Posts From Aryan Surendranath

Aryan Surendranath
Aryan Surendranath

A 20-year-old whose interest is peaked when someone says the word 'Ecosystem'. When not doing any writing related to technology, you may find Aryan filming videos, doodling or diving into RPGs.

XDA Basics: What is Google Smart Lock and How does it work?

Have you ever seen somebody pick up their Android phone and have it unlock without a passcode, but when you try it, there's a security measure in place? Well, Google Smart Lock is a feature that can be responsible for such behavior. While not the most secure way to protect your device and its contents, it...

These are the Best Google Fi Phones: Galaxy S21 Ultra, Pixel 5, Motorola One 5G Ace, and more!

If you're planning to buy a new smartphone, finding a device that fits your budget is not difficult. But choosing amongst some of the best phones can be a little difficult if you're hoping to use it with a flexible carrier plan. Google Fi is a virtual network operator that offers such flexibility, with support...

How to turn on Auto Delete for Google to automatically delete your older data

Default data retention practices at Google have been changing since they first introduced the auto-delete feature for logged location history, search, voice, and YouTube activity in June 2019. In the beginning, users had to manually visit their My Activity page and configure the new settings. A year later, in June 2020, it was changed so...

Tired of your boring homescreen wallpaper? Change it up with these wallpaper apps for Android

A smartphone's background or wallpaper plays a substantial part in the device's personalization. For those who like having a theme, a curated library of wallpapers is essential. This article lists ten background applications which you should check out. If you want something more than just an aesthetic change, we also have an article that lists...