Install Fonts Easily in Windows XP: Using Click Font

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You would normally install new fonts in Windows (Except Vista/7) by clicking on the font entry in control panel, and then selecting install new font.


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With Click Font you have a better and faster way to install your fonts. The software adds an Install Font entry to the right-click menu when specific font related file extensions are selected.
The software can install True Type, Open Type and Postscript Fonts and register them correctly on the system. The particular

Infolinks Launches First Self-Service In-Text Advertising Marketplace

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Infolinks, the first and the world's fastest growing In-Text advertising network has announced the launch of the first and only Self-service In-Text Advertising Marketplace - the Infolinks Marketplace. 


This is a wonderful innovation from Infolinks and it makes me a proud publisher on their network. This new service is of a great benefit to advertisers as it enables them to quickly and seamlessly create an In-Text Advertising campaign, with various targeting options, in a matter of minutes. The Infolinks network is a giant among its counterparts, delivering In-Text advertising campaigns across 250 billion pages of content, reaching over 350 million unique visitors each month.

SkipScreen - Avoid Waiting To Download at RapiShare, 4Shared, MegaUpload. etc

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It can be quite annoying at times to have to wait 60 seconds or sometime like 600 seconds before you can download a file from the popular file sharing services. SkipScree is just the tool you need to avoid this. With this add-on for firefox you do not have to wait again.
However, the purpose behind this constraint to download immediately is for them to get you to sign up for their premium service. This does not usually cost much so you can get their premium service if you have the means. There are benefits for doing this too like :
  1. Better bandwidth
  2. Support for resumed downloading
  3. Support for download managers and accelerators

Glo Yan Me More: 15K/s for calls to Glo lines and 25K/s Off Net

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I would say that things are getting better with mobile communication in Nigeria as there is now a lot of competition especially with tarrif plans. This new offer from Glo is a very good one and I see it as an improvement over the Glo Infinito plan.

5 Best Media/Music Players for Windows

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This is my own personal review of the top 5 music players on the Windows operating system. I'm making this review based on sound quality and media organization.


The number 1 at the top is Cowon Jet Audio
Jet Audio is a nice Media player with a ton of features. It is best suited for audio although it does play videos very well, too.

Jet Audio

Jet Audio Specs:

More Power Package from Glo

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More Power is a package that caters to the needs of customers who make Long duration calls or High Usage on the Glo Network.


Features:
  • Uniform, low tarrif calls at 55k/sec in the first minute and 25k/sec from the second minute upward
  • Friends and Family numbers: up to 5 numbers at 25k/sec

Glo More Prime: make Medium and Long duration calls on the Glo Network

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More Prime is a package from Glo that caters to the needs of customers who make Medium and Long duration calls on the Glo Network.


Features:
  • Uniform low tarrif calls (on net and off net)
  • 20 Free glo to glo SMS per month
  • 35 Hours FREE Glo-to-Glo Talktime per week, from 12 midnight to 5 am, upon usage of N 500 in previous week

The Glo More Business Plan

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The Glo More Business package caters to the needs of customers that make long duration calls or generally use their phone to make lots of phone calls.


Features:
  • Pay per call: Users get charged only once every 3 minutes and not every second or every minute
  • Uniform, low tarrif of only N40 per call. That's a N40 per 3 minutes

Easyblaze HSPA+ BroadBand Internet Access from Etisalat: It's hot

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EasyBlaze is a new competitive one from etisalat. This is the first of its kind in Nigeria so far and I give a thumbs up for Etisalat on this one. Below are the features of Easyblaze.

  • HSPA at 3.75G up to 42Mbps
  • Currently accessible in Lagos, Ibadan, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Akwa, Nnewi, Warri, Kaduna, Kano, Zaria, Enugu, Onitsha, Aba, and Benin.

My Secret way of downloading from any website

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I'm proud to give you this tip or short tutorial. It's a really cool thing if you know ways of going around things.
This is about using an advanced search term in google to download softwares, music or any file.
Searching for information in Google is not only about typing in keywords.

