SysFix is a small portable tool holding multitude of options to optimize, manage, and importantly fix common network & system issues. According to the author, it is built especially for network administrators who needs to be persistent in keeping tab on diverse system issues that may erupt anytime. It eventually helps in making network administrators more productive in less time without much effort involved. It provides options for optimizing system performance, checking network status, viewing router configuration settings, defragmenting drives, managing different destinations, and a lot more. Read More
As web is turning out to become a primary focus of the users, some companies are changing tracks to meet the users’ demands. Aviary’s Music Creator is a web application, however, not full-featured music creator but provides ample boxed-up options and features to create out a desired piece of music. What makes it a bit distinctive from rest of free tools is that the interface is quite easy to get by and sequential procedure of creating music really helps any music enthusiast to start making his own type of music instantly. Read More
Although we know for a fact that Samsung is one company that doesn’t believe much on customer support when it comes to updating it’s cell phone firmware. The update issue of Samsung Behold is one very fine example of this. Keeping all this in view, there is a prevalent rumor that Samsung will be updating current Samsung i5700 Spica with Android 2.2 Froyo. This was actually disclosed by a member at Samdroid forum, who claims that his source of information has been some friend's relative working for Samsung. It is also interesting that this guy has asked people to follow him on Twitter to get the latest updates and in one of his latest tweets he unveils the tip source. We are not sure whether to believe this hypothetical claim or not and leave it on your discretion. We can call this all a publicity stunt but just in case, if this rumor ever materializes , then all Samsung Spica users can rejoice for sure. It is still unknown whether this will be an OTA update for “all” Spica users or it will just be on the newly shipped ones. Samsung i5700 Spica is a high-end android powered phone that has been out in the market for quite some time and you can find the root instructions here. Update: As expected it was a spoof that was being threaded about at samdroid.net. We are sorry for any temporary rejoicing that this news might have caused but again, we reported what we saw and observed. Thanks.
Samsung has just tagged one of it’s Android phone as “coming soon” on Samsung UK website. This phone resembles M100s Android phone, which has been already released by Samsung in domestic Korean market. This latest device is dubbed as the Samsung Galaxy Apolli, and seems to be targeted at the mid-end market. More information including detailed specs and expected price after the jump. Read More
Screen capturing tools are abundant and mostly found in two ways, either integrated with image editing/viewing tool or as a separate tool. Screenshots helps audience to understand the complex procedure of any task you’ve taken to complete. GreenShot is a small opensource utility built exclusively for taking screenshots. If you've been using Windows build-in function for taking screenshot then it will not bother you, as it requires the very same steps for taking screenshots. Read More
Demands for file-compression utilities are getting higher as time progresses. Today systems are generally overwhelmed with a lot of data that needs to be archived. The file-compression utilities can be useful for compressing or backing-up precious data, which eventually provides extra space. As for now, 7-zip is the most eminent file-compression utility but severely lacks a handy user interface. Bitser, however, is an alternative that provides almost every feature of 7-Zip along with extensive tabbed and easy-to-use interface having numerous options for managing archives & backups. Read More
As radio stations are contrived for different music genres and distinctive in terms of jazz, rock, metal, heavy metal, grunge and so on, listeners keeps on changing tracks. Tools for recording radio streaming are not sufficient and does not provide full scalability. Musicy on the other hand, targets those music junkies who frequently listens to different radio stations for keeping tab on particular genre. Besides being a radio streaming utility, it also let users instantly rip and download the track which is being streamed. Read More
If you are an iPhone Developer and want your apps to grab some space on iTunes Store for the all new iPhone 4, you better get ready for some coding! Apple has officially started sending in notifications to app developers regarding iTunes App Store now accepting iOS 4 apps for submissions. Read on for further details. Read More
We have received some confirm reports from our sources that Flash player has been updated for Android. The new Flash 10.1 for Android is version 10.1.72.4 The exact functionality and updates in this Flash version are still awaiting official announcement, though we can safely deduce that it aims to fix some of the issues experiences in the previous version and bring support to more devices perhaps, along with significantly improved video playback performance based on user feedback. Read on for more information. Read More
Although Android is a wonderful mobile OS that gives you the liberty to use your phone as you want, but still ringtone and headset volume has always remained a problem. If you have a rooted HTC android based device (In this case we will be using HTC Dream G1), you can always modify the original sound settings to enhance your Android geared device’s internal, ringtone and Headset volume. Read More
