Payments using the smartphone UPI app

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#cashlessindia UPI by NCPI is the next revolution in money transfer and payments. UPI stands for Unified Payments Interface. It is a Govt of India and RBI initiative to promote cashless transactions to the common man. In this article we shall see how to install the UPI app of your bank and use it to … Read morePayments using the smartphone UPI app

Say bye bye to queues with the UTS Mobile App

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UTS Mobile App has been developed by Indian Railways to automate some part of ticket booking. In this article we shall check out the Android app and see how much does it alleviate our problem of ticket booking. Now there is a separate railway reservation app which is managed by IRCTC. It also has an … Read moreSay bye bye to queues with the UTS Mobile App

Android : All about rooting and flashing

Rooting an Android phone gives you an Administrator level control on your phone. Flashing means replacing the current software of your phone with some other custom ROM. But why would anyone want to root their phone. Some don’t even change the wallpaper. Rooting can be a technical task for some and besides damaging your phone … Read moreAndroid : All about rooting and flashing

Android : Using Recovery Mode

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Recovery Mode in Android is a collection of tools which will help you to carry out some advanced tasks on your phone. Recovery Mode software is located on a separate partition. While there is standard way to enter the Recovery Mode as designed by Google, there can be a few variations depending on phone models … Read moreAndroid : Using Recovery Mode

Android : Unlocking the Bootloader

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Unlocking the bootloader is the first step for a successful flashing the Android phone with a custom ROM. This means a direct confrontation with the users. Some phone manufacturers will go to any length to ensure that only a specific ROM is used with their phone. To achieve this the ROM is locked and sometimes … Read moreAndroid : Unlocking the Bootloader

Launcher Loading problem in Android

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Android Smartphone users if affected by this problem will see a white screen and a grey circle with the text “Launcher Loading…” The circle will keep moving, sometimes for an eternity during which the phone remains unresponsive. Installation of an app follows immediately after this. The installed app will have a shortcut placed on the … Read moreLauncher Loading problem in Android

Root and Flash Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman (WT19i)

Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman (WT19i) was a popular Android Smartphone handset by Sony and was one of the last of the beautiful gadget made in collaboration with Ericsson. Its one click walkman button and some funky music output made it popular with the younger generation. In this tutorial we shall list out the links … Read moreRoot and Flash Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman (WT19i)