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Nigerians are ‘buying more personal computing devices’ 

Nigeria recorded strong year-on-year growth in by Q2 2018 in demand for personal computing devices (PCD) ranging from desktops, notebooks, workstations and tablets according to International Data Corporation (IDC). Nigeria is one of the countries that defied the fall in shipments recorded in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) where the global technology research and […]

Nigerian telecoms regulator: Why Digital Economy Unit was created

Toshiba, Sharp to share PC business

Toshiba says it is ready to transfer 80.1 percent of its shares in the personal computer business to Sharp due to the financial condition of Toshiba Client Solutions. The Japanese multinational company announced that will transfer 80.1% of the outstanding shares of Toshiba Client Solutions Co., Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary in the personal computer […]

Nigerian telecoms regulator: Why Digital Economy Unit was created

IDC: African PC market outlook brighten amid ‘uncertainty’ over Nigeria

The African PC market posted its third successive quarter of year-on-year growth in Q4 2014, but uncertainty hangs over Nigeria over local currency fluctuation and upcoming elections, according to International Data Corporation (IDC). The top three vendor rankings in terms of PC market share remained unchanged for the sixth consecutive quarter with HP in lead […]

Nigerian telecoms regulator: Why Digital Economy Unit was created

BSA: South Africa is software piracy capital of Africa

South Africa is the top software piracy destination in Africa with the commercial value of unlicensed software installed in the country peaking at $385 million in 2013, according to the global software industry watchdog. [blockquote right=”pull-right” cite=”Business Software Alliance”]The chief reason computer users around the world cite for not using unlicensed software is avoiding security threats […]

Nigerian telecoms regulator: Why Digital Economy Unit was created