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How To Mute A Twitter Conversation

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If you do a lot of tweeting, you should be aware of the Mute feature that lets you block tweets from accounts you follow while still continuing to follow the account. Twitter has now introduced the Muted Conversations feature that lets you mute entire conversations in a tweet. This is handy when you find yourself […]

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  • November 18, 2016

How to Add Hibernate to the Windows 10 Start Menu

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Want to Hibernate your PC but can’t find the option? In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to add Hibernate to the Start menu in Windows 10. The Hibernate option in the Windows operating system is a feature that lets you turn off your PC without closing all open windows and programs. In the Hibernate […]

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  • November 3, 2016

How to Add a Plus Code in Google Maps

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Finding an address on Google Maps and sharing them with others should be easy. Only problem is not all locations in the world have a proper address to look up. Often its the local area knowledge that helps you find a location. This is especially the case in third world countries. Thankfully, Google is now […]

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  • October 31, 2016

How to Get Siri to Announce Name of the Incoming Caller

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A smartphone with a voice assistant should be capable of doing more than just replying to your queries. It should be able to tell you things even before you ask them or pickup your phone. Wouldn’t it be nice, for instance, to get Siri to announce name of the incoming caller before you pick up […]

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  • October 27, 2016

How to Calculate Number of Days Between Two Dates in Excel

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In a previous post, I showed you how to use the NETWORKDAYS() function in Excel to calculate the number of work days between two dates in Excel. In today’s post we’ll take a look at how you can use further Excel functions to calculate number of days between two dates in Excel. We’ll also see […]

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  • October 27, 2016

How to Connect Your Samsung Smartphone to Windows 10

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Today, its becoming more and more easy to cast your smartphone screen to other devices. For example with Google Chromecast, you can project what’s happening on your Android smartphone or tablet to a monitor or TV. Similarly, you can cast your Android or iOS screen to your Windows PC using apps like Reflector. If you […]

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  • Updated January 18, 2017

How to Combine Text with a Date or Time in Excel

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There is no straightforward way to enter a string of text in Excel along with a date or time. Excel simply does not allow you to combine text and dates or text and time together in the same cell. However, there is a simple workaround that makes it possible for you to do this. In […]

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  • October 25, 2016

Add Sticky Notes to Any Page on Chrome with Note Anywhere

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One of the bad habits we’ve acquired over the years when browsing the web is opening a number of pages on the browser and pinning them for reading or referencing later and then totally forgetting why we pinned it. Enter Note Anywhere, a cool Chrome extension that lets you add sticky notes to any page […]

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  • October 24, 2016

How to Hide Data in a Worksheet in Excel

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There may be times when you want to share or view some data in an Excel worksheet, but not all of its contents. In such cases, you can hide the data from view. In this Excel tutorial, I’ll show you two ways in which to hide data in a worksheet in Excel 2016. Note: This […]

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  • Updated October 20, 2016

How to Download Apps from the Message App Store

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One of the coolest things to come out of iOS 10 is the Message App Store. It is packed with plenty of cool apps that you can download and use in your messages.For example, there are apps to use and share GIFs without the need for a keyboard switch. Similarly, there are apps with cool […]

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  • October 19, 2016