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Which CPU Should You Buy? Intel Core i5 vs. i7

We outline each Intel processor line and explain what it all means for your next desktop or laptop purchase, especially with Core i9 on the way.

How to Photograph Fireworks

July 4th, with its brilliant fireworks displays, gives shutterbugs plenty of photo ops—follow these tips to get the best shots.

Is Your VPN Leaking?

Check your virtual private network of choice to see if it's truly private, or if that VPN's middle name is just a suggestion.

How to Free Up Space on Your iPhone or iPad

Is the storage full on your iOS device? Here's how to figure out what's taking up the most space so you can decide what to delete.

How to Secure Your Windows 10 PC With Dynamic Lock

When your Windows 10 PC detects that you've walked away with your smartphone, Dynamic Lock secures your computer. Here's how to turn it on.

How to Stop GIFs From Auto-Playing in Your Browser

The GIF just turned 30. But if you hate being inundated with animations on the web, here's how to stop the GIFs.

How to Jazz Up Your Boring Windows 10 Desktop Theme

Time to spruce up Windows 10 with a cool desktop image and a lively color? Here's how to splash Windows 10 with a fresh look via the Creators Update.

How to Record Calls on an iPhone

Apple doesn't make it easy to record phone calls, but it's not impossible. Here's how.

How to Use Safe Mode to Diagnose a PC Problem

Is Windows misbehaving? One diagnostic technique you can try is Safe Mode to see if you can narrow down the cause of the trouble.

How to Access Your Wi-Fi Router's Settings

Here's how to change a home Wi-Fi network's name, password, or other elements.

10 Tips to Speed Up Windows 10

Windows 10 is faster than the previous versions of Microsoft's OS, but you can still speed up your PC with our tricks.

How to Work On a Flight With No Laptop

Banning laptops on flights in 2017 is an insane idea, but here's how to deal if it happens.

How to Sync Windows 10 Settings Across Multiple PCs

You can use the same settings on all your Windows 10 devices or keep each one unique.

How to Subscribe to a Podcast on iOS or iTunes

You can subscribe to a podcast either through Apple's mobile Podcasts app or iTunes, but you'll want to follow certain steps to make it work right.

How Do I Fix My Laptop Keyboard?

Laptop keyboard not working? These fixes can help you get back to previously scheduled typing.

How to Sync Notifications Between Windows 10 and Your Phone

Appointments and notifications you set up in Windows 10 can also pop up on your smartphone.

How to Protect Your Privacy in Windows 10

The Creators Update offers a few enhancements to your privacy settings.

What to Do if Your Laptop Is Plugged In But Not Charging

If your laptop is plugged in but not getting any juice, these steps can help you troubleshoot.

How to Hide (or Delete) Your Most Annoying Facebook Friends

Want to break up with one of your Facebook friends? You can unfollow, block, or unfriend that person. Let's look at all the options.

How to Troubleshoot Problems in Windows Via Event Viewer

Windows Event Viewer isn't the most user-friendly tool; here's how to make it work for you.