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5 Secure Online Services To Transfer Large Files To People

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As email services stubbornly cling to their Web 1.0 25MB attachment size limits, users meanwhile are needing ways to transfer larger and larger files. Of course, if security is not an issue, there is always cloud storage or leaving files temporarily on your web domain. But if you need a secure way to transfer files […]

6 Tools You Can Use to Make Your Own Games

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As a form of entertainment, video games are set to overtake both film and music combined as the world’s favorite pastime. These days everyone’s a gamer. Whether they only play the odd casual mobile game or spend hundreds of hours in hardcore AAA gaming experiences. The video game titles that get the most publicity are […]

How to Automatically Update Free Software with Chocolatey

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You’ve got apps on your computer like Spotify, Adobe Reader, Chrome, Firefox, 7-Zip, VLC Media Player…the list goes on and they’re all free. What would we do without freeware? Yet, these apps require frequent updates to fix security holes and introduce new and useful features. Updates never happen at a convenient time. That’s where Chocolatey […]

How To Use Slack As Your Second Brain

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These days, employees have so much to remember. Forgetting small details or overlooking critical issues can make all the difference between success and failure. I realized this when I was always having to look up the same information several times a day, or face-palming myself when I forgot an important meeting. That’s why an app […]

TripIt vs Google Trips

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Organizing flight reservations, booking hotels, and renting a car can be both frustrating and time consuming. Fortunately, there are free travel apps that can not only consolidate all of these tasks but also give you tips on your travel destination. Of all the travel apps out there, which one is best for you? How do […]

Outlook vs. Gmail: Who Is the King of Email?

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Having an email address is like having a phone number: Once it’s out in the world, you don’t want to change it. Aside from the estimated 30% of email addresses that change each year–most of which are business emails–most people probably wouldn’t want to deal with the hassle of transferring contacts, redirecting people to the […]

5 Amazing AI Apps You Can Try Yourself

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Machine learning, deep learning and artificial intelligence are all red-hot buzzwords right now. These computing techniques coupled with major leaps in computer performance are changing the world. From software that can quickly identify skin cancer to predictive models that help us anticipate any number of complex outcomes, there’s hardly anything in the world that won’t […]

The Best Investing Apps for Newbies

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It’s a dangerous business, Mr. Frodo, going into investing. You step into the market, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where your money might be swept off to. While Gandalf might have had great advice for an adventurous life, investing was not the most developed concept in Middle Earth. Lucky for […]

Quicktime vs VLC vs Plex – Which is the Best Media Player?

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The right media player can make a huge difference in how you view your favorite movies and television shows. There are dozens to choose from, but it can be hard to narrow down exactly which media player is the right choice. While most players have basically the same features, there are subtle differences between the […]

Change Your Mindset and Your Output with These Five Productivity Apps

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The digital economy, the gig economy, the anxiety economy – these are all ways we describe the world we live in today. But when it comes down to it, we’re really living in the productivity economy. The need to be ever more productive is the crux of why the pace of life seems to be […]