• 5 Android shortcuts you'll wish you knew all along

    5 Android shortcuts you’ll wish you knew all along

    Whether you’re just getting started with Android, or a seasoned user, these are the five shortcuts you should be using right now. Bypass unlocking your phone (when it’s safe) This feature in the Lock screen and Security menu will let your device know when it’s safe to stay ...
  • How a $50 gadget is saving $840 a year on my electricity bill

    How a $50 gadget is saving $840 a year on my electricity bill

    Each month for the past six months, my electric company has sent me a letter in the mail to let me know my household uses more energy than my neighbors. (Shocking, I know.) Out of the closest 100 homes, I paid more than anyone else. In other words, my home ranked dead last, at 100. […]
  • PhotoMotion

    PhotoMotion

    PhotoMotion, from the makers of PhotoToaster, lets you put together a slideshow of images with the popular zooming and panning technique known as the Ken Burns effect, but doesn’t offer much else. There have been a number of apps that duplicated this dramatic style of slow panning over ...
  • Camera-crazy Good Samaritan rescues man from burning car

    Camera-crazy Good Samaritan rescues man from burning car

    Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that’s taken over our lives. If you hit a hole-in-one and no one sees it, how are you ever going to persuade anyone it happened? It’s quite similar with, say, saving someone’s life. If you can’t prove it, ...
  • How to teleport video games to any room of your home

    How to teleport video games to any room of your home

    Even Frank Underwood (you know, from “House of Cards”) sometimes needs to blow off steam playing video games. You do, too. And if you’re lucky, you too have a private den where you can escape from the world. But perhaps not. What about those times when your partner wants to ...
  • Make your own Facebook quiz with an app

    Make your own Facebook quiz with an app

    Addicted to Facebook quizzes? There’s an app for that. In fact, there are several apps that can help you create quizzes on Facebook. Quizzes for Facebook is one of the better apps for building quizzes because it’s simple and doesn’t post unwanted updates to your feed. To get ...