WhatsApp is adding support for in-app payments, Apple is upgrading the MacBook Pro and Mac Pro desktop and we argue about the future of startup hubs. After months of talks and trials, WhatsApp has finally pulled the trigger on payments. Users in Brazil will be the first to be able to send and receive money … Continue reading WHATSAPP LAUNCHES PAYMENT
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SCIENTISTS SAY 5G DOES NOT TRANSMIT COVID-19
There is an increasing wave of public opinion asserting that there is a positive link between Coronavirus and 5G technology. However, Dr Simon Clarke, associate professor in cellular microbiology at the University of Reading, UK, says that this is nothing but “complete rubbish” while also adding that it is biologically impossible for this to happen.
4 Apple Apps That Are Always Draining Your Battery — Even When You’re Not Using Them
Wondering which apps are the worst offenders? Here are four Apple apps that are always draining your battery — even when you’re not using them. 1. Facebook No list of apps that drain your iPhone battery is ever complete without one of the most draining apps of all: Facebook. Facebook is constantly searching for friends’ updates, … Continue reading 4 Apple Apps That Are Always Draining Your Battery — Even When You’re Not Using Them
The Samsung Galaxy S10 Range is Finally Here
Samsung’s annual release of shiny new Galaxy smartphones has always been a moment of excitement for several reasons, and last night’s is no exception. Though many details were leaked about the much anticipated Galaxy S10 over the past six months, including a few zingers in the last week, yesterday’s announcements still proved a few surprises.
Here’s the low down on the new Galaxy S10 range.
Apple Confirms iPhone FaceTime Eavesdropping Exploit
News breaks of a vulnerability in the group functionality of its FaceTime application that allows users to eavesdrop on the people being called, even if they didn’t pick up the call!
The shockingly simple exploit works with any pair of iOS devices running iOS 12.1 or later. ”The bug lets you call anyone with FaceTime, and immediately hear the audio coming from their phone – before the person on the other end has accepted or rejected the incoming call.
Amina Zakari’s family speaks on her relationship with Buhari
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) also said that Zakari cannot be trusted, describing her recent appointment as a plot by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to rig the upcoming election.
The Zakari family of Jigawa state also called on politicians to leave their daughter out of their politicking.
They made this known in a statement issued by a member of the family, Isah Zakari.
The family also said that the President had no hand in her appointment as an INEC commissioner.
Bad News From Apple As Tim Cook Confirms iPhone Decimation
Meanwhile, Apple continues to push its high-end high-cost model, with a new push on the iPhone XS Max in India. Foxconn will be producing handsets in India for local sales – a first for the iPhone. This can be seen as a courageous decision, because not only is Apple’s market share in India is already falling.
iPhone XS Max allegedly catches fire while in owner’s pants
Josh Hillard from Columbus, Ohio reported to iDrop News that on December 12, while on lunch break at work, he noticed a strange smell coming from the back pocket of his pants. He then felt intense heat that burned his skin, followed by green and yellow smoke.
The Secrets to Creating Social Media-Friendly Videos That Sell
When you browse your personal social media newsfeeds, what sort of content do you see? For the most part, it’s all visual -- videos, memes, graphics and images that direct readers to news articles and blog posts. And this isn’t an anomaly or random coincidence. Successful social media marketers understand that visuals, and video in particular, are the key to standing out amid an endless sea of content and posts.
Apple Accidentally Reveals Radical New iPhone
The best iPhone leaks this year have come directly from Apple – and on too many occasions for it to be a coincidence. Now, with stalling iPhone sales resulting in significant price cuts and legal battles pushing legally motivated iOS updates, Apple is at it again changing the narrative by subtly teasing a red-hot new iPhone upgrade…
Instagram adds ‘close friends’ to let you share stories to a more limited group
After 18 months of testing, Instagram introduces a different kind of friends list
Forget Siri: Here’s how to use Google Assistant on your iPhone or iPad
It’s safe to say the digital assistant wars are over. Siri, arguably, is awful, and the clear-cut favorite in the space is undoubtedly Google Assistant.
These Horrifying Photos Prove You Should Never Sleep Next to Your Phone
You may want to think twice before using your smartphone or tablet in bed. Though we already know these devices can negatively impact sleeping habits,