How to Completely Uninstall Steam Games

Steam is essentially pretty easy to use since they needed to accommodate their software for all types of users, ranging from children to young people and adults. It has actually made things simple for a lot of them because people generally used to buy games stored on DVD and Blu-ray, …

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Fix: WUDFHost.exe High CPU Usage

Occasionally, certain Windows users have noticed WUDFHost.exe process consuming high amounts of resources, including both RAM and CPU. The RAM usage has been reported to go as high as 1GB while the CPU usage could hit 30%. The problem persists even after rebooting and clean booting Windows. For some users, …

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What is the nvvsvc.exe process?

A number of errors have been encountered with the process nvvsvc.exe. Some users noticed the error after updating to a newer NVIDIA driver, while some others suddenly encountered the after a failed Windows Update. One of the errors encountered with nvvsvc.exe includes a message saying “Program: C:\Windows\system32\nvvsvs.exe. This application has …

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What is conhost.exe and is it related to NVIDIA?

You may have seen conhost.exe appear in the Windows Task Manager and wondering what it is. Those running graphics intensive application or with NVIDIA graphics may have also notice several conhost instances. In this article, we’ll shed more light on this process really is, why you see several instances and …

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How to root Lenovo Phab PB1-750M

The Lenovo Phab PB1-750M is an entry-level Android device that enjoys popularity due to its large screen size, and LTE compatibility. Android enthusiasts who want to root their Lenovo Phab PB1-50m can find all the necessary tools and instructions here in this guide. Requirements: Minimal ADB and Fastboot TWRP image …

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How to root the Huawei Y550

The Huawei Y550 is an entry-level Android device that was released some time ago, but has remained popular among Android enthusiasts for its performance and battery life. Because it’s an older yet still popular device, there have been many modifications and custom ROMs made available for the Huawei Y550, so …

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How to Root Lenovo TAB3 8

The Lenovo TAB3 8 is a budget-range Android tablet, featuring an 8.3 x 4.0 x 0.4 screen, and a display resolution of 1280×720 pixels. Rooting this device is a fairly simple process, as we just need to push TWRP recovery through ADB, and flash SuperSU from inside TWRP. Warning: Unlocking …

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How to fix Nexus 5X hardware related bootlooping

Android devices utilizing the Snapdragon 808/810 chipsets have become notorious for hardware-related bootlooping , with no exact known cause of the issue. Rumours range from the idea that Qualcomm shipped out the SoC too fast, to overheating issues due to poor soldering. What is known is that the big cluster …

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How to fix Nexus 6P Hardware Related Bootlooping

For a couple years now, there has been a seemingly random bootlooping issue affecting a variety of Android devices, notably devices with the Snapdragon 808/810 chipsets. This is rumored to be caused by the Snapdragon chipsets being rushed out of production. What’s basically happening is that the big cores in …

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How to Take Professional Photos on Your Android Phones

Photography on Android devices has come a long way – certainly not in the same league as a DSLR under certain conditions, but getting closer. But the thing I see is that a lot of people purchase these phones with 21mp dual-lens cameras, and then leave their camera app on …

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How to Root Sony Xperia XA

The Sony Xperia XA is a mid-range Android phone that, until recently, has been a bit difficult to root without some overtly complicated technical process. Thankfully some newer methods have been discovered which make the rooting process much easier for this device. The primary concern with rooting Sony Xperia devices …

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Most Used Android Messaging Apps in 2017

It 1992 Neil Papworth sent the first text message ever. A long way since then, texting is a common way of communication, especially when the smartphones entered the market. Today, there are tons of Android messaging apps on the Play Store, but not all of them can offer a reliable …

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How to Get Android O Look on your phones

Android O is right around the corner, and we are all excited about its updated experience and added features. Stock and clean look, blazing fast UI, and a lot of new features, how would you not like it? But let’s face it, even if it comes out it doesn’t mean …

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Best Android Bluetooth Controllers 2017

Today, majority of the Android games available in the market are built with the touchscreen as one of the primary functionalities in mind. However, there are still games out there that continue to feature gamepad support. Examples include: the legendary Grand Theft Auto, Machinarium, Aurora: Quarantine, Mechanic Escape and Minecraft. …

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Candies in Pokémon GO

As noted in our guide on Stardust, Stardust is one of the two most important resources in Pokémon GO, the other being Candies. In fact, Candies are an even more important resource than Stardust as Candies are used not only to level Pokémon up but are also used to evolve …

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Why Using a Lure Module is Much Better than Using Incense

Pokémon GO features two different consumable items that you can use to attract wild Pokémon to a specific location for the duration of 30 minutes – Lure Modules and Incense. When you use Incense, your avatar starts giving off a mysterious scent that attracts wild Pokémon to your immediate vicinity. …

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Fantastic Pokémon and Where to Find Them

See the pun in the title? If you don’t, you really don’t deserve a Hogwarts letter. Pokémon GO features, in total, all 151 Pokémon from the first generation of Pokémon anime and games, all of which can be classified into one (or two, in the case of dual-type Pokémon) out …

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How to Farm PokéStops for Items in Rural Areas

It’s a pretty well known fact that being a Pokémon GO player in a rural area (or at least an area that Niantic seemingly classifies as a rural area) is quite a nightmare. While players in large cities have PokéStops and gyms as far as the eye can see, the …

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How to Get Your Eevee to Evolve into a Specific Eeveelution

Pokémon GO unfortunately does not currently feature Thunder Stones, Water Stones or Fire Stones (or any other Evolutionary Stones, for that matter) that are used in the mainstream Pokémon games and anime series to get Eevee to evolve Jolteon, Vaporeon or Flareon respectively, the Pokémon’s Generation I evolutions – or …

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5 Mistakes All Rookie Trainers Make in Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO doesn’t have an extensively comprehensive tutorial or instruction sequence at the beginning that explains every aspect of the game to aspiring trainers, which is why the only way to get through the game, at least at first, is to stumble, pick yourself up, learn from your mistakes and …

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Pokéball Throwing Bonuses Explained

When you encounter a wild Pokémon in Pokémon GO and tap on a Pokéball to target the Pokémon, a colored ring that constantly shrinks shows up around the Pokémon. The color of this ring indicates how hard it is to catch the wild Pokémon, whereas the ring itself is meant …

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Pokémon GO: The Concept of Grinding Pokémon Explained

In Pokémon GO, ‘grinding’ is the word that is used to refer to deliberately capturing tons of Pokémon of the same species. However, grinding isn’t just about aimlessly capturing hundreds and hundreds of the same Pokémon – I mean, seriously, who would want to own a 100 Pidgey or a …

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Pokémon GO: Type Strengths and Weaknesses Explained

Each Pokémon featured in Pokémon GO falls under one (or, in some cases, two) of a total of 18 categories or, as the game calls them, ‘types’. All of the attacks and moves in Pokémon GO also fall under one ‘type’ each. A Pokémon can have one or two types, …

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Tips to Fill Your Pokédex Up Quickly

The main objective in Pokémon GO, like all other Pokémon games, is to catch ‘em all, which basically means to catch at least one of each of the Pokémon featured in the game, thereby completing the game’s Pokédex, which is basically an encyclopedia of all the Pokémon in the game. …

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What is the Blue Aura behind Pokémon in the Pokémon Menu

While playing Pokémon GO, Pokémon trainers can check out all of the Pokémon that they currently have in their collection by tapping on the Pokéball located at the bottom of their screens and then tapping on Pokémon. This menu, which is bifurcated into two parts – one for all the …

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