Some Little-Known Productivity Tips For Finder and Dock in OS X Mavericks

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If you are a Mac user, you know that OS X makes life a lot easier thanks to the small details that make the system so much more reliable and efficient. With every new version of the system though, Apple always introduces a series of new features that make it even better. OS X Mavericks […]

Get Better Email Interface for Outlook and Yahoo on Android with myMail


A few months ago, I migrated from Gmail to Outlook. Gmail fans might wonder why I’d move to a less feature-rich (supposedly) tool. Well the answer is simple. As Outlook was new in the market, I was able to pick up my favourite email alias, which was not available on Gmail. Plus I wanted to […]

Top 3 Speed Reading Apps for iPhone and iPad

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The content available on the Internet is ever increasing, but our attention spans and capacity to consume are not. Speed reading is not a new concept, Tim Ferris has written about this several times but until now you had to develop the art of speed reading by practising for hours. But not any more. A […]

Software Data Cable App: All-in-One File Transfer Solution for Android


Time and again we have seen ways in which we can transfer files from Android to Windows using Wi-Fi, send files and app between two Android devices and also how we can sync files and folders between Android and Windows automatically. The only problem was, a different app was required for each of these tasks. […]

OpenEmu for Mac: The iTunes Of Old-School Games


In other entries, we have shown you how your Mac can be a very capable gaming machine that allows you to enjoy your older catalogue of both handheld and console Nintendo games via emulation apps. As it turns out,  OpenEmu for Mac, a new application, was released sometime back that takes an entirely new approach […]

How to Use Google Location History, Enable or Disable It


The next time you are asked to prove your alibi, don’t rely on your memory or call in for favors. Just open Google Location History and voila, it knows where you were at that precise time! This shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone though. As long as your phone’s GPS is on, the apps […]

How to Make iOS Reminders a Better Task Manager With GoodTask App


If one of your main uses for your iPhone is to help you keep track of your tasks and organize them, then surely you must have seen plenty of to-do apps on the App Store. Here at Guiding Tech we have covered some of the most notable of them, like Any.Do and Clear. This time, […]

3 Cool New Safari Features and Changes on iOS 7


With the move from iOS 6 to iOS 7, Apple brought a series of changes to its mobile operating system, including all its native apps. Safari in particular was one of the apps that underwent the most drastic changes, some of which we outlined in this post. There are quite a few more, though, as […]

T9 App Dialer is Probably the Fastest Way to Search For Installed Apps on Android


One thing I have always looked forward to having in Android’s app drawer is the ability to search for apps easily and effectively. However, many stock launchers, including the popular Samsung Touch Wiz, and third-party launchers haven’t integrated the search feature yet. Thankfully, the Sony Xperia Z’s stock app launcher – the Android device I […]

How to Give Your Android a Cool New Look with Themer


Most of us love to personalize our gadgets to make them stand out and to make sure that they don’t start boring us. The best most of us can do on a smartphone is change the wallpaper and lock screen from time to time, but that’s certainly not enough.. definitely not enough for Android users! Today […]

Play Old Nintendo Classics On Your Mac Through Emulation Part 2: Consoles


In a past entry, we showed you how you could enjoy some of the best Nintendo handheld games by playing them on your Mac via Gameboy and Gameboy Advance emulator apps. This time, we’ll focus on Nintendo’s home consoles, showing you how to play, NES, Super NES, Nintendo 64 and even Nintendo Gamecube games on […]

Play Old Nintendo Classics On Your Mac Through Emulation Part 1: Handhelds


Are you a fan of old school gaming? Did you own some Nintendo consoles or handhelds years ago and now you wish you could go back to them and play some of your favorite games? Well, nowadays it is perfectly possible to play games from Nintendo and a variety of other systems on your Mac […]

How to Use Fleksy Invisible Keyboard for Android For Touch Typing


Coming from an engineering background, I know how important it is to be to be able to type on our cell phones without looking at it (I know, I know.. you don’t say). Back in my college days we all had T9 keypads on our phones which made texting without looking at the phone easier. […]

How to Make Your Evernote More Secure With Two-Step Verification


It’s important to keep our online accounts safe. An easy way to do this is to strengthen your password – a harder password makes it less likely someone may guess it and gain access to your account. However, an even easier task to perform, and one much more secure, is to enable two-step verification. This […]