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Protect your identity by deleting your internet presence

It's tough-nearly impossible, in fact-to completely delete yourself from the internet. TechRepublic's Dan Patterson and Brandon Vigliarolo discussed …

Information Systems

These adorable Fingerlings robo-monkeys are the latest must-have affordable gadget

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

Robotics

First Pot-Focused Fund Lets Americans Legally Invest In Hot Biz

It's been difficult for Americans to legally invest in the world's booming marijuana business but a new online fund will let you do it at the click of a mouse.<p>Canadians are bringing a new meaning to the term "investor high," with the world's first marijuana-focused exchange-traded fund opening on …

Cannabis
Consumer Tech

Ledger grabs $7 million for its cryptocurrency hardware wallets

Things are going incredibly well for Ledger these days. People find bitcoins, ethers and other cryptocurrencies exciting again. And the French startup just raised a $7 million Series A round to make hardware security devices ubiquitous.<p>MAIF Avenir, XAnge, Wicklow Capital, GDTRE, Libertus Capital, …

Digital Currency

The best ways to back up all your photos to the cloud

Keep your digital memories safe<p>If your mobile phone (or laptop) falls in a lake, what happens to those years of digital photos you've been saving up? Unless you've got them safely backed up somewhere else, they're likely to be gone forever. Which is why getting them synced to the cloud is such a …

Software

How I Turned My WordPress Blog into a Five-Figure Business

In 2013, I was working in a design agency in London, while dreaming about entrepreneurship and traveling the world.<p>One day, an idea struck me. Most …

Small Business

12 features you probably didn't know exist on WhatsApp

But there's a lot more to the Facebook-owned messaging service — which surpassed 1 billion users in February 2016— than most of its users possibly know.<p>We take you through some of its most useful but less well-known features, including how to get WhatsApp on your computer, how to switch phone …

Apps

How to Capitalize on Instagram as a Small Business

Since it was first introduced five years ago, Instagram has overtaken Twitter to become the social media’s rising star for businesses. The platforms …

Bitcoin is 'a great hedge against the system' and could be the new gold

Gold has traditionally been seen as a "safe haven" asset by investors — when uncertainty and risk is high, gold seems like a safe bet. (For a good explanation of why people think this, read our interview with "Made in Chelsea" start-turned-gold miner Francis Boulle.)<p>Bitcoin, likewise, has attracted …

Cryptocurrency

5 tricks to free up space on your Android phone

Is your microSD card not enough? Here are some quick ways to reclaim storage space.<p>It doesn't matter if your Android phone has expandable storage via a microSD card -- you fill up whatever space you're given, whether it's 32GB or 200GB. Here are some easy ways to free up storage on your Android …

Apps

5 ways to safeguard your privacy on Instagram

Protecting your privacy is important across all social networks and Instagram is no exception.<p>With over 500 million monthly users, the potential …

Protect your privacy during Trump’s reign: A hacker’s guide to being cyber-safe

Protecting individual privacy from government intrusion is older than American democracy<p><i>This article was originally published on The Conversation.</i><p>Protecting individual privacy from government intrusion is older than American democracy. In 1604, the attorney general of England, Sir Edward Coke, …

Information Systems

xHamster breach pops 380,000 porn account login details on the internet

xHamster users might want to take a break from watching porn and update their passwords right about now as hackers have leaked thousands of porn account login credentials on the internet.<p>Subscription-based breach notification service LeakBase has shared a hefty list of compromised login details …

Best apps to watch TV on Android free

Best apps to watch TV on Android free. Watch Popular TV channels from the comfort of your favorite place, always with your Android phone.

HugeDomains.com - LifeInfotech.com is for sale (Life Infotech)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Keeping your secrets safe on Amazon, Google, Facebook and Netflix

When a relationship gets serious, we start to share more of our lives. We borrow each other’s cars. We move in together. Inevitably, we start sharing each other’s technology and even our passwords.<p>But your device says a lot about you: Your pastimes, your taste in music, your curiosities and the …

60 heavily discounted Best Buy Black Friday deals you don't want to miss

Get your wallet out because it's shopping season.<p>Best Buy just released its shopping deals for Black Friday, the biggest shopping event of the …

66 Ways to Protect Your Privacy Right Now

Ah, the joys of the connected life: opportunities to engage with global communities, be educated and entertained, and shop with ease. But these go …

Information Systems

Have an idea for an Android app but don't know how to develop it?

<i>The AA Picks team is on the prowl for things we think our readers will value. If we make an affiliate partnership to reduce the costs of purchases, then we may see a share of revenue.</i><p>Ever had a great idea for a mobile app?<p>Maybe you’ve got a gripping story and compelling gameplay, or maybe just …

Google Play

The best things to do in the Bronx

Here are the best things to do in the Bronx, whether you’re hoping to enjoy one of the biggest and best NYC parks, looking to grab a truly delicious …

The best personal trainers in NYC

Never used a personal trainer? NYC’s best coaches will convert you in no time. Because, be honest, even if you’ve signed up for the best gyms or …

Access Netflix’s Hidden Categories With These Simple Secret Codes

Cruising through Netflix categories can be fun — that is, until it’s not, and we’re not just talking about your embarrassing viewing history (which, FYI, can totally be deleted). Spending time checking out what our top streaming service offers can reveal old faves and new possibilities while we …

Anime

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Best Bluetooth Headphones for Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge to Enjoy Your Desired Audio

Smartphones like Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge need special care. The more you take them in hands, the more they lose their lustre. Hence, it is …

Google's new Udacity course will help beginners learn to write Android apps

Google and Udacity have offered Android app development courses in the past, but none quite like this.<p>The two companies have just announced the Android Basics Nanodegree, which consists of a set of courses that will teach you how to build simple Android apps, even if you have little or no …

Android News
Mobile Technology

Bluetooth 5 launching June 16, big speed and range improvements coming

Bluetooth Special Interest Group’s Mark Powell announced that the fifth-generation of the ubiquitous wireless standard is coming soon.<p>Bluetooth 5 is supposed to offer extended range and faster transfer rates than its predecessors with up to 2x the range and 4x the transfer speeds. This will make …

Audiophile

How to tell if someone is stealing your Wi-Fi?

Is your Wi-Fi connection sometimes a little sluggish or unresponsive? Perhaps your monthly allowance seems to run out a little too quickly? If that’s the case, then it’s possible that someone might be piggybacking on your home wireless network. This guide will walk you through a few tips to check …

Wi-Fi