Austin Idubor

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10 Things you don’t know your android smartphone can do - #4 and #9 will blow your mind

6 Turn off adding new icons on your phone’s Home Screen<p>We all want Home screen of our smartphones to be clutter-free to access the frequently used …

How to Hack Wi-Fi: Get Anyone's Wi-Fi Password Without Cracking Using Wifiphisher

Welcome back, my tenderfoot hackers!<p>Do you need to get a Wi-Fi password but don't have the time to crack it? In previous tutorials, I have shown how …

The Aria Lets You Control Your Smart Watch Without Touching It

After nearly a month of time with the Apple Watch, there’s been a few moments that drew attention to the downside to having a computer strapped to one’s wrist. Brushing one’s teeth, eating, and even holding your significant other’s hand on a walk all preclude accessing your wrist with your other …

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

Google searches have been filled with questions about the internet of things. What is it and why does it matter? Is it safe? Is it even real? Here are some answers<p>Among its many other cultural and economic assets, Google is accumulating a rather comprehensive record of what is troubling us, from …

Internet of Things

Why you should avoid hotel Wi-Fi like the plague

Click here for more<p>Everybody loves free Wi-Fi. It's an important factor for the connected traveler when they're choosing a hotel, and there are even …

Information Systems

12 ways to make your iPhone's battery last longer

We use our phones for everything these days, from snapping photos to browsing the web, watching videos, and even making the occasional phone call.<p>All that activity can definitely drain your battery quickly, but luckily there are a few practices that can at the very least help you get the most out …

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung required a much needed upheaval of their flagship Galaxy S line to better keep up with current trends in the smartphone world, and that is exactly what the company did. With a dramatic shift in build material and quality, significant changes in hardware, and a far improved software …

Password Protect Your Folders With On-the-fly Encryption

Introduction: Password Protect Your Folders With On-the-fly Encryption<p>There are a variety of ways to protect your folders with a password. Generally, …

How The Apple Watch And iPhone 6 Plus Might Flip Your Mobile Computing Habits

Apple’s new wearable hardware could eventually become much more than just an optional accessory – eventually, it could be one half of a Voltron-style combo that makes up the bulk of our computing life, relegating the tablet and smartphone model to the past. Just like a tablet/smartphone combo was a …

Review: HTC One M9 Chooses Evolution Over Revolution

<i>This post is in partnership with Trusted Reviews. The article below was originally published at TrustedReviews.com.</i><p><b>What is the HTC One M9?</b><p>The HTC One …

Your Smartphone Could be Tracking You Every 3 Minutes, Study Says

Smartphone apps regularly collect large amounts of data on users’ locations, sometimes as often as every three minutes, new research …

Top 3 Most Expensive Android Smartphones

Share Email Comments<p>Well, we have seen all kind of smart phones in the recent times, but what about the most expensive Android Smartphones? Let us …

Now I’ve seen everything: Windows 10 running on an Android iPhone 5s clone

Microsoft has a daring but very clever plan to turn Android users into Windows 10 customers without any of them having to actually buy new phones. …

Subor Announces World's First Bezel-less Android Smartphone, Subor S3

Subor allegedly claims to be the first manufacturer in the world to manufacture a bezel-less smartphone. Mobile manufacturers have always worked and …

Rumor Roundup: HTC One M9+ Leaks and LG G4 Gets a 3K Screen

Recommended Reading<p>There have been plenty of claims predicting iOS support is coming to Android Wear, and maybe as soon as I/O in May. However, …

Motorola Moto E (2015) Review: Android's Best Cheap Smartphone

The original (2014) Moto E is a tough act to follow. Since its launch in April last year, the Moto E has been the best sub $150 smartphone on the market. In fact it could be the best value smartphone at any price with its closest rivals notably more expensive. Or at least it was…<p>Simply put: the new …

7 Super-Intelligent Smartphones for 2015

Get smart with these new smartphone models for 2015. Which one will help your business?

Can You Protect Your Phone from Being Spied Upon

It was revealed last month that the National Security Agency in the United States, and Government Communications Headquarters in the United Kingdom, …

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Information Systems

Rinspeed reimagines the BMW i3 EV as a self-driving car

Rinspeed did a fantastic visual recreation of the Tesla Model S as a moving living room last year, and now it has given the BMW i3 EV a similar treatment. The Swiss car restorer and conjurer of futuristic concepts has reimagined the i3 as a self-driving car with rather far-out features in a new …

Lenovo's 16-megapixel Vibe Shot is a smartphone that looks like a camera

Even though Lenovo unveiled new tablets a little over 12 hours ago, it isn't quite done with Mobile World Congress announcements just yet. Now it's taking the wrapper off three more devices, two of which are Android smartphones that you probably won't be able to get in the US. One is the Lenovo …

The best smartphones from MWC

The 2015 edition of Mobile World Congress is coming to a close today and, as much as we'd like to stay longer in lovely Barcelona, it's time to say goodbye. While this year's event may have seemed a little underwhelming, we did see major announcements from HTC and Samsung -- two companies battling …

How to FaceTime on Android (And Best Alternatives)

If you know a lot of people who use iPhones you probably hear a lot about FaceTime. Apple launched FaceTime back in 2010 with the iPhone 4 as a way …

8 robust chat alternatives to WhatsApp

Texting has become little more than a quick way to fire a simple message off to someone you’ve only a casual acquaintance with, or those few holdouts …

The top 14 laptops you can buy today

It's been a few months since we added anything to the laptop section of our buyer's guide, so we figured it was time for an update. Dell's new XPS 13 was a standout at CES this year, offering a nearly bezel-less 13-inch display packed into an 11-inch machine. It weighs just 2.6 pounds, too, putting …