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Turn that lukewarm beer frosty faster with this flash chilling trick

On a hot day, you don't want to wait around for a couple hours while your fridge chills your beer or soda. This method works in about five minutes and requires everyday items.


Don’t see the Windows 10 upgrade notification? Here’s what to do

Users on Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 are supposed to receive a notification that enables a free upgrade to Windows 10, but it only appears if certain conditions or met. Here's what to do if the upgrade remains elusive.


How to record Twitch streams for later viewing on a PC

So you want to record your Twitch streams for later viewing? Well, you've come to the right place. Our complete guide can help viewers and broadcasters archive streams for later.


Cut down on your phone bill: How to reduce your data usage on Android or iOS

Minutes and texts belong to the past now. The focus of your smartphone worry today should be data. We take a look at how to reduce your data usage, avoid breaking your limits, and save yourself a little money.


How to care for your laptop’s battery

Who doesn't have a love - hate relationship with their laptop battery? It chains us to that little battery life gauge and the dreaded decay of performance. But with the right practices, you can move the relationship more firmly towards love.


Want to make sure you don’t lose that Vimeo video? Here’s how to download it

Vimeo offers a lot of great content, but like any streaming video site, you can't access it if you don't have Internet. Here's how to download videos from the site and save them for later.


Why buy a new Mac, when you can buy refurbished?

Because refurbished Apple products cannot be sold at MSRP, they are typically sold at a discount. How much money you save depends on the product, what went wrong, and availability -- but refurbished models are often a great deal.


Cut a pan in half, and it’s easy to see how cool induction cooking is

If you've ever seen a concept kitchen, it's likely to include an induction cooktop. But the future is now, and this video shows how the seemingly magical process of induction cooking works.


Here’s how to fix annoying problems with Google Play Games

Google Play Games and Google Play Services are the bane of many an Android gamers' existence. These unmovable Android applications control key features and may need to be updated if you're having problems with games on your device.


How to factory reset an iPhone (any generation)

Learn how to factory reset your iPhone with or without using iTunes, no matter what generation it is.


How to watch the Open Championship online

Starting today the greatest golfers in the world will compete in the sport’s oldest major championship: the British Open. They will assemble on Thursday on the Old Course at St. Andrews, the primordial birthplace of golf. There, on the rugged hills of…

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Custom fit: How to specify who you ‘See First’ in your Facebook feed

Facebook's latest feature, "See First," lets you prioritize posts from specified people and pages. Check out our simple guide on how to implement the feature using your iOS device.

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How to change your wallpaper and login screen in Windows 10

Windows 10 has a new Settings menu, and as a result some common tasks have changed. Replacing the wallpaper for your desktop or login screen is among them. Here's how to do it with 10.