4 Common Misunderstandings to Avoid as a New iOS or Mac User

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While it is a pretty well-known fact that Apple devices (both Mac and iOS ones) are easier to use than most offerings on the market, Apple has not done such a great job in some aspects of their usage and setup process. This has left users (especially those new to their ecosystem) open to confusion […]

How To Share and Collaborate With Google Calendar on Web, iPhone and Android


In the social world of today, our friends, our jobs, and our families require us to plan our lives ahead of time. Many of your events and appointments are written down in your calendar or planner. If you’re reading this, you’re a fortunate one, as you probably use a digital system and not just a […]

Top 3 Free And Secure Password Managers For iPhone

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Managing and saving passwords is an important part of our digital life. Previously I talked about LastPass, KeePass, and which is the best service to use in different use case scenarios. While both of them are solid on the desktop, they don’t transcribe too well on mobile platforms. LastPass’s mobile app needs a $12 a year subscription […]

Top 6 Android Apps for Taking Selfies Like a Pro

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As I talked about in the previous article about selfie apps for iPhone, selfies are everywhere and you can’t really ignore them. Even if you’re not a selfie enthusiast you’ll find yourself in one from time to time. So if this is where we’re at, better to take stock of the situation and prepare ourselves […]

GoodReader for iPad Review: The Best PDF Document Manager


If you own an iPad, then you surely know that one of the aspects where it clearly stands above the iPhone is when reading and editing documents. PDF files in particular tend to look absolutely stellar on Apple’s tablet, and with the aid of GoodReader, managing and annotating your PDFs becomes just as great an […]

How To Install And Configure Plugins In Foobar2000 (Plus The Best Plugins)


Foobar2000 music player for Windows is not for the faint hearted. It’s for the tinkerers, the curious and the patient. If you get the hang of it, it’s pretty much the best music player for Windows. Don’t believe it? Read about the 5 features that make it so. Foobar2000 is like Lego for music players. […]

Top 10 WhatsApp Tips Every User of this Addictive App Should Know

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WhatsApp has half a billion active users. Yes, active users who communicate using the app frequently. In countries like India, Brazil and a better part of Europe, WhatsApp is ubiquitous. You can live without Facebook, email or even a smartphone but you need WhatsApp because that’s where your friends and family hangout. So many of […]

How To Style Your Spreadsheets, Charts and Tables In Numbers for iPad


Since the introduction of iWork for iOS in 2010, Apple’s productivity apps have proved to be favorites among students and professionals on mobile devices. Among these, Numbers for iPad is perhaps the most impressive one, showing that you can create professional-grade spreadsheets with impressive graphs and charts without even needing a keyboard or a mouse. […]

Top 5 iOS Apps for Taking Selfies Like a Pro


Selfies are the new world order. Love ‘em or hate ‘em, one thing you can’t do is ignore them. They’re everywhere. Even if you don’t ascribe to the selfie nation, the average person has likely been asked to partake in a group selfie a countless number of times. Which does lessen the self-centered stigma attached to […]

How To Save Links And Pages For Later Use With Facebook Save

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When Facebook releases a new feature or product, it tends to make sure every one of their 1.5 billion users are aware of it. There are banners on the front page, press and videos flowing about. This time it was different. Facebook quietly launched a read-later service for the web and all of its apps […]

VSCO Cam vs Aviary vs Litely: Battle Of The Free Photo Editors For iPhone

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We can’t all be great photographers. But with the iPhone, we do carry a better camera in our pockets than the point-and-shoots we owned years ago. Plus, now we have technology to do the heavy lifting for us. The iPhone’s camera is one of the simplest things out there and the most suited for the “flick […]

A Comparison of the Best Minimal Cross-Platform Note Taking Apps


There are note taking apps and then there are note taking apps. Let me explain. You must be familiar with note taking behemoths like Evernote and OneNote. The kind of apps where you log details of your life using other services, where you archive things from the internet, create and share notebooks, collaborate with your […]

Top 3 Ways To Enable Immersive Mode For Any App In Android

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One of the big features for Android KitKat’s release was a fullscreen mode for apps. This fullscreen mode was dubbed as “Immersive Mode”. It only worked with a handful apps at the time, with Google Play Books as the highlighted app. Google promised that they’d roll out the feature for more apps, and third party apps […]

Dropbox vs Google Drive vs SpiderOak: Which Cloud Storage Is Best For You?


It feels like cloud services have plateaued. We’re all familiar with how Dropbox works and how documents are stored in Google Drive. We’re more than happy to work on them online rather than deal with local copies. Other than price drops in cloud storage and the ongoing privacy debate, nothing much has been going on. Now […]