Growing up, many of us wanted to be a lot of things – sometimes all at the same time. For me, at a point, i wanted to be an entertainer. Well, not just an entertainer, but a gifted rap artiste. Unfortunately, this dream has remained what it is – a dream. Well, at least, until… Read more When I Grow Up, I Want To Be A Rapper
THE UPCOMING 802.11ac wireless networking standard promises to do to 11n what 11n did to 11g. While the IEEE 802.11ac standard probably won’t be completed before the end of 2013 (Draft 2.0 is under development), and although the Wi-Fi Alliance has issued no interoperability criteria, consumer products claiming compliance with 802.11ac could be available on… Read more 802.11ac: The Next Wi-Fi Standard
ONLINE TRACKING IS a hot topic these days, with the U.S. asking for tougher online privacy protections. The FTC recently issued a report urging voluntary practices for online businesses regarding data collection. Another proposal suggests building a universal “do not track” function into future Web browsers. The proposed universal “do not track” tool wouldn’t be… Read more Online Privacy
In this era of digital video and music downloads, most are restricted to consuming these forms of entertainment by being glued to their mobile devices. Not very convenient, at least for me. The LG brand of electronics is quite popular in Nigeria and its home theater receiver does a good job in playing back these… Read more Set Up Your Own Home Theater
During Q2 2012 smartphone penetration continued to grow, with 54.9 percent of U.S. mobile subscribers owning smartphones as of June 2012. This growth is driven by increasing smartphone purchases: 2 out of 3 Americans who acquired a new mobile phone in the last three months chose a smartphone instead of a feature phone. Android continues… Read more For Those That Think They Know, But Know Nothing, Eat This; “Android RULES!!!!”
The Flame Virus shares code with another virus, Stuxnet, that damaged Iran’s nuclear program in 2010. These are two of the most destructive computer viruses ever created, tailor-made for cyber-espionage and capable of wreaking havoc on government systems. Both Flame and Stuxnet are believed to have been used by the U.S. government to wage online… Read more FLAME VIRUS: Most Destructive Virus Ever Developed?
By now, many would have heard about GoTV, the latest cable TV company in Nigeria and yet another subsidiary of Multichoice, the parent company of DSTV. Multichoice is a South African company with a near monopoly of the Cable TV industry on the African continent. It has almost 5 million subscribers across the continent with… Read more GoTV – Putting The Cart Before The Horse?
YOUR MOTHER CALLS you to ask why you keep emailing her about “enhancements,” and your coworkers complain that you won’t stop sending them ads. Does this sound like you? A friend of mine recently found himself on the receiving end of a deluge of “bounced” spam email—junk messages that seemed to have been sent from… Read more Help! Spammers Hijacked My Email Account
The listed combination of plugins are recommended to make your WordPress blog more secure. The individual plugins may not be the best available, but the combination works very well for your site. Word of caution here. My recommendations are based on the following assumptions: – That what you have is a fresh wordpress installation. This… Read more How To Secure Your WordPress Blog – Part 3
Experts believe that the best way to secure your WordPress installation is by writing your own codes and not with the use of off-the-shelf codes, known as plugins. While this may be true, not many possess the skills of writing codes for WordPress. Chances are, you may even be barely capable of finding your way… Read more How To Secure Your WordPress Blog – Part 2
WordPress is an open source and free blogging software. Two variants abound; WordPress.com WordPress.com are blogs hosted by the company that gave us WordPress, Auttomatic. Recommended to beginners with little knowledge of what goes on behind the scene of this blogging platform. Features – WordPress.com is the safer way to go. There are a lot… Read more How To Secure Your WordPress Blog – Part 1
My largest download, ever, from the Google play android app market is the FIFA 12 game from the stables of EA (Electronic Arts) Deceptively listed as 13MB in the app market, it was not until i had paid, installed the app and ready to play the game that i got a prompt that i needed… Read more App Review : FIFA 12