Category: Gear / How To and Advice

May 22, 2019

Logan Broadbent Shows Us How to Throw a Boomerang Like a Pro

A world champion thrower explains how a boomerang flies, and how to augment its performance.

by Wonbo Woo in Gear
May 20, 2019

Parents and Kids Weigh in on Their Family’s Tech Protocol

What’s your screen time scheme?

by Emily Dreyfuss in Gear
May 20, 2019

Build a Raspberry Pi GoBot With Your Kids

With just $60 worth of hardware and 10 lines of code, you and your child can build a simple wheeled droid that can drive around the house.

by Matt Timmons-Brown in Gear
May 12, 2019

How to Stop the Automatic Emails from Square Vendors

Once you give your email to any Square vendor, you are defaulted into receiving automated receipts and promotions from every participating Square vendor you visit.

by Emily Dreyfuss in Gear
April 30, 2019

F8 2019: How to Watch Mark Zuckerberg’s Keynote Live

On Tuesday, Facebook’s F8 developer conference will kick off with a Zuckerberg keynote. You can watch it right here.

by Issie Lapowsky in Gear
April 29, 2019

The Future of Money, Facebook’s F8 Conference, and More News

Catch up on the most important news today in 2 minutes or less.

by Alex Baker-Whitcomb in Gear
April 29, 2019

Pro Tips for Shopping Safe on Amazon

Amazon is a mucky mess of ads, unknown sellers, misleading sales, and specious information. Defend your dollars with these shopping tips and tricks.

by Jeffrey Van Camp in Gear
April 29, 2019

Should I Spend $1,000 on a Smartphone?

With so many great inexpensive phones out there, it depends on why you want a pricey flagship model. Here are the most common justifications we hear.

by Lauren Goode in Gear
April 9, 2019

Spotify Tips and Tricks: How to Get More Out of Each Listen

Whether you’re a new user of the music streaming service or a playlist pro, these tips will improve your next Spotify session.

by Lauren Goode in Gear