• TCL's Affordable New Flip Phones Have an 18-Day Battery Life
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 16, 2021 at 9:45 pm

    TCL may not be releasing its cutting-edge foldables anytime soon, but it’s now launching a pair of old-fashioned flip phones, the TCL FLIP Pro and Alcatel GO FLIP 4. And for a pair of affordable feature phones, these puppies really pack a punch.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Netflix’s New ‘Jigsaw’ Series Doesn’t Need Episode Numbers
    by Dave LeClair on September 16, 2021 at 8:05 pm

    Netflix is working on a new show called Jigsaw (it doesn’t seem to have anything to do with the SAW movie spinoff of the same name), and it’s designed to be a non-linear watch. That means you can watch it in any order, except for the final episode, which you must watch last.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Razer's New Mechanical Keyboards Promise Gamers Near-Zero Latency
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 16, 2021 at 7:50 pm

    If you thought that the original Razer Huntsman was fast, you’ll be shocked by the new Huntsman V2 and V2 Tenkeyless. Both mechanical keyboards feature a 8,000Hz polling rate, eight times that of the original Huntsman, for a nearly lag-free gaming experience.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • IKEA Is Making Stuff For PC Gamers Now
    by Dave LeClair on September 16, 2021 at 7:04 pm

    IKEA is known for its affordable furniture that you have to assemble yourself. The company is applying those same sensibilities to gaming furniture and accessories, as it is releasing a line of Republic of Gamers (ROG) stuff in partnership with ASUS.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Pin a Post on Facebook
    by Mahesh Makvana on September 16, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    Want to draw your profile viewers’ attention to a specific post on Facebook? You can pin a post to make it always appear at the top of your profile page. We’ll show you how to do it.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • IKEA's Exclusive ASUS Gaming Gear Arrives in the U.S.
    by Cory Gunther on September 16, 2021 at 6:14 pm

    Last year IKEA announced a partnership with ASUS to create a line of “Gamer Gear” inspired furniture and accessories for ASUS ROG fans. The retailer offers clean, minimal, RGB light-free options for gamers to decorate their space.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Make YouTube Videos Always Fill Your Phone Screen
    by Joe Fedewa on September 16, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    Smartphone displays are rarely the same aspect ratio as YouTube videos. That leaves black bars on the sides. You can pinch-to-zoom to fill the screen, but if you’re always doing that, you might as well make it default.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • GoPro's HERO 10 Black Camera Takes Video Stabilization to the Next Level
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 16, 2021 at 5:24 pm

    GoPro just launched the HERO 10 Black, a new flagship action camera with an updated processor and unbelievably powerful image stabilization features. But it’s also GoPro’s most expensive product to date—priced at $400 with a year-long GoPro subscription (or $550 without). Is it worth the upgrade?Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • The 5 Best Replacement MacBook Chargers in 2021
    by Sarah Chaney on September 16, 2021 at 5:13 pm

    The Apple charger that comes with your MacBook can be expensive and bulky. There are quite a few alternatives on the market that are just as powerful but also offer more features for less money, and we’ve gathered up all the best picks here.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Create a Mobile Hotspot on Windows 11
    by Benj Edwards on September 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    If your Windows 11 PC has a working Internet connection (through Ethernet, a cellular modem, Wi-Fi, or otherwise), you can share that connection as a mobile hotspot wirelessly through Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. Here’s how to set it up.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • That Wonky Little Nub On Your Vegetable Peeler Has a Purpose
    by Jason Fitzpatrick on September 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    While not every vegetable peeler around has one, if your peeler does you might have a simple question: What exactly is that weird scoop/nub/cutout at the end of the peeler for?Read This Article on LifeSavvy ›

  • We Finally Know When Microsoft Office 2021 Will Launch
    by Dave LeClair on September 16, 2021 at 4:49 pm

    We recently learned when Windows 11 would launch, and now we’ve discovered the release date for Microsoft Office 2021 for consumers. It turns out, Microsoft will release the latest version of its beloved Office software on October 5, 2021.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Outrageously Priced Lucid Air EV Gets Impressive 520 Mile EPA-Rated Range
    by Cory Gunther on September 16, 2021 at 4:02 pm

