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Microsoft launches a universal translator for group conversations

Microsoft has been hard at work perfecting its Translator app, having introduced support for offline use, OCR, and dual-device translation in recent times. On Tuesday, the company announced another interesting new feature that makes it easy to interact with groups in 60 different languages. The service lets you start a conversation with up to 100 participants (they can join by entering ... Read More »

Bluetooth 5 launches, and it’s more powerful

The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (Bluetooth SIG) has revealed that the specification of the much-improved Bluetooth 5 technology  which has been finalized and is now ready for adoption by manufacturers all over the world. Bluetooth 5 offers double the bandwidth, four times the range and eight times the broadcast message capacity of Bluetooth 4.2, which will likely prove to be ... Read More »

Bye-Bye VCR: Last VCR Manufacturer Ends Production

At last video cassette recorder (VCR) as has finally come to an end with the last manufacture – Japan’s Funai Electric announcing it will stop production at the end of this month. The company cited a sharp decline in sales and trouble sourcing parts for its decision to stop making VCRs. VCRs which has once went triumph, reaching millions of ... Read More »

NCC Assures Northern States of Broadband Services

NCC Consumer Outreach Programme - Kaduna

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) stressed the commission’s commitment  to ensuring the delivery of accessible high speed broadband across the northern states of Nigeria. The Director, Consumer Affairs Bureau of NCC, Mrs Maryam Bayi made these clarification during the 71st edition of Nigerian Communications Commission’s (NCC) Consumer Outreach Programme (COP) held on Thursday, 5th March, 2015 in Kaduna. The programme ... Read More »

How to Disable Touch Screen on Windows 8.1

At some point you may want to disable the touch screen on your Windows 8 laptop/desktop to strictly use the conventional mouse and keyboard. Whenever that need come, Windows 8 has no built-in option to turn off the touch screen; however, there is a quick turnaround. Simply follow these steps to disable your windows 8 touch screen feature: First, go ... Read More »

How to Install Windows 10 on Your PC

Are you ready to try out the new windows operating system “Windows 10”? Here is a step-by-step instructions, though it’s just like installing every other version of Windows. If you have already installed the earlier preview version of Windows 10 but want to try Cortana and all the new stuff in the January build immediately, open PC Settings > Update and recovery ... Read More »

Now You can Converse with a Group, Privately and Share Videos on Twitter

A few months ago, we mentioned some features coming soon, and today we’re excited to start rolling out two of them: group messaging and a new mobile video experience. – Twitter In an apparent effort to make the social media platform more appealing to use, Twitter is rolling out two new features: private group messaging and the ability to shoot, edit and ... Read More »

5 Things WhatsApp on Desktop Can’t Do – At least for Now

The long awaited desktop version of was greeted which much excitement when it was finally unveiled, introducing a way to access the service on a PC. However, there are several limitations attached to it as the interface is limited to a particular web browser, among others. 1. Your Phone Must be Connected to the Internet Throughout After pairing your smartphone ... Read More »

Facebook, Instagram Back Online: Outage Caused by Technical Flaw Not Hacked. – Facebook

We all woke-up and couldn’t access or heard that Facebook and Instagram had been down for about and hour across the globe denying it’s billion of user access to the social media sites. After a quick check we found out that other social media site like Tinder and Hipchat who depends on Facebook for connectivity were also affected. Users worldwide ... Read More »

Sony’s Walkman is Back Again, But Very Expensive

New Sony Walkman ZX2

Something old apparently just became new again. The obsolete Sony Walkman which was popular decades ago has made its way back with the new Sony Walkman NW-ZX2. All things old eventually become new again, and apparently obsolete consumer tech brands are no exception. The new device is coming with a huge price tag of $1,200 in the second quarter of 2015 ... Read More »