Tag Archive: Common


Java Bootcamp Bundle: Master the world’s most common coding language for $39

If you are looking to gain an edge over your co-workers over the rest of 2018, you’ll need to do something they can’t. Let’s start with writing code. We’re willing to bet that the guy next to you doesn’t know anything about JavaScript.

Did you know that you could teach yourself the popular coding language over the next few weeks?

Our Deals Store has a full-on java bundle that teaches you just about everything you need for the world’s most  [Read More…]

Common Galaxy S9 problems and how to fix them

Even new phones can have problems — we’re here to help you with them.

Samsung’s hardware is solid, particularly in high-end phones like the Galaxy S9 and S9+. But any time you make tens of millions of a single phone and ship them around the world, some customers are bound to find issues — and at this scale, they can quickly become significant.

Now that the Galaxy S9 and S9+ have been out for several months, we’re  [Read More…]

Troubleshooting 5 common PlayStation 4 controller issues

Put that credit card away and try these steps to fix what’s ailing your PS4 controller.

We would all love to live in a perfect fantasy world where everything works exactly the way it was intended. But we don’t, and our tech lives by the same gnarly rules of life that everything does.

PlayStation 4 gamers know all too well how a bad controller can ruin their days off, but you don’t have to put your gaming  [Read More…]

How to fix common PlayStation VR problems

How to fix pretty much everything.

PlayStation VR is a great system that’s introduced many people to VR, but even the best systems experience problems from time to time. From tracking issues to display issues to audio issues, here’s how to fix pretty much any problem you experience with your PlayStation VR.

If you’ve exhausted all troubleshooting options and are still experiencing problems with your PlayStation VR, it’s probably time to contact Sony support.

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How to fix common Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL problems

Having trouble with your Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL? Here’s where you start.

No phone is perfect. And even though the Pixel 2 and 2 XL seem to be pretty solid devices, there are some issues that have cropped up over time as thousands and thousands of them made their way out into the wild. Some of the problems are inherent in all smartphones, others appear in rare cases and a couple are simply unavoidable in  [Read More…]

Common Moto G5 problems and how to fix them

Having issues with your Moto G5 or G5 Plus? We’re here to help.

The Moto G5 and G5 Plus continue Motorola’s dominance in the budget segment, but like all phones, they’re not without their share of issues. Whether it’s erratic Wi-Fi connectivity, issues with the camera, or troubles with the bundled TurboCharger, there’s a lot of things that can go wrong with either device. Thankfully, you can usually rely on a workaround to solve the issues.

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Five Common T-Mobile Problems and How To Fix Them

Some issues are easy to fix once you know how!

Our Android phones and the cellular networks they use to communicate are some pretty complicated beasts. It takes a ton of parts and millions of lines of software code to make magic happen when you tap an icon or enter a phone number to use any of the services and apps we take for granted. Kudos to the folks doing all the hard work to make that  [Read More…]

Moto Z2 Force vs. HTC U11: With so much in common, it’s a tight race

There are few ways to stand out in the high-end smartphone market nowadays.

The high-end phone space is amazingly tough to break into in any real numbers, and even established brands like Motorola and HTC find it hard. Both have taken to the strategy of low- and mid-range phones to bolster their business, but at the same time look for the big sales and brand recognition boosts that flagship phones bring — this year, it’s the Moto  [Read More…]

Common OnePlus 5 problems and how to fix them

Everyone’s phone has a problem at some point.

When it comes to troubleshooting problems with a phone, there are so many variables it can be tough to figure out just what’s going wrong. Even if the OnePlus 5 itself may be solid out of the box, the way you’ve set it up, used it and installed apps to it could combine to create problems you may not be able to diagnose and fix yourself.

We’re here to  [Read More…]

Common LG G6 problems and how to fix them

Having issues with your LG G6? We’re here to help.

The LG G6 is a solid phone, and LG has regularly used the word “reliable” to describe its construction. But no phone is entirely immune to issues once people load it up with apps and data — and you may be running into issues with yours. Fear not! No matter the issue you’re having, there’s a good chance you aren’t alone and there are ways to fix  [Read More…]