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How to protect your privacy with a VPN on Android

You don't necessarily have to spend money, but free VPN apps come with some drawbacks.

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Why you should cover up your laptop's webcam

A lot of high-profile people recommend covering up your laptop's webcam, but is it really necessary? We take a closer look.

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7 ways to save money when you build a PC

Building a PC doesn't have to break the bank. These tips and tools will help you keep the cost of a new DIY computer as low as possible.

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Set up your webcam for access from the road

If you have a webcam without a vendor web portal, you can still view it while on the road. Here's how.

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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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How to customize icons with icon packs

Your phone's home screen can get as wild or tame as you want with these customizations.

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The safest ways to lend someone your Android phone

You can let people borrow your device without revealing your open apps, browser tabs, or personal data.

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How to install the latest Android beta on your Nexus or Pixel phone

If you want to check out the newest Nougat features before they're officially released to the public, here's how to do it.

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3 great Read It Later apps for saving articles and other content

Capture and curate articles and videos for later viewing with these bookmarking tools.

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How to get iOS-style VIP alerts in Gmail for Android

Keep the Gmail alerts on your Android phone quiet except for messages from your hand-picked inner circle.

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How to switch to Chrome's Material Design settings page for an easier experience

Google has yet to make the Material Design settings page standard, but you really should switch to it now.

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How to add custom ringtones to your Android phone

Go beyond the staid sounds that came with your phone by adding in some of your favorite tunes.

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The Evernote email trick everyone should use: How to forward emails automatically

You can email notes straight to Evernote, no muss, no fuss, assuming you have a paid plan. Here's how to set up the email addresses and filters to make this process automatic.

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How to stop Windows 10 from rebooting after updates

One of the most annoying "features" of Windows 10 is how it no longer gives you the option to postpone a reboot after certain updates. Here's how to fix that once and for all.

How to remove malware

If you've found malware on your system, what should you do about it? This video walks you through the steps of getting the bad stuff off your PC.

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How to increase your right-click options with Right Click Tweaker

Personalize the right-click context menu in Windows by adding functions you use most.