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  • How to Uninstall Windows 10’s May 2020 Update
    by Chris Hoffman on May 28, 2020 at 4:26 pm

    Despite a long testing process, we’ve seen reports of bugs in Windows 10’s May 2020 Update. If you’ve installed the latest version of Windows 10 and run into problems, you can uninstall it. Here’s how to uninstall the May 2020 Update or any other major Windows 10 update.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • [Update: It's Back] It's Not Just You—Amazon Is Down
    by Cameron Summerson on May 28, 2020 at 3:28 pm

    Can you remember a world where you didn’t buy everything with 1-2 day shipping from Amazon dot com? I’m not sure I can. But right now, this second…we’re living in that world again. Because Amazon is down.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Watch Plex Together With Friends
    by Joel Cornell on May 28, 2020 at 2:46 pm

    Plex has always been at the forefront of media sharing technology for the masses, and its new Watch Together feature makes it easier than ever to watch movies and TV with your friends and family around the world.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Watch Classic “Simpsons” in Original 4:3 Format on Disney+
    by Justin Duino on May 28, 2020 at 2:27 pm

    In an attempt to modernize classic Simpsons episodes, Disney+ cropped 4:3 episodes down to 16:9. In doing so, numerous visual jokes were cut out. Thankfully, Disney now lets you watch in the original aspect ratio, but you need to disable a feature to view the original format.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Watch TV With Friends Using Hulu Watch Party
    by Joel Cornell on May 28, 2020 at 2:02 pm

    If you miss holding watch parties with your friends who aren’t able to join you in person, you can use Hulu’s Watch Party feature to gather up to seven additional friends together around one synchronized video feed.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Epic Games Store Gives Away 'Borderlands 2' and 'The Pre-Sequel' This Week
    by Michael Crider on May 28, 2020 at 1:23 pm

    The hits keep coming on the Epic Game Store, and they don’t cost a cent. After killing its servers for almost a full day by giving away Grand Theft Auto V and announcing a brand new freebie collection of Samurai Showdown Shodown games, Epic is giving away one of this generation’s most beloved looter-shooters. Oh, and also The Pre-Sequel.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Plex Will Let You and a Friend Watch a Movie Together Even When You're Apart
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 28, 2020 at 1:22 pm

    What do friends do when they want to catch up on a show or movie together during a pandemic? Plex has a new solution for you, thanks to a new “Watch Together” feature. Invite your friends with a link, and the whole thing syncs up for you. You can watch Plex’s on-demand service or your personal media.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Make Your Own TARDIS With Even More Free Stuff From 'Doctor Who'
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 28, 2020 at 12:40 pm

    If your idea of staying at home involves Totally And Radically Driving In Space, then we have good news for you. The fine folks at the BBC are handing out even more free Doctor Who stuff, including another free issue of Titan Comics. This time you’ll get a free Fourth Doctor comic, but that’s not all you can grab.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Microsoft extends Graphics Driver evaluations (to improve driver quality)
    by Martin Brinkmann on May 28, 2020 at 12:25 pm

    Graphics drivers are a common cause for crashes and other issues on Windows systems. Microsoft uses a system that evaluates graphics drivers, e.g. by measuring crashes and hangs in games, to determine Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Microsoft extends Graphics Driver evaluations (to improve driver quality) appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • The Philips Hue TV Sync Box's Latest Update Adds Voice Controls
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 28, 2020 at 11:50 am

    Signify, the company behind the Philips smart home brand has a new feature for its Hue TV sync box—voice controls. Before, if you wanted to turn the device on, off, or change modes, you needed to get out your phone to control it. Now you can ask Google, Alexa, or Siri to make changes for you.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Pin Text and Images to Windows 10’s Clipboard History
    by Benj Edwards on May 28, 2020 at 11:23 am

    Windows 10 makes copy and paste more convenient with a feature called Clipboard history. It allows you to pin items you frequently copy and paste to a list for quick access. Here’s how to use it.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • You Can Now Use Your Canon Camera as a Mac Webcam
    by Andrew Heinzman on May 28, 2020 at 10:56 am

    Webcams are in high demand right now, and buying one at a reasonable price is nearly impossible. So why not use a camera that you already own? Canon’s webcam utility software, which used to be Windows-exclusive, can now turn your EOS or PowerShot camera into an overpowered Mac webcam.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • You Can Now Buy the Raspberry Pi 4 With 8 GBs of RAM
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 28, 2020 at 10:34 am

