Android: Incoming calls will show Google+ profile picture, come 2014

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The Android dialer is becoming smarter with every new Android release. With the new Android Kitkat 4.4, call recipients will be able to view the caller's Google+ profile picture. This feature will be activated by default in early 2014 but requires you to verify your phone number using your Google account. This is actually a boon for the people who get numerous calls from … [Read more...]

How to Speed Up Your Android Phone

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How to speed up your Android phone ? This is one of the most common questions asked by Android users, especially users who use devices with lower hardware specifications. Trying to operate a slow device can be very frustrating. Most of the times the device might freeze and users might experience a lag when switching between applications. There are a lot of ways to speed up … [Read more...]

Chrome 31 Beta for Android: New Tab Switcher


The Days of Chrome 30 for Android are over. Google has released a beta version of the new Chrome 31. This release lets you add PC like shortcuts on you Chrome home screen. It makes navigation simpler, fast and hassle free. Another improvement is the new tab switcher. If you hated the tabs that used to arrange themselves like a deck of cards (I did), you are in for a treat ! … [Read more...]

Mangalyaan: India’s Maiden Mars Mission


Martians be advised, India is coming ! This is a very proud moment for every Indian as India's maiden Mars Orbiter Mission (MoM), also called Mangalyaan will lift-off at 14:38 hours IST today, November 5, 2013 from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre. The official countdown began at 06:08 hours on November 3, 2013. Mangalyaan will be riding the PSLV (Polar Satellite Launch … [Read more...]

One Direction – Story of My Life: Vivo took down the views ?


As soon as One Direction's Story of My Life was put up on YouTube, the fans went crazy ! The Views kept increasing exponentially as the clock ticked. Fans had only one aim, to get the maximum number of views in 24 hours. The fans claim that this One Direction's video had already reached the 20 million mark but to their surprise, 13 million views were allegedly "taken down". … [Read more...]