Category: How-To Tech

Organize Your Phone in 8 Creative Ways

Organize Your Phone in 8 Creative Ways

Today’s smartphones are so advanced that they’re like mini computers. People use them to send emails, play games, chat with friends and much more. However, all those capabilities mean it’s all too easy to end up with an extremely cluttered home screen. If you’re spending far too much time swiping to try and find the …

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How Do I Activate Okay Google?

How Do I Activate Okay Google?

The “Okay Google” prompt has become so solidified in pop culture that Burger King even used it in a Whopper commercial in 2017, although Google was not pleased. If you haven’t tried the feature that goes along with those words, you might be wondering, “How do I activate Okay Google?” It’s not difficult, and you …

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Using Netflix on your Mobile Device: Hacks You Never Knew You Needed

Using Netflix on your Mobile Device: Hacks You Never Knew You Needed

Remember cable? If it sounds awkward now, give it a few generations. You’re imagining the conversation with grandkids about “when I was your age, we didn’t have Netflix,” like it was walking uphill in the snow to school, aren’t you? Lest you disappoint them, it’s time to take your Netflix game to the next level. …

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How to Clean Your Phone Memory

How to Clean Your Phone Memory

The dreaded insufficient space warnings make smartphones sluggish and have probably made you wonder how to clean your phone memory. Storage capacities that seemed large enough when you bought the device quickly prove differently, especially if you don’t take steps to reclaim memory. As you might expect, learning how to clean your phone memory is …

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How to Activate Siri on Your iPhone

How to Activate Siri on Your iPhone

Need to get directions to that fancy restaurant you booked? Looking for the best price on replacement shoelaces? Want to enable Bluetooth so you can link your stereo to your phone without getting up off the couch? Just ask Siri. Apple’s friendly virtual assistant has come as standard fare on all recent versions of the …

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Where Is Siri on My Phone?

Where Is Siri on My Phone?

Similarly to Alexa and other personal assistants, the name Siri is synonymous with technology. If you hadn’t used Siri before and got a new gadget recently, you may be wondering how to find Siri on your phone. Then, you’ll be able to speak commands and search queries to save time.  Keep reading to find out …

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How to Create a Monthly Calendar in Excel

How to Create a Monthly Calendar in Excel

Whether you’re looking for a way to plan your New Year’s resolutions or just a revamp to your everyday schedule, Microsoft Excel can help. Excel offers many benefits. They mostly relate to managing spreadsheets. However, another perk is that the program allows you to easily work within a grid structure, which is ideal for calendar-making. If you don’t …

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5 Ways to Keep Your Desktop Organized

5 Ways to Keep Your Desktop Organized

It’s time to get some work done. You power on your computer and you gear yourself up for another work session. Everything is going great-until you realize that you can’t find what you’re looking for. Which folder did you put that super important document in? Now, time is running out and you should have started …

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What to Know Before Buying a Laptop

What to Know Before Buying a Laptop

Buying a laptop isn’t an easy task. It requires a lot of research and making sure you get the absolute best machine for your needs. There are a bunch of specs to consider, let alone price and size. Take a look at this guide before you go to buy a laptop. What’s Your Price Point? …

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