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Android Data Usage

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

From within this handy utility, you can monitor how much data you’re using, turn mobile data off, set warnings if you’re about to go over your limit and even see what’s been using your precious gigabytes! Continue reading

Ouya

Monday, November 5th, 2012

What’s an Ouya? Well, it’s a $99, open-source video game console built on the Android OS with some pretty high-ideas. It plugs right into your TV, and get this: all the games are free to play! Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy S III Screenshot

Sunday, November 4th, 2012

It’s new toy time for yours truly! Android was being poorly represented in my household, so I decided to get a Galaxy S III to round out the technology spectrum. Continue reading

Raspberry Pi

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Raspberry Pi isn’t an after-dinner treat, it’s actually a credit card-sized, Linux-based computer that plugs straight into your TV and is capable of just about anything a regular PC can do. Continue reading

iOS: Find on Page?

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Need to find something in Safari for your iOS device? This is the tip you’re looking for! Continue reading

iOS 6 – Add Webpage to Home Screen

Sunday, October 21st, 2012

I have my Internet routine. I go to pretty much the same sites every day before anything else, and I like access to these sites to be pretty simple. So I was intrigued when I saw that iOS 6 allowed me to make a home screen icon for a webpage. Here’s how. Continue reading

Siri Sports

Sunday, October 14th, 2012

I’ll admit, with the arrival of iOS 6 I was most looking forward to getting Siri. While iPhone users have had the talkative personal assistant for awhile now, us iPad users have been left in silence. Now that I have her, I’ve been asking all sorts of questions. Continue reading

iPad – Dot What?

Sunday, October 7th, 2012

It’s impressive the stuff you can do just by tapping and holding something on your iDevice. Continue reading

iPad – Six, Actually

Monday, October 1st, 2012

Did you know your iPad app dock can hold six icons? It’s true! Check it out here! Continue reading

Apple button tip! Stay in the app! Continue reading

Facebook Sort Options

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

Take the Sort option, for example. Up until recently I didn’t know you could sort your feed by Top Stories or Most Recent, but as it turns out, you can! Continue reading

More iPad Punctuation Tips

Saturday, September 8th, 2012

So, we’ve already discussed a quick way to put a period at the end of a sentence by double-tapping your space bar, but did you know you can add an apostrophe or quotation marks with a simple swipe? Continue reading

iPad – Show Me the Link!

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

One thing I’ve noticed about web browsing on a tablet is the lack of information I’m given – like when there’s a word that links somewhere instead of a full address. Continue reading

Scroll Here in Windows 7

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Need an alternative to grabbing and scrolling in Windows Explorer? Check this tip out for some insight on a new way! Continue reading

Windows 7 Password Hint

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

Learn how to set up a password hint in Windows 7 with this amazing tip! Continue reading

Facebook Voice

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

The Facebook Voice option allows you to change what Facebook page persona you post as. Check it out! Continue reading

Google Chrome for iPad

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Do you love Google Chrome as much as I do? Well, you’re going to be happy that it’s now available for mobile devices! Continue reading

iPad Digital Photo Frame

Friday, August 10th, 2012

Turn your iPad into a sweet digital photo frame with a bunch of options to boot! Read about it here! Continue reading

iPad CAPITALS

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

We all know it’s not good “netiquette” to use all capital letters, because it makes us LOOK LIKE WE’RE YELLING. Right? If you’re an iPad owner this is especially difficult, too. Read on! Continue reading

Google Doodle Archive

Sunday, July 29th, 2012

Have you ever noticed that on holidays and during special events Google puts up a unique logo (also called a “Doodle”) on their main page? Continue reading

Control Your iPad Notifications

Saturday, July 21st, 2012

My wife, bless her heart, is always downloading new apps for our iPad to try out. However, one app in particular likes to play a sound every time there a “reminder” for something – even when the tablet’s just sitting on my desk. Continue reading

Quick iPad App Management

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

We all know there’s a quick and easy way to delete iPad apps, but what if you’re looking for something more centralized – like a place to uninstall apps and check space, etc?

Well, that’s an easy one! Continue reading

iPad Restrictions

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

iPads and kids go together naturally, so every parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle and older brother should make use of the built-in parental restrictions every iPad comes with. Continue reading

Pause an iPad App Installation

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Here’s a quick one for all you iPad users out there who like to go nuts in the Apple store or have multiple app updates going at once. Whatever the case, did you know that you can pause apps that are currently downloading just by tapping them? Continue reading

Change Windows 7 Background Color

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Ah, aesthetics! You work so hard to make that Windows wallpaper as cool as possible, but the color of the background just ruins the composition! Thankfully it’s easy to change the background color to whatever hue you like! Continue reading

iPad Quick Mute

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Did you know that there’s a quick way to mute all sound on your iPad? All you need to do is press and hold the Volume Down button on the side and it’ll mute the sound completely in two seconds! Check out how here! Continue reading

What are E-mail Attachments?

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

An e-mail attachment is a file you include with an e-mail. For example, let’s say you have a text document or picture you want to share with someone. You can “attach” this document to an e-mail and send it off to them. Continue reading

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