Caller ID is easy to spoof and it’s leading to a host of real threats, from account recovery fraud to marketing scams to malicious pranks resulting in SWAT teams showing up at a victim's door.
By default, Windows 10 turns your PC into a server for distributing updates to other machines. Here's how to make it stop.
Windows 10 or Linux Mint? You can have it both ways, but there are a few tricks for doing it right.
You may be waiting for your free upgrade even if you reserved your free Windows 10 upgrade months ago. Here's how to get it now if you're impatient.
When you need to get serious work done, the more monitors the merrier. And if you don't have a spare VGA, DVI, or HDMI port, you can still use USB.
Windows 10 pulls a nasty trick when you upgrade: It sets your default web browser to Edge, even if you opted for Chrome or Firefox in Windows 7 or 8. Here's how to change it back.
Worried about a bad update borking your Windows 10 system? Turn on System Restore so you can roll back to a pre-update state.
Banish those telemarketers, or anybody else who gets annoying, from calling you for good by following a few steps.
You can still use the Control Panel, but there are also options to uninstall from the Start menu and the Settings app.
Cloud storage is convenient, but you can remove any concerns about security or other issues if you do what they do yourself.
Want to boost the scaling on your 1080p monitor by a little and your 4K display by a lot? With Windows 10 that's an easy fix.
Cortana, Microsoft's supremely useful digital assistant, is a highlight Windows 10 feature—but not everyone will appreciate the amount of personal information she demands to be helpful. Here's how to disable Cortana in Windows 10.
Instead of just waiting for your phone manufacturer to issue a patch, there are a few ways you can be proactive.