May 2016 archive

ICICI Bank Launched An iWear Application For Android And Apple Watches.

ICICI is one of the famous Indian based multinational private banking institutions in India. Headquarters of ICICI bank is in Mumbai Maharashtra and registered office is in Vadodara. ICICI bank has established 3957 branches in India. ICICI bank is the second largest banking institution in terms of assets and third largest bank in terms of market capitalization.
ICICI Bank iWear
ICICI bank in India is controlled and monitored by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). RBI has issued unique 11 characters Indian Financial System code (ICICI bank IFSC code) for all the branches. This code is used for processing RTGS, NEFT, IMPS fund transactions. Similarly, all the branches of ICICI bank have MICR code (Magnetic Ink Character Recognition) which is used to speed up cheque processing and finding duplicate cheques.

ICICI bank has introduced many online facilities to make the customers transaction safe, comfortable and secure. Recently, ICICI bank has introduced new application (iWear) for android and Apple watches.

Few days ago, HDFC bank launched a new mobile banking application which covers 75 features of the banking service like balance enquiry, cheque book request, recharge for pre-paid mobile, account statement etc. This application will available for android and apple watches. On behalf of this ICICI bank developed an iWear application for Apple and android watches.

Transaction can be done in both apple and Android application. On Android, services like pre-paid recharge can be done, while in Apple few more services like bill payment, bank branch locator, ATM locator, recharge facilities are available.

Executive Director of ICICI bank Rajiv Sabharwal said that wearable device will be more comfortable to check transaction details, bank balance etc. And he said that the application will be updated with more feature in future.

Features in Apple iWear application.

  1. Checking balance for their savings,
  2. Current and credit card accounts,
  3. View the past three transactions of savings and current account,
  4. Recharge prepaid mobile,
  5. Pay bills,
  6. Locate ATMs and branches
  7. Personal offers
  8. How to Install iWear Application in Smart Watch:

    Step 1: Download iWear app from Google Play store (for android user) and Apple App store (for Apple User)
    Step 2: Enter the account registered mobile and 4 Digit PIN in it. For confirmation, you will receive OTP (One Time Password) in an account registered mobile number. Enter OTP and login to the app.
    Now you can make a transaction through your SmartWatch.

    If you are using Android or Apple Smartwatch and maintaining bank transactions in ICICI bank, use this excellent service from ICICI.

How to Remove Default Apps From Android Phone?

Nowadays, Android is getting more famous than bada, windows, Symbian and blackberry operating system. The fame and famous of android is because of open source platform, user friendly and have lots of applications in play store. So all the branded mobile companies like sony, micromax, ASUS, Samsung etc are launching new mobile models in android operating system.
remove default apps from Android Phone
When we switch on the new android device, we are become curious to see the functionality of it. But when you see the applications, there will be few useless default applications are installed and occupy more space in your android phone.

Internal memory is important for users as well as device. In 2010 model devices from Samsung, Sony companies has only 512MB of internal memory. So we can’t install more than 5 applications in that. But there are many unwanted default applications are in that devices like calendar, game etc. If we want to uninstall all those applications we have to “Root” our device. Rooting gives you super-user power to modify your mobile structure.

Step 1: Search Google using your device “brand name” and “model number”. There are many blogs in the web which are providing android rooting tutorials for all model devices. Beware of “Bricking”. If you did any mistakes during rooting, your device will get brick. Do the process thoughtfully and carefully while rooting.

Step 2: After rooting, your mobile phone will get “reboot”. Then, download and install uninstaller applications from google play store. Check whether this application is compatible with your device, if not download some other application to uninstall default applications.

Step 3: When you open the app, mobile phone will ask permission to access “SUPER-USER” mode click ok, some other devices it will automatically switched to “SUPER-USER” MODE.

Step 4: Open the “Uninstaller” applications and locate the unwanted applications in .apk extension. For example if you want to uninstall “Calendar application” select the applications and click “OK”. Don’t try to uninstall system applications like “Setting”.

Step 5: Uninstall all the unwanted default applications and make the internal memory free. Next reboot your phone by opening in recovery mode.