How-To Geek https://www.howtogeek.com We Explain Technology Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:14:18 +0000 en-us hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 Turn Your iPhone into a Wallet with These 5 Cases and Accessories https://www.reviewgeek.com/2051/turn-your-phone-into-a-wallet-with-these-5-cases-and-accessories/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:00:05 +0000 Caroline Stewart https://www.reviewgeek.com/2051/turn-your-phone-into-a-wallet-with-these-5-cases-and-accessories/

Why worry about carrying around a wallet and

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Google Android App Adds New Screenshot Editing Tools https://www.reviewgeek.com/2078/google-android-app-adds-new-screenshot-editing-tools/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:40:39 +0000 Eric Ravenscraft https://www.reviewgeek.com/2078/google-android-app-adds-new-screenshot-editing-tools/

When you take a screenshot on your phone, you’re probably doing it to share some information with someone else.

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Geek Trivia: The First Color Screen Handheld Game Console Was The? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/the-first-color-screen-handheld-game-console-was-the/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:37:53 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=340666 6 Mobile Apps for Creating GIFs On the Go https://www.reviewgeek.com/1887/6-mobile-apps-for-creating-gifs-on-the-go/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:00:19 +0000 Jennifer Allen https://www.reviewgeek.com/1887/6-mobile-apps-for-creating-gifs-on-the-go/

Keen to use plenty of GIFs in your text conversations, social media interactions, or even your work?

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How to Get Free Magazines on Your Kindle with Calibre https://www.howtogeek.com/115178/how-to-convert-news-feeds-to-ebooks-with-calibre/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:00:00 +0000 Whitson Gordon http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=115178 How to Disable and Customize Facebook’s Notifications, Texts, and Emails https://www.howtogeek.com/343231/how-to-disable-and-customize-facebook%e2%80%99s-notifications-texts-and-emails/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Harry Guinness https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=343231 How to Choose the Best (and Fastest) Alternative DNS Server https://www.howtogeek.com/342330/how-to-choose-the-best-and-fastest-alternative-dns-server/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:40:00 +0000 Chris Hoffman https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=342330 Geek Trivia: Which Of These Technology Terms Is Made Up And Not A Cultural Reference Or Portmanteau? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/which-of-these-technology-terms-is-made-up-and-not-a-cultural-reference-or-portmanteau/ Sun, 18 Feb 2018 18:37:57 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=342916 How to Get the Most Out of Your Chromebook https://www.howtogeek.com/342625/how-to-get-the-most-out-of-your-chromebook/ Sun, 18 Feb 2018 11:40:00 +0000 Cameron Summerson https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=342625 Geek Trivia: In The Medieval Era, All Beers Had A Strong Taste Of? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/in-the-medieval-era-all-beers-had-a-strong-taste-of/ Sat, 17 Feb 2018 18:37:09 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=343370 It’s Time to Banish Your Screens From the Bedroom https://www.howtogeek.com/342110/its-time-to-banish-your-screens-from-the-bedroom/ Sat, 17 Feb 2018 11:40:00 +0000 Justin Pot https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=342110 How to Set Your PC Games’ Graphics Settings with No Effort https://www.howtogeek.com/244335/how-to-set-your-pc-games-graphics-settings-with-no-effort/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 23:00:00 +0000 Chris Hoffman http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=244335 You Can Already Buy HomePod Coasters (Or Just Use Your Own) https://www.reviewgeek.com/2040/you-can-already-buy-homepod-coasters-or-just-use-your-own/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:51:27 +0000 Eric Ravenscraft https://www.reviewgeek.com/2040/you-can-already-buy-homepod-coasters-or-just-use-your-own/

If you picked up Apple&…

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How to Customize or Disable Siri on the HomePod https://www.howtogeek.com/342716/how-to-customize-or-disable-siri-on-the-homepod/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:00:00 +0000 Craig Lloyd https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=342716 Geek Trivia: The Original Loopholes Weren’t Grey Areas In Laws Or Regulations But? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/the-original-loopholes-werent-grey-areas-in-laws-or-regulations-but/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:37:13 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=343085 8 Unique Sticker Packs to Customize Your iMessage Experience https://www.reviewgeek.com/2007/8-unique-sticker-packs-to-customize-your-imessage-experience/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:00:56 +0000 Jennifer Allen https://www.reviewgeek.com/2007/8-unique-sticker-packs-to-customize-your-imessage-experience/

Ever since the iMessage overhaul in iOS 10, the entire iMessage platform is significantly more fun and flexible.

