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Breaking: Galaxy Fold review unit phones (literally)

Breaking: Galaxy Fold review unit phones (literally)

1 day ago
Right this minute it would appear that Samsung is in the middle of a PR nightmare. The Samsung Galaxy Fold was given to a...
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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...
iOS 13 could feature dark mode and interface updates

iOS 13 could feature dark mode and interface updates

4 days ago
According to a report from 9to5mac’s Guilherme Rambo, the next major version of iOS for the iPhone and iPad will present many new features, such...
Microsoft Surface Buds could see Cortana challenge AirPods

Microsoft Surface Buds could see Cortana challenge AirPods

4 days ago
Microsoft is reportedly preparing to take on Apple’s AirPods with some smart wireless earbuds of its own, joining the line-up alongside the Surface Headphones....
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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...
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...
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Facebook will not remove fake news – but will ‘demote’ it

Facebook says it will not remove fake news from its platform because it does not violate its community standards. The social network is currently running...
Researchers 3D print first human heart with patient’s own biomaterial

Researchers 3D print first human heart with patient’s own biomaterial

3 days ago
Researchers from Tel Aviv University have made a significant breakthrough in medicine. The team has successfully 3D printed the world’s first 3D vascularized heart...

Airtel commends NCC over call-masking sanctions

1 year ago
The Managing Director of Airtel Nigeria Limited, Mr. Segun Ogunsanya, has commended the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof. Umar Garba...
Anker Roav Bolt Review: An easy Google Assistant upgrade for your car

Anker Roav Bolt Review: An easy Google Assistant upgrade for your car

1 day ago
EDITORS' RATING: 8/10 PROS Fast and simple installation Can hear Google Assistant knows when to stop pestering you Affordable CONS Some commands aren't recognized iPhone users...
Kia Motors

KIA Begins Prepaid Maintenance Package Nationwide

Kia Motors has promised to offer customers around the world a singular style of service designed after its service philosophy called, ‘Promise to Care.’...
Nigeria’s internet users hit 103.6 million in July

Nigeria’s internet users hit 103.6 million in July

Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to 103.6 million in July, the Nigerian Communications Commission has said. The NCC disclosed this on Wednesday in its...
Microsoft Surface Book review

Microsoft Surface Book review

OUR VERDICT While the Surface Book brings many technological innovations to the laptop space, its greatest strength is that it's just an all-around terrific device. FOR ...
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...

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...
Apple to release three new iphone models in 2019

Apple to release three new iphone models in 2019

Apple Inc. is planning to release three new iPhone models again this fall, including a successor to the struggling XR, the lower priced 2018...
spectranet

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...
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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...

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...

Samsung teases foldable smartphone launch for later this year

Samsung is planning to launch a foldable smartphone later this year. CNBC reports that Samsung CEO DJ Koh hinted the device could be unveiled...

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...
NCC threatens to shut down illegal broadcast stations over piracy

NCC threatens to shut down illegal broadcast stations over piracy

Officals of the Nigerian Copyrights Commission (NCC) have threatened to shut down ABG Communications and QQTV Digital Satellite Station for piracy and illegal broadcast...
Nigerian doctor uses ‘improvised incubator’ to save premature baby

Nigerian doctor uses ‘improvised incubator’ to save premature baby

A medical doctor, Chibuike Joseph Chukwudum has saved a premature baby using an improved incubator he created himself. The heroic action was reported on twitter...

MoviePass update removes ‘unused’ location requests from iOS app

1 year ago
MoviePass  has issued an update for its iOS app that removes “unused app location capability,” apparently a response to widespread concern after the company’s CEO said:...

Google changes its doodle to honor Nigeria’s Independence Day

Google Search honors Nigeria as she celebrates her 58th birthday today by changing its doodle. Nigeria's Independence Day is an official national holiday in Nigeria,...
Apple MacBook Pro 15in vs Dell XPS 15: Clash of the titans

Apple MacBook Pro 15in vs Dell XPS 15: Clash of the titans

1 week ago
Verdict The two biggest business notebooks (figuratively and literally) are neck and neck in terms of performance, but the extortionate price of the MacBook Pro...
Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review

  OUR VERDICT Has Microsoft at last crafted a tablet that can reasonably, without considerable compromise, replace your laptop? Short of going back to the drawing...
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...

