The Best Apps For Improving Wikipedia Experience On Web, iOS And Android

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Wikipedia started out in 2001 and it still looks like a site developed in 2001. On the desktop, it’s helpful, sure. And you’re used to it. But on mobile, it’s a whole different story. Wikipedia pages are quite long. And you find yourself jumping from one link to another as you plunge deeper and deeper into […]

7 Handy Trackpad Gestures for Mac Users

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One aspect of Apple products that has always been one of their staples is gestures. They initially became popularized with iOS devices of course, but now gestures are also an important facet of the Mac experience. Surprisingly though, several of them are not well known among Mac users. This is definitely something we plan to […]

How to Search Files Quickly on Android with Search Everything

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No matter how smooth app launchers have become, be it the Modern Start Menu of Windows 8 or the Aviate launcher on Android, what we really yearn for is instant information right at our fingertips. Now we did talk about some apps like FARR and Launchy, which you can install on Windows. These apps index all of […]

How To Manage Music Playback When You Have Friends Over

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When you’re alone, listening to your favorite jams is a joyful affair. You either stick to your favorite playlist, an album you love, or go to Spotify and look up editorially curated music picks. But when you’ve got friends over it’s not nearly as simple. If you’re lucky, all of your friends have the same […]

How To Remove the Background From Images and Wrap Text Around Them In Pages For iPad

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While most of us usually use Pages or any other word processor to mainly enter text, they are actually capable of much more than that. What sometimes comes as a surprise though, is how powerful Pages in particular can be not only on your Mac, but also on your iPad. In fact, Pages is crawling […]

How To Mute Users And Keywords In Twitter Apps And Website

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Like many social networks on the internet, Twitter is what you make it. Your timeline can range from hilarious to informative to downright crazy depending on the people you choose to follow. But you don’t have any further control than that. You can’t decide which retweets from your friends you get and which not. You’ll also […]

3 Cool Launchers Show How Nokia, Yahoo and Google See Android’s Future

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An Android launcher can totally change the way you interact with your Android device, adding to your experience as a whole. However, when it comes from a big player on the market, it can also show what that company thinks Android should look and feel like. In the next paragraphs we’ll be taking a look at […]

Top 3 System Monitor Apps And Widgets For Android

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I want to live in a Sci-Fi movie. Not only because it would be oh so cool but because I like looking at numbers. Moving numbers. Numbers telling me about things that are going on. Like the stats of the spaceship in Star Trek, or of the human body, like in Iron Man. I know […]

4 Important and Little-Known iPhone Privacy Settings

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The iPhone is a smartphone that really puts the power of a handheld computer in your pocket, and as such, it can also carry some of the most personal aspects of your life, including sensitive information, important memories, and more. Because of this, it is extremely important to be able to keep this information as […]

The Pros and Cons of Xiaomi Mi3 You Should Know Before Buying

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Note: This article is primarily for our visitors from India, where Xiaomi Mi 3 was recently launched. But the device is available in many other countries as well and it probably wouldn’t be a waste of your time to read this if you are not in India. Xiaomi Mi3 is finally here. And you’re probably […]

5 Time-Saving, Super Useful iPhoto Keyboard Shortcuts

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For any Mac user, iPhoto is the place to go when it comes to organizing and enhancing his photo library. This is thanks to both iPhoto’s ability to sort all your images and its great set of image editing tools. However, just because iPhoto is so handy already doesn’t mean the way you use it can’t […]

How To Easily Un-Personalize News Feeds And Follow Top Stories

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Late one night I was browsing Reddit (as you do), and came across a video of Bill Maher talking about customized news feeds (transcript). The whole video is worth watching and it brings up important points we seem to ignore in the pursuit of “personalized news”. Here are some highlights from the video. …because the […]

How To Integrate TV Shows, Sports, Media Events In Your Calendar

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We’ve got a lot going on in our lives other than what our calendar tells us. There’s that Game Of Thrones season finale you want to get home for, the earnings call of the company you’re heavily invested in and of course you need to hit the pub to see Manchester United lose, again. You […]

The Complete Guide To Listening To Audiobooks on Android

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I love listening to audiobooks when I’m cycling, commuting, or just doing chores. And it’s easy to see why. I can complete a book within a week or two, while fulfilling other tasks. That’s a novel of 300+ pages I would normally have to dedicate close to a dozen hours of my life to. Granted, […]