How to Factory Reset the Google Wi-Fi System

If you’re ever having some issues with your Google Wi-Fi system, or are just planning on selling it, here’s how to factory reset it and start from scratch.

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by Craig Lloyd #HowToGeek
https://www.howtogeek.com/299203/how-to-factory-reset-the-google-wi-fi-system/
 

How to Use Fraps to Record Footage of Your PC Games

Fraps is best known as an easy and lightweight way to see an active readout of your PC games’ frames per second—that’s where the name comes from. But it’s also a surprisingly flexible way to record game footage for posting to YouTube, Twitch, and other web video services. The relatively low resource usage and easy activation make it ideal for quickly starting and stopping the record function. Here’s how it’s done.

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by Michael Crider #HowToGeek
https://www.howtogeek.com/300746/how-to-use-fraps-to-record-footage-of-your-pc-games/
 

How to Check Your Android Wear Watch’s Remaining Storage

Android Wear watches aren’t necessarily like your phone: they’re more of an auxiliary device than a standalone unit, so most of the time you don’t install a bunch of stuff directly onto the watch itself (though with Android Wear 2.0, this is possible). But you can store music on it for freedom from the phone, so sometimes you just need to know how much storage is left on the watch so you don’t run out. Here’s how to check it.

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by Cameron Summerson #HowToGeek
https://www.howtogeek.com/296244/how-to-check-your-android-wear-watch%e2%80%99s-remaining-storage/
 

Telegram Messenger Adds AI-powered Encrypted Voice Calls

Joining the line with rival chat apps WhatsApp, Viber, Facebook Messenger, and Signal, the Telegram instant messaging service has finally rolled out a much-awaited feature for the new beta versions of its Android app: Voice Calling. And what’s interesting? Your calls will be secured by Emojis, and quality will be better using Artificial Intelligence. No doubt the company brought the audio

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http://thehackernews.com/2017/03/telegram-encrypted-voice-call.html
 

Why Is This Website Broken On My Phone?

Smartphones have been around for almost a decade, but even now, when I’m browsing the web on my iPhone, I run into websites that don’t work very well. Sometimes the problems are with the technologies used in the websites, but sometimes they lie with the apps I have installed on my phone. So with this in mind, let’s look at some of the reasons websites might not work properly on your mobile device.

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by Harry Guinness #HowToGeek
https://www.howtogeek.com/300652/why-won%e2%80%99t-this-website-work-on-my-phone/
 

Samsung Galaxy S8’s Facial Unlocking Feature Can Be Fooled With A Photo

Samsung launched its new flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, at its Unpacked 2017 event on Wednesday in New York, with both IRIS and Facial Recognition features, making it easier for users to unlock their smartphone and signing into websites. All users need to do is simply hold their Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus in front of their eyes or their entire face, as if they were taking a

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http://thehackernews.com/2017/03/samsung-galaxy-s8-facial-unlocking.html
 

Verizon to pre-install a ‘Spyware’ app on its Android phones to collect user data

If the death of online privacy rules wasn’t enough for Internet Service Providers and advertisers to celebrate, Verizon has planned to pre-install spyware on customers’ Android devices in order to collect their personal data. The telecom giant has partnered with Evie Launcher to bring a new application called ‘AppFlash’ — a universal search bar that will come pre-installed on the home screens

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http://thehackernews.com/2017/03/verizon-appflash-evie.html