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Facebook rolls out video service worldwide

Facebook rolls out video service worldwide

Facebook on Wednesday said it is rolling out globally its Watch video service, which has already been available in the United States for more...
Nissan produces first electric cars targeting Chinese market

Nissan produces first electric cars targeting Chinese market

Japan's Nissan has begun producing its first electric car aimed at China, according to media reports. Working with a Chinese partner, Nissan is making a...
How talking machines are taking call centre jobs

How talking machines and bots are taking over call centre jobs

The biggest threat to jobs might not be physical robots, but intelligent software agents that can understand our questions and speak to us, integrating...

Power distributors owe NERC, NBET, TCN N205.51bn

Power distribution companies are not only indebted to their counterparts in the electricity generation arm of the sector, they also owe service providers a...

Apple Could Remove 3D Touch From New iPhone

Apple Could Remove 3D Touch From New iPhones Apple made a huge deal about 3D Touch when it came to the iPhone in 2015. Now,...
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Spectranet relaunches website, unveils mobile app

Leading internet services provider, Spectranet 4GLTE has announced the relaunch of its website and the unveiling of Spectranet Mobile app to simplify and offer...

Fight Between DSTV And Federal Government Explained

Fight Between DSTV And Federal Government Explained The Federal Government, represented by the Consumer Protection Council (CPC) and Multichoice (or DSTV, if you would) have...
Harman Kardon Announces A $700 Google Assistant Speaker

Harman Kardon Announces A $700 Google Assistant Speaker

Harman Kardon Announces A $700 Google Assistant Speaker Harman Kardon is releasing a new smart speaker that’ll support Google Assistant called the Citation 500. It’ll be...
Multichoice appeals restriction on new subscription fees

Multichoice appeals restriction on new subscription fees

Multichoice Nigeria, owners of DStv and GOtv, says it has filed an appeal and stay of execution following an interim court order from the...

Electric Cars To Be Introduced Into Nigerian Market Next Year, Here’s The Details You...

2 years ago
Malik Ado-Ibrahim, who was the first African to lead the Formula 1 Team global race car competition in 1999, has revealed plans for his...

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...
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Snap Is Shutting Down Snapcash, Its Payment Service, On August 30th

Snap Is Shutting Down Snapcash, Its Payment Service, On August 30th If you don’t remember Snapcash, don’t worry — on August 30th, Snap will discontinue...

Drake and Ninja are playing Fortnite live on Twitch

1 year ago
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...

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...

Elon Musk deletes Facebook accounts for Tesla and SpaceX

1 year ago
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...

New HIV Antibody Vaccine Discovered

1 year ago
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...

Free Internet: IT Firm Launches Free Broadband To Lagos Residents

1 year ago
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...
Tech experts urge entrepreneurs

Tech experts urge entrepreneurs to develop problem solving contents

Tech experts have urged entrepreneurs in the digital space to create contents with the ability to solve problems and meeting the needs of their...

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

1 year ago
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...

Honda Accord named the North American Car of the Year

1 year ago
The 10th-generation Honda Accord edged out the Kia Stinger and Toyota Camry for the honor. DETROIT (AP) — Automotive journalists crowned the Honda Accord the North American...

Apple To Launch iPhone 8 In September

2 years 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...

Monarch is a new platform from surgical robot pioneer Frederic Moll

1 year ago
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...
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MAN DUMPS NEW RANGE ROVER IN SHOWROOM BECAUSE OF BAD CUSTOMER CARE

A customer who was driven round the bend by Land Rover has written a list of complaints on his £63,000 motor — and left...

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...
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5 Reasons To Buy The OnePlus 6 Over Apple’s iPhone X

  If you’re considering Apple’s expensive, $1000 iPhone X as your next smartphone then a just-below-premium Android phone probably isn’t on your radar. But the...

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...

The Massive Problem With Deadpool’s Mutant Powers

Deadpool's superpower is an accelerated healing factor that lets him survive almost any physical injury. In the first movie, he quickly recovers from broken...

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

1 year ago
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...

Rising repair costs trigger demand for rugged phones

2 years 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...

Samsung unveils the Galaxy S9/S9 Plus smartphones

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

FG Renames National Carrier From “Nigeria Airways” To “Nigeria Air”

FG Renames National Carrier From "Nigeria Airways" To "Nigeria Air" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QkfyarY5P0I The federal government has renamed Nigeria's national carrier from "Nigeria Airways" to "Nigeria Air" 15...
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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 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...

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...

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...

BMW set to turn your smartphone into your car key

1 year ago
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...
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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...

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...

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...

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...

Are you scared yet? Meet Norman, the psychopathic AI

Norman is an algorithm trained to understand pictures but, like its namesake Hitchcock's Norman Bates, it does not have an optimistic view of the...

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

1 year ago
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...
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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...

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...
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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,...

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...

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...

Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone Slated for Next Year: Report

Samsung plans to launch a foldable-screen smartphone early next year, according to a Wall Street Journal report, possibly priced at US$1,500. The company was making...

HTC is firing 25% of its staff to cut costs

Struggling smartphone maker HTC  continues to struggle. After offloading 2,000 engineers to Google as part of a $1.1 billion deal with the search giant, HTC is now laying...

Nigeria Internet users decrease in June – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says Internet users in the country decreased to 102,805,122 million in June from the 103,152,726 million recorded in May. The...