Category: Tips and Tricks

Netflix US Content Outside Of The US

There are many ways to watch Netflix unblock, hidemyass, Tunnelbear and more. You can however watch US Netflix without paying and alter your DNS. The only downside is that you have to use your PC to watch the US content

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Mac Default Open Skype At Startup

From Skype 2.7 on Mac the startup has changed. It used the general system startup settings rather then a separate preferences for Skype. This means you can’t set it in the Skype preferences. To set Skype to open at startup Ctrl+click

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Android Wifi and Bluetooth Toggle

The buttons for bluetooth and wifi in the Quick Settings Toggles in Android is not a toggle, it will open the menu in settings for either bluetooth or wifi. However in the newly release version of Android, 4.2.2 you can

Android TextView Strike

To make a strike in your TextView in Android use the setPaintFlags like this: TextView tv=(TextView) v.findViewById(android.R.id.text1); tv.setPaintFlags(tv.getPaintFlags() | Paint.STRIKE_THRU_TEXT_FLAG); If you’re using Html.fromHtml to set the text you can’t unfortunately use the <strike> as this is not supported for Android

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VirtualBox Log Files Location

VirtualBox log files is one of the great tools to diagnose an issue in your VirtualBox. It will always create a log file which reflects the lifecycle of your virtual machine. VirtualBox log files is located in user/per-vm directory. Depending on

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International Space Station Space Exploration, Happy New Year

NASA Television shares this inspiring production by Italian videomaker, Giacomo Sardelli, about the International Space Station, its inhabitants, and its role in space exploration. Sardelli writes of the video, “I’m not the first one to use NASA’s pictures taken from

DerivedData for Xcode 4.5

When updating Xcode to 4.5 the DerivedData has disappear it seems. Though it has just been moved to another location. Now it’s at: ~/Library/Developer/Xcode/DerivedData/— You can find the location in Xcode 4.5 by looking at Preferences->Location. This shows where your Derived

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Remove A Saved Password In Google Chrome

To remove a saved password in Google Chrome click the wrench icon which appears to the right of the address bar. In the drop down select “Settings”. On the left menu “Settings” should be active. Now click “Show advanced settings…” in the

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Eclipse Find/Search In Project

To search in your project in Eclipse do the following: Ctrl + H Choose File Search for plain text in project. Choose the relevant tab for a specific expression searches.

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Photoshop Save As .ico

It is not possible to save as an .ico format in Photoshop. You can install a third party extension which then can do it, but many of these cost money. Only for a very small feature. A way to work

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