Lots of video games are released each month and year and not all video games are worth your time, attention, and taste. These gaming reviews and news sites are a sure way to get updated on what game appeals to you and what’s happening in the gaming sphere. There are various websites for video game reviews and news and I have selected a few reputable sites to quench your gaming appetite.
I have followed GameSpot site closely and can vouch for the quality of content displayed on its homepage. On the landing page, there is a list of recently published news, along with upcoming games and reviews.
Do well to read the summary of the reviewer's gameplay. Writers do indicate that they didn’t play the entire game. Without a doubt, its content is of excellent quality.
YouTube is a great resource if watching gameplay reviews is of priority rather than reading about it. You will surely find someone who talks about the game your interest lies in. Watch YouTube channels that have thousands of subscribers and comments about the game review.
For games walkthrough, GameFAQS have lots of user reviews for each released game. Lots of gamers share their thoughts and criticisms on every game. Do a quick search of the game and navigate to its review tab for individual opinions.
According to makeuseof.com, Destructoid is a great all-around site with a bit of everything which publishes articles regularly, with lots of news posts, reviews, and features appearing each week. Console, mobile titles, and PC games are published too. Destructoid reviews are straightforward and its game ratings are not biased.
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If you’ve experienced some difficulty downloading an Android app or iOS app from Google Play Store or App Store, you’ll find this article on How do I install incompatible apps on Android quite useful.
A number of factors can cause this problem: country restrictions, non-supported devices, phones not meeting the minimum OS requirements for the app, and others.
When faced with this problem on your smartphone, the experience can be pesky especially if you’re not a tech-savvy individual. Thankfully, this post addresses the How do I install incompatible apps on Android problem in detail.
Let’s get right into it!
WHY SOME APPS ARE INCOMPATIBLE WITH YOUR ANDROID SMARTPHONE.
Below are the major reasons why Android app developers restrict certain apps on your mobile phone:
1. Geo-restrictions: This involves restricting specific apps for certain countries, which means it’s impossible for you to install such apps if you’re resident in the affected countries. You’ll find such restrictions in banking apps because making use of them beyond the shores of the country is useless.
2. Android OS Version Requirements: There’s a minimum OS version requirement that all Android apps must meet — and that means if your Android smartphone has an older OS version, you won’t be able to install an app below the minimum Android version.
3. Device-based Restrictions: These kinds of restrictions are mainly a result of incompatible hardware in which app developers restrict their Android apps from installing on specific phone brands or hardware.
HOW TO INSTALL INCOMPATIBLE APPS ON YOUR ANDROID PHONE.
In this section, we’ll treat four different methods for installing incompatible apps on android devices.
1. Use A VPN To Install Geo-restricted Apps.
While surfing the net, you may have encountered a situation where access to a service or a site is denied to you. A similar problem can occur when trying to download and install country-restricted apps, and this section can guide you on getting such apps and even visiting such restricted sites.
When you encounter such problems, you can bypass the country-restricted app or website with a VPN service. There are loads of VPNs, which means Virtual Private Networks, on the Internet, and many of them are even free.
Here’s how a VPN works: It masks Android devices and connection details. In other words, the VPN is a kind of software that hides your identity, masking it with another identity.
It also allows you to select the country you intend to pretend as yours. A VPN service offers you all the countries and lets you select one and start making use of the country as a user of the chosen country.
With this tool, you can easily install country-restricted apps on your Android smartphone.
2. Install Compatible Apps By Side loading APK Files.
The practice of sideloading APKs is common among Android users, and if you see apps that only work in a select country/region excluding yours, consider sideloading the .APK files and installing them on your handset.
One of the default settings of Android devices is that Google disallows users from installing APK files from unknown sources. Before installing APKs, you’ve to allow the installation of apps from unknown sources.
Keep in mind that there’s a security risk associated with sideloading APK files from untrusted sources. Hence, it’s crucial to get your APK files only from reliable sources.
Here are some trusted websites you can safely download APK files:
Alternatively, use the APK Downloader app to download APKs from the Play Store directly. The app allows you to download APK files from the Play Store directly, which gives you some confidence that the files are safe for use.
Simply copy the app link from Google Play and paste it onto the official site of APK Downloader, and the site will redirect you to the file download page, allowing to download the APK directly from your browser.
3. Install An App Not Compatible With Your Device By Editing The Build.prop.
This section in today’s tutorial on how to install incompatible apps on Android is a bit technical.
Since the Play Store servers filter smartphones and disallow incompatible mobile apps from gaining access to your phone’s details, if you modify those details, you’ll be able to trick Google Play servers, allowing you to install any app you like.
To perform this operation perfectly, it’s important that you first root your phone. After that, you’ll install a file manager that gives you access to the root sector.
Having completed these steps, you’ll continue with the procedure as follows:
✓ Open Settings
✓ Tap Applications > Market
✓ Clear the data
✓ Launch the File Manager you installed above
✓ Navigate to the Root Settings
✓ Set “Mount File System” and “Root Explorer”
✓ Go through the root directory and find the build.prop file
✓ Create a backup for the build.prop file and prepare to edit it
✓ After clicking on Edit, you’ll see many files
✓ Find the files titled, “ro.product.manufacturer” and “ro.product.model”
✓ Make some changes to the files
✓ Save those changes and restart the phone
Once you follow these steps to the letter, you’ll be able to download and install apps not compatible with your handset.
4. Update Your Smartphone's Software.
Some apps are only compatible with a newer OS version. If you want to get such apps, consider upgrading your smartphone’s OS. Before installing a new version of Android OS, it’s important to first back up your phone’s data.
Also, make sure the device battery life is strong (at least above 50%); otherwise, don’t start the software update process except your handset is plugged into the mains.
With this guide on how to I install incompatible apps on Android, you’ll be able to download and install apps that are not available in your country/region and also enjoy mobile apps restricted because of your phone brand/model and OS version.
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Today we celebrate an icon
A Yoruba born with Warri blood
A veteran actor
Talented TV presenter
Director and writer
If comedy was human, if it's not Alibaba, it would be AY Makun. These were the men who set the stage for comedy in Nigeria, broke the glass ceiling and took the Nigeria entertainment industry to the global stage.
