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How to borrow airtime or credit from MTN

How to borrow airtime or credit from MTN

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The mobile telecommunication Giant, MTN has just introduced a very nice feature which allows you borrow airtime from the carrier, and payback later. Last year Airtel also introduced this offer which their subscribers are currently enjoying. With MTN also introducing this offer, you can now borrow credit whenever you need to make urgent calls or send text messages or even browse the Internet and you are low on airtime. The service is available to prepaid customers that have between 0-12 Naira on their account balance, and meet an unspecified including tenure on the network, and recharge frequency. How TO Borrow Credit/airtime from MTN Dial*606# Use the display menu to check if you are eligible. This service attracts 5-10% charge which means if you borrow N100 you will be given ...
How to use your Nokia phone as modem for Internet connection on PC

How to use your Nokia phone as modem for Internet connection on PC

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Do you know that you can use your phone as modem to browse the internet on your PC? Not everyone knows that you can easily connect your phone to the system and use it as modem even without installing any phone-desktop manager. First, you can achieve that using your Bluetooth connection, by simply setting up the Bluetooth connection from your network places in the control panel and then connecting to the web with your phone Bluetooth. Secondly, the most recommended because of the speed of the data transfer, using your USB cable, you can connect by following the steps below; ==>Connect your phone to the system with a USB cable ==>Depending on the type of phone that you are using, if prompted, do not choose mass storage or PC suite, choose other mode which could be OVI suite, me...
How to download, install and run WhatsApp on unsupported phones

How to download, install and run WhatsApp on unsupported phones

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Today we'll be sharing with you all how to download and use WhatsApp on unsupported devices. Its no longer new that WhatsApp is one of the best mobile short message apps out there. The addiction to WhatsApp can be unbearable to some that they feel completely shut out from the world when they are not online on WhatsApp. I have a friend (friend? I mean lots of friends) with this kind of addiction. Communication is really one of the most valuable aspects of life and WhatsApp really seems to undersatnd this, making it easy to coverse at regular interval with friends and family. However, in as much as most phones are supported and can run WhatsApp. Some phones are not allowed to be installed WhatsApp on; Phones like Asha 200, Asha 205, c1, c2, 2700, 3110, x2’s-1-2-5 and etc. are not Wha
How to Unzip/Unrar and Extract files on your Android smatphone/device

How to Unzip/Unrar and Extract files on your Android smatphone/device

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Hey! Friends, its a lovely time having my hands on desk to write to my lovely readers. Its really a great honour and thank you for always been there to read! Because of you I will keep writing to make life better. So today I'd be sharing with you how to Unzip or extract Zipped files. Now still on the mater of the day, How to unzip or extract files in zip folders with Android devices. You need a simple and most times free application (Zip folder file manager) to achieve that on your Android. Now what you should do is listed below; How To Unzip Files On Android: = => On your Android, hit the Google Play store = => Search for either Androzip or Winzip For Android = =>Download any of them because both of them are efficient in managing your zip folder on your Android phone. = ...
How to discover useful apps on Google Play and Apple Store

How to discover useful apps on Google Play and Apple Store

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My lovely readers, it's good to be here for you again as usual I'am always excited as a writer having my able hand writing to a vast audience on how to make various aspect of their life better and I must also say thanks for always being there to read. Because of you I will keep writing. Today I'll be going deeper into the application aspect of Technology in our society today. The birth of smart phones and Android devices as giving birth to the emerge of so many Applications serving different purposes and these apps are in hundreds of thousands if not in millions! Smartphone users love to download and get various apps at regular interval which is not bad, after all the apps are meant for your use as  well. But there are somethings any people are getting wrong today and that is exact
How to use only one name on your FaceBook profile

How to use only one name on your FaceBook profile

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I noticed some of my friends where using only the First name without the Last name on facebook and i imagined how real that was, I made research and good enough i found a way to do that which i’ve tried out myself and it worked. Facebook requires users to have First and Last name but for that of the people from Indonesia, they seem to have a long name. So facebook allows users from Indonesia to use only a single name and leave the last name. But I’ve seen some people which are not from Indonesia and yet they still use a single name and it baffles me a lot, I’ll guide you through to get it done in less than 5 minutes. GUIDE ON HOW T0 USE A SINGLE NAME ON FACEBOOK Because it is only available to Indonesians so we have to change our ip to that of theirs for FaceBook to think that we
Glo Nigeria Internet Configuration Settings (APN, IP/Port, Username/Password)

Glo Nigeria Internet Configuration Settings (APN, IP/Port, Username/Password)

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Glo is an indigenous brand in Nigeria and one of the top players in the Nigerian GSM market as well. They offer varieties of Internet browsing subscriptions as well as pay-as-you go packages. This article will teach you how to push automatic settings to your Glo mobile phone and how to manually configure these settings to work on you tablet, smartphone, dumbphone (hey :D), or computer. Enjoy. Automatically Configuring Your Device on Glo There are many ways to configure your phone to browse on Glo. 1. Send PHONENAME to 927. That is, if your phone is a C1 made by Nokia, text Nokia C1 to 927. 2. Text ACTIVATE to 444. Text the word "ACTIVATE" in an SMS to 444 using your Glo SIM. 3. Text ALL to 1234. When you recieve the push settings, kindly save and activate them for use. Note ...
Etisalat Nigeria Internet Configuration Settings (APN, IP/Port, Username/Password)

