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How to Find Sun Position with Android

If you need to find Sun position at a specific date or time, you can do it using only an Android device. There are many apps that can show you the position of the Sun from your location or from any other location using phone gyroscope sensor and GPS. From simple tasks, like positioning your umbrella on the beach, to ... Read More »

Change Profile on Missed Calls application

I am expecting that smartphones to be “smart” enough to know when you don’t want to be disturbed by phone calls and when someone really needs to get to you even if you have the phone set to silent. These features does not come by default but applications are what makes your phone really smart. Have you experienced the situation ... Read More »

Idle TD: Unique concept Tower Defense game

Idle TD has a unique concept, a combination between clicker game and tower defense. You can kill enemies by clicking on them but you also need to buy and arrange towers on the map to help you. The game allows you to upgrade the damage you do by clicking, or to choose between dozens of towers available. When I first ... Read More »

Who buys very expensive smartphones ?

I know that people want to have the newest smartphones, high quality, high performance, good design, but some prices are just outrageous. They are usually labelled under: “limited edition” and cost few thousand dollars. I am trying to figure out who is buying these and why they do it. For example, this Samsung Galaxy S6 edge limited edition costs over ... Read More »

Are mobile overlay ads the new desktop pop-ups ?

Those who have been around Internet Marketing 10 years ago remember browser pop-ups, pop-unders, pop-exit and many more ads that ruined the browsing experience. When the ecosystem started to understand that pop-ups are a real problem, they were blamed and soon only shady websites were using it ( gambling, porn, etc ). Today, when mobiles devices ( smartphones, tablets ), ... Read More »