Welcome To Tech Nova

As a lover of technology, I’m always looking for up to date news on what’s happening in the tech world with regards to energy, transportation, finance, mobile apps etc. When I got back to Ghana in 2012, I wasn’t aware of the various startups and technology apps that lots of people were pushing and building. But news about the tech world in Ghana sometimes isn’t … Continue reading Welcome To Tech Nova

Transitioning…90% Complete: Say Hello To Tech Nova

So over the past few months, I said I was working on something cool. I then followed up that this blog was going through a transition. Well, I can reveal what’s been happening behind the scenes. I have a pretty busy schedule but I think this is worth it, even if it means lack of sleep. So the new venture I’m working is called: Tech … Continue reading Transitioning…90% Complete: Say Hello To Tech Nova

USB-C Is Going To Replace Your Headphone Jack Whether You Like It Or Not

I think we’re all used to the headphones we use with our smartphones and devices. Well, sooner or later, we might have to change the way we look at headphones and earphones. The 3.5mm audio port or the headphone jack as most people call it will eventually be phased out and will make way for USB-Type C headphones/earphones.   USB-Type C is the new type of USB … Continue reading USB-C Is Going To Replace Your Headphone Jack Whether You Like It Or Not

Click Here! Facebook Is Working On Getting Rid Of Clickbait In Your Newsfeed

I can’t tell you how many times I see ridiculous stories on my newsfeed on my Facebook. Just stupid stories that my “friends” link or share. My newsfeed has basically become spam. Unless I recognise the news source, I’m not clicking on “This Story Is So Inspiration” link. Well, it looks like Facebook is working on fixing that. Facebook is having its employees analyze “tens … Continue reading Click Here! Facebook Is Working On Getting Rid Of Clickbait In Your Newsfeed

#FreeTheData: Internet Providers Need To Start Focusing On Better Data Deals For Consumers

I visited the UK recently for a couple of weeks of holiday. It was a very welcoming experience. I’m always lamenting on the quality of services in Ghana when it comes to technology services and other things related to the tech space. London helped to provide relief for all my tech ramblings. Firstly, getting a SIM card for my smartphone was a breeze. I walked … Continue reading #FreeTheData: Internet Providers Need To Start Focusing On Better Data Deals For Consumers

Are You Netflix and Chilling? I Doubt That

I remember in January 2016, Netflix announced they were going to have available worldwide. A lot of countries in Africa who weren’t binge watching their favorite shows could now sign up and start watching. There was a lot of excitement. People were excited in Ghana and some said that DSTV was officially doomed. Finally, we could watch our favorite TV shows and get rid of … Continue reading Are You Netflix and Chilling? I Doubt That

Mobex 2016 Day 2 (Technically Day 3)

Hello from a rainy and floody day in Accra. Had a heck of a morning getting to today’s Mobex 2016 event because it decided to rain like hell and actually flooded parts of the city. Anyway, got a bit late to the event, safe and sound. Today was the final day, which was Day 2 (technically Day 3) Session 1: Over The Top (OTT) Services … Continue reading Mobex 2016 Day 2 (Technically Day 3)

New Challenger: Review of Busy 4G LTE Internet

Looks like the 4G LTE market is heating up. Surfline was the first to really establish themselves as the premium 4G LTE provider in Ghana even though Blu GH was around at the time. But Surfline launched a massive marketing campaign and basically solidified themselves as the leading 4G provider. Fast forward and it looks like the shiny armor of Surfline is looking a little … Continue reading New Challenger: Review of Busy 4G LTE Internet

To Infinity & Beyond? Surfline GH Launches *Unlimited* Data Bundles

Well, looks like Surfline Gh decided to up the ante by launching its new *unlimited* data bundle today. Since the launch of Busy’s new 4G internet, it looks like the competition might have gotten to Surfline and they’re retaliating with a new data bundle. Now, let’s not get carried away. There’s a reason why I’m writing *unlimited* with an asterisk. Most service providers LOVE to … Continue reading To Infinity & Beyond? Surfline GH Launches *Unlimited* Data Bundles