Category Archives: How-To Guides

How to Delete any Circle in Google+

Google+ circles is a category, where you can group your Google+ buddies.

We get 4 circles by default,

1. Friends
2. Acquaintances
3. Family
4. Following

One can create more circles like for College, School buddies, Study Group, Work and so on. At any point of time when you think, you don’t need an circle, then you can delete it. viz. After completing the school, one may delete the school buddies and so on.

To delete any group from Google+, hit on the Circles button available on top of Google+

Google+ Circles

Then click on the particular circle, which you want to delete.

Delete Google+ Circles

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Attention ! Every household has a Physician – Home Remedies

Everyone wants the instant digestion, no matter what he eats. You can easily fulfill this wish by adopting these methods.

1. Ginger : Ginger is an active abstract, known as Gingerols, due to which the Ginger is tart, and hot by nature. Due to the same Gingerols, Ginger is having quality of Therapist and provides Stimulation hence.

ginger

Ginger is most often used as a medicine for digestive system, because it helps our digestive enzymes to continue their state.

2. Fennel : Fennel is having Anithole, which is used to continue the states of Digestive and Gastric Juices. Fennel also consists of aspartic acid, which is used to vanquish the fight of Stomach-Gas Related problems.

fennel

Therefore, many of us do have the habit of chewing fennel, after eating some food. Fennel is a nice Herb, and is is mixed with many of the medicines and food to make it tasty and digestive. It is also known as “After Mint”.

3. Yogurt / Curd : Yogurt is consisting of probiotics, which are responsible for various intestine affirmative activities, for example,

  • Making of Lactos
  • Killing the harmful bacterias
  • Improving the digestion system

Yogurt - Curd

4. Fenugreek : The leaves and seeds of Fenugreek are very helpful in digestion. They keeps away Constipation, and eliminate the stomach gas.

Fenugreek

If you do have stomach ache or some abdominal pain, then keep the seeds of Fenugreek in a glass of water for a whole night, and eat them in the morning. You will get relief from the stomach ache.

5. Mint / Peppermint : Peppermint is used to cure Indigestion, heartburn and stomach-Gas related problems.

Peppermint

It increases appetite, and eliminates the symptoms like headache and Nausea. It also provides relief in case the throat is dry.

6. Turmeric : No matter what type of injury you have, whether outer or inner, turmeric provides relief to all.

Turmeric

However, if you have some inner injury, then drinking hot milk along with a tea-spoon of turmeric would be much helpful, and soon you will get recovered from the injury.

We have tried our best in writing the article for people of all ages. Any suggestions/comments would be welcomed.

How to download Your Facebook Profile, Wall Posts, Photos, Videos and Notes backup on the PC ?

Thanks to Facebook that after a long time, it has provided the method to backup all your facebook account as a zip file (including Wall posts, Messages, Photo Albums, Videos, Notes and all which we shared on our facebook profile).

To download the back-up of your Facebook Account, go to Account > Account Settings > Settings > Download Your Information.

Facebook Account Settings

Facebook Account Settings

Click on “learn more” link in front of it. After confirming for the back-up, you will see a pop-up message as following.

Facebook Account Information Downloading and Backup

Once your back-up gets completed you will be sent an email notification about it. This takes some time, depending upon the number of posts or data in your faceboook account. It took 35 minutes to us to get that notification, in our test data (around 23 MB).

Enjoy!

Best Android Applications

Here is the list of Best Android Apps as per our Experience.

  1. Lookout

    A few days back, we came through some potential threats in the android applications, as some of them were intended to send our personal data to the respective App. Creators/Authors. This app looks up for such kind of applications, and checks all security measures like Data Theft, Malware and Viruses, and stops them thereafter.

  2. Kindle

    Kindle is specially made for those who love reading the Books onto their phone. By using this application, you can read thousands of books (Including the Best-Sellers) present at the Amazon’s Database and a lot.

  3. SkyFire

    Skyfire is a Browser for the Android Smartphones (Initially started for the iOS). Skyfire enables fast web-browsing with high quality graphics display and much better video and audio streaming. Just like the Opera Browsers, data is first compressed at the server and fetched thereafter, which improves the page loading speed.

