SurfEasy VPN Provides Online Privacy and Anonymity

SurfEasy VPN

SurfEasy VPN has joined hands with Opera Software (yes the makers of Opera web browser) to provide you with free online protection, privacy and anonymity. SurfEasy is multi-platform VPN that works on Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iOS. The free starter pack offers 500 MB data for a month but can you can purchase unlimited data packs at a very reasonable price. In addition, you can also get data rewards by completing some steps. For example, finishing the email verification adds 100 MB more data to Continue reading

Highlight Text in Chrome with Super Simple Highlighter

Super Simple Highlighter for Chrome

If you are researching on a topic then you most likely have to go through one book to another in the library or from one site to another on the internet. As far as your books are concerned, you can use any highlighter pen to mark down the important sections that you might want to include in your report. But for the websites, you do not have any such highlighter. The free Super Simple Highlighter extension for Chrome browser fills this Continue reading

Cogi Records Voice to Take Notes in Android

Cogi : Record Meetings, Thoughts, Lectures

New ideas are very unexpected and spontaneous. They do not come when you are thinking with all your might, but the moment you get up from your desk and step out of your office, suddenly they dawn upon you. Trouble is that in those moments of epiphany, you do not really have anything on your person to write them down. This is where Cogi fits in – it is an Android app that specializes in recording your thoughts and taking notes. No matter Continue reading

Add Website Shortcuts to Homescreen in Android Lollipop

Add Website Shortcuts to Android Homescreen

Every morning I wake up and check the New York Times, New York Daily News or the USA Today website to stay in touch with what is happening in the world around us. In fact every one has some of the websites that they check most often on their smartphones. Usually we open the web browser like Chrome in the smartphone and type the website domain or access it from the bookmarks. But none of these methods are as fast as the Continue reading

Configure Android Lollipop for the Color Blind

Android Lollipop Color Correction

It is not uncommon for some of us to have sight related problems like color blindness. If you have some sort of color problem in your eyes, then you can configure your Android Lollipop device to show the screen colors after making some adjustments so that you do not find any difficulty in reading what is displayed on the screen. There are three main types of color blindness – deuteranomaly (red-green), protanomaly (red-green) and tritanomaly (blue-yellow) – Android Lollipop covers them Continue reading

CryptaFlix Encrypts and Password Protects Video Files

CryptaFlix

If you take a walk in the smartphone showrooms today, you will be surprised at the quality of the camera modules that come with smartphones. Some of the manufacturers are offering cameras in their devices of as much as 18 mega pixels resolutions. With such high resolution camera, who can resist to capture pictures and make movies. Sometimes we even end up making movies of private nature that are intended only for your eyes and perhaps those of your life partner. If you also have such Continue reading

Block Lockscreen App Notifications in Android Lollipop

Lockscreen App Notifications in Androiddeem

Android Lollipop brings many new features for the convenience of the smartphone user. For example, it displays app notifications on the lock screen so that you can find out about the new notifications without actually having to unlock the phone. But this poses a little bit of the privacy problem as just about anyone can see these notifications without unlocking the phone. Besides you do not want the lock screen to be over populated with unwanted notifications from many of the less important apps. Continue reading

Phrozen Windows File Monitor : Observe File System Changes in Windows

Phrozen Windows File Monitor

When we search for some software needed for our special requirements on the internet, we sometimes download, install and try dozens of different programs before finally finding the one that fits our needs perfectly. For example, if you are looking for a program that can allow you to edit the Word DOC files, then you may have to try Libre Writer, Open Office Writer, Abiword, Kingsoft office etc., before deciding which one suits your needs. But during this experimenting, you may accidentally stumble Continue reading

Enable Pocket Mode in Android Lollipop

Android Lollipop Pocket Mode

When I expect an important call, I keep my phone very close to me and keep my ears tuned for the ringtone. In the home or office, it is relatively quiet and therefore it is hard to miss the incoming phone call. But when outdoors in crowded places or when using some public transit, you can easily miss the phone calls because of the loud surrounding noise suppressing the sound of the ringtone. Android Lollipop comes with a solution to Continue reading

Fix Corrupt & Damaged JPEG Pictures with JPEG Repair Shop

JPEG Repair Shop

USB flash drives have made life easy when it comes to storing files as they can be used everywhere – not only in the desktop and notebook computers, but also in printers and smartphones and tablets. But sometimes the files on the USB flash disk drives may get corrupt because you removed the disk drive from the computer too soon. I had a similar problem when the JPEG pictures I was trying to copy from my smartphone to my USB pen drive were getting Continue reading