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How to Stop Snoring

Some 37 million Americans snore, making grunting, whistling, choking, snorting, and/or buzz-saw-like sounds on a regular basis, according to the …

How Long to Keep Tax Records

Unless you’re living in the 123-room Spelling Manor, you probably don’t have space to store massive amounts of tax and insurance paperwork, …

Smarter Driver: How to spot a flooded car

Flooded cars are a nightmare -- basically junk, no matter how good they look, and they get resold all over the US. Brian Cooley shares some tips on how to spot a car that's been for a swim.

The free and easy way to back up your iPhone photos

How many photos do you have in your phone? Hundreds? Thousands, even? I bet you'd hate to lose them. And yet phones get lost, stolen and broken every day. Are you playing it safe?<p>Apple's iCloud affords a backup of sorts, but doesn't really give you a way to access your photos via anything except …

How to prepare your PC for Windows 10

Windows 10 is set to arrive on July 29. The update will be free for the first year for qualifying Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 users. You can find out if you qualify for the free upgrade here.<p>In addition to an improved design and better functionality, Windows 10 marks the return of a real …

Get Out Your Gas Grill | Gas Grill Reviews - Consumer Reports

• Check for gas leaks by mixing a small amount of dishwashing liquid and water in a spray bottle. With the hose connected to the propane tank, spray …

How to configure your Location Services on your iPad

Privacy is a big deal–especially these days. Luckily with iOS 8 you’ve got options when it comes to personalizing your privacy settings. One of the more configureable settings within Privacy is Location Services. Location based services are a hot topic these days, especially as we become more and …

Mobile Devices

How to set-up and configure Notifications on your iPad

Notification Center has an all new look in iOS 8. Configuring how and which notifications you receive from your arsenal of downloaded apps doesn’t have to be rocket science. If you are new to iOS, are having difficulties setting up notifications on your iPad, or you have no idea what Notification …

Apps

52 indoor security cameras for a safer smart home

30 tips every new iOS 8 user should know

The Essential Roadside Repair Kit | MC Garage

Motorcyclists like to think of themselves as the cowboys of the open road, tough and self-reliant. But when something goes wrong—a flat tire or an …

Motorcycle Photography, Part II

I once shot a billboard for Ducati with a penlight—and I was paid with a Hypermotard.<p>That got your attention didn’t it? Being a photographer is a lot like being a magician. Sometimes the best tricks are the simple ones, just done extremely well. Today I’m going to show you one of my motorcycle …

Motorcycle Photography 101

I’m a photographer of many things. I shoot live music, portraits and fashion, but my favorite subjects have wheels—and more specifically, two wheels.<p>There are many ways to photograph a motorcycle. You can shoot it while riding, racing, or wrenching. Or when it’s just leaning on the kickstand at a …

Going Paperless: A Framework for Searching in Evernote

One of the most frequently-asked questions I get in my capacity as Evernote’s Ambassador for Paperless Lifestyle is how I organize my notebooks and …

Going Paperless: A Closer Look at How I Organize My Notes In Evernote

Of all of the questions I get in my capacity as Evernote’s ambassador for paperless lifestyle, the one asked most frequently is: “How do you organize …

How to make your car's engine look showroom fresh

Last time we saw Larry Kosilla of Ammo NYC and the YouTube show Drive Clean, he was initiating the resurrection of a 1966 Porsche 912. Going beyond the body, the automotive world's Mr. Clean next lays his gloved hands and brushes on the engine bay, demonstrating how to scour the powerplants of a …

How to make Windows 8 look like Windows 7

Windows 8 is provoking a Marmite-like reaction among users, but that doesn't mean you'll fall directly into the love or hate camps. It's more likely …

Software

Wrenching Tips: How to bring a non-starting car back to life

<i>The face of a modern day Dr Frankenstein</i><p>Medically or magically, few feats impress more than reviving the dead. If we issued Hoon Merit Badges, …

Home networking explained, part 4: Wi-Fi vs. internet

<i>Editors' note: This post is part of a series and is regularly updated. For the other parts, check out the related stories below.</i><p>Wi-Fi and internet are two different things. Let me say it again: they are two different things.<p>For years now, the term Wi-Fi has often been synonymous with access to the …

Home networking explained, part 3: Taking control of your wires

<b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This post is part of a regularly updated series. For the other parts, check out the related stories below.</i><p>All home networks start with a network cable. Even if you plan on using all wireless clients, in most cases you will still need at least one cable to connect the wireless router …

Home networking explained, part 2: Optimizing your Wi-Fi network

<b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This post is part of an ongoing series. For the other parts, check out the related stories, below.</i><p>Getting a Wi-Fi signal to every corner of your home can be a challenging task, especially if you have a large house or one with lots of thick walls. But there are things you can do to …

Home networking: Everything you need to know

<b>Editors' note:</b> This story was originally published on Dec. 9, 2014, and has been updated frequently with latest information.<p>When it comes to home networking, there's a soup of technical terms, LAN, WAN, broadband, Wi-Fi, CAT5e, just to name a few. If you're having a hard time with these basic …

Home networking explained, part 5: Setting up a home router

<b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This article was first published on March 26, 2013 and updated on July 1, 2016 with up-to-date information.</i><p>It might seem like a daunting task to set up a new home router. But it doesn't have to be if you understand the most common way routers are managed: through the web interface. …