5 Free Apps To Reduce Digital Eye Strain & Improve Your Sleep

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We’re all attached to some gadget or another. You may be a tablet owner with unhealthy video binging habits. A workaholic who has a keyboard at your fingertips 24-7. Or you could be one of those smartphone users with gigs upon gigs of apps (and leaderboards to conquer).  But as fun and convenient as this […]

Why Would You Want a CRT Monitor In 2019?

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Unless you’ve been following the less mainstream tech conversations going on these days, you might have missed a renewed discussion on the merits of CRT or cathode ray tube screens. Yes, we’re talking about the original ‘tube’ that has now been all but replaced by various flat panel technologies.  Believe it or not, there’s an […]

Siri, Google Assistant, & Cortana – Three Digital Assistants Compared

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If you’re old enough to remember trying voice dictation software in the 90s, then you know the true meaning of tedium. If you wanted to type out an email or a memo using your voice, it required hours of training, a painfully slow speaking speed and ultimately a pretty useless piece of text. Today things […]

Best Comic Book Creator Software of 2019

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Comic and graphic novel sales are on the rise. Between 2017 and 2018, the market grew from an already impressive $800 million to a stunning $1.095 billion. Needless to say, now is an excellent time to get your comic concepts drawn and published.  But what if you’re not a seasoned professional with all of the […]

How You Can Track Someone’s Location Using Facebook Messenger

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The ability to track and locate an individual is no longer as difficult as it appears in the movies. Wiretaps and bugs can be replaced with something as simple as a smartphone – to a certain extent. We live in such a digital age that it has become easier to pinpoint someone’s location using nothing […]

How To Live Stream On Social Media (And Why You Should)

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If you are active on social media, you will know that the future lies firmly in video. Or to be more precise, live streaming video. But the very idea of live streaming video is enough to traumatize a lot of people into lifelong therapy. What if you do something wrong? If you are one of […]

Top 10 Trello Tips to Power Up Your Productivity

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Are you a visual learner looking for a powerful project management tool? Look no further than Trello. Trello is easy-to-use, intuitive, collaborative, and visual. It rates well against similar applications and enables you to prioritize and organize projects by using boards, cards, and lists. Users can add attachments, comments, checklists, and due dates on projects […]

Best Tools To Improve The Instagram User Experience

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Instagram is fast becoming the number one social media destination (even surpassing Facebook, which is ironic since Facebook owns Instagram!). But one thing which is a real downer for Instagram is how unfriendly some aspects of the user experience are for people. What do I mean? Well for example, look at how the platform is […]

How to Search for Text Inside Multiple PDF Files at Once

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PDF has been everyone’s favorite file format for sharing documents. It’s mostly because it retains all the text formatting and graphics inside it, and also the end-user doesn’t really need anything to open it except for a free PDF reader software. The only downside of the PDF format is that you can’t search for text […]

How to Show or Hide Folders and Apps in the Start Menu on Windows 10

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When you click on the Start button in Windows 10, you’ll see the interface is split into three separate sections: the small buttons on the left-hand side, the list of apps and programs in the middle and the static or dynamic tiles on the right-hand side. You can customize quite a few things about the […]