Online Tech Tips – Page 11 – Computer Tips from a Computer Guy

14 Great Gifts for the Nerd or Geek in Your Life

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If you’re like most people, you want to start (and finish!) your Christmas shopping as early as possible. Shopping for the nerd or geek in your life can be a […]

10 Fun Alexa Skills for Kids and Teens

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Have you embraced the virtual assistant lifestyle? Do you have a few Amazon Echo devices around your home? Then you’ve probably encountered some of the many “skills” you can add […]

13 Best IFTTT Applets (Formerly Recipes) to Automate Your Online Life

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If This Then That (IFTTT) has been around for nearly a decade, becoming increasingly popular each year. The venerable web service allows users to find and/or create applets (formerly called […]

Best Camera Settings For Portraits

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Learning to take good pictures of people is an important part of any photographer’s arsenal. Just like any other certain type of photo, there are camera settings that will suit […]

3 Ways to Turn Off a PS4 (Controller, Button, and Auto)

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It’s a good idea to turn off your PS4 whenever you’re done playing. Not only does this help to save power, but it’ll also help you preserve the life of […]

7 Great Virtual Date Games For a Great Time Together

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It can be hard to cope with self-isolation, especially when you’re not sharing a living space with your partner. Whether you happen to be in a long-distance relationship by choice […]

7 Zoom Tests to Perform Before Your Next Meeting

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Meeting with your colleagues using an app like Zoom is the new normal, but most people are still only getting used to it.  While group video chat has been around […]

How to Raid on Twitch

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You can’t build a Twitch channel overnight. It can take a long time to build up a loyal community of viewers, from a couple of regulars to thousands of loyal […]

How to Connect Two Computers or Laptops Wirelessly

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If you’re trying to link two computers together, the easiest method is to join them to the same network. Wired connections using ethernet work best for speed and reliability, but […]

How to Use Android Picture in Picture Mode

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Android Picture in Picture (PiP) mode is a special feature that lets you watch a video in a small overlay window at the corner of the screen as you hop […]