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Huawei CEO reveals android alternative, claiming it’s 60 per cent faster

Huawei CEO reveals android alternative, claiming it’s 60 per cent faster
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The CEO of Huawei has revealed the first details of the firm’s Android alternative, claiming it will run faster than Google‘s mobile operating system. Ren Zhengfei said his firm’s HongMeng OS would be up to 60 per cent faster than Android and would connect across multiple smart devices – ranging from cars to phones.Speaking to […]

First Electric Car produced in Nigerian University

First Electric Car produced in Nigerian University
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Mr Jelani Aliyu, the Director-General of National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) has commended the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) for being the first institution to produce electric car in the country. Aliyu made the commendation in Nsukka on Monday during the unveiling of a five-seater Electric Car, named ‘Lion Ozumba 551′, produced by […]

Check Out How Libra Would let anyone in the world pay with their smartphone.

Check Out How Libra Would let anyone in the world pay with their smartphone.
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Facebook and a consortium of 27 partners on Tuesday unveiled Libra, a new cryptocurrency. Their goal? To create a new global money and the foundation for a fresh universe of financial services. That’s a grandiose vision, but what exactly will happen and what will you be able to do with Libra? Here are the basics. […]

A New Twitter Feature Which Allows Users To Hide Replies To Their Tweets.

A New Twitter Feature Which Allows Users To Hide Replies To Their Tweets.
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A New Twitter Feature Which Allows Users To Hide Replies To Their Tweets. Twitter announced ‘Hide Replies’ feature is going to roll out in coming June 2019. Twitter is working on this new feature since February, which help users to hide replies to their tweets. Jane M. Wong, an expert on reverse engineering apps, found […]

Reason why you should disable iPhone FaceTime now!

Reason why you should disable iPhone FaceTime now!
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Major iPhone FaceTime bug lets you hear the audio of the person you are calling before they pick up A significant bug has been discovered in FaceTime and is currently spreading virally over social media. The bug lets you call anyone with FaceTime, and immediately hear the audio coming from their phone before the person […]

France fines Google nearly $57 million for first major violation of new European privacy regime

France fines Google nearly $57 million for first major violation of new European privacy regime
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By Tony Romm Google has been fined nearly $57 million by French regulators for violating Europe’s tough new data-privacy rules, marking the first major penalty brought against a U.S. technology giant since the regionwide regulations took effect last year. France’s top data-privacy agency, known as the CNIL, said Monday that Google failed to fully disclose to […]

Tesla unveils first home charging station that can be plugged into a wall outlet.

Tesla unveils first home charging station that can be plugged into a wall outlet.
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Tesla unveils first home charging station that can be plugged into a wall outlet Tesla today is launching a new home charging station designed for the modern home. The new Wall Connector is the auto maker’s first home charging solution that can be plugged into a wall outlet rather than being hardwired into the home’s electrical system. […]

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Defends Public his apology To Candace Owens

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Defends Public his apology To Candace Owens
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In a HuffPost interview, Dorsey stood by his controversial apology to the Fox News commentator after Twitter labeled her “far-right.” When a Twitter moment labeled Donald Trump-supporting Fox News commentator Candace Owens as “far-right” last April, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was quick to apologize to her. But for the many journalists and commentators who have been […]

Smartphone production decline may allow Huawei to overtake Apple to become world’s second largest smartphone brand.

Smartphone production decline may allow Huawei to overtake Apple to become world’s second largest smartphone brand.
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Samsung is still expected to retain the top spot, but Huawei could top Apple to become the world’s second largest smartphone brand. By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes  Analysts are expecting a lot of smartphone industry shakeup in during 2019. According to TrendForce, worldwide smartphone production volume for 2019 is expected, at best, to fall to 1.41 billion units, a […]

Apple has dropped the price of the iPhone XR by about $100 for its channel partners in China.

Apple has dropped the price of the iPhone XR by about $100 for its channel partners in China.
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Apple has dropped the price of the iPhone XR by about $100 for its channel partners in China, reports Yahoo Finance. The price cut allows third-party vendors to purchase the iPhone XR more cheaply, which allows the device to be sold to customers at a lower price. Apple is not offering direct discounts on the device […]

Norway too considers banning Huawei from building 5G infrastructure.

