updated 10:03 AM MDT, Jun 24, 2017

Glocall Telecoms plans to deploy 4G in Somalia

East African nation Somalia is set to become the next African country to launch a 4G/LTE (long term evolution) network in that country's capital city, Mogadishu.

Global voice, data and carrier solutions provider Glocall Telecom LLC announced that it plans to set up a 4G network in Somalia.

The US based company plans to partner with broadband company, Tazca Connects, to help businesses, schools and homes connect to a fast and reliable internet connection.

  • Written by Abdullahi
  • Category: INTERNET
  • Hits: 997

'Death watch' counts down time you have left alive

Just think how easier things would be if we knew how much time we had left on this planet.

We could make plans, settle scores, fulfil ambitions - and ignore that bit of redecorating we were never going to get round to anyway.

Now a Swedish inventor has come up with something that serves this very purpose.

Fredrik Colting has created a watch designed to display the time you have left to live.

  • Written by Abdullahi
  • Category: INTERNET
  • Hits: 1043

Boeing uses potatoes instead of people to test Wi-Fi

US planemaker Boeing used an unusual substitute for passengers to test its in-flight wi-fi system - potatoes.


Passenger seats on a decommissioned plane were loaded with huge sacks of the tubers for several days as signal strengths were checked.

The company's researchers say that potatoes "interact" with electronic signals in a similar way to humans.

  • Written by Axmed
  • Category: INTERNET
  • Hits: 1453

Israel and Hamas in Twitter war

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and Palestinian Islamist group Hamas have opened a new front in the propaganda war, via Twitter.

On Wednesday, the IDF began live-tweeting and blogging about its current military operation against Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

Israel Defense Forces 'eliminated' poster

Twitter is being used in a propaganda war between Israel and Ham

Ahmed Said Khalil al-Jabari, head of Hamas' military wing, was killed in the initial air strike.

The IDF uploaded a video of the attack and an "eliminated" poster on Twitter.

Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, responded: "Our blessed hands will reach your leaders and soldiers wherever they are (You Opened Hell Gates on Yourselves)".

  • Written by Axmed
  • Category: INTERNET
  • Hits: 1652