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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 […]

7 Great Firefox Extensions You Must Install Right Away

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Last year, Firefox received a much-needed and long-deserved makeover in the form of Firefox Quantum, a new and improved browser that brought faster loading times, better memory allocation, and stronger security. On the other hand, it changed how extensions work. Under the old Firefox, a security flaw in an extension opened the entire browser to […]

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 […]

Mastodon – An Open-Source Twitter-Like Website You Should Try

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If you haven’t heard of Mastodon, don’t worry. There’s no need for FOMO just yet. The service quietly launched in 2016 and did not begin to catch on until around March of 2017. At the beginning of August 2017, Mastodon had just over 760,000 users. The service hit a million users in December and has […]

4 Email Newsletters Every Internet Activist Should Be Subscribed To

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Our internet is increasingly at risk of censorship and regulation. Now more than ever, it’s important to get involved and look into what you can do to contribute to online activism and digital campaigning. The fight for net neutrality has been just one of the issues important in this area, but there have been so […]

How To Add Ultra Widescreen Support To Older PC Games

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Computer screen aspect ratios have been in some interesting places. CRT PC monitors have generally used the 4:3 aspect ratio. This means that for every four units of width, the screen is three units tall. In terms of pixel resolutions, common 4:3 resolutions would be 320×240, 640×480,, 800×600 and 1024×768. With the rise of LCD […]

Why It’s Worth Still Using Bing For Your Web Searches

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When the internet first gained widespread popularity, there was no shortage of search engines. Whether it was Lycos, Yahoo!, AltaVista, or Ask Jeeves, everyone seemed to have a favorite. But in the late 90s, one search engine came along to wipe everyone else off the map. Only a few Google competitors remain, and even today, […]

3 Best Websites To Help You Create a Fake Identity

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Creating a fake online identity isn’t always a nefarious act and, in fact, can sometimes save you from major inconveniences such as identity theft and spam. With the overwhelming amount of leaks and security breaches that have occurred lately, you put yourself at risk every time you provide a website or mobile app with your […]

Mozilla’s ‘Common Voice’ – a Crowdsourced Database For Voice Recognition Improvement

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I get lots of compliments about my deep Scottish accent but when it comes to voice apps such as Siri and Alexa, my voice is a liability more than an asset. When Apple and Amazon were making their voice assistants, they didn’t seem to have a Scottish accent consultant on speed-dial. If voice recognition is […]

How To Build a Basic Web Presence If You Have No Coding Skills

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Many people would like to have their own website, but not everyone has the skills required to launch a new domain and build a website from scratch. As there are so many people who want a website but lack coding skills, a lot of services have cropped up over the years for non-technical people to […]