Tips and Tricks

Activate USB Mass Storage Option In CyanogenMod/Custom ROMs

Many of the android devices are running customized ROMs as the ROM change in a an android device is easy to do and apps like Titanium Backup makes things even easy. CyanogenMod is the popular choice since they’ll work continuously on a ROM making it perfect over time, release updates and patches etc.… Read the rest

How To Connect Two Laptops Using WiFi (Ad Hoc) For File Transfer

Tired of transferring  files from your friend’s laptop computer to you’rs via copying it first to a pendrive and pasting it on your laptop?.  If you’re tired of doing this, you can have a better way to do this without needing additional tools and setups like network cables or routers. The only requirement is that one of your computer should be either running in XP or Windows 7.… Read the rest

Delete Skype Chat And Call History In Android And PC

We all familiar with the popular and free voice-over-IP service and instant messaging software, Skype that we use very often to carry out video calls to our friends and family as well as for chat. The Skype application is available in almost all mobile and PC platforms like Android and Windows respectively.… Read the rest

4 Ways to Speed Up Youtube Video Buffering

When is the most annoying part of browsing internet?. I am sure you will say it’s when you buffer videos that are posted on YouTube, Facebook. This is because most people around the globe uses slower internet connections, or the speed they currently have is not enough to stream a video without taking some time to buffer.… Read the rest

Block Application From Using Internet Using Firewall App Blocker

Sometimes we need certain applications not to access internet because doing so will download unwanted updates will cause headaches. Especially if you’re using pirated versions of windows software’s such as Microsoft office or Adobe Photoshop, when you connect to internet, it will cause them stop working as it will automatically verify the license online.… Read the rest

How to Use Rupee Symbol in Your Laptop Keyboard

Few years ago Government of India has published the official symbol for Indian currency – The Indian Rupee sign. Afterwards most of the computer makers added the symbol on the keyboards of their products in India. However if you want to add the symbol in your writings, you’ve to perform little more things.… Read the rest

Transfer Files Over WiFi Between Two Android Devices Without Having WiFi Direct

New smartphones in the market has a feature called wiFi direct which will allow you to transfer files between two devices using the WiFi connectivity of both phones. In android there are so many apps available to transfer files using WiFi direct. The advantage of using this feature is that it is amazingly faster than Bluetooth – big files can be transferred within seconds.… Read the rest

How to Remap Buttons of Your Android Device

Do you ever think of re-assigning the default hardware buttons of your android phone so that you can use a better customized function for a button?. With a rooted android device, it is possible to remap the buttons using ButtonRemapper android app. This app is a simple tool that works on all android devices except Samsung Galaxy S variants and partially works on Droid 2 and Huawei U8110 ( Only few buttons can be remapped).… Read the rest

How to Know if Your Windows 8 is Genuine and Activated

When you buy a new laptop or desktop, most of them today comes with a pre-installed genuine copy of Windows 7 or Windows 8. Genuine Windows means you’ve already paid the price for the operating system while buying that computer. Activation of windows is the process of verifying the product key associated with the copy is genuine or not.… Read the rest

How to Set a Specific Contact to Silent Mode in Android

Do you ever wanted to have only specific contacts to be silenced leaving others in normal mode?. Sometimes you need set the contact ringing volume to silent or vibration. In android you can set different ringtones for each of your contacts, but usually no option to silence a specific call. Thus we’ve to look for a third-party app that lets you accomplish this.… Read the rest