• How to unlock Google Chrome’s hidden features using chrome://flags

    Google Chrome, with its simplistic interface and its tie in with the Google ecosystem, has become one of the most widely used browsers today. Regardless of the device, you are currently using, there is a very high chance you are reading this page on the chrome browser. This is partly…

  • Amazon considers palm biometric for future of payments!

    Popular tech giant Amazon announces plans to link credit card credentials with biometric information of customers to enable super quick payments which could be the future of payments. Amazon is planning on placing checkout terminals in everyday stores that read the user’s palm and initiate purchases with the same. They…

  • RYUK Ransomware attack – Prevent before they attack!

    If you turn on your computer and are greeted to a message telling you that your business is at risk, and your files are encrypted, and you’re asked to pay for them to be decrypted, Then yes, you’ve fallen prey to yet another cyber attack. This time – if you…

  • Progressive Web App Shell: Instant Loading of Web Apps

    A very easy, yet reliable way to make your Progressive Web App experience (PWA) more engaging and actually app-like is to ensure it is quick in function and to give it the outlook that it is quicker than it actually is, you can display certain elements of the app –…

  • Understanding Service Worker Fetch Event and caching strategies

    We have just finished covering Introduction to service workers, Installation and Activation of service workers. The next thing in the service worker life cycle is Fetch event. A fetch event occurs when a request is sent to the server. Normally, when an app requests resources like a stylesheet, images or…

  • Speed up your Torrent Download with these Tweaks and Tricks

    Torrents or “Peer to Peer transfer” is one of the best ways to share files without overloading a server. You’ve probably done torrent downloads of gigabytes of data than you could store on the device you’re currently reading this article on. But have you ever wondered how you can reduce…

  • Service Workers Installation and Activation: PWA Essentials

    We had covered until the registration of a service worker in our earlier article PWA Essentials: Introduction to Service Workers. The next events in the service worker life cycle are the INSTALL and ACTIVATE events. We shall see the Service Workers Installation and activation in this article. Installation and Activation…

  • Spoof your Location using Google Chrome DevTools

    Whenever you’re building or testing websites that tailor relevant content to users based on their geographical location or building a UI that changes depending on where the user is located, you might want to make sure that the design behaves as intended in different locations around the world. In this…

  • Creating Interdependent Dropdown Menus using JavaScript

    Straight after my previous tutorial on the Multilevel dropdown menu using CSS, here we are going to discuss interdependent dropdown menus using JavaScript. Do you remember those options you selected while you were applying for a course? Or when you were ordering your favorite pizza? Or when you were booking tickets?…

  • Make calls from your Windows 10 PC directly with Android

    Microsoft recently announced that all Android devices are now compatible with Your Phone Companion application for Windows 10, and can now not only sync their data but make calls from your Windows 10 PC. Feature users of windows PCs waited for a long time now have the ability to sync…

  • Multilevel Dropdown Menu with CSS

    Here’s a quick tutorial that explains how to create a multilevel dropdown menu with CSS. The HTML aspect of the multilevel menu is just lists within lists. But the CSS is what makes it look so attractive and user-friendly. This is how the webpage looks with pure HTML. By using CSS, we can…

  • How to enable Dark Mode on WhatsApp Mobile

    After months of waiting for WhatsApp to release the dark mode feature, which is one of the most sought after updates from Facebook. Most app developers who have been doing APK teardowns hoping to get a crack at the new feature has finally found a way to enable dark mode…

  • Snapdragon 865 : The Snappiest Snapdragon ever made by Qualcomm!

    Qualcomm revolutionizes the smartphone industry by revealing Snapdragon 865, what might be the immediate future of top-end handheld gadget SOCs. Qualcomm this week unveiled their next iteration of the flagship SOC, the new crown Jewel – Snapdragon 865, along with the other mid-tier Snapdragon 765. Promisingly aimed at upcoming implementations…

  • Advantages of dark mode and why you should enable it right now!

    Perhaps the most sought-after UI feature of 2019, the most bragged non-functional “feature” in all devices both handheld and not, is the Dark mode. It is a supplemental feature that just swaps out most of your light UI elements with dark ones, giving you a “black theme”. This reduces the…

  • PWA Essentials: Introduction to Service Workers

    We have already discussed the various features of PWA which make them the future of web development. But have you ever wondered what is responsible for all these features that the web apps provide? It’s the SERVICE WORKERS. The service workers are the beating hearts of the progressive web applications, which…

  • Google’s Digital Wellbeing: Find a balance in your Digital Life

    Technology Rehab! : Google’s answer to keeping you away from the phone, for your digital wellbeing! (pun intended) Last year with the debut of Android Pie (9.0) Google introduced Digital Wellbeing, an application focused on detaching you from your digital life so you focus more on living outside the screen-realm….