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# techguide - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Here's why you would want to factory reset your device
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Here's why you would want to factory reset your device

Nov 12th 2014, 12:00 PM 95,884 Views 26 Comments

It’s there in case you need to bring your phone back to square one, but what situations should you use it in?

# techguide - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Why is your smartphone's battery life so poor?
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Why is your smartphone's battery life so poor?

Nov 6th 2014, 12:00 PM 27,290 Views 52 Comments

And is it going to get better any time soon?

# techguide - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Here are the uses for private browsing that you might not have thought of
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Here are the uses for private browsing that you might not have thought of

Oct 29th 2014, 12:00 PM 15,744 Views 13 Comments

Its uses extend beyond visiting sites you don’t want saved.

# techguide - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Here's how you should rescue a soaking wet smartphone*
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Here's how you should rescue a soaking wet smartphone*

Oct 22nd 2014, 12:00 PM 18,886 Views 39 Comments

*For those of us not lucky enough to own a waterproof or water-resistant device.

# techguide - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Why are 'unlimited' data plans not actually unlimited?
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Why are 'unlimited' data plans not actually unlimited?

Oct 15th 2014, 12:00 PM 29,333 Views 58 Comments

Two words: fair usage.

# techguide - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Getting an SD card to increase phone storage? Here's what you need to know
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Getting an SD card to increase phone storage? Here's what you need to know

Oct 8th 2014, 12:04 PM 50,577 Views 31 Comments

Micro SD cards are a handy way of increasing storage space on your smartphone, but there’s more to consider than just space.

# techguide - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

How to make sure your phone doesn't get a scratch on it
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How to make sure your phone doesn't get a scratch on it

Oct 1st 2014, 12:00 PM 20,433 Views 35 Comments

If your phone has far too many scrapes and bumps, then it might be worth reassessing how you use it.

# techguide - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Can you control what permissions each app has access to?
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Can you control what permissions each app has access to?

Sep 24th 2014, 12:00 PM 7,114 Views 12 Comments

If you want to use an app but don’t want to give it access to certain features on your phone, what can you do?

# techguide - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Find app permissions confusing? Here's what you need to know
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Find app permissions confusing? Here's what you need to know

Sep 17th 2014, 12:00 PM 9,457 Views 2 Comments

If you’re not sure what features each app is accessing every time you use one, this is the place to start.

# techguide - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Here are the different lock screen security options at your disposal
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Here are the different lock screen security options at your disposal

Sep 10th 2014, 12:00 PM 22,798 Views 21 Comments

Most of us settle for the tried and trusted PIN, but what else can you use to keep your phone safe?

# techguide - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

What happens to your social media profiles when you pass away?
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What happens to your social media profiles when you pass away?

Sep 3rd 2014, 12:28 PM 16,458 Views 15 Comments

It’s not something any of us would want to think about, but if the situation arises, what do you do, and can you access them?

# techguide - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Mobile Monthly: The biggest developments that happened in August
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Mobile Monthly: The biggest developments that happened in August

Aug 27th 2014, 11:59 AM 460 Views 0 Comments

Where everyone will be creating hyperlapse videos, Snapchat’s big plans are revealed and a different approach from Samsung.

# techguide - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Why you should take five minutes out of your time to activate Find my Phone
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Why you should take five minutes out of your time to activate Find my Phone

Aug 20th 2014, 12:00 PM 27,798 Views 49 Comments

You will be thankful you activated it if your phone is ever stolen or goes missing.

# techguide - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

What to keep in mind when using your phone as a WiFi connection
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What to keep in mind when using your phone as a WiFi connection

Aug 13th 2014, 12:00 PM 45,112 Views 16 Comments

It has its advantages, but it also comes with its own risks.

# techguide - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Tech jargon leaving you confused? This glossary will help you out
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Tech jargon leaving you confused? This glossary will help you out

Aug 6th 2014, 12:09 PM 11,504 Views 12 Comments

If you don’t know your 4G from your selfie, then you’ve come to the right place.

# techguide - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Mobile Monthly: The biggest developments that happened in July
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Mobile Monthly: The biggest developments that happened in July

Jul 30th 2014, 12:00 PM 6,980 Views 3 Comments

Apple teams up with an old rival, Google’s smart contact lens gets a boost and Microsoft’s digital assistant reveals a talent for predicting football results.

# techguide - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

What to keep in mind when you're downloading apps
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What to keep in mind when you're downloading apps

Jul 23rd 2014, 12:00 PM 13,955 Views 3 Comments

It’s better to be safe than sorry.

# techguide - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Refresher: Every smartphone gesture you will ever need
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Refresher: Every smartphone gesture you will ever need

Jul 16th 2014, 12:00 PM 14,808 Views 5 Comments

Because everyone has to start somewhere.