How To Disable Notification Ads In Windows 10 Creators Update

With the launch of the Windows 10 Creators Update coming soon, users will start to see notification ads after they update. These ads inform you about various Windows features and appear as normal desktop notifications. For example, you might see a notification telling you to set up Cortana. Like other notifications, they’re also stored in [...]

By |2017-04-02T10:48:45-05:00March 24th, 2017|Categories: Tech Tips, Windows|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Windows 10 – How to Disable or Enable App Notifications

Since I just wrote an article on how to change the time to show the notification popup, I thought I would also write one on how to disable or enable app notifications in case you want to go that route. - Open the Start Menu and click Settings - Click the System option - In [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:54:40-05:00November 9th, 2015|Categories: OS|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Battery Saving Tips For The Apple Watch

As the proud new owner of an Apple Watch, one of the first things I thought about was the battery life. The watch ties into almost everything with the iPhone so you can receive notifications for everything you normally would see on your iPhone. The Apple Watch makes it so you don't have to turn [...]

Google+ Improves On Notifications

Google has announced today that they've made improvements to the Notifications within Google+, including the Android and iOS apps. They have made them "much easier to use across mobile and desktop". These notifications now have a new bell icon which lets users know when stuff is waiting to be glanced, plus there's a tray that [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:57:26-05:00June 13th, 2013|Categories: Apps, Internet|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Tech Tip: How To Increase Windows 8 Notification Display Time

While using Windows 8, many apps take advantage of the built-in toast notification system, where an app can display a small popup in the upper right corner to alert you of something. This is a great system and keeps things centralized and clean. One issue I've ran into is that the notification only shows up [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:13-05:00May 3rd, 2013|Categories: Tech Tips|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment