Posts Tagged: 2020

August 2020 In Brief

Remote training for a user of our Cooperative Society module of FrontAccounting continued, with needed upgrading and database administration work for the application performed. The version 1.2 upgrade of Gerian Assistant continued with the implementation of features to fast-track SFI’s HIDDEN game. The installation of EPPMS for the client was 21 years old this month, and the client was visited for technical support issues. An IT staff joined the team.

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My new HIDDEN best of 9680

Playing HIDDEN yesterday I made a new personal best score of 9680 points with 32 words completed in 30 minutes, winning a third Fox Rainbow, 4 other badges and 10 Rewardicals.

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First jackpot Zingo win

On my 53rd Zingo entry I finally hit the jackpot to win 1,000 Rewardicals! I used to wonder how quickly some people won the jackpot after just a few seconds. Well, today I won it myself within a few seconds.

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Here comes the Fox Rainbow!

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I’ve been playing HIDDEN seriously now for about a month. The other day when I scored 7200 I was pleased but now I just got something even much better, 9410 with all the four foxes spotted for the first time, 250 Rewardicals and 5 badges to…

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The Big Ransom Winner!

A big congratulations to SFI Bronze Team Leader affiliate Yusuf O who just won the King’s Ransom at a whopping 821 TCredits! You too reading this can also be the lucky winner like this of over $1,500 in value.

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July 2020 In Brief

Remote training for a user of our Cooperative Society module of FrontAccounting took off, still in progress. Labelwriter was revised twice for the client. Our stand-alone Report Manager PSR report viewer was upgraded, along with its implementation in MoneyBooks modules. The next version 1.2 upgrade of Gerian Assistant began, including the Rewardical Redemption Ledger and other features.

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Introducing... The Fiver!

July 22 was an interesting day at SFI. On the one part, I picked up 20 Daily Crown entries. Towards the end of the day (late morning SFI time), a new promotion was announced, “The Fiver,” something for SFI affiliates to end July with. 55 TCredits for $15.55 would be the lowest price EVER on TCredits!

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I outfoxed the foxes!

Hidden is a word-guessing game with a lot of drama, built around a foxy theme and spiced up with some sound effects. Today I played the game to win, not only surpassing the target of 10 words but also racking up 3585 points, a Daily Crown entry and three badges.

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June 2020 In Brief

Three-day Printwiser Estimating training was conducted for GlobalPlus Publishing, at the end of which they were introduced to the advanced cost analysis report. Preparations for conducting remote training for a user of our Cooperative Society module of FrontAccounting were concluded, including needed upgrading of the module. The next major upgrade of Labelwriter was discussed with the client.

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Not enough 6-Packs to go round!

At the newly-relaunched Pricebenders auctions, of course! And I am referring to TCredits. Most of the time, it’s the slow movers that are there, the 100-Packs, the CSA packs, and the S-Builder Co-Op Units. Whenever a 6-Pack managed to show up, it got grabbed even before…

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Microsoft still supports Windows 7

By Chris Emejuru

Yes, even if occasionally. The support was supposed to have ended January 14, 2020, the excuse Facebook used to cripple WhatsApp on Windows devices from that date. Now look at the Windows Update history on my Windows 7 laptop.

Windows Update historyAnyway,…

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Daily Crown win of 1000 Rewardicals

The Daily Crown drawing is a TripleClicks reward scheme for people that play games at the site. The more you play and win some games the more entries into the (next day’s) drawing you get. 75,000 Rewardical tokens are awarded to 580 lucky randomly-chosen winners daily.



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Got served 4 Kings in a row, but...

By Chris Emejuru

Got served four Kings in a row on Monday, June 15, for the very first time in my years of playing Card King. But it was a waste. I didn’t get to win the King’s Ransom prize, of 125 TCredits at the time. What…

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May 2020 In Brief

The website development project from last month was concluded. An alternative candidate listing report presentation format for Labelwriter was suggested by the client, and we considered the possibility of conducting remote training for a user of our Cooperative Society module of FrontAccounting. Minor database-side changes were made to the Accounts Payable and Inventory modules of MoneyBooks.

