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How to block potentially harmful programs with Windows Defender Antivirus

The digital world can be a scary place. There are cybercriminals from every corner of the world looking to steal our credentials, rip us off,…
Tips: Fraud/Security/Privacy August 20, 2018

3 biggest security threats for Android users today

Every week we hear about dozens of new online security threats. If you want to stay safe, it's not enough anymore to install antivirus on your personal computer. Android smartphones and tablets are susceptible to the same threats, so you have to be careful. Right now, there are three big security issues all Android users should know about.
Tips: Fraud/Security/Privacy December 6, 2016

Sponsored: Hearing is believing!

So you just bought a new flat screen TV and are about to settle down to watch that latest blockbuster movie you've been raring to see at home. But there's a problem - your TV's sound is so frustratingly inconsistent! You probably hear this all too often. In one scene, spoken words sound so soft that you can't help but turn your TV's volume up. Then without warning, a big action scene comes up with all the loud sound effects and a musical score that rattles every wall in your house. Thankfully, here's a little gizmo that can solve your TV dialog and volume issues, even when you're using external audio hardware.

How to get the most out of Google Now

Get the most out of your Android gadget's Google Now with these essential voice commands.
Tips: Smartphones July 8, 2015
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Secret Siri commands you're probably not using

We all know that Siri can help with directions. But, if that's all you're using Apple's virtual assistant for, you're only scratching the surface of what she's capable of. From practical skills that help you get things done quickly, to funny responses that will make you laugh, these Siri commands will help you get more out of the program.
Tips: Smartphones
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September 29, 2017

Best Siri commands you need to know

We all know that Siri can help with directions. But, if that's all you're using Apple's virtual assistant for, you're only scratching the surface of what she's capable of. From practical skills that help you get things done quickly, to funny responses that will make you laugh, these Siri commands will help you get more out of the program.
Tips: Smartphones
17,83317.8k
October 4, 2017

List of Alexa commands you're not using but should be

Are you like millions of others who are turning their place into a smart home with Amazon Alexa? Instead of tapping an app to play your music, then another app to put on your lights, and yet another to turn down the thermostat, you can just do all that from a single home hub. But do you know the commands?
Tips: Laptops/Tablets/Computers
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July 7, 2017

Amazon Echo hears everything you say

Since the Echo was first released in 2014, around 5.1 million units have been sold. And, if this past Christmas is any indicator, it doesn't seem this trend will be slowing down anytime in the near future. But what millions of people don't realize is that these virtual assistants could be a privacy nightmare. Here's how you can take control of these always-listening devices.
Tips: Fraud/Security/Privacy
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January 7, 2017

Complete list of Amazon Alexa commands you didn’t know you could use

Many Amazon Alexa users are stuck in a rut and they don’t even know it. They say things like “Alexa, play my music” and “Alexa, what is the weather for today?” Those are handy commands, but they barely scratch the surface of what this very capable voice assistant can do.
Tips: Tips/Tricks/Troubleshooting
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February 11, 2018

How to lock down your privacy on your Amazon Echo

How do you use your Echo? You might use it to play your favorite podcasts, to listen to music, to hear your email or calendar or to have Uber come pick you up. Whichever way you use it, you have to be careful. You're linking to the internet with a device that's always listening for your commands.
Tips: Fraud/Security/Privacy March 16, 2018
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