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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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    25 Hidden iPhone Hacks You Never Knew About

    From charging the battery faster to taking a hands-free photo, these are the secret iPhone hacks you'll wish you knew...


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    4 Things Hackers Can Do with Just Your Cell Phone Number

    Your phone number is an easy-to-find key that can be used by hackers and scammers to unlocking your personal data....


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    Why You Shouldn’t Put a Soaked Phone in Rice (and What to Do Instead)

    Before you concede to spending a load of cash on a brand-new phone, try one of these solutions that can...


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    4 Things You Should Never Ask Siri

    It might be in your best interest not to discuss these topics with Siri.



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    What Those Orange and Green Dots on Your iPhone Mean

    Have you noticed this feature with the new iOS 14 update?


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    8 Things to Never Store on Your Smartphone

    Using your cell phone as a master archive for your personal information? Please be aware this convenience may come at...


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    How to Hide Apps on an iPhone

    If your home screen is unorganized and hard to navigate, learn how to hide apps on the iPhone so the...

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    How to Fix a Frozen iPhone

    If your iPhone freezes, don't panic. There are a few things you can do to fix your frozen iPhone and...


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    15 Ways to Get Better Cell Reception in Your Home

    Getting lots of dropped and choppy calls at your house? Here are simple things you can do to fix the...


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    This Is the Least Reliable Cell Phone Company in America

    If you’re constantly dropping calls and waiting forever for webpages to load, you might have this cell phone provider.


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    How to Know If Someone Blocked Your Number

    There are a couple of clues that can help you figure it out.


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    Your iPhone Can Be Hacked with a Laser Pointer—Here’s How

    Beware: New research has found a scary way for attackers to secretly hack your iPhone's virtual assistant.


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    12 Warning Signs It’s Time for a New Cell Phone

    Don’t be caught off guard. If your phone is exhibiting any of these symptoms, it could be starting a downward...


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    How to Delete iPhone Photos (Without Losing Them)

    Follow these simple steps to save your photos on the cloud, so you can safely delete them from your iPhone....


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    8 Red Flags Someone’s Tracking Your Cell Phone

    Is someone following your every move? Here’s how to tell—and how to put a stop to it.

    30 Funny Things You Can Ask Siri to Do

    Siri can truly do it all, including making everyone laugh.


    How to Recover Deleted Photos from Your iPhone

    Accidentally deleted a photo? Don't worry—recovering deleted photos on your iPhone is pretty easy and straightforward when you follow these...


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    Why Your iPhone Doesn’t Always Let You Decline Phone Calls

    Ever wanted to decline a call but all you can do is "slide to answer"? Here's why.


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    How to Turn Off Autocorrect on Your iPhone

    Never get caught in an awkward texting situation again.


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    Here’s Why iPhones Don’t Let You Record Calls

    Don't even bother searching through the Settings app to try to find a feature that will let you record phone...

    What You Need to Know About Spam Calls and 7 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Them

    COVID-19 is limiting our in-person contact but expanding our need to connect over the phone. While families and friends call...


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    Can You Use AirPods with an Android?

    The short answer is yes, you can, but there are a few things you'll want to keep in mind first...


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    The Dangers of TikTok That Are Worth Your Attention

    We all love TikTok, but there are many things we don't know yet about the app. After you click agree,...


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    8 Apps Security Experts Would Never Have on Their Phone

    It's time to take a look at your phone and clear out any apps that may be causing you more...


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    11 Things Only the Samsung Galaxy Can Do

    iPhone users, you might get jealous of these unique features that only the Samsung Galaxy has.


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    8 Things That Are Killing Your Smartphone Battery—And How to Fix Them

    From the temperature outside to the number of apps you have running, these are the things technology pros say are...