11 innovative ways to make money online

“Online work” used to mean “money grabbing scam.” You might find a job selling things online for a commission or writing blogs for money, but these rarely provided a living wage, or even enough spare change to justify the time commitment. Times have changed. The internet has finally become profitable, not just for startup entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley, but for regular people with everyday skills.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/13/11-innovative-ways-to-make-money-online.html

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How to Uninstall Windows 10

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Microsoft’s Windows 10 is a solid OS, but that doesn’t mean everyone is happy with it. This guide will walk you through the process of uninstalling Windows 10 and the issues to watch out for when you do.

The post How to Uninstall Windows 10 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260606-uninstall-windows-10?source=Computing

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How to keep mooches and spies off your Wi-Fi network and out of your files

People love to mooch Wi-Fi. They don’t mean any harm. They just find an unprotected signal and sign on. Why not? It’s free, and nobody will even know. Your neighbor won’t mind if you steal a little broadband to watch Netflix, right?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/12/how-to-keep-mooches-and-spies-off-your-wi-fi-network-and-out-your-files.html

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You want snark with those fries? No one is safe from Wendy's tweets

Wendy’s Co. has come the mean girl of Twitter.

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Three great smartphone buys for the summer

Summer is a lull in new smartphone announcements but that doesn’t mean good phones vanish if you’re in the market for a new device.Here are three worth a serious look.

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5 things you can do with the new Google Assistant

How in the world did we manage to survive for a few millennia without voice-activated virtual assistants? I mean, it wasn’t that long ago that we drove around without being able to ask our phones for driving directions. But now the idea of being unable to do that is downright scary.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/23/5-things-can-do-with-new-google-assistant.html

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What is 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and how much faster than 802.11n is it?

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802.11ac is a supercharged version of 802.11n — but what does that mean? Here are the details on what 802.11ac is, and how it could eventually replace wired gigabit Ethernet networking.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/160837-what-is-802-11ac-and-how-much-faster-than-802-11n-is-it

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How to boost your Wi-Fi speed by choosing the right channel

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Some channels in Wi-Fi routers are indeed much faster — but that doesn’t mean you should go ahead and change them. Read on to find out more about interference and the massive difference between 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/179344-how-to-boost-your-wifi-speed-by-choosing-the-right-channel

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Brutal video brings online harassment to life

When do “mean tweets” cross the line from harmless to flat-out harassment? Here’s a good rule of thumb: If you can’t look the recipient in the eye while reading your clever insults, it’s probably not OK.

The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_tech/~3/-9HVZxp4AAc/index.html

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Understanding downloads and uploads: Tips, tricks and basic risks

You hear the words upload and download frequently. But what does it mean to upload something to your computer? Or what happens when you download?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/13/understanding-downloads-and-uploads-tips-tricks-and-basic-risks.html

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High-tech sponge can save lives in less than 20 seconds

What if a small sponge could mean the difference between life and death? A plug for life-threatening situations, XSTAT technology can plug a gunshot wound in a mere 20 seconds.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/04/high-tech-sponge-can-save-lives-in-less-than-20-seconds.html

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Killer Deals: Free AppleCare with each of Apple's new iMac 4Ks and iMac 5Ks

Article Image Black Friday is still weeks away, but that doesn’t mean the deals have to wait. This week, AI readers can get free AppleCare with each 21″ iMac 4K pre-order and Free AppleCare (plus $39 in additional instant discounts) with each 27″ iMac 5K (Late-2015) order via new $120 and $150 discount coupons.

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8 tiny-but-terrific iOS 9 features you may have missed

iOS 9 isn’t the massive update that we saw with iOS 7 and iOS 8, but that doesn’t mean it’s bereft of cool new features. Below we’ve chronicled some small-but-significant iOS 9 changes flagged by Reddit’s Apple community that will improve the device’s overall usefulness and functionality.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/18/8-tiny-but-terrific-ios-features-may-have-missed/

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What is 802.11ac WiFi, and how much faster than 802.11n is it?

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802.11ac is a supercharged version of 802.11n — but what does that mean? Here are the details on what 802.11ac is, and how it will eventually replace wired gigabit Ethernet networking.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/160837-what-is-802-11ac-and-how-much-faster-than-802-11n-is-it

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