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Google Street View Mode is now available in Gear 360 2017 edition

Posted by in Blog, Featured, iPhone apps, TechyTricks, Tutorial

Yes! You are not in your dreams! The much awaited firmware upgrade has come! Google Street View Mode is now available in Gear 360 2017 edition. Steps: Open Gear 360 App on your phone Click on Settings Click on Firmware version Click Download Downloading will start : If Gear 360 is already connected, the downloaded files will be automatically copied to the device, else connect the device to start auto copying. Camera will restart after installation. On restart, Long Press menu for Connect to Android/iOS option, and then keep pressing…read more

Post photos directly from Gallery to Google maps in iOS

Posted by in Blog, Google, iPhone apps, TechyTricks, Tutorial

Posting photos directly to Google Maps from the gallery and that too at the most easiest way is what all the Google local guides prefer. “Android offers an easy share to google maps option, but not iOS” – This is a general statement that most of the iOS users make (including me at some point). But the truth is, there is an option which is actually inactive. We just need to activate it and here are the steps: 1) Select the photo and goto share options   2) Click on…read more


GDG DevFest Sydney | 2015

Posted by in Android, Blog, Google, Photoshoot

Attended GDG Devfest Sydney today and here are few of the snaps from the event : It all started with Collecting the Goodies 🙂 Tshirt: Google Cardboard V2 Cool Stickers: Andrew’s intro about the meetup: Ankur’s session on ‘Android and Games’ was really interesting: Guil and Emily on CommBank Property app: Justin’s Android Testing session made me realize how important unit testing is 😀 And then it was Lunch time 🙂 Good Audience 🙂 CBA Innovation Lab Couldn’t stay much longer. Had to leave due to few other engagements 🙁…read more


How to unlock Huawei E5573 ? The Free trick!

Posted by in Blog, praveesh, TechyTricks, Tutorial

I have been searching ways to unlock my Huawei E5573s-606 which was locked by a carrier who’s internet plan and service was worse. So I decided to unlock it, and started Googling on how to unlock. I could see lot of paid services for unlocking, but not any free ones and atlast after some deep googling, I explored a way to do it for free. Its so simple, just follow the below 4 steps. Step 1) Goto and signin with a Google account. After Signing in, you’ll be asked…read more


The Truth About Free Mobile Recharges: Shocking!

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Featured, Freebies, GiveAway, Hot Deals, Shopping Coupons

I used to get lot of messages about free mobile recharges and I used to ignore/delete all them with the firm belief that they are all fake! Whenever I used to get such kind of messages from my friends, I used to get angry and argue that they are all fake! And one day one of my friend showed me how he used to recharge without spending anything from his pocket! I was shocked to see that! I tried the same and I started getting free recharges! I dont share…read more


Free 25 PhotoPrints! Delivered anywhere in India!

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Design, Featured, Freebies

Love Photos? Get 25 free photo prints delivered anywhere in India! Brought to you by Here are the steps: 1) Goto 2) Download PhotoPrints app [Available for Android, i Phone and Windows] 3) Select Order Prints and select 25 photos from your Phone and place the order. Note: You have to pay a shipping fee of Rs 49 [Online Payment]. Cash-on-delivery option is also available, but you have to pay Rs 99. What are you waiting for ? 😉 Here is what I recieved from Zoomin 🙂 Thanks…read more


Resolved: “Failure configuring Windows updates. Reverting changes. Do not turn off your computer”

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, TechyTricks, Windows

Operating System: Windows 8, 7 Last week, I was trying to install Windows update and it was constantly failing! Tried lot of solutions, but none of them worked. Atlast this method worked! Here is the fix. Goto Start menu and type services.msc , and select services In the Services, check whether “Background Intelligent Transfer Service” startup type is “Automatic”. If not double click on it and change it to automatic. Next, check whether the “Windows Update” startup type is “Automatic“. For me it was “Manual”. Change it to automatic. Check…read more


What exactly is JRE and JDK ?

Posted by in Featured, Java Tutorials, Tutorial

If you are a Java Developer, and someone asks you what exactly is JRE and JDK, How will you respond? There are lot of Java Students and Developers who still don’t know what exatly these are! [Yes! I know ;)] So let’s understand this basic stuff. JRE [ Java Runtime Environment ]: As the name suggests, it is an environment needed for running Java programs. It is an implementation of JVM [ Java Virtual Machine ] It includes Core libraries and other additional components to run applications and applets written…read more


Learn to code interactively, for Free!

