Thursday, 15 September 2016

Facebook Unveils 7th Data Center, To Be Powered By Renewable Energy

Los Lunas Data Center
Facebook 7th data center was unveiled yesterday in New Mexico USA, it will be powered by renewable energy.

Facebook CEO and founder, Mark Zuckerberg announced this in a post he made on his Facebook page.

He said:

I'm excited to share that Facebook's 7th data center -- powered by 100% renewable energy -- will be in Los Lunas, New Mexico here in the United States.

Data centers deliver all of Facebook's services to you. They're some of the most complex machines ever created. The Los Lunas Data Center will be one of the most advanced and energy-efficient data centers in the world.

We're glad to be investing in New Mexico, to become part of the Los Lunas community, and to continue building the massive infrastructure that connects our global community.

Facebook data center houses thousands of computer servers, which are networked together and linked to the outside world through fiber optic cables. Every time you share information on Facebook, the servers in these data centers receive the information and distribute it to your network of friends.

Facebook first data center is located in Prineville, Oregon.
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Sunday, 11 September 2016

How Pastors Can Increase Their Income In The Current Economic Recession By Blogging

Today on my blog, I will be sharing with you how you as a pastor or an aspiring one can start a blog and make money from it during this time of economic recession.

You will learn how to title your post, monetize it and promote it on Social media.

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Due to the massive retrenchment in the country and economic recession still looming, it is pertinent to a conclusion that church goers are also getting a bite of the dwindling economic.

In view of this, their financial quota to the church may decline. Hence, the income of the pastor may have ascending hindrance

How can this new development be managed to negate the current alarming state of the country?

Well, the solution still remains diversification of income.

For example, a pastor with physical 3000 members can turn them into 3000 online active members.  

What do I mean?

1. Create a church blog or personal blog eg Remember content is the key.

2. You already have the traffic, Get an adsense account, Place on the blog. Most pastors have psychological intelligence.

READ ALSO: How Google Adsense Approved Me With Just 8 Blog Posts

3. They want people want to hear, For example, jambite need admission Unemployed needs jobs, frustrated single ladies need a husband, A sick man need good health. Many people want to be rich either by miracle or otherwise.

4. So the blog content should be in the format below.

1st Blog post: 2016 a year of unprecedented riches - Claim it here

After that, the post can have all the jargons with relevant keep words

2nd Post title: Reasons why you are still single - God's revelation

3rd Post title: Your Jamb reg number will be your admission number - claim it here.

Just those type of titles and then your content are theologically fit.

After that, on Sunday or midweek service, Announce the launch of your blog.

Tell your congregation that you have given them another platform to a wealth of spiritual information and upliftment.

Promote it on social media, If you have seen AdSense ads on religion, they are on point.

Church members are ignorant. They will click those ads thinking is prayer point.

One pitfall to avoid, Never talk about morality, that is one topic 90% of church people don't want to hear.

You can lose your audience, So focus on prosperity, good health, financial freedom etc.

You can also use the blog to sell your product eg, audio and video church programmes.

This is written by Mazino Oyolo Kigho of

What do you think? Talk to me in the comment section.
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Friday, 9 September 2016

Apple Launches Iphone 7 And 7 Plus With Two Cameras, Water Resistance, See Specs And Price

Iphone 7
On September 7th 2016, the much anticipated Apple Iphone 7 and 7 plus was launched at live event. On the Apple store, the Iphone 7 32GB will cost £599 (N239,600) while the Iphone 7 Plus cost £719.

