Hacked websites on the rise, says Google
"We don't expect this trend to slow down. As hackers get more aggressive and more sites become outdated, hackers will continue to capitalize by infecting more sites," Google said in a post on its webmaster blog.
‘International Security confab to offer solutions on security threats, cyber crime’
Yes. Cyber issues are grabbing more headlines than other security issues at the moment. We have terrorist threat and other things on. Though Nigeria face threat from others sources, cyber crime and 419 are what is in the paper almost everyday.
Remita app: What every fintech consumer must know
Electronic payment platforms such as Paga, PayPal, PaywithCapture, QuickTeller and e-Tranzact are only a handful of the dominant players in Nigeria’s burgeoning fintech industry. Collectively, they have made financial transactions much easier, eliminating the need for consumers to join long queues in banking halls or restrict their financial transactions to official work hours Mondays through…
SpaceX cargo ship returns to Earth
A SpaceX reusable cargo ship splashed down in the Pacific Ocean safely on Sunday, ending a mission to supply astronauts on the International Space Station, the company said.
GoPro surges after job cuts bring elusive profit goal closer
Shares jumped 13 percent to $8.29 at 1:49 p.m. in New York after earlier surging as much as 18 percent. The company said late Wednesday it’s eliminating about 270 full-time and open positions
Apple plans two more Chinese research hubs as iPhone sales slow
Apple Inc. has revealed plans to set up two more research centers and boost investment in China, a pivotal market in which the iPhone has been rapidly elbowed aside by local rivals.
Google to revamp ad policies after U.K., big brands boycott
Google, the primary revenue driver for Alphabet Inc., announced changes to its advertising policies after major brands pulled ads from the platform because they appeared alongside offensive content, such as videos promoting terrorism or anti-Semitism.
Internet association receives 300 complaints on internet abuse
The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) says it has received over 300 complaints on internet abuse using the .ng domain name.
Japan launches latest North Korea spy satellite
Japan launched a new spy satellite on Friday, the country's space agency said, as the region grows increasingly uneasy over North Korea's quickening missile programme.