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Author Archives: Lucian Apostol

Track your data and Wifi usage with GlassWire

Android operating system already provides the ability to see what apps are using data from your cellular network, but the information is basic. To get a better picture of what apps are really using your mobile data and when, I recommend GlassWire. It is available for free in Google Play Store. It shows nice graphs and you can see exactly ... Read More »

Best document scanner app I’ve used so far

Thanks to Android and smartphones I am finally able to throw away my scanner. Scanning documents is an important process in my plan to turn completely digital and forget about carrying the map with documents. However, a lot of important documents and books need to be scanned. With the advance in smartphone cameras, if used right and with the right ... Read More »

Web development on Android

If you are a web developer you know that you must provide support to the websites you make whenever something bad happens. More often than not, these bad things seems to happen on the most inappropriate times. Few years ago, a website crashed while I was on a cruise ship, stationed in Morocco. I had Internet access from my mobile ... Read More »

What good budget smartphones you can get in 2017

I’ve done some research about smartphones available on the market and instead focusing on high-end phones ones that you have to pay $700+, I focused on almost as good phones but that you can find at half price. I’ve excluded devices from companies like Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE. They make good phones, but Chinese companies have a reputation of making not-so-good ... Read More »

SixSquares – unique concept addictive puzzle game

When I first heard about it I said in my mind: “not another android puzzle game”, but I tried it anyway. At first try, I didn’t know what do to, but when I realized I understand why it is so different than other puzzle games. I was immediately addicted to this brand new concept. SixSquares is based on six blocks arranged ... Read More »