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BatchEncoder is a user-friendly audio conversion software for Windows

BatchEncoder is a user-friendly audio conversion software for Windows

While lossless tracks are a joy to listen to due to their quality, having a massive library of songs comes at a price: storage space. This becomes an issue if your phone […]

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Should you install the Windows 10 20H2 update right away?

The next feature update for Windows 10, Windows 10 20H2, will be released soon. Microsoft has not revealed the exact date the update will become available, but chance is very high that […]

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Hardware Media Keys not working anymore? Firefox may be the culprit

Mozilla released Firefox 81 Stable earlier this week, and it included a good number of improvements or new features. One of the new features introduced support for hardware media keys to control […]

Trim the list of tabs in Firefox and Chrome using Duplicate Tabs Closer

Trim the list of tabs in Firefox and Chrome using Duplicate Tabs Closer

As we browse the internet, we tend to accumulate more and more tabs. At least some of us do that. This can even happen with every browser session. Sometimes, we may open […]

AlephNote is a lightweight client for Simplenote, Standard Notes and also works as an offline note-taking program

AlephNote is a lightweight client for Simplenote, Standard Notes and also works as an offline note-taking program

About five years ago, I switched over from a mobile app called ColorNote to Simplenote, because it was open source, and also available on three platforms that I was using: Android, iOS […]

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VLC 3.3 for Android introduces a massive list of new features

VideoLAN, the maker of the popular VLC Media Player, has released VLC 3.3 for Android today. The new version is a massive improvement over previous versions. Most of the work went into […]

Ghacks Deals: The CompTIA Security Infrastructure Expert Bundle (96% off)

The CompTIA Security Infrastructure Expert Bundle preps you for four crucial CompTIA exams, namely CompTIA CASP+ (CAS-003),  CompTIA PenTest+ (PT0-001), CompTIA CySA+ (CS0-001) and CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501). Here is an overview of […]

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SwagLyrics displays the lyrics of the song that's playing in Spotify desktop and the web version

Spotify added support for Live Lyrics a few months ago (at least in some Countries). I don't like the way it has been implemented. First there is the gigantic text which looks […]

Microsoft plans to release a standalone version of Microsoft Office next year

Microsoft released Office 2019 two years ago on September 24, 2018. The new version of Office was released exclusively for Windows 10 and Mac OS X and included a number of fundamental […]

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Opera browser gets improved sync and other new features

Opera Software released a new version of the company's mobile web browser for Google's Android operating system and a new desktop version of the web browser today. The main reason for the […]

Ghacks Deals: The Win Your Dream 2020 Tesla Giveaway

If you ever wanted to own a Tesla, now is your chance as we are holding a Tesla Model 3 2020 giveaway. Participation is free, all you need to do is sign-in […]

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Next Vivaldi release to feature customizable context menus

Vivaldi released a new snapshot of the upcoming Vivaldi 3.4 today to the public. It is a development version, and this particular version expands the browser's customizing capabilities further. Vivaldi Technologies introduced […]

How to fix OneTab not working in Firefox after recent update

How to fix OneTab not working in Firefox

The popular tab-saving extension OneTab was updated to 1.45 recently. Unfortunately the latest version of plugin seems to be buggy. Several Firefox users have reported that the update has deleted the history […]

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Here is what is new and changed in Firefox 81.0

Mozilla released Firefox 81 Stable and Firefox ESR 78.3 to the public on September 22, 2020. The new versions of the Firefox web browser are available via automatic updates and also as […]

Ghacks Deals: LOFT Battery Base for Google Home (65% off)

Ships to US-only. LOFT Battery Base for Google Home turns original Google Home devices into a portable device that you can place anywhere, even if there is no power source nearby. It […]

Pick colors from the screen, save custom color lists, view gradient transitions and more with Just Color Picker

Pick colors from the screen, save custom color lists, view gradient transitions and more with Just Color Picker

Eyedropper tools are invaluable for creating digital art and web designing. While most photo editors come with a built-in option for this, there are times when you may require a standalone program. […]

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Access Dots displays camera and microphone activity indicators on Android

Access Dots is a free application for Google's Android operating system that displays camera and microphone activity indicators on the screen. Apple unveiled a new version of its iOS operating system this […]

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Chrome 86 to feature improved password reset capabilities

Many modern web browsers include functionality to determine if saved passwords have been leaked in the past. Companies like Google or Mozilla maintain databases of leaked passwords and compare the hashes of […]