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There are 6 major choices for streaming live TV over the internet — here's how they compare

An increasing number of tech companies are trying to attract the millions of "cord-cutters" who have ditched traditional cable TV for internet-based replacements.<p>Relative newcomers like Hulu and Google's YouTube are breaking in, while old-school heavies like Sony, Dish Network, and AT&T have been …

Televisions

The 5 hottest Apple Watch bands you can buy for under $20

Apple is supposedly planning to unveil a new Apple Watch Series 3 device during its big iPhone event next month, but rumors say it’ll feature the …

Make Sure Your Mortgage Calculator Shows You Costs Beyond Principal and Interest

Consumers go out of their way to look for deals and cut costs, but when it comes to home buying, we often assume it’s a smart purchase without …

Personal Finance

How to Get Google Play on a Kindle Fire and Install Any Android App You Want

Kindle Fire tablets are some of the best, cheapest Android tablets around, but they’re limited to Amazon’s app store, which is more than lacking …

A $122,000 mistake: Choosing salary over retirement benefits

Recently, my friend Jen was weighing two job offers. She and her husband had compared the salaries, the commute, the upward mobility and even the on-campus food choices. Jen had come to the conclusion that both offers were pretty much the same.<p>Actually, it was comical how similar the offers were. …

How-To: Show the size of folders in the Finder on Mac [Video]

The Finder’s list view is my favorite way to view the folders and files within the macOS Finder, because it provides a wealth of information via columns that can be sorted on.<p>One thing that you won’t find when using the Finder’s default list view is the cumulative size of the Folders contained …

Video Tutorials

27 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Some of these features are buried in the Settings menu while others are hidden in plain sight.<p>Plus, there are a few things Siri can do for you that you may not know about.<p><i>(Note: Most of these features are available in iOS 8 and higher, while some are available in iOS 9 and higher.)</i>

iOS

Accounts Launches A New Address Book For iOS That Tracks Your Many Identities

An application called Accounts, live now on iOS to start, is a new attempt at developing a universal address book. While many competitors that have gone before it have focused on aggregating user accounts from the major social networks – like Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, Accounts is interesting …

Microsoft's Office updates are great news for Android and iOS, but hurt Windows and Windows Phone

Microsoft made multiple massive announcements for its Office suite this week. The big focus was Android and iOS, however, not the company’s own operating systems.<p>Here’s a quick recap:<p>Creating and editing is now free on Android and iOS (Microsoft is even offering prorated refunds for Office 365 …