WhatsApp now lets you control who can add you to Groups

WhatsApp has added a new feature that will stop people from automatically adding you to groups. The Facebook-owned company will now allow you to block randoms from adding you to annoying group chats and spare you from unnecessary notifications. This new privacy feature is to give users more control over how they use group chats. … Continue reading WhatsApp now lets you control who can add you to Groups

Samsung Galaxy Fold: what you need to know about the Samsung foldable Smartphone

Samsung has unveiled a foldable smartphone,tablet-like display and would be able to run up to three apps at once. The design doesn’t just stand out. It stands apart.The highly anticipated Galaxy Fold is a new foldable device that features the world’s first 7.3-inch Infinity Flex Display, which folds into a compact device with a cover … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Fold: what you need to know about the Samsung foldable Smartphone

Chinese Schools introduce Smart Uniforms with GPS Chips to track Students during School Hours

China has introduced a new technology that will track students location using their school uniform. The new tech dubbed smart uniforms will be to tell the exact location of your ward. Eleven schools in the South-West province of Guizhou have introduced the uniforms, which were developed by local tech firm Guizhou Guanyu Technology. These smart … Continue reading Chinese Schools introduce Smart Uniforms with GPS Chips to track Students during School Hours

Awale, Backgammon and 1 other Game Technology has transformed

From time memorial, man has indulged himself into seeking out ways to improve his living standard. The application of this science into practical purposes is what is termed ‘technology’. The constant evolution of technology has affected every part of human existence: information is more accessible, we enjoy good roads, better & healthy living. We can … Continue reading Awale, Backgammon and 1 other Game Technology has transformed

MTN Tariff Plans – Latest Compilation of MTN Tariff Plans and Activation Code

Life with MTN can be a bit tricky. One day you get a notification to migrate to a plan that gives you 200% bonus on every recharge, the next day N200 is no longer enough for 3mins call. This is due to the lack of understanding of the MTN tariff plans – the rule is: … Continue reading MTN Tariff Plans – Latest Compilation of MTN Tariff Plans and Activation Code

Firefox OS, Microsoft IE and 5 top Technologies that Died in 2015

Like 2016, 2015 started with a lot of promises and big time resolution for technology companies, but unfortunately, not all those technologies made it through the year. A large number of services/technologies either died, discontinued or gradually faded away in 2015. For every success recorded in 2015, there was a complementing failure. There is no shame in it, after all, … Continue reading Firefox OS, Microsoft IE and 5 top Technologies that Died in 2015

Students – The Real Winners of New Age Technology Trend

Impatience characterizes the technology sector’s approach to education. Disruption is taking place in all other sectors of society — so, why not education? I know too well, whether at Pearson or in the classroom, the challenges and frustration of developing and using digital tools that improve outcomes for students. But I’m optimistic. We are on … Continue reading Students – The Real Winners of New Age Technology Trend

Tim Cook, Facebook, Google and Tech Giants throw their Support for Same-Sex Marriage

When the Supreme Court issued its historic ruling on Friday legalizing same-sex marriage across the U.S., many of the biggest technology companies embraced the decision with characteristic flair through social media, on their sites, and with tools that others could use to show their support as well. Companies like Google, Microsoft, Motorola Mobility, Uber and … Continue reading Tim Cook, Facebook, Google and Tech Giants throw their Support for Same-Sex Marriage

Russia offers its support to North Korea amid the Sony Hack

EWT is following the Sony Hacks, North Korea’s internet outages, and all other related topics as they develop. See bottom of article for further reading. MOSCOW –  Russia on Thursday offered sympathy to North Korea amid the Sony hacking scandal, saying the movie that sparked the dispute was so scandalous that Pyongyang’s anger was “quite … Continue reading Russia offers its support to North Korea amid the Sony Hack

Window shop this Holiday season at home with the help of Google Maps

The leisurely window-shopper might be forgiven for feeling rather ambivalent towards Christmas, a time of lavish shop-displays – and of crowds of people getting in the way. Google’s latest online tool solves this problem, by allowing you to tread the streets of world shopping capitals such as London and New York. The tool, Google Maps … Continue reading Window shop this Holiday season at home with the help of Google Maps

Google plans to add Android directly into your vehicle

The company is working on a new Android version that will power a car’s entertainment and navigation systems, connect it to the Internet, and integrate with the vehicle’s sensors, a Reuters report says. Sometime in the not-too-distant future, cars from many automakers could feature a version of Google’s Android operating system built directly into the … Continue reading Google plans to add Android directly into your vehicle

Amazon is getting “Fired” up for another smartphone

In June of 2014, Amazon tried to launch their newest product – the Fire phone. It was essentially a modified Android phone with a “unique” 3D display and a ton of references to different Amazon shops. It turned out that “Fire” was pretty cold, being a complete failure. The phone hit Amazon with a $170 … Continue reading Amazon is getting “Fired” up for another smartphone

Sony Hack: President of United States vows responsibility for FBI claims

A couple of days ago, North Korea was posed as the fault to the SONY FILMS hack, formally by the FBI. This all followed the major GOP hack on SONY FILMS databases, media, and employees. There is no doubt that the news of and following the SONY FILMS hack is the most breaking and worrisome … Continue reading Sony Hack: President of United States vows responsibility for FBI claims

Facebook is dropping in Popularity with Teens Again, Study Shows

A new study by the research firm Frank N. Magid Associates shows that the popularity of Facebook for teenagers in the US between 13 and 17 have dropped down to 88%. The study had also found that a decline in popularity for all age groups has lowered to 90% this year, as opposed to the … Continue reading Facebook is dropping in Popularity with Teens Again, Study Shows

Will our privacy problems be solved by 2025? Responses released in Pew study

As more innovators and tech gurus crawl into the ever-growing technology and internet market, the concern between users and their privacy online become more and more dominant. According to a Pew Research Center study, policymakers and tech innovators will have a hard time to respond. Experts responded to a survey with split opinions on the … Continue reading Will our privacy problems be solved by 2025? Responses released in Pew study