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Monday, May 21, 2018
Google says it will take steps to ensure that humans are not fooled when they get called by software bots that can convincingly mimic the human voice. Anyone called by the bot will be told they are conversing with a machine, Google told tech news site the Verge. The vocal...
MainOne, West Africa’s leading communications and data solutions provider, has announced the establishment of a new point-of-presence (PoP) in Takoradi’s Business District, extending the company’s reach in Ghana. This added infrastructure in Takoradi assures majority of Ghana’s enterprises headquartered in Takoradi and those also with branches in Takoradi and...
Ghana will this year celebrate the International Girls in ICT Day on Friday May 4, 2018, a week after it was marked by member states of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).   The Day has been set aside to create a global environment that empowers and encourages girls and young...
Facebook’s quarterly sales rose by nearly 50% in the social media giant’s first results since a privacy scandal over users’ data emerged. The company said that revenues rose to $11.9bn in the first three months of the year, compared to $8bn previously. Chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said: “Despite facing...
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces that the Nokia 7 plus is now available to buy from accredited dealers for GHC1, 700 from April 23. A smartphone with striking design, the Nokia 7 plus combines innovative imaging capabilities and powerful performance for up to two days...
European regulators will investigate Apple’s planned purchase of Shazam, the music recognition app that was developed in the UK. The European Commission said Apple could encourage Shazam users to use its music streaming service rather than its competitors’ if the deal goes ahead. Apple Music has about half as...
Facebook increased its spending on security for Mark Zuckerberg by 50% last year, the company has disclosed, paying more than $7.3m (£5.1m) to protect its top executive. The security funds were required “due to specific threats to his safety arising directly as a result of his position as our...
The Government of President Nana Akufo-Addo is reviewing a number of regulations governing the Information Communication Technology (ICT) sector in order to free up the innovative talent and capabilities of already existing and start-up companies. The review would, among other objectives, also aim to make it easier to enter...
In the current dispensation of digitisation and a fast pace approach to advertising and content, media communication and marketing giant, Dentsu Aegis Network Ghana, is seizing the opportunities of the era to provide innovation for brands and their creativity. Strongly focusing on the mission – “innovating the way brands...
iSPACE, an NGO and Tech hub is partnering MLADIINFO INTERNATIONAL of Macedonia to organise a Mobile App Challenge known as Myouth where App developers will pitch their ideas that seeks to solve social problems. The seven days project will bring other app developers and project partners from countries such...