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TapDeck for Android Makes Discovering New Wallpapers as Easy as Tapping the Homescreen

TapDeck for Android Makes Discovering New Wallpapers as Easy as Tapping the Homescreen    

I’m not the biggest wallpaper fanatic. My Mac’s wallpaper is the default one. It’s the same story on my Android phone. The last really good wallpaper app I tried on my phone was Chrooma. It generated cool Material Design wallpapers every 5 minutes. A while later I changed my custom ROM and stayed with the stock Lollipop wallpaper. I’ve been […]

     
 
 

Swivel Allows you to Set a Custom Screen Rotation for Each App on your Android Device

Swivel Allows you to Set a Custom Screen Rotation for Each App on your Android Device

Swivel for Android comes with a very simple solution for a common annoyance – it allows you to set a custom screen orientation or rotation for each app on your Android smartphone or tablet. With a size of slightly more than 1 megabyte, the app is available for $0.99 on the Play Store for anybody who is running at least Android 4.0. Described as […]

     
 
 

5 Best iPhone and iPad Apps : July Week 2

5 Best iPhone and iPad Apps : July Week 2    

We’re shaking things up a bit here. Because doing the same thing every week gets a bit boring and also, Raju was right. It was mostly the latter. It’s not easy to find 10 truly innovative, problem-solving, awesome apps every single week. Ok so now that we know where we stand, let’s turn this thing around. Instead of focusing on quantity […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: Xolo’s Black Mi 4i Challenger!

First Impressions: Xolo’s Black Mi 4i Challenger!

When Xolo first burst on to the Indian scene, it was through a relatively high end device, the Xolo X900, which was the first phone to come with Intel inside. The period since has seen the company come up with a series of devices that have varied from the innovative (Xolo Play, Xolo PlayTegra Note) to the relatively routine. With […]

 
     
 
 

Hooks for Android Lets You Create Custom Alerts for Things that Matter to You

Hooks for Android Lets You Create Custom Alerts for Things that Matter to You    

Up until this week, the Hooks app has been available to iOS users only, but now it’s making its entry into the Android world, as well. The app can be viewed as a mix between Pushbullet and IFTTT, allowing users to send custom alerts for ‘everything they care about’. There are over 1 million alerts that one can use to create custom alerts by choosing one of […]

     
 
 

Myle Tap is a Wearable Voice Recorder Which Takes Voice Notes and Converts that into Text

Myle Tap is a Wearable Voice Recorder Which Takes Voice Notes and Converts that into Text    

The wearables market is still in its early phase, but we’re seeing more and more ingenious products being introduced to consumers, and many of them become commercial products thanks to crowdfunding platforms. Such is the case with the new Myle Tap, a voice powered wearable which automatically convert your thoughts into actions via mobile applications. Of course, it isn’t able to read your […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Price Dropped to Rs. 5999 in India [Updated]

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Price Dropped to Rs. 5999 in India [Updated]

In just five years, Xiaomi has worked its way up to find a spot among the tentpole smartphone manufacturers. The Chinese technology conglomerate has managed to pull it off by strictly sticking to two strategies. First up, sell good, durable product with best-in-line specs possible at a ridiculously cheap price point. Second, slash their price even further after a few […]

     
 
 

iPhone’s Logo Could Soon House Health Sensors and Chargers

iPhone’s Logo Could Soon House Health Sensors and Chargers

There are plenty of patents out there being filed by Apple, and from time to time we catch some really ingenious ones. Such is the case with a fresh one, called Concealed Electrical Connectors, discovered by the folks over at AppleInsider.   The patent application was first filed for in December 2013 and describes a clever process which would allow Apple to […]

     
 
 

Leaks Suggest BlackBerry is Working on ‘Venice’ Android Slider

Leaks Suggest BlackBerry is Working on ‘Venice’ Android Slider

A few weeks back, a high-profile publication was claiming that BlackBerry is seriously taking into account the release of an Android-powered handset. A few days after that report, CEO John Chen said that his company could consider building an Android smartphone only if it can make it secure enough. Now, well-known leaker Evan Blass, aka evleaks (here are just a few leaks coming from him), has tweeted that […]