Just how safe is that business model of yours? For how long will your business be a going concern? This question is especially pertinent in the technology world. The threat of the big names muzzling or stifling the smaller companies out of business is becoming a very clear and present danger. They seem to be… Read more How Safe is your Business?
Was driving through Ikota shopping complex, near VGC (Lagos), earlier today when a very visible banner stopped me in my tracks. There on the doors of Broadview Supermarket was boldly displayed; Startimes Decoder, N7000 plus one month subscription FREE! Best of all, monthly subscription is only N1,000 for 36 channels! Of course, I parked my… Read more Star times…Good times
Our prediction last month that we will one day edge google and facebook from the top spots on ALEXA web ranking elicited a few laughs. We are still standing by our prediction. Remember what they said about those who laugh last, we surely will !!! Getting this monthly review together is not a favourite past… Read more Monthly Review – November 2010
Yes, this is a raging debate and it has drawn a lot of passionate arguments and fights for or against the different input types currently available on our mobile devices. Modern trend is that mobile devices, especially handhelds like smartphones and tablet PCs such as Apple’s iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab and the likes, are being… Read more Which Input Style Do You Prefer?
Love it or hate it, the Blackberry has indeed become the device of choice for a lot of mobile enthusiasts, especially those who want to conduct business on the move. Another category of users are those, who more out of peer pressure than anything else, find themselves clutching one, not considering the fact that they… Read more Push Email – Revisited
As a follow-up to the article “Are you making use of that Smartphone? “, this is a post on how to further save money by making better use of your smartphone. We all know that feeling, you have just loaded “credit” on your phone, accessible and available for ‘burning’, inexorably leading you into temptation! Never… Read more Get A Firm Grip of Your Finances Using Your Phone
Going through my gadget junk yard over the weekend, it is amazing how much junk i have acquired over the years. The oldest is probably the Philips TurnTable and a pile of records i got from my Pop (Never been able to bring myself to encode the records to Mp3). I still have my hifi… Read more Expensive Junk
Unfortunately, there would be no review this month. The blog site was transferred from 1and1.com to arthurwales.com early last month. The change in servers and IP addresses caused a lot of the traffic data to be lost, hence, any data presented for last month will not be reliable. We have also seized the opportunity to… Read more Monthly Review – October 2010
Many people these days crave the newest, shinniest and sleekiest model of just about ANYTHING. I call it TECHOMANIA. I doubt if it is cure-able! There is a marketing line from a company that says “you can separate the MEN from the BOYS from the prices of their toys”. Bang & Olufsen, I think. Show… Read more Are you making use of that Smartphone?
While we wait for the launch of the first set of Meego devices come 2011, i will be taking a cursory look at a couple of what is on offer at the moment. One OS that has piqued my curiosity is the Windows Phone 7 (WP7). The only thing the new smartphone OS has in… Read more The TiTan
For those that have tried out the new Ubuntu Linux 10.10 aka Maverick Meerkat released on October 10, 2010 , the first thing you would probably notice is the very pleasing appearance. There have been a very positive improvement in its appearance and functionality. Though not revolutionarily different from 10.04, i really can not help… Read more Ubuntu 10.10 “Maverick Meerkat”
According to Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO, all users would have the ability to download all information that have posted or uploaded on facebook. “… we’ve built an easy way to quickly download to your computer everything you’ve ever posted on Facebook and all your correspondences with friends: your messages, Wall posts, photos, status updates and… Read more Facebook Now Allows You To “Download Your Information”