Computer viruses are a big nightmare that can disrupt your PC’s performance significantly. Image Credit: InsiderMonkey

5 most dangerous computer viruses of all time

Computer viruses, as appalling as they may seem, are a big nightmare that can disrupt your PC’s performance significantly. Apparently, they are designed to corrupt your innocent machine making it helpless...

Twitter Increases Follow Limit From 2,000 to 5,000 Accounts

If the hundreds and thousands of tweets that appear on your Twitter timeline aren't enough, the micro-blogging platform is now allowing you to follow more people. Twitter on Tuesday increased the...
The European Parliament has voted to approve new rules for Internet providers in major legislation . Image Credit: independent

The European Parliament has voted to approve new rules for Internet providers

The European Parliament has voted to approve new rules for Internet providers in major legislation that is nevertheless being slammed by net neutrality advocates who say the regulation is filled with...
Libya, France and Ukraine dropped the furthest in the survey of freedom on the Internet in 65 countries. Image Credit: Tigermine

Libya, France Drop Furthest in Annual Internet Freedom Ranking

China leads the list of worst offenders in a new report documenting the decline of Internet freedom around the world in the past year — but surveillance and the role of...

EU parliament set to vote on net neutrality rules

The European parliament  take a key vote on Today on rules affecting how internet traffic is managed. MEPs are considering a new set of rules for telecoms companies inside the EU. The plan...

NSA warns of growing danger of cyber-attack by nation states

The deputy director of the US National Security Agency (NSA), Richard Ledgett, has warned of the increasing danger of destructive cyber attacks by states. He told the BBC: "If you are connected...
Your router shouldn't be hidden but put out in the open for best signal. Image credit: Handluggageonly

3 easy ways to improve your Wi-Fi signal at home or office

It seems like just the other day when telcos in Uganda launched 3G and the 3G USB modems were the must-have gadget for every one. However we've quickly moved from 3G modems...
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More than half of the world’s population is still offline

According to the 2015 Broadband report by the United Nations Broadband Commission, there are over 4 billion people, making up over 55% of the world's population who are still offline. Also,...

Facebook and Eutelsat to deliver internet across Africa by satellite

We've reported here several times about Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook's intentions to connect more people to the internet, but details of how that would happen have been scanty until today when they...
Bill Gates (left) and Melinda Gates (right) with UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon meet in New York. AFP: Getty Images/Jemal Countess

Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates want everyone online by 2020

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates have thrown their weight and resources behind a goal to bring internet access to everyone in the world by 2020. The pledge is...
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US based Pharmaceutical firm; Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday announced the winners of their first annual edition of the Africa Innovation Challenge 2017 at the Global...