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MTN can’t explain how 30GB of my data vanished

An interesting story of David Okwii once loading 30GB of shared data on a Thursday and by Saturday of the same week, it was already finished. When he checked hs data usage app, it said he had only used 350MB yet MTN insisted he used it all up.

How to improve the interior design of your home with a triptych canvas portrait

A triptych is an art form that is popular among artists for many reasons. It is used on all mediums indistinctly: paintings, photographs, drawings ... always to tell a story.

Using AI to promote African tourism

An online campaign that has won the Cannes Lions creative data award encourages African-Americans to Africa. It does this by replacing the derogatory "Go Back To Africa" phrase with images of black people touring Africa.

Emoji are not ruining language

Gestures and emoji don’t break down into smaller parts, nor do they easily combine into larger words or sentences. However, they are not ruining language, instead, they are enhancing it.

VR could make you a better person

The ability to embody a virtual avatar blurs the lines between what’s going on in the headset and what’s happening in real life. The onus is on the future designers and developers of this virtual reality technology to ensure this power, of embodiment, is used for good.

CDN issue possible cause of Facebook outage

For approximately 12 hours, Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram were experiencing problems on 3 July 2019. Although Facebook hasn't confirmed, it appears this was caused by a CDN issue.

From fake news to deepfakes

In what seems to make fake news look like child's play, we now have deepfakes. This is a technology that allows one to make a video (or photo) of anyone, saying or doing anything.