Volvo Unveils Self-driving, Electric Truck with No Cab

The world’s second-biggest truck maker, Volvo has unveiled a new self-driving electric truck on Wednesday, which it said should help respond to the boom in eCommerce and a shortage of freight drivers. Volvo said the truck, which does not have a driver’s cab, was still under development and declined to say when it would be available commercially. […]

UBA Launches Banking Services On WhatsApp

With Leo on WhatsApp, customers who are users and lovers of the app can now can perform basic banking services including checking their balances on the go, transferring funds, paying bills, among other services Pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) has announced the commencement of its chat banker ‘Leo’ on the WhatsApp platform. […]

Canon Unveils Full-frame Mirrorless Camera ‘EOS R’ [Watch Video]

Canon has unveiled its first full-frame mirrorless camera and lens system, both called EOS R. Coming shortly after rival Nikon announced its own full-frame mirrorless cameras, the announcement of the EOS R means both Japanese camera giants are now taking high-end mirrorless seriously after years of putting out half-hearted responses to the likes of Sony and Fujifilm. […]

FG Demands Fresh $2bn Tax Arrears From MTN

The Federal Government has ordered Africa’s leading mobile operator MTN to pay back taxes of $2 billion just days after the government ordered it to repatriate $8.13 billion, the company said on Tuesday. MTN gave a brief statement to the market in which it confirmed that Nigeria’s attorney general gave “notice of an intention to recover the $2 […]

Amazon to Launch Food and Drink Sales in Mexico

Online shopping represents a fraction of total retail sales in Mexico but has grown swiftly, putting Amazon and its rivals in a race to ramp up investments in logistics, technology and product offerings. Amazon on Thursday announced it will be launching sales of food and drinks in Mexico, including snacks, sweets and wines, a move that […]

WhatsApp to Release Picture-In-Picture Feature for Android Users

WhatsApp are now set to release the Picture-In-Picture (PiP) feature on Android devices for it’s users. The iOS version of WhatsApp was earlier this year updated with a nifty picture-in-picture (PiP) feature that allows users to watch videos from Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube without leaving the chat app. What’s more, a video could be played outside of the chat […]

WhatsApp Introduces Voice and Video Conference Call Feature

WhatsApp has introduced video and voice call feature in a group on its platform. The company made the announcement in a blog post on Tuesday. WhatsApp Video Calling It said, “Over the last couple of years, people have enjoyed making voice and video calls on WhatsApp. In fact, our users spend over 2 billion minutes on […]

Google Bans Crypto-currency Mining Apps From Play Store

Google has banned crypto-mining apps from its Play Store. An update to the company’s developer policy reads: “We don’t allow apps that mine crypto-currency on devices.” The company had previously banned crypto-currency mining extensions on its Chrome browser. The move marks another step by banks and tech companies get to grips with the practicalities of crypto-currencies. The […]

WhatsApp Launches New Feature to Curb Fake News

FAKE NEWS. WhatsApp has announced the launch of a new feature globally that will highlight when a message has been forwarded and not composed by the sender. The messaging application made the move public on Tuesday through its official blog following calls from various parts of the world, including India, to tackle the spread of fake news. […]

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich Resigns Over Relationship with Employee

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich Resigns Over Relationship with Employee Technology company Intel has disclosed that its chief executive Brian Krzanich has resigned over a “past consensual relationship” with an employee that violated a company non-fraternization policy. Chief Financial Officer Bob Swan will serve as interim chief executive while the company searches for a replacement. According […]

Tesla Sues Former Employee For Hacking, Transferring Data

Tesla Sues Former Employee For Hacking, Transferring Data Tesla has sued a former employee claiming that he hacked the electric carmaker’s trade secrets and transferred large amounts of company data to third parties, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court in Nevada on Wednesday. In its lawsuit Tesla claimed that Martin Tripp, who formerly worked […]

Instagram Introduces IGTV for Long-Form Videos

Instagram Introduces IGTV for Long-Form Videos. Instagram is ready to get into long-form video. The company made those plans official with the reveal of IGTV, its new standalone video app geared toward internet creators, like the ones who have made a living out of YouTube. IGTV is all about vertical videos, and although it has its […]