Motorola seems to be covered up with Android these days. It is rumored that Motorola will in fact come out with 15+ new Android powered devices by the end of this year. In our opinion, Android OS gave Motorola hand-sets an all new life and grabbed it back to the top from it’s diving position in cell phone market. Motorola Droid was a huge success and now we have some leaked images and specs of Motorola Droid 2. It is still unknown that what exactly will be the price range for this phone, but we can very well speculate that it will be somewhat similar to price tag of HTC EVO 4G. Here are detailed specs of Motorola Droid 2:
- 750MHz Processor
- Wi-Fi ( Tethering and Normal Use)
- Massive 8G Internal Memory
- Pre-Loaded 8 GB MicroSD card
- High Quality Updated QWERT Keyboard
- 5 Mega Pixel Camera
- All New MotoBlur UI
- Android 2.1 Eclair
We have come across every type of file renamers, from basic tools to advanced tools, such as, ReNamer and File Grinder, respectively. File Grinder has been our favorite because it has an easy-to-use interface with pre-build profiles for Audio, JPEG, Video, and HTML files which cannot be found in any other tool. Read More
Do you go out frequently on business trips or on vacations and need an elusive video surveillance over specific valuables in your home or room. As thieves are constant threats to your households and lurking everywhere trying to break-in anytime. You might not like to give them an open space for pouncing on your home and do an act of vandalism. TeboCam is a full-featured free video-surveillance system that only requires single peripheral with your system - a Webcam. Read More
Since PDF is the most celebrated format for distributing & publishing final documents, users are inclined more towards using PDF as permanent format for reading e-books, documentation distribution, and for publishing technical guides, etc. Most of you will now be familiar with PDF Printers, one such as been covered before called BullZip Printer. Amongst the many PDF printers out there, PDF24 stands out because it provides a full-featured tool apart from merely being a Printer to convert documents into PDF format. Read More
Hide Systray (also called, Windows 7 System Tray Hider) is a small portable tool to hide the system tray icons. When clicked on the slider switch, it will restart the explorer and you will find the system tray icon vanished. The system clock however remains intact and so does the Show Desktop button next to it. Read More
Good news for iPod Touch 2G owners, RedSn0w has been updated to support iPod touch 2G. It also enables Multitasking and home-screen wallpaper on iPhone 3G and iPod Touch 2G (which is disabled by Apple by default). To carry out this jailbreak you will need to have a Mac and iTunes 9.2 Beta. This is still pretty much developer oriented procedure as per instructions from iphwn.org. This RedSn0w doesn’t allow carrier unlock and it is advised to wait for the final release of redSn0W that might include the unlocking tool with the bundle. Here are the instructions on how to jailbreak your iPod Touch 2G iOS 4 with this. We have also previously posted detailed procedure of jailbreaking your iPhone 3G running iOS 4. All you will need to do is follow the same procedure but download the new RedSn0w 0.9.5 Beta 5 file instead of the previous one. Update: Step-By-Step Instructions to Jailbreak iPod touch 2G have been released and here they are: To Jailbreak your iPod touch 2G, you will need to follow these step by step instructions:
- First you will need to download iOS 4 firmware on Mac and restore your iPod Touch 2G with iTunes 9.2 beta using this.
- After you have installed the iOS 4 on your iPod Touch 3G, launch RedSn0w 0.9.5 Beta 5
- Once RenSn0w starts running, press the browser button and select iOS 4 Beta 4 for iPod Touch 2G.
- Now check mark Cydia and press next
- Now follow on screen instructions on putting your iPod Touch 2G into DFU mode for the jailbreak installation.
- Your iPod Touch will reboot and you will see that Cydia having a black icon. Now go to Cydia > Sources and add repo: http://apt.saurik.com/cydia-3.7. Make sure that you are connected to the internet via WI-FI
- Now Cydia will restart and you will be able to see the original Cydia icon.
Got yourself an HTC Droid Incredible and wanna get root access on it to be able to run all the root-only apps, install a custom recovery, or flash a custom ROM, mod or hack? We've got some great news for you. The device has been successfully rooted, and we are here with the rooting instructions for you. Can't wait? Just hit the 'Read more' button! Read More
With the release of iOS 4, Apple introduced several new and highly welcome features to its mobile operating system. One of the most anticipated and well-received ones of those was multitasking. While iOS 4 supports both iPhone 3G and iPod Touch 2G in addition to the later devices, unfortunately the multitasking feature wasn't made available on either of these with the update. However, fret not, as we have good news for you iPhone 3G and iPod Touch 2G owners out there in this regard. Read on for details. Read More
Looking for a way to root your LG Optimus GT540 Android phone? Look no further! The phone has been successfully rooted, and we are happy to bring you the detailed instructions that are easy enough for even absolute beginners to follow. All credit for rooting this device goes to Paul O'Brien of MoDaCo, who has shared this method with the community. Read More
Forget every folder background changer out there for Windows Explorer. AveFolderBG For Windows 7 adds the background option in Folder Properties. The shell integration makes it more easier and faster to use than 3rd party alternatives. Read More