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What Is The Punycode Phishing Attack And How To Stay Safe
The internet can be a dangerous place. Earlier this week, we talked about a new scam email going around trying to get users to buy a fake VPN service. The scam put your money and your data at risk. Fo... [Read More]
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How To Get A Feature Rich Image Viewer In Chrome
Chrome can open common image formats. You can view a PNG, a GIF, a JPG, and an SVG file in Chrome without needing any extra tools. The thing is, Chrome is essentially a web browser. It supports viewin... [Read More]
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How To Enable The Dark Theme On YouTube
YouTube has a dark theme that it hasn’t made public knowledge. It’s likely YouTube is showing it to select visitors just now but it’s live on the site. The dark theme will only be vi... [Read More]
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How To Customize Subtitles On Facebook Videos
Facebook videos have captions. Unlike YouTube closed captioning, Facebook doesn’t automatically generate captions for a video. If a video has captions, you can turn them On. The person uploading... [Read More]
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How To Customize Subtitles On Facebook Videos
Facebook videos have captions. Unlike YouTube closed captioning, Facebook doesn’t automatically generate captions for a video. If a video has captions, you can turn them On. The person uploading... [Read More]
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How To Figure Out International Page Sizes For Printing
Printing pages have standard sizes. At work, the most you will see are the standard A4 size page. For MS Word the default paper size is set to something called ‘legal’. Outside work, there... [Read More]
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How To Search For Emails By Size In Gmail
Google knows search. It can identify good content from bad content. The spam filters in Gmail are a testament to this. There is nothing quite as robust as Gmail’s spam filters and that’s m... [Read More]
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How To Disable Auto Tab Refresh In Chrome
Chrome automatically refreshes tabs that you haven’t visited in a while. It’s a new feature added to the browser in version 48. If you have several tabs open in any given window in Ch... [Read More]
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How To Enable A Preview Pane In Gmail
MS Outlook and the Mail app in Windows 10 have something in common; a preview pane. The UI has three columns; inboxes/folders, emails in an inbox, and a preview pane. When you select an emai... [Read More]
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How To Use Reactions In Facebook Messenger
Facebook Messenger is rolling out a new feature; reactions. If you use an iOS device, reacting to a message is something you can do in the stock Messages app. Facebook has added a similar feature to F... [Read More]
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How To Stop Chrome From Adding Custom Search Engines
When you repeatedly search the same website in Chrome, the browser adds it as a custom search engine. It also automatically sets a keyboard shortcut for it. All you have to do is type the first few le... [Read More]
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How To Set Up An Email Signature, Mobile & Personal Computer
As soon as humans discovered writing, they invented signatures. The purpose being the identification of the author and possibly a return address. This tradition carried over to emails as well; more ou... [Read More]
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How To Add Bookmarks To A YouTube Video [Chrome]
We all know how bookmarks work in a web browser. We also know that bookmarks are extremely useful so what’s stopping us from extending the feature to a video? YouTube is the largest online video... [Read More]
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How To Loop YouTube Videos And Playlists On The Chromecast
Google owns YouTube which means YouTube has the best Chromecast support you can imagine. No other video streaming service, or its app, comes close. That said, Google has odd restrictions for casting Y... [Read More]
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How To Export A Single Bookmarks Folder From Any Browser
All browsers have a neat export feature for bookmarks. You can export your saved bookmarks to an HTML or XML file from your browser. You can import the file in any browser. As far as bookmarks go, bro... [Read More]
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How To Go Live On Facebook From Your Desktop And Phone
You can broadcast live from your Facebook account. This feature has been around for about a year but only for smartphone users. Facebook pages had the option to go live from the desktop but ordinary u... [Read More]
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How To Turn Off Tabbed Posts On Facebook
Facebook has added a new feature to its web interface; tabbed posts. A tabbed post is basically a pop-up that appears on Facebook. The pop-up shows you a post that you’re following. It appears w... [Read More]
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How To Mute Keywords And Filter Eggs On Twitter
Twitter has long had an abuse problem. Anytime something remotely controversial starts to trend, dozens of new accounts aka ‘Egg accounts’ or ‘eggs’ pop up. They don’t co... [Read More]
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How To Upload Files To Dropbox From Facebook Messenger
Facebook Messenger bots were insanely popular when they were first announced. News and media pages were quick to create a dedicated Messenger bot for their page and website. Quite a few other services... [Read More]
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How To Find Newly Added Content On Netflix
Netflix gets new content every month. If a very popular movie or TV show is coming to Netflix, you will likely hear about it online. Websites run a monthly list of content arriving and leaving Netflix... [Read More]
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How To Always Open YouTube Videos In Theater Mode
YouTube introduced theater mode a few years ago. Theater mode pushes the suggested videos below the video player. The video player itself sits on a nice black background. It is without a doubt, t... [Read More]
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How To Insert Notes From Google Keep In Google Docs
Google has integrated Google Keep in Google Docs. This update is available for the G Suite of apps. For now, regular Google account users will not be able to see it. If you like Google Keep and use it... [Read More]
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How To Check If A Job Description Is Discriminatory [Chrome]
Job titles in tech are pretty creative; companies hire wizards, gurus, and the occasional hackers to develop products. The job titles are no doubt meant to excite and encourage potential employees to ... [Read More]
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How To Disable Click To Load Tabs In Firefox
Web browsers can automatically open the last tabs you were browsing. You have to change your browser’s start settings to enable this feature. If you’ve set your browser to a... [Read More]
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How To Check If A Website Is Affected By CloudBleed
CloudBleed is a new vulnerability that effects CloudFlare. CloudFare is a content delivery network and security provided that is the backbone of some very large, big name websites. This new vulne... [Read More]
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How To Create A Quick YouTube Playlist In Chrome
You can create playlists on YouTube but some conditions apply. For one, you have to sign into YouTube. If you don’t sign into YouTube, the playlist feature will not be available. When you’... [Read More]
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How To Snooze Tabs In Firefox
Mozilla develops experimental features for Firefox. A user running the stable version of Firefox can test these experimental features out by installing the Test Pilot add-on. A new experimental featur... [Read More]
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How To Transform A URL Into An Emoji Link
Emoji domains are now a thing. Instead of a URL, an emoji domain will have several frowny faces that you will enter in the address bar to open a website. At the back end you still have a ser... [Read More]
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How To View Tabs In Full Screen Mode In Chrome
You can go full screen in any Chrome tab. The full screen feature isn’t limited to just media i.e. videos. If you’re using a web app to type, using it in full screen will help avoid distra... [Read More]
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How To Clear The Cache For A Particular Website [Chrome]
Chrome has a built-in tool to flush the cache. You can use it to purge your browser’s cache from the last hour, day, week, month, or since forever. The downside to this tool is that it will dele... [Read More]
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How To Customize The Appearance Of Subtitles On Netflix
If you’re going to put text on an image remember one golden rule; white text with a black outline can be read on anything. The image, no matter how busy/dense it is, will not render the text unr... [Read More]
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Learn To Type Code Faster With A Typing Tutor
A long, long time ago there was once an exceptionally popular program called TypingTutor. It was popular at a time when computers were just entering schools and offices. People needed to be taught how... [Read More]
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How To Sync Video Playback On Netflix When Watching With Friends
When you binge on Netflix with a group of friends, it’s assumed you’re all watching in the same room. That’s not always true; you could both be watching the same thing from the comfo... [Read More]
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How To Schedule Deleting Files In Dropbox
Dropbox is an exceptionally powerful file sharing service. As the service has developed over the years, it’s incorporated features to help users collaborate on files. As far as sharing is c... [Read More]