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How to get the most space in your cloud storage—without paying to upgrade

Free up some spare room.<p>Cloud storage services have given us an easy, hardware-free way to back up and transfer files. Some of them even give you a little space for free. However, the key word is "little." Once you start uploading files and folders, that free storage fills up fast.<p>Before you go …

Top 10 Moneymaking Apps You Need to Download Now

These moneymaking apps won't make you rich but can earn you some respectable extra pocket money with little effort.<p>12 min read<p>Apps that can make you money? It sounds too good to be true, but moneymaking apps do actually exist. While these apps won’t make you rich, they can earn you some respectable …

Ukraine, the place Golda Meir fled from, now embraces her as a hero

Born 120 years ago, the fourth prime minister of the state of Israel is now celebrated in a land she once fled from in fear of pogroms and …

4 Privacy Apps and Tools to Help You ‘Ghost’ Like Jason Bourne

To drop off-grid; to disappear into the shadows; to vanish into the blissful disconnect of some exotic country like Jason Bourne. Under the crush of …

How to Hide Files on Any Phone or Computer

If you’ve got something you want to hide away, then you’ve got plenty of options on Android, iOS, Windows, and macOS—options that we’ll run through …

The Best Apps to Keep Windows 10 Organized

Nobody likes an operating system that’s full of unnecessary stray files, 20 annoying apps that start up when you fire up your computer, and other …

Introducing ’50 Essential iOS Apps,’ a series on the best iOS apps around

With a mind-boggling 2.2 million apps in Apple’s iOS App Store, how do you find what’s good? That discovery problem is why we’re starting the 50 Essential iOS Apps series, a curated list of the best iOS apps on the planet, with new apps added every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.<p>Throughout this …

Apps

RANKED: The 10 cheapest destinations for an all-inclusive holiday

There's nothing like having an entire week with nothing to worry about but which restaurant to eat at or pool to dip your toes in — especially when it's already paid for.<p>While a weekend break is always appealing, a week at an all-inclusive resort is more affordable than ever, with package down 13% …

European Travel

Costco will now let you book luxury hotels for discounts of up to 30% — here's how it works

Costco Travel has long been a go-to for bargain hunters looking for a getaway, offering its members discounted rates on car rental, cruises, and vacation packages.<p>Now, in addition to vacation packages, Costco is offering deals on stays at luxury hotels like Fairmont and Waldorf Astoria. The Wall …

How you're tracked online — and what you can do about it

Though Facebook gets the attention because of a recent privacy gaffe, the social network is far from alone in collecting massive amounts of data on …

Information Systems

Are you ready? This is all the data Facebook and Google have on you | Dylan Curran

The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and had a look<p>Want to freak yourself out? I’m going to show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store about you without you even realising it.<p>Related: Why have we …

Privacy

Private life? Here is how much Google knows about you

1 / 1<p>Privacy is a myth in today's world. After the Facebook fiasco, here's how much Google knows about you.<p>Have you ever looked at your phone and …

Facebook knows literally everything about you

Cambridge Analytica may have used Facebook’s data to influence your political opinions. But why does least-liked tech company Facebook have all this data about its users in the first place?<p>Let’s put aside Instagram, WhatsApp and other Facebook products for a minute. Facebook has built the world’s …

Social Media

15 Essential Apps for Savvy Travel in 2018

<b>Before the Trip</b><p>Airbnb: If hotels aren't your thing, try booking with The company gives travelers an immersive experience by embedding them in local …

Apps

Google Assistant arrives on iPad

Google Assistant is launching today on iPad, allowing customers to control their smart home, make calls, send texts, set reminders and more, from their Apple tablet. The smart assistant was first launched on iOS at Google I/O 2017, following its earlier introduction on Android devices, led by …

Google Assistant

Facebook Doesn't Make It Easy to Delete Your Account. Here's How to Do It

Before you do, you should probably download your data.<p>Facebook's come in for a lot of criticism lately, and one of the biggest is that it collects a massive amount of personal information on each of its users and uses that information for its ad targeting. Then there's the fact that the social …

Social Media

The Money Apps Our Personal Finance Writer Swears By

As a personal finance writer, I’m constantly testing out new money apps and programs, on the hunt for the most helpful and easy-to-use tools. And …

Personal Finance

We Rank The Best Five Apps For Landing A Cheap Flight

If you follow our travel section at all, you know we at Uproxx love cheap flights. But we also know that sometimes you can’t plan ahead, or that you’re not always near a computer to book a flight. And the best deals require you to act fast. So we’ve ranked five apps that will let you snag a cheap …

American Airlines

How to avoid the flu when your partner or roommate gets sick: 9 simple tips

When the flu hits home and your partner or roommate becomes a flu-shedding germ-bag, many people resign themselves to getting sick.<p>Although flu viruses are extremely contagious and tough to contain, there are a few simple ways you can reduce your risk of getting hit — even while caring for an ill …

How To: Make Anonymous Calls from Your iPhone

When you don't want somebody you're calling to know the real phone number associated with your iPhone, whether it's for privacy reasons, to avoid …

How To: 3 Tips to Help You Drive Safer with Waze

Because it sources a majority of its vital data from actual drivers on the road, Waze is easily one of the best navigation apps to use if you …

This handy app turns your LinkedIn profile into a gorgeous CV

While most websites let you apply for jobs straight with your LinkedIn profile, it doesn’t hurt to keep a polished CV around in case you need to submit one for the vacancies you’re eyeing. But building up a sleek resume could be a hassle, especially if you struggle with designing stuff.<p>Available …

Apps

How to Use iCloud Keychain on Your iOS Devices

iCloud Keychain is a feature of your Apple account that you can use to keep your website login credentials, personal details, credit card details, and wireless network information up to date and available across all your Apple devices.<p>With so many usernames and passwords to remember these days, …

How to check battery health and disable battery performance throttling in iOS 11.3 beta

As promised, Apple has included a new screen in the iOS 11.3 beta 2 settings called Battery Health (Beta) available on all iPhones since iPhone 6. This view includes information about the maximum capacity of the battery in the device, and describes whether the battery has degraded to the point …

The handy hidden iPhone features including one that could save your life - Cornwall Live

If you've kept your iPhone updated there are a number of handy hacks that can make using it a lot easier - and one that could save your …

The security gadgets and apps you need to keep your information safe

Protect your information.<p>With new data breaches constantly making headlines, you know about the need to secure your online accounts. But hackers aren't the only threat to your personal information. Burglars could steal sensitive papers from your home, snoopers could raid your trash, and companies …

How To Scan A Document Using Notes on iOS

- Jan 29, 2018<p>Apple Notes received an overhaul in iOS 11 adding great features for users like enhanced text formatting, pinned notes and tables.<p>One …

9 reasons you should buy an iPhone 8 instead of an iPhone X

Those three phones start at $700, $800, and $1,000, respectively.<p>The most expensive iPhone model, the iPhone X, in many ways represents the future of the iPhone. But it's not for everyone.<p><b>Here are 9 reasons it's worth considering an iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus instead of the iPhone X:</b>

Here's a simple guide to what a hedge fund actually does

For many entry-level investors, hedge funds are shrouded in mystery and exclusivity.<p>It's common, for example, for media coverage to focus on the ultra-wealthy founders and CEOs of hedge funds, such as Ray Dalio or Bill Ackman, as well as their secretive investing strategies or exclusive clientele. …

Some of the best options for tracking your portfolio

The Google Finance online portfolio tracker never offered much eye candy for users, but it was easy to use and popular with investors. Nevertheless, it appears to be on the way out. "Google Finance is under renovation," a notice on the website says. As a part of this process, the Portfolios feature …