How To Install Apps On Your Android Device From Your Computer

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Android is one of the most customizable operating systems out there as you can tweak pretty much everything on your Android device. Unlike iOS, Android even allows you to download and install apps onto your device from unofficial sources. What that means is you no longer need to rely on the official Google Play Store […]

How To Write & Publish An eBook On a Budget

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In the pre-Internet days (“The Dark Ages”), if you wanted your book published, you would type out your manuscript, post copies to various publishers and hope they would deign to read it. If they did, you would then have to be excited at the thought of earning 5% royalties on every copy sold (if you […]

How To Find & Play 1980s & 1990s Console Games On Your PC

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The modern landscape of video games is chock-full of exciting new releases, but sometimes the latest and greatest won’t scratch that retro itch. Every so often, the urge strikes for a quick round of Sonic the Hedgehog or Mortal Kombat, but we don’t all live in mansions lined with retro consoles or the appropriate setups […]

How To Enable Dark Mode In 14 Google Smartphone Apps

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Eye strain is common among people who sit in front of their screens for long hours on a daily basis. If you’re one of those people, you’ll know the pain and that it’s really not good for the long-term health of your eyes. While you’ll certainly not want to leave your job just because it […]

Bots That Will Instantly Make Your Facebook Messenger More Useful

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Facebook Messenger bots are probably the most useful tool you didn’t even know existed until now. You can receive alerts and information directly in Messenger, a tool you probably currently use just for staying in touch with friends. But businesses are rushing to find a way to use Facebook Messenger to engage their own customers. […]

How to Get Better Frame Rates When Streaming and Gaming Simultaneously

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Let’s talk about frame rates when streaming and playing games at the same time. Unless you are running a very good PC or a two PC stream setup, you may come across some issues trying to run the latest games on your stream. We will be resolving this issue with a number of techniques, and […]

How to Monitor When a Website Gets Updated

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Knowing when a website updates lets you stay on top of their new content. Fortunately, there are several ways to do this aside from manually checking on a whim whenever you wonder whether the site has changed. Depending on the site you’re monitoring for updates, you can be alerted about anything — breaking news stories, […]

6 Signs That You’ve Been Hacked (And What To Do About It)

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“I’ve been hacked” is a common thing to hear these days. Whether it’s someone mistakenly referring to a random malware infection or a person trying to walk back a regrettable social media post, it’s a term that gets thrown around a lot. Getting hacked is, however, a real danger for modern day users of devices […]

What is Hyperthreading and Why Should You Care?

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Let’s say you’re looking at buying a new processor and suddenly you have to decide between two products that are both just about the same on paper, but one of them has a feature called hyperthreading and the other doesn’t. Clearly hyperthreading is a good thing because you have to pay extra for it, but […]

How To Install Discord On Ubuntu Linux

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Originally designed with the online gamer in mind, Discord has become a juggernaut in the world of VoIP communications. So much so that gamers, still the app’s most prominent userbase, no longer hold exclusive rights to its services. Consider yourself a budding chef in search of new recipes? Join a cooking server. Perhaps you want […]