How To Access Mac OS X Partition Via Bootcamp

Working on Windows OS on my Macbook was pretty cool in Mac OS X Mavericks until Mac OS X Yosemite came along and ruined things. The enforcement of CoreStorage for partitions for all¬†clean installations of OS Yosemite as well as El Capitan was part of the mess ups. It prevented …

How To Fix Hostgator WordPress Emails Being Tagged As Spam

As some of you know, I’m very quick to respond to comments on this site but unfortunately over a month plus now I have been slacking and that’s no fault of mine. It so happens that for some reason all emails being sent by this blog is now being tagged …

How To Flash Android Devices In Fastboot Mode On Mac OS X

After so many attempts at learning how to flash my Xiaomi android devices on Mac OS X, I finally succeeded. It’s pretty easy but you have to be a bit tech savvy to apply it to most android devices out there.
Download and extract MAC OS X Android ADB Fastboot Drivers.
Launch …

How To Download Video and Audio Files Online With VidMate

Streaming music and videos online can consume quite a lot of data especially when you wish to watch them all over again later on or you simply wish to share them with friends offline. Unlike years back, downloading YouTube videos is now legal (if the copyright owner makes it available …

How To Play HEVC Files With MX Player – Lag Fix

Once upon a time I had a field day downloading HD movies without bothering about the size of the files but now that Etisalat has long shut down that service, I have reverted to watching my data consumption again. I now focus on downloading HEVC formatted movies as they come …

How To Fix Google Play Store Check Your Connection and Try Again Error

While tinkering with the Redmi Note 2 yesterday, I ran into issues with Google Play Store. It suddenly stopped connecting and kept giving me the Check Your Connection and Try Again Error.

As recommended by many online sites, I tried wiping the cache of Google Play Store, Google Services Framework and Google …

Download Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Global Stable ROM

Xiaomi has had a few global launch events for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 and as expected the global ROM should be out there somewhere. Unfortunately they haven’t uploaded it to their servers for public consumption.
I was trolling the internet this week and stumbled on the ROM and here are …

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Battery Issues, Fix and Battery Life Test

After days of delay, I finally got my hands on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime. As was my experience with the Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime, setting up the Note 2 Prime wasn’t hassle free. The device shipped with a customized ROM which I immediately upgraded to Stock ROM via …

How to Flash the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Via FastBoot Mode

Given the fact that most Xiaomi phones sold by third-party resellers ship with customized ROMs which have been loaded with bloatware, I always make it a point to flash stock ROM once I buy them. Flashing the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 is pretty easy (though it took a lot of …