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Blackberry 10 BIS or NO BIS?

Blackberry 10 BIS or NO BIS?

BlackBerry (BBRY) announced at yesterday’s launch that the new smartphones based on the BB10 platform will not support the BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS). It became apparent as Rory O’Neill, Vice President of Product & ...

Feb
3

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Dec
12

The Flindster Project | Social Vlogging

The Flindster Project | Social Vlogging

  The Flindster Project is your social voice on the web to the world http://www.flindster.com Creative & proper instant sharing of stuffs you love and find interesting to the right audience via aspects! Whil...

Nov
8

iPad Mini: All the Rumors

iPad Mini: All the Rumors

In the days leading up to Apple's much-anticipated announcement of the 7-inch iPad Mini tablet next week, rumors continue to circulate about what to expect when it's finally revealed.   Will it have a Re...

Oct
21

Live-Action ‘Halo 4? Trailer Reveals Master Chief’s Past [VIDEO]

Live-Action ‘Halo 4? Trailer Reveals Master Chief’s Past [VIDEO]

  The live-action trailer for Halo 4 gives us glimpses into super soldier Master Chief's past and how he was kidnapped from his bed and replaced with a clone. The space marine's backstory has never revealed ...

Oct
21

Twitter Boosts College Grades and Class Engagement [STUDY]

Twitter Boosts College Grades and Class Engagement [STUDY]

Twitter has been credited with — and blamed for — a lot of things. Supporters claim it fueled the Green Revolution in Iran and helped the Arab Spring, critics argue it's hurting our ability to write and think...

Oct
21

T-Mobile to offer the Nokia Lumia 810 exclusively in the U.S.

T-Mobile to offer the Nokia Lumia 810 exclusively in the U.S.

T-Mobile announced on Monday that it will exclusively offer the Nokia Lumia 810 in the United States. Set to be available "in the coming weeks," the 810 features a 4.3-inch OLED WVGA Clear Black display, an 8-megap...

Oct
8

Kinect for Windows SDK gets accelerometer and infrared input, reaches China and Windows 8 desktops

Kinect for Windows SDK gets accelerometer and infrared input, reaches China and Windows 8 desktops

Microsoft had hinted that there were big things in store for its update to the Kinect for Windows SDK on October 8th. It wasn't bluffing; developers can now tap a much wider range of input than the usual frantic arm-wavi...

Oct
8

Blueprint

Blueprint

From marine to youngest GM in the history of AS association to becoming the founder of weskernation the third generation icon

Aug
9

How to Use YouTube’s Face-Blurring Tool

How to Use YouTube’s Face-Blurring Tool

  Video-sharing platform YouTube recently added a new feature that allows video makers to blur the faces of people who appear in their footage. This feature comes at a time when many citizen journalists and cyber ac...

Jul
28

Samsung Outsells iPhone, Breaks Shipping Records

Samsung Outsells iPhone, Breaks Shipping Records

Consumers worldwide may still have iPhone fever, but it looks like Samsung shipped nearly twice as many smartphones as Apple during the second quarter.   According to research firm Strategy Analytics, Samsung sh...

Jul
28

Nokia Confirms Close Of Last Finnish Handset Factory: 780 Job Cuts To Follow

Nokia Confirms Close Of Last Finnish Handset Factory: 780 Job Cuts To Follow

Nokia today confirmed the close of its last Finnish handset factory in Salo, Finland, with talks coming to a close regarding the number of jobs to be cut. In Salo, 780 people will lose their jobs. It was originally speculate...

Jul
27

Google Fiber TV Coming Soon to a Living Room Near You

Google Fiber TV Coming Soon to a Living Room Near You

In addition to announcing details about its new high-speed Internet network Google Fiber — which runs 100 times faster than today’s average broadband — Google unveiled Thursday its new initiative for the ho...

