Category: Technology

SON plans to go global,planning 13 labs to drive agro-allied products’

Osita Aboloma,The Director-General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has said plans were underway to establish 13 laboratories with focus mainly on live...

Robot valets may soon park your car at London airport

Travelers flying out of London’s Gatwick Airport may soon have a robot parking their car. Later this year, the airport will test an autonomous robot that slides a...

NCC – Internet users hit 111.6m in December

Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to more than  111.6 million in December 2018, the Nigerian Communications Commission has said. The NCC made this known on...

Electoral fraud: Ministry of Communications to partner INEC on ICT

The Federal Ministry of Communications says will partner the Independent National Electoral Commission to explore the role of Information and Communications Technology...

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Germany rolls out world’s first hydrogen train

Germany on Monday rolled out the world’s first hydrogen-powered train, signalling the start of a push to challenge the might of polluting diesel trains with costlier...

$1 billion data centre to be builds in Singapore by Facebook

Facebook on Thursday said it will invest over $1 billion to build a data centre in Singapore, its first in Asia, powered by renewable energy and adapted to the...

Recent survey shows Facebook loses more younger users

The world largest social media platform Facebook is losing a large number of young users as about one in four of them had removed the app from their smartphones in the...

Donald Trump alleges Google is ‘rigged’ with bad news about him

US President Donald Trump claimed Tuesday that Google results were “rigged” because searches for “Trump News” brought up negative stories about him, and...

US Jury: Nigerian finds guilty of hacking

A jury in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, has found a Nigerian guilty on federal charges related to hacking universities. Prosecutors said in a news release Monday that...

Germany tests solar car which charges as being driven

A Munich-based start-up has taken advantage of the strong Bavarian sun this summer to test the final development of the charging system of its Sion car, an all-electric...