How to turn on your location on an iPhone

You know when your friend says they’re five minutes away, but you somehow KNOW, deep down, that they just woke up from a nap and are still frantically running around their house, at least 30 minutes away?

I have no advice for how to make your friends more prompt, but I do have advice for how to confirm those suspicions: Make your friends turn their locations on if they have iPhones. This way, you can send them a screenshot of their little dot sitting at home and call them out on their whereabouts immediately. You can also use the location feature to plan around their delays. But who are we kidding? It’s mostly for the call out.  Read more…

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Best Prime Day monitor deals: WFH displays, curved gaming monitors, and more

The best Prime Day monitor deals as of June 22:

BEST FOR WORKING FROM HOME: LG 27UN850-W 27-inch UltraFine UHD monitor — $379.99 (save $70)

BEST GAMING MONITOR: Samsung CRG9 49-inch curved gaming monitor — $899.99 (save $600)

BEST PORTABLE MONITOR: Lenovo ThinkVision 14-inch portable monitor — $213.99 (save $13.02)

Prime Day 2021 is now into day two, and as expected, the deals are still pretty amazing. Whether you’re looking for a robot vacuum to help you out around the house, a tablet to browse the web and read ebooks, or anything in between, we’ll have you covered throughout this massive online shopping event. Read more…

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17 satisfying Prime Day deals on sex toys

Everyone who prides themselves on their goodie drawer knows that a quality sex toy doesn’t come cheap.  But the investment is well worth it when you know what to look for — especially when you come across a great sex toy sale.

Believe it or not, Amazon’s Prime Day sales event features a whole lot of great deals on sex toys and other accessories to give your stash a well-deserved refresh, whatever you’re into. Below are the best from the bunch.

This Pure Love Massage Wand that’s waterproof and cordless

17 satisfying Prime Day deals on sex toys

A $75 value, Amazon has this vibrator on sale for just $21.61Get it here. Read more…

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Instant Pot vs. Ninja Foodi: We compare the top kitchen gadgets


On-screen cooking gurus make everything look nauseatingly easy. 

Food vloggers speed up a 20-step recipe into an Instagram video and make it look as simple as microwaved ramenAntoni from Queer Eye is like, “Here, person with no cooking experience, let’s whip up some pork tenderloin canapés over a fire on this casual Tuesday night.”  Read more…

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Walmart is battling Amazon for the best deals this Prime Day

Here are the best sales to shop during Walmart’s Deals for Days event as of June 20:

Oh, you thought Walmart was just going to sit there and twiddle its thumbs while one of its biggest rivals ran a massive two-day sale with over two million deals? Think again.

As Amazon revs up for its sixth annual Prime Day event on June 21 and 22, the big box store kicked off its own “Deals for Days” shopping extravaganza on Sunday, June 20, with “Black Friday-like savings” up for grabs online and in stores now through Wednesday, June 23. (For those of you keeping up at home, that makes it twice as long as Prime Day.) Read more…

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How to delete your Zoom account

Even people who never used Zoom before 2020 are intimately familiar with the video conferencing app by now. It’s been a useful way to stay connected with friends, have meetings, or host events as we stay distanced. 

But privacy concerns have some people questioning whether they should use Zoom at all. Some have switched to alternatives that offer better security and deleted their Zoom accounts.

If that’s you — or if you just don’t want to use Zoom anymore — you can find everything you need to know to delete your Zoom account permanently here.

It’s pretty simple to delete your Zoom account, whether you’re using the free or paid version. Zoom does note, however, that paid users will need to cancel their subscriptions before deleting their accounts.  Read more…

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How to zoom in and out on a Mac

Want to zoom in real close to something on your Mac? Or maybe you’re looking to pull back for a wider view? Either way, we’ve got your back.

If you want to be able to zoom in and out on your Mac — be it your entire screen or just in a specific window — you have a few different options to choose from.

1. Zooming in on a single window using keyboard shortcuts

If you’re looking to zoom in or out solely in a specific window, webpage, or app, one of the most popular ways to do so is by using the helpful keyboard shortcuts below.

  • Zoom out: Command + –

  • Zoom in: Command + +

You can keep pushing the – or + keys while holding down the Command key until you’ve zoomed to your heart’s content. Go ahead, give it a try. Read more…

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How to change the name of your iPhone

When you get a new iPhone, you’re given the opportunity to name it something unique, such as “Brian’s Awesome iPhone 12.”

But there are various reasons why you may want to change the name you assigned to your phone during setup. Thankfully, it’s incredibly easy to change the name of your iPhone. In this article, we’ll break down the reasons you may want to change the name of your iPhone, and how to do it.

Why change the name of your iPhone?

While the name of your iPhone may seem private, it can be revealed in a few situations. For instance, if you connect your iPhone to a Bluetooth device such as a car stereo, your phone’s name may be revealed on the screen. Your phone name may also be displayed in AirDrop, iCloud backups, and when it is connected to a computer.  Read more…

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How to change your Netflix password

Welp. It happened again. You forgot your Netflix password. Or you got an extremely suss email saying someone tried to log into your account from Canada or somewhereOr your ex of five years is still leeching onto your account to watch The Great British Bake Off and it’s time to cut them off.

It’s OK. We’ve all been there.

Whatever your case may be, you find yourself needing to change your Netflix password. And if you’re here that means you need help, so I suppose I should quit screwing around and give you some.

There are several ways to change your Netflix password, so let’s go through them one by one, shall we? Read more…

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Here are all the best early Prime Day deals on robot vacuums

Here are the best early Prime Day deals on robot vacuums as of June 18:

We’re expecting that robot vacuums to once again be big-ticket items this Prime Day, and the Pre-Prime Day discounts are already confirming our suspicions. Last year, we saw savings of $200 or more on major brands like Roomba, Eufy, Shark, Roborock, and more — and we’re already seeing higher discounts (up to $240 off) for the early Prime Day deals this year. If you’ve been looking for a solid Roborock, Shark, Coredy, ECOVACS, or ILIFE robot vacuum — you’re in luck, so check out our top picks from both Amazon and Walmart below.  Read more…

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