PayPal will Fully Accept Nigeria only when their US Allies has Ignored them

After waiting for a little over a decade, PayPal arrived Nigeria in 2014 – arrived Nigeria with a half-baked service. A service that does little than market foreign products to Nigerians and prevent Nigerians from marketing theirs. From the first day they stepped into the Nigerian Market, the intent was quite clear. To make maximum profit … Continue reading PayPal will Fully Accept Nigeria only when their US Allies has Ignored them

YouTube’s demonetization finally recognized; popular creators mad

YouTube (the behemoth video website and subsidiary of Google [GOOG]) has been the home for many of the world’s at-home entertainment for years. At its inception, YouTube was a simple video sharing website where people can host their video content on the web. The idea caught on eventually when the first ever viral videos made … Continue reading YouTube’s demonetization finally recognized; popular creators mad

BlackBerry Priv sales out

BlackBerry (BBRY) is a mobile company that has been failing miserably to keep up with relevance with competitors like Android and iPhone. Several months back, however, BlackBerry took the oath of “if you can’t be em’: join em’” and released the BlackBerry Priv: their first Android powered smartphone with classic BBM apps, and Android 5.0 … Continue reading BlackBerry Priv sales out

Google Invests In Mobvoi, Its Android Wear Partner In China

Google’s services are not available in China, but that isn’t stopping it from making a significant investment in a company based on Chinese soil. The U.S. search giant is backing Mobvoi, a three-year-old company specializing in mobile voice technology. The duo already have business ties. Mobvoi is the company that Google picked to bring Android … Continue reading Google Invests In Mobvoi, Its Android Wear Partner In China

New SAP Tool Aims To Fuse Content and Community With eCommerce

It’s often said that content is king, but in a typical marketing department you have a hodgepodge of content. That could include carefully-crafted web copy, blog entries and FAQs along with user-generated ratings and reviews. For many companies, at least some of this content is spread out across the site without any real connection between … Continue reading New SAP Tool Aims To Fuse Content and Community With eCommerce

Why growing businesses MUST embrace SMS Text Marketing – Especially in 2015

The shift from PC to Mobile is now in full swing. With “65% of all mobile phones sold being smartphones”, according to the June 2014 Ericsson Mobility Report, no longer is Mobile the future of communications, but rather the ‘present’, and the means by which information is consumed is now becoming more and more mobile. … Continue reading Why growing businesses MUST embrace SMS Text Marketing – Especially in 2015

Why Smart Businesses should embrace uniXclusive Discount Card Partnership Program

Let’s take your attention on the same-sex marriage legalized in the US away a little bit and bring it to a smarter move that can take your business to a new all-time high. uniXclusive has introduced a student discount card that allows students to acquire goods and services at a cheaper rate (less than what … Continue reading Why Smart Businesses should embrace uniXclusive Discount Card Partnership Program

Buy Cars Online: Konga Cars Brings Kia Motor to your Door Step

The Nigerian eCommerce giants Konga has taken another step to control the Nigerian online market and reign once more in the headlines.  The online mall has taken a few Nigerians by surprise when they announced recently that customers can now purchase Kia motors from their website. A special category has been specially created for this … Continue reading Buy Cars Online: Konga Cars Brings Kia Motor to your Door Step

#Apple Ordered to Pay $532.9 Million after losing Lawsuit over wireless Messaging

   #Apple has been Told to pay $532.9 Million for Breaching Gaming-Related   Patents     Infringement     A Federal Jury in Texas has ordered Apple to pay out just under $532.9 million in a patent infringement case brought by Smartflash LLC regarding technology that the company said iTunes used without permission. Apple had attempted to argue … Continue reading #Apple Ordered to Pay $532.9 Million after losing Lawsuit over wireless Messaging

India’s E-Commerce Giant Flipkart replenishes with a $700 million round

At the end of July, Flipkart (The largest E-commerce service in India) raised a massive $1 billion, and less than six months later the Indian e-commerce company is ending off the year with another $700 million round. The round includes money from existing investors DST Global, GIC, ICONIQ Capital and Tiger Global, and new backers … Continue reading India’s E-Commerce Giant Flipkart replenishes with a $700 million round

