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Find out what Google knows about you

Google search engine has been the most sought after tool in the world, in fact for many, the Internet is synonymous with Google. That being said, lately there have been concerns about the privacy and the way personal data is […]

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Extensions to customize your Chrome browser Home and New Tab page

With features such as portability, synchronization among multiple devices and customizability, Google Chrome is one of the popular alternate browsers for Windows PC. If you use Chrome browser on your PC, you probably get bored of seeing a white screen every time […]

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Linux alternatives to Windows XP

Microsoft, sometime ago decided to end support for older versions of Windows such as Windows XP. No more technical support and security updates for these versions in future signaled Microsoft’s intentions to encourage users to migrate to the latest version […]

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Why is Microsoft hearting Linux & Open Source now?

There was a time when Microsoft was totally against Open Source software and considered many of them, including Linux, as opponents. However, 2014 saw an event where the stage backdrop said Microsoft loves Linux (with a heart symbol). In the […]

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Manage Chrome extensions with One Click Extension Manager

If you have multiple extensions installed in Google Chrome browser, whose icons take up a considerable amount of space on the computer screen, then this simple trick will help you disable them in an instant. Google Chrome doesn’t support one click […]

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How to record a Screencast with YouTube

A digital video recording of your computer screen with a voice-over narration is called a Screencast.  While making a screencast requires a microphone and some video capturing software but not many people know but you can make a screencast using […]

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How to sit in front of computer: Computing ergonomics

Some people spend more than 6-10 hours a day in front of computers. They are so absorbed in their activities that they do not pay attention to their postures. Some might be bending heavily to look at the screen or keyboard […]

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How to use Google Photos

Photos are memories and one should always have a backup of all important photos and videos to cherish the memories in future. When we talk about backing up the photos and videos, cloud storage is what first comes in our […]

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Edit Documents with co-editors in real-time using Skype

Sometime earlier, we had reported that Microsoft had added co-authoring capabilities to Office Online that allowed users to communicate with their fellow editors in real time via Skype. Fast forward few months, we have more details on it. Beginning today, […]

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Gigantic game for Xbox One has potential

Gigantic is one of the exclusive video games coming to the Xbox One. We have managed to play around with it for a few days. The idea was to find out if the game is fun and worth a buy […]

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Kiddle is a Google powered safe visual search engine for kids

The Internet undoubtedly is a wonderful resource for kids, whether it’s about help with their homework, making projects, playing games online, watching videos, listening music or more. However, we as parents always worry about online safety of kids and want them […]

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List of best Android apps from Microsoft

If you’re an Android user, then it is clear you have some interest in Microsoft products, unless you’re just here to take a peek at what the software giant is doing. These days, Microsoft is focusing a lot on Android […]

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How to use Cortana on Microsoft Band 2

Microsoft Band 2 works on different devices apart from Windows 10 Mobile like, iOS, and Android, but Windows users enjoy certain features that are currently exclusive to them. Cortana integration with Microsoft Band 2 enhances the functionality of the wearable […]

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How to connect Cortana to your Microsoft Health Account

Microsoft remains committed to offering new Microsoft Band experiences to its customers. The wearable, recently, got an update that allows Cortana to connect to Microsoft health account. The connectivity makes it easier for Microsoft Band users to evoke reaction in […]