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Going somewhere? Pack these gadgets with your passport to stay connected abroad

Your smartphone is useful only if it has a connection. When traveling, here are several affordable tech solutions to help stay in contact with home.

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Catch every putt at the 2015 Players Championship with our online streaming guide

The 42nd edition of The Players Championship tees off this week, and we've put together this streaming guide for catching every putt, birdie, and sand trap.

Movies & TV

How to root your Android phone or tablet in 2015 (and unroot it)

Are you wondering whether to root your Android smartphone? Perhaps you’ve decided to do it and you just need to know how? You’ll find an explanation and a quick guide to Android rooting right here.


Work that battery magic with these 11 tricks and tips to extend your laptop battery

Learn how to extend the life of your battery for your laptop with these 11 tricks and tips. We'll rundown ways to save power in a pinch. We'll also outline long-term strategies for converting your laptop into a power sipping machine.


The more you know: How do microwaves work?

Have you ever looked at your microwave and wondered how it works? No? What happened in your childhood to steal your curiosity? Anyway, these two videos will teach you everything you (n)ever wanted to know.


Catch the fight of the century with our Mayweather vs. Pacquiao watch guide

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao's mega-fight finally goes down tonight and we've put together this simple guide on where to catch all the action.

Movies & TV

Pocket your favorite videos with our guide to downloading YouTube videos

The Web can be a scary place when it comes to finding methods for downloading YouTube videos. Check out our how-to guide to help make downloading YouTube videos a snap so you can watch them whenever and wherever, free of an Internet connection.


Google Earth is fun on its own, but here’s how to make it even better

Love the idea of flying around Google Earth, but aren't sure where to start? Our handy how-to will help you learn all the ins and outs of the virtual globe, and even teach you a few tricks you haven't heard of before.


Lost and found: Here’s how to locate your iPhone when it goes missing

Finding a lost phone used to take hours upon hours of scrounging (if you were lucky enough to find it at all). Here's our quick guide on how to use find my iPhone so you can, well, find your iPhone. Remember to consult the guide prior to losing your device.


18 handy OnePlus One tips and tricks

Looking for ways to squeeze a little extra out of your smartphone? We’ve got a delectable menu of OnePlus One tips for owners that will help you to enjoy your powerful device just a wee bit more.


Catch every inning of the 2015 MLB season with our online streaming guide

With the 2015 MLB season in full swing, we know you don't want to miss a single pitch. Here's our guide to the best places for streaming Major League Baseball games online.

Movies & TV

3 easy ways to take a screenshot on an HTC One M9, or any other Android device

If you’re wondering how to get a screen grab of your HTC Android device, wonder no longer. Here's how to take a screenshot on any HTC Android smartphone.