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How to Check If your Android Phone is Hacked by Heartbleed

We all know that a security bug named Heartbleed has already bitten yahoo mail, the Canada revenue and other web service. Even this bug causing heartache on more than hundreds of severs all over the internet, security researchers also warned that this security bug also allows direct hacks of Android.

Ars Technica explains very well about how your Google powered Android devices could be affected by Heartbleed. As there are lots of tweaked and forked versions of the Android version out there, it's very tough to provide a list of devices which are affected by this security bug. 
But the good new is that there is a free android available over google play store i.e. Heartbleed Detector developed by Lookout Mobile. In this article I will cover thing you need to know about this Android app.
Heartbleed Security Scanner?
Heartbleed Security Scanner for Android helps detect whether your Android device is affected by the Heartbleed bug in OpenSSL and whether the vulnerable behavior is enabled.
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Media Hint become paid service, Now charging a monthly fee!

Media Hint is one of the most popular web services that let you stream region locked content for free, all you need to do is just install a browser extension to use it.
If you load this application at this moment, you will notice that things have changed a little. As of today, all the Media Hint users need to sign in using an account to use this service. You will get a login prompt on the site, asking you to login the service using Google Plus, Facebook, and Twitter Authentication. According to company: We did this just to provide a personalized service, support and provide paid plan with more features.  From today Media Hint removed all free accounts and left users with a 7 days trial obliging them to sign up for a month or yearly plan to take advantage of this service. Right now you will not see any plan notification on the home page of this service, but once you login you will see them listed on your account. So, if you're interested, check plans below:

Basically, there are two…

CyanogenMod 11 M5 Features and Download [Beta Version]

CyanogenMod is the only name which hit mind, when someone is looking for a large scale, multi-device custom ROM. And we have great purpose behind this, as Cyanogenmod was the first source-fabricated group circulation of its thoughtful. Yet despite the fact that the years, we've seen incredible improvement work hail from its group.

And today, feeling glad to share with you that, the CyanogenMod team has released the Milestone 5 release of CyanogenMod 11. With this news team get one step closer to CyanogenMod 11 stable version. In comparison to the M4 release, M5 comes with various fixes and some additional features.
As stated on the CM Blog:
Trebuchet – Fix last icon from hotseat disappearingTrebuchet – Fix custom home transition effectVolume Panel – Increase opacity of transparency (previous level led to visibility concerns)WhisperPush – Relocate to Privacy menuWhisperPush – fix NPE on viewing identity if unregisteredTranslations – Initial imports from CrowdIn (followup blog post n…

Skype for Windows Phone 8 adds HD video support

Glad to share with you that latest version of Skype for Windows Phone 8 add support for HD videos. That means now you're able to chat with your Skype contacts with high- definition videos.

Today they have released an update for the version 2.4 of Skype for Windows Phone 8 to enable high quality videos calls. According to Skype Official blog, "In this release, we focused on increasing quality & reliability while also adding new capabilities based on customer feedback. Get the updated version now from Windows Phone Store.
Skype also said today about the new version that, With this version of Skype Lower-end windows phone will able to deliver VGA video. On the other hand higher end devices like HTC 8X, Nokia Lumia 920 and Samsung Ativ S will able to deliver up to 720 HD videos
Below is the list of new features and capabilities you can enjoy with version 2.4 of Skype for Windows Phone. Using this Smartphone app you're able to enable free face-to-face call in crisp, clear …

Lists of Samsung Galaxy Device to Receive Android 5.0 Key Pie Lime

According to SamMobile, it's expected that the next major release of Android version which is codenamed Key Lime Pie, will be announced on May 15 during the annual Google I/O developer conference.

Rumors also coming that some of the latest Samsung Galaxy Smartphones is expected to get the next version of Android, which is unofficial called as version 5.0, known as Key Lime Pie. Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 and Galaxy Note 10.1 tablets are also expected to get this android OS update according to sources for SamMobile.
On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy Note and Galaxy S II are unlucky and expected not to get OS update of Android 5.0 just like Samsung Galaxy S III mini and Samsung Galaxy Grand.
Below I'm sharing a list of Samsung Galaxy Smartphonem, which is expcted to get Android 5.0 update, but I'm not sure that things might change until May.

GT-I9300 – Samsung Galaxy S IIIGT-I9305 – Samsung Galaxy S III LTEGT-I9500 – Samsung Galaxy S 4GT-I9505 – Samsung Galaxy S 4 LTEGT-N5100 –…

Its Official, No Whatsapp for Windows and Mac OS X Desktop

In an interview with Dutch site Tweakers, CEO Juan Koum confirmed that there will be no desktop version of Whatsapp for Windows and Mac OS X. He also added that iOS version of Whatsapp will move to yearly subscription charges for new users

Koun says that we know that there is a very big demand of the desktop version of Whatsapp, but still there are no plans to make one, as the our main focus is mobile right now. He also said that, whatsapp believe that everyone is moving to mobile and love to carry mobile or Smartphone with them. On the other hand its very well know that no one can carry desktop with them all the time due to which its kind of secondary experience.
No doubt that users who expected desktop version for Whatsapp will be disappointed after reading all this but its true. Even some users are shifting to Whatsapp competitor Line because it offers desktop app to complement the mobile version.
So if you're looking for a way to use whatsapp on Windows and Mac OS X, then its o…

Feedly: Best Alternative for Google Reader till now

It's official that Goolge Reader will close up its shop on July 1, 2013.  It's an amazing web based program developed by Google using which users are able to subscribe news feed from their favorite sites. And the main reason behind shutting this web based program is less use of Google Reader by users.

But that doesn't mean that you're not able to subscribe feeds from favorite site anymore. As Feedly promised to make easy migration from Google Reader, which is going to shut soon.
There are lots of similar sites like Google Reader, which you can use in the absence of this web based program. But till now, Feedly is counted as one of the best Google Reader Alternatives because more than 500,000 Google Reader users have joined this news aggregator community within last 48 hours and still going on.

Feedly on its official blog said " More than 500,000 Google Reader users have joined the Feedly community over the last 48 hours. We love passionate readers. Welcome on board…