How to Disable Galaxy S6 Automatic App Updates

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When you buy your brand new Samsung Galaxy S6 and get things all set up, you’re probably going to get a notification that there are tons of apps that need updated out of the box. Our own unit had 45 app updates available. Once you get everything set up it’s a good idea to update […]

How to Stop Seeing Political Posts on Facebook: Election 2016

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Learn how to survive the 2016 Elections by filtering your Facebook news feed to keep political posts out of the main feed so you aren’t constantly barraged with annoying Facebook political posts intruding on your day. The Election 2016 coverage is already exploding as candidates like Hillary Clinton and Marco Rubio announce their candidacy. Combine this […]

How to Check Apple Watch Order Status: 5 Ways to Know it Shipped

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If you want to know if your Apple Watch shipped yet you can use these methods to check to see the status of your Apple Watch order. Of course checking will not make your Apple Watch ship faster, but as we pull close to the Apple Watch release date we expect to see shipments start […]

High Tech 420: Weed Deliveries & Online Courses

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After a weekend kicked off with 420 celebrations in cities around the world we find ourselves finally on April 20th, or as many people call it 420. As you look for ways to honor the traditions of 420, we have a collection of apps, services and news that you need to know about. A new […]

How to Master S Note on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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The S Pen makes the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 unique among Android flagship phones and the S Note app combines the power of the S Pen with a useful note taking app. However, the app does more than take notes. This tutorial will help you master Samsung’s best pre-installed app on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. In this […]

5 Best Home Improvement iPhone Apps

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If you’re looking to do some DIY home improvement around your house, don’t get started without these five iPhone apps to help you out. More likely than not, there are things in your house that need fixed or maybe you just hate looking at and want to replace it. Home improvement is a big business […]

How to Set a Sleep Timer for Music on iPhone

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If you like listening to music as you fall asleep, here’s how to set a sleep timer on your iPhone so that you don’t have to manually turn it off. In iOS, there’s no native feature in the Music app for the music to automatically stop playing after a certain amount of time. Luckily, though, […]

How to Close Apps on the HTC One M9

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Despite looking nearly identical to the most released last year, HTC’s new One M9 is one of the fastest and most powerful smartphones available today, and as a result users will end up multi-tasking and using a lot of apps throughout the day. With 3GB of RAM and plenty of processing power you can run […]

How to Edit Photos on Mac

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If you want to edit your images in the Photos app on Mac, here’s how to do it. OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 was released just recently, and with it came an all-new Photos app that replaces iPhoto and Aperture on Mac. It’s a simpler photo management tool, but it comes with a handful of features. […]

How to Find a Stolen or Lost Android Phone [2015]

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When it comes to protecting your smartphone from loss or theft there’s plenty of apps in the Google Play Store, but like Apple’s Find My iPhone, Google has its own Android Device Manager. However, this weekend they rolled out a brand new option that makes finding or locating a lost Android smartphone easier than ever. […]

How to Import Pictures Into Photos on Mac

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If you want to import pictures into Photos on your Mac, here’s how to do it. OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 was released just recently, and with it came an all-new Photos app that replaces iPhoto and Aperture on Mac. It’s a simpler photo management tool, but it comes with a handful of features. It isn’t just […]

7 Best iPhone Moving Apps

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Moving to a new house or apartment can be pretty stressful, but here are seven iPhone apps that can help you with the move and take some weight off your shoulders. Moving isn’t only stressful, but it’s hard work if you do it all yourself. You most likely pack everything yourself, rent a moving truck, […]

How to Get iPhone Alerts Before it Rains

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If you want to know when it will rain without constantly looking at the weather forecast, here’s how to receive alerts on your iPhone before it rains. Whether you need to go out and walk the dogs or quickly make a run to the store, it’s preferable to do those things when it’s not raining, […]

How to Undo a Sent Email in Gmail

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If  you accidentally sent an email prematurely before you were ready to send it, there’s a feature in Gmail that you can enable that allows you to undo a sent email within a given period of time. The feature gives you “a few seconds” to undo an email after you sent it, which can be […]

5 Best Android Text App Alternatives

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With online messaging apps like WhatsApp and Snapchat getting more and more popular, not to mention Facebook Messenger, millions of Android users all still likely use regular text messaging apps. Manufacturers like Samsung and HTC have their own messaging apps, but if you don’t like your stock option, there are plenty of alternatives available. Whether […]

How to Use YouTube’s New Web Player Right Now

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YouTube’s web player design has remained mostly the same for the past few years, but here’s how you can try out the video site’s new experimental web player right now before it rolls out to the public. The new interface keeps the same overall design and color scheme of the web player that we’ve known […]

How to Switch from iPhoto to Photos on Mac

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When you update your Mac to OS X 10.10.3 you’ll notice that there is no longer an iPhotos app on your Mac. With this recent update Apple replaced iPhoto with Photos. The new Photos app looks a lot like Photos on iPhone and iPad and is designed to sync your photos and photo edits across […]

How to Open & Edit a PowerPoint Presentation Online Free

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There are usually two kinds of people. Historically, you are either someone who frequently creates and edits presentations in Microsoft’s PowerPoint app or you aren’t. For years, Microsoft has offered Desktop versions of PowerPoint in standalone packages for $129. In addition to that, buying a copy of Microsoft Office Home & Student for $139 also includes […]

Nexus 6 Android 5.1 Review

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Google’s Nexus 6 Android 5.1 Lollipop update has been rolling out slowly for several weeks and we’re finally starting to see Google make a big push with the roll out. We’ve shared how to install the latest software, gave it an initial look and tested performance, and now we’re sharing additional details in our Nexus 6 Android […]

How to Disable Blinkfeed on the HTC One M9

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Now that the shiny new two-tone aluminum HTC One M9 smartphone is available on carrier shelves, buyers are starting to get it and set everything up. One of the most popular features of the One series is Blinkfeed. HTC’s own custom app designed to deliver news, sports, social, and even email updates all right to […]