Zoom under FBI investigation over privacy and security concerns
Video conferencing app, Zoom is currently under FBI investigation over several complaints by users over privacy and security concerns. Zoom exploded in popularity as people turn to the video calling software amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
WhatsApp attacked by advanced spyware via missed calls
A missed call on WhatsApp was enough to infect some of the app users' phones with advanced spying software, the messaging platform has said. The malicious program was reportedly developed by Israel's NSO group.
Volkswagen finds 'anomalies' in diesel software update
German carmaker Volkswagen said they "promptly" informed German authorities after discovering abnormalities in the new emissions software. The firm is still paying billions over the 2015 emissions cheating scandal.
Andela: Nurturing Africa’s tech talents
Andela, the largest tech hub in Nigeria is helping companies quickly and confidently scale their software teams with world-class, full-time developers. The Guardian got a rare access to the magnificent hub recently where we got a full view into how Africa's evolving tech giant is developing talents to solve some of the continent's needs.
Square beats estimates as larger merchants join
Square Inc.’s quarterly results topped analysts’ projections, helped by larger merchants joining its platform and increasing sales of its business software and services.
BlackBerry’s Chen says company’s made progress
BlackBerry CEO John Chen discusses the company’s increase in software sales, profitability, the partnership with Ford to work on connected cars and the H-1B visa program.