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5 Ways to Organize Your Dropbox Account Better

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Some simple yet straightforward steps on how you can organize your Dropbox account better.


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How to Disable Google Now on Your Android Device

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Find out how to disable Google Now on your Android device. Whether you want to extend your battery life or privacy reasons, you can opt to disable Google Now.

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Android Wear hardware review: Sometimes promising, often frustrating | Ars Technica
Android Wear software review: Smartwatch software that doesn’t suck | Ars Technica
Interesting read. And telling headlines. On one hand it is clear that these watches actually give users a great way to deal with notifications. On the other hand the reviews are clear that “notifications-on-your-wrist still isn’t a killer app”. Will it ever be? Not for me probably. But I can think of a few other ways a smartwatch could be useful for me. And that is maybe the promise of smartwatches. Apps will let users expand their abilities to fit their individual lifestyles. But smartwatches still need to find a few widely attractive killer apps in order to reach a mass audience. Like “internet, mail and maps in your pocket” were battering rams for the smartphone.

digithoughts:

Android Wear hardware review: Sometimes promising, often frustrating | Ars Technica

Android Wear software review: Smartwatch software that doesn’t suck | Ars Technica

Interesting read. And telling headlines. On one hand it is clear that these watches actually give users a great way to deal with notifications. On the other hand the reviews are clear that “notifications-on-your-wrist still isn’t a killer app”. Will it ever be? Not for me probably. But I can think of a few other ways a smartwatch could be useful for me. And that is maybe the promise of smartwatches. Apps will let users expand their abilities to fit their individual lifestyles. But smartwatches still need to find a few widely attractive killer apps in order to reach a mass audience. Like “internet, mail and maps in your pocket” were battering rams for the smartphone.

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Google’s self-driving car isn’t a car, it’s the future Somewhere deep inside the secret labs at Google X, Sergey Brin must have read that and smiled. And then climbed into his tiny car — the one with a strange smiley face for a front and a noticeably missing steering wheel — and with a single button press instructed his car to drive him wherever billionaires go to cackle at the short-sightedness of other billionaires.

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Google’s self-driving car isn’t a car, it’s the future
Somewhere deep inside the secret labs at Google X, Sergey Brin must have read that and smiled. And then climbed into his tiny car — the one with a strange smiley face for a front and a noticeably missing steering wheel — and with a single button press instructed his car to drive him wherever billionaires go to cackle at the short-sightedness of other billionaires.

Beyond the Basics: Six Tips for Better Formatting in Microsoft Word

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If you’ve worked with Word much at all, you know how frustrating it can be getting formatting just the way you want it. While you can’t remove all of the frustration, you can eliminate a lot of it by learning how formatting works in Word and what tools are available to help you control it.

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