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History of the Olympic Games
The Olympics are divided into two seasons, summer and winter, and are held in alternating two-year intervals. Athletes from all over the world come together to compete in the Olympic Games. In the early days of the games, truces were made during war in order to celebrate the best of the best in various athletic events.
You’re going green the wrong way
You may feel like global climate change is a looming threat getting larger every day, no matter how many reusable shopping bags you have. Throwing cups of water at a wildfire might not seem like it helps very much, but the responsibility of going green isn’t only on individuals.
The key to mastering the triple axel
If you are watching the winter Olympics or have seen figure skaters perform, you might have heard the term triple axel. This is a jump in which a skater has to turn three and a half times while in the air, and obviously land without falling. Why is it such a big deal? These professionals make it look so easy but it's a very complicated and skillful move.
Solve this riddle to earn your inheritance
Here’s a riddle to solve: You and your relatives have been called to your uncle’s mansion for the reading of his will. He was quite wealthy and wanted you to have his money. But being the mysterious uncle he is, he put the key to the inheritance in a riddle. Will you be able to solve the locker riddle and claim your inheritance?
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Questions you’re too embarrassed to ask abou
It's all over the news because of its crazy trading price. But many people don't have a clue what a Bitcoin is. If you don't know much about them, don't be embarrassed, it's confusing and pretty new to the mainstream. Watch this video for better understanding of this popular cryptocurrency.
Do you really need to close your apps anymore?
Whether you're using an Apple iPhone or Google's Android operating system, you probably spend time closing apps. You may think that you're improving the performance of your smartphone or tablet by doing that. You may think that you're improving its battery life. However, most of the time, you shouldn't close apps. Watch this video to find out why you should leave your apps alone.
What’s so great about my new Apple Watch?
Apple recently released its latest watch, the Apple Watch Series 3. I spoke to a caller who is having a little bit of buyer’s remorse. But there are some cool features she isn’t aware of. I’ve had my new watch for a few months and I am sharing the tips and tricks I’ve discovered.
Top 5 Money Tips of 2017
One of our passions here at Komando.com is helping our readers reach their financial goals. That's why each week we bring you a tip on how to make and save money. We've given some pretty solid money saving ideas throughout this year. Let's look at the top 5 money tips of 2017.
This year’s most hackable holiday gifts
If you are fancying a techie internet-connected electronic gift under the Christmas tree, you are not alone. "Smart" gadgets have been steadily taking over everyone's holiday wish lists over the last few years. But you better watch out! That connected gadget you covet may not be as secure as you think. Watch this video for the most hackable holiday gifts of 2017.
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Useful online sites for almost anything
With literally millions of websites out there, it can be challenging and often quite time consuming to find a site or app that will help you. Well, search no more! I've compiled a list of useful sites you may not know about that offer free assistance for many tasks.
Get the best phone battery life with some quick ad
Your cellphone is only as good as its battery. Once its power source runs out, so does your ability to call, check email and pinpoint your location on a virtual map. You may be surprised to find out that some of the things you do with your phone are actually causing the problem.
20 handy things you didn’t know Google Photo
Like most Google services, Photos is overflowing with helpful features, which can manipulate, organize, and share your thousands of images. Most impressive of all, you can search through your photos in clever new ways, which shouldn't be surprising, given Google's search engine roots.
Kim’s free security pick that needs to be on
Cybercrime, data breaches and internet attacks are on the rise. In fact, it is estimated that the global economy will lose around $2 trillion by 2019 due to cybercrime. They often build real-looking websites that copy a legitimate brand or service's official site to fool you into giving out your personal data. Watch this to learn a new way to protect yourself!
Komando Flash Tips
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If you surf the web, you're going to see ads. That's a given, and there's not much you can do about it. What you can change is whether or not you see targeted ads. These are the ads that follow you from site to site and seem to know what you've been looking at online.
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