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Presence Sensing: Why the screen turns off when you walk away

Presence Sensing: Why the screen turns off when you walk away

If you have a Windows 11 laptop or mini PC with a modern AI-powered processor, your computer knows when you walk away, automatically turns off the display, and locks your Windows 11 account. This is made possible by a feature called Presence Sensing, which uses sensors to detect when you leave, look away from the screen, and return. In this guide, I explain what Presence
How to see Wi-Fi passwords on Android

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If you’re wondering how to see the Wi-Fi password on Android, the answer couldn’t be simpler. Most Android smartphones and tablets automatically save the passwords for any Wi-Fi network you connect to. So, all you have to do to show the Wi-Fi password on Android is check the password stored on your device. Moreover, you can also easily translate Wi-Fi QR codes into readable Wi-Fi
How to enable or turn off clipboard history and syncing in Windows 10

How to enable or turn off clipboard history and syncing in Windows 10

The clipboard on your Windows 10 computer can not only store copied items but also sync them across all your devices. This means that you can easily copy text, images, and other content on one computer and access it on another, thus significantly boosting your productivity when working on multiple computers. However, you might prefer the simplicity of the traditional clipboard that only stores the
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip6 vs. Galaxy Z Flip5: What’s new? (Quick Hands-on)

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip6 vs. Galaxy Z Flip5: What’s new? (Quick Hands-on)

Samsung has just unveiled its latest generation of foldable smartphones, including the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip6. The new model is slimmer, tougher, and smarter than last year’s Galaxy Z Flip5. Comparing the Galaxy Z Flip6 with its predecessor reveals several welcome improvements, particularly in the camera and battery departments. However, these enhancements come with a slightly higher price tag - Samsung is asking $100 more
ASUS Vivobook S 15 review: Is Windows ready for ARM-based laptops?

ASUS Vivobook S 15 review: Is Windows ready for ARM-based laptops?

Microsoft and Qualcomm have introduced a new generation of ARM-based laptops running Windows, and among the initial offerings is the ASUS Vivobook S 15. If it weren’t for the Snapdragon branding, this device could easily be mistaken for a conventional mid-range laptop powered by an Intel or AMD processor. However, this is a Copilot+ PC running a version of Windows 11 designed for the ARM
How to set a custom ringtone on an iPhone (2 ways)

How to set a custom ringtone on an iPhone (2 ways)

Custom ringtones are a great way to give your iPhone a personal touch and make it stand out from the crowd. So, I thought it’d be helpful to show you how to set custom ringtones on your iPhone. There are two main ways to do this: you can either add ringtones to your iPhone from the iTunes Store or create your own custom ringtones using
How to add or remove optional features in Windows

How to add or remove optional features in Windows

Sometimes, you might find that your computer has some features you don’t really need, or maybe you’re missing something that could make your life a bit easier. No worries, I’ve got you covered! In this tutorial, I’ll walk you through the simple steps to add or remove optional features in Windows. First, I’ll show you how to enable optional features in Windows 10 and how
How to screenshot on Windows

How to screenshot on Windows

Do you use Windows 10 or Windows 11, and do you need to quickly take a screenshot? Do you have trouble finding the Print Screen key, or it’s not working, so you’re looking for a new Print Screen shortcut? Do you want to know how to take a screenshot of the active window instead of the whole screen? On the internet, there are numerous Windows
How to open Google Assistant's settings on Android

How to open Google Assistant's settings on Android

Do you want to change the way Google Assistant works on your Android device? Whether you’re looking to fine-tune how it responds to you, adjust language settings, or personalize voice match, you must first know how to access Google Assistant’s settings. That’s what this tutorial is all about. Read on, and you’ll learn not one but three different methods to get to Google Assistant’s settings:
HUAWEI FreeBuds 6i review: Excellent active noise cancellation for a fair price

HUAWEI FreeBuds 6i review: Excellent active noise cancellation for a fair price

The world is filled with a variety of earbuds, so many in fact that you can’t keep up with their numbers and promises. However, a few manufacturers stand out of the crowd and regularly release new products that manage to impress. One of them is HUAWEI, which has a solid track record of producing high quality earphones. Their latest release is the HUAWEI FreeBuds 6i.
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