Tech Rants

You Might Want To Avoid The New Touch Bar Macbook Pro

Apple Macbooks are no doubt too sleek to ignore and they are touted as one of the best and most durable and “resellable” laptops out there. At least that’s what prompted me to get mine BUT alas all of that is just LIES! Mine didn’t last 3 years before the …

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Konga Mall’s Quality Of Service On The Decline ?!

A little over a week ago, I was having a casual conversation with my boss when he started discussing online shops in Nigeria. Konga came up and he started complaining bitterly about how he hasn’t heard a word from them 10 days after paying online with his MasterCard for his …

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I’ve Registered UdegbunamChuks.com. Get Your Personalized Domain Name If Necessary

If you’re active on Twitter or you read/glance at Nigerian gossip blogs, I’m sure the whole drama about Linda Ikeji blog being shut down by Google isn’t news to you.
As of this morning, her blog had been restored by Google and there are so many lessons to be learned from …

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Warning: Do Not Buy The BlackBerry Z3 Just Yet!

 
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 …

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The BlackBerry Z3 Will Not Sell Well Unless……..

 

BlackBerry has decided to work towards regaining their position as one of the top 3 smartphone manufacturers in emerging markets such as Nigeria where it was once immensely popular due to cheap data and the sugary BBM.
Its latest device (BlackBerry Z3) which is due to launch come April 2014 for …

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Seven Reasons Why I Prefer BBM To WhatsApp

 
This is yet another rant. So BBM for Android launched last night and BlackBerry recently announced that 5 million users were activated in the first 8 hours. Some of my Android fan boy pals just won’t let me rest with their rants that Whatsapp is so much better than BBM. …

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TunnelGuru, TroidVPN, DroidVPN, PD Proxy as Free Internet Browsing Hacks

Yesterday I was trolling the TunnelGuru Facebook page when I came across some comments by Nigerians ranting and crying foul with regards to their TunnelGuru VPN subscription going to waste as they can’t browse free at the moment and I burst out laughing. It’s quite unfortunate that most of the …

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For The Geeks and Wannabes: Before You Buy That Tecno Phone

You ought to be living under a rock if you haven’t heard of the latest smartphone rave in Nigeria. I’m talking about the Tecno Phantom also known as Tecno F7 or A1 in some quarters. Touted as a stunning cheaper version of the Samsung Galaxy S3 (abi na S4), the …

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Six Good Ol’ BlackBerry Features That I Miss On BlackBerry Z10

Like the average geek out there, I look forward to each operating system update that comes out for my mobile phone or tablet ‘cause it promises better performance or/and new features. Unfortunately in some cases, important features are stripped away, that leave me wondering if I should have updated/upgraded the …

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