Giphy Arcade Lets You Create and Play Mini Games

Giphy has launched Giphy Arcade, which lets you create, play, and share your own mini-games. Giphy is best known as a search engine for GIFs, and Giphy Arcade is an attempt to bring the thinking behind GIFs to gaming. And it kinda works. How to Create and Play Giphy Arcade Games Giphy Arcade is essentially a database of mini-games you can play online. There are a limited number of styles of game available, but beyond that every element is customizable. So while the gameplay will feel familiar, the art style and music may not. Giphy Arcade has three different components....Read the...

135 Useful Things You Didn’t Know Google Could Do (Free Ebook)

Pretty much every internet user relies on several of Google’s services for certain aspects of their digital lives. Whether that’s Google Search, Gmail, Google Calendar, Chrome, Google Maps, or any of the myriad other Google services on offer. These services are already impressive as they are, but there is much more to them than meets the eye. By learning about some of their more advanced, hidden features, you’ll be able to take your Google game to the next level, and increase your productivity while you’re at it. This free ebook is packed with such tips. You’ll discover Gmail settings that...Read the...

The 10 Best Horror Movies to Watch on Netflix

Are you looking to curl up on the couch, switch off the lights, and scare yourself with some of the best horror movies ever made? With our help you won’t even have to think about what to watch. Just open Netflix and pick any of the films on this list. Note: These movies are available on Netflix US. If you’re not located in the US you can watch them using one of these VPNs that still work with Netflix. 1. The Conjuring Released in: 2013 IMDb Rating: 7.5/10 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 85% The Conjuring is one of the best horror...Read the...

How Artificial Intelligence Will Shape the Future of Malware

As we move into the future, the prospect of AI-driven systems becomes more appealing. Artificial Intelligence will help us make decisions, power our smart cities, and—unfortunately—infect our computers with nasty strains of malware. Let’s explore what the future of AI means for malware. What Is AI in Malware? When we use the term “AI-driven malware,” it’s easy to imagine a Terminator-style case of an AI “gone rogue” and causing havoc. In reality, a malicious AI-controlled program wouldn’t be sending robots back through time; it would be sneakier than that. AI-driven malware is conventional malware altered via Artificial Intelligence to make...Read the...

Wi-Fi Direct: Windows Wireless File Transfer That’s Faster Than Bluetooth

Wireless data sharing has made rapid strides over the past few years. Thanks to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and NFC, data can be moved from one device to another with little effort Windows 10 boasts of Wi-Fi Direct, a wireless connectivity system that helps to effortlessly hook devices up. Want to move data from PC to laptop? Easily done. Need to setup wireless printing? Connect your phone to your computer? All this is quite simple thanks to Wi-Fi Direct. Here’s how to use Wi-Fi Direct on Windows 10 and transfer files wirelessly. Introducing Wi-Fi Direct for PC: Wireless File Transfer You can...Read the...

The Apple TV App Is Now Available on Roku

Anyone who owns a Roku can now install the Apple TV app on their device. This will initially allow Roku fans to access their iTunes video library and subscribe to Apple TV channels. However, the big draw is Apple TV+, which is launching on November 1, 2019. Apple Unveils Apple TV+ In March 2019, Apple unveiled Apple TV+. This is Apple’s new television streaming service which is set to host “exclusive original shows, movies and documentaries”. Apple has the actors and directors on board, so now it just needs subscribers. In order to gain as many Apple TV+ subscribers as...Read the...

VirtualBox vs. VMWare vs. Hyper-V: What’s the Best Virtual Machine?

There are several virtualization tools available to Windows 10 users. But three tools dominate the market: VirtualBox, VMware, and Microsoft Hyper-V. But which of these virtual machine tools is best? Moreover, aren’t they all the same? Choosing between VirtualBox, VMware Workstation Player, and Windows 10 integrated Hyper-V is difficult. Here’s how the three virtual machine tools stack up and which one you should use for certain tasks. What Is a Hypervisor? Let’s start with the big question: how are VirtualBox, VMware Workstation Player, and Hyper-V on Windows 10 different? They all allow you to run a virtual environment on your...Read the...

Sublime Text 3 Keyboard Shortcuts Cheat Sheet

Sublime Text is a slick, responsive cross-platform text editor that the developer community swears by. If you rely on menus and buttons to find your way around in this powerful program, you’re missing out on a faster, more seamless experience. But you can fix that easily by switching to keyboard shortcuts to control Sublime Text. You don’t have to do much to discover them all. We already have the most essential Sublime Text 3 shortcuts lined up for you in our cheat sheet below! The shortcuts work on Windows and most of them work on Linux also. With a few modifier...Read the...

Alexa Can Now Speak Spanish in the US

You can now speak Spanish to your Alexa-enabled devices in the US. While Alexa would have previously replied with, “I’m sorry, I don’t understand,” she will now be able to respond to your Spanish voice commands and reply in Español. Amazon Teaches Alexa to Speak Spanish in the US Given its proximity to Mexico, the United States has a high number of Spanish speakers. However, Google Home learned to speak Spanish in 2018, it has taken longer for Amazon to teach Alexa how to speak Spanish. But it has finally now happened. In April 2019, Amazon announced that Alexa would...Read the...

8 Useful Twitter Accounts to Follow for Life Hacks

Twitter offers bite-sized information in an easy-to-read format. Which makes it the perfect platform when you want to learn how to make your life more manageable. Life hacks have been a thing for many years, and people are still uncovering new ways to hack your life. Here are the most useful Twitter accounts for life hacks. 1. The Frugal Girls Got a Keurig? Have you cleaned it lately?? ?? Check out the EASIEST trick to clean it and keep it running in tip top shape! Pauline writes: "I’ve been doing this for years! Works wonderfully!" #diy #coffee #coffeetime Here's What...Read the...