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So you want to learn how to code? Here's how to get started
It’s never been easier to start learning, and there are many free online resources to help you out.
These are the best smartphone games for your kids
If they’re going to be using your phone to pass the time, they may as well be playing good games.
Phone specs: which ones are actually worth paying attention to?
With features like megapixels and RAM thrown about, it’s easy to get bogged down by the specs offered by smartphone makers, but there’s only a few worth looking at.
Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here's what you should consider
The children and teens of today might be more tech savvy, but that doesn’t mean you should automatically get them a smartphone.
How to transfer contacts from one smartphone to another
At some point you’re going to have to change phones and with it, transfer your contacts list. Here’s how.
How to set up Family Sharing for your Apple devices
If your children use an iPhone or iPad, then Family Sharing will give you more control over what they download and purchase on their device.
Not using your old phone any longer? Here's why you should recycle it
Considering how often we change our smartphones or devices, it’s worth knowing the best ways of safely disposing them.
Using iOS 8? Then you need to know about these features
Once you get past the initial additions, you’ll find a lot of features hidden away in iOS 8.
How to change the password for your WiFi modem
Default passwords may seem long, but they’re not that secure so you should change it when you get the chance.
How to get a refund for that app you bought
Because there are moments where you might want your money back.
How to keep your child safe while they're online
The internet is a vast and useful tool, but for parents, it something that comes with its own drawbacks. Here is how you can ensure they stay safe while they’re online.
Here are the photo and video apps teens are using nowadays
It’s not just instant messsaging apps they’re using, quite a lot of time goes into watching and creating videos and images too.
What to consider when buying a tablet for your family
Tablets are handy devices, but if you’re undecided on whether your family needs one or not, here’s what you should be asking.
Thinking of doing your grocery shopping online? Here's how to get started
While there are benefits to shopping online, you shouldn’t jump in head first.
Which services let you share accounts with your family?
Because sharing the one Netflix account with them can be a bit of a pain sometimes.
Wondering what messaging apps teens are using? Here's what you should look out for
If you’re struggling to keep up with the different messaging apps out there, you’ve come to the right place.
How to store all your family photos on the cloud
If you want a handy way to save photos and be able to access them anywhere, you’ve come to the right place.
How to protect yourself against unwanted app charges
Because nobody wants to be greeted with a large bill at the end of the month.