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How To Get Faster Internet Connection Speed – The Complete Guide

How To Get Faster Internet Connection Speed – The Complete Guide

Life Hacks, Tips & Tricks
There isn’t a single way to avoid the slow connection. So, in this in-depth tutorial, I’m going to tell you almost every single possible way to check and increase your internet connection speed. And, this article should be able to provide solutions like making the Wi-Fi speed faster and increasing the internet connection speed.  Software fixes for increasing internet speed: Take your internet speed test The very first step that we are going to do here is to take the internet speed test and ping test. I think most of you have already heard about the world’s best internet speed test by Ookla i.e. speedtest.net. The company recently dropped Adobe Flash and launched another internet speed test written in HTML5. Take the old Ookla’s internet Speedtest here and Ookla’s HTML 5 Spe
How To Block Movie Spoilers, Tech Rumors, And Unrelated Content On The Internet

How To Block Movie Spoilers, Tech Rumors, And Unrelated Content On The Internet

Knowledge Base, Life Hacks, Tips & Tricks
  People love to drop spoiler bombs minutes after a movie or a TV show releases. It’s quite frustrating for most us that we have to deal with the idiocy of these people firing hints on the internet. We really can’t do anything to stop them. Last year, it was Game of Thrones — folks were crazy because someone was back from the dead. The situation resembles similarity with Indian daily soaps, where coming back from the dead is like a daily routine for the characters. That’s a different topic, by the way. Now, the real thing is that we can’t do much to stop movie and TV show spoilers flooding the internet. But we can very well come up with a plan B — plan A was removing movie spoilers, but that’s not possible. So, our plan B is to create a shield for us to withstand the impa
How safe is it to Leave Your Laptop Plugged in All the Time?

How safe is it to Leave Your Laptop Plugged in All the Time?

Explainer, Life Hacks
One often discussed question is whether it’s better to keep your laptop plugged in, or if you should use it on battery power. Turns out, the answer isn’t entirely straightforward. Let’s take a look. Know Your Laptop Battery There are two main types of battery used in laptops: lithium-ion and lithium-polymer. Although they are different technologies, they function in broadly the same way, with power being created by the movement of electrons. This flow also helps to keep the battery healthy.  For both types of batteries, the following statements are true (for modern laptops): A battery cannot be overcharged. There’s no danger of a battery being overcharged if you leave it plugged in all the time. As soon as it hits 100%, it will cease charging and won’t start again until the
Best Alternatives To Microsoft Office Suite : 2017 Edition

Best Alternatives To Microsoft Office Suite : 2017 Edition

Life Hacks, Softwares
In the realm of office productivity software, no one has a significant presence as Microsoft Office. They’ve produced a piece of software for just about every task necessary in the modern office, short of a few niches or specializations. MS Office apps like Word, Powerpoint, Excel, etc. have got so many features nowadays that it takes weeks of classes to learn the ins and outs of a single product (almost as many features as text editors). Then there’s the feature that most people aren’t so much a fan of, the price tag. Having said that, do you wish to know some great free Microsoft Office alternatives to make your tasks easier? Some people need specific features or compatibility with other contacts, and that’s understandable; it’s expected to come at a price. But what about those
How to Get Faster Internet Speed Using DNS Hack

How to Get Faster Internet Speed Using DNS Hack

Knowledge Base, Life Hacks, Tips & Tricks
There are many ways to get a faster internet speed in Microsoft Windows. Today, I am going to show you a simple DNS hack that can speed up your web browsing considerably. Before that, I need to remind you an obvious thing that happens with most of us when we are using a slow internet connection. The only thing we blame is our Internet Service Provider (ISP) for slow internet connection, but this isn’t the only case all the time. Sometimes, the problem is related to the default DNS (Domain Name System) used by the ISP. So, let me explain you something about DNS before telling you the method to get a faster internet speed. What is DNS? DNS – Domain Name System – is a naming system that is used to convert the domain names into IP addresses. The domain names are usually alphanumeric f
What’s The Difference Between Internet Bandwidth And Speed?

What’s The Difference Between Internet Bandwidth And Speed?

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All this long, we have been using the terms bandwidth and speed interchangeably when talking about how fast is an internet connection. Did you ever think about the fact that the two of them could have differences, although, using one in place of the other doesn’t do any harm or confusion? What is the bandwidth of an Internet connection? Internet bandwidth or network bandwidth is the maximum amount of data (measured in Kilobit, Megabit or even Gigabit) that can be transferred per second over a network link between two computers. The actual meaning of the term bandwidth is entirely different than the one promoted for computer networks. Bandwidth finds its use in the field of signal processing where it denotes the difference (measured in Hertz) between the lowest and highest frequency in
How To Save Instagram Photos To Your Mobile And Desktop

How To Save Instagram Photos To Your Mobile And Desktop

Life Hacks, Tips & Tricks
There are different methods of saving the Instagram images on different devices, so today I am going to show you the best way of getting these photo saved in high quality. I’ll be breaking the tutorial in three parts. Let’s take a look at them one by one. 1. Save Instagram photos while uploading (Mobile) To save your Instagram photos during the upload, you have to follow some pretty simple steps. Open Instagram app on your device and go to app settings by clicking on the hamburger symbol located at top right corner. Now find and enable Save Original Photos option. This will automatically save a copy of the image you upload on Instagram from next time.   2. Save Instagram photos without uploading (Mobile) As most of us already know that the quality of photos taken and upload
Autosaver : The Life Saver Tool

Autosaver : The Life Saver Tool

Life Hacks, Softwares
With most of the people having battery powered computers, losing data because of power issues isn’t a concern anymore. But what if you forget the basic thing, i.e. forget to save your work before closing an app and might end up losing using your data. Some of the latest software might have the autosave functionality, but it’s not the case for all of them. In the case of an unexpected shutdown, the data gets lost. There is a free utility for Windows which automatically saves work progress in various apps and software. It does so by sending the CTRL+S command to the software at regular intervals. Autosaver, developed by door2windows, doesn’t need to be installed on Windows and it can be configured to run automatically when Windows boots. You can set the interval time as much as you
How To Export Chrome Bookmarks?

How To Export Chrome Bookmarks?

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Chrome already allows its user to sync their bookmarks and other things across devices using their Google account. For some reason, if you don’t want to enable device sync in Google Chrome, you can still use Chrome’s inbuilt bookmark export feature. It will help you export bookmarks from Chrome in an HTML file and transfer them to Chrome on another device. How to export Chrome bookmarks? To export Chrome bookmarks, open Google Chrome on your computer. Open Bookmarks Manager by using the CTRL+SHIFT+O shortcut.  Alternatively, you can go to More Options Menu (three vertical dots)>Bookmarks>Bookmarks Manager. In Bookmarks Manager page, click Organize drop-down menu. Click Export bookmarks to HTML file. Choose the desired name and location for the file and click s
Best VPN Services Of 2017

Best VPN Services Of 2017

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Best VPN Services Of 2017 1. Private Internet Access Private Internet Access is one of the world’s leading premium VPN services which is based in the USA. If you’re taking your security for granted, it’s time to reconsider your preferences and invest in some reputed VPN service like Private Internet Access. It’s one of the best VPN services that won’t burn a hole in your pocket. Recommended by many reputed websites and privacy-focused blogs, Private Internet Access can be simultaneously used by up to 5 devices with unlimited bandwidth. It currently supports OpenVPN, PPTP, and L2TP/IPSec protocols. Private Internet Access doesn’t monitor the users or sensor its servers. It has servers located all around the world (more than 3,000 servers), so you don’t need to worry about bad data spee