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Does FaceTime use data? (Hint: yeah, it does)

Years and years ago, when a movie wanted you to know it took place in the future, it showed everyone making video calls. And now, anyone with an iPhone can use the FaceTime app to make video calls from pretty much anywhere. We still don’t have flying cars, but that’s a complaint for another blog. ... Read more

How to block a number

We’ve all been there. Whether you’re getting calls from a telemarketer in Florida, pestered by a Hinge date that won’t take a hint, or want to get rid of spam calls for good, knowing how to block a number is a useful skill. Let’s get into it. How to block a number on Android Open... Read more

What to do with old cell phones

So you’ve upgraded to a new phone. Congrats. Whether you’ve completely switched wireless carriers and are looking to start fresh, or you just upgraded to a next gen device, you now have an old phone you don’t know what to do with. We get it, electronics disposal can be tricky. And while breaking it in... Read more

Why You Need to Keep Your Phone Updated

Keeping your phone up to date is a thing. Technology moves quickly nowadays, and what was new 12 months ago is now outdated. Unfortunately, that can include your phone. When cell phones entered our lives they were built to call someone, and in most cases only in emergencies. Now we use them as an extra... Read more

10 Ways Our App Will Make Your Life Easier

Yep, there is an app. And yep, it’s the easiest way to manage everything that is Mint. Whether you have joined the movemint, or are still to see the wireless saving light. You’re on Mint: 1. Keep tabs on your monthly data usage Get real time updates any time to see how much or little... Read more

6 Easy Ways To Cut Down Your Data Usage

Running out of high-speed data can be annoying – like when your cat videos won’t buffer or when your endless Twitter scroll is interrupted by slow loading. But it doesn’t have to be that way. We’ve rounded up six easy-peasy ways to cut down your data usage. 1. Adjust WiFi settings to automatically connect to... Read more