Ahmad Imran

198 Added | 3 Magazines | 438 Likes | 7 Following | 7 Followers | @REASONTOUSE | Tech-blogger with a common-user hat. Founder of REASONTOUSE, a platform to empower you to make better decisions about personal technology.

China’s Biggest Phone Company Has Made The Best Smartphone You’ve Never Heard Of

If you live in America, you probably don’t know about Huawei. If you do, you were either very into the Nexus 6X, or you watched "60 Minutes" around …

Twelve ways to make yourself a Gmail genius

Transfer money, search more accurately, or engage with your appliances: tips and tricks to enhance and customise the world’s most popular webmail service<p>Show me what I want to see<p>Want to see more of your inbox at a glance? Click the cog-wheel at the upper right of the Gmail web interface, then …

How-To's

7 reasons to switch to Google Inbox

Google

Chromebooks beyond the cloud: Everything Chromebooks can do offline

Born as pure conduits to the web—showcases for Gmail, Drive, and other Google cloud services—Chromebooks have been stuck with a reputation that they’re useless offline. The basic complaint is that Chromebooks become nothing more than dumb, worthless, keyboard-equipped pieces of glass if your …

Chromebook

Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA review

Asus’ versatile Flip C302C is a great Chromebook, and a solid 2-in-1.<p>Asus’ versatile Flip C302C is a great Chromebook, and a solid 2-in-1.<p>Asus’ …

Chromebook

5 Chrome Extensions that Help You Save Articles for Later

There’s simply too much content. We have reached “Peak Content” where there is more content than we can handle. From the never-ending Facebook …

How to Quit Being So Damned Boring

It always begins with so much promise.<p>“I’ve been working really hard on my site. I put a lot of time and effort into it, but it’s just not getting …

Content Marketing

How to Choose a Chromebook? 7 Key Factors to Help You Decide

<i>A tech-blogger who likes to wear the common-user's hat. Founder of REASONTOUSE, a platform to empower the common technology-user to make better and</i> …

Chromebook

Samsung’s Chromebook Pro: A thoughtful marriage of Android and Chrome OS

Review: Chrome/Android integration is on the right track.<p>The market is about to be flooded with a new wave of Chromebooks, all focused on Android …

Chromebook

The 5 stages of Chromebook acceptance

Giving up Windows or MacOS for a Chromebook requires a mental journey through anger, denial and bargaining, all on your way to acceptance.<p>Laptop trends come and go. We've lived through netbooks, ultrabooks and even stereoscopic 3D laptops (yes, that was a thing for a while). Most don't stick around …

Chromebook

Samsung Chromebook Pro Review

The Samsung Chromebook Pro is, perhaps, the most anticipated Chromebook release in Chromebook history. A combination of unique form factor, screen …

Chromebook

3 Smartphone Camera Settings You Should Try Out

It wasn’t all that long ago that simply having a phone with a camera in it was relatively rare. Not so today!Now, the cameras on our smartphones are …

iPhoneography

Make Google Chrome faster, reduce how much RAM it uses, and be more productive

Google Chrome is my browser of choice, but it does have a habit of consuming a lot of system RAM. Also, there are times when it seems to start …

Google Chrome

Huawei Honor 8 - Strengths and Weaknesses Reviewed After 45 Days of Use

<i>A tech-blogger who likes to wear the common-user's hat. Founder of REASONTOUSE, a platform to empower the common technology-user to make better and</i> …

Phones

The Old Man and The Pen

<i>This is a simple story about the life of a particular writer, and how he ignored the one thing about his craft that would have given him everything</i> …

Content Marketing

5 Writing Principles That Will Make Your Content Go Viral

Cast the first stone in me, those of you unwilling to create viral content that gets well shared!<p>And cast the second stone in me, those of you …

Content Marketing

Everything you need to know about IP ratings

It’s a great time to be a tech lover. Looking back on the smartphone releases of 2016, the biggest problem we might have is that virtually every new device is great. In fact, many of 2016’s releases features a number of the same specs: a Snapdragon 820 processor, a 5.5-inch display (or …

Samsung Galaxy

How to Make a Quiet Blog More Interactive

<b>Cats! You do it with cat photos. Thanks for reading. Just kidding…</b><p>One of the most rewarding parts of running a blog is the community that springs up …

Digital Media

3 Ways to Become More Generous and Grow Your Audience

Giving to your audience is one of the foundations of any smart content marketing strategy.<p>To grow your audience and get better results for your …

Content Marketing

Blogging with Chromebook - Can it Handle Everything?

<i>A tech-blogger who likes to wear the common-user's hat. Founder of REASONTOUSE, a platform to empower the common technology-user to make better and</i> …

Chromebook

9 Months On - The Dell Chromebook 13 Review - Strengths and Weaknesses

<i>A tech-blogger who likes to wear the common-user's hat. Founder of REASONTOUSE, a platform to empower the common technology-user to make better and</i> …

Chromebook

How to make your Chromebook browsing experience way faster

These five tips will make Chrome as fast as it can be on your Chromebook or any other computer. Zoom zoom!<p>One thing even a basic entry-level …

Chromebook

20 Ways to Be Just Another Mediocre Blogger Nobody Gives a Crap About

A troubling thought, isn’t it?You’re slaving away at your blog, but you can’t help wondering if you have a shot in hell of getting anyone to read …

Seth Godin

Advice for Beating Writer's Block, From an Award-Winning Author of 500 Books

Isaac Asimov published more than 500 books in his lifetime but never suffered from writer's block. Here's how he did it.<p><i>This article appeared on LinkedIn.</i><p>Isaac Asimov is widely known as one of the greatest authors of science fiction. His <i>Foundation</i> series is a classic of the genre. In <i>I, Robot</i>, he …

Publishing

Adobe announces Creative Cloud applications for select Chromebooks

Adobe Creative Cloud is a powerful subscription-based service that provides the entire collection of Adobe applications for everyone from individuals …

Google

The real effect Google's Pixel phone is having on Android

If there's one thing worth remembering about Google's Pixel phone, it's that the device itself -- what we see on the surface -- is but one piece of a …

Google

The Subterranean Foundations of Any Good Content Marketing Strategy

Let’s go deep for a moment.<p>Below the surface, not in the 20th-century French existentialist sense, but to a much more simple understanding of depth …

Your Blog Needs an Ideal Visitor Persona (Sharing 3 Examples I Use)

<i>A tech-blogger who likes to wear the common-user's hat. Founder of REASONTOUSE, a platform to empower the common technology-user to make better and</i> …

SEO fact or fiction? • Yoast

SEO has a somewhat questionable reputation. Why is that? At Yoast, we advise you to make an awesome website. Our SEO advice always comes down to: …

Marketing