Tips and Tricks

How to block other users from a public Wi-Fi network

It is a usual case that when you have a WiFi network that is not password protected, everyone around you uses the network and hogs bandwidth as they go. Of course you can simply configure a password for your WiFi to block them. But when it comes to a public WiFi network, it remains open and accessible to all.… Read the rest

How to fix Google Play Store error 498

Google play store is an inevitable part of your android phone as it provides you access to a huge selection of marvelous apps that keeps your phone dynamic and up to date. But occasionally when you download some apps, usually bigger (in terms of size) apps, you might face an issue called  Error 498 in Google Play Store.Read the rest

Apple Activation Lock service to your rescue – Check for stolen iPhone, iPad, iPod

As soon as Apple launches a fresh model of iPhone , iPad or iPod touch we witness an exponential surge in the buying and selling of these iOS devices. On one hand because the new buyers have the opportunity to snatch these devices at an advantageous price from the previous owner(the one who sells now), which in time with the gain from the sale may well write off the cost of purchasing the new iDevice.… Read the rest

How to increase laptop battery backup time the easy way

You will probably find yourself in having to complete a job and/or having to make some important operations on your laptop when you are away from home without having the luxury of being able to connect the laptop to the electrical outlet. In such cases, if the laptop battery is low, it would be a big problem.… Read the rest

Best Chrome extensions that can protect your online privacy

On the web you don’t have and you will never have an approach (which includes even those proxy softwares and sites) that will keep you 100% certain of your online privacy. Regardless of whether you have installed into your system, a decent antivirus program and even if you abstain from surfing on specific sorts of sites, you could just run into online assets that undermine your privacy and security .… Read the rest

How to Protect Chat Apps Like WhatsApp, Viber With a Password

Its a common issue that we often lent or smartphones to others to play with and they peep to your conversations in chat apps like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Viber etc. The problem get worse if you regularly chat with your girlfriend and forget to clear conversations.. Disabling popup for chats isn’t a great solution if people actually want to see your stuff.… Read the rest

Fix Obtaining IP Address / WiFi Disabled Android Problem

Usually there would be no problems when you connect WiFi connections on your android smartphones, it connects almost instantly when you turn the WiFi on. But there are situation when sometimes it will stuck on ‘Obtaining IP address..’ when you look at the WiFi settings page. After few moments, for some users it might get connected and a message ” WiFi Disabled” will be the result for other users.… Read the rest

Fix App Force Close on CyanogenMod Using Terminal Emulator

CyanogenMod is one of the best customized ROM that I had used since it has less bugs, continuous support from their website and a lot of other users so we can collectively solve a bug over time. CyanogenMod is great for performance, overclocking and best battery backup, however most of the CM versions have the app force close issue.… Read the rest

How to Install WhatsApp on WiFi only Tablets

Text messaging from your voice carrier is now an old fashion as WhatsApp messenger has became part of every smartphone. In these days, especially in India there is free sms limitations like 100 SMS/day, social apps like whatsapp is a must have app for everyone. In addition to just text messages, you can send videos, photos and your recorded voice etc almost instantly.… Read the rest