Jul
26

Meet Google Fiber, the New Lightning-Fast Internet Network

Meet Google Fiber, the New Lightning-Fast Internet Network

Google on Thursday detailed its high-speed Internet network called Google Fiber, which runs 100 times faster than today’s average broadband connection.   The search engine giant is bringing the ultra-high ...

Jul
26

Zuck On Facebook’s Mobile Experience: It Gets Better (But We Probably Won’t Make Our Own Phone)

Zuck On Facebook’s Mobile Experience: It Gets Better (But We Probably Won’t Make Our Own Phone)

  Anyone who has used Facebook on a smartphone or tablet knows that the social network still has a ways to go when it comes to nailing the mobile experience. Turns out that Mark Zuckerberg is well aware of this &mda...

Jul
26

Microsoft kicked off public beta for 2012 Xbox Live update, but quickly ran out of space

Microsoft kicked off public beta for 2012 Xbox Live update, but quickly ran out of space

And just like that, it was all over. Shortly after the well-known, always-informative Major Nelson announced that this year's upcoming Xbox Live update had officially opened its beta doors to the public, he soon followed...

Jul
26

Apple denied Galaxy Nexus and Tab ban in Germany

Apple denied Galaxy Nexus and Tab ban in Germany

  Apple was denied an injunction against Samsung's Galaxy Nexus and the adjusted Galaxy Tab 10.1N by the higher court of Munich on Thursday, a court spokesman said.   The patent in dispute is relate...

Jul
26

New York Times ends support for official BlackBerry, WebOS apps

New York Times ends support for official BlackBerry, WebOS apps

Looks like the New York Times is signaling the death knell for RIM, albeit subtly. In a move that surely underscores the withering faith content companies have for the once beloved platform, the venerable Sulzberger-backed n...

Jul
25

Huawei Releases MediaPad 7 Lite with Ice Cream Sandwich, unknown release date

Huawei Releases MediaPad 7 Lite with Ice Cream Sandwich, unknown release date

Yesterday, we heard Huawei's 1H 2012 numbers had turned out positive for the most part -- which, of course, were helped in large part by having those rather popular Ascend D1 and P1 up for grabs in the China region. Now,...

Jul
25

The Samsung Galaxy S III Will Damage If it hits the ground(VIDEO)

The Samsung Galaxy S III Will Damage If it hits the ground(VIDEO)

There isn’t a whole lot of good news to share after watching this drop test go down. The Galaxy S III almost survived unscathed from the first drop, a four-foot fall on its back. Unfortunately, the glass of the camera ...

Jul
22

My Top 5 Birthday Gadgets

My Top 5 Birthday Gadgets

Today is my birthday. For those that didn't know, I was born on this day ..... years ago in the city of Lagos. For more effect, I added a baby picture of me above. Nice huh? My friends have been asking what I would like ...

Jun
16

How Technology Is Helping To Combat Crime In Nigeria

How Technology Is Helping To Combat Crime In Nigeria

It is no longer news that the House of Representatives is mired in a messy corruption scandal. Farouk Lawan, hitherto a hero and champion of transparency is in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. He is alleged to have c...

Jun
15

New phone app can detect stress-inducing messages before a user reads them

New phone app can detect stress-inducing messages before a user reads them

A new mobile phone app can predict the tone of incoming messages before a user reads them so that they are not caught off guard by angry or hostile words. The Android phone app 'Stress@Work', created at the University of ...

Jun
13

New phone app can detectstress-inducing messagesbefore a user reads them

New phone app can detectstress-inducing messagesbefore a user reads them

A new mobile phone app can predict the tone of incoming messages before a user reads them so that they are not caught off guard by angry or hostile words. The Android phone app 'Stress@Work', created at the University of ...

Jun
13

Nigerian Network Operators And Their Appstores-Sham And Ineffective?

Nigerian Network Operators And Their Appstores-Sham And Ineffective?

The new trend by network operators in Nigeria of launching appstores to provide apps and local content to their teeming customers is a welcome development. While the idea is great, what it offers is basically a ''sha...

Jun
10