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Parents name baby Google hoping he will help others like the...

A baby boy has been named Google by his parents in the hope he will become a "useful" just like the search engine.

Jeff Bezos does it again, regains top spot as the world’s...

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, after briefly losing the top spot as the world's richest man to Bill Gates, regained the position.

Bill Gates beats Jeff Bezos to become world’s richest man

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has lost the title as the world's richest man, paving the way for tenacious Bill Gates to grab the top spot after Amazon's lacklustre...

Bill Gates makes largest donation pledge ‘$4.6 Billion’ since 2000

American business magnate, Bill Gates, made his largest gift since the turn of the century, giving away Microsoft Corp. shares that accounted for 5 percent of his fortune, the world’s biggest.

Meet Samsung Bixby, the new voice assistant in the Galaxy S8

In the upcoming Galaxy S8, users will find an extra button on the left side of the phone, just below the volume controls.

Meet the 23-year-old Nigerian who turned down a job offer from...

Today we bring you the inspiring story of Chris Kwekowe, the 23-year-old Nigerian entrepreneur, who turned down a job offer to work as a software engineer...

Microsoft adds new feature to Windows 10

"Windows 10" and "update" mentioned in the same sentence is normally not good news. But in the latest version of Windows 10...

Bathroom Ideas…

A friend once said that he gets his best ideas when he is in the bathroom doing his ‘thing.’ It may seem funny but truly some of the greatest ideas do not necessarily come when you sit down to think about them...

Microsoft set to acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 billion

Microsoft announced a $26.2 billion deal on Monday to acquire professional social platform LinkedIn for $196 per share. Shares of LinkedIn surged 47 percent after the announcement to...

Never 10: How not to unintentionally upgrade to windows 10

Microsoft wants you to upgrade to Windows 10. Like, a lot. So much so that if you leave your PC to its own devices for...

Microsoft bows out of the Phone business

It's been a long time coming. Microsoft is taking an ax to its smartphone business. The American tech company is cutting nearly 2,000 jobs, as announced, including 1,350 from Finland as it ceases phone design and production in the country.

Google Chrome topples Internet Explorer to become World’s most used browser

About time! Google’s Chrome web browser has ended the 18-year reign of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer as the world’s most popular and used web browser.

Nintendo finally releases first non-console game

    Nintendo has rolled out its first smartphone game today after years of refusing to stray from a consoles-only policy as it tries to better...

Facebook overtakes ExxonMobil to emerge world’s 4th most valuable company

Tech is in. Oil is out. Facebook overtook Exxon Mobil on Monday to become the fourth most valuable company in the world by market capitalization,...

The Future Africa Awards: Full winners list

The annual Future Africa Award hosted by Bonang Matheba and Darey art Alade, held at the Intercontinental Hotel this weekend. The night was star...

Guess what? Apple is 2015’s most valuable brand

Late Steve Job's Apple has now overthrown Google to reclaim its title as the world’s most valuable brand for the year 2015. The company had...

Microsoft unveils first-ever laptop plus three new Lumia smartphones

Microsoft has unveiled a host of next-generation products including its first-ever laptop and the Surface Pro 4. A packed launch event in New York saw...

Microsoft’s Windows 10 running on 110 million devices

  Microsoft's latest and greatest operating system Windows 10, in 10 weeks is now installed on over 110 million devices. Microsoft is aiming to have Windows...

Skype downtime: Microsoft says they’re working on it

Jeez! Sorry Skypers! Communications app Skype has been down for several hours across the world, with Microsoft promising an urgent "quick fix". Thousands of people...

Microsoft splashes gifts on Teenager arrested for making bomb-like clock

It is Ahmed Mohammed's time to shine and he seems to be enjoying the fame and benefits attached to his false arrest which brought...