    The race for fancy electric vehicles with the longest range is heating up, and this week Lucid Motors confirmed its high-end Lucid Air received an official EPA rating of 520 miles per charge. For those keeping track, that’s over 100 miles further than the longest-range Tesla.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Get the Old Safari Back on iPhone
    by Joe Fedewa on September 16, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    iOS 15 introduced a redesigned Safari interface that puts the address bar at the bottom of the screen. If you prefer to keep it at the top of the screen—like most web browsers—it can be easily swapped.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • TP-Link's New Wi-Fi 6 Router Isolates Bandwidth for Your Gaming Rig
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 16, 2021 at 3:41 pm

    We first saw the TP-Link Archer GX90 Wi-Fi 6 gaming router at CES 2020, and after waiting for over a year, it’s finally available to purchase. It’s an exciting option at just $250, offering dedicated gaming features and mesh Wi-Fi support, plus notable improvements over the company’s previous C5400X router and specs that usually cost upward of $300.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Record Linux Terminal Commands With "script"
    by James Walker on September 16, 2021 at 3:27 pm

    The script command lets you record and replay activity in your terminal. It’s helpful when you want to create a reference of the steps you’ve taken or you’re creating a tutorial for others to follow.Read This Article on CloudSavvy IT ›

  • How to Pair Bluetooth Headphones to Nintendo Switch
    by Benj Edwards on September 16, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Starting with Nintendo Switch system software version 13, you can now wirelessly connect Bluetooth audio output devices such as headphones, earbuds, AirPods, or speakers to your Nintendo Switch. Here’s how to set it up.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • You Can Save $30 on the New iPad That Isn’t Even Out Yet
    by Dave LeClair on September 16, 2021 at 2:37 pm

    Apple just held its big California Streaming event, and the company announced a brand new iPad that comes with several features available on the more expensive iPad Pro. Now, before the tablet even launches, you can get it for $30 off the regular price at Walmart.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • GM Advises Chevy Bolt Owners to Park 50 Feet Away From Other Vehicles
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 16, 2021 at 2:14 pm

    Chevy Bolt owners that call into GM’s help hotline are being asked to park their car 50 feet away from other vehicles. While it isn’t the most realistic piece of advice, it’s a sign that the Chevy Bolt’s battery issues are more dangerous and pervasive than first expected.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • 5 Awesome PC Accessories You Should Buy
    by Ian Paul on September 16, 2021 at 2:00 pm

    It’s finally done. You’ve got all the components you want in your PC, and you’re set for a few years. Now what? It’s time to think about refining your setup with some accessories that will make life just a little bit better.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Windows 11 Will Teach You How to Use Windows 11
    by Dave LeClair on September 16, 2021 at 1:59 pm

    Microsoft is getting close to releasing the final version of Windows 11. The company is making all sorts of minor tweaks that are designed to bring the OS to its final form. The company has updated its Tips app to get it in line with the rest of Windows 11.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Harman Shows Off Its First Non-Audio Products in a New Sustainable Charging Line
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 16, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Popular audio brand Harman, maker of JBL speakers and headphones, is making its first foray into non-audio products with a line of new InfinityLab charging devices. All InfinityLab charging accessories are made from 90% recycled plastic and feature USB-C PD with efficient GaN charging technology.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Take a Screenshot on Windows 11
    by Benj Edwards on September 16, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    If you need to capture the contents of your Windows 11 PC’s screen (or a portion of it) for later reference, then it’s time to take a screenshot. You can use built-in screenshot features or third-party tools. Here are several different ways to do it.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • 4 Reasons to Use Cast-Iron Cookware and Our Top Picks
    by Amanda Prahl on September 16, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Get into any conversation about cooking and someone is bound to extol the virtues of cast-iron cookware. But does cast iron really make such a big difference? And if so, why and how?Read This Article on LifeSavvy ›

  • What’s New in GNOME 41?
    by Dave McKay on September 16, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    GNOME 41 is due September 22, 2021. Coming hot on the heels of GNOME 40’s paradigm-shifting workflow changes, does GNOME 41 deliver anything of substance? We spin it up to see.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Tell If Your HDMI Cable Is Faulty
    by Tim Brookes on September 16, 2021 at 11:00 am

