Now Open – Fix My Gadget, Inc. Opens It’s 3rd Central Illinois Area Location

Now Open – Fix My Gadget, Inc. Opens Its 3rd Central Illinois Area Location Yes, that’s right, after weeks of prepping and perfecting, our doors are finally open to serve the Pekin and surrounding areas! I guess you could call it a “Soft Opening”. Our Grand Opening Celebration will be later this Fall and will […]

How to Stop Robocallers and Scammers from Flooding Your Phone

Spam calls are annoying, and they might be increasing in frequency. Last year, the Federal Trade Commission received over 375,000 complaints about spam calls each month. Whether they’re robocalls, scammers or fraudsters, there’s no doubt that these calls can be annoying — and even dangerous, in some cases. Luckily, if you’ve found yourself on the […]

How to Check iPhone or Android Battery Health

Almost everyone I know believes that after picking their prized smartphone, battery life is the most important feature. I’m sure that’s true for you also, so ask yourself: Is my battery life all it could be? Are you doing everything you can to bring out the best in your battery? Is my iPhone or Android […]

Understand the Fives Stages of a Cracked Ipad Screen and What to Do About It

What is a Cracked iPad Screen? A cracked or shattered iPad screen is every iPad owner’s greatest nightmare. Replacement costs for tablet displays vary widely depending on the model of the tablet that was broken. Most iPads include a protective glass overlay over the display, which both shields and improves the LCD panel underneath. The […]

iPhone Repairs With uBreakiFix formerly Fix My Gadget,

We’ve all experienced the frustration of a broken screen or weak battery in our iPhone or another mobile device. Although these issues don’t necessarily prevent us from using our devices, it’s certainly not easy using a phone that has a crack down the middle of the screen or when the battery only lasts a couple […]

Use These 7 Discreet Devices to Safeguard Your Digital Security

When it comes to cybersecurity and digital privacy, the most common solutions are software-based. Between a password manager, a VPN, and two-factor authentication, there’s a lot you can do to lock down your data using digital methods. Hardware-based privacy and security products are less common, but they’re no less useful in protecting your data and […]

Could Samsung Beat Apple’s FaceTime with This 3D Video Tech?

Apple’s Face ID, Animoji, and TrueDepth camera are years ahead of other 3D imaging systems on the market, but that didn’t stop the company’s closest competitor, Samsung, from employing a watered-down variation of it dubbed 3D Emoji on the Galaxy S9 and S9+. And while Samsung tried (and failed, laughably) to implement the feature using […]