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Developers are flocking to the new Bash feature in Windows 10 Build 14316

One developer has taken to Reddit to reveal that he has gotten Linux-based Firefox and Vim running next to Windows 10 apps using the new Bash feature. Others are reporting success stories too despite some problems with the new beta feature.
Mobile

How to download and install Google's April security OTA update on Nexus devices

The Android Marshmallow update is rolling out to Nexus devices, but waiting for it over-the-air can be a drag. That's why we put together this complete guide on how to download and install the update right now.
Mobile

Date with Uncle Sam? Here are 6 of the best sites for e-filing your taxes

E-filing your taxes online can save you time, money, and a good deal of aggravation. Check out our quick breakdown of some of the best tax-preparation software available, whether you're filing on behalf of your business or want your federal…
Computing

How to get the most out of Bing Image Search in Microsoft Office

Bing Image Search ties Microsoft Office to an online browser-based image tool that makes it easy to find exactly what you need for a document. Here's how to start using it.
Computing

Want to clear your browser’s history from the beginning of time? Here’s how

Looking to flush your browser's cache, but having trouble figuring out how? Check out our guide on how to do just that, whether you use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, or Microsoft Edge
Cool Tech

Weekend Workshop: How to build a delightfully retro Tetris lamp

Since its debut in 1984, Tetris has been everywhere. Now, thanks to an easy walkthrough on Instructables, anyone can build a Tetris-style lamp for their home or apartment in a mere matter of hours.
How-To

Meet Droplr, the Dropbox competitor you should have been using all along 2:12

Droplr is easier to use than Dropbox, more powerful, and totally free if you don't need to send big files or keep them around for long.
Photography

Shoot better photos with your Android phone by following these simple rules

Android phones can take some pretty good photos, so long as you know what you're doing. Here are some basic tips and tricks, from lighting to composition, for taking your smartphone photography to the next level.
Mobile

How to dodge roaming fees and still stay connected abroad

Wireless providers around the world make a significant amount off international travelers by way of roaming fees. With the right tools, you can stay in touch while keeping fees to a minimum, or even zilch.
Mobile

How to make ringtones for iPhone (any generation) 2:38

No one likes to pay for ringtones, or anything else for that matter. So keep your precious money and check out our quick guide for creating free, custom ringtones using iTunes.
Computing

How to download maps for local, offline use in Windows 10

Getting lost isn't fun. Here's how to download maps in Windows 10 for offline use, for those times when you need navigation and there's no Wi-Fi connection to be found.
Computing

How to a take a screenshot on a PC with Windows 7, 8, or 10 0:39

Whether you need an image to send to tech support or simple way to save them, there will undoubtedly come a time when you'll need a screenshot of your desktop. Here's our quick guide on to take a screenshot on PC without any…