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What’s new on Apple TV+ this month (September 2022)

Dec 6, 2022

When there’s nothing left on Netflix, Hulu, and Disney+ to watch, Apple TV+ should be the next streaming platform you give a few dollars a month to. Heck, you could even ditch your subscriptions with the other titans in favor of Apple-only media because Apple TV+ has a ton of movies and shows you’re going to love. As fans of the platform, it’s our job to keep up with all the latest titles on the $6-per-month streamer, and September 2022 is going to bring five great weeks of new conte ...read more

Briefly — Fixing a black hole in marketing budgets

Dec 6, 2022

“ You read that right. A third of all marketing budgets are being wasted on bad briefs 🗑 That's $75B/yr wasted in the US alone 🙃 We're trying to solve that with Briefly. Hey Hunters, Here's what you need to know: *The Problem* 1. The marketing brief is the single most important document in a marketing campaign 📄 - The brief is a distillation of the client’s business into the problem they need their agency to solve - think of it as t ...read more

How to See the First Android App You Ever Installed

Dec 6, 2022

Android has been around since 2008. You may not have been using it that long, but you’ve probably installed a decent number of apps in your time. Ever wonder which was the first? We’ll show you where to look. All the apps and games you’ve installed from the Play Store are tied to your Google account. Unless you manually remove it from your account, it will be there. That means we can look all the way back to the first apps you installed. RELATED: The 10 Greatest Versions of Androi ...read more

Best free password managers: Better online security doesn’t have to cost a thing

Dec 6, 2022

You need a password manager. Data breaches now happen regularly, and that flood of stolen info has made cracking passwords even easier. Not just the “password12345” variety is at risk—it’s also any that use strategies like variations on a single password or substituting numbers for letters. Even if you’re using unique, random passwords, storing them in a document or spreadsheet leaves you vulnerable to prying eyes. While paid password managers offer nice extras ...read more

How to Translate a Web Page in Chrome

Dec 6, 2022

dencg/Shutterstock.com If you’ve landed on a web page that isn’t in a language you prefer, use Google Chrome’s built-in translation tool to translate web pages. We’ll show you how to use this little useful feature in Chrome’s desktop and mobile app. To offer the translation service, Chrome utilizes Google Translate. You can turn translation on and off in Chrome, depending on whether you want to use it or not. RELATED: How to Turn Translation On or Off in Chrome Transla ...read more

NIST releases advanced communication technologies standards report

Dec 6, 2022

Credit: CC0 Public Domain NIST released an interagency report on Advanced Communication Technologies Standards that provides a guide to the standards priorities and activities of Federal agencies with interests in communications technologies. The Interagency Advanced Communications Technology Working Group, (ACTWG) comprises 18 Federal agencies including the National Institute of Standards (NIST), the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), the National Aer ...read more

The Reason Chrysler Discontinued The Crossfire After Only 4 Years

Dec 6, 2022

Heritage Images/Getty Images The Chrysler Crossfire was an odd vehicle to say the least. It was only made from 2004 to 2008, and probably for good reason.  It was, ostensibly, a sports car from an automaker that wasn't known for sports cars. At the time, Chrysler itself was known for the Town and Country minivan and PT Cruiser. The minivans were extremely capable family haulers that enjoyed generational success. The PT Cruiser wasn't as lucky.  So why would Chrysler, of all br ...read more

Dell Labor Day sale knocks $680 off this powerful Alienware gaming PC

Dec 6, 2022

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Why trust us? If you’ve been even tangentially informed about the computer industry in the last decade, then you’re probably familiar with Alienware and its incredible history. While it isn’t at the heights of market share that it used to be, it still has some great products like the Alienware Aurora R10, which is currently discounted by Alienware in its Labor Day sales down to just $1,200 from $1,880 ...read more

How to benchmark your graphics card

Dec 6, 2022

Sure, benchmarking your graphics card may sound like rocket science, but it’s not as difficult as you might think. Roll up your sleeves, because this guide will show you just how easy, enjoyable, and important it is to benchmark your GPU. And not just when you’re overclocking! We’ll cover benchmarking for both stability and performance. For even more information, be sure to check out our roundup of the best graphics cards, as well as our supplementary guide to the best GPU ...read more

How to Go Frame by Frame in VLC Media Player

Dec 6, 2022

Appio Studios/Shutterstock.com If you’d like to play your video one frame at a time, use a built-in VLC Media Player feature to do that. You can use a keyboard shortcut as well as an on-screen button to move one frame at a time in your video. We’ll show you how to do that. RELATED: 10 Useful Features Hidden in VLC, The Swiss Army Knife of Media Players Use a Keyboard Shortcut to Move Frames in a Video To use a hotkey to play your video frame by frame, then first, open your v ...read more