Mauritius in Talks to Create ‘Ethereum Island’

Ethereum startup ConsenSys is actively exploring a partnership with the African nation of Mauritius that could create a so-called “Ethereum Island,” a hub for blockchain technology innovators that would seek to branch out into Africa, Asia and beyond. Joseph Lubin, founder, and a team of other top executives from ConsenSys – the New York-based decentralized […]

That new keyboard is the key to Apple’s MacBook update

There’s a decent chance you missed the MacBook news this week. It was buried amid a flood of news as Apple powered through announcements at the WWDC keynote on Monday. Like the majority of the hardware news at the event, the differences are entirely behind the scenes — and let’s be honest, upgraded Intel processors […]

Google co-founder Sergey Brin reportedly building world’s largest airship

Google co-founder Sergey Brin reportedly building world’s largest airship Brin’s airship, which is being built at the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California is touted to become the world’s largest aircraft at about 200 metres long. Google co-founder Sergey Brin may be building his dream ‘airship’ which could be used to deliver supplies […]

Mauritius Launches Creative Portal to Promote Local Handicraft

An online platform – The Creative Mauritius project (CM), has been launched to enhance the aiming visibility and market linkages to craftsmen of Mauritius and Rodrigues. Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah launched the CM at the headquarters of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) in Port Louis. The objectives of the CM project is […]

Huawei and UOM Sign MOU to Promote ICT Education

Huawei Technologies and University of Mauritius (UOM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the setting up of a Huawei Authorised Information and Network Academy (HAINA) and Seeds For The Future (SFTF) programmes, on 22 May 2017 at UOM, Réduit. During the ceremony, ten Mauritian students sponsored by Huawei received their certificate of admission for […]

Google Lens Turns Your Camera Into a Search Box

GOOGLE IS REMAKING itself as an AI company, a virtual assistant company, a classroom-tools company, a VR company, and a gadget maker, but it’s still primarily a search company. And today at Google I/O, its annual gathering of developers, CEO Sundar Pichai announced a new product called Google Lens that amounts to an entirely new […]

Facebook Fined 110 Million Euros

Facebook face a fine of 110 million euros for providing incorrect information on it’s takeover of WhatsApp. The European Commission on Thursday fined US social media giant Facebook 110 million euros ($120 million) for providing incorrect and misleading information on its takeover of WhatsApp. “Today’s decision sends a clear signal to companies that they must […]

15 steps to kill ransomware

What is Ransomware and 15 Easy Steps To Keep Your System Protected Did you know what ransomware can do besides encrypting your data? May 12th 2017 saw the biggest ever cyber attack in Internet history (yes, bigger than the Dyn DDoS).  A ransomware named WannaCry stormed through the web, with the damage epicenter being in […]

Ransomware virus

What’s ransomware virus and should be worried? Everything you should know Malicious software called ‘ransomware’ has forced British hospitals to turn away patients and affected Spanish companies such as Telefonica as part of a global outbreak that has affected tens of thousands of computers. What is WannaCry — also known as WanaCrypt0r 2.0, WannaCry and […]