Don't-Miss Stories

chrome for android

How to turn on data compression in Chrome on your phone or tablet

By flipping this feature on you can browse faster and save on your wireless data plan.

evernote searches primary

5 Evernote apps that help you save, remember, and organize data more easily

Try these timesavers: Evernote Clearly, Penultimate, Eidetic, EasilyDo, and Sight.

chrome logo

How to silence noisy Chrome tabs with one click

This Chrome hidden feature lets you silence tabs with auto-play videos even faster than before.

hook

Hook promises to make smart homes out of dumb power switches for less than $100

By moving remote-controlled outlet and light bulb switches onto a local Wi-Fi network, Hook promises to enable a smart home for under $100.

istock 000024376893large

Cut the cord and leave cable TV behind

Don't be afraid to get rid of your cable. Streaming and download services will ensure that you don't miss any of your favorite shows or movies.

PCWorld News

Xerox targets paper-laden enterprises with new mobile apps, services

Analytics features aim to help companies make smarter printing decisions

vivaldi browser

This is neat: You can stack and tile browser tabs in the Vivaldi beta browser for power users

Another cool feature in this technical preview is the ability to attach files to notes.

PCWorld News

EU to revamp laws to tackle online crime and terrorism

The EU wants IT companies to help with this effort

crashed car car crash

EU cars will automatically dial emergency services after crashing beginning in 2018

The eCall system will automatically dial 112, Europe's single emergency number, in case of a crash.

The Internet of Things and the currency of privacy

Getting ready to check the "agree" box on that User Agreement? Read this first.

google maps material design

Google Maps update adds batch photo upload, hides your reservations

There are hints of more wearable features, but we may have to wait for an Android Wear update.

windows10 start menu on screen 100466241 large

These leaked Windows 10 notification sounds hint at a soothing OS experience

Instead of jolting you into action, Windows 10's notifications seem eager to put your mind at ease.

lgg4 8987

Hands on with the LG G4: The smartphone for those who really love leather

Its camera features and pared down software experience makes it better than its predecessor, but I'm not sold on the leather.

PCWorld News

Amazon opens marketplace for business customers

Businesses can purchase common items like pens as well as more specialized products, like hydraulic presses

lgg4 8989

Meet the LG G4: Clad in leather and sporting an impressive camera

LG’s betting on a sophisticated camera and a Snapdragon 808 processor to reel you in to its new flagship device.