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You might have heard the enigmatic acronym “HDR” in reference to photography. It stands for “High Dynamic Range” and it creates photos with gorgeous, impossible detail and clarity. Keep reading to learn more, and see how you can use it.

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Black Friday is mere days away and the holiday shopping season is upon us. This week we want to hear about your favorite deals apps—how do you find the best deals on the go?

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If you’re wondering what have been taking up space on your hard disk, then you have come to the right place. In today’s article, we’ll show you how to get rid of unneeded files from your computer.

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This week we learned how to force a browser to remember passwords, customize folder backgrounds and icons in Windows Explorer, improve photography by learning the elements of exposure, sync encrypted files with Dropbox and SecretSync, found out how you backup your data, and more.

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Images of planets can stir the imagination with thoughts of alien cultures, lost civilizations, and the wonders that might be found on them. Lift off and take your desktop into orbit and beyond with the first in our series of Awesome Planetary Orbits Wallpaper collections.

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One of the features that many people love in Chrome is the minimal UI at the top of the browser. Want to minimize it even more? Then you will definitely want to make use of the new feature added to the Experimental Features page.

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We’ve recently shown you lots of ways to remove backgrounds from photos using Photoshop and some other tools, but did you know you can do the same thing from within PowerPoint 2010? Here’s how to do it.

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The original Space Invaders arrive at Earth and it is up to our intrepid hero to save the day. Can he successfully repel the invasion?

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Yesterday Amazon announced that they now sell more Kindle books than physical books. Where do you fit on this shift towards digital reading?

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With an increasing amount of our lives stored in digital format—financial documents, family photos, work projects—it is increasingly important to backup. This week we take a look at your backup strategies.

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If you’re a student (or at least know one with a .EDU address you can borrow) and you’re in the market for a Windows 7 PC you can score a free Xbox in the process.

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Sous vide, for the unfamiliar, is a process of cooking food in water at precisely controlled temperatures. For example, you can cook a steak by putting it in a vacuum-sealed plastic bag and then cooking it to the exact temper...

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In this week’s game you get to head south of the border to help Pancho escape the canyon he is trapped in. You will need to have good timing and be able think your way through the traps along the way. Are you up for the challenge?

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With so many musical genres, it’s no surprise there are plenty distortion pedals out there. But what makes them so different? Let’s take a closer look at what happens to audio signals as they pass through these relatively simple devices.

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While waiting for Mario and Link to arrive, Peach and Zelda get into an argument about their boyfriends. The insults start flying fast and thick just as Mario and Link show up. Will there be a peaceful end to the evening? Watch to find out!

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Once a week we dip into the reader mailbag and share some helpful tips. Today we’re looking at Android TXT messaging from your desktop, indexing offline storage volumes, and adding iOS-style folders to your Android homescreen.

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Are you a fan of Wendy and Richard Pini’s Elfquest saga? Then you are in luck! You can now view the entire saga (6,500+ pages) online for free. The scans of the pages are high quality and make for some great reading.

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