Friday, April 19, 2019

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What to Do When Your Phone or Tablet Won’t Charge

What to Do When Your Phone or Tablet Won’t Charge

What to Do When Your Phone or Tablet Won’t Charge If your phone just stops charging, even when it’s plugged in, it doesn’t mean it’s...

Subway station reopens 17 years after 9/11

A New York City subway station has re-opened almost two decades after it was destroyed in the terrorist attacks of 9/11. When the twin towers...
Alibaba’s Jack Ma, China’s Richest Man, To Retire From Company He Co-Founded

Alibaba’s Jack Ma, China’s Richest Man, To Retire From Company He Co-Founded

Alibaba’s Jack Ma, China’s Richest Man, To Retire From Company He Co-Founded KING KONG — Alibaba’s co-founder and executive chairman, Jack Ma, said he planned...
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...
Top 10 Most Expensive Laptop In The World 2018

Top 10 Most Expensive Laptop In The World 2018

Laptops have become the need of many people with respect of their needs as well as in accordance their age groups, these electronic machines...
Facebook to build $1bn data centre in Singapor

Facebook to build $1bn data centre in Singapore

Facebook on Thursday said  it will invest over $1 billion to build a data centre in Singapore, its first in Asia, powered by renewable...
Best apps for writing on pictures

Best apps for writing on pictures

Whether it is words of wisdom, an inspirational quote, or a simple note, sometimes a photo needs something extra. While you can add simple text...
Osinbajo hosts winners of world tech challenge

Osinbajo hosts winners of world tech challenge

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday received the female pupils who recently won the World Technological innovation challenge in the United States of America. The victorious...
NCC to penalise telecom operators allowing ‘no number calls’

NCC to penalise telecom operators allowing ‘no number calls’

The Nigerian Communication Commission, NCC, has said it will impose appropriate sanctions on any telecom operator that allows the illegal masking of international calls. Call...
Hands On Review: The Infinix Hot S3X

Hands On Review: The Infinix Hot S3X

Smartphone display screens are pivotal aspect of a smartphone’s overall functionality. Asides the fact that it makes up at least 78% of the entire...
2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 Review

2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 Review

2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 Review Luxurious but not soft, this Range Rover still has a taste for mud (and stairs). The Range...
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...

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

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

Apple went all-in on Face ID with the iPhone X last year, excising the company’s long-time Touch ID fingerprint sensor in favor of the...
Everything we know so far about the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Plus, and the rumored 6.1-inch LCD model

Everything we know so far about the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Plus, and the...

It’s officially iPhone season — I’m told other people call it “September,” which seems odd — and that means we’re just days away from...
Facebook claims BlackBerry stole its voice messaging technology

Facebook claims BlackBerry stole its voice messaging technology

Facebook is suing BlackBerry for patent infringement, according to a report from Bloomberg. The lawsuit comes just months after BlackBerry sued Facebook, alleging that...
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...
Nigeria signs MOU with Volkswagen Group to boost industry

Nigeria signs MOU with Volkswagen Group to boost industry

The Nigeria automotive industry has got a boost with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Volkswagen Group to develop a joint...

MTN refuses court order to refund $8.1bn

MTN Nigeria has denied its involvement in the illegal repatriation of dividends worth $8.1bn between 2007 and 2015. The telecoms company through its Public Relations...

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...
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...
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...
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...
Toyota to invest $500m in Uber in driverless car deal

Toyota to invest $500m in Uber in driverless car deal

Japanese carmaker Toyota is to invest $500m (£387m) in Uber and expand a partnership to jointly develop self-driving cars. The firm said this would involve...
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...

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,...

New MTN 4GB For N1000, 1GB For N200

New MTN 4GB For N1000, 1GB For N200 MTN Nigeria is offering users a new data deal to lure them back to the network but...
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...

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...
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...

MTN secures N200 billion loan for telecoms expansion drive

Telecommunications Company, MTN Nigeria, has secured a N200 billion medium-term loan agreement from a consortium of 12 Nigerian banks. This comes as the firm winds...

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...

Apple Reportedly Just Made A Big Change To Its iPhone Plans For 2019

Apple Reportedly Just Made A Big Change To Its iPhone Plans For 2019 In addition to featuring a brand new design and a controversial notch,...
apple

Apple Is Now Worth $1 Trillion

Apple has become the world’s first public company worth at least $1 trillion. The company founded in 1976 by the late Steve Jobs, reached the...

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...

Whatsapp Finally Introduces Group Video Chat

Whatsapp Finally Introduces Group Video Chat WhatsApp has introduced a new special feature, ‘group video calls,’ which now brings it to par with other major...
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...
Spotify reaches 83 million paying subscribers

Spotify reaches 83 million paying subscribers

Top streaming platform Spotify said Thursday that it has reached 83 million paying subscribers, marking steady growth even as the company still struggled to...
Only technology can solve Africa’s problems

Only technology can solve Africa’s problems, says Osinbajo

Nigeria’s vice president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo said the effective use of technology is pivotal to solving various problems facing Africa. Osinbajo said this at the...
5g

What is 5G and what will it mean for you?

Superfast "fifth generation 5G" mobile internet could be launched as early as next year in some countries, promising download speeds 10 to 20 times...
free-wifi

GOOGLE LAUNCHES FREE WI-FI HOTSPOT TO 10 MILLION NIGERIANS

Google launched a network of free Wi-Fi hotspots in Nigeria on Thursday, part of its effort to increase its presence in Africa’s most populous...

Samsung Just Trademarked A Magnetic Beetle?

Samsung Just Trademarked A Magnetic Beetle? Samsung is no stranger to odd product names — just look at Milk Music, the Samsung Galaxy S II...

Google Assistant Can Now Make Duo Video Calls For You

Google Assistant Can Now Make Duo Video Calls For You Google is slowly but surely tying together its vast and somewhat complicated web of mobile...
instagram

Instagram Now Marks Active Users With Green Dots

Ignoring someone's text but still scrolling through your Instagram feed? Now you may get called out, after Instagram unveiled an updated feature to notify users...
intel

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...

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...
snapcash

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...
wireless charger

Samsung’s Next Wireless Charger Will Juice Up Two Devices At Once

Samsung’s Next Wireless Charger Will Juice Up Two Devices At Once Samsung is reportedly planning to release a two-in-one charger for its smartphones and the...
Automatic

5 Things To Avoid Doing With An Automatic Transmission Car

5 Things To Avoid Doing With An Automatic Transmission Car By not doing things we list below you can better protect your automatic transmission, thus...
Range Rover

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...