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April 2020 In Brief

Following completion of new domain name registration and hosting project last month, this month saw the take-off of full website development, still on-going. Before this the next upgrade of Labelwriter with a new candidate listing report was concluded, while some changes were made to the Data Manager and GL modules of MoneyBooks along with the Blog application.

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Access all courses for free next week at Vue Mastery!

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From March 13th to 15th, Vue Mastery had its free weekend promotion for all their courses, later extended to the 16th. If you missed that and are looking for something to keep you occupied next week, here is another opportunity. I just came across this one in my…

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I recruited a ghost

I recruited a ghost.
What a calamity!
To rob me of the joys of achievement.

Why do I say this?
Key code points to social media.
A funny combination of names.
Country of “United States,”
But no state or even city.

And along with…

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How I lost 25 VP and 13 RT

The constellation prizes for Astro Auctions have to be claimed within 7 days. This is what could happen when you fail to do so.

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March 2020 In Brief

This month saw much time spent on provision of on-site and off-site technical support for our Printwiser, MoneyBooks and web application clients. The next upgrade of Labelwriter with a new candidate listing report was begun, while work was completed for a new domain name registration and hosting client, prior to full website development.

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A dozen eggs is worth more than 12

By Chris Emejuru

Sounds like a negation doesn’t it? Well, think about it for a moment. There is strength in numbers, for sure. And buying in bulk often comes with discounts.

You may be wondering where this is leading. Imagine those eggs were TCredits, or anything with a price…

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February 2020 In Brief

Initial work was completed on TCProd for managing TripleClicks product banners on the Partners page of our website. We carried out data entry review for users of our Cooperative Society module for FrontAccounting, to determine their correctness. The first 2020 upgrade of Labelwriter was implemented as version 9.2, incorporating a new ticking list report. A comprehensive VAT documentation report was implemented for MoneyBooks Sales, while the Microsoftware Blog and the Data Manager and System modules of MoneyBooks were also revised.

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January 2020 In Brief

The new year began with the implementation of TripleClicks product banners on the Partners page of our website, and shortly work started on a new application TCProd to assist with that. Renewal of 2-year domain name and 2GB hosting for a client’s two domains was completed. The Payroll and Sales modules of MoneyBooks were revised in connection with new salary tables and the new 7.5% VAT rate. Gerian Assistant was also updated to handle new product groups for Astro Auctions announced by SFI. EPPMS client was visited in connection with continued technical support for the long-running application.

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WhatsApp did not stop working on January 14, 2020 on Windows Phone devices!

The messaging app WhatsApp did not stop working on Windows Phone devices on January 14, 2020. Or did it? Check out my thoughts and experiences.

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December 2019 In Brief

The month began with a stock taking project undertaken along with an associate of ours. LVReg got several enhancements including search for the audit trail with paged results, an authorization table, express registration options that varied by user type, a link for registered businesses to view their data and status, and finally registration guidelines and promotional materials pages. This Blog was also enhanced with the new mobile-only quick-access button menu below the logo, a new popular posts page and a completely restructured posts listing page. The Inventory and Sales modules of MoneyBooks were revised to better handle item stocking and sales data processing, including new reports and features. The Time Manager module was also updated along with Gerian and MR-Randomizer.

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Secrets of Success (Part 2)

6. You must have a mission statement in life. This is simply a set of guiding principles which clearly state where you are going and where you want to be at the end of your life.

7. Associate only with positive, focused people you can learn from and who will…

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Secrets of Success

1. Sleep less: This is one of the best investments you can make to make your life productive and rewarding.

2. Set aside one hour every morning for personal development matters.

3. Do not allow those things that matter the most in your life to be at the mercy of…

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Computer Generations and History

Computers as we know them today have become an integral part of our lives and day to day activities. Before we move on to generations and history of computers, we must first understand what a computer is. A computer is an electronic device for storing and processing data, typically in…

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