Russians Are Using Kaspersky Antivirus To Hack Globally – Israeli Spies

Isreali intelligence officials say it has discovered that Russian government hackers were using Kaspersky Lab antivirus software that is used globally by 400 million people, including U.S. government agencies, according to media reports on Tuesday. Reuters said this was revealed according to media reports on Tuesday. “The Israeli officials while spying on Russia had hacked…

Answers: This is What Microsoft Said About The Coming Office 2019

Microsoft this week announced that there will be a successor to Office 2016, the non-subscription version of the application suite and that the upgrade would ship in about a year. The bundle, named “Office 2019,” will be geared to customers, primarily corporate customers, “who aren’t yet ready for the cloud,” according to Microsoft. But other…

Yudala: What The Tech-Smart Population Should Check Out For A Workable New Laptop

Yudala Ltd., Nigeria’s fastest growing composite e-commerce outlet on Wednesday advised contemporary tech-smart population on six features to look for while buying a new laptop. The Head of Corporate Communications, Yudala Ltd., Mr Gideon Ayogu, in a statement in Lagos said that the call was necessary to ensure the workability of their laptops. According to…

Facebook To Launch News Pay Wall Feature For Publishers

Facebook may soon add a pay wall for news content from premium publishers. The company’s news partnerships head Campbell Brown told publishers at an industry event in New York this week that the company is getting ready to test news subscriptions as early as this fall. Brown’s remarks were first reported by The Street Wednesday,…

Google Wins Big In France, Not In Business But In Court

A French court today ruled that Google is not liable for $1.3 billion in back taxes, passing judgement on a suit filed last year. The courts stated the company didn’t have a “permanent establishment” in France to justify the large amount of money. The company’s legal revenue-shifting scheme means that, despite employing about 700 people…

Intel Introduces New Core i9 Processor In X-series Chips

Intel, the giant producer of processor chips have unveiled the Core 18 Core i9 in the Core X-series chips, describing it as the dawn of a new breed of extreme desktop processors. Powered by a massive 18 cores and 36 threads, the Core i9 processor enables extreme single-threaded performance with the updated Intel Turbo Boost…

Ransomware: All You Need To Know About The Global Cyber Attack

More than 150 countries and over 300, 000 computers have been affected by the recent Ransomware global cyber attack worldwide. This attack, known as “WannaCry” or “WannaCrypt”, spreads by itself between computers and does not require human interaction. It restricts access to the affected system as well as demanding for the payment of ransom. Simple…

WhatsApp In Trouble Over Facebook Data Sharing In Italy

U.S.-based mobile messaging service, WhatsApp, was fined 3 million Euros (3.3 million dollars) on Friday in Italy for insufficient transparency on data sharing with its parent company, Facebook. WhatsApp was taken over by Facebook in 2014 and two years later, it introduced new terms of service and privacy policies that gave Facebook access to WhatsApp…

Why Information Can’t Be 100 % Secured Online

Some ICT experts on Thursday in Abuja said no information could be 100 per cent secured from a third-party including encrypted messages. Encryption is defined as the process of converting information and data into a code, especially to prevent unauthorised access. The ICT experts were reacting to the terrorist attack in Westminster in British as…

Safety Traffic Light Installed For Phone Addicts In Dutch Town

A Dutch town has installing traffic lights in the pavements, an unusual way of trying to keep smartphone-addicted residents safe. Bodegraven, in the Netherlands, has put strip lights in the floor at a pedestrian crossing. It mean that people who stare at their phones all day will see them, preventing them from wandering dangerously into…

You Can Learn Anything With YouTube: Google Unveils Tips For Makeup

Google’s Communications and Public Affairs Manager, Anglophone West Africa , Taiwo Kola-Ogunlade, said Youtube had unveiled tips on how to look good and trendy with makeup. Kola-Ogunlade, in a statement in Lagos, said that Youtube was sharing video content for one to have a perfect face, even after fumbling with the brushes. According to him,…