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Create custom email addresses & extract domain names from URLs

Use commands and formulas to make these tasks a breeze

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How to unsend Gmail messages with the Undo Send feature

Accidentally send a dirty joke to your boss instead of your bestie? Here's how to bring it back.

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How to save Windows Spotlight images to your PC in a few clicks

The Windows 10 app SpotBright lets you save Windows Spotlight images to your PC.

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7 Excel tips for huge spreadsheets: Split Screen, Freeze Panes, Format Painter and more

The bigger and uglier your Excel spreadsheet gets, the more you need these tips to handle the data with as little hassle as possible.

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4 Google Translate features you'll use every day

Use these tips to translate documents, build a personal phrasebook, and even improve your own English.

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How to take screenshots in Windows 10

Taking screenshots in Windows 10 is easy if you know the right keyboard shortcuts.

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How 'Start - A New Tab Page' turns Chrome into an iGoogle replacement

Start - A New Tab Page is an interesting Chrome extension for those who need more information in their browser.

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How to get past Windows Defender SmartScreen in Windows 10

The SmartScreen filter in Windows 10 can sometimes stop you from downloading the app you want. Here's how to get past it, and why sometimes you should think twice before doing so.

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What to do if Windows 10 Control Panel disappears from the WinX power user menu

If Microsoft removed the Control Panel option from your WinX menu, here's how to get it back.

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

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

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6 ways to lock down your iPhone’s lock screen

Just because your iPhone is locked with a passcode or Touch ID doesn’t mean it’s safe from prying eyes and fingers. These iOS settings can help lock down your phone’s lock screen.

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Switching from Mac to PC, part 5: Gaming is a serious business

When you switch from a Mac to a Windows PC, one of the undisputed advantages is the bottomless trove of games. Here are pointers to the best resources.

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Word resume tips: Using style sheets, shapes and text boxes for a professional look

Updating your résumé means more than refreshing the information. We'll show you how to use style sheets, shapes, and text boxes to create a modern, professional layout.

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How to make and send selfie stickers in Google Allo

The latest update to Google's Allo messaging app lets you create stickers in your likeness and send them to your friends. Here's how to do it.

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How to build a Raspberry Pi retrogaming emulation console

With these simple, step-by-step instructions for building a Raspberry Pi 3 console loaded with RetroPie software, you'll be playing your favorite classic games in no time.