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Slip an unlocked Essential Phone into your pocket for $400

We've seen deals on the Essential Phone in the past, but since the launch of the new colors we haven't seen it drop this low.. Right now you can get …

Operating Systems

Google explains new Private DNS setting in Android P

Domain Name System, or 'DNS' for short, can best be described as a phone book for the internet. When you type in a domain, like google.com, the DNS …

Android News

Mozilla's first Internet Health Report makes for grim reading

The Internet has never been bigger. Lower costs of getting online, paired with near-ubiquitous cheap smartphones, has meant that more people are connected to the information superhighway than ever. But it’s not all good news.<p>According to Mozilla’s inaugural Internet Health Report, things aren’t …

Fake News

This app just changed the way I use Android: Notifix

Notifix is an app for Android devices that basically says to Google: “I’m gonna do your job for you.” Where some developers say, “oh I’ll just do all …

Android News

How To: 15 Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts Every Android Pro Should Know About

There are a number of options and hidden menus within Android that provide users more control over their device. With this control, you can better …

Apps

Science Discovered That Banning Small Talk from Your Conversations Makes You Happier (Try Asking These 13 Questions Instead)

It's time to delete questions like 'what do you do?' and 'where do you live?' from your vocabulary forever.<p>Ever walk into a networking event or cocktail party and all you hear is superficial chit-chat? The small talk is deafening and doesn't evolve into anything substantial. You can hardly stand …

Nonprofits

PLANT SOME OF THESE AROUND YOUR HOME AND GARDEN AND YOU’LL NEVER SEE ANOTHER FLY AGAIN

Spring and summer are the times when most people spend much of their free time outdoors having fun, whether it’s a picnic or a nice hike in nature. …

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Input files supported:<p>Adobe PDF files (.pdf), including scanned PDF files<br>• Image file (.bmp, .png, .tiff, .jpg, .gif)<p>Output files supported:<p>Microsoft …

Microsoft Office

30 Android apps with dark themes that are easy on the eyes

Article Contents<p>1 Browsers<p>1.1 Firefox<br>• 1.2 Opera Browser Beta<br>• 1.3 Puffin<br>• 1.4 Samsung Internet Browser<p>2 Media<p>2.1 Camera Roll - Gallery<br>• 2.2 Pocket Casts<br>• 2.3 …

Apps

Building the Perfect Home Router

When a favorite piece of hardware dies, it’s fairly common to experience a bit of dread. The thought that now you’ll have to go through the process …

Raspberry Pi

I Downloaded the Information That Facebook Has on Me. Yikes.

When I downloaded a copy of my Facebook data last week, I didn’t expect to see much. My profile is sparse, I rarely post anything on the site, and I seldom click on ads. (I’m what some call a Facebook “lurker.”)<p>But when I opened my file, it was like opening Pandora’s box.<p>With a few clicks, I …

Social Media

3 Simple, Free Apps for Accessing Your Home Computer From Anywhere

You’re at work, or on the other side of the world, or both, and you need something from your computer at home—in years gone by, you would need an IT …

Linux

Warning: Your Windows PC Can Get Hacked by Just Visiting a Site

Can you get hacked just by clicking on a malicious link or opening a website? — YES. Microsoft has just released its April month's Patch Tuesday …

Information Security

5 tips to prepare your PC for Windows 10 Spring Creators Update

It's time to get your computer ready for Microsoft's next big update to Windows 10.<p>Microsoft is expected to release its semi-annual update to Windows 10 ($142.99 at Amazon.com) this month. Dubbed Spring Creators Update, the update will be free and rolled out to users via Windows Update. Before …

Windows 10

Breathe Life Into an Old Laptop With This Cheap Addition

Just before you decide to throw out that old laptop and upgrade to a new one you might be surprised to find how a very quick and easy hardware swap …

HP ProBook

If I Die, Do All My Quantum Selves Die, Too?

We hope you are either very clever or very high for this oneThe reality you think you’re living in isn’t what you think it is.That’s according to …

Quantum Mechanics

If your computer has slowed, you might be mining crypto coins for someone else — here's how to stop it

Good news: Virtually all traditional types of malware declined in the past few months. Not so good: mainly because hackers are more interested in using your computer to help them mine cryptocurrencies.<p>It's likely you, or your employer, aren't even aware it's happening. Malware miners latch onto …

Android Phones

What To Do If Facebook Tells You Your Data Were Used By Cambridge Analytica

Facebook said it would begin rolling out a link starting Monday to let users know if they are among the estimated 87 million Facebook members whose data were improperly harvested by Cambridge Analytica. The political data firm is accused of exploiting private social media activity to support its …

Social Media

How to Get Free Lumber for All of Your DIY Projects

How to Find Free Lumber<p>Tips for Finding Free Lumber<p>Updated November 21, 2016<p>Getting free lumber might seem like an impossible feat, but with a plan …

Woodworking

8 Essential Apps Made For The Modern Driver

Driving visceral vintage cars and knowing the finer points of working a manual transmission or changing your own tire will all get you in touch with …

Apps

Is meditation the answer to cognitive decline?

In a study endorsed by the Dalai Lama, individuals who regularly meditate were followed over 7 years. The authors conclude that meditation can …

Meditation

Google's Fuchsia could replace Android and unite all devices

While the creator of one of the two most popular mobile operating systems on the market, Google’s Android does not play well with its desktop sibling …

Android News

When do you know you're old enough to die? Barbara Ehrenreich has some answers

With her latest book, Natural Causes, Barbara Ehrenreich notes that there’s an age at which death no longer requires much explanation<p>Four years ago, Barbara Ehrenreich, 76, reached the realisation that she was old enough to die. Not that the author, journalist and political activist was sick; she …

Biographies

Facebook update shows which of your friends are suckers for fake news

Facebook today announced it was rolling out an update to its News Feed to combat fake news. While the initial purpose of the update appears to be giving users context for the news stories they read. But the update also has a hidden second purpose: Showing you which of your friends are sharing bogus …

Fake News

Did Cambridge Analytica get your data? You'll know soon

NEW YORK (AP) — Anyone who's been wondering if their private Facebook data might have been swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal will soon get their first clues.<p>Starting Monday, all 2.2 billion Facebook users will receive a notice on their feeds, titled "Protecting Your Information," with a …

Cambridge Analytica

4 Sex Moves You Need To Try This Spring For Your Steamiest Season Ever

It may not feel like it right now, but it is technically spring. That's right, the season of mating is upon us. It's time to do what bunnies do, if …

Amazon Fire TV

Abraham Maslow and the Hierarchy of Needs

Abraham Harold Maslow (1908-1970)<p>On April 1, 1908, American psychologist <b>Abraham Harold Maslow</b> was born. He is best known for creating Maslow’s …

Psychology

20 secrets airport security won't tell you

1/<p>Agents aren't always delicate<p>Although checked baggage will sometimes reach its destination accompanied by a paper notification stating that the bag …

Flying

How to Edit PDF Files for Free

Not everyone can afford the steep subscription fee that Adobe charges for its Adobe Acrobat DC PDF editor (Rs. 12,168 per year). The app is the best …

Apps

​7 Kinky Sex Positions That She'll Love

You never know if you'll like it until you try.<p>Are you interested in a little experimentation? Intrigued by the idea of kink, but unsure as to what that actually means?<p>First things first, let's talk about what you’re getting into. Kink means departure from sexual norms, whether that’s by inserting …