NIS launches E-passport, biometric visa issuance in Japan

Commissioning of the NIS Desk and Launching of the e-passport by the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, CGI Muhammad Babandede Ambassador Yisa (Ambassador of...

Apple Inc. now bigger than Chevron, ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips combined

  Apple Inc: now more valuable than the entire US energy industry, including Chevron, ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips Apple is now valued more than the entire US energy...

8 Inventors Who Ended Up Regretting Their Inventions

Our world has been built by the minds of great men and women from all over the world. These people dreamt about what most...

Jack Dorsey Visits UNILAG (Photos)

Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey is currently in Nigeria. Today, he visited the University of Lagos where he met the Vice Chancellor of the university;...

Infinix launches S5, the biggest Infinity-O Display smartphone in Nigeria [See specs]

Infinix, a premium online-driven smartphone brand designed for the young generations, announced the launch of the S5, a device with the biggest Infinity-O Display...

‘Social media regulation should be pro-innovation’

Photo: PEXELS With concerns mounting over increasing abuse of the social media space in Nigeria, and across the globe, necessitating calls for proper regulation, Facebook...

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Vs Note 8 Pro & Camon 12 Pro + Camera...

Yesterday, Xiaomi unveiled the Note 8 and Note 8 Pro, and I got both devices. So here is my unboxing and first impressions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEA5fiyKPkw&feature=youtu.be Sneak Peek: THE...

Nigeria, others risk remaining providers of raw data

The first-ever Digital Economy Report 2019, authored by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has revealed that developing countries, including Nigeria,...

50 years after internet conception, dark side stirs fear

On October 29, 1969, professor Leonard Kleinrock and a team at the University of California at Los Angeles got a computer to “talk” to...

Galaxy S11 set to bury fingerprint woes with shift to Face Unlock

A NEW RUMOUR claims Samsung is working on a new facial recognition system that likely will debut on the Galaxy S11 next year. References to the...

Are You Suffering From Technophobia?

The fear of technology has been around for as long as technology itself, and like technology itself, this fear is always changing. There is evidence...

Twitter bans all political adverts but Facebook defends position not to ‘censor politicians’

Twitter is banning all political advertising from its platform worldwide, saying "political reach messages should be earned not bought", but Facebook has defended its...

The internet of things and its potential to impact Africa

It is projected that by 2020, there will be four billion connected people on the planet, over 25 billion embedded and intelligent systems, and...

‘Why Nigeria’s eGovt drive is slow’

Nigeria’s electronic governance (eGovt) drive is said to be slow because of hydra-headed challenges. These challenges, including lack of adequate Information Technology (IT) infrastructure; epileptic...

Low-price, high-specs: Meet the HUAWEI P30 lite

With rumors and teasers arriving en masse over the past week, the smartphone industry is buzzing with news about the HUAWEI P30 lite. Huawei’s...

Cellulant relaunches mobile banking app

Cellulant, a financial technology company, has re-launched its payment, agent  and mobile banking app, Tingg, to an all-in-one, multi-functional consumer super app.  A statement from the...

Mysterious X-37B space plane lands after record 780 days in orbit

An unmanned X-37B space plane landed at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Sunday, wrapping up a record 780 days in orbit, the...

Facebook Seeks to Clarify Zuckerberg Remarks on False Political Ads

FILE - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives for a House Financial Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 23, 2019. Facebook reiterated its...

HUAWEI P30 lite, Triple-Camera Smartphone with a 48MP Main Camera

Huawei Consumer Business Group today launched the HUAWEI P30 lite, the latest photography-focused triple-camera smartphone. Combining an exquisite design with Huawei’s innovations, the latest...

Phillip Lawani Creates An Aircraft Using Wood (Photos)

A Young Nigerian took to his Facebook page to celebrate his kid brother who crafted an aircraft from wood. According to him, his brother...

Facebook suspends Russian Instagram accounts targeting U.S. voters

  Facebook Inc said on Monday it has suspended a network of Instagram accounts operated from Russia that targeted Americans with divisive political messages ahead...

From living in a refugee camp in Nigeria, Philip Emeagwali’s discoveries led to the...

Dr Philip Emeagwali, Photo: Rising Africa Philip Emeagwali’s family of nine struggled to make ends meet and had to drop out of school. However, his...

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg: We need to save internet from Chinese influence

Image:Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg spoke at Georgetown University Mark Zuckerberg thinks Facebook is the internet. That was the obvious conclusion, listening to the Facebook chief executive...

Facebook Cryptocurrency Developer Proved To Be A Fan Of Bitcoin

One of the developers at Facebook cryptocurrency company David Marcus believes the stablecoin Libra is an innovation that can solve several problems in the...

Nigeria: Ten Nigerian Female Software Engineers Admitted Into Microsoft Leap Programme

Ten Nigerian female software engineers have been admitted into the Microsoft's Leadership Engineering Acceleration Programme (LEAP) aimed at providing female individuals with experiences through...

