Travel Tech Tip: Carrier Settings

  Sometimes in a foreign country, your iPhone or iTunes will ask you if you want to update your carrier settings. You should choose ‘Yes’. The best explanation I’ve seen for this comes from Gary Rosenzweig of macmost.com. He explains carrier settings as being...

Bluetooth headphones, AirPods, and EMF

  I just returned from a quick trip to Taiwan, and I have to say, I have never seen so many people wearing AirPods or similar Bluetooth devices in their ears. Given that early official iPhone manuals recommended not holding the iPhone next to your head whilst...

100GB OneDrive bonus storage for Android Samsung onwers

  Samsung are currently offering 100GB of free OneDrive storage for a year to owners of their Android smartphones. Here are the details from the Samsung website and Microsoft website. It’s a great deal, and I’ve taken up similar offers in the past. If...

Can you safely charge your Android with an iPhone charger?

  Can you charge your Android smartphone with an iPhone charger? The short answer is, YES. I wanted to know the answer to this question to see how many wall chargers I really needed to pack in my luggage. The bad news is, the reason I had the question in the...