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+00:00May 18th, 2016|Categories: Gadgets|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

King’s Candy Crush Saga Launches on Windows Phone

Better late than never! King's Candy Crush Saga launches on Windows Phone. You can download it from the Store. Features of the game include: - Tasty candy graphics that will leave you hungry for more - Unwrap delicious environments and meet the sweetest characters - Helpful magical boosters to help with challenging levels - Complete [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:55:49+00:00December 11th, 2014|Categories: Gaming, Mobile, Smartphone|Tags: , , |0 Comments

T-Mobile Debuts JUMP, LTE Expansion, And New Smartphones

T-Mobile held a press conference today to reveal their "boldest move yet", which turns out to be their JUMP upgrade subscription program. JUMP stands for Just Upgrade My Phone, and for $10/month, you can upgrade your phone up to twice a year at the new customer price. You can enroll as early as this Sunday [...]

Microsoft SkyDrive Introducing Photo Timelines And Faster Uploads

As the competition for cloud storage continues to heat up, Microsoft has announced a few new features it will be rolling out within the next 48 hours to its SkyDrive service. All Photos View This view will be updated like the image above, which will sort all of your pictures into a timeline view. They'll [...]

Viber IM Comes to Desktop For Windows And Mac

There's been a long battle over the years when it comes to instant messaging. In the beginning, there were desktop apps like AIM, Yahoo IM, ICQ, MSN Messenger, etc. Then there started being a shift to video and voice chat with apps like Skype. Now, in the mobile age, there's a whole new playing field. [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:12+00:00May 7th, 2013|Categories: Apps, Mac|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |4 Comments

Tech Tip: Enable Two-Step Authentication For Your Microsoft Account

A couple of days ago Microsoft started rolling out two-step authentication for Microsoft Accounts. This small security measure can help keep your account more secure. By enabling this feature, you'll be required to enter your password as usual, but then you'll be asked to enter a security code which can be sent to you by [...]

Editorial: The Future Of Personal Computing Revisited

Back in October, I wrote an editorial on the future of personal computing, right around the time Windows 8 was launched. I want to revisit some of my thoughts today, about 6 months later, and see how accurate I was in my assumptions. There have been quite a few articles on the internet recently about the decline in the PC market, and most point their fingers to Windows 8, but is it really to blame?

EA Enables Gamers To Use A Single Login Across All Platforms

One feature that many casual gamers have waited for is the ability to stop playing a game on one device and start playing where you left off on another. Very few games have this ability, and now EA has upgraded their system to allow this, whether you're playing a game on Facebook, Origin, Playstation, Xbox, [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:39+00:00February 27th, 2013|Categories: Gaming|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Tech Tip: Windows Phone How To Fix Stuck Live Tiles That Won’t Update

If you're a Windows Phone user, you might have run into an issue where some, or all, of your live tiles seem to get stuck and stop updating. These fixes mainly apply to Windows Phone 8, but might work with 7.x. Keep in mind, there's also mass confirmation that there's an issue with the 7.8 [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:53+00:00February 13th, 2013|Categories: Smartphone, Tech Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |23 Comments

Editorial: Mobile Device Brand Recognition

Our friends over at PocketNow wrote an interesting article this morning that talks about Android brand recognition and the terms that are flying around out there like Droid and Galaxy. In their article, they talk about how the common consumer refers to these phones based on their individual brands, not the operating system they run [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:54+00:00February 11th, 2013|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment
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