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How to use Microsoft Rewards to get Xbox Game Pass for PC (and more!) for free

Our Microsoft Rewards tutorial shows you how to use Microsoft Rewards to earn Amazon gift cards, Xbox games, and more , all for browsing the web and playing games.

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Photoshop Artistic filters: Colored Pencils, Cutout, Dry Brush, Fine Grain, Fresco

Photoshop Artistic filters alter images to simulate colored pencils, watercolors, chalk pastels, charcoal, pen and inks, crayons, and many other artistic methods.

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Microsoft ends support for Office 2010: What you can do

Microsoft Office 2010 support ends October 13, 2020. This means no more technical support, no more patches, and no more security updates. Here are your options, some of which are free.

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How to connect your iPhone or iPad to your TV

Try these options when you want to mirror iPhone or iPad content on a bigger screen.

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How to let your kids do their homework on paper, not Zoom

Your kids don't have to do all of their distance-learning schoolwork on Zoom calls and Google Classroom. Use the powerful tools within Microsoft's Office app for iOS and Android to help younger kids work on paper.

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How to make your cheap Chromebook look and feel like a high-priced MacBook

Get the Mac experience without spending a bunch of money on a Mac.

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Soundbar shoppers: Consider these 10 essential features

From Dolby Atmos to eARC, weigh these key features when choosing a soundbar.

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How to turn off Outlook's horrible Top Results 'feature'

The Top Results feature in Outlook doesn't behave like email searches have for decades. Here's how to turn it off.

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Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 4 isn't on the Play Store: How to get it on your Android phone

Fortnite might be gone from the Play Store, but you're just a few steps away from making sure you get the next update.

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Hot-rod your home network with multi-gig wired ethernet—for far less coin than you might think

Falling prices for multi-gig (2.5/5/10GbE) equipment make upgrading your network to a faster standard very affordable.

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Find storage space for Microsoft Flight Simulator with the free WinDirStat tool

Microsoft Flight Simulator and Call of Duty: Warzone each require 150GB+ of storage space to play. WinDirStat can help.

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How to use Photoshop Blur Gallery for Bokeh effects and more

Photoshop Blur Gallery tools, plus three Effects tabs for Bokeh, Motion, and Noise, offer many options to fine-tune or transform your images.

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7 ways your kids can have 'recess' while distance-learning from home

Distance learning may still be the unfortunate reality this fall, but there are ways for your kids to socialize with their friends and classmates, and get some exercise.

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Cheap Chromebooks for distance learning: How to pick the best

Is a cheap Chromebook good enough for distance learning? We discuss the most important criteria, and suggest some affordable models you won't regret.

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Distance learning: 4 smart tech solutions for keeping kids on track

Get some badly needed school-from-home help from Alexa, Google Assistant, your smart lights, and more.