    The hardest part of troubleshooting an audiovisual issue is finding out which component is to blame. In the case of a video problem, there could be three culprits: your source device, your display, or the cable in between. Here are some tips for identifying and fixing audiovisual anomalies.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Disable the Lock Screen on Windows 10
    by Joe Fedewa on September 16, 2021 at 10:00 am

    Windows 10 (and Windows 11) has a “lock screen” that you need to dismiss before you can log in. This screen can feel like a nuisance in the sign-in process. We’ll show you how to get rid of it.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Forget Self-Driving Cars, This Startup Promises Remote-Controlled Taxis
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 15, 2021 at 8:42 pm

    Self-driving cars and their many benefits are still a long way away, but a Berlin-based startup promises an interesting alternative—remote-controlled taxis. Vay plans to debut a fleet of vehicles controlled by remote teledrivers by 2022, claiming that its service could eliminate your need for a personal vehicle and help reduce traffic.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • HBO Is Leaving Prime Video, But Not Amazon Devices
    by Cory Gunther on September 15, 2021 at 8:14 pm

    Starting today, September 15th, HBO is getting stripped from Amazon Prime video accounts. Users who’ve subscribed to HBO through the Amazon Prime service will have the account terminated due to HBO leaving Amazon Prime video. However, the streaming service and HBO’s content will still be available on all your favorite Amazon Fire devices.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Why Razer’s New Finger Sleeves Aren’t as Dumb as They Sound
    by Dave LeClair on September 15, 2021 at 7:57 pm

    If there’s one thing we’ve learned about Razer, it’s that the company isn’t afraid to get a little weird with its products. It just announced a set of finger sleeves for mobile gaming, and while they might sound ridiculous, they’re actually not a terrible idea.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Hide Audible Audiobooks on Your Kindle
    by Harry Guinness on September 15, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    The latest models of Kindle can download and play audiobooks from your Audible account over Bluetooth headphones. Unfortunately, if you don’t plan to use your e-reader to listen to books, all the audiobooks do is clutter up your home screen.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Marshall Launches Its First Pair of ANC Earbuds
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 15, 2021 at 6:35 pm

    Marshall just launched two new pairs of wireless earbuds, the Motif ANC and the stripped-down Minor III. Both earbuds are … uh, inspired by AirPods and AirPods Pro, sporting a near-identical design and feature-set.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Log Out of Instagram
    by Mahesh Makvana on September 15, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    If you use Instagram on a shared mobile phone or computer, it’s a good idea to log out of your account when you leave the device. This ensures another person using the device can’t access your account. We’ll show you how to do it.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Parsing HTML in Bash
    by Jim Hall on September 15, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    I have a process where I need to copy all the images from a web page. I used to run this process with xmllint, which will process an XML or HTML file and print out the entries you specify. But when my server host provider upgraded their systems, they didn’t include xmllint. So I had to find another way to extract a list of images from an HTML page. It turns out you can do this in Bash.Read This Article on CloudSavvy IT ›

  • Walmart Prepares to Deliver Groceries in Self-Driving Vehicles
    by Cory Gunther on September 15, 2021 at 5:47 pm

    Walmart plans to work with Ford and Argo AI to launch a new autonomous delivery service in select cities. The service’s main goal is to deliver what’s known as “last-mile deliveries” to nearby customers.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Your Fitbit Could Help You Stop Snoring Thanks to This New Feature
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 15, 2021 at 5:14 pm

    Fitbit began testing a snore-tracking feature earlier this year, and it’s finally rolling out to Sense and Versa 3 watches. The new feature could help you figure out why you’re snoring so much, but you need to enable it manually, as it comes with a few downsides.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • ZTE Axon 30 5G Review: A Fast Phone with Some Major Speedbumps
    by Eric Schoon on September 15, 2021 at 5:13 pm

    ZTE is a smaller phone manufacturer in the grand scheme of things, but it has shown itself to be a worthy competitor in the larger smartphone market. And the company’s back at it again with a mid-range Android phone in the Axon 30—competing in the same bracket as phones like the Pixel 5a.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Your Microsoft Account No Longer Needs a Password
    by Dave LeClair on September 15, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    Passwords are rapidly becoming an antiquated method for logging into accounts. With this in mind, Microsoft has added the option to remove the password for your Microsoft account, which can make logging in quicker and, possibly, even more secure.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Turn Airplane Mode On or Off on Windows 11
    by Benj Edwards on September 15, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    Airplane mode disables all wireless communications on your Windows 11 PC, which is handy during an airline flight or when you’d simply like to disconnect. Here’s how to turn it on and off.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • LG's New TV Could Replace Your Entire Wall
    by Cory Gunther on September 15, 2021 at 4:41 pm

