Oct 30, 2014

How To Secure Your Data From Xiaomi Servers In China

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has recently been in the news, not only for its controversial flash sale model, but also for some data privacy concerns.
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Oct 11, 2014

How To Strike The Best Deal While Shopping Online

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Festive season in India has already started and online shopping websites like Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal seem to be in no mood to leave any stone unturned to maximise their sales this festive season. Flipkart for example, came up with massive discounts on its Big Billion Day sale on October 6. It offered some of the products like Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 and Nokia Lumia phones at 90% discount. It even sold many items for just Re. 1. Flipkart however received a lot of criticism both from customers as well as from the manufacturers. Amazon India is also running a Diwali Damaka week on its website, while Snapdeal is trying to woo the customers by offering rock bottom prices as a part of its Diwali Bumper Sale. In fact, most of these shopping websites are even willing to bear a temporary loss as they are concentrating on getting as many people in India to shop online as possible.
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Oct 10, 2014

Xiaomi Mi3 (India) Gets Android 4.4.4 Update, Includes Minor Bug Fixes

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(Last Updated: 16/10/2014)  Xiaomi recently released a MIUI update, KXDMIBH34.0 (V5) for the Indian version of Mi3. The good news is that the update also upgrades the Android version from 4.4.2 to 4.4.4. You can install the update either OTA (Over The Air) or using your computer. For OTA installation make sure that your device is connected to a stable wifi network and has a good amount of charge.
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Oct 7, 2014

Xiaomi Mi3 (India) Marathon Review: The Only Review You Need To Read…

Xiaomi, the Chinese tech giant (a.k.a. Apple of China) launched it’s flagship smartphone Mi3 in India on July 22 via an exclusive tie-up with Indian ecommerce website Flipkart. The demand of the phone was so high that it was sold out in just a few seconds everytime it was made available.

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Mar 7, 2014

AirDroid Will Now Show All Android Notifications On Your Computer...

Popular Android app AirDroid, which allows users to command their Android phones and tablets from their computer has been updated with a feature to show all Android Notifications as desktop notifications. AirDroid dubs this feature as "Notification Mirror Service". This is an opt-in feature which when turned on, shows all your Android notifications from Emails to Any.do tasks as desktop notifications on your computer whenever you have AirDroid open in a browser window. This service might come handy if you are working on your desk and your phone is in your pocket or you've placed it somewhere else. You can even view messages from instant messengers like Whatsapp on your computer using this feature.
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Mar 6, 2014

Veteran Tech Blogger Amit Agrawal Can Now Help You Improve Your Website...

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This might be a good news for those looking for a reliable SEO who can test their site on complex SEO parameters and for those who want to make a living online using Google's AdSense program.Veteran Indian Tech Blogger Amit Agrawal (who is also perhaps the premier professional blogger from India) is now out there to help you.
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Feb 25, 2014

What Kind of Users is Nokia Targeting With X Series Phones Running Forked Android...?

Nokia has tried to create a cocktail of Microsoft's Web Services, Nokia's own hardware (and a few services as well) and Android's Flexibility with the release of three of its X series smartphones in the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Many other such X series phones aimed at emerging markets are also in the pipeline.
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Feb 21, 2014

One Liner on Facebook - Whatsapp Deal...

Facebook was on the verge of becoming the new Yahoo! and Whatsapp was poised to become the new Facebook, but before that could happen, Zacky took the command... and rest is history...

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Feb 14, 2014

Windows Live Mail Bug That Microsoft Might Not Ever Fix…

Windows Live Mail is a popular Email client offered by Microsoft as a part of its Windows Essentials suit. Microsoft seems to be quite reluctant about the email client. Windows Moviemaker and Windows Photo Gallery are perhaps the only programs in the Windows Live Essentials Suit that Microsoft really cares about.

Okay, it dates back to sometime in 2011 when I first noticed this bug in Windows Live Mail desktop client (and it hasn’t been fixed till now).
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Nov 23, 2012

Why I Believe Kasab’s Execution Was Unfortunate…

Kasab ExecutedAjmal Amir Kasab (the only terrorist caught in connection with the 2008 Mumbai attacks) was recently executed in Yerwada Jail, Pune, India on 21st November. This was only the second time in the last 17 years (and first time in last eight years) that someone was executed in India.While this was welcomed by the majority of Indians, there were also a few bold people (including social activist Medha Patkar and former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court Rajendra Sachar) who did not approve of this, primarily because they believe that the capital punishment should be abolished.
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