Tips & Tricks in Tips

Are you too smart to be scammed? Take this online test to see

We all like to think we could spot a scam from a mile away, but sneaky criminals are constantly improving their techniques and coming...
Tips February 17, 2018

Find the best deals on foreclosed homes

We have a tip for you that might help you see an almost-immediate bump in your home's equity. Of course, we cannot promise a...
Tips February 17, 2018

Fitness tracker vs. smartwatch, which is better for you?

Fitness goals can be difficult to measure. You can watch your weight, time your workouts, and see how you feel overall, but an assist...
Tips February 16, 2018

Top 10 ways to boost your home Wi-Fi and fix it once and for all

There are plenty of reasons your Wi-Fi keeps slowing down (at the most inopportune times too, it seems) - signal congestion, physical location, firmware...
Tips February 15, 2018

Living alone doesn't mean living in fear

There are many perks to living alone. But there’s another side to the solo life. Fear and doubt can creep in when you’re on...
Tips February 15, 2018

5 stupid mistakes to avoid when buying new tech

Even the most tech-savvy people tend to make mistakes when buying new technology. We're talking about more than just overpaying - that's a given,...
Tips February 15, 2018

How to record phone calls on your iPhone or Android

You may think that recording a phone call is something you'll never need, but there are a variety of legitimate reasons why you may...
Tips February 14, 2018

10 incredibly useful ways to use a USB drive you didn't know

Are you sitting at your desk? Go ahead, reach down, and open your desk drawer. You know the one. It’s the drawer that holds...
Tips February 13, 2018

One thing to know before buying a food delivery service

When it comes to food delivery services, there are dozens out there to choose from. But which should you use, and what truly sets...
Tips February 13, 2018

An easy hack to control every device in your house with Amazon Alexa

One of the great promises of Amazon’s lineup of Alexa gadgets is that they can help bring your house a step closer to the...
Tips February 13, 2018

Hidden iPhone features that could save your life

Since smartphones keep us connected almost all the time, they can also be critical safety and distress signal tools in emergencies and times of...
Tips February 12, 2018

Do you still need to "close" apps?

Whether you're using an Apple iPhone or Google's Android operating system, you probably spend time closing apps. You may think it improves the performance...
Tips February 12, 2018

10 useful Windows 10 features you probably never use but should

Psst! You're probably not getting the most out of Windows 10. That's the Microsoft operating system that's running on roughly half a billion PCs...
Tips February 11, 2018

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...
Tips February 11, 2018

5 Google Flight tips to score the best and cheapest flight

Remember booking an airline flight the old-fashioned way? No, we're not talking about driving to your travel agent, but rather staring at your laptop...
Tips February 10, 2018

How to get a ton of free samples on Amazon

Free samples are fun. You get to test out products you might not otherwise try. Maybe you find a new favorite shampoo. Maybe you...
Tips February 10, 2018

Everyday essential shortcuts for your Android

Your Android can adeptly make calls, send text messages, check emails, change settings, download apps and everything in between. Sure, having the right know-how...
Tips February 8, 2018

How to erase everything you ever searched for on Google

Does the idea of Google knowing your every move creep you out? Think about it, the tech giant knows every car you've thought of...
Tips February 5, 2018

7 tech toys to keep kids occupied during school breaks

“I’m bored.” Those are words you never want to hear from your kids. You can head this off at the pass by being prepared...
Tips February 2, 2018

5 ways to find a cellphone number online

Ever get a call from a number that you do not recognize? Maybe it is a scammer pretending to work for Google or Facebook,...
Tips February 1, 2018