Mobile en Introducing "What I use to do what I do," a series exploring how people use tech <div class="node-body article-body">There are a lot of really powerful technologies out there, and the only thing more pleasurable than finding a way to make them work for us is finding out how other people might be using them too. We're excited to introduce a new, regular Q&A feature where we talk to a wide variety of tech-savvy professionals to see what tech makes their jobs (and their lives) better or worse. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Amazon Echo Apple Apple Audible Cloud Dropbox Evernote how I work If This Then That Invision iOS iOS devices iPhone Kindle Paperwhite Nest thermostat Overcast Principle for Mac Sketch 3 Sketch Mirror Slack VSCO Wunderlist Yosemite Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:40:00 +0000 66931 at Tyler Berry Use Android to Cut Down on Unwanted Robo- and Telecalls <div class="node-body article-body">Unsolicited phone calls are an annoyance. And while you can block numbers individually on your device, that won't help you to prevent any of the potentially millions of spam callers. Enter third-party apps to act as your own personal call-screening service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Android Android CallApp Mr. Number phone calls TrueCaller Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:02:00 +0000 66781 at The Future of NFL Football: The Game Will Come to Your Living Room <div class="node-body article-body">If you think NFL players like Cam Newton are impressive on television, wait until they crash through your living room wall. That’s the vision the league and Microsoft laid out during a “Future of Football” panel on Tuesday, as the NFL announced plans to help immerse fans in the players' experience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surface Microsoft Surface Official Tablet of the NFL Wed, 03 Feb 2016 00:56:00 +0000 66791 at Windows 10 Mobile 10586.71 Available for Fast Ring Insiders <div class="node-body article-body">The second update of 2016 for Windows 10 Mobile testers delivers a list of fixes and no known issues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 10586.71 Fast Ring Microsoft Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Mobile Windows Insiders Windows Phone Mobile Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:20:00 +0000 66701 at The Status of Windows Phone - Alive, Dead or Dormant? <div class="node-body article-body">Maybe Microsoft is just keeping the Windows Phone platform dormant as other elements of the Windows 10 ecosystem grow around it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows Phone Microsoft Mobile. Windows 10 Mobile Universal Windows Platform UWP Windows 10 Windows Phone Mon, 01 Feb 2016 16:13:00 +0000 66671 at If Windows Phone was no longer available what platform would you move to? <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Recently headlines such as <em>Windows Phone is Dead</em> have dominated the tech press&nbsp;after <a href="">Microsoft&nbsp;released their most recent earnings report</a>. The&nbsp;report&nbsp;was very good overall but it had one significant&nbsp;blemish - Windows Phone.</p></div><form action="/poll/02012016" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1301-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1301"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1301" name="choice" value="1301" class="form-radio" /> iOS</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1311-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1311"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1311" name="choice" value="1311" class="form-radio" /> Android</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1321-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1321"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1321" name="choice" value="1321" class="form-radio" /> Other</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1331-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1331"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1331" name="choice" value="1331" class="form-radio" /> I will use Windows Phone until they pry it out of my hands!</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1341-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1341"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1341" name="choice" value="1341" class="form-radio" /> Blackberry</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="66611" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-LdBqcFeQi59i_y01lCswcu6Rc6cdg2RmtxggO3USPGA" value="form-LdBqcFeQi59i_y01lCswcu6Rc6cdg2RmtxggO3USPGA" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows Phone Mon, 01 Feb 2016 13:08:33 +0000 66611 at Be Prepared: the Best Weather Apps & Widgets for Android <div class="node-body article-body">The recent blizzard/snowstorm/apocalypse to hit the East Coast is a good reminder that one of the core smartphone features you can’t live without is the ability to get a reliable weather forecast. Here are some of the best in breed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Android Android Mobile Fri, 29 Jan 2016 12:41:00 +0000 65921 at Getty Images How Google’s Inbox Will Help You Conquer Your Email <div class="node-body article-body">Email stinks. It’s a cluttered, unfiltered mess that isn’t very useful when it comes to prioritizing your workflow or getting things done. But Google's Inbox app can help make email less onerous.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Android Android Email Gmail Google Inbox productivity solutions Wed, 27 Jan 2016 23:39:00 +0000 65911 at How to conquer productivity with Google Keep <div class="node-body article-body">Note-taking apps with cloud backups are super-handy: you can access what you need from your computer or your mobile device. But they can occasionally be loaded down with features you don't need in a notepad. If OneNote or Evernote feel like overkill, then Google Keep might be just what you need. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Android Android getting things down Google Keep productivity Wed, 13 Jan 2016 14:41:00 +0000 64231 at Google Play Is AT&T delivering Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 update to Lumia 830 devices? <div class="node-body article-body">After being available for several months, it appears AT&T is finally pushing out the last expected Windows Phone 8.1 update to some Lumia devices on their network.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows Phone Lumia Lumia 830 Nokia Nokia Lumia Nokia Lumia 830 Windows 10 Windows 10 Mobile Windows Phone Windows Phone 8.1 Mon, 11 Jan 2016 12:40:00 +0000 64101 at