Analyze Amazon Product Reviews before Buying

As we covered in our previous article, that how you can track and monitor amazon prices before buying in case of a price drop, today we have another helpful article based on amazon products. Reviews are any day helpful when you are looking to buy a new product that you don’t know much about. But how trustworthy are those reviews?

These days, companies are spending money in all sorts of advertisement that also includes writing positive reviews. So how would you determine if the review that you are reading is genuine and not fake? Or if it is a paid review or not? Let this free web service called as Fakespot do it for you. Continue reading “Analyze Amazon Product Reviews before Buying”

Simplest way to check your Internet Speed by Netflix

In today’s internet dominant world we are sometime required to check our internet speed. Whether you want to check how much speed you are getting or if your internet is actually working, we all need free internet speed test websites.

While speedtest.net is the most famous website that had dominated for years, recently Netflix had launched the simplest free web service to determine your internet speed. This service is called as Fast, and is so simple that you don’t need to click any button to check your speed nor you see any advertisement. Moreover the trust of Netflix sign at the bottom makes it my primary choice today. Continue reading “Simplest way to check your Internet Speed by Netflix”

Track and Monitor Prices of Amazon Product before Buying

Amazon is no doubt one of the largest online retailer having almost every product you wish to buy. But do you know that prices on Amazon drop and rise too? Well, there might be many factors that can govern the price of a product which we would not go into. You must have seen some product that you bought earlier is now either cheap or expensive.

So if you are someone who likes to buy products from Amazon every now and then, then this article will definitely help you to track the prices of your favorite product before you buy them. The only thing to keep in mind is that, this process will only help you if you are willing to wait and don’t have to buy the product right now.

So here is an online service called as CamelCamelCamel that can actually track the price of your wishlist item before you buy it. It can even show you how the price has varied over time with a simple looking graph on the webpage. As you can see in the screenshot I have provided, I was looking to buy the BCAA box for me and was amazed to see that the price actually went down by about $10 in last 6 months (I guess I would wait for sometime and buy when the box is cheaper lol) Continue reading “Track and Monitor Prices of Amazon Product before Buying”

How to Fix Samsung Fast Charging Not Working for Galaxy and Note Phones

Recently I got myself Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ which is a fantastic smartphone with a curved screen on both the sides. I love the phone and there is absolutely nothing in it which it can’t do when compared to any other phone in the current market.

To add to the features that I love in this phone, there is one feature of Adaptive Fast Charging which means when the battery goes down you can fast charge it to full in around 30-40 mins but if you compare this to other phones they would still take like 90 to 120 mins to completely charge. Continue reading “How to Fix Samsung Fast Charging Not Working for Galaxy and Note Phones”

Don’t Buy a New Computer Until You Read This

Thinking about buying a new PC? Has your once shiny, new computer deteriorated over time? Is it slow, unresponsive, or does it feature an ancient operating system? Before you junk your computer and spend a fortune on an entirely new system, consider the following tips. It is possible to have your old computer running like new again.

Upgrade Your Hardware

No one is asking you told hold onto a buggy, Windows 98 PC. But, if you have a somewhat contemporary PC, updating the hardware could have it operating like new again. Consider installing an SSD (solid-state drive), which will increase speeds and increase your storage space. SSDs turbocharge boot times, app launch times, and browsing times. Continue reading “Don’t Buy a New Computer Until You Read This”

Differences between DVD-R and DVD+R

Sometimes you learn about something when you are presented with options. I never knew or better to say, I never figured out that there exists two different formats for a CD/DVD disk. It was last week, when I went on Amazon to buy a DVD pack for myself that I found that there actually exists two different DVD types (excluding others like RW, RAM), DVD-R and DVD+R (DVD minus R and DVD plus R) and it was then that I began reading more on that and finding out what are the differences.

So in case you are still not sure about the key differences between –r and +r formats and why do they even exists, then I am jotting down my findings. Continue reading “Differences between DVD-R and DVD+R”

Find what you searched on Internet with any browser using MyLastSearch

Search engines came a long way and really helped us in searching for almost anything over internet. Internet, which is a knowledge reservoir needs search engine to be searched for and without it, we can’t find out what we are looking for.

Popular search engines like Google, Bing or MSN enable the user to find what they are looking for. Now it also happens sometime that we searched something today and sometime later, we wish to find out what was the keyword that we searched. We can go and check the history but what if, you want to check that for some other user on the same computer? Continue reading “Find what you searched on Internet with any browser using MyLastSearch”

Hide Now Playing Music Info and Album Art from iPhone Lock Screen

When you are listening to some songs from your iPhone, it shows on your lock screen. Song details like singers, album art and other details are displayed on the lock screen. Although it is a useful feature to have all the information right on your home screen and without needing to click the songs, but it can be too revealing for people around you.

There might be occasions when you are listening to some music, which you might want to hide from others close to you. In that case, it can be done using an app called as Secret “Now Playing” which can be downloaded from the Cydia Big Boss repo on your jailbroken iPhone. Continue reading “Hide Now Playing Music Info and Album Art from iPhone Lock Screen”

Stop or Hide Game Updates from Friends on Facebook Feed

After the Candy Crush notifications, I am now frustrated at my buddies filling my news feed with their game updates. Seeing their game updates again and again on my news feed is kind of irritating and was wondering if there is some way to turn it off. Well, I just came across one and thought to share with you so that you can disable them too. (If you are still struggling to disable the Candy Crush or similar notifications, here is the procedure to disable them). Continue reading “Stop or Hide Game Updates from Friends on Facebook Feed”

Clean up Whatsapp to Delete Media and Free up Space

Cleaning up your hard disks or even the apps is always a good idea as they free up space and helps the system to respond faster. Whatsapp is no different. The app is so famous and easy to use that people often find it simple to share images, audio and video through this, which in turn consumes space on your phone memory or the SD card memory to be able to store that media.

When I feel the space is running low, I tend to clean up the media myself by going into the save location but for all those who don’t like to do this manually, there are apps. One such useful app is called WCleaner for Whatsapp, which is really simple to use too. Continue reading “Clean up Whatsapp to Delete Media and Free up Space”

Whistle to Find your misplaced Android Phone

If you are just like my roommate who keeps on forgetting phone here and there, and then spends time to find out where it is, then this is some useful article for you. Phones these days are so small (well, large ones are catching too fast) that we tend to misplace them every now and then, and then spend time on finding them. How about something that lets phone to tell on its own, where is it?

Sounds funny, isn’t it? But with the help of this useful app which is available only for Android, called as Whistle Phone Finder, you can actually just whistle to locate your misplaced phone. Yes, of course, you need to learn how to whistle at first place lol Continue reading “Whistle to Find your misplaced Android Phone”