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Google Loses Data As Lightning Strikes

Google says data has been wiped from discs at one of its data centres in Belgium - after it was struck by lightning four times. Some ... Full story

Hackers Reveal Flaw In Over 100 Cars Kept Secret By Volkwagen For 2 Years

Researchers have revealed a massive flaw in the remote controls used by hundreds of cars - and say Volkswagen and other manufacturers went to court two ...

Google Pays Homage To APJ Abdul Kalam In Most Special Way

Google displays a black ribbon on homepage of Google India in memory of A. P. J. Abdul Kalam. This is the first time anywhere in ... Full story

Google And Samsung Take On Apple Music With 6 Months Of Free Music Streaming

Google and Samsung are looking to take on Apple Music by offering six months of free music streaming through Google Play Music to anyone who ... Full story

Pornhub S3x Study Finds More Women Are Seeking Lesbian Porn Online

A new study has revealed the porn viewing habits of women around the world. The research, conducted by adult websites Pornhub and RedTube, which have a ... Full story

What Google Autocomplete Tells Us About The 2016 Presidential Candidates

What do people want to know about the 2016 U.S. presidential candidates?  Look no further than Google Autocomplete, which offers a spectacular window into the way ... Full story

Google Blames Humans After First Driverless Car Injury

Google has said the first injury involving a driverless car was down to a careless driver slamming into the back of one of its vehicles. On ... Full story

Triggerfish Animation Studios Commences $3.5m Pan-African Story Lab

After the international success of its first two feature films, Triggerfish Animation Studios is establishing The Triggerfish Story Lab with the support of The Department ... Full story

Top 10 Tips To Make Your Phone Battery Last Longer

A number of factors have conspired to reduce gadget endurance over the past several years. Thinner designs with less room for batteries, larger and brighter ... Full story

Google Apologises To Black Couple After New Photos App Labels Them As Gorillas

Google says it is "appalled" and has apologised to a black couple after the firm's new Photos app mistakenly labelled them as "gorillas The app uses ... Full story

Phone Hacking: How To Detect If Phone Is Compromised

In this sequel to our report about the new craze for phone hacking by jealous lovers, who keep tabs on their partners in Nigeria, published ... Full story

NITDA To Generate $15bn From Indigenous IT Products

Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, Dr. Peter Jack has said that the regulatory agency would generate over  $15 billion  from home grown software, ... Full story

$470m OpenSkys Telecoms Deal Mired In controversy

As President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo settle down to deliver on their mandate, especially the fight against corruption, one very crucial area ... Full story

SAP Launches Africa Code Week To Teach African Kids Software Coding

SAP Africa today announced the launch of the inaugural Africa Code Week (ACW) aiming to see an estimated 20 000 children across the continent participate ... Full story

Windows 10 To Be Available In 190 Countries

Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced that Windows 10 will be available July 29, 2015 in 190 countries. Windows 10 will help people be more productive and ... Full story

Time Warner Cable To Be Bought By Charter Communications

Charter Communications has agreed to buy media giant Time Warner Cable in a deal which values the company at $78.7bn (£52bn). The proposed deal would combine ... Full story

‘Obama’s Twitter Account One Of World’s Top Hackers Target

“Hello, Twitter! It’s Barack. Really! Six years in, they’re finally giving me my own account.” With that inaugural Tweet sent from a smart phone in the ... Full story

Gucci Sues Alibaba Over Counterfeit Goods

China's leading online marketplace Alibaba, is being sued by the owner of Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Puma and other fashion brands. Paris-based Kering has accused the ... Full story

Nigeria Is Our Biggest Market For Everything - Opera

Richard Monday, Vice President (Africa), Opera software, has revealed that Nigeria is the company's third largest market in the world and the biggest market for ... Full story

Microsoft To Stop Producing Windows Versions

Windows 10 is going to be the last major revision of the operating system. Jerry Nixon, a Microsoft development executive, said in a conference speech this ... Full story

Windows 10: One Operating System, All Devices

Microsoft has unleashed an amazing Windows 10 feature that’ll allow users to turn their smartphones into Windows Desktop PCs. ... Full story

