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How to add GIFs to Google Slides

How to add GIFs to Google Slides

Add a bit of pizzazz, show brief instructions, or include a shortened video. Here’s how to insert a GIF into Google Slides for your next presentation.
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What is AMD EXPO and should my DDR5 have it?

What is AMD EXPO and should my DDR5 have it?

AMD EXPO is a new DDR5 overclocking standard, and it could be a big deal for Ryzen 7000. Here's everything you need to know about the new standard.
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The best free educational apps for kids in 2022

The best free educational apps for kids in 2022

Many great resources from trusted names in the education industry are available as free apps. We rounded up some of the best ones.
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How to back up Notes on Mac and iPhone

How to back up Notes on Mac and iPhone

The Notes app on Mac and iPhone can contain a lot of sensitive information, so it's a good idea to back them up. Here's how to back up Notes on Mac and iPhone.
Good Morning GIF in Slack on a laptop.

How to add GIFs to Slack

How to add GIFs to Slack

Make your coworker’s day, say good morning, or let your employee know they did a great job. Here’s how to add GIFs to Slack for a fun way to communicate.
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How to use Twitter Circle to limit who sees your tweets

How to use Twitter Circle to limit who sees your tweets

Now that Twitter Circle has officially been rolled out worldwide (and appears to be working properly now), it's time to play with it. Here's how to use it.
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How to install Ubuntu on a Windows computer

How to install Ubuntu on a Windows computer

You can download a fresh copy of Ubuntu directly onto your computer for everyday use. Here's how.
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AMD Ryzen 9 7950X vs. Ryzen 9 7900X

AMD Ryzen 9 7950X vs. Ryzen 9 7900X

AMD Ryzen 9 7950X and Ryzen 9 7900X are the two flagships of the Zen 4 lineup. Here's how they compare and which one is best to get.
AMD CEO holding 3D V-Cache CPU.

What is AMD 3D V-Cache? Here’s how it could change PC gaming

What is AMD 3D V-Cache? Here’s how it could change PC gaming

AMD announced the world's first 3D V-Cache processor at CES 2022. But what is 3D V-Cache, and will it improve gaming as much as AMD says?
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What is Smart Access Storage? How AMD plans to kill load times

What is Smart Access Storage? How AMD plans to kill load times

AMD announced Smart Access Storage alongside Ryzen 7000 CPUs. We break down what it is, how it works, and how you can enable it on your system.
Curcial Ballistix Max DDR4 5100MHz kit being installed.

DDR5 vs. DDR4 RAM: Is DDR5 worth it?

DDR5 vs. DDR4 RAM: Is DDR5 worth it?

DDR5 is the new standard of RAM and is found on the latest computers. But which is better, DDR5 or DDR4?
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How to take a screenshot on your Mac in 2022

How to take a screenshot on your Mac in 2022

Taking a screenshot in MacOS is easier than you think. Our guide walks you through the process using various keyboard shortcuts and native capture tools.
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4 Ways How To Scroll Down on Macbook

4 Ways How To Scroll Down on Macbook

Apple's Force Touch haptic touchpad is an excellent tool for scrolling on a MacBook. But it's not the only way.
Google Photos slideshow on an iMac.

How to create a slideshow with Google Photos

How to create a slideshow with Google Photos

Sit back, relax, and relive those fond memories. We’ll show you how to make a slideshow with Google Photos on the website and the app on your mobile phone.
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How to delete or hide chats in Microsoft Teams

How to delete or hide chats in Microsoft Teams

Sending messages by mistake or with typos is familiar to those who use Microsoft Teams. Here's a guide on how to delete chats on Microsoft Teams.
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What is Nvidia Reflex and how to enable it in 2022

What is Nvidia Reflex and how to enable it in 2022

Nvidia Reflex promises to deliver a competitive advantage by reducing latency and offering the best responsiveness while playing first-person shooter games.
The Google Drive app logo.

How to fix the Google Drive refused to connect message

How to fix the Google Drive refused to connect message

If you are unable to access your Google Drive with an error pertaining to connectivity issues, here is a quick guide that can help you resolve the problem.
The Ryzen 9 7900X sitting against a box.

