There is a great way to speed up some of the typical repeating tasks you do on your computer: the app called “Auto Hotkey“. What is Auto Hotkey? It’s a lightweight background process that quietly waits and listens for you to press certain keystrokes so that it can perform whatever tasks you gave it to […]
The engineers at Microsoft decided that people who want to save screen space are not interested in knowing the date.
Yes, it is possible to create massive amounts of tags in Evernote rather quickly. You will just need a text editor. First of all, don’t bother trying to use the standard plus-sign on the Evernote left pane. It won’t help you do anything except add one at a time, and will actually be a pain. […]
An email came through that looked somewhat official but had a few “tells” to show that it was fake.
One major inconvenience with Windows is the way the OS applies updates. While I could drone on about my opinion on Windows vs Linux updates, I’ll keep this simple. Last night I chose to “Update and Shut Down” my laptop. Now, logically, one would think that the updates would be applied prior to shutdown and […]
Just in fun. I like Linux, for the most part.
The world is crazier than you may realize. Man-made Climate Change has nothing to do with coal mining and your car’s exhaust pipe. It has to do with militaries using the weather as a weapon against other countries. Yes, I’m serious.
While enjoying my free month of Google Play music, I tried to play something on YouTube, which has now become “YouTube Red” because of my free music trial. The song played for three seconds and then I get this:
How could it be? Wi-Fi is showing up as consuming 10% of your Android battery when wifi is turned off! What gives? Android is sneaky, that’s what. The Wi-Fi setting is more like a “use Wi-Fi for internet” setting. In other words, your selection of that setting has nothing to do with the phone actually stopping the use […]
Strange clicking noises can sometimes be heard in headphones while sitting at your computer. It often is fast clicking that slows over the course of five seconds or so, then stops, and then restarts in a few seconds. This annoying noise wrecks a nice song experience. The solution? Move your cell phone away from your […]