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Making the Samsung Galaxy S5 Phone Your Own
By Steve Schwartz
Sep 5, 2014
In this chapter from My Samsung Galaxy S5, you find out how to customize your phone by populating the Home screen with widgets, shortcuts, and folders; change the default wallpaper; organize your Apps pages and create folders; set default and contact-specific ringtones; and configure and enable special system settings, such as Blocking mode and One-Handed Operation.
Increasing Storage Space on Boot/System SSDs for Mobile Devices
By Ed Tittel, Kim Lindros
Jun 18, 2014
Kim Lindros and Ed Tittel show you how to use the graphical disk analyzers WinDirStat and SpaceSniffer to free up space on disks, especially on SSDs where disk space is usually at a premium.
Reducing the Amount of Storage Space Required for Windows Driver Store
By Ed Tittel, Kim Lindros
Jun 11, 2014
Learn about the Refresh Your PC feature in Windows 8.1 by using the Windows RecImg command to make a custom recovery image of a computer's disk and an alternative: the Slimware Utilities' RecImg Manager application.
Top Windows 8.1 Apps: Food and Dining
By Michael Miller
May 23, 2014
This chapter runs down the best Windows 8.1 apps for recipes, restaurant reservations, restaurant reviews, and wine and cocktail creation.
Enabling and Managing Your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Screen Saver
By Eric Butow
Apr 28, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 comes with its own screensaver called Daydream that you can turn on when the Tab 3 is docked or inactive. You can also download and install a screensaver from the Google Play Store to run when your Tab 3 is inactive. Eric Butow shares all the details.
LEGO Has Gone Interactive
By Jason Rich
Apr 25, 2014
Jason R. Rich takes a look at how LEGO toys have gone from traditional and extremely popular plastic building bricks originally created in 1932 to interactive play experiences, thanks to a handful of iPhone and iPad apps, online games, and other high-tech products.
Changing Your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Display Settings
By Eric Butow
Apr 24, 2014
There are plenty of ways to modify the look and behavior of your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 screen so the device reflects your personal style. Eric Butow shows you how to change screen settings including screen brightness, the background wallpaper, and when the screen turns off automatically.
Keep Your Web Surfing History Private when Using Safari on the iPhone/iPad
By Jason Rich
Apr 23, 2014
Jason R. Rich discusses ways to keep your web surfing history and activities private when using the Safari browser on your iOS mobile device. Meanwhile, you can reverse some of the information offered within this article to keep close tabs on the web surfing activities of your kids.
Viewing Data Usage, Sharing Media, and Sharing the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Screen
By Eric Butow
Apr 21, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 makes it easy to see how different apps and features on the device use data within the Settings screen. Eric Butow shows how to view data usage, share media files, and share your Tab 3 screen with another device.
Editing and Correcting Movie Clips in iMovie
By Cheryl Brumbaugh-Duncan, Craig Johnston
Apr 18, 2014
In this chapter, you find out how to modify your clips in a movie project by editing and correcting the clips in their duration or orientation as well as correcting video that is shaky or blurry.
Five Innovative Ways to Use an iPhone or iPad When You Travel
By Jason Rich
Apr 17, 2014
In this article, Jason R. Rich offers a handful of useful tips that will help you get the most use from your iPhone or iPad when traveling, especially when on a business trip or while vacationing overseas.
Syncing and Managing Cloud Services on Your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
By Eric Butow
Apr 16, 2014
If your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 is connected to a cloud service such as Dropbox or your Samsung account, you can change cloud service settings within the Cloud page on the Settings screen. Eric Butow shows you how to view the information about your cloud service(s) and how to change cloud service settings.
Discover What's New in the iOS 7 Editions of iWork for iOS Apps
By Jason Rich
Apr 15, 2014
Jason R. Rich gives you a look at the latest versions of the iWork for iOS apps: Pages, Numbers and Keynote. You'll discover the new features and functions that have been added, including better integration with the iWork for Mac and iWork for iCloud apps.
Getting Started with Siri
By Erica Sadun, Steve Sande
Apr 15, 2014
In this chapter, you’ll learn how to get started with Siri: how to enable it, launch the service, and try it out. You’ll read about how to speak, how to recover from mistakes, and how to access Siri in a variety of ways.
Reading Metadata and Marking Your Photos with iPhoto
By Michael Grothaus
Apr 14, 2014
In this chapter, you learn how to use iPhoto to easily view all the extra information, such as shutter speed and aperture, you recorded when taking your photos and how to mark your imported photos by flagging, rating, and adding keywords to them.
What's So Hot About Snapchat?
By Michael Miller
Apr 14, 2014
Snapchat is a new photo/video/social networking app that provides a high level of privacy for users. In this article, author Michael Miller describes how Snapchat works, how it differs from Instagram and other social photo apps, and why you might want to use it.
View, Organize, Edit, and Share Pictures Using the Photos App on your iPhone or iPad
By Jason Rich
Apr 11, 2014
Jason R. Rich shows how to use the iOS 7's built-in apps to view, manage, edit, and share photos on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.
Five Reasons to Upgrade to the iPad Mini with Retina Display
By Jason Rich
Apr 10, 2014
Jason R. Rich focuses on the iPad mini with Retina display and explains some of the reasons why you might want to upgrade from the original iPad mini to this new model; upgrade from a full-size iPad to the new iPad mini; or get your first taste of using an iPad with this new, thin, and lightweight tablet.
Getting to Know Paper, the New Facebook App
By Michael Miller
Apr 9, 2014
Facebook recently launched the Paper app for Apple iPhones, a cutting-edge alternative to the traditional Facebook app. Michael Miller details how Paper works, how it differs from the Facebook app, and why you might want to switch.
Setting Blocking and Driving Modes on the Galaxy Tab 3
By Eric Butow
Apr 8, 2014
Eric Butow shows you how to turn off notifications and alarms by setting the blocking mode or have the Tab 3 read your alarms and notifications aloud in driving mode.

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