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How to Block on the HTC EVO

The HTC EVO allows you to block your caller ID on outgoing calls. You can also block incoming calls from people with whom you'd rather not talk for whatever reason. When you block your caller ID and make a call, the person receiving the call will see "Restricted" or "Unknown" rather than your phone

Reader's Choice Awards 2010 Winners: About: Macs

It's time to announce the winners of the Reader's Choice Awards 2010. As you may be aware, the Reader's Choice Awards are entirely driven by you, the readers of the About.com network. The guides who run the individual sites, such as About: Macs, chose the categories for the awards, bu

How to Alphabetize Apps on an iPad

Each iPad app you download from the App Store shows up as an icon on the home screen, but as you accumulate more apps, it becomes harder to navigate to the app you want quickly. Conveniently, the iPad allows you to move each app icon to a different position on the same home screen or an entirely di

How to Activate Wi-Fi on an iPod Touch Manually

The iPod touch doesn't just provide you with a music library on the go. It also has Internet capabilities. The iPod touch can connect to available wireless Internet connections and surf the Web using the Safari browser included on the device. Usually, Wi-Fi capabilities are enabled automatically. Bu

How to Use an iPod as a Second Computer Monitor

The release of iPhone OS 2.0 brought about third-party applications for the iPhone and iPod Touch. These applications have greatly extended the ability of these devices. A few developers have created a way to use your iPod Touch (and iPhone and iPad) as an external display for your computer. Running

Review of Photoshop CS5

Review of Photoshop CS5: Photoshop CS5 continues the program's long tradition as the premier image editing application on the Mac. With Photoshop CS5, Adobe has moved to a 64-bit application completely rewritten in Cocoa, Apple's native Objective C programming language.

How to Hook an iPod to the Back of a Prius Deck

Hook your iPod to your Prius deck so that you can listen to one of your own custom playlists while you're driving. The Prius comes equipped with an auxiliary jack, allowing you to connect most types of MP3 playing devices. Provided your iPod has battery power, you can then listen to it instead of th

What Is the Apple Jailbreak?

Jailbreaking an Apple device is a process that enables users of iOS devices, such as iPhones and iPads, to unlock the operating system. Once a device is jailbroken, you can download a number of applications and software-based tweaks that are unavailable through Apple's App Store.

How do I Check the Balance on Prepaid T-Mobile iPhone?

In the United States, the iPhone is sold exclusively for use on the AT&T wireless network. It is possible, however, to use a "jailbroken" and unlocked iPhone with T-Mobile's prepaid service, which offers both a prepaid unlimited calling plan and a pay-as-you-go prepaid service. As of 2

How Can I Get the App Store on My iPod Touch?

The iPod touch, an MP3 player made by Apple, comes with a variety of free apps already installed. For example, the "Camera" app enables you to shoot pictures and videos with the device's two built-in cameras; the "Maps" app gives you access to Google Maps; and the "Music" app lets you play music and

How to Get Calendar Events From a Computer to an iPhone

The iPhone supports syncing with various calendars from the Internet and from desktop applications, including Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express for Windows and iCal for Mac OS X. Syncing your calendars will place all of each calendar's events on your iPhone. By default, iTunes merges the events

My iPod 2.2.1 Won't Restart

Restarting an iPod can resolve many common problems, such as freezing and functionality glitches. You can typically restart a touch-wheel iPod by pressing down on "Menu" and "Select" (the center button and the top of the wheel), and you can restart your iPod Touch by pressing down on "Sleep/Wave" an

How Can I Remove Cycorder Apps from My iPhone?

Cycorder is a free video compression application available on jailbroken iPhones through the Cydia store. The Cycorder application allows you to take video using your iPhone's camera at higher resolutions than are possible with the iPhone's native Camera application. You can delete the Cycorder appl

How to Organize Your Homescreen

All smartphones have a home screen, which is the screen that contains shortcuts to your phone's applications. Many phones have multiple home screens. As expected, the home screen can get cluttered with applications and look completely disorganized. Unless you have a method to your madness, you'll pr

Tools & Utilities for the Sansa Clip 2G

The Sansa Clip is a versatile music and audio mp3player. The sleek player comes in an array of colors and offers users a multitude of choices for music playing, music management, audio recording and more. The 15-hour battery life, built-in microphone and belt clip provide above-average...

How to Synchronize IPhone in ITunes

The iTunes program is not only a media player, but a manager for Apple mobile devices including the iPod, iPad and iPhone. When connected to your iPhone, the iTunes program copies content to the device from its library based on your synchronization settings. ITunes sets your iPhone synchronization s

Navigator 905 Review – Genius Wireless Notebook Mouse Review

Navigator 905 Review: The Navigator 905 is one of the newest notebook mice from Genius. It incorporates a high precision BlueEye tracking system that you can set to 800, 1200 or 1600 DPI. The Navigator 905 is a wireless mouse that uses 2.4 GHz technology. It comes with a very small USB transceiver t

How to Import Outlook Contacts to Gmail on a Droid Eris

The Droid Eris runs the Google Android operating system, which integrates with other Google products, such Google Docs, Google Maps and Gmail. If you already use Outlook on your computer, you may have created a group of contacts that you want to use in your Eris. You don't need to enter each contact

How to Format a Sansa Fuze From a PC

The Sansa Fuze is a multimedia device that supports numerous audio and visual features. Primarily designed as a digital music player, the device also stores photos, plays videos, FM radio and possesses voice recording capabilities. Available items are efficiently stored in different folders, each pe