USB Type A Connector: Everything You Need to Know

USB comes in many shapes and sizes, but USB Type-A connectors are the most common type. They’re rectangular in shape and have been in wide use for decades. In the official USB specification, USB-A is known as “Standard-A.”

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Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:00am
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How to Migrate From SmartThings Classic to the New SmartThings App

Samsung is discontinuing the SmartThings Classic app on October 14, 2020. If you use this app for your smart home, it’s time to make the switch to the new SmartThings app. We’ll show you how to migrate your data.

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Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:30am
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How to Change Your Default Browser on iPhone and iPad

Safari is a great web browser, but there’s a reason why Google Chrome has the largest market share. Thankfully, as long as you’re running iOS 14, iPadOS 14, or higher, you can set any third-party browser as the default on your iPhone or iPad.

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Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:00am
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The Best Ways to Monitor If Your Website Goes Down

Downtime is a major issue for websites. For SaaS companies that thrive on their services being available, even a few minutes of downtime can mean a direct loss in revenue. Here’s how to track if your website isn’t working.

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Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:00am
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How to Turn On Spatial Audio for AirPods on iPhone or iPad

If you have AirPods Pro, you can now turn on Spatial Audio for a “theater-like surround-sound experience.” Your iPhone or iPad will track the movement of your head and device to deliver more immersive sound.

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Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:30am
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TikTok And WeChat Banned From App Store Downloads Starting September 20

After a long saga involving a potential buyout from Microsoft and then an official bid from Oracle, it looks like Tiktok, along with WeChat, will get booted from all app stores. The U.S. Department of Commerce issued an order banning both from app stores starting September 20, with a total ban to follow later.

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Friday, September 18, 2020 - 6:07am
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How to Switch Chart Axes in Google Sheets

When you’re creating graphs or charts in Google Sheets, you don’t need to stick with the default layout. Google Sheets will try to pick your X- and Y-axes automatically, which you might wish to change or switch around.

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Friday, September 18, 2020 - 6:24am
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3 Awesome Sites to Create an Online Poll for Free

If you want to gauge the opinions of a group of people quickly, a poll is an easy way to do it. Just create the ballot and send it to everyone interested to see what they think. However, there are many poll services online, so which one is the best for you? We compiled this list of the best sites to create a free online poll. 1. Strawpoll If you want to ask a single question without special gimmicks, look no further than Strawpoll.
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Friday, September 18, 2020 - 1:30am
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7 Tips for Using Smart Speakers for Remote Learning

Remote learning wasn’t a choice for many parents and students, but the good news is your smart speaker just may be able to help. Using smart speakers for remote learning can help with everything from keeping a more structured schedule to finding obscure facts for a research paper. All of the tips below work with most Google Assistant, Siri, and Alexa-enabled smart speakers, though individual skills and commands will vary.
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Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 5:30pm
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