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This little-known iPhone feature lets you share your Wi-Fi with friends in seconds

Apple has a feature in iOS that makes it easy to share access to your home Wi-Fi network with visitors -- such as friends or family -- in seconds. That means you don't need to remember, or even share, your home Wi-Fi password. It just grants access at the tap of a button.<p>The next time you have …

Top 10 Hidden Force Touch Features on Apple Watch

Force Touch is one of those Apple Watch features that's so discreet and unassuming it's easy for users to forget it even exists. That's a shame, because just like 3D Touch on iPhone, Apple has implemented the haptic feedback technology across the entire watchOS interface, putting additional hidden …

New research links human consciousness to a law that governs the universe

Human Entropy<p>Our species has long agonized over the concept of human consciousness. What exactly causes it, and why did we evolve to experience …

15 tips every iPhone 7 owner should know

Why does every woman I know say she’s exhausted?

In a few short years, it seems like every woman I know, and many of the ones I treat, have gone from saying, “I’m so busy” to “I’m so tired.” And …

Wellness

This fancy KitchenAid cold coffee brewer is built to fit in the fridge

With a compact design and square shape, the KitchenAid Cold Brew Coffee Maker should squeeze into your fridge but still brew big batches.<p>Competition among cold coffee products is heating up just in time for summer. KitchenAid has entered the arena with its new $130 Cold Brew Coffee Maker. What sets …

20 iPhone Tips and Hacks to Improve Your Life

The iPhone tricks that will change how you use your handset.<p>Sure, there's plenty your trusty iPhone can already do, even if you've not upgraded to the shiny new iPhone 7 yet. It can help you find your way home, settle pub debates and, heck, even make the odd phone call or two. At a pinch you could …

18 Underrated TV Shows You Should Be Watching

You'll thank us later.<p>To find out where these shows are available in your region check out JustWatch.

A psychologist with 20 years of experience says there are 5 simple ways to improve your self-esteem

The positives are obvious, but improving self-esteem can be challenging, especially if we've experienced setbacks in the past. In a blog post on TED, the psychologist Guy Winch, who has 20 years of experience working with patients, says the problem is that our self-esteem is rather unstable anyway, …

Microsoft announces Xbox Game Pass, Netflix-style gaming for the Xbox One (update)

Surprise!<p><b>Update:</b> The official page has been edited to remove mention of Windows 10 devices.<p>“It’s important to us that Xbox Game Pass provides an enjoyable and seamless experience,” a Microsoft spokesperson told Polygon. “Right now, we’re focused on launching Xbox Game Pass on Xbox One consoles and …

How to Use Siri to Search for Objects in Photos

Activate Siri by pressing and holding the Home button. Or say, "Hey Siri," if you have that function enabled.<p>Tell Siri something along the lines of, “Siri search Photos for [Object].” In this case, the objects we’re looking for are trees.<p>Unlock your phone (if it was locked).<p>Siri will show you all …

How to Get a Refund for an App Store or iTunes Purchase

Whether it’s a movie inadvertently downloaded after a night out, or the app you bought is broken in some way, there may come the time that you need …

Six Items That Should Never Be On Your To-Do List

Classic to-do lists don’t provide context or give a timeline, and they’re easy to ignore. Here’s how to make a better list.<p>Writing a to-do list seems like a tidy little way to keep track of what you need to accomplish, but it can fall short or even derail your success. To-do lists don’t provide …

Time Management

A few interesting facts about flying squirrels

Here's a closer look at some of the most amazing, and secretive, squirrels on the planet.<p>Bats are the only mammals that truly fly, but they aren't …

Squirrels

Simple text message crashes almost any iPhone

Apple makes iOS more secure with almost every update it rolls out, but there’s always a glitch somewhere that slips through the net.<p>The latest is a bug in iMessage that allows any iPhone running iOS 10 to iOS 10.1.1 to be crashed with a simple text message.<p>This may sound familiar; we’ve seen …

