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Friday, 10 March 2017

How To Root Gionee M6, The Easiest Way

This Gionee M6 is one of the most secured smartphones in the world and you might be thinking that rooting Gionee M6 is impossible. When talking about the world of Technology, nothing is impossible. At last, rooting Gionee M6 and installing TWRP is now possible.

Gionee M6 comes with Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow), powered by the MT6755 (Mediatek Helio P10). It also has a private space feature that is highly encrypted and can be locked with the owner's fingerprint, making it almost impossible for another person to unlock or view what is inside.

After reading this article, you will like to root your Gionee M6 Running on Android version 6.0, probably because you want to explore more, but the Android Marshmallow is very stubborn when it comes to rooting, because the popular and easiest apps such as Kingroot, Vroot, Framaroot, Tecnoroot, Rootgenius etc., not working for it. The below tutorial will guide the Tecno Gionee M6 users to Root their Smartphone.

Important Notice:
After rooting your phone, it’s advisable to unroot before performing an OTA update or restoring factoring settings.

Materials Needed For Rooting
- Charge your M6 to at least 50%
- USB Cable - for communication within the smartphone and PC.
- VCOM Drivers - Downloading link and installation instruction, check here
- SP Flash Tool - Download it via google
- SuperSU v2.78.zip - Download it via google
- Philz recovery .img for Gionee M6 ported by Team Hovatek - Download it via google

How to Install TWRP Recovery and Root Gionee M6
» Save the SuperSU 2.78.zip that you downloaded to your phone's SD card
» Unzip the Philz recovery zip file that you downloaded and flash the recovery image to the phone using SP Flash Tool

» Now, boot your phone into TWRP Recovery Mode (by Holding the Vol Up and Power button simultaneously for 5 seconds)
» In Philz recovery, you use the Volume buttons to navigate and Power button to select
» Select Install Zip
» Navigate to the location of the SuperSU 2.78.zip and select it
» Swipe to confirm flashing of SuperSU.zip and wait till flashing is complete
» If you are prompted to fix root, select No
» After a successful flashing go back and reboot.

Note - It is simple as that. You may download Root Checker from Play Store to verify your root privileges. After downloading, simply Install Root Checker, run it and you should get a success message after then.

All Credit goes to Team Hovatek.
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Tuesday, 21 February 2017

Easiest Way On How to fix “iPhone stuck on apple logo”

most users are annoyed with this problem for which we have come up with a 100% working solution for it. The Tenorshare Reiboot, is a one-stop solution to normally boot your iPhone and iPad devices with the convenient way.

It is the easiest way to put your iOS device into recovery mode and get out of the recovery mode without losing or damaging any data. The Tenorshare Reiboot can troubleshoot all kinds of iOS stuck issues including my iPhone stuck on Apple logo problem.

So we will explain to you how to resolve this issue with the Reiboot program and start your iPhone safely and normally.

How to fix “iPhone stuck on apple logo” using Tenorshare Reiboot?

The iPhone hanging issue at the phone startup is one of the major problems that Apple users face. While starting the phone, the device hangs at certain times on the Apple logo and fails to open completely.

Hence, most users are annoyed with this problem for which we have come up with a 100% working solution for it. The Tenorshare Reiboot is a one-stop solution to normally boot your iPhone and iPad devices with the convenient way.

It is the easiest way to put your iOS device into recovery mode and get out of the recovery mode without losing or damaging any data.

The Tenorshare Reiboot can troubleshoot all kinds of iOS stuck issues including my iPhone stuck on Apple logo problem. So we will explain to you how to resolve this issue with the Reiboot program and start your iPhone safely and normally.

Tenorshare Reiboot:

Key features of Tenorshare Reiboot iOS solution:

  • Resolve the iPhone or iPad stuck in recovery mode
  • 1-click enter recovery mode
  • Fix a number of issues using the Recovery Mode
  • Fix any issue related to iOS software upgrade, software crashes, and overheat
  • Resolve iTunes errors
  • Clean and speed up your iOS device
  • Block ads
  • Share and manage music, videos, and apps without iTunes restriction
  • Backup and restore iOS data without iTunes
  • Supports all iOS devices and iPhone models, including the iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iPhone 6/6S/6 Plus

Why the “iPhone stuck at Apple logo” issue occurs?

This issue occurs when the device operating system prevents the phone from booting normally. Most users fail to detect the exact issue of this problem, so here are a few possible reasons why it happens.

  • While upgrading to a new version of iOS
  • Jailbreak issues
  • Running the device on a downgraded or expired version of iOS
  • Restoring your iPhone/ iPad/ iPod Touch from backup

How to fix “iPhone stuck on Apple logo” with Tenorshare Reiboot?

To recover your iPhone or iPad frozen on Apple logo, please follow these steps:

  • Download and install Tenorshare Reiboot on your Mac or PC.
  • Connect your iPhone/ iPad/ iPod Touch to your computer using a USB cable.
  • Click on Enter Recovery Mode to begin troubleshooting this issue.
  • Wait for some time until the process is completed.
  • Once the issue is fixed, you will find the Exit Recovery Mode option.
  • Click on Exit Recovery Mode to reboot the device.
  • Once your device exits the Recovery Mode, it will reboot successfully.

Tenorshare Reiboot effectively pulls your iPhone out of the stuck Apple logo. In case using the free version of Reiboot fails to resolve the “iPhone stuck on Apple logo” issue, then try using the Reiboot iCareFone (iPhone Care Pro) version that will cost only $39.95. This version also offers a free trial so you can test it before purchasing.

Other important functions of Tenorshare Reiboot

Besides fixing the “iPhone stuck at Apple logo” issue, Tenorshare Reiboot shares a wide range of functionalities as discussed below:

Fix iOS devices stuck in all cases:

If your iPhone or iPad ever got stuck on the ‘Connect to iTunes’ screen, then Reiboot can recover your device out of it. This issue occurs possibly because of the following reasons,

  • When something works wrong while upgrading to iOS 10/9/8 or when your device battery is extremely low while upgrading.
  • The Apple logo is present on the screen for an extended period without any changes.
  • While attempting to update the iOS or restore the iPhone 7/7 Plus/6S/6/5/4 data from iTunes backup and the process remains incomplete. And now iTunes fails to register your iPhone when you connect it to your computer.
  • Mismanagement of the iPhone can probably lead to recovery mode struck.

To fix this issue, you’ll require connecting your phone to the PC and start Reiboot. Then click ‘Exit Recovery Mode’ to reboot your device and wait for 20 seconds. The process will take some time and get your device out of the problem.

The second issue caused in iOS devices is the Boot Loop problem. In most cases the iPhone fails to restore from this problem and hence, Reiboot can help you resolve it. Simply connect your phone to the computer and start Reiboot.

Click ‘Enter Recovery Mode’ and wait till the process completes. When completed, click ‘Exit Recovery Mode’ and get your phone in normal condition.

Tenorshare Reiboot can fix any other iOS problems, these include the following:

  • iPhone stuck on Apple logo, black screen/ splash screen/ blue screen of death, etc.
  • When the home, sleep/wake button fails to work.
  • Non-responsive touch screen.
  • Stuck while upgrading to iOS, jailbreaking or restoring in iTunes.
  • Abnormally working device and get errors while syncing, upgrading or restoring in iTunes.
  • Unable to connect to the iTunes store.
  • Stuck in continuous Apple screen logo loop.
  • Other issues.

Easiest way to put iPhone/iPad/iPod into Recovery Mode

Reiboot provides you the easiest method to put your iPhone or iPad into Recovery Mode and fix any major or minor issues without damaging any data on your phone.

It can put your iPhone in Recovery Mode when iTunes fails to recognize your device and help you exit the Recovery Mode. Reiboot can force reboot your phone when it becomes unresponsive and fix all kinds of iTunes error while backing up or upgrading your device.

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Monday, 12 December 2016

Easiest Way To Back Up Your Android Phone Or Tablet

Breaking or losing your phone or tablet sucks. But what sucks even more is losing all the precious data on your device.

Be smart and make a back up copy of all your important information and files. With a backup, you can easily restore your data to a new device and be back up and running in no time.

SEE ALSO: Apple iPhone 8; News and what we know so far

Backing up the data on your Android phone or tablet is actually really easy to do. While there are many apps that you can download and install that will help back up your data, these are the easiest ones.

With Google

The simplest and easiest way to back up your Android device is through Google using the built-in Android Backup Service feature.

To turn it on, go to Settings > Backup & reset, and make sure "Back up my data" is turned on. These are instructions for Google Nexus devices, but you can usually find the setting more or less in the same location within the Settings app depending on your specific device.

With Android Backup Service, the following settings will be saved into Google Drive for restoration later: Google Calendar, Wi-Fi networks and passwords, home screen wallpapers, Gmail, apps installed through Google Play, display settings, language and input settings, date & time, and third-party app settings and data.

