Flora* met Dan* mid last year on Instagram and they both kicked it off responding to each other’s stories and sending occasional chats. A three-week workshop, followed by an internship at his organisation in June last year was the first time they would meet physically. While a relationship has yet to blossom and there has […]
When we spoke with web founder, Sir Tim Berners-Lee in 2019 about the future of the web, he said, “I don’t know which way we’ll go because I don’t know if we’ll be able to focus and iron out all the bumps.” Not only are there a lot of bumps to iron out regarding how […]
Infodemic. It is the new term the World Health Organisation (WHO) has coined to describe the spread of misinformation that is spiralling out of control as the coronavirus pandemic which has since spread across the globe from Wuhan, China. And social media is the alarmist. WhatApp broadcasts, Facebook groups, memes taken a bit too seriously, […]
Until 2017, Charles had never been outside Nigeria. Today, he is studying in Uganda. What have his tech experiences been?
Hint: Social media taxes and a ban on porn
Are networking events going to become obsolete? Or will personal connections become more important the more we defer to technology to handle daily routines?
He enjoyed Tiwa Savage’s “49-99” and did an impressive zanku. But Jack Dorsey’s visit in November was about one thing: increasing the number of Nigerians on his app. Perhaps, for good reason. Twitter has become the place to ‘shoot your shot’ and score a job. Dara Oladosu, creator of the ‘Quoted Replies’ bot, was one […]