How To Change Google’s Background On Your Web Browser

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Google’s default background image isn’t hard to look at. But if you perform a Google search many times a day, you might get tired of staring at a boring white background image. If so, you can change it and look at something different. In this post, let’s go over how to pull it off. This […]

How To Use a Public Computer Safely

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In the bad old days, before everyone had a small supercomputer in their pockets, the only way for many people to get internet access was through an internet cafe. You’d show up, pay a few dollars and then get a computer all to yourself for a set amount of time. These days, the use of […]

The 3 Best Sites To Use For Archiving Webpages

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Internet archiving services are a very important part of preserving an open and transparent internet. Webpages and social media posts aren’t guaranteed to remain online forever. But using an archiving service provides peace of mind in knowing that each important document, tweet, or any other piece of web media will be around when you need […]

Use Excel Mobile’s New “Insert Data From Picture” Function

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Microsoft have been doing a lot of work when it comes to their mobile Office applications. What started out as apps that basically only worked as document viewers now feel like the real thing. If you have an Office 365 subscription, then the mobile version of Word or Excel unlocks onto real productivity powerhouses. Microsoft […]

How To Search Your Open Tabs in Google Chrome

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Tab clutter is something that can seriously bog down productivity, be it while working, studying, or just attempting to browse the Internet in a quick and efficient manner. While every major browser supports hotkeys that assist users in powering through their tabs, some of us really push our tab real estate to the extreme. Have […]

How To Set Up Steam Link to Stream Games

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If there is one area where consoles excel over PC gaming, it’s in the comfort of playing on the couch. Valve set out to change this when it debuted the Steam Link alongside the Steam Machine in November of 2015. However, the original release of the device was met with subpar reviews and relatively buggy […]

How to Share & Repost Images on Instagram

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Social media is all about sharing, right? Facebook has a “share” button and Twitter has the “retweet”. So, why does Instagram make it so tricky to repost content shared by other users? Even though it’s not easy, influencers and brands use reposting strategies to grow their following and build a stronger reputation. As Instagram is […]

How To Track Someone Down Using Online Sources

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It used to be that if you wanted someone found, you would hire a private investigator and let them “work their sources”. Of course you can still do that but private investigators are expensive. If you are looking for someone, you can quite often find them on your own using the Internet. A lot of […]

Start PS4 Game Downloads Remotely From a Browser

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This console generation has certainly tipped in favor of Sony and the PS4. While the PS3 and Xbox 360 generation ended up as a close-run thing, this time it’s not even a competition. However, the Playstation Store App is still a little awkward to use on the PS4 itself. It can be sluggish, unintuitive to […]

How To Kid-Proof Your Android Mobile Device

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As an Internet device, your Android smartphone or tablet, just like the family PC, allows access to all sorts of things your children don’t need to see or participate in. Just as important, though, are the messaging, banking, and many other apps that are not only private but also vulnerable. While you might not mind […]