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How to transform your laptop into a gaming powerhouse with an external graphics card

With a little bit of research and elbow grease (or a Thunderbolt 3 dock), an external graphics card setup lets you upgrade your laptop for a fraction of the cost of a new gaming PC.

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Photoshop fonts: Using Text Type and Text Editing to transform fonts

Adobe Photoshop's Text Type and Text Editing tools let you manipulate standard fonts for greater visual impact.

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Hackintosh: Build a DIY Mac for gaming

Rob Griffiths decides to replace his nine-year-old Hackintosh (dubbed Frankenmac) with a new DIY Mac.

on macworld.com

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6 great Android features missing from iOS 11

Sure, iOS 11 looks cool, but when you compare it to Android it still comes up short in some key ways, from multiple user profiles to one-touch Google searches. Read all about it here.

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How to remove malware from your Windows PC

Has a malware infection taken your PC hostage? Here's how to clean it out and restore your PC to a pristine state.

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How to search Google: 10 advanced tips and tricks

Google's search powers are far and wide. Here are some hidden tricks that will help you find what you need faster.

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How to switch from Mac to PC, part 6: Which Mac users should do it

Switching from Mac to PC is a big deal, and some people should—and others shouldn't. Here's what to consider if you're on the fence.

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Windows 10: How to customize multi-finger touchpad gestures

Take advantage of the Creators Update precision touchpad enhancements and get more done in less time.

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How to manage your digital music library

It doesn’t matter how big your music collection is if you can’t find the tunes you want. This in-depth guide will help.

on techhive.com

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How to use Microsoft Excel's Conditional Formatting

Excel's conditional formatting lets you formats cells based on the value of those cells or their formulas. Learn the basics of this amazing feature.

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How to launch Chrome faster with Native Lazy Tabs

If you have Chrome set to start with all your previous tabs, the browser's startup time can be slow. The extension Native Lazy Tabs can fix that.

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How to set up a wireless router

These tips will make your wireless router installation even easier.

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Google Slides: 3 Chrome extensions for better presentations

Enhance Google Slides with a few choice Chrome extensions. The ones here can auto-create photo slides, turn text to speech and more.

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5 vital Android settings that save your apps, data, battery and more

These five Android features are essential for your phone, helping you save on battery, data usage and more.

Use your TV as a computer monitor: Everything you need to know

Will that big, sexy screen look as good on your desk as it does in your living room? Let's dig into the specifics of using an HDTV with your PC.