Below are some interesting facts of Iphone 7:

  1. AirPods – wireless headphones (with a microphone) that have infrared sensors that detect when they’re in your ear and only play then. W1 chip connects the AirPods to your other Apple devices. The batteries last for 5 hours and the AirPods come with a charging case that holds 24 hours of charge.
  2. Water and dust resistant
  3. New camera has optical image stabilisation – 6 element lens with f/1.8 aperture. 60% faster than previous iPhones. The iPhone 7 has a single lens camera; the 7 Plus has a dual lens camera (wide angle and telephoto).
  4. Stereo speakers
  5. Longer battery life: Apple says the 7’s battery will last two hours longer than the 6, and the 7 Plus battery lasts one hour more than the 6 Plus.
  6. Comes in jet black, black, gold, silver, rose gold
  7. Headphones will connect via the Lightning port. A free set comes with with the phone, plus an adaptor for traditional 3.5mm jack headphones
  8. A10 Fusion chip with a 64-bit four core CPU
  9. Storage: 32GB, 128GB, 256GB
  10. Cost: Starts from £599

Iphone 7 Plus

Some of the features of the Iphone 7 plus include:

  1. Storage: 32GB, 128GB and 256GB
  2. 5.5-inch display
  3. Camera with two lenses that are both 12MP, one of which is a wide-angle lens and the other a telephoto one for 10X zoom
  4. Front-facing 7MP camera
  5. Touch sensitive home button with taptic feedback
  6. Longer battery life
  7. Stereo speakers with twice the volume
  8. Five colours, including glossy black, matte black, rose gold, gold and silver
  9. Water and dust resistant
  10. All-new A10 Fusion chip that’s 40 per cent faster than the iPhone 6s
  11. No 3.5mm headphone jack, instead it will shift with Lightning headphones and an adapter
  12. Prices start at £719
  13. Available from September

There you have it, how do you see these devices? Will you be getting any one of them?
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Thursday, 8 September 2016

Stop Whatsapp From Sharing Your Information With Facebook

Ever since popular messaging app, Whatsapp was purchased by Facebook, the new owners have been trying to make it work hand in hand with Facebook.

A new update have been added to the app that will allow the app to share the user information with Facebook.

For you to stop this from happening, follow the tutorial below...

1. Launch the Whatsapp app on your phone.
2. Click on Settings.
3. Click on Account.
4. You will see ''Share My Account''
5. If you read underneath, you will see that all your information on Whatsapp is shared with Facebook.
6. Deselect it to off it.

You have only few days to to this, you will thank me later.

Thank you for reading, what do you think about Whatsapp decision to share users information with Facebook?
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Wednesday, 7 September 2016

Etisalat Nigeria Launches “SME Arena” A One-Stop Social & E-Commerce Portal

E-commerce industry is the hot cake in Nigeria at the moment now and only few knows about it, Etisalat Nigeria has once again raised the bar of innovation through the launch of a bespoke e-commerce portal “SME Arena”which allows small and medium-sized enterprises to showcase their products and interact with customers and business partners.

At the launch of SME Arena, which held on the 10th of August, 2016 in Lagos, Etisalat Nigeria’s CEO, Matthew Willsher said, “At Etisalat Nigeria, we pride ourselves as the most SME-friendly telecommunications company in Nigeria.

Our commitment to the development and growth of small and growing businesses in Nigeria led us to create several platforms that enable budding entrepreneurs to succeed.” 

Developed and managed for Etisalat Nigeria by Singapore’s YuuZoo Corp,SME Arena is a brand new social and e-Commerce platform and the first portal in Africa to combine social networking, e-Commerce, online business directory and entertainment, offering consumers an exciting and new user experience.

Visit to find out more.
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Tuesday, 6 September 2016

Jumia Reduces Commission Rates Across All Categories On Seller Center

Jumia - Nigeria's No. 1 Online Retailer have reduced commission rates on its Seller Center platform until end of 2016 to help their sellers grow volumes on the platform.

Due to the economic down town in the country, the company have decided to lower the commission rates across all categories.

It is Jumia’s conviction that growth still exists in the market, provided they act as long-term players, make necessary adjustments and bring more value to their customers.

Thus, Jumia has decided to reduce commissions across all categories effective September 5, 2016 to December 31, 2016, by:

  • 20% for Fashion 
  • 30% on Electronics 
  • 30% on all other categories

In a nutshell, Jumia is making a huge effort to help its partners grow again.

