We have all wished that we could build a phone ourselves. Well, the MakerPhone brings you a step closer to this dream. It is a fully functional mobile phone that you can build and code yourself. The kit contains parts and instructions to make the phone yourself. It is meant to be a fun learning experience for beginners who like to use tools and see how every technology functions. This is an interesting concept and the company is currently looking for support through a crowdfunding website.What You Can Learn
You can learn what a resistor does and how it functions. Leaning about the basics of electronics is a great experience and can get you interested to make more things. You [...]
Despite everyone’s assumptions, the geek inside you is not always privy to the latest and greatest technology. If you’re stuck with an old, slow, crappy computer, there are a few things you can do to make the best of a bad situation. Whether it’s a desktop computer or a laptop, whether or not it’s broken, and no matter how old it is, it can still be useful to you.1. Sell The Working Parts
You can dismantle your entire broken computer or laptop and sell the working parts online. Hard drive, RAM, A/C adapters, motherboards, graphics and audio cards, and even an intact case [...]
Google has started rolling out Android Lollipop 5.0 update for Nexus 5. You can expect the new update soon on your device via OTA in the coming days. However, there are some of us who don’t want to wait anymore. It is true that the OTA method is the most convenient way to upgrade your phone. However, we don’t mind doing some hard work to get the new upgrade.
So, here is how you can get Android Lollipop 5.0 right now on your Nexus 5.Things you’ll need: A Windows computer installed with ADB and Fastboot. Android Lollipop ROM for the Indian version of the Nexus 5. Download it Here. USB drivers for [...]
We love to get ‘inspired.’ Our Bollywood movies are predominantly ‘inspired’ by previous works by other filmmakers who in-turn get their inspiration from others. But sometimes these inspirations lead to some cool new inventions like a Google Glass replica that costs a meager Rs. 4500 in comparison to the hefty price tag of Google’s Augmented glasses.
Now Cochin-based Arvind Sanjeev has invented the “Smart Cap” which is basically a nerdier version of the sleek Google Glass. Now we, of course, need to cut him some [...]
If you recently bought the new Micromax Canvas 4 A210 and need root access to download games or modify the OS?
Here is a quick method by iGyaan to Root Micromax Canvas 4 A210!
Simply follow the instructions below.
(Note : the following method will also work for the Micromax Canvas HD A116)
Here is what you needMicromax Canvas 4 A210 (For Sure) Windows PC/Laptop USB – MicroUSB Cable iGyaan Micromax Canvas Root File (based on Motochopper) (Right click and save) Patience and Perseverance
Root Micromax Canvas 4 A210
Make sure you phone is fully charged.
Happy March 2012 people, since we promised a stable workable rom for the A85/ cherry Magnum / K Touch k700 with Android 2.3 , we are here to deliver in time.
Before we begin with the update process there are a few things we would like to clear out few important things with you people.Important Notes We do not take guarantee that this rom will work perfectly and could crash / damage / brick your device. So proceed with your own caution. This ROM has been cooked by iGyaan but is majorly based on the official Cherry Magnum 2x update (you will see once you flash your phone) We have added bug fixes and tweaks from [...]
The Grathio Labs’ Tacit glove, an Arduino powered sonar device that can help the vision impaired navigate foreign environments. It Has 4 ultrasonic sensors that decode objects in the wearers path and send feedback. According to the video below, it takes only seconds to wear and does not interfere with the natural sense of the hand. It has a vey small learning curve and is very easy to adapt to.
Check out the full video for the technology that drives it and a quick demo of it in action.
Today we are going to show you how to Install GingerBread 2.3 on your SAMSUNG GALAXY ACE mobile PHONE.
What you will NEED!
1. A Samsung Galaxy ACE (DUH!).
2. The 2.3 Firmware S5830( click here to download password = samfirmware.com).
3. ODIN downloader (click here to download). and USB Driver (Click HERE)
4. OPS files (click here to download).
5. A windows PC + samsung data cable.
If you get errors after upgrade : i.e. error: phone application has stopped working or get constant crashes,do the following:
To fix phone not working, initiate restore [...]
Samsung has finally let out their most awaited update for the Samsung Galaxy 3. Android 2.2 aka Froyo is now available for all those with samsung Galaxy 3s in India and Europe.
To Update your Device
Make sure your device is fully charged!
BE sure to backup all your data!
Download the latest version of Kies
Fully charge your Galaxy 3
Connect via the USB cable to your computer
Fire up kies and let it search for update
if it does not give you an update, check for update manually by clicking the update button in the bottom row.
So we finally found a perfectly stable way to downgrade and root the HTC DESIRE HD. All credit goes to the devolopers at XDA-DEVELOPERS.com we are just bringing this guide for our readers in a simplified manner.Warning: Please note you are doing this at your own risk! there is a high chance that this might damage your device, or make it inoperable. ALL FILES AND TOOLS MENTIONED IN THIS WRITEUP ARE PROPERTIES OF THE DEVELOPERS
THIS GUIDE IS PURELY FOR EDUCATIONThis guide has been made considering your device is factory unlocked. Now that legalities are out of the way lets begin! PART 1 : Downgrade