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Computing

15 Common Problems with Chrome OS, and how to fix them

Is something irking you about Chrome OS? Check out the fixes to all your problems, bugs, and shutdowns here!
How-To

Before someone hijacks your Facebook or Gmail, here’s what you need to turn on 3:02

Two-step authentication sounds technical and onerous, but setting it up is simple, and it makes it way more difficult for hackers to access your most important email and social-media accounts.
Computing

Here's every trick the Windows Task Manager can pull off

The Task Manager and Resource Monitor are essential utilities in Windows, whether you want to close a non-responsive application, or learn more about your PC. Here's how to use them.
Mobile

Forgot it was Valentine’s Day? Relax, here’s how you can still rock it

Valentine’s Day is just a day away, so you’d better get your plan together. Here’s a fail-proof guide on how to pull off the most romantic date in 24 hours.
Cool Tech

Weekend Workshop: Build a semi-automatic snowball launcher

Dominate your neighborhood snowball fights with these easy-to-build semi-automatic snowball launcher made from a cordless leaf blower and some ABS piping. You can thank ex-NASA engineer Mark Rober for the ingenious idea.
Computing

Have something to hide? Here’s how to make it disappear in Windows

It's not that tough to render a file or folder invisible in Windows, nor is it difficult to outfit it with a little encryption. Here's how to do so, just in case you want to keep prying eyes at bay.
Movies & TV

Watch stars collide at the NBA All-Star Weekend

The NBA All-Star Weekend is one of the most entertaining spectacles in basketball, and thankfully there are numerous ways to watch online. Check out our in-depth guide for all the details.
Cool Tech

Dominate winter with this fully automatic snowball machine gun 6:29

Mark Rober, a former NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory engineer, recently took to YouTube to show off how he fashioned a snowball machine gun out of a leaf blower. Better yet, the plans are available online for anyone to build.
Computing

PC feeling sluggish? Speed it back up with these free apps 4:15

Whether you're struggling with slow resposne times or laggy 3D games, these free apps will help you speed up your PC by updating, defragmenting, and sometimes even decontaminating your computer.
Mobile

How to use recovery mode to fix your Android phone or tablet

If you’re having a problem you can’t seem to resolve with your Android device, or maybe you want to update it or wipe the cache, then recovery mode could be what you’re looking for. This guide will show you how to use recovery mode on…