Top 5 Legit Ways to Earn from Android Smartphone

Top 5 Legit Ways to Earn from Android Smartphone

Smartphones
Most of us take for granted that little device little device that we carry with us everywhere we go. You know what I am talking about, that small device that allows us to access Instagram and Facebook, to take beautiful images and, from time to time, to take or make phone calls. Usually, when we look at our smarphones, we see nothing more than a tool or a fun gadget. But some people took the smartphone to a whole new level, and they literally make a living by using it day by day. I'm not going to tell that if you have an Android smartphone you will get rich instantly. But I am going to give you a new perspective on this device, and maybe give you a taste of…
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How to fix Kodi – Red mute icon on the top right corner of the screen

How to fix Kodi – Red mute icon on the top right corner of the screen

Smartphones
I am using a CuBox i4Pro running Open Elec with Kodi for a while now and I am truly happy with this little miraculous device. If you manage to add the proper repositories, it adds the full power of the Internet at your fingertip. I can also control it with my TV remote, which is definitely a nice surprise. But somehow, I managed to screw with the options and I activated the mute function, for good... (more…)
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Which is the cheapest smartphone in the world? The answer lies in India

Which is the cheapest smartphone in the world? The answer lies in India

Smartphones
An obscure company from India has managed the impossible: they have created a smartphone that is priced at $4. Yes, you read it correctly, that's four US dollars for a smartphone with interesting features. The company is called Ringing Bells and their product is called Freedom 251. This could be a major breakthrough for India, offering the possibility for poor areas to connect with the world. (more…)
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Rooting your Galaxy S5 and installing CyanogenMod 12. Is it worth it?

Rooting your Galaxy S5 and installing CyanogenMod 12. Is it worth it?

Smartphones
In the midst of the Galaxy S6 release date and the emerge of S6 Edge, a lot of geeks like me could decid to bring fresh blood to their Galaxy S5 smartphone, since the last Android Lollipop update brought out the good and the worse of this device. For me, the "upgrade" to a cyanogenmod environment was necessary, since I couldn't keep up with the moods of my device. Running on the stock ROM, it was laggy as hell, virtually freezing for tens of seconds, especially when I was using the keyboard in various apps. So, I decided to install CyanogenMod CM12. Is it worth it? Let me give you the pros and the cons. (more…)
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How to install Android 5.0 on Samsung Galaxy S5 [tutorial]

How to install Android 5.0 on Samsung Galaxy S5 [tutorial]

Smartphones
With all the frenzy surrounding the release of Android 5.0 on various top-notch devices, everyone seems to talk about this huge Android upgrade. If you own a Samsung Galaxy S5 then you are probably really frustrated because the firmware update is available only in Polland and South Korea so far, only for SM-G900F Galaxy S5 version respectively for the SM-G900K version. I've been in your shoes and I know that the waiting game can ruin all the fun, and you'll end up really angry and frustrated by the time the official update will be available in your country. So, why wait for it when you can have it right now? Here's a short tutorial that will guide you through all the steps you need to endure in order to install…
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The future of smartphones – predictions

The future of smartphones – predictions

Smartphones
The future is here! We are entering a new age of technology, of outstanding devices and affordable gadgets. It's hard to predict what each smartphone manufacturer will do in the future, but one thing is certain: we'll witness a hard competition to create devices that have reasonable prices. The main interest will probably be the mid-range smartphone market, where we can expect the average price to drop. According to a study created by International Data Corporation's Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker (IDC), the price will drop from $297 down to $241 per device. The same study unveiled that emerging markets like India will develop $100 smartphones. In contrast, the price for the flag ship devices will remain in the same price range. This way, customers that want quality could get…
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Apple’s iPhone 6: price and specifications (unnoficial)

Apple’s iPhone 6: price and specifications (unnoficial)

Smartphones
iPhone 6's launch is just days away, but various companies are already allowing their customers to preorder the device. That's the case with China Telecom and China Mobile, two companies that teased the device to their loyal customers. What's interesting though is that on China Telecom's website there is plenty information about the iPhone 6. The images seem to present a smartphone with the same design found in latest iPhone 6 leaked. The smartphone has curved edges, redesigned buttons and a larger display. Just like iPhone 5S, we may have 3 colors to chose from when we buy it: black, gold and silver. (more…)
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Future Technology Trends: 2015

Future Technology Trends: 2015

Technology
Following last year's article on future technology trends, I decided to reiterate the invitation to peek into the near future and to see what are the best bets in terms of technology. There are many interesting projects to look for next year, but I will focus on things that are of great importance to us, things that we use in our daily life, things that could change our life for the better in the years to come. (more…)
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iOS 7.1 is out: major improvements for iPhone 4 and 4s

iOS 7.1 is out: major improvements for iPhone 4 and 4s

Apple
Apple just rolled out their latest iOS 7.1 update, and I've just had the pleasure of testing it on my old iPhone 4S. In the past, there was a real conspiracy regarding these updates, and many users stated that Apple was deliberately making new versions of the iOS run slower on older device just to "convince" the users to upgrade their devices. For a long period of time I agreed with this theory, but the iOS 7.1 update just clear Apple's name in my case. I'm not sure if it has something to do with the Android KitKat release, but iOS 7.1 brought a new life to my phone. I was actually considering an upgrade to iPhone 5 or 5s, but after this update I think I'm going to stick…
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