How to Activate Google Now Voice From Any Screen on Android

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Ever since I upgraded my Nexus 4 to KitKat, I’ve been a fan of the Google Now Launcher. It was clean, it was fast and it signified what was to come next – Lollipop. I was floored by the big beautiful icons. And when I finally got touch-less Google Search using OK Google, things got so […]

How to Create and Manage Custom Photoshop Workspaces

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If you follow the different tutorials on Photoshop that we’ve published so far, you know how powerful and versatile a tool Photoshop can be, allowing you to perform various tasks ranging from simple image editing to more advanced workflows. In fact, every time you open Photoshop you certainly have a task in mind, but having […]

How to Add Location to Your Google+ Photos (or Remove it)

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Google+ Photos is the one-stop destination for me when it comes to saving and sharing photos online. There are many small underlying reasons I choose Google+ over any other service. But the ones worth mentioning are the unlimited space for 2048p uploads, the Auto-awesome and Stories. Stories is a great way to share photos online; Google […]

Top 8 Firefox Add-ons for Android

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Sure, Firefox is no longer the hottie in the browser space. On desktop, Chrome still rules. On Android, Chrome is the default for many phones. But ol’ Firefox still has some fire in it. Especially if you’re a pro user who wants to enhance your browsing experience using add-ons or extensions. I like to tell […]

GT Explains: Should You Be Using Google Data Saver on Desktop?

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For a long time, Chrome on iOS and Android has had a data saver feature. When enabled, all the pages that you download on your web browser first go through Google’s own servers and are then compressed and delivered to you. This process is really fast. And I’ve actually seen significant data saving (20-40%) when using […]

How to Install TN-X on Your Hacked PS Vita for Perfect PS1 Emulation

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In past entries, we explained how to hack your PS Vita in order to run TN-V, a PSP emulated firmware that allows to play your PSP game backups, install emulators for other consoles, and more. This time, we’ll show you how to install and run a PS1 emulator that provides perfect emulation of most PS1 titles. […]

8 Reasons Why EverythingMe Is the Simplest Yet Most Powerful Android Launcher

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I honestly think that Android launchers are made to be a bigger deal than they should be. Sometimes I wish it was like iOS’s Springboard. Just one, awesome, well thought-out way of getting around. But of course, that’s not possible in Android. Android is messy. There’s always too much going on. And where there’s a mess, […]

How to Get MIUI-like Status Bar Network Speed Indicator on Android and iOS

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I have been a follower of MIUI ROMs since the initial days while it was still in beta. I must say, it has come out to be one of the best things that happened to Android. Not many people knew about it when it was available as a custom ROM and most users were unsure […]

Top 3 Material Design Inspired Live Wallpaper Apps for Android

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I still have vivid memories from when I saw the live wallpaper demo in Android 2.1. This was early 2010 and Nexus One had just come out. You can do that? The nerd in me screamed. There were all kinds of live wallpapers, and still are, for that matter. Waterfalls, flowers growing, clouds moving, nature […]

How to Mirror a Windows Phone Screen on a Windows Computer

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One of the new features in Windows Phones in the Windows 8.1 update is the Project My Screen option in the settings menu. Using this option, you can easily project your phone to a Windows computer using a USB cable and see everything that happens on the screen directly on the computer. Let’s see how […]

How to Root Redmi 2 and Install Custom CWM Recovery

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Redmi 2, the latest budget smartphone from Xioami, might be a tough contender for other budget phones in the market. Still unsure of where it stands, we have yet to come out with a full review. But we sure have rooted the phone. If you’ve got one and would love to root it, we have […]

6 Use Cases for Apple Watch that I’m Excited About

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There’s a multitude of Apple Watch articles out there. Everything from focusing way too much on the $10,000 anomaly that is the Apple Watch Edition, to obsessing over the fashion element, to discussing the range of bands and their combination, to articles that question the mere existence of such a device. Today, I thought I’d […]

Windows 10 Upgrade: Free or Not Free? Some Questions Answered

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Ever since Microsoft put up the slide that said Windows 10 upgrade is going to be free for the first year, all hell broke loose. Free? Did I just read that on a Microsoft slide? Is the apocalypse real? Naturally, we all have a lot of questions about just how this is going to work. […]

How to Make a Silhouette Image with Photoshop

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Silhouette pictures can come pretty handy for different occasions. For example, you can use them to create a very elegant and minimal greeting card, to give some unique style to any page on your website or to add some personality to your Facebook profile, among many other uses. In this entry, you will learn how […]