Saturday, 20 December 2014

Switching to CyanogenMod : An extended version of Google android mobile operating system

CyanogenMod  is enhanced open source firmware distribution for smartphones and tablet computers based on the Android mobile operating system. It offers features and options not found in the official firmware distributed by vendors of these devices.

Big Question : Should we start switching to CyanogenMod ?


CyanogenMod  is just extended version of android with lot of feature supporting, originally they are not supported in android. CyanogenMod  is fair deal for tech enthusiast.


There are some feature which exclusively supported in CyanogenMod 


  • Theming support
  • FLAC audio codec support
  • A large access point list
  • Open VPN list - OpenVPN is an open-source software application that implements virtual private network (VPN) techniques for creating secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections in routed or bridged configurations and remote access facilities. It uses a custom security protocol[2] that utilizes SSL/TLS for key exchange
  • Enhance reboot menu 
  • USB tethering, CPU over locking and other performance and many others.

Lot of coding enthusiast and volunteer had work hard to make Google Android code transform into CyanogenMod. Still they are working collectively to benefit most smartphones. They have a good bug tracking and improvment system. So lets try this with Micromax's Yu Yureka

Tuesday, 9 December 2014

Micromax canvas selfie launched officially, A phone with great specification

Micromax canvas selfie goes official in press event with tennis star like Sania Mirza,  Ana ivanovic. Micromax canvas selfie will directly compete to HTC Desire Eye. canvas selfie loaded with 13 MP front and rear facing camera.

Micromax Canvas Selfie loaded with 1.7GHz octa-core CPU, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of expandable memory. The device’s display is a 4.7” 720p unit covered by Gorilla Glass 3. The smartphone will run with Android 4.4 KitKat and is powered by a 2,300mAh battery. Micromax has biggest share of smartphone in Indian market and directly competing with Chinese manufacture like oppo and Xiaomi.

Micromax Canvas Selfie Launch event

According to GSM arena, Micromax canvas selfie will launch in India in second week of January in two colors - Angelic White and Mystic Blue. Price of canvas selfie is not uncovered yet.
Keep a comment if you have plan to go with Micromax canvas selfie.

Key features of Canvas Selfie


  • 13MP rear & front cameras with
  • flash & Sony Sensor
  • Inbuilt Beauty Tools in the
  • Camera App like Eye
  • Enhancement, Face Slimming,
  • Skin Smoothening, Teeth
  • Whitening, Remove Oil and Fade
  • Dark Circles, Make-up
  • 4.7-inch HD IPS display
  • Color depth of 16.7 million
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 2300 mAh battery
  • 1.7 GHz Tru-octacore processor
  • Android KitKat 4.4
  • Dual SIM; Common slot for
  • memory card and nano SIM card
  • 2GB RAM; 16GB ROM
  • Expandable memory of up to32GB
  • Available in Mystic Blue and
  • Angelic White colors
  •  Faux leather back finish


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