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Excel 2016 cheat sheet

Microsoft Windows may get all the press coverage, but when you want to get real work done, you turn your attention to the applications that run on it. And if you use spreadsheets, that generally means Excel.

The current version is Excel 2016, released in late 2015 when the entire Office suite was upgraded. But although you may have upgraded to the latest version, you might be missing out on some worthwhile features introduced in Excel 2016 — that’s what we’ll look at in this story.

Your copy of Excel 2016 may have been purchased as standalone software or as part of an Office 365 subscription. But that doesn’t matter; all the tips here apply t…
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He Predicted The 2016 Fake News Crisis. Now He’s Worried About An Information Apocalypse.

In mid-2016, Aviv Ovadya realized there was something fundamentally wrong with the internet — so wrong that he abandoned his work and sounded an alarm. A few weeks before the 2016 election, he presented his concerns to technologists in San Francisco’s Bay Area and warned of an impending crisis of misinformation in a presentation he titled “Infocalypse.”

The web and the information ecosystem that had developed around it was wildly unhealthy, Ovadya argued. The incentives that governed its biggest platforms were calibrated to reward information that was often misleading and polarizing, or both. Platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Google pr…
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Webpass, the wireless home broadband company Google Fiber acquired in 2016, is exiting the Boston market, one of eight cities it served (Chris Welch/The Verge)

Chris Welch / The Verge:
Webpass, the wireless home broadband company Google Fiber acquired in 2016, is exiting the Boston market, one of eight cities it served  —  Google Fiber isn’t just stalling; now it’s shrinking  —  Webpass, the wireless home broadband company that Google Fiber acquired in 2016, is exiting the Boston market.


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More Than 50,000 Russia-Linked Bots Tweeted About The Election During The 2016 Campaign

Dado Ruvic / Reuters

More than 50,000 Russia-linked bot accounts tweeted about the 2016 US election during the campaign season, Twitter said Friday.

The company disclosed this information in a post published late in the afternoon ahead of a looming government shutdown.

Twitter said it shared the information with Congress, telling the legislative body that it found an additional 13,512 Russia-linked bots since it…
BuzzFeed – Tech

Steam says it’s ending support for bitcoin payments due to “high fees and volatility”, after announcing support via Bitpay in April 2016 (Michael McWhertor/Polygon)

Michael McWhertor / Polygon:
Steam says it’s ending support for bitcoin payments due to “high fees and volatility”, after announcing support via Bitpay in April 2016  —  “It has become untenable to support Bitcoin as a payment option”  —  Valve is ending support for Steam purchases made with bitcoin …


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Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (2016) review:

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (2016) review:

The Good The Dell Inspiron 15 7000 will play any PC game you want, without having to spend a ton of money to get that performance. The Bad It’s a thick, heavy, ugly black slab with mediocre battery life. And a fingerprint magnet, too. You’ll want to pay …
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Dell Inspiron 7000 15.6″ UHD 4k Touchscreen Laptop, Intel Quad Core i7-6700HQ, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD+8GB SSD, NVIDIA 960M 4GB Graphics, Backlit Keyboard, Bluetooth, HDMI, 802.11AC, Win 10
Processor Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor (4 cores, 8 threads), 2.6GHz (6M Cache, up to 3.5GHz) Memory 8GB DDR3L memory, 1600 MHz H…

Dell Inspiron i7559 15.6″ UHD (3840×2160) 4K TouchScreen Gaming Laptop: Intel Quad-Core i7-6700HQ | 16GB RAM | NVIDIA GTX 960M 4GB | 1TB HDD | Windows 10 Microsoft Signature Edition
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Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop 15.6” 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) IPS Display 7th Gen Intel Kaby Lake i7-7700HQ 16GB Ram 512GB NVMe SSD GeForce GTX 1050 Win 10 Pro + Best Notebook Stylus Pen Light
• Processor 7th Generation Intel® CoreTM i7-7700HQ Quad Core (6MB Cache, up to 3.8 GHz) • Operating System Windows 10 Home 64…

