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Daily App: Google Maps (iOS): Welcome back!

Daily App: Google Maps (iOS): Welcome back!

‘Googe Maps‘ – those two words have been giving a certain fruity-named Cupertino company nightmares for the past few months. Ever since Google Maps were dropped from iOS (of which they had been an integral part since its inception), iOS users had been clamouring for their return, thanks in no small measure to the less-than-effective replacement mapping, which became the […]

     
 
 

Guard Your Android Smartphone from Theft with Carbonite Mobile

Guard Your Android Smartphone from Theft with Carbonite Mobile

The creators of Carbonite have tried to offer users more protection on their devices than anyone else. The service is not limited to smartphones, but you can backup your desktop computer, laptop or Mac also, and keep your files intact and safe. The mobile app is available for both Android and iOS, and setting it up is as simple as […]

     
 
 

Daily app: Fleksy (iOS) – Gestures + Typing = Sheer Magic!

Daily app: Fleksy (iOS) –  Gestures + Typing = Sheer Magic!

They might have taken over the smartphone and tablet worlds, but touchscreens far and wide share the same Achilles Heel – the keyboard. No matter which OS you might be using, the stark simple fact is that typing long passages of text on a touchscreen can be a mind numbing task. There have been a number of attempts to overcome […]

     
 
 

Quick Launch: The Ultimate Custom Lock Screen Launcher for Android

Quick Launch: The Ultimate Custom Lock Screen Launcher for Android    

When it comes to customizing, Android devices offer users a host of features and possibilities. There are a number of means to customize your device and they vary widely, from performance customization, like Pimp my ROM to visual customization provided by different launchers, icon packs or even custom ROMs. One other customization that users like to make on their devices is […]

     
 
 

Google Now Could be Coming to Chrome

Google Now Could be Coming to Chrome

All Android users have heard of Google Now, the virtual assistant that gives its users lots of information, like Apple’s Siri. The service is useful in many ways, due to its integration with all the other services provided by Google, and developers are trying to extend this functionality beyond Android devices, to Google’s web browser, Chrome and probably Chrome OS. […]

     
 
 

How to Use a 3G dongle on a Wi-Fi Nexus 7

How to Use a 3G dongle on a Wi-Fi Nexus 7

Almost a month ago, Google silently announced the launch of a more powerful Nexus 7 3G version. While most where happy to hear that the search-engine giant finally thought of cellular network, some were disappointed by the difference in price and, in availability (the model is available only to a couple of regions). Fortunately, for those who already purchased the […]

     
 
 

How Will the Tech World Look Like in 2013?

How Will the Tech World Look Like in 2013?

Technology, the engine of our civilization, is perhaps the fastest changing component of all times. When taking a look back on how inventions like cellular phones, displays and even the ways to harness electricity have evolved in the past decades, I am more than sure that you are curious about the future. Well, taking in consideration that we are approaching […]

 
     
 
 

Daily App: Gmail (iOS) – Google Mail Rocks on iOS

Daily App: Gmail (iOS) – Google Mail Rocks on iOS

If you thought that l’affaire Maps had soured relations between Apple and Google, then the latest Gmail app might make you change your mind. For, while the companies might be bitter opponents in the mobile space, Google seems to be in no mood to go slack when it comes to the quality of its own apps on iOS. Sounds strange […]

     
 
 

Use StickNFind Bluetooth Stickers to Find Lost Items

Use StickNFind Bluetooth Stickers to Find Lost Items    

Picture this: late night at work, you are so tired you crash on the couch and you want to watch some TV, but you can’t find the remote (if you have a universal remote, the problem only gets bigger), or you are late for work, and like always, your keys are nowhere in sight. These scenarios happen all the time, […]

     
 
 

Top 5 Podcast Apps for iOS

Top 5 Podcast Apps for iOS

A few days ago, we featured the best Android Podcast apps for users to listen to their favorite online shows, or to download news reports or music. Now we look at some similar apps, but at the other end of the road: iOS. Podcasts were introduced by Apple, and this trend quickly picked up, and more and more users begun […]