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  • Hot Audio: Ghana not paying $400, 000 to Google yearly; Vokacom CEO insists

    October 30, 2017 10:51 AM 6

    The Chief Executive Officer of Vokacom, the company that developed the digital address system, has dismissed claims that government will pay an annual subscription fee of $400,000 to Google for deploying the service on its platform. According to Nana Osei Afrifa, the said amount is rather a part of the contract sum the government paid to Vokacom out of which

  • All 2018 World Cup games to be filmed in UHD quality

    October 27, 2017 12:03 PM 13

    Football’s governing body FIFA has announced that all 64 matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia will be produced in Ultra High Definition (UHD) with High Dynamic Range (HDR) for the first time in the history of the competition. Multiple video formats (1080i, 1080p or UHD HDR) will be available, with VR and 360-degree video on demand (VoD) also part of the overall

  • The Woz Won't Be Buying the iPhone X as Soon as It Releases

    October 24, 2017 9:50 AM 5

    Apple Inc. (AAPL) co-founder and smartphone enthusiast Steve Wozniak won’t be buying the new iPhone X when it goes on sale November 3. The tech entrepreneur told CNBC at the Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas that the iPhone X will be the first new Apple smartphone he won’t be buying on launch date. Wozniak, who made the remarks just days before the iPhone

  • Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak: iPhone X is the first iPhone I won't buy on 'day one'

    October 23, 2017 8:38 PM 8

    For more than a year before it was released, the iPhone X was hailed as a revolutionary new form factor that could spark a "super cycle" of sales. The phone, unveiled in September, features an edge-to-edge 5.8-inch bright, sharp display, with a smaller chassis than the iPhone 8 Plus. It also has facial recognition. But Wozniak also said he was skeptical

  • Facebook buys teen-focused app TBH

    October 18, 2017 11:39 AM 9

    5 million downloads since app launched in August Facebook has bought TBH, a teen-focused app that lets people give anonymous compliments to each other through polls and messages. Facebook on Tuesday confirmed the purchase, announced on TBH's blog, but did not say how much it paid. TBH, internet-slang short for "to be honest," says more than 5 million

  • Samsung Set to Auction 3 Galaxy Note8 Limited Edition Phones on October 18

    October 15, 2017 11:32 AM 6

    JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Samsung is going to auction Samsung Galaxy Note8 Limited Edition phones on Wednesday (10/18/2017). There are at least three Samsung Galaxy Note8 Limited Edition phones to be auctioned through Blibli.com. The three Samsung Galaxy Note8 Limited Edition phones are a work of I Nyoman Nuarta, legendary sculptor of Indonesia; Rinaldy

  • Apple Watch series 3 pre-orders start today in India

    September 22, 2017 5:48 AM 31

    In India, only the variant with GPS support will be available starting September 29. Apple launched the third edition of the Apple Watch, Apple Watch Series 3 in two variants recently. We already know Apple Watch series 3 is going to launch in India on September 22. Now prior to that Flipkart has started the pre-orders for Apple Watch Series 3 starting

  • Ethiopia’s most popular Chinese mobile brand launches new model

    September 18, 2017 9:01 AM 6

    Ethiopia’s most popular Chinese mobile brand TECNO launched its newest Smartphone “Spark” at a colorful ceremony in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa on Saturday. Mohammed Hasseni, Marketing Manager of TECNO Mobile Ethiopia, said his company launched the new smartphone product to maintain TECNO’s dominant position in the lucrative Ethiopian market

  • Prices in India of iPhone 8, iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus

    September 14, 2017 2:03 PM 9

    iPhone 8 price in India will be on top of many Apple fans in the country as it is the cheapest new model launched by the company at the event on Tuesday. It doesn't hurt that the iPhone 8 base variant comes with an ample 64GB of storage, making it more attractive than the base models in previous years. On the other end of the spectrum is the iPhone X 256GB which

  • What will Apple’s new iPhone X give you for your $999?

    September 13, 2017 3:58 AM 31

    Are FaceID and an improved display worth the premium price? Cupertino, California: Would you pay $999 for a smartphone? How about $1,099? Following the launch of the iPhone X on Tuesday at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California, that was a question being posted far and wide on social media. To put it mildly, opinions were divided. While Apple