Cool Tech

Weekend Workshop: Become a hipster and build this DIY vinyl record player

Vinyl records are in but instead of buying a record player off the shelf like every other bearded hipster, why not build this DIY turntable that'll quickly make you the hippest person on your entire block?
Movies & TV

Watch the best teams in the NBA battle in the conference finals, online

The NBA playoffs are about to get more intense, as the conference finals begin. We know you don't want to miss a second of the drama, so here's how to stream all the NBA Playoffs action online.

This dead-simple DIY GoPro backpack mount costs almost nothing to make

YouTuber Kyle Martin shows how a few dollars in materials and an hour of time can make for an extremely effective backpack shoulder strap mount for your GoPro camera. Here's how to channel that inner MacGyver.

Science teacher sits back while son cuts the grass with clever go-kart lawnmower

Inventor, mechanical engineer, and science teacher Jacob Strickling rigged three lawnmowers behind his son's solar go-kart then sat with a beer and watched his son Samuel ride around the yard mowing the grass.

Chromebooks can Zip, unzip, and so much more, here's how

Not sure how to create or unzip a .ZIP file on your Chromebook? Here's how, along with some advice on how to open .ZIP files, .RAR files, and those belonging to a handful of other popular file formats.

Lights, smartphone, action! How to master Facebook Live streaming 3:42

Facebook's Live Video feature is handier than you might think. Here's what it does, and how to use the landmark feature on your iOS or Android device.

How to factory reset an iPhone (any generation) 1:21

Resetting an iPhone can alleviate all sort of software woes, and wipe any info you might want to pass on. Here's how to do so, whether you intend to reset your device using iTunes or your iPhone.

Find your phone with these helpful tracking tips

Need to keep tabs on the location of a cellphone or smartphone of any kind? Consult this guide for tips and tricks on how to do it, whether you're currently rocking Android or iOS.

How to make a contact group on iPhone 2:09

Learn how to set up contact groups in your iPhone to separate groups of people into lists for simpler and quicker communication. You can use iCloud or an alternative app from the iOS App Store.

How to spoof your Mac address and go truly incognito on your network

Your MAC address defines the physical devices a wireless network. There's a few cool tricks you can pull by spoofing this address, and we'll give you the know-how!

Every second counts! How to receive important emails as text messages 2:49

Properly setting up text notifications for important emails isn't as complicated as you might initially think. Here's how to do so, regardless of carrier.

Cut a pan in half, and it’s easy to see how induction cooking works

If you've ever seen a concept kitchen, it's likely to include an induction cooktop. But the future is now, and this video shows how the seemingly magical process of induction cooking works.