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Top Smartphones For Mobile Gamers In 2015

Top Smartphones For Mobile Gamers In 2015

| February 25, 2015

The gaming industry has experienced a serious boom in terms of growth in audience demographic and usage on mobile applications. In the last two years, the average time spent playing games on a smartphone/tablet increased from 80 minutes to two hours a day, with the most participation happening amongst a wide age range of six […]

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Great Set Of Precision Screwdrivers For The Price

Great Set Of Precision Screwdrivers For The Price

| February 14, 2015

This is a great set of precision screwdrivers for a ridiculously low price. Having the right tool for the job is essential, and when it comes to repairing computers and mobile devices, a set of precision tools is a must. This inexpensive kit is a nice set to have around and comes in a solid […]

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Tips To Revitalize Your Old Computer

Tips To Revitalize Your Old Computer

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Remember the love affair you once had with your computer? Those late nights sitting in front of the screen, your face aglow in its radiant LED light? You’d sit there for hours surfing AOL or playing games like Mahjong or Solitaire until your eyes were so dry you couldn’t blink. Ah, those were the days. […]

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Fix The User Profile Service Failed The Logon Error

Fix The User Profile Service Failed The Logon Error

| February 12, 2015

A Windows user profile is a collection of settings on your PC that contain system preferences and files from your Desktop, Favorites, My Documents and other locations. Your profile is what makes your login unique from other accounts on the computer. If you try to log on to Windows and received an error message telling you that your user profile might be […]

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Mobile Wallets: What Does the Future Bring

Mobile Wallets: What Does the Future Bring

| February 10, 2015

From Google Wallet, to Apple Passbook, to the Windows 8 Wallet, there is a lot of talk about the rise of the mobile wallet. No longer will you need to be dealing with cash and cards. Instead, just swipe your phone over a small NFC (near field communications) scanner at the register and you’re good […]

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Use GlassWire Network Monitor To Visualize Your Traffic

Use GlassWire Network Monitor To Visualize Your Traffic

| January 19, 2015

If you were ever curious about which applications or devices in your home were using the most network bandwidth, check out GlassWire’s network monitoring program. This free tool helps you visualize your current and past network activity by application and geographic location, and it displays all of this information to you on a colorful graph. You can even […]

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How To Enable Windows 8 Kiosk Mode

How To Enable Windows 8 Kiosk Mode

| January 18, 2015

Windows 8.1 has a feature that allows you to limit user access to a single application, turning the computer into a kiosk, rather than a fully-functional PC. This is a great option for children or if you have a presentation that many different people will need to access on the computer. You would not want […]

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Boost Cell Signal Strength With A MicroCell

Boost Cell Signal Strength With A MicroCell

| January 11, 2015

You do not have to suffer with poor cell phone coverage in your own home. If your cellular connection is spotty, or if you find you only get one or two bars in your home, you can install a device that helps boost that signal up to five bars. AT&T calls their device the MicroCell […]

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Connecting Your Windows Phone and PC

Connecting Your Windows Phone and PC

| December 23, 2014

Electronic devices once were standalone devices, but as technology continues to advance, the ability to connect multiple devices together has opened up a whole new level of capability and accessibility. This is even more obvious when dealing with Microsoft-based devices like your Windows PC, smartphone and other Internet devices. Your Data, Anytime, Anywhere One of […]

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Proper Ways to Connect Computers to TVs

Proper Ways to Connect Computers to TVs

| December 12, 2014

The appeal of using your television as a computer monitor isn’t hard to see; your browsing experience becomes immersive, YouTube videos have never looked better, and in many cases, it makes having to buy a separate monitor redundant. For many individuals though, a simple hurdle stands between them being able to partake in this viewing […]

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