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How To Upgrade the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro’s Wireless Card

September 2nd, 2014 26 comments

Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro

The Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro is a terrific 2-in-1 Windows 8 Ultrabook. It has a gorgeous display that you can interact with in fun and unique ways. It was even voted the best Ultrabook in a recent Lifehacker reader poll. Unfortunately, Lenovo chose to include a wireless card that doesn’t match the rest of the Yoga 2 Pro’s performance and modern appeal.

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Discover better Netflix streaming videos with A Better Queue

May 26th, 2012 No comments

A Better Queue

It’s not always an easy task, finding good Netflix streaming titles to watch. A Better Queue can make finding them a little easier, with Rotten Tomatoes ratings.

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How to use Instagram for Android’s tilt-shift effect

May 20th, 2012 No comments

Instagram tilt-shift effect
The tilt-shift effect in Instagram is fun and easy to use, and it’s finally available on the Android app.

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Use keyboard shortcuts with Google Drive

May 9th, 2012 No comments

Google Drive
It’s no secret that I love keyboard shortcuts and that they can be major time savers. Luckily, most of Google’s services support keyboard shortcuts, and Google Drive is no exception. Learn to use them to get around Google Drive faster.

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Remove USB drives without safe removal

May 9th, 2012 No comments

USB drives
USB drives are super convenient, but using the Safely Remove Hardware action is a drag. Your USB drive is probably set for quick removal so you can just remove the drive without using safe removal. Here’s how to check:

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How to add Google Drive to Sendto in Windows 7

May 7th, 2012 No comments

Google Drive desktop

Google Drive is here and is easy to use, but they didn’t add a default shortcut in the Sendto folder in Windows 7. Here’s how to add it yourself so you can copy files to Google Drive faster:

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How to use links to share your Dropbox files

May 4th, 2012 No comments

Dropbox
Want to share your Dropbox files easily without having to set folder permissions? You can now share files with your family and friends by sending a single link.

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