Nigeria Digital News

Google News Initiative challenge launched for Middle East, Africa, Turkey
NCC advocates broadband development to drive industrial revolution
Microsoft announces OneDrive Personal Vault for sensitive files
Facebook digital currency operation ‘poses risks to global banking’
France responds to Facebook’s Libra with new cryptocurrency task force
Report: Apple plans to move some manufacturing out of China
Activists urge Google to break up before regulators force it to
Mexican president seeks Mark Zuckerberg’s help to promote universal internet access
Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet
Ericsson updates 5G cell tower software to improve speed and coverage
119.5 million Nigerians now using internet
Kaspersky: Nigeria children spend more time on video sites
Social media will never edge out conventional media – journalist
Facebook’s cryptocurrency to debut next week backed by Visa, Mastercard, Uber, and others
Huawei delays launch of foldable Mate X following Galaxy Fold failure
Indonesia to bar online advert of cigarette
Facebook: Mark Zuckerberg did not ignore personal data issues
Telegram blames China for ‘powerful DDoS attack’ during Hong Kong protests
Ethiopia internet blackout enters third day, authorities remain mum
Telegram cyber attack timed to coincide with Hong Kong protests
WhatsApp threatens legal action against advertisements for tools that bypass anti-spam restrictions
Internet blackout across Sudan
G20 ministers vow to ‘redouble efforts’ on digital tax
G20 working on digital tax for Amazon, Google, Facebook, Apple
Facebook suspends pre-installation of WhatsApp, Instagram apps on Huawei phones
Spotify signs podcast deal with the Obamas’ production company
Report: Facebook’s new cryptocurrency may launch this month
TBoss: Social media should be banned in Nigeria
Google updates SOS Alerts with visualizations of natural disasters
YouTube to ban ‘hateful,’ ‘supremacist’ videos
Apple replaces bash with zsh as default shell in macOS Catalina
China to grant licences for commercial use of 5G
Twitter acquires machine learning startup that helps spot fake news
Google server trouble snarls YouTube, Snapchat
Google, WhatsApp, Apple slam GCHQ proposal to snoop on encrypted chats
Nancy Pelosi: Facebook’s refusal to remove video shows it enabled Russian election meddling
Report: Broadband penetration to rise to 55% by 2025
NCC: Internet users hit 115.9 million in March
US Senator proposes strict Do Not Track rules in new bill
Former central bank director lauds federal government’s plan to charge VAT on online transactions
Google celebrates late Samuel Okwaraji with doodle
China plans to open 5G marketing in October
Facebook shuts down an Israeli firm’s effort to influence politics in Nigeria, other West African countries
Over 30 million users to enjoy new Opera Ad
Amazon adopts multi-pronged approach to meet growing delivery demand
Social media shut in Eritrea
10 countries agree to take steps to eliminate online extremism – NZ premier
Facebook imposes restrictions on live-streaming to prevent future abuse
WhatsApp vulnerability allowed spyware to be installed on smartphones
Facebook’s FTC settlement could include 20 years of oversight
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