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Google Hangouts gets new home on the Web

Google Hangouts gets new home on the Web

While Hangouts has been available as an app for Android and iOS, accessing the messaging service on Desktop would require having the Chrome web browser installed to find it within Google+ or GMail. Just like Facebook has done with Messenger, Google has launched a new way to use Hangouts today, giving it a nice refresh.


Deal Alert: This Coupon Lets You Register Your .COM Domain For Just N1,650 At DomainKing

DomainKing, a leading Global Domain Name Registration & Web Hosting provider, is giving away a special discount on Domain Name Registration to all TechLoy readers till 31st July, 2015. If you’re a TechLoy reader and are looking to launch a new blog or website, you can take advantage of this opportunity by registering a .COM

BBC is archiving its pages removed from Google’s response to Europe’s “right to be forgotten law”

In a bid to remain transparent to license fee payers, the BBC has created a dedicated portal to archive links affected on Google search following the search giant’s obligatory response to Europe’s “right to be forgotten law.” Though the links will no longer be available on Google search, the BBC thinks it needs to cache

Facebook users can now integrate OpenPGP keys on their profile for better email security

Facebook has today open a new experimental encryption feature that allows users list their OpenPGP keys directly on their profile for better email security. The feature only available on desktop enables end-to-end notification email encryption from the company to your email accounts. So when you list your OpenPGP keys on your profile and switch on


Mobile Phones And Fashion Items To Lead Gifts This Shopping Season, Says JUMIA

As Nigerians gear up for gift-giving associated with the December shopping season, the socio-economic trends may or may not affect the Nigerian shopping behaviour, as a rise in sales on these online shopping sites are expected, with mobile phones and fashion items likely the most popular gift items this season.


Online Marketing Essentials for Every Startup

“Consumers Will Punish Brands that Fail to Respond on Twitter Quickly.” Startups are often in need of cash and time, and overwhelmed with tasks. They cannot carry out every marketing activity in the book, and certainly don’t have the finances to spend all the money they want. But they still need to do marketing. How? Adapted

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, .com.ng, .org.ng and .name.ng domain registrations during this month can use the coupon code “dotNGOct2014” to