Solve group chat issues with GroupMe (app review)

Solve group chat issues with GroupMe (app review)

In a perfect world, there would be only one standard messaging platform that everyone uses to communicate with each other. Instead, we have an multitude of apps that vie for messaging dominance. iPhone users are spoiled with the best messaging platform of all, iMessage. Messaging on different Apple products is seamless and group messages with other iPhone users is incredibly quick and snappy. Android … Continue Reading >

Simplify your life with the Momentum extension

Simplify your life with the Momentum extension

Download QR-Code Momentum Developer: momentumdash.com Price: Free The Momentum extension is an absolute must for anyone who has Google Chrome or Safari. Momentum is a personal dashboard that opens up anytime you open your browser or open a new tab. It is infinitely times better than opening up to a bland Google search page. You can judge for yourself below. Which would you rather … Continue Reading >

Ungrip: The simple solution for big phones (review)

Ungrip: The simple solution for big phones (review)

I’ve always been opposed to the phablet movement. Not because I don’t think big screens are useful. I love the extra real estate on a device that you are constantly looking at. I just have embarrassingly small hands. The last phone that fit comfortably in one hand was the miniature iPhone 4. I’ve paid the price with my larger iPhone 6S, where I have … Continue Reading >

How to disable Google Drive Quick Access (tutorial)

How to disable Google Drive Quick Access (tutorial)

If you logged into your Google Drive account recently, you might have noticed a new feature called Quick Access. Quick Access uses machine learning to predict documents you may want to access and displays them at the top of My Drive. This feature is meant to save time so that you don’t have to sift through various folders to find the file you want … Continue Reading >

How to change the default six-digit iPhone password (tutorial)

How to change the default six-digit iPhone password (tutorial)

The introduction of Touch ID has been my one of my favorite feature as a longtime iPhone user. Not having to type in a password every time you want to use your phone is a luxury that I cannot afford to live without. Being able to login to my Wells Fargo account with the simple tap of my finger is simply too convenient. However, … Continue Reading >

Satisfy your wanderlust with these beautiful nature wallpapers

Satisfy your wanderlust with these beautiful nature wallpapers

Finding an original wallpaper is no easy task. Luckily, deTeched is here to help you with your wallpaper needs. This week’s wallpaper post is brought to you by one of my best friends, Andrew. Andrew is an avid camper and spends many weekends travelling to various national parks. He developed a passion for photography during these camping trips and takes some of the sickest … Continue Reading >

AmazonBasics Nylon Braided Lightning Cable: Worthy third-party replacement?

AmazonBasics Nylon Braided Lightning Cable: Worthy third-party replacement?

Three things are certain in life: death, taxes, and your official Lightning cable breaking within three months. This has been a glaring issue since the introduction of the Lightning port in 2012. The official Lightning cable has a dismal one star rating out of 1065 reviews. The 1000+ one star reviews all echo the same complaint: my cable broke. This is why I haven’t … Continue Reading >

What is a personal hotspot and how do you use it? (tutorial)

What is a personal hotspot and how do you use it? (tutorial)

Last month, I was at the airport with my buddy on our way to Cabo. He was complaining about how the airport’s Wi-Fi kept dropping and that he really needed to send a couple important emails before we boarded. Being the nice guy that I am, I offered to let him connect to my iPhone’s personal hotspot. The response I got was “what the … Continue Reading >

AEC BQ-621 Bluetooth Headphones (review)

AEC BQ-621 Bluetooth Headphones (review)

In a sea of wireless headphones, it’s difficult to decide which ones are worth buying. At deTeched, we are in the business of swimming through all types of headphones to figure out which ones are worth your hard-earned money. It can be a daunting task. Just search headphones on Amazon and see 171,663 results pop up. Regardless, we don’t mind taking one for the … Continue Reading >

MyRadar: Track the weather like a pilot (app review)

MyRadar: Track the weather like a pilot (app review)

I spent most of my childhood and teenage years in Florida. I must’ve been through at least 20 hurricanes during that stretch of time. The summer of 2004 is still ingrained into my memory. That was the year where six hurricanes of at least category 3 hit Florida. I vividly remember that Hurricane Charley was supposed to directly hit Tampa before it veered further … Continue Reading >