Thursday, July 29

Software & Apps (Reference)

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How to add your business to Google and get it displayed on Google Maps for customers to find

When you add a business to Google, it can help bring in new customers and streams of revenue. You can customize your Google Business page with hours, photos, services, and more. When you add a location or service area for your business, it becomes searchable on Google Maps. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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How to deactivate and delete your Uber account

You can easily delete your Uber account from the mobile app. When you delete an Uber account, it is deactivated for 30 days before being permanently deleted. You can always reactivate your account during the 30-day deactivation period by logging back in. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. LoadingSomething is loading. Though...
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How to add a table of contents in a Word document to help organize and summarize it

You can add a table of contents in Word to make your document look more professional and well-developed. Word allows you to insert a table of contents in the program or through Word for the web. The table of contents is based on heading types so you have to enter or modify headline text using heading types to produce the table. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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How to start a Zoom test meeting to make sure your computer or phone is working properly before an important video call

You can start a Zoom test meeting to ensure your audio and video are working properly before an important video call. You'll need to have either the desktop or mobile app to do a Zoom test meeting. The desktop method is slightly more involved than the mobile app test, but both can be accomplished within a few minutes. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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What is spoofing? Understanding the type of cyber attack and how you can protect yourself against it

Spoofing is a cyber attack that involves a bad actor disguising their identity as one from a name or address you know and trust online. Spoofing can be done to disguise email addresses, phone numbers, or more advanced systems like an ARP or DNS. There are several ways to detect spoofing, some as easy as poor grammar and spelling. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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How to make YouTube Shorts: A beginner’s guide to YouTube’s TikTok competitor

You can make YouTube Shorts by accessing the YouTube app on your phone and using the feature to record brief videos. YouTube Shorts is a new feature in beta testing that allows you to record video shorts up to 60 seconds in length. You can record in 15-second intervals with several tools to edit your videos. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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How to scan a QR code on your phone or computer

You can scan a QR code using the camera on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Scanning QR codes lets you easily access websites, restaurant menus, videos, and more. Most smartphones have QR scanners built-in, but you'll have to download third-party apps to do it on your Mac or PC. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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How to open Command Prompt in Windows 10

You can open Command Prompt by right-clicking the Start icon. Other ways to open Command Prompt include through the Start Menu and desktop search. The most recent versions of Windows 10 have replaced Command Prompt with "PowerShell," but you can still use Command Prompt. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you've ever done any sort of coding, you're familiar with the Command Prompt. The Command Prompt is an app installed on all Windows computers that lets you manage the computer using text commands.But unlike other apps, the Command Prompt isn't always easy to find. Here's how to open Command Prompt on your ...
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How to schedule an Uber ride in advance, or cancel a scheduled ride if you no longer need it

You can schedule an Uber ride for hours, days, and even weeks ahead of time on the Uber mobile app. For a scheduled ride, Uber sets a price range that you don't pay until later. It's possible to cancel a scheduled Uber ride and get money back if it's early enough. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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What is GitHub? How to start using the code hosting platform that allows you to easily manage and collaborate on programming projects

GitHub is a code hosting platform that allows for managing, maintaining, and collaborating on open-source programming projects. To use GitHub, you first need to install a "Git" program, which is software that tracks changes in files. GitHub is the most popular platform for Git repositories and a standard site for coders.  Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you're interested in software or software development, you've likely heard of GitHub. For a coder, GitHub is akin to what Pinterest offers to an interior designer — a place where a person goes not just to upload content, but also for creative inspiration ...