Russia, China hackers targeting US vote, Microsoft warns

Microsoft said Thursday it thwarted recent cyberattacks from China, Russia and Iran targeting both Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns, as technology giants scrambled to protect election security less than two…

LAGOS SUPPORTS 23 INNOVATORS, TECH FIRMS WITH N100 MILLION INNOVATION GRANT

•Sanwo-Olu To Beneficiaries: ‘Justify The Opportunity’ Twenty-three young innovators and tech firms have been awarded a total grant of N100 million by the Lagos State Government to pursue various technology-driven…

Jack Ma Boosting Africa’s Tech Innovation with Netpreneur Award

The Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI), set up by the Jack Ma Foundation, which is attracting a prize money increase to $1.5 million from $1 million, will enhance technology innovation…

Facebook buys animated graphics startup GIPHY

Facebook said Friday it had acquired the animated graphics startup GIPHY and would integrate the company in its Instagram visual social network. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but…

How to Keep Devices Safe from Cyberattacks While Working at Home.

As our work and home lives collide, small changes to your digital habits can make all the difference against cyber threats Our world has changed dramatically over the last couple…

IT SECURITY TIPS

By Obinna Okorocha For those who are posting free coronavirus internet data Let me educate you on some basic IT, any link that start with “http ” is most likely…

Google to publish user location data to help governments tackle virus

Google will publish location data from its users around the world from Friday to allow governments to gauge the effectiveness of social distancing measures put in place to combat the…

Amazon’s “Just Walk Out” technology to change the Nigerian retail experience?

Amazon is arguably one of the world’s most innovative companies and in the past week, it has launched its cashier-less “Just Walk Out” systems that have been adopted in 25 Amazon…