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How to adjust the backlight strength, time-out length of the Pebble Time

The color screen on the Pebble Time is pretty, but hard to see indoors. Hopefully these new settings improve the experience.

By July 23, 2015


Five Android apps that prolong your smartphone's battery life

This collection of apps will not only extend the life of your handset, but could also improve its overall performance.

By September 26, 2015


Gmail takes a Friday timeout

Google's popular Gmail service dropped offline for a bit at midday Friday. Service disruptions also hit Calendar, Drive, Docs, and Google+ Hangouts, among others.

By January 24, 2014


Windows 10 Settings menu: The Personalization tab

The Personalization tab is where you can go to customize your Windows 10 experience.

By June 5, 2015


Get the most out of the Galaxy S6 Edge's curved screen

The edge screen on Samsung's hottest new phone shows off notifications, news and a night time clock.

By April 9, 2015


Make a workaround to avoid time-outs at shutdown in OS X

If OS X continually halts shutdown because an application has not quit in time, you can get around it with a custom Automator workflow.

By March 12, 2013


Troubleshooting HTTPS timeouts in OS X Mountain Lion

The MTU handling in OS X Mountain Lion may not work with the configuration for some Web servers, and might need to be adjusted.

By January 9, 2013


Adjust the sudo time-out behavior in OS X

If you use the sudo command often to make changes to your system, you can adjust when it requires you to enter your password.

By January 7, 2013


How to check for software updates on Android Wear

Checking for a software update on your Android Wear smartwatch is an easy, but hidden, task.

By July 8, 2014


Give annoying Facebook friends an imaginary time-out

Yes, there's an app for that. Defriendtion lets you call out over-sharers with a viral badge of dishonor on their walls.

By November 28, 2012