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Google CEO visits Nigeria, promises to train 10m Africans in online...

Google aims to train 10 million people in Africa in online skills over the next five years in an effort to make them more...

Musk says Zuckerberg’s understanding about AI is limited

Silicon Valley baron Elon Musk insulted rival billionaire Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, escalating a tech wizard war of words over whether robots will become...

Microsoft profit rises on shift to cloud computing

Microsoft on Thursday reported that its quarterly earnings was lifted on the back of its shift to focusing on computing services hosted in the...

‘Nigeria now has 91 million Internet user’

Nigeria now has 91 million internet users, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said.The NCC said internet users increased from 90,124,428 in April to...

This competition will stimulate girls’ interest in ICT

Technology firm, Cisco, and Unites Academy Foundation have lamented that girls are disadvantaged in information communication technology (ICT) space because they are often not...

Facebook budgets $3m to production of original TV-quality shows

Social media giant, facebook Inc. is in talks with Hollywood studios about producing scripted, TV-quality shows, with an aim of launching original programming by...

Jerry Nelson, astronomer who built advanced telescopes, dies

Jerry Nelson, an astronomer who designed advanced telescopes that help scientists glimpse far reaches of the universe, has died in California. He was 73.The...

Effort to Improve: Uber allow drivers collect tips through app

Uber said on Tuesday it will begin allowing drivers to collect tips through its smartphone app, part of the ride services company's broader effort...

Twitter rolls out major upgrade to its platforms, users mocks

Twitter Inc said it would roll out a series of tweaks to its website and mobile applications from Thursday to further simplify the microblogging...

Instagram to add label for paid product endorsements

Photo-sharing app Instagram plans to roll out a feature on Wednesday that will make it easier to label posts as paid promotions, taking what...

Yahoo: Mayer walks away as Verizon finally takes over company

Verizon has taken over Yahoo, completing a $4.5 billion deal that will usher in a new management team to attempt to wring more advertising...

STEPS: Facebook Messenger sends and receives money

It's a little-known fact that Facebook's chat app can also make like PayPal. Here's how to set it up.Remember when Facebook Messenger broke out...