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Disable merged conversations in latest Hangouts update

Just in case you don’t like having mixed SMS with Hangouts’ conversations, you can disable merged conversations after the latest update to Hangouts for Android.

By Apr. 23, 2014

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Apple aims to disable texting while driving

Several mobile apps on the market already try to prevent you from texting while driving, but a freshly-published Apple patent filing suggests a more automated solution.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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Disable Chrome's Windows 8 mode

Don't like Chrome opening as a Metro-style Windows 8 app? Fret not, it's easy to make the browser instead open as just another window on your desktop.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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How to disable or limit in-app purchases in iOS

You can turn off in-app purchases entirely or put the kibosh on the 15-minute grace period by requiring a password for every purchase.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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How to delete and disable your Google location history

Google can track your location and show you on Google Maps and Google Earth where you have been recently, which you may find useful, interesting, or invasive. Here's how to see if you have location history turned on and how to disable it.

By Dec. 16, 2013

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How to disable image previews in Twitter for Mac

Twitter's Mac client now supports image previews, just like the Android, iOS, and Web versions. And just like the mobile clients, you can turn it off.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Disable autoplay for Facebook mobile videos over cellular

Not a fan of Facebook's autoplay feature for videos on your iPhone or Android device? You can disable it, but only on cellular networks.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Disable autoplaying for videos in Instagram

Get annoyed when you launch Instagram only to be met with a plethora of annoying sounds from autoplaying videos? You're not alone; here's how to disable it.

By Jun. 25, 2013

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How to enable or disable Kindle-app screen rotation

You won't find this option anywhere in the settings. Fortunately, it's hiding in plain sight.

By Dec. 2, 2013

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How to disable App Nap in OS X Mavericks

The new App Nap feature in OS X Mavericks can be managed on a per-application basis.

By Nov. 12, 2013