Everyone knows that the Nexus 7 tablet from Google is a great hit right now. It is only a seven-inch tablet using Android, but it is definitely one of the most popular gadget at this moment. It has a variety of features which transform the ratio quality price into a fantastic deal. If you must have a tablet, then make sure you purchase a fantastic Nexus 7 right now.
The following guide might seem easy at first, but it slowly becomes more complex.
In most cases, the new Nexus 7 is locked to portrait orientation. If you want to move to landscape, simply drag down the notification bar and then select the orientation icon which is near the date. Unlocking the orientation can be done by accessing the Settings domain, then Accessibility and clicking on auto-rotate.
Turning off sounds
Each time you press the screen of the Nexus, you will hear some noises. They can be turned off by going to the Settings domain, selecting Sound and then un-checking the boxes which can be found near Touch sounds or even near the Screen sounds.
The sound heard when typing on your keyboard can be very irritating, but don’t worry because you can turn it off. Once again, visit the Settings domain, followed by Language and input and reach the Keyboard settings where you can uncheck the box that is located near Sound.
There are some things you can do when playing with the notification bar. Whether you choose to swipe them off towards the right to eliminate the individual notifications or simply pinch in order to minimize some notifications, the freedom of work is unbelievable. If you discover that there are notifications which do not disappear, then check the menu marked Settings in order to disable everything you don’t need.
Use the button that is located to the right of the button marked Home. You will see a list with the apps opened recently. Tap on them if you want to launch them again, swipe to the right in order to close them or simply hold your finger in order to see more info on this topic. With the complete app menu you will manage to pick whether to clear or uninstall certain data.
After registering the Nexus on the account you own on Google, browse Google Play and, if you are already signed in, you can choose what apps to download to your tablet automatically. You can buy new apps home or at work. Just make sure you don’t get too mesmerized by them!
To facilitate you in every possible way, staff at Apple is working day and night. Some of the best and free apps available at Apple App Store are:
1. Adium: Adium is one of the most famous communication apps among MacBook users. Adium will combine all your chats accounts on a single platform including Gchat and Facebook chat. To customize your Adium app, a number of additional plug-ins are also available in Apple App Store to be downloaded to change the elements like speech bubble color and font style.
2. Kindle for Mac: Are you a book reader? If yes then Kindle is an app especially designed for you. The Whispersync Technology used in the app will enable you to start reading a book on one device and then continue reading the same book from where you left it on another device. Kindle also offers a well-managed built-in dictionary. Besides all this, Kindle also offers options to change your background color, to take notes or highlight points. You can also add bookmarks using Kindle on your MacBook.
3. Caffeine: What Starbucks does to your mind is what Caffeine does to your MacBook. After installing this freeware and a tiny program of just 254K, an icon will appear on the right hand side of menu bar. By clicking this icon you can prevent your MacBook from automatically starting the screen savers or dimming the screen or going to sleep. Caffeine is ideal to be used when you are watching a movie but are constantly interrupted by screen savers.
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Microsoft has come up with various versions of its tablet recently with the Surface 2 Tablet technology users are once more interested to purchase. However, it is not as easy to decide to own a Surface Tablet once you are taking a look at the iPad by Apple. It seems that Microsoft has a strong contender and is up against a lot of competition from Apple. Let us find out how Surface stands up to the challenge of 32 GB iPad.
Microsoft Vs Apple
Microsoft has already unveiled numerous accessories that compliment its latest tablet that aid in better battery life and faster processing. It seems that it is all geared up to stand its ground against its rival in the technology market.
The latest version of Surface 2 contains a low-powered chip that is designed by ARM. The 32 GB version is priced at $449 but it still does not include a keyboard that can be latched on to it; you need to shell out $120 for it. The latest 32 GB version by Apple is Wi-Fi only priced at $599.
The Surface Pro 2 runs on Intel Corp chip is more about providing a lightweight laptop to its consumers. It is priced at $899 you will be able to obtain the 64GB version but it still does not includes a keyboard. When we compare it against the MacBook Air that costs $999 but also includes 128 GB version it seems to lag behind.
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It didn’t take that long subsequent to the formal announcement of Apple’s newest list of models to its collection of iPhones before rumors started to kick into high gear for the iPhone 6. The iPhone 5s and 5c may have yielded high sales, but this success isn’t enough for people to let the imperfections of the latest handsets from the tech giant to just pass by. Mobile consumers are demanding the best handheld device there is. And in this light, the pressure is passed on to the iPhone 6. It is expected to deliver the unyielding demands of people for the company to continue its good standing.
One of the things in the latest iPhone models that didn’t quite work for people is its puny 4-inch display. Among the high-end smartphones available in the market today, it appears that the 5s has the smallest screen. More and more people are getting affixed to the concept of convergence, which is having a single device that can satisfy one’s every computing need, be it for plain communications, education, healthcare, entertainment, business, or anything else. And what more can be sufficient for an all-around gadget than a smartphone with a bigger display or phablet, so to speak.
There are speculations ongoing about the plan of Apple to come up with a 4.8-inch screen that will be incorporated into the iPhone 6, and this is according to Peter Misek, a well-respectable Apple analyst. Meanwhile, David Hsieh, an analyst at DisplaySearch, says that Apple is toying with two different display sizes for its upcoming iPhone 6. In his report, the company is testing both a 4.7-inch panel with 1,280×720-pixel resolution and a 5.7-inch display with a full HD 1080p resolution.
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There are plenty of apps available for blackberry users that are free, but, you can get a very useful and helpful app for a few dollars. Most blackberry apps range from $0.99 to $9.99 but occasionally you will see one that will cost more. These apps usually offer a service that takes revenue to maintain and which allows you have a great service through your app. The best blackberry apps that you have to pay for are usually well worth the money and can bring you fun, excitement, organization, or just make your life easier.
One of the best paid Blackberry apps is the WeatherBug Elite app. They offer a free version with limited features but the paid version does everything from Real Time Delivery alerts to wind speeds. It delivers you instant temperatures of the city you are currently in or any city you want to search. Almost every weather measurement is available through the WeatherBug app. It even gives you animated satellite and radar readings.
Another great paid app for blackberry is the Shazam app. This app allows you to hold your phone to a speaker while a song is playing and it will tell you the song name and artist. If hear a song on the radio and cannot figure out who it is Shazam can tell you in a matter of seconds. If even provides a way to buy the song right there through your phone.
LIVESTRONG, Lance Armstrong’s foundation, put out an app that allows you to find out how many calories are in items before you eat or order them. Their app called, Calorie Tracker, has one of the largest databases of food and restaurant items. When you go out to eat the nutrition facts are always available for you to view. You can use your Calorie Tracker app and find out the calorie and nutritional facts right then and there. You are also helping out the LIVESTRONG foundation when you purchase this app.
These three apps make life easier and can keep you healthier. There are thousands of apps available for blackberry users and you can probably find three other apps that are more relevant for your lifestyle. But, you can’t go wrong with the WeatherBug, Shazam, or Calorie Tracker app. They are great apps create for Blackberry users and you should give them a try.