[How To] Get the new Sony Xperia Jellybean keyboard on ICS and Jellybean devices

Sony’s latest flagship phone the Xperia Z is yet to be launched and yet many of it’s UI components like the launcher, lockscreen, etc. have already leaked n the internet. Xperia T was one of the first Sony phones with their new Jellybean update. Sony has introduced a new keyboard for it’s jellybean firmware.

Xperia Jellybean kayboard

The latest keyboard has the following features:

  • Bilingual word correction. 
  • Type and swipe typing method.
  • Skin support.
  • QWERTY and Phonepad layouts supported.
  • Word prediction.

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Enable Custom Gestures and Shortcuts on iPhone, iPod and iPad Mini using Activator

All apple devices like iPhone, iPod and iPad mini are great devices with a smooth user experience. However one thing all apple users miss is customization of their device. However, Jailbreaking your device broadens your options. Many tweaks, MODs are available to tame these exceptional devices. Jailbreaking opens you doors to the world of customization of your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch.

Often you wish that you had some way to introduce some gestures and actions that will perform certain pre-defined functions. Wouldn’t it be great to perform some simple functions like taking a screenshot at the flick of a wrist! What if you could switch apps by just tapping 3 fingers on your screen. Yes, this may seem incredulous but nevertheless the truth. With the tweak called activator you can train your device to perform actions of your choice in response to gestures.

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How to Enter DFU mode on iPhone, iPad or iPod and Restore it

What is DFU mode?

Apple is infamous for the lack of control over the devices. However, very few know that there exists a recovery mode in every Apple product to be able to restore the device from any state. This recovery mode is called as the DFU mode which is an abbreviation for Device Firmware Upgrade mode.  Incidents may occur when your Apple product may get stuck at some stage during or after jailbreaking it. At such instances you cannot recover the device via normal restore process via iTunes. In such situations DFU mode can help you recover your device to a working condition. However to recover your iPhone, iPad, iPod or iPad mini you need to have a backup of it first.

Here is a small tutorial to enter DFU mode and recover your device to a working state:

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Keep track of your favorite TV shows on Android phone using SeriesGuide app

Gone are the times of printed TV guides. Remember the days when you had to buy a TV guide book to keep a track of the TV show. To know when they Air and when will be the re-runs. Things have changed a lot in the past decade. Everything has gone from physical to digital onto your PCs and MACs. But in the past 5 years the smartphone revolution has taken the focus from your PCs to something much more personal and portable; your smartphones.

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[How To] Flash Custom Recovery on Google Nexus 7

Nexus-7-ClockworkMod-Touch-RecoveryWhen Asus launched Nexus 7 it ventured into the newly created market of phablets. Google’s Nexus series is well known for the ease of bring able to root devices and also unlocking them. Nexus 7 being no exception to the rule, it is very easy to flash a custom recovery on Nexus 7. In this tutorial we will show how to flash any custom recovery on your Nexus 7. You may flash any custom recovery of your choice like CWM, TWRP or Cannibal Open Recovery.

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