Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Vs the Note 2: How Do They Compare?

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 vs Note 3

Last week, Samsung officially unveiled the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, its follow-up to the massively popular Note 2. While we’ve already shown you five great reasons to consider the Note 3, and even touched on the differences between the Note 2 and its successor, this time we want to revisit the Note 3 and compare […]

How to Make an Image Out of Text in Photoshop


I’ve always been interested in making new and unique designs using the tools that come with Photoshop. We’ve looked at whitening teeth using a few simple tools, creating animated GIFs, and how to place transparent text over an image. Another such design is explaining an image through text. Not only can you choose what text […]

Top 5 Features of the New Sony Xperia Z1

1. Sony Xperia Z1

IFA took place last week, and with it came the announcement of quite a few exciting new devices in the tech world. While we’ve already taken a look at the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, let’s not forget that the Sony Xperia Z1 is also packing a pretty impressive punch, especially for those photo buffs out […]

How to View and Work on Google Drive Files When You’re Offline


Google Drive is my favorite platform for the word processing and spreadsheet suite within. I’ve used Microsoft Office for years but settled in very quickly when I was introduced to Google Docs and the like. With all its power of sharing files, making surveys, and even tracking your expenses, you hardly want to go without […]

Vellum for iOS: A Beautiful and Realistic Black & White Drawing App


For owners of iOS devices, drawing apps are not something that the App Store lacks. In fact, we have already written about Adobe Ideas, a great, free drawing and sketching iPhone app. However, as simple as an app like that might be, it definitely could be made simpler, especially for those of us who prefer […]

4 Best Smartwatches For Those Considering Buying One

Pebble Smart Watch

Smartwatches (yep, that’s officially one word now) have technically been around in one form or another since the late-80s, but today’s variants are much more powerful and are designed to closely work with our other mobile devices. Right now, the two best-known smartwatches on the market are the Pebble and the Sony Smartwatch series, but […]

How to Enable Remote Desktop Connection for Multiple Computers on a Network


Remote Desktop is great for connecting to a Windows computer from another part of the network. You can get access to local drives, printers, files, etc. as if you were sitting in front of it. While this is great, an issue arises when you have multiple computers on a network that you want access to […]

2 Excellent File Browser and Viewer Apps for iOS


As we become more connected thanks to smartphones like the iPhone and to personal computers that become more and more mobile, we become increasingly dependent on online storage services to safe-keep our documents and all kinds of data. The problem with this is that sometimes our important stuff can be found across so many different […]

Top 5 Things You’ll Want to Know About the New Samsung Galaxy Note 3

2. Samsung Galaxy Note 3

After plenty of hype, rumors and speculation, Samsung recently took the wraps off of the Galaxy Note 3. Not only is the handset coming to all four major U.S. Carriers in October, but over 140 global markets will see the device launch on the 25th of September. The Note 3 is a substantial upgrade to the […]

How to Create and Use Presenter Notes in iWork Keynote


In past entries, we have already discussed Apple’s own iWork suite of applications, including Pages, Numbers and of course, Keynote. This last one in particular, is not only tremendously flexible, but also quite superior to MS PowerPoint when it comes to usability and aesthetics, two aspects that are essential for creating presentations. One of the […]

3 Command Prompt Alternatives That Are Better than the Default


It’s 2013, who needs command prompt at this point, right? Wrong! For power users in particular, the command prompt is still relevant for special tweaks, commands and even killing Windows system processes. Unfortunately, command line might still be useful, but the actual Command Prompt tool really has fallen behind the times. While Microsoft makes occasional […]

How to Block Facebook Game App Invitations and Requests


Lately I started playing a lot of games on Facebook. The credit goes to my friends for luring me in with their unending requests. However, I must tell you that these game app invitations or requests are really annoying and can end up eating a lot of your productive time. I myself being a victim […]

Musyc: A Modern and Fun iPhone Game to Learn the Basics of Music Creation


While iOS games seem to overflow the App Store, very few of them are music-related. Usually, the most common of these are rhythm games, and while fun, they do little to add something to the musical knowledge of the player. Even worse, the ones that do tend to be, are either boring and unoriginal. This […]

4 Useful Firefox Add-ons for Shortening Links


Twitter and Facebook are two of the most popular social media websites. Although we all use these services every day to share images, videos, and links, there is a character limit that needs to be taken into account every time you post this information. In addition to social sites, sharing long URLs in emails looks […]