Charge Your Phone in Half the Time: Quick Chargers Explained

If you bought a phone in the last year, it might have included some kind of quick charger, or offered one as an accessory. Here's how they work to charge your phone in half the time of a typical charger. » 1/28/15 10:00am Today 10:00am

Avoid Email Overload by Simply Ignoring Some (Unimportant) Email

Inbox Zero is a noble, if difficult, goal. If you only receive a few emails a day, traditional strategies like only replying a couple times a day are fine. But if you get dozens or hundreds, you need a harsher strategy: just ignoring some of them. » 1/28/15 5:00am Today 5:00am

What I Learned About Dealing with People From Playing Games Online

Video games are more than just an entertaining time sink. Take them online and they can even teach us a few things about how to interact with other people. Here are some of the lessons I've learned from online games about dealing with people in real life. » 1/27/15 8:00am Yesterday 8:00am

Facebook Releases Facebook Lite, Drastically Reduces App Overhead

Android: One of the biggest complaints about the Facebook app is that it can take up too many resources, particularly on older phones. Which is probably why Facebook released Facebook Lite, a super lightweight version of its app directed at developing markets. » 1/26/15 5:30am Monday 5:30am

CookieSpy Allows You to View Cookies From All Your Browsers

Windows: Web sites tend to store a lot of cookies on your computer. While there's still a lot of misconceptions on what cookies do, it doesn't hurt to be curious about them. CookieSpy allows you to see what cookies each browser has stored on your computer. » 1/26/15 4:30am Monday 4:30am

MegaChat is a Browser-Based, Encrypted Voice and Video Chat App

Mega has been on our radar for secure file storage ever since the file storage phoenix rose from the ashes of MegaUpload. Now, the company has created MegaChat, which it bills as a secure alternative to Skype, offering browser-based voice and video chat. » 1/22/15 6:00am 1/22/15 6:00am