How to Require Authentication for Google Play Purchases in Marshmallow

It can be very easy to purchase something from the Google Play Store on your Android phone. If you are the only person that ever uses the device, then that convenience might be worth the security risk of allowing purchases without any other kind of information. But if you have a small child, or live […]

How to Delete a Reminder from the Reminders App on an iPhone 7

Having a to-do list is a really helpful way to manage a busy schedule. When you have a lot of tasks on your mind, it’s easy to forget one of them. But putting everything on a list helps to ensure that things have a better chance of getting done. But occasionally you might put something […]

How to Turn Off the Reminder Alert Sound on an iPhone 7

Your iPhone can make a lot of different noises to let you know about things that are happening on the device. Often these sounds are distinct from one another, making it easy to tell if you have a new text message or email. One other alert that you might hear often is the alert from […]

iPhone 7 – How to Tell if Siri is Turned On

When Siri was first introduced as the voice-control feature on the iPhone, people were skeptical about how effective it would be, and the rate at which iPhone owners would adap to its use. But Siri has become more and more helpful, and can make performing certain tasks on your iPhone much simpler. If you are […]

How to Get iPhone Discord Map Links to Open in Google Maps

Discord is a really helpful app for communicating with a large group of people. You can even send Google Maps links in the various channels, then other users in the channel can click on that link to open it in Google Maps and get driving directions. It makes it very easy to share addresses and […]

How to View Wi-Fi Data Usage in Android Marshmallow

Longtime smartphone users often develop the habit of connecting to a Wi-Fi network whenever possible. A Wi-Fi network is usually faster than a cellular network, and you won’t use any of your cellular data (typically) when you are on a Wi-Fi network. But constantly being connected to Wi-Fi can make it difficult to determine how […]

How to Enable the Location Option in Android Marshmallow

Many of the services and apps on your Android phone need information about your location in order to function as intended. However, if the Location setting on your phone is turned off, then you may notice some unusual behavior from these apps or, more likely, the apps simply won’t work at all. If your phone […]

How to Stop Your iPhone 7 from Asking You to Join Networks

If you have had your iPhone for some time you have probably already connected to your Wi-Fi network at home, at work, and possible at your friends and family member’s homes. But you might notice that your phone is prompting you to connect to Wi-Fi networks when you are shopping or eating at a restaurant, […]

How to Enable Call Waiting in Android Marshmallow

Call waiting is something that has been around on landlines and cellular phones for many years. In fact, many younger people might not even remember a time when that wasn’t something that was around. The ability to see and even switch to another call while you are already in the middle of one is an […]

How to Change the System Font in Android Marshmallow

You may have noticed a friend or family members’ phone and sees that the font on their menus was different than the one on yours. If you liked the change, you may be wondering what they did to create that appearance, since you want to have it on your Android phone as well. Fortunately Android […]