Building or buying a gaming desktop? Here’s some things you should know

Building or buying a gaming desktop? Here’s some things you should know

I’ve been really interested in gaming desktops recently, wasting an ungodly amount of time watching YouTube builds, especially on channels like Linus Tech Tips. I’ve learnt quite a few things on the subject lately. Here’s some things to take into consideration if you’re looking to build or buy a gaming desktop (or laptop). This post is mainly aimed at inexperienced PC enthusiasts. 1. You … Continue Reading >

High-tech food: Do something good for Earth Day and swap your beef for Beyond Meat’s incredible plant based burger

High-tech food: Do something good for Earth Day and swap your beef for Beyond Meat’s incredible plant based burger

What the heck is food doing on a tech website? I could recommend you do something good for Earth Day and recycle your old smartphone. I could also recommend you swap out your old school watering meter with a high-tech one from b hyve that will help cut back on water usage and save you money at the same time. There are hundreds of … Continue Reading >

Here’s how much it costs to fix broken glass on the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

Here’s how much it costs to fix broken glass on the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

Breaking the display on your smartphone is painful. It’s especially painful on the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus which are both beautiful devices. While your Galaxy S9 can function with a broken display in most cases, it will get worse over time. Cracks will continue to develop and your water and dust resistance goes right out the window. Don’t be hard on yourself if you … Continue Reading >

How to automatically block spam calls on your Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

How to automatically block spam calls on your Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

Call fraud and spam are at an all-time high. Despite the FTC’s efforts the protect consumers, spammers are using technology to mask their numbers and are calling from other countries to scam us out of money or information. It doesn’t even seem to help if you register your number to the national Do Not Call Registry. If you’re tired of getting spam and fraud … Continue Reading >

How to disable bloatware on your Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

How to disable bloatware on your Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

Samsung does great things when it comes to smartphones. It pushes innovation when it comes to hardware, cameras, displays, and even software. The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are both great examples of how great Samsung phones are. If you picked up a Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+ and got it from a carrier like AT&T or Verizon, there’s a high chance there’s software … Continue Reading >

Clear out your old drawers and recycle your unused smartphones for Earth Day

Clear out your old drawers and recycle your unused smartphones for Earth Day

Earth Day is coming up on April 22nd. In reality, every day should be “Earth Day”, but this specific day was picked to bring awareness to the globe that we have to take care of our planet. There are obvious things you can do to help the planet: walk more, carpool, use reusable grocery bags, switch to energy efficient appliances and lights, and fix … Continue Reading >

How to completely delete your Facebook account for good

How to completely delete your Facebook account for good

Facebook’s apologies are no longer acceptable for many of you. No matter how you use Facebook to stay in touch with your friends and family, you can’t afford to place your trust in Facebook with your data. Facebook has let fake news persist, it’s a place of hate, and it let companies mine your personal information without your consent. There are countless other ways … Continue Reading >

Use your Google Home to make phone calls

Use your Google Home to make phone calls

Smart speakers come loaded with thousands of features. There are so many features that it’s nearly impossible to get the most from them. However, beyond listening to music, controlling your smartphones, and playing the news, there is one feature you should know how to use: how to make phone calls. The Google Home, Google Home Mini, and Google Max are all capable of making … Continue Reading >

Manage your sanity by taking control of your notifications on your iPhone

Manage your sanity by taking control of your notifications on your iPhone

No matter what psychologists claim about smartphones and our addictions to them, they won’t be going away. Sure we might overindulge from time to time, but we generally tend to control our smartphone usage. However there are plenty of times when we’d like our smartphones to leave us alone, and if we truly want to get control of them you need to take the … Continue Reading >