Tag Archives: android

Google Authenticator: Moving To A New Phone

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Getting a new HTC One left me wondering how will I move Google Authenticator from my HTC Legend, I didn’t want to do everything all over. To my amazement I found Google has come up with a solution for a situation like this, it’s the “Move to a different phone” option in 2-step authentication setting page. It was a breeze switching to a new phone. Install Google Authenticator on your new phone and follow the “Move to a different phone” link.

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GTA3, Shazam, Mini Motor Racing under a dollar, Longest day sale

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Google play store is offering few high priced apps and games at giveaway price, Grand Theft Auto 3 by Rockstar Games is generally priced at 4.99 USD.. its very much worth the $5 price tag but at .99 its a steal.

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Android or iPhone iOS ? How to decide easily?

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If you are wondering to buy a new phone and wondering which one to go with, here’s a definitive guide and 5 question set which will help you take your decision. Remember both android and iOS are powerful operating system and matured, so unless you give some time on the questionnaire, you might take a bad decision.  Read more »

Secure your android phone from Kids. Save Money.

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Secure your android phone from being billed for apps and in-app billing

Have you ever thought if you ever gave your android phone to some inquisitive kid what might happen.

My friend’s kid often plays with my phone and installs free kids apps that use in app billing and I have to watch over his shoulder not to buy something for hefty dollars. Few times he managed to buy few apps which I refunded, thankfully.

Here’s another complaint:

My son just ordered $150 or credits in-app from Game Insight. As it is in app there is no way to cancel the order other than sending an email. I hope I can get a refund….

And the complaints have kept on pouring, here’s an easy solution which doesn’t require cancelling your credit cards .. Read more »

Tilt Shift Photography with Picsay on Android Mobile

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So you must have been urging for the wonderful effect which comes from that costly DSLR’s. In Tilt Shift shallow depth of field is simulated clearly depicting the actual object/person, so that the rest remains in the background. Simple isnt it. Yes its simple to do with Picsay. Believe me, once you can do this on your photos.. you will become the envy of your followers. Time for some massive instagramming.

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Instagram, Benefits of Using over traditional Camera

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Why use Instagram?

We all know photos taken by our mobiles will never be the same like the ones taken by costly dedicated cameras. Whenever a camera is in sight it supercedes the poor mobile in the pocket. Now instagram changes it all. With instagram being already available on iOS and as well as android.. its got to be something for you to try out

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Google Play android store updates

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Google play store online site http://play.google.com has updated its search feature. This update lets you filter search resultset.

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Dropbox Android beta, instant photo upload & extra space

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Dropbox development team has started doing the wonders again for android os. It has seamlessly integrated with the OS and let you instantly upload photos to your dropbox camera uploads folder.

While you are at it, you are sure to get 500MB as bonus extra space when you upload your first photo and for trying out this experimental build.

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Android Clean Up Disk Space

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From our day to day use, installing several apps, games, putting in music, videos, pictures; our beloved android gets bloated. Within a month any user starts thinking where did my gigs of storage go. Here’s a wonderful yet easy way to find out whose using the space.

All Free ways to free up space after the break

Copy text, url from firefox to android/iphone

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You must already have scanned bar codes to download apps, browse urls from your desktop to your mobile, isn’t it very convenient, requires no typing and no extra app installation for copy pasting, everything happens via the bar-code image. Read more »

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