How-To Geek https://www.howtogeek.com We Explain Technology Sat, 21 Jul 2018 17:37:50 +0000 en-us hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 Geek Trivia: In The 2000s, Footage From The Original Lunar Orbiters Was Digitized In A Former? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/in-the-2000s-footage-from-the-original-lunar-orbiters-was-digitized-in-a-former/ Sat, 21 Jul 2018 17:37:50 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=359514 Five Tips and Tricks to Set Up In-Car Entertainment for Your Kids https://www.reviewgeek.com/5043/five-tips-and-tricks-to-set-up-in-car-entertainment-for-your-kids/ Sat, 21 Jul 2018 12:00:59 +0000 Jennifer Allen https://www.reviewgeek.com/5043/five-tips-and-tricks-to-set-up-in-car-entertainment-for-your-kids/

Are we nearly there yet? How many times do you hear this on a road trip with the kids? Too often, right?

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6 Smarthome Safety Features You Should Enable Right Now https://www.howtogeek.com/359467/6-smarthome-safety-features-you-should-enable/ Sat, 21 Jul 2018 10:40:00 +0000 Craig Lloyd https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359467 Buying A Kindle? The 3G Models Are The Only Ones Worth Looking At https://www.reviewgeek.com/5480/buying-a-kindle-the-3g-models-are-the-only-ones-worth-looking-at/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 15:00:37 +0000 Harry Guinness https://www.reviewgeek.com/5480/buying-a-kindle-the-3g-models-are-the-only-ones-worth-looking-at/

The Kindle killer feature isn’t the sharp screen on the Oasis or the free books that come with a Prime account.

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How to Link or Embed an Excel Worksheet in a PowerPoint Presentation https://www.howtogeek.com/358832/how-to-link-or-embed-an-excel-worksheet-in-a-powerpoint-presentation/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +0000 Hayley Milliman https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=358832 Mario Kart 8 Is Getting Breath of the Wild’s Link and His Motorcycle https://www.reviewgeek.com/5743/mario-kart-8-is-getting-breath-of-the-wilds-link-and-his-motorcycle/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:50:24 +0000 Eric Ravenscraft https://www.reviewgeek.com/5743/mario-kart-8-is-getting-breath-of-the-wilds-link-and-his-motorcycle/

In a batch of DLC for Breath of the Wild, Link hit full mid-life crisis and got a motorcycle.

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Geek Trivia: Which Of These Iconic Video Games Originally Ran On HyperCard? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/which-of-these-iconic-video-games-originally-ran-on-hypercard/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 17:37:25 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=359548 The Best Dog Dishes For Healthy Eating And Digestion https://www.reviewgeek.com/5325/the-best-dog-dishes-for-healthy-eating-and-digestion/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 12:00:18 +0000 Caroline Stewart https://www.reviewgeek.com/5325/the-best-dog-dishes-for-healthy-eating-and-digestion/

A good dog dish can help dogs big and small eat healthier—whether that means slowing down or aligning th…

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How to Stop People from Following You on Instagram https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/how-to-stop-people-from-following-you-on-instagram/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 15:13:30 +0000 Cameron Summerson https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=fyi&p=359757 What is a 400 Bad Request Error (and How Can I Fix It)? https://www.howtogeek.com/359267/what-is-a-400-bad-request-error-and-how-can-i-fix-it/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:24:00 +0000 Yuvraj Wadhwani https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359267 The Best Video Editors for Android https://www.howtogeek.com/359390/the-best-video-editors-for-android/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Cameron Summerson https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359390 When and How to Rent Photography Gear https://www.howtogeek.com/359355/when-and-how-to-rent-photography-gear/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0000 Harry Guinness https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359355 What Data Can a Thief Get from a Stolen Phone or Laptop? https://www.howtogeek.com/359125/what-data-can-a-thief-get-from-a-stolen-phone-or-laptop/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:40:00 +0000 Chris Hoffman https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359125 Anker Soundcore Flare Review: Stylish, Rugged, and Customizable https://www.reviewgeek.com/4027/anker-soundcore-flare-review-stylish-rugged-and-customizable/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:00:22 +0000 Jennifer Allen https://www.reviewgeek.com/4027/anker-soundcore-flare-review-stylish-rugged-and-customizable/

Bluetooth speakers are a pretty great concept but you have to pay a lot for the best sound experience, right? Well, not exactly.