Samsung backup

Samsung devices all come with their own backup service. To back up your phone or tablet through Samsung, you'll need to sign up for a Samsung account.

Once you've got a Samsung account, go to Settings > General > Backup and reset > Back up my data (under Samsung account) and then log in.

Inside, you'll see options to back up select data for Accessibility settings, Clock, Contacts, Email (Priority senders and Spam addresses), Messages and Phone. You can also turn on Auto backup, which starts an hour after your device is charging, connected to Wi-Fi and the screen is off.

LG also has its own backup feature built into its devices, which backs up "data such as LG Home screen, settings, apps and contacts" to the phone's storage, a microSD card or LG Cloud. If you get a new LG device, you can restore these settings easily without setting the phone up as new.

To access LG Backup on an LG device go to Settings > General > Backup & reset > LG Backup.

Manual backup

If you don't trust the cloud to store your data, you can always back up your files the old-fashioned way: locally to your computer.

To transfer files like music, photos, videos, and documents to your computer, first connect your device to a computer either through a microUSB or USB Type-C cable (on newer devices). On Windows, your Android device will show up as an external drive and you just need to drag and drop the files you want to transfer from it to your computer's hard drive.

Mac users will need to download and install Android File Transfer for their Macs to recognize their Android device; it's also a drag-and-drop process to transfer files from Android to a Mac.

Backing up photos

There must be at least 101 ways to back up your photos. You could use any number of free or paid cloud services like Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive, Dropbox, Flickr, Box and Amazon Photos (for Prime subscribers). Each one has its own pros and cons.

Our favorite is Google Photos, which lets you store an unlimited amount of photos at (up to 16 megapixels each) and videos (up to 1080p resolution). You really can't beat free.

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Backing up all your photos to Google Photos is easy and all you have to do is download the app onto your device and let it upload everything into the cloud.

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Thursday, 8 December 2016

Apple iPhone 8; News and what we know so far

The iPhone 7 and the 7 Plus made their debut just a few months back. Knowing the popularity of the smartphone, it doesn’t come as a surprise that speculations and rumours for the new iPhone have already begun.

However the coming year will be quite important for the smartphone maker as 2017 marks the tenth anniversary of the iPhone.

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According to a report, the company is testing more than 10 different prototypes for its next big smartphone.

One of the rumoured prototypes that is being tested is allegedly using an OLED display without any bezels and could be curved like Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Edge. It could also feature wireless charging, a feature that has been long awaited on the smartphone.

Apple has its tick-tock cycle for naming the iPhone, so technically the new iPhone should be called the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus. However, a lot of contradictory reports suggest that Apple could jump it this time and announce the iPhone 8.

It could also see a major design update since it will be ten years since the first iPhone was announced by Steve Jobs back in 2007.

New iPhones are usually announced in the first two weeks of September right before the holiday season. While there hasn’t been any hints about Apple breaking the tradition, so we can expect the annoucnement to be anytime during the first two weeks of September next year.

It will be an anniversary special though, so Apple could completely choose a different date, maybe even June 29, the same day the first iPhone was released.

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In terms of pricing, the iPhone, has always been a premium product. Considering the Apple pricing mechanics, the new iPhone could take the pricing of the current generation while the 7 and 7 Plus could see a drop.

This means that the pricing for the new iPhones could start at $649.
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Friday, 18 November 2016

How to Write Unique Articles for Publication as a Tech Blogger

Hopefully, this post will guide you on how to compose unique articles for publication on your blog as well as business website or even for the printing press. But before then let’s start by talking about what a unique article is.

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What is a Unique Article?

In a most basic definition, a unique article is any written piece that stands out from others. Putting things in perspective; unique articles are write ups which reflects your thoughts, experiences and suggestions.

For a tech blogger, a unique article could be a well-thought-out tutorial, how-to guide, DIY tips, top apps list and similar contents that are wholly centered on internet, electronic machines and gadgets.

One simple “rule of thumb” for writing unique articles is to never lift contents “verbatim” from either web or print when complementing your ideas in written form.

Reasons to Write Unique Articles as a Tech Blogger

how to write unique articles While we may agree with you on the saying that writing unique articles isn’t much easy, it is our view that the efforts you may have invested in writing unique articles is well worth it.

First reason you should shun plagiarism and write unique articles especially for online publication is the fact that big search engines like Google, Yahoo & Bing have an automated system that will most likely ignore duplicate contents when dishing out results for a search query.

What this means is that Google will normally not index your website or blog if their bots feel you copied from another blog or website. Even if the content is indexed by them, it would normally rank below the original sources.

