The ‘Internet’ Archives
Posted November 28, 2014 by

How Do I Reduce the Number of Updates from a Facebook User on My Feed and Unfollow Users in Bulk?

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In addition to the Unfollow feature, which lets users stop receiving their friends’ updates without unfriending them, Facebook offers another feature to reduce the number of updates posted by a particular user on your news feed. This option can be very useful if some of your friends post too many updates on Facebook. You may […]

Category Facebook, Internet

Posted November 27, 2014 by

How Do I Open Links Using Chrome from Android Facebook App?

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Whenever you open a link from your Facebook app, the app will try to load the webpage using its built-in browser, not the one that you set as the default on your phone (e.g., Chrome). This behavior could cause a lot of frustration because the Facebook app’s built-in browser lacks a lot of important features. […]

Posted November 27, 2014 by

How Do I Use My Samsung Galaxy Device as a TV Remote Control?

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Most high-end Samsung Galaxy phones and tablets can be used as a TV remote control by using an application called WatchOn. Samsung WatchOn will use the IR blasters of your Samsung Galaxy device to convert it into a remote control. WatchOn gives you full control over your TV and movie-viewing experience. Here’s how to set up your phone or […]

Category Android

Posted November 23, 2014 by

How Do I Manage the Side Screen Panels of My Samsung Galaxy Note Edge?

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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge gives you an additional, curved side screen where you can put icons for your favorite applications and widgets into an assortment of customizable panels. You can arrange the Edge screen panels so that sets of them are displayed based on your preferences. Read on to find out how to manage the […]

Category Android

Posted November 16, 2014 by

How Do I Mirror My Samsung Galaxy Phone’s Screen on My TV?

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Using the Screen Mirroring feature, you can share your Galaxy device’s screen with your Samsung Smart TV or with an HDTV using the AllShare Cast Wireless Hub. You can beam your phone’s screen wirelessly and view pictures, photos, videos, games and presentations on your TV’s large screen. Keep reading to find out how this is […]

Category Android

Posted November 6, 2014 by

How Do I Take Wide Selfies Using My Galaxy Note 4?

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One of the more popular uses of smartphones is their ability to capture photos instantly and conveniently. The presence of a front camera on phones allows users to take photos of themselves while seeing the results on the front screen. This gave birth to the term “selfie.” One common problem with taking selfies is that you […]

Category Android, Google

Posted November 3, 2014 by

How Do I Enable Smart Stay to Keep the Screen On While I Am Looking at My Galaxy Note 4?

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You might notice that while reading an article on your Samsung Galaxy Note 4, the screen turns off after seconds of inactivity. This is due to the default power-saving feature of the device that automatically turns off the screen when no inputs are detected on the phone. Though this power-saving feature is helpful, it can […]

Category Android, Google

Posted October 30, 2014 by

Android: Lock Screen Rotation

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How many times have you gotten cozy in bed, reading the newspaper on your tablet, and then you lie on your side and what you are reading has flipped on its side? Now, you cannot read it without craning your neck, because it is oriented the wrong way.  How do you turn off this auto-rotate feature? […]

Category Android

Posted October 30, 2014 by

How Do I Extend the Time That Gmail’s Undo Send Appears On-Screen?

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The Undo Send feature in Gmail, which shows up at the top of the screen for a few seconds when you send an email message, lets you undo the send action. It is especially helpful when you accidentally hit the Send button while still composing an email or when an email is sent to the […]

Category Internet

Posted October 29, 2014 by

Google Chrome: Disable Save Password Feature

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Google Chrome is quick, convenient, and secure. However, its data protection settings are in great need of improvement. Google Chrome offers a feature to save the username and password combinations for various websites, so when you try to log in, Chrome will fill in your username and password details automatically. This feature can be dangerous […]

Category Google, Internet