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How to Convert Video Files to Audio Using VLC Media Player

VLC media player is one of the most popular media players for PC users that I tend to think should be one of the default programs on the windows platform. VLC’s popularity is due to its ability to support a wide range of video and audio formats....

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Oct 19th, 2017
How to Disable Windows Programs from Launching at Startup

Disabling startup programs in windows: Windows, the most popular PC operating system, is configured to allow users choose third party programs to launch at startup. Most programs give the option to opt in or out of this feature during installation....

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Oct 17th, 2017

By default, Android users are required to obtain their applications from the Google Play Store. This is because applications hosted on the store regularly undergo Google safety checks to ensure they are not harmful to devices. Procedure of Installing...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Oct 14th, 2017
Whatsapp Chat Archive Feature

Whatsapp is a pretty nifty mobile messaging platform with lots of features, some that we rarely get to use because we do not understand. Some of these features are meant to ensure privacy of users and/or their information.   One of those...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Oct 13th, 2017
How to Free Up Space on an Android Phone Without Deleting Necessary Files

One pesky issue smartphone owners have to deal with is limited storage space. As smartphone makers continue to increase storage space on new models, so does the hunger to hoard more and more files.   The ‘storage running low’ icon will...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Oct 11th, 2017
Dual Cameras on Smartphones, How they Work

If you are an active social media user, then you have probably heard or watched Caroline Mutoko’s gaffe over the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 dual camera capability (watch video here). So what are dual cameras and how do they work? Read on to avoid...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Oct 7th, 2017
Google's New Products: Pixel 2, Pixel Buds, Pixelbook, Daydream VR headset, Home Mini and Max

Yesterday night Google unveiled a myriad of new products ranging from phones to an AI camera. The hugely televised press conference held at the SFJazz Center, San Francisco, comes hot on the heels of Apple and Amazon’s events. Here are...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Oct 5th, 2017
Things to Consider when Shopping for a Laptop or Desktop Computer

At one point you may need to own a laptop or computer for personal or business use. When shopping for the same you will come across terms that may seem alien and confusing. Nonetheless, you need to understand a few basic terms to get the right...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Oct 3rd, 2017
Kyote App Set to Storm Kenya's Social Media

Social media giants Twitter and Facebook rose from humble beginnings to become the biggest platforms for billions of people from around the globe to interact. Both started as rudimentary platforms for peers in to message each other. They however...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Sep 7th, 2017
5 Ways to Prolong an External Hard Drive’s Life

All good things don’t last, or do they? The external hard drive is, perhaps, the best thing since sliced bread. The only limitation this convenient gadget has is its tendency to fail without notice. One night it is perfectly working fine then...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Aug 31st, 2017
How to take care of your new laptop, Usage Tips to make it last longer

Taking care of your laptop: Below are laptop usage, maintenance and storage tips that i have compiled that will make you PC last longer with ease. How to take care of your new laptop, Usage Tips to make it last longer/Photo Disk clean up Your...

By Elvis Kavai on Aug 27th, 2017
Fixing HP 2130 Cartridge Problems

HP cartridges are known to act up especially if you try to refill or leave them inactive for long periods of time. The issue of some colours not printing correctly is attributable to two main causes; blocked nozzles or misalignment. Misalignment...

By Edwin Nyakang'i on Aug 26th, 2017
Sarahah app is a scam

Sarahah app is the new scam in town trending in the name of an app that can help you improve your weakness and work on your strength. It is nothing less of that. Below is sample users experience on Sarahah app use. Sarahah app is a scam, why...

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Aug 14th, 2017
Importance of acknowledged certificates for online courses

Furnishing one’s CV with a list of qualifications is essential to getting ahead in many sectors of the economy. This holds true throughout the world, including in Africa. Receiving a verified, acknowledged certificate for an online course...

By Jens Ischebeck, on Jul 13th, 2017
m-learning and Education in Sub-Sahara Africa

m-learning, e-learning and education in Sub-Sahara Africa: Mobile learning is increasingly seen as an essential tool in improving learning opportunities in Sub-Sahara Africa. It is the long-range missile in education technology’s growing...

By Jens Ischebeck, on Jul 7th, 2017
Livia app Kenya Procedure on How to Order Medicine, Drugs online from trusted chemists, Pharmacy near you and get them delivered to your room

Livia app, is a revolutionary tech healthcare mobile platform that lets you upload your prescription on its application, check the nearest chemist near you, order your drug, make payment and it will be delivered to your home/room. Livia dawa...

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Jun 14th, 2017