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Keep that Smartphone Smart!

Around most of the world, smartphones have become ubiquitous. From high-powered businesspeople to everyday teenagers, just about everyone has a smartphone and is checking it multiple times per hour. With so much information at your fingertips, so many incredible applications, and the ability to take photos and video, smartphones have revolutionized human society into something of a collective. Everyone knows everything that happens in real time. The information age has arrived.

However, sometimes phones can appear to be rather disobedient. If the hard drive gets filled up or the device is dropped the wrong way, the can become sluggish and unresponsive. Additionally, sometimes software updates aren’t exactly compatible with aging hardware, so older phones seem to become increasingly dysfunctional with time.

Being aware of these issues can help you be patient when your phone is behaving erratically and empower you to get to the root of the problem. Try deleting some older files you don’t need, uninstalling apps, and rebooting the device. This can help keep you phone operating at some capacity, even if it’s not exactly as fast as it was out of the box.