A used computer could save you money — Here’s how to buy the right one

Buying a used computer is a great way to save money. But there are a lot of risks that go along with dipping into the used pool. Here's how to buy a great used PC without getting shafted.

These are the best ways to print-to-PDF in Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows 7 1:45

Printing to PDF in Windows can be a hassle if you don't have the right software. We run you through how to convert files to PDF in Windows 7,8, and 10 with or without Adobe Acrobat.

Streaming Dota 2 on gaming’s biggest stage: How to watch the International 5

The International 5 is a big deal. Check out our guide on TI5 for a closer look at how the global tournament works, where to watch it, and this year's biggest players.

How to recycle your old computer

Got old machinery collecting dust? Follow our guide to recycle old desktops and laptops the right way, including erasing all of your personal data properly.

How to send encrypted emails

While the average email service doesn't do much to protect your emails there is another level of service that offers email encryption.There are dozens of encryption options available, from plugins to web services. Let's take a look at the…

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 1:04

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…