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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Internet Usage – Nigeria ranks No 1 in Africa, 8th in the world

With 63 million internet users in Nigeria, the country has been ranked number one in Africa and eight in the world in terms of...
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California tells Uber to stop illegal self-driving vehicle test

California's Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) threatened car-hailing service Uber with legal action Wednesday telling it to stop its San Francisco test of self-driving vehicles,...

Uber expands its self-driving vehicle programme to San Francisco

San Francisco customers of the car-hailing service Uber can now catch a ride in a self-driving vehicle, the company said Wednesday. Uber began testing its...
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Rise in data tariff is for competition-NCC

The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), on Friday said that the planned increase in data tariff by telecom operators was to create competition in the...
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Yahoo says 1 billion accounts affected by theft of data in 2013

Yahoo on Wednesday revealed that a breach of its computer systems in 2013 affected more than 1 billion users' data. The company said in a...
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Samsung splits over Note 7 error

Samsung Electronics has confirmed it is considering dividing the company into two separate firms. The company has been under pressure from some investors to break...
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NCC to expand telecoms services in 2017

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says provisions have been made in its 2017 budget to extend telecommunications services to additional 40 million people across...
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Linda Ikeji Social tops Google searches in Nigeria

Top Nigerian blogger, Linda Ikeji’s launch of a social network, Linda Ikeji Social was top on Google search this week, an official of Google...
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Lagos to train 1 million students on coding

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State says there is the need to meet the growing demand for technical skills and develop a workforce that...
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Facebook buys facial recognition startup FacioMetrics

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Wednesday said that it has bought facial recognition startup FacioMetrics, potentially using the technology for photo or video effects to...