2016 New Dell Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 Ultra HD 4K Touchscreen Convertible Laptop (Tablet), Intel Core i7-6500U Processor, 8GB DDR3, 256GB SSD, HDMI, Backlit Keyboard, Bluetooth, Windows 10
15.6″ Ultra HD TrueLife touch screen for hands-on control Natural finger-touch navigation makes the most of Windows 10. The 4K (3…

Samsung Galaxy A7, A5, A3 (2016) Confirmed With Fingerprint Scanner, Bumped Up Camera, MicroSD Slot, Dual-SIM Support

Samsung Galaxy A7, A5, A3 (2016) Confirmed With Fingerprint Scanner, Bumped Up Camera, MicroSD Slot, Dual-SIM Support

The successors come bundled with support for OIS, fingerprint scanner and Samsung Pay. Here is a list of key configuration details, release date and design features pertaining to the Galaxy A7, A5 and A3 (2016). Speaking of release date, the Samsung Galaxy …
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Samsung Evo Plus 64GB MicroSD XC Class 10 UHS-1 Mobile Memory Card for Samsung Galaxy J3 J1 Nxt Ace A9 A7 A5 A3 Tab A 7.0 E 8.0 View On7 On5 Z3 with MemoryMarket MicroSD & SD Memory Card Reader
Samsung Evo Plus 64GB MicroSD XC Class 10 UHS-1 Mobile Memory Card for Samsung Galaxy J3 J1 Nxt Ace A9 A7 A5 A3 Tab A 7.0 E 8.0 Vi…

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) SM-A520F/DS 32GB Black, Dual Sim, 5.2″, GSM Unlocked International Model, No Warranty
Simply elegant Elegance in its purest form. Crafted with minimalism in mind for maximum enjoyment, its highly resistant rear 3D Gl…

Hovisi Luxury Mirror PC+PU Flip Leather Case Cover for Samsung galaxy A7 2016 (rose gold)
Ultra-slim, lightweight and durable Material: PU + PC Unique design and the case can be used as a mirror Stylish and elegant style…

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 Case with Screen Protector,Jeccy Full-body Shock Proof Hybrid Heavy Duty Armor Defender Protective Case with Kickstand, Silicone Plastic Case for Samsung Tab A7 (SM-T280/T285)
Features: 1.Full degree of protection: Covers all four corners and includes raised edges and keeps the screen from scratching or t…

Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 gets Android 7.0 Nougat as Original Galaxy J7 Clears Wi-Fi Alliance with Nougat on board

Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 gets Android 7.0 Nougat as Original Galaxy J7 Clears Wi-Fi Alliance with Nougat on board

In mid-May, Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 and Galaxy A7 2016 started receiving the much-awaited Android 7.0 Nougat updates. This came after the phones had been spotted in several bodies, including the Wi-Fi Alliance and GFXBench, based on Android 7.0 Nougat.
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Motorola Moto G (3rd Generation) – Black – 16 GB – Global GSM Unlocked Phone
It has advanced water resistance.13 MP camera which includes a color-balancing dual LED Flash.5″ HD display; Brilliant display qua…

Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J500H/DS GSM Factory Unlocked Smartphone, International Version (Black)
The Samsung Galaxy J5 is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core and it comes with 1.5GB of RAM. The phone packs 8GB of internal storage that …

Samsung Galaxy Alpha G850a 32GB Carrier Unlocked GSM Quad-Core Smartphone w/ 12MP Camera – Charcoal Black
Connect to the world in style with this AT&T Samsung Galaxy Alpha G850a Unlocked Smartphone. It features an HTML5 browser, Bluetoo…

Offical OEM Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging Wall Charger + TYPE C Adapter (US Retail Combo Retail Packing)
Adaptive Fast Charging to charge your Samsung AFC compatible device’s battery from 0 to 50% in about 30 minutes Charge other Micro…