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Stop automatic app updates from happening without your knowledge

There are a few reasons why one might want to stop the Play Store from automatically updating an app. Maybe a new update broke functionality, or you need to keep track of your data usage and don’t want to burn through your cellular data limts. Whatever the reason, here’s how you can stop automatic updates from occurring on your Android phone.

How to stop Automatic App Updates for all apps Open the Google Play Store on your Android  [Read More…]

How to watch UFC 247 Prelims online & without cable

Your night of MMA won’t be complete without these four big fights preceding the Jones-Reyes PPV.

It’s time for the UFC to have another event, as UFC 247 takes center stage this weekend in Houston. While the main event is a Pay-Per-View, the UFC 247 Prelims are going to be available on a cable broadcast channel. However, that doesn’t mean that CordCutters are left outside the cage.

You can get the UFC 247 Prelims easily on a  [Read More…]

Build you own phone cleaning kit without breaking the bank

Human beings are filthy, and as we use our phones anywhere and everywhere, we expose our phones to all that filth as well. And since you can’t give your phone a hot, soapy shower every day like you do yourself, you should build yourself a cleaning kit to keep the grime and nastiness under control before those germs migrate back from your phone to you and get you sick.

Clean screen on the go ZEISS Mobile Screen Wipes (60ct Box)  [Read More…]

Here’s why the Pixel 4a will be a better phone without Soli

Using a Pixel 4 XL without Soli makes it very obvious just how frivolous the feature really is.

When Google launched the Pixel 4 and 4 XL last year, it spent a considerable amount of time showing off Motion Sense, a gesture system that lets you control the phone by waving your hand over the display. While that sounds incredibly cool, the final implementation was far from perfect. All you could do with the feature was dismiss  [Read More…]

The Trinity of Power: Don’t go anywhere without these charging accessories

No matter where you go, no matter what you face, keep your phone charged and ready.

There’s a lot of accessories I research and recommend for readers like you, and while cases are super-fun — yes, I am the rare tech writer that adores writing about cases — the category that I have true passion for is perhaps the least sexy around: chargers and power banks. These are accessories that once you get a good one can  [Read More…]

How to watch the NFL Playoffs Divisional round games online & without cable

After two overtime games in Wild Card weekend, fans hope for more thrilling gridiron action.

The NFL Playoffs kicked off with an amazing Wild Card round last weekend. We saw two overtime games, and a major upset of the mighty Patriots that came down to the final seconds. Now the road to the Super Bowl next moves to the Divisional Playoff round. Even if you have cut the cord, we’ve got all the information you’ll need to  [Read More…]

You can now give the gift of Disney Plus without having to go to the mall

Disney+ will make a great gift for the Disney nerd who has everything — assuming they don’t already have it.

Finding that perfect gift is a needle in a haystack, and in an age where physical gifts are losing their edge for so many of us, a subscription that can be used all year makes for a heck of a gift. Disney+ is one such gift and it’s the hottest new streaming service on the block. As  [Read More…]

Twitter now supports two-factor authentication without a phone number

But it’s not as simple as it sounds…

What you need to know Twitter now supports two-factor authentication without a phone number. Previously, users were still required to add a phone number to their Twitter account as a failsafe. Security key users will still need a second method of authentication because security keys are not supported beyond Twitter’s web version.

Twitter has announced that it now supports two-factor authentication without the need for a phone number.

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There are too many great phones to recommend a Mate 30 without Google apps

At this point, having Google services is an absolute requirement for buying a phone.

Once again, Huawei has made what looks to be an exceptional phone in the Mate 30 Pro (and even the standard Mate 30). Just like the P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro before it, the latest Mate has exceptional design and hardware, the highest-end specs, and incredible photography capabilities. One thing it doesn’t have, however, is certification to run the Google Play Store  [Read More…]

Users in India can now access Google Assistant even without internet access

Google is rolling out a new way for users in India to interact with Google Assistant.

What you need to know Indian users without internet access can now talk to Google Assistant. By calling the 000-800-9191-000 toll-free number, users can talk to Assistant in English and Hindi over a call. The phone line service is now available to all users in India.

Google Assistant is great when you have a decent internet connection, but what if you  [Read More…]