    The Raspberry Pi 4 is already the most powerful entry yet from the Raspberry Pi foundation. So how do you take a good thing and make it even better? Add more RAM, of course. You can now grab an 8 GB Raspberry Pi 4 for $75. You’ll want to grab the beta 64-bit Raspbian OS to take advantage of it, though.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Deal Alert: YouTube Premium Subscribers Can Get a Nest Mini Speaker for Free
    by Michael Crider on May 28, 2020 at 10:24 am

    If incessant double pre-roll ads aren’t enough to make you pay for YouTube, maybe some free hardware will be? That’s Google’s latest approach to signing up new users for YouTube Premium. If you start a new subscription between now and June 30th, Google will send you a voucher for a free smart speaker to be redeemed on Google’s online store.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Forget a Wi-Fi Network on Mac
    by Khamosh Pathak on May 28, 2020 at 10:24 am

    Your Mac automatically remembers W-Fi networks you’ve connected to in the past. However, the network it automatically connects to might not be the best option. Here’s what to do if you want your Mac to forget a Wi-Fi network.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Samsung's Health App is Now Available on All of Its 2018-2020 Smart TVs
    by Cameron Summerson on May 28, 2020 at 10:02 am

    With gyms across the country closed and many states even disallowing outdoor workouts, it’s a hard time to get (or stay) fit. There are plenty of workout-from-home apps out there, but if you have a 2018 or newer Samsung Smart TV, you can now access the company’s Health app directly on your big ol’ living room screen.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Set Up a Meeting in Microsoft Teams
    by Joel Cornell on May 28, 2020 at 9:00 am

    Microsoft Teams lets you create, schedule, and host secure meetings with a few of your clients or hundreds of employees. Quickly invite only the relevant people, or gather the entire channel into public or private sessions.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Why SpaceX Had to Scrub Its Wednesday Launch
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 28, 2020 at 9:00 am

    May 27th was supposed to be a historic day. For the first time in nearly a decade, American astronauts were supposed to launch into space from an American rocket on American soil. But at practically the last minute, the launch was scrubbed and rescheduled for Saturday. And it all came down to bad weather that cleared up ten minutes after the launch window. Unfortunately, ten minutes later is still “too late” and here’s why.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Edit a Header and Footer in PowerPoint
    by Marshall Gunnell on May 28, 2020 at 8:30 am

    Headers and footers in PowerPoint are ideal for displaying descriptive content, such as slide numbers, author info, the date and time, and more. We’ll show you how to easily insert or edit info in a header or footer in PowerPoint.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Take Your Stretching Game Up a Notch with This Mobility Gear
    by Harry Guinness on May 28, 2020 at 8:00 am

    Stretching is easy, right? Just touch your toes a few times and do a standing quad stretch? Maybe pull your arm across your body and call it a day? Well, as anyone who’s ever had to recover from a sports injury or learn how to Olympic lift can tell you, there’s a lot more to it than that if you want to see real progress.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • 4 Great Sets of Wireless Headphones for $100 or Less
    by Ted Needleman on May 28, 2020 at 6:40 am

    Gearstd/Shutterstock.comHeadphones are a great way of listening to music at a loud volume while not disturbing anyone else. A really good set of earphones can easily cost $300 or more, but you might not want to spend that much, or even not have that much to spend. Inexpensive doesn’t necessarily mean cheap, however.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Windows 10 version 2004 is here, and it has lots of issues
    by Martin Brinkmann on May 28, 2020 at 5:30 am

    Microsoft released Windows 10 version 2004, also known as the May 2020 Update. The new feature update for Microsoft's Windows operating system is available for systems running Windows 10 version 1903 or Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Windows 10 version 2004 is here, and it has lots of issues appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • How to Install Windows 10’s May 2020 Update
    by Chris Hoffman on May 27, 2020 at 7:14 pm

    Windows 10’s May 2020 Update is finally here. That doesn’t mean you’ll get it immediately. It may be weeks (or even months!) before Windows Update even offers the update on your system. Here’s how you upgrade right now.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Which Devices Support HBO Max? Roku and Amazon Fire TV Don’t
    by Justin Duino on May 27, 2020 at 6:19 pm

    HBO Max combines TV shows and movies from HBO, WarnerMedia, Warner Bros, brand new originals, and other studios. With so much to watch, you’ll need to know where to stream it all. Here are all of the devices that support (and don’t support) HBO Max.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • What’s New in Windows 10’s May 2020 Update, Available Now
    by Chris Hoffman on May 27, 2020 at 1:24 pm

    Windows 10’s May 2020 Update launched on May 27, 2020. Code-named 20H1 during development, this is Windows 10 version 2004. It’s much bigger than Windows 10’s November 2019 update but still feels like a collection of useful improvements.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Classic 'Fraggle Rock' Comes to Apple TV+, Along With a Full-Season Reboot
    by Andrew Heinzman on May 27, 2020 at 12:09 pm

