Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Facebook Is Finally Taking Action Against Fake News

Better late than never After an election season infused with hoax stories, more than a month of global outcry and at least one real-world incident...

Why the United Nations Must Move Forward With a Killer Robots Ban

Killer robots are on the agenda of a major United Nations meeting in Geneva this week. As part of a U.N. disarmament conference, participating countries are...

Yahoo reveals new hack, this time a billion-plus users

Yahoo said Wednesday more than a billion users may have had data stolen in a hack dating back to 2013 -- separate from its...

Russian President Vladimir Putin was directly involved in election hack, US says

US intelligence officials now believe that Russian President Vladimir Putin was personally involved in hacking during the American election campaign as part of a...

Made In Africa: Johannesburg Startup To Make First Smartphones In Africa

Johannesburg-based startup, Onyx Connect, is set to become the first firm in Africa to manufacture smartphones when its starts rolling out its phones in...

Errand app wins in Dahabshiil competition

A software application that seeks to connect busy people with personal shoppers for their errands has won the inaugural +254 Rising entrepreneurship competition that...

Celebrite: Israeli firm that can steal phone data in seconds

It only takes a few seconds for an employee of one of the world's leading hacking companies to take a locked smartphone and pull...

Mobifone warns customers of fraud Somali calls

Vietnam Mobile Telecom Services Corporation (MobiFone) recently received complaints from customers, who reported being spammed with missed calls from a foreign number and subsequently being charged...
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China unveils flashy new stealth fighter

Transcript 00:00:02 >> An ear-splitting message to the world from China, debuting it's new J-20 stealth fighter at the country's biggest airshow in the southern city...

News Internet Yahoo Spied on Users for U.S. Government

Yahoo has come under fire after accusations that it secretly scanned user emails on behalf of the U.S. government. On Wednesday, information surfaced accusing Yahoo...

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Paul Pogba says he rejected Real Madrid before Manchester United transfer

Paul Pogba says he was the subject of interest from Real Madrid before he decided to sign for Manchester United. The former Juventus midfielder, who...

Le Monde: Somaliland, the lessons of a ghost country

The former British protectorate (Somaliland), self-proclaimed independence of Somalia in 1991, has not been recognized by any state but tries to consolidate the exercise...

Pentagon foresees at least two more years of combat in Somalia

Amid its escalating campaign of drone strikes in Somalia, the Pentagon has presented the White House with an operational plan that envisions at least...