Facebook is dropping in Popularity with Teens Again, Study Shows

A new study by the research firm Frank N. Magid Associates shows that the popularity of Facebook for teenagers in the US between 13 and 17 have dropped down to 88%. The study had also found that a decline in popularity for all age groups has lowered to 90% this year, as opposed to the … Continue reading Facebook is dropping in Popularity with Teens Again, Study Shows

Instagram now bigger than Twitter with 300 Million Users

Instagram has reached over 300 million active users, a tremendous milestone for the company. Across the abundance of users, there are roughly about 70 million photos shared each day, accompanied by 2.5 billion “likes.” Since March, the active user count for Instagram has grown over 100 million. Quite fast and quite good indeed. This also … Continue reading Instagram now bigger than Twitter with 300 Million Users

Products Prices on Konga e-Commerce Store will ‘fall yakata’ starting today

How many good times have you had shopping online? Well, Nigerian leading eCommerce store, Konga has an interesting offer in place – with over 70% discount and free shipping on orders above N5,000, shopping can’t be any funner. Konga Yakata sales day(s) is a number of days set aside by the company to market products … Continue reading Products Prices on Konga e-Commerce Store will ‘fall yakata’ starting today

Why Apple CEO Tim Cook’s open ‘gay’ confession matters to the world

Last week the CEO of Apple Tim Cook wrote a public essay for Bloomberg Businessweek, in which he proudly proclaim that he considers “being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.” The essay has attracted mix reaction from media, customers & fans alike. Hence, EwtNet has taken to the tab once more to analyze how … Continue reading Why Apple CEO Tim Cook’s open ‘gay’ confession matters to the world

Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals he is Gay on Bloomberg Business Week

Today the CEO of Apple Tim Cook wrote a long essay on Bloomberg Business Week magazine in which he proclaim that he considers “being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.” Below is an extract from Bloomberg Business Week published on the 30 October, 2014. Throughout my professional life, I’ve tried to maintain a basic level … Continue reading Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals he is Gay on Bloomberg Business Week

“Apple Pay Reached 1M Cards Users In 72 Hours”, Said Apple CEO Tim Cook

This evening at a Wall Street Journal technology conference, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that in its first 72 hours, Apple Pay activated 1 million cards. That figure indicates that Apple Pay is picking up traction outside of the technology, early-adopter set. Apple Pay competes with rival offerings from Google, among others, alongside traditional payment … Continue reading “Apple Pay Reached 1M Cards Users In 72 Hours”, Said Apple CEO Tim Cook

Larry Page; the main man of Google; puts Sundar Pichai in control of more of Google’s products.

On Friday of last week, Google boss Larry Page sent out a memo to staff that Sundar Pichai – the man responsible for Android, Chrome, and Google Apps, will be taking on the responsibility of even more Google products. These products include Maps, Search, Research, Commerce, Ads, Infrastructure, and Google+. Page said that the move … Continue reading Larry Page; the main man of Google; puts Sundar Pichai in control of more of Google’s products.

Amazon Takes $170 Million Hit on Fire Phone

In case you didn’t know, here’s the crazy thing about Amazon: it isn’t really known for turning a profit. Just think about that for a second. The company that wants to sell you everything, get it to you by any means necessary and serves as the backbone for a considerable chunk of the internet doesn’t … Continue reading Amazon Takes $170 Million Hit on Fire Phone

Roughly 1,000 Transactions Made with Apple Pay Were Logged Twice in Customer Accounts

Some Bank of America customers have been double-charged for purchases made with Apple Pay, the payment system Apple launched on Monday. Roughly 1,000 transactions made with Apple Pay were logged twice in customer accounts, said Tara Burke, a spokeswoman with Bank of America, which is one of the largest U.S. banks and was an Apple … Continue reading Roughly 1,000 Transactions Made with Apple Pay Were Logged Twice in Customer Accounts