How to Customize Notification Center in iOS 8

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One of the big new features in iOS 8 is the improved Notification Center. The design remains largely unchanged from iOS 7, but it includes more options for customizability. However, one big difference is the change in tabs at the top. iOS 7 used to have three tabs, which consist of “Today,” “All” and “Missed.” In […]

How to Stop iOS 8 Apps from Refreshing in the Background

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If you updated to iOS 8 and are experiencing decreased battery life or your monthly data allotment is going down the drain, it might be because iOS 8 automatically refreshes apps that are running in the background, even if they aren’t being actively used. At first, you may think that when you exit an app […]

Apple Pay Release Date Rumored for This Week

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Apple unveiled its new digital wallet payment system called Apple Pay last month during its iPhone 6 event, but the platform has yet to release to the public. The company noted that we would see it at some point this month, and new details suggest that we’ll see it arrive at some point this week. […]

Royals vs Orioles Live Stream: ALCS Game 4 Details

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If you can’t make it home in time for Game 4 of the ALCS with the Royals vs Orioles, you still have plenty of options to choose from so that you don’t miss any of the action. Today is Game 4 of the Royals vs Orioles ALCS series, with the underdog Royals leading the series […]

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 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 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 […]

How to Make Everything Look Bigger on Your iPhone 6

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The iPhone 6’s 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch displays are gargantuan, allowing for more apps to be placed on the home screen, as well as being able to fit more things in one window thanks to the higher resolution. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean that everything will look bigger. iOS 8 on the iPhone 6 keeps everything […]

Snap by Groupon Pays You To Buy Groceries

Find the Snap by Groupon app to start getting paid to grocery shop.

A new app pays you to buy the groceries you would already buy at any grocery store. Snap by Groupon shows shoppers a collection of items on special and includes a reward for buying the items at the grocery store. You just snap a photo of your receipt and get cash back from going shopping. […]

How to Restore an iPhone Without Losing iOS 7.1.2 Jailbreak

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Whether you want to just start from a clean slate or you’re selling your jailbroken iPhone, you’ll want to completely restore the device. However, restoring your iPhone through iTunes will force you to update the device to iOS 8, and since iOS 8 isn’t jailbreakable yet, you’ll want to somehow stick to iOS 7.1.2. Luckily, […]

How to Watch the MLB Playoffs Live

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If you want to watch this year’s MLB playoffs, you no longer need a television with an antenna or cable subscription. For the first time ever, you can officially stream playoff games using the MLB At Bat mobile app on your iOS, Android, BlackBerry or Windows Phone device, or through MLB.TV on a variety of streaming […]

How to Watch Derek Jeter’s Last Game Live

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While Derek Jeter’s last home game took place on Thursday, the legendary shortstop’s final game ever will take place later today against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Here’s how to watch it live. This is Derek Jeter’s last season, and the Yankees captain has spent the last few months on his “farewell tour,” saying […]

How to Disable Galaxy S5 Automatic App Updates

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When it comes to using a smartphone like the Samsung Galaxy S5 there are tons of features, options, advanced controls and more, and sometimes it can get a bit confusing. For those new to Android, something as simple as enabling (or disabling) apps from updating automatically can be a challenge. For those with a new […]

How to Use Less Android Data and Save Money

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If you spend most of your time out of the house and on your Android device, then chances are you use up a lot of data. That could be costing you in overage fees, but here’s how to use less data on your Android smartphone or tablet and save a lot money in the process. […]

Fantasy Football iPhone App Promises to Boost Your Wins

This Fantasy Football iPhone app can help you win each week and win your league.

A new Fantasy Football iPhone app is your new secret weapon to winning your Fantasy Football weekly match-ups and your overall league. If you struggle to pick your starters each week because you don’t have enough time to keep up with the latest NFL news, you can turn to a new Fantasy Football iPhone app […]

10 Awesome Hyperlapse Videos We Love

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Instagram recently launched a new camera app called Hyperlapse that adds a dose of steroids to your videos and allows you to record nifty video to create an effect that would otherwise only be possible with professional equipment. Hyperlapse is a free download that’s available in the iTunes App Store, and if you’re wondering what it […]

Netflix App Lets You Suggest Shows to Facebook Friends

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So you just finished watching a TV show or movie on Netflix and absolutely loved it. Now you need to tell your friends about it. Netflix has introduced a new feature on its iOS app for iPhone and iPad that lets you recommend a TV show or movie to a Facebook friend privately. Yes, you […]

Official Reddit iPhone App Releases with AMA Focus

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Reddit is home to a ton of interesting content, but the site’s AMA section (Ask Me Anything) is arguably one of the most popular sections of Reddit, and now an official app has been released for iPhone that allows users to easily browse AMA sessions. Reddit’s AMA section is where anyone can participate in Q&A […]

4 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks That Block Ads

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Ads are annoying and they take up space on your screen. Plus, since mobile devices have smaller screens, users need all the screen space they can get, and if most of it is taken up by ads, it can be a real bummer. Here are a few iOS 7 Cydia tweaks that block ads on […]