Skype (and other things) departs smart TVs

Skype (and other things) departs smart TVs

My main TV in the office is a 2014 model LG Smart TV running webOS. There was always a little oddity about it that had me puzzled: a “notifications” section which never seemed to have anything in it. Last evening I switched on the TV after quite a break, and it informed that there was a new notification. So I had a look, and found some rather interesting information.

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Comics Alliance Gift Guide: What To Buy For A Pro Wrestling Fan

The holiday season is fast approaching, and that means it’s time to hit the shops! If you’re looking for inspiration for gifts for all the important people in your life, ComicsAlliance has put together a series of guides centered on different themes and personalities!

Here at Comics Alliance, as you may have noticed in the past, a lot of us love professional wrestling — almost as much as we love comics. Pro wrestling is having a real moment right now as it slowly and painfully becomes more inclusive of women and other folks who were previously disrespected, and begins in some circles to be regarded as the athletic performing art that it is, instead of just a carny distraction.

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Les Boîtes d’Allumettes Pop Culture de Chet Phillips

Sublime série de visuels inspirés par les illustrations de boîtes d’allumettes d’antan par Chet Phillips. Cet artiste texan passionné par les monstres du cinéma fantastique, notamment les monstres Japonais du cinéma des années 60-70, nous livre ici de superbes réinterprétations des boîtes d’allumette du XIXe siècle. J’adore ! Disponibles sur son store !

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How To Batch Rename Files & Folders In Windows Without Using Third Party Apps

File renaming apps range from the simple to the complicated. They allow you to rename multiple files in one go based on a single or criteria or on a more complex one. You can select files based on the date they were created and their type. You can also set a renaming syntax for how the files should be renamed. If your file renaming needs are much more simple, i.e., you just want to rename all files in one folder to something more meaningful, you don’t need a app. Windows has you covered with a fairly intelligent renaming logic built into the rename function. Here’s how it works.

Open the folder that you want to rename files in. Select all the files you want to rename. Use the ‘Shift’ and ‘Control’ keys to make selection easier.

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Apple iPhone 6s battery replacement announced

Apple iPhone 6s battery replacement announced

It looks like Apple is trying to sort out several iPhone issues at once.  Days after announcing a (paid) fix to touch screen issues with some iPhone 6 Plus phones, it is providing replacement batteries for some iPhone 6s phones.

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‘The Flash’ Post-Show Analysis, Season 3, Episode 7: ‘Killer Frost’

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Welcome back to Up To Speed, in which Flash TV show recappers Dylan Todd and Ziah Grace break down the latest episode of The Flash and talk about what works, what doesn’t, and where the series might be headed.

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How To Send Disappearing Photos And Videos In Instagram

There’s no pretending Instagram isn’t taking feature hints from Snapchat. The ripoff is blatant and likely to continue until one app buys the other out. The latest feature that Instagram has copied from Snapchat is disappearing photos and videos. You can send an auto-expiring photo or a video to an Instagram account that you follow and that follows you back. The account will be able to view it once and never again. You can add text and draw over an image before sending it.

Sending Disappearing Photos & Videos

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