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How to take control of the Action Center in Windows 10

The Action Center in Windows 10 is more useful than you might think -- if you know what you're doing. Here's how to fine-tune your notifications and Quick actions, so you can customize the colors, placement, and more.
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What can’t she do? The best ways to use Amazon’s Alexa around the house

Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa, has lots of neat skills. So many, in fact, it seems like a new one appears every day. Here are some of our favorite tips and tricks for getting the most out of your Echo, Dot, or Tap.
Mobile

How to find your lost Android, iPhone, or other smartphone

Need to know how to find a lost smartphone, or one of the dumb variety? We’ll help you locate your lost or stolen phone using both native and third-party utilities, so you can get your life back on track.
Computing

How To Convert M4A files to MP3 format

Despite its remarkable ability to retain audio fidelity at a smaller size, M4a files aren't the best when it comes to compatibility. Check out our basic guide on how to convert an M4a file to an MP3, using either Apple's iTunes or the…
Mobile

How to save text messages in Android and iOS

Texting is important to all of us, and there are times when you need to save texts that are really good, or simply too important to lose. It's a relatively easy thing to do on Android and iOS devices. Here's how to do it.
Computing

How to convert FLAC audio to MP3 1:13

It's true, FLAC files sound awesome ... that is, if your media player or audio device can handle the popular, lossless format. Here's our guide on how to convert FLAC to MP3 so you no longer have to worry about incompatibility…
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How to factory reset a Galaxy S5 2:08

Have you run into a persistent problem with your Galaxy S5 that you can’t resolve? Maybe you’re looking to sell your phone? Either way, you’ll want to encrypt it and wipe it clean. Here’s how to do so.
Computing

How to save a webpage as a PDF, so you can view it offline

Capture web text, images, and more by saving a website as a PDF -- here's how to do it in Edge, Safari, iOS, and more!
Photography

How to pick the right memory card for your digital camera

Memory cards are all over the map -- a wide range of formats, sizes, and speeds. Some cards throw a bunch of numbers at you, while others may only list their capacity. Confusing doesn't begin to describe this, and if you've been looking for…
Computing

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

Vimeo offers a ton of phenomenal content, but like any streaming-video site, you can't access it unless you're connected to the internet. Thankfully, you can record and download videos for offline consumption. Here's how.
Computing

Watch Apple’s latest product announcements live, right now

It’s been a long time coming for some members of the Mac family, namely the MacBook Pro and Mac Pro. But what can we expect to see unveiled at Apple's event next week, and how do we tune in to see what's on the Apple-emblazoned horizon?
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How to sync multiple Google Calendars with your iOS device

Syncing multiple Google calendars with your iPhone or iPad shouldn't be a mammoth task, or a time-consuming one. Here's how to properly do it, so your Google calendars will instantly appear in the proprietary calendar app.