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Large scale hacks on Twitter haven’t happened in a while until Wednesday 15 July when various verified personal Twitter accounts like Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Kanye West, and Barack Obama were hacked including businesses like Apple and Uber. Before the scope of the incident became clear, the hack initially appeared to target cryptocurrency-focused accounts. In […]
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Serena Williams’ husband Alexis Ohanian — the co-founder of Reddit — resigned from Reddit’s board of directors today. He announced the move in a tweet, urging the company to hire a black candidate in his stead and promising his future gains on Reddit stock to serve the black community. The move comes just two days […]
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  2. Start Ups
College Central is a video content creator startup based in Zimbabwe that is behind one of the most popular YouTube shows in the country called Wadiwa Wepamoyo. On May 15, College Central posted on their twitter that they had lost control of their channel which was hacked, renamed to Dave Ramsey Live and all content […]
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Facebook has launched what the company call Messenger Rooms which is their answer to the ever-growing new kids on the block – Zoom and Houseparty. Messenger rooms is a tool for starting virtual hangouts with up to 50 people and allowing friends to drop in on you whenever they like. Launching today on mobile and desktop in […]
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A Cape Town man is expected to appear in court after he posted a video to Facebook telling people not to allow themselves to be tested for the coronavirus by government workers. Police spokesperson Brigadier Vish Naidoo told the Pretoria Moot Rekord that the man who posted the video would appear in court today. “He was not arrested, but […]
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Update: Facebook Dark Mode on Desktop site is being rolled out today for the public. Facebook dark mode is a new look for the social network that replaces its usual bright, white interface with black and shades of gray. It’s a small change, but an important one. We’ve been waiting months for Facebook dark mode, […]
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Facebook’s Messenger is getting an upgrade. The social networking giant on Monday said it’ll be rolling out a faster, simpler version of the iOS app over the next few weeks. The new iteration of Messenger will load twice as fast and be one-fourth its original size, Facebook says. That means it’ll start, download and update more quickly for everyone, even […]
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Facebook said Thursday it’s canceling its annual F8 developers’ conference, the social media giant’s biggest event of the year, over concerns about the coronavirus. The unusual move illustrates how the outbreak of respiratory illness COVID-19 is impacting the operations of the world’s largest tech companies. Facebook’s F8 developers’ conference was scheduled to take place at […]
  1. Security
  2. Social Media
Facebook Inc.’s corporate account on Twitter appeared to have been hacked yesterday. The official account @Facebook on Friday sent out a tweet saying, “Hi, we are O u r M i n e. Well, even Facebook is hackable but at least their security better than Twitter.” Facebook didn’t immediately respond to requests for comment, and […]

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Vodacom has lost its operating Licence in Lesotho after the Communications Authority wrote to the Telecoms company that it had revoked its, “unified license”. According to the Lesotho Communications Authority, the decision to invoke Vodacom’s license was taken because Vodacom failed to pay a fine equivalent to R134 million for allegedly breaching legislation governing companies […]

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Vodacom has lost its operating Licence in Lesotho after the Communications Authority wrote to the Telecoms company that it had revoked its, “unified license”. According to the Lesotho Communications Authority, the decision to invoke Vodacom’s license was taken because Vodacom failed to pay a fine equivalent to R134 million for allegedly breaching legislation governing companies […]
In most cases, if not all, Artificial Intelligence systems learn through training so that they remember their core functions when used in the real world. In the case of facial recognition technology, an algorithm trained with, let us say 10,000 random faces of one color results in bias. I recently came across a tweet that […]

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Vodacom has lost its operating Licence in Lesotho after the Communications Authority wrote to the Telecoms company that it had revoked its, “unified license”. According to the Lesotho Communications Authority, the decision to invoke Vodacom’s license was taken because Vodacom failed to pay a fine equivalent to R134 million for allegedly breaching legislation governing companies […]
When Money Destroys Nations is a book authored by a guy named Philip Haslam who believes Zimbabwe urgently needs a decentralized currency system to solve the severe problems in its money and banking system. ZIMBOCASH is free to join Zimbabwean cryptocurrency and only available to Zimbabwean residents and Zimbabweans in the diaspora who have a […]

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