Nokia Siemens Networks has praised Nigeria for its successful 10-year GMS roll-out. Nokia Siemens sees Nigeria as one of the fastest emerging and strategic markets in the world.
“Nigeria has the largest population in Africa and is quite advanced in terms of telecoms,” says Dimitri Diliani, Nokia Siemens Network Head of Africa region.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has sold 12% of his stake in the tech giant in a transaction worth over $1.3 billion.
According to a filing with the SEC, Ballmer has sold 49.3 million Microsoft shares over the last three days, bringing his total ownership to 358.9 million shares, or approximately 4.2% of the company. Essentially, he sold 12% of his shares at a price between $26 and $28.
Knowing that the media would notice such a large transaction, Ballmer posted a statement on Microsoft’s website, saying that he sold $1.3 billion in Microsoft shares for financial diversification and tax planning.
As news of Osama bin Laden's death made its way across the globe Sunday night, Internet traffic exploded.
Twitter: At the news event's peak, Twitter said that users were sending off more than 4,000 tweets per second. That makes the volume of tweets surrounding the event either the second or third-highest in Twitter's history.
That volume is on par with the 4,064 tweets-per-second peak of this year's Super Bowl, but still far short of the 6,939 tweets per second record set when Japan brought in the 2011 new year.
NAIROBI, Kenya, July 25, 2012/ -- Leading global telecommunications company, Bharti Airtel (‘Airtel’) (http://www.airtel.com) today announced a partnership with the largest e-learning provider in Africa – The Learning Resources Management Group – to provide an extensive e-learning program for Airtel employees across 17 African countries.
The implementation of this program signals a new dawn of staff development, reinforcing the telco’s commitment to nurture and develop local talent and groom its employees for leadership positions within the company.
If you recently purchased an iPad and plan to use it for serious schoolwork this year for the first time, you'll want to make sure it's loaded with all the apps you need to get through the semester: apps for taking notes, reading books and PDFs, organizing files, and staying in touch with your friends and family.