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How to Bring Back the “View Image” Button In Google Image Search https://www.howtogeek.com/343219/how-to-bring-back-the-view-image-button-in-google-image-search/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:02:34 +0000 Michael Crider https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=343219 How to Use and Customize the Windows 10 Action Center https://www.howtogeek.com/225345/how-to-configure-the-windows-10-action-panel-with-your-own-customized-buttons/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:23:00 +0000 Walter Glenn http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=225345 Is Now a Good Time to Buy an AMD CPU or Motherboard? https://www.howtogeek.com/308890/is-now-a-good-time-to-buy-an-amd-cpu-or-motherboard/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:24:00 +0000 Michael Crider https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=308890 How to Move to a Dedicated Camera After Using a Smartphone Camera https://www.howtogeek.com/343074/how-to-move-to-a-dedicated-camera-after-using-a-smartphone-camera/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Harry Guinness https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=343074 What’s the Difference Between the “System32” and “SysWOW64” Folders in Windows? https://www.howtogeek.com/326509/whats-the-difference-between-the-system32-and-syswow64-folders-in-windows/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:40:00 +0000 Chris Hoffman https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=326509 Aukey 10W Wireless Fast Charger Review: A Speedy and Stylish Qi Charger https://www.reviewgeek.com/1996/aukey-10w-wireless-fast-charger-review-a-speedy-and-stylish-qi-charger-for-your-nightstand-or-office/ Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:00:14 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.reviewgeek.com/1996/aukey-10w-wireless-fast-charger-review-a-speedy-and-stylish-qi-charger-for-your-nightstand-or-office/

If you’re shopping for a wireless charger for your smartphone you’ve likely discovered that your options are almost entirely black…

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Google Will Block Annoying Ads In Chrome Starting Today https://www.reviewgeek.com/2018/google-will-block-annoying-ads-in-chrome-starting-today/ Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:56:02 +0000 Eric Ravenscraft https://www.reviewgeek.com/2018/google-will-block-annoying-ads-in-chrome-starting-today/

Google makes its living off of ads, so it makes sense the company doesn’t like what people think of ads on the internet (which is to say…

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Geek Trivia: Before “Ghosting” Was Slang For Ignoring A Dating Partner, It Was Slang For? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/before-ghosting-was-slang-for-ignoring-a-dating-partner-it-was-slang-for/ Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:37:00 +0000 Jason Fitzpatrick https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=343041 How to Set Up Whole-House Parental Controls with OpenDNS https://www.howtogeek.com/79998/protect-your-kids-online-using-open-dns-2/ Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:13:00 +0000 Justin Pot http://blogs.howtogeek.com/mysticgeek/2008/08/07/protect-your-kids-online-with-any-os-using-open-dns/ How to Disable Chrome’s New Ad Blocker (On Certain Sites or All Sites) https://www.howtogeek.com/342986/how-to-disable-chromes-new-ad-blocker-on-certain-sites-or-all-sites/ Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:09:23 +0000 Cameron Summerson https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=342986 Logitech Pop Review: A Smart Switch for Your Smart Home Gadgets https://www.reviewgeek.com/1983/logitech-pop-review-a-smart-switch-for-your-smart-home-gadgets/ Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:00:22 +0000 Jennifer Allen https://www.reviewgeek.com/1983/logitech-pop-review-a-smart-switch-for-your-smart-home-gadgets/

Your smartphone can control a lot of things these days—your smart home lighting system, your thermostat, even your TV.

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How to Build a $35 Media Center with Kodi and the Raspberry Pi https://www.howtogeek.com/163541/build-a-35-media-center-with-raspbmc-and-raspberry-pi-redux/ Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:23:00 +0000 Whitson Gordon http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=163541