How to Create Custom Google Now Commands with Tasker

Ok google

Google now, is a personal voice assistance for Android, like Siri is for iOS and Cortana is for Windows. You ask them a question, and they’ll reply with an answer. Plain and Simple. I use Google now all the time. Sometimes, it’s a mere command like, ‘Ok Google, set an …

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How to Clear Data Usage on Android

how to clear data usage stats in android

Android comes with a handy feature called — ‘Data Usage‘ that keeps the track of how much mobile data you have used. But the strange thing is, there is no option to clear that data usage stats. So let’s see how to fix this. But first, why clear the data usage? …

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Useful Travel Apps for Android

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Now, I am a type of person who only feels comfortable when I have thing under control. For instance, last weekend, I was out on a small business trip and I had to plan every bit of journey in advance. And guess what, my nexus 6 helped me a lot …

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What are Private Name Server and How to Add them

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Last month, our website crossed 10k pageviews/daily. Now, this is too much traffic for a blog hosted on shared hosting. Right? So I started looking for a better hosting plan. And luckily this black Friday, I got a sweet 80% OFF deal on Hostgator and finally upgraded to their VPS hosting. Now …

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How to Format an Exernal Hard Drive for Mac

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Most external HDD comes in NTFS format, which means, it work fine on Windows but MAC, the drive will become read-only. Or let say you brought an unformatted HDD. Whatever be the case, if you are only going to use your HDD on MAC, you will have to format it to …

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How to Use HFS+ Format on Windows

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HFS is default file system for MAC and iOS device. This means if you are only going to use your external hard drive on MAC, then it’s best to format your drive to HFS+. However, if you later decide to use that on Windows, it won’t work. But don’t worry, there …

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How to Use NTFS Drive on MAC – 3 Ways

how to use NTFS on MAC

NTFS (short of new technology file system) is a default file system for Windows. It was first introduced in Windows NT and over the years it has only got better. It supports all the modern features like encryption, journaling (reduce data loss), file permission, compression etc etc. Since Windows is still …

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9 Ways To Play YouTube Videos in the Background Android

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YouTube do not support background playback. For instance, if you exit you YouTube app or lock your smartphone, the video will stop as well. This is because YouTube makes money from the Video Ads. More video are played more money they make. And if they start supporting background playback, then there will be …

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