Awesome smartphone tips and tricks
One of the greatest inventions in the 21st technology, that has managed to turn our whole lives around, is that of a mobile. First invented for the mere purpose of making calls, it has become an indispensable part of our lives, and rightly so. Here are a number of awesome tips and tricks that can help you better use your mobile for extra efficiency.
Tips to Protect Your Phones Battery and Data Usage
Never use your phone while charging which otherwise can hamper your battery’s life to a large extent. Switching on the ‘Low Power Mode’ when your battery is at a low percentage can give it an extra life of up to four hours. Disabling background data for unimportant apps through the ‘Background App Refresh’ and ‘Data Usage’ options on the Settings menu of iOS and Android respectively can also help conserve your battery.
Amazing Tips to Keep in Mind When Travelling
In case you forget to carry your charger on a trip, the USB port on the television in your hotel room can come in handy. With the latest tech in mobiles like Google Translate and Google Maps, you can easily have a word, phrase or even a picture translated into the language of your choice. Instead of spending massive amounts on voice calls, use Google Voice, Skype, and WhatsApp to make calls and send texts.
Camera Tips and Tricks for Your Smartphone
With the latest tech in mobiles available today, you can now click pictures effortlessly with the volume button instead of the virtual button on the screen. Gone are the days when you needed a scanner on your phone to upload documents to the cloud. With apps like Evernote, Google Drive, and Cam Scanner, you can now do the same in a jiffy. Avoid using the digital zoom on your phone and instead move closer to your object in order to get a sharper picture.Other fun hacks using the latest tech in mobiles include using your phone’s front camera as a mirror, using the infrared-sensitive camera to check if your remote control’s batteries are dead, using your phone as a remote control as well as a sci-fi thermal camera, and many more.