Wizkid Actually Slept With Victoria Kimani Severally?

The beef between rappers M.I and Vector has revealed alot. From allegations of homosexuality, to mismanagement and Jesse Jagz' disappearance and other issues relating...

TECNO Spark 4 Unboxing, First Impressions And Review + Price (photos)

TECNO Spark 4 'Vacation Blue' unboxing and review. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gicpz8_C7Hs The entry level Spark 4 was announced barely 5 months after it predecessor, the Spark 3 and...

Apple pulls Hong Kong app used by protesters after China warning

Apple on Thursday removed an app criticised by China for allowing protestors in Hong Kong to track police, as Beijing steps up pressure on...

Nigerian startup Chiniki Guard wins best prize at Dubai’s GITEX

Chiniki Guard, a Nigerian Information Communication Technology (ICT) startup application has won the best prize of 10,000 USD in the Artificial Intelligence category competition...

Pictures From AfriOne, Nigeria’s First Phone Assembly Plant

Inside Nigeria’s first smartphone assembly plant The fact that AfriOne range of smartphones are said to be the “first Nigerian-made smartphones”, is true to a...

Facebook expands third-party fact-checking to Nigeria, South Africa, others

After successfully pioneering its anti-fake news project in Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, Cameroon and Senegal, Facebook says it has expanded its Third-Party Fact-Checking Programme...

NASA To Test Its First All-electric X-plane (photos)

NASA has officially announce about the future involves flying taxis, NASA is set to test its first all-electric X-plane to encourage and develop certification...

TECNO UnlockCAMission Camp Activities In Ibadan

TECNO Mobile one of Africa's leading smartphone maker is set to give back to it's loyal customers in the Camon 12 Unlock a new...

24 persons in the final of TECNO’s Camon 12 CAMission competition

TECNO has built a solid reputation over the years as a company that values and rewards customer loyalty. As the newly released Camon 12 Series continues to...

Facebook says removed multiple accounts from Indonesia, UAE, Nigeria, and Egypt

 Facebook Inc (FB.O) has announced it removed hundreds of pages, groups and accounts on its platforms for “coordinated inauthentic behavior” linked to three operations...

Nigerian Max Chinnah invents smokeless cookstove

Thursday, October 3, 2019 12:21 am Max Chinnah and his smoke free cookstove A 26 year-old Nigerian, Max Chinnah and graduate of the Wartburg College in...

Microsoft announces Surface Duo – a foldable Android phone with two screens

Remember the Sony Tablet P? Microsoft seems to have forgotten all about it as it wrapped up its Surface event today with a rather curious...

Google offers incognito mode for Maps in privacy push

Alphabet Inc’s Google is rolling out new privacy features to its Maps, YouTube and Voice Assistant services, with options including incognito mode and automatic...

Stop harassing young Nigerians carrying computers, ministry tells security agencies

Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Communications (FMC), has frowned at wrongful profiling of young persons operating computing devices, urging for restraint. The spokesperson for the communications...

Elon Musk unveils new Mars rocket prototype, expects missions in months

Latest iteration of his space company's newly assembled Starship. Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has unveiled the latest iteration of his space company's newly assembled Starship,...

Dell Latitude 5400 unboxing and first impressions

Dell's Latitude 5400 is a business laptop that seems to aim to do everything. It's aimed at the mainstream, packing the key features that...

YouTube Music Now Comes Preinstalled On Android 10 Devices, Replacing Google Music

YouTube Music is starting to take over for Google Music, as it's confirmed to come bundled with the latest Android devices. It is part of...

Secret tricks to get the most out of Apple’s latest iPhone update

Apple’s big new iPhone update, iOS 13, has a lot of new changes. But some of those changes are hidden away and hard...

Cloudflare, Google and Firefox to add support for HTTP/3, shifting away from TCP

The future of the internet has arrived Forward-looking: There’s little the human species unanimously agree upon, but we’ve all been forced to shake hands on one thing:...

Treaty would force Facebook to share encrypted chats with UK police

Whether or not authorities get what they want is another matter. Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images A cross-Atlantic political agreement could put social networks in an...

Google Pixel 4 Launcher, Live Wallpaper APKs leaked

Google’s most leaked handset, the Pixel 4, is delivering a lot more of its goodies, including now many of its unique software features, including...

2019 BMW X7 Review: The Best Big SUV Yet

Your first thought upon viewing the BMW X7: The massive front grille turns this amazing full-size SUV in the direction of self-parody. But step...

NASA Produces Stunning Simulation of a Black Hole

  It was just this year that we got our first real look at a black hole, and it matched many of the theoretical predictions that...

Facebook will begin hiding likes on Friday

  The social media giant will test hiding the number of likes, reactions and views that posts get. Facebook will begin hiding likes on Friday, making the...

iOS 13’s Must-Try Features: Low Data Mode, Optimized Battery Charging, And More

Apple made iOS 13 official on Sept. 19, and that means plenty of iPhone users are already enjoying the numerous features it's coming with. That...