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Amazon and Microsoft sued by Native American tribe holding patents

A Native American tribe sued Amazon and Microsoft in federal court in Virginia on Wednesday for infringing supercomputer patents it is holding for a technology firm.

Bill Gates tops Forbes wealthiest American list as Donald Trump’s fortune slides by $600m

America’s richest may be getting richer but President Donald Trump’s fortune has slid by $600 million to $3.1 billion, according to a list of 400 billionaires released by Forbes magazine on Tuesday.

EU to take Ireland to court over €13bn illegal state aid for Apple

The EU is taking Ireland to court over its failure to recover up to €13bn in illegal state aid from tech giant Apple.

Internet giants shift US policy strategy to the defensive

Internet giants, including Alphabet’s Google and Facebook, are moving to compromise on several major policy issues as they adjust to an abrupt shift in the political winds in Washington.

Amazon working on smart glasses

Amazon.com Inc is working on its first wearable device – a pair of ‘smart glasses’, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday.

Donald Glover makes history, wins two Emmy Awards for ‘Atlanta’

‘Atlanta’ creator Donald Glover made history at the just concluded 2017 Emmy Awards as the first black man to win best directing in a comedy.

EU ministers make push for Google, Facebook tax

Google and Facebook may face higher tax bills in Europe as the EU rushed Saturday to change rules so that more of Silicon Valley’s mega profits fall into public coffers.

EU ministers make push for Google, Facebook tax

Google and Facebook may face higher tax bills in Europe as the EU rushed Saturday to change rules so that more of Silicon Valley's mega profits fall into public coffers.

France, Germany, Italy, Spain want to tax tech giants on revenues, not just profits

France, Germany, Italy and Spain want digital multinationals like Amazon and Google to be taxed in Europe based on their revenues, rather than only profits as now, their finance ministers said in a joint letter.

Apple, Amazon reportedly in the running for James Bond movie rights

Apple and Amazon have reportedly joined the bidding war for James Bond distribution rights, and the companies are willing to spend a lot of money.

Amazon’s Alexa, Microsoft’s Cortana to join forces

Amazon’s Alexa and Microsoft’s Cortana will start talking to each other in a first of its kind alliance of rival digital assistants, the companies said on Wednesday.

Amazon Primes whole foods for more visitors

Today, millions of consumers get lower prices and other perks in exchange for favoring one store chain over another.

Walmart taps Google to challenge Amazon’s hold on voice-assisted shopping

Walmart is teaming up with Google to enter the nascent voice-shopping market, currently dominated by Amazon, adding another front to the giant retailer’s battle with the online megastore.

AI revolution will be all about humans – Blondeau

From the contents of your fridge to room temperature -- digital assistants ensure your home runs smoothly. Your screens know your taste and show channels you want to see as you enter the room. Your car is driverless and your favourite barman may just be an android.

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‎Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso laid the foundation for Govenor Ganduje’s successes in Kano – APC

The All Progressives Party, APC, has congratulated Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso on his 61st anniversary, describing him as the man who laid the solid foundation for the modest successes recorded by incumbent governor of Kano state, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje.

Catalan leader pressured from all sides

The battle between Spain's central government and the separatist leaders of Catalonia escalates day after day, forcing Catalan society to take a stand.

APC ‘clearest path’ for Igbo presidency – John Odigie-Oyegun

Odigie-Oyegun said since the APC successfully defeated an incumbent at the national level in 2015, the Anambra governorship will not be an exception.

Don to reward graduating students of UNILORIN

Prof. Chris Imafidon of the University of Oxford has pledged to reward the best graduating students from the University of Ilorin.

American Randy Waldrum appointed as new Super Falcons coach

Waldrum managed Trinidad & Tobago's women's side between 2014 and 2016, and his appointment is subject to contract terms being agreed with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

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Manchester United got point they came for – Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said Manchester United got the point they came for at Anfield on Saturday after a dour 0-0 Premier League draw.

Plateau records two fresh cases of yellow fever

The Plateau State government has reported two cases of haemorrhagic fever also known as yellow fever in the state.

Army chief Tukur Buratai visits late General Victor Malu’s family

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Sunday, paid condolence visit to the family of late Gen. Victor Malu, former chief of army staff who died on Oct. 9.

NAF Institute developing surveillance system to enhance national security – Isiyaka Bukar

The Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) in Kaduna is developing a surveillance system to add value to the nation’s security architecture, its Commandant, AVM Isiyaka Bukar, has said.

Nigerian Ports Authority deliberately frustrated attempts to address TSA issues – Atiku’s Intels

Oil and gas logistics giant, Intels Nigeria Limited, a company co-owned by ex-vice president Atiku Abubakar, says the management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) deliberately frustrated attempts to address the issues concerning implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) in the execution of its pilotage agency agreement.