Instagram launches mobile app for long videos 

​Facebook Inc-owned social network Instagram launched a mobile app on Wednesday dedicated to user-generated videos up to an hour long, intensifying the competition for consumers’ time among ad-supported streaming services such as YouTube. Called IGTV in a nod to traditional television, the service plans to feature videos from rising internet celebrities, artists and pets, some… Read More Instagram launches mobile app for long videos 

Properties worth hundreds of millions lost as fire torches market in Ekiti 

​Some traders operating within the premises of Oja Oba market in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti state capital, have lost property worth about N150 million to inferno. The market stall, having 30 lock-up shops located opposite the popular Bisi Market at the Post office area of the Ado Ekiti metropolis. The fire, which according to eyewitnesses, suddenly… Read More Properties worth hundreds of millions lost as fire torches market in Ekiti 

Tesla files lawsuit against former employee Martin Tripp for allegedly hacking and transferring company data

Tesla Inc has sued a former employee claiming that he hacked the electric carmaker’s trade secrets and transferred large amounts of company data to third parties, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court in Nevada on Wednesday. In its lawsuit Tesla claimed that Martin Tripp, who formerly worked at the Tesla Gigafactory in Nevada,… Read More Tesla files lawsuit against former employee Martin Tripp for allegedly hacking and transferring company data

U.S. rapper Jimmy Wopo shot dead in Pittsburgh

Rising rap star Jimmy Wopo has died in a double drive-by shooting in Pittsburgh, his manager has confirmed. He was 21 Wopo was identified as one of the victims on Monday evening within hours of another tragic incident which saw 20-year-old rapper XXXTentacion killed in South Florida. CBS Pittsburgh reported that two people were rushed… Read More U.S. rapper Jimmy Wopo shot dead in Pittsburgh

Fujifilm files over $1billion lawsuit against Xerox for cancelling proposed merger 

Fujifilm Holdings Corp sued Xerox Corp on Monday for well over $1 billion, faulting the printer and copier company for succumbing to pressure from activist investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason in calling off a proposed merger. In a complaint filed with the U.S. District Court in Manhattan, Fujifilm accused Xerox of breach of contract… Read More Fujifilm files over $1billion lawsuit against Xerox for cancelling proposed merger 

U.S. President Donald Trump orders creation of military branch to focus on space presence

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he was ordering the creation of a sixth branch of the military to focus on space, a move critics said could harm the Air Force. “It is not enough to merely have an American presence in space. We must have American dominance in space,” Trump said before a… Read More U.S. President Donald Trump orders creation of military branch to focus on space presence

German prosecutors arrest Audi chief executive Rupert Sadler in diesel emissions probe 

Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler has been arrested on suspicion of fraud in connection with parent company Volkswagen’s ‘dieselgate’ emissions cheating scandal, German prosecutors said on Monday. The dramatic development comes a week after Munich prosecutors raided Stadler’s home after charging him with fraud and the falsification of documents that allowed diesel vehicles equipped with… Read More German prosecutors arrest Audi chief executive Rupert Sadler in diesel emissions probe