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Lance Whitney

PCMag

New York, United States

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Recent:
  • PCMag
  • TechRepublic
Past:
  • Engadget
  • Entrepreneur
  • CNET

Recent articles by Lance:

How to Navigate the New iPad Pro (Without a Home Button)

With the home button gone on the new iPad Pro, you'll have to learn a few gestures. Here are all the tips and tricks you need to navigate Apple's newest tablet. → Read More

How to Insert Text, Sign a PDF With Adobe Acrobat Reader

Need to edit a PDF document but don’t want to pay for the more expensive Adobe editors? You can add text to and sign a PDF with just the free Reader program. → Read More

Ready to Video Chat? How to Group FaceTime

FaceTime now lets you chat with as many as 32 different people. Here's how to video chat with multiple people using Apple's FaceTime. → Read More

How to Access and Manage Your Apple Account

You can view, change, and control all the features and settings associated with your Apple ID from iOS, a Mac, or on the web. Here's how. → Read More

How to Set Up and Use Face ID on Your iPad Pro

The new iPad Pros let you unlock your tablet with Face ID. Here's how to set up and use Face ID on iPad Pro, and how to reset Face ID if you need to start over. → Read More

How to Train Amazon's Alexa to Recognize Your Voice

Does your home have several Echo users? Does Alexa get confused when you talk to her? Here's how to set up an Alexa voice profile so she can better understand you. → Read More

How to Peek Inside Your Photos With Google Lens

Wish you could learn more about the pictures you take? Google Lens can identify the people, places, and things you've captured in your photos. → Read More

The Top Sites for Buying and Selling Items Locally

Need a way to buy or sell something that can't be shipped through conventional means? Sites like Craigslist can help you get the job done without having to spend too much time getting the item where it needs to be. → Read More

How to Remotely Control and Access Amazon Alexa

If you want to use Alexa without having to be in the same room, you’re in luck. You can interact with your Echo device from afar to chat with Alexa. → Read More

The Best Google Docs Add-Ons

Need to give your docs a boost? These are the best Google Drive add-ons for Google Docs you can download. → Read More

Adobe Creative Cloud gets 25% discount for Black Friday

The holiday promotion drops the monthly subscription price to $39.99, down from $52.99. → Read More

How to resolve a technical problem through Microsoft's Get Help app

You can kick off a support request with Microsoft through a built-in Windows 10 app. Here is how to use the Microsoft app Get Help. → Read More

How to share files in Windows 10 with nearby devices

With Nearby Sharing, you can share documents and files with other Windows 10 devices in the same location. Here's a step-by-step guide for using Nearby Sharing. → Read More

How to Add an Alternative Face ID in iOS 12

Want to learn how to add a second person to Face ID? Interested in setting up an alternate appearance for yourself? Here's how. → Read More

How to use Microsoft To-Do to keep track of your professional and personal tasks

Microsoft offers its own free and effective to-do app. Follow this step-by-step guide on how to set up, customize, and use Microsoft To-Do. → Read More

How to sync your calendar between Microsoft Outlook and Google

With the right tool, you can keep your appointments in sync between Outlook and Google. Learn how to set up Sync2 for this task. → Read More

How to Recover Deleted Files From an Online Storage Site

Need to track down and recover a file that was previously deleted? Whether you use Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud, or Microsoft OneDrive, there are ways to get your files back. Here's how. → Read More

How to Use the New Apple Watch Workout Features in watchOS 5

With the latest fitness features in watchOS 5, you can do even more to stay in shape with your Apple Watch. → Read More

How to Use Apple’s iOS Shortcuts App to Automate Your Life

Apple’s Shortcuts app can quickly and easily run a host of tasks on your iOS device or Apple Watch. Here’s how to create and use shortcuts for Siri. → Read More

How to Share Google Drive Files

Forget attaching docs to email. With Google Drive, you can share Docs, Sheets, and Slides with just a few clicks, and specify whether recipients can edit or just view them. → Read More