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Apple Probably Fixed the MacBook Pro Keyboard Problem, But Can’t Tell You That https://www.reviewgeek.com/5723/apple-probably-fixed-the-macbook-pro-keyboard-problem-but-cant-tell-you-that/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:45:33 +0000 Eric Ravenscraft https://www.reviewgeek.com/5723/apple-probably-fixed-the-macbook-pro-keyboard-problem-but-cant-tell-you-that/

Last week, Apple announced a…

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The Best Cell Phone Plans for Families https://www.reviewgeek.com/4989/the-best-cell-phone-plans-for-families/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:00:28 +0000 Cameron Summerson https://www.reviewgeek.com/4989/the-best-cell-phone-plans-for-families/

Finding the right cell plan for you and your family can be a challenge.

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Save Time With Custom Search Folders in Microsoft Outlook https://www.howtogeek.com/359538/save-time-with-custom-search-folders-in-microsoft-outlook/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +0000 Hayley Milliman https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359538 Geek Trivia: Lyme Disease Is Named After A? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/lyme-disease-is-named-after-a/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:37:57 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=359497 The Best Qi Wireless Charging Pads https://www.reviewgeek.com/5360/the-best-qi-wireless-charging-pads/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 12:00:11 +0000 Michael Crider https://www.reviewgeek.com/5360/the-best-qi-wireless-charging-pads/

Now that Apple has joined the wireless charging party, a lot more smartphone owners can take advantage of wireless charging pads.

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Is Google Replacing Android with Fuchsia? Maybe, But Not for a Long Time https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/is-google-replacing-android-with-fuchsia-maybe-but-not-for-a-long-time/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:13:30 +0000 Lowell Heddings https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=fyi&p=359652 What is “Lost Mode” on the iPhone, iPad, or Mac? https://www.howtogeek.com/359367/what-is-lost-mode-on-the-iphone-ipad-or-mac/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:24:00 +0000 Chris Hoffman https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359367 Why Do iPhones Generally Have Better Sound Quality Than Android? https://www.howtogeek.com/359464/why-do-iphones-generally-have-better-sound-quality-than-android/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Cameron Summerson https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359464 How to Get Started With Audible and Audiobooks https://www.howtogeek.com/359248/how-to-get-started-with-audible-and-audiobooks/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0000 Harry Guinness https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359248 How to Use a Windows Laptop as a Wireless Monitor (for Another PC) https://www.howtogeek.com/359471/how-to-use-a-windows-laptop-or-tablet-as-a-wireless-monitor/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:40:00 +0000 Michael Crider https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=359471 The Best Premium Laptop Bags For Every Need https://www.reviewgeek.com/5401/the-best-premium-laptop-bags-for-every-need/ Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:00:51 +0000 Michael Crider https://www.reviewgeek.com/5401/the-best-premium-laptop-bags-for-every-need/

Your laptop works hard for you. Doesn’t it deserve a fancy place to rest in between your destinations?

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The Kindle Oasis: Two Years Later, Still The Best E-Reader Around https://www.reviewgeek.com/5295/the-kindle-oasis-two-years-later-still-the-best-e-reader-around/ Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:00:43 +0000 Harry Guinness https://www.reviewgeek.com/5295/the-kindle-oasis-two-years-later-still-the-best-e-reader-around/

The Kindle Oasis is Amazon’s premium Kindle device. It’s—supposedly—the best e-reader Amazon can make but is it worth the ridiculous price?

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How to Link or Embed an Excel Worksheet in a Word Document https://www.howtogeek.com/358380/how-to-link-or-embed-an-excel-worksheet-in-a-powerpoint-or-word-document/ Wed, 18 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +0000 Hayley Milliman https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=358380 Geek Trivia: The First Video Game To Feature Point-And-Click Mechanics Was? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/the-first-video-game-to-feature-point-and-click-mechanics-was/ Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:37:10 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=359394 How to Set Up and Configure Your Amazon Echo https://www.howtogeek.com/235653/how-to-set-up-and-configure-your-amazon-echo/ Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:23:00 +0000 Craig Lloyd http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=235653 What Are Woofers, Mid-Range Speakers, and Tweeters? https://www.howtogeek.com/354985/what-are-woofers-mid-range-speakers-and-tweeters/ Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:24:00 +0000 Brady Gavin https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=354985