How to Turn Off the Background App Refresh on Android & iPhone to Save Phone Data

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How to Turn Off the Background App Refresh on Android & iPhone to Save Phone Data

Between email updates, text messages, videos, and photos, you’re probably well aware of the fact that your smartphone burns through quite a bit of data every day. However, what you may not know is that your smartphone could be burning through data for stuff you don’t need, like those...
Your Phone Can Be a Lifeline in Severe Weather Conditions

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Your Phone Can Be a Lifeline in Severe Weather Conditions

Uh oh. You just checked the weather app on your phone and a storm is heading your way. Winter, spring, summer or fall, severe weather can affect you no matter where you are. From blizzards in Boston to tornadoes in Tulsa, all of us need to be prepared when...
Helpful Ways to Keep Smartphone Addiction Under Control

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Helpful Ways to Keep Smartphone Addiction Under Control

Of course you’re not addicted to your smartphone. You can stop any time you want. That time you sat through three traffic light cycles because you just had to respond to your old kindergarten teacher’s Facebook post was a special case. And that time you interrupted your own wedding...
How Technology Can Help You Avoid These Holiday Movie Blunders

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How Technology Can Help You Avoid These Holiday Movie Blunders

What if our favorite holiday movie characters had access to AT&T, Sprint or Verizon tech help, advice, and guidance? Clark Griswold in “Christmas Vacation” could have avoided the disastrous light display. And the McCallister family from the 1990 film “Home Alone” could have kept their peace of mind and...
Top Tech Gifts According to the Experts

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Top Tech Gifts According to the Experts

Lists of this season’s hottest tech gift are populating television, magazines, and the Internet. Across the country, 42 million people turn to Asurion’s Soluto experts for tech support. So we turned to them to ask what devices they thought were the hottest this holiday. Should some of these items...
How to Take the Perfect Food Photo

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How to Take the Perfect Food Photo

If you’re anything like us, you love to scroll through image after image of delicious food, table settings and family gatherings posted by your friends and family this time of year. In order to help make your contribution to this onslaught of food photography envy-worth, we reached out to...
Your Phone is Key to Beating the Black Friday Bustle

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Your Phone is Key to Beating the Black Friday Bustle

Tap into your technology to ensure the busiest shopping day of the year goes without a glitch. Not only will these apps and devices, sourced by our own tech experts, smooth the shopping process, some will lead you to nab the best bargains in town. Stay laser focused on...
How Technology Can Protect Teens from Distracted Driving

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How Technology Can Protect Teens from Distracted Driving

When you think of technology and teens behind the wheel, you probably picture distractions – talking, texting, and browsing through apps. There are actually multiple technology tools that can help keep drivers safe —including app and connected devices to monitor driving habits and voice commands that allow for hands-free...
Tips to Make Holiday Travel Easier

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Tips to Make Holiday Travel Easier

Holiday travel—especially around Thanksgiving—separates the truly travel savvy from the amateurs. We’re here to make your travel day easier. With these tips, you’ll be the savviest traveler in the train, plane, or automobile. Keep your phone alive with Low Power Mode. A day full of using your phone for...