How to Change Ringtones on the Moto G

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When the first Moto G was announced in 2013 the smartphone instantly gained popularity for offering great features and a good design all for a wallet-friendly price. It was an instant hit, and has since grown to be Motorola’s most popular smartphone ever. As a result, millions of first-time smartphone buyers own the Moto G […]

How to Reset a Windows Phone

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system should be easy to use. The Start Screen, Microsoft’s version of the iPhone’s home screen, is filled with tiles that showcase relevant information so that users don’t actually have to dive in and out of their most used apps. Cortana, Windows Phone’s personal assistant, makes playing a specific song, opening an […]

How to Turn off Facebook Sounds on Android

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These days Facebook changes a lot of different options and settings on the fly, and this is especially true for its mobile application on Android and iOS. Recent updates to the Facebook app have introduced all kinds of obnoxious sounds, and below we’ll explain how to turn off all these Facebook noises. Facebook has changed […]

How to Enable Easy Mode on the Galaxy Note 4

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Smartphones like the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 are packed so full of features that sometimes consumers get lost in all the options or advanced features, and just want something a bit easier to understand. That’s where easy mode from Samsung comes into play for new Galaxy Note 4 owners. From enthusiasts to beginners the […]

How to Take a Screenshot on the Moto G

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Thanks to an impressive design and wallet-friendly price the Moto G is one of the most popular and successful smartphones ever released by Motorola. With that, many owners are first time smartphone buyers with lots of questions. One of which is regarding how to take a screenshot on the Moto G. For a low price […]

How to Use Attentive Display on the DROID Turbo & Moto X

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The new Moto X (2014) and DROID Turbo are two impressive smartphones announced and released late last year from Motorola, and they have some neat features hidden deep down in settings. One of many is something called Attentive Display that focuses on saving battery life, and makes using your smartphones easier and hands-free. Motorola’s latest […]

How to Set Contact Ringtones on Android

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We recently detailed how to make custom ringtones to use on Android smartphones and tablets, and as a follow up to that below we’ll be explaining how to set these ringtones for specific contacts. Rather than have one ringtone for all incoming calls, you can set unique ringtones or music to each user to personalize […]

How to Add or Edit a Credit Card on the Google Play Store

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There are hundreds of thousands of free apps available for Android smartphones and tablets from the Google Play Store, but many of them cost a dollar or $2 and users will need to add a debit or credit card to Play Store. Here we quickly go over how to buy apps on Google Play by […]

How to Take a Screenshot on the DROID Turbo

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Late last year Motorola shocked many when they announced and released the impressive and powerful Motorola DROID Turbo, delivering a big HD display, a 20 megapixel camera, and a massive battery promising 48 hours of usage. The device has been somewhat popular along with the new Moto X, and here we’ll quickly show you how […]

How to Check Data Usage on Android

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These days our smartphones are getting bigger and more HD, and so is the content we view on them. If you’re like millions of Americans worried about your data usage, here’s how to check how much data you’re using, how close you are to your limit, as well as how to set limit reminders. The […]

How to Turn Off iMessage

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Apple’s iMessage service stands out as one of the biggest things to ever come to the iPhone. Even still, you need to know how to turn off iMessage and get all of your messages on your new phone. iMessage is a legitimate reason to keep purchasing an iPhone instead of defecting to an Android-powered smartphone or Windows […]

How to Stop Instagram Auto Play Videos

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When it comes to Instagram automatically loading and playing videos we can’t stop it, but users can at least take a few steps to prevent it from using their mobile data. If you’re one of the many smartphone users that is constantly concerned about data usage and trying to conserve where you use your precious […]

Top 10 Settings to Change on the Moto X 2014

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Motorola’s Moto X 2014 is among the best Android smartphones released last calendar year. Hardware wise, there are a lot of reasons to get the Moto X 2014 instead of a Samsung Galaxy S5 or Apple iPhone. Sensors allow you to wave away annoying phone calls or check on notifications without having to press the power […]

How to Stop OneDrive from Syncing Your Background

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With Windows 8.1, Microsoft added in cloud services like back up and syncing directly to its operating system. It was the best thing the company ever did for those looking to embrace cloud storage. With a few clicks – or none at all – every file, every setting is synced to a new PC from […]

How to Setup Android Parental Controls and Content Filtering

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When it comes to using smartphones and tablets or surfing the internet these days one can never be too careful. If you’re a parent or family member that bought your children or siblings a new Android smartphone or tablet this holiday season, setting up parental controls and content filtering on Android is something you should […]

How to Get Better Windows 8 Battery Life

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Devices running Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system have a bad reputation these days. They’re instantly seen by some as a disappointment, running an operating system that changes too much and makes no sense. Some may have a point, Windows 8 changes a lot, but many of those changes make it easier for Windows 8 users […]

How to Setup Parental Controls in Windows 8.1  

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We were all children once. There’s not a single person who didn’t read a book they shouldn’t have or watched a television show they knew wasn’t allowed by their parents. We’ve all been there. Modern operating systems, with their web browsers, app stores and built-in search, make finding anything and everything you shouldn’t have access to pretty easy. Microsoft’s […]

How to Get Better Surface Pro 3 Battery Life

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Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 is a Windows 8 device in a league all its own. The entire line of Surface devices were born out of necessity. Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system focused on bringing the PC into the device age. It was Microsoft’s hypothesis that people didn’t want a laptop and tablet. Instead, the company bet […]

How to Use the Galaxy Note 4 with Gloves

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Winter is finally here and soon Christmas and the coldest months will arrive. All the while it will be snowing for days and freezing cold. If you’ve ever tried to use your smartphone or Galaxy device with gloves, it doesn’t quite work. Here we’ll explain how to use your Galaxy Note 4 with gloves. Samsung […]