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20 Things You Didn’t Know Your iPhone Could Do

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1. Stop Screen Flipping     Swipe up from the bottom of the screen. That will reveal a set of music controls and other settings. Touch the grey icon with a circular arrow in the top right corner. Once you’ve tapped this icon a message will appear stating that, Portrait Orientation Lock: On.  This will ensure that your screen stays vertical no ... Read More »

7 Perfect Selfie Poses

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Smile     Smiling is always the perfect pose! You can play around with different smiles, of course. A closed-mouth coy smile can be great if you are shy about your teeth, and a wide, teethy grin can be just as flattering. No matter what, a smile is one of the most appreciated and charming expressions you can wear. Tip: This ... Read More »

4 Things You Didn’t Know Your iPhone Earphones Can Do

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Your EarPods™ are more than just a device for listening to audio. Here are 4 things you didn’t know they could do: 1. Take a Picture     Plug your iPhone Earphones in, position the camera and then press the volume-up button to snap the photo. This is a handy feature when you are trying to take a steady selfie or ... Read More »

5 Tips for Taking a Spectacular Selfie

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Back in 1839, it took Robert Cornelius up to 15 minutes as well as exposure to dangerous chemicals to take his selfie. It’s way easier today, especially with these simple selfie tips: Angles Angles can do wonders for a selfie. Downward angles should be avoided at all costs – no one has ever said: “Wow, sexy double chin” or “I ... Read More »

10 Things You Didn’t Know Siri Can Do

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Siri can do many things. Some not all of us know about. Here is a list of our top 10 things siri can do: 1. Opening an App You can say, Open Facebook or Play Angry Birds or Launch Maps. 2. Change Settings You can make changes to certain basic settings. You can say, for example, Turn on WiFi, Turn off Bluetooth or Turn ... Read More »

Can Amazon Set Fire to the Smartphone Market?

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Rumours have been sparking since 2011 that Amazon planned to unveil its own smartphone. And where there’s smoke, there is the Fire Phone, launched at an event in Seattle on June 18, 2014. Same Same, but Different The Fire Phone’s specifications compare well against rivals like the Apple iPhone 5s, Samsung Galaxy S5, or Nokia Lumia 1520, but it doesn’t ... Read More »

5 DIY Ways to Fix a Scratched Screen

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A scratched screen, is there anything more terrifying than dropping your brand new smartphone and then seeing a scratch across the screen? Maybe its just small scratches accumulated from the heavy use from thousands of social updates, whatever the cause here are some great tips on getting rid of those pesky phone screen scratches: 1. Toothpaste The Internet dubs this the ... Read More »

Lego Fusion series: “It’s all about the play”

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If you are constantly nagging your children to play outside or with toys, instead of poking at pixels all day long, your battle just got tougher. Lego is going digital in a very cool way! On 19 June, Lego Systems Inc. announced the soon-to-be released next big project for Lego, LEGO FUSION games. This is how it works: “For kids, ... Read More »

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