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Google location tracking: Turn it off for real

Google is watching you. That's what everyone says half-jokingly about the search giant, which has often been accused of Big Brother-style monitoring of your searches, voice activity and location.<p>Now it appears that even if you manually disable Google Location History, Google Maps and other apps may …

Maps

Delete old iOS backups to free up tons of space on your Mac

I was shocked to discover that the biggest chunk of data occupying my MacBook's ($1,199 at Amazon.com) limited storage were iOS files. Needless iOS files, to be exact. I was unknowingly storing iPhone ($1,000 at Cricket Wireless) backups on my Mac for an iPhone and an iPad ($346 at Amazon …

Operating Systems

The Best Fantasy Movies on Netflix to Watch High

Yes, both 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'Star Wars' are on this list, don't @ us.<p>Escape is the essence of both fantasy and getting blazed, so obviously, the two go great together. The list below has plenty of serene nature shots you won't find in most sci-fi, plus mind-bending magic that needs no …

Stop Motion

Why Do I Hate My Wife in the Car and Nowhere Else?

One reason is that you're already on edge because, whether you realize it or not, driving safely is stressful.<p>Your wife is a fantastic mom. She works …

Self Control

Fighting Fair In Marriage Means Learning To Say “You Might Be Right”

I recently found an archived broadcast of ‘This American Life’ which introduced a curious body of research, an extended study of marriage, and of the …

Why Good Men are Bad to Their Families

This is a story about bears.<p>Dad looks the part of a model citizen. He works hard, volunteers, and makes friends easily. He’s a good neighbor and an …

Psychology

8 things you’re better off buying used

You’ve probably heard buying secondhand is a good way to save more money. And that’s true—if you know how to do it right. That’s because it’s not …

Personal Finance

13 unusual things you should always pack when traveling

As fun as travel typically is, it can also be stressful. No matter how much you plan, in some way or another, there's always going to be some oversight. You'll inevitably leave behind your toothbrush or maybe your favorite shoes. Of course, you can often pick up menial things left at home when you …

Cleaning

Every Netflix secret category for porn, revealed

If you want to find porn on Netflix, we’ve already done the hard work for you. Here are our guides to the sexiest movies and TV series on Netflix. …

Critically-Acclaimed

Everything you need to know about Wi-Fi calling

Making a Wi-Fi call on a smartphone is nothing new. The ability to patch a call using a Wi-Fi connection instead of a cellular one has been around for years, with Skype being one of oldest and most popular apps to do so.<p>But just as carrier technology continues to evolve, so does Wi-Fi calling. In …

Which MacBook Should You Buy? - PCMag India

Picking the Right Apple<p>My hands were clammy with excitement one July day a little more than a decade ago as I obsessively refreshed the FedEx website …

Mint.com vs. Credit Karma: Personal Finance Showdown

Two popular personal finance apps offer similar features, but very different practical uses. How do they work? What do they do? And which one is …

Google Chrome: Over 20 Million Users Installed Malware Infected Ad Blockers Into Their Browsers

Ad Guard, a research firm, has revealed that millions of Google Chrome users were tricked into installing fake ad blockers into their browsers.<p>Ad …

Disappointing photos show what cruise ships actually look like in real life

Cruises can be a blissful escape for travelers of all ages. From glamorous cruises of a bygone era to ship itineraries that include volunteer opportunities, aspiring seafarers have no shortage of options.<p>Cruises can also be the worst for a whole host of reasons.<p>Here are disappointing photos that …

Cruise Ships

Today in Apple history: iPad 2 is the svelte sequel fans hoped for

<b>March 11, 2011:</b> How do you follow up your biggest debut of a new product? That’s the question Cupertino needs to answer as it releases the iPad 2.<p>Apple’s second-generation tablet boasts a faster dual-core A5 processor inside a lighter build. It’s also the first iPad to feature VGA front-facing and …

How Men Can Have an Ejaculation-Free Orgasm

Men have long bemoaned the idea that women can have multiple orgasms, but men can’t. Men, after all, have to deal with the frustrating refractory …

Muscle

Staying In? Here's 25 Movies With The Hottest Sex Scenes You Can Stream

The next time you're in the mood for a sexy flick, your favorite streaming service might provide some amazing options. In fact, the movies with the …

8 ways that drinking coffee is connected to better health and a longer life

Caffeine is the most commonly used psychoactive drug in the world — for good reason. It wakes us up, helps us stay on task, and provides an extra energy boost.<p>Most people in the Americas and Europe get our caffeine fix from coffee.<p>But people often worry that they should limit their coffee …

Coffee

How to turn your iPad into the best digital photo frame

You can easily spend between $100 and $200 on a Wi-Fi digital photo frame, but these often have clunky interfaces for syncing photos and the displays can be quite poor. A better solution may be repurposing an old iPad or putting your current iPad in photo frame mode for special occasions.<p>Apple used …

IPad Pro

Apple's 10 biggest screw-ups, ranked

Despite what you've maybe read, Apple — <i>true story</i> — ain't perfect. Far from it. Even its fanciest and most expensive phone of all time, the iPhone X, …

Inflammation

Google and Amazon are spearheading a quiet gadget revolution, and it's going to put pressure on Apple most of all

• <b>Gadgets are going through a major change</b>• <b><br>AI and cloud computing are more important than “speeds and feeds”</b>• <b><br>The shift benefits Google and Amazon and</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Downgrade iOS 11 to iOS 10.3.3

If you don’t have iTunes installed, then you should first download and install it here.<p>On your device, turn off <b>Find My iPhone</b>. Go to <b>Settings</b> and tap …

iOS 11 is finally here: Best features, how to download and more

iOS 11 is now available.<p>Nowadays, Apple releases a beta version of iOS months ahead of its official release. So, we've already been playing with iOS and compiling how-tos so you can get started, too.<p><b>Editors' note</b>: This post was originally published on June 26, 2017, and continues to be updated with …

This is everything Google knows about you - and how to switch it off

It turns out Google knows a lot about you - an awful lot, in fact.<p>But exactly how much is "an awful lot"?<p>Many are left wondering exactly what the …

How to use the Dock on your Apple Watch

Press the <b>side button</b> on your Apple Watch.<p><b>Scroll</b> with the Digital Crown or <b>swipe</b> up or down on the screen to view your apps.<p><b>Tap</b> to open the app you …

14 Route 66 Attractions to See on Your Next Road Trip

<i>Ready to have a good ol' fashioned road trip? Consider your travels planned with this excerpt from Drew Knowles's Route 66 Adventure Handbook, featuring quirky roadside attractions and facts you won't want to miss.</i><p>America's iconic highway is still alive and definitely worth incorporating into your …

The secret origin story of the iPhone

An exclusive excerpt from The One Device<p><i>This month marks 10 years since Apple launched the first iPhone, a device that would fundamentally transform how we interact with technology, culture, and each other. Ahead of that anniversary,</i> Motherboard <i>editor Brian Merchant embarked on an investigation to</i> …

The 50 Scariest Movies of All Time

From classic jumps to psychological horror, these films might just keep you awake at night.<p>What makes a scary movie scary?<p>If you glanced at what's come out in the past 20 years, you might think it's the amount of diced body tissue flying around the screen. Horror has always depended on shock value …

Horror

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for free for a limited time, but …