Chromebook – Looks like a laptop, feels like a laptop

Over the last couple of week or so, friends have been asking me about the Chromebook. Is it a good a buy? What is the difference from a windows pc? And plenty of other questions. Well below I’ve tried to answer most if no...
by Dave Thornton
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Google Calendar updates notification sync

At last Google have done a small update that means a lot to those who Calendar alerts across multiple devices. The latest update to Google Calendar for Android now incorporates a much needed notification syncing across your pho...
by Dave Thornton
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Nexus 5 – How To Change Hangouts SMS App

  HowTo change Hangouts as the default SMS app is very simple but, first as this is Google Android, that is no 3rd party apps installed like you find on a Samsung or HTC etc, where all manner of apps are installed. You wil...
by Dave Thornton
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Minimal ADB & Fastboot Installer from XDA

When it comes to modifying your Android device two of the tools that you are going to need are ADB and Fastboot. They are fundamental tools that give you the capacity to execute different functions that will be required. From s...
by Dave Thornton
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Would Data Only SIM Cards Work for You?

  I read a very interesting article this morning about, Data Only Sim Cards. Yes we do have them in 3G tablets as a means of communicating while on the go. In my Nexus7 I have a Three UK 1GB Sim card on PAYG which costs me...
by Dave Thornton
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[How-To] Customise BlinkFeed on the HTC ONE

When you switch on your brand new HTC One phone it will take you through various setups. Once you have done this your home screen will be HTC’s BlinkFeed screen. This is set by default. To change this is very easy, tap the ho...
by Dave Thornton
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Comic Book Decoupage PC Mod

If you’ve ever wanted to customise your PC and as Cooler Master say “Make It Yours”, but you’re all little short on cash, you’ll want to read on. What we’re showing you today is a simple mod ...
by Weston
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How to – Manage and Secure your SIM card on a BlackBerry 10 smartphone

If you use a BlackBerry® smartphone that contains a SIM card, did you know that you can protect your SIM card with a PIN code? By locking your SIM card with a PIN code, other people cannot use your SIM card in their smartphone...
by Dave Thornton
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How to Put an iPhone Into DFU Mode

DFU stands for Device Firmware Update. Sometimes when tinkering with your iPhone or when all else fails to get it restored in iTunes you will want to try DFU mode get you out a hole. Basically what happens is that when your iPh...
by Ryan Oneill
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