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[BRANDS] #PHABLETS: SAMSUNG IS TEASING A NEW MOBILE PHONE WITH 6GIG RAM. CHECK OUT THE SPEC:

Enters; the Samsung Galaxy C9. ​Network: GSM/HSPA/LTE SIM: Dual Sim(Nano Sim/ Standby Sim) Display: 6.0 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours Resolution: 1080×1920 pixels(367 ppi pixel density) OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 CPU: Octa-core (4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4×1.4 GHz Cortex-A53) GPU : Adreno 510 Card slot: microSD, up to… Continue reading [BRANDS] #PHABLETS: SAMSUNG IS TEASING A NEW MOBILE PHONE WITH 6GIG RAM. CHECK OUT THE SPEC:

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[BRANDS]#MUMBAI: AIRTEL, BAJAJ, HDFC BANK RATED TOP BRANDS IN INDIA.

​The third annual ‘BrandZ Top 50 Most Valuable Indian Brands’ rankings study by WPP and Kantar Millward Brown has just been released.  According to the report, the total value of India’s most valuable brands has risen by 30 per cent over the last three years, with the Top 50 brands now worth $90.5 billion; HDFC… Continue reading [BRANDS]#MUMBAI: AIRTEL, BAJAJ, HDFC BANK RATED TOP BRANDS IN INDIA.

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[LEVELS] #FINE: APPLE JUST PAID $118MILLION TAX EVASION FINE TO JAPANESE GOVERNMENT.

Barely 24hours after Local authorities in Japan  ordered Apple to pay 12 billion yen ($118m) in taxes for allegedly underreporting earnings that were sent to a business unit in Ireland, an Apple business unit has since paid the amount, according to local broadcaster NHK . It is understood that the Tokyo Regional Taxation Bureau determined… Continue reading [LEVELS] #FINE: APPLE JUST PAID $118MILLION TAX EVASION FINE TO JAPANESE GOVERNMENT.

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[BRANDS] #FINE: APPLE JUST GOT SLAMMED $118MILLION FOR TAX EVASION IN JAPAN.

​Still basking in the success of its sold out pre-order sales of its flagship iphone 7, reports have confirmed that Tokyo authorities just imposed a back tax of $118 million on an Apple subsidiary over money transfers to Ireland, reports said Friday, as the IT giant’s tax payments come under global scrutiny. The Tokyo Regional… Continue reading [BRANDS] #FINE: APPLE JUST GOT SLAMMED $118MILLION FOR TAX EVASION IN JAPAN.

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[TELECOMMS] #FINES: NCC MAY SANCTION GLOBACOM ON INTERCONNECT VIOLATIONS. READ:

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to sanction Globacom for not adhering to the 10 percent threshold for interconnect traffic by telecom companies even as it says it has discovered 41 fake and unlicensed service providers operating in the country’s telecommunications industry. This is contained in the organisation’s 2016 Q1 Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Report… Continue reading [TELECOMMS] #FINES: NCC MAY SANCTION GLOBACOM ON INTERCONNECT VIOLATIONS. READ:

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[BRAND FAILS]#HOTNOTE: IT’S OFFICIAL; SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 7 BATTERY EXPLOSION IS THE WORST BRAND CALAMITY YET.

After a successful Rio 2016 Olympics outing graced by brilliant brand strategies and advertising, we seriously think Samsung Galaxy “HOT” note 7 batteries are burning out! Few days back on the Brand radio blog, we announced that Samsung is recalling all defective Samsung Galaxy note 7 phablets following a report by a man whose SUV caught… Continue reading [BRAND FAILS]#HOTNOTE: IT’S OFFICIAL; SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 7 BATTERY EXPLOSION IS THE WORST BRAND CALAMITY YET.

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[BREAKING!] #OOPS: SAMSUNG IS RECALLING ALL GALAXY 7 NOTES. FIND OUT WHY:

Shortly after a successful campaign at the Rio 2016 Olympics, Samsung is recalling millions of the new Galaxy Note 7 worldwide over battery problem. Reports have it that the devices can catch fire while charging. The Note 7 was unveiled just a month ago, and arch rival Apple (AAPL, Tech30) is expected toshow off its… Continue reading [BREAKING!] #OOPS: SAMSUNG IS RECALLING ALL GALAXY 7 NOTES. FIND OUT WHY:

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[BRANDS] #ENEWS: CREAM IS THE NEW PROJECT BY D’BANJ FOR NIGERIAN CREATIVES AS MTN DROPS TIWA SAVAGE & DON JAZZY AS BRAND AMBASSADORS. READ:

CREAM is the new big thing D’banj is offering his followers. The ‘CREAM’ stands for Creative, Reality, Entertainment, Arts, Music – a platform that will provide creative minds the opportunity to live their dreams of showcasing their talent to the world. This is not the first time D’banj is engaging with other businesses aside music.… Continue reading [BRANDS] #ENEWS: CREAM IS THE NEW PROJECT BY D’BANJ FOR NIGERIAN CREATIVES AS MTN DROPS TIWA SAVAGE & DON JAZZY AS BRAND AMBASSADORS. READ:

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[BRANDS] #BREAKING: APPLE IPHONE 7 IS COMING.

Earlier this year apple had into its cuffers Gliimpse-a healthcare startup (founded by Anil Sethi and Karthik Hariharan in 2003 who said his sister’s battle with cancer coupled with unavailability of concise online health records data. The startup curates people’s health data from labs, health centers and pharmacies-with user’s permission and later converts these informations into… Continue reading [BRANDS] #BREAKING: APPLE IPHONE 7 IS COMING.

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[BRANDS] #TELECOMMS: INTERC LAUNCHES 4G LTE NETWORK IN NIGERIA.

​Another telecommunications firm in the country, InterC Network has rolled out the 4G Long-Term Evolution service. The first to do so was ntel which bought off Nigeria Telecommunications Company-Nitel At the unveiling in Lagos, the company spelt out its brand promise and determination to give Internet users a better experience in Nigeria. In the first… Continue reading [BRANDS] #TELECOMMS: INTERC LAUNCHES 4G LTE NETWORK IN NIGERIA.

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[BRANDWEEK REPORT]#BANKING: ALIKO DANGOTE LAUNCHES SUNTRUST BANK.

​SunTrust Bank is the first regional bank to receive a new license by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) since 2001 and the first full-fledged financial technology bank in Nigeria.  The Bank is the first commercial bank that runs minimal branches and focuses on electronic channels by offering telephone, mobile and internet banking services. According… Continue reading [BRANDWEEK REPORT]#BANKING: ALIKO DANGOTE LAUNCHES SUNTRUST BANK.

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[CONSUMER] #FORUM: NIGERIANS ARE NOT SATISFIED WITH GLOBACOM NETWORK. READ ARTICLE:

Earlier this year, Globacom communications network was announced to have acquired the largest internet subscription user base.  To add more value for their customers Glo introduced ‘data overload’ which was a bundle that comes with more data at a more cheaper price just to rival Airtel’s lavish data plan. However, we feel Glo may be… Continue reading [CONSUMER] #FORUM: NIGERIANS ARE NOT SATISFIED WITH GLOBACOM NETWORK. READ ARTICLE: