How to enable RCS messaging in Google Messages on Android phones

RCS messaging allows your regular text messaging app to ditch SMS and act more like a chat app. Here’s how to turn on RCS messaging on an Android phone.

How to delete and recover photos from your iPhone

As the volume of images shot with your iPhone grows, managing them is critical to the proper functioning of your handset. Having too many photos can deplete your storage. We show you how to delete and recover photos on your iPhone.

How to change your smartphone’s name

When you first purchased your iPhone or Android phone, it came with a generic name. But if you want a more personal touch, you can rename your phone with any name you want. Here’s how.

How to ‘Drop In’ on an Echo, Echo Show, or Echo Dot

Amazon recently rolled out a software feature called Drop In, which allows remote users to automatically connect to your Echo devices. Here’s how to utilize it with your smart speakers, or prevent users from accessing it temporarily.

Heading to CES 2020? Check out these tips and tricks first

Headed to CES 2020 this year? Looking to make the most of your time there? Check out these tips and tricks. We guarantee they’ll improve your show experience.

How to use the Find My app on iPhone

Find My is an Apple app and service that lets you locate and track the whereabouts of iOS, iPadOS, MacOS, WatchOS devices, and AirPods. It replaces and supplements the previous Find My iPhone and Find My Friends apps. Here’s how to use it.

How to watch every moment of the 2020 Golden Globes on Sunday

The 77th annual Golden Globes air live on NBC on January 5th. From the red carpet coverage to the ceremony itself, there’s a lot to see. Here’s how to watch on TV or online so you don’t miss a thing.

Google Photos: The best tips and tricks

Google Photos is among the most popular cloud-based photo backup and storage apps for both iOS and Android. Here are some tips on how to get the most from the service.

How to use split screen mode on your iPhone or iPad

With iOS 13 and iPadOS 13, you can use sophisticated multitasking features to work with two apps at the same time, to watch a movie, check your email, glance at the news, and other tasks. We show you how to get it done.

How to control which apps access your location on iOS and Android

Even if you are not obsessed with privacy, the idea that you can constantly be tracked through your smartphone apps is disconcerting. We’ll show you how to put a stop to it.