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30 Insanely Useful Websites You Probably Don’t Know About

The Internet never ceases to amaze; it’s simultaneously the best resource for learning, the biggest tool for relieving boredom, and – ahem – the best …

Ninja

7 Things to Do With Old RAM Modules

Advertisement<p>If you’ve ever upgraded your PC or laptop, there’s a very good chance that the process involved inserting some more RAM. Boosting …

Arduino

Ugh, Still Using Wikipedia? These Alternatives Are More Reliable

Wikipedia is the first website many of us go to when we want to learn about a new topic, double-check a fact, or do some preliminary research for a …

Wikipedia

9 Reasons to Switch to Vivaldi Browser Today

If you’re happy with your current browser, that’s totally fine — I don’t expect one article will convince you to up and migrate somewhere else. But …

Surfing

Sarahah and Other Yik Yak Alternatives for Honest Anonymous Feedback

Anonymity is one of the internet’s greatest offerings. You can easily mask your identity online, while still getting to do and say what you want to. …

Social Media

Smart Lighting Showdown: Bluetooth Smart vs. Wi-Fi vs. ZigBee

It seems everyone is selling smart lighting products How to Set Up Smart Lights So They Don't Annoy Everyone How to Set Up Smart Lights So They Don't …

Home Automation

10 Apps You Didn’t Know Were in the Windows Store

Finally. Almost a decade after Apple launched its App Store and more than five years after the Windows Store first became available to the public in …

Windows Store

5 New Google Apps You Need to Check Out

Google is such a massive corporation now that it’s difficult to keep track of everything happening with it. While big announcements like the new …

Google Apps

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Bye Bye Chrome! Why We Switched to Firefox

There was a time when Chrome truly sat atop the throne as Browser King, but those days are long gone. The gap has closed, and depending on who you …

Software

10 Chrome Extensions You Should Uninstall Right Now

Browser extensions can make your life better. But they can also be hiding nefarious secrets — using lots of system resources, collecting your data, …

Software

How to Get the Best Support on Linux Forums

Linux isn’t just a kernel — the people around it are just as crucial. They provide support where it’s needed most: for those just starting their …

Linux

How to Unlock the FM Radio Hidden on Your Smartphone

There’s a little-known feature most smartphones have hidden inside. It’s a common technology — you might use it in your car or at home — but most …

Phones

The Perfect Meeting Blueprint (Templates Included)

Have you ever received a meeting request at work and simply scratched your head? You wonder what exactly the meeting is about, what will be …

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Tamagotchis Are Back! Here’s How to Keep Them Alive

Did you grow up in the 90s Relive the Web of the 1990s by Visiting These 9 Old Websites Relive the Web of the 1990s by Visiting These 9 Old Websites …

Pets

Coding Boot Camp for Beginners: Should You Take One?

Programming offers a bevy of career opportunities. From web development to app development and even DevOps, coding is a useful skill. With the rise …

Programming

Microsoft Claims “Bing Is Bigger Than You Think”

Do you use Bing? Do you know anyone else who uses Bing? We’re guessing the answer to both of those questions is “No”. However, it turns out, …

Microsoft

How to Sideload Apps Onto Your Amazon Fire TV Stick

With its compact size and ultra-affordable price, the Fire TV Stick is one of the best Amazon devices A Brief Guide to Every Amazon Device on the …

Amazon

This Does What?! 15 Weird Smart Home Gadgets

When you picture a smart home, what’s the first thing that pops into your head? Perhaps smart thermostats and intelligent security systems. Or maybe …

Smart Homes

The Ultimate Mobile Internet Showdown: Hotspots, Routers, Dongles, and Tethering

The internet is rapidly changing how we interact with the world. At the same time, how we interact with the internet is also changing. Gone are the …

Mobile

You Can Now Upload Videos Directly to Reddit

Reddit now supports native video. This means you no longer have to upload your video to a third-party service (such as YouTube) and then post the …

Reddit

9 Podcasts to Increase Your Online Security Awareness

Digital security can sometimes feel like a minefield of jargon, technical content, and time consuming tasks. Online security courses 6 Free Cyber …

Bruce Schneier

The Best Productivity Tool Is The One You Actually Use

Advertisement<p>Oh, the promises of the productivity industry: “Use this one system…”, “With our simple app…”, “This crazy trick…”.<p>Or believe you’ll be …

Productivity

4 Archaic Functions Windows 10 Still Supports

Advertisement<p>With a history as long as Windows has, it’s no surprise that the operating system (OS) has adopted and dropped many features over time. …

Windows 10

Bing Finally Serves a Useful Purpose: Saving Search Results for Later

Advertisement<p>You can’t fault Bing for feeling like a runner behind Usain Bolt. But even second place is good enough when you go up against a behemoth …

Bing

How to Split and Merge Large Files in Windows

Advertisement<p>Need to break a large file down into chunks? These tools will help you do just that.<p>There are more ways than ever before to transfer …

You Can Still Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free!

No, Windows 10 is not worse than XP. No, it’s not slower than Windows 7. And no, it’s not buggier than Windows 8.<p>Windows 10 is the cleanest, fastest, …

Microsoft

The Best Interactive Introduction to Ruby for Newbies

There’s a battle royale going on between Ruby and Python. The two great rivals have big communities behind them, and both remain popular for web …

Programming