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With a plethora of applications at Google Play Store, our Android smartphone never ceases to surprise us with new and exciting apps that can make it a pocket-size convenience.  Barcode scanners,... for instance, belongs to a type that shoppers can use frequently to immediately fetch info about an item.  But, with hundred—or even thousands—of codes that need to be scanned, we need an app that org...

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It’s very frustrating to run out of battery power at a time when you’d need your Android phone or tablet to run a bit longer for more urgent tasks.  If you’re near a power... outlet and you have your charger cable with you, then you’re in luck.  But, what about those times when you’re on the go?

There are several tools and apps that can help you optimiz...

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Today’s match includes two phones that were announced at the Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona a few weeks ago. LG had announced the LG Optimus 4X HD, the successor to the LG Optimus... 2X from last year. Meanwhile, HTC also revealed its HTC One X. Naturally, we can’t resist seeing how these potential giants measure up to each other in the ring.

Design and Display

The LG Opt...

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Android devices certainly have no dearth of backup and restore solutions, but most apps available on the market only support restoring apps one at a time. For those of you who are practically... obsessed about flashing ROMs, having to wipe your apps and restore each and every one individually can be tiring. Fear not! An easy-to-use computer application makes it possible to restore your APKs in...

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Crafting beautiful collages can never be as easy and exciting once you get the hang of it. If you’re a trigger-happy type of person who keeps important memories by capturing photo snapshots... of key events of your daily life, then we’re happy to introduce you to an interesting application known as KD Collage.

KD Collage is the latest addition to the list of photo-editin...

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Fresh from the Mobile World Congress 2012, it seems like both Samsung and Nokia will be putting out interesting phones this year. But, what makes these phones particularly interesting isn’t... just the specs they rock on the inside; these two phones each have their unique charm points. The Galaxy Beam is Samsung’s latest attempt at manufacturing a projector-equipped phone. Nokia seems to b...

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Free Android apps attract us.  Many of us love free apps, in fact.  In many instances, there are free apps that provide good functionality and features, as well as great service from the developers. ... Yet, most free apps provide limited functionality.  In most cases, the limitations can be lifted by buying the paid version of an app.

Do you really need to buy that paid app?  How do you decide whether...

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The Web is a fun place to learn new information, socialize, interact, and play games to kill the time. However, there are certain Internet areas that are limited to access, or blocked by either... a corporate firewall or banned country-wide.

An interesting Android app called Proxy + Privacy Browser, developed by Smartwebs Innovations, lets you access banned websites all in the comfort of yo...

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Android users who are familiar with the eye-popping visuals and slick performance of MIUI-based custom ROMs can attest that MIUI is, by far, one of the best custom ROMs out there for any Android... device.

For those of you wishing to get a small slice of the MIUI craze, then were happy to tell you that the native MIUI Music Player has been ported as a stand-alone application that perfectly si...

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Don’t you just hate being in the middle of something and getting interrupted? You can be in the zone, playing your favorite game or watching a movie, when suddenly you get the notification... that you’ve got a new message.

And, if it’s a message you’ve been waiting for, you’ll need to leave whatever app you’ve currently got open, to read the message and rep...