The ‘Apps’ Archives
Posted February 23, 2016 by

How to Use Snapchat Filters

snapchat

Snapchat is a popular social media site that lets you send pictures or short videos with captions or drawings on them (Snaps) to your friends. One of Snapchat’s most entertaining features is the ability to apply interactive filters to your selfies. The filters change over time. Some examples of Snapchat filters are dog tongues lolling […]

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Posted February 13, 2016 by

Set Up an iCloud Email Account on Microsoft Outlook

setup icloud email on outlook

Just like any other email account, you can set up an iCloud email account on Microsoft Outlook. Using the right configuration and settings, you can now start sending and receiving email messages from your iCloud email account on Microsoft Outlook. If you were able to create a free iCloud email account and you want to […]

Posted January 25, 2016 by

Use Multiple Clash of Clans Accounts on Your iPhone

Clash of Clans - Multiple Accounts on One Device

Clash of Clans is currently one of the most popular mobile massively multiplayer online (MMO) strategy games. The game is available on Android and iOS. Android players are able to use multiple Clash of Clans accounts on their Android devices. This allows players to switch between multiple accounts simply by using the Connect/Disconnect button on […]

Category Apple iPhone, Apps

Posted January 13, 2016 by

How to Use Facebook Live Video

How to use Facebook Live Video

Facebook recently released the biggest new feature in recent history. iPhone users can now create a Facebook live video that your friends can watch and comment on while you are broadcasting. This is a great way to include your friends in life’s significant moments such as your kid’s birthday party or the opening of your new business. Facebook […]

Category Apple iPhone, Apps

Posted January 11, 2016 by

How to Create a Google Photos Shared Album

Google Photos Shared Album

The recently released Google Photos shared album is a fantastic feature for people who manage all of their photos using the Google Photos app. It allows you to share an album with other cross-platform Google Photos users who can join and contribute. Shared albums can be created on the mobile app or on photos.google.com. Creating […]

Posted January 6, 2016 by

Automatically Save Screenshots from iPhone to Computer

iPhone 6 - Transfer Screenshot from iphone to PC

You can move screenshots from a phone to a computer in several different ways. You can use a physical connection through a USB cable or make use of a wireless connection such as local networks and the internet. Whether you prefer wired or wireless, you end up manually transferring screenshots from your phone to the […]

Posted December 21, 2015 by

How to Create a Google Photos Story

Google Photos Story

I could go on and on about all the things I love about Google Photos. (Read my articles on auto-syncing from your phone and sharing accounts.) One unique feature of Google Photos is the ability to create Stories, which are like guided albums with an aesthetic flow. A Google Photos Story is a great medium for sharing photos of your […]

Posted December 21, 2015 by

How to Create a Collage with Google Photos

Google Photos

Collages are a fun way to show multiple images at once. They can give viewers a feel for a whole event or theme without having to flip through multiple pictures. You can easily make a collage with Google Photos, which is my preferred service for backing up all my photos to the cloud. Check out […]

Category Apps, Google

Posted December 20, 2015 by

How to Edit Google Photos Movies

Google Photos

This is Part 2 in a series. Be sure to check out Part 1: How to Make a Google Photos Movie. You could certainly find a more advanced movie maker. You can only edit the theme, soundtrack, and clip length/order in your Google Photos Movie, but I do not know of any movie makers that […]

Category Apps, Google

Posted December 19, 2015 by

How to Make Animations with Google Photos

Google Photos

You can easily make gifs or animations with Google Photos. In fact, Google Photos will occasionally make them for you using a series of similar photos. The photos are stitched together and shown one after another to create what is essentially a moving picture, which is saved as a .gif file. You can then post […]

Category Apps, Google

Posted December 18, 2015 by

How to Make a Google Photos Movie

Google Photos

Google Photos movie maker is truly incredible. Choose a few videos or pictures on your phone, and Google Photos will automatically pick out short clips from each, slap a cool filter on them, and add a soundtrack. You get a fun, quality movie montage in less than a minute with absolutely no skill required. If […]

Posted December 2, 2015 by

Increase Video Streaming Speed in Windows Media Player

Increase Video Streaming Speed in Windows Media Player

Windows users can stream online videos using the built-in Windows Media Player application. You can ensure that the streaming speed is as fast as possible by adjusting the buffer settings. The video buffering process collects and stores the video stream and stores it in the phone’s memory. A lower network buffering rate may cause the […]

Category Apps, Internet, Windows