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How to Block Pop-up Ads on Android

While Android is truly great at customization, it also opens a lot of doors for apps to deceptively acquire permissions and exploit them for pushing ads. It’s one of the reasons why you see full-screen pop-up ads on Android devices. However, there are some easy ways you can disable these kinds of intrusive ads. In this article, I have shared some simple and straightforward steps …

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How to Enable WiFi Calling on Android and iOS (Airtel and Jio)

After the brouhaha over VoLTE, now it’s time for VoWiFi (Voice over WiFi, also called WiFi Calling) support on Android and iOS devices. VoLTE arrived with a promise that it will spur a new medium for crystal-clear communication, but it was marred by poor LTE reception inside buildings and non-availability of 4G in rural areas. However, with WiFi calling, the issue of strong signal reception …

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How to Get the Official Dark Mode on WhatsApp [Root Required]

While the dark mode frenzy has come and gone, there is one app that has not yet embraced the dark side. Yes, I am talking about WhatsApp and its excruciatingly long phase of beta testing. However, that is going to change soon as the official dark theme on WhatsApp is already up and working flawlessly. We know this thanks to a fellow Redditor who discovered the hidden flag recently. …

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How to Enable Two-Factor Authentication on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

In the backdrop of rampant hacking and ever-mounting data tracking, an additional layer of safeguard for sensitive information against unauthorized access has become indispensable. Of course, nothing can guarantee a full-proof shield against hackers these days. However, it always pays to have some extra cushion under the hood to prevent the unexpected from turning out to be a reality, doesn’t it? So, if the security …

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Boost Your Productivity on Windows 10 with Hotkey Utility

You must learn Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts to become a power user. Keyboard shortcuts or in short, hotkeys allow you to complete a lot of tasks without much moving around. You press a combination of keys and there you have it. However, sometimes the pre-existing keyboard shortcuts are not enough . In that case, you can create your own keyboard shortcuts to complete tasks that …

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How to Remove Location Data from Photos and Videos in iOS 13

Pretty much on the expected line, Apple has doubled down on security and privacy in iOS 13. One of my favorite features in the latest iteration of iOS is the option to wipe out geotags from images. Not that there was no way to wipe out the location metadata from photos before, the process has become a bit more straightforward now. Considering the security threats …

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How to Sideload Apps on Android TV (Guide)

Android TVs have become extremely popular over the last year or so, thanks to the growing number of manufacturers offering smart TVs across different price segments. However, while there are some good apps for Android TV, the selection is not good enough. Also, thanks to fight between companies like Google, Amazon, Netflix, and TV manufactures, sometimes consumers even have to miss out on some basic …

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How to Watch Disney+ in India Right Now

Mere days after the launch of Apple TV+, another new video streaming competitor has step foot into the ring. Yes, we are talking about Disney+ here and its arrival among the likes of Prime Video, Netflix, Hulu, and others. It has debited only in some geographical locations but to much fanfare, thanks to the huge collection of Star Wars, Marvel, and Pixar movies. Disney+ has …

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How to Use Spotify’s Sleep Timer on iPhone and iPad

When it comes to receiving major updates from apps, the iPhone almost always beats Android rivals to the punch. For example, take WhatsApp fingerprint lock, it was released on iOS months before it hit Android. But that was not the case when Spotify introduced Sleep Timer a few months ago. While the music-streaming app rolled out the feature on Android devices, it kept iOS users …

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How to Get Google Play Pass in Any Country Right Now

Play Pass is Google’s answer to Apple Arcade and an interesting move to monetize the Google Play Store. However, it’s only available in the US right now and that is a bummer for many Android users around the globe. Nevertheless, we have found a unique way to get Google Play Pass running in India which will work for other regions as well. Further, you can …

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