Why Chrome 72 broke your Chromecast app

Since Chrome 72 came out, the Chromecast button stopped working on my home server. Plex and Emby users report similar having issues. This change was not officially announced, but it happens on all platforms. If your Chromecast sender application stopped working, it’s probably because Chrome only supports casting from HTTPS sources since Chrome 72 (released […]

How to change the default Google Assistant timer and clock

A few weeks ago, I bought a Samsung S9. The hardware is great, but the software is terrible. The first thing I did was uninstall the Samsung bloatware and install my favourite apps. I replaced Samsung Clock with Google Clock. Google Clock allows you to set multiple timers, among other things. You might also want […]

Finding your own phone number in Android Lollipop

If you are a traveller like me, you might often forget your phone number. Here is how to find it: Open Settings Click “About phone” completely at the bottom Click “Status” Click “SIM status”. Your phone number is under “My phone number”