Your Smartphone is Causing Your Insomnia

Phones are Linked to Sleep Problems Here’s the situation: you’re tired but you can’t fall asleep.  So, while you’re lying there in bed, you grab your phone and scroll through your social media accounts.  Eventually that gets boring, and you’re still not tired.  So you read the news.  Then you hop over to your favorite meme website.  Hours later you’re still at it. Sound familiar?  If it does, it’s not the insomnia that’s the problem… it’s your phone. There are a few…

Don’t Get Taken: Avoid Fake Android Apps

What to Look for in Fake Apps Not long ago a fake app for the iPhone duped a lot of people.  Even with Apple’s vetting process, it sneaked through their system and whoever created it essentially stole many thousands of dollars from users.  If you use an Android device, you have to be on the lookout as well. There are a ton of fake apps out there.  Some are so poorly made that hardly anyone is duped, but others are created…

Apple Wearables Market Seeing Growth

Wearables are the Future of Tech Love them or hate them, Apple is revolutionizing the tech industry.  Recent reports are showing that the company is bringing in a lot of revenue from their wearable markets, and the rumors are pointing to creating new wearable technology that will likely take over those particular sectors as well. What’s that look like?  For the consumer it means more technology, better technology, and better products.  For Apple it means they can focus on improvements.   Apple Wearables…

Facebook’s “Protect” App Not so Great

Skip this One for Privacy’s Sake We live in an era of digital crime.  Most of us don’t have to worry about our homes being broken into, or our vehicles stolen, or being mugged at gunpoint.  But almost all of us take some sort of measure to prevent our data from being stolen.  We put passwords on our phones, we make sure that our WiFi is secure, and we don’t give out our details via email.  So added security is…

Can I Recover Photos after Water Damage?

Suffering from Water Damage?  There’s Hope It’s the bane of every cell phone user’s existence: the water damage.  Broken screens are annoying, ruined charging ports are fixable, but you soak the phone and now it’s hopeless… right?  Fortunately, modern technology has come a long way, and all may not be lost. While water does some serious damage to the inside of phones, there are different aspects to water damage; some are worse than others.  Here’s a brief rundown of what you…