Infinix Hot 4 (X557) official Nougat update OTA update

A few hours ago, Infinix pushed the official Hot 4 (X557) Nougat OTA Update to Infinix Hot 4 devices. About 2 months ago, We’d announced a Hot 4 Nougat Beta update which requires installation via SP Flash Tool or Stock recovery (Tcard version). With this particular update, you can update your Infinix Hot 4 to Nougat (using) Read more…


[Hovatek] Tecno Camon CX Air-H3713A-N-170618V105 OTA update

A few days ago, Tecno began rolling out the Camon CX Air-H3713A-N-170618V105 OTA update. This is coming shortly after the Camon CX received bugfix OTA updates. With less than a month to the highly anticipated August, the Tecno community is hoping Tecno truly releases Nougat updates for older Tecno devices as promised. You can listen to the podcast Read more…


A few days ago, Chrome and Opera (Desktop versions) got stable updates. I usually ensure that Google Chrome auto update and Windows automatic update download are both disabled (only security releases catch my attention) but somehow forgot to put these back in place after running a Windows update following the WannaCry and ExPetr (variant of Petya) ransomware scare. Bitcoin Read more…


Swift 4G LTE 2017 data plans

I’d been using SWIFT since 2014 and was on the Swift Essential Plus plan which was giving me 20GB with free daily browsing from 00:00 AM (12 midnight) to 06:00 AM for NGN 8,000. I however ditched SWIFT for the Spectranet Unified Value (40GB) which gives me 40GB plus free daily browsing from 01:00 AM to 07:00 Read more…


[Hovatek] Infinix Hot 2 X510 March 2017 OTA update bug fix build

Recently, Infinix pushed the March 2017 (D5110-M-Androidone-20170306) and May 2017 (D5110-M-Androidone-20170512) OTA updates to the Infinix Hot 2 (X510). This is sequel to the Hot 2 (X510) January 2017 (D5110-M-Androidone-20170118) update. This update is a bugfix and Infinix has consistently released such since the X510 Janaury 2016 build. It would be a dream come true for the Read more…


Infinix Hot S X521 Nougat update

Its the season of test Android Nougat (7) OTA updates as promised by Infinix. There’s been the Infinix Zero 4 (X555), Infinix Hot 4 (X557), Note 3 (X601-H536A1) and Note 3 Pro (X601-H537A1) which have received their test Nougat builds and now the Hot S (X521) but only for the A1C1 & E1G1 Build Numbers . The Infinix Hot S Read more…


Back in April, the Infinix Zero 4 (X555) received an important OTA update, a version update from Android Marshmallow (6) to Nougat (7). That update came with some bugs as expected and Infinix has pushed the Android 7.0-XOSv2.2 X555-H538A-N-170521V167 OTA @ 514.30 MB which fixes some of these bugs. This and the Nougat OTA bug fix pushed to Read more…


A few weeks back, we announced that Infinix had pushed version updates from Marshmallow (Android 6) to Nougat (Android 7) to the Infinix Hot 4 (X557). The Infinix Note 3 & Note 3 Pro (both X601) had previously received a similar update and the Infinix Zero 3 (X552) got XOS v2.2 via OTA. As customary with fresh version updates, there’ll Read more…


Infinix Hot 2 X510-D5110-M-Androidone-20170118

The last ROM Dump we dropped for the Infinix Hot2 was the X510 March 2016 ROM Dump. There have since been several minor OTA updates (almost every 2 months), the last being the January 2017 Build (X510-D5110-M-Androidone-20170118) so we felt its time to drop another Dump to make rolling back easy for Hot 2 users. This ROM Read more…


Infinix Zero 3 May 2017 OTA Update

The Infinix Hot 4 (X557) got a Nougat update recently. Those who’ve updated to the first build have complained of bugs as expected but we expect subsequent updates to fix them. The Infinix Zero 3 (X552) also just received an OTA update, though not Nougat but one its users hope is one step closer to a Nougat update; Read more…


How to work online from home

When you tell people you work from home, you’ll immediately see their interest in knowing what exactly you do that affords you the luxury of working from home (that’s if you actually have a real job). Running your business from home is awesome, you save money on rent, transportation, wardrobe expenses, time wasted in traffic and enjoy a Read more…


How to easily update Infinix Hot 4 X557 to Nougat with Tcard or SP Flash Tool

The Infinix Hot 4 (X557) has received an Android 7.0 (Nougat) update. If you wish to update your Hot 4 from Marshmallow (Android 6) to Nougat (Android 7) then here’s a checklist before you go ahead: Check your phone’s current Build Number under Settings > About > Build Number and write it somewhere safe; you might need it Read more…


Blackberry closes its support forum

Blackberry has been facing a lot of problems recently and there doesn’t seem to be much of an end in sight. Yet another nail in the Blackberry coffin is the discontinuation of its Device and Developers forums from last Saturday (April 1, 2017). I was hoping it was going to be an April Fool’s prank (it would’ve Read more…


Uber pull its driverless / self-driving cars from the road after car crash in Arizona USA

I’ve been following Autonomous (self-driving) cars, Formula E and Solar car Technologies for a while now. One of my concerns about self-driving cars has been whether or not they’ll be connected to the internet. Alphabet’s Waymo for one has it’s reservations about having its cars connected to the internet at all times to prevent them from getting Read more…


Mediatek Helio X30

Back in early February 2017, Mediatek announced the Helio P25 chip, their latest addition to the Helio P series for Dual Camera Smartphones. Before this, they’d introduced the Mediatek Helio X23 & Helio X27 chips; both aimed at improving overall user experience. Prior to both announcements (back in September 2016), they had announced the Mediatek Helio X30 Read more…






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