There are also advanced search strings that can get you advanced results like the one I'm giving our now. I have used this to get many softwares out there that are supposed to be for sale. One cool thing about this where for-sale softwares are concerned is that I discovered that most of these softwares are overpriced.
Without further ado

Get Free Data on Your Samsung Galaxy Tab from Etisalat for 1 year

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The Samsung Galaxy Tab is a new product from Samsung and it's really getting a lot of recognition among it's counterpart Tab devices due to its sleek design and the fact that it's really pretty.


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Etisalat is offereing free 250MB for every first day of every month for 12 months if you get your's from Etisalat


Other bonuses you get from Etisalat's Samsung Galaxy Tab are:









  • Free Etisalat SIM card that comes with:
  • Free monthly voice [25 minutes], Text [25 SMS] and data [250MB] bundles for a 12-month duration. The bundle is awarded on the first day of  every month for 12 months beginning from the day of activation. 

Etisalat introduces E-Top up (Electronic Top up)

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E-top up is a cool service from Etisalat. It enables direct top up of etisalat lines with a prepaid airtime of all values between N50 - N50,000 including the recharge of irregular amounts such as 51, 52, 53, 54, 55….up till 49,999 that do not exist in recharge card denominations. Recharge is done without the use of PINs or recharge numbers obtained from scratch recharge cards.



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The benefits of E-Top up:

  • Convenience of recharge, no scratching of  cards or input of long recharge numbers
  • Availability of airtime is enhanced by extensive reach of retailers
  • Airtime is available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week

Get N300 Free Minutes on your Etisalat EasyStarter line

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If you are on etisalat's easystarter plan you can get N300 worth of credit free. This is the You and Me feature under the Etisalat EasyStarter plan. However, this bonus feature applies to only 1 number and you can add any etisalat number of your choice by dialing *233*1*etisalat number# 


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You can continue to enjoy this bonus every week by simply loading N200 credit.
Other cool features under the Etisalat EasyStarter plan are: 

Get Free Data from Etisalat(1 GB)

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Etisalat users have been enjoying free data from etisalat for a while now. You can get free 15 megabytes data if you load a recharge card of 200 naira in a week.

For this post I'm sharing how to get up to 1GB data from etisalat. You can get free data from etisalat by simply subscribing to any of the plans listed below. And depending on the plan that you purchase, you can get up to 1GB free data.


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Plans:

Etisalat's Dot Me

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Etisalat's DotMe is a new feature from etisalat. It's an SMS-based bulletin board service that allows customers to easily share information and stay connected to their contacts anywhere anytime

You can instantly publish information or status updates via SMS from your mobile phone at anytime. The service is entirely based on SMS so having access to the Internet or a smart phone is not necessary.


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Who is a Dotter? Any Etisalat subscriber that posts a message.

The Etisalat EasyLife 2.0

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The Etisalt EasyLife 2.0 plan is a good one from etisalat. With this plan you can make calls to any network at 20 kobo per second from the very first minute.

Etisalat EasyLife 2.0













Features:

  • 20k to call anyone, anytime on any network anywhere in 9ja
  • 20k to call anyone, anytime in US (mobile and land line) & UK (land line)
  • 20 free SMS daily (etisalat to etisalat lines)

The New Energizer Ultimate Batteries

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Energizer is a world leading battery producer. They have a line up of quality batteries to suit your everyday needs. Their batteries are in different categories for different uses.

High Tech: Energizer Maz
  • Long-lasting, dependable power
    for your everyday devices
  • Sizes: AA, AAA, C, D, 9 volt
  • With PowerSeal Technology
    locks in power

How to Add Floating Social Bookmarking, Add This Button and Sharing Icons to Blogger

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The floating social bookmarking and sharing plugin used to be very popular but now bloggers don't really care much about it anymore. Some blogs however still use it. 

