Tips for Laptop Security When You Travel

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Rugged laptops are a high commodity capable of withstanding abuse and extreme temperatures. Although tough notebooks are valuable themselves, the data inside your laptop is priceless, giving thieves access to all kinds of sensitive personal information and accounts. Laptops become even more attractive targets when you’re far from home, so here are some security tips … [Read more...]

How to Make the Most out of Your Phone’s Camera

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The camera in your phone is probably of more use than a dedicated SLR or digital camera that you might own. However, a phone’s camera is nowhere near as good as a dedicated camera when it comes to the overall image quality. However, with the tricks and tips explained below, you can take pictures with your phone’s camera that can rival those from any discrete digital … [Read more...]

A Round-Up of Lesser Known iOS 6 Features

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iOS 6 has been out for a while now, which means most iPhone and iPad users must be quite familiar with the operating system’s various capabilities. Apple has put into iOS 6 quite a lot of hitherto unseen features and functionalities. However, this article elaborates on some lesser known features that most users are still not well-versed with. Swipe the Directions … [Read more...]

iOS 6 Tips & Tricks for a Better User Experience

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iOS is one of the slickest operating systems around and much has been said about its smoothness and overall brilliance. Apple also marks the launch of every new version of iOS by introducing a revolutionary and unseen feature in the OS. iOS 6 too sees a lot of new additions and features with some of them being explained here to aid in a better user … [Read more...]

iOS Tips & Tricks to Help Make Your Experience Better

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Apple’s operating system for mobile devices, iOS, is as big a star in the tech world as is the company’s signature hardware innovations. The latest iteration of the popular operating system, simply known as iOS 6, carries on the mantle of user-friendliness and innovation from the previous versions. Featured here are some tips and tricks that will surely improve your … [Read more...]

Two Tips & Tricks to Help You Familiarize with iOS 6

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Although the fanfare is more concentrated on the launch of its devices, Apple’s in-house operating system for these devices, known as iOS, commands a loyal fan following as well. Just like the hardware and design of the early iPhone, the very first iOS too set a benchmark when it came to usability and refinement. This has continued with iOS 6 as well, which is also … [Read more...]

Three Hot New Features in Excel 2013

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Microsoft seems to have adopted a three year upgrade strategy with its Office Suite range of products, the 2013 version of which was released some time ago. The new versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc promise to bring in a host of new features to the table. This article, however, concentrates on three new features that Microsoft has bundled with Excel … [Read more...]

Three Stand Out Features of Excel 2013

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The latest version of Microsoft’s Office suite includes a more functional version of Excel. Some of the complex tasks can now be performed with much more ease because of tools like Recommended PivotTables and Recommended Charts. This article, however, elaborates on three novel features that Microsoft has incorporated into Excel 2013. An Excellent Start … [Read more...]

2012’s Top Ten Linux Distros

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The rankings for Linux distros have seen some constant upheavals over the years. This has been more apparent in the last two years when the rankings showed startling differences when compared to those of preceding years. DistroWatch, which compiles these rankings, has come up with its list of ten best Linux distros for the year that just ended. 1) Linux Mint – … [Read more...]

Three Lesser Known Tricks for iOS 6

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iOS has always been held as a benchmark against which other competing mobile operating systems have been compared. With the launch of its latest version, Apple has ensured that people yet again find themselves marveling at the operating system’s fluidity and ease of use. That being said, the three tricks and tips featured in this article will further help users in … [Read more...]