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Review: RAVPower Quick Charge Wireless Charger RP-PC014

Android phones have had wireless charging for a while and Apple finally decided to release an iPhone with this capability. With the launch of the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X, Apple now supports wireless charging, and with the recent release of iOS 11.2, it now supports charging at 7.5 Watts. There are [...]

By | 2017-12-08T14:23:05+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Categories: Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Android Security Basics

Everyone carries around their smartphones these days, and most don't realize the amount of personal data that could be found on them if they ever made it into the wrong hands or got hacked. Securing your smartphone is just as important as securing your personal computer. Today, we'll cover some basics for securing your Android [...]

By | 2017-01-16T15:43:00+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Categories: Mobile, Security, Server Hardening|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

How To Setup Fitbit MobileTrack

If you've used a Fitbit in the past, then you probably are familiar with the Fitbit app and the social aspect of fitness. You can create challenges with your friends and view a 7-day leaderboard. I've had my share of issues with Fitbit and last year my wife and I switched to the Apple Watch [...]

By | 2016-10-16T15:54:17+00:00 May 18th, 2016|Categories: Gadgets|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Recap Of Google’s Android 6.0 Marshmallow and Nexus event

In case you missed it, Google held their annual Android Nexus event today, so here's a recap of Google's Android 6.0 Marshmallow and Nexus event. You can watch the Google September Event on YouTube. Android 6.0 - Marshmallow Today, Google announced the release of Android 6.0, Marshmallow. Features like its Now on Tap personal assistant, [...]

Google Launches Google Photos with Unlimited Storage For High Quality Images And Videos at #IO15

Another announcement made today is that Google Launches Google Photos with Unlimited Storage For High Quality Images And Videos. Apps will be available for Android and iOS (sorry Windows Phone users). Most photo hosting sites have storage limits and while some offer lots of storage, most aren't truly unlimited. As long as your camera or [...]

By | 2016-10-16T15:55:24+00:00 May 28th, 2015|Categories: Internet|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Google Announces Android M Developer Preview At #IO15

Today is the kickoff of the Google IO15 event, and while they've announced a number of different things, one of the major ones is the announcement of Android M and releasing a Developer Preview for those of you with a Google Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 9, or Nexus Player. The company said at its [...]

How To Setup Google Voice WiFi Calling With Sipdroid On Android

If you have an old Android phone laying around and you want to be able to use it for phone calls, you can setup Google Voice WiFi Calling With Sipdroid. There are a few walkthroughs around, but none were really easy to follow or complete. 1) Google Voice - First step is to get a [...]

Google+ Diminishing

Google is a large company that starts and stops many projects and trials. For the longest time, GMail was considered a beta test product. Google+ has been around for a while now, but it never really thrived as a social network to compete with Facebook and Twitter. As a user, there were things I liked [...]

Tech Tip: How To Disable Samsung Galaxy Multi Window Sidebar Android

If you have a Samsung Galaxy Android phone, you might have noticed the Multi Window Sidebar. It has a small tab on the side of your screen that gives you access to recent apps and the tab stays present all the time, no matter what app you're in. Sometimes this can get annoying and you [...]

Facebook Updates Mobile Apps – Brings Restaurant Reservations

Today, Facebook has released an update for its iOS and Android mobile apps, bringing a few new features to the app. For iOS, they now allow for the searching of hashtags and the update will also allow you to click on hashtags within posts to see what other people are saying about the topic. It [...]

By | 2016-10-16T15:56:35+00:00 August 12th, 2013|Categories: Apps|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment