The free Nomorobo service and AT&T's Privacy Manager help reduce the number of nuisance calls that aren't blocked by the Do Not Call registry.
Belarc Advisor's complete inventory of your system helps you spot potentially unwanted programs that CCleaner, Revo Uninstaller, and Windows 8.1's own uninstaller don't list.
A small-claims complaint asks Apple for a way to remove the automatically downloaded iOS 7 install file on iOS 6 devices and earlier, something that can take up space.
Apple's built-in update tool is downloading iOS 7 before people even ask to install it, taking up space that can't be reclaimed.
The social network gives members more clarity and control over what gets posted to their Facebook account when signing in to third-party applications with Facebook Login.
If you have a file or two you wish to remove from your Time Machine backups, you can do so right in the Time Machine interface.
Have you ever opened Apple's iMessage service only to receive a few spam alerts? If so, then Apple has a quick solution for that.
You no longer have to rely on the Web site to delete comments on Facebook.
You can ask your phone service provider to block calls from specific numbers, but it may be more practical to screen all calls from unfamiliar numbers and respond only to the legitimate callers. Doing so is easy using the Do Not Disturb feature for iPhones running iOS 6, and Groups on Android phones.
Verizon has been selling off some of its 700MHz spectrum licenses in the lower A block. And U.S. Cellular has agreed to buy some more.