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How to change the arrow icon on Google Maps to a 3D car

When you follow a navigation route on Google Maps, your position is represented by an arrow except on specific occasions such as anniversaries. However, it is possible to change the navigation arrow for cars in 3D, with three designs to choose from. The functionality is not entirely new - in Google…

Category : News and events   14-10-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

How to block any website with a password from your browser

We are going to explain how to block any website with a password from your browser, and for this purpose we are going to use an extension called Block Site. This is an extension that has native versions to download in Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge and Opera, although it can…

Category : News and events   30-09-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

Jennifer in Paradise: story of the first photo ever edited in Photoshop

A photograph with more than 30 years of history has become an icon in popular culture, or at least it remains in the memory of those who have ever used Adobe Photoshop, the well-known tool for photo retouching. Behind software like Photoshop there are dozens of stories. One of them…

Category : News and events   25-09-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

Free Netflix: everything you can see without subscribing

To view the contents of an audiovisual streaming platform such as Netflix, it is necessary to pay a monthly connection fee. However, the company has enabled a series of contents that can be viewed "for free", without having to pay for them. To view Netflix's free contents it is not necessary…

Category : News and events   09-09-2020   by Luigi Nori

How are businesses using artificial intelligence?

The term Artificial Intelligence (AI), "the intelligence of the machines", unifies two words that, a priori, could not be associated, since the term intelligence is attributed to the faculty of the mind to learn, to understand, to reason, to take decisions and to form a determined idea of the reality. How…

Category : News and events   02-09-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

How to setup an Android TV with androidtv.com/setup or the Google application

Android TVs and players are a good investment if you want to have all the entertainment at your fingertips. However, they require an installation that, although simple, has several ways to run. We show you how to set up your Android TV without complications and in less than five minutes. Android…

Category : News and events   27-08-2020   by admin admin

5 Remote Careers You Can Start Online in 2020

In 2020, life has moved indoors. School, shopping, entertainment, and work have all moved online to keep up with the fight against COVID-19. And with it came an enormous demand for remote careers. If you are looking to start a new career that you can excel in without leaving the…

Category : News and events   25-08-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

How to Pick the Best Macbook for Graphic Design Work

Graphic designers tend to do the majority of their work using a graphics tablet. However, a computer is still something you need. The idea is that you are bound to run into problems eventually, and a good computer is going to come in handy in more ways than just for…

Category : News and events   05-08-2020   by admin admin

7 Most Effective Ways to Make Money From Photography

Many people all over the world enjoy photography. At first, it may seem difficult to learn, but once you turn it into a hobby, then it becomes a pleasure rather than a difficulty. And the better you get with photography, the more you understand and want to invest in better…

Category : News and events   15-07-2020   by admin admin

How to get notified when one of your WhatsApp contact is online

Privacy is one of the most important aspects among most users of the popular Facebook messaging application. So much so, that many settings have been included in WhatsApp itself to offer users the ability to display their profile picture, status, info, or the time they last connected to the application…

Category : News and events   15-06-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

Why do you vote the way you do in the age of misinformation and fake news?

In this context of the electoral campaign in which we are immersed, the 'political hoaxes' are becoming more relevant and it is expected that attacks to destabilize the parties and candidates in order to influence the electorate will increase. As recent examples, let's remember that disinformation campaigns influenced Trump to win…

Category : News and events   11-06-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

How to move Chrome, Firefox or Edge cache to save space

Caching is a technique used by many programs to improve their performance, especially for applications that run over the Internet, such as streaming programs or web browsers. This technique consists of saving all or part of the information being processed in a directory so that, if we return to it,…

Category : News and events   04-06-2020   by admin admin

How to change font size and format in WhatsApp

Your WhatsApp messages can be much more original and fun by changing the font, size, or format. Here's how. WhatsApp is the leading messaging app for virtually everyone, with permission from Telegram, Facebook Messenger, or Apple Messages. And while there's a lot to be said for it, it's been getting better…

Category : News and events   04-06-2020   by admin admin

WhatsApp: How to View Deleted Messages

Words are carried away by the wind, as long as they are not written on WhatsApp. Sending it was like getting a tattoo, something you'll always like, or yet it'll be there for years to remind you of a mistake. Then came the option to delete sent messages, a white card…

Category : News and events   25-05-2020   by admin admin

How to enable Chrome's new feature that blocks ads that consume your CPU, battery, and Internet connection

Google has announced that it will begin experimenting with a technology that they have been developing for months, in order to improve the battery consumption of our computers and the speed of the pages we visit. In a blog post, the company announced that it plans to integrate it into Google…

Category : News and events   17-05-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

The Truth About Building Your Own Website

If you have your own business, or you are working towards launching one, chances are you’ve thought about building your own website. A strong, professional website is essential for businesses of all kinds, and a critical element to promote your business and build relationships with potential and established customers. However, as…

