How To SIM Unlock Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ | via Redmond Pie

If like me you roam around the country or world at times and need to take your phone to use it locally wherever you are, follow the link below to find out how to unlock the Galaxy S8

 

Here’s how you can go ahead and SIM unlock Samsung Galaxy S8 or Samsung Galaxy S8+ Android smartphone the right way.

 

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TV calibration 101: How to tune up the picture of your new TV | via Digital Trends

Anyone that know me know how much I love music and videos. That said, if I am going to spend a lot of time in front of my TV, might as well get it calibrated to look its best. If you’re like me, you should also get your calibration on and calibrate your devices

Here’s a great read on how to do this.

 

Whether you spend $400 or $4,000 on a new TV (or video projector), it is a sure bet that your new display will need some adjustment. When you walk into a store, browsing TVs is a dazzling experience — every display pops with bright colors, attracting shoppers like bees to wildflowers. How do manufacturers get their TVs to impress under the fluorescent lighting of a showroom floor? Usually, by cranking up all the picture settings to the max.

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This Montana Senator Wants to Tax Every Cyclist Who Visits the State | via Bicycling Magazine

Insane! That is all I can say. 
Montana state Senator Scott Sales appears to view cyclists as an invasive species. In the wake of killing a bicycle-safety bill earlier this year, the Bozeman Republican now wants to slap a $25 fee on out-of-state riders by tacking an amendment onto SB 363, a bill about invasive species management. Continue reading “This Montana Senator Wants to Tax Every Cyclist Who Visits the State | via Bicycling Magazine”

Twitter Will No Longer Count Usernames Towards 140-Character Limit | via Mac Rumors

 

For someone who has been using Twitter from the start, trying to format my messages around usernames has always been a pain in the ass. This is an awesome move by Twitter, I hope to see more innovation from them soon.

Continue reading the great article from MacRumors below.

 

Twitter today announced that usernames such as @MacRumors will no longer count towards the 140-character limit for tweets.

Now, the usernames of anyone who a user is replying to will appear above the tweet rather than within the tweet itself, so that users have more characters to have conversations. Twitter said users will be able to tap on “Replying to…” to see and change which users are part of the conversation.

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Best Solar Chargers for Your iPhone | via iMore

If you’re on the go, need a portable source of power, check out the article below from iMore who took a deeper look at some of the best out there.

 

 

What’s the best solar charger for my phone? Wait, there are solar chargers for my phone?!

Our yellow Sun is what gives Superman his powers, so of course it can also keep your phone charged while you’re on the go? It’s almost weird, right? Using nature to keep technology working. What a beautiful melding of the old and the new! If you can’t find an outlet (because you’re camping or whatever) then grab a solar charger and take advantage of the biggest battery Earth has!

Note: Yes, the Sun is powerful. No, the Sun will not charge a solar battery bank/charger as quickly as a wall outlet. You will have to be patient with these.

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