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[Tech Detox] What the Hell is… ISO!

[Tech Detox] What the Hell is… ISO!

In the last Tech Detox article, we talked about how the optical element stacked on the back and the front of your smartphone (the camera) is becoming a subject of major importance to people. Photography is no longer limited to those with a DSLR and professional cameras. Phone photography is now emerging as a new trend which appreciates the art […]

 
     
 
 

How to Access the Pirate Bay and Other Blocked Torrent Sites

How to Access the Pirate Bay and Other Blocked Torrent Sites

The internet used to be a place for everyone to find and access information without any restrictions or prejudice. Although in most cases we are still able to do this no matter where we are located or what our gender or age are, certain websites still appear to be ‘blocked’ for some of us. This is especially true when it […]

 
     
 
 

How to Use BHIM App to Send and Receive Money in India [Guide]

How to Use BHIM App to Send and Receive Money in India [Guide]

The push for cashless India has been aggressive in the recent past, thanks to the ongoing demonetization efforts and the apparent shortage of cash. Today, the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has launched BHIM (Bharat Interface for Money), an app that will make use of Aadhar card authentication to make cashless transactions. As of now, the app is only available […]

     
 
 

[Tech Detox] What the Hell is… Aperture!

[Tech Detox] What the Hell is… Aperture!

Cameras have become an integral part of our lives and the cameras producing high-quality images and offering manual settings are no longer associated just with DSLRs or professional cameras. Smartphone OEMs have realized the importance of the camera in a smartphone and have been making it better with each passing day. From stacking smartphones with a massive 41-megapixel camera to […]

 
     
 
 

How to Install a Custom ROM on Redmi Note 3 [Guide]

How to Install a Custom ROM on Redmi Note 3 [Guide]

Warning: TechPP is not responsible for any damage that might happen to your phone during this process. You’ll lose all your data upon unlocking bootloader. I was using the Nexus 5 for the past 2 years and it was a great phone. The real reason I fell in love with the phone was stock Android and the plethora of custom […]

 
     
 
 

The Complete Guide to Switching From Google Search to DuckDuckGo

The Complete Guide to Switching From Google Search to DuckDuckGo

I’ve already documented the biggest reason to switch to DuckDuckGo in the previous article. While their superb privacy and do-not-track policies are great, what sealed the deal for me were !bangs. These little modifier search keywords are really helpful if you know exactly what you’re looking for. For example, !a will search directly in Amazon. If you want to know […]

 
     
 
 

Buying a Laptop? Here is the List of Things to Consider

Buying a Laptop? Here is the List of Things to Consider

Laptops, like all other devices in our homes, have specific life spans after which they need to be upgraded with new ones. While there are used and refurbished laptops available on classified sites, It is rather better to purchase a new one as it will likely come up with the following. Latest Hardware: more hard disk space, better graphic card, […]

 
     
 
 

How to Enable NTFS Support on Android: With & Without Root

How to Enable NTFS Support on Android: With & Without Root

These days, New Technology File System or NTFS is the most popular data format being used in most flash drives. But note that, most pen drives available in the market still doesn’t come formatted in NTFS by default. Instead they come in FAT32 format and you must have wondered why the hell does they still come in last gen format? […]

     
 
 

Into the World of Chinese Phones: Where to Buy, How to Import & More

Into the World of Chinese Phones: Where to Buy, How to Import & More

Chinese phones?! Ugh! Sounds cheap right? No not anymore. We are much beyond those days where Chinese phones were designated as cheap and bad quality products. With top multinational companies like Xiaomi, Gionee, OPPO, OnePlus and many other companies from China entering the Indian market, they have revolutionized the Indian mobile scenario. Value for Money and Online exclusivity are the […]

 
     
 
 

How to Customize Nova Launcher Like a Pro

How to Customize Nova Launcher Like a Pro    

Guest post by Saif Khan. Back when we were doing our Android One review, our editor at Pricebaba, Aditya Shenoy rightly puts: “Stock Android is like a piece of bread and the manufacturers apply various toppings on top of it.” It is very obvious that you will eventually want to break out of the stock look and have your own […]