Most of the talents making waves today climbed on the shoulders of these giants, and today we have a booming industry packed full of talents and creatives.
Let's take some time to learn about this icon AY
Ayodeji Richard Makun was born in Warri, Delta state, on the 19th of August, 1971. Although many people know him as "Warri boy" His origin could be traced to Ifon, Ose in Ondo state, where his family hails from.
Ayo is a proud Alumnus of Delta state university, Abraka, where he obtained a bachelors degree in Theatre and Arts. Even while in school AY was a celebrated actor winning several nominations and awards on campus.
AY has always been an industrious and ambitious youths right from his school days. He's been involved several intitatives, hosting shows within and outside campus. He launched and hosted several shows like Miss Delsu, Miss Delta and many others.
His hardwork met with fortune, when he was chanced to meet Alibaba in a show, where the veteran comedian sighted potentials in him and decided to hire him as a personal assistant, while giving him the chance and opportunity to showcase his skills to the world.
Soon enough, AY grew into a professional comedian, a social commentator helping people laugh away their sorrow. He began performing at Alibaba fan's show at VGC ( Victoria Garden City). He kept on perfecting his art, and I'm 2006, fame smiled on him after performing at a show hosted by Opa Williams in 2006.
He once wrote as a guest columnist for Sun newspaper and hosted the AY live show on the morning drive every Friday from 6-10am at the Rhythm 93.5FM in Lagos.
The AY monthly show has given rise to lots of high rise comedian in the country. The Warrior boy has also featured in lots of interesting movies, from his hilarious movie 30 days in Atlanta that broke the Nigeria's box office records to become the most grossing film in 2015 and listed on the Guinness World book of records, to the Merry Man and Mom at war.
AY is also the C.E.O of Corporate World Entertainment and a luxurious night club, MVP longue.
AY Makun is married to an interior designer and C.E.O Mabel Makun, and the union is blessed with two beautiful kids.
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On the 14th of July, tech innovators, oraimo, unveiled an upgrade to one of its ingenious wearable devices; the "oraimo Watch Pro". With an easy to use interface, the oraimo Watch 2 Pro is able to provide a whole range of features. These include a pedometer, a heart rate monitor, a sleep tracker, and an onboard music player.
The Watch 2 Pro's Bluetooth call function is one of its standout features. This function allows you to make, receive, and reject calls, and it has made our lives easier in our daily tasks. It uses a hidden ear design extending from the watch body to the wristband.
The Smartwatch 2 Pro from oraimo is the ideal timepiece for the mobile professional, combining style and practicality with a battery life of up to 5 days. The Watch 2 Pro will come in three different colors: black, grey, and silver. The watch 2 pro is resistant to IP68 and has a 1.75-inch TFT LCD high-definition large color screen with Japanese Watanabe touch technology.
With a variety of features such as health and wellness, that came with an upgrade that included 100+ sport modes that are slightly higher and better than the previous version, heart rate sensor, health monitor, remote camera control, step tracker, pressure monitor, workout styles, and also keeps you connected to your music, social media, email, news, and updates.
This latest addition to the company’s product portfolio fuses fashion, science, and technology to deliver a modern aesthetic device, blurring out distractions and increasing performance. You can order from ng.oraimo.com and enjoy this new product from oraimo.
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Would you like to leave your signature on every image shot from the default camera app of your CAMON 19, showcasing its photography excellence?
Here’s how to enable auto-watermarks on CAMON 19.
Launch the default camera app of the CAMON 19.
Tap on ‘settings’ at the topmost left.
Scroll through the list of options to find ‘Personalized Watermark’. Move the toggle switch to the right to enable each personalized watermark for images shot via the default camera app of your device.
• Time Watermark adds a timestamp to images shot.
• City Watermarks leaves a written location of where the image was shot at the time of taking the photo, and this requires location access.
• Text Watermark allows you to leave a written text on every shot taking with the default camera app. This is especially useful for mobile photographers who would like to leave their names on images shot.
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The second half of the 2022 calendar year officially begins with the French Grand Prix, and the first half of the season has been full with exciting moments. Formula 1 heads to France this weekend for round 12 of the 2022 season. Circuit Paul Ricard will host the opening race in a doubleheader this weekend.
Max Verstappen leads the title heading into the weekend, but Ferrari has already won back-to-back races thanks to Charles Leclerc's commanding victory in Austria a fortnight ago. Following that, the Scuderia won both Friday practice sessions.
Ferrari has a strong chance of winning the championship provided they can resolve their reliability concerns. Carlos Sainz will have grid penalties for replacement parts due to his fire in Spielberg, while Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes are still hopeful of contending for race victories in the months to come.
The race weekend at the Circuit Paul Ricard is scheduled for Friday, July 22 to Sunday, July 24. On Saturday, the third and final practice session starts at 12pm before qualifying gets underway at 3pm. The 53-lap race begins at 2pm BST on Sunday.
Red Bull and Max Verstappen were pulling away with both titles but improvements from Ferrari has opened the door for it and its lead driver, Charles Leclerc.A feisty weekend from Ferrari last time out, in Austria, appeared to revive the title fight between Red Bull's Max Verstappen and Ferrari's Charles Leclerc, with Leclerc taking the win at the Red Bull Ring.
It is expected that competitiveness will gointo Circuit Paul Ricard, with Verstappen and Leclerc level atop the French Grand Prix odds board. It's a high-speed circuit that should favor Red Bull, but Ferrari has won back-to-back races and believes it has closed the gap to the Constructors' Championship leader. Will the Italian team be proven correct?
Mercedes is almost fully recovered following the eight-time defending champions' terrible (by its high standards) start under the new regulations for 2022. Mercedes has had a driver finish in the Top 3 in every race so far this season, and between Lewis Hamilton and George Russell, the team has had a driver finish on the podium in four straight races. The previous pattern is predicted to reoccur at Paul Ricard, giving Mercedes another chance to topple Red Bull and Ferrari's dominance in 2022.
This is due to the fact that while Leclerc and Verstappen are anticipated to take two of the podium spots, the third position is completely up for grabs.
