Month: June 2014

How to root Moto E Quick and Easy

Moto E is beautiful device with low price and decent specification is one of the hottest selling smartphones in market and to make this awesome phone more cool we bring to you how to root your Moto E

Things Required

Important Note: Unlocking bootloader will wipe your device so make sure to Backup everything from Music, Contacts, Apps and Everything

Steps to Unlock Bootloader

  • Download all the files from above thing required column.
  • Put your Moto E in Fastboot Mode by turning off and then holding Volume Down + Power Button
  • Go to the folder in which you extracted  Fastboot Tools and hold Shift Key and then press Mouse Right button and select Open Command Window Here.
  • Type or Copy Paste fastboot oem get_unlock_data
  • You will get some string see this image. 

  • Paste together the 5 lines of output into one continuous string without (bootloader) or ‘INFO’ or white spaces to the 6th Point in Moto Bootloader Unlock WebsitYour string needs to look like this: 0A40040192024205#4C4D355631323030373731363031303332323239#BD008A672BA4746C2CE02328A2AC0C39F951A3E5#1F532800020000000000000000000000
  • Click I agree and get Unlock Code in your email which you used to login.
  • Then at last type fastboot oem unlock Unlock Key the Unlock Key underlined is your key you received through email.
Congratulation now your bootloader is unlocked
Now Rooting Phone is very easy.
Steps to Root Your Phone
  • Rename downloaded Recovery to recovery-twrp.img and copy to Fastboot Tools Folder
  • Copy SuperSU.zip to your phone storage 
  • Reboot to fastboot mode using Volume Down and Power button
  • Type the command fastboot flash recovery recovery-twrp.img
  • Now Type  fastboot boot recovery-twrp.img
  • Select Install and scroll and select SuperSU.zip and Swipe to confirm install.
  • After it reboot and Now you have rooted your Moto E succesfully.

Flipkart launches own Tablet named Digiflip Pro XT 712 Tablet for just ₹ 9,999

Flipkart is India largest e-commerce website and with annual revenue clocking as high as 1-billion $ they are in a very strong position. In order to capitalize their goodwill they entered the tablet segment to challenge biggies like Micromax, Lenovo, HP and Samsung.

Flipkart first tablet Digiflip Pro XT 712 features a 7″ IPS Display with pixel resolution of 1280X800 and under the hood processor is 1.3GHz Mediatek Quad Core CPU couple with 1-gig RAM. The internal storage is 16-gigs which can be expanded by additional 32-gigs using microSD card. It currently runs on Android Jellybean 4.2.2.

Flipkart Digiflip Pro XT features a 5-megapixel rear camera along with LED Flash which can record 1080p videos and 2-megapixel front camera for awesome selfie’s and HD Video Chat. Flipkart’s tablet also features Voice Calling and 3G connectivityalong with Dual SIM.

It also have WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB OTG support. The battery inside is 3000mAh. In the box Flipkart has included OTG Cable and Screen Protector.

Flipkart Digiflip Pro XT 712 is best tablet in its price range as similar spece’d tablets from competetors cost 50% more money and with Flipkart launch offers the price of ₹ 9,999 is effectively lesser.

Flipkart currents has following offers if you buy Flipkart Tablet:-

  • Free Shopping worth Rs. 5300 on Flipkart through Mobile App on the device
  • Free 1-month subscription of Flipkart First
  • Flat 50% Off on Book Case worth Rs.799 for Digiflip Pro Tab
  • Try & Buy – For Limited Period Only
  • Free Plantronics ML2 Bluetooth Headset worth Rs. 1199
  • Free eBooks worth Rs.2300 
So it looks like all the money can be realised easily with all these great offer and to buy these tablet at just ₹ 9999 visit Flipkart.com

XOLO Q1011 Android 4.4 smartphone launched for ₹ 9,999

XOLO has launched a new handset, Q1011 with Android 4.4 Kitkat at a budget friendly price of just ₹ 9,999 and is currently available exclusively through Amazon.in .

XOLO Q1011 has a 5-inch 720p HD display and is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek processor, coupled with  1GB RAM. Internal storage is just 4GB and can be expanded using microSD card.

XOLO Q1011 also has a 8-megapixels main camera with flash and supports HD video recording. There’s a 2-megapixels front camera for crisp selfie and HD video chatting. The phone also has Dual SIM, 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS.

XOLO Q1011 has a decent specification for its price and a battery of 2250mAh puts it above competetion which generally has 2000mAh battery. XOLO Q1011 can be purchased from Amazon.in for ₹ 9,999.

Winter is Coming with Android L Release!!!

Google launched Android L preview for developers and will launch it to general public these winter. Google has done an excellent job in refining UI and has taken right step to launch a developer preview for first time as all apps can be optimized before the launch of L Release.

Android L Release will feature ART runtime as default which was launched as experimental on Android Kitkat and it promises to deliver twice the performance. Google has also changed all the App design to Material design which will be full of animations and shadows along with depth and moreover it will be fluid.

Google L Release also has lock-screen notifications, Kill Switch i.e Factory Data Reset protection and a whole lot of small features that just makes Android more refined and powerful.

