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How to upload a video to YouTube

If you want to learn how to upload a video to YouTube, then this is the guide for you. We break down the steps to get your video online and seen by the masses.
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How to search all of Craigslist at once

Not finding what you need on Craigslist? Fear not! These apps are designed to help you search far and wide to find what you're looking for.

The funniest YouTube videos of all time

Everyone's got their favorite YouTube videos for cheering themselves up or for showing older relatives to teach them about the internet, and we're no exception.
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Nvidia RTX 3090 vs. RTX 2080 Ti: Most powerful gaming GPUs duke it out

The RTX 3000 series has finally been revealed in all its glory, but how does its flagship, the 3090, compare to the last-generation king, the RTX 2080 Ti?
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AMD RX 6800 vs. RTX 3070

The AMD RX 6800 brings the fight to Nvidia's RTX 3070 with great performance and ray-tracing support at a competitive price. But which is best for your PC?
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AMD Ryzen 5900X vs. Intel Core i9 10900K: Revenge of the underdog?

AMD's Ryzen 9 5900X is the new king of Team Red's chip line, and it has some incredible specifications to back it up. But how do they compare to Intel's 10900K?
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Nvidia RTX 3070 vs. RTX 2080 Ti: Can a mid-range GPU beat the best of last-gen?

Nvidia's RTX 3070 could be the most important card of the new generation, making high-speed, 4K gaming attainable. But how does it fare against the RTX 2080 Ti?
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The best upgrades for your PC to make it run faster

Older PCs can still be great tools for work and play, they just need a little upgrade now and then. Here are the best upgrades you can make to your PC.
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How to hide the taskbar in Windows

If you need to learn how to hide the taskbar in Windows, it's easier than you might think. In just a few clicks, you can make it vanish: Here's how to do it.
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How to change your IP address

Your IP address is your system's ID number for your network, but you're not stuck with it. With a few tips, you can change your IP address within minutes.
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What is Windows Polaris? Microsoft’s defunct UI explained

What is Windows Polaris? It was a component of Microsoft's supposed Windows Core OS project. Here's how it fit in the overall modular Windows picture.
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What is Wi-Fi?

Wi-Fi is one of the premier wireless networking solutions available to all sorts of connected devices. But what exactly is Wi-Fi and how does it actually work?
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Windows Lite: Everything you need to know

Microsoft reportedly has a lite operating system in the works to compete with Chrome OS. What can it do, and when will it be ready? Here's everything we know.
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The best mobile workstations

Whether you're looking to run CAD software on the go, render some CGI, or edit video without being tethered, these are the best mobile workstations for the job.
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AMD Ryzen 3950X vs. Ryzen 3900X

The Ryzen 3950X and 3900X are still two of the most powerful CPUs on the market, but how do they compare? Check out this heavy hitter head-to-head.
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Intel Core i7 vs. i9: What’s the difference?

When it comes to Intel's i7 vs. i9, it's a matter of buying a powerful processor or a very powerful one. Here are all the differences on desktop and mobile.
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The best laptops under $300 to buy in 2021

Looking for a good cheap laptop under $300? We've gathered our top picks for 2021, including Chromebooks and 2-in-1 convertible laptops.

The best virtual machines

Don't stick with just what Windows or MacOS offers you; expand your horizons with the best virtual machines out there. Here are our favorites for all platforms.
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Download audiobooks for free at these websites

Audiobooks make catching up on lengthy stories pretty easy. But they can be expensive. So we've rounded up the best websites to download audiobooks for free.
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Apple MacBook Pro vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 7

Apple's MacBook Pro and Microsoft's Surface Pro 7 are two of the best laptops you can buy. But which one is right for you? We compare the two so you can decide.
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How to install a graphics card

Upgrading your GPU is easy, even if it feels stressful at first. Once you know how to install a graphics card, you can perform an upgrade within a few minutes.
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The best ad blockers for Chrome

Fed up with pop-ups when you browse the internet? If you're a Chrome user, you can use one of these ad blockers to clear up the internet and make it ad-free.
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Razer Blade Stealth vs. Apple MacBook Pro

Razer may be known for its gaming laptops, but the Blade Stealth is much more mainstream. We pit it against the 13-inch Macbook Pro to see which is better.
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Nvidia RTX 2070 vs. GTX 1080

The RTX 2070 and GTX 1080 are both long in the tooth but still great gaming cards. With global GPU shortages, if you're considering one of them, which is best?

How to create disposable email addresses

Giving your real email address to anyone can result in all sorts spam in your inbox. The best option is to use disposable email addresses via these methods.
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32-bit vs. 64-bit: Understanding what these options really mean

64-bit computing is replacing 32-bit, mainly because 64-bit enables faster hardware and software. Here's the rundown on the ongoing 32-bit vs. 64-bit debate.
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AMD Ryzen 9 3900X vs. Intel Core i9-9900K

The 3900X released as an answer to Intel's high-end 9900K, but how do the two processors compare? We break down the details in this 3900X vs. 9900K matchup.
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How to use Google Meet

Google Meet provides videoconferencing for up to 100 participants at no cost. Here’s how to create your own Google Meet or join an existing one with ease.
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How to use Cortana

This is how to set up and use Cortana on Microsoft's latest operating system, including some helpful tips and tricks to help you use Cortana more efficiently.

How to use the Command Prompt in Windows 10

This how-to guide will teach you how to use Command Prompt commands. We cover commonly-used commands, as well as lesser-known commands that are still helpful.
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How to upgrade from Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro

While Windows 10 Home and 10 Pro will help you complete most tasks, Pro is slightly more advanced. In this guide, you'll learn how to switch from Home to Pro.
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How to uninstall Microsoft Teams in Windows and MacOS

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Google Meet tips and tricks

Here's how to become an expert user of Google Meet video calls. Just use these tips and tricks, such as keyboard shortcuts, hidden features, and other settings.
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Intel Core i5 11600K vs. AMD Ryzen 5600X: Which CPU is better?

As long as stock for both chips hold, the AMD Ryzen 5600X and Intel's 11th-generation 11600K could be two of the hottest CPUs of 2021. Here's how they compare.