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How to Sideload Apps on a Budget Android Tablet

Jeff Dunn

...As TCPR notes, almost all app distribution on Android devices is through the Android Market, and most developers of those apps do not offer independent downloads from their own websites. This will make some apps simply unavailable for those who rely completely on sideloading. ...Once the apps have been downloaded, users will need to take those application package (or, APK) files and move them onto the tablet. ... Read full article

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How To Do Everything New in iOS 7

Matthew Elliott

...The app icons are still present along the bottom, but above each one is a screenshot of the app, giving you a bit more information at a glance about each of the apps you have running. ...Instead, you simply swipe up on an app’s screenshot and fling it off the screen to quit the app. ...Camera and Photos Apps The Camera app received a makeover in iOS 7, though many of its features are available in the iPhone 5 or later. ... Read full article

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How To Reuse and Recycle Old Phones and Gadgets

Sarah White

...AirDisplay is available for $9.99 in both Google Play and the Apple App Store. ...Notifications can pop up, interrupting and luring you away to other apps or services. ...Some apps even let users watch live sporting games with a subscription. For example, the WatchESPN app works with certain cable providers to deliver live streaming content for some of the biggest games. ... Read full article

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How To Back Up Your Phone and Transfer Contacts, Android Style

Valerie Sarnataro

...The free app automatically sends SMS threads to Gmail and stores them under a new label entitled “SMS.” ...The Flickr app costs $1.99 USD in Google Play, which might make the Photobucket platform a more attractive choice, since unlike the Flickr App, Photobucket is free and automatically uploads newly added pictures to the user’s account. ...In order to backup data, users must download the Mobile Transfer app on their old device and set up an account. ... Read full article

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How To Set Up an Inexpensive Home Security System

Sarah White

...With an app like Mobile Security Camera (FTP), users can create a cloud-based home monitoring system using an old smart device. ...If you already have an IP or Network security, you can monitor those through the app as well. It costs $1.50 a month for basic usage, and the app itself is free for Android and iOS. ... Read full article

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How to Use Your iPad as Your TV

Jeff Dunn

...To help these TV viewers go mobile, TabletPCReview has put together a nifty guide of 14 entertainment apps that anyone can use straight from their iPads. These range from general services like Hulu Plus and Netflix, to network-specific apps like HBO Go and ABC Player, to sports fixes like MLB At Bat and NHL GameCenter, to shopping services like QVC and HSN. ... Read full article

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How To Check Email and Get Online While Away

Jamison Cush

...A quick online search reveals dozens of others, and mobile apps too, including JiWire’s, Hotspotting, and Wada. ...Apple strictly forbids tethering apps in its App Store, though sometimes an inconspicuous app sneaks in with a hidden tethering feature, but quickly gets pulled once sites like Brighthand start reporting on it. ...MiFi Between hotpot features and tethering apps, who needs a personal MiFi? ... Read full article

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How To Turn Your Smartphone into a Business Phone

Daniel Dern

...Unless explicitly noted, none of these services require any new hardware, though they may require an app or other software. ...If users have a Google number, Google\'s Mobile Voice app shows the Google number as the phone number they\'re calling from. ...The OneSuite mobile app also integrates with users\' contacts on their smartphone. ... Read full article

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How to Pick Your First Smartphone: Choosing an Operating System

Jeff Dunn

...Add to that the largest app marketplace in existence and you have a serious contender for the best mobile OS today. ...Nevertheless, it’s still a safe and secure treat for mostly enterprise users, even if its app selection and overall looks are lacking by comparison. ...That company’s Windows Phone OS is still a relative newbie, so its app selection and manufacturing partnerships are still coming into their own. ... Read full article

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How to Instant Boot Chrome OS

Jeff Dunn

...Well, DesktopReview would like to suggest Chrome OS, Google’s very own lightweight, app-based operating system. ... Read full article

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How To Back Up Your Data with Amazon Glacier

Vince Font

...AWS is sort of like the entry portal that gives you access to an enormous variety of cloud computing goodies, including apps, software, and 30GB of free block storage or 5GB of free object storage. ... Read full article