Google also conducted Project Volta to enhance battery life on Android and has introduce Smart Battery Saver and  these all leads to increase in about 10% of battery backup.

Google also teased Apple by saying innovation is Android key point as Android included Custom Keyboards and Widgets Since 2009. Moreover Google reminded 93% of Android Smartphones runs on latest Play Services which ships every 3 weeks.

With L Release Google will bring the design language on par with iOS and that was the only thing I loved about iOS. So Google L Release will be a big hit.

When to expect Google L Release for your device? Don’t worry friends

Winter is Coming Soon.

Google launches Android One program to rope next 5 billion people!!!

Android One

Most of the Emerging markets are shifting to smartphones but those are not able provide the experience of smartphone fluidly hence Google stepped up the game by launching Android One.

Android One is basically a reference design i.e set of hardware internals and if those set of internals are present in company smartphone Google will take care of software updates just like it does for Nexus Devices.

Micromax Android One

Whats more interesting is affordability of these devices as these will be priced less that 100$ i.e around ₹ 6000. Google has partnered with Micromax to launch first Android One device and soon Karbonn and Spice will join the Android One platform.

Google if delivers the promise of fast updates then Android One will just kill the other Smartphones so its better for consumers and bad for companies as they need to push updates fast and if not Android One devices will dominate the market.

Facebook’s Slingshot app now available to all

Facebook after introducing Slingshot last week in the US, has launched it now to all Android users.  It can be downloaded for free from Google Play.

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Slingshot team wrote in a blog post,

Since we launched last week, we’ve heard from lots of people around the world who are excited to give Slingshot a try. Starting today, we’re expanding our initial launch and making Slingshot available internationally

Slingshot team also mentioned

With Slingshot, we wanted to build something where everybody is a creator and nobody is just a spectator. When everyone participates, there’s less pressure, more creativity and even the little things in life can turn into awesome shared experiences. This is what Slingshot is all about

Official app features:

  • Keep up with friends: To unlock a feed of shots from friends, sling them a shot whenever you have something to share
  • Send a quick reply: After unlocking a shot, respond with your reaction
  • Enjoy it while it lasts: Once you swipe a shot away, it’ll no longer be viewable
  • Get creative: Express yourself with captions and drawings
  • Look when you want: View unlocked shots later if you’re busy

Watch Google I/O 2014 Live Stream here!!

Google I/O 2014 starts today in San Francisco and will end on June 26. Google I/O is held annually as a developer conference and Google will talk about Android, Chromebook, Chrome, Google Cloud, Google Apps, Maps, Glass and more.
First keynote speech is delivered, which is scheduled for June 25 9:00AM PDT (09:30PM IST), Generally Google unveil the next version of Android, updates to Google Play, Android TV, Android Wear, Maps and  Chrome. 
Android users can download the Google I/O app to watch the live-streams and get other details about the event from Google Play.
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Nokia X2 official and Microsoft ready to compete with Android Vendors in their territory!

Microsoft the new owner of Nokia has launched the sequel to Nokia’s first Android smartphone as Nokia X2 at an event on 24th June.

Nokia X2 has a 4.3″ WVGA Clear black Display, 1.2GHz Dual Core Snapdragon 200 CPU along with 1GB RAM, 4GB of internal storage and microSD slot.

Nokia X2 also has a 5-megapixels camera along with VGA front camera and Dual SIM connectivity and usual bunch of connectivity options like WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and 3G.

Nokia X2 will run a forked Android version with heavy skinning with Microsoft Software instead of usual Google Apps found in normal Android handsets which Microsoft calling it a Nokia Platform X. It also has a 1800mAh battery

Nokia X2 is expected to be priced at around ₹10,000 and will soon come to India and other South Asian countries.

HTC Desire 516 launched in India for ₹ 13,999

HTC has launched a mid-range handset, Desire 816 to counter the likes of Moto G and local vendors like Micromax and XOLO which have gained a huge market share.

HTC Desire 516 features a 5″ qHD display and runs on Quad Core 1.2GHz Cortex-A7 Snapdragon 200 chip set coupled with 1GB RAM and 4GB of Internal Storage and microSD slot expansion. It runs on Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) with Sense 5.1 UI and Blinkfeed.

HTC Desire 516 comes with 5-megapixels rear and a 2-megapixels front camera along with LED Flash. It also has a 1950mAh battery.

HTC Desire 516 is available to purchase from eBay.in at ₹ 13,302 and comes in White+Black color and it shall be available through other retailers and e-tailers soon.

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How to Unveil Developer Options & Enable USB Debugging in Android OS!!!

Android phone have a developer options which is hidden in Android Jellybean on wards and to make it visible you need just one minute and is quiet easy.

Just Goto Settings>About Phone and depending on your manufacturer there will be a Build Number either on clicking on About Phone or after it you have to click on Software Version or Version Information and inside that you can see Build Number. Then you need to tap Seven times consecutively on Build Number and you can see Developer Options in Settings.

After enabling Developer options one can easily enable USB Debugging by going into the Settings>Developers Options and checking the Enable USB Debugging Option.

That’s all and now you can debug your device using ADB and CMD on your PC.