How to Turn Off Severe Weather Alerts on the Galaxy S5

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If you’re like me you’ve probably been shocked or woke up in the middle of the night by your Samsung Galaxy S5 making some awfully loud noises and vibrating like it had turned into a Transformer. Most likely you just received a severe weather alert or emergency notification. They’re good to have, but you may […]

How to Get Severe Weather Alerts on Your iPhone

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When a big storm is coming your way, here’s how you can get notified on your iPhone so that you can be prepared when it hits your area. More often than not, you check the weather frequently to see if it’s going to rain or thunderstorm in your area during the day, so you’re usually […]

How to Stop iPhone Repeat Vibration Alerts

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For the average iPhone user notifications are somewhat of a blessing and a curse. While they successfully alert the user with new messages, they are somewhat of a nuisance. One of the biggest culprits of this are text messages and iMessages. Unlike other notifications, these are especially annoying since they occur most often on the device. Repeat […]

FCC Hoping to End Bill Shock With New Alert System

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The FCC is hoping to protect American wireless consumers from unsightly–and unexpected–high cellular phone and data bills with a new alert system that would warn mobile subscribers when you’re near your limits. With the nation’s two largest national carriers AT&T and Verizon Wireless having already moved to tiered and metered data plans, the FCC’s alert […]

How to Set a Blinking Indicator (of sorts) on the iPhone 4S

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Throughout the iPhone’s evolution there has been much discussion about the design and the late Steve Jobs’ desire for a clean piece of hardware that had few buttons, no indicator lights and such. In fact there was some speculation that the iPhone’s home button would disappear on the still to be seen iPhone 5 or […]