About Ashish Mundhra

Ashish Mundhra is a tech blogger from TechPanache and is an enthusiast in the field of technology. A software engineer, he enjoys learning about technological advancements and exploring the gamut of new developments in the field. Once versed with the knowledge, he loves sharing his experiences and experiments with the world.

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How to Get Android L Lock Screen on Android 4.0 and Above

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Android L might be released this fall with a bunch of new features like the Material Design, a completely revamped lockscreen, and lots of performance optimization. It’s going to be a while before most devices get the update, and like always, some will be left out. Well, that’s something we have to deal with when […]

How to Open Links Without Leaving an Android App

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Whether through messages, status updates, tweets or some group message on Whatsapp, there are times when we receive some external links that we need to open in the default browser on our droids. While we do that, we need to leave the current app we are working with. The scenario only gets worse when some data […]

Month: An Amazing Calendar Widget for your Android

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Most of us might be using a calendar app to easily organize our day-to-day meetings, meetups, and events. All Android devices already have a comprehensive built-in stock app from Google that covers all the aspects necessary for a calendar app. However, most of the time users forgo opening the entire app, and instead just look at […]

All-In-One Toolbox is a Great All-Around Maintenance App for Android

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So far on Guiding Tech we have talked about Android apps with which you can batch uninstall apps, optimize CPU usage, or clean up junk from the device. These apps usually specialize in one thing to help you better manage your Android smartphone. But today I am going to talk about an amazing Android app that combines all […]

How to Control Android Remotely Using TeamViewer QuickSupport

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Remote assistance is a great way for you to aid others with their day-to-day tech problems. It’s way better than directing someone over the phone. Because of the visual assistance, the user at the other end can learn what’s going on easily. Considering my area of expertise, I am the go-to guy in my family […]

How to Auto Silence Your Android For Specific Contacts, Time, Location

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Task automation is one of the most loved features of Android; it’s way better than anything similar you would find for iPhone and Windows. We have talked about apps where you can create automated tasks for activating silent mode on your phone based on a specific time or location. While those apps still work flawlessly, today I am […]

How to Get iOS Like DND (Do Not Disturb) on Android

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When you’ve owned smartphones from two different platforms, you see the positive and negative sides of both. Sometimes, you wish you could bring the plus points of each together. We have already seen how we can get iOS-like notifications on our Android. The feature makes it easy for us to access and read notifications without unlocking the phone […]

How to Hide Files Securely using a PIN on Android

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Years ago I talked about an app for Android with which you can hide any files using a password. While the app delivered what it promised, it had some shortcomings; for example, there was no recovery option for file hashing. Also the app didn’t use a master password, so hiding a file required a different password each time, which […]

How to Stream Your Windows 8 Screen to Android

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Before I start, let’s take a look at a scenario we might face in everyday life. Suppose you’re in the middle of watching a movie on your computer and you suddenly feel like moving to the balcony to enjoy the movie on your tablet with the fresh air and a cup of coffee. What a […]

How to Access Android Widgets on Any Screen

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I don’t like restrictions; that’s the reason I prefer Android over iOS. While using an Android, there’s no hard and fast rule that the apps can only be accessed from the app drawer of your default launcher. We have talked about ways that allow us to launch apps on Android while working on other apps. […]

6 Best Budgeting and Personal Finance Apps for iOS, Android and Windows Phone

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For me, keeping track of my money used to seem like the most Herculean feat in this world. Daunting tasks such as bill payments, due dates, and maintaining a monthly budget gave me goosebumps. Excel sheets, financial journals, and the additional math were like monsters to be defeated. But now, times have changed and we […]

How to Search Files Quickly on Android with Search Everything

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No matter how smooth app launchers have become, be it the Modern Start Menu of Windows 8 or the Aviate launcher on Android, what we really yearn for is instant information right at our fingertips. Now we did talk about some apps like FARR and Launchy, which you can install on Windows. These apps index all of […]

How to Transfer Files Between Cloud Backup Services on Android

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Time and again we have seen many ways using which we can directly transfer files from one cloud storage service to another from our computers. However there are times when you might need to transfer a file urgently from one service to another and you might only have your Android in your pocket to help you […]

How to Limit Mobile Data Use on Android Jelly Bean

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We have covered some apps that help you manage your mobile data plan better on your Android device. Once installed, they monitor the amount of data each running app is using and sound an alarm when you are about to reach your threshold for the particular month, and finally deactivate it once you reach the limit thus saving your monthly […]