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Facebook is going to completely ‘reinvent’ its inbox

Written by Nsiiro jacob On Thursday at Wired's business conference, Facebook’s head of Messenger, David Marcus, announced that Facebook would be completely redoing its inbox within its chat app, Messenger. Marcus said Facebook was...

Yahoo to terminate its old Messenger App on August 5th

Years before Whatsapp  we had Yahoo Messenger which connected people with instant messaging and online chats. American multinational technology company Yahoo Inc. has announced the shutting down of its chat service Yahoo Messenger from August...

WhatsApp Now Lets You Quote Messages in Group Chats

The WhatsApp beta version that was released recently, now has a new feature that lets you quote someone’s text and reply to it, which sounds especially useful for group chats with friends or family. Only...

BlackBerry Priv gets a thumbs down with poor sales

BlackBerry's debut Android-powered smartphone Priv has got a big thumbs down from customers, at-least according to AT&T. An unnamed, high-level executive with the carrier bluntly told Cnet that the device "is really struggling." BlackBerry faces...

Microsoft rolls out Office 365 Planner a project management app

Office 365 Planner lets you easily bring together teams, tasks, documents, and conversations for better results. Microsoft wants to help businesses and small teams collaborate and track work with a new app called Planner. Released today...

Tech giant Google is developing a ‘kill switch’ for artificial intelligence to prevent judgement...

What If robots decide to take over the world one day? Well… Alphabet Inc (the parent company of Google) has that same thought, that's why the company app development experts are making a ‘kill...

Hackers target Facebook boss’s Twitter and Pinterest accounts

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has had his social media accounts hacked by a Saudi based group that discovered his password was 'dadada'. A group known as OurMine claimed responsibility for hacking Pinterest and Twitter accounts...

Meet Ground Force One: The US President’s $1.1 million armored bus

Complied by Nsiiro Jacob The president has no shortage of transit options, from Air Force One and Marine One to Cadillac One. Now meet Ground Force One, the president's armored bus and the most recent...

PHOTOS: Rolls-Royce has unveiled the ultimate tailgating car

This month, Rolls-Royce announced a major shake up of its flagship Phantom model. As it awaits the arrival of the next generation Phantom sedan in 2018, Rolls has decided to discontinue the coupe and...

Audi unveils a version of its R8 supercar — inspired by a legendary racetrack

 By Nsiiro Jacob R8 V10 Plus Selection 24h Audi is rightfully proud of its R8 LMS race car’s competition history that includes 323 wins internationally since arriving in 2009, and to celebrate it has taken...