How to Pin Your Favorite Sports Team to Windows 8 Start Screen

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If sports interest you then it’s likely that keeping yourself updated with sports news from across the globe is something that interests you too. The question is what might be the best way to do that, especially for your favorite sports team if not all teams or sports. Windows 8 users don’t need to think […]

Dots and Hearts: iOS Games for Connecting Dots and Playing Cards

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While people don’t buy smartphones exclusively for their games, there is no denying that gaming is a huge aspect of most of them nowadays. The iPhone is of course, the prime example of this, with instant classics like Angry Birds and Cut the Rope having seen the light of day on iOS first. We have […]

How to Enable and Use Android 4.3 Permissions Manager

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While Android is without a doubt more customizable and open than iOS in just about every way possible, there is one area where Apple curiously has made iOS more open than Android: changing specific app permissions. Google has always been good about letting us know exactly what permissions an app needs when first installing, but […]

How to Add a Stylish Sidebar Start Menu to Windows With 8Stack

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8Stack is similar to other custom Start menus but the main difference is that it’s not bloated with extra features and it slides out the side of the screen. You can keep your regular Windows 7 menu, for example, but still use the slide out 8Stack set to get access to all your favorite websites […]

How To Make Your iWork Keynote Presentations Stand Out by Adding Audio and Video Files to Them

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In past entries we have already covered both the basics of Keynote (Apple’s own presentation tool) and even shared some cool Keynote tips with you. However, it’s never enough when it comes to ways in which you can improve your presentations and make them stand out, right? That’s why this time we cover two very […]

4 Free and Interactive Sites for Learning to Code

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Teaching yourself how to program can seem daunting, and reading full textbooks on the matter is nothing short of exhausting. Instead, try out one of these four free websites for learning how to code. There are different lessons, tasks, and help documents at each website – so use all of them to get an even […]

How to Use Google Maps Offline and Share Location With a Contact on iOS

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Google Maps is perhaps one of the most popular services out there with apps available on almost every device. However, since Apple implemented its own maps solution, Google Maps stopped being installed by default on iOS devices and became an optional install instead. Still, the Google Maps app remains the most capable maps application for […]

How Does the New Moto X Compare With the Nexus 4? A Detailed Guide

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There are some folks that truly enjoy carrier and manufacturer customizations, a la Samsung’s TouchWiz for devices like the Galaxy S4. Others want a pure Android experience that forgoes manufacturer extras in favor of quick updates and a less cluttered, arguably faster experience. Right now if you are looking for a stock Android experience on […]

How to Fix an Android Phone or Tablet That Appears to be Bricked

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So you decided to root (and flash) your Android handset or tablet, and now things don’t seem to be working right. Maybe it won’t start. Perhaps the phone keeps restarting or won’t boot into Android. It’s time to face the music..  your Android device is bricked. Or is it? In reality, Android is built with flexibility […]

How to Get Facebook Notifications Without Going to Facebook

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Facebook is so insanely popular that it’s difficult not to find tweaks and tricks for using it. But most of them focus on your using Facebook at that time. Today, we’d rather focus on something different. How about getting the Facebook notifications without going to, or actually being on Facebook at that moment? We’ve found […]

How to Use MS Word 2013 as a Blogging Tool

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Windows Live Writer is definitely one of the best tools when it comes to blogging using an offline tool. In my opinion it stands at the top of the list among others available in the market. However, I was trying to take a dive in few other options and I found out that MS Word […]

How to Get Back the Stock Android (AOSP) Browser Without Rooting

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For the longest time, every Android device had at least one thing in common: the stock (or AOSP) browser. This has changed starting with newer Nexus devices, and even some non-Nexus devices now carry Chrome as the default browser. For some folks, that’s fine. For others, Chrome’s somewhat laggy scrolling performance and lack of Flash […]

How to Disable the Banner Ads on uTorrent

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uTorrent is by far one of the best and most popular bittorrent clients. What makes it even better is its availability across platforms i.e. Windows, Mac, Linux and mobile devices like Android and iPhone. Well, we are not going to talk about its availability or its usage. You probably know all that. What you may […]

How to Edit iWork Documents in Browser on iCloud

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In past entries, we have shown you the basics of Apple’s iWork applications like Numbers, Pages and even Keynote more recently, and shared with you some nice tips on all of them. There are definitely many advantages for iWork users, starting with the really low price of each of the suite’s apps ($20 for Mac […]