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Communication Minister Declares Nigeria Ready For 5G

Communication Minister Declares Nigeria Ready For 5G

Minister of Communications, Isa Pantami, said Nigeria was ready to deploy 5G network across the country to ease network flow in line with global requirements of communications.

GITEX 2019: Minister Tasks Participants On Technology Domestication

GITEX 2019: Minister Tasks Participants On Technology Domestication

The Minister of Communications, Isa Pantami, has tasked Nigerians participating in the on-going Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) to ensure they domesticate technology ideas and add value to Nigeria\s ICT sector to build the country’s economy.

Google Celebrates World Teachers’ Day With Doodle

Google Celebrates World Teachers’ Day With Doodle

Google on Saturday celebrated the World Teachers’ Day, also known as International Teachers’ Day, with a doodle.

Computer Firm HP To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs

Computer Firm HP To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs

Computer and printer maker, HP, on Friday announced plans to cut between 7,000 and 9,000 jobs as part of a restructuring initiative.

Facebook Removes Accounts In Nigeria, UAE, Egypt And Indonesia

Facebook Removes Accounts In Nigeria, UAE, Egypt And Indonesia

Social media giant Facebook said it has removed multiple accounts involved in what it terms “coordinated inauthentic behavior” on both its Facebook and Instagram platforms.

Elon Musk Unveils New Mars Rocket Prototype, Expects Missions In Months

Elon Musk Unveils New Mars Rocket Prototype, Expects Missions In Months

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has unveiled the latest iteration of his space company’s newly assembled Starship, outlining a speedy development timeline for the centerpiece vehicle of SpaceX’s quest to launch humans to the moon and Mars.

SIM Registration: Pantami Carries Out Threat As NCC Deactivates 2.2 Million Lines

SIM Registration: Pantami Carries Out Threat As NCC Deactivates 2.2 Million Lines

Minister of Communications Isa Pantami has finally fulfiled his threat to deactivate 2.2million improperly registered GSM lines in the country.

Silicon Valley Goes To Vatican To Talk Tech Ethics

Silicon Valley Goes To Vatican To Talk Tech Ethics

The Vatican brought together Silicon Valley heavyweights, Nobel laureates and cyber experts on Thursday to discuss the ethical use of digital technology, in a meeting officials said could provide material for a possible papal document on artificial intelligence.

Bitcoin Drops To More Than Three-month Low, Briefly Trades Below $8,000

Bitcoin Drops To More Than Three-month Low, Briefly Trades Below $8,000

Bitcoin dropped around 15% against the U.S. dollar in late trading on Tuesday, hitting a 3-1/2-month low, with some analysts ascribing the weakness to investors’ lukewarm reception to the launch of Bakkt’s bitcoin futures on Monday.

Google Identifies With Nigerian Food Culture

Google Identifies With Nigerian Food Culture

Google is celebrating Nigerian food culture with the world through its project "Come Chop Bellefull: A Taste of Nigeria."

Xenophobia: Six Nigerian Students Competing In Robotics Competition Cancel South African Trip

Xenophobia: Six Nigerian Students Competing In Robotics Competition Cancel South African Trip

Due to the recent xenophobic attacks, the six Nigerian students that will represent the country at the Africa Robotics Challenge (ARC) in South Africa on September 28 have cancelled their trip to the country for safety.

Google Launches Subscription Service For Select Apps, Games

Google Launches Subscription Service For Select Apps, Games

Google said on Monday it is rolling out Google Play Pass, a subscription service that gives Android users access to more than 350 apps and games without ads and in-app purchases.

Apple To Make New Mac Pro PCs In U.S. After Some Tariff Exemptions

Apple To Make New Mac Pro PCs In U.S. After Some Tariff Exemptions

Apple said on Monday it will make new Mac Pro desktop computers at its Austin, Texas facility, following some relief on tariffs by the U.S. government.

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