Etisalat Nigeria Internet Configuration Settings (APN, IP/Port, Username/Password)

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Etisalat is one of the most consistent carriers in Nigeria when it comes to Internet. Their high-end equipment makes browsing with this network provider, as fluid as water. This article will guide you on how to configure your Android, iOS, Symbian and Windows Phones as well as your non smartphones, to browse on Etisalat. Automatic Settings To get these Internet configuration settings pushed to your phone, open your SMS menu, type Settings and send it to 790. It's easy. Once you receive  the settings (it usually arrives with an SMS notification), open the message, save, select Activate All and you are free to roll. Manual Settings In cases of the above technique not working, you have to configure your device by yourself. Profile/ Access Point Name Etisalat APN/ Access Point e
MTN Nigeria Internet Configuration Settings (APN, IP/Port, Username/Password)

MTN Nigeria Internet Configuration Settings (APN, IP/Port, Username/Password)

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As at April 2014, MTN had a global subscriber base in the north of 210 million customers. The South African network operator dominates a huge chunk of the GSM space in Nigeria where it claims to be the "biggest and best" network. To use MTN data services on your mobile phone or USB modem, you need to have it configured even though in most cases your OEM does this for you. But in case they don't, here's how to configure your device to browse with an MTN line. Automatic Configuration MTN's automatic configuration is very easy to do. However, as it turns out to be (and even with other networks), it works only on mobile phones and as the drill goes, not all handsets are supported. To get automatic settings on your phone/device, text Settings to 3888. After a few seconds, you will re...
Airtel Nigeria Internet Configuration Settings (APN, IP/Port, Username/Password)

Airtel Nigeria Internet Configuration Settings (APN, IP/Port, Username/Password)

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Airtel is one of the leading Internet service providers in Nigeria on the mobile scene. Their have been previously discussed on this website. Even though most GSM handsets come preloaded with Internet settings, there might be need to configure your phone if it's void of Airtel GPRS settings. Also, devices like universal USB dongles/modems do not come with these settings, so you need to configure them by yourself. Automatic Configuration For automatic settings on your Airtel phone text Phone Name to 232. For example, if you are using a Nokia C5-00, text Nokia C5-00 to 232. After sending the SMS, the automatic configurations will be pushed to your phone if it's compatible. You have to save the settings and activate it and you are free to browse. Manual Settings If your phone is ...
How to install/download Whatsapp on your phone

How to install/download Whatsapp on your phone

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Whatsapp Messenger is one on the biggest social networking platforms in the world today. With over 200 million monthly active users, once can say Whatsapp is the new cool in social networking. How To Install Whatsapp on Android phone or tablet If you are having an Android smartphone and want to install Whatsapp on your device, here's what to do: Head over to Google Play on your device Search for "Whatsapp" You'll be able to see Whatsapp on the first result Click on it and click "Install" You can install Whatsapp directly from Google Play by clicking here. If your device does not have Google Play or you are having problems opening the app, kindly head over to Whatsapp.com/download to do a manual download and install. How To Install Whatsapp on iPhone or iPad iOS users (iPhone...
How to send Call Me Back on MTN, Glo, Etsialat and Airtel Nigeria

How to send Call Me Back on MTN, Glo, Etsialat and Airtel Nigeria

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Call Me Back is a term used to address free text messages you can send to a desired recipient even when you are out of credit, prompting the user to call your number. How To Send Call Me Back On MTN Nigeria Dial *133*recipient’s phone number# MTN Call Me Back is free to send but comes with a daily limit of 5 maximum times a user can send Call Me Back SMS. The service is available to only MTN customers and can be sent to subscribers on the MTN network only. How To Send Call Me Back On Glo Nigeria Dial *125*recipient’s phone number# The service is available for Glo to Glo usage and has a maximum usage of 5 SMS per day. How To Send Call Me Back On Etisalat Nigeria Dial *266*0*recipient’s phone number# Etisalat, like the others, allows you to use this service 5 times per day as the
Glo Nigeria BlackBerry plans, packages subscription codes

Glo Nigeria BlackBerry plans, packages subscription codes

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Globacom Nigeria is one of the biggest telecommunication providers in the Africa, and the biggest indigenous provider in Nigeria. With great service comes great responsibility. Many BlackBerry users rush to Glo when it comes to Internet subscription on their loved device. That has prompted us to put this together, to make users understand the many BB subscriptions on Glo and which one will be suitable to their needs. So here are all Glo BlackBerry subscription plans and how to subscribe to each of them: Type Plan Code Rental Validity Data cap BIS BIS Month BISmonth 1500 Naira 30 Days 3 GB BIS WEEK BISweek 500 Naira 7 Days 700 MB COMPLETE COMPLETE MONTH Comonth 1000 Naira 30 Days 3 GB COMPLETE WEEK Coweek 400 Naira 7 Days 700 MB SOCIAL SOCIAL MONTH SoMonth 1,200 Naira ...
Nokia Asha 230 announced as “the most affordable touch device ever”

