Smartphone voting stirs interest and security fears
West Virginia's disabled residents and overseas military personnel will be able to vote by smartphone in the US presidential election this year
Smartphones face high hacking risk in 2020, says report
There was 54 per cent increase in data breaches in 2019 as compared to 2018 and 2020 will see significant rise in the number of mobile-focused malware and banking Trojans, a new report has predicted.
7 Facts You Should Know About Selfie
Camera, Lights, Pose, Selfie time! We all love a good selfie, at least most of us do and rightfully so considering it was named the international Word of the Year 2013 by Oxford Dictionaries in both the UK and US. Selfie as it known is “a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one…
Nigerian youths set to enjoy latest tech innovations
Until emerging markets properly leverage on innovations in latest technology, the anticipated growth may not be realised. Stakeholders in the ICT space said this
Smartphone sales fall in second quarter
Global smartphone sales slipped to a 1.7 per cent decline in Q2 2019 totalling 368 million units, as the demand for high-end devices slowed, Gartner found.
Smartphone types frustrate mobile network experience
For improved network experience, the type of smartphone being used matters, a new survey has revealed.
OPPO mobile unveils world’s first under-screen smartphone camera
OPPO Mobile has unveiled its groundbreaking technology Under-Screen Camera (USC) at MWC Shanghai 2019, which offers “real full screen” user experience. Qiao Jiadong, Product Manager at OPPO, speaking at the event said, “OPPO is committed to product and technology innovation that creates a more immersive and comprehensive experience for users,” “USC is part of OPPO’s…
Infinix unveils Zero 6 smartphone with AI function
Smartphone maker, Infinix Mobility, has unveiled the Zero 6 in Nigeria, with focus on increasing smartphone penetration in the country. A 6th generation smartphone of the Infinix flagship Zero line, the Zero 6 builds on the Infinix Zero legacy of integrating best-in-class latest smartphone technology, thus delivering an assembly of features that display intelligence especially…
Young Nigerian unveils Oyi-1, cheapest smartphone invented for low income earners
An indigenous firm, Beeptool Communications and Integrated Services Limited, has developed and unveiled a smartphone for low income earners. According to the firm, the project was part of Beeptool’s commitment to provide communication and digital access to everyone, everywhere and every time. Speaking at the inauguration of Beeptool’s Oyi-1 affordable smartphone in Abuja, the founder/Chief…
Itel Mobile’s new smartphone flaunts improved battery life
Mobile phone brand, itel has unveiled its newest addition in the Maxpower series - itel P32 in Lagos. The new itel P32 features an enormous 4,000mAh battery capacity equipped with superfast charging technology for users to enjoy three-days of non-stop fun and usage with their device on just one single charge. Over the years, the…
With A Billion Users, Instagram Takes On YouTube In Video
Instagram said Wednesday it now has more than one billion active users, as it unveiled a new long-form video feature in a bid to attract "creators" like those on YouTube. It becomes the fourth Facebook platform to hit the billion-user mark, including the namesake social network with more than two billion users, and the messaging…