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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Apple ‘To Buy Shazam For $400m

Apple is close to buying the music recognition app Shazam for about $400m (£300m), media reports say.Shazam, a UK company founded in 1999, allows...

Ghana’s Future Will Be Anchored By ICT – Veep Dr. Bawumia

Ghana's Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has visited a number of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) firms in Accra to familiarise himself with their...

Petya Hackers Issue Fresh Ransom Demand

The perpetrators of a recent cyber-attack that disrupted businesses across the world appear to have accessed the ransom payments they raised. Just over £7,900-worth of...

Apple To Pay $38bn On Foreign Cash Pile

Apple will pay about $38bn (£27.3bn) in tax on the roughly $250bn cash pile it holds outside the US following recent changes to American...

Apple Self-Driving Car In Minor Crash

A self-driving car owned by Apple was involved in an accident, California’s road authority has confirmed.The car, a modified Lexus RX450h with autonomous sensors,...

What is a VPN?

There seems to be a new reason to worry about your internet privacy almost every day. Rollbacks on privacy regulations, abuses of personal data,...

Blackout For Thousands Of Dark Web Pages

Hackers have deleted more than 6,500 sites being held on a popular dark web server. Called Daniel’s Hosting, the site was sitting on the hidden...

Twitter Blocks Account of German AfD MP For Anti-Muslim Tweets

A German politician is facing a police probe over inflammatory comments made on New Year's Eve. Beatrix von Storch, deputy leader of Germany's far-right AfD...

Vodafone CEO Engages Customers On Twitter

Chief Executive of Vodafone Ghana, Yolanda Cuba, on Wednesday, demonstrated great leadership and commitment when she took to the company’s Twitter handle to respond...

Twitter Doubles Character Limit: Celebrities React

The company says that 9% of tweets written in English hit the 140-character limit. People spend more time editing their tweets or don't even...