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Silicon Valley is racing to build an audio-only internet, and I hope it succeeds

Silicon Valley is racing to build an audio-only internet, and I hope it succeeds

I used audio-based apps like Clubhouse as my main source of media for a week, and now I'm convinced they're the future of the internet.
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Eat and be eaten: How to survive and thrive in Agar.io

Eat and be eaten: How to survive and thrive in Agar.io

Agar.io is a blob-eat-blob world, one best played while keeping a few things in mind. Check out our quick game guide for a recap of controls and strategies.
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Ship-tracking website shows major problem in Suez Canal

Ship-tracking website shows major problem in Suez Canal

Fans of ship-tracking websites like Vessel Finder are currently monitoring a problematic event in one of the world's most important waterways.
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The Navy wants you to hack into its systems. But of course, there’s a catch

The Navy wants you to hack into its systems. But of course, there’s a catch

Hacking into the U.S. Navy's computer systems is a surefire way to get yourself in trouble -- unless you do it during this upcoming hackathon.
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Harvesting hydration: How future settlers will create and collect water on Mars

Harvesting hydration: How future settlers will create and collect water on Mars

Mars looks like a dry, inhospitable desert. So where will explorers get water from? We spoke to three experts to find out.
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NFTs and the explosive rebirth of artificial scarcity

NFTs and the explosive rebirth of artificial scarcity

NFTs (non-fungible tokens) are booming right now. Why? Because unlike most digital items, they're artificially limited. Here's why that changes everything.
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How to add a signature in Gmail

How to add a signature in Gmail

Adding a signature in Gmail may seem tricky at first, but it's more than doable, especially with the right guidance. Here's how to do it in the app or the site.
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The best YouTube channels

The best YouTube channels

So many videos, so little time. Our curated list of the best YouTube channels helps you catch up on all the must-see videos, from educational to entertaining.
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Download audiobooks for free at these websites

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.

How to run a free background check

How to run a free background check

Need to find out what potential employers can find about you online? Here are several methods that allow you to run a free background check on anyone online.
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Google Stadia vs. Shadow

Google Stadia vs. Shadow

Google Stadia and Shadow are two very different game-streaming services. Here, we've outlined the key differences between the two to help you make a decision.
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Google Stadia vs. Nvidia GeForce Now

Google Stadia vs. Nvidia GeForce Now

Stadia promises to change how we play games, but Nvidia's GeForce Now should have Google worried. Here, we pitted the cloud gaming services against one another.
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The best ad blockers for Chrome

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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Best LastPass alternatives for 2021

Best LastPass alternatives for 2021

With LastPass limiting free account services, you might be in the market for a new password manager. Thankfully, we've got you covered with these alternatives.

How to create disposable email addresses

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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How to use Google Meet

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 Google Drive

How to use Google Drive

Google Drive has become the go-to suite for those looking to work online and store documents in the cloud. Check out our comprehensive set of tips and tricks.
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How to turn off Restricted Mode on YouTube

How to turn off Restricted Mode on YouTube

YouTube's Restricted Mode feature can prevent you or your loved ones from viewing mature content. But if you don't need it anymore, here's how to turn it off.
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Google Meet tips and tricks

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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Astroagriculture: How we’ll grow crops on Mars

Astroagriculture: How we’ll grow crops on Mars

If we ever hope to keep astronauts alive on Mars for a long-term visit, we'll need to figure out how to grow crops in Martian soil. Is such a thing possible?
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How to pin a website to the taskbar

How to pin a website to the taskbar

Windows 10's Start Menu and taskbar are good for programs, but pinning websites is tricky. Learn to access sites via taskbar on Chrome, Firefox, Edge, and IE.
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How to mine Bitcoin

How to mine Bitcoin

Cloud mining offers a relatively cheap entry point for Bitcoin mining, but if you have the right hardware and cheap power, you can mine yourself. Which is best?
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Google Stadia vs. xCloud

Google Stadia vs. xCloud

When it comes down to Google Stadia vs. xCloud, which is the better choice? We broke down everything we know so you can make that call for yourself.
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How to change your Gmail password

How to change your Gmail password

Changing your password is an important step in online security. Emails can contain a lot of personal data about you. Here's how to change your Gmail password.
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What is an RSS feed?

What is an RSS feed?

What is an RSS feed? You can follow many websites without going to the main site or social networking feeds. RSS feeds keep your finger on the pulse of the web.
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How to get Microsoft Office for free

How to get Microsoft Office for free

The software can be expensive, but there are ways to access the apps you need, including free trials and web apps. Here's how to get Microsoft Office for free.
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How to make a GIF from a YouTube video

How to make a GIF from a YouTube video

YouTube videos are great, but if you want to use them for some quick reactions, GIFs are better. Here's how to make a GIF from a YouTube video in three ways.
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Zoom Escaper gives you the perfect excuse to flee tiresome calls

Zoom Escaper gives you the perfect excuse to flee tiresome calls

Fed up with Zoom meetings? Then this ingenious Zoom Escaper soundboard looks like the perfect tool to help you sabotage your calls and enable an easy exit.
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How to share your screen on Skype

How to share your screen on Skype

Sharing your screen can be useful. This guide shows you how to share your screen on Skype in several easy steps on PCs and mobile devices, including the iPhone.
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How to send large files for free

How to send large files for free

Need to transfer a pretty hefty file online, but don't know how? We've put together this guide to cover the simplest, most effective, and most secure methods.
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How to clear cookies

How to clear cookies

Cookies are useful for saving login info and more, but they can be used to track browsing habits, too. Here's how to clear cookies in Chrome, Safari, and more.
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The best GIF-maker apps and websites for 2020

The best GIF-maker apps and websites for 2020

Ever wanted to make a GIF using your favorite video, or better yet, be the star of a GIF? Lucky for you, creating GIFs is a lot easier than you might think.
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Best free YouTube downloaders

Best free YouTube downloaders

Looking for a way to download YouTube videos and avoid streaming issues? These downloaders offer ways to save and customize YouTube videos.
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The best free video converters

The best free video converters

The best free video converters can render format issues a thing of the past. Converting video with these online or desktop video converters is quick and easy.
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