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How to move Google Authenticator to a new device

Using two-step verification is a smart way to help protect your data on Google. Follow these steps to move the app to your new mobile device.<p>Two-step verification is no longer optional; with database leaks containing login info occurring on a regular basis, you should use two-step verification on …

Information Systems

Ask an Expert: All About Buying and Selling on Craigslist

Say hello to Ryan Finlay, the entrepreneur behind ReCraigslist.com, a site dedicated to helping people buy and sell on Craigslist. For the past three …

Selling

Microsoft killing off TechNet subscriptions

Time-limited trials will have to suffice.<p>Microsoft is set to end its TechNet subscription scheme. Started in 1998, TechNet subscriptions gave IT …

Feedly Gets Its Own Syncing Service, Detaches You From Google Reader

The internet probably doesn't need to be reminded that Google Reader is heading out the door on July 1st. The good news is, Feedly has already …

Apps

Off-the-Record Messaging – encrypt your instant messages

Messaging

Color Code Your Kids to Keep the Peace and Organize Your Family

Having been an only child, I didn't know how quickly sibling rivalry began. But when my kids were toddlers, they seemed to argue and fight over every …

Kids

Could Drones Make the Decision to Kill on Their Own?

It sounds like something out of the <i>Terminator</i> movies: automated drones that can identify, track and eliminate individual targets without explicit …

How 802.11ac networking boosts the MacBook Air's Wi-Fi performance

One exciting aspect of the new MacBook Air release is the prospect of greater Wi-Fi speed and performance. That’s because Apple’s updated laptop …

Wi-Fi

Encrypted e-mail: How much annoyance will you tolerate to keep the NSA away?

How to to encrypt e-mail, and why most don't bother.<p>In an age of smartphones and social networking, e-mail may strike many as quaint. But it remains …

Weotta Finds Activities Based on Your Location, Schedule, and Interests

Plenty of sites exist to find restaurants and activities, but generally speaking you get a list of options and sort through them. Weotta takes your …

Adobe Flash exploit grabs video and audio, long after “fix”

Demonstration code shows a new trick defeats Flash privacy fix.<p>A security flaw in Adobe Flash thought to be repaired in October of 2011 has …

First look: Hands-on with Office Mobile for iPhone

By now, you’ve no doubt heard that Microsoft Office Mobile for iPhone is now available for iPhone. (Yup, you read that right: It’s iPhone-only.) The …

Software

Make a Custom, Modular, Organized Go Bag This Weekend

We love a good go bag with everything we need at the ready. Many of you already have some great ones. If you need to put together a better system, or …

Sewing

This Cheap, Easy-to-Build Standing Desk Fits in Tiny Spaces

By now, we all know about the benefits of standing desks, but replacing your own desk is a big leap of faith. If you want to practice with a standing …

Man of Steel review: A surprisingly human superhuman story

Superman's latest shines when it focuses on the people around him and within him.<p>"Can you imagine how people would react if beings like that actually …

iOS 7 will hop from one Wi-Fi hotspot to another, no password needed

Hotspot 2.0 provides automatic access to (some) Wi-Fi hotspots.<p>We haven't quite hit the stage where phones and tablets can roam from any public Wi-Fi …

Most Popular Multitool: Leatherman Wave

If you need to do a quick repair on the go or in your home, a trustworthy multitool is a good thing to have. Earlier this week we asked you which …

When Does It Make Sense to Buy Apple Hardware Instead of Standard PCs?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I like Apple hardware, but it doesn't run cheap and I'm not sure I want to use OS X. I know I can run Windows, but am I wasting money …

Boot Camp

Microsoft Angers Gamers With Xbox One Restrictions

Microsoft Corp. has touched a nerve with gamers, and rival Sony Corp. hopes to exploit the situation.<p>The Redmond, Wash., software giant last week …

Xbox

Favorite literacy apps for kids

Keep kids learning all summer<p>An iPad and a great app can make learning feel like playing. So what better way to keep kids sharp all summer?<p>Whether …

Kids

Supreme Court Says Human Genes Aren’t Patentable

The Supreme Court unanimously ruled Thursday that human genes isolated from the body can’t be patented, a victory for doctors and patients who argued …

Atoms

Get a Free Vehicle History Report Before You Buy a Car

To check out a used car's history before you buy it, you can order an AutoCheck or CarFax report for $30 or $40 or use this hidden search technique …

Used Cars

Everything You Didn't Know You Could Do with Google's Voice Commands

Voice search is one of those features that seems silly, but is awesome once you start using it. Not convinced? Here are a few ways to turn voice …

Lab Tested: Haswell MacBook Air speeds up with faster graphics, flash storage

Apple on Monday updated the MacBook Air with Intel’s fouth generation Core processors, code named Haswell. Macworld Lab has the new MacBook Air and …

Computer Hardware

First look: Hands-on with iOS 7

iOS 7 won’t come out until the fall, but since its unveiling at Monday’s WWDC keynote it's been the talk of the Apple world.<p>Right now, we have four …

iOS

Set up a kid-friendly iPad

As summer arrives, kids across the land are spending time with the family iPad. In today’s Macworld Video, Scholle Sawyer McFarland shares some tips …

Why iTunes Radio Could Be Awesome (if Apple Doesn't Screw It Up)

When iTunes Radio was revealed at WWDC this week, many noted it and moved on, mostly because at first blush it didn't seem like Apple was doing …

The Best Ways to Keep Opened Wine Fresh

If you're drinking a good bottle of wine, there shouldn't be any left over, but if you're drinking a lot or hosting a party, you may need a way to …

Schadenfreude