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The Best Cell Phones of 2011

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Mobile Phone technology has rapidly evolved in the last decade. Since the introduction of pagers and simple fax smile, a lot of changes have been recorded. Mobile Phones do not only help us connect but make lives easy for us.

Cell Phones That Amaze – A Human Touch

Have a look at some of the most brilliant and fantastic mobile phones of the year 2011 and the Mobile World Conference held in Barcelona, Spain. The conference is one of its kinds and features the latest advancements of the cellular technology on the planet.

1. Sony Xperia – Gaming For Life

The Sony Xperia Play may just seem like the PlayStation Portable at first sight. It is an extremely compact yet classy tool to play games just about anywhere and anytime. This device will be available in the summers of 2011 and is an Android phone as well which supports excellent gaming features.

2. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 – Cosmic Havoc

The Samsung Galaxy Tab is a giant of its kind. This extremely sophisticated device is powered by Google’s Android Operation System 3.0 and is available in 16GB and 32 GB version. The device features two webcams and a Dual Core processor which makes processing extremely fast and easy. This device will surely faze you.

3. Bring the Salsa – HTC

HTC Salsa is one of the latest developments of this emerging brand. The World Mobile Conference featured the HTC Salsa. It is a touch screen Android Cell Phone with a dedicated Facebook key. The Cell Phone has received positive reviews and is recording a growth in its sales.

4. The Optimus Prime – LG Gone 3D

The LG Optimus 3D is one Cell Phone that has literally shocked the world with its bizarre and excellent features. The Cell Phone will run on the Android Operating System 2.2. It is capable of capturing videos in a 3D format and they can be directly uploading onto YouTube and other services. This touch screen monster is amazing.

5. HTC ChaCha – Facebook Crazy!

The twin brother of HTC Salsa is this amazing device. The HTC ChaCha is a brilliant Cell Phone which also comes with a dedicated Facebook button. This Cell Phone is brilliant for working and online chatting. The keyboard like keypad ensures quick typing.

6. Samsung Galaxy S II – The Monster

The Samsung Galaxy S II is a marvelous piece of technology. This Cell Phone is brilliantly designed keeping in mind the fast paced life style. Read the full story

List of all Cydia Apps

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The Cydia apps are being updated at such a great rate that it is easy to lose touch. New themes and apps are appearing that will make the experience better. Here is a list of all the apps that you could hope to have. Also added is a little description of each app.

Archiving

cpio:

It is a predecessor to tar. Tar is used by RPM.

DMG2IMG:

Cydia for your iPhone

It is a conversion tool. It converts compressed dmgs to HFS+.

fastjar:

It is a counterpart for a Java app. It is a faster native alternative to Java’s Jar.

libarchive:

It is a backend library. This app is for working with tar files.

rzip:

It is a compression algorithm. This algorithm is the best there is.

unrar:

It is a decompression tool. It decompresses files in rar format.

unzip:

This is also a decompression tool. It decompresses files in zip format.

XAR:

It is an easy archive format. This format is extensible.

zip:

It is the standard compression tool for Windows. It provides compatibility.

7-zip (POSIX):

It is yet another compressing tool. It claims to be a good one.

Dictionaries

C.I.D.E:

It is for App Store’s WeDict. It is an add-on dictionary.

DeuDict:

It is for translation. It translates German to English.

Dictionary:

It is the basic dictionary. This is the universal one for iPhone and iPod Touch.

English Etymology:

It provides etymology knowledge.

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Top 10 iPhone 3G Apps

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The iPhone has made significant progress since it was introduced. Although the interface is brilliantly designed, fast and has an overall feature not found on other mobile operating systems. The most impressive thing is the great number of applications currently exists on the relatively new operating system. The Top 10 apps which are a must have for an iPhone are:

1. Top iPhone Video Game

Super Monkey Ball is one of the most intriguing games for the iPhone. The gameplay is very simple and smooth. The levels are very precise, while being an overall fun game. The point is simple, navigate your Monkey in his Ball form through various navigated levels without falling off the mazes open sides. Priced at $10 it is right for Super Monkey Ball and is worth your money.

2. Best iPhone Streaming Music Application

Pandora.com is one of the best music streaming channels. The program lets you select your favorite band and start streaming their music, along with other bands considered to be close a companion. The best thing about this app is that you can block a song to be never played again if you don’t like it

3. The Most Innovative iPhone Music App

Shazam is a free application with a very simple but quite handy function. If you hold your iPhone to any music source, be it a stereo, TV, etc. Shazam will tell you within seconds about what song you’re listening to, who the artist is, and where to buy it. The users will also be able to view related YouTube videos.

