First introduced to the world in the late 20th century, the humble cell phone of the 90s has truly come of age and how! Packed with an array of innovative features and mind-boggling functionalities, the smartphone of today is no longer just a ho-hum mobile phone that aids two-way communication via calls and messages but a one of a kind mini-computer that has constantly evolved over the years to rapidly adapt to the dynamic consumer needs.
With a global projection of a staggering 2.87 billion smartphone users by 2020, it is not hard to figure out that smartphones are here to stay for a long run and the demand for these highly functional and perceptive phones will continue to rise in the years to come.
Most students waste their precious vacations in playing games like cricket, watching movies or by roaming around with friends. Playing for a few hours a day is okay but to waste an entire vacation without learning a skill or 2 is something which they will surely repent later. Students should therefore join some classes and learn skills which can be useful in their future lives. Continue reading
In this current age of extensive multimedia sharing and online surfing, the spreading of computer virus has become a very common thing. Whereas the ‘shortcut virus’ has become really familiar and once in a while all of us have seen it somewhere in our pen drives or in our PCs and laptops and kept wondering why there is a duplicate of that particular replicated folder? Continue reading
If you wish to prolong the life of your cell phone, then you have to take some necessary precautions. The tips mentioned if followed diligently and religiously are bound to enhance the life of your precious handset. Some of these tips also imply to the battery, charger and other accessories of your handset. Continue reading
Since the advent of mobile phones, there is a constant question going in the users mind on how to make your battery last for a longer time or some hearsay like the battery sometimes explodes or constant charging reduces the life of the battery and so on.
We wish to inform you the facts of what some rumors have been embedded in the mind of the smartphone users. We just hope that after you learn about the facts, you clear yourself of the rumors that may be sailing through your mind. Continue reading
Prizm Institute had recently conducted mobile phone repair training in Mumbai for students of a BMC run Government aided school in association with a reputed NGO based in Mumbai, India. It was a pleasure for us to train the young school students. Most of the students were of class Ninth, while some were from 7th std.
The first day when we started the training, one of the teachers of the BMC School told me, “Padh likh kar koi fayda nahi!” which means Education is useless! Further he said that this is the type of training which will be more beneficial to students. Although I do not fully agree with him on this statement, he meant to say that education should lead to employment. That is obviously important! Continue reading
Smartphones, today, have become an integral part of our life. We cannot live without them today. But even after installing different apps, we use our smartphone for the most basic uses like paying our bills or booking a cab. But, our smartphone is meant for much more.This mini-computer in your pocket can leave you speechless once you unearth its wonders. Continue reading
Smartphones today serve so many functions for personal and business needs. This has made difficult for us to go a day without our phone. Sometimes, this dependence can be an issue since technology moves so fast that it can be hard to keep up with new systems and devices. Once your smartphone starts getting obsolete, it will work slower, applications will start to crash, the software updates will not be compatible, and sometimes, you might not be able to download certain applications. So the question becomes, how long should one use their new smartphone before it is time to change? Continue reading
Ever since the commercial introduction of cell phones, a common perception that highly prevails among the masses is that these gadgets are emitters of harmful radioactive waves which can cause cancer. This was the belief of all users since the last two decades, but the most recent study today negates this theory and has proclaimed that these radio gadgets are safe and they are in no manner related to be a cause for cancer.
As an urban man, we are living in a world of gizmos and gadgets so as to make life easy. Whether at home or at work, we are surrounded by many gadgets that we believe are transmitters of radioactive waves such as microwaves, radar, mobile phones just to name a few. Continue reading
Wireless phone charging has become quite common these days. It is a technology which has come a long way in creating a wide ecosystem of different wireless charging devices and not just our smartphones. These can be used not only at public businesses but also at homes. Although the benefits of wireless phone charging can easily be guessed, it has the other side as well. So, if you are planning to switch to wireless charging, it would be worthwhile to know its pros and cons. Continue reading