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How to set up a new Mac from a Time Machine backup

One of the primary benefits of using Time Machine is that it allows you to restore your backup on a new Mac or a new OS X installation. This makes it …

Operating Systems

(2018) How to Change Auto Lock Time on iPhone & iPad (& Fix "iPhone Keeps Locking" Bug)

If your iPhone keeps going to lock screen after showing a black screen and then a spinning wheel—we've got a fix below. At the beginning of this article, we're going to show you how to fix the "iPhone keeps locking" problem many iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 users running iOS 11 are having. If you simply …

IPhone 8

Make a Speakerphone Call with Siri from iPhone

You certainly know that Siri can make phone calls from the iPhone with voice commands, but with new versions of iOS you have another great option; …

OS X

How to See Only the Notifications That Are Important to You

If important notifications keep getting buried under less significant ones in Notification Center, you can easily change the order they are shown to you, and even determine whether you see them at all.<p>Go to Settings > Notifications and then select Sort Manually. Then tap Edit in the upper right …

Apps

The Millennial's Guide to Great Skin

If you were born between the early ‘80s and the early 2000s, congratulations—you’re a millennial. So what does that mean for your skin care? Well, …

14 Things You Can Do in Windows 10 That You Couldn't Do in Windows 8

Did you hear there’s a new version of Windows in town? If your Windows 8-toting friends ask you exactly what you can do with the new Windows 10 that …

How To: Squeeze More From Your MacBook’s Battery

Turn off the Eye Candy (Transparency)<p>Eye Candy is pretty, that’s why we like it. But those transparency visual effects on the menus uses more system …

Apple Music Reportedly Has 10 Million Subscribers

Reports indicate that Apple Music has gained approximately ten million subscribers in the short time it has become available. Apple hasn't released official numbers, but Apple CEO Tim Cook did say "Millions and millions" in his recent earnings call. This is a big gain for a new service, although …

Apple Music

10 iPhone Apps That Will Make Your Life and Work Much Easier | Inc.com

As an entrepreneur, corporate board member, and mom of two teenage sons, I have ambitious goals that motivate and inspire me. I’m always looking for opportunities to streamline my work and get the important things done.<p>The right mobile apps are indispensable for work and life. For me, the …

Apps

The Genius Reason Why You Need to Use Orange and Green Concealers

It's the trick to covering any blemish.<p>If you've ever tried covering a bright red pimple with skin-colored foundation and cried a little inside because the redness still peeped through, chances are it's because you're not correcting the color first.<p>Using orange and green concealers might sound …

Migrating from Rdio or Spotify to Apple Music now takes just one click

Maybe you’re like me, and you’re interested in trying Apple Music. Maybe, though, you feel locked in to Rdio or Spotify, because over the years you’ve set up an extensive library of favorites and playlists. Favorites and playlists you count on.<p>Well, good news! Migrating your whole life to Apple …

Apple Music

Your Guide to Pregnancy Skin Issues and Solutions by Trimester

I've pretty much had the same skin type since college: combination—a bit shiny on my nose and forehead in the summer, a bit peely on my cheeks and around my lips in the winter, with a couple of scant breakouts that appear around my jawline three days before each period. Sure, a few lines and …

What Does HDR Mean? Take Gorgeous Photos with HDR on iPhone

What is HDR photography on iPhone and why would I want to use it? HDR stands for High Dynamic Range. It works to balance the shadows and highlights of a photo so that neither are being favored or ignored. Basically, HDR on iPhone is done by combining three different exposures into a single shot. …

Mobile Photography

The Windows 7 Upgrade to Windows 10 Isn't So Scary After All

Upgrading to Windows 10 from Windows 7 is not quite as seamless as the move from Windows 8.1, but it’s close. You get to keep your applications and …

See a Woman Demonstrate 100 Years of German Beauty Trends in 1 Minute

Yes, beauty trends from both sides of the Berlin Wall are depicted.<p>You'll notice something a little different about this latest installment of the "100 Years of Beauty" series from Cut Video. Episode 10 demonstrates popular German hair and makeup trends from the last century. Starting in 1950, when …

What Was The First Piece of Tech You Saved Up To Buy?

