Tag Archive: Tips


Use these tips to make your food photos look delicious

You’ve either done it yourself, or seen someone else do it countless times. A server brings a dish to the table, and before digging in, the patron takes a photo to capture or share it on social media. The ubiquity of smartphones has made food one of the most common subjects, yet it’s also among the most challenging to shoot.

Making food look good isn’t just about the substance of the dish itself, but also the style that  [Read More…]

If the Wi-Fi on your Chromebook isn’t up to par, try these tips

I love using my Chromebook when I’m working from home to be as portable and productive as possible. With its touchscreen, stylus, and 360-degree hinge, I also find that it makes a great entertainment device as well — until the Wi-Fi starts acting finicky. If this happens to you, here are a few simple things you can try to get things up and working again as intended.

How to fix slow Wi-Fi: Turn it off then turn it  [Read More…]

How to fix slow Wi-Fi at home: Tips for your router, computer, and phone

There are a few things you can do to get better wireless performance from your router.

If you’re working from home for the first time, it can be a lot to get used to. It’s easy to feel isolated and overwhelmed, and the last thing you want to deal with is an unreliable internet connection. A stable Wi-Fi signal is an absolute necessity when you’re working from home, and it’s particularly infuriating when you’re in the middle  [Read More…]

The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross — Best tips and tricks

The Seven Deadly Sins are really pretty OK, once you get to know them.

If there’s an upper limit to the appetite for mobile games based on popular manga and anime properties, we haven’t hit it yet. The latest example is The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross, Netmarble’s RPG that takes the story of a group of notorious and treasonous knights and quickly turns it on its head. The game doesn’t subvert expectations quite as much in  [Read More…]

Get rid of germs and earwax with these tips for cleaning your earbuds

Our earbuds are incredibly versatile tools. We use them for jamming out to music at the gym, listening to business calls at coffee shops, taking hands-free phone calls, and plenty of other tasks. Unfortunately, putting your earbuds to work like that results in them getting dirty with germs, earwax, and other unwanted grime. Nasty earbuds are no fun, so to keep them looking and working like new, here are a few tips on how to get them nice  [Read More…]

4 important tips when purchasing a cellphone plan for seniors

Although much of the smartphone world these days is geared towards younger users, there is still plenty of demand for senior-friendly devices and cellphone plans in the market due to the peace of mind, security, and feeling of independence that owning a cellphone can offer.

That demand means there’s plenty of options out there in the world when it comes to choosing a cellphone for seniors, but not all of them are created equal. Here are four important tips to  [Read More…]

Manage all of those subscriptions with these tips

Take the reins from your runaway subscriptions.

In many ways, the rise of the subscription service has been freeing for consumers. It’s allowed us conveniences like scheduled deliveries that we don’t have to think about and cost savings like only paying for the channels we want instead of an entire cable package.

However, like any good thing, too much can cause problems. Lots of us are subscribed to so many services that bill us at different times,  [Read More…]

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order beginner’s guide and tips to know

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is complex and expansive, but this guide will help you get off to a great start.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is here, and it’s significantly more complex than most other Star Wars games. Combat is methodical, worlds are plentiful in number and expansive in scope, and there are tons of puzzles to solve. This may sound daunting, but fear not, young Padawan, we’re here to offer some advice. Here’s a list  [Read More…]

Tips for finding a robot vacuum that’s actually good

There are seriously way too many robot vacuums on the market. Here are some tips to help you find one that’s actually good on Black Friday.

Whether you’ve never purchased a robot vacuum before or if it’s been a while, it can be a daunting task choosing from the hundreds of options on the market. With Black Friday around the corner, you’re going to see a ton of these things on sale for what seems like incredible  [Read More…]

Here are some tips for using Motion Sense on the Pixel 4

You’ll find a host of features on the Pixel 4, but one that stands out the most is Motion Sense. Motion Sense is a gesture system that allows you to control the Pixel 4 by simply waving your hand over its display, giving you a new and unique way to control the phone. There are currently just a handful of ways in which you can use Motion Sense, and today, we’ll be running through how they work and  [Read More…]