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# settings - Thursday 9 June, 2016

You should take down this smartphone code when you get the chance

If your phone is stolen, then it will certainly come in handy.

# settings - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

This is how to keep your phone's keyboard silent when you're typing

That click noise every time you hit a key can get on your nerves.

# settings - Monday 28 December, 2015

Have a bit of spare time? You should change your WiFi password

It might seem trivial but changing the default password prevents freeloaders from using your WiFi without your knowledge.

# settings - Sunday 13 September, 2015

There's a second setting screen on Android that you might have missed

And it’s very, very useful.

# settings - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Here's how to disable the in-app browser for Facebook

Should you be more comfortable using the likes of Chrome or Opera instead.

# settings - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Google is trying to make users feel better about their privacy

The simplified controls will make it easier for users to decide what data Google’s services has access to.

# settings - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Don't want sites tracking your activity? Here's how you can ask them to stop

And it’s an option that’s available on all major browsers.

# settings - Friday 13 March, 2015

Here's how you can see what Google knows about you

And get an overview of all the google services you use on a day-to-day basis.

# settings - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Facebook to offer its 1.28 billion users a privacy check-up

As well as reviewing users’ privacy settings, status updates from new users will be set to ‘friends’ instead of ‘public’ automatically.

# settings - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Facebook pulls the plug on its email service everyone forgot about

Wait, Facebook had an email service?

# settings - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail

You’ll have to be quick though.

# settings - Thursday 4 July, 2013

€2.75m childcare grants a 'drop in the ocean' of investment needed

Some of the grants are being used to provide outdoor spaces for children to play in, in order to tackle obesity.

# settings - Monday 24 September, 2012

Facebook denies private messages have been made public

Plus, bad news for Facebook shareholders.