10 Best New Websites For Free High Quality Stock Images


We are all well versed with the usual suspects of online stock image curators, the big players being Flickr, iStockphoto and Creative Commons search. But when it comes to high quality stock images from one of the big sites, things get complicated very fast. There’s the issue of legality and price. And many websites don’t even […]

How to Access Shared Windows Folders On iPhone (iOS) Over Wi-Fi


In the past, we have seen how to can access shared Windows folder on Android and stream media directly on the device. However, after I bought an iPhone recently, I realized that the feature was needed in the iOS device more than anything else. The reasons being: As iOS comes with non-expandable memory, and the […]

Nokia X Family: Is Nokia’s First Android Phone Worth Your Money?

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The dream of many Android and Nokia fans has come true. After the news of Microsoft buying Nokia, it almost seemed impossible. It might not exactly be what we all hoped for, but it’s still an Android phone from Nokia. That warrants your attention. But is it worth your money? Let’s find out.   At […]

VSCO Cam Review: The Best Photo Editing App for iPhone


Taking and sharing photos is a big thing on the iPhone, mainly because it’s just so convenient to have a very capable camera with you at all times that also happens to have instant access to the internet. But, while sharing photos as they are right on the camera roll is what most people do, […]

The Complete Guide to Securing Your Facebook Account With 2-Step Verification


Facebook is the most popular social network out there, so it’s only natural for you to try to secure your account the best you can. 2-step verification, also called Login Approvals on Facebook, is one of the best ways to do so. The Pros and Cons of 2-Step Verification Some of the most important online […]

Start for Android: A Cool Custom Lockscreen App for Android


The Play Store has tons of custom lockscreen apps, and yet I haven’t taken up any of them so far in my articles here at Guiding Tech. The reason isn’t neglect; there are hardly any good ones among them that are worth replacing your default lockscreen with.  However, the same can’t be said for Start. […]

Storehouse And Exposure: Create Beautiful Photo Stories With These 2 Apps


Flickr was the service that revolutionized the way we shared photos over the web. It allowed photographers to share their creativity across the internet without compromising the quality. Since then many other services have tried to get a piece of the photography pie, be it 500px or VSCOCam. And lately more and more casual users […]

The Best Ways to Customize Your Mac’s Menu bar

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Compared to Windows, the theming scope in Mac is really limited. Apple’s walled garden does not provide you the same level of freedom as Windows does. That of course comes with its own set of benefits. Your Mac is far less likely to get infected with viruses and a lot of Mac apps are superior […]

Threes: A Simple and Addictive Grid-based Math Puzzle for iOS


Let’s be honest. One of the most dangerous things about trying new games every now and then on the iPhone or other iOS devices is that you risk finding something cheap and addictive that can seriously take away from your free time. And the fact that in most cases these games can be played using […]

How to Create Your Own Media Server on Mac or iOS With Plex


On the web there are plenty of services for organizing your media, but every now and then one pops up that really goes the extra mile to provide a better experience. This is the case with Plex, which allows you to create your own ‘server’ using your Mac or iOS device to stream your media […]

How to Change Your Android Lock PIN Automatically With TimePIN


Android offers a number of security options for the user, like pattern, pin, password and even the worthless face unlock. However, once we set these passwords, we rarely change them. But according to experts, the safest practice is to keep changing your passwords regularly. The often you change your password, the more secured your account is. […]

Want Flappy Bird Back? Here are Alternatives and Tips to Keep the Magic Alive

Flappy Bird

Flappy Bird was a rare phenomenon in the modern mobile app world. It shot to fame 7 months after its release, thanks to angry people on the internet venting about this frustratingly difficult game. And just like that everyone was part of it. But the popularity was a bit too much for the indie developer […]

PrinterShare Review: Probably the Best Printing App for Android


Setting up an iPhone to print wirelessly from my computer which doesn’t have Google Cloud Print support, was a cakewalk. The iPhone has a built-in support for wireless printing (see the screenshots below) and one can directly share a document with the installed printer plugin to move over a print command to the home wireless […]

Top 10 Apps, Plugins and Tricks To Save Anything In Evernote


Evernote is one of the biggest note taking tools available for any platform you might be using. It’s probably the most popular too. Evernote is used by a variety of people in different professions. Be it writers, researchers, lawyers or doctors. Adding and managing content are the two biggest parts of using Evernote. In this […]