e-Why, What & How

Your guide to Web & mobile tools, products, apps & services, & how to use ’em.

How to fix a corrupted Windows 10 installation

One of the most severe problems afflicting Windows 10 users: system corruption. Corruption manifests in a variety of ways, ranging from random blue or black screens of death to driver errors. If you’ve tried everything else, you might want to experiment with three tools that come pre-installed with Windows.

10 awesome Google Hangouts tricks you should definitely check out

Google Hangouts is doing well, in spite of its slow start & continued jostle with the likes of Skype, WhatsApp, & Facebook’s Messenger. It even has a nice Web app now. What’s more interesting is that it has several useful hidden features that promise to make chatting & video calling smoother & more fun for you. We’ll show you what you can do with them.

How to re-engage your email subscribers

For a while, many marketers feared that email marketing was dying a slow death — the way of direct post mail, which has declined since the invention of email. Social media has changed the way we use email, too. But email marketing is still incredibly useful & helps you reach email subscribers who want to purchase products or services from your organization.

Why WhatsApp’s end-to-end encryption is a big deal

WhatsApp, one of the most popular alternatives to text-messaging in the world, recently announced that they would be enabling end-to-end encryption in their service (this follows their previous announcement that they’d be partnering with Open Whisper Systems to improve the security of the app). The timing of this announcement is especially notable, as the battle between Apple and the FBI over passwords and encryption is still ongoing. But what does this mean for you? Here’s what you need to know about WhatsApp encryption.