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Apple Apologises For Slowing Older iPhones Down

1 year ago
Apple has apologised after facing criticism for admitting it deliberately slows down some ageing iPhone models. The company now says it will replace batteries for...

Apple To Launch iPhone 8 In September

1 year ago
Frantic efforts are being made by Apple Inc. to release the latest Iphone 8 which is already being anticipated by millions of fans all...

Pennsylvania Woman Gets $284bn Electricity Bill

1 year ago
An electricity bill for more than $284bn (£212bn) left a woman in the US state of Pennsylvania stunned... until she found out the amount...

Rising repair costs trigger demand for rugged phones

1 year ago
The increasing cost of repairing a damaged smart phone may trigger demand for durable phones across the globe because the market for resilient smart...

Drake and Ninja are playing Fortnite live on Twitch

What do Drake, Ninja the professional esports player, Kim Dotcom, Travis Scott and NFL player JuJu Smith-Schuster have in common? They’re all playing Fortnite together right...

Android co-founder has a plan to cure our smartphone addiction

2 years ago
During a recent outing to a fancy restaurant, Andy Rubin spotted an all-too-familiar tableau: a couple on what seemed to be a first date...

Samsung unveils the Galaxy S9/S9 Plus smartphones

The annual ritual of smartphone launching by Apple and Samsung, the arch rivals in this kind of products, seems to be as predictable as...

BMW set to turn your smartphone into your car key

Just like CES has seen an influx of car manufacturers in recent years, MWC, too, is now a showcase for new in-car technology. Like...

Firm uncovers how attackers compromise companies’ software

2 years ago
Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered a backdoor planted in a server management software product used by hundreds of large businesses around the world. When activated,...

See The Top 5 Countries With The Fastest Internet In The World – 2017

1 year ago
In this technological era, where internet has become the most preferred medium of our everyday communication, have you ever wondered which countries provide the...

Elon Musk deletes Facebook accounts for Tesla and SpaceX

Elon Musk just nonchalantly erased Tesla and SpaceX from the world's most popular social media platform.   Calls to abandon Facebook (FB) have swirled all week...

Telecoms sector adds 1.3% to GDP in two years

2 years ago
NCC targets sector’s growth with Code of Corporate Governance Telecommunications sector contributed 1.3 per cent to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) between 2015 and now.According...

iPhone slow and batteries: What’s going on with Apple’s batteries, and how to get...

1 year ago
It was, for some people, the confirmation of what they'd known all along: iPhones were being secretly slowed down by Apple to make people...
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New iPhone Leak Exposes Apple’s Radical Design

Is this the breakthrough we needed? While we know Apple AAPL +0.6%will soon release three all-new iPhone X models and in very different sizes,...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Android Oreo Update Might Bring A Surprise

1 year ago
Android Oreo is coming soon for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. That alone is enough reason to get excited, but coming along in tow with the...

MUST READ: “It’s Time to Delete Facebook”, Is this the end of an era?

Over the past few days, there’s been a growing movement of people urging others to delete Facebook after it was claimed that millions of users’ data...

Consumers and mobile phones

1 year ago
The Consumers’ assembly team has had to highlight what it considers critical considerations in evaluating the contribution of innovation in critical consumer product sectors,...

Scientists Develop “Nanorobots” For Cancer Treatment

Chinese scientists said they have successfully created and tested the world’s first autonomous DNA nanorobots to combat cancer tumors, paving the way for revolutionary...

Blockchain will work in trucking — but only if these three things happen

Sometimes a buzzword gets so overhyped that it deserves some light-hearted mockery. That seems to be the case with “blockchain.” While it’s true that not...

Meet Woman Who Designed Nigeria’s First Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

1 year ago
Nkemdilim Anulika Ofodile is the Nigeria AirForce aerospace engineer who designed “Tsaigumi”, Nigeria’s first indigenous operational UAV (Unmanned aerial vehicle.) She has a PhD in...

Apple’s deep pockets could take on Netflix, Hollywood

2 years ago
The potential move of Apple into streaming video could reshape an industry which is already feeling the impact from new players like Netflix. While Apple...

Union laments FG’s inability to pay electricity workers disengaged 4 years ago

1 year ago
The National Union of Electricity Employees ( NUEE) on Monday cried out that up to 1,000 electricity workers disengaged from service four years ago...

Uber’s Kalanick says benchmark suit based on ‘a fabrication’

2 years ago
Uber Technologies Inc.’s co-founder Travis Kalanick fired back at investor Benchmark, saying its lawsuit seeking to oust him from the ride-hailing company’s board is...

Samsung Galaxy S9 arrives March 16 for $720 [See Features]

Samsung didn’t leave too much up to the imagination at Mobile World Congress this year. The hardware giant took a little wind out of...

