An accurate test to calculate a woman's chance of getting breast cancer at any point in her life has been developed by scientists who call it a 'game-changer'.
The breakthrough enables GPs to use an online tool to predict a woman's risk, potentially decades in advance of symptoms. (more…) Read More
As part of efforts geared towards developing human capital in the West African power sector, the National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN), has commenced training of 80 electricity workers from the Liberia Electricity Company (LEC) on power generation, distribution and transmission.
The four-week programme organised by the West African Power Read More
National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has said that in line with its mandate of promoting and regulating Information Technology in Nigeria, is set to enforce compliance with the Public Internet Access (PIA) Regulation, issued pursuant to Section 6 of the NITDA Act 2007. (more…) Read More
The move follows a US ban on supplying components and equipment to China’s aspirant DRAM maker Fujian Jin Hua.
Two US Senators and two Congressnen from both main parties have introduced the bill which would require the president to ban the export of U.S. components to any Chinese telecommunications company that Read More
Bristol has one of the strongest talent bases in the U.K. for digital signal processing, with many highly-skilled and experienced engineers,” says CEVA CEO Gideonn Wertheizer, “this new team will allow us to better address the growing demand for our portfolio of leading-edge signal processing IPs. (more…) Read More
The Federal Government said it was worrisome to note that substandard power equipment like transformers and meters were being imported into Nigeria despite the presence of regulators at the ports. (more…) Read More
A satellite system completed this month will be able to track all planes in the future, its makers have said.
The newly deployed network would allow all planes to be tracked in real time and give air traffic controllers visualisations of where they are at all times. (more…) Read More
The re:MARS conference, which stands for machine learning, automation, robotics and space, is slated to take place at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas on June 4th through the 7th. (more…) Read More
Managing director and chief executive officer of Arit of Africa, an information communications and technology (ICT) firms in Nigeria, Ronke Okeremi, has revealed why financial data of banks is the most prone to cyber-attacks in the world. She said financial data is the most attractive and hence financial institutions are Read More
The Nigerian Society of Engineers, NSE, is the umbrella body for engineering profession in the country. It has over 50,000 members in its register. Nearly half of the figure may be considered active. The body is a legal entity registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission. However, the activities of engineers Read More