How to Clean Battery Acid Off Your Gadgets – By Craig Lloyd reviewgeek.com
If you’ve put away a device and forgotten to take out the batteries, the terminals are probably covered in battery acid by now. The good news is, you can clean them pretty easily, depending on the severity of the leak.
Withings ScanWatch launches with real, honest-to-goodness sleep apnea detection – By Jimmy Westenberg androidauthority.com
Withings, the ex-Nokia health and fitness company, has been making some of our favorite hybrid smartwatches as of late. The Withings Move and Move ECG both won awards from Android Authority for their understated design and powerful health features. We had two main gripes with both watches: They were both prone to scratching due to their plastic builds, and they didn’t provide really any smartwatch features. Luckily, the new Withings ScanWatch fixes those complaints and adds some useful new health and fitness features in the process.
6 clever Gmail tricks to cut down on regret, frustration and spam — and how to use them – By Dale Smith cnet.com
Over 1.5 billion people use Gmail to stay in touch with friends and family, to keep connected to their coworkers and supervisors, and occasionally to send grumpy cat memes. But with all those vacation photos, spreadsheets and animated gifs flying back and forth, errors are bound to happen, mistakes are likely to be made.
How to Create an Email List for Gmail to Send Group Emails – By Brady Gavin howtogeek.com
If you send emails to the same group of people regularly, you can cut down on wasted time by creating an email list to use in Gmail. While it’s not inherently obvious, here’s how to generate a mailing list.
10 Hidden Amazon Prime Benefits & Perks You should know! – By NextTimeTech youtube.com VIDEO
If you are currently an Amazon Prime Member hopefully the info I share in this video helps you get more value out of your membership and your money.
There are quite a few, not so obvious, benefits that you might be missing out on!
How to Install and Use Extensions in the New Microsoft Edge – By Ben Stockton howtogeek.com
The new Microsoft Edge browser, based on the Chromium project used by Google Chrome, brings a better browsing experience to Windows 10 PCs. One unique feature is the ability to use extensions from both Microsoft and Chrome Web Store. Here’s how to install and use them.
Top 10 Microsoft Edge Chromium Best Features – By Sele Training youtube.com VIDEO
Our Favorite Tips for Microsoft's New Edge Chromium Browser – By lifehacker.com
Microsoft has finally released the official, stable version of its Chromium-based Edge web browser. And while that doesn’t mean that your old-school Edge is going away today, Microsoft will start rolling out the Chromium browser in small batches before eventually replacing it via Windows Update this summer.
Best Cell Phone Plans 2020! – By Stetson Doggett youtube.com
The best plans from 1GB to Unlimited data plans on Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile.
Why You Should Disable iCloud Photo Library (& What to Use Instead) By youtube.com TheUnlockr VIDEO
One of the new features in iOS called iCloud Photo Library is definitely not helping. This feature, while in theory, allows you to backup all of your photos and videos on any of your iOS or MacOS devices to the cloud, takes up precious iCloud storage and adds up really quickly. Most people I know have run out of storage just from iCloud backups (another issue I have with iOS, but I digress) so adding this is almost a sure-fire way to guarantee you run out of iCloud storage.
How to use Google Photos in 2020 – By 6 Months Later Reviews youtube.com VIDEO
Google Photos – what it is, how to use it, the core features, some common scenarios for using it, a deep dive into shared albums and how to use them with Google Assistant Displays.
How to Find the Login Page on Public Wifi – By lifehacker.com
Depending on where you live, there are tons of places that offer free wifi connections so you can work or study remotely, or avoid cutting into your data limits on your smartphone. However, some public networks are pretty annoying about the connection process, with all sorts of interstitial login pages getting between you and that sweet wireless networking.
6 Advanced Google Drive Tips You May Not Know About – By Ollie Greenonline-tech-tips.com
Google Drive has become a big competitor to Microsoft Office 365 for both cloud storage and office software. One of the reasons for its popularity is because you can get to grips with the basics very quickly.
How to Enter Zero Before a Number in Google Sheets – By Brady Gavin howtogeek.com
When entering numbers into Google Sheets, leading zeros are removed by default. This can be problematic for ZIP codes, phone numbers, and IDs that you type into a cell. Here’s how you can keep leading zeros.
How to Create a Checklist in Google Docs or Slides – By Brady Gavinhowtogeek.com
Create surveys or to-do lists inside of your Google Docs or Slides file with checklists. With this easy workaround, you’ll be able to insert a simple checklist into your document for others to fill out. Here’s how.
How to Create a Google Sheets Template – By Brady Gavinhowtogeek.com
If you find yourself creating the same spreadsheet outline over and over again in Google Sheets, you can save yourself massive amounts of time if you create a template. We’ll walk you through the process step-by-step.
You can use Google Duo on web without a phone number – By Damien Wilde 9to5google.com
With absolutely no fanfare whatsoever, Google has now made it possible to make Duo calls on the web without needing to link your phone number.
Google Now Lets You Use Your iPhone as a Security Key – By Josh Hendrickson reviewgeek.com
Enabling two-step authentication is one of the more essential steps you can take to secure your accounts. And the best way to do that is to skip SMS and go straight to a physical security key. The only problem is remembering to bring the key with you. That’s getting easier every day with Google accounts; your iPhone can now serve as that physical key.
Have an iPhone? Use it to protect your Google Account with the Advanced Protection Program – By security.googleblog.com
Security keys use public-key cryptography to verify your identity and URL of the login page, so that an attacker can’t access your account even if they have your username or password. Unlike other two-factor authentication (2FA) methods that try to verify your sign-in, security keys are built with FIDO standards that provide the strongest protection against automated bots, bulk phishing attacks, and targeted phishing attacks. You can learn more about security keys from our Cloud Next ‘19 presentation.
Microsoft’s New Chromium-Based Edge Browser Is Now Available – By Chris Hoffman howtogeek.com
Microsoft’s new Edge browser is now finished and available for download. This new browser is based on Chromium, which forms the basis of Google Chrome. Windows 10 users will also get the new Edge browser automatically delivered via Windows Update in the next few months.
How to Upgrade to Windows 10 From Windows 7 for Free – By Chris Hoffman howtogeek.com
Windows 7 is dead, but you don’t have to pay to upgrade to Windows 10. Microsoft has quietly continued the free upgrade offer for the last few years. You can still upgrade any PC with a genuine Windows 7 or Windows 8 license to Windows 10.