Technology: How to Use Hotmail With iPhone

How to Use Hotmail With iPhone

Just because you have an iPhone doesn't mean that you can't access Hotmail from your mobile device. Despite their ongoing rivalry, Apple and Microsoft can play nicely together for mobile email. You can now sync your Microsoft Hotmail email account to your iPhone using the "Active Sync" option in the

Technology: How to Hide Files on an iPod

How to Hide Files on an iPod

The iPod is a pocket-sized device that keeps all your favorite music in one place, plus a variety of other files. Apple has designed the iPod to protect these files, and unless you change around some settings, your music will remain hidden upon being connected to any computer. If you can view your f

Technology: How to Add Downloaded iTunes Songs Onto a Samsung MP3 Player

How to Add Downloaded iTunes Songs Onto a Samsung MP3 Player

A Samsung mp3 player will let you listen to your favorite tunes while you are on the go. If you have previously owned and used an iPod, you may have downloaded songs and entire albums from iTunes. Unfortunately, portable media players other than iPods will not sync with the iTunes program. In order

Technology: How to Rename the iPod

How to Rename the iPod

When you set up your iPod, you are asked to give it a name. Often, it suggests using your name, plus "iPod" so it comes out like "Jennie's iPod" when you look at information on the device. You can, at any time, change the name of your iPod to anything you desire. You are left to be as creative as yo

Technology: How to Use Wi-Fi Instead of 3G on an iPhone

How to Use Wi-Fi Instead of 3G on an iPhone

The 3G network is beneficial to iPhone users. It gives you access to the Internet anywhere you can find a 3G signal. This comes in handy when you need to check your email or the score of a big game, and you're in an area with no Wi-Fi. Sometimes, however, you will want to use Wi-Fi instead of 3G. Wi

Technology: Put Your iPad Browser in Private Mode

Put Your iPad Browser in Private Mode

You can easily turn on private browsing on the iPad, and while this used to be accomplished via the iPad's settings, Apple moved the switch to the browser with the iOS 7 update. Find out where it is located and what it does.

Technology: How to Get a New Battery for Your iPod

How to Get a New Battery for Your iPod

Over time, the battery in your iPod will lose some of its energy. This will cause your iPod to require a recharge every couple of hours. Moreover, if enough energy is lost, your iPod will not be able to start at all. Often, the loss of energy is a result of simple aging. However, it can also be the

Technology: How to Sync Nexus One Accounts

How to Sync Nexus One Accounts

Synchronize your Google accounts with your Nexus One phone to keep your contacts with you at all times. This helps you to stay organized, whether you want to keep in touch with friends and family members or business contacts. Since the Nexus One phone runs off the Android operating system, it has th

Technology: How to Run Java Applets on an iPhone

How to Run Java Applets on an iPhone

A Java applet is a program written in the Java programming language and embedded into an HTML web page. The iPhone does not feature the native ability to view Java applets. It is, however, possible to view Java applets on your iPhone by downloading and installing the Cloud Browse application. Cloud

Technology: How to Make Your Own iPod Touch Stylus Pen

How to Make Your Own iPod Touch Stylus Pen

Apple describes the multi-touch screen on the iPhone and iPod touch as "a panel underneath the display's glass cover senses your touch using electrical fields [to] transmit that information to an LCD screen below it." This capacitive technology (as labeled in an article on KongTechnology.com) poses

Technology: How to Remove an iPod Code

How to Remove an iPod Code

Screen lock is one of the iPod's strongest security features. When locking the device, the iPod prompts you to enter a four-digit code. Re-entering it is the only way to gain access to the iPod's media playback capabilities. Constantly inputting a code to unlock your iPod can become tiresome and unn

Technology: How to get your music off your iPod for free

How to get your music off your iPod for free

There are instances where you may want to transfer your music FROM your iPod TO your computer. Say, for example, that your computer's hard drive breaks, but you have most of your music on your iPod.There are software solutions to extracting your media, but they usually cost money. Thoug

Technology: IPod and iPhone Charger Compatibility

IPod and iPhone Charger Compatibility

Some iPod charger cords are compatible with iPhones while others are not. This is due to changes between the different generations of iPhones and iPods. Even if the cord looks the same, the power transformer may not convert your household power into the same output for charging. The cord itself, whe

Technology: Unable to Detect the iPod Shuffle

Unable to Detect the iPod Shuffle

When you plug your iPod Shuffle into a USB port on your computer, iTunes should automatically detect your iPod, allowing you to change settings, add material and sync with your computer. A computer unable to detect the iPod Shuffle either has a problem with iTunes, the charger cable or the USB port.

Technology: Games for PSP 3.6

Games for PSP 3.6

The PSP 3.6 is a handheld gaming system designed by Sony to give users a small, portable version of their popular Playstation consoles. The PSP 3.6 is an updated version of the original system, and it is capable of playing a great many games. PSP games are much smaller than the disc-sized...

Technology: How to Set Up an iTouch

How to Set Up an iTouch

The iPod Touch, also known as the iTouch, is one of the most popular MP3 players on the market. If you've recently purchased one of these MP3 players, you may be wondering how to set it up to complete the various functions it is capable of doing--WiFi, email, music downloading on the go and more.

Technology: iPod 30G Troubleshooting

iPod 30G Troubleshooting

The fifth-generation iPod came in a 30-gigabyte variety when manufactured in late 2006. Capable of holding approximately 10,000 songs, or a combination of songs, videos and images, the 30gb iPod was one of the final full-sized click-wheel iPods manufactured by Apple, followed by the iPod Classic but

Technology: How to Load a DVD to an iTouch

How to Load a DVD to an iTouch

DVD movies are the most common format of movie viewing software. The Apple iPod Touch (iTouch) allow users to view movies on the device. To view a DVD movie on an iTouch, you must first convert the format of the movie file to MPEG 4.

Technology: How to Take an OtterBox Apart to Clean

How to Take an OtterBox Apart to Clean

An Otterbox is a tough, durable and attractive case useful in protecting your cell phone. Many inexpensive phone cases are available from different companies, but the Otterbox brand offers waterproof features on some designs up to a 100-feet depth, UV protection on all except the clear versions and

Technology: Want to Share Files from Windows 7 to OS X Lion? Here's How

Want to Share Files from Windows 7 to OS X Lion? Here's How

Windows 7 and a Mac running OS X Lion are on very good speaking terms. In fact, sharing your PC's files with your Mac is as easy as a few clicks and selecting the folders on the PC you want to share. This guide will have you sharing files quicker than you can reboot a computer.