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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 …

How Social Networks Can Help Your Self-Improvement Goals

We often think of self-improvement as a pretty solitary activity. But connecting it with other people can be hugely valuable. And of course, social …

The 7 Best Nordic Dramas to Watch on Netflix and Amazon Prime

Nordic dramas have a unique feel. The dark settings and stories, slow-building plots, and shocking conclusions are chilling in more ways that one. …

Netflix

5 Things You Must Do Before Installing the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Ever since Windows 10 hit the scene in 2015, we’ve gotten big updates every 6-8 months plus a bunch of minor updates between each milestone. Some …

Microsoft

The Differences Between Linux’s Human Interface Guidelines

A developer sits down to write a piece of free software. They have the skills. They know how to make the program do what they want it to do. But they …

Design

Windows Troubleshooting for Dummies

Advertisement<p>How many PC issues have you experienced in the last month? A spotty internet connection, apps crashing, and system freezes How to …

Microsoft

6 Reasons to Upgrade to the iPhone 8

I’ve been playing with the iPhone 8 for a week or two, and in that time I’ve only found a handful of reasons to actually upgrade beyond the iPhone 6s …

IPhone 8

Everything You Need to Know About DSLR Zoom Lenses

When upgrading a camera, one of the biggest choices Buying a Camera Lens? Use These Lens Simulators First to Test Them Out Buying a Camera Lens? Use …

Zoom Lenses

Apple Insists There’s a New Mac Mini on the Way

Apple has big plans for the Mac Mini, at least according to Apple CEO Tim Cook. While the company isn’t ready to share those plans with the world, …

iOS

The 5 Best File Managers for Android TV

Android TV is poised to become the leading smart TV operating system over the next few years.<p>If you’re an early adopter and you’ve bought a device …

Android TV

Here’s When iOS 11 Will be Available in Your City

On Tuesday, iOS 11 will arrive on iPhones and iPads What's New in iOS 11? The New Features Coming to Your iPhone What's New in iOS 11? The New …

iOS

Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017 Edition): The Best Value Tablet Around

Our verdict of the <b>Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017 Edition)</b>:<br>It's ridiculously good value because it's a subsidized Amazon consumption device. If you're ok …

Tablets

7 Router Tips Every Gamer Needs to Know for Optimal Performance

If there is a hell for online gamers, the worst punishment might just be a lightning fast connection with a junk router. In the end, the speed of …

Routers

5 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Contactless Payment Scams

Advertisement<p>We live in an increasingly impatient society, our every whim catered for by technology. There’s a lot to be said for it… and against it. …

Banking

You Can Now Try Android Apps Without Installing Them

Google has added a handful of Instant Apps to Google Play. This means you can now try Android apps without ever actually installing them on your …

Android Apps

How to Convert iOS 11 Photos From HEIC to JPEG

If you haven’t followed the recent iOS 11 developments, then here’s something new: the HEIC format for photos. Not sure what that is? You should get …

IOS 11

10 Genuinely Useful Force Touch Trackpad Gestures on a Mac

We were first introduced to the term “Force Touch” in 2015 with first iteration of the Apple Watch Apple Watch Review & Giveaway Apple Watch Review & …

iOS

How to Change Taskbar Icons for Programs in Windows 10

You’ve decked out your Windows 10 Taskbar The Complete Guide to Windows 10 Taskbar Customization The Complete Guide to Windows 10 Taskbar …

Microsoft

Complete Your Halloween With These 10 Solder-Free Projects

Halloween is approaching fast, are you ready? Maybe you’ve already made some spooky Arduino-powered scares 8 Amazing Halloween Frights You Can Make …

Halloween

How to Watch Sling TV for Free This Sunday

Have you dreamed of cutting the cord but never been sure it’s right for you Should You Cut the Cord or Keep Your Cable TV? Should You Cut the Cord or …

Sling TV

How to Safely Delete Your Google or Gmail Account for Good

There are plenty of reasons why some people are choosing to cut the Google cord Here's How You Can Use Android But Ditch Google Here's How You Can …

Google

What Can Google Photos Assistant Do for You?

If you’re using Android, you probably have Google Photos on your phone or tablet. You might even have it on your iPhone Should You Be Using Google …

Google Photos

Don’t Forget These 10 Security Tips When Launching a New Website

It’s easy to make mistakes during the excitement of opening a new website. Firing up a small store, portfolio, or blog is a lot of fun — but dealing …

Web Design

How to Make Any App Launch at Startup in Windows 10

Is there a particular task you perform every morning on your computer the minute you get to work? It might be checking your email or reviewing …

Windows 10

3 Spooky Rainmeter Effects for Halloween

For some, Halloween is just another yearly event. For others, it’s a day of celebration wherein cobwebs, pumpkins, and everything in between fill the …

Halloween

The 5 Best Deals Available On Amazon Today

Just in time for Halloween, you can score the ultimate collection of Universal Monster films at a huge discount! Plus, you can save on the Echo Tap, …

Wi-Fi

10 Security Checks Everyone Should Perform Regularly

Security often feels like a daunting task. Who has time to spend hours locking down accounts and obsessing over everything on your phone or PC?<p>The …

Security

3 Ways to Read Text Out Loud on Android

If you want to multitask, one thing you can try is to get your Android device to read text out loud to you — that way your eyes can be busy doing …

How to Shorten Man Pages Into Readable Explanations on Linux and macOS

When all else fails, read the manual. Command line A Quick Guide To Get Started With The Linux Command Line A Quick Guide To Get Started With The …

Linux

How to Instantly Boost the Accuracy of Search Results on Google and Bing

How do you search Google and Bing? A few simple keywords plus blind hope that the search engines will return the results you wanted? Search engines …

Google