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utorrent not responding

How to fix uTorrent not responding on Windows 10

When it comes down to downloading Torrents on the web, for many, uTorrent is the best software for the job. It’s been around for years and trusted by many despite competition from all angles. We must point out that uTorrent […]

An error occurred while checking for updates in VLC

The VLC media player is no doubt one of the best of its kind available today. But I must add that VLC Media Player is not without its problems. One of the many issue we’ve come across in the past […]

Epic Pen: Free Annotation Tool for Windows users

We have been using the highlighters since our school days, the time when pen and paper were the only modes to write. Now when we have started writing almost every stuff on our PCs, we need a highlighter for our PCs […]

How to install Windows 95 on Windows 10

Microsoft Windows 95 is a major nostalgia for those of us born in the 90’s. The 95 was our first encounter with a computer and apps like the MS Paint added to the joy. Fast forward to today, and the […]

What is a Magnet link and how to open Magnet links in a browser

Torrent sharing is a popular peer to peer file sharing method used mainly to download files like music, movie, etc. from the internet. Basically, the user installs a BitTorrent client like uTorrent or Vuze before downloading any file. The torrent […]

Convert Magnet links to Direct Download links

Convert Magnet links to Direct Download links using Seedr

Many of us use Torrents. If you do not, many people you see on the Internet do. Torrents are your sole free source towards getting digital content for free. You can grab movies, games, ebooks, music, and everything else for […]

How to use Zotero, a personal research organizer

Are you in the market for a research organizer tool? If such is the case, you’re in the right place here because we’re going to talk about a tool known as Zotero. It’s an open-source software that is integrated with […]

How to install Amazon’s Alexa on your Windows 10 PC

With some new laptops and computers that come with Windows 10 customers are now starting to get Amazon Alexa pre-installed. These laptops and computers are manufactured and sold mainly by OEMs like HP, Lenovo, and Acer. But at the end […]

How to set up and use auto reply on Slack

How to set up and use auto reply on Slack

When you have a small or large team, and you want to bring everyone under one roof so that you can communicate with everyone, Slack seems to be the perfect option for you. Slack is popular because of many reasons […]

401 Unauthorised Error

What is 401 Unauthorized Error and how to fix it

401 Unauthorized Error is an HTTPS status error that may be encountered in any kind of browser like Edge, Firefox, Google Chrome, etc. Basically, the error is displayed when there is a problem loading a webpage. On an everyday basis, […]

Fix problems & errors with Oculus Rift

Oculus Rift is one of the most popular virtual reality systems currently. It lets you enjoy anything, anywhere with the power of virtual reality. While the device takes you deep inside the world of virtual reality, there are some common […]

difference between Data and Information

What is the difference between Data and Information

Data and Information seem to be very much overlapping terms. We use them a lot. Sometimes we use them for each other. But it all depends on the context of what you are saying, what the meaning of the respective […]

ngrok: Make your Local Servers public with Secure Tunnels

The biggest challenge for any developer is the testing of the software that they’ve written. And testing becomes more difficult when you are building something for mobile or a platform different than yours. Mostly development occurs at the local level; […]

virtual credit card

What are Virtual Credit Cards and how and where do you get them?

Today, online shopping has become a fad with global brands and innumerable products are available at your doorstep without the need to move out of your home. Right from commodity goods, like electronics appliances, to eatables like fruits and vegetables, […]

VLC washed out colors & color distortion problem

When it comes to viewing your favorite movies or videos on Windows platform, VLC multimedia player is the recommended choice. It’s a good program but is known to cause undesirable problems occasionally -especially, when the program’s default settings focus more on […]