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Rusty Lake Paradise review: Bizarre and brilliant - Jan 20, 2018
Rusty Lake Paradise is a puzzle game where the puzzles are the least puzzling aspect. Three games into its run on Steam, following 2016’s Rusty Lake Hotel and ...
This week in games: Theme Hospital's spiritual successor, rumors of Fable's return from death - Jan 19, 2018
Hope you're all enjoying your game backlogs as we continue on through January, the lazy river of months. This week proves the slow period won't last forever, as we take a look at Q.U.B.E. 2 and Underworld Ascendant, a new Theme Hospital...
How to watch the Super Bowl without cable - Jan 19, 2018
Options abound for checking out all the championship action on whatever screen you choose.
If you bought a OnePlus 5T, your credit card info may have been stolen - Jan 19, 2018
After launching an investigation into reports of a credit card breach on its website, OnePlus has announced some grim findings: Up to 40,000 customers may have had their credit card data stolen. That includes card numbers, expirations dates,...
The best free PC games - Jan 19, 2018
Worth the price of admission Image by Valve There was a time when “free-to-play” was a dirty term in the games industry. There are still terrible, exploitative free-to-play games on the market—more every day, in fact. But...
Microsoft Surface Precision Mouse review: A flagship mouse worthy of the Surface name - Jan 19, 2018
Microsoft’s Surface Precision Mouse is a practical PC accessory for Surface owners, especially right-handed ones. Over a week of use, I found the cordless, six-button mouse comfortable and precise. I wasn’t truly happy with it, however, until...
ConnectSense Smart Outlet review: A solid smart plug for the HomeKit set - Jan 19, 2018
The ConnectSense Smart Outlet for HomeKit stands out from the pack in looks and features.
Puls begins offering same-day TV antenna installation - Jan 18, 2018
This new service can install a TV antenna on your roof on the same day you decide to cut the cable cord.
Microsoft patches its earlier Meltdown patch for AMD PCs, allowing them to boot - Jan 18, 2018
AMD processors aren’t affected by the devastating Meltdown CPU flaw, but the emergency fix for Meltdown and Spectre brought...
Meltdown and Spectre FAQ: How the critical CPU flaws affect PCs and Macs - Jan 18, 2018
Massive security vulnerabilities in modern CPUs are forcing a redesign of the kernel software at the heart of all major operating systems. Since the issues—dubbed Meltdown and Spectre—exist in the CPU hardware itself, Windows, Linux, Android,...
BrandPost: From functional to strategic: Enabling innovation - Jan 18, 2018
Only 33% of U.S. workers are engaged at their jobs, according to Gallup’s 2017 State of the American Workforce report. It goes on to...
BrandPost: Ready to tackle the next phase of the digital transformation? - Jan 18, 2018
The convergence of mobility and cloud have led to a digital explosion. Now that users have anytime, anywhere, any device access, they are generating mountains of data. In fact, IDC predicts that by 2025, the world will create ...
Spectre CPU patches can cause unwanted reboots, Intel warns - Jan 18, 2018
The firmware patches designed to protect Intel processors against nasty Spectre CPU exploits have a big downside: They’re...
Acer Swift 1 review: A cheap, lightweight ultra-portable that skimps on performance - Jan 18, 2018
While the Acer Swift 1 delivers what it promises—a slim and light chassis, plenty of battery life, a solid-state drive and even a fingerprint reader, all for less than $350—it makes painful speed and storage compromises to get there. If you're...
Android Wear vs. Samsung Gear: Which smartwatch should you buy? - Jan 18, 2018
If your phone runs Android, and you’re interested in buying a smartwatch, your journey begins with answering a single fundamental question: Samsung Gear or Android Wear? Sure, there are other smartwatch platforms that work with Android phones,...
Fender Monterey Bluetooth speaker review: Rugged, loud, and fun, but also pricey and only marginally portable - Jan 18, 2018
The absence of a battery leaves the thumpy Fender Monterey Bluetooth speaker reliant on AC power.
