What is WPS and How Does it Work?

You must have come across the term WPS while setting up a Wi-Fi router . It is a small button next to the ethernet cable port on the back of the router. Although it is present in almost all wireless routers, only a few people know its purpose. They are unaware of the fact that it this small button that […]

Top 12 Tech Embarrassments in 2008

Technology’s spawned plenty of headlines throughout 2008 — and cowering next to every story of success is a slip-up someone would like to forget. We’ve compiled a dozen of the year’s worst tech-related embarrassments. While the good stuff will eventually all blend together, these bad moments will live forever in infamy. Brace yourself for some blush-building blunders. 1. Most Embarrassing […]

The 5 Worst Reassurances in Tech History

Ever since educational radio broadcasting pioneer Mary Somerville assured listeners that “Television won’t last. It’s a flash in the pan”, gadget gurus have been spectacularly wrong – especially when they have a stake in the issue. Here we look at five fabulously false assurances made with the best of intentions, the benefit of experience, and less accuracy than a horoscope […]

The 25 Best High-Tech Pranks

Everyone loves a good laugh, and in the age of electronics, high-tech hijinks are just waiting to be pulled off. So snuggle up to your screen and get ready to unleash all sorts of shenanigans as we present the 25 best high-tech pranks known to man. Our apologies in advance to your friends and co-workers. 1. The Restart Remap We […]

TechCult’s Top 100 Web Celebrities

As the web goes mainstream, a brand new group of celebrities is emerging. The 100 people you will find below are shaping the future of the Internet (most for the better, some for the worse…), and as a consequence they are right under the spot light. We gathered around 200 potential names and queried them on Google to see how […]

Send Picture via Email or Text Message on Android

Sometimes a simple text message isn’t enough. To properly convey the message and bring out the emotions, you need to attach a picture along with it. Sending photos or videos via text messages is very popular and is known as Multimedia Messaging . Apart from that, it is also possible to send pictures to someone on their email address. The […]

Restore Apps and Settings to a new Android phone from Google Backup

In the present times, our mobile phones have become an extension of your selves. We spend a major part of your day doing something on our smartphones. Be it texting or calling someone personal, or attending business calls and having a virtual board meeting, our mobiles are an integral part of our lives. Apart from the number of hours spent, […]

How to View Location History in Google Maps

Google Maps is probably the most widely used navigation app in the world. Gone are the days when a road trip consisted of being guided by one guy “who knows the directions”, those times when we would end up getting lost and depend on the goodwill of pedestrians and shopkeepers to guide us to our destination. Although Google Maps would […]

How to use copy and paste on Android

The entire world shall always be indebted to Larry Tesler , the cut/copy and paste. This simple yet quintessential function is an irreplaceable part of computing. We cannot imagine a digital world without copy and paste. It would be not only frustrating to type the same message over and over again but also nearly impossible to generate multiple digital copies […]

How to Turn Off SafeSearch on Google

Google is one of the most extensively used search engines worldwide, with a search market share of over 75 percent. Billions of people rely on Google for their searches. The SafeSearch feature can be deemed as one of the best parts of the Google Search Engine. What is this feature? Is this useful? Yes, this is absolutely useful in filtering […]