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Productivity tweaks you can make to your PC

10 of the best productivity tweaks you can make to your PC – By Parth Shah XDA Developers
Apart from a UI makeover, the transition from Windows 10 to Windows 11 also brought many new features that can streamline your workflow and boost productivity. Microsoft offers some practical, easy-to-implement tips that will transform your PC or laptop into a lean, mean productivity machine in minutes.

Nine Tasks You Can Handle Right From the Chrome Address Bar

Nine Tasks You Can Handle Right From the Chrome Address Bar – By Joshua Hawkins Lifehacker
Google Chrome’s address bar (or omnibox, as Google calls it), might seem simple, but you can actually do a lot more with it than just search for your favorite website. Turns out the Chrome URL bar also comes with a number of handy features baked right in. It can complete unit conversions, talk to Google Gemini, and even turn a browser tab into a blank notepad.

 

The Best Google Docs Keyboard Shortcuts

The Best Google Docs Keyboard Shortcuts for Boosting Your Productivity – By David Nield WIRED

Knowing your way around some keyboard shortcuts—whether for Windows, macOS, or individual programs—is perhaps one of the best time-saving productivity hacks there is. You don’t have to reach for the mouse or trackpad to navigate to a new place on the screen, and you don’t have to hunt through menus to find options for formatting images and text: Just press the right key combination and you’re done.

Chrome can now use Android’s default password provider instead of Google’s

Chrome can now use Android’s default password provider instead of Google’s – By Dallas Thomas Android Police
Chrome for Android now supports non-Google password managers to fill in passwords, improving user experience and personalization options. A hidden setting in Chrome allows users to choose their system-wide password manager for autofill, reducing reliance on Google’s manager.

How to record audio on a Chromebook

How to record audio on a Chromebook – By Steven Winkelman Android Police
Voice recording apps have been around for years, shipping as a standard feature on most affordable Android phones. Apps that allow users to record, save, and export audible sound have many applications, like music production, on-the-go podcast creation, and note-taking. The Play Store has a ton of great apps that let users record and edit sound, transforming your Android device into a high-quality portable microphone.

10 Best Magnetic Usb C Cables

10 Best Magnetic Usb C Cables – bestreviews.guide

Undisrupted charging – the magnets in our charging kit securely stick to each other to create a solid attachment that won’t snap off easily; hence, resulting in a more stable connection.

Here are two I purchased and used; they are compatible.

How To Use Google Drive To Scan Documents To PDF

How To Use Google Drive To Scan Documents To PDF – By Mike Shutt SlashGear
First off, make sure you have the Google Drive app downloaded to your Android and are signed into your account. To begin your scanning process, tap the camera icon on the bottom right of the screen, which will activate your camera and allow you to take a picture of your document. A blue line will outline the document in the frame.

Extensions to Check Your Grammar

The Best Chrome Extensions to Check Your Grammar – By Lindsey Ellefson Lifehacker
Whether you’re working on a formal report or a casual business email, whatever you write is going to be read by someone else—which means it should be grammatically correct. There’s no shame in struggling with grammar when writing; everyone has their skills, and those might not be yours. But we’re lucky enough to live in an age in which our own failings can be accounted for with technology—like these five grammar-checking Chrome extensions that can help keep your writing clear, concise, and easily comprehensible.

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