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uTorrent bugs let websites control your computer and steal your downloads | Ars Technica

Developers are in the process of releasing updates to fix the critical flaws.<p>Two versions of uTorrent, one of the Internet's most widely used …

How to Remove a Credit Card From an iPhone Completely

For most iPhone users, having their credit card details saved on their device is inevitable. The benefits seam to outweigh the risks and when managed …

Windows 10 Essential Updates Have Serious Problems

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water…<p>The carnage caused by the Meltdown and Spectre bugs has hit a new victim: Windows 10 users. The irony, however, is it isn’t the dangerous vulnerabilities themselves which are causing the problems, but rather the fixes Microsoft has issued in …

IPhone 8

How to unpair and restore the Apple Watch

Whether you've hit the troubleshooting step that requires restoring your watch, you want to wipe it clean for a new user, or you just need to force a …

How to add any audio file to iPhone’s Music app

It’s 2017, and yet you still can’t add music to the Music app on your iPhone. If you have an MP3 file that somebody sent you, that you downloaded, or that you created with one of the zillions of powerful apps on iOS, you can’t just add it to your library. Instead, you must add it to iTunes on your …

Operating Systems

How to Find & Follow Friends on Apple Music with iOS 11 on iPhone

Do you feel like you're in a musical rut and wishing for a way to discover new songs, artists, and playlists? With iOS 11, Apple Music is finally getting social, and it's the perfect way to find new music and broaden your auditory horizons. It works like this, if you have friends who also use Apple …

Apple Music

Delete One Thing To Stop Beta Testing iOS 11

Now that you’ve downloaded the Golden Master of iOS 11 to your device, what’s left for a beta tester to do? Not much, actually.<p>Sure, you can stay enrolled in Apple’s Public Beta Program and you’ll continue to get iOS 11 patches and updates ahead of everyone else. But as we’ve seen in the past, …

Beta Testing

How to Save Full-Quality JPEGs from Apple Photos

There are several ways to save JPEGs from Apple Photos, and each method offers very different results.

Tutorials

How to deregister your iOS device from iMessage

Deregistering your phone number from Apple’s iMessage platform might sound like a complicated process, but it’s actually quite simple.<p>So why would …

iMessage

How to build a desktop PC: A reference guide

If you’ve ever spent any time looking for recommendations on a new computer, chances are someone has told you to “just build a desktop.” There’s a reason: building your own desktop is almost always cheaper than buying one from a manufacturer.<p>The problem, of course, is it that you need to get your …

How to set up an iCloud email account on Android

If you're moving to an Android device from an iPhone or iPad, there's every possibility you're already set up and using an iCloud email address. …

Google Play

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 …

How to make any iPhone 7 Jet Black, or Jet White for $20

Congratulations! If you’re reading this right now, you’re probably interested in transforming your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus into a Jet Black iPhone. …

Mobile Technology

Apple Just Revealed the Secrets to Taking Perfect iPhone Pictures

Struggling to take your photography game to the next level? Then fear not, for help is at hand. Apple has just launched a new website brimming with …

How to Completely Lock Down Your iPhone's Lock Screen

There’s no doubt that the iPhone lock screen packs a lot of functionality. That’s a fact that was only made truer with Apple’s overhaul introduced in …

Configure Windows Spotlight on the lock screen (Windows 10)

4 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p><b>Applies to</b><p>Windows 10<p>Windows Spotlight is an option for the lock screen background that displays different background …

Getting Apple's iPhone 8 or iPhone X? Here's your upgrade checklist

You do have an upgrade checklist, right? If not, let us help you prepare for the newest iPhone.<p>Now that Apple's iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X are officially coming on September 22 (or early November for the iPhone X) , it is time to start preparing your current phone in anticipation of …

IPhone 8

This Smartwatch will Destroy Apple Watch

If you are searching for the next innovative Smartwatch to boost your tech and accentuate your style, the KW18 is it. This Smartwatch is taking a …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

Calendar App: The Ultimate Guide

Calendar lets you can create and edit appointments, share agendas, invite friends and colleagues to events, get alerted, stay on track and — most …

Apps

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How to Convert a Video for iPhone

Many movie files that work on your computer don’t necessarily work on an iPhone or iPod. If you’re attempting to sync a video that isn’t compatible, iTunes will flash a message letting you know it can’t play on your device. What that message doesn’t tell you is that there’s an easy way you can …

iPod

This little iOS trick will speed up your older iPhone

Speeding up your older iPhone is one of the most satisfying improvements when performance is starting to flag, which can happen when you're using iOS …

App Store

11 of the best modern sci-fi authors to read this Science Fiction Day

<b>Science fiction is having a moment.</b><p>Posters for Amazon’s serialisation of Philip K Dick’s Man In The High Castle have shocked and confused public …

How to back up your Apple Watch and pair it with a new iPhone 6s

Tips<p>Before you reset your old iPhone, remember to unpair and back up your Apple Watch to ensure a seamless transition to the new iPhone 6s. Here's …

Apple Watch

How to disable Location History on Facebook to extend iPhone battery life

Yesterday, Facebook issued an update to its main iOS client to help extend your iPhone’s battery life by preventing it from playing audio silently in …

Maps

How to AirDrop photos and videos between Macs and iOS devices

Nothing feels more futuristic and <i>Star Trek</i> than using AirDrop to instantly beam pictures and videos to others while you’re out and about. There’s no …

Star Trek