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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
YouTube has cut business ties with Logan Paul, the hugely popular vlogger who posted a video showing the body of an apparent suicide victim in Japan. Paul’s channels were removed from YouTube’s Google Preferred programme, where brands sell ads on the top 5% of the platform’s content creators. YouTube...
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 Executive Director of child online protection and Digital Literacy advocacy group, J Initiative, Awo Aidam Amenyah, has asked internet users to be critical thinkers anytime they find themselves on the net. According to her, many of the abuses and fraudulent activities on the internet can be easily prevented...
February is here and love is heavy in the air. In this 21st century where tech rules our lives, expressing love goes beyond the typical dinner, chocolates, wine and movies. Therefore, this Valentine’s Day, February 14, all you need is love; in the form of the gift of a...
The Head of Technology at SAP Africa, Simon Carpenter has urged African government to put in place mechanisms to benefit from global technology boom. According to him, the world is fast moving towards technological solution to economic challenges. He made this know at the SAP Innovation Day in Accra. ...
The Chief Executive Officer for the Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communication (GIFEC), Mr. Abraham Kofi Asante, has emphasized the need for coding and programming in the life of children to make them grow into better adults. Speaking at the launch of the “Coding For Kids” programme at Asankragua on...
Google is deepening its push into artificial intelligence (AI) by opening a research centre in China, even though its search services remain blocked in the country. Google said the facility would be the first its kind in Asia and would aim to employ local talent. Silicon Valley is focusing...
The Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications (GIFEC) has embarked on a massive drive to extend Information and Communication Technology (ICT) projects to rural communities. GIFEC is using its Smart Communities Project to bridge the internet gap between peri-urban and urban areas to position Ghana as an IT-driven country. ...
Dr. Gloria Opoku-Boateng Osardu is a PhD UX Researcher/ Scientist at Northrop Grumman (a leading global aerospace and security company). She received her PhD in Information Systems at UMBC (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) with a dissertation research investigating brain fitness games as an intervention for age-related cognitive decline...
Uber has chosen Expedia boss Dara Khosrowshahi to be its chief executive, ending months of speculation in the firm’s search for a new leader.The decision was made by Uber’s board late on Sunday, a source told the BBC, but the company has made no official announcement.Mr Khosrowshahi would...