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8 Useful Tips to Reduce Mobile Data Usage and Save Money
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Mobile data usage is expensive. So how do you keep your bill low while out and about, without compromising on data? The answer is to be smart with your smartphone. Use apps, but also use built-in features to help you avoid hitting that mobile internet cap. Following these simple but effective tips will help you […]

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Why Smartphone Batteries Explode and How to Prevent It
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Yes, that little smartphone you keep in your pocket has the potential to burst—and it’s not limited to exploding Samsung batteries. A lithium-ion battery is the same no matter what device it’s in, and they all carry identical risks. What are these risks? And how can you reduce them with your phone? That’s what we’re […]

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Netflix’s Fast.com Now Measures Upload Speeds
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In 2016, Netflix launched Fast.com as a simple internet speed test which showed you your download speed and nothing else. After all, anyone watching Netflix really only needs to know their download speed, with everything else being immaterial. However, after consulting regular Fast.com users, Netflix has now decided to include more information about your internet […]

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8 Stock Android Apps You Should Replace With These Alternatives
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The stock version of Android includes some fantastic native apps. Many people stick with them and never use anything else. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t equally robust alternatives available. Let’s have a look at some of the best alternatives to pre-installed Android apps. 1. Replace Messages With QKSMS Google has a dubious track record […]

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How to Safely Delete or Deactivate Your Apple ID
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Deleting your Apple ID used to involve convincing someone at Apple tech support about the validity of your request. But not anymore! Apple now has a dedicated Data and Privacy tool that allows you to edit or download your data stored with Apple and deactivate/delete your Apple ID. We’ll show you how the tool works […]

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How to Create a Hosting-Free Website With Itty Bitty
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With programming, online creativity knows no bounds. Every day, programmers across the Internet use their skills to create small projects for the public. Itty Bitty, a website created by former designer for Google and current vice President at Dropbox Nocholas Jitkoff, is one such small project. Using the Itty Bitty site, you can create a […]

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How to Use WhatsApp While Maintaining Your Privacy
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Do you want to use WhatsApp, but don’t want people to know what you’re doing? By default, WhatsApp shares your activity with friends and the public in several ways. Privacy-conscious folks will likely have concerns about this. Thankfully, you can use WhatsApp almost completely in secret. So, try these useful tips to regain some of […]

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5 Smart Recipe Sites and Apps to Simplify and Reinvent Cooking
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The internet is a giant, free recipe book. So giant that it can be overwhelming. A few new apps and sites are solving this problem of plenty with smart ideas that reinvent how you cook or look for recipes. Even Google has realized how complicated things get when you try to find a recipe, so […]

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How to Cancel Your Amazon Prime Membership
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Amazon Prime has so many awesome benefits. If you’re in the United States, you get free shipping, access to Prime Video and Prime Music, free ebooks to read, exclusive deals, and so much more. But the service isn’t right for everyone. A monthly Amazon Prime membership sets you back $12.99, while an annual Amazon Prime […]

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