How to Add Custom Shortcuts to the Android Notification Drawer

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I hate to admit it, but the one thing that I really like about the new Samsung devices which I didn’t get on my Xperia Z, were the numerous shortcuts in the Android notification drawer. In my phone I could only control Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, data and device sound and vibration profile, but that’s certainly not […]

FineScanner: An iOS Scanner App That Makes Scanning Quick and Easy

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Being able to use your iPhone in novel and useful ways is always very empowering, especially when you can save yourself a lot of time and trouble. This is exactly the case when using your iPhone as a personal scanner, and while it might not be on par with professional, dedicated scanners, it still can […]

How to Use Android as Extended Desktop on Windows 8 or 8.1

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Wouldn’t it be great if you could use your Android big screens tablets as extended laptop display if they’re just lying around waiting for you to pick them up? I had this in mind for my 10.1 inch Samsung Note 2 tablet for a long time. I knew it would serve well as my laptop’s extended display. […]

10 Best Plugins to Customize Muzei Live Wallpaper For Android

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Muzei is a Live Wallpaper app for Android phones and tablets. There are thousands of live wallpaper apps available for Android, but this one is different. Firstly because it’s made by Roman Nurik, the developer of DashClock, the now ubiquitous lockscreen replacement. DashClock became popular because it was really easy to use and even easier […]

The Complete Guide to Samsung S Voice and How to Use it Effectively

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S Voice is an intelligent personal assistant exclusive to Samsung that allows you to control your device with vocal commands. Whether your hands are tied up or you’re just looking for a shortcut, S Voice will come in handy and streamline your mobile experience. How to use S Voice A good mobile app should be user-friendly, and with S […]

How to Record Everything You Type on Android With Type Machine App

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We all must have encountered situations where we were working (typing, to be precise) on an app on Android and it suddenly crashed taking all the entered text with it. Some users also wish if there was a way they could copy more than just one snippet of information on their device’s clipboard and toggle […]

5 Advantages of BitTorrent Sync Over a Cloud Sync Tool Like Dropbox

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BitTorrent Sync is a newer method of syncing your files (in fact, it’s still in beta). Like any other syncing service, it’s purpose is to have your files and data synced across devices so that you have the freedom and flexibility to work on them from anywhere. But why would you want to use it […]

3 Best Tools to Auto-Unsubscribe from Marketing Emails

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Nobody likes inbox clutter, especially if you don’t have all day to check emails. I’ve been a victim of newsletter spam for sometime now, and it took me a considerable amount of time to segregate important from the useless ones. An annoyance I lived with for a while and then decided it was time to […]

How to Minimize and Prioritize Mobile Data Usage on iPhone

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If you have an iPhone, then you must surely subscribe to a mobile data plan in order to have internet access anywhere. Most of these plans are limited though, and only but the most expensive ones give you unlimited data for you to use. That is, if your particular carrier in your city or country […]

3 Power Tips To Get The Most Out Of GOM Media Player

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On Windows, GOM is the best alternative available to VLC. And in many ways it’s better. It has more features, has just as good codec support and it’s actually faster than VLC. Find out more about why you should go for it in our review here. In this article we talk about how to make […]

How to Transfer Music and Playlists from iPhone to iTunes On Your PC or Mac

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iTunes sync is the perfect example of how an otherwise creative company can mess up a simple media copy/paste operation. Few days back, I had to format my computer due to a technical glitch and I was unaware of the fact that iTunes library files must have been on my backup list (right, the ‘I’ll do […]

5 Features That Make Foobar2000 One of the Best Music Players

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If you’re a passionate music fan, foobar2000 is a music player (Windows only) you’ll want to use; it’s simple, yet heavily customizable and feature-filled, yet uncluttered. And more than anything, it’s free! If you back up your music collection to a library of local music files, foobar2000 will not only make it easier to do that, […]

7 Must-Know Google+ Photos Tips to Make the Most Out of it

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Google+ may not be the go-to social network for you but you should still be on it because there’s much more to it than meets the eyes. Take photos, for instance. Almost all of you click the maximum photos from your phone’s camera and some of it makes its way to Facebook, some to Instagram […]

How to Use and Sync More Than One Google Drive Account on Windows

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In the past we have seen how to modify the settings of the Google Drive app for Windows and configure it to access multiple Google Drive account in the same Windows profile. However after few updates of the app, the trick ceased to work and users started reporting that they get errors when more than […]