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5 Hidden Facebook Settings You Should Change Right Now

With the Cambridge Analytica scandal rocking through social media this past week, Facebook has come under fire from a lot of people, with a lot of people deleting their Facebook accounts in protest. Deleting your Facebook account makes little to no sense, but if you’re concerned about your personal data being stored by Facebook and then being misused, here are …

You Can Now Use Instagram On the Terminal, Because Why Not?

When was the last time you used the terminal on your computer? Unless you’re a programmer, or you’re just obsessed with the Terminal like I am, chances are you’ve not even launched that thing on your PC or Mac. So let me give you a reason to do that right now. Reddit user u/ghostreport has created an Instagram client for …

15 Best Football Games for Android You Can Play

Football (or soccer) is the world’s most popular sport. The only thing that is as satisfying as football is a football video game. While there are great games available for video game consoles, if you have an Android smartphone or tablet, you do not have to feel left out. The Play Store is filled with hundreds of great football games. Most of …

15 Cool Telegram Messenger Tricks You Should Know

Slowly and surely, Telegram has become one of the most popular messaging services in the world. Telegram owes this success to not only the extra security that it brings over its rivals like WhatsApp, but also the tons of new features that the service keeps on adding. However, the introduction of new features on a regular basis also means that …

Adding GIFs to the Always on Display Is a Terrible Idea

Samsung has rolled out an update to its ‘Always on Display’ app on the Galaxy S8, S8 Plus, and Note 8 flagships from last year and it brings, er, a weird feature to the phones. Samsung’s flagships from last year will now support GIFs on their Always on Displays. In full color and everything. What I don’t get, is why …

Redmi 5 Review: A No-Brainer Budget Smartphone

Xiaomi is on a roll in India, launching so many smartphones it can get overwhelming. After the Redmi Note 5 and the Redmi Note 5 Pro, the Chinese manufacturer (and India’s top smartphone brand) recently launched the Redmi 5 in India. Aimed at the budget market that wants an affordable smartphone with better than usual performance, the Redmi 5 comes …

How to Install Georestricted Apps on iPhone

There are millions of apps already available on the Apple App Store, with new ones being added each day. However, some of these apps are available only in a certain region, forbidding users of other regions from downloading them on their iOS devices. Apple’s strict security, and the “walled-garden” that is iOS make it rather difficult to download and install apps that …

Android Go Apps vs Regular Apps: What’s The Difference?

You must’ve heard of Android Go, right? That Android variant meant for entry-level Android smartphones? Well, Google, in preparation for Android Go has been releasing a number of Go apps that are supposed to be lighter on the resources and also use fewer data to work flawlessly on smartphones that are priced at like $50 to $80. Well, we decided …

Here’s Why ‘Net Neutrality’ is in the News Right Now

The man widely credited as being the inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, is a worried man these days. It was over twenty-eight years ago that the celebrity computer scientist and Oxford University professor, then working at CERN as an independent contractor, submitted his proposal for what we now know to be the World Wide Web. In …

Google Discovers New Android Spyware Called Tizi: Here’s What You Need To Know

Android has continually been plagued with harmful spyware apps and the newest backdoor that has been discovered by Google’s security team is “Tizi”. Tizi was found to target user devices in specific African countries but Tizi-infected apps have now been removed or blocked from the Play Store. In its official security blog post, Google describes that Tizi is a fully-featured …

Windscribe VPN Review: A Free VPN Service That Protects Your Anonymity

This post has been sponsored by Windscribe. Headquartered in Ontario, Canada, Windscribe VPN is one of the fast-rising stars in a crowded VPN market where dozens of companies offer their anonymizing services at varying price-points. With so many options jostling for mindshare and marketshare, it’s getting increasingly difficult to cut through the clutter and find a service that actually values …

Backlog: A Great Project Management Tool For Developers

This post has been sponsored by Backlog. As a software development team, one needs a good project management tool to keep track of their projects, issues, new feature requests, and bugs. We don’t have a big software development team here at Beebom, but we do have our own app and website, both of which are managed by our in-house team …

Google Announces Play Store’s Best Apps and Games of 2017

The year is coming to an end, and it’s just the time when Google annually announces the list of best apps, games, movies, and books of 2017 that’s available on the Play Store. This year is no exception in that regard. Considering the lists are ranked in order of their popularity, you might also be interested in getting some of …

How to Buy and Sell Bitcoins in India (Guide)

With the value of Bitcoin rising exponentially in recent times, many retail investors are getting into the cryptocurrency sector for the first time. While investing at these levels maybe fraught with danger, the fact is, crypto-currencies are here to stay, and people around the world are only just starting to wake up to that fact. Here in India, much like …