    After 33 years, Fraggle Rock is getting a full reboot on Apple TV+. The new season features all of the show’s classic characters and is produced by the Jim Henson Company. Apple hasn’t announced a release date for the new season of Fraggle Rock, but the original 96 episodes are available on TV+ starting today.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Cancel Your HBO Max Subscription
    by Justin Duino on May 27, 2020 at 11:45 am

    HBO Max is the latest streaming service to take on Netflix and Disney+. It includes content from HBO Go and HBO Now, WarnerMedia and Warner Bros TV shows and movies, and HBO Max originals all for $15 a month (after a seven-day free trial). If the streaming service isn’t for you, here’s how to cancel your HBO Max subscription.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Wemo Moves Its Smart Home Device Management to the Cloud
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 27, 2020 at 11:29 am

    Wemo, the maker of well known smart plugs, switches, and more, has a device management problem. Often, setting up multiple Wemo devices and getting them to work together is a difficult, arduous task. That was due to the local control method the company used. But it now it’s fixing that by moving to the cloud.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Change Your Twitch Username
    by Joshalynne Finch on May 27, 2020 at 11:23 am

    Everyone has made an embarrassing username in their lifetime that they’ve ended up regretting. Whether you have an awkward username from 5 years ago or simply misspelled something, here’s how you can go back and change it on Twitch.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • 'Samurai Shodown: NeoGeo Collection' Includes Seven Games, And It's Free on Epic Next Month
    by Michael Crider on May 27, 2020 at 11:09 am

    Fans of classic 2D fighters should keep an eye on the release charts. A new anthology of SNK classic Samurai Showdown Shodown titles from the NeoGeo arcade era is landing on a bunch of platforms. It’ll be $40 on the PS4 and Switch when it releases in July. You can get it on Steam on June 18th for the same price.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • End of an Era: The Original Google Home is No Longer Available
    by Cameron Summerson on May 27, 2020 at 11:01 am

    The original Google Home was a game-changing product for the company. It introduced a new, standalone way to access Google Assistant by way of a smart speaker. It also dramatically shifted Google’s approach to smart home in a meaningful way.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • J.K. Rowling Releases New Book 'The Ikabog' Online for Free
    by Andrew Heinzman on May 27, 2020 at 10:56 am

    J.K. Rowling is publishing a new children’s book called The Ickabog online for free. The book, which is reminiscent of classic fairy tales (not Harry Potter), will release chapter-by-chapter over the next seven weeks—with “a chapter (or two, or three)” being published at a time.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Facebook Launches a Pair of Apps to Help People Connect While Apart
    by Cameron Summerson on May 27, 2020 at 10:46 am

    This morning, Facebook’s NPE team (New Products and Experiences) announced a pair of new apps to help users connect with each other even when they’re apart. Collab is all about making music together, while CatchUp is a group phone call app. Yeah.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Quickly Add Links, Photos, and Media to Apple Notes on iPhone and iPad
    by Khamosh Pathak on May 27, 2020 at 10:24 am

    Apple Notes is a great place to organize your thoughts and to collect your research. If you’re studying or researching online for a project, here’s how you can quickly add links, photos, and other media directly to Apple Notes.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Savant Systems Will Acquire GE Lighting, Including Its Smart Home Systems
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 27, 2020 at 10:18 am

    Savant Systems, a company that helps design high-end personal smart home systems, will buy GE Lighting, the wing of GE behind its smart home products like C by GE. The deal includes the GE Lighting branding and its 700 employees.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • HBO Max Uses Human Curation to Stand Out in a Sea of Auto-Suggested Streaming
    by Michael Crider on May 27, 2020 at 10:08 am

    In streaming apps like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, et cetera, the first thing you see when you open the interface is a suggestion for new shows or movies. These suggestions are tailored by the platform, hoping to show you something you’ll want to watch, based on the stuff you’ve watched before. It’s an entertainment equivalent of Google’s personalized search algorithm.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Skullcandy and Tile Team Up to Make True Wireless Earbuds You Won't Lose
    by Cameron Summerson on May 27, 2020 at 10:08 am

    One of the biggest arguments I hear against true wireless earbuds is that users are afraid they’ll lose them. It’s a valid point—they’re tiny objects, after all. But Skullcandy wants to negate that fear with its newest earbuds because they feature built-in Tile trackers. How cool is that?Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Convert Google Slides to PowerPoint
    by Marshall Gunnell on May 27, 2020 at 9:00 am