    LG has announced a lineup of absolutely massive Direct View LED (DVLED) home cinema displays for those with a big living room, and more importantly, big enough pockets to afford one. These new TV sets range from a modest 108-inch LED to an epic 325-inch 8K TV that costs north of $1.7 million. So basically, if you have to ask “how much?” they’ll be too expensive for your taste.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Wyze Almost Died in 2020, Here's How It Survived
    by Josh Hendrickson on September 15, 2021 at 4:30 pm

    In the last year, Wyze significantly changed by pivoting from smart home products like cameras and plugs to simpler items like vacuums and night lights. Now it’s clear why some of that shift had to happen. For the last year, Wyze was in a fight for survival.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Your Microsoft Account No Longer Requires a Password ... Wait, What?
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 15, 2021 at 4:30 pm

    Microsoft has spent the last few years edging toward a passwordless future. And now, the company is allowing users to remove passwords from their Microsoft account in favor of Windows Hello, the Microsoft Authenticator app, SMS sign-in, and other forms of authentication. It’s an odd move, but it comes with a few major benefits.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • 4 Ways to Open a Private Safari Tab on iPhone and iPad
    by Samir Makwana on September 15, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    Private Browsing mode in Safari lets you view sites without adding anything to your history on your iPhone and iPad. Here are four different ways to open a private tab in Safari when you need it.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Bluetooth Audio Arrives on the Switch, but It Kinda Sucks
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 15, 2021 at 3:19 pm

    I can tolerate most of the Nintendo Switch’s shortcomings. But its lack of Bluetooth audio support has always rubbed me the wrong way, and I’ve spent the last year using expensive dongles to connect wireless headphones to the console. Now, Nintendo is pushing a surprise update that adds native Bluetooth audio support to the Switch, and … ooooh boy.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Update Your PC Now to Protect Windows 10 From Internet Explorer
    by Dave LeClair on September 15, 2021 at 3:11 pm

    No, that headline isn’t a joke. Unfortunately, there’s a significant vulnerability that’s actively being exploited in the wild through Internet Explorer and Office, and Microsoft has released a patch to fix it. You need to update your PC to protect it as soon as possible.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Route Incoming Email to Your Application With Exim
    by James Walker on September 15, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Exim is a popular message transfer agent (MTA) for Unix systems. It offers a wide variety of routing and transportation options. In this article, we’ll show how to use Exim to pipe incoming emails into your own script.Read This Article on CloudSavvy IT ›

  • What You Need To Know About HTTP/3
    by Anthony Heddings on September 15, 2021 at 11:46 am

    HTTP/3 is the next generation of the HTTP protocol. It’s powered by QUIC, which replaces TCP at the transport layer and cuts down on the number of round trips a client must make to establish a connection.Read This Article on CloudSavvy IT ›

  • Where Are Docker Images & Containers Stored on the Host?
    by Anthony Heddings on September 15, 2021 at 11:43 am

    Docker uses two kinds of formats to represent running processes—images, and containers, and both store data on your computer’s drive. We’ll talk about the commands Docker provides for handling data, and how you can use them to access image and container files.Read This Article on CloudSavvy IT ›

  • How to Connect Your Mac to Any VPN (and Automatically Reconnect)
    by Chris Hoffman on September 15, 2021 at 10:00 am

    Macs have built-in support for connecting to the most common types of VPNs. If you want to ensure your Mac is automatically reconnected to your VPN or connect to an OpenVPN VPN, you’ll need a third-party app.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Don't Wait: You Need to Update to iOS 14.8 Right Now
    by Andrew Heinzman on September 14, 2021 at 9:17 pm

    Cybersecurity researchers at Citizen Lab have discovered new spyware that infects Apple devices through iMessage. Victims are infected through a zero-click exploit, meaning that the spyware can affect your device even if you don’t open or download a message attachment. Apple advises all iPhone, Apple Watch, and Mac users to perform a software update to patch the issue.Read This Article on Review Geek ›