As we can now run Linux on Chromebook, we can use the Linux app called wine to run Windows app on the Chromebook. Windows have a great collection of apps than Linux and we can install apps like Photoshop, Brave Browser, etc which are not even available for Linux. As these Windows apps are working on Linux and Linux is working on Chrome OS in a virtual box kind of setup, these apps have few lags and work great only on powerful Chromebooks like Pixelbooks. To install, open the terminal and run the command
sudo apt-get install wine
Wine will only work on the intel based Chromebooks but not on ARM-based Chromebooks. Wine is also available as an Android app, which can be installed on any Chromebook and work perfectly, but it can only install Windows RT apps.
You have a slow charging android smartphone and are fed up with its slow charging, then here is the Trick. We all know that we can speed up the charging speed by simply switching off the phone. But if you do now want to switch OFF the Phone and still want to Double the Charging Speed then Simple Pull down the Notification Bar and Put the Phone in Airplane Mode. This one simple Trick will help to almost double up the Charging Speed even if you don’t have a fast charger of even if your phone does not support fast charging.
If you want to make more money with DoorDash, a common theme to follow is to work for tips. DoorDash pays using a formula that includes:
We have become habituated to pick up our smartphones every now and then. But, while driving it could be dangerous to type or even use the phone. Android Auto will help you with Auto Reply feature. To set up this feature you can set up Auto Reply. Just go to the settings menu of Android Auto and turn this feature ON. You can also set a custom message or response. Besides, you can also opt to read the text messages aloud to you. Must Read: 20 Google Maps Tips and Tricks and Hidden Features
We can navigate between the chrome tabs with the shortcut Control + Tab, which is already popular. But there is another lesser-known way to navigate even faster. You can just swipe with three fingers on the trackpad from left to right and right to left and change the tabs. It may take time to use it when needed, but after using it for a few days, it will make the navigation much easier and faster. But make sure you are not using two fingers, that may take you to the previous page or the next page which is not you wanted.
For starters, it could be a bit lengthy process to connect your smartphone with Android Auto. But, there is another way which will connect your smartphone with Android Auto. The “Auto Launch” feature lets you automate this process. This feature will open Android Auto in your car, whenever you connect your smartphone to the car’s Bluetooth. To use this feature you have to go to Settings and tap on the “Auto Launch” under the Phone Screen Settings. There, you just have to enable the option of “Auto Launch”. Besides, there is another option of “Pocket Detection”. This feature lets you connect your device to the car only when it is out of your pocket. Moreover, you can select the option to turn ON the Bluetooth whenever the Android Auto app is launched. You’ll find this Android Auto tip interesting.
This Android Phone Hacks and Tricks is very useful for people with poor eyesight. You can just Triple Tap anywhere on the screen of your Android Smartphone or in any application to zoom out and zoom in. Here is how to do it:
Another simple DoorDash tip is to just grab extras for the customer before leaving the restaurant. Examples of this include:
Now there is No need to stick to the default and fixed Camera Shutter Button while clicking Photos and selfie. You can now have a floating camera shutter button on your Android Smartphone. Here is how to do it:
What better way if you could use your smartphones apps in your car. Android Auto allows you to do the same with ease. You can install third-party apps from the Google Play Store. You have to open the Android Auto app and then tap the hamburger sign on top to bring the list of menu. Then select “Apps for Android Auto” which will show you the apps that you can install and use with Android Auto. You get messaging apps like WhatsApp, Telegram, Facebook Messenger, Skype, and others. Moreover, the list also includes various music apps like Google Play Music, Gaana, Saavn Music, etc. Editor’s Pick: 7 Best Android Auto Alternatives to Use in Your Car