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Google Keep browser extension will no longer save articles automatically

Google Keep browser extension will no longer save articles automatically

You will have to hit the "Save" button to save an url to Google Keep. Moreover, you won't be able to edit your notes in the extension's pop-up window.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 29, 2022
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11 best portable power supply appliances that help you survive without electricity

11 best portable power supply appliances that help you survive without electricity

These accessories guarantee that you can recharge your smartphone or laptop even when you don’t have access to the energy network for a longer time.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 20, 2022
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10 best iPhone Continuity Camera mounts, stands, and alternatives

10 best iPhone Continuity Camera mounts, stands, and alternatives

Are you planning to make the most of the newest Continuity Camera feature that lets you use your iPhone as a Mac webcam? Here are the best mounts, and a few alternative solutions.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 10, 2022
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iPhone Continuity Camera – things to know and confusions to clarify

iPhone Continuity Camera – things to know and confusions to clarify

Start using your iPhone as your Mac’s webcam – here are the key things to know and facts to clarify about iPhone Continuity Camera feature.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 10, 2022
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iPad and iPhone: how to get full Kindle ebooks directly?

iPad and iPhone: how to get full Kindle ebooks directly?

Kindle app for iPad and iPhone lets you only download free samples. You will need to visit Amazon website to buy a full ebook. Here are two ways to fix this inconvenience.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 8, 2022
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18 smart gadgets that will make useful gifts (2022-23 roundup)

18 smart gadgets that will make useful gifts (2022-23 roundup)

Check out the updated list of cool, unique, smart gadgets that have one thing in common – they are more useful than you think.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 9, 2022
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14 best Amazon Fire tablet accessories and gifts (2022-23 list)

14 best Amazon Fire tablet accessories and gifts (2022-23 list)

Are you looking for an innovative but affordable Amazon Fire accessory that you can use yourself or gift someone? This list includes products for every taste and need.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 6, 2022
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iPad cover or sleeve – which is better for me? (guide)

iPad cover or sleeve – which is better for me? (guide)

Do you really have to buy a dedicated case every time you get a new iPad? Sometimes all you need is a decent sleeve you could use much longer than just a year or two.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 6, 2022
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Is my iPad compatible with iPadOS 16? Here is the complete list

Is my iPad compatible with iPadOS 16? Here is the complete list

All generations of iPad Pro are compatible with iPadOS 16, as well as iPad mini and Air from 2019 or later, and basic iPad from 2017 or later.

Piotr Kowalczyk November 13, 2022
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Is the basic iPad 2022 the same size as iPad Air?

Is the basic iPad 2022 the same size as iPad Air?

The newest entry-level iPad looks exactly like iPad Air 5. The ports and buttons are located in the same places. However, it’s incompatible with covers tailored for the Air. The reason is highly unusual.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 20, 2022
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12 best power banks compatible with iPhone and iPad (2022-23 update)

12 best power banks compatible with iPhone and iPad (2022-23 update)

High-capacity, multiple-port, USB-C PD enabled power banks tested to work seamlessly with iPhone, iPad, or both.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 28, 2022
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Why you should not buy a solar power bank – 5 reasons

Why you should not buy a solar power bank – 5 reasons

Are you planning to buy an accessory that could provide energy in case of emergency or when you don’t have access to a power outlet? Don’t pick up solar power banks.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 18, 2022

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Geek by Day Nerd by Night t-shirt

Geek by Day Nerd by Night t-shirt

This vintage-style design shows the text “Geek by day, nerd by night,” accompanied by the mirror image of the geek’s face with round glasses. A fantastic gift for a geek in your life.

Our score: 8.3/10

Amazon $15.99

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Innovative pillow stand for hands-free use

Innovative pillow stand for hands-free use

From Lamicall comes a brand-new pillow stand with an "open jaw" design, a stylus holder, and a large pocket for your phone or charger. A perfect tablet or e-reader stand for hands-free use: reading, watching, or video calls.

Our score: 8.2/10

Amazon $29.99

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