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Top 10 Oldest Universities Around the World

The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…

Microsoft developing bone-conduction headset that guides the blind

While the act of walking down the street might be second nature to most of us, it can be a much more difficult experience for those who are blind or visually impaired. To combat the issue, Microsoft has developed a headset that uses bone-conducting…
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Galaxy Note 4: Full Details of Samsung Next Phablet Leak Weeks Ahead of Release

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The listing for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on the website of Indonesian retailer Eraphone which also lists a full spec sheet. Eraphone The full specifications of the latest product in Samsung's large smartphone/small tablet Galaxy Note range…

Can you own a language?

In its first-ever transparency report, the Wikimedia Foundation revealed a handful of odd stories about takedown requests sent to Wikipedia. Among the claims on public-domain books and monkey selfies was a curious request from 2012: that Wikipedia…

iPhone 6 Reportedly Launching Sooner Than Expected

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When it comes to Apple, Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White has a mixed track record. He was the first Apple watcher to reveal that the company planned to launch an iPad mini, though details were scarce at the time, and he also was the first…
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Epigenetic Engineering: Silencing A Gene Can Cause Cancer

Cancer doesn't always begin with genetic mutations: simply turning a gene off is enough. Studies with mice has provided the first evidence that turning a gene on or off can cause cancer. The study gives hope on how epigenetic engineering (deliberately…

How Apple Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Big Screen

The line defining smartphones and tablets has been blurring for some time now, but it may reached its peak with the launch of the Fonepad from Asus, which the company describes as a "tablet with phone functions". While this may be an extreme…

Why Okorocha Rejects Appointment Given To His Daughter, Uju Rochas Anwuka By FG 

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​GOVERNMENT OF IMO STATE PRESS RELEASE RE: THE APPOINTMENT OF MRS UJU ROCHAS ANWUKA INTO THE BOARD OF FEDERAL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (TECH) OMOKU -His Excellency Governor Rochas Okorocha Rejects the Appointment. The attention of the Governor…

Guardian Reporter Went To Abuja House In London To Enquire About PMB & This Happened

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​President Muhammadu Buhari may have been in and out of hospital since arriving London to see his doctors exactly a fortnight ago, if feelers from Abuja House – the official residence of the Nigerian High Commissioner to the Court of St…

How China Crippled U.S. Spying Operations

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WASHINGTON — The Chinese government systematically dismantled C.I.A. spying operations in the country starting in 2010, killing or imprisoning more than a dozen sources over two years and crippling intelligence gathering there for years afterward. Current…

2019: INEC To Register 5 New Parties – SEE Their Names

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​Ahead of 2019 general elections, five political associations parties have successfully scaled the hurdles of registration into political parties set by the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC). A source at the Commission revealed…

Nnamdi Kanu Blesses Artiste Who Was Arrested After His Return From Spain

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Yesterday, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu met with Prince William Chibuzo Mbah a.k.a Don Prince who was arrested by the Department Of State Services (DSS) some months ago and charged with treasonable felony for…

South Korea-North Korea Allies? Moon Jae-in Wants To Snub Trump, Woo Kim Jong Un

​After liberal reformer Moon Jae-in was sworn in as the new President of South Korea, Tuesday, the future of the decades-long alliance between South Korea and the United States has become foggy. It is being speculated that Moon is interested…

Buhari’s Agenda Very Well Matches Ours – US

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​The US on Tuesday said that the agenda being pursued by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration were in line with its expectations. Nathan Holt, the deputy director, office of West African affairs, bureau of African affairs at the…
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More bad news for Trump: His poll numbers hit new lows

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© Evan Vucci/Associated Press President Donald Trump.President Donald Trump is dealing with a budding scandal after his decision to fire FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday. But even before that, he appears to have hit a new low with the…