How To Load Google Chrome Faster

Chrome is a workhorse of a browser, but if you have too many tabs, it might lag while loading. If you rely heavily on Chrome for work or studies, most likely you have it configured to load the previous browser session on launch. If yes, the loading times can be...

Google Location History feature and how to work with it

It is no secret that Google Maps is a tremendous feature that a lot of us use in our everyday lives. The immense popularity of the feature combined with the sheer functionality is something that helps millions of people every day. What you may not know, however, is that...
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How To: Share your Google Calendar

The Calendar utility provided by Google to anyone that has a Google account is very neat. Although there are some better dedicated Calendar apps out there, this one will serve most users just fine. Obviously, having an Android phone or using a Google account for your web activities makes...

[Guide] Force Google search results from the US

Over time, Google has gotten very good at providing local search results. So much that even if you try to open google.com, you'll be redirected to the local domain for your country. Obviously, the search results will also be adjusted based on your location. While that may have worked before,...
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Here are 7 amazing little-known features of Google Drive

Although Google Drive is pretty great on its own, so are most of the competing cloud storage services. As they are all constantly trying to prove to consumers that they provide the best service, they inevitably move in different directions, offering unique experiences that usually stand as the points...

How To: Find out if someone has access to your Gmail account

Have you ever noticed anything suspicious happening in your Gmail account? Here’s a way to find out if a person, other than you, has access to your account. Log into your Gmail. When you get to the Inbox screen, scroll down until you find the small Details link down on your right.   Click on...
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How To: Force Cortana to search with Google

Microsoft’s Cortana has been a general enjoyable experience thus far but I do have a few gripes with the personal assistant. Perhaps the most important one is that I prefer Google over Bing and Cortana does not offer an option to change its default search engine, probably because this...
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[Guide] Use vertical tabs in Firefox, Chrome, Vivaldi

When we think about tabs, the most common image that comes to mind is an array of items lined horizontally across a browser. Some of us imagine a couple of open tabs while others imagine an endless field of open pages and services as there are many who never...
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How To: Clear the browser cache in Windows 8.x

If you are regularly using the Internet Explorer in Windows 8x, you will accumulate a fairly large cache over time. Although it can be useful for some things, it can also slow down your browser and take up unnecessary space. Furthermore, it can also be used to find out...
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[Tutorial] Use and customize the Chrome App Launcher

Chrome’s App Launcher made quite an impact when it was first released as Google praised the new ways you could interact with your browser without breaking a sweat. Of course, as with many things the company does, the App Launcher was quickly set aside so that only a handful...

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[Guide] Run System Restore in Windows 10

System Restore is an old Windows feature that's been available since Windows Millenium Edition released in 2000. If you need to run System Restore...

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How To: Add subtitles to Windows Media Player

Since loads of people refuse to abandon Windows Media Player but are still having problems with their subtitles, I figured I would make this guide...