Take a look at your smartphone—it’s hard to imagine the possibilities of such a small, powerful device in your pocket. If you’re a social media guru, work-from-home grinder, or someone who really only ever makes calls—we’ll teach you how to make the most of your smartphones with hacks, tips, and tricks to blow you away.

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    What’s a Multi-Device Charging Station, And Do You Need One?

    Charge all of your devices simultaneously without scrambling to find a mess of cords and outlets.

    The Best Phone Cleaners to Sanitize Your Phone

    Your phone is gross, but a UV light phone sanitizer can blast bacteria out of every nook and cranny.

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    How to Clean Your iPhone’s Charging Port

    If your iPhone won't charge with a Lightning cable plugged in, a dirty charging port might be to blame. This...

    How to Clean AirPods Without Damaging Them

    Experts give the lowdown on how to clean earwax, sweat, and other gunk off your AirPods and AirPods case.

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    How to Clean Your Cell Phone—And How Often You Should

    Your phone is grosser than you realize. Here's how to clean it properly.

    This Is What Your iPhone’s Low Power Mode Really Does

    This feature is surprisingly useful—even when your iPhone isn't about to die. Here's when and how to use Low Power...

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    25 Smartphone Accessibility Settings You Need to Know About

    These accessibility settings will change the way you use your phone, whether you have a disability or simply want to...

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    12 Texting Habits You Might Not Realize Are Annoying

    Who knew ending your text messages with periods was such a crime?

    How to Save a Video from Facebook Messenger

    You can rewatch videos any time you want by saving them to your smartphone or computer. No Wi-Fi connection necessary!

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    How to Screen Record on an iPhone

    There's a simple (and quick!) way to take a screen recording on your iPhone. Here's how to do it.

    How to Save a Video on Facebook (to Watch Later)

    You don't need to open Facebook to watch your favorite videos every single time. Here's how to save a video...

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    How to Spot Apple ID Phishing Scams

    Once you know what to look for, you won't take the bait of a fake Apple email.

    The Only Keyboard Shortcut List You’ll Ever Need

    With a few button presses, you can accomplish hundreds of computer tasks, from the simple to the sophisticated without ever...

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    Smartphone Security: Everything You Need to Know to Keep Your Phone Safe

    These days, your smartphone is more than just a way to call or text people—it serves as an...

    What You Need to Know About Phone Scams

    Your phone rings and the screen flashes with the number...

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    The Most Useful iPhone and iPad Keyboard Shortcuts

    Once you know these text shortcuts for your iPhone you'll be responding to text messages faster than ever!

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    Never Get Rid of an Old Phone Without Doing These 6 Things First

    Take these cell phone precautions before you hand off a trove of personal information to a total stranger.

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    How to Remove Spyware on an Android Phone

    Worried that someone’s watching you? You have good reason to be concerned. Here’s how to spot and remove spyware on...

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    How to Remove Hidden Malware from Your Android Phone

    When your phone is hacked, you need to act fast. Here’s how to tell if your Android has been infected...

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    iPhone Security: Does an iPhone Need Antivirus Software?

    Apps promise to protect your phone from viruses and malware, but with built-in iPhone security measures, you may not need...

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    What to Know About Signal, the Private Messaging App Even Cybersecurity Experts Use

    Signal private messenger app is a favorite of government officials, tech giants, and cyber experts. Find out why.

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    40 iPhone Tricks That Will Make Things So Much Easier

    Want to help a friend find her missing phone? Need an activity tracker, tape measure, or magnifying glass? Look no...

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    The Best Cloud Storage for Android Phones

    Yes, Android phones have secure cloud storage for your photos and more—and that extra space on your device is just...

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    How to Lock Any App on Your iPhone

    Looking to prevent prying eyes from seeing things they shouldn't and avoid unwanted Apple Store charges? You're in the right...

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    How to Permanently Delete iPhone Apps

    Whether an app is causing problems on your iPhone or you just want to free up some space, you need...

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    Is iCloud Safe? Everything You Need to Know

    Once you understand how iCloud works and the iCloud security and privacy settings, you can choose what data you feel...

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    iPhone Privacy Settings You Should Check Right Now

    You may think you have nothing to hide but you should still be vigilant about your iPhone privacy settings. Here's...

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    Encrypted Phones: What It Means and How It Works

    Don't let the term "encrypted phone" intimidate you. It's a feature you probably already have and use on your phone...

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    Google Play Protect: Why It’s the Only Antivirus App Androids Need

    Smartphones may not get traditional viruses but can be exposed to cyberattacks. Here's why Google Play Protect is a useful...

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    How to Clear Cookies from Your Phone (and Why You Should)

    Every website you ever visit takes up space on your phone in the form of cookies and cache.