How To Transfer Files Between Two or More Androids Wirelessly


I’m sure you’ve been there. You have an Android phone, all your friends have Android phones and all you want to do is exchange files, movies, music, and maybe even apps. Small files can be sent over Bluetooth, sure, if you want to send them one by one. But what if you want to send […]

GT Explains: Does Windows Really Delete a File When You Press Delete?

File Delete

Ever wondered why you can recover files that are deleted? It’s a scary thought, isn’t it. Well, either scary or useful depending on your situation. But the fact that deleted files, even ones you’ve emptied from the Recycle Bin, can be recovered, means that there’s some sort of caveat to this whole file deletion process. […]

7 Really Cool Chrome for Android Features You Probably Don’t Know About

Chrome app

Chrome for Android is pretty good straight out of the box. It syncs with your desktop, remembers your history, login passwords, and if you’re using a newer device the experience is pretty smooth. But just like Chrome on the desktop, there’s a lot more here than what meets the eye. Read on to find out […]

How To Quickly and Easily Send Group Text Messages on iPhone

Group Chat

If you’re a heavy texter, you probably send group texts/MMS as well. Creating a group with a handful people is no big deal. But if you want to send a bulk text to 50 people at once, typing their names, searching for contacts and adding them can be a chore. There’s no easy way to do […]

How to Access Bookmarks and Extensions in Chrome With Keyboard Shortcuts and Trackpad Gestures


Bookmarklets and extensions are incredibly useful. Extensions like Evernote’s web clipper, AdBlock, and Pushbullet go a long way in improving your productivity. Bookmarklets are getting a bit old but you can’t doubt the usefulness of the lightweight JavaScript webpages that do one thing, and one thing well. For example, bookmarklets from Readability and Instapaper that convert a cluttered […]

A Smart Way to Clear Recent Apps for Android Xposed Devices


The debate on whether one should use a task killer on an Android smartphone is a never-ending topic. While the gurus who understand the entire ecosystem of an Android device suggest to avoid force closing the apps abruptly, most of the normal end users who use an entry level Android device with not much processing […]

Top 2 Apps for Organizing and Deleting Screenshots on iPhone


If you’re an iOS developer, technology writer, or someone who just likes to take a lot of screenshots for some reason, you know iOS really doesn’t make it easy to make sense of them. Unlike Android, screenshots don’t get their own folder and other than manually creating different albums, you’re left with nothing. According to the […]

How to Make Your Android Announce Caller’s Name or Number


I recently bought a new car with a double DIN Bluetooth stereo system. I love driving it with my Spotify playlist connected via Bluetooth – it’s an amazing experience. One thing I love about the stereo system is that it allows me to answer my incoming calls using the car’s speakers and built-in microphone. However, […]

How To Easily Share Clipboard Between Mac/Windows and Android with Pushbullet


Pushbullet is quickly becoming one of those Android apps that you just can’t help but recommend. When it launched, it solved the simple problem of sending text and links from the computer to Android (and vice-versa). Then it added notification mirroring so you could view all your notifications when you’re on the desktop. Then it […]

ZArchiver is the Best Archive Manager for Android


When we talk about file managers for Android, there’s nothing quite like the ES File explorer. Time and again we have seen examples to prove that fact. However, when it comes to working on the archive, ES File Explorer barely touches the tip of the iceberg. If you work on common archive file types, ES […]

How To Create a Customized GIF Keyboard for iPhone

GIFs keyboard

GIF keyboards are all the rage. Especially in the US. And if you can communicate with funny or sometimes spot-on reaction GIFs, why waste the time on words? The GIF keyboards for iOS 8 we’ve seen so far offer a wide range of GIFs based on genres, hashtags and popular categories, but what if you […]

How To Backup Status Updates and Photos from a Facebook Page to Google Drive Using IFTTT


If you have a Facebook page, you post a lot of stuff on there. Status updates, special hashtag-based promotions, and photos, a lot of photos. An active Facebook User posts multiple times a day. It’s not uncommon to see 4-5 posts daily from your favorite page. Looking at this from the content creator’s perspective, that’s […]

Top 20 iOS Productivity Apps On Sale This Black Friday Weekend


Happy Thanksgiving Guiding Tech readers! Now that you’ve had your Thanksgiving dinner and vowed never to eat again, it’s time for the Black Friday weekend. The most dreaded shopping weekend of all year. If you’re not the kind of person who rushes out on Black Friday to get the best deal on electronics, we have […]

Top 13 iOS Games On Sale This Black Friday Weekend


So, the Thanksgiving weekend is here. That means spending time with relatives you haven’t seen in a year. It can get pretty boring. Not if you have your iPhone or iPad with you though. Games, especially puzzle, racing or story based games are a great way to pass the time when you’re not allowed to do […]