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How to build a chatbot with IBM Watson

How to build a chatbot with IBM Watson

Even if you don’t consider yourself as in the know about tech as others, you’ve probably heard of IBM Watson. Named for Thomas J. Watson, IBM’s founder, it’s a supercomputer that uses artificial intelligence and advanced analytics to answer questions posed in natural language. IBM also makes it possible for anyone to see what Watson …

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Using Linux OS on Your Desktop

Using Linux OS on Your Desktop

Consumers are growing tired of their mainstream operating system (OS) options. While the two most popular options — for both laptop and desktop computers — remain Windows and Mac OS, there is an alternative: Linux. It’s a great choice for users who want to begin their shift away from traditional computing platforms to the unique …

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Organize Your Phone in 8 Creative Ways

Organize Your Phone in 8 Creative Ways

Today’s smartphones are so advanced that they’re like mini computers. People use them to send emails, play games, chat with friends and much more. However, all those capabilities mean it’s all too easy to end up with an extremely cluttered home screen. If you’re spending far too much time swiping to try and find the …

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Using Netflix on your Mobile Device: Hacks You Never Knew You Needed

Using Netflix on your Mobile Device: Hacks You Never Knew You Needed

Remember cable? If it sounds awkward now, give it a few generations. You’re imagining the conversation with grandkids about “when I was your age, we didn’t have Netflix,” like it was walking uphill in the snow to school, aren’t you? Lest you disappoint them, it’s time to take your Netflix game to the next level. …

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How to Clean Your Phone Memory

How to Clean Your Phone Memory

The dreaded insufficient space warnings make smartphones sluggish and have probably made you wonder how to clean your phone memory. Storage capacities that seemed large enough when you bought the device quickly prove differently, especially if you don’t take steps to reclaim memory. As you might expect, learning how to clean your phone memory is …

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How to Activate Siri on Your iPhone

How to Activate Siri on Your iPhone

Need to get directions to that fancy restaurant you booked? Looking for the best price on replacement shoelaces? Want to enable Bluetooth so you can link your stereo to your phone without getting up off the couch? Just ask Siri. Apple’s friendly virtual assistant has come as standard fare on all recent versions of the …

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How to Create a Monthly Calendar in Excel

How to Create a Monthly Calendar in Excel

Whether you’re looking for a way to plan your New Year’s resolutions or just a revamp to your everyday schedule, Microsoft Excel can help. Excel offers many benefits. They mostly relate to managing spreadsheets. However, another perk is that the program allows you to easily work within a grid structure, which is ideal for calendar-making. If you don’t …

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5 Ways to Keep Your Desktop Organized

5 Ways to Keep Your Desktop Organized

It’s time to get some work done. You power on your computer and you gear yourself up for another work session. Everything is going great-until you realize that you can’t find what you’re looking for. Which folder did you put that super important document in? Now, time is running out and you should have started …

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