How to Get Mac’s Exposé Feature in Windows

How to Get Mac’s Exposé Feature in Windows

Exposé is a handy feature in Mac that re-arrange all open windows so you can find the one you’re looking for. The good thing is, you can get Mac’s Exposé in Windows too.

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Disable Auto-Brightness Adjustment in Windows 8.1

Disable Auto-Brightness Adjustment in Windows 8.1

When you are using Windows 8.1 on a laptop, you may well encounter different lighting conditions that make it difficult to see what is happening on screen. If you are experiencing problems with the way screen brightness levels are being changed for you, you can disable it so your screen or monitor remains at the same, constant brightness level.

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How to Disable Automatic App Updating in Windows 8.1

How to Disable Automatic App Updating in Windows 8.1

Automatic app updating may seem like this is a great idea, but there is no way of knowing whether you will like the new version of a particular app. Thankfully, it is possible to disable automatic app updating so you can take control of the situation and update apps at time that suits you. Here’s how to go about it.

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Easily Transfer Files From PC to PC With Any Send

Easily Transfer Files From PC to PC With Any Send

While you can transfer files from PC to PC using a USB drive, it can be a troublesome task to plug in and remove the thumb drive again and again. Any Send makes it easier by allowing you to send files over the WiFi network.

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Print Files Remotely in Windows with Google Cloud Print

Print Files Remotely in Windows with Google Cloud Print

If you want to print from a computer that does not have a printer attached to it, or you don’t have the drivers to share it on your home network, how can you print files remotely? This is where Google Cloud Print can help you.

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Add a Smart Home Screen Shortcut in Android with Methodic

Add a Smart Home Screen Shortcut in Android with Methodic

Rather than cluttering your Android homescreen with shortcuts, Methodic adds a smart homescreen shortcut that changes throughout the day and ensure that the shortcuts you need are at hand when you need them.

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5 Tips to Improve the Windows 8.1 Startup Experience

5 Tips to Improve the Windows 8.1 Startup Experience

There are lots of things to hate about Windows and the slow startup process is definitely one of them. Here are five of the best tips that will help you to iron out niggles, eliminate bottlenecks and generally improve the startup process of Windows 8.1.

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Use Agedu to Analyze Hard Disk Space Usage in Linux

Use Agedu to Analyze Hard Disk Space Usage in Linux

Whatever the size of your hard drive, it can be surprising just how quickly the available space gets eaten up. When this happens, how do you track down the big files that make a real difference? This is where Agedu can help to analyze hard disk space usage in Linux.

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3 Ways to Bring an App Store to Windows 7

3 Ways to Bring an App Store to Windows 7

Anyone who has upgraded to Windows 8 has been able to take advantage of the Store to install all of the latest and greatest apps. But if you have decided to stick with Windows 7? Here we take a look at three options that can be used to bring an app store and app management option to older versions of Windows.

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How to Upgrade From Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to Ubuntu 13.04

How to Upgrade From Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to Ubuntu 13.04

If you have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on your machine, you will notice that it won’t automatically upgrade to the latest version. Here is how you can upgrade Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to 13.04.

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Back Up Your Gmail Attachments to Cloud Storage with Attachments.me

Back Up Your Gmail Attachments to Cloud Storage with Attachments.me

Gmail comes with 15GB of storage space free of charge, but while you might think that will last you forever, as soon as you start to receive attachments, this space is very quickly eaten into. By using Attachments.me you can automatically back up your Gmail attachments so you are protected in case emails are accidentally deleted, or you need to free up a little space.

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Better Manage Chrome Browser Tabs By Hibernating Unused Tabs

Better Manage Chrome Browser Tabs By Hibernating Unused Tabs

Having too many tabs open can be a problematic issue at times. Not only does it become difficult to keep track of the sites you’re visiting, it can also slow your system down. With Sidewise, you can easily manage your Chrome browser tabs and place unused tabs into hibernation mode to help free up resources.

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