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sWindows 10 bring an important feature that people often overlook—an improved Network Status Page. You can find this feature from Settings > Network & Internet > Status. Alternatively, you can access it from the Network & Internet Settings menu by clicking on your connection (Wi-Fi) icon on your Taskbar. If…

Tired of going digging through several dialog boxes just to enable file extensions and hidden files? Try adding those settings from the ribbon to the Quick Access Toolbar so they’re always accessible. People have differing opinions when it comes to file extensions and hidden files. Some prefer them to be…

Remember the feeling when you just bought a brand new MacBook or iMac? A Mac without colorful spinning wheels. A Mac that doesn’t give you an excuse to get a coffee while you wait for it to finish loading. Everything seems to be perfect back then! However, with all the…

Like most electronic products, laptops are designed to a specified mean time before failure (MTBF). As such, they generally following the bathtub curve in terms of reliability. It does not help that a laptop has hundreds of components soldered onto the main board and this increases the likely hood of…

Need to get check-in reminders, travel insurance, or other travel tasks done while we repair your laptop? Good thing the airport service and in-flight catering company, SATS just launched the “Ready to Travel” app this Friday (Aug 11). Right now, it’s available for users in Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines. You…

A solid-state drive (SSD) used to be prohibitively expensive, but nowadays they are much more affordable due to technological improvements. In this rather comprehensive guide to SSD, you’ll find everything you need to know about getting started with your first SSD, also why adding a solid-state drive (SSD) is the…

Why You Need Software for Reducing Eye Strain? We may not realize it, but we spend a lot of time in front of the screen—be it on desktops, laptops, or mobile devices. Just try counting the hours you spend working, playing games, and surfing the internet in between. For some…

Facebook On This Day. What’s That? First launched in 2015 to select lucky (or unlucky) users, Facebook On This Day feature is a nostalgia machine. The photo app shows you bittersweet memories to look back on from that day in your Facebook history. When you post a major life events, befriend someone on…

Heard that WannaCry in Singapore recently? Where did it come from, and how can it spread so quickly? Read on to know more. WannaCry: A Global Phenomenon On Friday, the world experienced the wrath of likely the biggest ransomware attack we’ve ever seen. The cyber-attack plunged Britain’s health service into…

Power losses and spikes can damage the electronic component in your computer. Motor-driven components such as your hard disks are especially prone, causing corrupt data and system errors. Imagine the frustration when you lose that trading opportunity or hours of work from an unexpected shutdown. That’s why we recommend everyone…