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Happy new month from this end to you! Today on our Business and Marketing weekly discussion, we would be discussing about the newly released Tecno Camon 19 and how it can be used in various business areas. Listed below are businesses that can run smoothly while using the Tecno Camon 19 device.
1.Photography/Videography: The world of photography is as broad as the eyes can see. I know I know, cameras cannot be compared to the eyes but then again, you get what I mean. With the Tecno Camon 19 16MP Front Camera and the 64MP Triple Rear Camera with Quad Flash and 64MP Bright Night Portrait (OIS), the business of photography/videography is made easier, this is because the clear camera in the phone can produce crisp and clear photos and videos. The night mode also makes it easier to capture objects at night and they would look as clear as though they were taken during the day.
2.Online Photo Sales: If your passion lies in photography and you are talented at it then this is targeted at you. As explained above, You can take pictures using the Tecno Camon 19 which produces clear and crisp images when used to take pictures. You can license these pictures and post them on the internet and whoever sees these pictures would have to contact you for your permission to use these pictures by paying you and agreed amount. The basics you need for this business are your Tecno device and the internet.
3.Business Development: The internet is a global village that is filled with free information, these days, business owners can seek for business ideas and developmental changes using their mobile devices to surf the net. Now, it is one thing to browse on the internet and it is another thing to browse with a swift network. If you are like me that hates slow network, then the Tecno Camon 19 is your last and only bus stop. The devices comes with smart 5G which allows one to surf and download from the internet swiftly.
4.Resale Business: You can buy items from a thrift store and resell them online at a much higher price so you can gain more profit. You can go to your local market and pick these thrift items, take the pictures of the products and upload for targeted audience to purchase.
5.Mobile App Developer: Mobile apps are very popular and are even getting more popular by the day. Therefore, this is also an increasingly popular demand and also a business idea. Using your Tecno device, you can also create and test mobile apps for your business, sell them for commercial purposes, or contract with other companies to create apps.
Other Specs of the Camon 19 includes:
[*] Height: 166.65 mm
[*] Width: 74.31mm
[*] Thickness: 8.58mm
[*] 120Hz FHD+ High Gamut Display (6.8")
[*] 1080*2460 Resolution
[*] 16MP Front Camera
[*] 64MP Triple Rear Camera with Quad Flash
[*] MTK D810 (5G )
[*] 33W Flash Charge
[*] Ambient Light and Distance Sensor
[*] Fingerprint Sensor
[*] Gyro Sensor
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Optic neuritis is acondition which involves the inflammation of the optic nerve which is the bundle of nervesthat transmits information in visual formfrom theeye to thebrain. The condition normally presents with Pain and temporary vision loss.
Optic neuritis is highly associated with Multiple sclerosis, a disease that causes inflammation and damage to the Central nervous system. In some patients, the signs and symptoms of optic neuritis may be the first indication of Multiple sclerosis.
Most people who have a single episode of optic neuritis eventually recover their vision. Treatment with steroid medications may speed up vision recovery after optic neuritis.
Optic neuritis usually occurs monoculary. However it can affect both eyes. The Symptoms might include:
Pain: Most people who develop optic neuritis experience eye pain that's worsened by eye movement. Sometimes the pain feels like a dull ache behind the eye.
Vision loss:Most people experience at least some temporary reduction in vision, but the extent of vision loss varies. Noticeable vision loss usually develops over hours or days. Exercise or a hot bath or shower may exaggerate the vision loss. Vision loss is permanent in some cases.
Loss of color vision: Optic neuritis often affects color perception. You might notice that colors appear less vivid than normal.
Flashing lights: Some people with optic neuritis report seeing flashing or flickering lights.
The exact cause of optic neuritis is unknown. However, optic neuritis is believed to develop when the immune system mistakenly targets the substance covering your optic nerve (myelin), resulting in inflammation and damage to the myelin.
Normally, the myelin helps electrical impulses travel quickly from the eye to the brain, where they're converted into visual information. Optic neuritis disrupts this process, affecting vision.
The following autoimmune conditions often are associated with optic neuritis:
Multiple sclerosis. Multiple sclerosis is a disease in which your autoimmune system attacks the myelin sheath covering nerve fibers in your brain and spinal cord. In people with optic neuritis, the risk of developing Multiple sclerosis following one episode of optic neuritis is about 50 percent over a lifetime.
Your risk of developing Multiple sclerosis after optical neuritis increases further if an MRI scan shows lesions on your brain.
Neuromyelitis optica: In this condition, inflammation occurs in the optic nerve and spinal cord. Neuromyelitis optica has similarities to Multiple sclerosis, but Neuromyelitis optica doesn't cause damage to the nerves in the brain as often as Multiple sclerosis does. Optic neuritis arising from Neuromyelitis optica tends to be more severe than optic neuritis associated with Multiple sclerosis.
Other autoimmune conditions, such as Sarcoidosis and systemic Lupus erythematosus, have also been associated with optic neuritis.
Other factors that have been linked to the development of optic neuritis include:
Infections. Bacterial infections, including Lyme disease, cat-scratch Fever and Syphilis, or viruses such as Measles, Mumps and herpes can cause optic neuritis.
Drugs: Some drugs have been associated with the development of optic neuritis. One of these drugs is ethambutol (Myambutol), which is used to treat Tuberculosis.
Risk factors for optic neuritis arising from autoimmune disorders include:
Age: Optic neuritis most often affects young adults ages 20 to 40 years.
Sex: Women are much more likely to develop optic neuritis than men are by a ratio of 3-to-1.
Race:In the United States, optic neuritis occurs more frequently in whites than it does in blacks.
Genetic mutations:Certain genetic mutations might increase your risk of developing optic neuritis or Multiple sclerosis.
Complications arising from optic neuritis may include:
Optic nerve damage: Most people have some permanent optic nerve damage following an episode of optic neuritis, but the damage might not cause symptoms.
Decreased visual acuity: Most people regain normal or near normal vision within several months. However, a partial loss of color discrimination may persist. For some people, vision loss may persist after the optic neuritis has improved.
