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google-music-genres
google-music-genres

How to Use Google Music (how to)

When Apple announced iTunes Match, all iPhone fans were ecstatic. All Android fans uttered a collective "been there, done that" yawn. That's because Google Music has not only been able to play music from the cloud since March, ...
 
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iTunesMatchSub
iTunesMatchSub

How to Use iTunes Match (how to)

When Steve Jobs introduced iTunes ten years ago, it changed the world. But not without having to drag the record labels kicking and screaming to it. But a decade later, the music industry has been reborn and downloads are commo...

 
Cell Phones
 
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jailbreak-iphone-4
jailbreak-iphone-4

How to Jailbreak iOS 5 (how to)

Update: We'll be updating this post very soon to reflect 5.0.1. Apple's position was always that “jailbreaking” – the process by which users can get core control over their iPhone and install unapproved apps and services - is a...
 
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ios5.0.1_update
ios5.0.1_update

How to Download iOS 5.0.1 Directly to Your iPhone (how to)

So today Apple finally released an update to iOS 5, which supposedly and hopefully fixes the battery woes many of you are experienceing.  They're also adding multitasking gestures for the original iPad; a resolve for a bug that...

 
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iphone battery life 2
iphone battery life 2

How to Increase Your iPhone’s Battery Life While Running iOS 5 (how to)

The natives are restless in the Internet universe with complaints that the huge splash made by the iPhone 4S and Siri is being sullied by complaints that Apple's new smartphone can't last the day without recharging. For experie...
 
Google
 
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Google Voice Logo
Google Voice Logo

How to use Google Voice to Make Free Calls in the USA (how to)

Sometimes even thousands of included minutes on your cell phone plan aren’t enough for life’s unexpected emergencies, like partner or spousal meltdowns, being placed on hold when calling a utility like the cable company, or ano...

 
Cell Phones
 
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GOOGLE-ICE-CREAM-SANDWICH-LOGO
GOOGLE-ICE-CREAM-SANDWICH-LOGO

How to upgrade to Android 4.0 (how to)

With Google's announcement of Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), users are now chomping at the bit to update to the latest OS. And while Google did say that that most if not all phones with Gingerbread would see an upgrade to Andr...
 
Apple
 
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Free Text Tone Header-2
Free Text Tone Header-2

How to Make Free Text Tones for the iPhone

iOS 5 has arrived and withit a bevy of new options and features.  While we could go on for quite sometime waxing poetic about all 200 new features, one in particular that people have been clammering for since the iPhone's incep...

 
Cell Phones
 
IOS 5
IOS 5
IOS 5

How to Download iOS 5

iOS 5 has arrived.  It's Apple's biggest update yet to their mobile operating system and with it comes iCloud, a free service (up to 5GB) that can automatically backup your contacts, photos and more.  For additional storage you...
 
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iPhone 4 Water
iPhone 4 Water

How to Save Your iPhone from Water (how to)

You'd be surprised how often it happens. You're checking your email or updating your Facebook page on your iPhone and nature calls. You walk in, lift the lid and kerplunk! The iPhone is sitting at the bottom of the toilet laugh...

 
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bits-icloud-blog480
bits-icloud-blog480

How to Get the Most Out of Apple’s iCloud Without Waiting for iOS 5 (how to)

So what is iCloud?  Well, it used to be called Mobile Me, but it wasn't automatic and it cost $100 a year.   But starting next month, iCloud is Free.  And simply put, it's your archive online.  It stores everything you want and...
 
Cell Phones
 
Free Ringtone iPHone
Free Ringtone iPHone
Free Ringtone iPHone

How to Make iPhone Ringtones for FREE using JUST ITUNES in 8 Easy Steps (how to)

Sick of the basic ringtones included on your iPhone?  Do you keep trying to answer your iPhone when you hear the Old Ringtone?  Now, and there has been for some time, a super duper easy way to make free ringtones using iTunes a...