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Sprint Through Security With These Tech-Packing Tricks

If the thought of flying and standing in long TSA lines before reaching your travel destination triggers a migraine, these tips from the TSA will show you how to properly pack your gadgets, accessories, and chargers, and speed through the security line like a frequent flyer. A foolproof way to get everything in your bag, […]

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1 Photographer Tested Out the New iPhone Camera to See If It’s Actually Better

With every new iPhone that comes out, the question almost everyone wants to know is if it’s actually worth getting. Though the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus have cool, fun new features that make it a great upgrade, one photographer looked at the phone’s camera to see if it’s actually any better. The photographer, Lisa […]

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The Easy Way to Find Your Hidden Uber Passenger Rating

Uber passengers have long wondered how to check their passenger scores. (Drivers rate passengers on a one-to-five-star scale the same way passengers rate drivers.) There used to be no way to see your rating on the app, but as Quartz first reported, you can now. Simply open up the app, go to the profile icon […]

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Finally, an Answer to This Annoying iPhone Mystery

If, like me, you’re someone who gets uncomfortable talking on the phone, you’re probably superthankful for the iPhone’s accept/decline button when you get an incoming call. But you’re probably also confused as to why you only see it sometimes. Most of the time, you may have noticed the slide-to-answer feature. Much to the relief of […]

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Master a Digital Detox With This Easy Plan

We’re the first people to joke about being addicted to smartphones, but being too obsessed is unproductive and unhealthy. When you can’t go 20 minutes without checking your phone or you sleep with it under your pillow, it’s time for an intervention. If you think detox retreats are too much but the Moment app is […]

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Block Contacts From Sending Messages or Calls

One of iOS 8’s many little conveniences is the ability to (finally!) block numbers from contacting a device. Whether it’s a salesperson, frenemy, or someone you just need a digital break from for a bit, Apple’s new operating system now allows users to limit the communication received from the outside world. If you have people […]

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Not Enough Free Space? What to Delete on Your iPhone

Apple’s latest operating system, iOS 9.2, is basically like getting a new phone — but first, you’ll need at least 1.3 GB of free space to install the new software. If you’ve been putting off the upgrade because you’re receiving the dreaded “Not Enough Storage” message, these are the solutions you are seeking. Our smartphones […]

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Here’s the Easy Way to Text a GIF

Sometimes life requires more than words to explain the way we really feel, which is why GIFs have become our go-to for sharing the highs and lows of day-to-day life. The one place we were missing this crucial form of communication: on our phones. Luckily, times have changed, and sending GIFs via iMessage is actually […]

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Customize Your iPhone Homescreen With These Sweet Apps

Ever wish you could change the look of your app icons? Well, turns out you can. Some apps let you switch up the background, color, and design of the graphics and even customize the text. All you have to do is download one of the following options — or check out the more advanced option […]