top tech headlines -- June 8, 2019

This week, one of the biggest news was Apple’s WWDC, where the company announced the demise of iTunes among a lot of other things. Huawei also introduced their HUAWEI P30 Lite. Together with other things, we’ve listed all the top tech news headlines here.

Major tech headlines this week

Why is Apple shutting down the iTunes Service?

Apple is shutting down its one service that has “defined a generation” — the iTunes service. The company will announce the end of iTunes at its developer conference. The questions… READ MORE


Rumours: Apple may shut down iTunes; its social pages have been scrubbed

After more than 18 years of service, we are now seeing evidence that Apple is going to shut down its iTunes service. This was seen in iTunes’ social media pages… READ MORE


UMaT can now monitor pollution of water bodies with newly acquired monitoring lab

The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) has acquired some new technology equipment and an ultramodern monitoring lab that can help monitor the pollution of the water bodies in Ghana…. READ MORE


Huawei introduces HUAWEI P30 lite, perfect smartphone for selfies

Positioned as the stylish flagship line-up, the HUAWEI P Series recently welcomed a new entry to the family. Exuding the same classy design, the HUAWEI P30 Lite is a real… READ MORE


10 startups to watch in Nigeria in 2019

Nigerian business minds are currently launching startups that will tackle everyday social and economic issues in the country. And as we know, businesses existing in Nigeria will definitely face their… READ MORE


Do you need emergency cash? Try MTN Qwikloan with these simple steps

It’s about three weeks into the month and with another week before your next salary hits your account, you’ve already run dry in terms of your pocket. But you need… READ MORE


GHS 24,000 up for grabs at MTN iFest Conquest 2019 event

Between 14th to 22nd June 2019, gamers in both Kumasi and Accra will be eying to have a share in the GHS 24,000 that will be up for grabs at… READ MORE


Cameroon and Nigeria women’s team added to FIFA 19 roster list

The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup is the 18th edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, to be held in France this month to 7 July 2019. The developers of… READ MORE


KNUST students develop passenger occupancy detection system for commercial vehicle owners

Three students from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology have developed a new passenger occupancy detection system for commercial vehicle owners in Ghana. This system is to help… READ MORE


9 Startups to watch in South Africa in 2019

South African business minds are presently launching startups that will tackle everyday social and economic issues in the country. And as we know, businesses existing in SA and everywhere else… READ MORE


10 biggest Apple iOS 13 updates coming to iPhones

Apple has announced its plans, new devices and services from now onwards at its recent WWDC 2019 event. And the company announced the iOS 13 and the updates it’s bringing… READ MORE


Blackberry Messenger shuts down because of lack of users

You remember BBM? The BlackBerry Messenger? The messenger app that was popular shortly before WhatsApp took over. Sad to say but the BlackBerry Messenger is shutting down. The owners say… READ MORE


If you own a Huawei phone, you need to know this!

USA’s trade war with China led to Google suspending its working relationship with Chinese phone company, Huawei. Meaning, Huawei will now be unable to provide new customers access to Google’s… READ MORE

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Kofi loves to write about smartphones, computers, and tech companies in general. He takes care of most of the guides, and general tech news (from government initiatives to individual projects). As an ardent Hip Hop fan, Kofi produces beats too.


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