First Samsung Digital Village Hits Nigeria

Samsung Electronics West Africa is set to launch its first Digital Village in Nigeria at the Oban community in Akamkpa, Cross River state on May ... Full story

American Airlines Planes Grounded By iPad App Error

A faulty app caused American Airlines to ground dozens of its jets on Tuesday. The glitch caused iPad software, used by the planes' pilots and co-pilots ... Full story

Users Can Start Sending Money To Staffs, Family, Friends And Loved Ones Via Facebook Messenger App

Facebook has confirmed it’s new features which allows users to send money through the social network’s messenger mobile application., also on PC. The new feature lets ... Full story

Los Angeles Schools Seek Refund Over $1.3bn iPad Project

Schools in Los Angeles are seeking compensation from Apple over a $1.3bn (£870m) iPad-based education project that has gone awry. They have sent letters to Apple ... Full story

Aisha Buhari, Changes Twitter Accounts

The President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari and First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari  have changed their Twitter addresses. Buhari’s new Twitter account according a statement by Alexandar Yang of ... Full story

Apple Displays iOS 8.4 Beta Version, Includes Revamped Music App

After Apple released an official update for iOS 8.3 to the public, the company has now seeded the first iOS 8.4 beta to developers which ... Full story

New Smartphone Device Developed To Help Diagnose Cancer

A new device that can be added to a smartphone may be able to accurately and cheaply diagnose cancer, a technology which could be useful ... Full story

Pebble, LG Urbane LTE, Huawei Watches Are Competitors For Apple

The highly anticipated Apple watch will be available for pre-order starting April 10, and start shipping from April 24. The first reviews are already out ... Full story

Samsung Expects Record Galaxy Shipments

Tech giant Samsung said it expects record shipments for the new Galaxy S smartphones that go on sale on Friday, but will have trouble meeting ... Full story

Turkey Blocks Twitter, YouTube Over Hostage Photos

A Turkish court has ordered blocks on Twitter and YouTube for sharing photos of a hostage taken during an armed siege last week. The blocks have ... Full story

International Roaming Free for Americans - Google

While service providers in India are up in arms against OTT players over losing revenues, Google is now planning to make international roaming free. Citing ... Full story

Luxurious Cars Not Allowed To Be Sold In America

We all know the history of the automobile and the close ties that the United States has to that but that doesn’t in fact mean ... Full story

2016 Honda Pilot Sheds Weight, Looks Glossy

Honda has given the Pilot a sleek look, after shedding about 300 pounds for the 2016 model. This is aimed at propelling the three-row sport ... Full story

BMW Plans To Produce Mini SUV

German luxury car maker, BMW, has hinted about plans to produce a new version of its mini sport utility vehicle for the premium market. A report ... Full story

Microsoft's Surface 3 tablet Runs Full Version Of Windows

Microsoft has refreshed its tablet line-up with a new entry-level device that runs more software, but is also more expensive than its predecessor. The Surface 3 ... Full story

Instagram launches New App, Layout

Instagram announced the launch of its new app, Layout, meant to aid dedicated followers in pairing, piling and piecing pictures together. Known for its rigid measurements, ... Full story

Taylor Swift Acquires Porn And Adult Web Domain Names

Taylor Swift has bought the web domain names TaylorSwift.porn and TaylorSwift.adult. The addresses are part of a public sale by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names ... Full story

Microsoft Nigeria And Jobberman Tackle Unemployment In Nigeria

Microsoft Nigeria has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nigeria's leading recruitment website, Jobberman in order to addressing unemployment and unlocking youths potential in ... Full story

Yahoo Closing Last China Operation In Beijing

US internet company Yahoo is shutting down its presence in China, laying off at least 200 people, Bloomberg News reported. The closure of Yahoo's Beijing office ... Full story

Microsoft Announces End Of Internet Explorer

So we hope you can join us for a minute’s silence, after Microsoft announced that they’ll soon be doing away with the iconic browser in ... Full story

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