Text Messaging

How to Listen to Free Radio Stations in Apple Music without a Subscription

Open the Music app.<p>Tap the Radio tab at the bottom of the screen.<p>From here, you can select one of the featured shows and it will begin to play.<p>Or tap either Beat 1 Shows or Radio Stations. You can play what’s live on Beats 1, or you can select Radio Stations to see various genres from which to …

Apple Music

How to Automatically Clear Storage on Your Mac

<b>Problem:</b> Your old Mac has maxed out its hard drive’s storage space, preventing you from saving anything new.<p>Fortunately, with macOS Sierra, your Mac …

Operating Systems

There are 76,000 secret categories hidden in Netflix — here's how to see all of them

Netflix has over 76,000 categories of TV shows and movies, but you may never see most of these when you're browsing around for something new to watch. Fortunately, there are a few simple hacks that let you do a deeper dive into the streaming service.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Here's what Elon Musk, Richard Branson, and 29 other successful people ask job candidates during interviews

They're not in the habit of wasting time with dumb or irrelevant queries.<p>In fact, they often have one favorite go-to question they like to ask. This typically reveals everything they need to know about a job candidate.<p>Here are 31 of those questions.<p><i>Jacquelyn Smith, Alison Griswold, and Vivian Giang</i> …

How to Save Money With this AI App

You <i>know</i> you pay too much for cable—and Internet, and your cell phone. But you can't quite bring yourself to call a customer service number, listen to elevator music for countless long minutes, and <i>then</i> argue with someone over $5 a month. We get it.<p>But now you can save yourself the argument <i>and</i> get …

Mohu's wireless AirWave antenna makes cord-cutting simple

We got a peek at Mohu's wireless TV antenna last night, and this morning the company is releasing a few more details. The AirWave promises free TV "everywhere" across a variety of mobile and connected TV devices, because it catches the OTA signal and turns it into an IPTV stream for its app, sort …

How to Merge Duplicates in the People Album with iOS 10 on the iPhone

With iOS 10 on the iPhone, there’s a new album within the Photos app called People. Your iPhone looks at your pictures and groups photos with the same person together so you can easily find photos of them in the future. However, some people look different from one day to the next and the iPhone …

iOS

iOS 10.2: Tips and hidden secrets

Most of these tips should work on all iPhones or iPads that support iOS 10.2, but note that some are only available on newer devices.<p>Here is a quick …

App Store

Even diehard Apple fans will learn from this huge list of hidden iPhone tricks

In a post on Friday morning, I touched upon the increasingly common notion that iOS has gotten much more complex in recent years. Some users even …

How to screen share with iOS and macOS to help friends and family with new devices

Over that last month your friends and family have probably purchased or been gifted a range of new devices, and odds may be good that you’re the go-to for tech support. Sometimes it works to problem solve by voice or text message when you aren’t with the user in need, but it’s often better to see …

What Not To Do Anymore In 2017

The cord-cutter's guide to the best indoor antennas

You don't need to spend much money to get free TV. Indoor antennas cost as little as $10 and let you watch free TV programs over the air with your current television.<p>That's music to the ears of cord cutters looking to ditch that big cable TV bill. The next question, of course, is, "Which antenna …

Xbox One Downloads Should Now Be Way Faster

Microsoft has released a new system update for Xbox One, dramatically improving download speeds for games and apps.<p>According to the update notes, you'll get up to 80 percent faster speeds for Xbox One downloads if your home broadband speed is greater than 100 Mbps. If your connection speed is less …

Xbox offers a free game to celebrate 300 backward-compatible titles

Lost Odyssey is free until Dec. 31<p>Xbox is celebrating the addition of the three BioShock games to the Xbox One's backward compatibility catalog by offering one for free to everyone: <i>Lost Odyssey</i>.<p>Larry Hryb, better known as Xbox Live's Major Nelson, tweeted out the offer this afternoon. <i>Lost Odyssey</i> …

A vegan chain you've never heard of is expanding nationwide — and that should scare McDonald's

Steve Heeley, the CEO of the healthy fast-casual chain Veggie Grill, is betting that its burgers taste as good — or even better — than McDonald's Big Macs.<p>There's one big difference between the two: the former is 100% vegan. Veggie Grill's burgers are made of pea protein, while its "chicken" …