Tag Archive: Profile


A ‘cursed’ wallpaper could crash your phone with its color profile

An improperly coded image can somehow crash the Android System UI.

WARNING!!!Never set this picture as wallpaper, especially for Samsung mobile phone users!It will cause your phone to crash!Don’t try it!If someone sends you this picture, please ignore it. pic.twitter.com/rVbozJdhkL

— Ice universe (@UniverseIce) May 31, 2020

What you need to know There’s a photo of a sunset making the rounds because when set as a wallpaper, it will brick some Android phones. The image has an  [Read More…]

‘Profile Cards’ will let you customise what Google Search shows about you

The profiles act as a virtual business card, letting you choose what information people see when they search for you.

What you need to know Google is currently testing a feature called ‘Profile Cards’ for its search engine. These show up a small widget that appear at the top of the results page whenever someone searches for your name. You can also customize it to show only the information you want.

Google is seemingly working on a  [Read More…]

Go over that troll’s comment history with YouTube’s new Profile Cards

The comment history is restricted to only the current channel, however.

What you need to know YouTube is launching a new feature called Profile Cards, which it hopes will encourage users to “explore comments, build connections with others.” When scrolling through the comments on a video, you can now click on a person’s name to launch their Profile Card. This contains information like their name, subscriber counts, and their entire comment history on the channel in question.  [Read More…]

Adding parental controls via a Kid’s Profile on Disney+ is fairly simple

Disney has some of the most beloved characters and movies of all time. From the likes of Mikey Mouse and Donald Duck to Woody and Buzz, kids of all ages have enjoyed watching Disney for decades. However, that doesn’t mean that everything on Disney+ will be wholesome and appropriate for young children. Which is why Disney+ can set up a Kid’s Profile to help filter shows that are safe for children. Setting this up can be done in  [Read More…]

This Galaxy S10 case offers great protection in a slim profile for only $11

A solid, no-frills case that doesn’t break the bank.

Smartphone cases come in many different shapes and sizes. Some cases have built-in screen protectors, some have hidden wallets, and others come with kickstands.

The Spigen Rugged Armor has no such special features. It’s about as basic a case as you can find, but if you have a Galaxy S10 and want something that’ll protect your phone while being slim, easy-to-use, and affordable, it’s one of the best  [Read More…]

How to enable the Cine-like color profile on the DJI Osmo Pocket

Many DJI Osmo Pocket owners have been waiting for this feature to be added. Here’s how to enable the Cine-like color profile both in the app and on the camera directly.

Products used in this guide Amazon: DJI Osmo Pocket ($ 350) Google Play: PowerDirector (Free w/ IAPs) Why Cine-like matters to your video

If you’re newer to shooting video you might be wondering what all the fuss is about. After all, the DJI Osmo Pocket shoots great  [Read More…]

Why don’t more phones have audio profile switches?

It’s one of the most useful features Android manufacturers leave out.

If you’ve ever used an iPhone or a recent OnePlus device, you’ve undoubtedly encountered the switch on the lefthand side above the volume buttons. While the exact functions of the switch will depend on which company’s phone you’re using, the main idea is the same: a hardware switch that instantly mutes your phone, without having to turn on your screen and adjust the volume manually.

Few  [Read More…]

T-Mobile is finally adopting Google’s RCS Universal Profile

The Un-Carrier’s network will support the standard in Q2 of this year.

Over the last couple years, there’s been a lot of talk about Rich Communication Services — or RCS for short. RCS is the next evolution of traditional SMS texting, and it allows for advanced messaging features like high-quality image sharing, notifications when someone’s read your message, typing indicators, and more. On March 13, 2018, T-Mobile announced that it was officially joining Google and GSMA’s RCS Universal Profile.

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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  [Read More…]