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Posts Tagged ‘apps’



Victoria wants to know how to delete a location from her AccuWeather app. We walk her through the process. Continue reading

4 Of The Best Cloud-Based Apps

Sunday, November 10th, 2013

We take a look at four of the best cloud-based apps to make your life easier. Continue reading

What Is Google Wallet?

Monday, October 28th, 2013

Kim wants to know just what Google Wallet is and how it works. We break it all down. Continue reading

How Do I Close Apps in iOS 7?

Sunday, September 29th, 2013

Anne just updated to iOS 7 and she wants to know how to close apps. We explain how it works in this quick tip. Continue reading

Fed up with rude alarm clocks that jerk you awake? Here are some smart alarm apps that wake you up only after you are fully rested. Continue reading

Is a WiFi crock pot the future of home cooking? Check out a new cooker prototype controlled by your smartphone. Continue reading

Gaming Shifts From Consoles To Phones

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Casual phone games are continuing to gain ground on console games. Continue reading

You could soon be able to turn your smartphone into a karaoke machine! Learn about a new app that makes it possible. Continue reading

In The News 7-05-2013

Thursday, July 4th, 2013

In The News 7-05-2013 – New app helps you avoid your friends, Pink Floyd slams Pandora and Windows gets a Facebook app. Continue reading

James wants us to walk him through installing a Bible on his phone. This article explains how to find one and how to install it. Continue reading

Updating Windows 8 Apps

Monday, July 1st, 2013

Windows 8 – learn how to keep your apps up-to-date, even though Microsoft won’t let you auto-update. How to spot when updates are available and the easy steps to get them. Continue reading

Lou from Salt Lake City writes: How do you increase the font size on the screen of a 7″ Android? Lou, that’s a tricky question. Since the Android operating system is open, it can look a little different on every device Continue reading

Can A Kindle Fire Read Nook eBooks?

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Shirley asks: Can a Kindle Fire read Nook ebooks? I haven’t found an answer. Well, you can Shirley – but Amazon won’t make it easy for you. I’ll break down the steps to make it happen… Continue reading

Apple is finally getting into the music streaming game with iTunes Radio, a free Internet radio service that will feature 200 stations and a catalog of music from the iTunes store. Continue reading

MyPermissions

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Cool Site – MyPermissions -Control your online privacy by managing the applications that have access to your personal information via My Permissions Cleaner. Continue reading

A new app will let you tease your pets with a laser pointer no matter where you are. It’s called Petcube and it comes with a device that will shoot out a low-intensity laser point for playtime with your animals. Continue reading

WS App Review: Spirograph

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

This free Android Spirograph app should bring back lots of childhood memories and prove to be a relaxing time-killer. Continue reading

App Gratis, a service that lets users know about free app for iPhones was pulled from the Apple App Store and the app’s push notifications were disabled. Continue reading

Cool Site – Very Short List – A site devoted to sharing cultural gems from around the web from a different curator every day. Continue reading

MyFitnessPal, a great little tool for counting calories and monitoring your activity just got a little bit better. You’ll now be able to sync it with fitness equipment at the gym to better monitor your exercise. Continue reading

Apps aren’t hard to find (unless you’re looking in the Windows App store,) but good apps aren’t so easy. A lot of free apps aren’t even worth the time it takes to install on your phone or mobile device. So here’s a quick round-up of our favorite apps from the past few months: Continue reading

Ever wish there was a quick way to find your keys, your cat or the remote? A company says it has the solution for that problem in the form of stickers and a Smartphone app. Continue reading

Pay-As-You-Read eBooks

Saturday, February 9th, 2013

Ever start a book and find you didn’t like it very much? Did you wish you could get your money back? A new eBook distributor says they have a better way to buy books. Total Boox plans to use a pay-as-you-read system that only charges customers for as much of the book as they actually read. Continue reading

Facebook tried it unsuccessfully with Facebook Credits, but plenty of online games like Farmville make big bucks with virtual currency. Now Amazon is getting into the act with Amazon Coins and they’re launching it with a big giveaway. Continue reading

Nancy Mobley from Oxford, Alabama writes: I have an Android phone. I am a Diabetic and have an app called Glucose Buddy that I use to keep track of my Sugar level and meds that I take so my doctor can see where the ranges are. How can I download the information from my phone to my computer to put in a document? Continue reading

You would expect an app like Google Maps to pinpoint your location, but why do the Angry Birds need to know where you are? Many popular Android apps also track your location, check your device ID and even access the contacts on your phone. Continue reading

Blocking Facebook App Requests

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Instructions on how to block apps in Facebook. Continue reading

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