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After using Chrome OS for four months, I never want to go back

Even though I've been enthralled by Android since the original Galaxy S Fascinate on Verizon Wireless, it took me until this year to finally give …

Google

How to Use Google Maps Without An Internet Connection

Losing your Internet connection while traveling can be frustrating, especially when you're relying on your phone to tell you where to go. Whether …

How to install Kodi on Chromecast

All about Kodi<p>We also looked at:<br>1. How to install Kodi on iPhone/iPad without jailbreaking<br>2. How to install Kodi on Android and Android TV<br>3. How to …

To All Android Users: Make Sure to Do This Before Risk Losing Your Android Smartphone or Tablet

Either you just get a brand new Android phone or tablet or you have been using them for quite some time, whatever it is, do make sure to setup this …

Why Your Next Camera Should Be an Advanced Point-and-Shoot

It wasn’t all that long ago that most people owned a dedicated camera because, of course, who ever heard of taking photos with a phone? Today, 77 …

Surgeon who operated on Kanye West's mother before her death asks to be to removed from album artwork

Jan Adams, the plastic surgeon who operated on Kanye West’s mother Donda the day before her death, has asked the rapper to not use an image of his face for the cover of West’s new album.<p>West tweeted last week that he would be using the image of Adams, and said that he wanted “to forgive and stop …

New Albums

Get a Well-Exposed Landscape Photo Every Time With This One Simple Trick

If I had to choose my biggest complaint about landscape photography, it would probably be the difficulty in getting a well-exposed image.<p>You've been …

4 Basic Steps to Take a Star Photograph

Knowing how to take a good picture of the stars is not as complicated as it may seem. Now, there are things that would obviously make it easier to …

How to connect your Android phone or tablet to your HDTV

No matter how big your Android smartphone or tablet display, there are times when you’ll want to view your photos and videos on something even …

Did you know that Google Search on Android is a podcast player?

Whether you're listening to the newest installment of a daily podcast you're subscribed to or binging the latest true crime series, being able to pause a podcast on one device and pick it back up on another is a useful feature. And according to <i>Pacific Content</i>, it's a feature that Google offers …

How to Make Sure Alexa, Google Home Don't Hear Too Much

SAN FRANCISCO -- Smart-home digital voice assistants such as Amazon Alexa or Google Home are safe to use as long as you strictly limit what kind of …

How to Set Up All the Tech in Your Home So Family and Guests Don't Hate You

You’ve got your smart home tech and other gadgets all set up just so, but if you have a family or steady stream of guests passing through, you might …

Smart Homes

Do you need a smart home hub?

When life gets chaotic, it can be convenient to have all your smart home devices operating on the same wavelength. Achieving this sort of harmony sometimes requires a hub to consolidate the myriad gadgets in your house. But not everyone needs a dedicated smart hub to make their setup run smoothly. …

Praise be — Google Home now works with other Bluetooth speakers

Google Home is learning how to play nice with the other kids on the playground. Only when we say “kids,” we mean Bluetooth speakers, and when we say …

How to Create the Misty Water Effect in Photography

Have you looked at a landscape photographer’s photo and wondered how they got the water coming down from a waterfall to look so misty? Or how they …

JFK’s real message from beyond the grave – don’t believe everything you hear | John Naughton

In a world where every digital recording could be fake, our relationship with information has never been more precarious<p>When John F Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas on 22 November 1963, he was on his way to deliver a speech to the assembled worthies of the city. A copy of his script for the …

naughton

How to Set Up a Smart Home Routine with Google Assistant

Routines allow you to execute several Google Home actions with one command. For example, if you were to say, "Good morning," to your Google Home …

Google Assistant

14 Google Home games you can play with your kiddos

Google Home has many uses around the house. It can control the lights, set the temperature and even help you cook or order dinner. But it can also help keep your kids entertained while you're busy in the kitchen or cleaning up their seemingly never-ending mess.<p>Here are 14 Google Home games your …

Kids

The best smart home devices that work with Google Home

Google Home, the search giant’s series of smart speakers powered by Google Assistant, is a pretty impressive hands-free helper. You can ask it when …

Soon You Won't Have to Say 'Hey Google' to Launch Google Assistant

Amazon’s Alexa may have more “skills” and connect with more services, but when it comes to artificial intelligence smarts, Google Assistant has the …

How To Make Sure Google Home Has Your Correct Address

Google recently released its own home voice assistant, the aptly named Google Home. It can do all kinds of interesting things, but some of its …

Google Home

How to choose the best smart TV for your viewing habits

Weigh your options and make the right decision.<p>The right smart TV can vastly improve your home entertainment, filling your living room with on-demand content from Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and other streaming companies. But choosing the perfect set for your viewing habits means deciding on the …

London Underground

The Underground is divided into nine zones: central London is covered by zone 1.<p>There are 11 Tube lines.<p>The Tube fare depends on how far you travel, …

England

Created a new Webpage on how I'm setting up a Home Assist home automation das...

<b>Created a new Webpage on how I'm setting up a Home Assist home automation dashboard at</b> https://gadgeteer.co.za/homeassistant<p>The page will detail some …

How To: This Is the Best Way to Watch YouTube on Chromecast

Sometimes I'm convinced Google has ADHD. They'll create a great product, then get distracted by the next moonshot and never put the finishing touches …

Smart TV

How to Delete the Voice Data That Amazon Echo and Google Home Are Storing

For those of us who don’t have an Amazon smart speaker, visits home for the holidays bring with them a new family member, always being shouted at.</i> …

How to Customize Your Android Phone Exactly How You Like It

You can live a perfectly delightful mobile existence using an Android phone without tweaking a single setting. But where's the fun in that? …

Android News

Fascinating timelapse footage of 55-day, 24/7 overhaul of the world's largest passenger jet

This week, Emirates revealed it would soon be taking delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 superjumbo, an aircraft which made its thunderous debut 10 years ago as the world's largest passenger jet but has since struggled to sell as well as predicted.<p>Emirates operates by far the biggest fleet of them in …

Aviation

Goerlitz: Why you should visit the real 'Grand Budapest Hotel'

<b>(CNN) —</b> You might not have heard of the beautiful German town of Goerlitz, but its medieval streets and blend of Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Gothic architecture might still be familiar.<p>That's because it's regularly used to backdrop to some of Hollywood's most successful movies -- including Wes …

European Travel