Shop Till You Drop: How to Find Great Deals Online

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Doing your shopping online is definitely much easier on your wallet than shopping at a real brick-and-mortar store. Online stores save a great deal on infrastructure costs and don’t have to pay for electricity, fixtures, rent, or salesman salary like regular stores do, and so they can afford to pass on some of the savings they make to you.

Some online stores may retail cheap goods or offer you low prices, but they may fail to mention additional costs. You have to be careful not to overpay and keep your eyes open for a good deal when you shop online, just like you do when you shop at your local store. Here’s our brief guide that will help you locate the best deal every time you buy on the internet.

How to Disable UAC Prompts in Windows 10

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The User Account Control, UAC for short, is one of the most annoying features in Windows for a majority of users. The UAC prompts users to enter in the administrator password for the computer, in most cases, for everything from changing system settings to installing new software. This can help protect changes from occurring on a computer, but when setting up a new PC for the first time, they can slow down the process.

We’ll show you how to disable the UAC prompts in Windows 10, so you can start tinkering around with the OS right away and don’t have to groan every time it prompts you to put in a password.

DIY: How to Install a Replacement USB Charge Cover for the Galaxy S5

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One of the biggest complaints about the Samsung Galaxy S5 is how flimsy the USB charge cover is on the phone. This is one of the primary components that ensures your phone is waterproof and is touted by Samsung as a perk of buying the device. However, over time, it’s easy to break the USB charge cover and complete negate the waterproofing for the phone.

We’ll show you how to install a replacement USB charge cover for the Galaxy S5 without swapping out phones with your provider or relying on Samsung’s warranty service to take weeks.

5 Essential Tips to Organize Your Video Files for Better Space Management

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Videos are a great way to preserve some of your most precious memories, like your kid’s first birthday party, that family vacation you went on to Florida or that workplace party that you’ll remember fondly for years to come. The technology that lets you capture videos has come a long way. Earlier we had huge VHS cameras that were a pain to handle and we had to store our videos on tapes.

Now we have high definition cameras that are small enough to fit into our pockets. They also let us store videos digitally, on memory cards, flash drives, and hard disks. This can soon lead to a huge collection of huge video files which can eat up a lot of space.

The Step by Step Process to Transfer Google Glass Between Users

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Google has opened the Glass Explorer program to just about everyone by now, but if you acquire Glass by another means, such as online or from a friend, you’ll need to make sure to transfer ownership of it to you. Now that Google allows users to do this officially, it’s not as hard to do as it was before.

We’ll show you how to transfer Google Glass between users, so you can start using Glass in no time.

The Best Hidden Features for Safari on iOS 8 You Absolutely Must Know

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Apple’s iOS 8 features a revamped version of Safari, which is one of the most-used browsers in the world. Safari happens to be the default browser on Apple devices and it remains the only browser Apple doesn't impose any restrictions on. So if you own an iPhone or iPad, you’re, for better or worse, stuck with it. Luckily, Safari happens to be a pretty good browser with good response times and plugin/ extension support.

After the latest update, Safari is now capable of performing some pretty cool tricks, some of which are well hidden. Learning to use these hidden features will help you amp up your productivity and generally improve your surfing experience, so we recommend that you take some time and do just that.

Here’s our list of the hidden features of Safari on iOS 8 that we think you should get to know.

OneDrive for Android: Microsoft’s Cloud At Your Mobile Fingertips

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Microsoft is trying to create a cloud-based OS that integrates everything from Windows Phone to Windows 8 to Xbox One and beyond. OneDrive, formerly SkyDrive, is Microsoft’s first attempt to do just that and more. OneDrive for mobile allows a variety of users to connect to this cloud service and utilize the files it stores no matter where you go.

Let’s look at OneDrive for Android, in particular and see just whether it’s up to the task of giving Microsoft users a way to connect no matter what devices they use.

Locked Out of Your Android Device With No WiFi? Here’s How to Enable it to Use Email Account Unlock

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Security is good, especially for the smartphones that contain an enormous amount of information about you. One of those moments however, when this security backfires, is when you get locked out of your phone. If the Wi-Fi is off, you are stuck. This happened with me recently and I figured out a workaround.

I recently found my old phone and wanted to get some info off it. Turned out that I had a pattern lock on the device and I did not remember what it was. The Wi-Fi was on, but the configuration was improper - the phone did not connect to Wi-Fi. After several tries, I was completely locked out and any unlock attempts took me straight to the user account login screen. Fortunately, my phone was rooted, so there was a way out using ADB.

7 Tips to Get More Productive with MS OneNote

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Microsoft OneNote is a worthy alternative to Evernote, the world’s (by popular opinion) best note-taking application. In fact, as a large number of people in the world already own Microsoft’s Office suite, OneNote may actually be more convenient to use than Evernote. After all, why do you need another application if you have OneNote installed on your PC already?

OneNote is a pretty powerful note-taking app. It lets you take text, image, audio and video-based notes. Apart from notes, you can use it to make lists, schedule appointments, store your research, and even use it to get your work done more efficiently. It has lots of other cool features too – it lets you draw, for example, and even helps you with your math homework!

Here are some tips that can help you get more out of MS OneNote and, incidentally, help you impress your boss at the same time.

What Users Should Expect from OneDrive in Windows 10

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Windows 10 is meant to change the way we do things. As an integration is key to Microsoft's plan for world domination and the way you use a PC, so too is OneDrive. It can be accessed on your PC, your phone and even the Xbox One, allowing you full access to just about anything you need anytime you want.

Let's look at some of the key changes in OneDrive in Windows 10 and what this means for PC users looking towards the cloud as the future of computing.

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