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KENYANS WELCOME GOOGLE’S $1 BILLION INVESTMENT IN AFRICA

KENYANS WELCOME GOOGLE’S $1 BILLION INVESTMENT IN AFRICA

Late month, Google announced plans to pump $1 billion into the African continent over a period of 5 years, to support enterprise and link the continent with a subsea internet cable. Google CEO Sundar Pichai is optimistic about Africa.  “Increasingly, we are seeing innovation begin in Africa and then spread throughout the world. For example,...

FACEBOOK EXPLAINS REASON FOR 5-HOUR OUTAGE ACROSS IT’S MULTIPLE PLATFORMS- IT WAS NOT A HACK

FACEBOOK EXPLAINS REASON FOR 5-HOUR OUTAGE ACROSS IT’S MULTIPLE PLATFORMS- IT WAS NOT A HACK

Facebook has issued an explanation for the outage that lasted more than 5 hours and disconnecting the world. It was not a hack, but some technical mumbo-jumbo their engineers described as “faulty configuration change.”  “Our engineering teams have learned that configuration changes on the backbone routers that coordinate network traffic between our data centers caused...

Ways To Avoid Being Scammed

Ways To Avoid Being Scammed

Scammers are everywhere, and if you think you’re smart and you cannot be scammed, think again– nobody is immune, and anybody, no matter how smart, can fall victim. That’s why it’s crucial to stay vigilant. An October 2019 Federal Trade Commission (FTC) report found that millennials are 25 percent more likely than 40+-year-old people to report losing...