Nokia Asha 230 announced as “the most affordable touch device ever”

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Nokia sure knows how to do it's  thing when it comes to entry-level phones and feature phones. The Nokia Asha 230 has a 2.8-inch touchscreen with 240 x 320 pixels resolution and Nokia boasted that this is "the most affordable touch device ever". Not true if you ask me, check out that sells for $50). The Asha 230 comes with 64MB of RAM, 256MB of storage and space for microSD cards. It has a 1.3MP camera and a 1020mAh removable battery which promises 42 hours of music play. The phone measures 3.9 x 2.30 x 0.51 inches and weighs in at only 89 grams. Nokia Asha 230 will debut in six colors -- black, white, blue, red, green and yellow. The retail price is just €45 or $62.
How to choose the best smartphone for yourself when shopping for one?

How to choose the best smartphone for yourself when shopping for one?

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Choosing the best smartphone for yourself is a tremendous and tough task. It can make or break the whole of your dreams. Especially, if you migrating to smartphones from other mobile phones then choosing it can be seriously a risky and important matter of discussion. You can’t simply decide on what you should buy by ads or word of mouth. Instead follow these 5 fabulous tips that might clear you mind and help you in getting the smartphone you need. 1. Decide if you really want to buy it: Although every tom, dick and harry has smartphones these days, not everyone will actually utilize it to the fullest. If you are going to buy it and not actually utilize it to the fullest then it is a shame to the whole device. Phones are getting smarter but how smart are we getting? Having a smart ph
How to download BBM on Android or iPhone

How to download BBM on Android or iPhone

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Suren you must have heard that Blackberry Messenger is now on Android and iOS and you can now ping on your Samsung Galaxy, Sony Xperia, HTC, Xiaomi, Oppo, Spice, Gionee, Xolo ,Tecno or LG Android phones. How To Install Blackberry Messenger On My Android Device To install BBM on your Android phone or tablet your device has to be running android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich or higher.Just visit https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bbm&hl=en with your Android device, follow the installation guide and install the BBM app just like any other Android app. To Install BBM on your iPhone, iPad or iPod, visit https://itunes.apple.com/nz/app/bbm/id690046600?mt=8 on your iOS device. Supported iOS devices include all iPhones, iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G, iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (3rd generation)...
How To Get Andorid 4.3 Jelly Bean on your Android phone for noobs

How To Get Andorid 4.3 Jelly Bean on your Android phone for noobs

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Here is a simple 'tutorial' on how to bring your Android phone closest to what Android 4.3 Jean OS offers. The process will not make your your firmware to become Android 4.3, neither will it make your phone as to operate as fast as if it were running on Android 4.3. It does not require rooting or getting your hands dirty with PC programs. So here it is, just boot your phone with all these apps on Google Play and you are ready to fly. You can show-off your device to your friends as a freshly Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgraded baby, but hey, don't let them check the 'About' area because they might discover your little secret and burst your pride. :) Apex Launcher - http://goo.gl/okrY9W Jelly Bean Apex / Nova Theme - http://goo.gl/DozAfF Google Keyboard - http://goo.gl/9WkFQD Holo Locker
How to improve your website’s Alexa rank

How to improve your website’s Alexa rank

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Alexa rank, though important, is not highly regarded by many webmasters and bloggers considering it can be manipulated by installing Alexa tool bars. But what many webmasters don't know is that businesses who are looking to become clients highly regard Alexa rank as a way of checking a website's popularity, credibility and authority. For example, a company who has a list of three websites to choose from when they want to advertise, will probably go with the one with the better Alexa rank, considering price is not the problem. How To Improve Your Website's Alexa Rank Position Improving your website's Alexa rank involves reducing your website's position on  Alexa, with position one being the most valuable position on the ranking. 1. Updating Your Website Frequently: By updating your
How To Set A Custom Song As Ringtone On An Android Phone

How To Set A Custom Song As Ringtone On An Android Phone

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This blog post will teach you how to set a custom ringtone on your Android phone: Samsung, HTC, Motorola, Tecno, etc. 1. Go to Menu 2. Open FileExplorer 3. Navigate to the directory/folder where the song is stored. (Most songs are saved in the DCIM folder while songs recieved via bluetooth and the downloaded songs can be found in bluetooth and Download folders respectively) 4. When you find your desired song, tap and hold it till a menu comes out. 5. Find and select 'Set Ringtone' on the menu and you are done. 6. For Android phones with multiple SIM cards, you may see 'Set SIM1 Ringtone' and 'Set SIM2 Ringtone' on the menu, select the desired SIM card you wish to set the song as ringtone for.