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Evernote Adds Ability to Transcribe Voice-to-Text Notes via AirPods, BeatsX, and More

Note-taking app Evernote was updated over the weekend with a new feature that allows you to connect your Bluetooth headphones to the app and use them to record audio and transcribe voice-to-text notes. The company says that as long as the headphones have a microphone they will work, so if you own …

Apps

13 High-tech Gifts to Get Dad for Father’s Day

If your dad gave you a Father’s Day wishlist right now, chances are it would probably include tons of practical pieces of gear and none of the …

Gear & Gadgets

Stop complaints about slow Wi-Fi for good with 5 fixes for laggy Internet

Is buffering getting in the way of your binging? Kids blaming laggy Internet for losing online games? Wish your iPad could connect while curling up with an ebook in bed?<p>Good news: You have a few options to improve the speed, range, and overall performance of your wireless network.<p>The following tips …

Wi-Fi

20 Things You've Been Doing Wrong in the Kitchen Your Entire Life

Are you scrambling eggs, making chocolate chip cookies, and measuring pasta the right way? It might not seem obvious, but there are plenty of basic things you could be doing the "wrong" way in the kitchen. There's somewhat of an art to cutting a lime, cooking chicken, mincing garlic, and roasting …

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Say hello to the new Gmail with self-destructing messages, email snoozing and more

Today, Google is launching the biggest revamp of Gmail in years. The company is bringing to the flagship Gmail service many (but not all) of the features it trialed in Inbox for Gmail, and adding a few new ones, too. With those new features, which we first reported earlier this month, the company …

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How to use Google Duo, the video calling app that's better than Apple's FaceTime and works on any phone

Now, I'm a huge fan of the Pixel 2. It's my favorite Android phone on the market, and I'm considering making the switch once I pay off my iPhone 6s.<p>My problem was that my sister lives nearly 400 miles away from me, and she has two young kids. By switching to an Android phone, she seemingly …

Review: For just $29, the PaMu truly wireless earbuds are surprisingly good AirPod competitors

A few weeks ago, we wrote about PaMu, unique wireless earphones on Indiegogo that start at <b>$29</b>. Well, we were able to get our hands on a pair of PaMu’s headphones to let you know if they’re worth it, even at the <b>$29</b> price point. After a week of testing, it seems PaMu could give the current truly …

The One Router Setting Everyone Should Change (But No One Does)

The vast majority of home Wi-Fi users don't know the first thing about keeping their routers secure, a new survey finds.<p>Eighty-two percent of 2,205 …

Google Keeps a Record of Your ENTIRE Search History. Here’s How to Delete It in 4 Easy Steps

You can also download a file of your entire search history.<p>YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry …

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This Trick Helped Me Finally Get Healthy and Lose Weight in My 50s

A couple of years ago, my doctor warned that my blood sugar levels had been consistently high for two consecutive years (one year is a possible anomaly, two years is a pattern). So high, she was worried that I was on the cusp of being prediabetic. I got the dreaded lecture, "You need to cut your …

Fitness

8 Cool New Gadgets You Didn’t Know You Needed

Technology is constantly evolving and with each new day comes a new gadget to make your life a little easier, a lot more enjoyable, and sometimes …

Gear & Gadgets

News: 23 Cool New Features in iOS 11.3 for iPhone

While iOS 11.3 doesn't have as many new features as iOS 11.2, there's still a lot to love about Apple's latest update for iPad, iPhone, and iPod …

This Simple Email Trick Can Save You Hours a Day

1 Second Everyday co-founder Cesar Kuriyama has a hack that takes 10 minutes, but will save you from email overload<p>Your inbox is one of the most dangerous places to start your day. As one entrepreneur put it, starting with your email is like handing today's agenda to someone else. It automatically …

The complete guide to spring cleaning your computer

Blow away those digital cobwebs<p>If you want to keep your house clean, you need to dust it regularly; if you want your car to run well, you should service it annually; and if you want your computer to stay speedy and responsive, it needs its own maintenance—a digital spring clean.<p>We're not just …

