MTN, MTech launch Kumawood App

The local movie industry is set to receive a major boost henceforth with the launch of the Kumawood App. The Kumawood App currently running on Google PlayStore was developed by telecom giant MTN, and MTech...

Facebook nears two billion monthly users

Facebook's profits have jumped in the first three months of the year, as the social network closes in on two billion users, according to its latest results. The number of people using Facebook each month...

WhatsApp power outage leaves millions unable to chat

Millions of WhatsApp users were left without service after the messaging service suffered a global power outage. The app stopped working at around 9pm UK time on Wednesday leaving people unable to send or receive...

Turkish authorities block Wikipedia

Officials said "an administrative measure" had been taken, but gave no reason why. Turkish media said authorities had asked Wikipedia to remove content by writers "supporting terror". Turkey has temporarily blocked social media sites including Facebook...

Infinix launches S2 with special ‘wefie’ feature

Hong-Kong based smartphone manufacturer, Infinix, has launched the world’s first ever wefie smartphone, Infinix S2 Pro, a successor to the Infinix Hot S. Wefie, unlike selfie, allows group photographs which captures each individual in the group...

Computer pioneer Harry Huskey dies aged 101

Engineer Harry Huskey, who helped build many of the first ever computers, has died aged 101. Dr Huskey was a key member of the team that built the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer (Eniac) which...

J Initiative represents Ghana at EMEA Child Safety Summit

J Initiative, a child online protection and Digital Literacy advocacy group, is representing Ghana in the Child Safety Summit in Dublin. The summit is taking place from April 27 to 28, 2017 at the Google...

Facebook celebrates Ghana’s Asoriba app, others

Facebook celebrated the achievements and products of its growing African developer and partner ecosystem at its annual F8 developer conference held in San Jose, California. African developers shared the stage with Facebook and developers from...

Facebook team working on brain-powered technology

Facebook says it is working on technology to allow us to control computers directly with our brains. It is developing “silent speech” software to allow people to type at a rate of 100 words per...

Snapchat launches 3D filters

Snapchat has launched new 3D lenses, allowing users to change the world around them in three dimensions. The new feature lets you interact with what you see on screen. You can write giant words that...