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Meet The 5 African Startups To Pitch At MWA2015 App Developer Competition

Meet The 5 African Startups To Pitch At MWA2015 App Developer Competition

Finalists have been selected to participate at the Mobile West Africa 2015 App Developer Competition, which would take place towards the end of the 2nd conference day of the Mobile West Africa event in Lagos, next week.

A movie scene in the upcoming movie titled, Hitch, produced by ROK Studios. Image courtesy: ROK Studios/Facebook

SceneFlix Launches Africa’s Premier Cinema App on Android & iPhone

Movie lovers need not miss their favorite movies any longer as Africa’s premier cinema app, SceneFlix today announced its launch on Android & iOS platforms. Sceneflix, in a bid to bring the cinema closer to movie lovers, through their mobile phones, has introduced a first of its kind, mobile application, which will enable its users

Sony Cancels Movie “The Interview”

  ”The Guardians of Peace”  are a group of hackers claiming credit for the recent attacks on Sony. The attack which started in Late November when the company’s system were shut down worldwide, has over the past few weeks witnessed the release of stolen Sony data, including the emails of top executives. Those emails have


iROKOtv Could Become A Billion Dollar Company By 2020 – Jason Njoku

Editor’s Note: This article written by Jason Njoku, which first appeared on his blog and republished here with his permission, highlights the major milestones of iROKOtv’s third year of digitising entertainment content for African Internet consumers, as it plans to become a billion dollar company by the year 2020. Jason Njoku is the co-founder and CEO of iROKOtv.


ChopUp’s Latest Game, Sambisa Assault Lets You Take Out The Terrorists

Mobile gaming platform, ChopUp Games has announced the release of a new game, Sambisa Assault. ChopUp games,of Danfo Reloaded and Pledge51 game fame, has given us a sneak peak at the Sambisa Assault. In this game, your task is simple. Take out the terrorists. Watch the game trailer: The title was inspired by the Chibok

Game consoles are the most widely used video streaming devices in US – report

According to a report by Dallas-based market research firm, Parks Associates, video game consoles have become the leading device category for video streaming app use. The report, which surveyed 10,000 American homes in early 2014, found that 44 per cent of broadband-using respondents considered a game console as their “primary connected” device for accessing non-gaming Internet