Click here to see the new commission rates per category

Now you can make more money on Jumia without bothering about the commission Jumia will take as it will be lower than what they do take before.

What do you think about this new development as a seller on Jumia Seller Center platform?

Thanks for reading.
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Tuesday, 16 August 2016

YEN Benue Holds Monthly General Meeting (Photos)

Young Entrepreneurs of Nigeria (YEN) Benue Chapter today Tuesday 16th August had it's Monthly General Meeting in Makurdi Benue state.

The meeting was held at Steam Restaurant and Bar Makurdi, it was a life changing meeting.

The event began with the opening prayer then singing of the National Anthem followed by the welcome speech by YEN-Benue chapter President, Arc. Mrs. Nguvan M Kyenge.

Welcoming new and old members through her welcome address, Mrs Kyenge said "Iam delighted to have you all at this very first general meeting. YEN Benue was borne out of the need to keep the Benue Youth economically sensitive and productive"

She continued "YEN is a non-governmental association for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 - 45 years. Our slogan is, ''Achieving Together, Building Nigeria''. Working in isolation has not left any improvement or impact felt on the Benue economic-scape hence, the urgent need to work together, harness our energies to promote our state and individual businesses together cannot be over emphasized" her address reads in part.
Dr. Sam Abah speaking
The day was spiced up by speeches from different speakers, Dr Sam Abah, a well trained motivational speaker spoke on the topic ''The Benefits of Mentorship''. Dr Abah said there are 3 pillars of mentorship which include 1. Expertise 2. Experience 3. Goodwill. He also revealed why we all need a mentor to succed in what ever business one is doing.
Mrs Onyiye presenting
The queen of the day, Mrs  Osita Onyiye spoke on the use of social media to promoting your business. She revealed all the social media platforms one can use to promote his or business online.
Ati Kenneth Kengkeng who just returned from the  USA after attending the 2016 Mandela Washignton Fellow said what he has learnt in USA will be shared with fellow YENites.
At the meeting, the YEN-BENUE Thrift and Loans Scheme was also introduced to the members, this will enable members to save money and access loans from the YEN Thrift and Loans Scheme.
YEN is a place for every Benue youth to be, our next meeting will be holding on Tuesday, 20th September 2016.

You can check us at our office at Hanti Photo Lab, after Mr Biggs (Savannah Roundabout) Makurdi Benue state.
I am a member of YEN-benue, come and join us...lets make Benue state great through our entrepreneurship skills.

See responses of members after the General meeting below...

See you at YEN-BENUE next General meeting.
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Monday, 15 August 2016

How To Format Text In Whatsapp Chat

World popular messaging app, Whatsapp, has rolled out a new update to its application which allows the users to format text just as it is done in any word processor application.

This feature was originally tested in beta but its now available to Whatsapp Android and iOS apps, Users can now add bold, italics and Strike through in Whatsapp android and iOS app. The Whatsapp formatting codes can also be used online via the WhatsApp Web Client, but the formatting will only appear in the app-based version of the chats.

For you to use this new feature, you will have to download and install the latest Whatsapp version from your mobile phone respective app store.

Below are the new updates:

  • Bold: Add an asterisk (*) before and after the specific words or phrases you want to embolden e.g. *mobilitaria*
  • Italics: Add an underscore (_) before and after your chosen words or phrases e.g. _LasgidiOnline_
  • Strikethrough: Add a tilde (~) before and after the words or phrases you want to strike a line through e.g. ~LasgidiOnline~

You can also additionally apply all the three formats to a word eg *~_LasgidiOnline_~*

Other recent additions include the ability to share photos, images and other files stored on other third party apps – including iCloud, Google Drive, Dropbox and Microsoft’s OneDrive – with their contacts on WhatsApp. Beyond photos, the app added the ability to send and received PDF files. Once users receive the file they can see an in-line preview.

More so, messages can be ‘starred’, to save them for later, and you can embed a previous text in your reply, like a Quote-Tweet on Twitter, and forward content to other conversations.

How do you see this latest Whatsapp update?

Thanks for reading.
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