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Posted January 17, 2017 by

Fix Malfunctions by Booting into Safe Mode on Android

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If you have an Android device that is malfunctioning, the most common way to fix this issue is by performing a hard reset. A hard reset deletes all of the device’s data, including apps you have installed, and returns the phone to its original settings, just as it was when it was first released from the […]

Category Android

Posted January 16, 2017 by

Boot and Restart HTC Phones in Safe Mode

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Safe Mode for Android phones is a diagnostic mode that helps you determine the source of the error that is causing your Android device to get stuck, restart, go on a boot loop, run slow, or freeze. If you have just installed a third-party app on your HTC phone and you are experiencing problems, then […]

Category Android, Apps

Posted January 14, 2017 by

How to Boot and Restart LG Phones in Safe Mode

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If you have recently installed a third-party app on your LG phone and you are now having an issue with it (e.g., freezing, boot loops, slow performance, etc.), then booting your device into Safe Mode may help you fix the problem. Booting LG phones in Safe Mode puts them in diagnostic mode, and your phone […]

Category Android, Apps

Posted January 12, 2017 by

Boot and Restart Samsung Galaxy Phones into Safe Mode

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A common fix for most computers whenever there are problems with the system is to start in them in Safe Mode. When in Safe Mode, a computer will boot without performing the standard boot processes. (e.g., Autoexec.bat and config.sys files will be disabled, auto-run programs will not auto-run, and device drivers such as printers or […]

Category Android

Posted January 10, 2017 by

Top Five Free Learning Apps for Android and iOS

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As we bid farewell to 2016, what better way to start 2017 than by learning something new. Whether you want to perform better in school or you want to learn how to speak a foreign language, you can find an app to assist you. I have checked out the best apps that teach new subjects […]

Posted January 8, 2017 by

CES 2017: Best of the Best

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I love two things in life: tech and casinos. When I think of those two things, I think of the Consumer Electronic Show (CES). This year’s CES offered more than a handful of tech products to consumers. Fortunately, you do not need to go to Las Vegas, Nevada, to find out about the latest news […]

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Posted January 6, 2017 by

How to Add Stickers or Emoji to Instagram Stories

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Instagram has always been known for its wide range of filters, but the service also lets users add more pizzazz to their photos by using stickers, emoji, and doodles. By following the steps in this tutorial, you can easily add these elements to your Instagram photos. Continue reading to find out how.

Category Internet

Posted January 4, 2017 by

How to Save Instagram Photos and Videos Privately

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With more than 600 million users, Instagram has a large, fast-growing community. Besides personal photos, Instagram users also share shots of products or videos that you may find useful for future reference. In the past, whenever you came across Instagram posts that you wanted to save, you could either like them or save them to […]

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Posted December 17, 2016 by

Access Your Yahoo Account Without Using a Password

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For the second time this year, Yahoo has issued a notice confirming another security breach in the company’s user accounts. This security issue is different from the disclosed data theft incident which occurred last September 22, 2016. To ensure that your account is safe, you can follow the steps in this tutorial to keep your […]

Posted December 8, 2016 by

How to Show Battery Percentage on Google Pixel

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By default, Google Pixel’s battery level is only shown through a battery indicator icon. A full green battery icon means that the battery is charged at a range that is close to 100%, while a red, almost empty icon means that your phone could go out at any time. Minor issues like this one are […]

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Posted November 30, 2016 by

How to Prevent Public Comments on Facebook Posts

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By default, the posts you make public on Facebook can be viewed and commented on by anyone, including people who are not your friends. At times, this policy can become a problem as your profile picture and cover photo are always public, so these are good spots for abusive comments. If you are facing such […]

Category Facebook, Internet

Posted November 28, 2016 by

How to Filter Facebook Search Results on a Smartphone

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When you search for someone on Facebook, the results page often includes a list of people who have the same name as the person you are trying to find. Normally, Facebook moves people with whom you have mutual friends or who live near your current location to the top of the list. This could make […]

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