How to Change Screen Brightness on Android Wear

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Google’s brand new Android-based operating system built for wearable gadgets and technology called Android Wear is officially here. The first two smartwatches running Android Wear were revealed a few weeks ago at Google I/O, and went up for sale in early July. With Android Wear now out and in the wild with users enjoying their […]

How to Factory Reset an Android Wear Smartwatch

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Now that Android Wear is readily available on a few different smartwatches being sold directly by Google in the Play Store, consumers are starting to get their hands on the new wearable gadget. After being announced a few weeks ago at Google I/O following a short teaser in March, users can now enjoy the first wave […]

How to Update Your iPhone to iOS 7.1.2 Without Any Problems

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It seems many users come across problems when updating iOS on their iPhone, but here are steps to assure that you stay away from any updating issues as much as possible. The latest iOS update was released last week, and while it was a rather minor update for Apple’s mobile operating system, many users came […]

How to Use The Trackpad On Your Windows 8 Laptop 

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Windows 8, Microsoft’s latest operating system for desktops, tablets and laptops, can confuse people pretty easily. Part of that is due to the new Start Screen, but there’s another culprit that lurks just in front of user’s palms if they have a laptop: the touchpad. Many Windows 7 laptops had multitouch trackpads that allowed them to perform […]

How to Shoot Slow Motion Videos with the iPhone 5s

To start shooting in slow motion, swipe up on the screen twice to get to the Slo Mo tab and the 120 FPS indicator appears

The iPhone 5s camera has an awesome slow motion feature that most users don’t use. With a little practice you can easily create slow motion videos with the iPhone 5s that do a better job of capturing moments than either photos or full-speed video can. In this article I’ll show you how I use my iPhone […]

How to Fix iOS 7.1.2 Problems

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Apple’s iOS 7.1.2 update was released to fix lingering iOS 7.1 problems and problems that the iOS 7.1.1 update brought along with it. However, in the days since its release, we’ve heard numerous iPhone and iPad users complain about iOS 7.1.2 problems and here, we want to tell you how to fix some of the […]

How to Change Watch Faces on Android Wear

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After being announced a few weeks ago at Google I/O, Google’s new Android Wear platform for smartwatches and other wearable technology is finally here. Now that consumers are starting to receive Android Wear-powered devices like the LG G Watch, you’ll want to know how to navigate and use it. Android Wear was designed with simplicity […]

How to Type Faster on iPhone with Text Expansion

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Typing on that small keyboard on your iPhone isn’t ideal sometimes, but you can save time and type faster by taking advantage of text expansion. Text expansion involves typing in a short keyword that you specify and having it automatically type out a long piece of information that corresponds to that keyword. It’s a lot […]

How to Enable Developer Options on Android Wear

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A few weeks back at the annual Google I/O developer event a new mobile OS for wearable devices like a smartwatch was finally announced and released. Of course we’re talking about Google’s brand new Android Wear platform for wearable technology. Earlier this week the first two Android Wear smartwatch options hit the market with both […]

How to Sync Your OneDrive Pictures & Documents to Windows 8 

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When you’re about to switch to a new computer and move between two different computers, nothing is more frustrating than having to mange your files. Today, many users still copy them to a hard drive and then sync them over, but with Windows 8 Microsoft added OneDrive, a cloud storage service that automatically backs up users’ stuff. With the free Windows […]

How to Fix Bad iOS 7.1.2 Battery Life

The iOS 8 announcement is close as is a beta, but the public release is still months away.

It appears that Apple’s brand new iOS 7.1.2 update is causing battery life problems for iPhone and iPad users. Fortunately, for those experiencing bad iOS 7.1.2 battery life, there are some quick and easy fixes to try, one of which will take less than five minutes to perform. Last week, Apple rolled out a brand […]

How to Lend Your iPad to a Friend or Family Member

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If a friend or family member is wanting to borrow your iPad for a few days or weeks, here are some ways that you can let them use it without giving them access to your personal information. iPads are nifty devices, but not everyone uses them enough to justify a purchase of Apple’s tablet. If […]

How to Use the iPhone Flashlight

Learn how to use the iPhone flashlight.

You can turn use the iPhone flashlight to quickly light up your surroundings with the camera flash on any iPhone from the iPhone 4 up to the iPhone 5s using Control Center for fast access even when the iPhone is locked. With iOS 7 Apple added an official iPhone flashlight app that users can use from the […]

How to Watch Tour de France Live

Watch the Tour de France live using these apps for iPhone, iPad, Android or your computer.

Watch the Tour de France live on your iPhone, iPad or Android for as little as $15. Watch every stage of the Tour de France live and see highlights and replays for what you miss. The Tour de France Live app also delivers real-time tracking, rider profiles and much more. The Tour De France is already […]

How to Bypass iCloud Lock

Here is how to bypass iCloud lock on an otherwise useless iPhone.

iCloud lock or Find My iPhone Activation Lock prevents someone from stealing an iPhone, erasing it and using it as their own. It can also lock out users who forget their information or who buy a used phone from an owner that did not remove their information from it. There are two ways to bypass […]

How to Use The Windows 8.1 Start Screen On a Tablet

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The Start Screen in Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 operating system is meant to help first-time Windows 8 tablet users. It’s full of swipes and gestures to make tasks that would otherwise take a lot of time, instantly available. Still, it can be very confusing – especially if you have a long history with older versions of […]

How to Add Quotes to Instagram Photos

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This guide will show you the easiest way to add quotes to Instagram photos. Adding a funny or inspirational quote to your Instagram photos is an easy way to get more likes and more Instagram followers. There is no need to use a computer to make a Instagram photo with quotes, and if you don’t need fancy options […]

How to Reset Your Windows 8.1 Laptop, Desktop, Tablet or 2-in 1

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Whether it’s due to the need to resell a device, or a virus that simply won’t relinquish its control of their storage and start-up apps, every day millions of Windows users are forced to reset their device and start over from scratch. Luckily, Windows 8.1 makes it easier than ever to reset your desktop, laptop […]

How to Sell Your Old iPad

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If you bought a new iPad and are looking to get rid of your old iPad, here are a few ways to sell it for as much money as possible. We have a few tips that you may find handy once you decide to walk out into the deep, dark world of iPad selling. There […]

How to Trade-In Your Windows 8 Laptop 

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Windows 8 laptops, like all laptops don’t last forever. Overtime battery issues can sap your laptop of its once long-lasting running time. More often, new apps and games make upgrading to a new laptop essential. Here’s how to trade-in that old Windows 8 laptop for cash towards a new machine, other electronics and more. Why Trade-In Your Laptop There’s […]