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PageOne Famous Birthday Today
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PageOne Famous Birthday Today

Tracy Chapman was born in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, on March 30, 1964.  She caught her big break in 1986, when a friend’s father introduced her to a manager at Elektra Records, and soon recorded Tracy Chapman (1988). The album’s most popular single, “Fast Car,” landed at No. 5 on […]

Foxconn Acquires Sharp for $3.5 Billion
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Foxconn Acquires Sharp for $3.5 Billion

Foxconn, the company that manage and operates all Apple, Samsung, HP production lines, has acquired Sharp for $3.5 billion. Touted by TechCrunch as the the largest overseas acquisition of a Japanese company, Foxconn has finally sealed the deal. Sharp had previously rejected the bid from Netwok Corp, a Japanese company […]

Is the Future of Cinemas Endangered?
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Is the Future of Cinemas Endangered?

Three weeks ago, the American cinema (perhaps the global theater) community woke up to a rude shock. Their daily butter and bread came under attack from a would-be disruption. Sean Park, another overtly ambitious tech entreprenuer, who founded Napster and worked at length with Mark Zukerberg on Facebook is on the prowl […]

Leave Mosanto Alone, Blame Nigeria
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Leave Mosanto Alone, Blame Nigeria

Nigeria’s news headlines are awash with stories of Mosanto bringing genetically modified, GM, cotton seeds to Nigeria. It is commendable that the media community is joining its voice alongside that of local activists and non-governmental organisations, NGOs, to block Mosanto and its GM cotton seeds out of Nigeria. Nigeria  does […]