iOS 16.1 Beta Lets You Disable AirPods Pro 2 Touch Volume Control

Sunday September 25, 2022 3:18 am PDT by Sami Fathi In the iOS 16.1 beta, Apple is giving users of the second-generation AirPods Pro the ability to disable touch controls for volume. One feature of the new ‌AirPods Pro‌ is that users can increase or decrease volume by swiping up or down on the ‌AirPods […]

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AirPods Pro 2: How to Enable or Disable Charging Case Sounds

iPhone 14 Pro Customers Plagued With Issues Just Days After Release Tuesday September 20, 2022 2:20 am PDT by Sami Fathi The iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max officially launched this past Friday, and since their release, users have faced several bugs and issues, ranging from poor battery life, AirDrop not working, camera […]

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Apple Watch Ultra: How to Activate, Cancel, and Disable the Siren

If you ever become lost, injured, or have some other emergency situation and want to draw attention to your location, ‌Apple Watch Ultra‌ includes an 86-decibel siren that you can use. The siren uses a unique sound signature that incorporates two distinct alternating patterns, which can repeat for several hours. The first pattern suggests distress, […]

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How to disable Quick Settings and Notifications flyouts on Windows 11 2022 Update

On Windows 11 (opens in new tab), the Quick Settings and Notification Center flyouts allow users to quickly check missed notifications and manage essential features (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplane mode, etc.).  Although these are useful features, they allow users to make unwanted system changes and add unnecessary distractions. Whatever the reason it might be, the Windows 11 2022 […]

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How to disable update notifications on Windows 11 2022 Update

On Windows 11 (opens in new tab), whenever an update is ready, you will receive different notifications, including alerts to install and restart the computer to apply cumulative updates and feature updates (when available). Since these notifications can add distractions to your workflow, the system now includes a setting that you can enable to suppress all […]

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iPhone 14 Pro: How to Disable the Always-on Display

The newly launched iPhone 14 Pro and ‌iPhone 14 Pro‌ Max come with some advanced features not included in the rest of the iPhone 14 series, including an always-on display. The always-on display is essentially a non-customizable, tinted version of your iPhone‘s Lock Screen wallpaper, widgets, and any Live Activities that are running. Apple has […]

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How to enable or disable fast startup on Windows 11

On Windows 11, “Fast Startup” is a feature that speeds up the startup process. The feature has been available in previous versions of Windows, and it combines the hibernation and shutdown power techniques to boot a device faster than the traditional process.  If you want to understand how the fast startup feature works, you first […]

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One UI 5.0 lets you disable RAM Plus, Samsung’s virtual RAM feature

Samsung’s virtual RAM feature for Galaxy smartphones and tablets will improve with the release of One UI 5.0. It seems like every significant One UI update has added something new to RAM Plus, and One UI 5.0 will finally allow customers to disable this feature entirely. RAM Plus debuted on the Galaxy A52s 5G in […]

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How to Disable Your Active Status on Facebook and Facebook Messenger

iOS 16: How to Silence Notifications From Specific People When in a Focus Mode In iOS 16, currently in beta, Apple has made several improvements to Focus Mode, a feature that aims to help reduce distractions and let you zone in on a single thing. Part of the way Focus does this is by filtering […]

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Microsoft Office won’t disable VBA macros by default after all

What you need to know Microsoft will not block VBA macros by default in downloaded Office documents. The company has tested a default block for VBA macros since April 2022, but decided against rolling it out to general users. VBA macros present a security risk because they can be used to as part of malware […]

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Amazon to Permanently Disable Cloud Cam, Offers Affected Customers a Free Blink Mini and Echo

Amazon today announced that it is dropping support for its Cloud Cam indoor security camera, which launched in 2017. In an email, Amazon said customers will no longer be able to use the Cloud Cam and all companion apps starting December 2, 2022. Cloud Cam users will be able to download any video recordings until […]

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Hate Google Chrome’s newsfeed on your Galaxy smartphone? You can soon disable it

Are you frustrated by seeing unwanted news stories on Google Chrome’s home page on your Samsung phone or tablet? Well, there’s some good news for you. Google is working on removing Discover and Following feeds from the New Tab page on Chrome for Android. Currently, the New Tab page on Google Chrome for Android shows […]

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