Apple introduces iPhone 7 Plus RED Special Edition to Contribute to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS

by Rachel Ogbu Customers Can Now Purchase iPhone in a Beautiful New Finish and Contribute to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS Apple has announced iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus (PRODUCT)RED Special Edition in a vibrant red aluminum finish, in recognition of more than 10 years of partnership between Apple and (RED). This gives customers an […]

APPLE releases new app APPLE CLIPS

by Rachel Ogbu Apple today introduced Clips, a new app that makes it quick and fun for anyone to create expressive videos on iPhone and iPad. The app features a unique design for combining video clips, photos and music into great-looking videos to share with friends through the Messages app, or on Instagram, Facebook and other […]

People react to ex NAACP Leader Rachel Doleful who lied about being black now going by the name “Nkechi Amare Diallo”

By Rachel Ogbu  Rachel Dolezal, 39, made news in 2015. At the time, she was the President of NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) Chapter in Spokane, Washington, USA, All through her career- spanning over 17 years, she had claimed she was black and said she had been a victim of racism, hate crimes, and discrimination. […]

YouTube Heroes

YouTube to reward ‘snitches’ for reporting videos

YouTube Heroes YouTube has launched a scheme to encourage users to moderate content on the website. They will reward so-called Heroes for reporting videos and comments they believe violate community guidelines. But the plan has been criticised by a number of YouTube stars and viewers. YouTube already lets people report abusive or offensive content found […]

Cyberculture: More Than 125,000 Twiiter Accounts Suspended Due To Isis Connection

by Rachel Ogbu Twitter has taken drastic measure to tackle extremism by suspending more than 125,000 accounts it believes has “threatened or promoted terrorist acts” especially to the Islamic State (Isis). The micro-blogging site said it has increased the size of its team that reviews reports including spam-fighting tools to uncover violating accounts for further review. “We condemn the […]

Eileen Ambasa: The cofoundHER Interview

Three years after graduation and with a one year old baby in tow, Eileen Ambasa got interested in Information Technology (IT). Seeing the opportunities it could open up in her career, Eileen decided to learn IT basics. So, she enrolled in ACWICT, a college that teaches IT essentials to young girls in partnership with Samsung, […]

Mufutau Akuruyejo achieves feat as the only African to receive coveted CERN ICT training in Switzerland

by Rachel Ogbu 500 level University of Lagos student and MTN Foundation (MTNF) Scholar,  Mufutau Akuruyejo has become the first Nigerian and  only African to participate in the nine-week CERN Openlab programme. CERN Openlab is a unique public-private partnership between CERN and leading ICT companies. Its mission is to accelerate the development of cutting-edge solutions to be used […]