Is a Nexus Phone Running on KitKat Any Sweeter?

There are so many devices based on Google’s Android operating system that it’s hard to keep track of them all. But each year Google works with a hardware maker to produce a “best of Android” phone and tablet, called the Nexus models, which are often used to launch a new version of the OS and … Continue reading

Cloud Video for You and Your Friends’ Many Devices

[ See post to watch video ] Creating your own videos is easier to do than ever, and it’s more tempting than ever to view and share them on multiple devices. But it isn’t always simple. Videos can be large files that are clumsy to move around. And they aren’t always created in formats compatible … Continue reading

Fingerprint Confidential

Q: I want to buy an iPhone 5s, but how can I disable the fingerprint-recognition feature so it doesn’t send my prints over the Internet where somebody might steal them? A: First of all, the fingerprint-recognition feature, which allows you to unlock your phone with just a touch instead of a password, is off by … Continue reading