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India's fastest train breaks down, day after launch

India's fastest train broke down on its first trip, just a day after being inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Apple to pay teen who found FaceTime bug

Apple to pay teen who found FaceTime bug

A US teenager who discovered a security flaw in Apple's FaceTime video-calling system has been given a bug bounty.
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New Samsung true wireless earbuds appear in leaked promotional image

A leaked promotional image may have just given us our first look at Samsung’s rumoured upcoming true wireless earbuds.
Samsung’s lower-cost Galaxy S10 has leaked

Samsung’s lower-cost Galaxy S10 has leaked

Samsung is rumoured to have a lower-cost version of the Galaxy S10 in the works, and it looks like images of that phone have just leaked.
Apple will reduce international prices for future iPhones

Apple will reduce international prices for future iPhones

During its earnings call yesterday, Apple revealed that its quarterly revenue for fiscal 2019’s Q1 (which ended on December 29, 2018) was down by 5 percent compared to a year ago, at just over $84…
New mobile phone company enters Ghanaian market

New mobile phone company enters Ghanaian market

Lava Technology, an Indian mobile phone company, has introduced its operations in Ghana with a pledge to take 20 per cent of the market by the end of 2020.
Facebook to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger

Facebook to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger

Facebook plans to integrate its messaging services on Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, reports the New York Times.
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Microsoft's Bing search engine restored in China

Microsoft has confirmed that access to its Bing search engine in China has been restored after an outage.
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Xiaomi reveals fold-in-three smartphone

A smartphone that transforms into a tablet by folding out two parts of its display bent behind its back has been unveiled by Xiaomi.
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WhatsApp to globally limit forwarded messages to 5 chats at a time

NEW DELHI: WhatsApp will now globally limit message 'forwards' to five chats at a time, a practice it had introduced in India in July last year to crack down on the spread of rumours and fake news…
WhatsApp surpasses Facebook as the social network’s most popular app

WhatsApp surpasses Facebook as the social network’s most popular app

In recent years, Facebook has arguably been the most popular app in a lot of major markets across the globe.

2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS450: attitude adjuster

Mercedes-Benz has imbued its 2019 CLS with a holistic air of wellness that seems part yoga pants and part therapeutic massage, aswirl in scented air.
Top Chinese retailers slash iPhone prices

Top Chinese retailers slash iPhone prices

Two major Chinese retailers have slashed prices on Apple Inc.’s latest iPhones, an unusual move that underscores how demand for the marquee device is flagging in the world’s largest smartphone market.

Xiaomi announces GHC732 phone with 48-megapixel camera

Late last year Xiaomi president Lin Bin teased an upcoming phone with a 48-megapixel camera, and today the company has revealed it in full.
Google and Facebook criticised over DR Congo ads

Google and Facebook criticised over DR Congo ads

A US professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is accusing technology giants Facebook and Google of promoting false information on their platforms about the presidential elections in…
CES 2019: Samsung's new shape-shifting TVs revealed

CES 2019: Samsung's new shape-shifting TVs revealed

Samsung has revealed a 75in (190cm) television made of modular micro LED panels, at the CES tech show in Las Vegas.
Meet the 21 year old Ghanaian tech whiz who's coded for Snapchat and Instagram

Photos: Meet the 21 year old Ghanaian tech whiz who's coded for Snapchat and Instagram

Besides creating algorithms for Instagram and Snapchat and consulting for Twitter, he's now working with Kanye West and Jaden Smith to create augmented-reality experiences around music and politics…
Uber loses latest legal bid over driver rights

Uber loses latest legal bid over driver rights

Uber has lost an appeal against a ruling that its drivers should be treated as workers rather than self-employed.
Facebook reveals bug exposed 6.8 million users' photos

Facebook reveals bug exposed 6.8 million users' photos

Facebook announced on Friday that the social network had exposed the private photos of millions of users without their permission.
Predictim babysitter app: Facebook and Twitter take action

Predictim babysitter app: Facebook and Twitter take action

An app that claims to vet babysitters is being investigated by Facebook, and has been blocked altogether by Twitter.
Review: the Audi A8 is a luxury limo with a 'business class' back seat

