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Automatic Dark Mode doesn’t work on your Mac? Here is what to do

• You have enabled automatic theme switching in the System Preferences, but the colors don’t change with sunset or sunrise. • Solution: put the monitor to sleep and wake it up again.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 18, 2021
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Is a Faraday cage sleeve for MacBook worth it?

• Are you planning to buy a sleeve bag for your MacBook? • Read on to find out whether a Faraday case sleeve could suit you more.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 18, 2021
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Faraday bags for iPad and MacBook

The best Faraday bags for iPad and MacBook, available so far

Faraday bags are the best way to protect your iPad or MacBook not only against mechanical damage, but also data loss and theft.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 16, 2021
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Kindle Paperwhite 6 concept

Kindle Paperwhite 6 – things I would love to see

A concept of Kindle Paperwhite 6 shows a fully symmetric design with wider bezel to incorporate hard-press page-turn buttons.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 1, 2021
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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 5 2021 analysis

4 things Amazon didn’t tell about Kindle Paperwhite 2021

• What is Kindle Paperwhite 5 screen resolution? • What is battery life in hours of continuous use? • Is Wireless Charging Dock helpful?

Piotr Kowalczyk September 30, 2021
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Kindle Paperwhite 5 with warm light

Kindle Paperwhite 5 (2021) FAQs – everything you asked about, answered

Here are the most popular Google search phrases related to the new Kindle Paperwhite 5, together with brief answers accompanied by charts, comparisons, and visualizations.

Piotr Kowalczyk September 28, 2021
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Weather widget iPad - how to edit location

Weather widget on iPad – how to change location

• There is no native Weather app for iPad, so there is no way to add multiple locations to check weather. • You can easily change the location displayed in the widget.

Piotr Kowalczyk September 26, 2021
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Make Notion app open last used page by default

How to make Notion app open a recent page by default

1. Add to Favorites your recent project or page. 2. Open the url of your main Notion workspace, and it will redirect to the most recent Favorite.

Piotr Kowalczyk September 25, 2021
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Weather widget iPad

Weather app and widget for iPad – things to know

• Every time you tap the Weather widget on the iPad, you get redirected to The Weather Channel webpage in Safari. • It’s because there is no native Weather app for iPad.

Piotr Kowalczyk September 25, 2021
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Apple iPad mini 6 2021 release specs

Apple iPad mini 6 (2021) – the 3-minute guide

• iPad mini 6 comes with 8.3-inch display – despite the rumors, it’s not mini LED. • The device features A15 Bionic chip, USB-C, Center Stage, and Apple Pencil 2 support. • Touch ID is used instead of Face ID.

Piotr Kowalczyk September 24, 2021
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Size comparison iPad mini 6 vs Pro 11

Apple iPad mini 6 size comparisons vs mini 5 and iPad Pro

• iPad mini 6 has a larger 8.3-inch display, but its overall dimensions are smaller. • Check out visualizations comparing iPad mini 6 with mini 5 and latest iPad Pro models.

Piotr Kowalczyk September 19, 2021
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The best iPad mini 6 2021 covers so far

Here are 10 most interesting iPad mini 6 covers available so far

• A surprisingly large number of third-party iPad mini 6 covers is already available on Amazon. • You can find not only basic designs, but also innovative covers that it takes longer to develop.

Piotr Kowalczyk September 19, 2021
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Must-have iPad and iPhone camping outdoor accessories

7 must-have iPad and iPhone camping accessories for your next adventure

• Waterproof solar powerbank with USB-C • Retractable power strip with multiple USB ports. • Tactical molle pouch travel organizer – great for electronic accessories (+4 more…)

Piotr Kowalczyk September 17, 2021
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Basic Apple iPad 10.2 model 2021 specs

iPad 10.2 (2021) FAQs – here are answers to everything you asked

• iPad 10.2 doesn’t feature Face ID. • The device is 20% faster thanks to A13 Bionic chip. • The storage is now twice as large. • iPad comes with Center Stage for video calls.

Piotr Kowalczyk September 29, 2021
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Clever gifts for geeks - color theme t-shirts

Minimalist color theme t-shirts for geeks

These minimalist t-shirts show as if their colors were set by selecting one of the displayed color buttons. The designs are available in four colors, on over 70 items, including apparel, personal accessories, laptop sleeves, mugs, and more.

RedBubble $19.95

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Adjustable foldable iPad stand

Foldable, fully adjustable aluminum iPad stand

This stylish and stable stand from Satechi lets you adjust both the angle and height, helping you set your iPad closer to eye level. It’s helpful when you take part in online meetings or make lots of video calls. ⇢ More iPad stands.

Amazon $34.99

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