4. Best iPhone Internet / Mobile Search App

The Google App for the iPhone is a very dedicated search app, while searching the internet users can also search their phone for items such as Contacts, Applications, etc. This app also features smart search, essentially as you enter letters the available programs that match those letters will appear first in search results.

5. Best iPhone Location Based Software

The app developed by The Omni Group is an example of a perfect “Location Based Organizer.”

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50 Free iPhone / iPad Apps

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There are different kinds of apps introduced as soon as after the launching of iPhone 3GS in market. Some of these apps are free and some are paid one. Most of freely available iPhone 3G / 3GS applications can be obtained from various resources. One can easily enhance the functionalities of his iPhone without any cost. These free iPhone 3G apps can be selected according to choice and requirement.

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1. A Personal Assistant

It gives an assistance to manage the personal online accounts. This app provides facility to monitor credit card transactions, banking and investment accounts. It is working well with most of the banks including Chase, United, Bloomberg, Bank of America and many others.

2. AllRecipes.com Dinner Spinner

This is an important iPhone version of a well known food site All recipes.com. This site contains a lots of easy and quick food recipes. It includes with number of food expert reviews. One can easily find a recipe for a selected food.

3. Action Method

This is an important task management app. It gives facility to control the tasks on iPhone. Tasks entries can be easily and automatically synched with desktops. This app can also be utilized to manage and organize the contacts into various groups.

4. AIM (Free Edition)

This is freely available version of social networking iPhone app of AIM. It allows someone to connect with friends through EDGE, Wi-Fi or 3G networks. It has many useful features including an optional notice on every SMS receiving and multiple screen configurations. One can be stay connected at every time to view the status, updates and expressions.

5. Balance

This app provides an electronic edition of a paper-based document record. This iPhone app allows someone to monitor the account balances for various transactions. It can be synched with computer through a password protection feature for transactions of an account.

6. Beam Catcher

It is another freely available iPhone app that allows someone to share photos with friends and family.

7. Bump

It is included in the billionth downloadable apps from App store of Apple. It is very simple iPhone app that provides a facility for transfer of contacts from one iPhone to another by somewhat synchronizing two iPhones.

8. Backgrounds

This iPhone app provides a daily cool background on iPhone. One can be searched out over 5, 00 backgrounds from daily added backgrounds. There are more than 30 categories of these backgrounds including Cars, Animals, Models, Space, Sports, Beaches, Messages, Hearts, Explosions, Cities, Sunsets, Flowers, Movies, Funny, Christmas, Guys, Cute, Games, Water Night, Swirls, Buildings, Fantasy, Technology, and much more.

9. Bloomberg

This is nice iPhone app generally used to check the share prices. It facilitates with long and short termed stretched graphs for iPhone users. It provides all the information about each share. One can also get price information of indices, commodity and oil.

10. BBC Reader

One can browse the BBC News streaming using this important iPhone app. It provides a slide show of top story images on iPhones. One can easily access the BBC even in the low reception of a 3G spot.

11. Currency

This is a useful iPhone app generally used for conversion of various currencies. It provides helpful information about rates of different currencies.

12. Comic Touch Lite

One can easily give the comic touch to his photos using this iPhone app. It gives a text editing facility in different balloon shapes for different subject thoughts.

13. Dictionary.com

It is a free iPhone app of Dictionary.com. It provides world-class reference content from Thesaurus.com and Dictionary.com sources. It has more than 80,000 synonyms and 275,00 definitions. It has also an audio punctuation feature, which spell the correct words and pronunciation.

14. Dog Whistler

This is a freely available iPod touch or iPhone app. It is included in the top 10 free iPhone apps. It provides a useful feature for training a dog through different tricks available in this iPhone app.

15. Discover

It is helpful iPhone app for file management. It lets someone to view, manage, transfer and store files through other iPhone or computers in the same Wi-Fi network. It provides a facility to access the public and local servers on internet without or within a Wi-Fi connection.

16. Dictionary

Everyone looks for a dictionary app on iPhone. This is considered a best freely available dictionary app for iPhone users. It has many interesting features including voice and thesaurus.

17. Easy Writer

This iPhone app is certainly helpful to compose emails. It facilitates with a landscape view of alternative interface for typing in the iPhone. It provides a functionality to zoom and pinch the text for adjusting its size. One can easily keep track the text of every incoming text message, call and email.

