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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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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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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 download Facebook video and video mash ups the manual way. How To 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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New Delhi Special: Website Design, Content and Coding Tips (part one)

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Our New Delhi-based writer, Maninder Singh Kumar, starts a multi-part series on website design, content and coding tips. Good stuff.
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