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Who's hogging the network? Bandwidth usage on a Linux system

How to get a clear view of network bandwidth usage on a Linux system.

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Patching Windows XP against WannaCry ransomware

Microsoft issued a bug fix yesterday for Windows XP to patch the SMB flaw used by the current WannaCry ransomware. This is a walk-through of installing the patch

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LinkedIn tip: How to turn off activity broadcasts

If you're looking for your next IT job, disable this LinkedIn setting to prevent tipping off your manager.

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How to manage and use iOS Notifications

Millions of iOS 10 users receive millions of Notifications every day -- how can we take control of the noise to make them more useful to us?

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Health tips for Unix systems

Things to watch and tools to use to make sure your Unix/Linux systems maintain their health and vigor

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Excel 2016 cheat sheet

Are you getting the most from Microsoft Excel 2016? Get to know the key new features.

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15 Apple Watch tricks you’ll want to use

From talking to Disney characters to a love affair with Force Touch, Apple Watch users will find something in here.

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How to improve Mac, iPhone & iPad battery life in 26 tips

This is the most complete guide to maximizing battery life on Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch you'll find.

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17 iPad tips and secrets you’ll use

Take a look at this short collection of useful iPad-only tips.

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12+ useful but hard-to-find tips for using Apple’s Pages

Some useful Pages features are a little hard to find.

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Windows Defender: What changes in Windows 10 Creators Update

Windows Defender gets organized in the Creators Update, bringing formerly scattered features under one roof. See how it’s changed here.

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Shoot better iPhone video with handy tools and a better app

The iPhone is a great little camera, but with add-on lenses, the right stabilization, and an app that unlocks manual control, you’ll be thanking the Academy in no time.

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20+ iPhone tips you’ll use frequently

I thought you might enjoy this collection of 20 lesser-known iPhone tips, which I hope are useful too you.

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The beauty of links on Unix servers

Symbolic and hard links can save both time and disk space. In this post, you will see how they are different and how they are created and used.

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Windows 10 Privacy: How to disable the Location features

Windows 10’s Creators Update makes it easier to disable location tracking and also erase location history.

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How to minimize the risks of phishing scams

Employees are often the weakest link in your company's security chain. But with a little knowledge and foresight you can mitigate the risks. In this video, CIO.com senior writer Sharon Florentine explains the anatomy of a phishing...

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How to create an automatically updating Google spreadsheet

Tired of finding, copying and pasting data into spreadsheets? With just a few lines of code, you can set up a self-updating spreadsheet in Google Docs that fetches and stores data for you, as this Facebook example shows. Update: Due...

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12 tips to curb data usage in Android

If your Android device is guzzling data, it can cost you or your employer a bundle. Here are 12 ways to prevent that.

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