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Charge and sync with one of our favorite Lightning cables for iPhone

If you’re looking to replace a lightning cable, or in need of something a little longer or tougher, we’ve got you covered. Here are 10 of our favorite cables for the iPhone and other iOS devices.
Mobile

How to set up a Gmail account on your iOS or Android device

Adding a Gmail account to your devices may seem easy, but because of all the different types of Android configurations, it may not be as straightforward as it should be. Here's how to set up your Gmail account in Android and iOS.
Computing

Battle of the browsers: Edge vs. Chrome vs. Firefox vs. Opera vs. Vivaldi 4:21

Choosing a web browser can be tough. Here, we pit the latest versions of Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, Firefox, Edge, and Vivaldi against one another to try and name the best browser for most users.
Outdoors

Have a safe adventure with the Mountain Conditions Report app

Safety is always a big concern when exploring the wilderness. Finding up-to-date reports on a trails condition can be difficult, to say the least. The newly re-launched Mountain Conditions Report website and app provide exactly that.
Social Media

Don’t let the kids have all the fun, ace Snapchat like a pro

There's more to Snapchat than sending and viewing disappearing Snaps. Here are some lesser-known tricks for making the most of the social media phenomenon, just in case you want to save Snaps or add a splash of color to your creations.
Social Media

Periscope Producer now lets anyone try their hand at live-streaming like a pro

As promised, Periscope is finally expanding its live-streaming capability to all users, allowing them to broadcast to Twitter from external devices, such as professional cameras, games, and VR headsets.
Mobile

Asus Zenfone Zoom 3 smartphone delayed until second quarter of 2017

Asus has announced the ZenFone 3 Zoom, the newest addition to its long-running Zoom series of smartphones. It boasts dual cameras, superfast autofocus, and a gigantic 5,000mAh battery.
Social Media

New to Snapchat? Follow our guide and go from newbie to pro

Whether you're a Snapchat addict or a newbie, our detailed Snapchat guide will help you to become a pro in no time. Find out how to get started, spice up your snaps, chat, send money, and carry out a host of other useful actions.
Movies & TV

'Iron Fist' prep: What to expect from Marvel's last Defender based on our sneak peek

Marvel's Iron Fist doesn't premiere on Netflix until March 17, but we saw the first six episodes and put together a spoiler-free preview of what you can expect from the show at launch.
Cool Tech

Computer says no: New Jersey is using an algorithm to make bail recommendations

If you get arrested in New Jersey, you could find yourself either approved or denied bail based on the recommendation of an algorithm. And, believe it or not, it could help banish bias.
Social Media

Google is shutting down Spaces, its experimental group discussion platform

Google Spaces was launched in May 2016, but the service is already headed to the graveyard. Spaces will be read-only starting on March 3, and will officially shut down on April 17.
Cool Tech

Small satellites are helping sub-Saharan farmers increase crop yields

Using high-resolution images, researchers from Stanford University have been able to measure and estimate crop yields with the goal to improve agricultural productivity in sub-Saharan Africa.