How to Sign Up for iOS or Android Beta Software

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Beta software for Android and iOS are operating system releases that are still in the testing phase. It’s free for anyone to download and install to their devices. You can install Android beta and iOS beta to get a glimpse of what’s to come before the public release is offered to everyone. When you hear […]

Cash App Review – The Easiest Way to Send and Receive Money

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It should be easy to send and receive money online, whether for a dinner payback, an instant birthday gift, a small loan, or any other reason. Fortunately, there are lots of online money-sending apps and services to pick from, so which should you choose? One option is Cash App. It’s available online and via the […]

How to Find Your Public IP Address

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You public IP address is the address visible from outside your network. Most people don’t need to know their IP address except for very specific reasons, but fortunately, it’s extremely easy to figure out. You might need your public, or external IP address, when you’re remoting into your computer when away from home, or when […]

Use Google Location Sharing to Keep Track of Loved Ones

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It seems hard to imagine now, but not too long ago, you couldn’t simply get in touch with someone anytime you wanted to. Once your child, spouse or friend was out of sight, you literally had no way of knowing if anything was wrong until long after the fact. The mobile phone made that a […]

4 Simple and Easy Ways to Secure Windows 10

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Windows 10 represents three decades of development and as an operating system it’s pretty polished by now. That doesn’t mean, though, that when you boot up a fresh copy of this operating system, it’s perfect in every way. Windows 10 still needs some tweaking to really offer a good level of security. On top of […]

Use a Custom Chat Wallpaper in WhatsApp for Android

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The rise of WhatsApp as a global instant messaging platform has been phenomenal. WhatsApp has half a billion users globally, which is probably why Facebook was happy to pay over $19b for the company in 2014. That means a lot of people are spending a lot of time in the WhatsApp app for mobile phones. […]

5 Power User Features in Chrome Everyone Should Know

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Google Chrome is one of the most popular web browsers in the world, but it’s actually much more feature rich than something simply designed to browse the web. Chrome is almost a little self-contained operating system with its own apps and management structure. In fact, when it comes to Chromebooks, it literally works as an […]

How to Use COUNTIFS, SUMIFS, AVERAGEIFS in Excel

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The three most commonly used formulas in Excel that perform simple mathematical calculations are COUNT, SUM and AVERAGE. Whether you are managing a financial budget in Excel or simply keeping track of your next vacation, you’ve probably used one of these functions before. In this article, we’re going to go through the basics of these […]

The Best 3D Printers to Buy in 2019

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It might feel like consumer 3D printers are still an early-adopter technology, but the truth is very different. Just a few years ago your 3D printer would have arrived in a disassembled state, having been partly put together by some scruffy guys in a shed. Now the typical mainstream 3D printer product is as polished […]

The 5 Best New Features in Windows 10’s 1809 Update

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Every October Microsoft releases a major update to Windows that (hopefully) fixes the biggest bugs and gripes, while also bringing new features into this OS-as-a-service product. While there were quite a few problems with the 2018 “1809” update that caused a two month delay, it should now be available through the regular update service. If […]