Welcome to Zambia the real africa y’all, and I mean that literally. If by Africa you mean anything that’s backwards and downright corrupt,yep that’s us in HD. Today I shall share my experiences as an internet user in a country marred by corruption. I remember back in the day when I had my first phone with access to internet in the early years when mobile internet in Zambia was in its infancy,I considered myself one of the lucky ones when back then my wap browser on my sony walkman w5something opened the google homepage. That was like some good 7-8yrs … Continue reading Mountain Hiking 101: A Zambian client’s trials to gain acess to internet.
So things for Samsung and Apple just got nasty, with documents revealing most of Samsung’s high end devices are usually based on designs from the company they consider their competitors like in the past it was Nokia n now its Apple. What is bad about it though is that there are claims going round that Google, the makers of the now very popular Linux based mobile operating system, Android actually warned Samsung against making devices so similar to Apple’s most especially on the Galaxy Tablets. 7 of Best Buys 30 stores also revealed that returns of Galaxy Tabs by … Continue reading Apple Vs Samsung Saga: The end to the legendary battle draws near…
So as you know Google I/O developers conference went underway today. There still a few days to go till it ends but here are some of the highlights for the opening keynote you might have missed. Read to the bottom for the most anticipated announcement in my opinion that is(learnt this bad habit of my opinion from a judge in the good wife). Dolphin browser(currently default browser) is being dropped as the default for Google’s own chrome, which has left beta(development) stage on the android platform version Jelly bean. Google has praised chrome for how it handles css3 and html5(new … Continue reading Google I/O is underway, what you missed
A few days ago Microsoft introduced officially Windows 8 & Phone 8 respectively. This is an interface overhaul on the desktop side and a continuance improvement on the mobile front. Forget what you think you know about windows, the new OS will have two interfaces running simultaneously on the desktop side, with the legacy explorer view and incorporating the new live windows tiles. As much as you can run it offline, this new OS is targeted at audiences intune with cloud computing and social networking, where a search on the computer will search everything from local machine to your social … Continue reading Windows 8 and Phone 8
Ok so opera desktop might not be the greatest browser out there but its mobile child the Opera mini is. Anyone that owns a phone with access to internet knows what opera mini is and what is does, even on full featured web browser enabled phones like e7,galaxy or iphone and we always look forward to a new update. Well fans and users of opera mini an update has been released for phones that support opera mini v6.5 there is now version v7.0. I will keep you updated on feature set as am still using it but from the obvious … Continue reading Out with the old, in with the new. 0pera Mini v7.0 out
Smartphone displays are becoming larger in size, and along with that, we’re seeing a nice trend that’s bringing greater pixel density. While LG Display’s newly-announced 1080p HD mobile display isn’t the most pixel dense that we’ve seen — a distinction that belongs to Toshiba — the five-inch panel is more appropriate for consumer applications and boasts an impressive pixel density of 440ppi. Its 16:9 aspect ratio was designed with HD content in mind, and the LCD technology isn’t anything to sneeze at, either: it’s a variant of IPS known as Advanced High Performance In-Plane Switching (AH-IPS), which is said to … Continue reading LG debuts first fullHD mobile display at 1080p (Iphone retina display killer)
Sometimes we wish there was one device from one manufacturer that just had it all like the nokia n95 or samsung omnia of the past, but that rarely happens huh? So in this post I will just note down a few technologies from different manufacturers that will revolutionize mobiles as we know them. But I won’t mention which manufacturer or device will have them to keep the game interesting for the geeks willing enough to dig deeper. The order is random meaning one don’t mean its the best you could get. Here we go. 1. Timeline:for those with camera experience,this … Continue reading NEW SMARTPHONE FEATURES TO WOW YOUR MIND