Free Internet: IT Firm Launches Free Broadband To Lagos Residents

Swift Network, a telecommunications company, on Monday introduced a free broadband Wi-Fi service to Lagos residents, targeting 1,000 hotspots within the next six months. The...
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Intel’s ‘CEO Problem’ Is Its Board

Tech companies have been going through a lot of CEOs of late. Prior to its split, HP had a revolving door for CEOs with...

Monarch is a new platform from surgical robot pioneer Frederic Moll

Auris Health (née Auris Surgical Robots) has done a pretty good job flying under the radar, in spite of raising a massive amount of capital and...

Microsoft unveils new education package for schools in Nigerian

Microsoft Corporation, in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Education, Abuja, has introduced an educational framework for the digital transformation of primary and secondary...

Snapchat Stuck In Uncanny Valley Of AR Glasses

“Timing”, Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel  said cryptically when asked what the greatest threat was for Snap Inc. “I think the big risks are always the really...

Antivirus Apps For Android: Worthwhile Or Does Caution Suffice?

1 year ago
Google’s Android operating system is like a house with open doors. Unlike Apple's iOS platform, Android allows anyone to develop and distribute an app...

Few Reasons Why Bitcoin is a big deal for small businesses

In November 2013, a then 23-year-old named Adam Welsh walked into a Subway restaurant in Pennsylvania and bought a chicken bacon ranch sandwich; not...

New HIV Antibody Vaccine Discovered

Researchers said they have discovered an HIV antibody that can suppress the virus for nearly six months without additional treatment. The new study involved about...

Action Bronson Promises “Blue Chips 7000” Will Be Out In A Month

2 years ago
“I don’t give a fuck if I have to leak it myself,” Action Bronson told his audience at the Rolling Loud festival on Saturday. It...

Instagram launches “Data Download” tool to let you leave

Two weeks ago TechCrunch called on Instagram to build an equivalent to Facebook’s “Download Your Information feature so if you wanted to leave for another photo...

Microsoft signs its first renewable energy deal in Asia

As part of its goal to use more renewable energy in its datacenters, Microsoft  said it has entered an agreement with Singapore-based clean energy firm Sunseap. The...

Google Unveils First Gmail Redesign Since 2013 To Lure Businesses

Alphabet Inc’s Google on Wednesday unveiled its first Gmail redesign since 2013, capping what the company said was an expensive overhaul. It will include offline...

Apple announces group FaceTime that allows up to 32 people in 1 live video...

Apple has announced that it will be launching group FaceTime chats with iOS 12 that will be able to accommodate up to 32 participants. FaceTime...

Multichoice, DSTV/GOTV To Shut Down June 2019 (Read Details)

1 year ago
The Federal Government may have notified the management of MultiChoice DSTV/GOTV that their operations, in Nigeria, will come to an end in 2019 as...

This robo-bug can improvise its walk like a real insect

There are plenty of projects out there attempting to replicate the locomotion of insects, but one thing that computers and logic aren’t so good...

Opera launches a new mobile browser

Opera today announced a new mobile browser, Opera Touch, that shows that there’s still plenty of room for a competitor in the mobile browsing world....

Evidence Suggests PlayStation 5 Is Powered By AMD Ryzen Technology

The short version: there is strong evidence to suggest that Sony is tapping AMD's Zen CPU architecture for its next-generation PlayStation 5 console. A...

Google faces EU anti-trust fines over Android

The EU’s powerful anti-trust authority is set to decide in the coming weeks that Google unfairly punishes rivals of its Android mobile phone operating...

What you need to know about Twitter’s health crisis

It’s a testament to quite how control freaky and hermetically sealed to criticism the tech industry is that Twitter’s  CEO Jack Dorsey  went unscripted in front of his...

The 17-Year-Old Who Once Tweeted For Anonymous But Is Now Running His Own Cyber...

He is the 17-year-old CEO of a fast-growing cyber security company, but a few years ago Ryan Jackson could have chosen a very different...
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Apple Suddenly Makes iPhones $200 Cheaper

The iPhone is changing. Later this year, Apple AAPL +0.7% will launch three all-new iPhone X models and in three very different sizes. But...

Robots Replaces Humans In 25% Of China’s Ammunition Factories

1 year ago
CHINA has begun replacing the workers in its ammunition factories with robots. The move will reduce the number of accidents suffered by human workers,...
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How Adidas Plans To Bring 3D Printing To The Masses

  In retailers' hot pursuit for that magic trick to entice consumers on a mass scale, 3D printing has more or less come and gone as...

Iran-USA Nuclear Deal: Everything You Need To Know

Calling it "decaying and rotten," President Trump announced he is withdrawing the U.S. from the Iran nuclear deal and will be imposing more sanctions...

School Hackers Changed Grades And Tried To Get A Free Lunch

School districts around the U.S. are busy wrapping up their academic years. Some are also wrapping up other business, like criminal investigations into breaches...

Snapchat brings back chronological Stories feed for some

Snapchat has undone its controversial redesign’s most significant change in an update to some users today. A tab that shows Stories in reverse chronological order, replacing...
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