Hello folks, I am Oludolapo Soboyede, fondly known as Olu, Dolapo or simply Dee. Welcome to Wonderous Ponder, my personal space on the Internet. I am the founder of Yinkos, a London-based IT company. I enjoy reading, blogging, coding, singing and playing musical instruments (piano and the guitar to a small extent) – you can listen to my music here, listening to a wide variety of music and watching movies. On this blog I write about various topics of interest, including IT, philosophy, reviews, etc. Enjoy.

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Recent Posts

How to use a Diminished chord in a 1-6 progression

When going from 1 down to a 6, you can play substitute the 6 part with a 1diminished chord over flat 5. E.g. In the key of Cmajor if you are playing a 1-6-5 melody from a C to A and then G, on the right hand you play C C+D#+F#+A C+E+G On the left … Continue reading How to use a Diminished chord in a 1-6 progression



A Nice Run to Play Before the 1 Starting Chord

Hi folks, In this post I will talk about a nice run to play before the starting 1 chord of slow gospel chords. On the left hand, you go 3 4 5 6 7 1 e.g. in the key of C major, you will go E F G A B C On the right hand … Continue reading A Nice Run to Play Before the 1 Starting Chord



The 9 (add 6) Chord

Hi folks, I will like to talk about the 9 (add 6) chord. This chord is a nice one to use in worship songs. You can use this for the 2 chord or the 1 chord. E.g When playing a 6-2 progression, you can play a minor 9 for the 6 chord and a 9 … Continue reading The 9 (add 6) Chord



How to fix error Unsupported major.minor version 52.0 when syncing Gradle Script Android Studio

Hi folks, Recently when trying to run an Android project in Android studio, I noticed the following error on opening it: Unsupported major.minor version 52.0 After doing some Google search I found that the problem was due to the code requiring Java 8 while my IDE used Java 7. So, to fix it one has … Continue reading How to fix error Unsupported major.minor version 52.0 when syncing Gradle Script Android Studio



Some Cool MS Excel Features: Filtering and Easy Average Calculation

Hi, Today I will go over two cool features I like in Ms Excel. Filtering and easy Average calculation. Filtering is very useful if you end to extract subsets of data. To access filters in Excel, first create a table from a range of data. To do this, highlight the entire table, then click Insert … Continue reading Some Cool MS Excel Features: Filtering and Easy Average Calculation