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BASIC Is Now 50, and I Still Miss It
Articles

One of the most popular computer programming languages ever just turned 50, but almost no one uses it anymore. BASIC, short for Beginner’s All-Purpose Symbolic

Demystifying Nigerian ATM Experience
Technology

The ATM in Nigeria has gone from a mysterious machine of very high distrust to a basic essential. Understandably, being at the perceived epicentre of

The Netgear N600 Wireless Dual Band Router WNDR3400 supports true dual-band and offers fast wireless performance and long range. It has a useful set of

Heartbleed – What You need to know
Hack

A major new vulnerability called Heartbleed could let attackers gain access to users’ passwords and fool people into using bogus versions of Web sites. Heartbleed

Bank App Users Warned Over Android Security
Hack

Mobile banking on Android smartphones could put consumers at risk of fraud and cost banks millions. An IT security company, MWR Labs, investigated the security

How To Capture Streaming Music From Your PC
Hack

I subscribed to the music service Deezer a few weeks back. With a monthly subscription of US$4.99 (NGN800), Deezer gives you unrestricted access to about

What IT Skills And Roles Will Be In Demand In 2014?
Articles

Indeed, much of what follows should sound familiar. This could be a good thing. Earth-shattering predictions have a knack for missing the mark. (Apocalypse 2012,

Aaron Levie, The 28-Year Old CEO Of The Billion Dollar Cloud Computing Company “BOX”
Hosting

BOX, which Levie launched out of his dorm room at the University of Southern California in 2005, is a golden child among Silicon Valley tech

Back To Life!
Networking

I picked up a number of WiFi routers on Amazon last December for a very good discount, hoping to make a good profit selling them

Check Out These Awesome Ways To Use Your Flash Drive
Gadgets

Flash or thumb drives are probably a dime a dozen nowadays with good quality original 2GB drive costing as little as N1500.  Apart from the

Are Hybrid Tablets the New Netbooks?
Gadgets

Hybrids have gotten a lot of hype lately, with a slew of touch-enabled laptops and flipping, folding convertible designs launching so far this year. But

Hack Windows Password in 2 Minutes
Gadgets

At least, that is how long it would take me to hack into any Microsoft Windows account – 2 minutes! Very worrisome, isn’t it? Goes