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Rooting an Android

Rooting (Android) – how expanded Android access works

Operating systems on mobile devices are easy to install and just as easy to use. With Android and other operating systems, access to the administrator account is locked by default in order to guarantee long-term security and stability. By rooting your tablet or phone, you can lift this block and unlock many additional administration possibilities.

What is Reddit?

Somewhere between news and memes: what is Reddit?

“Have you read the news on Reddit today?” Another day, another interesting discussion in r/worldnews. “What is Reddit though?” Oh, it’s just one of the world’s leading social networks. Reddit ranks fourth among the most used social media websites in the USA. Here, we will show you how Reddit works and what makes the network so exciting.

How-to in Firefox: Import bookmarks

Firefox: Import bookmarks with ease

The feature that allows you to import Firefox bookmarks all at once can save you a lot of time. It’s tedious to transfer these items manually if you’re using a new computer or you've decided to switch to the Firefox browser. However, all it takes is a few clicks to import your bookmarks to Firefox once you've exported them. We’ll show you how it’s done.

Deleting and disabling hiberfil.sys

hiberfil.sys: deleting and disabling the hibernation file

Microsoft Windows offers many power-saving options. For example, in Hibernate mode, your operating system shuts down almost all components that consume power. Windows uses the data from hiberfil.sys file when you restart your system. However, this file is created even if you never use Hibernate mode.

Protocol Buffers explained

Protobuf: Structured Code with Protocol Buffers

The transmission of data in computer networks such as the Internet or between two applications is influenced by various factors. These transmissions focus on performance and security. Protocol Buffers, developed by Google, impresses in both areas and proves to be a worthwhile alternative to classic, text-based data exchange formats such as JSON or XML.

How to clear history in Internet explorer

How to clear browsing history in Internet Explorer

There are several good reasons to clear your browsing history in Internet Explorer: Your browsing history can quickly take up a lot of room on your device, and you can free up space by deleting it. Clearing your history also prevents others from seeing what you’ve been doing on the web. In this article, you’ll learn how to clear your history in Internet Explorer so you can benefit from these...

Delete browser history

Clearing Your History in Chrome, Firefox, and Other Browsers

In the default setting, browsers compile a history of visited websites so that these can be loaded faster and easier in the future. Anyone who does not wish for other people to view their own web activities should regularly delete their history. We reveal how this works in popular clients such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and Safari, in our article.

Clear Google history

How to delete your Google account’s history

With Google history, the search machine provides a function that enables a personalized experience for users of the Google product range. In doing so, Google lists all the user account’s activity and displays these in a neatly-arranged history log. You can clear this Google history as necessary. We show you how this works.

BIOS Update

Updating the BIOS: How does it work?

Have you recently bought and installed a new processor, but your computer is still not working? You might have to update your BIOS or (U)EFI first. The software ensures that all the important components are available when booting the system. But it’s not as simple as upgrading to update the BIOS. What steps do you need to take to update the BIOS?

Display calendar week in Outlook

How to display calendar weeks in Outlook

Week numbering is deactivated in the Outlook calendar by default. Follow our illustrated, step-by-step instructions for how to display the calendar week in Outlook, and find out how to show week numbers in monthly view. This allows you to see at a glance which calendar week your appointments fall into.


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