Tag Archive: Profile


How to add a supervised user profile in Chrome 👀

Supervised profiles for Chrome let you decide what your kids will see on the internet.

Got little ones who want to use a Chromebook or surf the web on your MacBook or Surface but aren’t ready for everything on the internet? A supervised profile might be just what you’re looking for.

A supervised account isn’t connected to Google in any way, and the owner of the Chromebook (whoever first signed into it) controls what that account can  [Read More…]

Snapchat now lets you share your profile with just a link

With its latest update, popular messaging service Snapchat has added a new feature that gives you a new way to add friends. You can now create and share a link with your friends online so they can add you to Snapchat directly.

You can generate this link as a substitute for using your Snapcode, and it’s pretty easy to do. Swipe down from the top of your screen while in the Snapchat camera view, then select  [Read More…]

Twitch updates Fire TV app with new profile pages and more

Twitch has announced an update to its app for Amazon’s Fire TV, finally bringing the ability to login and follow your favorite broadcasters. In addition, there’s a bit of chat support thrown in, along with new profile pages and more.

Facebook will soon support short videos as profile images

Facebook will soon allow its over 1 billion users to put in a short video as their profile picture that can be seen on their mobile apps. The social network is slowly rolling out this feature, along with other new additions for its profile section.

Nest releases 3rd generation Learning Thermostat with slimmer profile and hi-res display

Nest Labs, Inc. , a pioneer in home automation, has just released the third generation Nest Learning Thermostat. The new unit comes with a slimmer profile, a high-resolution display that is 40 percent larger than the last, and it also comes with an updated user interface to make it easier to read temperatures, alerts and messages.

The Nest Learning Thermostat has been proven by third-party researchers to save people, on average, about 10 to 12 percent on their heating bills and about  [Read More…]

You can now highlight posts on your Google+ profile page by pinning them

Google has released a new feature for its social network, the ability to pin posts on profile pages. If you have ever found yourself in the position of wanting to keep a specific piece of content at the top of your Google+ profile page, then this new functionality is for you. It’s a small change that will go a long way to show off that incredible shot you took on holiday.

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How to have a good Twitter profile

Join this former Twitter skeptic as he determines what makes a Twitter profile good

OK, guys, I’m going to have to be honest. I was a little intimidated when I found out I’d be writing an article like this. After all, it wasn’t all that long ago that I was just shedding my Twitter skepticism. As I used Twitter more, the more I realized Twitter is actually pretty cool and has its uses. I also admitted  [Read More…]

Google Play Games v2.0 pushing out with new game profile, updated appearance and more

New tools for game developers also announced by Google

Google Play Games got some attention at the recent Google I/O developer conference and today we’re seeing some new some goodies begin to roll out. Google Play Games version 2.0 is beginning to roll out through the Google Play Store bringing with it an updated appearance, an all new game profile and more besides. If that wasn’t enough, Google has also announced some new, cross-platform developer tools  [Read More…]