How to Use BitTorrent Sync 2.0 to Sync Photos and Files: A Detailed Guide


We’ve already spoken about DAEMON Sync using which a user can sync media and personal files to and from a computer and smartphone. The only reason to introduce the app was because of the version 2.0 update to BitTorrent Sync. Heck! It took me hours to figure out everything there is to the app and things […]

How to Take Notes on Note5 Using the S Pen

Galaxy Note5 S Pen

Every year, the Note comes out with better specs, better stylus and improved notetaking features. This year is no exception. The Note5 has a whole new mechanism for interacting with the S Pen. You just have to click and pull it out. It’s easy and smooth. Doesn’t matter if you’re writing a quick list of […]

How to Send an SMS or MMS From Your iPad

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Even with a cellular data plan, iPads can’t natively send an SMS. That doesn’t mean you can’t chat with others by SMS. It requires a little configuration on your iPhone or a third-party app. Your Best Bet: Continuity With Your iPhone If you have both an iPhone and iPad running at least iOS 8.1, that’s […]

DAEMON Sync: Easier Alternative to BitTorrent Sync to Sync Mobile Media and Files


How cool would it be for you to come from vacation or a road trip and just as you freshen up after coming home, all your photos gets synced to your computer? I have always hated the idea of connecting the phone to a computer using a data cable. I feel everything should be wireless, clutter […]

How to Search Directly Within Apps on iOS 9

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I have more than a hundred and fifty apps on my iPhone. While the first screen is neatly organized with my favorite apps, the next 4 pages are abysmal. But it doesn’t matter because most of the time, I just use Spotlight to search for apps. It’s only a down-swipe gesture away on the homescreen […]

Dying to Evolve: The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ Review

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I’m a firm believer in technology. It doesn’t care for fashion or trends or appeal. It cares only about simplifying things. Making it better. Evolving to outgrow the old norms and become something even better. Take a look at the internet itself. How it’s changed over the years and we’re now ready for Web 3.0, […]

2 Free and Secure Services to Encrypt Files in Cloud Storage


Would you trust your friend or an associate with an official file or with a private photo from a vacation? I am sure, the answer will be a big NO. So if we can’t trust our associates or friends, how we trust cloud services with GBs of data from our personal and professional lives? If […]

How to Send Live Photos to Other Devices from Your iPhone 6s


You got your iPhone 6s with 3D Touch and you’ve been experimenting with your shiny new device like I have. Live Photos in particular are pretty cool. When the feature is enabled, your iPhone will capture 1.5 seconds before and 1.5 seconds after every photo you take. Then when you go back into your Photos […]

GT Explains: What is Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 and Why it Should Not Freak You Out


It’s been quite a while that Windows 10 has launched and still people are reluctant whether they should upgrade to it or not. There’s no  straight cut answer to this, but we always try our best to help you through the decision. From what I feel, Wi-Fi Sense, a new feature included in Windows 10, has […]

How to Get the Old 4-Digit Passcode Back in iOS 9


If you upgraded to iOS 9, you may or may not have noticed depending on the way you upgraded that your iPhone now requires a six-digit passcode to unlock your device. This is two digits more than the previous four necessary. From the moment I upgraded to the iOS 9 beta months before the public […]

How to Customize Your Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Effectively

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With every passing year we’ve seen some incredible high-resolution products hitting the market. Retina display was an effective buzzword, but the resolution wars have raged long before and continue to do so. We have the pleasure of testing the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2, but surprisingly it doesn’t get the Theme Store like its brethren smartphones. Anyhow, […]

How to Link Smartphones and Tablets to Create a Unified Surround Speaker


At some point or the other, we all have tried various hacks in order to get louder sound from our phone or tablet’s speakers. The glass or the bowl trick works all the time and gives you a louder sound when you don’t have a portable speaker at your disposal. But what if I told you […]

How to Save Time and Keystrokes on Your Chromebook

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If you do a ton of typing on your Chromebook, you probably regret you can’t install your favorite PC or Mac program for text expansion. That doesn’t mean you can’t optimize your keystrokes and avoid the trackpad on your Chromebook. A few built-in tools and extensions can speed you through your day. Memorize or Create […]

How to Customize Your iPhone 6s’ Sensitivity to 3D Touch


3D Touch is an incredible new way to interact with your iPhone’s display. Because it’s a hardware feature, it’s only available on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus and presumably new iPhones in the future. It enables you to perform different actions in iOS based on how firmly you’re pressing on the screen while […]