Apple has released their new upgrade of the firmware called iOS 6. There are quite a few features about this wonderful OS that have pleased people with iPhones, iPads and the latest generation iPod Touch devices. Below is an overview of a couple of the latest iOS 6 updates.
People, especially iOS users, might not have realized how much their everyday routine has grown dependent upon Google’s excellent mapping service and the turn-by-turn navigation instructions offered by it. However, when Apple announced that Google Maps will no longer be available as a native iOS app, there was a huge outcry. Apple promised to make up for the loss with a maps app of their own, but when Apple Maps Continue Reading →
It appears that various ISPs from around the world are blocking Torrents by either throttling all torrent downloads or blocking open ports. It can be hard to determine which ports may be open at a given point in time, as one cannot sweep through thousands of ports to check which one the ISP might have been kept open by the Internet Service Provider. A simple solution for bypassing Torrent throttling Continue Reading →
TunnelBear is a famous VPN app for desktop and mobile devices. We covered TunnelBear in its early days of release and later when it came up with the TunnelBear Android app. We also featured it among our list of Free Mobile And Desktop Apps For Accessing Restricted Websites. While TunnelBear previously provided users with the option to connect to a UK or U.S. VPN for accessing restricted websites on your Continue Reading →
Services like Skype, Viber and Tango have completely changed the concept of conference calling and VoIP in recent years, but an even bigger revolution was the arrival of these clients to smartphones. After all, apps that have free voice chat offer a functionality that seems to be tailor-made for a phone. The concept might have been perfected with the passage of time, but there is still room for improvement in Continue Reading →
Spotflux is a software for desktop and mobile devices which removes ads, trackers and malware from attacking your device. Spotflux encrypts your internet traffic and performs cloud-based calculations to protect your mobile device or desktop/laptop computer from digital harm. Furthermore, it also acts as a VPN Service and you can also use Spotflux to access location restricted websites. In other words you can not only use this application for protecting Continue Reading →
While I have previously covered a number of weather apps for iPhone and other platforms, SKYE Weather+Phioto comes with a unique twist. Unlike other apps of its kind such as Weather Now or gMaps Browser, SKYE brings your daily weather reports to life by delivering beautiful photos from your area. These photos are shared by other users, which enhances your experience of acquiring updates.
Viber is a free app for Android, iOS, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Samsung Bada and Nokia devices, which allows users to make free calls and send free text messages. With this handy app you can make unlimited free calls and send countless messages to other Viber users using almost any type of mobile device. Moreover, this app also offers many other useful services including instant messaging (between Viber friends), automatic identification Continue Reading →
HotKeys is a free app for iPad and Mac, which allows using an iPad device as a keyboard shortcuts panel for Mac OS X. Considering the fact that many people use iPad as a companion device for OSX, the HotKeys app can further add to increasing productivity for users by making iPad as a tool to execute OS X hotkeys. This app comes with two pre-configured key packs, including one Continue Reading →
There are many services and apps which offer movie recommendations according to the films that are searched by the user. Similar Movies is one such app which provides movie recommendations according to movies searched by the user. With this free iOS app, you can search for films and get an auto-generated list of similar movies that match the search criteria. Similar Movies, uses several indicators to isolate films that may Continue Reading →