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Nigerian first ICT university underway – FG says

The Federal government says it plans to establish an Information Communication Technology University in Nigeria. The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, today inaugurated...

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Mother successfully donates womb to her daughter in India’s first womb transfer

A 43-year-old mother has successfully donated her womb to her 21-year-old daughter, who was born without a uterus, with the hopes that her child can experience childbirth. The...

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Instagram finally introduces Face Filter

Since Snapchat refused to sell to Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram has basically copied almost all of the features on the image messaging and multimedia mobile application....

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Meet Harmony, the sex robot who is girlfriend to million male fantasies and is on sale for £11,700

As experts believe that by 2050 men might be getting married to sex robots, here is Harmony, the frontrunner in the race to become the first commercial sexbot who has already been...

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Thailand threatens to sue Facebook over critical content against the Monarchy

Thai authorities have issued a strict warning to Facebook to take down critical content against King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun and his laws or risk being faced...

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Pregnant Serena Williams enjoys bridal shower with family and friends in Miami

Serena Williams jetted off to Miami with sister Venus, mom Oracene and 20 of her closest friends for a weekend-long bridal shower held at Hotel and Homes South Beach, last...

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Snapchat lost $2.2 billion last quarter

Snap; the parent company of Snapchat revealed a staggering loss in its first earnings report since going public in March. The company reported a net loss of $2.2 billion for the...

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Facebook begins crack down on spam websites

On Wednesday, Facebook announced plans to start cracking down on links to “low-quality” web pages as part of the company’s plan to show people “fewer...

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Facebook plans to hire 3,000 content monitors to combat Live-Streamed murders

Following the high rate of life-streamed suicide, hate speech, crimes and child abuse being broadcast on the platform live, Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg says he will be...

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Turkey bans Wikipedia from operating in the country

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey has banned Wikipedia in the Islamic country for what the Turkish government described as a ‘smear campaign against Turkey and...

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India bans 22 social media sites

Authorities in India have banned 22 social media sites in an effort to calm tensions in a disputed region, after videos depicting the alleged abuse of Kashmiris by Indian forces...

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Meet Peggy Whitson; the woman who just made American history by spending 535 days in Space

Peggy Whitson woke up this morning to break a record after spending 535 days in space. In November 2016, Whitson and two other astronauts, from Russia and the European Space...

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How we chose the 100 most influential people in the world for the 2017 – Time Magazine explains

Last week, Time magazine released it’s annual list of the 100 Most Influential People in the world for the year 2017. Explaining how the list was made, Time Magazine says...

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Serena Williams is pregnant, flaunts her baby bump in new photo

Tennis Champion, Serena Williams, is expecting her first child. The 35-year-old revealed minutes ago via snapchat that she’s 20 weeks gone and shared a photo of her growing...

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Snapchat CEO under fire after he brands India a poor country, several Indians unistall the app

Snapchat’s CEO Evan Spiegel’s is under fire after he explains disinterest in expanding the business to “poor countries” like India. After he made that...

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Facebook cracks down on 30,000 accounts for spreading fake news

At the end of last year, Facebook announced plans to start dealing with accounts that spread false news on social media. Now, Facebook has just cracked down on 30,000 accounts...

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Spotify Executive Chris Bevington dies in Stockholm attack

One of the executives at Spotify, 41 year old British National, Chris Bevington, was among the victims killed in Friday’s truck attack in Stockholm. The founder of the streaming...

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Italy issues a nationwide ban on Uber

In a court ruling issued today, all of Uber’s services have been banned in Italy after a judge in Rome ruled in favor of Italy’s major taxi associations that the ride-hailing...

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Twitter withdraws lawsuit against US Govt

Twitter has withdrawn its lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security just a day after it filed the lawsuit against the Govt, read here. They withdrew the lawsuit...

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Photos: Minister of Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, rides in a Made in Nigeria car with wooden body

Minister of Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, rode in a Made in Nigeria car with wooden body at the annual “Technology and Innovation Expo” #Techno2017 in Abuja yesterday April...