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Tired of staring at your phone and ignoring your surroundings in order to stay connected? Well, Snapchat (now Snap Inc., technically) has the answer. The company’s Spectacles sunglasses have lit up the internet, a result of both the product’s unique nature and its initial limited availability. Now that Spectacles can be purchased online, avid snappers will no doubt have lots of questions about the fashion-forward eye candy, so let’s not waste time. Before you buy Well, it goes without saying, you will need an [...]

FREE Fidget Spinner with Every Repair!

If you know a middle school kid, or a parent or teacher of one, chances are you've seen the simple little colorful device that's driving them all crazy lately. A fidget spinner is considered to be a type of fidget toy; a low profile, handheld device that people can, well, fidget with without making a big scene. A fidget spinner has a stable middle and a disc with two or three paddles that can be spun, much like a ceiling [...]

Want to Charge your iPhone over Wi-Fi? Apple is working on it!

Apple is working on a technology that could dramatically change how you view wireless charging. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday (Apr. 27) published an Apple patent application describing a method by which you could charge your iPhone wirelessly with help from the Wi-Fi router in your home. Instead of using a standard wireless charging pad or dock, power to your iPhone would be transferred over the air all over your house. Apple's patent application, which was discovered by [...]

Third-Party Screen Repairs No Longer Void Apple iPhone Warranty

Great news, Apple is changing their long-standing policy regarding third-party iPhone screen repairs.  Apple’s previous long-standing policy had been that if a device had a third-party display, the iPhone’s warranty was void and it wouldn’t perform any sort of repairs on the device. With these relaxations, however, Apple is making it easier for users to get their device repaired even if they at one point went elsewhere for service. What does this mean for iPhone users? iPhones that have undergone any third-party [...]

Best Tech Gifts for Christmas 2016

Technology is always changing... who can keep up?  Whether you’re looking for the highest rated tech gifts this season or just need a nudge in the right direct, we’ve researched some of the best selling and most popular tech gifts that will be on everyone's list this 2016 and bring them right into 2017. Shop our must-have’s for this year. Fitbit Alta Fitness Tracker Amazon Echo VicTsing Waterproof Speaker Fire TV Stick TP-Link Wi-Fi Range Extender Nest Cam Security Camera iRobot Roomba [...]

Importance of Cell Phone Data Recovery in St. Louis in Solving Crimes

Several police investigations would not have been successful in the past, if not for cell phone data recovery experts. In one recent case, involving the rape and murder of Texas teen Shania Gray, the killer was convicted by virtue of recovered evidence from the victim’s iPhone, which was dumped in a nearby pond. contributor Christa Miller reports: “The badly waterlogged device contained the only evidence of Davis’ connection to the crimes. Several law enforcement forensics labs were unable to [...]

Choose St. Louis Laptop Screen Repair Shops over Electronics Stores

Breaking the laptop screen can be a hassle, especially when people need it most to write a report for the boss or to create a presentation for a meeting the following day. Many expect that the manufacturers, or even resellers, of these computers are equipped with the necessary tools, parts and staff at any given time, and that repairs could commence quickly. David Segal, the man behind The Haggler column of The New York Times, however, shares the dilemma [...]

Phone and Tablet Screen Repair in St. Louis for Water-Damaged Devices

Can you spend a whole day without using your phone or tablet? Bonnie Cha, news and product review writer for All Things Digital, paints a picture of just how people can be inseparable with their mobile devices. “We take our cellphones and tablets with us almost everywhere. We bust them out at restaurants to take pictures of our meals. We take them on beach vacations, so we can read ebooks or share photos with friends and family back home. We [...]