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Becoming a better writer can help you in many facets of life—this bundle is designed to turn you into one

Everyone can write, but not everyone is capable of writing well. Even if you’re not a professional writer or plan on ever being one, having superior writing skills can benefit various facets of your life. From writing an email to your boss as to how you deserve a promotion or putting together a Craigslist ad and enticing people to buy your old cabinet, having the proficiency to weave compelling and powerful words together can take you places.

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This 300-lesson bundle will turn you into a certified Excel master

If you want to excel in life, you need to learn Excel. No, seriously. That may seem like a bold statement to make, but mastering how to use the spreadsheet app pays off. For one, it can help you land a fatter paycheck or even a promotion. For another, it can turn you into a productivity machine, as proficiency in Excel also means you can be adept in analyzing data, building charts, accounting, and so much more.

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Not everyone can use 5G, so here’s how to turn it off on your Galaxy S20

The latest Samsung Galaxy S20 phones are arguably some of the best smartphones on the market right now, complete with top-of-the-line screens, excellent cameras, and powerful Qualcomm 865 processors. One unique aspect of the 865 is that a 5G radio is included, whether you need it or not. If you have an S20 or are thinking about purchasing one, but you don’t live in an area that can benefit from the 5G radios at the moment, here’s how  [Read More…]

How to turn an old Android phone into a security camera

A little tinkering goes a long way.

Buying a new Android phone is an exciting thing. Especially if you’re coming from a phone that’s two (or more) years old, there are tons of new features to check out, increased performance to relish, and likely a new version of Android to familiarize yourself with.

That’s all fine and dandy, but what are you supposed to do with your now-former handset? You could sell it or trade it in  [Read More…]

How to turn off that annoying key tone on PS4

Do you hate that annoying key tone on your PlayStation 4? Whenever you scroll through anything, in all PS4 menus, there’s a quick chime to indicate the item you’ve selected on screen before moving between tiles. It’s an audio cue that helps you navigate the homescreen more easily, but it can be bothersome for many users. Luckily, there is a way to turn it off if it becomes annoying without actually muting everything.

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How to turn on Live Caption on the Galaxy S20

Live Caption is a new feature that automatically captions all media playing on your phone. The feature leverages Google’s AI smarts to essentially create live subtitles for everything you’re watching or listening to on your phone, whether it’s a movie, video, or even a podcast. The best part is that it’s baked into your Galaxy S20, although it’s not on by default. Here’s how to turn it on.

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Imint’s new Vidhance algorithms can turn phones into action cameras

The Swedish company’s Vidhance solutions are used by OnePlus, Xiaomi, OPPO, and Vivo.

What you need to know Imint has announced next-gen video enhancement solutions for multi-camera smartphones. The Swedish company is working on bringing action-camera performance to phones with the new Vidhance MCT and Vidhance Super Stabilization technologies. Its Vidhance Selfie Mode uses AI and facial recognition to keep users in the video frame even when they’re moving.

Swedish video technology company Imint today announced its  [Read More…]

LG says its smartphone business will turn profitable by the end of 2021

The company hasn’t shared any specifics on how the turnaround will happen.

What you need to know LG Electronics is hopeful that its struggling smartphone division will turn profitable by the end of next year. The company says it will expand its mobile lineup with new devices with some “wow factors.” In Q3 2019, LG’s smartphone division posted a loss of $ 135 million.

LG’s smartphone business, which has been in the red for quite a long  [Read More…]

Microsoft just revealed the next Xbox; now it’s Sony’s turn to respond

This isn’t Sony’s first rodeo, but it still needs to play its cards right.

Microsoft just brought down the house at The Game Awards Thursday night. Phil Spencer took to the stage to finally reveal Xbox Scarlett, or as it’s now known: Xbox Series X. It’s a beastly console that looks like a PC tower. On top of that, a Hellblade sequel was announced alongside it.

It was an amazing reveal that no one expected — how  [Read More…]

Turn it up to 11 with $100 off this incredible Bose soundbar

We need to talk about soundbars. In years past, soundbars were marketed as all-in-one replacements for 5.1, but they often had mediocre sound quality and didn’t work nicely with the TVs they were connected to.

But thanks to the HDMI-ARC standard, soundbars are now smart in their own right, offering seamless connectivity with TVs as well as smart assistants like Alexa and Google Assistant. Bose isn’t new to the soundbar category, but it’s stepped up its game in recent years  [Read More…]