Xbox One & PS4 Setup Tips for Parents & Gift Givers

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You weren’t alone. Thousands, maybe even millions of adults around the world spent an untold amount of time waiting in lines and calling video game stores hoping to score an Xbox One or PS4 entertainment console for their family. The PS4 and Xbox One are video game consoles first, but they each have features that the entire family will love. Here’s the problem […]

5 Reasons Not to Update on Nexus Android 5.0.2 Release Day

There will be Nexus 7 deals.

Last week, Google released an Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update for the Nexus 7 2012. The update does not appear to be rolling out OTA just yet but that should change in the future. While many users will likely want to rush into downloading the new Android 5.0 Lollipop update, we want to take a look […]

Lollipop Problems: What Nexus Users Need to Know Now

For most users, the Nexus 7 Lollipop update is worth installing.

As we shift away from Google’s initial Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date, we continue to see new Lollipop problems and fixes emerge for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, and Nexus 9 users. With Android 5.0.1 Lollipop still very relevant and Android 5.0.2 Lollipop on the way, we want to […]

Halo 5: Guardians – What to Expect Based on The Beta

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This past weekend Microsoft did what most hadn’t expected it would. Halo: The Master Chief Collection buyers were already told to expect a Halo 5: Guardians beta later in the month. Instead of waiting until that beta and risking things going wrong when hordes of users played it later this month, developer 343 Industries and […]

HTC One Android 5.0 Update: What You Need to Know

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Since first being announced back in October many smartphone owners like those with the HTC One or HTC One M8 have been anxiously awaiting more details regarding the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. It has arrived for a few devices already, including the HTC One and HTC One M8 Google Play Edition handsets, but below we’ll […]

Galaxy Note Edge Lollipop Update: What You Need to Know

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The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, the curved Galaxy Note 4 variant, currently runs Android 4.4.4 KitKat. It won’t be that way forever though as a Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Android 5.0 Lollipop update is already all but confirmed. With that in mind, we want to take a look at everything we know so far about […]

iPhone iOS 8.2 Update: What We Know Right Now

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.2 is still the company’s most current version of iOS 8 though it will, at some point, be replaced by a new upgrade. With iOS 8.1.3 rumors swirling and iOS 8.2 update details continuing to emerge, we want to take a look at what we think iPhone (and iPad) users need to know […]

9 Things to Do Before the Nexus Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Update

For most users, the Nexus 7 Lollipop update is worth installing.

Google’s Android 5.0.2 release date is at hand for select Nexus users and today, we want to take a look at some things we think Nexus users should do ahead of the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop release. These tips are geared towards non-power users and those that are thinking about installing the Android 5.0 Lollipop update […]

10 Exciting Last Minute Gifts from the Apple Store

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Do you need a last minute gift for an iPhone or iPad owner? There are many great last minute Apple Store gifts that you can buy to make the day of a kid, parent or teen who already owns an Apple device. Apple sells a lot more than just iPhones, iPads and Macs, there are […]

Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Update: 5 Things You Need to Know

Nexus 7 owners have complained about terrible Android 4.3 battery life.

At the tail end of last week, Google pushed a brand new Android 5.0 Lollipop update into the Android Open Source Project. That update is Android 5.0.2 Lollipop, the third version of Android 5.0 and an update that arrived just days after Google started pushing out Android 5.0.1 Lollipop to various Nexus devices. With a […]

6 Essential iOS 8 Cydia Tweaks

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The iOS 8 jailbreak is officially out and available for all iPhones and iPads that are capable of running iOS 8. Here are five essential iOS 8 Cydia tweaks that deserve your attention. The TaiG dev team is responsible for this latest jailbreak and they’re a recent addition to the jailbreak community, first breaking into […]

Best Amazon Fire HD Accessories

Amazon Fire HD Accessories

We;ll help you find the best Amazon Fire HD accessories to protect and expand the use of your Amazon Fire HD tablet. This works for the Amazon Fire HD 6 and Fire HD 7 tablets. Although Amazon does not call these Kindle Fire HD tablets anymore, many users still add the Kindle name to these newer tablets. […]

7 Casual Games for Windows Phones for the Holidays

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The holiday season is a time for giving and sharing. Maybe you’ve shared your thoughts on devices like the Lumia 1520 or the HTC One M8 with family who’ll get you one to celebrate the giving season. Maybe you’re planning to reward yourself for a year’s worth of hard work with a smartphone running Windows […]

Samsung Galaxy Lollipop Release Date Timeline

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Samsung Galaxy Android 5.0 Lollipop release date details continue to swirl as we head into the new year. With details swirling, we want to breakdown the Galaxy S5, Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note Edge, and Galaxy Note 3 Lollipop release dates. In November, Google finally started pushing out its Android 5.0 Lollipop update, […]

Best iPad Air 2 Keyboard Cases

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The iPad Air 2 is the best iPad yet, but for some users, it’s not complete without a physical keyboard to pair with. Here are the best iPad Air 2 keyboard cases that you can buy. While iOS comes with its own virtual on-screen keyboard, it’s not the best keyboard to use for long typing […]

Why and Where to Buy a Kinect for Xbox One  

The Kinect 2 for Xbox One is more powerful than the previous Kinect and offers more use than the PS4 camera.

Maybe you weren’t comfortable with the amount you would have had to spend on the Xbox One + Kinect bundle. Perhaps you weren’t even aware that Microsoft made a Kinect for Xbox One. The Kinect for Xbox One is what helps the console stand out. It was a part of Microsoft’s original vision for the console, a futuristic piece […]

5 Best Slim Nexus 6 Cases

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When it comes to buying a case for your shiny new Nexus 6, the options aren’t as unlimited as most. Mainly because the release has been very slow, but more and more area appearing by the day. Google has one option available on the Play Store, but tons of excellent top-tier 3rd party accessory makers […]

Android 5.0.1 Review: 10 Things Nexus Users Need to Know

See how the Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update performs on the Nexus 7 2013.

With an Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on the way, Android 5.0.1 Lollipop updates rolling out, and Android 5.0.1 problems continuing to emerge for Nexus users, we want to review Google’s Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update and tell you about 10 things we think you need to know about Google’s ongoing Lollipop update release for its stable […]

5 Tips for New Minecraft Pocket Edition Players

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Never has there been a culture revolution spawned by a game like Minecraft. Since launching in 2009, the original game has spawned toys and inspired a generation to build their own shelters and more. In those early days, the only way you could play Minecraft was on a PC without a keyboard and mouse. Times have now changed, and if there’s one game that’s […]

DROID Turbo Android 5.0 Update: What to Expect

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Nearly a month after the initial release, this week Google finally started pushing the Nexus 6 Android 5.0.1 update to users. The Android 5.0.1 update comes just weeks after Google’s initial Lollipop release, aimed at fixing a few small problems with the initial software rollout last month. With the update now here, we want to […]