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DSLR tips for beginners: How to shoot better HD video

Maybe you initially bought a digital SLR for faster performance, better picture quality, more creative control, or all of the above. But then -- either before or after you got it home -- you realized you could use it as an HD video camera, too.<p>After you shot your first few movie clips, however, you …

Videography

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

WD My Cloud EX2 review: Everything a connected home needs - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The <b>WD My Cloud EX2</b> is speedy, easy to use and affordable. The server's mobile-enabled personal cloud feature is a bonus for frequent travelers.<p><b>The Bad</b> The mobile app supports a limited number of file formats for playback, has no search function, and doesn't allow you to sort by content …

How to reset Launchpad in Mavericks

Launchpad is the application launcher that Apple has included in OS X since Lion was released in 2011. It makes it dead easy to find and launch …

Operating Systems

How to use Remote Disc in Mavericks

No CD/DVD drive? No problem! Remote Disc enables you to share the CD/DVD drive of a remote Mac or PC on the same network<p>The CD/DVD drive is almost a …

MacBook Pro

[APK Download] Google Search Updated To v3.2 – Meet The Google Now Launcher [Update: A Lot More]

Google has pushed out an update to the Google Search app, which now means there's also an update to the Google Experience Launcher. We've got the APK …

How to enable guest browsing in Chrome for Windows

Have you ever gone back to your computer after letting someone use it for "just a second" and found it in disarray? Maybe they logged you out of all your accounts because they wanted to check Facebook or their e-mail. Or perhaps they did a little window-shopping on Amazon and now you're getting …

Google

Dayframe - Everything you need to know

One of the most simple and entertaining uses for Android has been the digital picture frame. By putting your device in a dock or just leaning it up against something, you can set a picture and have a little digital picture frame with you wherever you are. Dayframe, a new app from the developers who …

How to set up and start using Finder Tags on the Mac

Finder Tags are a quick and convenient way of organizing your documents and files into groups, making it easy to find from any Finder window you …

Operating Systems

How To Access Over 40 Gorgeous Secret Wallpapers In OS X Mavericks

- Oct 29, 2013<p>Apple is well known for bundling great wallpapers with OS X, and Mavericks comes with many fantastic wallpapers built in – but did you …

Star Command brings spaceships, aliens, and hilarity to Google Play

A particularly great space sim game made its way to Android today called Star Command. Players guide a vaguely Star Trekky crew through a wild and …

How to move a home folder in OS X

By default, the home folder for your OS X account will be located in the Users directory on your system's boot drive. You can, however, move this folder to a new location, such as to an external or secondary hard drive for better storage management, or even to a hidden folder on the system to keep …

Operating Systems

Options for checking free hard-drive space in OS X

When using your Mac, maintaining a small amount of free drive space is required to keep your system running optimally. While nothing stops you from adding files to your drive until it can hold no more, once you start encroaching on the last ~10GB-20GB of space, the system will not be able to manage …

MacBook Air

[Update: Funded] Pressy, A Physical Button That Plugs Into Your Headphone Jack, Reaches Nearly 1/4th Of Kickstarter Goal After Just One Day

Android phones are immensely customizable, but typically, these tweaks take place internally. We swap out launchers and keyboards like car floor mats …

Goodbye Google+ Messenger, hello G+ Photos

You might have noticed a new addition to the application drawer on your Android (provided you have the Google+ app installed) as well as the absence …

Philips grows Hue smartphone-controlled lighting lineup with $80 LivingColors Bloom, $90 LightStrips

There's no shortage of home automation solutions on the market, but none can touch the cool factor of Philips' Hue. The Android and iOS-controlled lighting solution consists of a base station that controls up to 50 different lights, including the company's existing LED Connected Bulb, and two new …

Getting the most out of Google Now voice actions

Google Now gets more and more powerful every day, which is aided by the fact that much of the processing it does is handed off to a Google data …

Samsung Galaxy S4 navigation secrets

Unadvertised hidden tips are sometimes the most useful. And the Galaxy S4 is packed with little tricks for getting around the interface. Here are a few. Now, you know you can swipe down from the top to access your notification bar in quick settings. You might also know that you can swipe left to …

How to set up a Chromecast

To hear Google tell it, you'd think its<p>Chromecastpractically installed itself. I can tell you from experience that this is not the case.<p>To Google's credit, Chromecast setup is a breeze compared with some of the hair-pulling experiences I've had involving the<p>Apple TV, for which I suspect Apple …

Google

10 Hidden Features of the GALAXY S4

What’s the first thing you did when you got a new GALAXY S4? Race home and play around until you think you’ve uncovered all the features? We’re …

BlackBerry launches Secure Work Space platform on Android

A secure area to keep all enterprise apps, data and communication safe without a VPN<p>Following up on its goal to have the products released by the end …

It's here: Your complete guide to the Galaxy S4

With so many features and extras packed into the Galaxy S4, where do you begin? With CNET's e-book guide, of course. Starting today, "Mastering the Galaxy S4" is available in Amazon's Kindle store for $3.99.<p>New to Android? We've got you. Google maven? You'll find plenty of hidden tips here, too. …

Galaxy S4

How to install Adobe Flash Player on an Android device

It’s been a long while now since Android ditched Adobe Flash in favor of HTML5, aiming to provide a better, faster, and more secure browsing experience. Of course, there’s still a great deal of content on the web that utilizes Flash. If you want to have access to this legacy content on your mobile …

15 best Android Widgets for your home screen!

Widgets have been around for a long time. It used to be one of the features that made Android better than iOS. These days, our reliance on widgets has waned. Between better designed apps, quick settings, Android Nougat’s app shortcuts, and more powerful notifications, there aren’t too many reasons …

Apps

Google Play Music : Everything You Need to Know!

Google Play Music

Google Play Services gives control of Android back to Google

With API services outside of the core operating system, Google is taking back control of Android<p>We didn't get a new version of Android this year at …

Everything you need to know about Google Play Music

Google’s Play Music has been around for some time now. It acted like your standard music player with a few bells and whistles thrown in, such as being able to play stream music instead of just off of your internal storage. The app had a really nice techno-themed design as well.<p>As you know, Google …

Hearst Magazines

Has your favorite show been canceled? - TODAY.com

Today<p>Gary Sinise on "CSI: NY," Dana Delany on "Body of Proof" and Matthew Perry on "Go On."<p>It's been a tough few days for television shows as networks gave the axe to programs that have been underperforming. Some were newbies ("How to Live With Your Parents") while others were much more established …