Tuesday, November 22, 2016

How to increase your Android phone’s battery life by 20% in 20 seconds

How to increase your Android phone’s battery life by 20% in 20 seconds

Article Snip: "...It turns out that Facebook remains a huge battery hog on Android, and you could get 20% more battery life on your smartphone if you uninstall it right now. That doesn’t mean you have to ditch Facebook..."


Reference: bgr.com

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Google’s New App Can Help You Scan Old Family Photos


Google’s New App Can Help You Scan Old Family Photos

Google PhotoScan App
Google PhotoScan App
Article Snip: "...PhotoScan scans photos using your smartphone’s camera in a way that eliminates glare and shadows to improve overall quality, the company says. It will also automatically crop out edges, like the white border of a Polaroid shot. Google says it should work with photos in frames and picture albums, too..."

Reference: time.com

Monday, November 14, 2016

Hackers Can 'Easily' Turn Shazam Into An Evil Spy App

Hackers Can 'Easily' Turn Shazam Into An Evil Spy App

Article Snip: "...If you have Shazam running on your Apple Mac, it might be listening to you right now, even if you asked it not to. That’s because an ex-NSA researcher has found the Mac version of the song finder app continues using the mic even when it’s been turned off..."


Reference: www.forbes.com

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Apple just removed hundreds of fake shopping apps from the App Store

Apple just removed hundreds of fake shopping apps from the App Store

Article Snip: "...Counterfeit apps masquerading as huge brands like Zappos and Nordstrom are sneaking into the iOS App Store..."


Reference: www.macworld.com