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  • How-Tos: How to download video from Twitter

    If you see a video on Twitter - or Vine - that you want to keep, here's how to download it.

  • How-Tos: How to identify a font, any font, anywhere you find it

    With tens of thousands of fonts in circulation, it's tough to identify a specific font from memory, when you see it. Fortunately, you don't have to--there are free websites, and an iOS app, that can identify font samples for you on the fly. The process is easy and a whole lot of fun.

  • How-Tos: Creaticity: Place photos inside text using Photoshop

    One of the many advantages of an image editor that supports the concept of layers--Adobe Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, and Pixelmator, to name a few--is that you can push a picture through the content of other layers. In this column, you'll learn how to push a different picture through each letter in the word LOVE. Not only is this technique a fun project, but it also makes a super sweet Valentine's gift. If you go the extra step of printing it, you could frame it or the lucky recipient can tack it onto their fridge, and then use it as a bookmark later on. The following steps are for Photoshop, but you can easily adapt them for use in Photoshop Elements or Pixelmator.

  • How-Tos: How to design your own great-looking business cards

    Few design projects are as nerve-wracking--and important--as designing your own business card. Just like the clothes you wear, your business card tells the recipient if you're professional, artistic, or a big ol' ball of cheese. Aside from the aesthetic message, you've also got to pack a ton of info into a tiny-teeny space and keep it readable. To put your best business card forward, try following these essential design tips.

  • How-Tos: How to use a selfie stick without a remote control

    Some of the cheapest selfie sticks are sold without a remote control or Bluetooth connectivity, but can still take great selfies. Here's how to use a selfie stick without a remote control.

  • How-Tos: How to create a Christmas playlist on YouTube

    There is an incredible amount of free music available on YouTube. We'll show you how to set up a Christmas playlist in a few easy steps.

  • How-Tos: How to convert YouTube video to MP3

    Music videos are frequently posted on YouTube, and converting them to MP3 lets you listen to them offline on your phone or tablet. Here's how to convert YouTube video to MP3.

  • How-Tos: How to edit images with Photoshop on a Chromebook

    With mobile phones meaning we have digital cameras on us all the time, we show you how to use a Chromebook to edit and polish your images.

  • How-Tos: How to take better photos on your iPhone

    If you want to take better photos using your iPhone, we've got some great tips on how to do it. You don't have to spend any money, but if you can, there are apps and accessories which will take your photos - and videos - to the next level.

  • How-Tos: How to delete photos from your iPhone in iOS 8

    Want to permanently delete photos from your iPhone? Here, we show you how to clean all photos from an iOS device running iOS 8, including photos stored in iCloud.

  • How-Tos: How to create a high-quality animated GIF

    Even with all the video streaming options available to us today, there's nothing that can match the weird, mesmerizing quality of a good animated GIF. That's why no matter where you go on the Internet, you're sure to find clips of movies, TV shows, and other videos distilled down into looping, lo-fi GIFs. If you've ever wondered how to make a video GIF of your very own, you're not alone.

  • How-Tos: How to download Facebook videos

    Facebook is a useful backup medium for our precious photos and videos, but only if we know how to retrieve them from the social network. And what if we want to download videos posted by others? Here's how to download Facebook videos.

  • How-Tos: How to rotate video

    Smartphone cameras are now many peoples' default choice for shooting video but often the resulting video comes out upside down or is locked in portrait mode, so here’s our how-to guide on how to rotate your videos.

  • How-Tos: How to take a screenshot on Android phones and tablets

    Here's where we show you how to take a screenshot on any Android phone, including the Samsung Galaxy S3/S4/S5, HTC One, Xperia Z/Z1/Z2 and many more. Keep reading to find out how to take a screenshot on an Android smartphone.

  • How-Tos: How to rip a DVD to Windows PC or Mac

    Want to watch your DVD on your iPad or tablet? Want to copy your DVD collection to your hard drive or USB stick? Here's how to do it in five simple steps.

  • How-Tos: How to convert video to DVD: convert VHS to digital

    If you want to keep old home movies or taped TV shows or movies stored on VHS cassettes, here's how to convert VHS video to DVD or other digital formats. We also explain how to create digital video files that you can watch on your computer, smartphone and tablet.

  • How-Tos: How to stop Facebook automatically playing videos

    One of the most commonly shared type of posts, video is huge on Facebook. Video also autoplays on Facebook's mobile apps, which is irritating. Here's how to stop Facebook automatically playing video.

  • How-Tos: How to play Blu-ray discs on your PC or laptop

    A reader wrote in to PC Advisor requesting some advice on a free solution for watching Blu-ray movies on his Windows PC or laptop. Here's how we fixed his problem.

  • How-Tos: Make your PowerPoint presentations pop with charts, graphics, and images

    You can buck the stereotype of PowerPoint presentations as bullet-pointed snoozefest. PowerPoint has a wealth of new graphics, layout, and animation features to liven up your deck. We'll focus on how to add tables, charts, graphics, and images to your slides, but that's just a sample--delve deeper into the menus and you'll find a wealth of additional options.

  • How-Tos: How to watch Wimbledon 2014 live online

    You can now watch the entire Wimbledon tennis championships from your computer. Here, we show you how to watch Wimbledon 2014 online.

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