Airtel Pocket TV App for Android Released with 150 Live Channels Support

Airtel Digital TV is the DTH service from Bharti Airtel has launched Airtel Pocket TV mobile application that enables customers to stream and watch favorite TV channels wherever on the go. It offers to watch 150+ live TV channels and also you can watch earlier episodes of 13+ channels, over 10,000 hours library of video content, thousands of videos and movies on your mobile or tablet.

Airtel Pocket TV App for Android - watch live channels

Now you carry only the Pocket TV application with your mobile for watching live channels. Airtel Pocket TV app is now available for an introductory offer of Rs. 60 per month. You can see good streaming quality if you have good 3G or Wi-Fi connection. There is some channels is now limited to existing Airtel Digital TV subscribers and customers only. The app comes with many features including set alarms, filter channels and videos by category.

Airtel Pocket TV App for Android - watch live channels
Customers can download the Airtel Digital Pocket TV app that is available for free on Google Play Store. The app is compatible with any smartphone and tablets that run Android version 2.1 and above. Once you have installed the app in your device, you have to activate the service by sending the SMS to 54325 from your registered mobile number.

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Airtel Digital Pocket TV app for Android Features:

  • Live TV: 150+ channels across popular genres
  • Anytime TV: Watch past episodes on 13+ channels
  • Video Library: 10,000+ videos
  • All networks supported: Supports all operator networks
  • Video streaming bitrate dynamically adjusts to the network bandwidth on your device
  • Genre based UI: Filter channels by genre and view videos by genre
  • Search: Find a channel by typing in the name
  • Program Guide: Electronic program guide for one week in advance
  • Recommendation Zone: Get top viewed, newly added and top rated content on the home screen
  • Favorites: Set favorite channels for easy access
  • Social Media Integration: Share the channel you are watching on Facebook
  • Set Alarms: Set program reminders

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Microsoft Released Office for iPad with Word, Excel and Powerpoint

Microsoft finally released the much awaited MS-Office for iPad and it comes with three separate apps including Word, Excel and Powerpoint. The apps designed especially for touch user interface and also it comes with Ribbon interface similar to Windows desktop version. The iPad version has all the features of desktop version and more than iPhone version.

 Microsoft Released Office for iPad with Word, Excel and Powerpoint

Office for iPad app is free to download and you can view any Office documents and present Powerpoint presentations. But editing and creating documents requires an active Office 365 subscription. The app syncs with OneDrive cloud service so you can access and edit documents from anywhere like PC, tablet and mobiles. You can save and download the documents from the cloud.

  Microsoft Released Office for iPad with Word, Excel and Powerpoint

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There is also some iOS features packed including voice dictation and Airplay support. Users can get one month free trial and then you have to subscribe for Office 365 to use it. The Office 365 subscription is now available for Rs.420 per month or you can go for Rs.4199 for annual subscription. Microsoft also promised Office for Android will be launched soon.

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How to Get Windows 8 Metro User Interface in Windows 7?

Windows 7 is the most popular operating system by Microsoft in these days, but Windows 8 is the latest version is also currently available to use. Windows 8 comes with many new features including Metro user interface, Charms Bar and other optimization features. Metro UI is the beautiful new customizable grid layout of apps that provides a new look and you can open apps faster.
Winmetro - Get Windows 8 Metro screen in Windows 7
Do you want Metro UI in your Windows 7 system? You don’t need to migrating from Windows 7 system to Windows 8. We can simply bring the Metro UI in Windows 7 desktop with the help of third party software. There is an app called WinMetro developed by IoBit Company, popularly known for Iobit Advanced System Care software.

Winmetro - Get Windows 8 Metro screen in Windows 7

WinMetro is a light weight software that turns your desktop to Metro user interface and displaying useful information such as weather, calendar, news, stocks and more. It simply brings the Metro screen and settings window of Windows 8 system by pressing the Win+I buttons. You can shut down, sleep, log off and Restart your PC easily from Metro screen.

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Winmetro - Get Windows 8 Metro screen in Windows 7

The settings are very simple and it offers the option to boot to Metro Start screen directly. It works with Windows XP/Vista and Windows 7 systems.

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Microsoft OneNote for Windows goes Free and Mac Client Available

Microsoft OneNote is a note taking application that always comes with MS-Office suite. Microsoft now separated OneNote application from office pack and made free for the Windows desktop version. It also released Mac OS version and OneNote is now available on all platforms including PC, Mac, Windows Phone, iPhone, Android and the Web. 
Microsoft OneNote for Windows goes Free and Mac Client Available
Microsoft OneNote comes with many new features and provides a cloud API that enables any application to connect to it. So you can capture ideas, informations from more applications and you can access from any device.

