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According to Economics lessons, the more choices there are for consumers, the better for the consumer. However, the fast pace of today’s technology, there is now a huge flooding of smartphones into the market almost each month from every conceivable phone manufacturer from every corner of the earth. These companies are always announcing “the next…

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If there’s one thing that’s getting more and more popular these days — it’s the Smart Home devices. Apple took that opportunity by giving Siri the capability to control these devices hands free. But wait, because there are a couple of things you need to do in order to set up your devices properly and…

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Travelling by air or hitting the road with a laptop, whether for work or a vacation, opens up a whole world of potential security concerns. However, all of these concerns are manageable. Always keep in mind that the weakest link in security is you, if you become careless or take undue risks. Physical Security Keeping…

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Microsoft developed Windows 10 with lots of great features in mind, and Cortana is definitely one of them. As we already know, there are a number of things you can do with Cortana, such that you haven’t had enough time to figure them all out. So check out below some other amazing things you can…

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The main purpose of using a VPN is to protect your identity and privacy while online. All of your data is sent encrypted, and accessing a site means you’re accessing a server somewhere on earth. However, there are some who cringes when they hear the idea of connecting to a VPN because it slows down…

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To bypass restrictions, such as when an app is not available in your region or get updates quicker, sideloading apps on an Android device is often a preferred solution. This works well, however, there are some disadvantages in doing so. One, sideloading is not allowed on Android phones by default, which means you need to…

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We can say that it’s almost impossible to completely stop data collection as long as you have an account somewhere on the Internet. You can only minimize the amount of data collected. For example, if you have an email account, that email is going to end up associated with other accounts you make on the…

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