Home NEWS Page 2

NEWS

Here we bring you the latest news on technology and innovation

Solar Is The New Gold, Elon Musk Relaunches Solar Business

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced in a tweet on Sunday that Tesla is going to relaunch its solar business "SolarCity" with a new panel-rental model that allows users to save up on utility bills. The...

New WhatsApp Group Chat Feature Lets You Decide Who Adds You To A whatsApp...

WhatsApp group chat feature has recently been updated to let users decide who can add them to a group. The whatsApp group chat feature has overtime become very popular because of its flexibility and effectiveness...

MTN Permanently Shut Down 53 Towers As Panic Over Poor Network Increases

MTN is forced to shut down 53 base stations in South Africa; Pretoria, Johannesburg, due to incessant theft and vandalism of its towers. About 90 cellphone towers across the country are currently on hold...

Software IG Audit Shows Half Of Kim, Khloe And Kourtney Kardashian’s Instagram Followers Are...

Kim, Khloe, Kourtney, Ellen DeGeneres, Taylor Swift, and Ariana Grande topped list of fake Instagram followers. This was revealed when the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (ICMP) in London took various celebrity accounts and...

Facebook Successfully Re-Names WhatsApp And Instagram

*Facebook strengthens ownership of its two most popular social network WhatsApp and Instagram with an added suffix. *WhatsApp's name will be changed to "WhatsApp from Facebook", and Instagram will be changed to "Instagram from Facebook." *The...

Nigeria’s Flutterwave- China’s Alibaba Partnership Opens Up 1 Billion Chinese Market To African Merchants

Call it a miracle, luck, or reward for hardwork, Famous Nigeria's online payments technology solutions, Flutterwave, has now gained access to over 1 billion people on the earth's surface. The fintech company that accept payments, make...

WhatsApp To Eliminate The Use Of Phone Numbers!

Facebook owned social media, WhatsApp, is about to get a robust upgrade that will bring flexibility of use across devices regardless of the operating system. WhatsApp platform which usually inclines to phone numbers only for...

Tesla Falls Big In The Second Quarter But Reassures Of Profitability In The Third...

Famous manufacturer of electric automobiles Tesla falls way below analysts' expectations. The company released its second quarter earnings update, and it's a steep loss. Here's what Tesla reported, versus what analysts expected based on average...

New Cameroon Tax Law Requires Telcos To Pay For Each App Downloaded From Phones...

– New Cameroon tax law requires telcos to pay 200F ($.35) for each app downloaded from phones on their networks. – This only applies to ‘foreign’ apps and is considered an import tax. – Who bears...

Interswitch Reignites Plans To Go IPO with a valuation of $1.5 Billion

Interswitch is planning to go public later on in the year. The Nigeria-based payments firm hopes to make a dual listing in London and Nigeria's stock-markets. And JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup Inc. and Standard Bank...