The 9-year-old Dirty COW vulnerability was recently fixed, if you're running a patched kernal. Here's how to know if your Linux is safe.
With the combined power of Nougat and Google Now, you can train your Android phone to know what you want without being asked.
Use the AutoPlay settings to keep malicious files from downloading to your PC. Here's how.
File Explorer already has a recent-items section in the Quick Access section. But this one's better.
This free open-source tool can save a partition that's been overwritten and recover lost files.
You should know how to repair your Master Boot Record, because if ransomware or some other disaster bricks your PC, you just might be able to save it. Here’s how.
Older Chromebooks will lose support after five years, if Google’s Chromebook End of Life Policy has its way. Here’s what to expect as the dreaded date nears.
Settings for screen brightness, low-power mode and more will help you last longer on a charge.
File Explorer's Manage tab for photos has some quick-and-easy photo-management tools for Windows 8 and Windows 10 users.
While the most common PC benchmarks are specific to Windows, there are a number of benchmarks available to Linux systems, and most of them are free.
Facebook uses your online activity to build an advertising profile about you. Here's how to look at (and edit) some of that information.
If some apps are being naughty and sucking up too many resources, here's how the tools in Android can lend you a hand.
You have a few options for backing out of Windows 10, but most of them aren’t pretty.
Gmail lets you attach labels to email for easy organization, but you can also create sublabels to fine-tune your mail sorting.
Customize the Mailboxes screen, tinker with iOS 10's mail filter, pick new message-swipe options, and more.
Two simple programs make it easy to shut down your PC at a specified time.
You can't have too many Excel tips. These cover some handy shortcuts, and useful functions for calculation payments or generating random numbers.
New Edge extensions are slow to come to the Windows Store, but you don't have to wait. Try this trick to get beta extensions in Edge today.
Microsoft's show or hide updates troubleshooter is a handy tool for those times when you need to say "no" to Windows 10's mandatory updates.
Facebook's new encrypted messaging feature, Secret Conversations, is now live for everyone on Android and iOS.