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How to multitask on the iPad: Split View, Slide Over, and more

Apple allows for a lot of multitasking options on its tablet, but it’s not always clear how to use them. We’re here to fix that.

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How to turn off and restart your iPhone 11, 11 Pro, X, XS, and XR

Have you tried turning it off and then on again?

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iOS 13: How to to customize your iMessage profile

iOS 13 lets you set a custom display name, photo, or Memoji that you can automatically send to contacts in Messages.

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How your Apple, WearOS, and Fitbit smartwatch can help track your coronavirus symptoms

As the coronavirus spreads across the globe, your Apple, Android, and Fitbit smartwatch can help you monitor potential symptoms.

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Apple releases new self-screening tool for COVID-19 symptoms

Even with no symptoms, Apple's new app recommends social distancing to protect against the spread of the novel coronavirus.

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Switching from Android to iPhone: Here's where Apple's phone wins and fails

What happens when an Android die-hard switches to iPhone? Our Android expert explains where Apple impressed him—and where he experienced major pain points.

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How to tune Windows 10 for laser-focused productivity

Windows 10 is chock full of tools that can eliminate distractions, optimize your workflow, and make you all-around more productive—but they aren't always obvious.

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Need an affordable laptop? This Ryzen-powered Asus VivoBook is just $309

Walmart is selling a 15.6-inch 1080p Asus VivoBook with a Ryzen processor for $309.

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How to share iCloud folders on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

With iOS 13.4 and macOS Catalina 10.15.4, you can finally share your iCloud folders. Here’s how.

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Google Smart Lock: The complete guide

Google Smart Lock can simplify your smartphone's security and save you time. Are you taking advantage of all it has to offer for Android?

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Microsoft to stop serving non-security monthly updates to Windows

The updates, normally released during the third and fourth week of each month, will stop in May.

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Microsoft offers a cool Xbox extension for Microsoft Edge: Xbox New Tab

Microsoft has added Xbox New Tab to its list of Microsoft Edge extensions, providing quick links to art and game streams for your favorite Xbox games.

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Pandemic will push Microsoft to repeat 2019's major-minor Win10 upgrade cadence

The ongoing coronavirus outbreak makes it even more likely Microsoft will release a minor update for Windows 10 this fall.

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Securing Windows and Office in a time of COVID-19: update policies, remote options

Delayed updates and a rush to support remote workers have forced IT and security teams to scramble. This information and advice will help them better deal with the crisis.

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Apple adds new Get Up! weekly playlist to Apple Music

The good vibes playlist is updated every Sunday.

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macOS Catalina: Apple releases 10.15.4 update

Frequently asked questions about Apple’s next operating system for the Macintosh.

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iOS and iPadOS 13.4 is now available with iPad trackpad and mouse support, iCloud folder sharing, and more

iOS and iPadOS 13.4 add big new features like trackpad and mouse support for iPads, iCloud folder sharing, and Universal Purchase support.

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Microsoft's comfy keyboard and mouse combo is just $50, delivered this week

Best Buy is selling the Microsoft Wireless Comfort Desktop 5050 keyboard and mouse combo for $50.

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How to get all of the Apple Watch Activity badges

Trying to snag every Activity badge? Here's a full list of every achievement and what you need to do to get it.

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What is Kotlin? The Java alternative explained

Kotlin offers big advantages over Java for JVM and Android development, and plays nicely with Java in the same projects

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