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The 5 Best Free SoundCloud Desktop Apps for Mac
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Web apps are fine, but native Mac apps are often better. When you listen to music in your browser, it’s hard to keep track of which tab is playing. Plus, much of the time pressing the Play/Pause key will open iTunes instead of pausing the current track. SoundCloud is no different. The service unfortunately discontinued […]

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6 Signs Microsoft Is Really a Fan of Linux
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Several years ago, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella stood in front of a presentation slide that said Microsoft loves Linux. Some people were happy to see this change. Others were skeptical. Did Microsoft really love Linux after all? Microsoft is a corporate entity, so it isn’t big on emotions. But over the past few years, the […]

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3 Ways to Check the Status of DNS Propagation for Your Site
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When you add hosting to a domain name, change hosting providers, or just change your nameservers, you need to wait for the changes to propagate around the world. But what does DNS propagation even mean? And how can you check the current status of your site? Keep reading to find out more. What Is DNS […]

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Protect Your Mac With 8 Free Security Tools by Objective-See
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Security tools are a necessary evil in the face of a growing Mac malware threat. Fortunately you can protect yourself and restore peace of mind with the right tools, like Objecive-See‘s bounty of freebies. The project is the brainchild of Patrick Wardle, a security researcher who created a range of tools to secure his own […]

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The Best PayPal Alternatives for Teenagers Under 18
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Teaching children to be financially responsible adults isn’t always easy when sites like PayPal ban children under 18 years old from using their service. Thankfully there are many financial alternatives to PayPal that you can use to teach your kids about saving and managing money. Despite PayPal’s ban, there are creative ways to provide your […]

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The 10 Best Foreign Netflix Shows From Around the World
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Netflix is best known for three things: awesome Netflix Originals, fascinating Netflix documentaries, and hilarious Netflix comedies. But most of this stuff is available in English, and if you limit yourself to just your native language you’re missing out on lots of amazing shows. We have previously highlighted a number of noteworthy foreign-language films on […]

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Why Does macOS High Sierra Track Your Location? (And Should You Be Worried?)
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Apple stands out among other companies for its stance on privacy. While Google tracks your every move on your Android phone and Windows 10 is filled with telemetry, using Apple products generally doesn’t require an invasion of your privacy. So you might be surprised to know that in macOS High Sierra, your Mac tracks your […]

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Oculus Go: Is This The Best Mobile VR Yet? (Review and Giveaway)
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Our verdict of the Oculus Go:Experienced VR gamers will be disappointed by the software selection and lack of positional tracking, but for watching videos the Oculus Go is astounding. With a higher resolution than PC VR headsets, and sheer convenience of being able to wear the device anywhere, we’re very close to calling this a […]

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Proactive Siri vs. Google Feed: How They Compare and Which Is Better
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From Siri’s introduction in 2011 to Alexa and Google Home today, virtual assistants have been one of the biggest technological developments of the decade. While there’s no doubt that they’re incredibly convenient, the amount of personal data they use is a concern for many. In response to Google Now (now known as the Google feed), […]

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