Daily Archives: September 12, 2017

Starling Bank Launches Marketplace, Integrates With Itemised Receipt And Rewards Startup Flux

Marketplace banking — the idea that your bank will provide you with access to various third-party money-related apps and services within its own app — has long been championed by fintech startups, whilst upcoming Open Banking/PSD2 legislation in the U.K. and EU, respectively, will make third-party app integration an inevitable reality. That’s seeing a number of challenger banks skating to ...

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Facebook Has Pulled Instant Articles off Messenger

While Facebook prepares to offer readers a way to subscribe and pay for news directly from inside its app, the social network continues to tinker with how it presents publishers’ content elsewhere. In the latest development, TechCrunch has learned and confirmed that Facebook has removed Instant Articles — Facebook’s self-hosted, faster-loading article format for mobile — from Messenger. “As we continue to refine ...

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ASUS ZenBook Flip 14 Specs and Price

ASUS ZenBook Flip 14 is an elegant, portable hybrid that promises users impressive performance and gaming experience. Dubbed the ‘world’s thinnest 2-in-1 laptop with discrete graphics,’ the ASUS ZenBook Flip 14 packs latest Intel Core i processor (Kaby Lake Refresh family), NVIDIA graphics, and a solid state drive. Where to Buy ASUS ZenBook Flip 14 Jumia Nigeria – See Offers | ...

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The Rise of Cybercrime As a Service

Whenever the term ‘cybercrime as a service’ is mentioned, people look confused, not understanding the gravity of the negative impact caused by this service. Cybercrime has for a very long time been a disturbing phenomenon that has cause a lot of disruption and damage in the cyberspace. The reality is that the internet is taking over the world and almost ...

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India to Finance Nigeria’s Solar-Based Digital Connectivity Project

India has promised to finance a solar based digital connectivity project that would cover one thousand rural areas in Nigeria. Adebayo Shittu, Nigeria’s Minister of Communications disclosed this at the Indo-Africa ICT expo held in Lagos recently, where he stated that the Indian government has offered assistance in all areas of technology, as an effort to seek stronger ties with ...

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SystemSpecs Reinforces Indigenous Outlook, Ends Partnership With Infor

To consolidate its position as a fully indigenous brand, SystemSpecs, one of Africa’s leading financial technology firms, has announced the end of its role as Country Partner of the US-based enterprise software company, Infor. SystemSpecs and Systems Union, erstwhile owners of SunSystems before its acquisition by Infor in 2006, had partnered to provide leading corporate organisations across Nigeria with software ...

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