Apple to press ahead on mobile privacy, despite Facebook protests
Apple said Thursday it would press ahead with mobile software changes that limit tracking for targeted advertising -- a move that has prompted complaints from Facebook and others.
Apple to halve its cut from small app developers
Apple is to slash the commission it takes from small businesses selling programs on its App Store, the company said Wednesday, but the tech giant will still take a 30 percent cut from major developers.
Major Happenings During The Week
It was an eventful week for Nigerians as waves of protests continue to spread across the country with citizens demanding for an end to police brutality. Despite the seeming sad events of the week, there were also some positives. Here is a rundown of the week below: #EndSARS – Aluta Continua Nigerians remain fearless and…
Apple Unveils New iPhones And Gadgets
After months of anticipation, Apple finally unveiled the iPhone 12 on Tuesday night. The flagship smartphone was announced during Apple’s ‘Hi, Speed’ event, and was one of four new 5G iPhones for 2020. Greg Joswiak, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing, said: The arrival of 5G marks the beginning of a new era for…
Smartphone market headed for new challenge as mid-range devices see prospects
Devices in the $100-$400 price bracket dominated global shipments in the second quarter, a trend that is expected to continue in 2021. This is according to International Data Corporation (IDC), which said low-to-mid end smartphones accounted for 60 per cent of global shipment volume in Q2. Next year, the research firm expects that $100-$400 smartphone…
‘Why Nigeria’s tech stocks can’t hit $1tr mark in 30 yrs’
With global technology companies, including Apple, Amazon, Netflix, Zoom, apparently doing well, and to a large extent, influencing gradual recovery of the US stock market...
Apple Fans Get "Animated Like" Icon When They Like #AppleEvent Hashtag Tweets
The moment that Apple fans have been waiting for is finally almost here, as Apple will host its annual event Tuesday afternoon. The event, called ‘Time Flies’, will begin at 18:00 BST today and could see Apple launch a range of exciting products, most notably the iPhone 12. In the build-up to the event, the…
NAFDAC warns Nigerians against apple, blackcurrant from Australia
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has cautioned Nigerians to stop the consumption of an organic apple and black currant originating from Australia.
Apple becomes 1st US company to hit $2 tn in market value
Apple on Wednesday became the first US company to reach $2 trillion in market value in the latest demonstration of how tech giants have benefited from the upheaval of the coronavirus.