How to Set Alexa as Your Default Digital Assistant on Android

How to Set Alexa as Your Default Digital Assistant on Android

If you have Amazon Echos around your house and rely on Alexa as your digital Assistant, we have good news: you can now set Alexa as your default digital assistant on Android. Here’s the skinny....

An Android User’s Take on the iPhone

An Android User’s Take on the iPhone

I started using Android with the original Motorola Droid back in 2009, and I’ve been a hardcore Android user ever since. Four months ago, I got an iPhone 8 and have been using it alongside my main Android phone. This is an Android user’s take on using the...

The Best Podcast Clients for Android

The Best Podcast Clients for Android

There’s no shortage of podcast apps in the Play Store, so finding a good one can be a challenge—especially if you’re shelling out a few bucks for it. Here are a few deserving of your attention. And dollars....

Game of Clones – Probably the Weirdest Dating Reality Show Ever

Game of Clones – Probably the Weirdest Dating Reality Show Ever

Game of Clones is a British dating reality show that has contestants describe the physical attributes of their perfect man/woman in great detail and then choose between several candidates that all look and dress the same. Apparently, the idea this new sho...

Japanese Shop Sells Realistic “Hooves Sandals” That Look Impossible to Walk On

Japanese Shop Sells Realistic “Hooves Sandals” That Look Impossible to Walk On

Ever wonder what walking on two hooves must be like? Well, you don’t have to be a faun to try it out, as one Japanese shop is more than happy to sell you a pair of realistic wooden hoof sandals....

What to Do if an App is Incompatible with Your Chromebook

What to Do if an App is Incompatible with Your Chromebook

Most Chromebooks have Android app support now, but not all your favorite apps are along for the ride. Here’s what to do if an app you want show up as “not compatible” with your Chromebook....

WINDOWS MAC IPHONE ANDROID SMARTHOME MORE… SEARCH How to Get Started with Androi

WINDOWS MAC IPHONE ANDROID SMARTHOME MORE… SEARCH How to Get Started with Androi

The Android home screen is powerful and customizable—if you take the time to set it up. While not an extensive guide on all things home screen, this beginner’s guide to the Android launcher should help get you started....

WANT TO SUE EQUIFAX OVER THE HACK? CHATBOT CAN HELP YOU DO SO FOR UP TO $25,000

WANT TO SUE EQUIFAX OVER THE HACK? CHATBOT CAN HELP YOU DO SO FOR UP TO $25,000

If you want to take legal action against credit agency Equifax for the way it (mis)handled your data, leading to a major data breach, but you don’t know how to go about it, there’s a simple way to get started. A chatbot that walks you through many of the...

WALMART SHOPPING APP TO CHALLENGE AMAZON BY SPEEDING UP IN-STORE RETURNS

WALMART SHOPPING APP TO CHALLENGE AMAZON BY SPEEDING UP IN-STORE RETURNS

When you consider that nearly a third of items ordered online end up getting returned, ecommerce companies need to ensure that the process of sending something back is as simple and straightforward as possible. Walmart, which has been steadily building...

HARD DRIVES OF THE FUTURE WILL BE FASTER AND LARGER THANKS TO NEW GLASS PLATTERS

HARD DRIVES OF THE FUTURE WILL BE FASTER AND LARGER THANKS TO NEW GLASS PLATTERS

Even if many modern systems eschew classic hard drive storage designs in favor of solid state alternatives, there are still a number of companies working on improving the technology. One of those is Hoya, which is currently prototyping glass substrates fo...