Category: Science & Technology

Apple joins race to design self-driving cars

Apple has officially joined the race to design self-driving cars. The company’s late entry into a fiercely competitive field was formalised on Friday. The California Department of Motor Vehicles awarded a permit for Apple to…

Uber president Jeff Jones quits

Ride services company Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] has been thrust deeper into turmoil with the departure of company president Jeff Jones, a marketing expert hired to help soften its often abrasive image. Jones quit less…

Airport closure in Abuja disrupts travellers

Thousands of travellers to Nigeria are facing at least six weeks of severe disruption while Abuja International Airport is closed for runway repairs. Flights are being re-routed to the city of Kaduna, raising security concerns…