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How to unlock and enable Developer options on any Android phone

How to unlock and enable Developer options on any Android phone

Windows February 27, 2019 at 12:40 pm 0 comments

Even if you’re leery about rooting your Android phone and installing a custom ROM, you can still try out some features and settings that aren’t turned on by default. Every Android phone comes equipped with the ability to enable Developer options, which lets you test some features and access partsRead More

Can Excel convert currency? Using the EUROTOOL.XLAM Excel Add-in

Can Excel convert currency? Using the EUROTOOL.XLAM Excel Add-in

Windows February 27, 2019 at 11:37 am 0 comments

Excel can convert currency given the right tools. While there are dozens of currency conversion websites or other conversion tools that you can use online or purchase, they work best for looking up one currency transaction at a time. If, on the other hand, you need a table of multiple transactionsRead More

How to secure, protect, and completely lock down your Android phone

How to secure, protect, and completely lock down your Android phone

Windows February 27, 2019 at 10:34 am 0 comments

Android phones might get a bad rap, but they’re actually quite secure. Or at least they can be. With a little work, your Galaxy, Pixel, or OnePlus phone can be a veritable fortress, virtually impenetrable to hacks, attacks, and bad apps. So whether you’re looking for a little extra securityRead More

How to secure your Nest camera from hackers

How to secure your Nest camera from hackers

Windows February 27, 2019 at 9:31 am 0 comments

A small but increasing number of Nest security camera owners across the country are reporting their cameras have been hacked, often to blast out audio messages. In one instance, a California family received a fake warning of a North Korean missile attack. The problem isn’t with Nest. Google confirms thatRead More

How to use Microsoft Word’s Resume Assistant to look for a new job… on LinkedIn

How to use Microsoft Word’s Resume Assistant to look for a new job… on LinkedIn

Windows February 27, 2019 at 8:30 am 0 comments

While polishing your resume is still as much about relevant experience and skills as ever, finding a job now involves targeting the right keywords and SEO, too. That’s how Microsoft Word’s Resume Assistant can help: tapping LinkedIn to assist your work experience. Resume Assistant is now part of Microsoft Word,Read More

How to rescue your movies and TV shows from Ultraviolet before it shuts down on July 31

How to rescue your movies and TV shows from Ultraviolet before it shuts down on July 31

Windows February 27, 2019 at 7:29 am 0 comments

If you’ve bought a Blu-ray movie over the past decade and redeemed the digital download code, there’s a good chance it ended up in your Ultraviolet library. There’s an equally good chance that you’ve forgotten about it. Now that the service has announced it will be shutting down on JulyRead More

Excel Stylesheets: Cell Styles and Smart Art, Drawing, Graphics, Picture and Chart Tools

Excel Stylesheets: Cell Styles and Smart Art, Drawing, Graphics, Picture and Chart Tools

Windows February 27, 2019 at 6:27 am 0 comments

You may have used Excel for years without delving into Styles (or stylesheets), but they can make work easier and faster—and more visually appealing. In this feature, we’re going to go over Cell Styles, and Smart Art, Drawing, Graphics, Picture, and Chart Tools. (We’re skipping 3D Model Tools for nowRead More

How to buy the best SD card for your camera, phone, tablet

How to buy the best SD card for your camera, phone, tablet

Windows February 27, 2019 at 5:26 am 0 comments

You just want to buy an SD (secure digital) card or microSD card for your DSLR, dash cam, drone, smartphone, or tablet. But one size doesn’t fit all. If the confusing array of memory card logos and specs has you pounding your head against a wall, we understand. We’ll giveRead More

5 ways to tidy up your Android phone, inspired by Marie Kondo

5 ways to tidy up your Android phone, inspired by Marie Kondo

Windows February 27, 2019 at 4:22 am 0 comments

If you’ve been watching Marie Kondo’s Netflix show, Tidying Up, you’ve no doubt caught the cleaning bug. Kondo’s organization method breaks down your clutter into five key areas: clothing, books, paper, komono (miscellaneous things) and sentimental items. Her mission is to “spark joy in the world through cleaning,” by throwing outRead More

Surprise, Opera’s free VPN is back! Here’s how to get it on your Android phone

Surprise, Opera’s free VPN is back! Here’s how to get it on your Android phone

Windows February 27, 2019 at 3:20 am 0 comments

When Opera announced that it was shutting down its VPN app for iOS and Android last year, it appeared as though it was gone forever. In fact, Opera directed users toward SurfEasy Total VPN with deep discounts on subscription plans. Apparently, Opera thought better of that idea, because it’s bringingRead More