 Microsoft OneNote for Windows goes Free and Mac Client Available
Microsoft OneNote Features: 

  • OneNote Clipper for saving web pages to OneNote
  • for emailing notes to OneNote
  • Office Lens for capturing documents and whiteboards with your Windows Phone
  • Sending blog and news articles to OneNote from Feedly, News360 and Weave
  • Easy document scanning to OneNote with Brother, Doxie Go, Epson, and Neat
  • Writing notes with pen and paper and sending them to OneNote with Livescribe
  • Mobile document scanning to OneNote with Genius Scan and JotNot
  • Having your physical notebooks scanned into OneNote with Mod Notebooks
  • Connecting your world to OneNote with IFTTT
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Microsoft now comes with full featured services that will surely compete with other note taking apps like Evernote. The free version designed for personal and school use, it’s totally ad-free one. And there is also paid version for Office 365 and Office 2013 customers, the paid version have premium features like SharePoint support, version history, Outlook integration and more.

OneNote free version contains all the core options and your data synced to all devices, so you can access from your phone or tablet too. You can use your 7 GB cloud storage offered by Microsoft OneDrive.

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Google Android Wear Platform Released for Smartwatches

Google has officially launched Android Wear, a modified Android operating system for wearable devices. Android wear is especially designed for wearable devices and now starts with most familiar wearable device – smart watches. The device is mainly focusing to provide information on the right time when you need it and it will responds to voice commands similar to Google Now.

Google Launched Android Wear Platform for Smartwatches
Android smartphones can be connected easily to get your all phone notifications on the smartwatch. You will get notifications for emails,text messages, voice calls, social updates and other app messages also. Google Now feature is integrated with smartwatches and you can activate the voice input by saying “OK Google” command and get answers for your spoken questions.

Google Launched Android Wear Platform for Smartwatches

Android Wear Features:

  • Get useful information when you need it – Android Wear shows you info and suggestions you need, right when you need them.
  • Receive latest posts and updates from social apps, chats from messing apps, notifications from news apps, social apps and more.
  • Straight answers to spoken questions – Just say “Ok Google” to activate voice input and get answers or perform your works sending text, making a reservation or setting an alarm.
  • Monitor your Health and Fitness – Your favorite fitness apps can give you real-time speed, distance travelled, time information and calories burned and more options on your wrist whether you are cycling, running or walking.
  •  Access and control other devices from your wrist – you can fire up a music playlist on your phone or cast your favorite movie to your TV.

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Google is already working with some manufacturers including LG, Motorola, Asus, HTC and Samsung to introduce smartwatches powered by Android Wear later this year. According to news, LG G Watch will be the first smartwatch shipped with Android Wear platform. The developers can download a Developer Preview copy of Android Wear and test existing app notifications.
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Facebook Messenger App gets Free Voice Call Feature in India

Facebook has launched the voice calling feature for its Messenger app for Android and iOS back in March 2013. And the feature was available only for selective countries including US and Canada and etc. Now Facebook Messenger app updated with free voice calls support in India and you can call your friends and relatives easily with this app.


There are many free calling apps available but Facebook has a wide network of our friends and relatives connectivity, so you can find friends easily and call them with a click. The free voice calling feature will use your internet data plan and it doesn’t use your phone talk time. To use this feature, you need a 3G connection or Wi-Fi connection to get clear voice without problems.

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How to use Free Call Feature in Facebook Messenger? 

  • Simply login with your account in Facebook Messenger app for Andorid or iOS 
  • Check your friends list to see who are currently online. Click the particular user that you want to call and go to chat screen. 
  • Press the options menu and you will see the Free Call feature 
  • You can call friends from chat heads and you can use speaker too. 
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You can use this feature only those who are using same Facebook messenger app and the option disabled when your friends are using Facebook for Web. If that “Free Call” option is in grey color, you cannot call to that person. After the ending of the call, Facebook will ask to rate the quality of the call to improve its performance.

Facebook Messenger’s free call feature is similar to Viber free calls. Facebook will be gradually rolling out this feature globally soon. The feature is not available in Facebook Messenger for Windows Phones that was launched recently.

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Compress and Extract Files in Android with WinRar App

WinRar softwares is popular for compressing and archiving your files on your computer. But if you are an Android mobile user, you can now open RAR files on your Android device with the official WinRAR application. The app was first launched as beta version and now the complete app released with new features including RAR 4x compression support, Archive History, Notifications, Additional languages and etc.
Official WinRar app for Android Released – Compress and Extract Files

The WinRar app for Android is developed by RAR Labs Company and the app is simple to create RAR and ZIP files easily within your device. Also you can extract or unpack many types of archive files including RAR, ZIP, TAR, GX, BZ2, XZ, 7Z, ISO and ARJ archives. You can choose multiple files to extract on same folder or on a different location. The app provides the option to repair your damaged RAR and Zip files also.
Official WinRar app for Android Released – Compress and Extract Files

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RAR for Android Features:

  • Compress and Extract RAR files within Android 
  • Unpack RAR, ZIP, TAR, GZ, BZ2, XZ, 7z, ISO and ARJ archives. 
  • Additional Support for ZIP files and supports ZIPX with BZIP2, LZMA and PPMd compressions Unrar support extended for RAR5, UDF and ISO9660 files also. 
  • You can set a password before archiving 
  • It supports multiple languages. 
  • It uses multiple CPU cores to compress data for quick process. 
  • You can repair damaged files
The app packed with full functions similar to desktop WinRar software and works well. The app is now available to download for free on Google Play Store.

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