How to Make Your iPhone 6 Display Less Blinding at Night

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The iPhone 6 comes with a larger display than the iPhone 5s, going from a 4-inch screen to a 4.7-inch display or even a massive 5.5-inch display with the iPhone 6 Plus. With that comes more light that’s produced from the screens, and as a result, the iPhone 6′s screen can be a bit bright […]

How to Send Photos & Videos in iOS 8 Messages

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iOS 8 is out in full force and there are a ton of new features that users can enjoy with the new update. Perhaps the biggest new feature for texters are the improvements to the Messages app. The Messages app in iOS 8 remains largely unchanged compared to iOS 7, but there are a few […]

How to Customize Active Display on Moto X 2014

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Motorola’s Moto X 2014 smartphone is an upgrade over its past devices and even other flagship Android smartphones in so many ways. For example, its 5.2-inch AMOLED display is beautiful. That being said, the Moto X has never been about cutting edge technology as much as its been about how to use that technology to make […]

How to Customize Moto Voice on the Moto X 2014

The leather back feels great on top of a metal frame, but leather shows wear more than traditional smartphone backs.

Like it or not, we now all live in a world driven by our own voices. Microsoft started the revolution with Kinect for the Xbox 360 and now everything practically has voice functionality. Take the Moto X 2014 for example. Last year the Moto X became one of the first smartphones to offer always-on voice […]

How to Get Better iPhone 6 Battery Life

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Apple’s iOS 8 update for iPhone 6 is full of new features and for many users one of these new features is bad iPhone 6 battery life. This guide will show you how to get better iOS 8 battery life on the iPhone 6. Last month, after a stint inside the company’s beta program, iOS […]

How to Get Better iOS 8 Performance on iPhone 5

Here's how to get better iOS 8 performance on iPhone 5.

If you’ve noticed a decline in performance after installing the iOS 8 update on the iPhone 5, this guide will help you change several settings to speed up iOS 8 on your aging former flagship iPhone. Last month, after a stint inside the company’s beta program, iOS 8 finally made its way to iPhones, iPads, […]

How to Send Audio Messages in iOS 8

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iOS 8 is out in full force and there are a ton of new features that users can enjoy with the new update. Perhaps the biggest new feature for texters are the improvements to the Messages app. The Messages app in iOS 8 remains largely unchanged compared to iOS 7, but there are a few […]

How to Get Better iOS 8 Performance on iPad 2 & iPad 3

Learn how to speed up your old iPad 2 or iPad 3 running iOS 8.

If your old iPad 2 or iPad 3 isn’t fast after installing iOS 8 or iOS 8.0.2 this guide will help you change several settings to speed up your old iPad. Old iPads like the iPad 2 and iPad 3 can run the new iOS 8 update, but the performance is not as smooth or […]

How to Leave a Group Message on iPhone

Here's how to leave group messages in iOS 8.

Apple’s brand new iOS 8 update delivers a number of new features to iPhone and iPad users including an overhauled messaging system that includes some important but hidden features including ways to better manage your group iMessages. Here, we take a look at how to leave a group message on iPhone or iPad in iOS […]

How to Watch NHL Games Live

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The NHL season is starting back up and today is opening day, where many teams will be competing for the first time in the 2014-2015 season. Here’s how to watch all the action all season long. In order to watch NHL games, you don’t need a television with an antenna or cable subscription. Instead, you […]

How To Turn Off HDR on the Moto X 2014

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The modern smartphone isn’t just a way to get your emails away from the office or watch television shows in places other than your living room. Smartphones like the Moto X 2014 are also intended as replacements for more complicated point-and-shoot cameras. HDR is one of the ways the latest smartphones achieve that goal. The Moto […]

How to Remove Bubbles from Your iPhone 6 Screen Protector

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If you’re worried about scratching up your new iPhone 6′s display, then getting a screen protector is a great way to prevent that, but while you can easily apply a screen protector to your iPhone 6, getting those wretched bubbles out is another story. Screen protectors come in all different styles, but most of them […]

How to Turn Off Parallax Effect in iOS 8

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iOS 8 was released last month with a wealth of new features, but one feature that remains unchanged from iOS 7 is the infamous parallax effect. The parallax effect was first introduced in iOS 7 and was a new feature that also makes its way to iOS 8. Essentially, it gives your iPhone or iPad’s […]

How to Use Cycloramic with the iPhone 6

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Panorama photos are a great way to get a sense of the shear size of the landscape or environment that you’re looking at, even if you can’t be there live. While Apple has its own panorama feature in the iOS Camera app, there’s only been one app that takes panoramic photos hands-free. The app is […]

How to Recover Deleted Photos in iOS 8

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If you accidentally deleted some photos off of your iPhone or iPad running iOS 8, it’s now easier than ever to recover them, and frankly, iOS 8 marks the first time that iOS users can actually recover deleted photos without restoring from a backup. iOS 8 launched to the public last month with a handful […]

How to Permanently Delete Photos in iOS 8

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iOS 8 launched to the public last month with a handful of new features, but with that comes some changes that many users probably don’t like. One of those changes involves how photos are deleted from an iPhone or iPad. The Photos app on iOS 8 now comes with a Recently Deleted folder, which is […]

How to Use T-Mobile Wi-Fi Calling On The iPhone

Here are 15 amazing iOS 8 hidden features.

When Apple announced that it’d be introducing Wi-Fi calling in the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 and some of the iPhones getting iOS 8, legions of tech reporters cheered. As of a few weeks ago Wi-Fi calling is available on the iPhone on T-Mobile in the USA and its coming to other carriers soon. Why users wanted […]

How to Put a Screen Protector on Your iPhone 6

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If you’re worried about scratching your new iPhone 6′s display, then getting a screen protector is a great way to prevent that. Here’s how to apply a screen protector to your iPhone 6. Screen protectors come in all different styles, but most of them are usually made out of a thin and flexible plastic sheet […]

How to Add Emergency Medical Info to Your iOS 8 Lock Screen

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Apple’s new Health app that comes bundled with iOS 8 allows users to conveniently store all of their health-related information into one app with the help of other apps that record various bits of information about you. However, the Health app can also be used for emergency purposes and you can put important medical information […]

How to Remove Recent Contacts from the iOS 8 App Switcher

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iOS 8 comes with a lot of great new features, but it also comes with its fair share of annoying new features. Most notably, the app switcher now includes a section where your recent contacts show up at the top, but you can easily remove this section. Recent Contacts in the app switcher allows you […]