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I've spent the last 24 hours with Samsung's new Galaxy Note 9 — here are my first impressions

The latest $1,000 smartphone has arrived in the form of the Galaxy Note 9.<p>Unveiled at Samsung's Unpacked event on Thursday in Brooklyn, New York, the Galaxy Note 9 is Samsung's biggest, heftiest device yet: It has a 6.4-inch screen, a gigantic 4,000 mAh battery, and up to 1 terabyte of …

Galaxy Note

Windows 7 -- 2018 Edition is the Microsoft operating system you've been waiting for

Windows 10 is a very good operating system, but despite Microsoft initially offering it as a free upgrade, many users were reluctant to switch from …

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 …

16 new and notable Android apps from the last week including Google Lens, CARROT Weather, and Clean Share (5/29/18 - 6/9/18)

Article Contents<p>Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous …

3 Plants That Generate Oxygen Even at Night – Get One for Your Bedroom

Plants are awesome and we all love them, right? It has been said that trees and plants are the lungs of the earth. Through a process called …

How to Customize the Windows 10 Power User Menu

Don't like the commands in the Power User Menu? Here's how to modify them.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

Software

A Magnetic 'Wormhole' That Connects Two Regions of Space Was Created in The Lab

Two years ago ... this was weird.<p>Back in 2015, researchers in Spain created a tiny magnetic wormhole for the first time ever. They used it to connect …

The key to Leonardo da Vinci's genius is a practice that anyone can learn

In late 2017, <i>Salvator Mundi</i>, one of Leonardo da Vinci's paintings, sold for $450.3 million.<p>For a child born out of wedlock in the 15th century, that's quite an accomplishment. And yet, many would argue that this isn't even close to being his greatest contribution to humanity.<p>When the word</i> …

Creativity

OneNote — the best app for saving anything

This text is a rough translation of my article about OneNote, written in Russian in the middle of 2017.<p>I’ve seen articles about OneNote written in …

6 tips for cleaning your computer's hard drive

February 12 is National Clean Out Your Computer Day. Follow these tips to keep your system hard drive clutter-free and help maximize free …

Windows 10 free upgrade is still available through this handy loophole | Trusted Reviews

<b>Microsoft is still offering Windows 10 upgrades for free, providing you’re in need of assistive technologies (or not).</b><p>The company had previously …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Entertainment

Grilling: 8 easy steps to your own barbecue

Thinking of buying a bbq for the summer? Why not build one yourself!<p>If there is one thing a lot of South Africans love doing, it’s to stand around an …

YouTube has a dark mode. Here's how to turn it on

Google is rolling out a dark mode to its YouTube mobile apps. Last year, it added the previously hidden ability to change YouTube's background from white to black to YouTube on desktops and laptops. Dark mode is available now for iOS and is coming soon to Android. Here's how to enable it:<p>Launch the …

The 9 most common problems with Windows 10 Creators Update, and how to fix them

The Windows 10 Creators Update is finally here, if you’re brave enough to try grabbing the Windows Insider Preview that is. As a major update to …

Microsoft lets you download the Windows 10 Creators Update a little early

Microsoft is making the final version of its Windows 10 Creators Update available early for those who want to install the update ahead of its general availability. While the software giant hasn’t officially confirmed Windows 10 build 15063 as the final Creators Update, sources familiar with the …

How to Get Windows 10 to Run Older Programs

<b>Q.</b> <i>I have an old laptop running Windows 7 with a couple of older programs that I regularly use that do not seem to be available for Windows 10. If I got a new Windows 10 laptop, could I run those programs?</i><p><b>A.</b> While Microsoft has said that many programs written for earlier versions of Windows will …

Modular Plugin Tower is flexible housing for the ordinary citizen (Video)

Houses don't necessarily need to be permanent structures with foundations to be considered 'home', nor do they need to be dilapidated shacks if they …

DIY Wood Pallet Dresser Plans

Pallets give you most beautiful and traditional DIY pallet dresser You need to attempt the up cycle wooden pallet. You can get rid from antique and …

Furniture