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Facebook Prohibits Ads for Bitcoin Cryptocurrency.

Following the recent reoccurring cryptocurrency theft, Facebook has decided to temporarily barn cryptocurrency ads on her platform as a way to curb the menace. Facebook social network sees it as a medium to figure...

Vice President Of Nigeria Tours Silicon Valley To Promote Local Tech Startups

Nigeria’s vice president, prof. Yemi Osinbajo is currently on a 3-day tour to Silicon Valley, the US to pitch Nigeria’s tech space to investors and tech moguls. The Vice President cum tech enthusiast who has...

The End of Net Neutrality and How it Affects Internet Browsing in Africa.

The Federal Communications Communications (FCC) has finally rolled back Net Neutrality. The law that prohibits Internet Service Providers (ISPs) from blocking certain services, slowing particular websites or charging more to access them has been...

Huawei Beats Apples As The Second-Largest Mobile Phone Maker In The world

Huawei emerges as the world's second largest smartphone seller in the second quarter, beating Apples. The Chinese company despite being excluded from the US market raced into the second spot selling 54.2m phones, up 41%...

Will Apple Bow To EU’s Pressure To Standardize Charging Ports?

Apple, the trillion dollar tech company may have violated the EU competition commission rule and may be on the verge of incurring a multibillion-dollar fine. The tech giant co-founded by Steve Jobs in 1976 has...

Google To Build A New Campus In New York City Worth Over $1 Billion

Today Google is boosting its presence in New York City by investing over $1 billion in capital improvements to establish its new campus, Google Hudson, of over 1.7 million square foot. It made it...

CHINESE GOVERNMENT TO USE HI-TECH TO MONITOR SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR OF CITIZENS IN ORDER TO...

China being aware of the drastic consequences of social vices in the country plans to abate it through high technology deployment in the year 2020. The government through surveillance cameras, facial recognition and smart...

MTN Enters 5G Race: tests 5G network in South Africa.

The telecommunications boss, MTN has launched its 5G network. The prime 5G trial which took place in South Africa happens to be the first of its kind in Africa. And was said to achieve...

LG Today Announced Its New Flagship Phone; LG V40 with 5 Cameras

LG announces its new flagship phone, LG V40. The new phone, according to speculations and previous leaks was said to have had 5 cameras. However it was eventually confirmed today at the V40 ThinQ official...

Nigeria’s Language Expert Kola Tubosun, Appointed As Google’s Project Manager For Natural Language Processing

Kola Tubosun is returning to Google as Project Manager for Natural Language Processing Tasks. Between 2015 and 2016, he worked with Google on a Nigerian English voice project. Techcabal spoke with Kola, who created Yoruba...