Feature Posts on Guiding Tech

Features on Guiding Tech are the posts that showcase a special trick, guide, list.. anything that deserves a special mention. This page lists all those posts. Check them out.

6 Reasons for Android Users to Switch to iPhone 6 And 6 Plus (and 3 Reasons Not to)

iPhone 6 and 6 plus

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are here. And they are big. “Bigger than bigger” is the official tagline. Ever since the first Galaxy Note started the trend of big phones (phablets) the market has expanded to millions of devices. Till now, the screen size was one of the biggest factors stopping an Android user […]

A Running List Of Best iOS 8 Widgets (And How To Enable Them)

iOS 8 widget

It’s 2014; iOS 8 has landed and brought along widgets. If you told me this would happen 2 years ago I’d have laughed. Yet, here we are. While widgets in iOS 8 share a lot in common with the ones on Android, the implementation and interactions are totally different. For starters, the widgets are in the […]

All You Need to Know About Hacking Your PS Vita: VHBL, TN-V, Exploits, Emulators Explained


If you own a PS Vita, you have certainly heard at least mentions of users able to ‘hack’ it. Perhaps you are even wondering what all this hacking talk is about and if you could do it yourself. Well, you’re in luck – read along to find out everything you need to know about the PS […]

7 Cool Mobile Apps to Better Use of Your Time At Airports

airport stay

Of what little time I’ve spent at the airport, it’s never been a particularly joyous affair. Airports suck. But unless you’re willing to take a ship across the sea or sit in a train for two nights, you’ll have to go through that “horrific airport experience” that fades in comparison to the above alternatives. Still, you’re […]

5 Important Apple Watch Features That Are Little Known


On its recent September keynote, Apple finally announced its entrance to the wearable/fashion market with the Apple Watch. However, while we got a good look at this new wrist accessory from Cupertino, Apple left many questions unanswered about this new product. Thankfully, different reporters got answers to a few of these questions, finding out some […]

3 Awesome Ways To Integrate Dropbox In Chrome

dropbox chrome

Dropbox is awesome. It’s the thing that got me to “the cloud” and I’ve never climbed down since. Before I try a new productivity app, the first thing I check is if it has Dropbox integration. While virtually every good app plugs into Dropbox, the app itself remains fairly primitive. It’s just a collection of […]

4 Great Time-Saving iPad Tips for Beginners


If you are rocking an iPad for the first time, the experience can be a bit overwhelming. This is true even if you already had a tablet from a different brand before, since the operating system the iPad runs is different. The funny thing is, even if you have an iPhone and think that you […]

5 Helpful iOS Apps When Visiting a New Country


For most of us, being in a new country can be a unique, unforgettable experience. Especially if said country is radically different from ours. However, how much you enjoy the experience depends on how prepared you really are, otherwise you can miss out on a lot of things and end up spoiling a perfectly fine […]

How To Get The Most Out Of Multiple Monitor Setup On Mac

MacBook with external display

So you got an external monitor to use with your MacBook or you’ve upped your game and got yourself two of them. Coding will never be the same, I’m telling you. Neither will writing, or research. With all that room you can have a lot of fun with multiple windows arranged just the way you […]

Top 3 Apps That Help You Discover Amazing Videos Quickly


The most surprising phenomenon of the internet generation is that we still get bored. Of course, there’s an entirely captivating world out there – but then again, you need to put pants on to go outside. The internet is an amazing all-encompassing playground. The amount of free media and knowledge available on the internet for […]

GT Answers: Should You Buy A 27 Inch 1080p Monitor?


This is one of those things where size does matter. The bigger the screen the more windows you can fit in, the more multitasking you can accomplish. Movies look better, pictures can be displayed in more detail. But unlike on your TV, you’re not always dealing with just colorful media. When it comes to monitors, there’s text […]

How to Stream Your Windows 8 Screen to Android


Before I start, let’s take a look at a scenario we might face in everyday life. Suppose you’re in the middle of watching a movie on your computer and you suddenly feel like moving to the balcony to enjoy the movie on your tablet with the fresh air and a cup of coffee. What a […]

StatusDuck Review: A Flawed But Convenient Dock Replacement For Mac


If you rely heavily on your Mac to get any serious amount of work done, then most likely the Dock is one of the tools you end up using the most. However, there are some of us out there who just can’t stand having the Dock in view. Be it for the fact that it […]

GT Explains: What Are Sleep Tracking Apps, How They Work and the Best Ones

Sleep as Android

When we sleep, we alternate between deep sleep and light sleep cycles. These phases generally last 30 minutes. At least that’s what science tells us, but sleeping patterns are different for each of us. Some go to sleep as soon as they hit the bed, some take hours. Which is why mentally calculating when you’ll […]