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March 29, 2018 12:53 PM Microsoft donates computers to ‘blackboard’ ICT Teacher’s school

Pupils of the Betenase M/A Junior High School (JHS) in the Ejura-Sekyedumase Municipality of the Ashanti Region will no longer have to learn Information Communication Technology (ICT) primarily from the chalkboard following an intervention by technology giant, Microsoft. The school gained the attention of a number of organizations after a picture of an ICT teacher 212

March 17, 2018 3:30 PM Hacker who gave up Wikileaks source dies

Adrian Lamo, a computer hacker best known for passing on information that led to the arrest of Chelsea Manning, has died aged 37. In online messaging conversations, Manning confided in him, describing confidential military material Manning had sent to Wikileaks. Wikileaks published the video of a US helicopter strike that killed seven people, including 118

February 20, 2018 6:30 AM Teacher draws computer screen on chalkoard to teach pupils

It’s made even harder when tutors do not have the resources they need to do the work they have been assigned to do. A number of teachers have to improvise to get their pupils a basic understanding of the things they teach them. One ICT teacher has literally gone back to the drawing board to teach pupils in his class how to use a computer. In an ideal 89

November 19, 2017 8:45 AM Apple delays launch of smart speaker

Apple is delaying the release of its HomePod smart speaker until 2018. The electronics giant said the device, which was due to be released in December this year, still needed development work. It said the HomePod would be ready to go on shop shelves in the US, UK and Australia “early in 2018”. The news is a blow to its plans to take on rivals Amazon 118

October 30, 2017 6:31 AM Apple fires iPhone X engineer after daughter’s hands-on video goes viral

Apple has reportedly dismissed an engineer after his daughter’s iPhone X hands-on video went viral on YouTube. Brooke Amelia Peterson published a vlog earlier this week, which included a trip to the Apple campus to visit her father and see an unreleased iPhone X. Peterson’s video was quickly picked up by sites like 9to5Mac, and it spread even further 250

October 26, 2017 1:23 PM Ghana police to go paperless

Inspector General of Police, David Asante Apeatu says the Police Administration is putting in place mechanisms to automate processes at the Service. He said the paperless system forms part of a four-year transformation programme designed to improve service delivery as well as transform operations at the Police Service. It is a high performing framework 58

October 25, 2017 4:09 AM Ghana Soon To Have National Cyber Security Centre – Akufo-Addo

President of the republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said, his government intends to establish a National Cyber Security Centre in the next few months, as other countries have already done, in order to collaborate with relevant state agencies and the private sector to oversee cyber security operations at the national level. He said, the national 67

August 21, 2017 1:32 PM HTC cuts price of Vive virtual reality system by $200, could spur more enterprise pilots

HTC cut the price of its Vive virtual reality system by $200 in a move that follows discounting by Facebook's Oculus Rift. In a blog post, HTC said it would offer its Vive system for $599. That bundle includes headset, sensors and motion controllers. Oculus in July said that its Rift and Touch were available for $399 for a limited time. Both Oculus and HTC are chasing 86

August 20, 2017 9:59 PM Xbox One news: Xbox One X Pre Orders, Cuphead release date, Battlegrounds launch reveal

XBOX ONE news this week includes more the official launch of the Xbox One X pre order pages, as well as the Cuphead release date and more Battlegrounds launch details. The limited edition, fan-inspired design features a custom color and vertical stand and the words “Project Scorpio” printed on the console and Xbox Wireless Controller. The Xbox One X Project 67

August 16, 2017 8:13 PM How Google Home and the Amazon Echo give a new twist to the home phone

The death of the landline has been well-documented for years, as cellphones have become the primary phone for the majority of Americans. But now, thanks to tech companies' obsession with the smart home, the home phone is making a comeback. Google has announced that starting Wednesday it is adding hands-free calling to its Google Home smart speaker and Home Hub. Anyone 75