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Five top tips for using Windows 10's Spartan browser

If Microsoft has its way, Windows 10's Spartan browser will be the future of the way you browse the Web. Here are five tips to get more out of it, today.

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Make any standard outlet charge your gadgets over USB, no hardwiring required

Upgrade your home to be more tech-friendly, no electrical skills required

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6 ways to boost your personal brand

Your personal brand is more than just a buzz phrase -- it's the set of unique talents, skills and personality that makes you exactly the right fit for your dream job. Here are six tips to build your brand.

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Why you need a password manager (besides saving your passwords)

Password managers can do a lot more than just save your logins

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8 reasons to use 1Password that don't involve storing passwords

If all you're doing is stashing logins and passwords in 1Password, you're not coming close to using all its abilities.

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Working with decimal precision in .NET with MSSQL Server and Entity Framework

There are some common gotcha's when you first get started with the .NET Entity Framework and how numeric values are handled

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How much you have to spend on Amazon to make Amazon Prime worth it

Amazon has been adding even more value to its Prime membership. Here's the math on whether Amazon Prime is worth the cost.

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4K monitors: Everything you need to know about UltraHD PC displays

Here's everything you need to know before spending big bucks on a pixel-packed 4K monitor.

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Better call Aul: Get today's Windows Phone 10 Tech Preview build

How to get today's Windows Phone 10 Tech Preview build...and more!

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How to replace a broken laptop screen

If your laptop's LCD screen is cracked, black, or otherwise broken, it doesn't mean your notebook's a paperweight. Here's step-by-step instructions on how to replace a broken laptop screen.

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The media that will preserve your data forever

Our hard drives probably won't last long enough to give our kids or grandkids our photos. So what should we use?

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How to move your website to a new host

If you run a website, there may come a time when you want to move it to a different host. Here’s how to pull it off without a hitch, and move your personal email too.

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Use an external SSD to make an old Mac feel new (without cracking it open)

When internal surgery of a Mac isn't in the cards, an external SSD can rejuvenate a slow machine.

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3 fast, easy ways to find the perfect animated GIF

If you've always envied your friend's GIF chops here's how you can easily up your game.

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Your Excel formulas cheat sheet: 15 tips for calculations and common tasks

Save this for the spreadsheet jocks in your office--we'd bet even the experts don't know all of these formula tips.

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Don't track me Google forces Google search to show actual links

Get rid of Google's ugly tracking URL and hide your search terms from other sites with this extension

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2 quick tips for working with multiple email accounts in Gmail for Android

It's easier now to manage mail from multiple accounts on Android

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How to tell if a company’s culture is right for you

You want to work where you are inspired to do your best and appreciated by your colleagues and manager. However, that kind of fit doesn’t happen by chance. Find out what it takes to target the right job, company and culture.

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