Science and Tech

Viral malicious Whatsapp text that crashes your phone and what to do

A MYSTERIOUS bug that can crash your WhatsApp is being spread via a specific text. The message contains code that…

10 months ago

China sends six-wheeled robot to Mars for exploration

China has launched its first rover mission to Mars. The six-wheeled robot, encapsulated in a protective probe, was lifted off…

11 months ago

Twitter founder, Jack Dorsey, donates $1 billion to fight coronavirus

Jack Dorsey, the founder of Twitter and payment app Square, has said he will donate $1bn (£810m) towards efforts to…

1 year ago

UK phone networks face capacity problems as more people work from home

EE told the BBC it was something "affecting all operators and we are working closely to fix it". The problem…

1 year ago

2.2 million improperly registered SIM cards deactivated

NIGERIAN Communications Commission (NCC) has deactivated 2.2 million improperly registered Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards from all telecommunication networks nationwide.…

1 year ago

China’s C919 jet to compete with Boeing 737 MAX and Airbus A320neo

According to China’s civil aviation authorities, the sixth Chinese-produced large passenger C919 test jet completed its maiden flight today. Taking…

1 year ago

Tips for buying an ‘original’ Power Bank for your Smartphone

It is very difficult to get original gadgets in Nigeria notwithstanding whether it is registered by the Standard Organisation of…

1 year ago

Aquatic life in danger as temperature increase leads to oxygen shortage

Climate change and nutrient pollution are driving the oxygen from our oceans, and threatening many species of fish. That's the…

2 years ago

Nigerian Fintechs are quick and effective but can they be trusted?

Ugochukwu Festus, a businessman at the popular computer village in Lagos was in dire need of cash to clear his…

2 years ago
Facebook to pay $5billion fine for data privacy violations

Facebook to pay $5billion fine for data privacy violations

US regulators have approved a record $5bn (£4bn) fine on Facebook to settle an investigation into data privacy violations, reports…

2 years ago