We all have many apps installed on our smartphones. We use them for all kind of things that we could only dream about a few years ago. This is due to the ubiquitousness of mobile apps that tries to fill in everything electronically possible by the smartphone. Because of this, there are situations when we have more than one mobile app for even the simplest functionalities. If you take a look at the apps installed on your mobile right now there might be at least a dozen apps that you use only once in while. But those rarely used apps serve a genuine purpose. Be it booking a movie ticket or hotel room or a train ticket, pay utility bills, find a dentist in a specific …

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Although Apple finally removed the 16GB storage tier for all iPhone models this year, there are a great many number of iPhone users who use the 16GB iPhone. If you are an iPhone user like me who ended up buying the 16GB model to save a little money, then you might be a doing balancing act of deleting the unused apps, backing up your photos, deleting messages, photo and video from your WhatsApp etc, right? While there are some obvious things to do to free up space, there are also some hidden tricks by which you can gain GBs of storage space. Before we jump on to this nice trick let us check out the obvious and smart things that free up space on your …

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With most phone manufacturers trying to pack in more specs and features to their mobile phone, adding protection from natural elements has become a norm. We see many phones today that give protection from dust, humidity and water. IP rating, short for Ingress Protection rating is an international standard that shows you the level of ingress protection, that is the unwanted introduction of dust, water, foreign bodies, contaminants, etc. into a device that might malfunction if introduced to these ingresses.

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If you are signed into multiple Google account for Gmail using Chrome, chances are that you might have encountered the dreaded Bad Request Error 400 error. The error is so frustrating and vague that most users are left clueless on how to fix it. Most importantly, many of us do not have the time to fix the issue when we have to send that all important email. There are a number of forum posts on the Internet in which users mentioned that they have moved to Firefox or other browsers just because of this problem. It’s a shame that both the browser and the email are from the provider and they are yet to fix it even though users have had an issue for about a year! …

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All of us use Gmail. It has become an integral part of our web life. Most of us also use Gmail as our corporate email using the Google Apps for Business. I personally use 6 different Gmail accounts. With so much dependency in Gmail, it is only natural that we have a tab for Gmail always opened in our browsers. But have you ever noticed the amount of memory that single Gmail tab takes? Well here is what happens to my Gmail tab. It is around 243 MB for that single Gmail account. And with each account additional Gmail tab a similar amount of memory get used up. There are times when my whole system become slow with these multiple Gmail accounts running in the background. Gmail Offline is a clean …

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There are many users who cannot download an apk file on their Android devices due to a network issue or that the files are too big (though Google Play limits app sizes to 50 MB). It would have been really helpful if we could download the apk files on our computer and then transfer it to our devices. Although this is nearly impossible for iOS users, Android users have many ways to do it. The easiest way is thru a Chrome extension called APK Downloader 1.4.2. The other is an application called Real APK Leecher. Only free apps are available for download and the apps downloaded will remain in your My app list. Both these method requires the JID and Device Id of your device. …

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If you are a person who can take complicated software with ease, then Total Commander Ultima Prime is a tool for you. Total Commander Ultima Prime or TC UP is a file manager with features similar to that of a Boeing 747 cockpit. But do not let the complication deter you from using it. It can also be simple enough like a remote controlled toy aircraft controls, which just needs some training. TC UP is a enhanced version of the popular Windows commander Total Commander. Total Commander itself is a powerful tool with like Two file windows side by side Multiple language and Unicode support Enhanced search function Compare files (now with editor) / synchronize directories Quick View panel with bitmap display ZIP, ARJ, LZH, RAR, UC2, TAR, GZ, …

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