Sunday, May 24, 2020

Covid-19: MTN, Vodafone get free spectrum from gov’t for 3 months

Telcos MTN and Vodafone have received free spectrum for three months from government in a bid to ease pressure on them amid the lockdown in Greater Accra and Greater Kumasi. Due to the 'stay at...

Amazon may fire workers who violate social distancing guidelines

Amazon said it may begin firing employees who "intentionally violate" the company's social distancing guidelines, despite complaints from workers who say the demands of their job make it impossible to comply with the policy. The...

Govt to launch new Mobile App to combat Coronavirus on Monday

A group of Technology experts will on Monday, April 13, 2020 launch a new mobile App which will aid in the fight against the global pandemic Coronavirus. At the launch, the experts will also train...

WhatsApp now only allows message forwarding to one contact to counter coronavirus misinformation

WhatsApp is trying to stem the rapid spread of coronavirus misinformation by placing new limits on the number of times a forwarded message can be shared simultaneously. A message received by a person on the Facebook (FB)-owned...

Netflix urged to slow streaming to stop the internet from breaking

The European Union is urging Netflix and other streaming platforms to stop showing video in high definition to prevent the internet from breaking because of the coronavirus pandemic. With so many countries on lockdowns to...

Covid-19: NCA grants telcos waiver to send emergency texts

The National Communication Authority has granted the four telecom operators in the country a waiver to send emergency communication on covid-19 to their subscribers. The NCA is also working with MTN, AirtelTigo, Vodafone and Glo...

Samsung QLED TV: A TV that can bring the Dead back to Life

In every aspect you try to analyze the Samsung QLED TV, there is a life satisfying moment you can arrive at. The TV was created for mans satisfaction and was crafted, to at least, make...

Cybertech Global 2020: Ghana highly represented as event ends on high note

Ghana was heavily represented at Cybertech Global 2020 which came to an end last weekend. Minister of Communications Ursula Owusu-Ekuful led a powerful delegation which included National Cybersecurity advisor Dr Albert Antwi-Boasiako. There was also...

Suspended NPP Vice chair Ekow Ewusi arrested over missing excavators

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has arrested the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP)’s Central Regional Vice Chairman, Horace Ekow Ewusi, over missing excavators seized in the clampdown on illegal...

How computers wrote BBC election result stories

For the first time, BBC News published a news story for every constituency that declared election results overnight - all written by a computer. It was the BBC's biggest test of machine-generated journalism so far. Each...

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