Six evidenced-based ways to look after your mental health during a second lockdown

Already experiencing pandemic fatigue, many of us feel ill-prepared for another lockdown. Yet this is what we must do, and maybe not for the last time. The problem is, the pervasive effects of the pandemic and the restrictions imposed as a way of containing it seem designed to harm our mental health, cutting us off from […]

Automakers need to create greater value for Nigerians – GAC

AC Motors has tasked  automakers operating in Nigeria to come up with initiatives that would boost the lifestyles of Nigerians. This was disclosed by Chief Diana Chen, Chairman of CIG Motors, (authorized distributor of GAC Motor in Africa), recently in an exclusive interview with Nairametrics in Lagos. According to her, having gone through Coronavirus pandemic […]

Google Photos is ending free unlimited storage in 2021 — so what are your options?

Google did it again. It is shutting down one of the most popular features across its product universe: Google Photo’s free unlimited storage. The company said that it’s ending this service from June 1, 2021. After that date, all photos uploaded will count against your free data limit of 15GB. However, all photos uploaded before June […]

Microsoft urges users to stop using phone-based multi-factor authentication

Microsoft recommends using app-based authenticators and security keys instead. Microsoft is urging users to abandon telephone-based multi-factor authentication (MFA) solutions like one-time codes sent via SMS and voice calls and instead replace them with newer MFA technologies, like app-based authenticators and security keys. The warning comes from Alex Weinert, Director of Identity Security at Microsoft. For […]

How to block commercial messages on your WhatsApp

WhatsApp supports company messages through corporate accounts, which are more and more common after WhatsApp Business. Businesses, stores, and service providers have used the messenger to offer services or promotions to customers using their cell phone number, but you can choose to block such messages. Companies can now notify you through the WhatsApp application, informing […]