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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Your smartphone may soon pack 1TB in storage thanks to Samsung’s new memory chip

Sick of filling the limited space on your phone with apps, photos and videos? Sometime in the near future, your smartphone could ship with more than one-terabyte (1TB) of...

Africa tech firm gets $100m investment

Andela, a firm which uses African computer programmers to work remotely for US corporations, has secured $100m (£77m) in investment. This deal is the third-largest venture investment ever for an...

Understanding Bots

Bots are in most technologies we make use of. They are not easily discernible but they are running in the background either doing something good like making your online experience...

Parliament approves FLY ZIPLINE

Parliament has approved to the controversial agreement between Fly Zipline and the Ghana Health Service for emergency health supplies by drones. The House had to resort to a head...

Apple falls below $1tn despite revenue and profit rise

Apple briefly lost its $1tn valuation on Thursday when its shares fell 7% in after-hours trading despite posting record results. The tech giant's strategy of charging more for its phones...

Germany will not bar Huawei from its 5G networks

Germany will not exclude Chinese tech giant Huawei from its 5G mobile networks, saying it wants to create "a level playing field" for vendors. The US has banned Huawei from...

Google admits changing phone settings remotely

Google has apologised after Android phone users noticed that the battery saver setting was remotely activated last week without their consent. The battery saver affects how often apps update and...

Apple expected to unveil new iPhone models on September 12

Apple Inc said on Thursday it will host an event on Sept. 12 at the Steve Jobs Theater in the company’s Cupertino, California, campus, where it is widely expected...

Vodafone appoints first Ghanaian CEO

Vodafone Ghana has appointed Patricia Obo-Nai as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from 1st April 2019. Patricia is a member of Vodafone Ghana’s Executive Committee and is...

NCA to close down radio stations operating without authorization

Radio stations operating without valid authorisation as determined by the 2017 FM Broadcasting Audit are to be shut down with immediate effect as enforcement action, in view of the...

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Africa

Morocco pardons journalist Hajar Raissouni jailed on abortion charges

A Moroccan journalist sentenced to a year in jail for premarital sex and having an abortion has been pardoned by King Mohammed VI, officials...

UN official lauds Zambia for efforts to ensure everyone has legal identity

UN Resident Coordinator in Zambia, Dr. Coumba Mar Gadio on Wednesday lauded the southern African nation for how it is seriously dealing with civil registration...

World

Brexit deal agreed but Boris now faces battle back home

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have announced that a Brexit deal has been struck between the...

Largest ever online child porn bust leads to 337 arrests

Three-hundred and thirty-seven suspects were arrested after a massive, international multi-agency operation knocked out a horrific child abuse site. Welcome to Video, a dark web...