What happens when you use your laptop on a bed

A new customer asked for help with his laptop which was giving the following warning: A problem with the cooling system has been detected. Please turn off the computer immediately, and return it for service. I suspected a blocked or failed cooling fan and gave an estimate of the cost of repair, and the customer […]

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Google Nexus 7 (2013) upgrade to Android Nougat 7.1.2 plus auto-rotation fix

  I ordered my trusty Google Nexus 7 in 2013 so I could get it on the day of release. Google updated the Android OS (Operating System) for a couple of years before it went “out of support”. Since then I’ve had app updates, but no OS or security updates. After the recent reports of […]

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Listening to media on an Android phone through a Bluetooth headset – solved

Life’s too short for you to spend any more time on this.  Buy the Jabra Extreme Bluetooth Headset from Amazon here http://amzn.to/fWumip. When it arrives, unpack it, turn on your Android phone’s Bluetooth, turn on the Jabra Extreme (slider on the side). Wait for them to pair. Job done! Media though the headset. If you […]

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