Category: Technology

China’s Days as World’s Factory Are Over, IPhone Maker Says

A key supplier to Apple Inc. and a dozen other tech giants plans to split its supply chain between the Chinese market and the U.S., declaring that China’s time as…

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Googl boots ‘Fortnite’ from the Play Store, hours after Apple banned it from the iPhone and iPad App Store

After being booted from the Apple App Store, Fortnite has now been removed from the Google Play Store, too. Fortnite parodied Apple's famous 1984 ad The move comes after Epic…

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Nigeria Set To Abandon Plastic Identity Card, Goes Digital

The Federal Government on Thursday announced that it was opting for a digital national identity card instead of the present plastic card. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who disclosed…

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FCC Updates Speed Tests Apps device application that enables users to evaluate the speed of their mobile broadband connection.

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has released an updated version of its smart device application that enables users to evaluate the speed of their mobile broadband connection. Released to the public in early…

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EFCC Arrests 3 Corps Members, 19 Undergraduates, Others for Alleged Internet Fraud

The Ibadan Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arrested 32 “Yahoo boys” for alleged involvement in internet fraud. The suspects were apprehended during a raid…

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After 35 Years, Toshibashuts the lid on laptops

The Japanese giant Toshiba has sold its final stake in the personal computer maker Dynabook. A customer shops for Toshiba laptop computers in China's Jiangsu province, January 2011. Photo: Xu ruiping /…

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NITDA launches technology and entrepreneurship scheme

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has launched its Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship Scheme that is specially designed for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Tech startups. This was…

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Trump Moves to Ban TikTok, WeChat in U.S., Pressuring China

President Donald Trump signed a pair of executive orders prohibiting U.S. residents from doing any business with TikTok, WeChat or the apps’ Chinese owners beginning 45 days from now, citing…

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U.S. FCC Rule Strengthens Wireless 911 Location Accuracy Requirements

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has taken steps to strengthen its Enhanced 911 (E911) rules, thereby helping first responders more quickly locate 911 callers in multi-story buildings and other tall complexes.…

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‘Black Is King’: Beyoncé’s visual album Out Today, feast of fashion and symbolism

There are many quotable lines and lyrics in "Black Is King," Beyoncé's new visual album, which dropped today on Disney+. But two in particular seem especially apt to describe the…

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