5 tips for using the iPhone 6s's 3D Touch

5 tips for using the iPhone 6s's 3D Touch

Got an iPhone 6s and want to get more out of its 3D Touch feature? I've got 5 great tips for you.

11/06/2015

Want to protect your privacy in Windows 10? Get this free tool.

Want to protect your privacy in Windows 10? Get this free tool.

Much has been made about potential privacy invasions in Windows 10. If it's something you're worried about, here's a free tool for managing the operating system's privacy features.

11/04/2015

5 top free Windows 10 apps for system speedups and more

5 top free Windows 10 apps for system speedups and more

Got a Windows 10 machine? Then you want these five great free Windows apps that will make it run faster, clean up your PC, play any media file, and more. Note that they'll work on other versions of Windows as well.

11/02/2015

How to turn off iOS 9's data-hogging Wi-Fi Assist

How to turn off iOS 9's data-hogging Wi-Fi Assist

iOS 9's Wi-Fi Assist feature uses so much cellular data that Apple faces a multi-million dollar class-action lawsuit over it. Fear not: I've got the details about how to turn it off -- and other advice on holding down your data use.

10/30/2015

Here are the 10 most vulnerable programs on your PC

Here are the 10 most vulnerable programs on your PC

Wonder which PC software is most exposed to dangers? Secunia PSI just released the list of the most exposed ten. I've got the list and info about how to keep yourself safe.

10/28/2015

Is your broadband ISP ripping you off?

Is your broadband ISP ripping you off?

New York State is investigating whether three major ISPs are delivering less bandwidth than they promise their customers. Here's what you can do to find out whether your ISP, no matter where you live, is ripping you off.

10/26/2015

Finally -- the latest OS X El Capitan fixes Office 2016 for Mac crashes

Finally -- the latest OS X El Capitan fixes Office 2016 for Mac crashes

If you're one of the many people for whom El Capitan essentially killed Office 2016 for the Mac, you've finally got a fix. OS X 10.11.1 is out, and it appears to fix the proble

10/22/2015

Here's why Spotify still beats Apple Music

Here's why Spotify still beats Apple Music

It's been a little more than three months since Apple Music was released, and the latest numbers show it lags well behind industry leader Spotify. Here's why Spotify is the better service.

10/21/2015

Is the Nexus 5X the best-value smartphone ever?

Is the Nexus 5X the best-value smartphone ever?

Google's Nexus 5X is ready for ordering. It may not give the iPhone 6s a run for the money --- but is it the best-value smartphone ever?

10/19/2015

Don't like ads in Windows 10's Start menu? Here's how to kill them.

Don't like ads in Windows 10's Start menu? Here's how to kill them.

If you've updated Windows 10 to the latest "Fast Ring" build you may notice something unwanted: Ads piped directly into the Start menu. But fear not, I've got a way to kill them.

10/16/2015

Three reasons to hold off installing Mac OS X El Capitan

Three reasons to hold off installing Mac OS X El Capitan

If you haven't yet installed Mac OS X El Capitan, you may be wondering whether it's time to upgrade. Here are three reasons to hold off the upgrade, at least for now.

10/14/2015

Best free app for hacking Windows 10's Start menu -- and giving one to Windows 8

Best free app for hacking Windows 10's Start menu -- and giving one to Windows 8

Don't like the way Windows 10's Start menu looks and works? I've got help -- a great free app that lets you change it, and does more as well, including giving one to Windows 8.

10/02/2015

Is Google's Chromebook Pixel C just a Microsoft Surface knockoff?

Is Google's Chromebook Pixel C just a Microsoft Surface knockoff?

Google may play up its just-announced Chromebook Pixel C as something new, but it has plenty of similarities to the Microsoft Surface 3. Is it more than just a Surface knockoff?

09/30/2015

What we know about Volkswagen's diesel-cheating hack

What we know about Volkswagen's diesel-cheating hack

Volkswagen's hack to allow its cars to violate pollution laws by cheating on emissions testing is a lot more sophisticated than it first appeared. Here's what we know now, including links to the documents that first discovered the...

09/28/2015

Is Apple tech's worst security threat?

Is Apple tech's worst security threat?

Apple, which once touted its hardware as invulnerable to hacks, may have become tech's biggest security threat. Several security breaches in iOS show just how big the problem is.

09/24/2015

5 reasons not to upgrade to iOS 9

5 reasons not to upgrade to iOS 9

Just because shiny, new iOS 9 is here doesn't mean you should upgrade to it. Here are five reasons not to upgrade...at least for now.

09/23/2015

How to protect yourself against the XcodeGhost iOS malware

How to protect yourself against the XcodeGhost iOS malware

If you've got iOS, you may have been hacked by XcodeGhost malware, which has been found in 39 iOS apps which have been used by hundreds of millions of people. Here's what you need to know about the malware, and how to protect yourself....

09/21/2015

Five top iOS 9 tips you can't live without

Five top iOS 9 tips you can't live without

iOS 9 may not be a big leap forward over iOS 8, but it's still got plenty of great new features. Here are five you can't live without.

09/18/2015

How to block Windows 7 or Windows 8 PCs from automatically downloading Windows 10

How to block Windows 7 or Windows 8 PCs from automatically downloading Windows 10

Microsoft has been quietly downloading the massive Windows 10 update to Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 PCs without their owners' knowledge. Here are instructions for blocking it.

09/16/2015

How to uninstall default Windows 10 apps you never knew you had

How to uninstall default Windows 10 apps you never knew you had

If you've got Windows 10, you've got pre-installed apps you don't even know about. I've found a great free tool that finds them all and lets you delete them.

09/14/2015

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