Friday, November 24, 2017

Somaliland to firewall social media during elections

Somaliland's electoral commission has called for the internet to be shutdown during the elections, sources say. The country which hasn't been recognized by the international...

SAMSUNG GEAR ICONX (2018) REVIEW: HITTING THE SWEET SPOT

A well-rounded pair of truly wireless earbuds One year after Samsung stepped into the nascent market of truly wireless earbuds with the Gear IconX, the company...

New WhatsApp feature allows users to delete sent messages

WhatsApp has rolled out a new feature that allows users to delete text messages sent out erroneously to the wrong recipient or chat group. “Deleting...

How Israel Caught Russian Hackers Scouring the World for U.S. Secrets

It was a case of spies watching spies watching spies: Israeli intelligence officers looked on in real time as Russian government hackers searched computers...

Why Mark Zuckerberg And Sheryl Sandberg Can’t Be Trusted With US Democracy

On Wednesday, it was reported that Facebook and its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, were used by Russian entities to promote Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential election. Previously,...

Somali-Canadian Teenager Develops His Own Smartphone from Scratch

After his Somali mother failed to buy him a smartphone because she couldn’t afford it, 17-year-old Mo Omer embarked on a mission to develop his own...

The surprising place where cash is going extinct

Half a dozen men crowd round one of the many small colourful wooden shacks off a main street in Hargeisa, Somaliland, shouting and arguing...
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iPhone X announced with edge-to-edge screen, Face ID, and no home button

‘The future of the smartphone’ opens preorders at $999 on October 27th. The long-awaited and extensively leaked special edition iPhone is finally upon us, and...

Huawei unveils faster phone chip it says can beat Apple, Samsung

Huawei aims to use artificial intelligence-powered features such as instant image recognition to take on rivals Samsung and Apple when it launches its...

Your Cell Phone Is 10 Times Dirtier Than a Toilet Seat. Here’s What to...

Most people don’t give a second thought to using their cell phone everywhere, from their morning commute to the dinner table to the doctor’s office. But research...

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Somaliland President-elect and Bitter Opponent Mend Fences

Only two days after the Somaliland electoral commission declared Musa Behi Abdi the winner of the country's fiercely contested presidential election of November 13, the president-elect...

Money remittance firm Dahabshiil trains staff on money laundering risks

A section of staff of money remittance firm Dahabshiil undergoing training on Anti Money Laundering and other courses at a Nairobi hotel. Money remittance firm...
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UK Looks Forward to Seeing Somaliland Set Another Great Example of Democracy in Action...

Ambassador David Concar, Head of the United Kingdom mission to Somalia/Somaliland congratulates Somaliland on a peaceful, orderly conduct of the presidential election and the...