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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 […]

     
 
 

Sony Xperia Z Review

Sony Xperia Z Review    

Standout design. Check. Large, full-HD display. Check. Top-notch hardware. Check. 13-megapixel camera. Check. Sony’s latest smartphone, the Xperia Z, has all the makings of a flagship. Add the capability of letting you tweet from the shower, and you may have something special in your hands. Yes, the device is impervious to both water and dust — a feature that’s certainly […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Google Keep (Android) – Note-worthy, but not Irresistible

Daily App: Google Keep (Android) – Note-worthy, but not Irresistible

It has its own operating system, maps, browser, book reading app, book store, browser and a stack of other apps besides, but for some reason, Google has steered clear of note-making apps. Interesting, when you consider that almost every OS in town comes with its own app to allow users to key in those on-the-spur thoughts and points that cannot […]

     
 
 

Create Custom Vibrating Alerts with Vybe [Android]

Create Custom Vibrating Alerts with Vybe [Android]

Although our smartphones allow us to personalize with custom ringtones, there is one aspect that has remained unchanged: the vibrating alerts. Well, this could be a thing of the past for Android users. As we all know, the Android OS allows users to customize their devices to an impressive extent, and now, with the help of  Vybe – Custom Vibrations, […]