Tag Archive: Android

Jan 09 2013

Why Buy an iPad Instead of a Nexus

Why purchase an iPad (4th generation) instead of a different tablet like the Google Nexus 10? I have researched and answered this question for many, other than myself, over the past year. As a computer technology enthusiast (i.e., the geek in the family), I often am asked these sorts of technical questions; which I thoroughly enjoy researching and …

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Jun 29 2012

Droid Incredible Wipe Cache Partition

Seems like every time a new system update tries to download it fails, and I have to wipe the cache partition to get the phone to recognize that it needs to try applying the update again. I have these steps memorized, but I thought they might be useful for someone else to have as well. …

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Dec 06 2010

To root, or not to root

To root, or not to root: that is the question: Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer The crap of HTC is not outrageous fortune, Or to take arms against a sea of useless apps, And by opposing end them? To root, to be free; No more; and by freedom to say we end …

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