Samsung Announces A Disappointing Galaxy S5

A few minutes ago Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S5. It seems like all the rumours we've heard during the last few weeks where not true, and we're getting a standard plastic Samsung device. The official press conference just ended...

Root Almost Any Android Device With One-Click Toolkits

Rooting an Android smartphone or tablet has always been something that tech-savvy people do rather than people without much knowledge in that area. Same thing with jailbreaking an Apple device. But why is that really? Well, usually, when you...

Telegram Is The Better WhatsApp – Consider Switching Now

Earlier this week, Facebook bought the mobile messenger WhatsApp for $16b. During the last two days my Facebook wall was full of people complaining about it, comparing the price to different things and, most importantly, alternatives to WhatsApp. While I...
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Project Tango – How Google Stole An Idea From Batman

Do you remember the famous scene from The Dank Knight where Batman is using the so-called "high-frequency generator-receiver" to map out Gotham in 3D to find the exact location of Joker's hostages? Well, Google has created a technology that comes...

Facebook Is Buying WhatsApp For Astonishing $16 Billion

Wow.. Facebook has entered into an agreement to purchase the mobile messaging app WhatsApp for $12 billion in stock and $4 billion in cash.  That's an impressive number. The cash amount alone would weigh over 88.000 pounds in $100...

First Chromecast Game App GR8CTZ Available On Google Play

It's here! The first game for Chromecast is available since Yesterday and is called GR8CTZ - Great Cities of the World. We've tested the game - here's what we think about it: GR8CTZ - Great Cities of the World is...
protecting google account from hackers

How To Protect Your Google Account & Make It Hacker-Proof

If you are like me, then your Google Account is something that can tell a lot about you. It contains a lot of personal (and sometimes sensitive) information that you would rather not share with anybody. Along with the usual...

Why you should root your Android device – Reasons & Benefits

So you're considering to root your Android device, eh? Good! That's the first step to fully experience what is possible with Android. If terms like custom ROMs, Xposed and Nandroid Backups sound like gibberish, don't worry. I was once...

How To Find The Best DNS Server And Improve Your Browsing Speed

Do websites sometimes load really slow for you although you have a decent internet connection? If this especially happens during peak-times, i.e. in the evening, your provider's DNS server might be overloaded. Luckily, using an alternative DNS server can...
google play services 4.2 released

More Chromecast Apps! Google Play Services 4.2 SDK Is Now Available

Shortly after releasing the Chromecast SDK, Google finally releases Google Play Services 4.2 SDK. What's special about this release is the fact that with 4.2 comes the new CastAPI. What does it all mean? Well, this means that we will...