Apple, Qualcomm end all ongoing lawsuits, reach global supply agreement

Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday decided to drop all ongoing litigations and settle their royalty dispute, reaching an agreement on global patent license and chipset supply. The settlement also includes a payment from Apple to Qualcomm, whose size the two companies did not disclose. Shares of Qualcomm jumped 22 percent in late afternoon… Read More Apple, Qualcomm end all ongoing lawsuits, reach global supply agreement

Twitter suspends thousands of accounts for creating new ones after suspension

Twitter Inc said on Tuesday it had suspended 100,000 accounts for creating new accounts after a suspension during January-March period, a 45 percent increase from last year. “Previously, we only reviewed potentially abusive Tweets if they were reported to us. We know that’s not acceptable, so earlier this year we made it a priority to… Read More Twitter suspends thousands of accounts for creating new ones after suspension

OAP and Event Host Sheye Banks leaves Kiss FM Lagos for Soundcity Radio Lagos

After being consistent on-air for about five years with the Kiss FM franchise, Sheye Banks joins Soundcity 98.5 FM Lagos. The Vybe King as he is fondly called joined arguably, the most youth friendly station in the country in March 2019 and would host the breakfast show called #WhatsUpLagos from 6-10am Mondays to Fridays. He… Read More OAP and Event Host Sheye Banks leaves Kiss FM Lagos for Soundcity Radio Lagos

Canadian police arrests man for fatally shooting four persons

Four people were shot dead in Penticton, British Columbia, on Monday and a suspect is in custody, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said in a statement. “Police have determined four people are deceased at three locations within a 5 km (3.1 mile) radius,” the statement said. “A man matching the suspect’s description turned himself… Read More Canadian police arrests man for fatally shooting four persons

Fire torches Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris

A massive fire consumed Notre-Dame Cathedral on Monday, gutting the roof of the Paris landmark and stunning France and the world, though firefighters saved the main bell towers and outer walls from collapse before bringing the blaze under control. Flames that began in the early evening burst rapidly through the roof of the eight-centuries-old cathedral… Read More Fire torches Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris