Saturday, September 26, 2020

SpaceX Brings NASA Astronauts Safely Home In Milestone Mission

America’s first crewed spaceship to fly to the International Space Station in nearly a decade returned safely to Earth on Sunday, splashing down in the Gulf of Mexico. The mission, carried out jointly by NASA and the private company SpaceX, demonstrated that the United States has the capacity once more to send its astronauts to...

Trump Gives TikTok 6 Weeks To Sell Itself To US Company

US President Donald Trump gave popular Chinese-owned video app TikTok six weeks to sell its US operations to an American company, saying Monday it would be “out of business” otherwise, and that the government wanted a financial benefit from the deal. “It’s got to be an American company… it’s got to be owned here,” Trump...

TikTok Lovers Rage Against Trump Threat Of US Ban

A TikTok star pounds a beat as she weaves lyrics mocking the idea of US President Donald Trump banning the short-form video-sharing app. The “Trump Freestyle” post-Monday by @maya2960 quickly racked up more than a million views and 500,000 “likes” on the popular platform owned by China-based ByteDance. “Didn’t think this through, little Donny, did you?...

17-Year-Old Charged For Masterminding Twitter Hack

Criminal charges were filed on Friday against the suspected teenage mastermind of an epic Twitter hack and two others who allegedly helped hijack celebrity accounts to swindle people out of more than $100,000 in a cryptocurrency scheme. Prosecutors in Florida said they filed 30 felony counts against 17-year-old resident of the state identified as the...

Twitter Accounts Of Apple, Musk, Gates Hacked In Scam

The official Twitter accounts of Apple, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and others were hijacked on Wednesday by scammers trying to dupe people into sending cryptocurrency bitcoin, in a massive hack. The list of accounts commandeered grew rapidly to include Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Uber, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, bitcoin speciality firms and many others. “Tough day...

Range Rover Sport Gains new Tech, Engines for 21 Model Year

The Range Rover Sport – Land Rover’s most dynamic model ever – has gained a suite of upgrades to enhance its appeal as the ultimate luxury performance SUV. A new generation of Land Rover’s six-cylinder Ingenium diesel engines are confirmed for introduction on the Range Rover Sport*. They bring 48V Mild-Hybrid Electric Vehicle (MHEV) diesel...

Samsung Showcases Premium Camera Experience of Galaxy A71, A51

Leading electronics company, Samsung, has said the Galaxy A71 and A51 have shown an exceptional performance since the launch of the devices both globally and in Nigeria. According to the company, this is largely due to the presence of features similar to the flagship devices – Note and S-Series; one of which is the unique...

Google adds fact-check to images

Google said Monday it was adding fact-check labels to images as part of its efforts to stem visually misleading information. The new labels will be attached to the underlying web pages of photos and videos which appear in a Google search, the tech giant said. Google showed how the fact-check system works with an illustration of...

Google lists 11 interesting things you should know about Africa

Africa Day was celebrated on 25 May, and YouTube and ViacomCBS Networks Africa organized the “Africa Day Benefit Concert At Home”, which was streamed on the MTV Base Africa YouTube channel . The concert gave fans across the globe an opportunity to experience the beauty of music from across the continent while raising funds...

Five common habits that may damage your smartphone

Smartphone is one gadget that has helped improved everyday profitability, communication and even entertainments for the modern man. As close as people may get attached to their smartphones, proper maintenance is a topic many give little consideration or thoroughly overlook. Without intending to, there are some common habits that seem harmless, which however, may coincidentally damage...

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