Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Google to warn when humans chat with convincing bots

Google says it will take steps to ensure that humans are not fooled when they get called by software bots that can convincingly mimic the human voice. Anyone called by the bot will be told...

Apple showers investors with $100bn

Apple is returning another $100bn (£73bn) to shareholders from its huge cash pile as solid iPhone sales helped revenues rise 16% to just over $61bn. The company sold 52.2 million iPhones in the three months...

MainOne extends coverage to Takoradi

MainOne, West Africa’s leading communications and data solutions provider, has announced the establishment of a new point-of-presence (PoP) in Takoradi’s Business District, extending the company’s reach in Ghana. This added infrastructure in Takoradi assures...

Ghana to celebrate Int’l Girls in ICT Day May 4

Ghana will this year celebrate the International Girls in ICT Day on Friday May 4, 2018, a week after it was marked by member states of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).   The Day has been set...

Facebook sales soar despite data scandal

Facebook's quarterly sales rose by nearly 50% in the social media giant's first results since a privacy scandal over users' data emerged. The company said that revenues rose to $11.9bn in the first three months...

Two-day battery flagship hero Nokia 7 plus arrives in Ghana

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces that the Nokia 7 plus is now available to buy from accredited dealers for GHC1, 700 from April 23. A smartphone with striking design, the Nokia...

Apple’s Shazam deal faces European probe

European regulators will investigate Apple's planned purchase of Shazam, the music recognition app that was developed in the UK. The European Commission said Apple could encourage Shazam users to use its music streaming service rather...

Facebook paid $7.3m for Mark Zuckerberg’s security in 2017

Facebook increased its spending on security for Mark Zuckerberg by 50% last year, the company has disclosed, paying more than $7.3m (£5.1m) to protect its top executive. The security funds were required “due to specific...

Bawumia woos Silicon Valley Investors

The Government of President Nana Akufo-Addo is reviewing a number of regulations governing the Information Communication Technology (ICT) sector in order to free up the innovative talent and capabilities of already existing and start-up...

Dentsu Aegis Network Innovation Code to Transform Brands

In the current dispensation of digitisation and a fast pace approach to advertising and content, media communication and marketing giant, Dentsu Aegis Network Ghana, is seizing the opportunities of the era to provide innovation...

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