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PolitiFact launches new feature called PunditFact — and makes its job exponentially harder

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PolitiFact wants to bring the same kind of fact-checking it performs on political statements to commentary by radio and TV talk-show hosts, bloggers and newspaper columnists -- but is what the new service wants to do even possible?




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Instair Is An All-In-One On-Page Content Search Tool For Chrome

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What do you usually do when you come across something online that you don’t know about? I always see this as a learning opportunity, which often ends up in a Google or Wikipedia search, which further leads to endless searches on related stuff, distracting me from what I was doing. Recently reviewed Dictionary Bubble and […]Read Instair Is An All-In-One On-Page Content Search Tool For Chrome by on AddictiveTips - Tech tips to make you smarter

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Record & Repeat Touch Events To Automate Tasks On Android With RepetiTouch

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Back in July, I covered an open-source desktop application for Windows called MouseController that allows users to record their mouse movements and clicks, and playback the exact same recorded sequence at a later time. If you’re looking for a similar tool for Android devices that lets you record all your taps and swipes, and playback […]Read Record & Repeat Touch Events To Automate Tasks On Android With RepetiTouch by on AddictiveTips - Tech tips to make you smarter

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EyePro 3: Say Goodbye to Computer Vision Syndrome

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When you work long hours in front of a computer, you may have experienced some of the ill-effects that may come along with it.  This ranges from an aching body because of how you sit or stand in front of the computer to headaches, dry or tired eyes that may be caused by looking at […]The post EyePro 3: Say Goodbye to Computer Vision Syndrome appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

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Type:Rider v1.0 APK

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Mozilla announces Firefox OS 1.1, adds new features

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Slowly but surely, browser maker Mozilla is rolling out its own mobile operating system, and prospective buyers can already grab a handset -- the ZTE Open and Alcatel One are available through Ebay. The OS has not yet managed to catch on, though its still very early in the process. However, Mozilla is steadily pushing […]The post Mozilla announces Firefox OS 1.1, adds new features appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

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Easily Download Different Google Apps Packages On Android With EasyGApps

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If you have ever flashed a major ROM such as CyanogenMod, AOKP, Paranoid Android, Slim Bean etc. on your Android device, you’d already know that they don’t include Google apps (Play Store, Maps, Gmail etc.) and that you have to flash a Google Apps package (referred to GApps) in addition to the ROM itself, in […]Read Easily Download Different Google Apps Packages On Android With EasyGApps by on AddictiveTips - Tech tips to make you smarter

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The Popular Mercury Browser Comes To Android; We Go Hands-On [Review]

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Hands down one of the best and most popular web browsers on iOS, Mercury Browser, has finally come to Android! Luckily, the browser comes bundled with all the options that made it a hit on iOS, such as plugins support, gesture controls, user agent switching and much more. Of course, there are already quite a few top […]Read The Popular Mercury Browser Comes To Android; We Go Hands-On [Review] by on AddictiveTips - Tech tips to make you smarter

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Welcome to an Internet Without Ads

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Ads are ubiquitous — when you're trying to watch a movie, listen to music or read news headlines. They've become so entrenched in how we consume media that an ad-free web sounds like a '90s utopia.That may not be the case anymore with a little box called AdTrap. The device completely block ads from websites, videos, music streams and mobile apps that use a Wi-Fi connection. It doesn't require any software or configuration — just plug it in between your router and modem. The firewall box works with all browsers and devices. Users can also enable AdTrap anywhere on their mobile devices, which enables ad blocking over cellular 3G and 4G. Cellular traffic from the device routes through their home AdTrap, which blocks all ads on the device. Read more... More about Ads, Wifi, Mobile Advertising, Devic…

Double-Click Words To Instantly View Their Definitions & Synonyms In Chrome

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While browsing the web, we often come across words or phrases that we don’t understand. Needless to say, this happens a lot more frequently for those of us who don’t have English as our mother tongue. Yes, one can always just google for the definition of such words manually, doing so isn’t exactly intuitive, as […]Read Double-Click Words To Instantly View Their Definitions & Synonyms In Chrome by on AddictiveTips - Tech tips to make you smarter

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ScriptBlock for Chrome blocks scripts from running automatically on websites

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One of the core reasons that I'm using Firefox as my main web browser is the NoScript extension for it. It blocks all scripts from running automatically on websites, ships with options to enable scripts temporarily or permanently, and offers a wide area of additional security features that protect the browser well from many threats […]The post ScriptBlock for Chrome blocks scripts from running automatically on websites appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

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Classic Shell 4.0 final released, drops Vista support

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Programs like Classic Shell saw an incredible boost in popularity with the release of Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system. The core reason for that was the fact that they added features back to the operating system that Microsoft removed from it, or changed in a way that user's did not like. Most notable features are […]The post Classic Shell 4.0 final released, drops Vista support appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

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