Posts From Sumukh Rao

Sumukh Rao
Sumukh Rao

A tech fanatic with a hunger for knowledge in the ever-growing field of science and technology. An avid quizzer and a gadget critic who loves simplifying tech for the masses has a keen interest in modding Android devices.

XDA Basics: How to Clear Cookies on Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and other browsers

If you spend a lot of time on the internet, we’re sure you'll have heard of cookies. Cookies are essentially pieces of website data that are stored on your computer by the web browser you use. Cookies are important since they are responsible for remembering your activity history on websites, but just like the edible...

iOS 15: Everything you need to know about Apple’s latest update for the iPhone

WWDC is Apple's annual event with a major emphasis on showcasing its software advancements. What this means is that every year at WWDC, we get our first glimpse of new versions of iOS, macOS, watchOS, and all of Apple's apps and services. This year, Apple announced iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 along with macOS Monterey...

XDA Basics: How to take a Screenshot on Samsung Galaxy Phones

Screenshots are something we all take on a regular basis on our smartphones and computers. It's a handy way of sharing the content on your screen or just saving it locally for future reference. There are several ways of taking a screenshot and while some are generic and universal, a few methods can be unique...

XDA Basics: How to Boot into Recovery mode using button combos, ADB, and root apps

Every smartphone, regardless of what OS it's running on (yes, even an iPhone), has a built-in recovery mode. On Android, the recovery on your smartphone can be used to perform tasks like clearing cache, factory resetting the phone, or even installing update packages directly from the phone’s storage or sideloading from a computer via ADB....

XDA Basics: How to take a Screenshot on Windows, using inbuilt tools and external apps

If you need to capture some information that's on your computer screen and store it for later use, taking a screenshot is one of the best options. Whether it's your favorite meme on Twitter or physics notes from your online class, taking a screenshot can be handy a lot of times. If you're new to...

These are the Best USB-C Hubs for MacBook Pro: Belkin, Baseus, Anker, and more!

Buying a MacBook doesn't mean just spending on the laptop itself. You will be aware that all MacBook Pro models from 2016 only come with USB-C ports, so if you want to plug any of your existing or legacy devices into your MacBook Pro, you'll have to purchase additional dongles and USB-C hubs. So we're...

These are the Best MacBook Pro Cases right now: Supcase, UAG, ProCase, and more!

If you got yourself a shiny new MacBook Pro from Apple, you'll definitely need some additional accessories to go along with it, like a USB-C hub, a good webcam since online classes and meetings are the new normal, or maybe even an external portable monitor for a better viewing experience. While you're at it, it's...

WatchOS 8 Developer Beta 1 Hands-on: Better Health Tracking, New Watch Faces, Improved Accessibility, and more!

Apple, in its annual WWDC keynote, announced updates to all of its software platforms including iOS 15, iPad OS 15, macOS Monterey, and of course, watchOS 8. Just as with every major update that Apple announces, there are some notable changes and new features that have been added along with some minor improvements to some...

iOS 15 Developer Beta 1 Hands-On: SharePlay, Better Notifications, Focus Modes, and more!

Apple has announced iOS 15 at WWDC 2021 alongside iPad OS 15, WatchOS 8, macOS Monterey, and a host of new features and changes to its apps and services. While the final release of iOS 15 will happen later this year with the iPhone 13 announcement, you can now download the iOS 15 Beta to...

Guide to Lossless Audio: Everything you need to know from a Phone User perspective

Remember back in the day when Walkmans and CDs were a thing? Or even before that, when vinyl records were played on turntables? Now that was true, lossless audio -- audio in the form that the original creator wanted you to hear it in, without any loss of information. With time and evolving technology though, these...

These are the Best cases for the 11-inch iPad Pro 2021 Cases: Logitech, ESR, Spigen, and more!

If you're in the market for a new tablet, the iPad Pro 2021 is a no-brainer. It has the new M1 chip, 5G connectivity, and the bigger 12.9-inch model even has a mini-LED display. Just the specs don't tell you the entire story though, so you might want to check out our iPad Pro 2021...

Does the Apple iMac with M1 chip support Continuity and Handoff?

One of the major advantages of using multiple Apple devices is the way they all function together in the ecosystem. Let's say you have an iPhone 12 and you just bought the new iPad Pro 2021 with the M1 chip. You can seamlessly transfer files, complete a task from the iPhone on the iPad, answer...