Rooting and Unlocking Samsung Galaxy Gio and Samsung Galaxy Discover

A good starting point to learn how to Root the Samsung Galaxy Discover SGH-S730M http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2069801 USB drivers for Samsung phones http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2038555 http://uploaded.net/file/xdloq4jw Another old thread about unlocking the Samsung Galaxy Discover http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?p=39420121 Instructions for how to unlock the Samsung Galaxy Gio http://forums.redflagdeals.com/samsung-gio-79-99-fs-1084743/26-print/ How to Root the Samsung Galaxy Discover SGH-S730M http://theunlockr.com/2013/08/16/how-to-root-the-samsung-galaxy-discover-sgh-s730m/ GalaxSim Unlock – an …

Sharing Google Tasks

Google has not come up with a way to share Google Tasks yet. However, someone has created a service that will do this for you. Go to http://isynctasks.appspot.com/ and login with your Google Account. You specific which list you want to share and who you want to share it with. Once that other person logs into the …

Working with PDFs

Occasionally I get a couple of PDFs that I need to unlock or want to merge. There are a series of websites that will help you with this. They all appear to be run by the same people: PDFUnlock! – Unlock secured PDF files online for free PDFSplit! – Split PDF files online for free …

Tweaking a Samsung Galaxy Gio

I recent got a Samsung Galaxy Gio for my wife. It is working great, but the built-in memory is small. I’ve read online that there are options for “tricking” the phone into thinking that an ext2 formatted partition on the SD card is part of the phone memory. I’ve been following instructions at http://androidforums.com/ace-all-things-root/422781-tut-how-install-darktremors-a2sd-froyo.html and http://androidforums.com/gio-all-things-root/404425-internal-memory-full.html but …

Get more out of VLC Media Player with these tips

I use VLC for all of my media playing. It is amazing. It plays almost any file, and the various startup and playlist options just can’t be beat. In fact, I just recently ran a 1 1/2 hour meeting where there were a couple of different videos played. I used VLC to play various segments …

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