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.

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 […]

Top 4 Relaxing Sounds Apps for iOS and Android


While some of us fall asleep as soon as our heads hit the pillow, for others it may take hours of staring blankly at the ceiling. It might be insomnia, anxiety or just years of accumulated bad habits. In times like these, relaxing your mind and body and focusing on your breath helps a lot. […]

Top 4 Free Android Apps For Listening To SoundCloud and Grooveshark


When it comes to streaming songs, there is no such thing as a free lunch. Or is there? Sure, streaming services like Spotify have free tiers now but they are laden with frequent ads and the mobile apps are limited to a point where you can’t even manage your now playing queue. On the desktop, […]

7 Reasons to Use Google Keep As Your Note Taking Tool


Keep is Google’s official foray into the world of note taking. It’s a standalone app only available for Android, Chrome and the web. It’s not as feature rich as Google Drive, but it makes for a really great minimal note taking tool. In the article about minimal note taking apps I told you how I […]

The Best Apps For Improving Wikipedia Experience On Web, iOS And Android


Wikipedia started out in 2001 and it still looks like a site developed in 2001. On the desktop, it’s helpful, sure. And you’re used to it. But on mobile, it’s a whole different story. Wikipedia pages are quite long. And you find yourself jumping from one link to another as you plunge deeper and deeper into […]

How To Manage Music Playback When You Have Friends Over

Music With Friends

When you’re alone, listening to your favorite jams is a joyful affair. You either stick to your favorite playlist, an album you love, or go to Spotify and look up editorially curated music picks. But when you’ve got friends over it’s not nearly as simple. If you’re lucky, all of your friends have the same […]

4 Important and Little-Known iPhone Privacy Settings


The iPhone is a smartphone that really puts the power of a handheld computer in your pocket, and as such, it can also carry some of the most personal aspects of your life, including sensitive information, important memories, and more. Because of this, it is extremely important to be able to keep this information as […]

The Pros and Cons of Xiaomi Mi3 You Should Know Before Buying


Note: This article is primarily for our visitors from India, where Xiaomi Mi 3 was recently launched. But the device is available in many other countries as well and it probably wouldn’t be a waste of your time to read this if you are not in India. Xiaomi Mi3 is finally here. And you’re probably […]

5 Time-Saving, Super Useful iPhoto Keyboard Shortcuts


For any Mac user, iPhoto is the place to go when it comes to organizing and enhancing his photo library. This is thanks to both iPhoto’s ability to sort all your images and its great set of image editing tools. However, just because iPhoto is so handy already doesn’t mean the way you use it can’t […]