The problem with Dstv community dishes and my solution

It’s not once or twice that I have been called to solve some community dish problems in a block of flats. In fact the last one I was to was the Uchumi building at Juja. Interestingly the person who calls me is the tenant and not the landlord or agent. Let us examine why landlords … Continue reading The problem with Dstv community dishes and my solution

How to use the component video on your TV with DVD Player or decoder

The component video connection is capable of all High Definition Resolution depending on the source of the signal and the display capabilities of the monitor or TV. Component video should not be confused with composite video which uses a single cable for the video. Composite video is the most common way of connecting a DVD … Continue reading How to use the component video on your TV with DVD Player or decoder

Legality of replacing Dstv with Very cheap bEIN Sports in Kenya

Dstv Kenya, the most expensive pay TV Company in Kenya and Sub-Saharan Africa is being replaced by the very cheap bEIN Sports Decoder. So it seems the monopoly the Dstv enjoys is slowly coming to an end especially for Premium football content. It’s no secret that Dstv is loosing customers to Startimes and Zuku for … Continue reading Legality of replacing Dstv with Very cheap bEIN Sports in Kenya

Azam Satellite TV Officially in Kenya the decoder review

This past Saturday I had a chance of installing Azam TV in Nairobi and here is the review. Before this installation I must admit that I never knew Azam were live in Kenya. I only knew of Azam as the Tanzanian TV company to be soon launched elsewhere in East Africa. Azam TV has a … Continue reading Azam Satellite TV Officially in Kenya the decoder review

Simple problems that should not stress you about your android phone

Advice from an LG Mobile Communications Technician Today I met up with one of Kenya’s best Mobile phone Technicians. His name Felix Kimanzi Mutisya and he works at LG customer service centre at Luthuli Avenue. You can reach him through SMS, Whatsapp or Calling on 0729497712.During his time at the LG Direct Service centre along … Continue reading Simple problems that should not stress you about your android phone

Shopping for a GOtv, Dstv, Zuku decoder adapter, what not to buy

For whatever reason, your Power adapter is no longer functioning or is lost. Where will you buy a replacement? Maybe at your local electronics shop or hawker. Whatever places you think you can get it, do not just get any adapter or phone charger. The best replacement you can get is from the dealers themselves. … Continue reading Shopping for a GOtv, Dstv, Zuku decoder adapter, what not to buy

Ten reasons to buy a Universal or multifunction Electric extension

Do you ever struggle when plugging in your electronic equipment into wall outlets? I bet you have, I have seen people using Bic Biro Caps, Keys, Pegs, Toothpicks, Twigs, Fundis use screwdrivers, multimeter test leads, Long nose pliers and anything at their disposal in the workshop or field. By the way it’s very important not … Continue reading Ten reasons to buy a Universal or multifunction Electric extension

What to consider when connecting Speakers to Amplifiers

Connecting speakers to Amplifies is assumed to be a very easy task, but it’s actually one of the hardest things to do. In this post I will highlight the most overlooked features and therefore mistakes that people do when connecting speakers to Amplifiers, Hi-Fis, Home Theatres and Radios. Some of the features are straightforward ignored … Continue reading What to consider when connecting Speakers to Amplifiers

The JEC 3245 High Power Bridgeable 4 channel car audio amplifier

The JEC amplifier is a 4 Channel,  Bridgeable (6 ways), 2 ohm stable, High/Low Pass producing Super bass music at 600 Watts and with an inbuilt variable crossover . At least this is what is written on the amplifier itself. Are these mere words or does Japan Electric Company (JEC) put their money where their rice eating … Continue reading The JEC 3245 High Power Bridgeable 4 channel car audio amplifier

Meaning of LNB Skew and What is LNB tweaking and how is it done

LNB skew is the rotational position of the LNB mounted on a satellite dish. It must be set within certain limits to reduce the number of errors received on both vertically and Horizontally Polarized Transponders. Spectrum analyzers are used to set the skew by professionals installing Uplink ground stations and sometimes receiving (or downlink) satellite … Continue reading Meaning of LNB Skew and What is LNB tweaking and how is it done