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How to Change Your Wi-Fi Password

Time to reset your Wi-Fi password to something stronger or more memorable? It’s always better to be safe than sorry when it comes to your internet …

Wi-Fi

Google Daydream: The Ultimate Guide!

Google is continuing their efforts to deliver a superb virtual reality (VR) experience that is accessible with just your phone, through a new …

Operating Systems

9 reasons why you'll want Android Pie

Google on Monday announced the official release of Android P -- now officially dubbed Android Pie -- for users of its Pixel phones.<p>There are plenty of new features in Android Pie, some of which you may think makes the latest flavor so appealing. Here are nine reasons you'll want a piece of …

Google Pixel

Fortnite Mobile on Android: Here are the compatible phones

• The Epic Games website has revealed a list of devices compatible with Fortnite Mobile on Android.<br>• The list suggests devices with a quad-core chip and 3GB of RAM will be able to run the popular title.<br>• HTC and Xiaomi’s phones are missing from the list, along with most of Nokia’s phones.<p>Aside from an …

Mobile Technology

Google Lens is a student's best friend: How to copy-paste text from the real world

Google Lens is one of the more underappreciated Google services out there, and nowhere is this more true than in education. Sure, Google Lens can …

Google Lens

Android Circuit: Exciting Galaxy S10 Leak, Nokia Notches Arrive, Google's Massive Pixel 2 Mistake

Taking a look back at seven days of news and headlines across the world of Android, this week’s Android Circuit includes the three new Galaxy S10 handsets, the expensive price of the Note 9, camera problems on the Pixel 2 confirmed, OnePlus 6 camera reviewed, the latest OxygenOS updates, HMD Global …

Galaxy Note

15 Slow Cooker Meal Prep Ideas You'll Want to Master ASAP

A slow cooker is an essential item every cook needs in their kitchen, especially those with busy schedules and a lot of mouths to feed. They can be timed to cook your food throughout the day (or at night while you snooze), helping you whip something up with minimal effort. And since meal prepping …

41 of Stewart Francis’ most ingenious jokes and one-liners

Stewart Francis is the master of the one-liner.<p>His quick quips can take a second or two to work out, but once you’ve figured out their duplicitous …

These are the ten supplements you *actually* need to take for better health

Like to pop a Vitamin C pill when you feel a cold coming on or turn to bee pollen if hay fever is flaring up? And if you do, have you ever been told …

Wellness

8Bitdo Launches a New Wireless Controller for the NES Classic Edition

Earlier this week we reported that ThinkGeek would be making the NES Classic Edition available today (in limited quantities). It should come as no …

Best Waterproof Pouches for Android Phones

Whether you're heading somewhere awesome and wet for your vacation like the Bahamas, or you're intending to bring your phone along as you go tubing …

How to export a GIF from a Motion Photo in Google Photos

GIFs — with a hard "G", don't fight me on this — are a great way to show a short animation, either to embarrass your coworkers or to display things …

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

How to Get Ripped in 90 Days

Getting ripped takes hard work and dedication, a carefully planned diet and many hours in the gym. At times, it takes an iron will — when you want to …

Nutrition

Zbike Electric Bike Now Available From $699

A new electric bike has been launched by Kickstarter this week in the form of the Zbike watch has been designed by Mark Menta based in Palo Alto, …

Electric Vehicles

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

How many have you read?<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their …

Books

Google Photos 101: How to Make Your Own GIFs Out of Pictures You've Taken

You really can't beat Google Photos. Not only does it give you free unlimited cloud storage and let you search for almost any object in one of your …

Xiaomi's Black Shark shows that the next big leap for smartphones will be gaming

Smartphone design hasn't changed much over the last two years, and if you're in the market for a phone today, you can either get a phone with a glass …

Razer Phone

Here's how to find your lost phone

Finding a lost phone is much easier if you install the right apps and make sure you're prepared before you lose the phone.<p>CNBC will walk you through …

Which Hangover Cures, Pills, and Patches Really Work, According to Science?

Six remedies that might help your morning after.<p>Let’s get this out of the way. There is no such thing as a hangover cure. In fact, when I asked the …

How To: Set Up Google Voice to Get Visual Voicemail on Your Unlocked Android Phone

Buying an unlocked phone is usually the correct move. By doing so, you bypass a lot of bloat that carriers put on your phone, and you can also use …

Headphone buyer's guide: How to choose the right pair

Almost everyone has a smartphone. We don't all use them the same way, though. You might like to play games, or maybe you're a news or social media …

Audiophile

Google ups its augmented reality game with Snapchat lens of Barcelona stadium

Google is ready for its augmented reality software to take over.<p>After six months in developer preview, ARCore ( the company's answer to Apple's …

How to design and order Google Photo Books

Smartphones cameras just keep getting better, and you've probably taken a few photos over the years that you want to commit to memory forever. Sure, …

Google Photos

How to use split-screen mode on Google Pixel 2 & 2 XL

Out of the box, the Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL can run two applications at the same time. Unfortunately, split-screen mode can be slightly confusing to use. This Android Basics will walk you through how to split your Pixel 2’s screen and use two apps simultaneously…<p>Steps to using split-screen mode on …

This $90 smartwatch looks like an Apple Watch, but it lasts for 4 months per charge

The Apple Watch is the best-selling smartwatch on the planet by a huge margin, so it’s not exactly a mystery why other manufacturers have copied the …

News: Google AR Prototype Enables 3D Model Viewing Through Web Browsers

Unsurprisingly, Google wants to be the caretaker for augmented reality on the web, and its latest move in this endeavor is a 3D model viewer …

Augmented Reality

30 of the best games for Google Daydream

Article Contents<p>This article is part of our <b>Apps & Games Roundups</b> series.<p>Daydream virtual reality games may not have a huge following, but that …

Walking the Yorkshire coast: the shipwrecks and sea caves of Flamborough and beyond

The coastline between Spurn Head and Teesmouth is scattered with wrecks and rich in marine lore. With a careful eye on the tides, Kevin Rushby explores its secret history<p>Standing in broad sunshine on the beach at North Landing, Flamborough, and watching the fishing boats come in, you would think …

Shipwrecks

What is bursitis of the shoulder?

Bursitis of the shoulder is a painful inflammation in the shoulder joint. It is common, treatable, and often heals within months. Rest and gentle …