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Monday, May 21, 2018
A fake version of the WhatsApp messenger app was downloaded more than a million times from the Google Play Store before it was removed. The app, “Update WhatsApp Messenger”, appeared to have been developed by the firm behind the real program – WhatsApp Inc. According to users on web...
US President Donald Trump’s Twitter account briefly vanished on Thursday, but has since been restored, the social media company has said. It said that the @realdonaldtrump account was “deactivated” by an employee, later clarifying that it was their last day in the job. The account was down for 11...
Apple has reportedly fired one of its engineers after his daughter posted a video of the iPhone X before the official launch. The YouTube video was shot on the Apple campus in September when the young woman met her father for lunch. The video was widely shared after being...
Facebook has said as many as 126 million American users may have seen content uploaded by Russia-based operatives over the past two years. The social networking site said about 80,000 posts were produced before and after the 2016 presidential election. Most of the posts focused on divisive social and...
J Initiative, a child online protection and Digital Literacy advocacy group, is pushing for the infusion of cyber security into the basic school curricular. The advocacy group has since made a presentation to be included in the legal framework to guide Ghana’s Cyber Security Policy and Strategy. The Executive...
TD Mobile, Sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest mobile devices distributor, has officially launched its operations in Ghana with its appointment as exclusive distributors of NOKIA mobile phones in the West African country, a development both companies believe will deepen the rate of technology diffusion and mobile devices penetration in Ghana. In...
Samsung Ghana, in collaboration with Ecobank, launched the latest mobile device from the Samsung Note series over the weekend at the Airport Square in Accra. The Note8 is an improved version of the Note5 with dual cameras with 12 megapixel on the rear and 8 megapixel at the front....
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”) has said that the plan to change the cryptographic key that helps protect the Domain Name System (DNS) has been postponed. The changing or “rolling” of the key was originally scheduled to occur on 11 October, but it is being...
Nokia is winding down its high-end virtual reality camera division. The Ozo and its follow-up the Ozo+ had been marketed to professionals as being able to capture the “highest quality” 360-degree footage possible, and had been used by Disney among others. But despite a recent price cut, the Finnish...
Siemens Friday September 29, 2017 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Republic of Madagascar to cooperate and identify measures to fast track power generation in the country and work towards increasing capacity by an additional 300MW by 2019. The agreement was signed together with project partners TSK and in...