Internet Users in Nigeria tops 91.6 Million – NCC

Internet Users in Nigeria tops 91.6 Million - NCC

The number of Internet users in Nigeria’s telecommunications networks increased to 91.6 million in June, according to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). Internet Users in Nigeria tops 91.6 Million - NCC The NCC made this disclosure in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for June 2017 posted on its website Wednesday...

Whatsapp hits 1 Billion daily users

Whatsapp hits 1 Billion daily users

Whatsapp hits 1 Billion daily users Whatsapp is World's most used Chat app no doubt. This is can be assumed based on the new milestone achieved by the Facebook-owned app on Wednesday which is One Billion daily users. Up, Up Whatsapp's Metrics Announcing the new statistics during Facebook's Q2 earnings,...

Adobe to retire Flash by 2020

Adobe to retire Flash by 2020

Adobe to retire Flash by 2020 Adobe, on Tuesday, announced that Flash will be phased out by the end of 2020. At that point, Adobe will stop updating and distributing Flash. Adobe will still offer Flash support until 2020 Until then, Adobe will still partner with the likes of Apple,...

ID Check – Uber deploys Facial Recognition features to drivers in West and East Africa

Uber deploys Facial Recognition features to drivers in West and East Africa

Uber deploys Facial Recognition features to drivers in West and East Africa In a bid to further improve the security of passengers and gain more citizens trust, Uber has introduced real-time identification to Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya.Earlier this year, the intelligent new safety feature was introduced to driver-partners in South...

Nexon to launch Dark Avenger 3 in South Korea this week

Nexon to launch Dark Avenger 3 in South Korea this week

Nexon Korea co., One of Korea's top most online gaming firms has said, Wednesday, that it is set to launch the third edition of its mega-hit series "Dark Avenger" in South Korea this week. Nexon to launch Dark Avenger 3 in South Korea this week The action role-playing game will be...

Alphabet rewards Google’s CEO with a seat among the Directors

Alphabet rewards Google's CEO with a seat among the Directors

Alphabet today recognizes the impact of Google in the conglomerate by elevating Google's CEO to the level of a Director in the company. According to Recode, The move gives Google, which is the key revenue maker, a second seat on the now 13 member committee responsible for overseeing the sprawling Alphabet...

Vodacom, BUA Group tops list of candidates to buy 9mobile

Vodacom, BUA Group tops list of candidates to buy 9mobile

A new name does not erase the debt of 9mobile (Formerly Etisalat Nigeria) and this has made the company catch a lot of big game investors who are interested in buy over the company. Vodacom, BUA Group tops list of candidates to buy 9mobile BUA Group, Virgin Mobile from the...

Apple disables Äuto Join feature for Wi-fi Networks with poor signals in new 1OS 11 beta update

Apple disables Äuto Join feature for Wi-fi Networks with poor signals in new 1OS 11 beta update

Among the new features of Apple's new beta version of iOS 11 is one that should be quite helpful for travelers and those who find themselves using a lot of public Wi-Fi. Apple disables Äuto Join feature for Wi-fi Networks with poor signals in new 1OS 11 beta update The change,...

NCC to meet with Telcos CTOs over Anonymous calls and other frauds

NCC to meet with Telcos CTOs over Anonymous calls and other frauds

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has summoned all telecommunications firms in the country over rising complaints of call masking and refilling. According to NCC, Such acts are illegal in the country and the commission will have zero tolerance for them.  What is Call-Masking? Call masking simply means to either disguise the...

South Korean Gov’t to adopt universal mobile subscription fees in 2018

South Korean Gov't to adopt universal mobile subscription fees in 2018

South Korean ICT Ministry have hinted that the government will adopt "universal" mobile subscription fees sometime next year in line with its efforts to reduce the cost burden for mobile phone users. South Korean Gov't to adopt universal mobile subscription fees in 2018 According to the draft version of the revision...