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How to Backup & Sync Photos and Videos from Android to NAS

In a previous post, I wrote how to do a full Android phone backup to a NAS (network attached storage) device, this time we are going to sync only photos and videos to the NAS. Requirements: NAS Android Phone PhotoSync app Please note that PhotoSync is a paid app and comes with 7 days of […]

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How to disable Bixby button on Samsung Galaxy Devices

Since the launch of Bixby, Samsung has been criticised for forcing users to use Samsung Bixby instead of Google Assistant. I have read a lot of comments of users on Twitter and Reddit that they don’t like that button on their phone as they are prone to clicking that accidentally. But there’s a way to […]

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How to Root Galaxy Note 9 on Windows PC (N960F/FD/N Exynos)

If you are a root enthusiast and own the latest Note flagship – The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 then we have a method to root your device with TWRP. Know the benefits of Rooting. Note First thing, Please be noted that rooting may be permanent and it voids your warranty. You won’t be able to […]

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Measure Distance and Elevation from your Phone’s Camera

In early 2018, Google started to focus on long-forgotten augmented reality. I remember using an AR app on my Symbian Nokia phone some 8 years ago. Within 5 months of ARCore’s initial release, Google released an app to measure everyday objects. I tried the app and was astonished to see the nearly-accurate results in my office. […]

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How to Play Youtube Videos in Background – Android

In this fresh new post, I am going to tell you a simple trick to play a youtube video in the background on your Android phone. Now, this is not a post which will tell you to install a 3rd party (and illegal) app to play Youtube videos in the background. But, some relatively easy […]

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How to use Android Phone as a Mouse for PC/Mac (and Linux)

There are a plethora of Android apps for using a mobile phone as a mouse for your computer. We will discuss three apps for this purpose and pick the winner out of three. WiFi Mouse This is the only app in this list to support the most number of operating systems. It works on Windows, […]

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How to Mirror Android Phone to PC/Mac over WiFi

Mirroring Android phone to PC/Mac is not a task which we do on regular basis. But different users might have different usage with this. In case you simply don’t want to shift your focus from your computer and want to control your phone directly from your work computer (like I do sometimes) then you need […]

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What are Android Developer Options Best Settings

The first thing I do when I buy a new Android phone is to switch it on and enable the developer options from Phone status by tapping multiple times on “Build Number”. Some of the settings are quintessential for me and some are just optional which I regularly toggle. In this post, we shall discuss […]

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How to Backup and Sync your Android Phone to NAS

Network Attached Storage (NAS) is your own personal cloud. With the help of some apps, you can backup and sync your Android phone to NAS. There are a few apps (not many) in Play Store which claim to back up your phone’s data to SMB NAS and I have tried a few apps and chose the […]

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How to remove bloatware from Amazon Fire 7 Tablet

So you bought an Amazon Fire 7 tablet and it came loaded with Amazon bloat app. Amazon is not just selling you the seven-inch tablet for mere $50 (8GB) but also the apps which bloat your device. You simply cannot uninstall it directly from the tablet. Not everyone wants every built-in app so they should […]