How to Watch the Google I/O 2014 Livestream

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Google’s annual developer conference kicks off today in San Francisco, where the company is expected to have a slew of new announcements, show off its latest technology, and give us a glimpse of Android 4.5 or 5.0 before releasing it later this year. Google I/O takes place over the course of two fun-filled days full […]

How to Multitask in Windows 8.1

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In Windows 8 Microsoft added new kinds of apps. Called Windows Store apps, these are the small pieces of software that Windows 8 users flock to when they want a touch friendly experience or to use any of Microsoft’s latest and greatest products. Those Windows Store apps aren’t like the other apps you might be […]

How to Run Mac Apps on Android with Parallels Access

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Some Android users own Macs and wish they could run a special piece of OSX software on their Android tablet or smartphone. The solution: the newly updated Parallels Access, which formerly only ran on an iPad. It now works on Android phones or tablets, as well as the iPhone. This lets Android owners use their device to run specialized software installed on […]

How to Disable Blinkfeed on the HTC One M8

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One of the most popular features of the original HTC One and the new HTC One M8 is Blinkfeed. HTC’s own custom app designed to deliver news, sports, social, and even email updates all right to the users homescreen. While the beautiful hardware and aluminum design of the HTC One M8 has been one of […]

How to Take a Screenshot on the HTC One M8

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The new shiny aluminum HTC One M8 was announced and released earlier this year after being one of the most leaked devices in recent history. Now that consumers are starting to get their hands on it, we’re getting asked a lot of questions. HTC’s new handset is completely packed full of advanced features (like that […]

How to Keep the Galaxy S5 Screen on Longer

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 has tons of features enabled right out of the box, but not every setting will be right for each particular user. When it comes to using a smartphone we all have different needs, wants, or preferences, and one of those is how long the screen timeout period lasts. Screen timeout is […]

How to Star Favorite Contacts on the Galaxy S5

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If you’re one of those social butterflies that has a lot of contacts, or just would like to make certain people more accessible on the Galaxy S5, you’ll need to star or “favorite” certain contacts. When you have tons of contacts like me scrolling through the huge list of people saved to your phone can […]

How to Use Your Music as an Alarm on the Galaxy S5

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If you’re like me, the subtle and calming tones of the Samsung Galaxy S5 alarm clock app just don’t cut it. If you’re wanting to add a bit of your own style or customize to the alarm, below we’ll explain how you can set any song you own as the Galaxy S5 wake up tone. […]

How to Turn off S Voice on Galaxy S5

Here's how to turn off S Voice on the Galaxy S5 at the home button and completely.

You can turn off S Voice on the Galaxy S5 to make it easier to access Google Now and speed up the home button response time. This guide will show you how to turn off the S Voice home button shortcut on the Galaxy S5 and how to completely turn off S Voice if you […]

How to Watch the Indy 500 Online: 2014 Indy 500 Live Stream

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Indy Car fans can watch the Indy 500 online with Watch ABC and ABC Online where the broadcast company will offer a free 2014 Indy 500 live stream on Sunday May 25th  at 12PM Eastern. Users can watch this on the iPhone, iPad, Android, computer and the Kindle Fire The 2014 Indy 500 pre race […]

Tips and Tools for Making Awesome Presentations on Android Tablets

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While most communicators doing presentations with a tablet will likely go with an iPad, some of us prefer the Android platform and want to do all that iPad users can do. It’s not as easy to conveniently do good presentations on Android tablets as it is on an iPad, but with some effort, a great […]

How to Fix Slow Galaxy S5 Camera Performance

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The all-new Samsung Galaxy S5 was announced and released earlier this year to tons of excitement, and so far it’s one of the best smartphones for 2014. While we’ve shared plenty of how to’s on the Galaxy S5 already, one question regarding the camera continues to arrive. On board the Galaxy S5 is a 16 […]

How to Customize the Windows 8.1 Lock Screen

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The first thing that users who are new to Windows 8 are going to notice when they pick up their new device is how fast it starts up when compared to devices that ran Windows 7. The second thing they’re going to realize is that Microsoft has made some huge changes to the way users […]

HTC One M8 Camera Tips to Improve Your Photos

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The HTC One M8 camera leaves some people wanting, but follow these tips and smartphone photographers can still take great shots with the 4MP Ultrapixel HTC One M8 camera on this terrific Android phone. Take a look at the tips below to figure out how to get the most out of the HTC One M8 […]

How to Add a Bookmark to the Galaxy S5 Homescreen

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Browsing the web is something many smartphone owners do on a daily basis, and there’s tons of different options or mobile browsers readily available. While the Galaxy S5 is one of the fastest smartphones around, there’s always way to improve or speed up the experience. Users that would rather not have to manually open Google […]

How to Use the Galaxy S5 Camera Flash for Alerts and Notifications

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When it comes to getting notifications or alerts for incoming calls or SMS messages on the Galaxy S5 there’s a few different options available. Vibrate isn’t as inconspicuous as many users would like, and setting a phone to silent mode can have users missing important calls. However, there is another option that is silent but […]

How to Enable Assistive Touch for iPhone

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Assistive touch is a feature of the iPhone that allows the user to control the device with a virtual home button. This feature was designed for those who have trouble reaching the buttons on the device, or cannot operate the touch screen very well, but it also has other uses. The most common “other” use […]

How to Enable Developer Options on the Samsung Galaxy S5

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The brand new Samsung Galaxy S5 is packed full of advanced features, controls, fingerprint sensors for security and more but there’s a few more options that Google chooses to hide from the average user. Developers and enthusiasts looking to control additional aspects of their device, change settings, or enable USB debugging for advanced functions will […]

How to Turn Off Obnoxious Galaxy S5 Sounds

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Now that the all-new Samsung Galaxy S5 is finally available on all carriers throughout the United States and around the globe, we’re getting more and more questions regarding specific functions of the smartphone. More importantly, we’ve received more than a few questions and comments regarding those obnoxious water sounds and noises every time you interact […]