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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

Apple iPhone 8 Battery Swelling

Reports from a few iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus buyers suggest that there could be an issue with the battery inside some devices swelling, causing the case to split open. This in turn is exposing the smart phone’s internals. The reports so far have been very few but Apple’s… Read More

Use your Android by Voice Alone

“Ok Google” detection may be more useful then you think. Use it to do nearly anything on your Android phone. To enable the feature simply follow these steps: Open the latest version of the Google app Tap Menu > Settings > Voice > Ok Google Detection Make sure “From Google… Read More

The New Moto G5S Plus

With all the craziness in the iOS world as the new iPhones come out, let’s take a look into the Android world. For all you Android lovers out there, September 29th is the date to save. Moto 5G and G5 Plus have been known to be some of the best… Read More

iOS 11 beta 10 Released to developers

With the iPhone 8 coming out, this is a big month for Apple. Just recently Apple released the tenth beta version of iOS 11 to developers. If you have a developer account and want to try it out, you are now free to. iOS 11 is the next major release… Read More

Why Force Quitting your Apps May not Help

Unlike the common conception, apps in the background are actually frozen, freeing up the RAM they are using. iOS is so good at this, that unfreezing an app actually takes up less CPU then relaunching the app that had been force quit. Your battery life will actually end up being… Read More

The Future of 5G

Many companies are waiting for 5G’s inevitable arrival yet they are still planning on how to prepare for it. While a market where 5G is ubiquitous will see many changes, few will actually be revolutionized besides the telecom industry. In the past few years consumers have flocked to digital devices… Read More

Help those affected by Harvey

If you are an owner of an Apple device and want to help out those affected by Harvey, Apple has made it very easy. They have added a button so money can go directly to the American Red Cross. The company is collecting donations in $5, $10, $25, $50, $100,… Read More

How to stop websites from asking about your Location

Want to stop different web browsers from constantly asking for your location? Here’s how for each web browser: Microsoft Edge Open the settings app and go to Privacy>Location Scroll to the bottom until you see the heading “Choose apps that can use you precise location” Turn the toggle off Google… Read More

Save the date: New iPhone on it’s Way

As many of you may know, this is a big year for Apple. Customers are eagerly waiting for the new Apple Watch, Siri, and let’s not forget the iPhone8. Well now the date is official: Tuesday, September 12th. This year, Apple’s big reveal is at a new location: the Theater… Read More

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