Microsoft Tech Company has revealed its plan to replace contract journalist with robots. The staff with MSN website will be eased out immediately the company concludes plan to deploy an automated system in the selection of news stories.
Facebook has announced that it has acquired Giphy, the most popular online service for making and sharing GIFs and also plans to integrate it with other services like Instagram. The announcement was made through the company's official Facebook account, saying "GIPHY, a leader in visual expression and creation, is joining the Facebook company today as part of the Instagram team."
The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has said the commission has deactivated about 2.2 million improperly registered SIM cards across the country. Prof. Danbatta made the disclosure in a statement signed by the Director of Public Affairs, Dr Henry Nkemadu, saying the deactivation was in line with the President Muhammadu Buhari's agenda to strengthen security in the country.
The Federal Government has directed the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) not to allow individuals register more than three Mobile Numbers, adding that the move was aimed at checkmating the surge of kidnapping and banditry in the country. The directive was issued from the office of the Minister for communication and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Pantami on Wednesday.