Five Useful Tips Provided by Google
Yes, Title is Correct! Google has some interesting tips for their users.We would like to provide five of them which really useful and amazing.Google always love its users because they have a plenty of handful tips that can make the user into a power user.These tips are not suddenly fallen from the sky, they are developed and implemented to make their service more secure and user-friendly.
You can set a timer and stopwatch by using google search engine.If you type the keyword “set timer”, then the timer is set to 5 minutes by default and you can also start a stopwatch.Set the timer to a particular time by giving keyword “set timer to 2m 5s” that start at given time.
Watch whether your google account is used by you or any other from different device and location.To do so we need to give the URL “https://security.google.com/settings/security/activity” and login to our Gmail account, which provides us details regarding which device and from which location our account is accessing.This tip is useful in checking our account regularly which keeps away from a security threat.
Locate your phone instantly by giving a keyword “Find My Phone” in the google search box.This will find your phone and you may give a ring to your mobile.It can help you to do prerequisite tasks like locking the phone, sign out from account etc., which may help in not exposing sensitive information when we lost our phone.
You can export all your data from the google servers which are linked to your account.This ca be done by using the URL “https://www.google.com/takeout“.A Download link is sent to your account which includes all emails, photos, files, videos etc., and then you can proceed to download.
Find whether the website you are accessing is malicious or the website in which the file you are downloading contains malware by using google transparency report.This can be done by giving the following URL “https://www.google.com/transparencyreport/safebrowsing/diagnostic/index.html#url=mozitech.com”
which displays the status of that website.
These are the five tips which make google really awesome place to browse without thinking about security threats to our services.And makes easier to the user not to shift to multiple applications while browsing.