However, skipping Google’s ‘hammer’ may not be the only reason to write unique articles as some people do use article spinners to mix things up and escape for the mean time.

But looking at things critically, do you think your potential customers as well as readers will trust you if they noticed you had used article spinners to write your contents? Yes they will most probably notice as the sentences may not add up correctly or so.

One more thing is the authority that unique articles command: It doesn’t matter if it is published online or documented offline, plagiarized contents will always have a poor command than unique ones.

Without further stories, let’s move to the key focus of this post- which is to show you how to write unique articles for publication as a tech blogger.

Tips to Write Unique Articles

1. Do intense research: Your readers (including search engine bots) really love it when you come up with something new and not what they have seen everywhere.

The first step in doing your research is to use tools like Google Adwords to know what people are really searching for and measure how much answers they’ve gotten for their queries. This will put you in the right mood to know what to write about.

2. Write based on insight: As a writer, your readers expect you to have a great deal of knowledge on what you are writing about. Having done your research, you should present your articles based on what you discovered not copied.

3. Write based on experience: You know an adage that says ‘it takes someone who has been to a place to show the way to that place.

When drafting out an article it should strictly be based on your personal experience with what you are writing about. For example, you can’t possibly draft out a unique review of Android Smartphone if you have no experience with the Android operating system.

4. Offer your opinion: As we said earlier, your readers want to read something new and fresh. For this reason, a unique article is one that reflects the opinion of the writer.

Your opinion about a thing may most probably differ from what another person thinks about same. If however both opinion is same there will definitely be a difference in the method of presentation.

5. Offer your suggestions: Having given your opinion about the topic under discuss, next is to offer your suggestions and recommendations.

This makes your content unique because your suggestions will most probably differ from the suggestions of another person or at least, there will be obvious difference in the method of presentation.

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In Conclusion:

You have seen our brief tips on how to write a unique articles for publication as a tech blogger or media personality. It is now in your hands to get creative with words when putting your ideas into writing.

You can offer more tips, suggestions and questions by using the comment box below.
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Monday, 31 October 2016

Apple has sold one billion iPhones to date

Apple has now sold one billion iPhones since the launch of the original device back in 2007.

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This was disclosed by Apple CEO Tim Cook at an Apple employee meeting in Cupertino yesterday and stated in a press release.

“iPhone has become one of the most important, world-changing and successful products in history. It’s become more than a constant companion. iPhone is truly an essential part of our daily life and enables much of what we do throughout the day“, said CEO Tim Cook.

He also added: “Last week we passed another major milestone when we sold the billionth iPhone. We never set out to make the most, but we’ve always set out to make the best products that make a difference. Thank you to everyone at Apple for helping change the world every day.”

Although sales in the last two quarters are less than it did last year, Apple would hope to bounce back with the new iPhone widely reported for release in the coming months.

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Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Samsung is officially recalling the Galaxy Note 7 in Nigeria

Following recent combustion of the Samsung Note 7 devices arising from defective batteries, Samsung recently issued mass recalls. They also announced that sales and production of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will be discontinued.

Although, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has not being officially announced in Nigeria, some Nigerians own it. There have been calls for the Samsung office in Nigeria to make an official statement addressing the device in the country.

In a press release by Samsung, the company has stated that they are working with regulatory bodies to investigate the recently reported cases involving the Galaxy Note 7. They also highlighted the discontinuance of sales globally for safety concerns.

Recently, South African Airways was the latest airline to ban the Galaxy Note 7 on its flights for safety concerns. They first banned charging of the device on flights but later declared it unfit for flights.  According to Samsung, the company is committed to working diligently with appropriate regulatory authorities to take all necessary steps to resolve the situation.

However, consumers with either an original Galaxy Note 7 or replacement Galaxy Note 7 device are advised to immediately switch off the devices and take advantage of the remedies available at Samsung Authorized Service Centres in Nigeria.

In Nigeria, users that have bought the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 — despite the original place of purchase — are kindly advised to visit the nearest Samsung Authorized Service Centre where they will be guided with available options and offered immediate assistance.

Samsung Nigeria also noted that those who have returned their Galaxy Note 7 will be contacted. Emmanouil Revmatas, Director and Business Leader, Information Mobile and Technology, Samsung Electronics West Africa apologized to customers who have been waiting to get the device.

    “We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this may cause to customers and partners who have trusted and waited for the Galaxy Note7,”

For further enquiries, customers are kindly advised to contact the Samsung Call Centre  0800-7267864 (0800-SAMSUNG) free of charge.

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