Scientists warn that the earth could diminish by 2030 due to rising climate change

The world’s leading climate scientists have warned in  a new report that there is only 12 years for global warming to be kept to...

Twitter Clamps Down On “Abusive” Accounts

Social medium, Twitter has announced that it is ready to suspenf accounts that “evaded suspension” in the past. The accounts affected are accounts that were...
How Thieves Bypass Modern Vehicle Security And How To Prevent Them

How Thieves Bypass Modern Vehicle Security And How To Prevent Them

3 weeks ago
Technology is rapidly changing to prevent vehicle break-ins, but what techniques are thieves evolving in response? And what can car owners do to guard...
Tech billionaire returns to China after US arrest

Tech billionaire returns to China after US arrest

Tech billionaire and JD.com founder Richard Liu has returned to China, the company said Monday, following a brief arrest in the US over allegations...

HBO offers $250,000 as ‘bounty payment’ to #GameOfThrones hackers

2 years ago
The hackers behind HBO’s recent data breach have leaked an email in which the U.S. cable channel offered them $250,000 as a “bounty payment,”...

Scientists Develop “Nanorobots” For Cancer Treatment

1 year ago
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...

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...
Facebook Messenger dark mode now available for all users

Facebook Messenger dark mode now available for all users

3 days ago
Last month, Facebook released a dark mode for Messenger, but users had to unlock it through an Easter Egg involving the crescent moon emoji....

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....
Hands on: Apple Watch 4 review

Hands on: Apple Watch 4 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT This is a really impressive upgrade from Apple – if you're thinking of getting yourself a Watch from the brand, we'd suggest...

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...
Apple reportedly not planning to add in-display fingerprint sensor on upcoming iPhones

What are the advantages and disadvantages of iPhone? READ HERE

I have used iPhone for about one and a half year, and previously used Android for about the same amount of time or bit...

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...
YouTube/VidCon YouTube chief product officer Neal Mohan

YouTube Reveals New Tools to Help Creators Make Money

Chief product officer Neal Mohan said in a blog post that the new tools were byproducts of the success of Super Chat, a feature...
Parrot Anafi Thermal brings FLIR camera, USB-C, folding design

Parrot Anafi Thermal brings FLIR camera, USB-C, folding design

3 days ago
French drone company Parrot has launched a new Anafi quadcopter model, this one featuring a FLIR thermal camera in addition to the 4K HDR...
Galaxy S10 5G ties with Huawei P30 Pro on DxOMark but has some perks

Galaxy S10 5G ties with Huawei P30 Pro on DxOMark but has some perks

2 days ago
You might think that the Galaxy S10 5G, the largest and most expensive of the four siblings, is just about 5G. After all, it’s...
What is 4D printing?

What is 4D printing?

1 week ago
4D printing adds the dimension of transformation over time to 3D printed objects You're probably pretty familiar with 3D printing - creating objects, components and...
Pixel 3 Photobooth uses AI to automatically take selfies

Pixel 3 Photobooth uses AI to automatically take selfies

1 day ago
Despite their popularity, taking selfies is hard work. You have to position the phone right. You have to position your head or heads right....
Pixel Android Q system updates are coming via Google Play Store

Pixel Android Q system updates are coming via Google Play Store

2 days ago
It seems that what was rumored is starting to come true, at least for Android Q beta testers. While it’s no assurance that the...
Genesis Mint concept is a slick urban EV ride of the future

Genesis Mint concept is a slick urban EV ride of the future

1 day ago
Genesis has unveiled a concept car at the New York Auto Show that is called the Mint Concept that it says introduces a new...
Google Home taps Philips Hue smart bulbs to gently wake you up

Google Home taps Philips Hue smart bulbs to gently wake you up

1 day ago
Google has announced some new features and abilities available to Google Home device owners, including the option to have Assistant gently wake you up...
2020 Mercedes EQC Edition 1886 gives debut e-SUV a striking look

2020 Mercedes EQC Edition 1886 gives debut e-SUV a striking look

1 day ago
Mercedes-Benz’s all-electric EQC SUV may not be on sale yet, but the automaker is already revealing a special edition of the brand new zero-emissions...