Handy Tips

  • Tunity: Listen to Any TV – Even If It’s Muted

    … If you’re a fan of TV, you like to watch TV shows. And you also like to listen to TV shows. But listening to TV shows can be a challenge at times. The TV may be muted, especially if you’re at a gym, airport or restaurant. Or another TV may be playing with the sound on. Or you may be in a noisy space where you can’t hear the TV. Or you may…

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  • How to Know Which Apps Are Tracking Your Location

    … permission settings to make sure they work best for you. You should also check your location permission settings if you have an Android phone to make sure they work best for you. Which Apps Should Be Able to Track Your Location You may have apps that need your location for them to work, such as maps, weather, or traffic apps. Without having access…

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  • How Buying Tech Products May Not Be Your Wisest Investment

    … weekly personal technology column at Voice of America Learning English. This week’s article is: Google Offers Questionnaire to Help Detect Depression. Be the first to comment... Related Posts: Upgrading Personal Tech: Is the Latest Really the Greatest? Review Policy Poll: Do You Use Online Reviews when You Shop? Jemstep – Helping You Shape Up Your Investments! 5 Fun Products Inspired by the Kindle Fire RSS Feed Powered by MaxBlogPress Bring My Blog Visitors Back …

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  • How IFTTT Can Make Your Phone Smarter and Your Life Easier

    … The Wonder of Tech is pleased to welcome Kwanga Akura as a guest author. Kwanga explains how you can make the most of IFTTT (If This Then That) on your phone. These tips and tricks can help automate tasks to make your life easier. Today’s mobile devices are magnificent, they are faster, smarter and a lot more efficient as compared to earlier…

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  • 7 Helpful Home Improvement and Design Apps

    …. You can then share your palette with others. The Color911 app is available for iPhone and iPad for $3.99. In-app purchases are available with additional color themes. Apps for Help Doing the Work iHandy Level App Have a level handy wherever you go with the iHandy Level app. This free app measures levels vertically, horizontally and with the phone…

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  • Momentum Lets You Make the Most of Your New Tabs

    … The choice of what you see when you open a new tab is an important one. You may want to see a favorite page, your email or a search page when you open a new tab. You can make more of your new tab page with Momentum, a free Google Chrome extension. When you download Momentum to your Google Chrome browser, you are greeted with information…

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  • 3 Easy Ways to Unsubscribe from Email Lists

    … special deals from a quilting website you shopped at five years ago for your Aunt Millie’s birthday. You probably don’t want to get emails about discounts on quilting supplies when you’re not a quilter, but you send the emails to trash instead of bothering to unsubscribe. These unwanted emails can pile up, cluttering your inbox and wasting your…

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  • Using Wi-Fi vs. Cellular Data (and Why You Should Care)

    … Q. What’s the difference between using data and Wi-Fi? I’m confused and I hope you can help. I was at home on my phone checking Facebook and my daughter scolded me that I was using data instead of Wi-Fi. We share a family data plan and she accused me of hogging our data. I didn’t want to admit it to her, but I don’t understand the difference…

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  • 20 New iOS 10 Features That Will Spoil You

    … than text and emojis with the new Messages app. For others to enjoy these features, they have to be using iMessage and updated their phones to iOS 10. Stickers, Images and GIFs You can get stickers, images and GIFs to add to your messages in iMessage in iOS 10. Tap the arrow icon to the left of the text field, then tap the App Store icon to download…

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