Pebble’s new smartwatch will have a colour screen

Justyn | February 24, 2015

Pebble started a “teaser” last week on their website with a countdown for a new announcement. However it seems that the new announcement was already leaked by 9to5Mac, which reportedly found the image hosted on Pebble’s own servers. If it is true, it looks like Pebble’s new smartwatch is thinner, wider, and with a colour screen. However, they’ve since replaced the image with a photo of an actual pebble.

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Your Samsung Smart TV is not spying on you

Justyn | February 15, 2015

It seems lately that the internet has erupted with some misleading news claiming that Samsung Smart TVs are spying on you, just like out of George Orwell’s novel 1984. This is untrue, media outlets are reporting wrong information. This is what media outlets thrive on though, spreading hype and hysteria to get people to read their news, even if it is completely untrue.

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How to get 2GB of free Google Drive storage

Justyn | February 11, 2015

Google is running a Drive Promotion for Safer Internet Day in which you can grab an extra 2GB of storage in the cloud, for free. Your storage is shared with Gmail and Google Drive, so extra storage is always handy. It just takes two minutes to complete the security checkup which will make sure your account is both safe and secure.

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How to calibrate the battery on your Android device

Justyn | February 4, 2015

This is just a simple guide on how to calibrate your battery on an Android phone or tablet. Most guides out there advise you to delete the batterystats.bin file in /data/system however this isn’t correct. A Google Engineer by the name of Dianne Hackborn posted a debunking on Google+ about wiping that file.

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Short Film: We’re missing life due to our phone obsessions

Justyn | January 30, 2015

This is a short animation called Mr Selfie by We Are Seventeen. It is the perfect portrayal of our reliance on phones. We use them when we wake up, when we go to bed, to help us fall asleep. We have our phones on us when we are in the bathroom, travelling, walking around, through events, and basically every aspect in life.

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Facebook releases Facebook Lite, no frills for Android (APK Download)

Justyn | January 27, 2015

One of the major issues (besides not defaulting to most recent in the News Feed) about the Facebook application on Android is that it can take up too many resources, especially on older phones with limited space. This could be why Facebook released Facebook Lite, a slimmed down version of its application aimed at developing markets.

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