3 Slideshow Screensavers Far Better Than The Windows 10 Default

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Screensavers are an interesting tool in the modern computer age. As the name suggests, they were originally created to protect CRT screens from permanent burn-in. These days the almost-universal screen technology in use is LCD. While LCDs can suffer a permanent image burn, that really only happens with commercial screens at places like airports where […]

What Type of Data Do Websites Collect About You?

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When the web first became mainstream in the mid 90s or so, one of its key characteristics was anonymity. No one used their real names and you could live a second life online, at a blazing 33 kbps. The web of today is very different. Not only is there a strong push to deanonymize people, […]

The 10 Best Free Ringtone Download Websites

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Free ringtones for Android, iPhone, and other devices are easy to come by and sometimes beat making your own. But you need to know where to look. There are lots of ringtone websites on the web, but they’re not all created equal. Some are so full of ads that you can hardly find a real […]

Upgrade Your Nintendo Switch SD Card Without Re-downloading Anything

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Nintendo has been the leader in the handheld gaming market for decades, following the release of the original GameBoy. Despite this, it’s their home console products that have made Nintendo the superstar gaming company adored across the world. So it was quite a surprise when both lines of product were combined into a single hybrid […]

10 Essential Tools For The Digital Nomad

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The world of work is changing and it’s changing fast! Thanks to technology and work that’s more knowledge-oriented, there’s no reason for you to be tied to a specific place of work. You could be traveling the world, lounging on the beach or simply chilling on a couch. Sounds good right? Well it’s eminently possible […]

5 Tips To Keep Your Family Safe On The Internet

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The internet is quite possibly the greatest human invention in history, but like most things we’ve come up with, it’s not all good news. While the world is largely a better place thanks to the web, it can be a pretty dangerous place for the uninitiated. As our social and professional lives become ever more […]

How Browser Fingerprinting Hurts Online Privacy & What To Do About It

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The literal meaning of fingerprint is the impression your fingertip leaves when you touch something. The whorls and ridges that can be clearly seen under a magnifying glass. As far as we know, each person’s whole fingerprint is unique. Which means if your fingerprints match those at the scene of a crime, you’d better have […]

How To Download Videos From Twitter, Facebook & Instagram

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Have you ever wanted to save videos from social media websites? Maybe there’s a Twitter video you want to download, or videos from Facebook or Instagram that you’d like to save? There isn’t a download button on these sites, but there are third-party tools that let you save videos from Instagram and other social networks. […]

Alternative Browsers You May Not Have Heard Of Before

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You’ve probably heard of the popular web browsers – Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera, Edge, Safari – but are there others? If you want a unique web browser that isn’t what everyone else is using, you do have options. We think you’ll be surprised at the number of “unknown” browsers there are out there. Some […]

10 Previous-Generation Nintendo Switch Ports You Might Have Missed

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The Nintendo Switch has been a rousing success for the company that brought us Mario and Luigi, but it’s in a weird position among other current-generation consoles. While the Switch benefits from support for the latest game engines and graphical features, it’s raw horsepower is a major step down from the PS4 or even Xbox […]