Posts tagged "Android"

Top App Stores for Android OS in India (Other than the Play Store)

Unlike operating systems like Apple’s iOS, Google permits to install apps from third party sources on its Android OS. Users of Android can even download apps from the websites of individual app developers. Several online stores are now available to download apps for the Android OS other than the official Play Store. A big advantage...

Samsung Galaxy Star vs Nokia Asha 311: The Best Entry Level Smart Phone

After capturing the midrange smart phone market in India with the likes of Samsung Galaxy Grand and the very recent Samsung Galaxy Quattro, Samsung now seems to be aggressively targeting the entry level smart phone market. Samsung has recently launched its cheapest smart phone, the Galaxy Star in India. Galaxy Star is priced at Rs...

Samsung Galaxy Grand Quattro vs Sony Xperia L: The Best Midrange Smart Phone

I remember the dilemma faced by me while buying a new smart phone the last January. Samsung, the market leader didn’t have a good range of midrange smart phones which fit my budget (Rs 15,000 to Rs 20,000) well. Samsung now seems to be filling this gap very fast. First came the Samsung Galaxy Grand...

Skull MP3: A New Android App to Download Music Freely

The high speed 3G and the fast expanding 4G networks make it possible to download music and video files directly on to your smart phones. There are lots apps available to download music files on all the mobile platforms like Android and iOS. But searching and downloading music directly on to smaller devices with virtual...

P51: First Panasonic Smartphone in India

The booming Indian smart phone market continues to attract the attention of major handset manufacturers. Panasonic has today launched its first smart phone in India, the P51. The P51 is priced at Rs 26,990 and will likely face very severe competition in the market from the likes of Samsung’s Galaxy series and Sony’s Xperia series....

Review of Pheed Android App

Pheed, the new revolutionary social-networking service has now launched its Android App. Pheed is a multimedia focused social network which lets its users to share their photos, videos, audio, and of course text with others. Pheed was a rage immediately after its release and attracted nearly 1 million users within the first two weeks of...

How to Protect Android Phone from Virus and Malware

Android is the most vulnerable OS to malware and viruses. The open source nature of the OS and the lax checks that Google has for the apps available on its Play Store are some of the primary reasons for this. The recent major cleanup of the Play Store too doesn’t seem to help much. Below...

MiniBrowser: A Fast Browser for Android Devices

In an earlier post I reviewed a portable yet full featured browser for desktops. In this post I will be reviewing a light yet fully loaded browser for Android devices. Many browsers available for Android devices like Opera and Google’s very own Chrome lack many of the features that are seen on the popular desktop...

Google Releases Google Keep for Chrome

Google Keep is a note taking app from Google which competes head on with other  note taking apps like Evernote and OneNote. The app is a part of Google Drive and allows users to sync notes between their smartphones, tablets, and the cloud. Google has now released a Google Keep for Chrome browser. The app...

Spy Video Recorder Pro: Best Android Spy Video Recorder

You may sometimes want to record videos with getting noticed by anybody. And everybody knows that the best way to do it is through the camera in your phone. But things like the shutter sound, inbuilt flash of the phone, and any other notification lights may let others know that you are recording a video....