In order to do add the floating, fixed social bookmarking and sharing plugin to your blogger site, 

Icons for websites and blogs

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Below are a couple of icons for you to use for your blog or website. They are in .PNG format and you can even use then as your website or blog favicon by converting it to a .ICO. you can get the software to do that here

The Google URL Shortener

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If you have been looking for ways to shorten your website URL in order to make it look more attractive or to make it more easier for you to transfer it to your friend on social media sites without stress, then this post

HTC Sensation XE hands-on

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I would say that HTC mobile products are really gaining ground and when you talk about high grade mobile phones nowadays you cannot but mention HTC. They have good line of products and their phones are always sleek and pretty.

If you are looking to buy an HTC phone I recommend that you go for this one.

HTC Sensation XE Specs:

HTC Sensation

  • General: GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, UMTS 900/2100 MHz, HSDPA 14.4 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps
  • Form factor: Touchscreen bar phone

The Nokia 500 Preview

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The Nokia 500 is a great new phone from Nokia It runs on Symbian Ann and I'm very sure it has a great hope to getting in the spot light.
It's exactly phones like the nokia 500 that do well. It's much more like an upgraded version of Nokia C5-03 but upgraded: 1GHz CPU and a double RAM(whoa!), a capacitive touchscreen and Symbian Anna. It can only get more beautiful with all that specs. I particularly like the fact that it's running on a 1GHz CPU

 

The Scotch Thermal Laminator TL901

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scotch thermal laminator
The scotch thermal laminator TL901 is a very useful tool. It is small in size and it is quite handy. You can easily use it in a number of places like in the classroom, at home or in your office.
It gives you professional and quality laminating.
Laminating your documents is good as it can save you a lot of trouble that can be procured from wetness or staining of your important document, art work, teaching aids or just about any important thing you can think of.

Top Ten Web Hosting

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Below is a reviewed and selected 10 best hosting companies from the worlds best web hosting companies. All these hosting services are very good and they are reliable too.

These companies are the best and they support a lot of features like PHP, MySQL, Python, FrontPage web hosting and almost all run on Linux.


Blue Hosting


Monster Host


Host Gator

Etisalat Free Browsing Tweak Update: Sept. 24, 2011

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You want to browse free huh? You're probably like me. You like free things. lol.
I did not give you this tweak. lol. Just enjoy... while it lasts.

I will try to update these tweaks so you can subscribe to my blog by e-mail to get all the updates. Do this by entering your email address on the right side of this page.

Etisalat Tweaks
Opera 5, 6:
IP: 82.145.210.160  Port: 80

Free Browsing Twaek Update: September 24/2011

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Don't say I gave you this tweaks lol. I will try top update these tweaks regularly because I feel that some people should enjoy browsing like me. I do not pay for browsing. I have but only a negligible amount of times.

Anyways, you should subscribe to this blog to get regular updates or just post a comment requesting for a free browsing tweak update.

There's more to Window's sidebar gadgets: Get more Windows Sidebar gadgets free

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This morning I wanted to note down something when I was working on my laptop and I did not want to open a new note so I opened the windows gadget menu to bring up the notes gadget but it was not there. I guessed the last time I used it was when I was using Windows Vista so I clicked Get more gadgets and I was surprised at the wonderful gadgets I found in Window's gadget gallery.

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The Samsung Galaxy Tablet

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The Samsung Galaxy is a 7 inch Android tablet and it is a serious contender to the Apple iPad. It has 2 cameras, it is flash compatible and has a more convenient size.

It has a 7-inch screen running Google's Android 2.2 Operating system
Samsung Galaxy Tab
Sprint's version of the Tablet goes on sale November 14, 2011 priced at $399 with a two-year contract and a monthly data plan, or as an off-contract model for $599. Data plans come in two versions: a $29 plan with a 2GB cap, and a $59 plan with a 5GB cap. Verizon, T-Mobile, and AT&T will all have similar versions of the Tab, though pricing and availability may vary.
Design
The tablet has a very nice design. It has a very beautiful glossy Gorilla glass screen.
The resolution of the LCD screen is a nice 1,025x600 pixels. It has a more tighter pixel density ant this amounts to a much more sharper display.
The screen is a capacitive, multitouch technology type 
Above the screen is a front-facing 1.3 MP camera for video chat.
It has a standard headphone jack with volume and power buttons on the side along with a microSD card slot.
It also comes with a Samsung's dock connector and a pair of built-in speakers that are located on the bottom edge.


