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Posted April 10, 2015 by

How Do I Use People Edge to Customize Notifications on My Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge?

Assign Colors To My People on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

The screen of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge can be easily customized. In fact, you can set the edge screen to light up with a specific color to indicate a notification from a particular person. This means that by glancing at the color of the edge screen of your Galaxy S6, you will be able […]

Posted April 8, 2015 by

How Do I Change the Position of the Edge Screen on My Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge?

Switch Between Left and Right Edge Screen on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung surprised the world when it introduced the Edge screen on the Note 4 last year. Now, Samsung has garnered respect for applying the same concept to its latest flagship device, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge has not one, but two dual-edge screens. This means that both of the edge […]

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Posted March 26, 2015 by

How to Measure Distance with Google Maps

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Using Google Maps to calculate the distance between two points is simple and this tutorial explains how.

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Posted March 23, 2015 by

How Do I Group My YouTube Subscriptions?

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By default, YouTube lists all the videos or activities from your subscriptions under one list. If you have subscribed to channels in several different categories, the list could become unorganized which makes keeping up with the channels difficult. Just imagine that you want to view a gaming video, but you have to scroll through a […]

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Posted March 18, 2015 by

Turn off Geolocation on Android Camera

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When you take a picture with a GPS equipped phone or with location services, the longitude and latitude of where you took the picture will be stored in the picture JPEG file. This is called the Exchangeable Image File format (EXIF) portion of the JPEG file. You might want that feature turned or you might […]

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Posted March 11, 2015 by

How Do I Add a Logo to All My YouTube Videos?

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Similar to a real TV channel, a YouTube channel can display a custom logo on top of videos. This logo is used to call attention to the channel. Previously, this feature was available as part of “InVideo Programming” and was limited to a select group of users. Fortunately, it is now available for all YouTube […]

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Posted March 7, 2015 by

How Do I Disable Automatic App Updates on My Android Phone

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To keep up with the latest fixes for bugs and improvements on Android applications, the Google Play Store is set to update apps automatically as soon as changes are available. Though there are advantages to the auto-update feature, some users may prefer to update their applications manually due to a slow connection or low memory. […]

Posted March 6, 2015 by

How to Resize Images from Your Camera or Smartphone

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Most cameras and smartphones take pictures at a resolution that is far too high for everyday use, and storing these images uses far too much disk space.  Keep reading to find out how to compress pictures to reduce storage yet keep the same picture quality.

Posted March 5, 2015 by

Android: How Do I Filter Content That Can Be Downloaded on the Google Play Store

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The Google Play Store, the default Android market, contains applications, games, movies and books that can be downloaded with a few taps on your phone’s screen. Unfortunately, Google Play may not be child-friendly since it has some content that is for adults only. If you are a concerned parent and want to moderate what your […]

Posted March 2, 2015 by

Samsung Phones: Take Photos Without Touching the Screen

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Today, smartphones are so big that they are hard to use with one hand, especially for people with small hands. I constantly struggle with one of the most common tasks: taking pictures. I find it very hard to reach the capture button since it is placed at the bottom of the screen. Luckily, there are […]

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