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39 Weird Home Improvement Terms All DIYers Need to Know

What the heck are space balls? If you’re updating your kitchen soon, you best find out! Learn about this and other odd terms you’ll come across while …

Woodworking

28 Secret Clamping Tricks from Woodworkers

Clamps are a woodworker's best friend, and there are endless ways to use them in the workshop. Here are 28 of our most unique and useful clamping …

Woodworking

How to Replace Your iPhone Battery

With about 30 minutes, $25, and a few tools, you can breathe new life into an aging iPhone.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

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How To: Make Anonymous Calls from Your iPhone

When you don't want somebody you're calling to know the real phone number associated with your iPhone, whether it's for privacy reasons, to avoid …

Identity Theft

How to Remove a Credit Card From an iPhone Completely

- Feb 18, 2018<p>For most iPhone users, having their credit card details saved on their device is inevitable. The benefits seam to outweigh the risks …

Identity Theft

Biscuit Joiner, Why Biscuits Telegraph & How to Avoid Biscuit Telegraphing

$44 and 15 minutes is all it takes to convert any car’s headlights to LEDs

The CougarMotor LED Headlight Bulbs All-in-One Conversion Kit isn’t just one of the best LED headlight conversion kits on the planet. It’s also one …

How to create a full system backup in Windows 10

It's been around since Windows 7 ($19 at Amazon.com), and Microsoft hasn't touched it since. You won't find it in the Settings app where you likely first turn when you need to perform a bit of system maintenance on your PC. Instead, it's hiding out in the the old Windows Control Panel. What it is …

Windows 10

Woodworking - How to Choose the Right Glue - Quiet Corner

Most woodworking projects require some gluing-up. With the variety of glues on the market, how should you know which one is right for the job? The …

Woodworking

10 AMAZING picture frames you can make with REGULAR ROUTER BITS!!!!

Routers

Manage Your iOS Data on Mac and Windows with iMazing 2 for $21

Apple has never made it easy to manage iOS data from your computer. Thankfully, iMazing 2 is here to help. This app lets you browse your iOS device and easily transfer files from any Mac or PC. You can get iMazing 2 now for just <b>$21.25</b> (Orig. $80) on a universal license via 9to5Toys Specials with …

How to change an Apple ID email address without access to that email address

Apple IDs use an email address to identify each user. Problems can occur when you can't access that email address anymore, which leads to an inquiry …

Wood Router Basics

Shape it, cut it, decorate it, dado it. All with an everyday wood router.<p>Clamp the board down and move the router in a counterclockwise direction …

The life-saving browser shortcut everyone should know

If I had a dollar for every time I'd accidentally closed a browser tab -- or worse, an entire windowful of 'em -- I'd be rich.<p>But there's a simple keyboard shortcut that can instantly correct this error: <b>Ctrl-Shift-T</b>.<p>Or <b>Apple-Shift-T</b>, if you're using a Mac.<p>Honestly, I'm a little embarrassed to admit …

Software

Running out of storage, overwhelmed by spam or worried about your privacy? These tips will help you clean up your online act<p>If your laptop is running low on storage, Windows’s built-in Disk Cleanup tool can find and wipe unneeded files – just search for it in the Start menu. Mac OS Sierra has a …

Apps

7 ways to multitask better with Windows 10

Windows 10 has a handful of features that you may be overlooking that can make you a more effective and efficient multitasker. Learn how you can better juggle multiple windows and apps with these tips.<p>Snap Assist<p>If you are tired of switching back and forth between open windows, why not use all of …

Windows 10

How to use iOS 11’s new Automatic Setup

Setting up a new iOS device is pretty easy, but it’s about to get even easier thanks to iOS 11’s new Automatic Setup feature, which lets you hold your old device near your new one to transfer across essential info.<p>All you need to set up a new iOS device are your iCloud login details, and the …

How to set up two-factor authentication on all your online accounts

Just about any account you own on the internet is prone to being hacked — and one of the easiest ways to add an extra layer of security is to enable two-factor authentication. Also known as two-step verification or 2FA, the process gives web services a secondary access to the account owner (you!) …

How to Generate or Revoke App-Specific Passwords

If your Apple ID is protected with two-step verification, you’ll need to use an app-specific password in apps that require access to your iCloud …

6 display settings you should be using in Windows 10

In addition to introducing a number of fresh features, hidden gems and new and useful privacy settings, Windows 10 April 2018 Update now offers to fix blurry apps for you, an annoying problem you can run into when you pair a classic Windows app with a high-resolution display. I'll cover this new …

Windows 10

This Paint Is Liquid Electrical Wire in Disguise | Inc.com

Traditional electrical wires have had a good run since their development. But what if you could just slap some paint on a surface to create the circuit you're after? Thanks to one London-based company, Bare Conductive, you can.<p>A paint like no other<p>Bare Conductive's primary product--recently …

Engineering

Turns out Apple is not mandating 2-factor authentication, but go ahead and set it up anyway

Sometimes you just have to take matters of digital security into your own hands.<p>When it comes to your Apple ID on the new macOS High Sierra and iOS …

Authentication

Hidden Tricks Inside Windows 10

Even if you think you know it all, you don't.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this …

App specific passwords will be required to sign in to iCloud with third party apps from June 15, here’s how to make them

In its ongoing efforts to ensure strong security for customers, Apple will require the use of app-specific passwords from June 15th. This affects you if you use a third-party app that logs in with an iCloud email and password (Outlook, Thunderbird, etc) to access contacts, calendar and mail …

Rubber Caps Keep Air Tools Clean - Woodworking | Blog | Videos | Plans | How To

Print<p>Print<p>Many pneumatic air tools don’t come with a cap for the air inlet port, which would help keep dirt and sawdust from entering and possibly …

Microsoft just fixed a serious Windows Defender bug

Over the weekend, Google Project Zero researchers Tavis Ormandy and Natalie Silvanovich tweeted about discovering "the worst Windows remote code exec in recent memory." According to Ormandy, it could work against a default installation and even become "wormable" -- able to replicate itself on a …

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with PDF Reader features, Windows Defender Application Guard

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with both new features and improvements. The main additions include new PDF Reader features, Windows Defender Application Guard for enterprise users, and various improvements to settings.<p>Windows 10 is a service, meaning it was built in a …

How to Remotely Access and Control Another PC

You can connect to and control another Windows computer through Microsoft's Remote Desktop Connection tool.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but …

How to create custom replies to respond to an incoming call in iPhone

Are default options presented while responding to a call with a text message when busy not good enough for you? If answer is yes then this article …