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Twitter is working on a new feature straight out of AIM

Twitter is apparently working on a new status feature, according to a screenshot tweeted by Jane Manchun Wong. But so far, it looks dated and not very useful.
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Instagram wants more ‘original’ content on its platform

This week, head of Instagram Adam Mosseri announced three of the app's latest features. The new features appear to emphasize a push for more original content.
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Elon Musk takes another big step toward buying Twitter

In the latest SEC filing, Musk confirms that he has secured $46.5 billion in funding for his Twitter takeover bid. We look at where the funding will come from.
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Apparently, Jack Dorsey regrets killing Vine. We miss it too

Co-founder and former Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey responded to a tweet about Vine, and apparently said that he regretted shuttering the short-video sharing app.
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How to turn off Likes on Instagram

A way to improve your social media experience is to hide likes on Instagram. In this guide, we'll go over why you might want to do that and how to get it done.
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Instagram Reels now offer fundraising capabilities

Meta, Instagram's parent company, has announced a new fundraising tool for Instagram Reels as part of an Earth Day initiative. Here's how to add it your reels.
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Instagram brings product tagging to all public accounts

You can now tag products in your Instagram photos, even if you don't have a brand account, just a public one. Here's how to use the feature in your own posts.
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A first look at Twitter’s in-progress edit button

Screenshots of an in-progress Twitter edit button show what the much-requested feature may look like. It's still early though, as the feature doesn't work yet.
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How to change your name on Zoom

Changing your name on Zoom is easy, regardless of which type of device you're using or when you choose to do it. Here's how.
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6 Twitter features I want no matter who’s in charge

Will Elon Musk successfully buy Twitter? Who knows. But no matter who takes charge of the beloved bird app, there are some improvements I want them to make..
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Reddit comments are now easily searchable with latest update

Reddit has introduced a slew of new updates to its search features. Most notable among them is a new ability that allows users to search for specific comments.
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Key YouTube features and services experience worldwide outage

A number of YouTube's services and features are down and YouTube is aware and working on a fix for it. You can get the latest updates on the situation here.
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TikTok to let you design and publish your own AR effects

TikTok is bringing even more AR to its app with its new effects creation platform, Effect House. The platform will allow creators to develop their own effects.
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YouTube picture-in-picture remains Android exclusive for now

YouTube responded to a user's tweet for help with a new feature announcement for its iOS app. Picture-in-picture is just a few days away for YouTube for iOS.
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The best computer desks for 2022

Looking for a new piece of furniture that will fit in your office, dorm, or gaming cave? Here's a list of the top desks to fit all kinds of spaces and angles.
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How to subtract in Excel

Subtraction methods in Excel aren't the quickest or simplest, but if you need to get it done, we can show you how to subtract in Excel. Here's how.
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How to share a video on Google Drive

Sharing videos on Google Drive isn't as complicated as you may think. But it also involves knowing how to upload a video to Google Drive. We'll go over both.
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How to double space in Microsoft Word

Double spacing the lines of a document is pretty painless in Microsoft Word. We can show you how to double space in Word in a few quick clicks. Easy peasy.
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How to clean up your inbox and keep the clutter away

Got tons of emails and unsure of how to start the decluttering process? We'll show you how to tame the inbox clutter and keep it from coming back.
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How to clean up your passwords and boost online security

Keeping your passwords strong and unique is foundational to ensuring that your online accounts stay secure. Here's how to clean up and improve your passwords.
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How to clean up your social media accounts

It's time to clean up your social media accounts -- but don't panic. We'll show you how clean up your profiles, posts, timelines, and more in this handy guide.
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How to hide and unhide columns in Excel

Hiding and then unhiding columns in Excel only takes a few clicks. In this guide, we'll show you how to hide columns and bring them back in no time at all.
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How to remove a page break in Word

Removing unsightly page breaks from your Microsoft Word document isn't as difficult as you might think. Here's how to remove or adjust a page break in Word.
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How to multiply in Excel

Multiplying numbers in Excel isn't always the easiest thing to do, but it can be done. Here's how to do it in four ways, depending on what you need to multiply.
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How to wrap text in Microsoft Excel

Text wrapping isn't just for word processors. You can wrap text in spreadsheets too. Here's how to wrap text in Microsoft Excel using two different methods.
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How to enable hands-free voice search in Google Chrome

Chrome's hands-free voice search may be gone, but you can still do voice searches in it. And you can enable hands-free search on mobile. Here's how to do it.
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How to remove duplicates in Excel

If your spreadsheet has a lot of unwanted duplicate values, you're not stuck with them. You can remove them. We'll show you how to remove duplicates in Excel.
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What is Thunderbolt, and is it different from USB-C?

Do you know what Thunderbolt is and how it differs from USB-C? Don't worry. Here's everything you need to know about what Thunderbolt technology can do for you.
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How to change margins in Google Docs

Adjusting your margins in Google Docs is actually pretty easy once you know how. In this guide, we'll show you how to change margins in Google Docs in two ways.
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How to do a hanging indent in Word

Need to add a hanging indent to a Word document? With our quick and easy step-by-step guide, you'll learn how to create a hanging indent in Word in no time.
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How to insert footnotes in Word

Adding a footnote to a Microsoft Word document isn't difficult at all. In this quick guide, we'll show you how to insert footnotes in Word in just a few clicks.
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How to insert a line in Word

Microsoft's word processor has tons of tools, and mastering them can seem daunting. In this guide, we'll focus on one and show you how to insert lines in Word.
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Get new tech for Christmas? Here’s how to recycle your old gadgets and PCs

Got everything on your wish list, but wondering how to recycle your old tech? Don't worry: We'll go over your recycling options and how to prepare beforehand.
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Install these Chrome extensions on your relative’s new laptop

Gifted someone a new laptop? It's time to help them set it up, and that includes their web browser. If it's Chrome, start them off right with these extensions.