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18 Amazing Tricks Only Netflix Pros Know

Spend a good portion of your free time cuddled up in front of Netflix? Hey, us too! You'd think all those minutes in front of the screen would …

How to avoid a refurb when buying a used iPhone

A quick check can ensure you are buying what was once a new, retail model and not a refurbished or replacement unit.<p>When you are kicking the tires on a used iPhone ($999.99 at T-Mobile USA), there is no Carfax report you can turn to for the iPhone version of a vehicle history. You can inspect the …

T-Mobile

This trick will save you hours of debating what to watch on Netflix

Have you ever logged into Netflix and gone through the recommended categories looking for something new to watch only to find nothing catching your eye? Despite having gone on a Disney movie binge, maybe I want to look through something other than "Feel-good Animation" or "Children & Family …

Entertainment

The 10 most useful things you can do in Excel

Every Excel user has their own favorite tip. So we decided to bring some method, data, and science to bear in this hotly debated topic.<p>We consulted the research of 30 of the world's leading Excel experts, our own internal Excel experts, grouped up and consolidated the emerging features, and applied …

How to win an argument, even when you're wrong

I taught him a technique that I have found incredibly powerful. So powerful, you can even use it to great effect, with evil intent.<p>I'm not suggesting that you'd do this, but I do love a good debate. It's possible there may have been times, at a dinner party or two, where I've used this approach to …

Apple detox: Switching from an iPhone to an Android device without missing a beat

So you’ve decided that maybe the grass is greener on the other side, and you’re all set to make the trip across the Android bridge. In this guide, …

Android News

Five ground-breaking figures from black history... and the impact they had on Manchester

“For the benefit of Mr Kite, there shall be a show tonight, on trampoline...”<p>The famous lyric - from the Beatles’ album Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely …

iOS 11 killed my battery life. Here's how I finally revived it and you can, too

An hour after upgrading to iOS 11, my iPhone 7 Plus phone was at 30%. It was 11 a.m. and I had barely used it.<p>An hour later, another update came out: 11.0.1. I updated again, so then it made it until about noon.<p>If you just upgraded your iPhone, there's a really good chance you're noticing a serious …

Apps

8 changes experts made to vastly improve the real résumé of a mid-level job hunter

As an experienced talent acquisition professional, Lewis (not his real name) knew his résumé would be held to a higher caliber.<p>Despite his years of experience in the recruitment field, he says even he needed help pulling the right information together for his résumé so he could better highlight his …

The most crowdfunded watch company ever is making $1,000+ luxury watches affordable for everyone

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Image via @filippoloretiwatches on Instagram<p>Luxury watches are categorized by superior quality, beautiful designs, and of course, high …

6 display settings you should be using in Windows 10

Use Window 10's built-in tools to tune your display.<p>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 …

Software

This site expertly pairs fonts using machine learning

As any typography nerd will tell you, pairing fonts on a design project isn’t as simple as you might think. Depending on your objective (to create balance or to tension, or to showcase a particular piece of content, for example), there are various approaches you can take. But what if you’re a …

How to record phone calls on iOS and Android

Of the many things your phone can do, automatically recording a phone call is not one of them. Perhaps not including that feature is a security …

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 …

Boost your recall with a memory palace

A new study shows that this ancient mnemonic technique works.<p>Memories are an incredibly important part of human cognition. We use memories to learn …

This Video Explains the Basics of Low Angle Photo Composition

Your camera’s angle can completely change the look of your photo. When you shoot subjects from a low angle, they tend to look larger and more …

Photography

A Video Guide to Help You Find the Perfect Fitting Dress Shirt Every Time

You could buy the most expensive and nicest looking dress shirt at the store, but if it doesn’t fit <i></i>right it just looks wrong. This video shows you …

Clothing

How to experience hot new luxury hotels at a discount

Years ago, I managed to get my name on a roster of seat-fillers for theatres debuting shows in London's West End. At noon, I'd get an e-mail offering a free preview, and by 7:30, I'd be sipping chardonnay out of a plastic cup in the stalls, waiting for curtain-up. Nine times out of 10, the show was …

Top 10 Ways to Speed Up Old Technology

Even if you are building a brand new computer, odds are you have some old gear around the house you’d like to get as much life out of as possible. …

7 Ways to Improve Your Writing, According to Experts

Sometimes you don’t know what you want to say. Other times you don’t know the right way to say it. And very often you can’t get your butt in the …

Messages in iOS 10: How to Install and Use Sticker Packs

In iOS 10, the simple Messages app you're familiar with has transformed from a bare bones texting platform into a fun, interactive communication service that takes advantage of games, apps, drawings, stickers, message effects, and more.<p>Following in the footsteps of apps like Facebook and Line, …

Apps

The 14 Best Adults-Only Resorts in Punta Cana

Punta Cana is commonly -- and justifiably -- said to have the finest beaches in the Caribbean. Located on the Dominican Republic's easternmost tip, …

Dominican Republic

'Back in my day' widget shows how much prices have changed over the decades

Ever wondered how the much the cost of homes , cars and groceries today compares to the prices paid by your parents or grandparents?<p>Well now there's …

19 Instagrams You Should Follow If You're Slightly Obsessed With Pretty Handwriting

Say yes to penmanship porn.

Typography

The 8 Most Romantic Hotels in Iceland

So you and your S.O. have already done the exotic beach trip, the wine-country tour, and the rustic cabin thing. Need a new idea for a romantic …

European Travel

Pomodoro Technique: You work fewer hours, but achieve more

Chris Winfield used to work anywhere from 60 to 100 hours a week. He now aims for 16.7 hours a week – and is far more productive, as well as leading a more balanced, sane life.<p>The 16.7 hours is devoted to what we sometimes call "real work" – the time not spent in meetings, responding to e-mail, …

Microsoft is still driving some Windows 7 users crazy with nagging ads to upgrade

If you're running Windows 7 on a machine capable of using Windows 10, chances are you getting swamped with ads from Microsoft telling you to upgrade.<p>Last month, Microsoft said it accidentally tried to make Windows 7 and 8 machines automatically upgrade to Windows 10 and said it fixed its …

Here's where you should vacation this winter to get the most for your money and soak up the sun

Consistently frequented by Aussies, Southeast Asia is an ideal getaway regardless of the type of holiday you have in mind.<p>The climate is tropical, you have plenty of opportunities to immerse yourself in local cultures, and the price of nearly everything is vastly cheaper than what you'll find back …

Canada's refugee acceptance falls far short of Stephen Harper's claims

Canada in 41st, not 1st place, as 'per capita refugee receiver in the world'<p>The Harper government has long portrayed Canada as the country most open …

Syrian refugees: Which countries welcome them, which ones don't

<b>(CNN) —</b> The expanding Syrian refugee crisis highlights the differences among countries that welcome desperate migrants and those that don't.<p>Some 4.1 million Syrians are fleeing a homeland riven by more than four years of civil war. Some countries have taken in so many migrants it's caused a …

Refugees