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Wednesday, 22 May 2019

The Ultimate Guide To Download Tor Browser 8.5 First Stable Version For Android

 Tor is a browser you're going to really enjoy, a browser of necessity for the dark web user. It started last year as a project and it's now a completely integrated android package.

 The very first stable Android version of Tor browser 8.5 has already been released to desktop users. In Tor, no proxy bypass is required to secure you from cross-site tracking using first-party isolation.
The Ultimate Guide To Download Tor Browser 8.5 First Stable Version For Android
 Tor Browser is readily accessible for funneling your web traffic across the Tor network, a global network of encrypted computers. Before you arrive at your destination, your traffic is foremost bound between two nodes in the Tor network, safeguarding your privacy.

 Your traffic will be encrypted once you connect to the Tor browser. The interface has a clean, compatible FireFox Photon UI interface and I urge you to give it a try.

Download the stable version of Tor browser 8.5 here.

Monday, 20 May 2019

Huawei Blacklisted - Google Takes Back Huawei Android License

 It's a chaos for Huawei and people are wondering what really is the ultimate outcome of Huawei Android Phone?

 The U.S. government blacklisted Huawei over the weekend— something which actually accused of offering to help Beijing in gathering intelligence — and threatened to withhold it off from the U.S. software and semiconductors it needs to create its merchandise.
Huwaei Blacklisted - Google Takes Back Huawei Android License
 Google froze Huawei Technologies Co (Huawei Mobile Lincense) from the provision of critical software and components. It makes it more likely that Huawei won't be able to use Google apps anymore, for example. Google play, mail, maps etc. And also will be unable to update Android OS on existing devices on upcoming Android smartphones.

Google said it decided to comply with the US Government's orders, which are crushing its technology trade with China.

 Chip makers which include the Intel Corp., Qualcomm Inc., Xilinx Inc. and Broadcom Inc. said they would not supply Huawei without any further formal notice.

What Does This Mean For Huawei Android Users

  1. There will be no official Android OS updates available to existing Huawei smartphones in the future.
  2. Huawei can only use the open-source Android version but also risk losing access to Google's proprietary applications and services.
  3. The services and apps that will be limited by the enactment of this termination are still under discussion within Google.
  4. Huawei android users will lose access to prominent apps like youtube, Gmail, Chrome and other widely known applications, and this can utterly devastate users of Huawei's western markets where huawei majorly operates.

The dreaded fear of huawei android users is "What Is Our Fate"


If you are an Ardent reader of Techy Barn and you also use any of the huawei smartphone let's us know in the comment section.

Sunday, 19 May 2019

Flaim Is Giving Out Free 750MB To All Networks In Nigeria

 You seem to be frantically looking for free data and you wandered into this article or the headline just happened to draw your attention and you were intrigued to follow it up. Keep in mind I'm not going to misinform you because it is as real as the headline.
Flaim Is Giving Out Free 750MB To All Networks In Nigeria

 In actual fact, on all Nigerian networks, including MTN, Glo, Airtel or 9mobile, you can truly activate the free 750MB data, this is quite similar to the free 150MB from Gidimo.

 You need an application called Flaim to do this. This application is specifically designed for multimedia and free calls. For free calling, you just need data or Wi-Fi network. You definitely don't have to buy airtime for calls anymore.

How To Activate Flaim Free 750MB

  • To activate flaim FREE 750MB data bundle on your network. Firstly Download Flaim Mobile Android app HERE
  • Now Launch the app, then tap on “GET STARTED” and accept all permissions from your Android device.
  • On the next page, enter your phone number you wish to receive the data and tap on “SEND VERIFICATION CODE” button.

Flaim phone number verification

  • Afterwards, enter the verification code sent to you on the screen of the Flaim app and it will automatically verify you to the app.
  • Now, that you have successfully registered, you can now enter your USERNAME, status and also upload your photo.

Your 750MB of data would be automatically sent to your phone number once you are registered and verified on the app.

As received and seen by me below:
Received 750 From Flaim App

Fantastic, right? Now to check your data balance on MTN, you can dial *131*4# , Send STATUS to 127 if you're on glo network and *140# for airtel. Then, *228# for 9mobile customers.

How To Accumulate More Data With Flaim App

 Now, you've gotten your first free 750MB of data from flaim. To accumulate more free 750MB data, you can register with more numbers in Nigeria. You can also use it to accumulate if you know about any trick to generate data on the app.

In addition, you will still receive another 750MB of data, if you can refer another 5 friends to the app. By inviting one of your contacts, you can copy your referral link  and have it sent to your friends to join.

Were you able to get your free 750MB or Do you have a question? Somehow you encountered a problem, kindly ask for solution in the comment section of this post.

Friday, 17 May 2019

Win A Whooping $10,000 Dollars In The Itel Latest Promo Splash

 Itel Mobile does have a promo and you can actually win $10,000 dollars (N3,600,000) and you can only be eligible  if you're fortunate to be using the Itel Mobile smartphone.
Win A Whooping $10,000 Dollars In The Itel Latest Promo Splash

 The opportunity of winning the $10,000 dollars grand price is open to customers who purchase any itel smartphone, P33 or P33 Plus from now till July 10th, but if you have a smartphone, simply dive to the next step.

How Do I Get The Whooping $10,000 Splash Promo?

