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See The Reason Why WhatsApp Crashed On New Year’s Eve

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The World’s top instant messaging app is definitely WhatsApp and in the past few months WhatsApp rolled out some amazing features which all of us definitely love. As you know, WhatsApp suffered an outage lasting more than an hour late on December 31, 2017. I know you might have thought your data plan had finished, restarted your phone or even installed a new Whatsapp but you couldn’t stil send or receive messages ..(lol). I always check twitter first to know if i’m the only one.(that’s by the way though)

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So here is what crashed it,  According to WhatsApp more than 75 billion messages were shared on New Year’s Eve. The 75 billion figure is also the highest-ever number of messages ever shared on the platform in a minute.

Right now WhatsApp has over 1 billion active users worldwide. According to WhatsApp, out of 75 billion messages, 13 billion were images and 5 billion were videos.

The company also claimed that data was for data was for only for 11:59 pm to 12 am on December 31st. With an average of 75 Billion messages per minute , it looks like such high volume might have crashed the WhatsApp server.

WhatsApp users all across the world were unable to send messages to their loved ones for more than an hour. The company said “WhatsApp users around the world experienced a brief outage today that has now been resolved”

Also Whatsapp has ended support for older blackberry phones and Nokia S40 devices

Michael Ajah is a Computer Science Student of The University of Port Harcourt and a Chelsea Fan. He loves RnB and a little mix of Trap Music. An awesome tech reviewer and analyst. Email - [email protected]

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MTN Instabinge 1GB For N200 Now Valid For 3 Days

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Instagram addicts MTN has something special for you guys. The MTN Instabinge 1GB for N200 is now valid for 3 days.

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The MTN Pulse InstaBinge bundle comes in two bundles rate which is 250MB for N100 and 1GB for N200 valid for 3 days..The offer is exclusive to Pulse users, meaning you need to migrate to Pulse by dialing *406#.

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Fam! The #MTNInstabinge heavy bundle is now valid for 3days and keeps getting better and better #JustForYou. Dial *406# to begin. pic.twitter.com/Pzs7vwHJtn

MTN Nigeria (@MTNNG) May 7, 2019

Before now, it was valid for just 24 hours, but MTN took to their social media handle to announce the new changes to 3 days validity.

To check InstaBinge bundle balance, dial *559*39#.

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Android 10 / Android Q beta is now available for Tecno Spark 3 Pro and 20 other devices

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Google has been working round the clock to release the next version of Android and now Android 10 (Android Q) beta is now available for Tecno Spark 3 Pro and about 20 other smartphones.

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It’s rather interesting to see a Tecno Spark 3 Pro added to the list of devices that are available for Google’s Android Q beta program but I’m still skeptical if it’s going to work well for now, not just on the Tecno but some other devices on the list.

If you have been following up the Android Q features lately you’ll know that Android 10 comes with a couple of new features – A native screen recording feature and of course dark mode.

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Android Q Beta 3 – Supported devices

  • Google Pixel
  • Google Pixel XL
  • Google Pixel 2
  • Google Pixel 2 XL
  • Google Pixel 3
  • Google Pixel 3 XL
  • Sony Xperia XZ3
  • Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 5G
  • Xiaomi Mi 9
  • OnePlus 6T
  • Nokia 8.1
  • LG G8
  • Huawei Mate 20 Pro
  • ASUS ZenFone 5Z
  • realme 3 Pro
  • OPPO Reno
  • Vivo NEX A
  • Vivo NEX S
  • Vivo X27
  • TECNO SPARK 3 Pro
  • Essential Phone

If you are already on Android Beta Program,  you’ll get the OTA updates automatically but for other devices, you can get the download link from Android developers website.

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