You Can Now Host Watch Parties on Amazon Prime Video

Amazon has launched Watch Party. This is a new feature that lets you watch movies and TV shows with family and friends online. Amazon describes Watch Parties as “a fun new way to enjoy your favorite shows with your favorite people, wherever you are.” Helping People Carry on Watching TV Together With much of the world having spent the last few months locked down due to COVID-19, streaming services have had to react. First, they lowered bitrates to conserve bandwidth. Then, in an effort to help people socialize from home, some have launched new features. Netflix has Netflix Party, Plex...Read the...

7 WhatsApp Web Tips and Tricks All Users Should Know

WhatsApp Web is the easy way to use WhatsApp on any computer in the world, as long as you have your phone to sign in. Once you know how to use WhatsApp Web on your PC, these tips and tricks will make WhatsApp Web even better. Now that you know the basics of using WhatsApp Web, including what it can and can’t do, it’s time to enhance WhatsApp Web with some simple tips and tricks… 1. Learn WhatsApp Web’s Keyboard Shortcuts In order to take full advantage of using WhatsApp Web on your computer, you need to learn some keyboard...Read the...

Unlocking Creativity: Simple Tips to Beat Mental Slumps

Creative activities can be lots of fun, but many times “creativity” is a learning process, with lots of bumps along the way. Sometimes you have no idea what to make next, or you don’t know how to create it, so you get slowed down while you try to come up with a new plan. At other times, no matter how many creative hobbies you try out, or how many creativity quotes you search for, you draw a blank for large periods of time. Once you hit this creative block, it’s hard to figure out what to do. While such blocks are...Read the...

5 Free Apps for Creative People and Teams to Collaborate Digitally

Creative teams depend on the free and easy flow of ideas to collaborate and inspire new thoughts. When you have to work digitally, these free apps help foster creativity and brainstorm fresh ideas. The most obvious starting point for creative brainstorming is to use a mind-mapping tool. This article won’t go into that because we’ve already reviewed the best free mind-mapping apps for single users or teams. Instead, we’ll focus on tools that ease creative collaboration across a range of fields, like design, writing, music, and more. 1. Red Pen (Web): Fastest Way to Collaborate on Images, Designs, and Mockups...Read the...

You Can Now Learn to Speak Finnish on Duolingo

Duolingo has added Finnish to the list of languages you can learn on its website and app. Finnish is renowned for being one of the most difficult languages to learn, so people keen to learn how to speak Finnish clearly need all of the help they can get. What Is Duolingo? For the uninitiated, Duolingo offers an interesting way to learn languages in bite-sized chunks. Using gamification to help you master a new language. And as someone who has used Duolingo to learn a little Italian, I can attest to its effectiveness. Over the years, Duolingo has added dozens of...Read the...

The New Google Photos Is All About Your Memories

Google has released a new version of Google Photos. And it’s all about your memories. The Google Photos redesign helps you relive the treasured moments you have captured on film. With a simpler UI, an expanded search function, and a new interactive map. Google Taps Into Your Treasured Memories Google Photos is a fairly simple app. You shoot photos and videos on your smartphone, and they’ll be stored in Google Photos. You can edit them in a few simple ways, but Google Photos is, at its core, all about storing your treasured memories. In September 2019, Google added Memories to...Read the...

How to Watch Classic Movies: The 10 Best Apps and Sites

Forget about modern Hollywood blockbusters. For real satisfaction, you need to dig into some classic movies—we’re thinking films from your childhood, early cinematic masterpieces, and notable older movies from other countries. But what’s the best way to watch classic movies? In this article, we list the apps and sites you need to know about. They’re packed with old movies worth watching. 1. Turner Classic Movies Turner Classic Movies—better known as TCM—is a US TV channel with spinoff networks in the UK, Latin America, Germany, Asia, and Scandinavia. The content is sourced from the Turner Entertainment film library. It holds the...Read the...

How to Bookmark or Share Specific Sections of YouTube Videos

It’s easy to share YouTube videos by simply copying and pasting the URL into a chat, social media update, or similar. But what if you want to share a YouTube video with a particular timestamp, or bookmark a YouTube video for your own use? We’ll show you everything you need to know about YouTube bookmarks and sharing. How to Bookmark a Video on YouTube Bookmarking a video to access it later is simple. In a desktop browser, open the video that you want to save so that your browser has its page URL open. To bookmark the current page in...Read the...

Google Launches Keen As an Alternative to Pinterest

Google has launched Keen, a new social networking site that shares a lot in common with Pinterest. Keen focuses on your passions, whether that’s baking bread or bird-watching. Helping you curate and share a collection of resources around your hobby. Google Launches Another Social Networking Site Google has its fingers in lots of different pies. It practically owns search, powers advertising across the web, and boasts Android, Gmail, Maps, and YouTube as well. However, the one area Google has continually failed to succeed at is social media. We had Google Friend Connect, Orkut, and Google Buzz. And then Google launched...Read the...

Secure Your Email With This FREE Guide

Your email inbox is one of your most important digital assets. If an attacker gets access to it, it can spell disaster for you. That’s why it’s vital to secure your email. And you can do that with the help of this free ebook. Download The Email Security Guide Over six chapters, you’ll learn: Common security mistakes to be aware of How email compares with instant messengers in terms of security How to choose a secure email provider Why email encryption is important and how to encrypt your emails How to secure your account with a VPN, two-factor authentication, and...Read the...