How-to’s

The best ways to watch hockey on mobile

The NHL season starts tonight, and before our fair nation begins sportsing all the sports, there’s still time to take stock of the best options to get your hockey fix…

Here’s how to roll back to iOS 8 from iOS 8.0.1

Apple yesterday celebrated the release of iOS 8.0.1, the first iOS 8 update since the operating system was released to the public last week. The bug was supposed to fix…

How do I remove unwanted cards from Google Now?

Question: I searched for the Blue Jays once and now Google won’t stop showing me cards with Blue Jays scores. How do I tell Google that I don’t care about…

How do I take a screenshot on my smartphone?

Question: I want to capture a copy of a text message, game, or confirmation page as it appears on the screen of your smartphone. Is this possible without downloading a…

PSA: Turn on two-factor authentication on these sites

This past weekend, personal photos from a number of celebrities were leaked online. Though it’s still not clear how these photos were obtained, it is clear that they were obtained…

How do I set up Android Device Manager?

Question: I’m worried about losing my phone and my data falling into the wrong hands. I used to have an iPhone so I know all about Find My iPhone and…

How do I sideload an Android APK?

Question: Can I get an app (or an app update) early, even if it’s not yet available to me or my device via the Google Play Store? Answer: Yes, absolutely….