Facebook Discovers Privacy Settings Bug That Affected 14 Million Users

Facebook Discovers Privacy Settings Bug That Affected 14 Million Users A software bug meant millions of Facebook users may have unknowingly posted private information to the public, the company has warned. The glitch set a user’s post to be shared to “everyone”, even if a user had previously chosen a more restricted option, such as “friends of […]

Facebook to Introduce Lip-syncing Live Feature

Facebook to Introduce Lip-syncing Live Feature Facebook users will be able to lip-sync live to their favorite tunes as the social media giant on Tuesday unveiled its first personalized features as part of licensing deals with music labels. Under the new lip-sync function, Facebook users will be able to select hit songs to share on their […]

MTN, GLO, Airtel to Increase Data Call Tariffs

MTN, GLO, Airtel to Increase Data Call Tariffs Nigerians may soon begin to pay higher tariffs on calls and data as the telecommunications companies in the country brace up for a new cyber security levy to be implemented by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). This is coming on the heels of a directive from […]

Tech: AI is great at recognizing n!pples, Mark Zuckerberg says (FB)

Facebook is increasingly relying on artificial intelligence to identify offending items on its site. But AI is better at recognizing some things than others, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday. One example: it’s good at finding nipples, he said. But not hate speech. There’s a growing fear of how artificial intelligence is going to affect society, but […]

TECNO Camon X Pro Unboxing and First Impressions

TECNO Camon X Pro Unboxing and First Impressions TECNO’s latest smartphone is the successor to the 2017 Camon CX. Named Camon X, probably in a bid to keep up with the fruity phone, this new Camon brings the usually expected camera flair on top of a new design that we saw debut with the Camon […]

Cloudflare Launches 1.1.1.1 DNS Service to Speed Up Your Internet

Cloudflare Launches 1.1.1.1 DNS Service to Speed Up Your Internet Cloudflare is launching its own consumer DNS service, on April Fools’ Day, that promises to speed up your internet connection and help keep it private. The service is using https://1.1.1.1, and it’s not a joke but an actual DNS resolver that anyone can use. Cloudflare […]

Facebook Announces New Steps to Protect Users’ Privacy

Facebook Announces New Steps to Protect Users’ Privacy Facebook Announces New Steps to Protect Users’ Privacy Facebook has announced that it will overhaul its privacy settings tools to put users “more in control” of their information on the social media website. The updates include improved access to Facebook’s user settings and tools to easily search […]

VKworld T2 Plus (Premium) Edition Smartphone Full Specification And Price Tag

VKworld T2 Plus is a flip cell phone which is comes with 3G RAM+32G ROM, 13MP Sony camera, 5MP front camera, 2500mAh battery. and its sold at $999.99 SEE ALSO: Samsung’s New Camera Has 17 Lenses And Costs $10,500 Full Specification Of Vkworld T2 Plus Smartphone Brand – VKworld Model – T2 Plus Device Type – Android […]

Apple Acquires Shazam For Reported $400m

Apple has confirmed acquiring Shazam, a London-based app that allows smartphone users to identify music, for a reported $400m. Apple which revolutionised music with the introduction of the the iPod and iPhone, said Shazam was a natural fit for its Apple Music streaming service. “We are thrilled that Shazam and its talented team will be […]

YouTube Rewind 2017 Recaps Top Trending Videos, Memes, Music And More

YouTube Rewind 2017 Recaps Top Trending Videos, Memes, Music And More YouTube has posted its annual Rewind mashup for the year to recap the top videos, events, and more. This video features many hit moments and contains the largest amount of talent of any Rewind. The Google site has also revealed this year’s top 10 trending […]

You Can Now Unsend WhatsApp Messages – Here’s How to Do It

You can now unsend WhatsApp messages How many times have you fired off a WhatsApp message only to be hit by that sudden, terrifying thought – ‘I really shouldn’t have sent that’. Well at last there’s a solution. After months of development WhatsApp have started rolling out the Delete for Everyone feature, which allows you […]