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How To Build a Hummingboard SlideCam

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Here's how to build a Hummingboard Slidecam. Handy!
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How To Max Out Samsung Galaxy S5 Battery Life

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Here's Rob Riley with more tips on the Samsung Galaxy S5. This time he recommends the best ways to extend Galaxy S5 battery life.
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How To Find Windows Media Player in Windows 8.1 [gallery]

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Yes, Virginia, Windows Media Player still lives. Here's Brian Burgess with the easiest way to find WMP in Windows 8.1 -- and set it as your default. Find a short review on the Xbox Music player here, too. That's where WMP is hidden. Now you know ... How To Gallery.
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Windows 8.1 Update Issues, Snafus and How to Tell If You Have It at All

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Windows 8.1 Update Issues, snafus abound. But Sandy Berger says the worst one is that it's hard to tell if you have the update at all. Error messages will say you don't -- when you actually do. Here's how to navigate the insanity.
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How To Enable Multifactor Authentication in LastPass [gallery]

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First, NSA. Now, Heartbleed. It's time to enable two-factor or multifactor authentication in LastPass, Google or other systems you use. Here's how. And why.
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Heartbleed Detectors for Android, Apple iOS, Windows Phone

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There’s a lot of concern about the Heartbleed bug using your computer. But what about mobile devices? Here's how to keep your device safe while on the go.
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Protect Yourself from Heartbleed (How To gallery, guide)

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Changed your passwords? Check. Now here's how to protect yourself from Heartbleed -- in every way. How To guide/analysis.
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Sleep! How To Make Windows Stay Asleep All Night Long (tip)

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A cat jostles your mouse or keyboard and, boom, your sleeping Windows PC wakes up and stays up. Here's How To make Windows stay asleep all night long. The latest How To tip from Brian Burgess.
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How To: Hide Apple TV Channels You Never Use

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Apple TV set top box users, you'll like this. Clean up that messy UI. Here's a sneaky tip for How To hide Apple TV channels you never use from Brian Burgess. Easy.
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How To Make Windows 8.1 Slide to Shutdown Like Windows Phone

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It's easy to add the Slide to Shutdown capability you have in Windows Phone to Windows 8.1. All you need to do is move a few files. Here's how.
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Windows 8.1 Update 1: What to Expect (gallery)

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Our Brian Burgess previews Windows 8.1 Update 1. Here's what it's got. And what it's missing.
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Screen Readers: If You Can Read This, Say ALT! (coding tips)

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Finished coding your site? Make sure it works for the sight-impaired and the screen readers they use. It's easy to do. Here's Lamont Wood for aNewDomain on the power of ALT.
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Sore Eyes? Let NVDA Screen Reader Proof Your Docs (freeware)

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Screen readers aren't just for the visually-impaired. Our Lamont Wood reviews the free screen reader NVDA, freeware that will help you rest your eyes and reduce typos. It'll read docs to you. Here's how to do it. aNewDomain review.
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How To Use Chrome to Download Facebook Videos

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Here's How To use Google Chrome to manually download Facebook video and video mash ups the manual way. How To gallery.
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How to Upgrade Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 (gallery)

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In advance of the Windows 8.1 upgrade coming soon, definitely update Windows 8 first. Then do the upgrade to 8.1. Here's how to do both. Gallery.
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How to Install Dropbox On Amazon Kindle Fire Tablets (gallery)

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You don't need to root your Amazon Kindle Fire to install Dropbox or other apps not on Amazon Appstore. It's easy just to sideload them. Step-by-step instructions on how to install Dropbox on Amazon Kindle Fire HD, HDX and gen one tablets here ...
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How To Make Microsoft Word 2013 Publish to Blogs — Easily ( gallery)

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The latest from our Brian Burgess. Here's the Microsoft Word 2013 Publish to Blog ultimate guide -- made easy. How To Gallery.
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Windows Experience Index: Utilities That Bring It Back in Windows 8.1

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Microsoft removed the handy Windows Experience index utility in Windows 8.1. Here are three utilities that bring the functionality back. How To gallery.
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How To Install the Amazon Appstore on Android — and Why

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Here's how to install Amazon Appstore on Android. There's a good reason to do it. How To gallery.
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Apple iOS 7: How to Enable Five Key Privacy Settings in Safari (gallery)

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Got a new Apple iOS 7-based Apple iPad, iPad Mini or iPhone? Make sure you've set all your privacy settings in Safari. Here's a quick and dirty guide ...
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