Whatsapp Introduces "Fingerprint Lock" Feature For Android
When it comes to instant messaging, Whatsapp is one among the few highly patronised platforms. And with each passing day, the creators look for ways to keep improving the service with new and exciting features. Recall earlier this year, they rolled out Touch ID and Face ID for iPhone to provide an extra layer of…
4 Exciting New Features To Anticipate On Whatsapp
Whatsapp has become one of the most used social media platforms and as such continues to bring cheer to its Android, iOS users with its new features. However, when it comes to new features, WhatsApp initially tests them on beta versions; these features, even though unreleased include: Disappearing Messages WhatsApp is working on a new…
The internet of things and its potential to impact Africa
It is projected that by 2020, there will be four billion connected people on the planet, over 25 billion embedded and intelligent systems, and more than twenty-five million apps.
Social media: Dealing with the robotic, unthinking
As social media becomes indispensable to many; its positive and negatives have come under scrutiny. Some people advocate minimal use, especially among youths, who are vulnerable.
Licensing of web TV, radio caught in cross fire
The recent move by the federal government to license online radio and television stations has sent emotions flying left and right. While some welcomed the development; others expressed cautious optimism, but critics said the move is inherently wrong, and can never be justified.
Hacking: IT expert offers safety tips to WhatsApp users
An IT expert, Obiageli Uju has urged users of the chatting App, WhatsApp to take safety measures to safeguard their devices and accounts from being hacked.
Netcore launches data on email reception
Netcore Solutions has launched a growth marketing platform that is capable of delivering automated communication on different channels. According to the firm, this Artificial Intelligence (AI) solution allows a cross channel communication through email, SMS, voice, Whatsapp, Facebook, Instagram, Browser Push Notifications, Web Message, In-app message, and App Push Notifications.
Facebook services back online after worldwide outage
Facebook said it was "back at 100 percent" Wednesday evening after an outage on all of its services affected users in various parts of the world.
JAMB candidate arrested for upgrading score to 290
The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) yesterday arrested one Adah Eche for fraudulently upgrading his scores in the recent Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME) from 153 to 290. Eche, 19, allegedly engaged some fraudsters through Facebook and Whatsapp platforms, having come across an advertisement that claimed to upgrade 2019 JAMB results. The arrested candidate,…
Facebook, others float new blockchain technology, Libra
Social media platform, Facebook has floated its own cryptocurrency, named Libra. Unveiled in the USA, yesterday, the take-off, according to the social network founded by Mark Zuckerberg is to hold by 2020. The American firm is reported to have ploughed up to $1 billion (£800 million) on the project, with more spending envisaged. Facebook’s cryptocurrency push…