Pavlos Theodoropoulos

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How to easily root an Android device

Rooting is the Android equivalent of jailbreaking, a means of unlocking the operating system so you can install unapproved apps, deleted unwanted bloatware, update the OS, replace the firmware, overclock (or underclock) the processor, customize anything and so on.<p>Of course, for the average user, …

Microsoft building a single app store for the next Windows Phone and Windows releases

Microsoft is planning to combine its Windows Phone Store and Windows Store into a single app store. Sources familiar with the company's plans have revealed to <i>The Verge</i> that Terry Myerson, head of the operating systems group, confirmed the move in an internal company meeting today attended by …

Windows 8.1 to bring back Start Menu in free download

Microsoft will release its Windows 8.1 update on 17 October, bringing back the Start Menu among other bug fixes and feature enhancements.<p>The update, which will be free for Windows 8 users, is a response to concerns among users and businesses who found the interface changes in Windows 8, released in …

Audio pioneer Ray Dolby passes away

We've sad news to report today in the world of audio: Ray Dolby has passed on. His death comes relatively soon after losing both Dr. Fritz Sennheiser and Dr. Amar Bose, and as with those two gentlemen, Dolby's legacy will continue to impact viewers and listeners around the globe for many years to …

Facebook for Windows Phone Now Supports 256MB RAM Phones

Microsoft has updated the Facebook app for Windows Phone 7 and Windows Phone 8 with support for phones with 256MB RAM, as well as performance enhancements and bug fixes for all devices.<p>Given that Facebook is used by more than 1 billion people worldwide each month — and mobile usage is growing fast …

Former Nokia employees form Newkia, commits to building Android devices

If you’ve been holding out for a combination of Nokia hardware and Android software, your dream may (eventually) come true. Apparently, former Asia …

Casio’s response to smartwatch competition? “We’re ready.”

If you were concerned about how the endless stream of high tech companies entering the watch market would affect incumbents like Casio, maybe you shouldn’t. Kazuo Kashio, CEO of Casio, fired a salvo in response to the coming barrage of competition.<p><i>“We’re prepared”</i> says the feisty 84-year-old CEO.</i> …

[Editorial] Microsoft Buys Nokia: What It Means (And Doesn't Mean) For Android

Article Contents<p>If you're a dedicated follower of tech news, you've probably heard the big story from late last night: Microsoft is buying Nokia. …

GooPhone and LG to offer first tri-SIM smartphones using MediaTek chips

Dual-SIM phones are handy in regions where international travel and prepaid service are common, but even those devices aren't always enough for jetsetters. Thankfully, GooPhone and LG have come to those customers' rescue by launching the first smartphones based on a new MediaTek Triple-SIM chip. …

If you could actually see Wi-Fi, this is what it would look like

What if you could actually see Wi-Fi? It is something we all have wondered about. We can see the Wi-Fi routers in our homes and our offices, and we …