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Learn to Play Guitar: The Best Online Lessons and Classes You Can Take From Home

My father played the guitar when I was growing up and always kept a stack of well-worn songbooks from Harry Chapin, Don McLean and John

5 Streaming Services You Can Cancel in August, FOMO-Free

This year marked the return of the summer blockbuster to movie theaters, luring people back to the big screen in droves. But streaming services can

DuckDuckGo to Block More Microsoft Tracking Scripts

DuckDuckGo, the privacy-focused search engine, announced on Aug. 5 that it will start blocking third-party Microsoft tracking scripts in its browsing apps and browser extensions

HBO Max Will Mash Up With Discovery Plus in the Middle of Next Year

Streaming service HBO Max will combine with Discovery Plus for US subscribers during the summer of 2023, Warner Bros. Discovery said Thursday, detailing the plans

Google Adds Bolded Results to Quoted Searches

Google Search is getting a slight improvement for people who type double quotes when placing queries. The tech giant said after evaluating user feedback, it’s

iOS 15.6: The iPhone Enhancements You’ll Get After Downloading

Apple’s iOS 15. 6 is here. The follow-up to iOS 15. 5 was released on July 20, and is now ready to be downloaded to

Why You Need a VPN on Your Phone, and How to Set It Up in Under 10 Minutes

Whether you’re using an iPhone or Android device, having a virtual private network on your phone is essential if you want to keep your browsing

You Can Buy Concert Tickets on TikTok. Here’s How.

TikTok and Ticketmaster launched a new feature on the popular short-form video sharing app on Wednesday that allows users to purchase event tickets with a just

Meta Is Pulling the Plug on Facebook Live Shopping

After less than two years, Facebook is shuttering its live shopping feature, parent company Meta announced in a blog post Wednesday. As of Oct. 1, users

Facebook Parent Meta Battles Troll Farms, Hackers

Facebook parent Meta said Thursday it pulled down fake accounts from a group of Russian internet trolls that tried to create the appearance of support

Yes, Your Pet Deserves Its Own Music Playlist. Here’s Where to Find Them

After spending nearly two years following quarantine rules, pet parents may have noticed hints of extra clinginess with your pawed — or feathered — friends.

iOS 15.6 on Your iPhone: Every Update to Check Out After Downloading

Apple’s iOS 15. 6 is here. The follow-up to iOS 15. 5 was released on July 20, and is now ready to be downloaded to

Google Drive Almost Full? Here’s How to Make More Space

With 15GB of free space, Google Drive seems like a pretty good deal compared to Dropbox’s 2GB and Box’s 10GB. But there’s a catch — that 15GB

Keep HBO Max, Cancel Hulu: My Money-Saving Streaming Picks for August

Movie theaters aren’t the only place to see blockbusters in 2022. Streaming services can claim some wins this summer, too. Netflix had Stranger Things 4

Instagram Head Adam Mosseri Moving to London

Instagram boss Adam Mosseri is set to move to London later this year as part of his ongoing fight to keep the social network thriving

You Can Get 20 Days of Sling TV for Free Right Now if You Act Quickly

Trying to find an alternative to cable? Sling TV is a streaming service that allows you to tune into programming from popular networks like Fox,

Improve Your Password Management With 3 Months of Dashlane Premium for Just $1

We live in the digital age, and it’s filled with usernames and passwords that we use to secure our accounts and information. Chances are, you

Keep HBO Max, Cancel Hulu: My Money-Saving Streaming Picks for August

Movie theaters aren’t the only place to see blockbusters in 2022. Streaming services can claim some wins this summer, too. Netflix had Stranger Things 4

iOS 15.6 on Your iPhone: Every Update to Check Out After Downloading

Apple’s iOS 15. 6 is here. The follow-up to iOS 15. 5 was released on July 20, and is now ready to be downloaded to

Amazon Web Services Launches New Cloud Computing Training Courses

If you or your team are looking to learn or enhance your cloud computing skills, Amazon Web Services launched some new hands-on training courses Tuesday as

Netflix’s Biggest Hit Shows and Movies, Ranked (According to Netflix)

Netflix, for years, was notoriously tight-lipped about its viewership. But after a few years of dropping stats for some of its programming, Netflix launched a

iOS 15.6: Every New iPhone Feature and Bug Fix You’ll Get

Apple’s iOS 15. 6 is here. Released on July 20, the follow-up to iOS 15. 5 is ready to be downloaded to your iPhone. The

Amazon Adds Same-Day Delivery From PacSun, GNC and Other Local Retailers

Amazon Prime members now have the option to shop from certain local retail stores. Using the Amazon app and website, members can order goods from

5 Streaming Services Okay to Cancel in August

Movie theaters have had their share of summer blockbusters in 2022, but streaming services can claim some wins too. Netflix had Stranger Things 4 in

TikTok May Have a Music App in the Works

A TikTok Music app may in development for the US market, according to a filing made by ByteDance, TikTok’s parent company, with the US Patent

These Netflix Tricks Changed How I Watch TV and Movies

Though you may have figured out how to disable autoplay on Netflix, there’s no need to stop tinkering with the platform. As one of the top streaming services,

Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix Starts Now: How to Watch the Race Live

Max Verstappen’s championship fate is in his own hands. The Red Bull superstar secured an easy victory last week in France after Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc,

Lock Your Laptop Screen Fast With These Keyboard Shortcuts

Laptops have dozens of handy keyboard shortcuts to make your task easier. You can force apps to close, take screenshots and — perhaps our favorite

Forgot Your Apple ID Password? Don’t Panic, Here’s How to Reset It

If you have an Apple device, you know how vital an Apple ID and password are to use services, like iCloud and iMessage. You need

New Google Maps Tool Alerts Friends When You Make It to Your Destination

If you’re meeting up with friends or family at a restaurant or other location and want to know when they’ve arrived, an update to Google