How to

How to use iMessage for mapping locations

A lot of people hold the common belief that iMessage is primarily a messaging application and nothing more. However, Apple has introduced a number of different features within the iMessage app, bringing it on par with WhatsApp and other top of the line messaging apps that are currently available in the market. The good thing about using iMessage is that for people who don’t have a smart phone associated with it and are using an iPad or an iPod Touch, this app is a great option to use. All you have to do is to associate your iMessage app with your [...]

How to print directly from your iPhone or iPad

The iPad is one of the most productive tools on the market, and it is certainly more than just a device for playing games. Easily one of the best tablets in the market, the iPad is capable of easily transferring files and getting a lot of stuff done. Did you know that the iPad can effectively function as a smaller sized replacement for your desktop computer? Obviously, it can’t perform all of the same functions as your desktop computer, but a lot of things can be done in a similar manner, such as writing documents, saving them, and even printing them [...]

How To Close background apps in Samsung galaxy s4

Samsung galaxy S4 allows multitasking and going in between apps. That is you can listen to you music and email at the same time. But once you are done emailing and you go to home screen or any other app your previously used apps are still running in the background – which means your battery is getting drained and your data plan is being used without being you aware of it. To save battery and your data plan (of course when you are not near a WiFi hot spot) you need to complete close your apps running background. This is how [...]

How to take screenshot in HTC One

HTC One is one of the best HTC and an android OS phones in the market these days. It has a physical display of 4.7 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution, Quad core 1700 MH Krait 300 processor,  2048 MB RAM system memory, with 32 GB built-in storage, 4 Megapixel camera and 2.1 Megapixel front camera and other specs are Light sensor, Proximity sensor, and Scratch-resistant glass. Taking a screenshot is a very common thing you want your smart phone to do. Initially there was a need to install apps to do this for you but now this can be achieved [...]

How To Close background apps in iOS 7

Who would not love to save your phone's battery. Background apps are the biggest culprits in draining your iPhone's battery. You think it was easier to turn off those background running apps in iOS 5 or iOS6. But believe me they made it even easier in iOS7. Every new update they come up with, they figure out ways to make things easier and easier for user like us. Here's how you would close those background apps in new iOS7: 1. Double tap your Home button. 2. You can see the screens minimizing and showing you the background apps in thumbnail sizes in a [...]

How To Sync your contact between Gmail and iPhone without iTunes

You will use the steps when you wat to sync your contacts between Gmail account and iPhone. It will work both the way with this method. If this what you are looking for here are the steps: 1. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account… and select the Gmail. I am using Gmail as an example but this syncing contact between iPhone and email will work for all email account capable of syncing through Microsoft Exchange. iPhone Settings Page iPhone Mail Contacts Calendars 2. Enter details as explained below 3. Email – Gmail email [...]

How to backup iPhone contacts to Gmail/Google with iTunes

Its a good habit to keep a backup of your contacts at different locations like your computer or iCloud and your gmail account, yes your gmail can save your iPhone contacts. You dont want to create a Facebook status writing your friends to text you their number. Instead it would be way easier to back them up and then restore them when ever need. Follow these step you want to save a copy of your contact in your Gmail. It is always advisable to backup your contacts, calendars and other information to multiple resources like iCloud and iTunes. […]

How to jailbreak iPhone 4 using JailBreakMe

With the newest release of JailBreakMe 3.0 (known as Jailbreakme saffron) you will be able to jail break iOS 4.3 devices and older. If you want to jail break the newer iOS devices there are other ways which we will discuss soon. So getting back to our topic, jailbreaking with this free tool just requires a few simple steps to be followed and your device is jail broken with the use of your in-built mobile browser Safari. With the Jailbreakme 3.0 version you will only be able to break following iDevices 1. iPad 1G (iOS 4.3 through iOS 4.3.3) 2. iPad [...]

How to backup & restore iPhone contacts to iCloud

Every once in a while it happens that your phone freezes or crashes and you fear losing all your important data on your phone including your photos, contacts, app and messages. For most of us our contacts are the most important thing and there is nothing worse than recreating your whole phonebook. Losing your memories with the pictures you took is a whole different story. A decade back when the phones were not so smart there was no way to do it but to ask all our contacts to text you with their name and so you can save them again. [...]

How to take screenshot in windows 8, tablet and windows mobile phone

Taking Screenshot on Windows 7 or earlier Until now, taking screenshots on a Windows operating systems included few steps like 1. Pressing Control + Print Screen. 2. Opening Paint or any similar photo editing/saving application. 3. Manually go in and save the screen shot in your desired format and location. Taking Screenshot on Windows 8 With the launch of Windows 8, taking screenshots on the visible windows page has been made easier. This is how you will do it : 1. Hold down the Windows key and press the PrtScn (Print Screen) button on your keyboard at the same time. 2. The screenshot is saved in your Pictures folder in [...]