Side effects of treatment: Steroid medications used to treat optic neuritis subdue your immune system, which causes your body to become more susceptible to infections. Long-term use of steroids may also cause other conditions such as thinning of your bones (Osteoporosis).
TREATMENTS AND DRUGS
Optic neuritis usually gets better on its own. In some cases, steroid medications are used to reduce inflammation in the optic nerve. Possible side effects from steroid treatment include weight gain, mood changes, stomach upset and Insomnia.
Steroid treatment is usually given by vein (intravenousl): Intravenous steroid therapy may speed vision recovery, but it doesn't appear to affect the extent to which you'll recover vision you've lost. Steroid treatment is also used to reduce the risk of developing Multiple sclerosis or slow its development.
When steroid therapy fails and severe vision loss persists, a treatment called plasma exchange therapy may help some people recover their vision. However, studies haven't confirmed that plasma exchange therapy is effective for optic neuritis.
Most people regain close to normal vision within 12 months after an optic neuritis episode.
People with Multiple sclerosis or Neuromyelitis optica might have a greater risk of recurrent attacks of optic neuritis. Optic neuritis can recur in people without underlying conditions, but those people generally have a better long-term prognosis for their vision than do people with Multiple sclerosis or Neuromyelitis optica.
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Welcome to today's session on Technology and Technological updates where we would be discussing METAVERSE. I am sure everyone would love this. Enjoy your read as you go through.
WHAT IS METAVERSE?
The Metaverse is the idea of a persistent, networked, 3D cosmos that combines many virtual spaces. It can be compared to the internet in the far future. Users will be able to collaborate, interact, mingle, and play together in these 3D places thanks to the metaverse.
Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) headsets make it possible to experience the Internet as a single, ubiquitous, and immersive virtual environment known as the "metaverse."
A metaverse is a collection of 3D virtual environments that are mostly utilised for social interaction.
Although the metaverse isn't entirely realised, certain systems include components that are similar to it. At the moment, playing video games offers the closest metaverse experience available. Through the holding of in-game occasions and the development of virtual economies, developers have expanded the definition of what a game is.
Unique Properties of the Metaverse
A plan called the metaverse combines various ideas and tries to explain how they are related. The metaverse's economy will be fully operational once the user signs out or exits the metaverse, saving them from having to start from scratch. The Metaverse is a network, not a single service, and it contains a collection of services that are only tangentially related to one another.
Cryptocurrency in the Metaverse
As they both work on the same concept, the deconcentration of financial ownership, making sustainable and permanent ownership of virtual goods easier, the digital currency will play a significant role in the metaverse. Cryptocurrencies and blockchains will evolve into a crucial component of the metaverse. The transactions will be secure in terms of cryptography thanks to a blockchain. Currently, gamers can create their casinos and use cryptocurrency to legally certify them. People will be able to own their characters, own registered virtual property, and engage in in-game transactions in the metaverse. The metaverse economy will start with cryptocurrencies as accepted forms of payment.
Effects Metaverse can have on Cryptocurrencies
Cryptocurrencies are the solution to the need for currency in the virtual economy. The user will have the option to exchange and profit from metaverse cryptocurrency, which will serve as the cornerstone of a new economy. The theory is that blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies work together to support some of the most technologically advanced virtual worlds. One characteristic of this new period that has the potential to change people's lives is the capacity to purchase, sell, and keep goods in the metaverse economy.
This will lead to a set of circumstances where blockchain technology or deconcentrated ledger technologies will be more practical and actual. Since this is precisely creating a new environment where users have the option to associate with, own, exchange, and share economic values, the potential for economic growth will be obscure.
What you can do on the Metaverse.
There are slight variations among all metaverse platforms. While some are designed for games, others concentrate on education. Some areas of the metaverse function as online shops where businesses can advertise and sell their goods.
In the metaverse, you can go to conferences, fashion shows, business meetings, sporting events, and chess matches. Many well-known web2 companies have publicly said that they support the technology or have even created their own metaverse.
It appears that the only restrictions on what people can do in the metaverse, aside from the obvious ones brought on by users not being physically there, are those imposed by our collective imagination. As people experiment with the shape over the next five to ten years, there are practically no restrictions on the possibilities.
All virtual worlds share the goal of attracting visitors as a common trait. The greatest way to accomplish this is through offering amusement. Therefore, in theory, the metaverse ought to be a lively community where everyone may find their place.
The Metaverse is a hybrid of many technological elements, including virtual reality, augmented reality, and video, in which individuals reside within the confines of a virtual realm. The Metaverse is an embodied internet that makes it possible for people from all over the world to connect by designing an avatar that can be customised and feels more authentic than a typical video conversation. You can understand more about Metaverse by watching the video below...
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1.The All Progressives Congress, APC, has unveiled former Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima as its 2023 presidential running mate. Shettima was unveiled at an event in Abuja on Wednesday.
2. Osun State governor-elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke, yesterday, received his certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The certificate was presented to him in Osogbo, the Osun State capital.
3. Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has said people should not complain about Muslim-Muslim ticket because this is not the first time that Nigeria will have such a situation in place. The governor said this on Channels Television while commenting on the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC,) Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s choice of Kashim Shettima as his running mate.
4. The Senate yesterday passed a bill to establish the National Social Security Commission. The piece of legislation seeks to put in place a National Social Security protection funding to cater for the needs of the unemployed, old-aged and underaged children below 18 years from broken marriages.
5. The kidnapped Kaduna Catholic priest, Very Rev. Fr. John Mark Chietnum has been killed by his abductors. Another priest, Rev. Fr. Donatus Cleopas, who was kidnapped with him, however, escaped from the kidnappers’ den.
6. Troops fighting banditry in Kaduna State have succeeded in gunning down a notorious bandit terrorising villagers around Chikun Local Government Area of the State. The bandit was intercepted at the Kidunu area around Eastern By-Pass within the LGA as contained in a statement issued by the Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan on Tuesday.
7. Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, to resolve the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and other university-based unions within the next two weeks. Buhari gave the directive Tuesday after receiving briefings from the relevant government Ministries.
