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7 Emergency Apps Every iPhone and Android User Should Have

7 Emergency Apps Every iPhone and Android User Should Have

There are certain applications that do not have a proper use in day-to-day activities, but they may prove a necessity in critical situations. Whenever a hurricane strikes, a massive flood is coming or a snow that treats to lock you down for a couple of days is announced, you must be warned. A second category addresses those that already are […]

     
 
 

Chat Heads on Facebook for Android

Chat Heads on Facebook for Android

Just a while back, Facebook announced their new Android app, which comes with some awesome new features. One of its best features is the Chat Heads, which allows users to chat with their friends and not get distracted from what they were doing. We’ll take a look at what Chat Heads is and how it works, and leave it to you to […]

     
 
 

Facebook Home Overtakes Android’s Home Screen with Cool Notifications

Facebook Home Overtakes Android’s Home Screen with Cool Notifications

It was about time for Facebook to takeover the mobile segment with a really cool application and Facebook Home is definitely the thing we were looking for. Announced today during their official Android gathering, Facebook vouches to bring exclusive features to Google lovers; features which will surely make more than a couple of Apple owners drop iOS. Unlike any other […]

     
 
 

HTC First: Facebook Phone Leaked Photos and Specs

HTC First: Facebook Phone Leaked Photos and Specs

Over the past few days, the internet is abuzz with rumors about HTC First, the first ever Facebook Phone. Facebook has announced an event for tomorrow, April 4th 2013 in Palo Alto, with the invite reading “Come See Our New Home on Android“. With less than 24 hours to go for the event, @evleaks has leaked the image of HTC […]

     
 
 

Top 10 Android Automation Apps

Top 10 Android Automation Apps

Although our smartphones have become increasingly more sophisticated and better integrated in our daily lives, they are still not “smart” in the true sense of the word. In order for a device to be intelligent, it needs to be able to think for itself and make decisions. However, our technology has not evolved to the point where AI is a […]

     
 
 

Use DriveDroid to Boot Any OS from Android Devices

Use DriveDroid to Boot Any OS from Android Devices

When the computer is misbehaving and you realize that your trusty anti-virus was almost blind against attacks, the only thing left to do is to format, and reinstall the operating system. Be it Mac OS X, Windows or any variant of Linux, most users count on bootable CDs to perform the task. Although this is the safest and usually, the simplest […]

     
 
 

The 10 Best Alarm Clock Apps for iOS and Android

The 10 Best Alarm Clock Apps for iOS and Android    

Waking up is sometimes the most difficult task of the day and doing so on in a dreadful, rhythm-less way can be even more painful. While all mobile operating systems come with a standard alarm application, this is often too less for those with specific taste and needs. And when needs have to be satisfied, customization is required. In the […]

     
 
 

Kaspersky Mobile Security Goes Freemium on Android

Kaspersky Mobile Security Goes Freemium on Android

Kaspersky, the well-known Russian security company, has finally made one of its top-notch products free to use on Android systems. Known as Kaspersky Mobile Security Lite, the software acts as a skinned version of the full-security suite, which includes a couple of basic, but important features. As always, those who wish to extend its functionality and gain a couple of […]

     
 
 

Nexus 7 Comes to India via Google Play Store, Starts at Rs. 15,999

Nexus 7 Comes to India via Google Play Store, Starts at Rs. 15,999

Google has officially brought the Nexus 7 to India and is now selling the android tablet via its Play Store, starting at Rs.15,999 (~$290) for the 16GB WiFi only version. The ‘Shop Devices‘ section of the Play Store lists just the 16GB version. There are no sights of the 32GB WiFi and 32GB 3G variants as yet. This is the […]

     
 
 

Is This the Year of the Nexus?

Is This the Year of the Nexus?

If a year ago, you had told us that BlackBerry would out-innovate Apple, Nokia, Samsung and Sony, we would have patted you kindly on the shoulder and recommended you see a tech shrink. As we come to the end of the 2012-13 financial year, however, that seemingly outrageous theory seems to have come true. At a time when most of […]