How to Set Up Google Maps Shortcuts on iPhone

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If you want to save time getting directions, here’s how to set up Google Maps shortcuts on your iPhone. There are a handful of places around town that you probably visit fairly often, or you might visit your parents or a friend’s house frequently. While you most likely know their address and where they live, […]

How to Send Google Maps Directions to Android from Mac or PC

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Earlier this week Google announced the option to easily send Google Maps directions or navigation instructions right to an iPhone from a Google Search, making getting directions a breeze so users don’t have to reply on Apple Maps. However, the same feature has been available on Android for a while, and here’s how to share […]

Android M vs Android 5.1 Lollipop Walkthrough: What’s New So Far

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For those that want to see some of what’s new in Google’s recently announced Android M software you can see the changes in our M vs Android 5.1 Lollipop walkthrough below. This is a comparison of Android 5.1 Lollipop vs the Android M beta preview on the Nexus 6 and Nexus 5. This Android M […]

Jurassic World: 4 Things Viewers Need to Know

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Jurassic World is releasing in theaters this weekend, and if you’re planning on seeing the new film, here are four things viewers need to know. Jurassic World is the fourth installment in the Jurassic Park franchise, and it’s the first Jurassic Park movie to release in 14 years. The new film stars Guardians of the […]

How to Turn Off or Adjust Galaxy S6 Button Lights

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The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge have two light up buttons on each side of the dedicated home button, and they glow when users interact with the device. This is so you know where they are, and can easily see the back and recent apps buttons. These only stay lit up for 1.5 […]

How to Turn off LG G4 Smart Bulletin

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The new LG G4 is a powerful smartphone with a big display, beautiful genuine leather design, and a great camera. That said, it’s also loaded with tons of software features that are helpful, but can sometimes get in the way of what users want to do on their phone. One of those is Smart Bulletin, […]

How to Send Google Maps Directions to Your iPhone from Mac

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Google rolled out an update for Google Maps that now allows users to send directions from their computer to their iPhone. Here’s how to do. One of the big features of Apple Maps is that Mac users could fire up the desktop app, get directions, and then send them to their iPhone. Personally, that was […]

How to Turn Off the Galaxy S6 Notification LED Light

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The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge both have a notification LED light at the top of the device that flashes for incoming alerts, notifications, missed calls and more. This guide explains how to turn off or disable the Galaxy S6 notification light. Now that Samsung’s latest smartphone is in the hands of millions […]

How to Get OS X El Capitan’s Window Snap Feature Right Now

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If you’re a fan of OS X El Capitan’s new window snap feature, here’s how to get it right now without waiting. Apple announced and revealed OS X El Capitan yesterday during the company’s WWDC keynote, arriving with a handful of new features, but keeping the same overall design and look as OS X Yosemite. […]

10 iOS 9 Features Apple Stole from Android

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Today Apple took the stage at its annual WWDC conference and announced iOS 9, an upcoming software update that will replace iOS 8 for most iPhone and iPad users. And while Samsung and Android steal features from Apple, they aren’t the only ones, and Apple also steals or borrow features from the competition. Competition is […]

Apple Music vs Pandora: 6 Things to Know

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Apple announced an all-new service today called Apple Music, which is the company’s response to the numerous other music streaming services that are currently out on the market. Here are six things you should to know about it and how it compares to Pandora. Apple says that Apple Music is essentially numerous different music streaming […]

Best New iPhone Apps & Games [June 2015]

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If you’re on the lookout for some new iPhone apps and games to mess around with, here are the best new iPhone apps and games that you should try out this month. With so many apps and games available in the iTunes App Store, it can be hard to sift through all of them to […]

How to Turn Off Severe Weather Alerts on the Galaxy S6

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When bad weather or a big storm is headed your way, most likely the Galaxy S6 has some severe weather alerts that go off at full volume and can be extremely frustrating, not to mention frightening if you’re not expecting it. This guide explains how to disable all or most of the severe weather and […]

How to Watch Women’s World Cup 2015 Live on iPhone and Android

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The Women’s World Cup 2015 games start on June 6th with a lot of excitement, even in the wake of the recent FIFA scandal. Here’s how you can watch the Women’s World Cup 2015 live on iPhone or Android when you cannot sit down and watch it on TV. FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 takes place in […]

Dude Perfect 2: 5 Things You Need to Know

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Dude Perfect delivers a fun trick shot game for iPhone and Android that brings some of the crazy stunts these five friends pull off every week, right to your smartphone. The Dude Perfect team is best known on YouTube for insanely complicated trick shots involving basketballs, footballs, tennis balls and almost any other kind of ball […]

How to Disable LG G4 Automatic App Updates

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This guide will explain the few simple and quick steps required to disable or stop the LG G4 from automatically updating apps on its own. This is a setting on the Google Play Store, and something we receive questions about from all users when they buy a new Android smartphone. When users buy the new […]

How to Get iPhone Alerts for Upcoming Holidays

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Father’s Day is right around the corner, and if you need to be reminded about it before it’s too late, here’s how you can receive iPhone alerts for upcoming holidays, including Father’s Day and beyond. I’m sure this happened to you last month: You reminded yourself that, yes, Mother’s Day was coming up, but you […]

How to Get Past PayPal’s New Robocall Policy

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If you’re not a big fan of PayPal’s new user agreement where it states that the company can robocall you for whatever reason, here’s how to get past their new policy and avoid those annoying phone calls. PayPal recently updated its user agreement and put in a section that has been rather controversial. Essentially, users […]

AlphaBetty Saga App: 5 Things to Know

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The AlphaBetty Saga app is finally here, offering a fun twist on boggle, word search and other word find games. AlphaBetty feels like a mix of Candy Crush and a Word Find and it’s just as hard to put down as Candy Crush games. AlphaBetty Saga started on Facebook and now it is possible to download AlphaBetty Saga on […]

10 Things You Didn’t Know Your Android Smartphone Could Do

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Smartphones are extremely powerful computers or tools that can do a lot more than just your average apps, games, calls or features. You’ll be surprised to learn that your Android smartphone can actually do a lot of things you didn’t think were possible. Taking videos in slow motion, scanning barcodes, or even learning the name […]