I bet you didn’t realize how cool it is to make your own ringtone using your name (and the names of any of your contacts). There are some awesome apps that allow you to make a new ringtone and even personalize your vibration pattern — in case you’re like me and set your phone to vibrate most of the time. I’ll show you the best sites to get creative with your ringtones and vibrations.
You can use a custom QR code to store an unlimited amount of data, photos, and videos in one place and share it with a unique audience. See my favorite ways to use QR codes for your pet’s ID tag, as well as your own luggage tags, custom business cards, your resume & cover letter, and house-for-sale flyers.
Have you ever lost your smartphone? I have. It’s a terrible feeling! I left my phone in a women’s bathroom — never to be seen again (by me anyway). Smartphone security should be as high on your list as laptop security. Follow these 7 tips for increased cellphone security and download the suggested phone security apps to keep your phone safe at all times.
Want to donate or recycle your old cell phone? Cell phone recycling is a win-win for everyone — including our planet! Here’s how to recycle cell phones to help the environment and raise money for charitable organizations by donating old phones. Plus, info about the data eraser apps so you can delete all of the personal information from your phone before you donate it.
Have you ever placed a Skype call? If not, here are the ins and outs of using Skype to make Internet phone calls from your computer, rather than from a traditional phone. Everything you need to know about Skype Internet phone services and othe rfree alternatives. Plus, a few other great ways to use Skype daily!
Read this before you buy new wallets & purses with RFID protection! The facts about the security of chip credit cards and how electronic pickpocketing works
Before you buy a USB car charger, you might want to consider the Nonda ZUS smart car charger. It charges 2x faster, has 2 USB ports, and has GPS capabilities!
I wish I knew these things about cell phone batteries before I burned through a cell phone battery in just under a year! You can learn from my mistakes.
If your Android phone isn’t working properly, putting it in Safe Mode may help you troubleshoot the problem. It’s how you can tell if an app is the problem.
GTasks is the best task manager! It makes taking notes, scheduling appointments, and setting reminders a cinch… using your phone OR your computer.
Google Rewards is a fun & easy way for Android phone users to earn credits in the Google Play Store – 25 cents to $1.00 for answering Google opinion surveys
I switched from the Droid X for the Galaxy Nexus cell phone. So did my hubby. See which apps I consider to be “must-haves” for the Galaxy Nexus, as well as all of the great things (and the not-so-great things) that hubby and I have noticed about this phone.
I’ve been using Dropbox for over a year now, and I love it. Perhaps you’ve heard about Dropbox, but you’re not exactly sure what you would use it for. Here’s why I like Dropbox so much, plus lots of fun ways you can use it.
These are my favorite Android apps that I use on my Droid X and highly recommend for other newbies to Android phones.
If you’re thinking of getting an iPhone or an Android phone for the first time, then you will appreciate this summary of the similarities and differences between these 2 smartphones.
I’m completely clueless when it comes to downloading free ringtones. I mean I know HOW to do it — you just upload a file to your cell phone. But I never really knew how to find decent sites that could be trusted for downloading a new ringtone to my phone. I finally found some ringtone sites that can, indeed, be trusted. And yes, they’re FREE.