Tag Archive: Problems


How to fix drift problems with Daydream View

Having your controller drift off while you’re in the middle of a game can be frustrating, but it is fixable.

Google Daydream offers a new way to interact with your world while in VR. With the use of the remote, you are given are a greater degree of ability to easily zip from one menu to another with aplomb and ease. At least, when the remote is working properly that how it seems. While controller drift during  [Read More…]

Let this $5 outlet tester help you diagnose electrical problems in your house

Don’t guess with electricity.

Whether you are moving into a new place or looking to replace a few outlets in your current home, you’ll want to know that everything is good before you plug something into the outlets. This outlet tester is down to $ 4.93 and has a GFCI test button, a bright LED display that’s easy to read, and much more. All you have to do is plug this test device into your outlet, press the button,  [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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Samsung Galaxy S9 battery problems, explained: Exynos vs. Snapdragon

U.S. users get the better experience for a change.

New phones should have better battery life than their predecessors. That’s a given, and part of the unspoken rule of technological progress. And yet in recent years that hasn’t been a given. Along the way, we’ve seen blips — Snapdragon 810, anyone? — on the way to greater efficiency.

This year, the culprit is Samsung’s Exynos 9810, the ultra-fast chip that ships with all Galaxy S9 and S9+  [Read More…]

OnePlus 5T: News, Specs, Problems, and next-gen rumors!

This is everything you need to know about the OnePlus 5T!

OnePlus has settled into a six-month cycle for its phones: in the summer, its flagship gets a new design language and number, while in the winter that same phone gets tweaked and the letter “T” added to stand out from its predecessor. OnePlus continued this tradition in late 2017 with the OnePlus 5T replacing the OnePlus 5. This is everything you need to know about the OnePlus 5T!

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How to deal with Blu-Ray problems on PlayStation 4

Blu-Ray won’t give you problems today

Watching a movie on your PlayStation 4 is great, right until it isn’t. For some reason, the BD-Live option on many PlayStation 4 units has a habit of giving your Blu-Ray player a bit of trouble. It’s not the source of every problem, but when it crops up it can be difficult to troubleshoot.

Thankfully, we have found a few solutions for you to try based on what you think is  [Read More…]

How to Fix Galaxy S7 Battery Life Problems

The Galaxy S7’s battery is plenty big, but you still don’t want to waste what you have.

The eternal quest for longer battery life in smartphones continues on, as evermore efficient chips and bigger batteries are in a battle with new software, apps, features and big screens. You want your phone to do everything, but also do it for a very long time — and those things are at odds, especially if you don’t want to be  [Read More…]

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…]

LG G6: Specs, problems, availability, and more!

Here’s everything you need to know about the LG G6!

After a flirtation with mods in the LG G5, LG decided to change things up in a big way for 2017. The mods were gone after only one try. Additionally, LG got rid of the removable battery — a long time staple for power users — in favor of an all-glass build. The dual cameras are back and better than ever, as in LG’s brand of Android.

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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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