iPad Screen Repair: Apple Outlet Review

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iPad Screen repair is expensive if you send the broken iPad to Apple, but there is a cheaper and easier way to fix a broken iPad screen without doing it yourself. A local Apple repair shop can perform an iPad screen repair or replacement in about an hour, for much less than Apple chargers for […]

9 Ways the iPhone 6 Beats the iPhone 5S

With a 4.7-inch display the iPhone 6 is larger than the iPhone 5s, but not significantly wider.

There is no doubt that the iPhone 6 is a big improvement over the iPhone 5s, but is it worth paying $100 more than an iPhone 5s on contract? That’s a question that a lot of our readers, friends and family ask. After using the iPhone 5s for a year and the iPhone 6 for three […]

The Real Reason Apple Still Sells a 16GB iPhone

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While now offering larger storage capacities, Apple still sells a 16GB iPhone, and here’s the real reason why. With the release of the iPhone 6 back in September, Apple changed up its storage tier system for the first time in several years, getting rid of the 32GB version and adding on a 128GB model. However, […]

How to Get Better Moto X 2014 Battery Life 

The Moto X (2014) is a perfect combination of savvy design and smart software.

It’s almost hard to imagine that at some point we didn’t need to charge our smartphones every day. In recent years, smartphone makers have done better with battery life. Sometimes they’ve offered bigger batteries inside. Motorola opted for a different approach to getting battery life with the Moto X 2014. The Moto X 2014 has a […]

4 Reasons to Install Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Today

There will be Nexus 7 deals.

Google’s Nexus 7 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update is currently rolling out to owners of the aging former flagship and it delivers several bug fixes meant to stabilize the software. With that in mind, we take a look at a few reasons why you might want to think about installing the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update when […]

Nexus 7 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Update Starts Rolling Out

There will be Nexus 7 deals.

The Nexus 7 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update is finally rolling out to owners of the aging former flagship as it takes the device from Android 5.0 Lollipop to a newer version of the software that delivers bug fixers for several Android 5.0 Lollipop problems. Last month, Google finally started rolling out the Nexus Android 5.0 […]

10 Best Android Wear Watch Apps

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The Moto 360, Samsung Gear Live or LG G Watch/G Watch R bring Android to your wrist thanks to Google’s Android Wear. These watches run a dumbed down form of Android, which recently received an update to Android 5.0 Lollipop. The update brings an advanced API that lets developers do more on the watch. In honor of the […]

MLB 15 The Show Pre-Order Deal Offers $20 Off

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MLB 15 The Show is confirmed and will release next year on March 31, 2015 — just in time for opening day of the MLB season. Pre-orders started earlier this month, but Target is offering a good deal for those that pre-order the game on PS4. Target is selling the PS4 version of MLB 15 […]

13 Moto X 2014 Tips & Tricks

Read our Moto X 2014 review to find out why this is an upgrade and worth comparing to the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S5.

The Moto X 2014 is an impressive smartphone. Some would even go as far as declaring the Moto X 2014 the best Android smartphone you can buy this year. A great deal of that comes down to better hardware, the Moto X 2014 is faster, bigger and more impressive than last year’s device. A lot […]

How to Get Better Windows 8 Battery Life

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Devices running Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system have a bad reputation these days. They’re instantly seen by some as a disappointment, running an operating system that changes too much and makes no sense. Some may have a point, Windows 8 changes a lot, but many of those changes make it easier for Windows 8 users […]

5 Small Screen Android Phones That Are Worth Buying

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Over the past few years smartphones have continued to increase in size, and now they’re starting to be bigger than ever with 6-inch screens and beyond. Even Apple is on board with the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. If you’re one of the many looking for an excellent Android smartphone with a small screen, one that […]

10 Great Apps for the Moto X 2014 

The Moto X (2014) is a perfect combination of savvy design and smart software.

The first Moto X came so close to perfection, that it’d have been a real shame if the Moto X 2014 turned out to be an  underpowered, small handset. Luckily, that’s not what happened at all. The software tricks that made the original a must-try smartphone are back, and they’re all housed in a single app that’s easily […]

6 Things to Do with Your New Mac

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If you got a brand new Mac for Christmas, you might be tempted to just dive right in, but after the initial setup process, there are a few things you’ll want to do before diving in too deep. Macs were most likely hot items over the holiday season, and those who were lucky enough to […]

How to Get Old iPhone Ringtones Back

Choose Ringtones and then Classic.

Do you miss your old iPhone ringtones? Do you long for the sound of the Marimba and Xylophone over your iPhone speakers when you receive an incoming call? We’ll show you how to get your old iPhone ringtones back and where to find the old iPhone text notifications without spending any money. Apple moved the […]

How to Setup Parental Controls in Windows 8.1  

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We were all children once. There’s not a single person who didn’t read a book they shouldn’t have or watched a television show they knew wasn’t allowed by their parents. We’ve all been there. Modern operating systems, with their web browsers, app stores and built-in search, make finding anything and everything you shouldn’t have access to pretty easy. Microsoft’s […]

5 Things to Do With Your New Nexus 9

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If you just unboxed a shiny new Nexus 9 and want to know about everything it can do and all the cool features it has to offer, as well as get it all setup and ready for use, we have you covered. Below we’ll go over five or so things you can do right out […]

5 Things to Do with Your New Samsung Galaxy S5

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With all the Android deals this holiday season many users may be opening a brand new Samsung Galaxy S5 for Christmas, and you’ll want to know a few things to get the most of your new smartphone. Now that you’ve unboxed your new Galaxy S5 there are a few tips to getting the most of […]

How to Set Up Your New Surface Pro 3

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Maybe Microsoft’s entertaining holiday themed commercials enticed you to buy a Surface Pro 3 or maybe a very generous family member gifted one. Now it’s time to set it up and get ready to use this versatile and fun tablet/laptop. We’ll share with readers some basic steps that will help users get the most out […]

How to Setup the iPad Air or iPad Air 2

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One of the most coveted tech items is usually the Apple iPad Air or iPad Air 2. They’re arguably the two best tablets money can buy. If you just received one as a gift, or bought one yourself and don’t know what to do next, we’ll show new iPad Air or iPad Air 2 owners […]

Top 10 Settings to Change on Your iPhone 6

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If you received a shiny new iPhone 6 for Christmas, it’s really easy to set up and get going, but if you’re looking to for the optimal experience, there are some settings you’ll want to change in order to achieve that. The iPhone 6 comes with features and settings that no one really needs to […]