Facebook is losing two top executives after the company’s privacy pivot

Posted by E.L.E.X on March 15 2019

Facebook is losing two of its top executives, Chris Cox and Chris Daniels, who served as the company’s chief product officer and the head of WhatsApp, respectively. The departures come just a week after Facebook…

Kylie Beats Facebook CEO, Zuckerberg To Become The Youngest Self-Made Billionaire Ever

Posted by E.L.E.X on March 05 2019

The youngest member of the Kardashian-Jenner American reality TV family, Kylie Jenner, has become the world’s youngest billionaire at the age of just 21.She was on Tuesday admitted to the “nine-zero” fortune club by Forbes.…

CODEMINT: Final Year Project Research Topics And Materials Repository In Nigeria

Posted by E.L.E.X on March 04 2019

Graduating from a tertiary institution is one of the most exciting events in one’s life.However, before you are qualified to be called a graduate, you must fulfill the final part of your study requirements, which…

Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 25 2019

Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and create something awesome. If you're just getting started…

Samsung Galaxy Folding phone features, screen, size, announcement

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 21 2019

Samsung’s foldable phone is the Galaxy Fold, available April 26th starting at $1,980Samsung first teased its foldable phone back in November, and at the company’s Galaxy Unpacked event yesterday, it further detailed its foldable…

Learn to Code: Choosing Your First Programming Language

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 21 2019

There's been a lot of chatter about the need for developers recently, including the strong job prospects and the utility of developers in almost every industry. But for those interested in getting started, knowing the…

19 Types of Developers Explained

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 21 2019

The software development landscape changes constantly. New areas of specialization, technologies, and methodologies pop into existence every few months, forged by the relentless innovation of the software industry. With it, terms to describe specialized types…

I Want to Learn Programming but I Don’t Know where to Start

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 20 2019

Personally, as a web developer, a lot of people keep asking me this question: Which programming language should I learn if I'm new?

Intro to Computer Science Terminology

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 20 2019

Computer Science A complex definition: Computer Science is the study of information technology, processes, and their interactions with the world. A simple definition: Computer Science is the study of using computers to solve problems. Computer…

For Nigeria’s Young Working Population, the Future Of Work Is All About Flexibility

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 20 2019

A Brave New World Of WorkOver the course of my five-year career, I have been unable to get my father to understand that in doing my work, I am not just “pressing laptop”. “Why did…

Cybersecurity Plays Catch-up as Tech Expands to New Sectors

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 20 2019

There’s an email in my Yahoo inbox from a man named John. John, who has addressed me as a “dear friend”, wants me to fill out an attached questionnaire because he is “working on a…

Yorlang is Proof Yoruba and Other Nigerian Languages Can Evolve with Technology

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 20 2019

A programming language isn’t something ordinarily considered capable of making a cultural statement. But Anuoluwapo Karounwi has done just that with Yorlang, a programming language designed to write small programs using Yoruba, a language native…

3 years of Computer Science in 8 minutes

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 15 2019

The video below is a brief overview of Computer Science

Fintech 2.0 Innovation Showcase: Making Payments Using Just your Mobile Number

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 15 2019

CIO, Softcom, Tomi Amao, says they wanted to create a financial solution that captured a much larger audience using a tool that is available to almost 100 million Nigerians – a mobile phone number. And…

Fisayo Fosudo’s YouTube Channel Makes Money, But Not From YouTube Alone

Posted by E.L.E.X on February 15 2019

In May 2016, Fisayo Fosudo did three things he had never done before. He took an Uber ride, filmed a conversation with the driver and published the video on YouTube. Inspired by that first video,…