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…


Android pattern or pin locked

Chances are that you’ve been locked out of your Android phone at one point or another. From my experience, clients who contact us about a lock on their Android phone can’t identify what kind of lock they’re experiencing, making it more difficult for them to search for help or even state their case when they finally find 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…


Itel Wish A41 & Wish A 41 Plus 4G VOLTE Specs / Review

I’d previously talked about Itel’s apparent move from Spreadtrum to Mediatek SoCs, citing models like the Itel S11 & Itel S31. They recently released some devices with 4G VOLTE support; the Itel Wish A41,  Itel Wish A41 Plus, Itel Wish A21 and some in the Selfiepro family. What is 4G VOLTE? VOLTE means Voice Over LTE and can be considered 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…


Dual OS Tablets (Windows + Android)

A Dual OS tablet (Windows + Android) is a good alternative, especially when you’re on a low budget. I’d previously talked about why you should consider getting a Dual OS tablet and from my experience, there are certain features that could improve your experience significantly. Aside from obvious specs like Processor, RAM, Storage, Screen size and Camera Read more…


Best inverters in Nigeria

Working from home has its advantages, you have relatively flexible working hours, save money on transportation, clothing and office space, don’t encounter hold ups inorder to get to work etc. Don’t be fooled into thinking that working from home is a walk in the park. I’ve been working from home for years now and work just as Read more…


Best Dual OS Tablets

A Dual OS tablet is one which is capable of running two different Operating Systems. I got to a stage in my work that I realized I needed to combine my Mobile (Android) and PC (Windows) tasks into one device. This would make more sense especially for tasks which required me to use (and move stuff between) Read more…


How to install OTA update on a rooted Android phone

Rooting -for me- is very crucial. I can’t imagine using an Android phone without it. A good number of others have caught this bug but begin regretting having rooted when there’s an OTA update available. Incase you’re wondering why, Root + OTA update = Brick Its quite easy to unroot a Mediatek Android phone and a Spreadtrum 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…


Itel it1511, it1512, it1518 and it1520 technical specifications

In my previous post on recently launched Itel Marshmallow devices, I highlighted the technical specifications of the Itel S11 and 1513 . I also dropped a hands-on review of the Itel it1513 . Itel has some other entries in the Marshmallow family (I believe it’ll take a while before we see a Nougat); the it1511, it1512, it1518 and it1520 which 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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