Posted by in Awareness, Blog, Blogging, Design, Educational, Featured, Freebies, Fun, Tutorial

Practice is the only way to Learn Coding effectively. To practice, you need to first setup the development environment by installing and configuring the necessary applications. This is where most of them face a lot of problems. CodeAcademy brings you an opportunity to Learn Coding without all these hassles. The courses in CodeAcademy are designed in such a way that one will find it very easy to Learn the technology from Scratch. All the courses are very interactive and Learning is Fun with CodeAcademy. Last but not the least, All…read more


Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts

Posted by in Blogging, Facebook, TechyTricks

You can press these buttons on your keyboard to use Facebook faster. j , k — Scroll between News Feed stories p — Post a new status l — Like or unlike the selected story c — Comment on the selected story s — Share the selected story o — Open attachment of the selected story / — Search q — Search chat contacts ? — Show this help dialog Shift + Alt + 0 — Help Shift + Alt + 1 — Home Shift + Alt + 2 —…read more


Preparing for a Technical Interview? Have a look at this!

Posted by in Awareness, Blogging, Tech Interview Questions, Tutorial

Are you preparing for a technical Interview? Have a look at this site. Looks good.   Spring Framework Interview Questions JavaServer Faces (JSF) Interview Questions Hibernate Interview Questions Shale Framework Interview Questions iBatis Interview Questions Struts Interview Questions AJAX Interview Questions Webservices Interview Questions JDBC Interview Questions EJB Interview Questions JMS Interview Questions JSP Interview Questions Servlets Interview Questions Java OOPS Interview Questions Core Java Interview Questions Java Threads Interview Questions XML Interview Questions JavaEE Design Patterns Interview Questions webMethods Interview Questions Tibco Interview Questions SQL Interview Questions Database…read more


How to Build and Manage an Online Shopping site? Step-By-Step Tutorial

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Featured, Shopping Coupons, Tutorial, Wordpress

Developing and managing an Online shopping website is usually considered to be complex because of the effort involved in developing a shopping cart, implementing special features like coupon codes , discounts etc and managing the online store with an admin login. To develop all such features, requires lot of time and effort. What if you have all these features already implemented + you can customize it as per your requirement + you can get most of the online shopping features for FREE! That’s what this article is about! So If…read more

Free Paper Toy Models: Collection 1 [Comics]

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Design, Freebies, Fun, Paper Toy Models

For those who love to spend time creatively, here is a collection of foldable Paper toys. Its very easy, Just PRINT – CUT – FOLD! Paper Toy is ready! [Rightclick on each of the image below, Save it, take printout on an A4 sheet and Enjoy :)]                                       More Awesome Foldables – Coming Soon. Subscribe to get notified once the next collection is Live. Enter your email address: Delivered by FeedBurner


2 Years of IT Life : Completed

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Completing 2 Years of IT Life on June 16, 2013. Usually For those who are completing/completed 2 years of IT Life, come under either of  the two categories: Those Who feel that they have lots to learn in this field and looking forward with great hopes. Those Who feel that This is not their Cup of Tea. Here is a small art work dedicated for both the categories: For Category 1:   For Category 2: Whatever is your category, You have successfully completed 2 years. Its Party Time !!! 😉…read more


The Dream Chat With WeChat

Posted by in Android Apps, Blog, Blogging, Design, Featured, Fun, iPhone apps

What If You could connect with 5 or more people in a WeChat Group, and the people can be dead, alive or even fictional! This is a great idea from Indiblogger + WeChat . Based on this idea, here is a small piece of art/design which describes Who would they be, why and what I would be talking about. This is just a piece of art-comic-fun 🙂 Take it in that way. Wanna Know How to use Wechat, its features and enabling hidden features? Click here. Get to know more about WeChat…read more


WeChat : The Perfect Chat Application [It’s Free!]

Posted by in Android Apps, Blog, Blogging, Featured, Freebies, Fun, iPhone apps, Tutorial

WeChat is a Perfect + Awesome + FREE chat application with lots of  cool features. Its features include: Live Chat, Group Chat, Voice Chat, Video Call, Web WeChat, Emoticons, Moments, Chat History Backup, Shake, Drift Bottle, Look Around, Facebook connect and Group Chat QR Code. You must be thinking ‘what is this Shake, Drift Bottle and Look Around ?’  Right ? These are some special features of WeChat which makes it an Awesome Chat Application. Believe me! These features will make you say WOW! Excited to know more about these features?  Keep reading, we will explore…read more