Latest IT news and events

February 25, 2021

Mozilla adds March Madness video perk, cookie protections to the latest Firefox

Firefox launches a new multiple picture-in-picture feature ahead of the tournament, and a privacy-protective cookie containment unit to keep web-trackers on a tighter leash.

Feb 24

3 things Android 12 can do that Android 11 just can't

Android 12 vs. Android 11: Here are the major differences between Google's new OS and the prior version, including security updates and new notifications.

Feb 24

iOS 14.5 will come with a bunch of new emoji, including one for your vaccine selfie

There are also more skin tone variations for emoji, including couples kissing.

Feb 24

Stop juggling Gmail accounts. Try this desktop app to bring them all together

Kiwi for Gmail can help you sort your work and home life now that the two have collided for so many. Here's how.

Feb 23

Microsoft adding text predictions to Word next month

The feature will work like Google Docs' Smart Compose.

Feb 22

How to use Google Chrome's tab-grouping feature to keep your browser organized

The Chrome browser has a new trick to help wrangle your 37 open tabs.

Feb 21

Forget Zoom backgrounds. Microsoft Teams can put you in the same space as your coworkers

Here's how to use Microsoft Teams Together Mode to improve your video meetings.

Feb 20

Combine PDFs into one document on Windows and Mac for free. Here's how

You don't need to pay for Adobe Acrobat to combine multiple PDFs. Here are two ways to do it.

Feb 20

3 things Android 12 can do that Android 11 can't

Here are the major differences between Google's new OS and the prior version, including security updates and new notifications.

Feb 19

Signal, WhatsApp and Telegram: All the major security differences between messaging apps

Looking for a more secure messenger app? Here are the key privacy differences among some of the biggest players -- and which one Elon Musk recommends.

Feb 19

New version of Microsoft Office won't require you to pay for a subscription

Don't want to subscribe to Microsoft 365? Don't worry: Consumers and small businesses will be able to buy a one-time purchase Office 2021 package later this year.

Feb 18

How to use your GoPro as a webcam, since Zoom calls are here to stay

You can easily turn your GoPro camera into a webcam for video chats and conferences on Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet and other services. Here's how.

Feb 18

Samsung One UI 3.1 is out now, with improved photos and blue light adjustments

Samsung's latest One UI update is beginning to roll out to Galaxy phones. Here are all the new features you need to know.

Feb 18

Windows 10 spring 2021 update: Everything to know

Microsoft has confirmed its latest update, Windows 10 version 21H1. Here's what we're expecting, and why it could set the stage for a major Windows 10 shift.

Feb 17

Best Android VPN for 2021

These are the best virtual private networks for protecting your privacy on your Android mobile device.

Feb 17

Microsoft's unified Office app comes to iPad

You don't need to have separate Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps on your tablet any more.

Feb 16

'I am not a cat': Find and use the infamous lawyer cat filter everyone's talking about

Feeling inspired by the lawyer who accidentally appeared as a cat in a legal proceeding over Zoom? We'll show you how to hunt down and apply the filter, too.

Feb 16

'I am not a cat': How to find and use that infamous filter for your next Zoom session

Feeling inspired by the lawyer who accidentally appeared as a cat in a legal proceeding over Zoom? We'll show you how to hunt down and apply the filter, too.

Feb 15

'I am not a cat': How to find and use that infamous Zoom filter on your next video chat

Feeling inspired by the lawyer who accidentally appeared as a cat in a Zoom legal proceeding? We'll show you how to jazz up your next video call, too.

Feb 14

How to find and use that cat lawyer filter on Zoom video chats now

Feeling inspired by the lawyer who accidentally appeared as a kitten in a Zoom legal proceeding? We'll show you how to spice up your next video call, too.

Feb 13

Viral Zoom cat filter: How to copy that lawyer and turn yourself into a cat, too

Feeling inspired by the lawyer who accidentally appeared as a kitten in a Zoom legal proceeding? We'll show you how to spice up your next video call, too.

Feb 12

The lawyer cat Zoom filter is tough to find, but we've got a way you can do it

Feeling inspired by the lawyer who accidentally appeared as a kitten in a Zoom legal proceeding? We'll show you how to spice up your next video call, too.

Feb 11

Fastest VPNs of 2021

Three top VPNs battle it out to see which takes the privacy and speed crown.

Feb 11