8. Nollywood actress, Ada Ameh is dead. According to The Nation, Ada died on Sunday in Warri, Delta State.It was gathered that ‘The Johnsons’ star, collapsed and died around 11 pm on Sunday.
9. Popular Nigerian artiste and songwriter, Adekunle Gold, has revealed that he begged God to take his life when he was 20 years old.Adekunle Gold said this in a letter to his fans, on Friday, July 15, disclosing that he was born with sickle cell disease, and it was frustrating and painful at some point in his life.
10. Nollywood veteran actress Oluwasolamipe Onayiga is dead.The late actress is known for her role as Ireti in Kunle Bantefa’s popular soap, Fuji House of Commotion.She died on Monday after a brief illness, The Nation reports.
11. Chelsea are ready to allow as much as 15 players leave this summer, according to the UK Mirror.
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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is a 2022 American superhero film based on Marvel Comics featuring the character Doctor Strnge. It is Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. A sequel to Doctor Strange(2016) and the 28th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).
America Chavez and a version of Stephen Strange are chased by a demon in the space between universes while searching for the Book of Vishanti. That Strange is killed and Chavez accidentally creates a portal that transports herself and Strange's corpse to Earth-616, where that universe's version of Strange rescues Chavez from another demon with help from the Sorcerer Supreme, Wong. Chavez explains that the beings are hunting her because she has the power to travel through the multiverse.
Recognizing witchcraft runes, Strange consults Wanda Maximoff for help but realizes that she is responsible for the attacks. After acquiring the Darkhold and becoming the Scarle Witch, Maximoff believes that controlling Chavez's powers will allow her to reunite with Billy and Tommy, the children she created during her time in Westview. When Strange refuses to surrender Chavez, Maximoff attacks Kamar-Taj, killing many sorcerers. Chavez accidentally transports herself and Strange to Earth-838 while Maximoff uses the Darkhold to "dreamwalk", taking control of her Earth-838 counterpart, who lives a suburban life with her own Billy and Tommy. A surviving sorceress sacrifices herself to destroy the Darkhold and break the dreamwalk. Enraged, Maximoff forces Wong to lead her to Mount Wundagore, the source of the Darkhold's power, to reestablish the dreamwalk.
While searching for help, Strange and Chavez are apprehended by Earth-838's Sorcerer Supreme, Karl Mordo, and brought before the Illuminati, a group consisting of Mordo, Peggy Carter, Blackagar 7 Boltagon,Maria, Rambeau, Reed Richards, and Charles Xavier. They explain that through reckless use of their universe's Darkhold in an attempt to defeat Thanos, Earth-838's Strange triggered a universe-destroying "incursion". After defeating Thanos, the Illuminati executed their Strange to prevent him from causing more harm. Mordo believes that Earth-616's Strange is similarly dangerous, but Maximoff reestablishes her dreamwalk at Mount Wundagore and arrives in her Earth-838 counterpart's body before they can pass judgment. She kills all of the Illuminati except Mordo, whom Strange subdues before fleeing with Chavez. The two escape with help from the Earth-838 counterpart of Strange's ex-fiancé, Christine Palmer, a scientist working with the Illuminati.
Strange, Chavez, and Palmer enter the space between universes to find the Book of Vishanti, which is the antithesis to the Darkhold, but Maximoff appears and destroys it. She then takes over Chavez's mind, using her powers to send the others to an incursion-destroyed universe. Strange defeats the destroyed universe's Strange, who has been corrupted by his universe's Darkhold, and uses it to dreamwalk into the body of his deceased counterpart on Earth-616. With Wong's help, Strange saves Chavez from Maximoff as she tries to take Chavez's powers, and encourages Chavez to use her abilities. She transports Maximoff to Earth-838, where she sees Billy and Tommy recoil from her in fear while crying for their real mother. Realizing the error of her ways, Maximoff relents and uses her powers to bring down Mount Wundagore, simultaneously destroying all copies of the Darkhold throughout the multiverse and apparently sacrificing herself in the process. Chavez returns Strange and Palmer to their respective universes.
Sometime later, Kamar-Taj is repaired and the surviving sorcerers, joined by Chavez, continue training. Strange develops a third eyeas a result of using the Darkhold and dreamwalking into a corpse. In a mid-credits scene, Strange is approached by a sorceress who warns him that his actions have triggered an incursion that he must help fix. Strange follows her into the Dark Dimension.
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We've brought another gist on facts on the subject matter "bronze, silver, and Gold."
Are these medals? A way of rewarding/recommendation.
Colours? Gradings? Jewelleries? Or Toys?
Based on Research, Bronze is an alloy consisting primarily of copper, commonly with about 12–12.5% tin and often with the addition of other metals (such as aluminum, manganese, nickel or zinc) and sometimes non-metals, such as phosphorus, or metalloids such as arsenic, or silicon.
This is classified a higher grading in a race, match, academy, or any other one. You'd notice that while the first position earns a diamond or gold, the next earns a silver. Silver is a chemical element with the symbol Ag (from the Latin argentum, derived from the Proto-Indo-European h₂erǵ: "shiny" or "white") and atomic number 47. A soft, white, lustrous transition metal, it exhibits the highest electrical conductivity, thermal conductivity, and reflectivity of any metal.
Can we say it's often regarded as the utmost one? Well, we have diamond but not discussed in this topic.
Gold is a chemical element with the symbol Au and atomic number 79, making it one of the higher atomic number elements that occur naturally. It is a bright, slightly orange-yellow, dense, soft, malleable, and ductile metal in a pure form. Chemically, gold is a transition metal and a group 11 element.
As at today in the Gold market, it worths $1,714 per ounce, $55.11 per Gram, and $55,105.1 per kilo.
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Have you ever imagined what life would look like as an adult? Too often we are lost in the fantasy of how juicy life would be at thirty or forty. Maybe you would be somewhere in your mansion, swimming in a king-sized pool with the love of your life.
But you remember those secondary school dream of getting admission at 18, graduating at 21... Until Jamb and Asuu happened. That's a trailer to what adulthood (particularly as a Nigerian) has in store for you.Though you may end up living rich and happy, depending on the choices you make today, you would encounter things you had better be prepared for.