It’s time for cord cutters to embrace the smart TV - Jan 18, 2018
Smart TVs used to be consistently worse than dedicated streaming players. Not anymore.
Two Lenovo ThinkPad X1 tablets are available for an all-time low price - Jan 17, 2018
Amazon's got a ...
HDHomeRun plans a new DVR box, an interface overhaul, and maybe Roku support someday - Jan 17, 2018
The HDHomeRun Connect Duo+ could be an alternative to Tablo if your storage needs are minimal.
BrandPost: Securing content with an integrated approach - Jan 17, 2018
No company can afford the backlash associated with a data breach. It’s not just the fines, it’s also the monumental impact to the company’s reputation and potential hit to customer loyalty that can ultimately prove difficult for even the...
BrandPost: 3 ways that file sharing improves collaboration - Jan 17, 2018
There’s no such thing as “business as usual” any more. Technology and devices have changed the way we work—from the factory floor to the high-rise office building. One thing that hasn’t changed, though, is the need for collaboration. In fact,...
We just learned Moto's plans for the X5, Z3 and G6, and that’s a big problem - Jan 17, 2018
Android leaks are normal this time of year. We’ve already learned all about the Galaxy S9, tempered our expectations for the LG G7,...
How to protect your PC from the major Meltdown and Spectre CPU flaws - Jan 17, 2018
A pair of nasty CPU flaws exposed this week have serious ramifications for home computer users. Meltdown and Spectre let attackers access protected information in your PC’s kernel memory, potentially revealing sensitive details like passwords,...
Is your PC vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre CPU exploits? InSpectre tells you - Jan 17, 2018
The vital information you need to know about the serious Meltdown and Spectre CPU exploits isn’t whether your PC is...
Photoshop Text Effects: Adding Styles to fonts - Jan 17, 2018
Photoshop Text Effects, also called Styles, let you add color schemes, textures, and other variations to fonts. Text Effects take a font much further than we've shown you in tutorials on creating ...
Graphics card prices are ludicrous. Here's how to keep gaming in the coin mining era - Jan 17, 2018
2017 might have been a standout year for PC enthusiasts, but these early weeks of 2018 are nothing short of a nightmare for PC gamers. Graphics card prices are...
Nest Secure review: This security offering carries a premium price tag despite missing some key features - Jan 17, 2018
Save your pennies if you want to adopt Nest’s sleek—yet limited—security offering.
Amazon's Fire TV boss: We're beating Roku, and we're still doing smart TVs - Jan 17, 2018
Amazon says it's winning the streaming device wars and plotting a return to smart TVs.
Steam is selling Papers, Please for $2 today - Jan 16, 2018
Yearning to smuggle drugs or participate in other questionable antics on the border of an imaginary Eastern Bloc-esque country? Today's Steam Daily Deal is for you. Right now, the online gaming retailer is selling Lucas Pope's ...
Apple’s iOS 11.2.2 Spectre patch probably won’t slow down your iPhone, but here’s what to do if it does - Jan 16, 2018
There are reports that Apple's iOS 11.2.2 Spectre security update is slowing down some older iPhones. That shouldn't be the case for most people, but here's what to do if your phone is affected.
Final Fantasy XV's PC port needs up to 155GB of storage space - Jan 16, 2018
Final Fantasy XV fans better clear some room on their drives, because they’re the latest victims of ballooning video game install sizes. And it’s really big this time. The previous record holder was ...
Yamaha YAS-207 soundbar review: A taste of immersive audio in a spouse-friendly footprint - Jan 16, 2018
The first soundbar with DTS Virtual:X technology is impressive, but it's not perfect.
JBL Pulse 3 review: This weatherproof Bluetooth speaker puts on a fun light show - Jan 16, 2018
An IPX7 weatherization rating means this speaker can survive a dip in the pool, but it's audio performance left us wanting.
