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What are Portable Apps and Why Should You Care?

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Have you ever tried to do real work on your phone or tablet? Your everyday, pay the bills, kind of work? It can be done, but with just a touchscreen, it’s a real pain isn’t it? There are some things for which you just need a real keyboard and mouse. But if you must start […]

How to Know If Your Password Has Leaked Online

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It doesn’t matter if your password is 32 characters long, alphanumeric, and would take several quintillion years to crack—it’s not secure. As a matter of fact, anything that touches the Internet isn’t secure! This is because password security does not only come at the discretion of the user who has created it but also the […]

Can Someone Know When I’ve Opened Their Email?

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The days of requesting read receipts are long behind us. If you’ve been on the Internet for quite a while, you may remember email pop-ups asking for your consent to inform the sender that you’ve opened the email. These still exist at some capacity today, but other, more sneaky tracking methods have since taken over. […]

Is Your Messaging App Really Secure?

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Messaging applications are one of the most—if not the most—important apps that we use every day. Whether it’s to stay in touch with family and friends across the world, contact coworkers, or run business operations, messaging apps like WhatsApp, iMessage, Skype and Facebook Messenger play an important part in our daily communications. We often share […]

How To Create Video Subtitles Quickly For Free

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The future of internet content and social media sharing is in video. But many social media platforms mute their videos by default. So to hear the video, you must either turn on the volume or have subtitles attached. To be safe, it’s better to have both. A lot of people scroll through their social media […]

SSD (Solid State Drive) Buying Guide for 2019

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In our SSD buying guide, we’ll be arming you with all of the knowledge you need to help make an informed purchasing decision. We’ll help steer you to the right brands, teach you about different SSD technology, and explain how much you should be spending for different SSD types. Hopefully, by the end of our […]

How to Download And Delete Your Data From Facebook

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There’s no doubt that social media has made keeping connected with family and friends a whole lot easier. With a timeline of all your friends’ activity, it’s easy to stay close with those you love even if you’re thousands of miles away. However, if you aren’t paying for a product, chances are that you’re the […]

How to Encrypt All Your Online and Offline Data

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We use dozens of online services and applications every day to send and receive emails and text messages, make video calls, read news and watch videos online, and much more. And it’s extremely hard to keep track and secure the insane amount of data we produce and consume every day. And in case you’re thinking, […]

How to Fix or Repair a Wet or Liquid Damaged Smartphone

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It happens to everyone at some point in their lives: their wonderful and precious phone slips out of their hand and into a toilet, sink or some other unforgiving liquid! One time I dropped my phone into a swimming pool and tried to dry it by shaking it hard and then using a hair dryer. […]

Best Methods to Improve Your Typing Speed

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In this day and age, typing has become a large part of everybody’s work and school life. You can make yourself more productive by learning how to improve your typing speed. Ultimately, your typing speed will improve over time as you type more often. However, if you’d like to speed up the learning process, there […]