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On the back of the Tablet is a 3MP camera with integrated flash that is capable of recording videos at a maximum resolution of 720x480 pixels at 30 frames per second.

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The Samsung Galaxy Tablet comes complete with third party apps and the official Android Market for the latest apps.
On the home screen is a floating Google search bar, dock icons for e-mail, drawer for apps and web browser
It has a built-in accelerometer that automatically reorients the screen to either landscape or portrait mode depending on how you hold it.


By default, the Tab includes 3 home screens. You can easily swith between these screens by just flicking across the screen with your finger. 
It comes with nice apps to handle your mail, web browsing, messaging. contacts, games and more.



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A quick look into Google Earth

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Google earth is a software by Google for exploring your environment or wherever you wish in real time. With Google Earth you can:

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  • Fly to any place around the world.
  • See 3D buildings, imagery, and terrain.
  • Find cities, places, and local businesses.
A quick look into what Google Earth can do
Street View
You can fly from outer space down to the streets with the new Street View in Google Earth 6. Street View has been seamlessly integrated with our 3D environment, so you can experience the streets like never before. In this video you will learn how to navigate in Street View and toggle to ground-level view.





3D Trees

With version 6, you can explore 3D trees in several locations around the world. In the video below you learn how to view trees in 3D and you also get examples of places you can explore.





Historical Imagery

Travel back in time with Historical Imagery in Google Earth.




Navigation

With Google Earth, you can zoom in and explore any location on  earth. The video below shows you how to navigate this 3-dimensional, virtual globe with tools such as the zoom slider, sun icon, look joystick, and more.






Searching for Places

Google Earth is an interactive, virtual globe that enables you to find and explore just about any location on our planet and beyond. 
Find businesses and locations in the Search Panel and save locations in My Places Panel.




Drawing and Measuring

With Google Earth, you can trace and measure just about any place on the planet. In this beginner tutorial, you will learn how to use tools such as Ruler, Polygon, Path, Measurements, Elevation Profile and more.



Placemarks and Tours

With Google Earth’s virtual globe, you can label any location and create tours from your placemarks. Watch this video to learn how to create a custom placemark, save in Places Panel, organize placemarks, play an animated tour of placemarks and find tours in the Earth Gallery.




Exploring Mars, Moon and Sky

With Google Earth, you can fly to the ends of the earth, and beyond. Learn how to explore other planets right in Google Earth.



Moon in Google Earth
Learn how to explore Moon in Google Earth and see Moon related content such as apollo missions, 3D models of spacecrafts, landing sites and narrated tours.







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How to set up Your Phone and a Bluetooth to work in your car

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Having your phone hooked up to a Bluetooth device while you are driving is a great convenience and that is equal to a safe driving. There are no cables involved and you do not have to remember to reconnect whenever you get into the car.
In order to use your phone with a Bluetooth in your car you need

  • A Bluetooth enabled phone
  • A Bluetooth headset, a car speaker device or an in-dash radio with built-in Bluetooth. 
The speakerphone or in-dash system is preferred to the headset as you do not have to put it in your ear everytime
The in-dash type is also good as some have features like turning down your radio when you get a call.


Below are the steps

  1. Turn on Bluetooth on the two devices 
  2. Pair the devices. You can do this by making the phone to search for the Bluetooth device and then you can connect them when the search is successful.
  3. Some devices might prompt for a password. Most manufacturers use a default password of 0000
  4. The phone and speakerphone/headset should now be paired. 
  5. You should not need to pair your phone again once you have done it once.