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How to share a video privately on YouTube or Vimeo

You can control who has access to your video (but you can't control who's sitting next to them while they watch it).

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15 tips and tricks to get the most from your LG G4

The G4 is a great phone, but you can make it even greater.

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How to add, change, or delete users in Android Lollipop

This feature makes it easy to share an Android device with others, as everyone gets their own home screen configuration and access to the Play Store.

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How to ​pass on your phone and data when you power off for good

Make sure your ​Android ​device and Google account ​can be accessed by a loved one​​ without any compromises to your security.

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How to squeeze more battery life from your Linux laptop

Linux has a lot of advantages, but long battery life on a laptop isn’t usually one of them. Here's how to fix that.

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Stop pesky HTML5 videos from auto-playing with this helpful Firefox add-on

This nifty add-on helps you silence pesky auto-playing audio and video that you come across on the web--as long it's not Flash-based.

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How to install closed drivers, media codecs, and other forbidden stuff on Linux PCs

Linux is famous for its open-source nature, but sometimes you just need to use proprietary drivers or codecs. Here's how to do so on many of the top Linux distros.

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Upgrading to Windows 10: One good reason to wait

Windows 10 is a major and exciting upgrade that some people will download right away. Anyone with older hardware or software should do a little research first, though.

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How to get started with Cardboard, Google's DIY virtual reality headset

Want to strap your smartphone to your face? It's cheap and relatively easy.

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How to turn off photo backup with the Google settings app

Uninstalling Google Photos won't stop your pictures from getting sucked into Google's servers. Delve into Google Settings to manage that and other aspects of your apps.

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When Wi-Fi doesn't work, try these things first

Wi-Fi problems could be caused by your computer or your router, or some interaction that's gone awry. Here's how to identify and fix the problem.

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How to add virtual desktops to your PC without upgrading to Windows 10

Not making the switch to Windows 10, but love the idea of multiple desktops? Here's how to add that to any PC running Windows XP or higher.

Windows Sticky Notes isn't made for backup, but these alternatives are

Windows' Sticky Notes program may seem like a convenient tool for jotting down reminders and miscellaneous stuff, but it's really a disaster waiting to happen.