GTBank Nigeria Blocks Google Play Transactions On Their Cards

For a few months now I’ve been enjoying paying for apps via Google Play Store in Naira using my Stanbic IBTC Mastercard due to something called Dynamic Currency Conversion in which I think Google Play converts dollar to naira using the official $1 to N199 CBN rate thus making every purchase “cheap”.
The …

How To Flash Oukitel K4000 PRO With SP Flash Tool

So weeks back, I successfully bricked my Huawei Honor 6 while trying to flash an Android Marshmallow update and I went into pseudo depression as I was broke. As luck would have it, my Adsense payment came through just as Oukitel started a promo of sorts for their phones thus …

Xiaomi USB LED Light Enhanced Version Review

In light of the current power and fuel supply issue we are facing in Nigeria, I acquired the enhanced version of Xiaomi’s USB LED Light since charging my rechargeable portable LED lamp was no longer easy.
Unlike the regular Xiaomi USB LED Light, the enhanced version comes with a power button …

How To Disable gReader For Android In-app Browser

gReader for Android got an update recently that came with a few new visual changes and features which I’m still adapting to but the most annoying of them is the new In-app browser.
Now when you click to open an article in your preferred android browser, the article will be loaded …

Opera Desktop Gets Free VPN and Ad Blocker – Download

The world wide web is a beautiful and dark place with its pros and cons and the latter can be quite frustrating. Take for example, some web content are restricted to certain locations i.e you can’t access them if you’re not from a particular location.  Aside from this, you also …

How To Install Infinix Zero 3 XUI 1.Z.3.2 OTA Update Manually

Tecno Mobile has finally delivered on its promise to upgrade its Tecno Camon C8 to Android Marshmallow. Infinix Zero 3 users were promised a Marshmallow update this April and while we are quite anxious for it to drop, we are still 10 days away from the end of April.
In the …

How To Install .NET Framework 3.5 Offline With Windows DVD

If you tend to install Windows apps frequently, at some point in time you might have come across this error telling you to install the Windows feature; .NET Framework 3.5 (includes .NET 2.0 and 3.0).

 
The download is around 200 – 230MB and on a buggy internet connection, it can be …

Quick Tip: Show Network Speed On Infinix Zero 3

So I was just casually reading this Review of HiOS: How well does TECNO’s custom user interface work? when the Other Bits and Pieces section caught my attention. Being able to monitor the speed of my downloads is something I cherish on my mobile phones as it lets me know, if the …

Etisalat EasyFlex Evolution Data+ and Voice+ Is A No-No

A new voice/data plan is town and it’s Etisalat’s EasyFlex Evolution. The plan was officially launched this week with a video ad staring Nigerian actress Genevieve Nnaji (who by the way was FLAT performance wise).  This plan comes in two variants targeted at high data consumers and consumers who can …