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  • Registry Hack Enables Windows 8 M1 Webcam, Modern Reader, Ribbon & Task UI

    If you thought that the very first leak of Windows 8 Build 7850 Milestone 1 was just a pre mature version with nothing much to offer then its time to rethink. Now Neowin is reporting that many of the rumoured features are already present in  this early build. This leaked version sports a Modern Reader, TaskUI, Ribbon UI and…

  • Make Unlimited Free Phone Calls to US and Canada From Around the World

    The Google owned VoIP service called Google Voice has been available to residents of US from last year and lately to UK residents too. The calls to mobile phones and landlines from Google Voice are now free within US and Canada. They even integrated the Google Voice service to Gmail letting users call landlines and…

  • How to Setup Free Hotspot Shield US VPN on iOS Device

    Make sure that Wi-Fi is marked “OFF” in Settings -> Wi-Fi. Head over to this Hotspot Shield iPhone settings page and click Get Account ID to obtain Account and Password. 1. Configure VPN settings in Settings -> General -> Network -> VPN -> Add VPN Configuration: 2. Save the settings and hit the “HOME” button to quit. Now you can turn Wi-Fi back “ON”. To activate Hotspot Shield on…

  • Windows 8 App Store Exists As Build 7955 M3 Screenshots Leak [UPDATED]

    Update: As reported by istartedsomething these images are chinese software generated, hence fake. These Chinese are taking over the software world too with fake apps, beware. Also don’t have further information on the possible Windows 8 Build 7955 leak. Wait and watch. We already saw few leaked Windows 8 App store images last week and we now have more…

  • APK Downloader- Download Android Apps to Desktop Using Chrome Extension

    The web interface of Android Marketplace lets you remotely install apps to your phones running Android OS. The Android apps in .apk format are then pushed to Android phone Over The Air (OTA) and gets installed in the background automatically. While this happens without you having to play manually with .apk apps, there might be a situation…

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