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WhatsApp launches desktop messaging option

Only users who currently access WhatsApp on non-Apple devices will be able to use the desktop client. However, in a blog post announcing the feature, the company says that messages will still live on users’ phones. The desktop messaging option is also not available to users who access the app on Apple devices. “We will … Continue reading

How to Turn Off Facebook’s Auto-Playing Video Ads

Back in December, Facebook started testing auto-playing video ads, where video advertisements start playing in your feed without you having to click. Facebook recently introduced auto-playing video ads on desktop and mobile, but thankfully there’s now a switch to opt out. Here’s what you have to do. On the Desktop For Facebook on the desktop, … Continue reading

Why filling hard drives with helium can boost storage capacity by 50%

The HGST Ultrastar HE6 – not much to look at, but they’ve got to keep it wrapped up tight lest the ‘secret sauce’ gets out. The latest trick in adding extra capacity to our computers doesn’t rely upon ‘5-dimensional memory crystals’ or price-drops in SSDs but on the second most abundant element in the universe: … Continue reading


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