KNUST students develop gas leakage detector that operates SMS alert

KNUST students develop gas leakage detector that operates SMS alert

Three students of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) have developed a gas leakage detector that operates via SMS alert. The technology aims at facilitating early detection of gas leakage and avert the destruction that comes with such

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MTN records more than 100 fibre optic cuts monthly

MTN records more than 100 fibre optic cuts monthly

MTN Ghana, expressing worry over the high levels of optical fibre cuts (more than 100 a month), which impede quality service delivery, called for serious concerted efforts to end the menace. At an Editors’ Engagement, in Accra, on Monday, to

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MTN to acquire two remaining 4G spectrum lots

MTN to acquire two remaining 4G spectrum lots

MTN Ghana is gearing up to acquire the two remaining 2x5MHz spectrum lots in the 800MHz band. The spectrums were left after Vodafone Ghana bought one for $30 million December last year. “MTN intends to acquire this remaining spectrum to

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Technology can kill 45 million jobs globally in the next 6 years: Report

Technology can kill 45 million jobs globally in the next 6 years: Report

Mumbai: Advent of digital technologies will have an impact on jobs, and up to 45 million jobs can get displaced or transformed by 2025, a report has warned.  Productivity gains through digital technologies will help create up to 65 million

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Aviation Ministry to set up bureau for data collection

Aviation Ministry to set up bureau for data collection

Authorities in the aviation sector are set to emphasize the collection and use of data with the setting up of a bureau headed by an Investigator-In-Chief. This forms part of a new legal framework for the sector passed by Parliament.

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AirPods, other wireless headphones could pose cancer risk, scientists warn

AirPods, other wireless headphones could pose cancer risk, scientists warn

Dozens of scientists have signed a United Nations and World Health Organisation petition to warn against the potential dangers of Apple AirPods.  The 250 experts who signed the petition believe the earbuds pose possible cancer risks due to the Bluetooth

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Facebook loses chief product officer and Whatsapp head

Facebook loses chief product officer and Whatsapp head

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has announced the departure of the firm’s chief product officer Chris Cox and head of WhatsApp Chris Daniels. Mr Cox joined in 2005, a year after Facebook was founded, while Mr Daniels took up his role

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NCA revokes Expresso’s operating licence

NCA revokes Expresso’s operating licence

The license of Kasapa Telecoms Limited, operators of 028 numbers under the Expresso telecom brand, has been revoked since March 15, 2018. “Consequently, Kasapa Telecom Limited is not licensed to provide any telecommunication services in Ghana,” according to a This is

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Tech Thursday video: Did you know using a laptop on your lap is dangerous?

Tech Thursday video: Did you know using a laptop on your lap is dangerous?

Tech Thursday video: Did you know using a laptop on your lap is dangerous? It’s highly ironic, but your laptop is dangerous on your lap.  That’s according to multiple researches and like holding a cell phone too close to your

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Apple planning to release three new iPhones in 2019

Apple planning to release three new iPhones in 2019

Last year, Apple released the most expensive iPhone in its history. Now it’s planning to follow up the £1,099 XS Max with a trio of new smartphones incorporating its cutting edge camera technology. The tech giant has been beset by

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