    If someone sent you a presentation on Google Slides, but you’d rather work on it in Microsoft PowerPoint, you can easily convert it to a .pptx file in just a few simple steps. Here’s how it’s done.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • What is HBO Max, and Is It Worth Paying For?
    by Joel Cornell on May 27, 2020 at 8:30 am

    Decades before subscription-based television became the standard, HBO’s paid service offered movies and original programming alongside music and comedy specials. HBO Max is the newest streaming service from its parent WarnerMedia and will exist alongside HBO Now and HBO Go.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The Boss Waza-Air is Packed Full of Killer Tone, Quirky Features
    by Cameron Summerson on May 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

    Boss put years of pedal-making knowledge into its Katana amp lineup, and the result is fantastic. From there, it condensed this same tech down into a set of headphones with the Waza-Air—a set of over-ear cans that are effectively a guitar amp you wear on your head. But how good is it, really?Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Stop Your Mac from Overheating
    by Tim Brookes on May 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

    An overheating Mac is loud, hot to the touch, and often slow or unresponsive.  Heat is notoriously bad for computer hardware, so keeping things cool might help prolong the life of your MacBook, iMac, or Mac Pro.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • PSA: Missing Some Local TV Channels? Here's Why You Need to Rescan
    by Jason Fitzpatrick on May 27, 2020 at 6:40 am

    If you get some or all of your TV channels over the air and some of them have gone missing recently, here’s why (and what to do about it).Read This Article on LifeSavvy ›

  • [Updated] How to Watch SpaceX's Historic First Crewed-Mission Launch Today
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 27, 2020 at 6:40 am

    Today, SpaceX will launch a rocket intended to dock with the International Space Station. And while that sounds old hat for the company at this point, this time is different. For the first time in almost a decade, astronauts will launch to orbit from the United States. And you can watch it on YouTube, the SpaceX site, or NASA’s website at 4 PM Eastern.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Why Notepad Is Still Awesome for Taking Notes
    by Benj Edwards on May 27, 2020 at 6:40 am

    In a world where fancy, hyper-connected, note-taking apps litter the landscape, one app stands alone in its lightweight simplicity: Windows Notepad. Here’s why it’s still a great choice for taking notes.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to block the Windows 10 May 2020 update
    by Martin Brinkmann on May 27, 2020 at 6:35 am

    Microsoft plans to release the Windows 10 May 2020 (Windows 10 version 2004) update in the coming days. The new feature update for Windows 10 will be rolled out over time to Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post How to block the Windows 10 May 2020 update appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • How to Turn Off Battery Health Management on Mac
    by Khamosh Pathak on May 26, 2020 at 6:45 pm

    macOS Catalina’s 10.15.5 update brought a new Battery Health Management feature, which is designed to extend the battery life of Apple’s MacBooks by changing how often the device gets fully charged. Want your MacBook to always be fully juiced? Here’s how to turn the feature off.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Play Microsoft Edge’s Secret Surfing Game
    by Chris Hoffman on May 26, 2020 at 1:31 pm

    Remember SkiFree? Microsoft is one-upping Google Chrome’s hidden dinosaur game. The new version of Microsoft Edge has a secret surfing game that works offline. It’s SkiFree with a fresh new coat of paint, swapping out yetis for the Kraken.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Spotify Removes Its Annoying 10,000-Song Library Limit
    by Andrew Heinzman on May 26, 2020 at 1:24 pm

    After years of complaints, Spotify is finally ending its 10,000-song library limit. Now you can press the Heart button on as many songs and albums as you wish, without pruning your library every few weeks. Spotify’s new library update doesn’t change the service’s 10,000-song limit for Playlists or Offline Listening.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Lenovo's New Windows-Powered Duet Tablets Are a Pair of Surface Competitors
    by Michael Crider on May 26, 2020 at 1:01 pm

    We were impressed with Lenovo’s Chromebook Duet tablet when we saw it at CES, even more so when we got our hands on the finished product. Lenovo’s expanding that “Duet” branding into its primary IdeaPad line of Windows machines. Today the company announced the IdeaPad Duet 7i and Duet 3i, clearly competitors for the Surface Pro and Surface Go, respectively.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • XRSpace's New VR Headset Includes a Playstation Home-Like Experience
    by Josh Hendrickson on May 26, 2020 at 12:44 pm

    HTC’s former CEO, Peter Chou, has a new company called XRSPACE and its first entry is an intriguing looking VR System. First, you have a standalone Mova VR headset that’s somewhat reminiscent of the Oculus Quest with Hot Rod stylings. And along with it is a new “virtual world” dubbed Manova, filled with homes, games, fitness centers, and more.Read This Article on Review Geek ›