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This app you’ve never heard of lets you watch shows and movies for free that aren’t even on Netflix

People often think that when it comes to streaming TV shows and movies online, there are only three options: pay for the good stuff, steal the good …

TV shows

How to enable Messages in iCloud on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac (and why you might want to keep this feature turned off)

A cool new feature rolled out in iOS 11.4 and macOS 10.13.5 is Messages in iCloud, but it's not turned on by default. Here's how to activate it, …

iCloud

This Map Shows How Long $1 Million in Retirement Savings Will Last In Every State

The differences are startling.<p>Location, location, location. It’s the battle hymn for buying real estate and – it turns out – a huge factor for …

Stockx Marketplace

The Yeezy 500 Super Moon Yellow sold out at retail but you can still find your size on StockX. A live marketplace for premium items like collectible …

This is what the new Gmail will look like (Update: it's here)

<b>Update (April 25):</b> <i>Google is rolling out the Gmail update to its desktop web interface starting today; to try it, click on the settings button with the gear icon in the top right corner of your inbox, and then click ‘Try the new Gmail.’ To switch back, go to the same menu and select ‘Go back to</i> …

Stunning iOS 12 concept adds always-on complications to iPhone

The grand unveiling of iOS 12 is less than two months away and if it’s anything like this concept, the iPhone X might be set to go to an all new level.<p>In this superb new iOS 12 concept by the folks at iUpdateOS, the iPhone X borrows one of the Apple Watch’s best features for an always-on display. …

iOS

How to factory reset a PS4

Sometimes, you just need to start from scratch, even with a game console. Whether you’re trying to fix an error you haven’t been able to solve with …

Hunter for Target Is Almost Here

Your first look at the line’s sprawling mix of outerwear, apparel, and shoes—and what you should buy when it drops on April 14.<p>Target collaborations have taken a turn for the utilitarian over the past couple of years, and we're fully on board with the shift. Seeing Phillip Lim rework trench coats …

How To: Clear the RAM on Your iPhone X to Fix Problem Apps & Boost Performance

When your iPhone is being sluggish, one thing you can do to get performance back up to snuff is clear the device's random access memory. It's not a …

Major new iOS bug can crash iPhones and disable access to apps and iMessages

Here we go again<p>Apple had a shockingly bad week of software problems just before the end of 2017, and it looks like 2018 isn’t starting so well either. A new bug has been discovered in iOS 11 that lets people send a specific character that will crash an iPhone and block access to the Messages app …

Apps

Messages on iCloud is almost ready — and you’re going to love it

One of the key features Apple left out of iOS 11 is finally entering the beta testing phase among developers.<p>Apple added iCloud support for Messages to iOS 11.3 beta 1 today, which should be a huge help in saving space on most iPhones once it finally launches for the public.<p>Messages on iCloud were …

This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

The United States comprises several different regions, each with its own rich history and cultural identity.<p>Exactly where those regions start and end has been a long-running debate, but according to author Colin Woodard, the United States can be divided into 11 distinct sub-nations.<p>Woodard mapped …

New Jersey

Destiny 2 Xur Location Guide [Last Day]: Where's Xur And What's He Selling? (Jan. 5-9)

For the first time in 2018, Destiny 2's mysterious merchant, <b>Xur</b>, has arrived in-game. As always, he has a selection of Exotic gear for sale in return for Legendary Shards, along with two of the other items he recently began selling. Below, we've laid out exactly <b>where to find Xur</b> and what he's …

A Month-by-Month Guide for the Best Time to Buy Everything in 2018

Plan your shopping with this calendar of bargains.<p>In 2018, you may resolve to save more, spend less or budget better. Whatever your money goal, the …

Shopping

Classic Pound Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oven to 325° F. Butter a 9-by-5-inch loaf pan, line the bottom with parchment, butter again, and dust with flour, tapping …

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

Apps that give your phone a second number

If you've ever had to juggle two mobile phones, you know it's a special form of torture. Two phones to carry. Two phones to keep charged. Two phones to answer!<p>Unfortunately, that's the reality for so many folks who need a second number. It might be one phone for work, another for personal. Or maybe …

How to Send Photos from Your iPhone with the Location Data Removed

Just because you want to share a photo with someone doesn’t necessarily mean you want to share the exact location you took it with them. Fortunately, …

How To Set A Music Library Song As Your Ringtone [iOS]

Back when feature phones were mainstream, changing ringtones was easy. If you had an even marginally good Nokia phone, you could set a song as your …

How to upload photos into iCloud Photo Library from iPhone, iPad, Mac, and iCloud․com

iCloud Photo Library is a great feature built into Apple’s iOS and macOS operating systems, but it can feel a bit foreign depending on how you have been managing your photos and videos up until now. Follow along for how to set up this feature across your various Apple devices as well as upload …

How To Make The Best Roast Potatoes Ever

This changes everything.<p>Roast potatoes sounds like one of the easiest dishes to make. Cut up potatoes, give them some oil, toss them in the oven, and voilà, your potatoes are roasted. It really can be that simple, but chances are it won’t be that spectacular, either.<p>For really great roast potatoes …

Apple's High-End iPhone 8, Codenamed 'Ferrari', Will Be One of Three New iPhones Released Next Year

As hard as it may be to believe, Apple’s iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus flagships are already one-fourth of the way through the iPhone’s traditional, …

How to view song lyrics in the Music app in iOS 10

Before iOS 10, the only way you could see lyrics from your Music app on your iPhone or iPad was to manually add the lyrics with iTunes.iOS 10’s …

Sony launches PS4 Remote Play for PC and Mac

Remote Play game streaming between PlayStation 4 and PC or Mac computers has arrived, as part of the latest firmware update to the Sony …

24 Being Rebooted With a New Cast, No Jack Bauer; David Hayter Reacts

<b>Update:</b> Metal Gear Solid voice actor David Hayter, who is known for his role as Solid Snake, has reacted on Twitter to the news of Kiefer Sutherland not returning for the <i>24</i> reboot. David Hayter was replaced by Kiefer Sutherland in Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes and The Phantom Pain, so he's in a …

The Division: All the News and Videos in One Place

After years of development, Ubisoft's third-person shooter The Division arrives on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC in just about two months, in early March. Today, we learned a lot more about the game and saw a good amount of new gameplay footage as part of a huge information blowout. It's a lot to …

How to View & Watch the Firewall Log in Mac OS X

Users who have enabled the firewall in Mac OS X may find it useful to be view, read, and monitor the associated logs with the system firewall. As …

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is stealth perfection that’s light on story

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is like a silent movie compared to Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots.<p>Some criticized the latter for its long cutscenes and lack of actual, you know, game parts. Well, it seems like series’ director Hideo Kojima took that criticism to heart, because The …