So in light of this, below are truths you would be glad you know early:
1) The best way to prepare for the future is to start living it:
Remember 10 years ago, today seems like some distant future, and now you are here suffering from or benefiting from the decisions you made back then, another ten years start from now. Think of where you want to be, and start doing the things that would get you there. No thief will dump a sack full of dollars in your backyard (those silly childhood dreams), if you want to be wealthy, enrich yourself with the knowledge and skills necessary.
2) Pocket money ends after school:
This is the part we all hate to hear. You see those good Samaritans; those aunties and uncles (for those of you lucky to have them) that know the right time to send you urgent 2k in school. Immediately you get your NYSC certificate, the only thing you would get from them henceforth is check up calls and " Junior said you should send him recharge card".
3) The outside world is unfriendly:
The street is not smiling. Nobody cares whether you just had akamu as breakfast. You now have responsibilities and the bills start showing, even your parents think it's time to eat the fruit of their labor. You would enjoy it only if you get a job straight after school, or you have learnt something on campus to fetch you money. This is why you need to be busy developing yourself while in school.
4) Being shy or being arrogant is the fastest route to being broke:
A whole me, first class graduate, hunting for job, are people not supposed to chase me with fat offers? Sorry, this is not the 60's. The jobs of the 21st century are not for those who have the best certificate, but for those who have the required technically and technological skills, those who are qualified and competent.
I hope you learn something from reading. Adulthood na scam, you better get am for your mind...
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Welcome to today's session, today's post is particularly for those who uses earphone. Earphone is one major accessory that we all have used. As useful as useful it is, it has a high rate of being damaged easily.
To avoid this constant damage, below are useful tips to help you maintain those earphones.
1. WIPE AFTER EVERY USE:
Your headphones are exposed to dust, sweat, and moisture, so it’s important to wipe the earpads clean with a soft cloth dampened with alcohol or hand sanitizer after every use.
You can even go a bit further by occasionally using a cotton bud to reach into the folds and crevices,soaking your earbud sleeves in warm soapy water for five minutes.
2. DO NOT LET OTHERS USE YOUR EARPHONES:
Aside from the fact that other people will not be as careful when handling your headphones, the exchange of earwax could also cause either or both of you a serious ear infection.
So even if it looks sweet to share your earphones, best to stay on the safe side and say ‘no’.
3. LIGHTLY BRUSH EARWAX OR DEBRIS OFF THE DRIVER UNIT:
Earwax, grease, and debris can accumulate and harden on your earphones’ driver units. This isn’t just a hygiene issue but can also cause your earbuds to malfunction. To avoid this, brush them off gently with a soft brush at least once a week.
4. DON’T ROLL YOUR CABLES IN TIGHT LOOPS:
It may look neat, but you should avoid exposing your headphone cables to unnecessary stress and pressure. Tight loops and knots will actually stretch and soften the cables as you roll, permanently damaging the internal wires.
5. REPLACE HEADPHONE PADS OCCASIONALLY:
Headphone pads affect more than the aesthetic, but also the comfortability and sound quality of your headphones. But whether it has a protein leather coating or not, headphone pads absorb moisture from sweat or humidity over time.
This causes the pads to get brittle and eventually peel off or crack. Some pads even rot when neglected for some time.
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Welcome to today's session, today's post is focused on useful tips that can help in your hair treatment.
Hair treatment is very important because our hair has to be at it best. Lack of proper treatment may result into something we won't find comfortable.
Below are useful tips to help maintain and care for your hair;
1. WASH YOUR HAIR REGULARLY:
Washing your hair regularly ensures that your scalp and hair is free of dirt and excess oil. However, the right frequency depends on your hair type and personal preferences. If you have extremely dry hair, limit your washing to twice a week.
If you have an oily scalp, washing your hair on alternate days can help.
2. USE CHEMICAL FREE SHAMPOOS:
You really can’t control all the environmental factors that damage your hair, but what you can control is the kind of shampoos you use. Lesser the number of chemicals in your shampoo, healthier your hair. Go for gentle shampoos that suit your hair type.
3. CONDITION PROPERLY:
Your conditioner contains ingredients that make the hair fall straight and manageable. It protects your hair from environmental aggressors and heat styling.
However, it should be applied only on the tips of the hair and not on your scalp. Also, make sure to rinse it off thoroughly post application.
4. DRY YOUR HAIR NATURALLY:
We know blow drying makes your hair as beautiful as that of your on-screen idol. But excessive heat styling can damage your hair scalp.
Limit it to important events, if you have to style. Air drying or towel drying after shampoo is the best way to go. Never sleep in wet hair or comb wet hair. Harsh rubbing with a towel can damage the cuticle of your hair. Be gentle.
5. OIL YOUR HAIR PROPERLY:
Pre-shampoo treatments like oiling and massaging improve blood circulation on the scalp, relax your muscles, boost shine and nourish the hair.
It also restores moisture content, enables hair growth and repairs split ends. You can choose from coconut oil, almond oil, olive oil, castor oil and the likes. Avoid using mineral oil on your hair.
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You are welcome to today's session on Technology and Technological updates. In today's session, we will be discussing one impact technology has had in the health sector, having brought about several advancements to human and animal health. Enjoy as you read on.
WHAT IS GENOMICS?
Genomics is the study of an organism's entire genome, and it incorporates concepts from genetics. Recombinant DNA, DNA sequencing techniques, and bioinformatics are all combined in genomics to sequence, assemble, and analyse the structure and function of genomes.
Genomics is also the study of genes and their biological function. The microarray technique, also known as DNA chips, has been used to carry out the procedure. It contains several hundred or thousands of short DNA strands, each in its compartment. The region of DNA that is impacted can be made to glow by washing a solution of material over the entire chip at once. This reveals which genes the drug turns on or off and suggests what effect it will likely have on the body.
Utilizing genomic technology has the advantage of capturing alterations in genes that were not initially being studied.
Types of Genomics
The discipline of genomics consists of four parts, which are; structural genomics, functional genomics, comparative genomics and mutation genomics.
