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Google Maps just got an amazing new hidden feature

A brand new Google Maps feature will help you make the most of your next restaurant visit. Google Lens integration will highlight the most popular items in a physical restaurant menu, and even show crowd-sourced photos of those meals where available. You might be using Google Maps for directions and …

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Amazon Employee in Seattle Office tests Positive for Coronavirus

Amazon on Tuesday said an employee who works in one of its Seattle, Washington, offices tested positive for the coronavirus. ″We’re supporting the affected employee who is in quarantine,” the company told CNBC. “The employee is based out of Amazon’s Brazil office building in Seattle, WA.” The office is in …

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Facebook Shuts London, Singapore Offices After Coronavirus Case

Facebook on Friday said it was shutting its London office and part of its Singapore base for “deep cleaning” after an employee in the Asian city state was diagnosed with coronavirus. A staff member working at the US technology giant’s Marina One office in Singapore was on Friday diagnosed with …

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ICT targets 45 per cent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030

A new International Telecommunications Union (ITU) standard highlights that compliance with the Paris Agreement will require the information and communication technology (ICT) industry to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 45 percent from 2020 to 2030. The standard will support ICT companies in reducing GHG emissions at the rate necessary …

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BAD CHAT WhatsApp bug lets a single text crash your app so hard you need to reinstall it

A GAPING WhatsApp flaw allows hackers to crash your app just by sending you a text. The shocking bug is so serious that users are forced to completely reinstall WhatsApp to fix the issue – and their group chats disappear forever. The WhatsApp bug causes your app to break down …

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Australia tells Facebook and Google to commit to competition rules

Australia said on Thursday technology giants such as Facebook Inc (FB.O) and Google (GOOGL.O) will have to agree to new rules to ensure they do not abuse their market power and damage competition, or the government will impose new controls on them. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the Australian Competition …

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‘Genevieve’s Lionheart movie was disqualified because it was not good enough’ – Nigerian Writer, Sugabelly

Earlier today, the news went viral that Nigeria’s entry for Academy/Oscar awards, the movie ‘Lionheart’ was disqualified from its category because there was too much dialogue in English. Actress, Genevieve Nnaji, who directed and starred in the movie, in her reaction, stressed that English is the official language of Nigeria, …

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US still to grant any Huawei trade licences

HUAWEI US officials have not granted any licences to trade with blacklisted Chinese firm Huawei, despite receiving more than 130 requests, Reuters says. The US restricted companies from selling to the electronics giant in May, citing national security concerns, which have been dismissed by Huawei. President Donald Trump said last …

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Facebook tightens rules amid 2020 US election fears

facebook_team Facebook has unveiled new political advertising rules ahead of next year’s US presidential election amid fears the platform will be exploited. Political advertisers will now have to verify their identity before being given a “confirmed organisation” label. It marks the latest in a series of attempts to address incidents …

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Keystone Bank empowers youths and business start-ups

KEYSTONE BANK Fastest growing financial services provider, Keystone Bank Limited, has again demonstrated its commitment towards the empowerment of MSMEs & youths in entrepreneurship by launching a capacity building Masterclass to empower entrepreneurs with the requisite skills for business growth. The maiden edition of the Masterclass tagged ‘Spark Up Your …

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Israeli technology chosen to ease Lake Chad water crisis

UN meeting results in deployment of Watergen’s water-from-air generator in Nigeria to provide desperately needed clean drinking water. Watergen provides drinking water in Sierra Leone. Photo: courtesy An Israeli invention that pulls water from air will be deployed in Nigeria following a meeting at United Nations headquarters in New York …

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Firms collaborate to expand toy production across Africa

Auldon Toys has signed a memorandum of understanding with Polesie, one of Europe’s biggest toy manufacturer, for a retail deal and local assembling of high-quality toys that meet international safety standard within Nigeria. The partnership, which was sealed with Nigerian-based Auldon Toys in Kobrin, Belarus, will see Polesie JV Limited …

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INVITATION TO REGISTER YOUR MADE IN NIGERIA PRODUCT ON THE NIGERIA REBIRTH LABOUR ROOM REALITY TV SHOW ONLINE MARKET

  LOCAL CONTENT ONLINE MARKET   Over 50 million transaction for 60 days INVITATION TO REGISTER YOUR MADE IN NIGERIA PRODUCT ON THE NIGERIA REBIRTH LABOUR ROOM REALITY TV SHOW ONLINE MARKET The labour room national reality TV show is the first of kind in Africa. For 60 days on …

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NIGERIANS, MEET HIS EXCELLENCY, ONYEKWERE GODWIN NWACHUKWUNEKE THE LABOUR ROOM GOVERNOR OF IMO STATE.

THE LABOUR ROOM The Nigerian Labour room TV reality show is the first of its kind in this country. It promises to be an exciting experience that brings together 37 contestants from all states of the federation to battle to win a grand price of 200 million naira to be …

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Facts You Need To Know About Ultimate Cycler And The founder, Peter Wolfing

While the popular Ponzi scheme, MMM gained momentum in Nigeria before its recent freeze, another scheme reared its head and many Nigerians once again rushed into it. It was called ‘Ultimate Cycler’. The scheme was short-lived however as it crashed on December 1, sending participants into a frenzy. It relaunched …

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Wema Bank, Etisalat launch Bespoke Account for Nigerian youth

Advertisement Wema Bank Plc, one of Nigeria’s foremost financial institutions, and Etisalat Nigeria have partnered to introduce WemaEasySavers, a Tier-1 savings account aimed at ensuring financial inclusion for more Nigerians, especially the youth. The newly launched WemaEasySavers is an easy to open and use account designed to enable under-banked and …

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Closed banks: NDIC appoints 10 agent banks to collect depositors’ claims

Advertisement The Nigeria Deposit insurance Corporation has called on depositors who lost their money in any closed banks to file their claims through the appointed 10 agent banks nationwide. The Managing Director of the Corporation, Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim, made the call on Wednesday in Kano at NDIC’s Special Day at …

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