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Converting Video for Your iPod or iPhone

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Most of the video-conversion apps automatically use the exact format for any iPhone. It is required to make sure before playing a video on iPhone or iPod that the file format is compatible with it. Mostly, some codecs are required to play the videos on iPhone. iPhones set the resolution and screen size of the video using these codecs. Anyone can copy the videos to iPhone after drag and drop the videos in iTunes when it will meet the standard of compatibility. There are many utilities available which can convert the format of video. These conversion utilities are mostly need the profile of user to make the process easily achievable. Every iPod requires specific profile criteria for it. So, it is very necessary to understand the model and manufacturer of iPod before converting the video format.

Videora Conversion Program

Videora Conversion Program

Videora is a video conversion program. It is a supported program. People may require choosing some banners to discover its control. It is a very simple video converting utility. Videos are automatically added to iTunes with a simple touch by default. These are ready to sync for iPhone or iPod at the time of very next plug-in.

HandBrake Conversion Tool

HandBrake is a best video conversion tool with no banners or ads. It is very simple to use platform and open source for iPhones. There are many options available with its interface.

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Top Ten Reasons Not To Buy iPad

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Technology plays a vital role in our society these days. Every year we come across new advancements and new innovations. Every thing has its pros and cons especially when it comes to machinery and different gadgets. Just like other new innovations, Apple iPad is a new one in the market with its huge launch. It is an attractive gadget and is taking people’s attention with its looks. You know what they say, “looks can be deceiving”. So when it comes to this gadget, it is not that much reliable as it seems. Ten reasons for not buying iPad are:

Limited Features

1. Apple iPad has very limited features, it provides only the entertainment features like You Tube, iTunes, Emails and eBooks etc. so the one’s looking for any marketable functions in it shouldn’t waste their money over it.

Operating System

2. The new iPad does not have Operating System X which mostly people prefer to use. It would be considered as a limitation for those who use other Intel processors rather than apple processors. Read the full story

Web Spies – How To Tackle Them

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The moment you come online, prepare yourself for the bad and the ugly. There are sites out there, who are not spammers or “dangerous” but, they tend to be very intrusive.  They forcefully integrate tracking cookies on to your browsers and keep up to date details of your web activities.  Mind you! These sites are not illegal, neither are they your customary low level sites. They are big names, who have been sued in US courts for their intrusive flash cookies that act as web spies.

What Are Tracking Cookies?

Tracking cookies also known as HTTP cookies and browser cookies, are small pieces of text that a web browser picks up and stores as important information.

These cookies are mostly used for site preferences, storing authentication or dealing with any server based sessions. Read the full story

Hackers Can Install Android On iPhone

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There is a buzz going on over the internet that some hackers have successfully exploited a weakness present in the iPhone, by managing to install the Google open source Android operating system into the iPhone.

The hackers have successfully installed Android OS 1.6 on the original iPhone, forming a multi OS device that will be capable of running both the older versions of two of the biggest smartphone operating systems.

The whole process can be seen on a You Tube video, with a step by step process explaining the complete procedure. However, it does not function that well as the camera fails to work and some apps might face some problem running.

Opera Mini For iPhone Crosses One Million Downloads

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Just as Opera’s browser got accepted by Apple, the iPhone application got downloaded 1,023,380 times within 24 hours of its release. Currently, Opera Mini is the number one iPhone app in the 22 featured Apple App Stores on their site.

Finally launched on 14 April, Apple took three weeks to approve the program for iPhone, although it is already being used by other mobile phones.

The Opera Mini browser can provide almost six times faster download speed as compared to Apple’s own browser. It can also cut data traffic up to 90 percent. Moreover, the biggest advantage of Opera Mini is that all kinds of videos are supported, even Flash or sites like YouTube. This is due to the fact that the video is first rendered on the server and then sent to the device.

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Sony Ericsson Spiro and Zylo Mobile Phones

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Two new mobile phones have been launched by Sony Ericsson, called Spiro and Zylo. Sony Ericsson is famous its music phones with the sale of over 130 million walkman phones worldwide.

Some of its famous phones include the Xperia X10, X10 Mini, Mini Pro X10, and Vivaz Pro, but now Sony Ericsson is going to upgrade its aging array of Walkman phones with the launch of Zylo and Spiro. The two new music phones will also be used for social networking.

By incorporating the finest features of Walkman together with numerous applications dedicated to social networks, Spiro and Zylo provide excellent communication and entertainment features.

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