  4. Barcode Scanner

    The Barcode Scanner App can provide information of almost everything, which is having a Bar-code printed on it. Bar-Codes are available at Electronics, Musics, CD/DVDs, and almost everything.
    You can get their basic information before actually buying them e.g. Country in which the Model is made, Manufacturing Date and so on.

  5. Google Voice

    Google launched this service in the year 2010. Google Voice could be used for calling or texting your friends, relatives and all. You can also say a voice command to this app. (Note: Google Voice is available to a few countries including US. You should go through the Google Terms for Using this service.)

  6. Appsaver

    Appsaver is a nice Android Application, by which you can save any Installed application as .apk, which could be used for back-up support. All these back-up files will be saved to your SD-Card (in appsaver folder).

  7. Advanced Task Killer

    There are several applications running in the background of Android Operating Systems, but Advanced Task Killer provides method to show them all and then, you can kill the app, which you don’t want. This can save your Phone’s RAM, by which its speed could be improved a lot.

  8. QQ Player

    You might have tried paying a few media files in your Android Phone, but it says Video type not supported. Now you can play almost all file formats (MP4, FLV, AVI, MKV, 3GP, MOV and more) on your android phone by using the QQ Player. This also supports SMI plug-in subtitle, SRT, MKV embedded subtitles and multiple audio tracks switching.

We will be publishing more applications to this list. Please visit this space frequently, for the future updates.

How to block 3rd Party Twitter Apps on your Twitter Account

Most of us use the twitter applications, and whenever we are trying a new twitter app., twitter seeks for a permission from our side.

We click on Allow button in order to grant access to that application.

When we are done with this step, the application is ready to access all your twitter account data, until and unless your revoke the permissions manually.

So, if you are not using any twitter applications, then removing them would be a better idea.

To remove such applications, go to the connections tab from Profile > Edit Profile > Connections.

You will see all twitter applications along with the details like on which date the request was approved, which type of access it’s having (read, write or both), which are accessing your account.

Now to revoke permissions to any twitter app, click on Revoke Access Button present in front of the application name.

You can repeat the same procedure regularly, so that no unauthorized person gets access to your twitter account.

Enjoy safe twitter !

Most Useful Android Tips – Part 2

1. Shortcuts on Keyboard (Only for Android QWERTY Mobile Phones)
If you have an Android QWERTY Keypad mobile phone, then you can use its built-in shortcuts feature, similar to what we use to do on our PC.

Go to Menu > Settings > Applications > Quick Launch, and now you can customize shortcuts with the desired keys, e.g. search+b to open browser, search+c to open contacts and so on (as shown below).

Shortcuts on android keyboard

Shortcuts on android keyboard

2. Add words into Inbuilt Android Dictionary

You can add any of your words into the inbuilt Android Dictionary. To do so, write in any text-field (provided by the android) e.g. messaging, contacts etc. Then you will see that, whatever you are writing, is also being written on the above portion of the virtual keyboard. Now to add that word into Android Dictionary, do a long-press on the word, and it will get saved. You will also get a confirmation that word is saved in the dictionary.

Android Dictionary Word Saved

Android Dictionary Word Saved

3. Check current date by just tapping

You can check the current date on android by just tapping and holding your finger at the top notifications bar. It will display the date, whenever, you click on it.

4. Grammatical text fields

If you want to type with more suitable grammatical words, then hold down the key while writing in any text field of android, and if the key has more alternatives, it will be shown into a separate text-field, as shown below.

grammer-alternate-words

grammer-alternate-words

5. Android phone battery Options

You can check the battery charge level and status by visiting Menu > Settings > About phone > Battery > Status

To check since how long you have unplugged your phone with your phone charger, visit Menu > Settings > About phone > Battery > Battery Use. You will see the time since your phone was unplugged (just below to the top notifications bar).

6. Save Android phone battery

You can save android phone battery life per charge cycle by adopting a few steps,

  • You can turn the Wi-fi and 3G Off, if you are not using them.
  • If you don’t use 3G on your phone, then go to Menu > Settings > Wireless & networks > Mobile networks and then, tick on the option saying Use only 2G networks. (This particular option saves a lot of battery)
  • Turn the Bluetooth Off, when not required.
  • Set the Phone Screen Brightness to a lesser degree.

I hope you have enjoyed reading these Android Tips, now be ready to read the next part.