Operating Systems

10 Tips for Better Sheet-Pan Dinners

By Anna Stockwell<p>If your sheet-pan dinners consist of a jumble of random ingredients, you need to read this.<p>A sheet-pan dinner—where everything is roasted all together on one rimmed baking sheet—is a weeknight go-to for us, and not just because it means less dishes to wash. The best sheet-pan …

Cooking

How to Make the Best Fried Rice Every Time

Fried rice is one of those dishes you can make with pretty much anything you have in your pantry. As long as you have the titular rice, you can toss in whatever veggies, proteins, and sauces you prefer for a meal in a pinch or on a budget. If it’s your first time, or you’ve been trying and failing …

These apps will help you make the most out of your Apple TV

The Apple TV may not have topped our list of the best streaming boxes you can buy, but it’s still a great product, especially if you’re all-in on the …

5 Beginner Strength Training Tips Emma Stone's Trainer Uses With All His Clients

Jason Walsh has become one of the go-to trainers in Hollywood for getting clients stronger than ever. He's worked with Emma Stone, Brie Larson, and …

10 Email Productivity Tools That Will Make You Fall in Love Again With Your Inbox

Check out these tools to pause your email, filter your email, automatically reply to your email and more.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're like most office professionals, you spend a lot of time emailing. You have to delegate tasks, give updates, exchange …

Do you need a VPN? Quite possibly. Here's why.

Even if you don't think you're being tracked online, you are.<p>Your internet service provider (ISP) can see everything you do. While there probably …

Privacy

Smoky Baked Rice with Chorizo & All the Garlic (No Peeling, Chopping, Mess)

Tucked inside Claudia Roden’s <i>The Food of Spain</i> (a massive tome that encompasses the country’s regional cuisines) is a recipe for Baked Rice with Chickpeas and Currants (Arroz al Horno con Pasas y Garbanzos). What caught my attention wasn’t a picture or any unusual ingredients, but the instruction …

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5 simple tech upgrades that'll make your car a lot smarter

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>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>YouTube / ROAV Although I really love driving, there's little I know about cars beyond which pedals to push and how to refill the gas …

Tech Trends

10 iPhone texting tips you'll wish you'd known all along

These are the not-so-obvious tips iPhone pros use.<p>If your iPhone ($499.99 at Cricket Wireless) is constantly binging and buzzing and you are continually apologizing for missing texts and not responding in a timely fashion, then it might be time to dig in to some of the features in iMessage that can …

Text Messaging

Hackers Are Targeting Your Mobile Phone. Here Are 15 Ways to Slow Them Down

Mobile phones have become the new prey of choice for hackers and other nefarious individuals. Once compromised, our phones offer easy access to our personal and financial information, giving hackers the ability to sell that information on the dark web and to ransom our information.<p>But despite the …

20 Tech Gift That Are Perfect For Dad This Holiday Season

Whether you have a dad who speaks internet or not, there's no doubt getting him a tech gift will make him feel extra special this year. If he happens to be on top of the latest trends, try finding him an item he doesn't have. Or if he's not super into gadgets, get him a new product that's easy and …

10 Gadget Gifts for Less Than $20

The holidays are upon us, but this year, you won’t have to break the bank to shop for all of your friends and family. Below are 10 Gadget Gifts ideal …

Wireless Charging

Eight Gmail add-ons you didn’t know you needed

Upgrade your inbox.<p>Gmail is one of the strongest email clients currently available. But you won't unlock its true potential until you start installing some of its add-ons: free third-party plug-ins that integrate neatly into the Gmail interface and help you do more with your messages. And with the …

Apps

9 Gmail hacks you need to know since they will basically change your online life

Whether we like it or not, so much of our life revolves around our email. Checking, replying, vigorously unsubscribing — emails are so needy. Which …

Ditch the Monthly Gym Fees — Get Fit With These 5 YouTube Channels

It’s Monday night, and the siren song of your comfy couch and that “Game of Thrones” you recorded has you skipping the gym. Again. What’s it been now …

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 …

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