Norway too considers banning Huawei from building 5G infrastructure.
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Huawei has been under heavy scrutiny worldwide when it comes to network infrastructure and its presence on the market. The U.S. kicked things off, then  Australia, Japan, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom all followed suit. Even the EU expressed concerns over a possible implication of Beijing in Huawei’s operations. Despite all that, the Chinese manufacturer managed to secure 25 5G clients, and its […]

Samsung Announces Galaxy S10 Event on February 20 in San Francisco, which also include foldable smartphone

Samsung Announces Galaxy S10 Event on February 20 in San Francisco, which also include foldable smartphone
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Invitation samsung galaxy unpacked 2019 Samsung has  announced it will be hosting an event on Wednesday, February 20 at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, with the media invitation teasing new Galaxy S10 smartphones.  It was reported on The Wall Street that Samsung plans to announce three new Galaxy […]

Modular Mac Pro, iPad mini 5, Updated AirPods and More Apple products we expect this year.

Modular Mac Pro, iPad mini 5, Updated AirPods and More Apple products we expect this year.
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by Juli Clover 2019 promises to be a major year for Apple, with a number of exciting products on the horizon. Apple’s promised modular Mac Pro for its professional user base is expected to come out in 2019, and there’s a new TV service under development that’s going to come out during the first half of […]

Facebook Was Hacked, So Follow These Steps to Keep Your Facebook, Instagram and Spotify Data Safe

Facebook Was Hacked, So Follow These Steps to Keep Your Facebook, Instagram and Spotify Data Safe
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By Sarah Basford  Do you use Facebook to sign into other sites? You need to read this. Most of you might not use Facebook as much as you used to (because you live for the ‘Gram), but there’s a good chance you still have an FB account. If that’s the case, you should probably know that […]

Apple has removed an app from their Store that promotes conversion therapy, after a national gay rights protests.

Apple has removed an app from their Store that promotes conversion therapy, after a national gay rights protests.
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Apple has removed an app it hosted for an Arlington-based religious group after a national gay rights organization lodged complaints to the tech giant. On Friday, Living Hope Ministries confirmed that Apple had removed the app. The nonprofit’s executive director, who was not notified prior to the removal, said he would be asking for the app to be restored. “I […]

Facebook is Developing a Cryptocurrency for Transfers in Whatsapp

Facebook is Developing a Cryptocurrency for Transfers in Whatsapp
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Facebook is reportedly making a cryptocurrency for users of the messaging service WhatsApp, Bloomberg reports on Dec. 20. The token will purportedly be used for money transfers made within the app, and will focus on the remittances market in India. Citing sources familiar with the matter, Bloomberg states that Facebook is developing a stablecoin. The sources further stated that the coin will […]

Green Africa Airways based in Lagos,has placed an order for up to 100 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft.This includes 50 firm aircraft orders, as well as 50 options.The total deal cost $11.7b,which is the largest single aircraft order ever seen from Africa.

Green Africa Airways based in Lagos,has placed an order for up to 100 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft.This includes 50 firm aircraft orders, as well as 50 options.The total deal cost $11.7b,which is the largest single aircraft order ever seen from Africa.
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Boeing and Lagos-based Green Africa Airways have announced a commitment for up to 100 737 MAX 8 aircraft, evenly split into 50 firm aircraft and 50 options, as the airline gears up to begin commercial operations. The total deal carries a list-price of $11.7 billion, the largest aircraft agreement from Africa, and will be reflected […]

Despite the confirmation of bending iPad Pros, Apple still charges “fee”

Despite the confirmation of bending iPad Pros, Apple still charges “fee”
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It all started when some owners of Apple’s 2018 iPad Pro have claimed on the MacRumors forum that their devices have developed slight bends out of the box or over time, and Apple has confirmed to The Verge that it acknowledges the issue and it doesn’t consider the bending a defect. Whether they were shipped that way or developed […]

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray announced the indictment of two accused Chinese hackers on Thursday.

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray announced the indictment of two accused Chinese hackers on Thursday.
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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray announced the indictment of two accused Chinese hackers on Thursday. The state-connected hackers are accused of penetrating networks of U.S. agencies and companies.  Rosenstein said “this is not the first time” that the Justice Department has announced actions against state-sponsored Chinese hackers. Wray said China […]

Elon Musk unveils Boring Company’s first underground transit tunnel.

Elon Musk unveils Boring Company’s first underground transit tunnel.
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Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk made a brief public appearance late on Tuesday to unveil the first tunnel completed by the underground transit venture he launched two years ago as an ambitious remedy to Los Angeles’ infamously heavy traffic. But contrary to some of his own hype from several months ago, free rides were not part […]