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What to do before selling or donating your phone

Before you retire your trusty old phone in favor of something shiny and new, think twice about tossing it away blindly. In addition to all the precious digital content and media your phone accumulated, it holds a wealth of sensitive personal data that you don't want disappearing or falling into the …

Android Phones

Ina Garten's Spinach and Cheddar Soufflé

The star of The Barefoot Contessa whips up a spinach and cheddar soufflé that she swears by.<p>Serves 2 to 3<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus extra for greasing the dish<p>1/4 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese, plus extra for sprinkling<p>3 tablespoons all-purpose flour<p>1 cup scalded milk<p>1/4 …

Essential steps for securing your phone, and what else can be done to foil thieves

It could happen to you any time, or maybe it already has: You're on the bus playing Angry Birds or browsing Facebook on your phone, when someone snatches your handset, sliding out the closing doors and slipping away into the crowd. Or, worse, a thief takes your phone from you at gunpoint. However …

Hostess Gift Idea: Lap Duvets

With holiday party season right around the corner, it’s nice to have a few tried and true host/hostess gift ideas in your crafty toolbox. And, When choosing my own hostess gift projects, I always find myself asking two questions: Is it useful? Would I want to receive it? (If I’m going to take the …

How to use iCloud Keychain on iPhone and iPad

These days, it seems like you need some kind of password or login information to visit practically every website. It is hard to keep track of all of …

How-to: Customize and use Notification Center in iOS 7

Notification Center in iOS is a panel that keeps track of all of your incoming notifications so you can easily access them. It has been around since iOS 5, but it has been completely redesigned in iOS 7. In this article, you’ll discover how to increase enjoyment of your iOS device by customizing …

How to enable on, off switch labels in iOS 7

With the redesign of iOS 7, the color mode to differentiate when a switch is set to on or off has changed. The color of a switch that's off is white, and the color for a switch that's on is green.<p>Previous versions of iOS also had an On or Off indicator in view when a switch was moved to one side or …

Flipboard for Android review: Beautify your RSS and social feeds - CNET

<b>The Good</b> <b>Flipboard</b> is a great way to read RSS feeds and connect with social networks, providing a magazine-style layout you can flip through with a swipe of your finger. My Magazines feature adds even more personal touch.<p><b>The Bad</b> Flipboard, while beautiful, is not efficient for getting through …

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Frommer's

How to master Safari for iOS: Top 5 tips for better, faster browsing

Master Safari for iPhone and iPad with these tips and tricks to help you browse better, find data faster, and more!<p>Whether you're brand new to iOS or …

Top 5 secret Siri tips: How to add, find, delete, and do everything faster!

Become an iOS natural language ninja with this these killer shortcuts and time-savers for Siri!<p>Yes, sure, Siri's had some lingering reliability …

Best home buyer apps for iPhone: Redfin, Homesnap, Credit Karma, and more!

The best iPhone and iPad apps every home buyer needs to better prepare for financing, communicate with realtors, and get to the closing table!<p>Looking …

Top 10 Most Expensive And Luxurious Hotels in Paris

Paris is a very beautiful city, with amazing architecture and history and with lots of wonderful attractions. As a visitor, you want your experience …

France

4 Design Secrets Behind Dots, the Insanely Addicting iPhone Game

Author: Liz Stinson. Liz Stinson Design<p>Date of Publication: 07.12.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Admit it, you’re still playing Dots. Even …

Google Announces All New iOS Maps App – Coming Soon, Complete With iPad Support!

- Jul 11, 2013<p>Ever since Google first (re)released their official Google Maps app for iOS, it’s quickly risen to become one of the most popular …

iOS 7 preview: Lock screen gains access to notifications, controls, some confusion

iOS 7 brings not only live, physics-based wallpaper to the iPhone and iPad Lock screen, but Notification Center and Control Center access as well!<p>The …

6 Apps You Don't Want To Miss

6 Apps You Don't Want To Miss 6/29/2013<p>Foursquare<p>Foresee<p>Snapchat<p>Apartment List<p>Wake Up With Disney<p>Takes<p>It can be tough to keep up with all the new …

Expert Advice: 12 Essential Tips for the Perfect Paint Job

If you’ve ever picked up a roller and brush and painted a room, you may have quickly learned (as I did) that it’s not necessarily as easy as it …

The 33 Best White Paints According To Top Interior Designers

White paint can make or break a room. Here, what you need to know about the best shades.<p>If you think there is a universal white paint out there, you're wrong. White paints come in a spectrum of hues just like any other color, and there are definitely some stand outs among the many options out …

Home Decorating

How To: Enable a Passcode to Protect Your Device's Contents

Think about all the important information and communication methods that you have available on your phone. Now think that it's probably all …

iPhone Travel

Jason Percival of NEPA Geeks shares this great shot of Labadee, Haiti. Please do what you can to help everyone in Haiti recover from the horrible …

The iPhone Traveler Pt. 1 – Pre-vacation planning

Apple’s iPhone is the best computer I’ve ever owned. It’s powerful yet fits in my pocket. It gets fantastic battery life and, with the proper …

How to view and navigate through a book's table of contents in iBooks for iPhone and iPad

If you use iBooks to purchase and download books to your iPhone or iPad, you have a very easy way to find exactly what you're looking for using the …

Best Free iPad App of the Week: History

Who doesn’t like free? And who doesn’t like great iPad apps? When the two come together it’s great stuff. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent free iPad app here every Saturday.<p>This week’s pick is <b>History</b>, the official app for the History Channel. It brings all the most …

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