Tag Archive: Multiple

How to add multiple users and use Guest Mode on your Android phone

Hide your personal data with just a few taps.

From banking apps to personal text conversations, your Android phone is likely filled with a lot of sensitive data. With it being the computer/connected device that’s with you most often, that only makes sense.

However, when your kid wants to play games on your phone or you need to let a family member/friend use it to make a call, should you really be handing over immediate access to  [Read More…]

Capcom files new trademarks for multiple games, including Dino Crisis

New trademarks for older IPs noticed.

What you need to know Capcom has filed several new trademarks for older games in its catalogue. These new trademarks are for Dino Crisis and Vampire, which is the original name for Darkstalkers. Capcom stated earlier in the year that it was looking at reviving “dormant intellectual properties.”

If you’ve been hoping Capcom would take another look at some long-abandoned games such as Dino Crisis, you might be in luck. As  [Read More…]

Multiple calls on WhatsApp just got less confusing thanks to call waiting

There’s also a fix for battery issues on OnePlus phones.

What you need to know WhatsApp’s latest update adds calling waiting to the app. If you receive a second call while you’re already talking to someone, the call won’t automatically get rejected. You’ll now get a notification for the call, and the option to end your current call to switch to the second one.

WhatsApp just got a really neat feature with its latest update. And I’m  [Read More…]

Visible intros Party Pay for multiple line accounts

Digital carrier Visible on Thursday announced that it now offers service to customers with multiple lines.

While some service providers call them “family” plans or “shared” accounts, Visible terms its offering as Party Pay. It’s different from what other carriers do, too.

Forget about trying to split the bill or square up with a friend each month. Rather than having one person responsible for the bill, each member of the “Party” is billed separately. Moreover, you don’t have to worry  [Read More…]

Google uncovers multiple malicious sites that hacked iPhones for years

Google says the hacked websites received thousands of visitors per week.

What you need to know Google’s Threat Analysis Group (TAG) found a number of a malicious websites that were being used to attack iPhones. The malicious websites were reportedly targeting iPhone users for a period of at least two years. iOS vulnerabilities that were being exploited by hackers were patched after Google reported its findings to Apple.

The Project Zero team at Google has announced that  [Read More…]

Google Maps gets real-time speedometer feature in multiple countries

The feature works on Maps but is not yet supported on Android Auto.

What you need to know The speedometer feature is rolling out to Maps in several countries. Even if your country is on the list it may not be available on your phone yet. Currently works in Maps but is not available on Android Auto.

If you liked when Google added the ability to view speed limits and the locations of speed cameras last week,  [Read More…]

Managing multiple PS4 accounts on one console made easy

Video game consoles are expensive for most families, so it’s understandable that many will have to share between just one. Managing multiple accounts on a single PlayStation 4 is relatively stress free, though it’s easy to feel overwhelmed if you’re unfamiliar with the process. Here are a few tips to get you started.

Creating multiple accounts

Before you even begin to set up multiple accounts, you’ll need to set up your first one.

Turn on your PS4 console.  [Read More…]

Microsoft To-Do now works with multiple accounts on Android

Keeping your work and personal tasks separate just became a little easier with To-Do’s latest update.

Microsoft is shipping out a relatively small update for To-Do on Android today, but it’s likely to be a welcome one for anyone juggling work and personal tasks. The app now supports signing in with multiple accounts, making it easier to keep them separate and averting the possibility of sharing a potentially embarrassing set of tasks with your boss.

Switching between  [Read More…]

Fast Pair Bluetooth accessories now sync across multiple Android devices

Support for Chromebooks is coming in 2019.

In October 2017, Google unveiled a new Bluetooth feature for Android devices called “Fast Pair.” With a Bluetooth accessory that’s Fast Pair compatible, setup is as easy as turning it on, having it near your Android phone/tablet, and then tapping a notification to instantly get everything paired. Fast Pair is a lot easier than messing with traditional Bluetooth menus, and now it’s getting even better.

On the Android Developers Blog,  [Read More…]

Verizon unveils new app that lets you add multiple numbers to one device

Verizon announced a new solution for people on its network who carry multiple phones for personal and business use.

The carrier launched a new app called My Numbers which lets subscribers add up to four additional numbers to one smartphone. Interested parties can download the application via the Play Store.

Verizon’s My Numbers is not a free service

Each line costs $ 15 and comes with unlimited calling and texting, but also with its own voicemail, inbox and texting services.  [Read More…]