Mac OS Experience: Recovery Disk Creation, Installation, Bugs etc

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My rants about my many issues with Mac OS shouldn’t be news to those of you that follow me on social media. I’ve cursed the operating system to the high heavens on several occasions oblivious to the fact that one of my geek moves was the cause of my woes. …

How To Send Emails Via MAMP for Mac OS Localhost

MAMP for MAC Panel Setup

One advantage of self hosted wordpress over the free blogger platform that’s rarely mentioned is the ability to design and test the functionality of an entire site before uploading it online. To do that we use free softwares like XAMP and WAMP for Windows and MAMP for Mac OS.
Testing out …

How To Get Windows Taskbar On Apple Mac OS X

Windows Taskbar Replacement For Mac OS X

It’s been over a month since I got the Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display and I’m yet to turn the default Mac OS X Mavericks into my daily driver as I’m still hunting for cheap or free alternatives to the apps I use frequently on the Windows platform. Seventy …

Warning: Do Not Buy The BlackBerry Z3 Just Yet!

Blackberry-Z3

 
The much awaited budget friendly BlackBerry Z3 which so far has been praised by tech bloggers loyal to the blackberry brand, is finally in Nigeria.
Unfortunately as some of us feared, looks like John Chen is probably high on whatever Thorsten Heins was on.
They’ve decided to peg the launch price at …

How To Setup TunnelGuru TroidVPN On Android 4.4 KitKat

Cheap VPN Service - TroidVPN

Some of you might already be familiar with TunnelGuru or TroidVPN as it’s one of those VPN apps that allow you browse the internet free of charge whenever your network provider leaves a loophole that can be exploited in their system.
TroidVPN which enables consumers use TunnelGuru’s VPN services on the …

Introducing Lenovo Vibe UI 2.0 For P780 Installation, Screenshots etc

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Given my horrible experience with the KitKat update for the Lenovo Yoga 8 tablet, I sincerely wasn’t looking forward to the KitKat update for the Lenovo P780. Besides I’m really enjoying the P780 KitKat vanilla ROM I installed on it days back.
Bored outta my mind yesterday I decided to check …

White BlackBerry 10 Devices Get $100 Price Reduction

BlackBerry 10 $100 Price Slash

Once upon time, white blackberry devices for some crazy reason cost a lot more than their black counterparts but that seems to have changed with the launch of the BlackBerry 10 range.
For a limited time only (I think), BlackBerry is taking $100 off the white versions of the BlackBerry Z10, …

Cheap MTN Data Plans: 250MB for N500 – 1GB for N1500

Cheapest MTN Nigeria Data Plan Offer

If you’re looking to pay less for a 30 day MTN data plan, Modest Data Plans might just be your way in.
They offer MTN Nigeria data bundles for as low as N500 which gets you 250MB. Other plans include N900 for 500MB, N1200 gets you 750MB and N1500 gets …

How To Install Vanilla* Android 4.4.2 On Lenovo P780

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The Lenovo P780 is yet to get an update to Android KitKat though it’s in active development but I’m personally no longer looking forward to it as my experience with the KitKat release for the Yoga 8 B6000-HV left much to be desired. Two nights ago, I gave in and …