Guide To Work From Home

Working From Home? A Gigabit Connection Is One of the Best Things You Can Get

Working from home brings with it a whole heap of new challenges. You have to find a way to work productively, avoid distractions and keep your household running. It’s a lot—and one way to make it all easier is with a gigabit fiber-optic broadband connection.Whatever else you have going

The 15 Best Podcasts to Listen to While You Work From Home

Working at home, unable to spend time in traditional offices, we are missing out on the camaraderie, and the conversations, that used to pepper our everyday routines.But thanks to podcasts, we can still listen in and almost feel like we’re right in the room and part of the conversation.

How To Upgrade Your Home Office With Smart Tech

Your home office may not be going away even when the pandemic comes to an end. A recent study from Stanford University found that 42% of the U.S. labor force is now working from home full-time. Many people have found that fitting out a home office is a lot

How To Get the Fastest Internet in a Home Office

Now that you've settled into working from home, you’ve probably made some changes, like an office chair that doesn’t send you to the chiropractor or lighting that makes you Zoom-fabulous (or at least Zoom-presentable).You also might need to think about the setup that gives you the fastest, most reliable

How To Create the Best Work From Home Playlist

Work from home (WFH) is now a reality for so many of us. Being your own office manager, IT support and custodial staff is exhausting. (Who left their dirty mug by the sink? Oh, right.)If you’re looking for something to pull you out of a home office funk, you

Guide To Technology

The New Amazon Sidewalk Network, Your Privacy and Your Wi-Fi

Amazon has been making headlines recently with the launch of Sidewalk, a new feature for Echo devices and Ring security cameras. There has been a lot of confusion over what Sidewalk does, how it works and what it means for your privacy—and your internet connection.But don’t worry, Sidewalk is

The Advantages of Gig Speed for Gaming

From "CS:GO" to "Among Us," whether you play on a PS5 or a PC, games are fun when you can play with other people. But lagging console or computer connections put a damper on the good times and can bring your multiplayer gaming session to a halt. Having gigabit

Pick a Cool Tech Gadget To Give Yourself

If you’re into cool tech, things can be pretty overwhelming. Every year, thousands of awesome (or at least awesome-sounding) new gadgets are unveiled. It’s almost impossible to keep track of what’s great, what’s awful and what you might even want. How about some help?This is a list of some

Identity Theft 101

You can’t miss the stories, and you probably know at least one person with an identity theft nightmare tale. So what are you doing to protect yourself from this kind of fraud when using the internet? While there are a few different ways for hackers and scammers to try

Top Apps for Guilt-Free Screen Time for Kids

How does it make you feel to hand over your phone or tablet to your kids to keep them occupied? Guilty? Sometimes you just have to do it. But every day there are more apps and streaming services launching new great programming—exciting and thoughtfully designed—to appeal to kids, get

Guide To Smart Home

Choosing the Right DIY Security System for When You Go Back to Work

If you’ve spent the last year working from home, you might be concerned about going back to the office and leaving everything unattended and vulnerable to theft—especially any new home office equipment or nifty smart devices you’ve bought during the pandemic. With the right DIY security system, though, you

The Best Smart Home Devices for Renters

If you’re one of the millions of Americans renting a home, you can still be part of the smart home conversation. There are tons of devices that are affordable, easy to install and portable enough to take with you no matter where you call home next. Here are the best

6 Things You Didn’t Know Your Smart Hub Could Do

A lot of people know how to use their smart home hub as speakers to play their favorite tunes or as a timer while they’re cooking, but get stuck on going further. Get ready for more, because smart home technology packs a whole lot of power into a small

Creating a Smart Living Room

If you’re making a smart home, the living room is one of the easiest to turn into a smart room (perhaps only beaten by a smart kitchen). And, as you probably spend a lot of your free time there, you’ll get a good return from your smart device investments.

Smart Tech for Your Clever Cat

You’ve programmed your lights, you can turn on the TV with your voice and a robot cuts the lawn for you. With all these smart home devices, why are you still changing your cat’s litter box by hand? Having a smart home means you can automate a lot of

Guide To Entertainment

An Inside Look at Upcoming Disney+ 2021 Premieres

Thanks to A-list content like “WandaVision,” “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier,” “The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers” and “Big Shot,” more people are watching Disney+ in 2021 than ever before. With its superior slate of heart-pumping, heartwarming and hilarious movies and shows, the streaming platform is giving families plenty of

All the Questions We Still Have About Netflix’s “Behind Her Eyes”

If you haven’t tuned in to this megapopular Netflix series yet, save this article. It’s filled with spoilers, but you’ll want to return later.Even after that didn’t-see-it-coming ending, "Behind Her Eyes" leaves viewers with more questions than answers. Based on the book by Sarah Pinborough, the first season has

20 of the Best Movies To Watch This Father’s Day

Every Dad is special, and so are the movies about them. So whether yours is Dad, Daddy, Pop, Pop-Pop or Gramps, there’s a great movie to celebrate this important man in your life.The comedies“Coming 2 America”The sequel to Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall’s hilarious 1988 comedy tells a story of

How To Watch the 2021 NBA Playoffs

As the pandemic slows nationwide, NBA arenas are easing restrictions and allowing more fans in the stands—just in time for the playoffs! But for those looking to follow the Road to the NBA Championship in the comfort of their own homes, there are many options to watch—whether viewing through your

How To Be a Royal Watcher

If you’re one of the 17.1 million viewers who tuned in to watch Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s epic interview with Oprah Winfrey, then you’re probably caught up on Netflix’s Golden Globe–winning hit "The Crown." Whether you like Windsor Family history, soapy fictions or gorgeous period dramas, here's a