Digital Lifestyle Articles

Gasp! Time to ditch my grandfathered unlimited data plan? – CNET

Is Verizon's new unlimited plan tantalizing enough to make the switch? CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice. … [Read More...]

What’s New Articles

How to Customize the Title Bar Theme in Microsoft Office 2016

Among the new features in Microsoft Office 2016 are some improvements to the user interface. For example, they added a background image to the title bar in each Office program, and an improved dark theme. Customizing the background and theme is easy, and we’ll show you how to do it.Click Here to Continue Reading … [Read More...]

Apple iPad Pro vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Which 2-in-1 device to get?

The 2-in-1 market is taking off, as more and more people are being persuaded to replace laptops and tablets with a device that can be both. Microsoft and Apple are about to go head-to-head in this space with the Surface Pro 4 and the iPad Pro. If you want the... … [Read More...]

Home Networking Articles

How to Forget a Wi-Fi Network on Your iPhone or iPad

By default, iOS devices remember the Wi-Fi networks that you’ve joined in the past, and will attempt to automatically reconnect in the future. This feature is pretty handy most of the time, but on occasion can be a nuisance. Fortunately, it’s easy to have iOS forget specific Wi-Fi networks.Click Here to Continue Reading … [Read More...]

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Opera 10 Web Browser

If you want to mix things up a bit and experiment with a new Web Browser, Opera 10 has now been released and can be downloaded at Opera 10's biggest feature is "Opera Turbo" which speeds up page loads on slower connections. /doc … [Read More...]

The Future of USB – It’s 3.0

There's a new USB coming and it's 10 times faster.  USB (Universal Serial Bus) has been around since 1996.  The original specification was 1.0 and it allowed for data transmission speeds of up to 12 Mbits/second.  This new technology played a big part in eliminating Parallel and Serial devices from your PC.  USB 2.0 was introduced in 2006 and it allowed for transmission speeds up to 480 Mbits/s … [Read More...]

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A Freeware PC?

For the last several months, I've been using a PC that does not have any commercial off-the-shelf applications. Other than the Windows XP operating system, everything else loaded on the PC is freeware. I didn't originally intend to do this, but after I loaded the OpenOffice suite, I thought what … [Read More...]

Best Free Antivirus Programs

Having quality, current antivirus software is essential for online safety, and you don't need to spend a lot for a good antivirus product.  In fact, these 3 choices are free and have performance and features to match some of the better commercial products. AVG ( … [Read More...]

How to Send Self-Destructing iMessages with Confide

how to Want something a little more ephemeral than iMessage’s “Invisible Ink” allows for? Confide helps you send self destructing messages that are viewed once and then gone forever.Click Here to Continue Reading … [Read More...]

How to Back Up Your Text Messages to Your Gmail Account

how to Backing up your text messages from your Android phone to your Gmail account is so simple, there’s no reason to not back them up and make them search-friendly in the process. Read on to see how you can turn your Gmail account into an SMS vault.Click Here to Continue Reading … [Read More...]