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whatsapp_modifier app

WhatsApp Modifier – an app to completely close/kill WhatsApp in Symbian phones

We all know that WhatsApp is intended to work as an always on SMS-alternative app but unlike SMS, it uses data to send/receive messages. Despite being a useful and addictive app, sometimes it becomes a nuisance, a stubborn app, unnecessarily running in the background, acting as an intruder in our private life. In my opinion […]

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Nokia Firmware Downloader

Nokia Firmware Downloader – new method to download Nokia phone software files

Update (October 2016) – Along with the recently updated NSRT (Nokia Software Recovery Tool), the website described in the following post is the only Nokia firmware downloader left now as Navifirm (and similar other softwares) is not working anymore. We are not sure however, whether these will work after December 31, 2016 or not. As […]

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Lumia Firmware Downloader

New Microsoft Lumia/Windows Phone firmware and Emergency files downloader

Download all Lumia/Windows Phone/Windows 10 firmware and Emergency Files As Microsoft has closed down most Nokia sites (including firmware repository), older methods to download phone softwares are not working now. Microsoft has shifted Windows Phone firmware files to its own servers deleting all Nokia phone’s firmwares (other than Lumias). Fortunately some alternatives have cropped up […]

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Redmi Note 3 MIUI 8 Android 6 MM

How to update Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 to Android Marshmallow (MIUI 8 v6.9.9 Official ROM)?

Xiaomi recently started seeding MIUI 8 (based on Android 6.0.1 MM) as an OTA software update to many phones including Redmi Note 3. It may not be available to all the devices at the same time. As usual OTA update rolls out in phases due to server issues – some devices will get it earlier […]

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Android Device manager

(Guide) How to view/recover/extract data from a locked Android phone using PC?

Ultimate Guide to view/recover/extract data from a locked Android phone Disclaimer – The method(s) described in this article are intended to help users to recover data from locked phones of their own. Please respect others privacy and do not use it to sneak into others devices. We are not responsible if someone uses it for […]

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