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How can I disable/reconfigure IMDB's automatic geo-location so it does not default to German?

If you do not want to create an IMDb account and set your preferences there you need to: Add X-FORWARDED-FOR with U.S. IP address to your HTTP headers. You can lookup example U.S. IP address from any ...
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How to add GPS coordinates instead of address in new Google Contacts

Use the plus code of the location as the address, while still filling in the city and the country.
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Create a Google maps link to a specific location

Do the following with the latest Google Map (as of 2015-10-15): Select the location by clicking it: Click the link with latitude and longitude, you will get the map with the location marked: You ...
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Geographically restrict access to Gmail

No, you can't do that. There is nothing in Gmail's settings to restrict from where your account can be accessed. Really, you shouldn't have to. Google already does some checking to see if your account ...
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How can I access google.com outside the US?

As of 2016, the only solution that works for me is: Go to "Options" In the "Default Search" click "Manage" Click "Add" Enter the following details: Name = Google USA Keyword = google.com URL = ...
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Convert link into coordinates

If column A contains the links (starting at A2), you will get the two values (lat & lng) into two separate columns using this formula: =Index(if(A2:A<>"",Split(regexextract(A2:A,&...
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How can I disable/reconfigure IMDB's automatic geo-location so it does not default to German?

IMDB currently uses Accept-Language header to detect the browser language. In case you need to do it anyway, the workaround will be similar to the X-FORWARDED-FOR header modification, which can be ...
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Adding location data to Google Photos

Google Photos is able to handle only the level 1 locations, therefore you are left with an option to give up on exact coordinates and set up only approximate location. level 1: Île Amsterdam (which ...
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How to access geolocation data of a tweet?

The tweet contains geolocation data only if the app that created the tweet included it. Many camera apps do this but most others don't. Users may also have disabled GPS. My app TweetsToRSS displays ...
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Can an IP address be incorrect?

Can an IP address be incorrect? For all practical purposes, No. Is this something I should worry about? Again, No. It is effectively the location of a node that handles your traffic, and though ...
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Can my location be found from a Facebook picture?

you could try doing a reverse image search, whereby you upload the image to google's image search page, and google will search for similar images to the one you uploaded, if it finds any matches, you ...
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Changing the country in Google Play Store

According to the Google payments help page Change your home, business, or billing address and country: Each payments profile can be associated only with one country due to tax regulations on the ...
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How can I do "Show my location" on Daum maps?

I'm not sure whether still relevant five years later! (Tagged untagged it has probably been "under the horizon" for many.) From whereismimiyu (15 May, 2015): On the left upper side there is a ...
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How can I disable/reconfigure IMDB's automatic geo-location so it does not default to German?

If any one wants to use jsoup (HTML parser) in Java, it's like this: Document doc = Jsoup.connect("http://www.imdb.com/chart/top").header("Accept-Language", "en").get(); Elements elems = doc.select("...
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Create a Google maps link to a specific location

Check out the Google Maps URL Guide It shows how to perform specific actions like Search, Directions, Display a map etc
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