Microsoft Windows 95 is 20yrs Old


Microsoft’s Windows 95, with a comparatively intuitive user interface for the time, was released to desktop PC users on 24 August 1995. Twenty years after the release of the OS which brought about a revolution in the PC segment across the globe, Windows PCs have been dealt a blow from tablets and smartphones. These mobile computing devices offer the functionality of a computer and keep users connected to the internet all day.


Making Those Long Web Links Short



Just when you thought the web couldn’t possibly fit any more,  URL shortener is on the loose, this time however, it actually makes some sense.

bitly offers URL shortening and link tracking services. The customized version allows you to use your own domain name for branded short links which can be easily shared on Twitter, Facebook or other social media sites. You are also able to use the same tools such as bookmarklets and third-party apps using their API with your custom domain name. A real-time dashboard with traffic analytics and referrer data shows how many people shared and clicked your links. is a free service. An Enterprise edition supports multiple domains, advanced dashboard features and a customer service support plan. Purchase your own tiny URL shortener domain now. Try it now

Links to others popular URL shortening  services:-



2. Owly

3. TinyURL

Andriod One Debuts in Africa With Infinix Hot2


Google today announced a brand new Android One smartphone, which, for the first time ever, is made for Africa. Called Infinix HOT 2, the handset is – like every other Android One device – affordable. The new smartphone is already available in Nigeria, where customers can buy it for around N17, 500 via various retailers, as well as online via Jumia (the largest online retailer in Nigeria). In the near future, the handset will also be released in Egypt, Morocco, Ghana, Ivory Coast, and Kenya.

Meet the new Google CEO Sundar Pichai


In his blog post Monday announcing the surprise restructuring of Google into a conglomerate called Alphabet, Larry Page said this about Sundar Pichai, 43, the eleven-year Googler who will replace Page as Google’s CEO: “Sundar has been saying the things I would have said (and sometimes better!) for quite some time now, and I’ve been tremendously enjoying our work together. . . .Sergey [Brin] and I have been super excited about his progress and dedication to the company.” (more…)