Archive for the ‘Gadget Guides’ Category

PS4 Safe mode – How to do it and what it does

PS4 Safe mode – How to do it and what it does

Consoles break, it happens to all of them, sure I could say one breaks more than the other but this would only be based on my experience I don’t have any actual statistics Xbox. What holds true though is when they do break its frustrating, especially when they set you back the best part …

How to speed up your Android phone in 2 easy steps

How to speed up your Android phone in 2 easy steps

Using a little bit of developer trickery you can make your Android phone seem much quicker within seconds…

How to: Fix Call of Duty: Ghosts black screen after the Ghost Mask Mission on Xbox One

How to: Fix Call of Duty: Ghosts black screen after the Ghost Mask Mission on Xbox One

Many of you have been having an issue with the latest in a very long line of Call of Duty games. Namely, one Call of Duty: Ghosts. The issue which can occur at any time is one whereby the game starts normally and then after the initial title screen the console hangs on a blank …

Sony PlayStation 4: Known faults and fixes

Sony PlayStation 4: Known faults and fixes

As with any big new gadget launch, there’s bound to be a problem or two plaguing some users. These are the main faults and fixes we’ve found so far…

Complete List of Voice Commands for Kinect on Xbox One

Complete List of Voice Commands for Kinect on Xbox One

Microsoft has released a useful list of commands for the Kinect on Xbox One which will cover all of the tasks you may wish to do with your new console.

How to fix Xbox One error 0x876c0104 with BT Home Hub 4 or 5

How to fix Xbox One error 0x876c0104 with BT Home Hub 4 or 5

Are there tiles missing from your homescreen as well? Follow this simple guide and all will be resolved…

Xbox One: Day One Release Issues – 4 Simple Solutions

Xbox One: Day One Release Issues - 4 Simple Solutions

Microsoft’s Xbox One has finally landed after months of hype and build-up and for us in the UK and Europe it’s the first of the big 2 next-gen consoles to land on our shores this year. The folks in the US already have the PS4 and will be able to tell you just how many …

Xbox One Release Day issues – Grinding Noises, Installation issues and Initial updates freezing

Xbox One Release Day issues – Grinding Noises, Installation issues and Initial updates freezing

Well it’s here – the Xbox One has landed – but it’s looking like the landing has not been too smooth for many customers. Our support lines are currently buzzing with early Xbox One owners reporting large numbers of faults with their brand new consoles.

These are the issue we have come across so far:…

Bitstrips, the latest Facebook frustration and how to block it

Bitstrips, the latest Facebook frustration and how to block it

We are sure you have all seen some “comical” cartoon strips appearing on your Facebook feeds over the past few weeks with friends, family and others on your Facebook list uploading images of poorly put together comic strips centering around themselves and their lives.. (yes we sound bitter!)

Well, the comics themselves come from a …

How to locate, block and erase your lost or stolen Android device

How to locate, block and erase your lost or stolen Android device

In this modern day of gadgets, almost everyone has a tablet or smartphone device filled to the brim with personal information in apps and data. That’s why when a smartphone or tablet is lost it’s pretty serious stuff and a matter of urgency to try and find it and limit the loss or misuse of …