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How to Use Google’s Services and Not Become a Product

How to Use Google’s Services and Not Become a Product    

Since 1995, when Larry Page met Sergey Brin and came up with the idea of a website like it, it’s been quite a while. Google is without doubt one of the most popular search engines out there, but it’s much more than just a place to look for stuff. While students may be using it to get their homework done, […]

     
 
 

Cellular Continuity in iOS 9 Enables Phone Calls on iPad and Mac Even When Your iPhone is Off

Cellular Continuity in iOS 9 Enables Phone Calls on iPad and Mac Even When Your iPhone is Off

At its worldwide developer conference earlier this month, Apple announced iOS 9. The latest iteration to its mobile operating system, which will be rolling out to all the iOS 8 supported device later this year, comes with a handful of new features including substantial improvements to Siri, as well as the much awaited support for multi-window Split View. But it […]

     
 
 

Trakt TV Automatically Tracks TV and Movies you’re Watching

Trakt TV Automatically Tracks TV and Movies you’re Watching

If you are a movie buff like yours truly, then probably you have all sorts of apps and tools to help you organize your collection or just to keep track of what your favorite movies or TV shows are. But if you are still looking for even more useful products, you might want to have a look at Trakt TV, […]

     
 
 

What’s a Geofencing Software and How can it Help Track Devices?

What’s a Geofencing Software and How can it Help Track Devices?

Have you ever lost your phone, got it stolen or simply forgot where you put it? Did that ever happen with a vehicle or some other object? Did you ever want to be able to localize and track something or even someone? If you had a positive answer to give to at least some of the questions above, geofencing might […]

 
     
 
 

Know if Any Rogue App/Service is Spying on You with Micro Snitch

Know if Any Rogue App/Service is Spying on You with Micro Snitch

Try as we might, there’s always the risk for our devices to become infected or the target of a hacker’s attack. And what’s even worse, there are situations when we won’t even be aware of that happening. I am telling you from my experience, as my Gmail account has been hacked a couple of times. Another common type of security […]

     
 
 

Love Shopping Online? YellowBag is a Neat Tool That Tracks & Notifies when the Price Drops

Love Shopping Online? YellowBag is a Neat Tool That Tracks & Notifies when the Price Drops    

The online shopping business is increasing year by year, with more consumers opting to buy things on the Internet instead of going to a physical store. Shopping online has other advantages than just the comfort of placing an order from the comfort of your home. You can compare between multiple sellers to find the best price for your product. However, […]

     
 
 

How to Make the Windows 10 Update Icon Appear in the Taskbar

How to Make the Windows 10 Update Icon Appear in the Taskbar

As you may have already heard, Windows 10 is due to launch pretty soon. In order to celebrate this long-awaited event, Microsoft has decided to create a bit of expectation, by offering Windows 7 and Windows 8 users a pre-reservation chance. Basically, everyone running one of the two Windows versions should have noticed a small, Windows-like icon, in the right-hand […]

     
 
 

Top 10 Chinese Phones to Import: In Depth Info & Suggestions

LeTV S1, S1 Pro and the Le Max (left to right) during the launch event in China

Back in the time people used to throw away Chinese tech as garbage. But now, things have changed dramatically. On contrary to throwing away Chinese smartphones as cheap ones, many people are doing all possible and going through the hassle of importing smartphones from China. Are you contemplating to import a smartphones from China? If so you, are on the […]

 
     
 
 

How to Know if your ISP or Carrier is Throttling your Internet Data

How to Know if your ISP or Carrier is Throttling your Internet Data

Internet Service Providers have long been accused by customers that they use all sorts of tricks to throttle down their Internet speeds. To do so, an ISP can allegedly make use of a variety of tricks, such as firewalls, traffic shapers, censors, and redirectors to manipulate and degrade your internet traffic. And with the rise of mobile devices, wireless carriers stand accused of […]