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.

04/29/2014

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.

04/28/2014

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.

08/08/2013

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.

07/29/2013

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.

07/18/2013

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.

05/20/2013

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.

05/16/2013

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

05/14/2013

Getting started with Google Slides

Learn some basic commands for Google Slides.

04/22/2013

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!

04/15/2013

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.

04/09/2013

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.

04/08/2013

Discovering space hogs on your hard drive

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

04/04/2013

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.

04/03/2013

jQuery tip: Reading JSONP from an external server

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

03/25/2013

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...

03/20/2013

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.

03/18/2013

Secure your home WiFi network

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

03/14/2013

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.

03/04/2013

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...

02/27/2013

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