5 things you should know before Windows 10 launch date

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Are you psyched for the Windows 10 launch date? Lots of us are looking forward to the shift to the new Windows 10, and no wonder, since it brings back the beloved Start Menu from Windows 7, an improved voice-control system (aka Cortana), and, all in all, a better interface. To avoid last-minute surprises and...

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The 90s’ internet guide for kids

Here's a family going through their internet guide for kids.

In last week’s post, I shared a video about how people in the 90s talked about the internet. I’ve scoured YouTube again, and found another interesting classic internet gem posted by user PDCS216. Do you think an internet guide for kids is necessary? Here’s a video of the Jamison family showing kids how to say...

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This week: YouTuber beats Super Mario World, blindfolded

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Here’s a quick roundup of stories worth sharing. I promise you, you’ll get your dose of Friday fun at the end of this article. 5 tips for making great videos Do you wish sometimes you could make fantastic videos like those you see on YouTube or Facebook, but don’t know where to start? We’ve all...

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What’s the future of mobile data in Nigeria?

Nigeria is one of the largest and fastest growing “mobile first” countries in the world. However, only around 38% of Nigerians access mobile data. And, in reality, this number is likely to be significantly lower when considering those who regularly access the internet on their phones. Recently, I talked to CNBC Africa about the future...

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Fight high cost of mobile data with these simple tips

You may have noticed recently how mobile data costs have nearly doubled over the last few weeks. At the same time, there is always so much that we want to do on the ‘net – whether it’s for fun or work. It can seems like a no-win situation: we either pay more or we reduce...

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Building an Opera browser that’s ready for Windows 10

Are you excited about the arrival of Windows 10? So are we. Our team in Warsaw, Poland, is hard at work these days making the final tweaks to Opera browser for Windows in preparation for this new platform which will be released on July 29. Here’s what it looks like at the moment: After some...

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Speed up navigation in Opera with mouse gestures

Did you know that the first computer mouse created in the 60s was made of wood? Here’s another interesting fact about this device: it can do more than your habitual pointing, clicking and scrolling. You can navigate your browser faster by giving it common commands through simple mouse movements. If you want to save time...

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