For the smartphone world, it is the best of times, as it is the time of bests. The Gionee M6 is a fresh evolution of the almighty Gionee species that promises to raise the smartphone experience to newborn dimensions with a powerful battery. Click here to view original post at www.premiumtimesng.com
If you have an aversion for hype, please ignore all the noise and overblown figures being thrown about everywhere about mobile/smartphone/internet users in Nigeria. This is a country where the top downloaded bank, news and e-commerce apps have less than 5 million downloads each. And for a country that is hugely religious, the top church/religious… Read more Nigeria Mobile Phone Report 2016
After blazing launches, Nigerian 4G networks have began to embrace the poor quality of service that ISPs in the country are generally known for. Using wireless internet connection as your primary means of internet access in Nigeria requires that you have a healthy dose of patience and long-suffering. If […] Click here to view original… Read more Nigerian 4G networks embrace poor Quality of Service
Amazon Android App Store is an alternative app store to the ever popular Google app store. Perhaps lacking in as many apps as the Google app store, it however boasts of over 240,000 apps and still counting. Since its launch in 2011, the Amazon Appstore has included a “free app a day” feature. Every day,… Read more Amazon Android App Store.. Ummh, Loving It!
I borrowed the title of this post from the song “Jump Around”, a 1992 smash hit from the musical group – House of Pain. The phrase aptly describes my porting sojourn from Glo to MTN and back to Glo. You may read up my post on my initial experience porting from Glo to MTN here.… Read more “Like The Prodigal Son, I’ve Returned …”
Taking my car to work the last few days have been kind of hectic. While the roads have become freer, getting a good parking space have been a bit of a problem. My office is located within the grounds of a very expansive and very high traffic shopping complex. If you are early to work… Read more The Long Trek
For those who have not heard about Aviate Launcher, it is a new home screen replacement for Android devices that looks to offer you information right when you need it. The app is an intelligent home screen replacement that is designed to show you relevant information depending on where you are or the time of… Read more Anybody Need An Aviate Launcher Invite? [Android]
There are now a good number of mobile OS out there, with many still considered as not more than lab experiments. The likes of Jolla and Tizen fits this description perfectly. Jolla, in particular, has a tall order of competing with Research In Motion’s upcoming BlackBerry 10 OS, as well as the latest version of… Read more Firefox OS: Another Lab Experiment?
Anyone who relies on a carrier unlock to use their iPhone on another GSM carrier, can now take the iOS 4.3.1 plunge thanks to ultrasn0w 1.2.1. The iPhone Dev-Team have worked their magic to make ultrasn0w functional once again for the iPhone 4 (GSM), 3…
Future versions of Apple’s iPad and other iOS devices may be sporting a hybrid LCD/electronic paper (e-ink) display, according to an Apple patent application recently published by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The display would be smart enough to evaluate the content you’re viewing and automatically switch between e-ink for reading and a… Read more Apple Develops E-Ink Hybrid Display
The ipad 2 was finally unveiled today by, who else, Steve Jobs! Still being retailed at the prices of the first ipad iteration, starting at $499 for the 16GB Wi-Fi only model, it features an A5 processor for a 2x faster CPU speed and 9x faster graphics speed with the power consumption of the original… Read more It’s official, Ipad 2 Unveiled
Planning to buy an ipad very soon? You might do well if you hold off for now. Unconfirmed reports says the Ipad 2 would be unveiled come February 1, 2011. We would stress here again that this information has not been confirmed in anyway by Apple but there are strong indications that the tablet would… Read more Ipad 2 To Be Unveiled February 1st, 2011?