Google launches iMessage and WhatsApp rival

Google has launched a free messaging service that will link up with text messages to rival WhatsApp and Apple's iMessage. The messenger will be available...

DATA HARVESTING: Facebook’s Zuckerberg set to face American Congress

Embattled Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg is in Washington this week to testify before Congress. His appearance marks the first time the 33-year-old has himself...

Facebook plans crackdown on ad targeting without consent

Social media giant, Facebook is scrambling to add safeguards in opposition to abuse of consumer information after reeling from a backlash over the Cambridge...

Hackers steal data of 150m users of popular fitness app

Personal details of about 150 million users of the MyFitnessPal app were compromised in one of the biggest hacks in history, its owner has...

China briefly bans letter N from the Internet

Amid fallout from the decision to allow Xi Xinping extend his power grip and be president for life, Chinese censors now also crack down on...

Google Search will start ranking faster mobile pages higher in July

Google yesterday announced a new project to improve its mobile search results: factoring page speed into its search ranking. As the company notes, page speed “has been...

UFO pilot urges world leaders to take alien threat seriously

An American pilot who claims to have chased an alien aircraft, has warned world leaders to take UFO sightings seriously. Retired US Navy pilot commander David Fravor...

Facebook Adds Facial Recognition to Alert You When Someone Upload a Photo of you

Facebook said on Tuesday it would begin using facial recognition technology to tell people on the social network when others upload photos of them...

Nigerian startup Touchabl launches picture-searching app

Port Harcourt-based startup Touchabl has launched its app, which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to enable people search and shop for items in any picture...

Meet Woebot, chatbot that offers therapy, advice & companionship

Mobile talk-therapy and life-coaching apps are proliferating as traditional therapy remains difficult to obtain. So many people do not have access to treatment for mental health...

World News

African Orphan Whom Met With Prince 14 Years Ago Was At His Royal Wedding

An orphan who Prince Harry met while volunteering in Lesotho, southern Africa, was among the first guests to greet him and Meghan after the...

Family Undergo Ritual After Father Is Caught Having Sex With Daughter. Photos

A family had to undergo traditional ritual after a father was caught having sex with his own daughter, who is said to barely 14...

Model Reveals How She ‘Had Sex With Cristiano Ronaldo’ After Enticing Her With Dogs

It has been reported that Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo enticed a model into bed after taking her home to show off his dogs....