Review: the Audi A8 is a luxury limo with a 'business class' back seat

The balance of power at the top end of motoring has just shifted towards Audi with its new A8 flagship. After many years in the shadow of cars wearing S-Class and 7-Series badges, the A8 is a…
HGT_ wins tech award in South Africa

HGT wins tech award in South Africa

Henson Geodata Technologies Ltd (HGT), a Ghanaian registered GIS technology company was awarded the second runner-up Prize out of 20 finalists at the Grand finale of the Feed the Future Fall Armyworm…
WhatsApp’s next update could cause some very embarrassing situations for sexters

WhatsApp’s next update could cause some very embarrassing situations for sexters

The notification is a subtle delight of modern life, bringing joy to anyone who sees one pop on their screen.
Instagram targets fake likes and comments

Instagram targets fake likes and comments

Photo-sharing platform Instagram has announced a new initiative that will target fake likes and comments.
World's most popular car gets redesigned

World's most popular car gets redesigned

Toyota unveiled the new 2020 Corolla sedan, which promises to be more efficient and more enjoyable to drive than the current model.
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StarTimes ‘300 village satellite TV project’ near completion

The StarTimes Satellite TV Project which will enable 300 rural settlements across the country to have access to satellite television will be completed and handed over to the Ministry of…
China has developed a virtual anchor to deliver the news

China has developed a virtual anchor to deliver the news

News anchors, beware. The robots are coming for your jobs, too.
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Huawei overtakes Apple in global smartphone shipments

Huawei overtook Apple again in the third quarter of 2018 and remains the world's second largest smartphone vendor for two consecutive quarters, according to leading analyst firms such as IDC, IHS…
World’s first folding smartphone unveiled – and it’s not from Samsung

World’s first folding smartphone unveiled – and it’s not from Samsung

Samsung had high hopes to be the first tech company to reveal a folding smartphone, but it’s been beaten to the punch.
Facebook sorry for 'white supremacist ad'

Facebook sorry for 'white supremacist ad'

Facebook has apologised after it approved an ad campaign targeted at people interested in a conspiracy theory favoured by white nationalists.
Apple continues its year of price hikes

Apple continues its year of price hikes

When the $1,000 iPhone X was announced last year, Apple watchers gasped: Can the company possible get away with charging that much for a phone?

Driverless cars: Who should die in a crash?

If forced to choose, who should a self-driving car kill in an unavoidable crash?
Google sacks dozens over sexual harassment

Google sacks dozens over sexual harassment

Google has sacked 48 people including 13 senior managers over sexual harassment claims since 2016.
 World's longest sea crossing: Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge opens

Photos: World's longest sea crossing: Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge opens

Chinese President Xi Jinping has officially opened the world's longest sea-crossing bridge, nine years after construction first began.
Young students create solar oven

Young students create solar oven

Five young students at the Abibifahodie Adesuabea have invented a solar oven with a box to bake and heat foods.
25 Motorcycle Concepts Bikers Will Ride by 2020

Photos: 25 Motorcycle concepts bikers will ride by 2020

Looking at the bike concepts is always enjoyable. And as it appears, the motorcycles of the future will truly be rebellious.
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Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, is dead at 65

Paul Allen, the billionaire co-founder of Microsoft, died Monday. He was an investor, entrepreneur and philanthropist who influenced many aspects of modern life — from technology and science to…
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Meet the 19-year-old tech genius coding at Ethiopia's first AI lab

At 19-years-old, Betelhem Dessie is perhaps the youngest pioneer in Ethiopia's fast emerging tech scene, sometimes referred to as 'Sheba Valley'.

iPhone X, iPhone Xs, iPhone XR and iPhone Xs Max: The difference

iPhones are now the trend when it comes to smartphones. It is the wish of many to use an iPhone but the expensive nature of the gadget hinders a lot of people from owning one.
An attempt to tackle Google over data tracking has been blocked by the courts

Google iPhone data privacy case blocked by High Court

The High Court has blocked a bid to sue Google for allegedly unlawfully taking data from 4.4 million UK iPhone users.
Top 10 Ghana mobile apps

Top 10 Ghana mobile apps

There are numerous mobile applications that the everyday Ghanaian smartphone user downloads. So we take a look at the Top 10 Ghana mobile apps.

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