Albert Einstein Of all the scientists to emerge from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries there is one whose name is known by almost all living people. While most of these do not understand this man’s work, everyone knows that its impact on the world of science is astonishing. Yes, many have heard of Albert Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity, but few know about the intriguing … Continue reading Albert Einstein
In Cameroon, the authorities are illegally detaining and torturing people, and some are not surviving. Why are they doing this? Because the Cameroon government is fighting a war against the armed group Boko Haram. They will stop at nothing to win, including arresting people and torturing suspects until they confess. This means that if you find yourself in the wrong place at the wrong time … Continue reading Torturing in the name of security.
Microsoft Corporation has blamed the National Security Agency (NSA) for the recent ransomware cyber attack that has affected over 200,000 computers in 150 countries. The computer giant blamed NSA for storing data on software vulnerabilities which it discovered and such data was accessed by hackers. According to Microsoft, NSA (a military intelligence organization and a constituent of the United States Department of Defense (DOD) had … Continue reading Cyber attack victims failed to update software- Microsoft
As part of Microsoft’s update to its Windows 10 operating system, the version includes a technology to bridge applications across devices. The Fall Creators Update of the operating system will include “Pick Up Where You Left Off,” a self-described feature that will allow users to finish editing a document, for example, on an iPhone that they started on a Windows PC. The feature requires Cortana, Microsoft’s … Continue reading New Features Released In The New Windows – Microsoft
Mobile phones release low radiofrequency energy which is a form of non-ionizing radiation. The frequent exposure of the body to this forces it to absorb the energy which can lead to serious health issues. In fact, the World Health Organization (WHO) has labelled mobile phones radiation as possibly carcinogenic to humans. Accordingly, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency gathers ways to reduce radiation when you … Continue reading 8 Guaranteed Tips To Minimise Radiation When You Use Your Mobile Phone
Hirst’s latest exhibition features a “golden head” reminiscent of ancient African art Exhibition curator says the Ife kingdom is referenced and the show tells a story. (CNN) English artist Damien Hirst has been accused of cultural appropriation after his exhibition, “Treasures from the Wreck of the Unbelievable,” featured a “golden head” that appears to mirror sculpted heads created by African artists from Ile-Ife Nigeria. “For … Continue reading Damien Hirst accused of copying African art at Venice Biennale
Amazon.com Inc. on Tuesday unveiled a new Echo speaker with a screen that will incorporate video-calling capabilities, keeping the online retailer one step ahead of technology rivals in seeking to control smart homes. The Echo Show announcement, which confirmed a Wall Street Journal article on Monday, also allows users to make internet-based calls between devices and apps to start, setting the speaker up to be … Continue reading Amazon launches new Echo with touch screen, video-call capabilities
The scientific team that made headlines in 2015 by unearthing a previously unknown ancient human relative says its latest discoveries could change the way we look at human evolution. The findings, which are being published this week in the scientific journal ELife, include the discovery of a second chamber of fossils of the small-brained hominin Homo Naledi — and the surprisingly young age of the … Continue reading Amazing haul of ancient human finds unveiled
International Workers’ Day, also known as Labour Day; is a celebration of labourers and the working classes that is promoted by the international labour movement, socialists, communists or anarchists and occurs every year on May Day (1 May). The date was chosen for International Workers’ Day by the Second International, a pan-national organization of socialist and communist political parties, to commemorate the Haymarket affair, which … Continue reading International Workers’ Day
On the 29th of April at the Eko Hotel, in Victoria Island, Lagos, Asa Live in Lagos Encore will showcase the breathtaking live musical concert of Asa as she performs live with her Band and 30-piece Orchestra. The concert promises to be a world-class performance, marking the 10-year milestone since the release of her self-titled multi-platinum selling debut album ‘Asa’. Bringing all the elements of sounds, light, emotions, … Continue reading Are you Ready for Asa Live in Lagos Encore? It’s 7 Days Away!