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PHP String Length
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PHP String Length

The handling of strings is one of the pillars of PHP programming, and although there are countless functions to work with that can be consulted in the official programming, here we will only see the most used ones. Strings can be defined in different ways, although the most common is to enclose them in quotes (single or double). In principle, both forms are accepted, although a small classification is established: We will use single quotes for strings. We will use double quotes if we are going to use escape characters or control interpolate variables, etc. For example: echo "\ x2a"; // display an asterisk using hex notation $who = "María"; echo "Hello $who \ n"; // show Hello María and change lines echo 'Hello $who \ n'; // show Hello María \ n echo 'My name is...
How Much Power Does a Ps4 Use
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How Much Power Does a Ps4 Use

Has your electricity bill shocked you since you bought the PS4? Gaming consoles have been in the market, but since the COVID-19 lockdown, they have become a popular household source of entertainment. They allow people not only to play games online but also watch movies and even stream. However, most people don’t realize that these game consoles, especially PS4, drain electricity even when they are in their standard mode, supposedly saving energy. So let’s see how safe you are or not with your PS4.   How Much Power Does a PS4 Use? If you are playing PS4 on a standard LED TV, you will use about 200 Watts that is 140 Watt for the PS4 and 60 Watt for the TV per hour. During the two hours operation period, you will consume 400 Watt, which will cost you 5 cents per hour. In st...
How to Play PS4 Without HDMI?
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How to Play PS4 Without HDMI?

PlayStation 4, also known as PS4, is a popular gaming console by Sony. Although launched in 2013, this has not lost its place and competition in the market ever since. One of the biggest competitors of this console is the popular Xbox One created by Microsoft. Despite this, it has remained the most popular gaming console among gamers. Although many claim its previous version, PS 3 was better, no one can deny the value of having a PS4 given its specifications. The sale of over 100 million units in a few years is a testimony of its powerful technology and fan base. Its popularity led to the launch of another console under its name. Sony named it as PlayStation 4 Slim which was a slightly smaller variant of the same gaming console. Also, they soon launched an advanced version of PS4 as well, ...
How to Check if Apache is Running?
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How to Check if Apache is Running?

Apache, one of the most popular web server software in the world, is software available on open source. This means it is free of cost. Being such a high-quality server at a free rate has added many to its list of users in some years. Although not a lot of computer users might know about it, chances are most probably their server is using Apache. In a recent report, the experts claimed that nearly 70% of servers in the world make use of Apache. The organization that developed Apache is Apache Software Foundation. One of the many reasons behind its popularity is its ease of use and customization. Apache is among the rare software that can be heavily customized. For those who do not understand a web server, it is more or less like a host. When you build a website or even surf one, there...
Top 10 Technology Trends for 2020–2024
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Top 10 Technology Trends for 2020–2024

January is the month when trend reports circulate, the documents with which observers, consultancy companies and agencies try to predict which trends will guide the behaviour of the people and their choices during this year and the following years. It is quite interesting to read all these reports but is also very demanding in terms of time. Here are top trends tech experts believe will become a reality in the next four years, until 2024.  Audio Influencers On The Rise Podcasting is growing pretty fast all around the globe. The global podcast market will statistically comprise 4.5% of all audio ad spend by 2022, when it is expected to reach $1.6 billion, as per research conducted by researcher WARC. This figure is nearly double the year’s estimated ad expenditure of 885 million dolla...
Latest Technology Hacks
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Latest Technology Hacks

If you want to know a very tough password that is really hard to crack, you should make use of characters that are not in the English language. If you want to proof read a very long essay, paste your article into Google translate and listen to it. This will make it very easy for you to pick up on mistakes. If you are making use of Apple devices, you can ask Siri to read it out for you by pasting it into notes or Pages. If you want to charge your phone really fast, because you're heading somewhere, put your phone on Airplane Mode and put it for charge.
Technology Tips and Tricks
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Technology Tips and Tricks

You can make use of your voice in Google documents. You can enable voice typing and if you have any long essays to write, you can make use of voice typing to do it faster. You can even dictate commands. You can actually download movies on Disney+. The download icon is located at the bottom of the menu. It is very easy to crop a screenshot. On macOS, you should press command + shift + 5. This will give you the options. Did you know that you can search WhatsApp chats and even WhatsApp messages. There is an individual search option in every single chat.
Tech Tips and Tricks For Gadgets
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Tech Tips and Tricks For Gadgets

If you are an Apple iPhone user, you can actually check which applications are tracking your personal data and your location. You can do that with the help of location services. You can turn it on and off in that section. There are a lot of amazing shortcuts for a lot of things on your MacBook. Just search for shortcuts and it will tell you. There are hundreds of keyboard shortcuts that you can learn. If you own AirPods, you can actually use it as a listening device. Place your iPhone in the room where you want to listen and wear the AirPods and walk away. You will listen to everything that is happening in the room.
Popular Tech Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts for Programs and Tools
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Popular Tech Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts for Programs and Tools

Every single person on earth who knows how to use a gadget absolutely loves a very cool trick that you can do with it. No matter how well we know an application or program, there is almost want to shortcuts that we have never learnt. I am sure you want to plug your USB in the right way, the first time. Grab a USB cable in your house, look for the symbol. It's there for a reason. If you want to re-open a closed browser tab, press on control + shift + T on PC and command + shift + T on your MacBook.