Cell Phones

  • How to Use Your Phone as a Magnifying Glass

    … Whether you’re squinting trying to read a menu in a dark restaurant, the warning label on your medication, or the fine print on a contract you probably shouldn’t be signing, a magnifying glass can come in very handy. One with a light would be even better. Good news! That phone in your pocket is filled with handy tools, including a magnifying…

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  • Wi-Fi Calling: What It Is and Why You Want It

    … an app. You can make and receive calls across devices (iPhone <=> Android) and carriers. Better Reception Wi-Fi Calling lets you make and receive calls when you are away from a cell phone tower, so long as your phone is connected to a Wi-Fi network. No more need to worry about being in the middle of nowhere, inside a building, or in other areas…

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  • What to Consider When Buying Your Child’s First Smartphone

    … The Wonder of Tech is delighted to welcome Patricia Dimick as a guest author. One of the most difficult decisions we make as parents now is when to get your child a cell phone. As a parent, you have the responsibility to shop wisely for your child’s first phone. You also need to learn how to keep their costs down and to set straightforward…

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  • 10 Top Tech Tips for Typing Texts Faster

    … Typing on glass can be well, challenging. The small keyboards on phones combined with the slippery surface of the screen make making mistakes easy to do. And no one wants to be featured on a funny autocorrect post for an embarrassing text message. If you want to type faster for your texts, you can use some tricks, tips and tools to guide you…

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  • Yes, You’re Annoying People When You’re Using Your Phone

    … You’re sitting at the table listening to the conversation when your cell phone buzzes. You had turned off the ringer to silence your phone but you now know there’s something VERY IMPORTANT that demands your attention. Maybe your phone buzzed for an urgent email, text message, Facebook post or tweet. You don’t know unless you check your phone…

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