Category : News and events   24-04-2020   by admin admin

Protect yourself: know which apps have access to your location, microphone and camera

When you install an application on your smartphone, you decide what permissions you give it, but it's not always clear. We tell you how to know if those permissions are too much...   Smartphones have become the target of choice for hackers and criminals who want to make money or extort money…

Category : News and events   20-04-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

How to check if the GPS works

Have you tried to share your location with some friends but couldn't because the GPS on your smartphone looks dead? Don't jump to conclusions - your phone may not be having hardware problems. In fact, GPS malfunctions are often caused by temporary problems due to poor signal reception or poor…

Category : News and events   10-04-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

Coronavirus: Citizen Science projects to help research from home

The term "citizen science" is used to define the involvement and active and conscious participation of people of different ages, education and social backgrounds in scientific research activities: students, simple enthusiasts, retired people and amateur scientists, not included in academic structures. In other words, everyone is invited to contribute. No specific…

Category : News and events   02-04-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

There are 470,000 WhatsApp groups indexed on Google and Facebook says it's not his fault

Want to find new WhatsApp groups? Google it. Reporter Jordan Wildon has discovered hundreds of thousands of private groups through the search engine thanks to public invitation links. Not all were created with the intention that anyone could join them after a simple search. As a Facebook spokesperson explained to Motherboard, administrators…

Category : News and events   22-02-2020   by admin admin

How to Stay Safe When Shopping Online

It can seem that not a day goes by when we don’t hear of some new hacking case or people who have had their sensitive date compromised via the internet. It’s true that cybercriminals are always coming up with new strategies to attempt to steal either money or information, but…

Category : News and events   08-01-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

The worst 50 passwords of 2019

Despite all the security flaws, data leaks or privacy risks, the vast majority of people still use things like "123456" for their password. Darlings, it's time to take security a little seriously. The security company SplashData has published its ninth annual list of the year's worst passwords, assessing over 5 million passwords…

Category : News and events   31-12-2019   by Silvia Mazzetta

5 popular Dark Web sites

People tend to confuse the terms Deep Web and Dark Web, and while they are related, they are not exactly the same. The Deep Web is essentially the entire Internet that's out of reach of traditional search engines, and it can encompass everyday things like emails from a Gmail account,…

Category : News and events   09-12-2019   by Silvia Mazzetta

The best Internet search engines used by hackers

Today, many users wonder what tools hackers use to look for different vulnerabilities on devices that are connected to the Internet. Normally, everyone uses specific tools, but there are search engines that are specifically designed for security researchers. Although many users think that a hacker is a hacker, the reality is…

Category : News and events   08-12-2019   by Silvia Mazzetta

How to prevent people from adding spam events and appointments in Google Calendar

Let's explain how to prevent people from adding spam to your Google Calendar by adding events and appointments without your approval. This is a practice that has been used for more than a decade to add appointments and events in which ads appear that may be fraudulent, so that they…

Category : News and events   28-08-2019   by Silvia Mazzetta

How to Get the Most out of Digital Technology in Business

How to Get the Most out of Digital Technology in Business

The entire business landscape continues to be transformed by digital technology with every new piece of tech that is rolled out — in order to keep your company at the forefront of its market, quite simply, you need to keep your finger on the pulse of these latest developments and…

Category : News and events   29-03-2019   by admin admin

The Steps to Take if You're  the Victim of a Cyber Hack

The Steps to Take if You're the Victim of a Cyber Hack

According to statistics, the fight on cyber-hacks and crimes has never been more heated. Last year marked a six-year high when it came to cybercrimes in the United States as there were more than 300,000 people in the country that found themselves a victim. Even more alarming was the fact…

Category : News and events   27-03-2019   by admin admin

How the Internet has Influenced Businesses

How the Internet has Influenced Businesses

The internet has transformed the way that people live their lives. You can access a wealth of knowledge from a device that fits in your hand. Yes, it’s used for pleasure and leisure, but it has made the most impact on businesses, driving growth with innovations and advances in technology. The…

Category : News and events   22-03-2019   by admin admin

What You Need to Know When Sending a Press Release to Newswire

What You Need to Know When Sending a Press Release to Newswire

A newswire or a press release distribution service helps businesses in improving their online visibility and web presence. If you haven’t used it before, there are many things you need to know prior to using any platform. What is a newswire? Newswire or wire services syndicate your story across different sites and…

Category : News and events   25-02-2019   by admin admin

A Guide to Moving IT Services During an Office Relocation

A Guide to Moving IT Services During an Office Relocation

Relocating a business from one office to another can be stressful. You can’t afford any loss of productivity and given that there are so many things that can go wrong, it is wise to plan everything down to the last detail. Moving desks and other office furniture is relatively straightforward. A…

Category : News and events   21-08-2018   by admin admin