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The Best Tech for Back to School

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The month or so just before the semester starts is the perfect time to evaluate what you need and want in terms of clothes, school supplies, and of course, tech. We’ve rounded up a list of tech that will increase productivity and make learning easier and more fun.

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Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/93388/the-best-tech-for-back-to-school/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Sarah Chaney

Google Is Finally Killing Off a Decade-Old Version of Android

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Whether you’re running it for a nostalgic feel or you’ve held on to a device for too long, it’s time to say goodbye to the decade-old Android Gingerbread. Google is officially laying it to rest.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/google-is-finally-killing-off-a-decade-old-version-of-a-1847417579
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T-Mobile to shut Sprint’s LTE network by June 30, 2022

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T-Mobile has finally confirmed when it will shut down Sprint’s LTE network as part of its assimilation of the carrier it acquired in April of last year. It told Light Reading that it will shutter the service by June 30, 2022. Since completing the $26 billion merger, T-Mobile has been busy using Sprint’s spectrum to expand the rollout of its 5G network

But, the transition hasn’t been completely smooth. With the deal raising competition concerns, antitrust regulators set out a number of conditions to get it across the line. The goal was to make Dish Network the nation’s new fourth carrier. To get it there, T-mobile was ordered to hand over spectrum, the Boost prepaid mobile brand — and the 9 million customers signed up to it — and to act as Dish’s network provider for up to seven years. 

However, the partnership turned sour when T-Mobile announced that it would shut down Sprint’s CDMA network by January 2022, which a majority of those 9 million customers use. Dish put T-Mobile on blast over the decision in a letter to the FCC earlier this year, accusing it of anti-competitive behavior. Just weeks ago, Dish decided to hop from T-Mobile’s network onto AT&T’s as part of a new 10-year agreement.

Source: https://www.engadget.com/t-mobile-sprint-lte-101022638.html?src=rss
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How to Hard Reset Your iPhone and iPad

Hard-Reset-iPad-iPhone.jpg Sometimes your iPhone or iPad may start to act funny, such as running slow or freezing up. If this ever happens to you, there’s an easy solution that usually takes care of the problem right away. That solution is simply to perform a hard reset on your iPhone or iPad. Here we show you how to hard reset with and without a home button. What Is Meant by Hard Resetting iPhone or iPad? Before we jump to the steps, it’s important to know what a hard reset is. Typically, when any of your electronic gadgets stop working, you… Read more14666863.gif

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What Is a VPN Kill Switch, and Do You Need One?

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Shopping for a VPN provider can be tricky, so narrowing down your must-have features can help. One of the most important features for anyone concerned about browsing privacy is a VPN kill switch.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/732972/what-is-a-vpn-kill-switch-and-do-you-need-one/
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What Is SQLite and Why Is It So Popular?

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SQLite is a relational database that’s compatible with SQL. Unlike other SQL-based systems such as MySQL and PostgreSQL, SQLite doesn’t use a client-server architecture. The whole program is contained in a C library, which gets embedded into applications. The database becomes an integral part of the program, eliminating resource-intensive standalone processes.

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Source: https://www.cloudsavvyit.com/13161/what-is-sqlite-and-why-is-it-so-popular/
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How the Segway didn’t change the world

At Slate, Dan Kois offers a brief history of Segway, the ingenious but too-hyped and too-dorky electric ride that became a joke upon its release. Twenty years on the current owner is a Chinese go kart company that sells actual Segways online (you can buy them from Amazon for about $500!) — Read the rest

Source: https://boingboing.net/2021/08/04/how-the-segway-didnt-change-the-world.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-the-segway-didnt-change-the-world
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What Is the “Fn” or “Function” Key on a Keyboard?

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Confused by that “Fn” key on your keyboard? “Fn” is actually short for “function,” and lets you access a range of alternative functions for the other keys on your keyboard. Today, we’ll find out how to use it.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/741804/what-is-the-fn-or-function-key-on-a-keyboard/
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The Best Capture Cards of 2021 for Gaming and Streaming

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Streaming on services like Twitch is a popular way for gamers to share their hobby, but you need the right capture card to make the most of your streams. Don’t worry: We have the perfect recommendations for your setup.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/741966/best-capture-cards/
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Waze adds Halo’s Master Chief as a navigation voice for a limited time

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Didn’t get an invite from Microsoft to the Halo Infinite technical preview? That’s okay. The company has a consolation prize for you. Microsoft and 343 Industries have partnered with Waze to bring the Master Chief and Escharum, his Banished foil in Infinite’s upcoming story campaign, to the navigation app. For a limited time, you can give Waze a Halo makeover.

As part of the experience, you can have the voice of either Master Chief or Escharum provide you with directions. It’s also possible to change your car’s live map icon to either a Warthog or Ghost and update your profile “mood” to feature the visage of the Spartan or alien war chief. Waze didn’t say how long the experience will run, but you can enable it by navigating to the “My Waze” section of the app and selecting the Halo banner.

Source: https://www.engadget.com/waze-halo-experience-130042208.html?src=rss
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