When I was a kid in the early ‘90s, laptops were insanely expensive and out of reach. Instead, I knew I had to have a Brother word processor. It was …

How To Wipe a Mac Before Selling or Donating It

It’s likely that you have already moved your old Mac’s data to your new machine. However, it’s always a good idea to have a backup around, just in …

Windows 10 will save Microsoft from itself after the Windows 8 disaster

But Windows 10, which officially launches on Wednesday, July 29th, is a real return to form for Microsoft. And it may have saved Microsoft from itself.<p>Windows 8 was a flop, by most standards. Circa 2014, the 13-year-old Windows XP was still more widely used than the two-year-old Windows 8. In fact, …

These Vintage Photos Of Supermodels Are So Beautiful It Hurts

Today when we think of top models, we think of the Gigi Hadids and Kendall Jenners of the world. But before these leggy ladies, there were some pretty iconic faces that paved the way.<p>Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford and Kate Moss are just a few of the models who walked catwalks, starred in ad …

Parallels 11 to Support Always On Support for Windows 10 Cortana Virtual Assistant

A leaked product page on the Australian Parallels page, (since removed), indicates that version 11 of the popular virtual machine software will …

How to Be a Summer Bombshell

<b>Summer Saviors</b><br>Looking for a remedy for sun burns, melted makeup, and a flushed complexion? <i>W</i>’s editors share their secrets for surviving the heat.<p><b>The Secret to Sexy Hair</b><br>Celebrity stylist Harry Josh reveals all.<p><b>Fit to Be Thai</b><br>After cleansing and detoxing her way around the globe, spa junkie Sandra …

9 tips and tricks to get the most out of your iPhone's email app

Luckily, there are a few features in iOS that make it easy to save drafts, type emails faster, and see your newest emails on your lock screen right away.<p>Here are a few pointers that can help you get the most out of the Mail app on your iPhone.<p><i>(Note: These tips work on iPhones running iOS 8, Apple's</i> …

Copy Ashley Benson’s Pink-on-Pink-on-Pink Makeup Look for Summer

There have been a lot of makeup trends making headlines these days (even just <i>wearing</i> makeup — who can forget the half-made-up face trend about the power of makeup that went viral recently?). Terms like strobing and baking and even clown contouring have us updating our makeup bags.<p>Besides our fave …

See How Undereye Liner Can Amp Up Your Look

Just when we thought we'd mastered the cat-eye, here comes another runway look that has been turning heads. Enter the boho-spirited undereye liner. …

How to create a partition on your Time Machine external hard drive

Time Machine is extremely easy to use, and its flexibility makes it a great solution for keeping your Mac backed up safely. But with external drives …

Linux

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

Use This Blush Trick to Fake a Ski-Slope Glow

It may still be summer outside, but we're already dreaming of the gorgeous ski slope looks. Not only can the fashion be chic and divine, but so can …

How to Share Contact Information from Your iPhone

Do you often find yourself typing out phone numbers or addresses into a text when you need to share one contact's information with another contact? Well, you'll be happy to hear that there's a much easier way to share that information<b>—</b>and it doesn't involve copy and pasting or tediously typing it …

Apps

The world's first plus-size supermodel is working to solve a $9 billion problem

Full-figured women are more than willing to spend money on trendy clothing items, but complain that few retailers are providing women with fashionable options that work for them.<p>Melissa Aronson, known professionally as Emme, is widely recognized as the world's first plus-size supermodel. She …

Lazy Girls! Here’s How to Get Away With Dirty Hair All Week

Washing your hair every day can actually do more harm than good to your locks, but it can be difficult to master the art of *not* washing your hair as frequently as you’d like to. We have news for you skeptics: It can be done! Yep, you can make it through an entire work week without lathering up if …