Everything you need to upgrade to Ryzen 7000

Everything you need to upgrade to Ryzen 7000

Ryzen 7000 is a departure from AMD's last several generations. If you want to upgrade, here's everything you'll need.
Installing an SSD in a desktop PC case.

How to format an SSD to improve performance and protect your data

How to format an SSD to improve performance and protect your data

Here is a quick step-by-step guide on how to format an SSD across all types of Windows devices to ensure that you have a fresh drive to store your data.
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How to convert Excel files to Google Sheets

How to convert Excel files to Google Sheets

Google Sheets is known for its versatility, namely its compatibility with Excel files. Here's a guide on how to convert Excel files to Google Sheets.
Using Slack on phone and computer.

How to Delete or Deactivate Slack Account

How to Delete or Deactivate Slack Account

Slack is a versatile space for work collaboration, but if it's time to say goodbye, you'll want to remove your account from the workspace: Here's how to do it.
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How to delete messages on your Mac

How to delete messages on your Mac

Instead of manually checking your iPhone, you can control all your messaging needs directly through a Mac, including deleting individual texts. Here's how.
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How to add columns in Google Sheets

How to add columns in Google Sheets

You can make room for more data in your spreadsheet in just a few steps. In this tutorial, we’ll explain how to add one or more columns in Google Sheets.
Google Slides with a PDF image on a MacBook.

How to Convert Google Slides to PDF

How to Convert Google Slides to PDF

Wondering how to save Google Slides as a PDF? We’ll show you the steps for the website and mobile app so that you have your presentation as a document.
Twitter app on the OnePlus 10T.

How to use Twitter Analytics

How to use Twitter Analytics

Want to know if your tweets are actually being seen on Twitter? Curious about other tweet stats? You should check out the Twitter Analytics dashboard.
AMD CEO holding a Ryzen 7000 processor.

Everything announced at AMD’s Ryzen 7000 launch

Everything announced at AMD’s Ryzen 7000 launch

AMD wrapped its Ryzen 7000 launch. Here's everything that was announced and a replay of the show in case you missed it.
Basic poll in Slack on a Windows laptop.

How to create a poll in Slack

How to create a poll in Slack

Want to encourage more interaction with your team, get their opinions, or obtain general feedback? You can create a Slack poll easily in just a few minutes.
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How to deactivate your Instagram account

How to deactivate your Instagram account

Growing tired of scrolling through photos and videos on Instagram? You can deactivate your account. Here's how to temporarily disable or permanently delete it.
Apple MacBook Pro side view showing keyboard deck and ports.

How to turn your MacBook on

How to turn your MacBook on

It's a simple thing, but knowing how to turn on your MacBook is important. Here, we tell you how to turn on your MacBook whether it's sleeping or shut down.
People with headphones listening to Spotify on a MacBook.

How to get Spotify on MacBook

How to get Spotify on MacBook

Listen to your favorite songs, create a new playlist, or look for some new tunes. Here’s how to get Spotify on a MacBook to enjoy music while you work.
Apple MacBook Pro side view showing keyboard deck and ports.

How to make your Mac private and secure

How to make your Mac private and secure

MacOS is a secure and private operating system out of the box. However, there are a few settings that you can configure to make it even safer and more private.
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MacBook Pro 14 and 16 (2022): The M2 Pro/Max on the horizon

MacBook Pro 14 and 16 (2022): The M2 Pro/Max on the horizon

The MacBook Pro 14 and 16 are due for some changes. With new models potentially coming later in 2022, what should we expect? Here’s everything we know.
The MacBook Air on a table in front of a window.

How to keep your MacBook from sleeping

How to keep your MacBook from sleeping

If you find yourself using a MacBook that needs to stay on at all times, there are a few ways to stop it from sleeping. Here's how to do it.
AMD Memory and GPU.

What is AMD Smart Access Memory?

What is AMD Smart Access Memory?

Are you ready for an AMD GPU upgrade? It's time to look at SAM, or Smart Access Memory, a feature on newer graphics cards that can innately boost performance.