Technology

Vodafone Ghana expands operations in Kumasi

Vodafone Ghana expands operations in Kumasi

January 20, 2019

Vodafone Ghana has affirmed its resolve to strengthening customer care for the sustainable growth of the company. Ms Yolanda Cuba, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vodafone, said for that reason the company was working assiduously to roll out innovative products to address the needs of customers. The company intends to introduce a ‘4G’ component […]

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China hopes to be growing potatoes on the moon ‘within 100 days’

China hopes to be growing potatoes on the moon ‘within 100 days’

January 15, 2019

However, cultivating the crop won’t be easy as temperatures on the lunar surface can go over 100 degrees Celsius (202 degrees Fahrenheit) in the day and drop to minus 100 degrees at night. CHINA hopes to be growing potatoes on the dark side of the Moon within the next 100 days, it’s been revealed. When […]

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Winklevoss Twins: Bitcoin Needs Regulation so Investors Don’t Get Burned

Winklevoss Twins: Bitcoin Needs Regulation so Investors Don’t Get Burned

January 14, 2019

The crypto market hasn’t fully recovered from the effects of 2018’s “crypto winter,” with the Bitcoin price dipping below the $3,500 mark on Sunday before making a minor recovery. However, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, co-founders of crypto exchange Gemini, are sticking with their optimistic outlook for the market. Speaking in an interview with Fortune, the Winklevoss twins spoke on their […]

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Google Workers Have a New Plan to Fight Forced Arbitration

Google Workers Have a New Plan to Fight Forced Arbitration

January 14, 2019

A group of Google workers is ramping up the fight to eliminate the tech industry’s use of unfair forced arbitration agreements. In 2018, we saw workers bravely and impressively organize and stand up totheir leaders and decisionmakers, calling for change. Activism among tech employees hit a dramatic climax in early November, when thousands of Google workers […]

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Hackers claim to have secret 9/11 documents, demand Bitcoin ransom

Hackers claim to have secret 9/11 documents, demand Bitcoin ransom

January 6, 2019

A hacker group that goes by the name “The Dark Overload” says it has obtained 18,000 sensitive documents that reveal a 9/11 conspiracy. But the group isn’t interested in letting the American public in on their alleged secret. They just want money, preferably in Bitcoin. “We’re motivated only by our pursuit of internet money,” the […]

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Living With Technology / Tech resolutions for the new year

Living With Technology / Tech resolutions for the new year

January 6, 2019

Many of us make New Year’s resolutions. Most involve us having us try to do something active week after week or month after month. The problem with these resolutions is that they require us to do something we’ve not done regularly before. I like the “set and forget” resolutions where you simply have to set […]

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Samsung Future: Smart TV to PC ‘Remote Access’

Samsung Future: Smart TV to PC ‘Remote Access’

December 28, 2018

Samsung has just announced an interesting new feature coming to its 2019 range of Smart TVs. Samsung explains that you can connect its new 2019 Smart TVs to your PC, laptop, or mobile device anywhere in the world thanks to VMware Horizon, a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solution. With any such connectivity, security is very […]

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USA: Oppo to invest $146m to encourage app developers

USA: Oppo to invest $146m to encourage app developers

December 28, 2018

Wu Henggang, vice-president of Oppo, said by leveraging its sound handset business, the company aims to offer smart services which will integrate content, technology, channels and other resources. To being among the first batch of players to unveil 5G smart phones, Oppo will step up the exploration of application scenarios of next-gen devices, which will […]

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Vodafone Ghana awarded for 4G operations of  $30mn

Vodafone Ghana awarded for 4G operations of $30mn

December 27, 2018

Vodafone Ghana has won one lot out of three to begin 4G operations (2x5MHz frequency spectrum block in the 800 MHz Band) for mobile services. The sale of the Spectrum is in line with Section 58 of Electronic Communications Act 2008, Act 775 on Spectrum Management which highlights the NCA’s mandate and the options for […]

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Google to change its Messages web app from Android.com to Google.com

Google to change its Messages web app from Android.com to Google.com

December 26, 2018

In another nail in the coffin for the Android brand, Google will soon move its Messages web app from Android.com to Google.com, according to an upcoming change to Chrome OS. To prevent unexpected behavior, Google may also keep both URLs working for a little while, as users get transitioned over.   The Android Messages web […]

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