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Android Screen Pinning

If you give your phone to someone and you don’t want them to be snooping around you can pin your screen to the app you are currently on so they cannot go to another app. Simply head to the security menu in settings and enable the feature. Sources: https://www.techspot.com/article/1404-android-little-known-tricks/

Best VPN Services of 2017

As the year comes to an end, let’s reasses the best VPN services of 2017. Choosing the right VPN is a crucial task that is often challenging to many people. In general, a VPN should keep you internet usage private and secure but not every service handles your data in… Read More

Windows 10: Steps to a highly secure device

Cheap options for highly secure devices are available but not taken advantage by consumers. Microsoft has released a new document explaining the minimum hardware and firmware requirements to create a secure device. Here are some steps you can take: Systems must be on the latest, certified silicon chip for the… Read More

How to Launch Chrome faster

You may have noticed this already but if you set Chrome to launch with the tabs you had open last, the browser may take forever to open. The problem is because Chrome starts loading all your tabs at once, which can be a drain on resources. Native Lazy tabs stops… Read More

How to get Cortana’s Attention

Here’s a popular question that many people ask: “How do I make the Cortana software on Windows 10 ignore everyone else but only respond to my voice?” The answer is almost intuitive. For Cortana to to filter out one voice, they software has to get to know that voice. To start… Read More

Do Not Disturb While Driving

The recent iOS 11 update includes a new safety component called “Do not Disturb” which is specific to when you are driving. It silences all your notifications and blocks most calls and alerts while you are driving. If enabled, it kicks in automatically when the iPhone makes a bluetooth connection… Read More

iPhone X Face ID

iPhone 8? Old news. The iPhone X went on sale globally on Friday. Long lines and crowds were at the Apple store patiently waiting to get the best iPhone out there. Everyone is so excited about the new features especially the Face ID but some people have been complaining about… Read More

How to Charge your Phone Faster

Got somewhere to go and need your phone to charge faster? Put it on Airplane mode! Who doesn’t love helpful hints? RedOrum has got you covered. We have compiled a list of technology related tips to make your life easier. Follow @RedOrum on Twitter or like us on Facebook and you’ll be guaranteed a… Read More

How Science is a Crucial Player in the Social Media Game

Social media has started to become increasingly prevalent in the lives of consumers. We live in a generation now where information is highly available right at our fingertips. Information such as current events or promotions are easily accessible. There are certain scientific concepts that businesses should be aware of when developing… Read More

Asphalt may be the key to faster charging phones

Scientists at Rice University have speeded up the charging time by making one change in the battery. In tests, batteries made using asphalt charged to full power in just minutes. Additionally, the asphalt stopped the formation of deposits that shorten the battery life. Professor James Tour remarked that this new… Read More

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