Five New Ways To Improve Your Life

Improving your life isn’t always a matter of making big complex changes: often it’s the small incremental steps that add up. Here are five new techniques that you can apply to make life better.


CallWho Widget Adds Contextual Shortcuts To Your Frequent Contacts

Android: You probably have a handful of contacts that you call more often than the others, and usually at predictable times. CallWho learns who you call and when, then adds those contacts to a handy widget.


How To Buy A Used Smartphone Without Getting Screwed

Buying a used smartphone can save you some money, but it obviously involves a few risks. Here are some tips I’ve learned after buying many used phones.


Improve Your Presentations And Public Speaking 60 Seconds At A Time

Most of us weren’t born orators and could use a little rehearsal to make speaking in public more natural and presentations less sucky. Andrew Ng, Coursera co-founder and Stanford professor, suggests doing deliberate practise sessions to get better at these highly useful skills.


Five New Accessories For Any Phone

If you’ve just bought a new smartphone, or if you’re thinking of buying one, there are always a few bits and pieces you can purchase to make your new toy just a bit better.

Whether it’s a case to protect it from accidental drops, a spare charging cable, or a pair of headphones to make your commute more bearable, we’ve rounded up five accessories that any new smartphone would be lucky to have.


Virgin Clamps Down On Social Media Data, 'We Hope You Enjoyed The Freebie'

It’s been a good run, but it wasn’t going to last forever. If you’re a Virgin Mobile customer, you may have been accessing Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, without any of that data counting towards your limit. That’s about to change.


The Real Benefits Of Regular Family Meals (Beyond Good Food)

Family dinners aren’t just for the holidays. They actually have benefits far outside of sharing that ham or lamb feast among people you care about.


Make Your iPhone Automatically Dial Someone's Extension

We don’t remember phone numbers too often nowadays because our smartphones remember them for us. But what about when you need to dial an extension, too? Rather than write it down in a note, Yahoo! Tech reveals a simple way to make your iPhone do the work for you.


Facebook Introduces Opt-In 'Nearby Friends' Feature

Today Facebook began rolling out a new feature called Nearby Friends. It does exactly what it sounds like: tells you when your friends are nearby so you can get in touch with them.


Hide Read Receipts In WhatsApp To Keep Your Messaging Habits Private

Like a lot of text messaging clients, WhatsApp shows when a recipient views a text. That can be annoying and intrusive. If you want to disable those last seen messages, there’s an easy way to do it.