Instagram is still stubbornly mobile only. Until Instagram releases a desktop app, you are left to use third-party apps or access Instagram awkwardly through a browser if you want to see your feed on computer.
Typically, attacks against your WiFi router require a lengthy attempt to guess any codes and passwords. Not if you use 0xcite's new technique, however; the research firm has detailed a flaw in some router
You phone and computer are both powerful machines, but they can get even more powerful when you connect them. I'm not talking about plugging in a USB cable; instead there are apps out there that help desktop
The Good The Logitech Bluetooth keyboard case for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 sports a slim and lightweight water-resistant build. The tablet securely fits inside the case and the keyboard keys are to
Stories, videos, and our thoughts on big news you might have missed. Welcome to PM/AM, Popular Mechanics' morning briefing on the top science and tech stories for today. How does a huge company like Apple
Keep in touch with loved ones this summer even as you travel abroad. Now that there are so many smartphone apps that allow you to make free or inexpensive international phone calls, you have no excuse
Following the launch of a 64-bit beta version of Chrome for Windows 7 and 8 users last week, Google has quietly added 64-bit support to Chrome Canary for OS X, the experimental build of its Chrome web
Over time, your cloud storage might be hanging onto things you don't need anymore, or didn't even know you had. This is especially the case with Dropbox, since deleting files through the desktop app doesn't
After using the service for about five years, Čurn has come across one of the most terrifying, stomach-churning scenarios one could imagine when relying on cloud storage. More than 8,000 of his personal
A new German cloud storage startup is preparing to launch a service it bills as more secure than Dropbox, thanks to offering client-side encryption (which Dropbox does not). So far so SpiderOak et al.
Changing Planet Let’s go back 520 years ago to the year 1494 on the island of Vieques, off the southeast coast of Puerto Rico’s mainland. Tainos, the largest indigenous Caribbean population, were living
But starting this week, users can now search through that endless trove of pirated content directly on their smartphones and tablets now that Pirate Bay has launched a mobile-friendly version of its website.
A US appeal court ruling that undermines the principle of net neutrality could spell the end for the ideal of an open internet Want to know if someone is internet-savvy? Just ask them why anyone should
You can already reach for your phone, ask Google a question, and receive the answer within seconds. The forthcoming generation of wireless technology will be even faster, but it's not just about sheer
The Good The Manything app can transform your old iOS devices into surveillance cameras for free, and Manything's IFTTT channel adds additional home security and automation possibilities to the mix. The
In an effort to reach out to a wider audience than can usually be found standing in line at the local comic shop, Marvel chose TV show "The View" as the platform for making a big announcement about a Thor
It feels like my Canon Pixma inkjet is perpetually low on ink -- color ink, in particular. One of the three color ink tanks seems to be always low or out of ink. I often print a document in color when
When the full moon coincides with the closest point between the moon and Earth in the lunar orbit, a supermoon occurs. In 2014, the moon will appear unusually bright and full on the following dates: Saturday,
The internet is a valuable resource with which to conduct business, study, and play. However, while you are happily surfing the web, sinister elements at every turn threaten to steal your data or render
Taking photos of fireworks is not as difficult as you might think. Rather than pointing your smartphone or dSLR toward the sky and hoping for the best, keep these tips in mind before setting off to watch
Google on Wednesday announced an update to the Android operating system at its I/O developer conference in San Francisco. The latest version, code-named Android L, includes a revamped notification system,
Have you ever wished you could just get rid of the annoying popup message on a site that is blocking the actual content? BehindTheOverlay is a Chrome extension that does exactly that. You can grab it from