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What Is Spotify, and Is It Free?

With so many streaming services available, it can be difficult to know what each has to offer. Spotify is one of the biggest names in streaming. We’ll explain what it is and whether you need to pay for it….

How to Customize the Roku Home Screen

The Roku’s home screen is the first screen you see when you turn a Roku TV or streaming device on. It’s a simple interface, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be personalized to your liking. We’ll show you a few easy ways to do i…

Do You Need a Fitness Tracker to Start Running?

One of the big things that stops people from getting started with running is gear. There are plenty of fancy gadgets for running out there, but what do you actually need? Is a fitness tracker essential for running?…

The 5 Biggest Android Myths

The Android operating system has been around for a long time, and it’s used by millions and millions of people. Naturally, quite a few myths have cropped up over the years. Are any of these common myths actually true?…

How to Create Synthetic AI Art With Midjourney

AI-based image generators like DALL-E 2 have boomed in popularity. People love to enter bizarre prompts and see what gets spit out. Midjourney is one of the more advanced tools for this, and you can try it now….

How to See Bike Routes in Google Maps

Google Maps is an indispensable app for finding your way around, but it’s for more than just cars and public transit. You can also use Google Maps to find the best bike routes in your area. We’ll show you how….

10 YouTube Features You Should Be Using

YouTube has been around since 2005, and it’s one of the most visited websites in the world. Tons of features have been added to the YouTube website and apps over the years. We’ll share some you may not know about….

How to Remove Channels From a Roku

“Channels” are the apps that make up the majority of your Roku experience. There are some that come pre-installed and you can also install your own from the Channel Store. Eventually, you may want to remove a few….

Which Smartphone Accessories Are Worth Buying?

The market is flooded with all kinds of accessories for smartphones. Everything from silicone cases to big battery packs. You probably don’t need all of these accessories for your iPhone or Android phone. Which ones are worth…

Android 13 Is Boring, and That’s a Good Thing

Android 13 is Google’s release for 2022, and it’s not exactly the most exciting version of Android we’ve ever seen. There aren’t many big features that everyone will immediately notice. Is that really a bad thing, though?…

Why Is Samsung Named “Samsung”?

In the word of technology, there aren’t many names bigger than Samsung. This behemoth company makes everything from smartphones to refrigerators. Where did the name “Samsung” come from, and does it mean anything significant?…

What’s New in Chrome 104, Available Now

The slow march of Chrome releases continues with version 104 of Google’s popular browser. This update, released on August 2, 2022, includes page loading experiments, better screen sharing tools, and a handful of UI changes fo…

When You Should Clear an Android App’s Cache

When it comes to troubleshooting a misbehaving Android app, there are several things you can try. One of the easiest things to do is clear the app’s cache. We’ll explain the why, when, and how for this essential Android funct…

How to Add Channels to a Roku

Apps on Roku devices are referred to as “Channels,” and they’re an integral part of the experience. Your Roku probably came with a bunch of pre-installed channels, but you can install more on your own. We’ll show you how….

Why Is It Called Spotify?

Spotify is handily the most popular streaming music service. All that popularity makes a seemingly made-up word like “Spotify” feel like a fairly generic brand name. The true story behind that name was hidden for a while….
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