3rd Planet Techies Emerges as Winner in Top Tech Blog Award 2015

3rd Planet Techies (@3ptechies) has been listed as a winner in the Broadview Network's Top Tech Blog Award 2015. We are happy about this and would like to congratulate our readers for making this a rare possibility.We got contacted by Broadview network about their award ritual which we happily accepted to take part in. To our uttermost amazement, we got listed as a Winner in this year's top Read On

Glo BUMPA Tariff Plan Gives 200% Bonus, Data on Recharge

Glo BUMPA is a special tariff plan from Glo Nigeria that gives users 200% bonus on airtime recharge and Data bonus  on data bundle subscriptions of NGN2,000 and above.The Glo bumpa tariff plan rewards Glo prepaid subscribers with 200% (3 times) bonus on every recharge of NGN100 and above.Below is an extract from the frequently Asked question (FAQ) section of the Glo bumpa call tariff plan Read On

Why We Moved from Obasimvilla.com to 3ptechies.com

After our last post appreciating the top among our blogging pals in 2013, few messages rolled in demanding to know the real motive behind the move of “3rd Planet Techies” from obasimvilla.com to 3ptechies.com.Well, that’s exactly what I am going to explain with this short article, there are basically 2 chief reasons that instigated the move to 3ptechies.com.Image credit: google Read On

Mark (Facebook Owner) Buys all Neighbouring Houses For Privacy

 Mark Zuckerberg just made an unusual purchase.Well, four purchases.Facebook's billionaire founder bought four homes surrounding his current home near Palo Alto, Mercury News reports. The houses cost him more than $30 million, including one 2,600 square-foot home that cost $14 million. (His own home is twice as large at 5,000 square-feet and cost half as much.)Larry Page made a Read On

Google Upgrades AdWords for Better Mobile Targeting …. Your thoughts ?

Google on Wednesday upgraded its AdWords program to let advertisers customize their placements on mobile by such factors as type of device, time of day and geographic proximity.The upgrade, called Enhanced Campaigns, will let business owners build a campaign while taking those factors into consideration. However, Google promises that you'll be able to manage it all in a single place.The Read On

Sad News For blackberry fans ?- No bis support on blackberry10

BlackBerry (BBRY) announced at yesterday’s launch that the new smartphones based on the BB10 platform will not support the BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS).It became apparent as Rory O'Neill, Vice President of Product & Channel Marketing at BlackBerry, was answering questions related to the BIS service on the BB10 phones and on BB 7 based smartphones.O’Neill explained that the BB10 Read On