Not fond of random apps being recommended to you on your iPhone or iPad's lock screen? CNET's Dan Graziano shows you how to disable one of iOS 8's creepiest features.
iOS 8 is so smart it recommends what app you should be using based on your location, or not, depending on your preference.
Learn how to disable videos from playing automatically in your Facebook news feed for both the mobile app and on the desktop.
Netflix added a feature that lets you make movie and TV recommendations to friends. Learn how it works and how, should it get spammy, to turn it off.
A quick Terminal command can turn off App Nap, letting all of your apps run at their full capacity when hidden from view.
Dynamic Perspective can quickly become more annoying than useful. Here's how to disable it.
A group of students develop a lamp switch that can be operated by a service dog to help people with limited mobility.
Just in case you don’t like having mixed SMS with Hangouts’ conversations, you can disable merged conversations after the latest update to Hangouts for Android.
Several mobile apps on the market already try to prevent you from texting while driving, but a freshly-published Apple patent filing suggests a more automated solution.
You can turn off in-app purchases entirely or put the kibosh on the 15-minute grace period by requiring a password for every purchase.