Nexus 6 Setup Guide: 5 Steps to Get Started

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The new Google Nexus 6 smartphone runs great from the moment you pull it out of the box thanks to the completely redesigned and lively Android 5.0 Lollipop software update. However you’ll want to make a few immediate changes to be better prepared, more secure, achieve better performance and enjoy the best experience possible. Now […]

How to Upgrade to iOS 8

iOS 8 release date plans.

This guide will walk you through how to upgrade to iOS 8 on the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. iOS 8 is a free update available on many Apple devices with many new features and options that will help deliver a fresh look and feel to users not planning on buying a new iPhone this […]

How to Use the Samsung Galaxy S5 as a Personal Hotspot

Use a personal hotspot toggle widget to quickly turn your hotspot on or off.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is capable of sharing its connection with other devices like a laptop, tablet or portable gaming system thanks to a personal hotspot feature. When you use the Galaxy S5 as a personal hotspot you can connect other devices to the Internet anywhere you have a good cell phone signal. This technology […]

HDTV Buying Guide: What Buyers Need to Know in 2014

Don't buy the first HDTV you see.

2014 is a big year for HDTVs with 4k TVs on the way at prices consumers can consider and a prices dropping deeper on  good HDTV sets. Wether you are planning a Super Bowl HDTV purchase or just looking to upgrade to a bigger HDTV for the new year we have the details you need […]

10 Tips & Tricks for Better iPhone 5s Battery Life

10 tips for better iPhone 5s battery life.

Your iPhone 5s battery life may take a hit after the iOS 7.0.4 update, installing or updating an app or for a variety of other reasons, and no matter the reason it’s clear that you are experiencing bad iPhone 5s battery life. While there is some hope that the iOS 7.1 release will improve bad […]

How to Watch Movies on the iPad (Rent, Stream or Buy)

Tap on Movies to see the movies you can rent or buy on the iPad.

The iPad is a great way to watch movies or catch up on TV series with your own on demand marathon of shows. In this guide we’ll show you how to rent or buy a Movie on the iPad and share a list of apps you can use to stream movies and TV shows for […]

How to Setup the Nexus 7

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You just took the Nexus 7 out of the box and you want to make sure you set up the Nexus 7 the right way. If so, this is the place to be. While Google does  a pretty good job of walking users through the initial setup, we’ll join you in a quick look at […]

How to Get the iOS 7.1 Beta Right Now

Here's how to get the iOS 7.1 beta right now.

The iOS 7.1 beta is here with a collection of bug fixes and performance boosts according to early reports. The iOS 7.1 beta is only available to developers right now as Apple plans and tests for a public iOS 7.1 release in the coming months. If you registered your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to […]

How to Setup the PS4 (Video)

How to Setup PS4

The PS4 is here and if you need help setting up the PlayStation 4 and connecting your new game console to your HDTV and the Internet here’s a walkthrough to get you on your way to gaming. If you are a parent connecting the PS4 to your HDTV or a gift, you don’t need to […]

How to Upgrade to OS X Mavericks

Finish the OS X Mavericks upgrade process and sign up for iCloud Keychain.

The OS X Mavericks release is here and best of all it’s a free upgrade that users can download today from the Mac App Store for a fast and easy installation. In this guide we will show you how to install OS X Mavericks even if you aren’t familiar with upgrading your own computer. If […]

How to Setup Touch ID on the iPhone 5s (Video)

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The iPhone 5s fingerprint sensor is one of the most talked about features for Apple’s new iPhone. Instead of entering a pass code or PIN, users can place a finger on the home button and it will unlock the iPhone instantly. Apple calls this feature Touch ID and in addition to unlocking the phone when […]

What is iOS 7?

We explain What iOS 7 is, and what you can expect when you install it.

If you haven’t already received a notice to update to iOS 7 on your iPhone or iPad you will likely see a small pop up notification sometime in the next day or so, which will lead many users to ask, “What is iOS 7?” In the following iOS 7 explainer, we will share what iOS […]

How to Use Control Center in iOS 7

Control Center in iOS 7 offers fast access to common settings. Here's how to use Control Center.

Control Center is a new iOS 7 feature that lets users quickly access a flashlight, common settings and apps from any screen on the iPhone or iPad, even when the device is locked. The Control Center feature is new for iOS 7 as an answer to complaints that turning on Do Not Disturb, Bluetooth and […]

How to Upgrade to iOS 7

The iOS 7 download is now available.

The iOS 7 update delivers a new iPhone and iPad experience that changes the looks, features and functionality of the iPhone and iPad. The iOS 7 upgrade arrives today to bring a new iPhone experience to users who cannot buy the iPhone 5c or iPhone 5s. Update 2: iOS 7 Software Update Failed Errors Frustrate Users […]

How to Get the OS X Mavericks Beta Right Now

OS X Mavericks Beta Download

If you can’t wait for the OS X Mavericks release date later this year, you can dive into the Mavericks beta, which is better known as a developer preview. The OS X Mavericks beta offers a variety of small changes including better multi-monitor support, tagging for system files and system-wide improvements that should boost battery […]

The Most Important Jailbreak Tweak You Need Isn’t on Cydia

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After using the evasi0n iOS 6.1 jailbreak, there are plenty of great Cydia apps and tweaks, but the most important one isn’t on Cydia. Jailbreaking the iPhone or iPad bypasses the security Apple has in place, which could potentially open up your freshly jailbroken device to malware or hackers. In the past the worst we’ve […]

How to Update to iOS 6.1

Download and Install iOS 6.1

Apple released iOS 6.1 for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch today, giving users access to bug fixes and new features across the lineup of Apple devices. iOS 6.1 is a small release, but it is one that most users will want to download to gain security fixes, new Siri features, iTunes Match enhancements and […]

How to Set Up Your iPad

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Holidays over and just got a new iPad, but not sure what to do with it? Here’s a guide to help you set it up. The intial setup of the iPad is relatively simple, as Apple walks users through it with a series of menus when the iPad first boots up. After that, however, you’re […]

How to Set Up Your Kindle Fire HD

How to Set up the Kindle Fire HD

Did you get a Kindle Fire HD for the holidays? If so congrats on the reading, gaming and video watching tablet you’re holding. If you don’t know what to do after you get it out of the box, we’re here to show you how to set up the Kindle Fire HD and get started. We’ll walk […]

How to Set Up Your Kindle Fire

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If you just got a Kindle Fire we’re here to show you how to set it up, how to secure it and how to set parental controls. Setting up the Kindle Fire takes about 15 to 30 minutes and to completely set it up you will need an Internet connection. You can connect to a […]