  • Kindly visit this link and fill in the necessary information.
  • Enter your first and last name as well as country in the given field correctly.
  • Enter the Itel phone model you are using, e.g S13, P33, P32, S12, A33
  • Take an image of your smartphone's IMEI number and upload it as shown below and press the Send button.

Take an image of your smartphone's IMEI number

  • You may be the winner of this great price if you owned an itel smartphone.

Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Lenovo Introduces The World's First Foldable Laptop

 So far we have did hear of foldable smartphones. And we now have a foldable laptop prototype. Lenovo has produced the world's first and so far only foldable PC.

 At their Accelerate conference in Florida yesterday the company revealed its foldable ThinkPad X1 prototype.

Lenovo Introduces The World's First Foldable Laptop

The prototype uses an OLED 2 K screen of 13.3 inches, which was developed with LG and can be folded in half.

 The foldable Lenovo ThinkPad X1 comes with an Intel processor and a Windows OS. However, the company does not indicate what processor model or version of the OS is used.

Lenovo foldable ThinkPad X1 prototype

 Lenovo did not include a prototype device performance specification, but says that the system was originally designed "for highly mobile, technologically expert who needs the best instruments."

According to Lenovo
“This is not a phone, tablet, or familiar hybrid; this is a full-fledged laptop with a foldable screen,”

More of the product details will be unveiled by Lenovo in 2020.

Monday, 13 May 2019

Nokia 4.2 - Features & Specifications Highlights

 Nokia 4.2, the newest Android One smartphone from the company, was launched by HMD Global, with a 5.71-inch HD + water drop notch display, Snapdragon 439 powered by 3GB RAM, runs on windows 9.0 (Pie) out of box.

 In addition to a 2-megapixel secondary portrait camera, this phone has a 13-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel on the front.
Nokia 4.2 - Features & Specifications Highlights

 The device comes with a gradient coloured glass-back, a dual SIM, MicroSD slots and power button notification light, a Google Assistant dedicated button, a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and a power-packed 3000mAh battery.

Nokia 4.2 Specification Highlights

  • Display: 5.71-inch (1520 x 720 pixels) 19:9 a-Si FullView 2.5D curved glass display
  • Chipset: Octa-Core (Quad 1.95GHz Cortex A53 + Quad 1.45GHz Cortex A53) Snapdragon 439 MP
  • RAM+ROM: 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 400GB with microSD
  • Operating System: Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • SIM: Dual SIM
  • Camera: 13MP + 2MP rear camera with LED flash, 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12µm pixel size
  • Dimensions: 148.95 x 71.30 x 8.39mm; Weight: 161g
  • Network: Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, micro USB
  • Battery: 3000mAh built-in battery

Nokia 4.2 Pricing And Availability

The smartphone goes for about $158 depending on the deal and your location.

Bitcoin Now Becoming Bullish And Surging Higher

The recent series of upwards surges by Bitcoin which led it to $7,000 have put the cherry on the cake for all the crypto the bears  as well as changed the global market impression greatly for the better.

Already, financial experts are looking at just how altcoin reacts to the sudden rise in Bitcoin, and many analysts believe that the rally of Bitcoin may begin to cool down, allowing the crypto markets overall to rise.

Bitcoin Now Becoming Bullish And Surging Higher

As shown by Bitstamp, Bitcoin grew by 6.9 percent to $ 7,445, up from 7:45 am on Sunday, before trading at $ 7,341.37 in Hong Kong.

 The five Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index members have increased over 10 percent as of Friday, based on Bitstamp and Bitfinex prices.

This year's value of Bitcoin, the highest cryptocurrency, now has dramatically increased since the 14th of December and now rises on Bitstamp for 6days now and counting.
bitcoin has become bullish 2019

 The decade-old crypto token arose as trade tension intensified, with global stocks hammering over the last week as the fresh breakthrough for Bitcoin's bumpy ride having followed the 2017 recorded high crash above $ 19,000 last year.

Bitcoin is now on the return trail and every day it builds momentum.

Friday, 10 May 2019

Become A Complete Developer By Applying For Google ‘Developer’ Scholarship in Nigeria.

 Google recently made an announcement that it's now offering 30,000 scholarships and 1,000 grants to Google Associate Android, Mobile Web and Cloud Engineers and Certifications to 100,000 Africans in the development of world-class apps, there is a significant increase in the number of scholarship opportunities it provides this year, this total includes an additional 20,000.

Google Developer Scholarship

 The 4-month online certification program aims to train the aspiring and professional developer in Android and mobile development. Google partnered with the leading online platform for technology and development training Andela and Pluralsight to effectively deliver it.

Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor, Google Nigeria's Country Director, says

“Africa is on track to have the largest working-age population of 1.1 billion by 2034, today’s announcement marks a transition from inspiring new developers, to preparing them for the jobs of tomorrow. Google’s certifications are developed around a job-task analysis and test learners for skills employers expect developers to have in these domains.”
“Google’s continued initiatives focused on digital skills training, education and economic opportunity, and support for African startups and developers, demonstrate our commitment to helping advance a healthy and vibrant developer ecosystem,” Ehimuan-Chiazor added. “By providing support for training and certifications we will help bridge the unemployment gap on the continent through increasing the number of employable software developers.”

How To Apply For Google Developer Scholarship

  • You can apply by clicking here, if you are interested.

  Prioritization will be granted to the applicants depending on the Pluralsight IQ, the level of content consumed by pluralsight and other demographic targets.