Tech Tips By Cactus Communications
June 9, 2017 - 10:57am

I’m sure we all know that your calendar can be used to set a reminder fifteen minutes before the event.  However, if you add the location of where you’re supposed to be, your phone will actually detect how long it will take you to get th

Tech Tips By Cactus Communications
June 7, 2017 - 8:59am

Your cellphone can even tell you if your remote control batteries are alive or dead.  Open the camera app on your phone, and point the remote at your phone while pressing a button.  Digital camera’s can detect infrared light and on your

Tech Tips By Cactus Communications
June 6, 2017 - 10:05am

All new phones have a feature that is called Wi-Fi Assist or Smart Switch.  This feature will have your phone switch to using the data through the cell network if your Wi-Fi connection is poor.  Although this can be a great feature to he

Tech Tips By Cactus Communications
June 5, 2017 - 9:16am

Ever see a plane flying in the sky and wondered where that plane is headed?  Just ask Siri or Google  “what planes are above me right now” and she will narrow down based on your location what airplanes are flying overhead.

Tech Tips By Cactus Communications
June 2, 2017 - 11:11am

From time to time it is advisable to clear the cache within your apps.  The cache is a good thing to have, as it is what enables your apps to remember recently typed info, or viewed websites, etc.  However, this data can build up over ti

Tech Tips By Cactus Communications
May 31, 2017 - 11:34am

Make sure you’re closing your apps periodically.  Much like a computer, phones can multitask.  If you never close the apps it’s like leaving every program on your computer running all the time.  On iPhone’s you can double press the home