Tag Archives: Application

Update: Microsoft Reportedly Loses Bid To Acquire TikTok

According to Microsoft, its offer to buy the US operations of TikTok has been declined amid the September 15th deadline given by President Donald Trump for the popular  Chinese-owned app to sell or shut down due to national security threats. The Wall Street Journal reported Microsoft led the race to buy the video-sharing app from Chinese company ByteDance, and their failed bid paves…

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Trump Halts TikTok Ban, Gives App 6 Weeks To Sell Itself To US Company

After days of whiplash over the future of TikTok, President Donald Trump has said that he would allow the popular Chinese-owned video app to sell its US operations to an American company. According to local reports, the President on Monday gave the social media company 6 weeks ultimatum or it would be “out of business” otherwise, and that…

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OB Crush: Adetayo Bamiduro, Co-Founder Of MAX.ng

The co-founder of MAX.ng, Adetayo Bamiduro is our OB Crush this week. The techprenuer is one of the talented minds solving logistics problem in the metropolitan city of Lagos through his e-platform, Metro Africa Express. Along with his friend Chinedu Azodoh, the MIT Sloan alums, started MAX.ng (Metro Africa Express) in 2015, as a logistics company providing swift and…

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OB Crush: Meet Chukwunonso Arinze, The Nigerian Facilitating Easy Monetary Transactions Across African Borders

For this week, OB Crush, we spotlight a dynamic Nigerian in the diaspora making an impact both in Nigeria and globally. By now we all know about the hassle of sending and/or receiving money from outside the shores of Nigeria, the daunting process of filling of different forms, delay of response, charges for each transaction…

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