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How To Keep Your Phone's Maps From "Re-Routing" You While On The Road

Hitting the open road is as American as apple pie and with the ease and convenience of digital maps that offer real time traffic information, our apps are constantly changing the route to save of travel time. While that may sounds like a good idea, in many cases the time savings are negated by...
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App Aims To Publicly Shame Pet Owners Who Don't Clean Up After Their Pet

Responsible pet owners know that you should always carry a few bags with you on a walk because the call of Mother Nature will strike anytime and it usually involves an area where people walk and children play. Unfortunately not everyone is responsible to clean up after their pet, which leads us to...
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App Works To Free You From Mobile Phone Addiction

Sometimes you need to show some tough love with a phone addiction. Enter the Lock Me Out app which will lock your phone and prevent you from scrolling through Instagram, playing games and more. The free app for Android lets you set the lock out features, which ranges from 15 minutes to three hours...
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This Map App Delivers The Need For Speed

When it comes to traveling, we generally want to get to our destination as soon as possible. If that's the case you may want to skip the already installed driving maps on your phone and aim for the Waze app. An engineer with some time on their hands decided to do a travel time comparison between...
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Now You Can Permanently Silence Autoplay Ads On Web Sites Using Chrome

For some reason the Internet is getting loud! Visiting web sites, especially news sites, now means an automatically playing video is slowly loading and no matter what you do you can't stop it from beginning and basically reading the story you wanted to read! Or while quietly reading a story an...
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Team Norway Chefs Make An EGG-normous Mistake!

The 2018 Winter Olympics have started in Korea, where hundreds of athletes have arrived for compete for the gold. All those athletes are hungry which is why Norway sent along a team of chefs to PyeongChang, South Korea. Upon arrival the chefs went shopping at a local grocery store in Korea...
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Some Google Devices Are Crashing Home Wi-Fi Connections

Have you noticed your home's Wi-Fi crashing recently when using Google home or Chromecast devices? Well congratulations, you are not crazy and it is true these new gadgets are causing some headaches with home Wi-Fi setups and causing periods of no Wi-Fi signal. After many customers’ complaints of...
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What To Do About Meltdown and Spectre

By now you've learned that virtually every single computer you own has two major design flaws that send shivers down your spine. The two bugs were discovered by researchers from Google's Project Zero team whose job is to test security and flaws. The two issues have names. Meltdown, which breaks...
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When The Google And Bing Maps Cars Meet

Rivalries have long been a part of our culture. From Coke vs Pepsi to Target vs Walmart, they bring out the best 9and sometimes the worst) in us. Now that we're firmly in the 21st century a newer rivalry exists between Google and Bing. The two Internet giants offer many service including map...
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Tools To Help You Permanently Delete Old Social Media Updates

While Facebook, Instagram and Twitter are fun ways to keep in touch with friends and family, watch cat videos and even catch up on news, more employers are doing background checks on current and future employees. So an embarrassing tweet from 2010, Facebook rant from 2014 or the drunk Instagram...
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