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How to Check Your iPhone or iPad for 32-Bit Apps That Won’t Run on iOS 11

How to Check Your iPhone or iPad for 32-Bit Apps That Won’t Run on iOS 11

iPhones and iPads will no longer run 32-bit apps with the release of iOS 11 later in 2017. Those apps currently display a message saying they “need to be updated”, and they won’t run at all once you’ve upgraded. Here’s how to check which apps you have installed will stop functioning, if any. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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How to Change the Arm and Disarm Delay for the Abode Home Security System

How to Change the Arm and Disarm Delay for the Abode Home Security System

When you arm and disarm your Abode home security system, it delays it for 60 seconds by default, presumably to give you enough time to leave the house before the whole system is armed. Here’s how to change the delay time or disable it completely. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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What File System Should I Use for My USB Drive?

What File System Should I Use for My USB Drive?

It can be tough transporting your videos and music to every device you use. How do you know your Mac, Xbox, and Windows PC can read your files? Read on to find your perfect USB drive solution. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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The Best Texting Apps for Android

The Best Texting Apps for Android

Over the course of the past decade or so, phone calls have died off as our primary form of communication with most people, with text messages being the replacement. And if you’re going to use texting as much as you do, you might as well be using the best apps to do it. Let’s talk about ’em. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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Geek Trivia: Painted Navigational Markers Left On Hiking Trails Are Called?

Geek Trivia: Painted Navigational Markers Left On Hiking Trails Are Called?

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Why Does My iPhone Display “Security Recommendation” for a Wi-Fi Network?

Why Does My iPhone Display “Security Recommendation” for a Wi-Fi Network?

When you connect to a Wi-Fi network on your iPhone, you may see the words “Security Recommendation” appear beneath its name. This is a warning that you’re connected to either an unsecured network or one encrypted with weak WEP security. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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Geek Trivia: This 1990s Television Show Ushered In The Era Of Sophisticated Title Sequences?

Geek Trivia: This 1990s Television Show Ushered In The Era Of Sophisticated Title Sequences?

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How to Install Windows on a Mac With Boot Camp

How to Install Windows on a Mac With Boot Camp

Thanks to the switch from PowerPC to Intel many years ago, a Mac is just another PC. Sure, Macs come with macOS, but you can easily install Windows alongside macOS using Apple’s built-in Boot Camp feature. Article is shared from ####https://feeds.howtogeek.com/howtogeek####...

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How to Try Out New Overwatch Heroes on the PTR Server

How to Try Out New Overwatch Heroes on the PTR Server

Blizzard’s team-based first-person shooter Overwatch has quickly become one of the most popular multiplayer games on the planet. There are a lot of reasons for this: fantastic character design, tight balancing, excellent gameplay variety. But one of the nicer perks of the game is that Blizzard periodically updates the game with new content for free, including brand new playable characters (known as “Heroes” in the Overwatch lexicon). If you want to try them out before everyone else, you can do so on what’s known at the PTR server. Article is shared from ####https://feeds.howtogeek.com/howtogeek####...

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Snapchat’s New Map Feature, Explained (and How to Disable It)

Snapchat’s New Map Feature, Explained (and How to Disable It)

Snapchat is rolling out features at an incredible rate. Some of them are nice tweaks, like adding voice filters. Others, like Snap Map, are honestly pretty dangerous. Let’s look at what the new Snap Map is, what’s wrong with it, and most importantly, how to disable it. Article is shared from ####https://feeds.howtogeek.com/howtogeek####...

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