Twitter Announces Official Support For Tweetstorms

Recently, Twitter gave us a huge shock by doubling their 140 character limit to 280. And as we recover, another shock comes full-on: Official Tweetstorming support. In case you didn't know, Tweetstorming is a technique of breaking up one tweet over multiple tweets to do one of two things: Portion tweets into different bits (like … Continue reading Twitter Announces Official Support For Tweetstorms

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The Best Firefox Yet Has Arrived

Does anyone here remember my previous article about Firefox 57? It was entitiled Firefox 57: Does It Deserve The Hype? and as I recall, I said yes, it does. Well, I am pleased to tell you that Firefox 57 is now here!!! And I should care because? Because it's much better. Mozilla have replaced their … Continue reading The Best Firefox Yet Has Arrived

Want Fast Charging in Your iPhone? Buy an iPad charger

Yes, it's true. iPhones have fast charging, and have had for quite some time. Now you can finally hush up your Android user friends. Here's the science behind it. Why do I need an iPad charger? It's very simple. While iPhones have wireless charging, the charging bricks that come with them are only 5 watts, … Continue reading Want Fast Charging in Your iPhone? Buy an iPad charger

How to stop the volume buttons controlling the ringer volume on iOS

We've all been there, haven't we? Your volume's really loud, so you try to turn it down. But it turns the ringer volume down instead of the media. Sigh. Why do you even NEED those buttons for the media volume To silent my phone, for one thing No, you don't. Have you ever seen the Silent Switch? … Continue reading How to stop the volume buttons controlling the ringer volume on iOS

Don’t be afraid of Face ID. It’s not like anything you ever used

So, a lot of people liked Touch ID. And then you know what happened five days ago? It was replaced, with Face ID. Did that angry the internet. Now, I know I did a little mini-rant on Face ID in my September 12 event article, but since then, I've had a little time to think about things … Continue reading Don’t be afraid of Face ID. It’s not like anything you ever used

DoubleGeek’s resident Apple Sheep’s take on the September Event

Now, I know I said that I wouldn't be able to catch the September event, but just today my RSS feed blipped with an Apple Newsroom notification. And can I just say I think those were some of the happiest however-many-minuets of my life, reading all that awesome stuff. However, I still have my concerns. iPhone … Continue reading DoubleGeek’s resident Apple Sheep’s take on the September Event

How to catch the September Event on all platforms

Thanks to expensive Internet and the rotation of the earth, we at DoubleGeek will sadly not be watching the WWDC this afternoon (It's popping up at 4:00PM CAT). But we know that since almost all of our readers are tech enthusiasts, you guys will want to watch it (even if it means missing the Game … Continue reading How to catch the September Event on all platforms