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A couple of weeks ago my colleague mentioned “Benjamin Franklin Effect” and I was super curious. I mean what other effect can Benjamin Franklin have after been one of the Founding Father’s of the USA, an inventor and the bald man on the 100 dollar bill. As such, I decided to do a little research …

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Cyber-security firms ESET and Dragos have unearthed a new malware that can disrupt power grids leading to blackouts for days. The malware has been named Industroyer by ESET, while Dragos has termed it as CrashOverride in their respective analyses. Whatever be the name, the malware is seen as the biggest threat to appear after Stuxnet …

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Hubrif is an online video platform for filmmakers and audiences of short African films. Built and designed by filmmakers themselves,  the platform not only allows viewers to search for, and watch, their favourite short African movies, it also opportunes filmmakers to publish their movies and gain exposure to the right audience. Co-founded by Tobi Ogunwande (CEO), Ayodeji …

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Big Machine Label Group (BMLG) announced yesterday that Nigerian founded startup, PublicVine, will be the technology provider powering BMLG’s branded streaming media platform, Big Machine TV–the first label-operated streaming media platform is paving the way for a shift in the music industry. By choosing PublicVine as its platform-as-a-service (“PaaS”) technology provider, BMLG has launched a …

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The oldest of the Nigerian family of prodigies dubbed the “smartest family in Britain”, Anne-Marie Imafidon is a computing, mathematics and language child prodigy. For her exceptional excellence and outstanding service to her young women and STEM industries, Anne-Marie was named on 2017 New Years Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) Honours List …

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