Smartphones

How To Use ADB Wirelessly On Your Android

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ADB stands for Android Debug Bridge and it’s a utility you can install on your computer to perform actions on your Android device. If you’ve ever searched for any customization options for your Android device, you’ve likely heard of this utility as it’s used to customize Android devices as well. In most cases, ADB is […]

6 Health Tracker Smartphone Apps to Get Healthy

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Humans are unhealthy. We’re getting fatter, sicker, and lazier than ever. Sure, we can blame it on the accessibility to junk food, conveniences like two-day shipping, and sedentary lifestyles.  However, the reality is that it all comes down to you and your habits. No one forces you to buy from Amazon vs. walking around your […]

How To Set Up & Use Tor On Android

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Tor (The Onion Router) is maintained by volunteers around the globe with one primary focus in mind – privacy security. The purpose of Tor is to offer a safer, more secure environment than is typically offered on the standard web, and it does this by using multi-layer encryption. The Onion Router uses the Firefox search […]

6 Apps Every Parent Should Know About

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As a parent, it’s your role to protect your children. After all, they haven’t been here all that long and don’t understand the potential threats this world presents.  So you bolt the doors, limit their junk food intake, and enforce a curfew. They’re safe and sound in their rooms, right? Wrong. If your children have […]

7 Great Apps To Remotely Access a PC Or Mac From a Smartphone Or Tablet

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Desktop computer sales have been in decline for years, with people favoring much more mobile solutions such as laptops. This means people are more likely to take their desktop experience with them, rather than leaving a big old machine idling away at home.  However, people do leave their laptops at home, in the office or […]

How to Transfer Files from Android Storage to an Internal SD Card

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When you get a brand new phone out of the box, it always gives you peak performance. But this may be short-lived once photos, apps, files, and updates accumulate and hog system resources. One of the best ways to deal with an Android phone that tends to feel sluggish over time is by expanding its […]

How To Take a Screenshot On Android

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Screenshots are useful in many ways and you have likely captured them on your computers, especially if your work requires explaining things to people. With these screen captures, you can easily show people what your computer’s screen looks like and you can even add pointers to draw people’s attention to certain parts of the screenshot. […]

How to Send Self-Destructing Messages in Facebook Messenger

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Ever used disappearing ink to write messages to your friends so you never have to worry about your secret getting out? That’s what Facebook Messenger’s self-destructing messages do for the texts and photos or videos you send from your device. Also known as ephemeral messaging, these messages ensure that any content you send is erased […]

How to Downgrade Your Android OS Version

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Newer OS upgrades for your Android phones are supposed to bring new features and bug-fixes. But that isn’t always the case. Sometimes, an update may bring in more bugs than the previous version had. Or worse, the update may even break the features that worked just fine in the previous Android versions on your device. […]

How To Get Your Android Device’s Notifications On Your Computer

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While I’ve set up my machine in such a way that mostly everything I need is available on the machine, there are still a few occasions where I need to pick up my phone. One of these is when I receive a notification for something. Having to pick up my phone to see what notifications […]