The secret behind why Windows 10 is so good


Microsoft Windows 10 in 90 seconds Microsoft listened to you. More than anything else, that’s why Windows 10 won’t be another Windows 8 or Vista. In conversations with CNNMoney, top decision makers at Dell, Hewlett-Packard (HPQ, Tech30) and Toshiba noted that Microsoft requested their input throughout the process of creating Windows 10. They said Microsoft…

Fojusi.com – A new Nigerian business website


Fojusi.com connects local businesses, tradesmen and consumers in Nigeria. You can use fojusi.com to find and review a local plumber, electrician, mechanic, boutique, shops etc. You can also add reviews based on your experience in dealing with a local business or tradesman. You can even find directions from your current location to the location of…

Microsoft Issues Emergency Security Patch


For Microsoft users, the second Tuesday of each month is when you update your software with security patches. Microsoft rarely issues fixes outside of its regular Patch Tuesday cycle, unless a dire emergency crops up. As such, consider Microsoft’s latest patch a fix for a dire emergency, and update as soon as possible accordingly.

How to Teach Your Kids to Be Safe Online


Whenever I see my 7-year-old grandson, the first thing he asks is whether I’ve downloaded Minecraft to my tablet. The answer is always no. Nevertheless, when I hand him the tablet, the first thing he does is try to download Minecraft anyway. Luckily, he can’t make any automatic purchases; he doesn’t know my Google password,…

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Review: A good phone but probably overpriced


Samsung has seen incredible success with its Android devices over the years. The Korean OEM didn’t have to change much from one year to the next, but still the smartphone-consuming public was practically begging to trade up to the latest and greatest Galaxy S. Then something changed with the Galaxy S5—despite being a competent phone…

What You Need To Know Before Buying A Smartphone


Smartphone is most personal, useful and most used device in our lives. Unlike our laptop that we can’t take anywhere with us, smartphone as a mobile device helps with lot of works like instant messaging, browsing the net on the go, sending email easily, taking and sending picture with just a click and the list…

Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 with New Start Menu


Microsoft has no time for the number 9. After months of anticipation surrounding the follow-up to Windows 8, the Redmond, Washington-based software giant has decided to jump the gun and unveil Windows 10 at a special event in San Francisco. Releasing sometime in 2015, Windows 10 brings a wealth of desktop-friendly features while promising a…

Proof that Africa is home to some of the most innovative young minds.


1.65 million. That’s a big number. More importantly, it’s an exciting number, because it’s the number of students who have participated in our annual Microsoft Imagine Cup competition since its inception 10 years ago.   Over the past decade, young minds have created millions of new games, applications and solutions – solutions that address some…

Ten Things You Didn’t Know Google Now Could Do


Apple’s Siri is not the only mobile virtual assistant in town. There’s Google Now for Android devices, Cortana for Microsoft’s Windows Phone and plenty of third-party “artificial intelligence” apps that try to make your mobile calendar or contact lists smarter. The most formidable of these Siri competitors is Google Now. But even for Android power…