Apple Inc. has hired Vijay Karunamurthy, who worked on early versions of YouTube and later co-founded a foodie app, experience that could be used to bring social and video features to the iPhone and other devices.
Economic slowdown slashes PCD shipment
Latest insights from the International Data Corporation (IDC) have shown a decline of -8.8 per cent year-on-year in Q1 2017 in the shipment of personal computing devices (PCD) for Middle East, and Africa (MEA) region.
How smartphone can aid your efficiency
Interestingly, research shows that the majority of smartphone users explore less than 40 per cent of the utility of these devices. Whereas the majorities are comfortable with making calls, watching online movies or taking that occasional selfie; there is a lot more benefits locked in your smartphone.
Fans in focus at major E3 video game trade show
Video game giant Electronic Arts on Saturday courted fans with titles such as "Star Wars Battlefront" and snatched the spotlight ahead of a major industry trade show in Los Angeles.
Android creator’s phone startup raises $300 Million
Essential, a startup run by the creator of Google's Android, added $300 million to its war chest as it looks to break into the highly competitive field of consumer electronics.
CAPDAN seeks long-term measures in Computer Village relocation
Although, the Lagos State Government has not come out categorical about when and how it planned to move the Computer Village market from its current location in Ikeja to another area, in this regard, the Computer and Allied Product Dealers Association of Nigeria (CAPDAN), has called for a long term approach. The Computer Village, which…
Computer manufacturers seek faster implementation of content policy
While appreciating the Government’s effort, the CCMON seeks compliance from ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs), so as to give preference to made in Nigeria goods.
Apple 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google
Apple on Monday unveiled its "HomePod" speaker as it moved to challenge Amazon Alexa and Google Home as a smart home and music hub.
Xbox adds Netflix-style video game subscriptions
Microsoft on Wednesday launched a subscription service for Xbox, letting players pay a monthly fee for access to a library of videogames for its console.
Samsung investigating Galaxy S8 'iris hack'
Samsung Electronics is investigating claims by a German hacking group that it fooled the iris recognition system of the new flagship Galaxy S8 device, the firm said Wednesday.
Revmatas: ICT innovation is at speed of thought, fired by consumers’ imagination
Mr. Emmanouil Revmatas is Director and Business Leader, Information Technology and Mobile, Samsung Electronics West Africa. In this interaction with newsmen, he explains trends in ICT. Many have argued that the frequent upgrade of Samsung devices is just a business gimmick and has little to do with consumer needs. How will the S8 device help…