How to remotely log out of Gmail, spot suspicious activity

If you've left Gmail logged in on another computer, there's a quick and easy fix.


How to selectively delete browsing history

Erasing your entire browsing history might be overkill if you just want to remove one or two sites or pages. In Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer you can selectively delete your browsing history. Here's how.


Augmented reality helps you find Instagram areas of interest

Say you find yourself in a new city and want to know where the most scenic spots are located, without dealing with a guidebook. Try this shortcut that uses the Instagram API in a different way.


How to hide updates, photos from your Facebook profile

If just untagging something on Facebook isn't enough, consider 'hiding' photos and updates that you don't want anyone to see.


How to disable Gmail's inbox sorting

Don't like how Gmail is putting your emails into categories like social, promotions or updates? It's an easy feature to disable and IDG News Service's Nick Barber will show you how.


Google search tips and tricks

Search smarter on Google using more than just basic keywords. In this TechTip we show you how to find more meaningful search results.


Make your passwords harder to crack

While there's nothing you can do if hackers get into a database with your password in it, you can still protect yourself for all the other worst-case scenarios involving hacking. This tech tip gives basics on how to do that.


How to not have your cell phone stolen

San Francisco Police Officer Dennis Toomer provides advice on how you can avoid becoming a victim of cell phone theft


Getting started with Google Slides

Learn some basic commands for Google Slides.


Using web forms in Google Drive

Instead of manually entering data, or copying and pasting from email replies, you can make a simple form or survey, post it on the Web and let other people do the work for you!


Turn your iOS devices into security cameras

The Presence app by People Power turns unused devices into surveillance cameras and can email you updates, as well as short video clips.


How to revert to an old version of a Google Drive file

Google Drive allows users to resurrect old versions of files. Here's how to do it.


Discovering space hogs on your hard drive

Sorting through files and folders is a really time consuming process. Fortunately, there's an easier way.


How to collaborate using Google Drive

Google Drive makes it easy to invite collaborators to work on a shared file or folder. Here are your step-by-step instructions.


jQuery tip: Reading JSONP from an external server

Here's how to retrieve data from Twitter by using JSONP.


jQuery tip: Creating custom selectors

Writing your own selector helps you to understand their performance issues working on large data sets. And if you know how to work around these performance issues by preselecting elements, you can still take advantage of their elegant...


Migrating RSS feeds from Google Reader

With Google Reader closing in the coming months, taking your RSS feeds with you to a new service doesn't need to be a painful process.


Secure your home WiFi network

Be sure your home WiFi network is secure by checking the security option on your base station.


Moving bookmarks between computers and browsers

You can easily export bookmarks and move them to a new machine or Internet browser. In this Tech Tip, we show you how.


Ubuntu in the cloud: Getting started with juju

Juju works to do for servers what package managers do for individual systems. It enables you to deploy services quickly and easily across multiple servers, simplifying the configuration process, and is particularly designed with cloud...


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