Structural Genomics - It focuses on the analysis of a living organism's entire genome's structure. In other words, it deals with the investigation of how each chromosome in the genome is genetically structured. It establishes the number of genes present in a species' whole genome as well as the size of that species' genome in mega-bases .
Functional Genomics - Functional genomics is the study of how each gene in the complete genome functions. Both the transcriptome and proteome are discussed. The term "proteome" refers to the entire set of proteins encoded by a genome and "transcriptome" refers to the entire collection of RNAs produced from a genome.
Comparative Genomics - Compares the genetic characteristics of several species.
Mutation Genomics - Studies a person's genome or DNA in terms of mutations that take place there.
Classification of Genomics
The genomics can be classified as plant genomics, animal genomics, eukaryotic genomics and prokaryotic genomics.
Plant Genomics - It focuses on the examination of the composition and operation of every plant species' genome.
Animal Genomics - It focuses on the analysis of the composition and operation of an animal species' whole genome.
Eukaryotic Genomics - It focuses on the analysis of the entire genome of higher organisms, including its structure and function.
Prokaryotic Genomics - It focuses on the analysis of the composition and operation of the whole genome of unicellular organisms.
Applicatioons of Genomics
Numerous sectors, including medicine, biotechnology, anthropology, and other social sciences, have benefited from the use of genomics.
Population and Conservation Genomics - In the growing discipline of population genomics, genomic sequencing techniques are being utilised to conduct extensive comparisons of DNA sequences among populations, going beyond the capabilities of conventional population genetics genetic markers like short-range PCR products or microsatellites. In order to better comprehend microevolution and gain knowledge of a population's phylogenetic history and demography, population genomics investigates genome-wide effects. Numerous disciplines, including evolutionary biology, ecology, biogeography, conservation biology, and fisheries management, use population genomic techniques. Landscape genomics, which uses genomic techniques to find connections between patterns of environmental and genetic variation, has similarly evolved from landscape genetics.
A population's genetic diversity or if a person is heterozygous for a recessive hereditary genetic condition are two genetic characteristics that conservationists may better assess using the data obtained from genomic sequencing. Conservationists might create plans to help a specific species without as many unknowns as those left unresolved by conventional genetic approaches by using genomic data to assess the effects of evolutionary processes and to find patterns in variation throughout a given population.
Synthetic Biology and Bioengineering - Applications of synthetic biology are becoming more advanced thanks to the expansion of genomic information.
Genomic Medicine - Clinical and biological researchers can significantly enhance the amount of genomic data they collect on sizable study populations thanks to next-generation genomic technology. This enables researchers to better comprehend the genetic bases of drug response and disease when combined with modern informatics tools that integrate multiple types of data with genomic data in disease research.
Next-generation genomic technologies can gather more genomic data for use in medicine. The integration of all of this information is made possible when this data is integrated with informatics. By doing this, researchers are better able to comprehend genetically-based disease and treatment response, which also aids in the pursuit of tailored therapy.
The time-consuming process of mapping the human genome results in a terabyte (TB) of disorganised data. More healthcare professionals will use this data to diagnose and treat patients as well as provide clinical decision support as technology develops and makes it simpler to store, understand, and use data.
Information about our genomes is rapidly integrating into our daily lives as technology develops and we gain more understanding of how the genome functions. We now can read someone's genetic sequence thanks to emerging technologies. Knowing this can raise greater concerns about what genomics implies for ourselves, our families, and society as a whole. Have a great day T-Fans!!!
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The Champions League is regarded as the premier club competition in Europe. A competition between the best of the best. Any competition with such high standards will undoubtedly deliver top-notch entertainment, whether it be in the form of goals, tricks, touching moments, or shocking upsets.
To celebrate 30 seasons of the UCL, UEFA allowed fans to decide the greatest moment in UEFA Champions League history. Fan voted for the most iconic moments from unforgettable goals and comebacks to sensational skills and impossible saves since the rebranding of the European Cup in 1992.
Here is the list of 16 greatest moments in Champions League history.
16. Lionel Messi's first goal for Paris, 2021/22 (Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 Manchester City – group stage)
Fans were intrigued to see how far Lionel Messi might carry Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League after his shocking transfer to the French team in 2021.
He made a strong start at Parc des Princes, and scored his first goal for PSG in a victory against Pep Guardiola's Manchester City in 2021 with an awesome hit from distance
Following a one-two pass from Messi to Kylian Mbappe, the forward sent the ball into the top right corner, leaving Ederson helpless.
15. Amazing three-save performance by Jan Oblak vs Leverkusen in 2016–17 (Atlético 0-0 Leverkusen – round of 16 second leg)
The triple save Jan Oblak made against Bayer Leverkusen in 2017 is the best example of why he is a beast in goal. In this round of 16 match, with the scores tied and Atletico leading 4-2 on agregate, Oblak denied Leverkusen three times in a row from getting back into the game.
14. Scoop over the goalie by Mesut Ozil ( Ludogorets 2-3 Arsenal, 01/11/2016 – group stage)
Arsenal haven't been in the Champions League since 2016/17, when Mesut Özil was at his best
During that season, the former Germany international was at his best and helped the Gunners defeat Ludogorets Razgrad of Bulgaria 3-2. No Arsenal supporter will ever forget how Ozil sprinted toward the opposing goal. He somehow managed to chip the goalkeeper before cutting between two defenders and putting the ball in the back of the net.
The goal was one of the most artistic in Champions League history and a dramatic winner.
13. Lionel Messi's flick (Barcelona 3-1 Arsenal, 08/03/2011 – round of 16 second leg)
While Andres Iniesta's creativity in setting up this goal deserves some praise, Messi's magnificent finish is the star of the show. The Barcelona forward dinked the ball over the Arsenal goalkeeper as Manuel Almunia approached and watched it fall back into his foot for an easy volleyed finish.
While most people would think it impossible, Messi has created a career out of goals like this one.
12. Sheriff's shock winner at Real Madrid (Real Madrid 1-2 Sheriff, 28/09/2021 – group stage)
It seemed like there could only be one result in a matchup between the 13-time European champions and a team that had never advanced past the group stage of the Champions League, but Sheriff had already won a match against Shakhtar Donetsk before traveling to the Bernabeu to defeat Madrid at home.
