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Google made a series of updates to Google Search. The big goal is to reduce clickbait information and increase the relevance of search results.
With this update, Google also wants to prioritize original and authentic reviews over recycled information circulating on aggregator sites.
Quoting The Verge, Saturday (20/8/2022), these changes will be present in two updates that are being rolled out in the next few weeks.
“We know people don’t find content useful if it’s designed to entice clickbait instead of informing readers. So starting next week, for English-speaking users globally, we’re rolling out a series of search results improvements to make it easier for people to find useful content.” said Google, in its blog.
Google further said that this update will help users ensure that unoriginal and low-quality content does not rank highly in search results.
This is especially true for online educational materials, entertainment, shopping, and technology-related content.… Read the rest
Telegram CEO Pavel Durov is protesting the review process of mobile apps by companies he sees as monopolizing the industry.
This statement was made by Pavel Durov through his official Telegram channel this week. There, Durov said that he really loves his job.
“Is there anything more exciting than improving the way hundreds of millions of people communicate? Our team members, myself included, are probably some of the luckiest people in the world,” he said.
Even so, citing a press release on Saturday (13/8/2022), Durov said the restrictions they faced when trying to distribute the latest version of Telegram were the only thing that discouraged them.
Durov said this was due to a “lack of clear review process applied to all mobile applications by technology companies that monopolize the industry.”
As an example, the latest Telegram update has been suspended in Apple’s review process for two weeks, without any explanation … Read the rest
Kaspersky said, 85 percent of Android users apparently worried about their privacy. This is based on Privacy Checker data that reveals users are most interested in knowing how to set privacy settings for specific services on Android (85 percent).
Meanwhile, for apps, most of the requests this year were related to Google’s security guidelines (22 percent).
Not only that, the Digital Privacy and Security Survey conducted by the Calyx Institute in 2021 also reported that 80 percent of respondents were worried about digital privacy data over the past year. There are 59 percent of users who are more aware about the security of personal data than last year.
Kaspersky Privacy Checker also finds and analyzes which services and platforms are most frequently requested by users for security service instructions.
As a result, there are far more privacy guidelines for services on the Android platform than on any other OS. Windows … Read the rest
Before smartphones came with a unibody that fused the battery in the body of the phone, old smartphones could replace the battery, if it had bulged.
The above conditions make it easier for users, whenever the smartphone battery bulges and it feels like it has dropped, the user can go to a repair service to change the battery.
But along with the development of smartphone technology and design, mobile phone vendors are presenting enhanced battery capabilities. This makes the smartphone battery can last up to a full day.
Unfortunately, after a long time of use, smartphone batteries generally experience a decrease in performance. To avoid battery performance decreasing rapidly, Android users can follow the various steps below, as quoted from The Verge, Sunday (7/8/2022).
We tried the tips above using a Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Android smartphone running Android 12. Let’s follow the method:
Samsung Android comes with tools that … Read the rest
Smartphones are no longer a tool for just communicating. Smartphones have developed into devices to facilitate work and entertainment, including one for playing games.
Even so, not all smartphones are strong for playing games. There are some games that require certain device specifications to be able to play them.
Often, games that require quite high device specifications can make the smartphone hotter when played, even with low to medium graphics settings.
The heat of the device, in addition to affecting game performance, of course also makes the smartphone feel uncomfortable in the hand.
Here are some ways that you can do to cool your smartphone while playing games.
1. Choose a heat-resistant phone case
Casing or phone case, is not only useful for keeping the phone from being bumped or dirty when dropped. Accessories of this kind also help reduce overheating.
Therefore, choose a smartphone case that helps withstand maximum … Read the rest
You are tired and tired of using Meta’s social media network, namely Facebook. If so, then it’s a good idea to take a break from using the platform.
In addition to uninstalling mobile device applications, one way to distance yourself from social media is to delete your Facebook account.
Of course, before you start deleting, you must know that a deleted Facebook account cannot be restored or accessed.
In addition, all posts, likes, pictures, and photos that have been posted on these social media pages will be deleted from the platform.
If you feel you have an important photo or video and want to keep it, you can download all your personal information from Facebook.
The information contains all relevant data related to your account, including photos, active sessions, chat history, IP address, facial recognition data, ads that have been clicked, and some contact names.
Before proceeding to how to … Read the rest
WhatsApp is said to be developing a new feature that can make users hide their online status.
WABetaInfo has shared a screenshot of a new privacy setting that allows one to choose who can see their online status. This feature will complement recent changes to Last Seen’s functionality.
Over the years, it is said that many users have asked Whatsapp about the ability to actively use the application without many people knowing. Keep some people hidden when using important Whatsapp, for example when they don’t want to be disturbed or feel stalked.
Whatsapp is said to have started accepting requests and will allow users to determine who is allowed to view online statuses. This update is explained to be available in the next Whatsapp update.
WABetaInfo uploaded a screenshot showing the ‘Last Seen & Online’ settings.
The ‘Last Seen’ setting shows that users can choose who can see, namely ‘Everyone’, … Read the rest
The WhatsApp short message application apparently can not only be used on cellphones (hp), but also on a laptop or computer via WhatsApp Web.
This makes it easier for users who want to use WhatsApp while working on a laptop without having to check their cellphones back and forth. How to log in to WhatsApp Web is also relatively young
Because, you don’t need to download a new application. Simply open the WhatsApp Web page in the browser or browser used on your laptop or computer.
To be able to access WhatsApp Web, make sure the cellphone is active and has an internet connection, as well as a laptop or computer device.
1. Open WhatsApp Web in the browser you use on your laptop or computer
2. Select WhatsApp Web then a barcode or QR code will appear that must be scanned
3. Take your cellphone, then open the WhatsApp … Read the rest
The display screen of a cellphone (hp) can be displayed to other devices with a larger and more spacious screen such as a laptop. In addition to the larger screen size, the display on the laptop will make it easier for you without having to look at it from a close distance.
Connecting a cellphone to a laptop or the term screen mirroring is quite easy to do. There are several ways to connect a cellphone screen to a laptop wirelessly that you can follow, for users of Windows and Mac devices.
1. Prepare the Android/iOS Phone to Connect
Before connecting your Android or iOS cellphone to a desktop or laptop computer, you need to adjust the settings or settings on the cellphone.
– Open “Settings” on the mobile device.
– Scroll down and select “About Phone”
– Click “Build Number” 5 times to confirm this action as a security … Read the rest
With the development of technology, especially on computers and laptops, the viruses that can infect these devices are increasingly numerous and varied. Viruses do not only attack computers or laptops, but also flash drives.
One of the viruses that are often found on flash is a shortcut virus. You can recognize it from the characteristics and immediately do how to fix the flash hit by the shortcut virus.
Generally, a flash drive that is infected with a virus comes from a laptop or computer device that has a virus and then infects it.
If you get this virus on a flash drive, it is likely that you previously connected this flash to a laptop or computer affected by the virus and did not eject.
Of course this can be worrying, especially if there is a lot of important data on your flash drive that is affected by this shortcut virus.… Read the rest
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