Microsoft is shutting down its free upgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 in 24 hours - Jan 15, 2018
If you’re still running Windows 8.1, be advised: Microsoft shut down mainstream support a week ago. But there’s still a last-ditch upgrade path: Microsoft’s assistive technology loophole, which closes in 24 hours. Again. Microsoft ended...
Microsoft is shutting down its free upgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 January 16 - Jan 15, 2018
If you’re still running Windows 8.1, be advised that Microsoft shut down mainstream support a week ago. But there’s still a last-ditch upgrade path to Windows 10: Microsoft’s ...
Microsoft is shutting down its free upgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 on Jan. 16 - Jan 15, 2018
If you’re still running Windows 8.1, be advised that Microsoft shut down mainstream support a week ago. But there’s still a last-ditch upgrade path to Windows 10: Microsoft’s ...
Nest Cam IQ Outdoor review: Nest's upgraded outdoor security camera is a winner - Jan 15, 2018
Nest follows the blueprint of the Nest Cam IQ indoor camera with its second outdoor model.
Save Hundreds On 70+ Hours Of Professional Excel Training ($49) - Jan 15, 2018
Microsoft Excel is undoubtedly one of the most popular spreadsheet tools used in today's companies, and while most of us know how to leverage its basic functions, few take the time to learn its advanced capabilities. The truth is Excel boasts...
iHome iAVS16B review: This smart bedside block radio gets Alexa in the mix - Jan 15, 2018
Though it has some growing to do, iHome + Alexa make for an impressive couple.
iHome iAVS16B review: This smart bedside clock radio gets Alexa in the mix - Jan 15, 2018
Though it has some growing to do, iHome + Alexa make for an impressive couple.
AccountantsWorld's Daily Newsletter wins Best in Biz award - Dec 18, 2017
AccountantsWorld's Daily Newsletter has earned a Silver Medal in the 2017 Best of Biz Awards.  The Daily Newsletter was created by AccountantsWorld in...
Takeaways from Jay Abraham's "Exponential Growth" event, presented by AccountantsWorld - Dec 8, 2017
  Note: A summary of this event was initially published on CPA Practice Advisor. Many accounting firms...
How to Create Drop-Down Lists Using Data Validation in Microsoft Excel - Nov 29, 2017
http://www.groovypost.com/ Data Validation allows you to do things that involve complicated custom settings like prompting users to choose an option from a list or restricting cells to certain data types. It’s extremely useful when you need...
Three steps to regain control of client accounting - Nov 21, 2017
It stands to reason that small business owners would rather spend their time focused on their businesses, and not accounting work. In fact, ...
Power Practice System from AccountantsWorld Awarded Best Small Firm Solution by K2 Enterprises - Nov 10, 2017
The Power Practice System™ bundle from AccountantsWorld has received the Best Small CPA Solution award from K2 Enterprises this year. This is AccountantsWorld's fifth...
Growing your practice - a new perspective - Nov 2, 2017
You know you want to grow your practice, but you don’t know how. That’s the dilemma most accounting firms are facing. So we set out to find a solution. Fortunately, we got an opportunity to pick the brain of Jay Abraham - one of...
How to Disable Sign-in Screen When You Wake Your Windows 10 Device - Nov 1, 2017
http://www.groovypost.com Letting your Windows 10 devices go to sleep or go into low power mode helps conserve battery power. But there is a minor annoyance each time you wake the device: you have to enter your PIN or password. If you own a...
KRACK Attack WiFi Vulnerability: What You Need to Know - Oct 17, 2017
http://www.groovypost.com Another day, another scary-sounding widespread cybersecurity vulnerability in the news. This time it’s about WiFi, specifically the WPA2 encryption protocol that practically everyone uses. As  Ars Technica...
AccountantsWorld CEO and Director named among Top 100 Most Influential in Accounting - Sept 7, 2017
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Create Partitions in Windows 10 - Sept 6, 2017
http://www.groovypost.com/ A partition is a way for you to slice up your local drive into multiple pieces. It can be for a variety of reasons; dual booting different operating systems, storing files or applications, or creating a space to store...