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How to sell your iPhone (without getting ripped off)

Get the most for your old device. We look at auction sites, trade-in programs, and cash sale services to determine what's best for you when selling your iPhone.
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The best iPad Pro productivity apps

If you aim to get really productive with your iPad Pro, you’ll need the right apps. Here are the best apps for notetaking, office tasks, coding, and more.
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How to reset a Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, or S10e

You might find yourself needing to perform a soft or hard reset of your Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, or S10e, and we're here to guide you through the process.
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The best Pixel 4 cases and covers

If you're hunting for a protective or even minimal case for your Google Pixel 4, then these are the best of the best. Here are some of the best Pixel 4 cases.
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How to unlock your Android phone automatically with Smart Lock

Tired of unlocking your Android phone the normal, boring way? There's an easy way to gain access without entering a PIN by using Smart Lock. Here's how.
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The best money-transfer apps for Android and iOS

The best money-transfer apps help you easily request and send money to friends and family. Split bills or a cab or send needed funds, all via your smartphone.
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The best Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus cases and covers

Samsung's Galaxy S8 Plus smartphone is a premium and attractive device, but it's costly to fix. Here, we've rounded up the best Galaxy S8 Plus cases to date.
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Moto G7 vs. Moto G7 Power vs. Moto G7 Play

We compare the Moto G7, the Moto G7 Power, and the Moto G7 Play in a head-to-head, finding out which one is the best in various categories and the best overall.
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Pixel 4 vs. iPhone 11 Pro

The Google Pixel 4 and the Apple iPhone 11 Pro were two of 2019's best flagships. We compare the two phones in various categories to find the right one for you.
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The best yoga apps for Android and iOS

The best yoga apps for iPhone or Android show you how to master hundreds of poses, offer all kinds of yoga workouts, and bring you advice from yoga experts.
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The best iPhone 6S Plus cases and covers

The iPhone 6S Plus remains a beautiful blend of glass and aluminum, but it's not invincible. These cases will add style and protection to your Apple device.
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Apple iPad (2019) vs. iPad (2018): What difference does a year make?

It may not be current-gen, but the iPad (2019) is still a nifty piece of gear that offers great value. We compare it to the iPad (2018) in this head-to-head.
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The best Google Pixel cases and covers

The aluminum-and-glass design of Google's Pixel looks classy, but it’s slippery and easy to damage. We've rounded up the best Google Pixel cases to protect it.
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Apple iPad Mini 5 vs. iPad Mini 4

The iPad Mini 4 was the top-of-the-line miniature Apple tablet for four long years, but in 2019 the iPad Mini 5 arrived to steal its crown. Which is the best?
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The best Samsung Galaxy S7 cases and covers

Want to keep your Galaxy S7 in pristine condition? Take a look at our pick of the best protective cases around, from clear cases to wood and leather options.
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How to save money by buying a refurbished iPhone

Check out our guide on how to buy a refurbished iPhone. We take a look at what to consider and where to buy, plus the importance of returns and warranties.
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How to pick the perfect case to protect your smartphone or tablet

Picking a case for your newfangled smartphone or tablet can be a tricky business. What should you look for? Check out these buying tips for some useful ideas.
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12 tips to free up storage space on your Android phone or tablet

Running out of room on your phone or tablet? Here are 10 tips that will save you space on your Android device, from using an SD card to saving on the cloud.
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How to unpair an Apple Watch

Need to unpair or reset your Apple Watch? This guide shows you how (with and without a paired iPhone) in a few simple steps.
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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G vs. Galaxy S10 5G

They may be over a year old, but the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G and the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G are still great phones. We compared them to help you choose.
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How to sell your old smartphone in 2022

If you have an old smartphone you’re not using, you should turn it into cash. Find out what it’s worth, where to sell it, and how to prepare it in our guide.
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How to use Google Assistant, plus all the ‘OK, Google’ commands you need to know

We've outlined the ins and outs of Google Assistant, plus some of the most useful "OK, Google" commands currently available. Take a look and find the best ones!
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How to wipe your Android phone or tablet properly

Take a detailed look at how to wipe your Android phone or tablet properly so that no data remains. We dive into Factory Data Protection and encryption as well.
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The most common Huawei P20 Pro problems, and how to fix them

The Huawei P20 Pro is an excellent phone, but it's not without problems. If you're struggling with one, check out our list of common problems and solutions.
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Common Huawei Mate 20 Pro problems, and how to fix them

Are you having problems with your beautiful new Huawei Mate 20 Pro? We take a look at the most common problems affecting the phone and how you can fix them.
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How to choose a smartphone by brand, carrier, or features

Dive into our comprehensive guide on how to pick a smartphone. We look at devices, wireless carriers, operating systems, service plans, features, and more.
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The best waterproof iPhone 6 and 6S cases

Looking for a water-resistant or waterproof case for your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6S? Here are the best options to keep your device dry and safe from sand and rocks.
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The best funny and useful Siri commands for iOS and MacOS

We've compiled a list of the best Siri commands. Our easy guide will go over how to search for stuff, change settings, play music, set reminders, and much more.
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Google Pixel 4 vs. Pixel 4 XL: Is it best to go big or stay small?

You may be wondering just what sets the Pixel 4 and the Pixel 4 XL apart. Obviously, the 4 XL is bigger than the Pixel 4, but are there any other differences you need to know about? We take a closer look at the two and compare their spec sheets to find out exactly how these phones measure up.
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Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a: 10 amazing tips and tricks

Hunting for some tips to get more from your Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a? You’ll find them right here. These tips will also work for the Pixel 3 XL and 3a XL.
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How to track your kid’s digital footprint with Google Family Link

Google Family Link lets you manage your child's device, set limits on screen time, block certain types of content, decide which apps can be installed, and more.
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How to factory reset a Samsung Galaxy S8

If your Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus isn't running well, or you're preparing to hand it off to someone else, you'll want to reset it to factory defaults. Here's how.

How to use Do Not Disturb mode in Android

Want a better night’s sleep, or to avoid interruptions at work? Android’s Do Not Disturb Mode has been updated for Android 11, and here’s how you can use it.

How to connect a game controller to your iPhone or iPad

Sick of the funky touch controls in your favorite mobile games? This guide shows you how to connect popular game controllers to an iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV.