How to Turn Off OneDrive Syncing in Windows 8.1

How to Sync Your OneDrive Pictures & Documents to Windows 8  (3)

No matter how great their internet connection is or how crucial maintaining off-site backups become, there are always going to be people who don’t like the idea of Microsoft’s OneDrive syncing in Windows 8.1. These people are likely looking for a way to turn off OneDrive syncing in Windows 8.1. With Windows 8 you had […]

How to Get iPhone Notifications for Almost Anything

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If you’re looking for an all-in-one solution for getting notifications, here’s how to receive iPhone notifications for almost anything. Most — if not all — iPhone apps have the ability to notify you about something. If it’s a sports app, it’ll provide you with scores and news alerts. If it’s banking app, it’ll notify you […]

How to Customize the Dock on Mac

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The dock in OS X is one of the best features of your Mac. Here’s how to customize it and get the most of it. The OS X dock is placed on the bottom of the screen and it includes a handful of Mac apps that you use most often (or at least it should). […]

How to Use the Galaxy Note 4 as a Remote Control

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The powerful Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is packed full of impressive features and sensors. From a fingerprint scanner, heart rate monitor, UV sensor, and stylus, to even an Infrared blaster to act as a remote control. Just like the Galaxy S5 last year, and a few phones from LG, the Galaxy Note 4 can act […]

How to Fix Bad Nexus Android 5.1 Battery Life

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Google’s brand new Nexus Android 5.1 Lollipop update is here and it’s rolling out to select devices with feature enhancements and bug fixes for Lollipop problems. It also, according to Nexus users, brings some problems of its own including bad battery life. With that in mind, we want to take a look at how you […]

How to Close Apps on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

A fingerprint reader is also likely part of the Galaxy note 4 specs.

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 is one of the fastest and most powerful smartphones available today, and as a result users will end up multi-tasking and opening a wide array of apps, or using the S-Pen stylus for tons of content consumption and creation. With 3GB of RAM and plenty of processing power you can run […]

iOS 8 Cydia Tweaks: How to Hide App Icons

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If you have a jailbroken iPhone or iPad and are wanting to hide some your unused app icons on your home screen, here are some iOS 8 Cydia tweaks that allow you to do that. There are many tricks you can pull on your iOS device when its jailbroken, thanks to the almost endless supply […]

How to Disable Nexus 6 Automatic App Updates

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When it comes to using a smartphone like the impressively big Nexus 6 that’s loaded with tons of features, options, and more, sometimes it can get a bit confusing. One thing we constantly get questions about are apps automatically updating, so here we’ll explain how to disable that and stop it from happening on your […]

How to Watch March Madness Live on iPad & Follow Your Team

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The NCAA tournament starts this week and college basketball fans will want to watch March Madness during the work day or any time their favorite team’s playing, especially while away from home. Apple iPad owners can use their iPad to watch the games lives or follow them with in-game scores or play-by-play and post-game highlights. The iPad also […]

How to Watch March Madness Live on Android

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One of the craziest few weeks in all of sports is finally here. Of course we’re talking about March Madness. And just because you’ve cut the cord and don’t have cable, or are simply out and about or working, doesn’t mean you have to miss any of the action. If you want to watch March […]

How to Fix Bad Galaxy S4 Battery Life After Lollipop

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 Update changes what apps can do with the Micro SD card.

The new Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 Lollipop update brings a ton of new features to the company’s former flagship. According to some Galaxy S4 users, it also brings battery life problems. With that in mind, we want to take an in-depth look at how to potentially fix bad Galaxy S4 battery life before and after Android 5.0 Lollipop. When […]

16 Basic Tips for Mastering the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 balances laptop with tablet in a single, useful 2-in-1 package, but for some people the device includes features that can confuse new owners. We offer 16 basic tips for mastering the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, its features, accessories and software. A lot of our basic tips will cater to the beginning Surface […]

How to Delete the Apple Watch App From Your Home Screen

This is as close as you can get to deleting the Apple Watch app on iPhone.

The iOS 8.2 update installs an Apple Watch app on your iPhone. We’ll show you the closest you can get to deleting the Apple Watch app without the need to jailbreak your iPhone. You can’t totally delete the Apple Watch App from your iPhone, but you can hide it without sticking it in the back of […]

How to Install iOS 8.3 Beta Today

Join the iOS 8.3 beta program to get ready for iOS 9.

Apple now offers a public iOS 8.3 beta that allows iPhone users to test iOS 8.3 before the public release. Users need to opt in to the public iOS 8.3 beta to download and install the update on devices running iOS 8.1.3 or higher. The iOS 8.3 beta release arrives just days after Apple announced iOS 8.2. In […]

How to Fix Bad Galaxy Note 3 Battery Life After Lollipop

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The new Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 5.0 Lollipop update brings a ton of new features to the company’s former flagship. According to some Galaxy Note 3 users, it also brings battery life problems along with it. With that in mind, we want to take an in-depth look at how to potentially fix bad Galaxy Note 3 […]

How to Install Android 5.1 Lollipop on the Nexus 6

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Earlier this week Google announced and released the highly anticipated Android 5.1 Lollipop update for most Nexus smartphones and tablets. However, the updates are slow to arrive for all users, and some may want to install Android 5.1 on the Nexus 6 right now. This guide will show you how to install the brand new Android […]

How to Fix Bad Galaxy Note 4 Battery Life After Lollipop

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Lollipop update delivers new fixes, new features, and new enhancements for Samsung’s current Galaxy Note flagship. According to Galaxy Note 4 owners, it also brings battery life problems along with it. With that in mind, we want to take an in-depth look at how to potentially fix bad Galaxy Note 4 battery […]

What To Do When Apple App Store, iTunes Store or Mac App Store Go Down

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Sometimes the Apple App Store, iTunes Store or the Mac App Store will go down for many users. This happened recently and Apple acknowledged the outage on their System Status site. So what should Apple users do if this happens? iPhone and iPad users will see the problem when they open the App Store on their iPhone […]

How to Find a Lost Galaxy Note 4

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There is nothing worse these days than the gut-wrenching feeling of losing a smartphone. Especially if you lose your brand new Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Smartphones are an essential part of most owners lives, not to mention they usually hold tons of sensitive data. If the unfortunate event happens, or it gets stolen, you’ll want […]

How to Fix Bad iOS 8.2 Battery Life

Most users can install the iOS 8.2 update on the iPhone 6 Plus, but with an Apple Watch release far off it is OK to wait.

Yesterday, Apple released an iOS 8.2 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. And while feedback about the iOS 8.1.3 update has been mostly positive, some users are still experiencing issues with iOS 8 battery life. With bad iOS iOS 8.2 battery life in mind, we want to offer some fixes that could help to boost battery life […]