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iOS – Control Facebook Videos

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

…luckily there’s a quick and easy fix for anyone out there that wants to control whether or not videos on their Facebook feed play automatically. Continue reading

iOS – Delete Weather Location

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

We’re so used to swiping to the right when we want to uncover hidden options in iOS, but for some reason the weather location app does things a bit differently. Continue reading

iOS – Show your Battery Percentage

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

… let’s learn how we can put a percentage next to the battery icon for a secondary indicator! That way you’ll know absolutely when you need to find an outlet! Continue reading

iOS – LED Flash for Alerts

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

…in just a few quick swipes, you too can set your iPhone’s LED to flash whenever a call or notification comes in. Continue reading

…Android’s OS has got you covered with a host of call rejection text messages! You can even add your own! Continue reading

Create (and Rename) Android Folders

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Learn how to create and rename folders in Android. Continue reading

Facebook Mail Shortcuts

Monday, December 30th, 2013

Did you know Facebook Mail had its own set of keyboard shortcuts? Continue reading

iOS7 – Control your Control Center

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Learn how to limit access to your iOS7 Control Center with this quick and easy tip! Continue reading

Android – Add/Remove App Pages

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Sweet – an overview of all my different app pages all in one place! From the looks of it, I’ve got a lot of extra real estate I’m not using… Thankfully, adding/removing pages is simple! Continue reading

Disable “Windows 8″ Mode in Google Chrome

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

In fact, the only peeve I’ve got so far has to do with Google Chrome’s and its “Windows 8 Mode”. It not that it’s bad, necessarily, it’s just that there’s no way to get out of it once activated. Continue reading

Facebook – See The Full Conversation

Monday, October 14th, 2013

I went to message a friend on Facebook the other day, and all it would come up with was a chat window! What gives? I’m not even logged into Facebook chat, and I’m really missing the standard Facebook conversation window I’ve always used in the past. Help a dude out!! Continue reading

Android – Clear App Defaults

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Not happy with your Android App defaults? Learn how to change then with just a couple of taps. Continue reading

Android: Flick to Close

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Sure, you can tap and hold on the app and wait for the flyout window to pop up – thus allowing you to “Delete from list”, but that takes too long. Here’s a better, more fun way. Continue reading

Google Maps – Webcams!

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

I’m taking a trip down south here in a couple weeks, so (like I always do) I went to Google Maps to have a gander at where I’ll be going. Wait until you see what I found… Continue reading

Galaxy S3 Multi-Window

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Those sporting a Samsung Galaxy S3 on Verizon’s network might want to check for updates (Settings icon>About phone>Software update). The data giant recently rolled out a whopping 129mb (make sure you’re on a wireless network, huh?) download that issues several big fixes, tweaks, and an exciting Multi window feature, which allows users to keep two active apps open on the same screen. Continue reading

Android – What’s that Icon?

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

Android notification icons got you stumped? Here’s at least one mystery solved! Continue reading

iOS – Time to Split (the Keyboard)

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

As it turns out, all you need to do to split your iPad keyboard is to take two fingers (or your thumbs – your preference) and simply “pull” the keyboard apart… Continue reading

iOS – Access Project Gutenberg

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

Project Gutenberg is a repository for hundreds of public domain eBooks, like Alice in Wonderland, works from Mark twain, Shakespeare – and a whole bunch more! Here’s how to get access to free books in iOs Continue reading

iBooks Control Panel

Sunday, March 17th, 2013

iBooks has a slew of options build in for both users and sufferers of the extra-bright light in the room and a whole lot more! Continue reading

iOS – Press Volume Up

Monday, March 4th, 2013

It seems like everything electronic has a touch screen now, but if you ask me there’s just no replacing a nice, physical button to get the job done. Continue reading

Android – Show your Touches

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

I love my Samsung Galaxy S III, but like most touch-enabled devices there’s no confirmation of where you’ve been touching. I can live without such a luxury, but why bother when Android OS (at least everything after v4.0) has a built-in option that does just that? Continue reading

Google Chrome: Scroll Bar Upgraded!

Saturday, February 9th, 2013

Yeah, Ctrl+F still brings it up like always, but notice when you start typing the scroll bar starts filling with little yellow dashes… Continue reading

iOS6 Alarms – Pick a Song Instead!

Monday, January 7th, 2013

While I’m happy that I can use my iDevice as a super-expensive alarm clock now, I’m super happy that I can also choose to use a song from my device, instead of the standard list of ringtones/notifications. Here’s how to make it happen: Continue reading

iOS – Siri Guide

Sunday, December 30th, 2012

So you’ve got an iOS device with Siri – the most amazing digital assistant technology has ever conceived – but when it comes to utilizing her, you can’t think of anything beyond “Which Chinese place won’t make me sick?” and “When’s the NHL coming back?”. Continue reading

Android – Change your Home Screen

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

What do you do if you want to suddenly change one of those screens to your home screen? Do you take the time to manually move all of those icons? Heck no! Continue reading

iDevice Equalizer

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Thanks to the wonders of touch-screen technology, it’s easier than ever to EQ your tunes! Continue reading

Xbox 720? It’s about time!

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Looking for rumors about Microsoft’s new game console? Here’s a start! Continue reading

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