Ian PaulContributor, PCWorld

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Ian is an independent writer based in Israel who has never met a tech subject he didn't like. He primarily covers Windows, PC and gaming hardware, video and music streaming services, social networks, and browsers. When he's not covering the news he's working on how-to tips for PC users, or tuning his eGPU setup.

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How to enable WhatsApp's two-step verification

WhatsApp is adding two-step verification, an extra security feature that all users should enable as soon as it becomes available. Here's how it works.

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How to judge the time commitment of your next video game

Video games require a lot of time to complete. HowLongToBeat.com can help you figure out how much time to set aside for each game you play.

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Kodi's coming home to Xbox to play your music and movies as a universal Windows app

Kodi began life as the Xbox Media Center, an unofficial app for the original Xbox. Now it's coming to the Xbox One as a Windows Store app.

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Microsoft teases Windows 10's sleek new look for the future

"Project Neon" will give your Windows 10 PC a fresh coat of paint later in 2017.

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Facebook's Community Help lets you aid your neighbors in a crisis

Facebook's Community Help feature lets you give or seek shelter, food, and other forms of assistance.

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MacBook Pro Touch Bar preview hits Microsoft Office for Macs

Office Insiders on the Mac's slow ring can tap away on the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar.

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Logitech's Brio is a luxurious 4K HDR webcam with Windows Hello biometric support

Logitech's Brio webcam features a 4K resolution, HDR, and Windows Hello support.

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Overwatch's console players are getting wrecked by keyboard and mouse users

Overwatch console players complain that gamers using a keyboard and mouse are ruining the fun for everyone.

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How to browse Netflix's hidden categories

Netflix Categories for Chrome is an easy way to browse the video site without searching.

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Intel brought 300 drones to the Super Bowl

Intel showed off what its Shooting Star quadcopters can do when they played the role of backup dancers to Lady Gaga on Super Bowl on Sunday.

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A Windows Cloud build just leaked, and this is what we learned

A leaked build of Windows Cloud surfaced recently, and it raises some interesting questions about Microsoft's unconfirmed version of Windows.

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LG's fixing its 5K monitor to work near Wi-Fi routers

LG's adding extra shielding to its 5K monitor to let it work near Wi-Fi routers, but that won't help existing owners.

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Plex's new Amazon Echo support lets you control your home theater with your voice

Plex just added Amazon Echo support, letting you use Alexa to control your media server with your voice.

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Gmail is dumping Windows XP and Vista, now what?

Gmail is turning its back on Windows XP and Vista as the lights slowly go out on Microsoft's aging and unsupported operating systems.

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HMA Pro VPN review: An easy-to-use tool for securing your online privacy

This is a powerful VPN, but expert users might prefer the older version, HMA 2, which has a more conventional desktop software look and feel.