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10 essential Gmail tips for whizzy email on your phone

By David Nield<p>Google's email service is now over a decade old and millions of us rely on it as a hub for all our communications - whether on desktop, …

Verizon set to offer 'unlimited' option, data rollover

Verizon is about to shake up its wireless plans.<p>An image from a Verizon test site spotted by The Consumerist has the nation's largest wireless carrier offering a rollover-like feature that allows customers to take unused data with them to the following month. There's also a "safety mode" that …

Here's a list of all the 'Ok Google' commands you've never heard of

You can use "Ok Google" to trigger voice commands and ask Google everything from weather updates to football scores, unit conversions, and so much …

‘Ok Google’ has about 150 commands and over a thousand variations, and you can find most of them here

Google Search is, undoubtedly, the single most important thing within Google, be it popularity-wise or financially speaking. And Search got smarter and smarter throughout the years, with the introduction of things like the Knowledge Graph — which, as of this week, incorporates songs’ lyrics, too — …

E3 2016: Xbox One S Doesn't Include Kinect Port, Requires Adapter

If you were thinking about using a Kinect with the new Xbox One S, then you'll also need an adapter. General manager of Xbox devices marketing Matt Lapsen wrote a post on Xbox Wire, explaining that the Kinect is compatible with the slim Xbox One using a USB adapter--you can see the Kinect USB port …

Top 5 Gmail/Inbox Features on Android

Hey kids, do you like emails? Gmail is something we all use whether we like it or not. For those of you that are Gmail power users, you’ll want to …

Bill Gates says these are the two books we should all read to understand AI

The tech world’s book-nerd-in-chief wants you to add two books to your list of summer science reads. To get up to speed on artificial intelligence, Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist Bill Gates recommends Nick Bostrom’s <i>Superintelligence</i> and Pedro Domingos’s <i>The Master Algorithm</i>.<p>Gates never …

Android Auto Is Coming To Your Smartphone (Video)

Google has revealed that you will soon be able to use Android Auto in your car on your smartphone, the new feature will allow you to use Google’s in …

How Microsoft spent $1 billion on a simple mistake with its best game console

But only one mistake cost $1 billion.<p>In May 2007, Bach writes in his book, "Xbox Revisited: A Gameplan for Corporate and Civic Renewal," a group of Xbox team leaders met in his basement to argue about a huge problem: widespread reports of dead Xbox 360 game consoles.<p>"At the end of a long, difficult …

latest Microsoft news, reviews, buyer's guides - Pocket-lint

Latest from Microsoft<p>UPDATE: Microsoft has pulled the Your Phone app from the Windows Store for now. According to a Microsoft spokesperson they …

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The Best Chrome Extensions for Google Drive

These browser add-ons will make you even more productive using Docs, Sheets, and Slides.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

10 features that will make you fall in love with Windows 10

Google Drive Tips You Can't Afford to Miss

Google's online office suite and storage service is now the tool of choice for many. Find out why.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

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10 Desktop Charging Stations to Keep Your Cables in Order

You'll never wonder where you left your charger when you pick up one of these offerings!<p>A desktop charging station is an incredibly convenient accessory to have around, as more devices that we use daily require recharging. Keep your smartphone, tablet, smartwatch, and the portable battery pack for …

These 16 life hacks will change the way you use Gmail

But that doesn't mean it can't be better.<p>A bunch of apps and plug-ins floating around the internet can make your experience using Gmail so much more enjoyable. With these amazing add-ons, you can see when people are tracking your emails, automatically know everything about people who email you, and …

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How to Double Your Salary in Less Than a Year--Guaranteed

Want to make more money? Here is a guide to doubling your income in the next 12 months.<p>Many people would love to double their salary but feel it is almost impossible. That's why when they come across an article with such a promising title, such as this, they disregard the information presented, …

The one Windows 10 tweak every user needs: ‘GodMode’

There are plenty of Windows 10 tips and tricks that you should be aware of – check <b>our Windows 10 cheat sheet</b> to learn about many of them – but …

Windows 10

Windows 10 download message not coming up? How to check and force install

Microsoft recently released its free Windows 10 upgrade for desktops running genuine Windows 7, 8, and 8.1 in 190 countries with loads of innovative …

Best Telescopes for the Money

<i>*Editor's Note: Today, check out our Cyber Monday deals page for up-to-date discounts on</i> <i>telescopes, binoculars and more gifts for all the space fans</i> …

5 Tips to Becoming an Evernote Power User

With Evernote, the power of workplace productivity is literally at your fingertips.The foundation of your efficiency rests in the app’s ability to …

If the universe is expanding, why are we on a collision course with the Andromeda galaxy? | Space Facts – Astronomy, the Solar System & Outer Space | All About Space Magazine

The expansion of the Universe, as measurements carried out by astronomer Edwin Hubble in the 1920s show, mean that galaxies are rushing away from us …

How EdTech Experts Pick the Best Learning Apps | About Verizon

<b>Monica Burns</b> is an education tech blogger at ClassTechTips.com. She is also an EdTech and Curriculum Consultant and Apple Distinguished Educator.<p><b>Mike Sammartano</b> is a secondary science teacher and the director of technology for the STEM Leadership Center, a nonprofit focused on improving the …

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Lick, The Practice Your Oral Sex Skills App (For Guys)

Well it's not just for guys, it's for anyone who wants to improve their vagina pleasuring skills. Lick is an internet-based smartphone app that helps …

Delicious Dishes You Didn't Know You Could Make in a Slow Cooker

You’ve probably heard about slow cookers, and how they can save you time and money in the kitchen. Most people use them for slowly simmered soups, …

Book Review: STAR WARS - KENOBI

Review: Star Wars – Kenobi / Author: John Jackson Miller / Publisher: Del Rey / Release Date: Out Now As John Jackson Miller describes it himself, …

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Plantronics BackBeat GO 2 Bluetooth earbuds unveiled

Plantronics has announced its next generation Bluetooth earbuds, the BackBeat GO 2. The earbuds are designed to meet a variety of needs, and feature …

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