Day: August 19, 2019

Are SKAGs dead after Google’s latest match type changes?

August 19, 2019

Google recently announced that same-meaning close variants will soon apply to phrase match and modified broad match keywords. These match types join exact match, which was the first to start showing ads for close variants with the same meaning in September 2018. I’ve shared what I believe are the three most important things to do […]

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Google Chrome login: How to reset your password following MASSIVE online leak

August 19, 2019

Cyber criminals continue to have access to millions of Google Chrome users’ online login details, security research from Silicon Valley giant Google suggests. Google rolled-out its Password Checkup extension to its Chrome web browser in February. Password Checkup displays a warning whenever you sign in to a site using one of over four billion usernames […]

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Three Mobile finally rivals EE and Vodafone with this ultimate upgrade

August 19, 2019

Three Mobile customers are in for a treat from today with the network finally switching on its 5G signal. The firm says that, from today, the first stage of its new superfast technology will be available to some customers in parts of London. Unlike its rivals, Three is beginning by offering high-speed broadband into homes […]

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MacBook Pro 2019 review – Latest Apple laptop is very easy to recommend

August 19, 2019

Apple MacBook Pro 2019 review (Image: EXPRESS NEWSPAPERS) Apple is back with a refreshed MacBook Pro and it’s what many fans of these iconic laptops have been desperately waiting for. The big upgrade comes to the firm’s entry-level machine which means users get all the goodies of a top-end Pro at a much more affordable […]

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WhatsApp banned: Countries where WhatsApp is blocked MAPPED

August 19, 2019

It is sadly common for social networking and communication apps to be banned in multiple countries and WhatsApp is no different. The main reason cited behind such communication restrictions are concerns over national security. Other countries claim such chat app bans help support local telecommunication companies. Express.co.uk has compiled a list of countries where using […]

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Virgin Media and BT challenged as fast new broadband service launches today

August 19, 2019

Virgin Media and BT may currently offer some of the fastest broadband speeds on the market but, from today, they are being challenged by a new rival. Three Mobile has just announced the launch of its new 5G network technology which has just been set live in some parts of the UK. This latest update […]

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A household guide to energy efficiency and renewable tech

August 19, 2019

As new and improved energy efficient and renewable technologies are released to market, consumers may be well served by assessing not only the standalone merits of these respective technologies, but also how they can collectively be employed to deliver households value. From solar panels to battery storage and electric vehicles, the adoption of many of […]

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How to cut electricity costs and help meet renewable goals

August 19, 2019

Energy efficient technologies could play a pivotal role in New Zealand’s ongoing transition to 100 per cent renewable electricity generation, with the widespread uptake of these technologies having the potential to help meet renewable goals. Recent Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) modelling has found the most optimal and cost-effective highly renewable electricity system is […]

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Ghostrunner is a cyberpunk-style mix of Dishonored and Mirror’s Edge

August 19, 2019

[embedded content] The wall-running parkour revolution has kind of fizzled out in video games, and that’s a sad thing. Fortunately, an upcoming game called Ghostrunner seems to remember the heady days of Titanfall 2 and Mirror’s Edge as fondly as I do, and developer One More Level seems keen to pack as much of that […]

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This new Control trailer shows off its ray traced lighting effects

August 19, 2019

[embedded content] Remedy has released another new trailer for Control with ray traced global illumination enabled throughout the footage. The trailer looks great, and a lot of that is down to Control’s striking art design—which to my mind is reminiscent of Christopher Nolan’s visual style. But Nvidia’s ray tracing effects are easy to see in […]

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