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IBM Earnings Show How Difficult Transformation To Cloud Really Is

IBM Earnings Show How Difficult Transformation To Cloud Really Is

Last week, it was reported that IBM’s most recent quarterly update was as bad as the former. This, unfortunately, for IBM is the 10th straight quarter of falling revenue, representative that maybe something’s not quite right. IBM’s earnings perhaps illustrate the challenge they face as they transform themselves into a cloud-centric company. This is perhaps a deep

Microsoft announces new Office 365 business plans

Microsoft today announced three new Office 365 plans for small and mid-size businesses, namely Office 365 Business, Office 365 Business Essentials, and Office 365 Business Premium. The Office 365 Business package will feature the full Office applications, including Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Publisher and OneDrive for Business cloud storage, which makes it easy to

WhoGoHost offers web domain and hosting discounts this October

As part of the Nigeria Independence Anniversary celebrations, leading web hosting company in Nigeria, WhoGoHost is offering up to N300 off any of its web domain and web hosting services throughout the month of October. Customers who want to make .ng,, and domain registrations during this month can use the coupon code “dotNGOct2014″ to

Google unveils Drive for Education with free, unlimited storage

Google has unveiled ‘Drive for Education’, an academic version of its online storage solution which boasts unlimited storage and support for individual files up to 5TB in size and automatic encryption. According to Ben Schrom, Project Manager for Google Apps for Education, “Every file uploaded to Google Drive is encrypted, not only from your device to Google

Google Introduces New HDMI Streaming Solution For TV’s Called “ChromeCast”

Google recently introduced “Chromecast”, a 2-inch HDMI USB dongle that mirrors content played nearby on a smartphone or tablet/PC. The device streams the content from the cloud direct to the dongle when you activate mirroring on a Chromecast-compatible service like YouTube or Netflix. The device also has a “Cast” button that allows users to push


Microsoft Partners With TechLoy To Giveaway Office 2013

Since Microsoft announced the availability of Office 2013 in Nigeria, we’ve been looking for ways to show our support for the company’s latest Office suite of products for Windows users. That’s why we’re launching the Office 2013 giveaway, in collaboration with Microsoft, in order to give our readers the chance to experience how working seamlessly in the cloud as well as offline can add value and increase productivity in their lives and businesses.