How to Check If Xbox Live is Up On the Xbox One

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From time to time Xbox Live goes down, leaving you to wonder if there’s something wrong with your internet connection or even your Xbox One. Here’s how to check if Xbox Live is up on the Xbox One. At first glance, the Xbox One looks like just a machine. It’s glossy & matte black exterior […]

How to Use the LG G3 as a Remote Control

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Just like the LG G2 last year and a few phones from other manufacturers, the all new LG G3 is packed full of features. One of which is using your new smartphone as a remote control. The LG G3 is extremely powerful and can do a lot of things, and here we’ll show you how […]

How to Fix Loading Icon Issues in iOS 7.1

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Do you ever notice that loading icon up in the status bar on your iPhone or iPad is constantly spinning? Here’s a quick way to fix it. After updating to iOS 7.1 earlier this year, you may have noticed that the small loading icon in the status bar is active more than usual. This spinning […]

How To Rent Movies on Windows 8.1

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Windows 8.1 wasn’t just a reimagining of what an operating system could be. It also included a ton of apps that make doing everyday tasks a lot easier. One such task is renting videos and it’s integrated into Windows through the new Xbox Video app. Here’s how to rent movies on Windows 8.1. To be […]

How to Connect Your iPhone to Ford Sync

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There has never been more options and different ways to get the best of your smartphone experience in your car. It seems everyone from Apple to Google are trying to come up with ways to let you play music or call contacts with your smartphone. A few years ago Microsoft partnered with Ford to create […]

How To Change Channels on The Xbox One

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With the Xbox One, Microsoft is pioneering a different type of console. No longer satisfied with just providing streaming video, Microsoft engineered the Xbox One so it could be everything to just about everyone. Gamers can use it to play their favorite upcoming titles in high-definition, and music lovers can use it to stream songs […]

How to Watch NFL Preseason Games Live on Android

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Football is finally back with the NFL Preseason officially kicking on Sunday August 3rd with the Hall of Fame game between the Giants and the Bills. Surely millions of eager fans will be watching at home as this is the first game of the year, and it will follow the Hall Of Fame ceremony that […]

How to Put a Screen Protector on Your iPhone

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If you’re worried about scratching your iPhone’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. Screen protectors come in all different styles, but most of them are usually made out of a thin and flexible plastic sheet that stick onto […]

How to Back Up iPhone Contacts

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Over the years, you have most likely built up an impressive list of contacts on your iPhone and it would be a disaster if you ended up losing them, so here’s how to back up your iPhone contacts so that you’ll always have them saved and out of harm’s way. While your music, games, apps, […]

How to Prevent Your MacBook From Overheating

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MacBooks are notorious for getting really hot while performing intensive tasks, but here are a few tricks you can try out to keep your MacBook cool under pressure. Laptops in general are prone to getting really hot while streaming videos, playing games, etc., and that’s mostly thanks to how the internal components are squeezed into […]

Where to Buy Cheap iPhone Lightning Cables

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iPhone Lightning cables aren’t cheap, but if you look in the right places, you can find good-quality options for less than you would pay in the Apple Store. You just bought a new iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c, and it’s your first upgrade to the new iPhones since they introduced the new Lightning connector (or […]

How to Play Madden 15, FIFA 15 & NHL 15 Early on Xbox One

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If you want to play Madden 15, NHL 15, FIFA 15, NBA Live 15 and Dragon Age: Inquisition early you’ll need an Xbox one and $5 to join a new special EA Access program. EA just announced EA Access which lets Xbox One owners play new EA games early and carry over the progress to the […]

How to Change the LG G3 On-screen Buttons

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Just like the LG G2 last year and a few other phones from LG, the all new LG G3 is extremely customizable out of the box. Users have an array of options they can select to change the overall look and feel of the device. A prime example is being able to completely change the […]

How to Scan Documents with Your iPhone

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The digital era is well upon us, and if you’re still only keeping physical copies of all your documents, then it’s probably time to start going digital. Here’s how to scan documents with your iPhone and save them to your computer as a digital backup. There are some things that you simply just need to […]

How to Enable LG G3 One Handed Operation

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If you’re one of the many considering the new LG G3 over something like the HTC One M8 or Samsung’s Galaxy S5, you’ll want to know about all the additional features, settings, and controls available on the new smartphone. One thing many may not think about when buying a large 5.5-inch device is using it […]

How to Get Movies on Your iPad

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If you buy or rent movies through iTunes, it’s really easy to get them on your iPad. However, if you have movies on your computer that you didn’t get through iTunes, all of a sudden syncing them to your iPad is now a complicated process. Here’s how to put these movies on your iPad. Even […]

How to Change the LG G3 Multitasking Menu

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One feature that all Android smartphone owners use and probably love is the recent apps menu. One of the three standard buttons on most Android smartphones and tablets, which is also known as multitasking, or the app-switcher. On the new LG G3 this menu can be customized, and here we’ll explain how. The recent apps […]

How to Use Dual Window Mode on the LG G3

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The new LG G3 is loaded full of advanced features and camera auto focus lasers, but one feature many users may not know about is the new Dual Window mode for easy multitasking. Just like Samsung’s Multi Window Mode, LG has a feature that enables the user to have two apps on the screen simultaneously […]

How to Add a Screen Saver to Windows 8.1

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In the not so distant past, Windows users had all sorts of customization options. Users who weren’t on a corporate network could add their own background to the Desktop and change the sound that their device makes when it first starts up. Adding a screen saver was one of the biggest ways users customized their […]

15 Tips for Using an iPhone 5s Camera for More than Taking Pictures

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Since iPhone 5s owners carry their camera with them everywhere, they can always take nice pictures or shoot video to record memories. However, here’s 15 great ways to use the iPhone 5s camera for more than taking snapshots or family movies. Use these tips to remember who borrowed something, where you parked the car or to keep things readily available for future use. A […]