Category: Technology

China, dominate, China 5G

China set to dominate the global 5G landscape: report

China took the lead in terms of the 5G market in 2020, with 200 million new 5G connections, accounting for 87 per cent of the global total, and the number is expected to...

Mask grow flowers

Woman develops face mask that can be used to grow flowers

It’s been more than a year since the Corona epidemic and now piles of plastic as well as face masks around the world are polluting land and water. But now a...

Nasa, Mars rover, red road

Nasa’s new Mars rover hits dusty red road

Story by AFP The Mars rover Perseverance has successfully conducted its first test drive on the Red Planet, the US space agency Nasa said on Friday. The six-wheeled...

Israel, 5-minute battery charge, Israel electric cars

Israeli 5-minute battery charge aims to fire up electric cars

Story by AFP From flat battery to full charge in just five minutes — an Israeli start-up has developed technology it says could eliminate the “range anxiety”...

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WhatsApp offers voice/video calls on desktop app

WhatsApp has announced that it has made private and secure one-to-one voice and video calls available on its desktop app. According to a blog on WhatsApp’s official...

Twitter, coronavirus lies, Twitter strike system

Twitter introduces ‘strike system’ to curb coronavirus lies

Story by AFP Twitter announced on Monday that it will be rolling out a strike system against users tweeting misleading information about the coronavirus vaccines. The...

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Apple rumored to replace iPad mini with foldable iPhone

Latest report from MyDrivers suggests that Apple might replace the iPad mini with a foldable version of the iPhone. If that didn’t sound bizarre enough, this...

WhatsApp messages

‘Over 2bn users send close to 100bn WhatsApp messages every day’

Over two billion WhatsApp users send close to 100 billion messages every day, said the Facebook-owned company to mark its 12th anniversary. “More than two billion...

WhatsApp messages

Users may not be able to send or receive WhatsApp messages after this date

If you’re a WhatsApp user and do not accept its updated terms and conditions by May 15. you won’t be able to either send or receive messages on the app....

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Google fires top AI ethical expert Margaret Mitchell

Google on Feb 19 fired Margaret Mitchell, who co-led the company’s Ethical AI team, more than two months after the controversial ousting of Timnit Gebru, the...