Category: Technology

Cryptoverse Bitcoin

Small players lose faith in crypto after sell-off

Nofe Isah, a 25-year-old based in Nigeria, has been investing in crypto since January. Last week, she lost all of her $5,000 in savings as cryptocurrency Luna went into...

Food delivery robot

US transport company is testing food delivery with robots

Uber is the most recent company that is trying to deliver food using robots and self-driving cars, CNN reported. The company has claimed that automation is the best way...

Bitcoin, stablecoin

Bitcoin’s 2021 gains wiped out in shocking stablecoin rout

Cryptocurrencies extended their sell-off on May 12, with Bitcoin falling to its lowest levels in 16 months as a stampede out of so-called stable coins sent shockwaves...

Crypto assets, Bitcoin

Crypto assets shed $800 billion in market value in a month

Crypto assets bled nearly $800 billion in market value over the past month, touching a low of $1.4 trillion on May 10, according to data site CoinMarketCap, as the end...

Bitcoin China, cryptocurrency

Bitcoin falls to 10-month low as stock markets tumble

Bitcoin fell to its lowest level since July 2021 on May 9 as slumping equity markets continued to hurt cryptocurrencies, which are currently trading in line with...

Musk Twitter takeover

Musk’s Twitter takeover raises questions about its role in digital social infrastructure

Over the last few weeks, there has been a lot of talk of the public square fuelled by Elon Musk’s recent proposed takeover of Twitter. Many have baulked at the idea...

Musk Twitter takeover

Musk says Twitter may charge slight fee for commercial, government users

Elon Musk says Twitter Inc will always be free for casual users but may charge a slight fee for commercial and government users, as the billionaire entrepreneur tries to...

Google

Google allows removal of personal information from search results

Google will now be providing new options to remove personally identifiable information from Google Search, Google announced in a blog post. As reported by CNET, Google...

Jessica Watkins, space

Jessica Watkins becomes first black woman to be part of International Space Station crew

NASA astronaut Jessica Watkins made history after becoming the first black woman to be on an International Space Station crew, Space reported. On the morning of April 7,...

US free internet, Pakistan, internet inclusiveness, The Economist Intelligence Unit

US joins with 55 countries to promote free internet

Amid a rise in authoritarian governments such as Russia cracking down on access to digital information, the United States on April 28 will join with more than 50...