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Norton Core Review: The Router of the Future is Here

Shares 95<p>Is your internet service provider charging you a monthly fee for using their WiFi router? Not only is this costing you extra, but it may not …

How to Lower your Monthly Spectrum Cable Bill

Want to lower your monthly Spectrum cable bill? If you still have a cable bill there’s no doubt you’d like to reduce it. Our bill likes to creep up …

Learn How to Organize Bookmarks in Chrome

In this article we’ll show you how to organize bookmarks in Chrome to make finding your favorite websites faster and easier. Don’t waste time …

How to Move the Cursor on an iPhone without Deleting Text

Did you ever wish the iPhone keyboard had arrow keys so you could move the cursor on an iPhone without deleting text with the backspace? Well, there …

Solution: How Can I Change My Apple ID Email Address?

I’ve been wanting to change my Apple ID email address for a while now but didn’t know how to do it. I finally stopped procrastinating and researched …

How to Customize Windows 10 Start Menu

Learn how to customize your Windows 10 start menu. With an organized start menu on your computer you have quick access to your favorite apps, …

Wireless Doorbell: Add a Doorbell Anywhere, Fast!

Did you move into a house that doesn’t have a doorbell? Do you live in an apartment and wish you had a doorbell? Do your neighbors like to use a side …

Import Evernote to OneNote in Windows or Mac

You’ve decided to make the switch and now want to import Evernote to OneNote. How do you do it? It’s actually not too difficult. Microsoft makes an …

The Workflow App: Build Efficiency into your iPhone

TechCrunch recently reported that Apple purchased the <b>Workflow app</b>. What is the Workflow app? What does it do? And what’s the big deal about Apple …

How to Buy More Storage for your iPhone (Not iCloud)

There are ways to buy more storage for your iPhone without using iCloud (and adding to your monthly bills). In fact, you can buy extra memory for …

How to Free Up Space on an iPhone (The Ultimate Guide)

Who couldn’t use another technique to free up space on an iPhone? I have a 128GB iPhone and <i>still</i> find myself running out of room at times. And…I only …

New Office 2016 Tool Lets You Draw and Comment on Word Documents

A cool new feature in Office 2016 let’s you draw, highlight and add comments to a Word document. I am so excited about this new feature and have …

The one Gmail tool that saves hours of time and effort

How to Share a Printer in Windows 10 to Create a Network Printer

In this article we’ll explain how to share a printer in Windows 10. Why share a printer? Well you don’t want to have a printer for each computer and …

Windows 10

Does Low Power Mode Make Your Phone Charge Faster?

Does low power mode make your phone charge faster? Let’s take a look at what low power mode is and answer the question of whether your phone charges …

My Data Manager App: A Mobile Data Usage Monitor

Today I want to introduce you to a helpful free app. My Data Manager is a mobile data usage monitor that can help you stay within your monthly cell …

Never Eat Alone: Why Your Success Requires The Success of Others | Inc.com

Building win-win relationships is a primary skill for any entrepreneur. Simon Sinek, author of <i>Why Leaders Eat Last</i>, advocates that relationships are not just necessary to our survival as humans but are key for learning and innovation. Ideas festivals such as Startup Grind, Totem Summit, and Names …

Apple update stops apps begging for reviews

If constant pop-ups asking you to review the app you're using annoy you then you should upgrade to Apple's latest software.<p>Ridding iPhones of one of people's biggest bug bears, Apple's next mobile software update stops apps from constantly nagging users to review them in the App Store.<p>The update, …

This tiny drone doubles as a thick iPhone case

Pocket-sized drones like the Mavic Pro seem poised to be the photography of the future, but one company is taking things to the next level by slapping a tiny drone inside an iPhone case.<p>It’s called the Selfly and while the little drone is not as powerful as its larger rivals, it packs a ton of …

Apple sues Qualcomm for 1 billion, citing shady business practices

Apple is onto its next big legal feud: Qualcomm.<p>The company today filed a $1 billion lawsuit against giant the chipmaker, according to CNBC. The lawsuit claims that Qualcomm withheld payments from Apple for licensing some of its patented technology in exchange for using its wireless …

How to Free Up iCloud Storage Space

Apple offers 5 GB of free iCloud space to everyone, but you’ll run up against that storage limit sooner than you’d think. Device backups, photos, …

Cortana, Edge Get Tweaks in Latest Windows 10 Preview

Microsoft is prioritizing voice control and its Web browser just a few months before the Creators Update.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we …

Best Pokémon Go tips and tricks for May 2018

I've been playing Pokémon Go since it launched. I've almost got enough experience points to have reached level 40 — twice. I've completed my regional …

Pokémon

Fix Malfunctions by Booting into Safe Mode on Android

If you have an Android device that is malfunctioning, the most common way to fix this issue is by performing a hard reset. A hard reset deletes all …

10 apps for enhancing iPhone photos

One of my favorite observations by a now-forgotten sage explained the difference between writing and photography like this: <i>A bad sentence can be massaged, but nothing helps a bad photo</i>.<p>So true. However, I’ve experienced for myself how a good photo-editing app can salvage sloppy composition or bad …

How to free up iPhone & iPad storage

Getting started<p>To begin, get acquainted with how your device is using its available space. In iOS 10, visit Settings > General > Storage & iCloud …

How to Save Instagram Photos and Videos Privately

With more than 600 million users, Instagram has a large, fast-growing community. Besides personal photos, Instagram users also share shots of …

Import all sheets from all files in a folder into Excel

This is the second post of a series that covers everything about importing all files in a folder. Click here to see the series of post.<p>In this …

4 Computer Security Threats You Might Not Be Protecting Against

Most of us know the drill of getting an antivirus program up and running or relying on the built-in security protections that come with our …

Information Systems

Best HomeKit Accessories for renters

If you are a renter, you have probably experienced a bit of smart home envy when you hear about the wonderful ways home owners have made their lives …

Home Automation