Mobile devices can encounter problems ranging from unresponsive touchscreens to complete system lockout. This episode explores common symptoms of problems and their solutions, such as slow performance (caused by excessive apps running) to overheating.
(laughing) You lucky people. … That's exactly what it is. … Let's call this the great Mike-stron-ah-me part deux. … Anyway in this episode what I want to be talking about … is not really security errors but just generic problems … that we run into with our smart devices. … So we've got a big list to go through … so let's knock these puppies out. … A lot of times if the system is heavily overloaded, … your touch screen moving really slowly and jaggedly … is a sign not that there's anything wrong … with the touch screen but because your system … is just too full of stuff. … What I would recommend is restarting the system, … seeing if that makes it go away and if it comes right back, … you've probably just installed too many apps. … Smart devices are still computers. … They have RAM, they have hard drives … and you can overtax them with putting … too many things on there. … So if you do by any chance have a smart device … that has calibration capability … which isn't very common, you can try to recalibrate …
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