The best accessories to pair with your Google Home Mini

The best accessories to pair with your Google Home Mini

Virtual personal assistants are meant to make your life easier. Virtual personal assistants are perfect for tasks like turning off the light, setting the temperature of your home, or playing music. Chances are if you have a virtual personal assistant, it’s a Google Home Mini. It seems like every one of my friends has one in their room. It’s no wonder these portable virtual … Continue Reading >

How to see all of the passwords stored on your iPhone

How to see all of the passwords stored on your iPhone

Just about everything you do on the web requires a password these days. Having one password for everything is a terrible idea, especially in this day and age where nothing seems safe. If you’re someone who takes passwords seriously, and I hope you do, there’s a good chance you’re going to forget many of the passwords you use. If you own an iPhone, Apple … Continue Reading >

How to disable comments on your Instagram posts (tutorial)

How to disable comments on your Instagram posts (tutorial)

Instagram is the most popular social media platform for teens. According to a recent survey, 76% of American teens between the ages of 13-17 use Instagram. This is 10% higher than Facebook which is slowly losing younger users. It’s easy to understand why Instagram is so popular. It’s a carefully curated photo collection that represents who you are without the clutter of news articles and … Continue Reading >

I gave up social media for a month and here’s what I learned (opinion)

I gave up social media for a month and here’s what I learned (opinion)

Instagram. Snapchat. Facebook. Reddit. The four pillars of unproductivity in my life. I don’t know how many countless hours I’ve wasted in the void that is the Explore section on Instagram. There are times when my roommates and I sit on the couch in silence for hours scrolling through Instagram or on Reddit. Millenials get ragged on all the time for always being on … Continue Reading >

We’re just a tech site, but we support gun control across the U.S. (op-ed)

We’re just a tech site, but we support gun control across the U.S. (op-ed)

This is easily the hardest post I’ve ever written as a tech blogger for the past four years. deTeched isn’t by any means a political website, but there’s a bigger issue that needs to be resolved and not ignored. We’re a growing website, and as such, we have a small influence on those who read our work. Which is why I’m using this platform … Continue Reading >

UAG’s Pathfinder case is finally available for the OnePlus 5T

UAG’s Pathfinder case is finally available for the OnePlus 5T

It’s hard to appreciate a good smartphone case until something happens to your phone. That usually means you should’ve invested in a better case. Smartphones are only getting more expensive without getting more durable. I recently shattered the back of my iPhone 8 Plus while I was testing out a cheap case. Needless to say, I will not be recommending that case. Instead, I … Continue Reading >

Improve your laptop’s battery life by optimizing your sleep and display settings (tutorial)

Improve your laptop’s battery life by optimizing your sleep and display settings (tutorial)

I recently got a high-powered HP ZBook G3 laptop at work to write programs for a new robot we purchased. This laptop is beefy. It has a 17-inch screen and feels like it weighs 20 pounds. It’s basically a desktop but slightly more portable. HP even calls it a mobile workstation instead of a laptop. You would think this massive laptop would have room … Continue Reading >

5 high-tech coffee makers to get your morning started

5 high-tech coffee makers to get your morning started

Are you a coffee drinker? How many cups do you drink per day? What is your day like without a morning cup of Joe? Your habit, rather addiction, isn’t a unique one. Almost 50% of Americans drink some form of coffee every single day with the average coffee drinkers consuming 3.1 cups per day. While coffee has been brewed roughly the same for the past … Continue Reading >