As much of a Champions League mismatch as you can imagine is Real Madrid vs. Sheriff Tiraspol. The Moldovan champions were understandably pleased with their performance that evening.
11. Lionel Messi's dead-ball masterclass (Barcelona 3-0 Liverpool, 01/05/2019 – semi-final first leg)
Messi has performed the unthinkable on so many occasions that when he pulls off another moment of brilliance, it almost gets overlooked.
That wasn't the case in the 2018–19 season, when he destroyed Liverpool with an outstanding free kick. Although he already had a goal, this magnificent free kick curled over the wall and into Alisson's top corner, leaving the Brazilian with little chance.
10. Didier Drogba's trophy dash Bayern 1-1 Chelsea (aet, Chelsea win 4-3 on pens), 19/05/2012 – final
Didier Drogba scored the winning penalty with what appeared to be his final shot for Chelsea before his return in 2014. He had earlier headed home a late equalizer for the Blues. Drogba ran around the Allianz Arena pitch after picking up the trophy, relishing the moment he cemented his status as a Chelsea icon.
9. Kaká's ultimate through ball AC Milan 3-3 Liverpool (aet, Liverpool win 3-2 on pens), 25/05/2005 – final
The Brazilian, who constantly found space between the lines and caused the Reds all kinds of difficulties with his vision, feather touch, and ball-carrying ability, was the architect of Liverpool's first-half demise.
Kaká made a crucial assist in the development of the second goal before playing an absolutely amazing, defense-splitting through ball to Hernan Crespo, who deliver ed an excellent finish for 3-0, He gave one of the all-time great performances and was incredibly unlucky not to be the victor.
8. Coupet's header and recovery (Barcelona 2-0 Lyon, 10/10/2001 – first group stage)
Choosing the best moment from the clip of Lyon icon Grégory Coupet is never easy. Is it the diving header or the outstanding rebound save?
Even though hitting your own crossbar with a header requires a certain degree of luck, it's still an amazing display of goalkeeping that might never be repeated on the biggest stage.
7. Cristiano Ronaldo's piledriver Arsenal 1-3 Manchester United, 05/05/2009 – semi-final second leg
Not everyone will consider shooting when lined up for a free kick 40 yards out wide on the right flank, and in a Champions League semifinal no less. Ronaldo is one of the players who does that
In 2009, with Manchester United leading Arsenal 2-0 overall, the Portuguese superstar put an end to the match with a howitzer over the stationary Manuel Almunia from a great distance. Thunderbolt.
6. José Mourinho's touchline sprint (Manchester United 1-1 Porto, 09/03/2004 – round of 16 second leg)
An emerging manager in Portugal, Mourinho took his Porto side to Old Trafford to face Manchester United as massive underdogs. They'd won the first leg but looked set to crash out on away goals as they approached the 90th minute of this second leg.
As the clock was running out, Costinha pounced on a stray ball in the box to give Porto the lead once more, and Mourinho immediately ran down the Old Trafford sideline. Iconic.
5. Trent Alexander-Arnold's quick thinking (Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona, 07/05/2019 – semi-final second leg)
A moment that will live forever in Liverpool folklore, the Reds had already fought their way back to parity following a 3-0 loss at Barcelona in the first leg.
It was Alexander-Arnold who produced a moment of magic to complete the remarkable turnaround. The right back took advantage of the opportunity while Barcelona's defense was dozing off and quickly flicked the ball towards the front post, where an unmarked Divock Origi was able to guide the ball past Marc-Andre ter Stegen. Anfield went wild.
4. Cristiano Ronaldo's bicycle kick (Juventus 0-3 Real Madrid, 03/04/2018 – quarter-final first leg)
Although Ronaldo had previously scored early on by pushing Isco's cross in, it was his second goal that would go down in the annals of European football.
The magic happened just after the hour mark. Gianluigi Buffon had no chance of stopping Ronaldo's overhead shot after he soar above Juve's defenders to connect with Dani Carvajal's cross.
3. Lionel Messi's solo run +Real Madrid 0-2 Barcelona, 27/04/2011 – semi-final first leg)
Words can occasionally fail you when discussing the renowned Argentine genius Messi. Unquestionably one of his most well-known goals, Messi picked the ball from nearthe halfway line, leaving five defenders in his wake, and then slipping a finish past Iker Casillas.
A thing of pure beauty, this was Messi at his beguiling best on his way to winning the competition with Barcelona.
2. FC Barcelona stun Paris at Camp Nou (Barcelona 6-1 Paris Saint-Germain, 08/03/2017 – round of 16 second leg)
A comeback moment that still baffles football fans today. Barcelona needed a complete miracle to overturn a 4-0 deficit from their previous last-16 matchup with Paris Saint-Germain.
Fortunately for their supporters at Camp Nou, the Catalan giants pulled off and completed one of the greatest Champions League comebacks ever.
1. The Miracle of Istanbul (AC Milan 3-3 Liverpool (aet, Liverpool win 3-2 on pens), 25/05/2005 – final)
Arguably the greatest comeback in Champions League history. Liverpool looked dead and buried at half-time, 3-0 down thanks to an attacking masterclass from Milan in the first period.
With goals from Steven Gerrard, Vladimir Smicer, and Xabi Alonso, the Reds managed to claw their way back into the game and force extra time. Jerzy Dudek's clutch penalty save completed the most amazing of comebacks.
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In our continuous effort to bring you the very best of Android, designed in everyway to suit your preference, with room for customization to personalize your experience with the TECNO brand, here’s a guide on how to customize text colour of your app drawer (an option which was initially impossible on Android without rooting or a third-party app).
If you would like to explore this path, adding beauty to interactions on your TECNO device, long-press on an empty space of your home screen. Tap on ‘Desktop Settings’ and on the next page, tap on ‘Text Colour’ and select ‘Custom’ from the list of available options.
Use the vertical slide to navigate between colours, the horizontal slide for intensity and the other in the colour window to set up colour hue.
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