How to Setup Authentication Apps for Twitter Login Verification

Twitter is one of the most influential social networking platforms on the Internet and has placed extensive focus on the security of its users. It has included SMS-based verification of account logins on the platform for multiple years but it isn’t the most reliable. Imagine you’re on the move and have no network, or want to log into your account …

How to Check What Google Knows About You

We are all aware of the fact that Google keeps a log of a lot of user data. The Mountain View giant has stated that it does so to enhance the overall user experience, by providing valuable suggestions to the user based on their interests and past activities. That being said, am sure at one point of time, you must …

ServiceScape: Find Your Perfect Freelancer to Get Things Done

This post has been sponsored by ServiceScape. I personally believe that we are living in an age where remote employment is becoming the norm especially when it comes to the creative services industry. Today’s generation prefers working on their own terms and thankfully there are a lot of online services which allow them to do so. It’s also beneficial from …

6 Best Cryptocurrencies to Invest in 2018

Cryptocurrencies are all the rage today. What seemed like a niche product for tech geeks and enthusiasts has now enveloped the whole world with its charm. However, this meteoric rise in popularity has given birth to a lot of copycats and the market is now flooded with numerous cryptocurrencies. This has made it really difficult for regular investors like you …

15 Best Freelancing Websites in 2018

Freelancing, it’s a world where most of us have dipped our feet in but left soon due to one reason or another. If you have not visited this world in quite some time, it might be the time for you to look at it again. Freelancing has evolved over the last couple of years and has become more vast and …

SpiderOak One Review: One of the Best Online Backup and Sync Solutions

This post has been sponsored by SpiderOak. With the ever-increasing cases of ransom malware hitting the computers and the age-old problem of hard-drives getting corrupted or out-right dying, having an online backup solution for keeping your important files safe has become more paramount than ever before. That’s why in this article we are going to talk about one of the …

NOKEYS: A Cheap Digital Gaming Marketplace

This post has been sponsored by NOKEYS. The gaming industry is the technological world’s fastest growing community, and more and more developers are joining in. This is a great time to be alive for any gamer, as you have access to a plethora of games. Also, thanks to the digital revolution, there is no need to carry your game disks. …

35 Best Google Chrome Extensions

The biggest advantage that Google Chrome has over other browsers is the extensive library of extensions available on the Chrome Web Store. Of course, popular extensions are available for other browsers too, but the sheer number and the quality of extensions which are available for Chrome is unmatched. However, since the number of extensions available on the Chrome Web Store …

pCloud vs Google Drive vs DropBox: The Battle of Cloud Storages

Cloud Storages are a good way to share your files across devices without having to plug in external devices. They also provide a good place to safely create a backup of your important files so that you don’t lose them even when you break your primary device. If I have two put my finger on it, I would consider cloud …

16 Blockchain Applications You Can Start Using Right Now

Blockchain is a bag full of promising surprises. By decentralizing records and letting users own and control their data, it is a vivid illustration of how technology can uphold democracy in the digital scape. The application can reach beyond our naïve imagination and apply to nearly all walks of daily life which involve a synergy between two or more users. …

Google’s AMP Stories Are Actually a Pretty Engaging Idea

For all the companies that have ripped off Snapchat’s concept of ‘Stories’, I think Google’s is actually the only one that’s really useful. Don’t get me wrong, Instagram Stories are pretty great, and I do spend a lot of time watching Stories other people post on Instagram but is it useful? Does it really bring anything new to the table …

All The Emoji Meanings You Should Know

Don’t you hate it when there is often more to express than what can be in just words? Good grace we have emoji, which add a sense of depth to our two-dimensional communications. Apart from adding meaning to our words, emoji can effectively replace short messages – the struggle of remembering acronyms while trying to appear cool 10 years ago …

8 Things You Can Buy Using Bitcoin in India

Bitcoin’s astronomical growth over the past year has brought with it regulatory scrutiny from authorities around the world. However, even as the Chinese authorities are cracking down on cryptocurrency trading in the country, regulators and high-ranking government officials in South Korea and India have expressed their unease about the technology in no uncertain terms. After initial confusion, however, the governments …

10Web Review: A One-Stop Shop For All Your WordPress Needs

This post has been sponsored by 10Web. In today’s Internet frenzy, WordPress is possibly the most commonly used CMS (content management system) used by netizens to build out their online presence. It’s extremely customizable and allows you to install tons of plugins to improve productivity and better manage your website. However, it can sometimes clutter the backend and you can …

Researchers Have Now Created e-Skin That Shows Vital Signs in Real Time

Scientists have been working on smart wearables for quite a long time with one of the most interesting use-cases being synthetic skins that can augment… well, the skin. Now, researchers from the University of Tokyo, led by Professor Takao Someya, have announced that they’ve successfully developed an advanced type of e-Skin that can do a lot of cool stuff. The …