Like fake news, we have fake apps — malicious applications that try to impersonate the real thing in every way possible. This time, the apps in question are from a company called DevTech Inc and it uses the names and logos of popular applications to fool unsuspecting users. When you click on the developer’s link on… Read more You Should Be Wary of These Fake Apps Currently Available On the Google Play Store.
We are almost at that time of the year when the big players in the mobile industry release their flagship devices. TECNO Mobile which is Africa largest mobile brand is preparing to introduce its flagship device into the market. The Phantom series are TECNO’s biggest devices in terms of hardware, specification, and aesthetics. The TECNO… Read more Rumors: Upcoming Tecno Phantom Device to Come with an Impressive 2k Bezel-Less Display
Infinix Hot 5 Giveaway: Win The Infinix Hot 5! Tobi Ayeni October 12, 2017 Tech Gist Finally, right? I will be giving away one Infinix Hot 5 to one lucky reader. To stand a chance of winning, all you need to do is to follow me on Instagram (@misstechy), subscribe to my YouTube Channel (MissTechyNG) and… Read more Infinix Hot 5 Giveaway: Win The Infinix Hot 5!
Yes, that’s the name of the laptop. The University of Nigeria, Nssukka (UNN) has finally announced its laptop assembly plant (located at the Nsukka Campus) after months of speculations. According to reports, the assembly plant which has been projected to produce 100,000 laptops a year, was established to make laptops (Lion laptops, in this case)… Read more Meet Lion Laptop — A Laptop Assembled at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
Google specifically builds its platforms and products to be globally relevant. Users in Nigeria also have access to these products, which will help them access information with ease. Here are 5 cool things you can do with Google that you probably didn’t know about. 1. Chat or send SMS in any language…including in Igbo, Yoruba,… Read more 5 Cool Things You Probably Didn’t Know You Can Do With Google Search.
NapoleonCat — a social media marketing and analytics platform— is claiming that there are about 3.6 million Instagram users in Nigeria as at March 2017. Similar to South Africa’s: The report further claims that only 40% of the 3.6 million users are female with 60% male. However, according to April 2016 data from comScore, a company… Read more According to this Study, There Are 3.6 Million Instagram Users in Nigeria and Only 40% are Female. Unbelievable?
Google today announced it has launched health knowledge panels in Nigeria. Health knowledge panels appear at the top of any health-related search result and provide a snapshot of the condition, symptoms, and treatment of more than 800 commonly searched for health conditions. Google is where most people turn when they have health questions. In fact,… Read more Google Nigeria Now Shows Health Information Directly in Search.
The Nokia 8 Currently Sells for N223,000 on Jumia. Tobi Ayeni September 20, 2017 Tech Gist Now Singing: The Nokia 8 has been available in Nigeria for some days now and the price tag could either make you angry or happy depending on how much you have in your account. My account balance by faith.… Read more The Nokia 8 Currently Sells for N223,000 on Jumia.
PSA: The Ice 2 is not a Google device, instead, Google partnered with TD Mobile, the manufacturers, to launch the device in Nigeria. Meet the recently announced Ice 2, a Japanese-designed phone that is quite affordable, N13,000 kind of affordable. The affordability status is also reflected in the specifications — it’s equipped with a 5.5-inch… Read more So…. Would You Buy the N13, 000 Ice 2 Smartphone? 🙃
How many of you use the 4G services provided by your Telco? And how has it been so far? ? It’s been over a year (at least for MTN and less for other telcos) since the 4G race started in Nigeria, but the experience so far hasn’t been what you’d consider great, partly because some… Read more Here’s (One of the Reasons) Why The 4G Technology in Nigeria Hasn’t Been So Great— “Operators (Are) Using Existing Technology to Offer New Services.”
YouTube has officially announced that the YouTube Go app previewed at the recent Google for Nigeria event is now available for initial public download in Nigeria. YouTube has been reimagined to meet the needs of the next generation of users in YouTube Go, which is available for initial download in the Google Play Store.… Read more YouTube Go Officially Launches in Nigeria to Help You Save Data.
Yesterday, Apple announced 3 phones — the iPhone 8, 8 Plus and the iPhone X which is Apple’s first iPhone with an OLED display: Even with the UCL matches, I still saw several reactions that got me laughing hard. Check them out: The realist: The movie/series freaks: Those who think deep: … And are already… Read more What Nigerians Think About The New iPhones.