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Is Extra iCloud Storage Worth Paying For?

Cloud-based backups and media storage comes at a cost you should probably swallow.

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10 Articles Our Readers Liked Best in 2023

A trip down tech memory lane.

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How to Share a Samsung Photo Album With Anybody

Ditch the endless photo threads and messy group chats.

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Amazon Drive Shuts Down on December 31st

Your Amazon Drive files will still be accessible through Amazon Photos.

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Proton Drive Takes on Google Photos with a New Backup Feature

Automatically back up your photos to Proton Drive on Android.

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How to Send Large Files Using Mail Drop on iPhone, Mac, and PC

Bypass email size limits and send large files with Apple's Mail Drop.

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How to Free Up Space Used By Your iPhone or iPad's Mail App

Apple's Mail app doesn't provide a lot of control over how much storage it uses.

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How to Change Your Reddit Username

Get yourself a new persona.

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How to Block Specific Ads on YouTube

Tired of the same annoying pre-roll ad over and over again?

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How Do I Open a Port on Windows Firewall?

Firewalls keep your PC safe, but they can also get in the way.

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How to Download a Windows 10 ISO Without the Media Creation Tool

Don't like or need the Media Creation Tool?

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The Pros and Cons of Buying Phones From Your Carrier

Should you wander into the dreaded carrier store?

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How to Disable Bing in the Windows 10 Start Menu

Tired of those web searches in the Start menu? Here's how to get rid of them.

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How to Print From an Android Phone

You can print from your Android phone, and it's easier than you might think.

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The Best Cloud Storage Services of 2023

Running out of storage space on your computer? Then it's time to look at cloud storage.

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What Is End-to-End Encryption, and Why Does It Matter?

The best way to keep your sensitive data safe from prying eyes.

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How to Secure Your Gmail and Google Account

Out of all your online accounts, there's a good chance that Google holds most of your information.

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Browser Extensions Are a Privacy Nightmare

Browser extensions are much more dangerous than most people realize.

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