How to Remove All Recommendations in Firefox (Desktop)

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Firefox is an excellent web browser, and it’s our pick as the suitable browser for most users. It’s fast, privacy-friendly by default, and stays out of your way. That being said, Firefox sprinkles its interface with many “recommendations” which may not be to everyone’s liking. We will see how to disable all of them in …

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How to Restrict Background Activity of Apps in Stock Android

Android is generally lenient with how apps behave on its platform, and some apps take advantage of this by running wild, dragging down your phone’s performance, battery life, and spamming notifications. Bad luck if it’s an app that you can’t do without. Many customized versions of Android, like Xiaomi’s MIUI, include settings to tame unruly …

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Authy is the Best Two-Factor Authentication App

Two-factor authentication (2FA) is a quick way to vastly improve security of online accounts. Support for 2FA is common among web services these days, and you should definitely enable it wherever available. With 2FA on, you will need an extra step of authentication besides your password to prove it’s really you accessing your account. The …

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Best Practices for Ensuring Webcam Privacy on Windows

Digital privacy is of utmost importance to all of us, but it sometimes tends to take a backseat in this ever connected world of gadgets, apps, and online services. Fantastic tools as they are, webcams can be misused by malicious apps for spying and gathering data without your consent. In this post, we will cover …

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How to Add a Windows-Like Taskbar and Start Menu to Ubuntu

Linux on desktop has improved by leaps and bounds in the past few years, and Ubuntu remains one of the most popular Linux distributions out there. There’s never been a better time to consider switching from Windows to Ubuntu, though the GNOME desktop coupled with Ubuntu’s own customization might seem a bit unfamiliar at first. …

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How to Exclude Any WordPress Script from Cloudflare Rocket Loader

Rocket Loader is a useful feature in Cloudflare that improves loading time and responsiveness of websites by moving all JavaScript to the bottom of the page. Occasionally, this can cause compatibility issue with certain scripts that require to be loaded in the header or body of a web page. One very common example is jQuery, …

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How to Delete Bookmarks, Passwords, and Other Data from Major Browsers

If you’ve recently switched web browsers and are happy with your choice, it’s a good idea to consider removing all data saved in your old browser. This is especially important if you use the syncing feature that’s built into most browsers these days, as this means sensitive data like history, bookmarks, passwords, etc., might be …

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