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Light your tree with your phone
Created: 12/12/2013Use an Internet-connected power strip to manage your holiday lights using any smartphone.
Get the Android KitKat launcher now
Created: 11/08/2013Can't wait to get Android KitKat on your older Android device? Here's how to get the home screen launcher now.
Master Android 4.4 KitKat's advanced photo editor
Created: 11/07/2013Get to know KitKat's robust photo editor, which includes advanced tools for fine-tuning and even creating your own filters.
Extend battery life on Android 4.4 KitKat
Created: 11/06/2013Reaching for the charger too often? Find out which new settings are draining your Android 4.4 phone's battery life.
Tips for the iPhone 5S' fingerprint scanner
Created: 10/31/2013Get more out of Touch ID with these little-known tips and tricks.
Extend battery life on iOS 7
Created: 09/27/2013Some of iOS 7's features -- including some hidden settings -- could be killing your phone's battery life. Here's how to make sure your iPhone makes it through the day.
Fix iOS 7's most annoying quirks
Created: 09/26/2013There's a lot to love about iOS 7, but some of its new features just get in the way. Here are solutions to some of iOS 7's most annoying flaws.
Find your lost device with Android Device Manager
Created: 08/19/2013Can't find your Android phone or tablet? Pinpoint its location and remotely erase it with the Android Device Manager. Sharon Vaknin shows you how.
iPhone your car
Created: 08/12/2013Having trouble setting up your new iPhone with an older car? CNET's Donald Bell walks you through your options.
Connect an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch to your TV
Created: 07/16/2013With the right hookups, you can connect your iOS device to the big screen and play videos, music, and sometimes even games. Sharon Vaknin shows you how.
Customize Android's Home button shortcut
Created: 07/02/2013Override your Android phone's defaults and program the Home button to be a shortcut to whichever app you'd like. Sharon Vaknin shows you how.
Record silent Instagram videos
Created: 06/27/2013Love your Instagram videos but hate all the noise and unintentional dialogue that comes with them? CNET's Donald Bell shows you how to capture video with no audio.
Use two iPhones on one computer
Created: 06/21/2013CNET's Donald Bell shows you how to share a computer between two iOS devices while keeping your content separate and private.
Limit volume on iPhone, iPod or iPad
Created: 06/07/2013Afraid your kids are blowing out their eardrums with their iPod, iPhone, or iPad? CNET's Donald Bell shows how to lock down a maximum volume setting.