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8 Gmail tips for Mac users

Tips to improve your Gmail Mac browser experience

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How to use Windows Delivery Optimization

Allow devices to share and distribute updates across a network without having to rely on Windows Software Update Services.

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12 Siri tips you’ll wish you’d used before

A dozen things Siri will do for you that you may not have asked it to do for you before.

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R tip: Quick lookup tables with named vectors

Learn an easy method to use key-value pairs in R

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How to replace Edge as the default browser in Windows 10 — and why you should

Just because Microsoft wants you to use the Edge browser doesn’t mean you have to. Here’s how to make Chrome, Firefox or another your primary browser in Windows 10.

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How to use your iPad Pro as a laptop replacement (Part 7)

Lock it down: The iPad security guide for people using an iPad as a laptop replacement

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How to script a security feature update with Windows 10

Learn how to create a script that will install security and other feature updates at a specific time

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How to use your iPad Pro as a laptop replacement (Part 6)

These essential iPad tips will help you be more productive with your Apple tablet.

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Outlook 2016 cheat sheet

Are you getting the most from Outlook 2016 for Windows? Learn about the key features in Microsoft’s email and calendaring client.

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Gmail encryption: Everything you need to know

This easy-to-follow guide will help you understand what's going on with Gmail encryption and what you can do to maximize your messaging privacy.

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How to manually delay Windows updates

Windows 10 update settings are varied and at times confusing. Here is an exact list of the settings that control when updates will automatically run.

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How to fix iCloud when it stops working

When iCloud goes wrong, follow this checklist of steps to try to make it better.

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10 Android settings that'll strengthen your security

Android's own native security options aren't always obvious — but they're absolutely worth your while to embrace and understand.

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Linux tip: Learn to use display release commands

In this tip, we look at commands that identify the version of Linux in use on a Linux system – the lsb_release and uname commands.

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Linux tip: Learn to use the shred command

In this Linux tip, we look at the shred command, which removes a file from a disk in a manner that is far more thorough than the rm (remove) command.

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How to automate your Mac with Calendar

How to use Apple’s Calendar app to add even more automation to your Mac.

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Windows 10 cheat sheet

Get to know the interface, features and shortcuts in Microsoft's latest operating system. (Now updated for the Windows 10 October 2018 Update.)

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How to use your iPad Pro to replace your laptop (Part 5)

Some of the many useful utilities on Apple's iPad Pro that help you get more things done than you knew was possible

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