Museums only give you so much information about a piece of art when you visit. There's usually a little plaque next to the piece with a bit of background and context. Sometimes you can use an audio tour, but aren't those kind of boring to listen to?
Fortnite is finally coming to Android phones -- but it won't be coming to the Google Play Store. In a surprise move, Fortnite's publisher has elected to provide the installer file directly on its website, and owners of certain Samsung phones and tablets got an advanced peek at the game before the beta started for the rest of us on August 12.
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Nothing is more irritating than being a smoker and having someone who has never smoked tell you to "just quit." It's not that simple. It's an addiction, you like it, and most important, to quit, you have to want to stop.
There are hundreds of reasons to ditch this habit (speaking as a smoker in reform). Smoking physically ages you, leads to cancer, complicates pregnancies, and increases the chance of other illnesses. Smaller, less life-threatening reasons make... Read More »
A graduate researcher at UC Berkeley discovered evidence that her Android phone was tracking her movements even with location history disabled, according to a report by the Associated Press, which consulted with researchers at Princeton to confirm the existence of the issue.
Need an easy way to sync and see photos from your mobile phone on your PC? If you have an Android phone and the latest Windows 10 Insiders build, Microsoft has a trick up its sleeve.
Among several new features in the latest Windows 10 Insider Preview Build is an updated app called Your Phone. Through the update, you can quickly access the photos on your Android phone, Microsoft explained... Read More »
Just in time for the 2018-19 school year, Google Classroom is getting some renovations. Google Classroom, launched in 2014, is a learning management system for teachers and students. The program is usable from a web browser, but also comes in app form for iOS and Android.
The Classwork page is designed to make creating, organizing and finding work easier. Instructors... Read More »
Eager gamers have heard that Fortnite is finally coming to Android, but not everyone is aware that this particular title won't be coming to the Google Play Store, which is the home of almost every Android app on the planet.
Instead, its publisher, Epic Games, will be offering the download directly on its website, where you can now sign up for a beta access code. However, only a certain set of Android phones are currently compatible.
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Ottawa is jumping on the time travel app bandwagon and sending its citizens and tourists back in time. The Time Traveller app for iOS uses maps that show users what happened in Canada's capital from right where they're standing.
Canada's 150th birthday inspired city archivist Paul Henry to make the country's history more accessible from smartphones.
When smartphones became a staple in our everyday life, I had been driving for awhile. My mom still told me she would yank my license faster than I could blink if I ever texted while driving. While I admit I've shamefully broken the rule more than once, I also can say I've taken my mom's phone out of her hand plenty of times when she was behind the wheel.
While the main concern of parents is their children's safety, with mobile... Read More »
You've just installed the new beta of Google's Digital Wellbeing app on your Google Pixel or Pixel 2. But the app itself doesn't appear on your home screen or in your app drawer. How do you find it and launch it? A new utility called Pixel Shortcuts can help.