• News
  • Is Turbo/Fast Charge Bad for Battery?

    The year 2015 has been the year of smartphones with fast charging capabilities as we saw almost all major manufacturers putting turbo/fast/quick charging capabilities on their Flagship devices. But is it good for your battery life? Impact of fast chargers on battery life has long been debated. But there has never been a conclusive answer […]

  • News
  • Upcoming Marshmallow Android Phones

    Android 6.0 Marshmallow update is set to officially release by the end of this month (September) or by November 2015. The first Android phone to ship with Marshmallow baked-in would be Nexus 5 of course, but what other Android phones will be coming with the Marshmallow update out of the box. Like every new Android update, Marshmallow too would […]

  • News
  • How to Use Android Pay on a Rooted Device

    [ecko_toggle style=”solid” state=”closed” title=”Previous updates (3)”]    [/ecko_toggle] Google yesterday released Android Pay in the USA and the service will soon expand to other parts of the world as it gains traction, but what must be a burning question for you, us and many other like-minded folks is “Does Android Pay works on a rooted device?” Well, NO. Right now, Android […]

  • News
  • Android Pay Security

    Google announced Android Pay earlier today, a new service for Android that let’s you make payments directly from your Android device. It saves you the hassle and risk of handing out your Credit/Debit card to unknown hands. Android Pay will work on all NFC enabled Android devices running Android 4.4 KitKat and above. As of now, the service […]

  • Issues & Fixes
  • How to Fix Red Border Flashing On Screen when Using Custom ROMs

    If your Android phone/tablet is flashing a red border around screen sometimes, chances are you’re running a custom ROM, most probably an AOSP based ROM like CM11/12/12.1, PA, etc. Red border doesn’t always flashes around the screen, but sometimes it does. We don’t the technicality about it, but there’s this ro.build.type setting in the build.prop file of […]

  • Updates
  • E500FXXU1BOH7 Samsung Galaxy E5 SM-E500F Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update now available

    Samsung has finally started rolling out the Lollipop update for its Galaxy E5 sets with model no. SM-E500F — it was already available for Sm-E500H users — and as expected, it’s directly to Android 5.1.1, skipping the Android 5.0 version altogether. It’s safe to assume no Galaxy E5 user would complain over this now that 5.1.1 […]