For when turning it off and then on again just doesn't work.
Don't fumble it when it comes down to the wire.
The picks you need.
Hack your unmotivated brain.
Blow away those digital cobwebs
We mean Mac-simize.
We're bringing stylus back (yeah).
Tech is for everyone.
Share your work with the world.
Keep an eye out for these red flags.
Augmented reality, a redesigned App Store, and other new tricks your iPhone just learned.
DIY computer repair.
Let video be your guide.
Step up your video game.
Why hand-wash when we have machines?
Make the most of your Google-powered laptop
For sticky keys, dirty buildup, and all other forms of messiness
How to breathe new life into an outdated device
We assemble the choicest nerdy nuggets of everyday wisdom from the brightest tech minds around. Start your education now!
Sony Ericsson's new P910 PDA cellphone might be the best combo device available. Here's how to double its cost.
Use our step-by-step primer to turn five humdrum digital photos into one stunning image via free software
See our test shots and download our high-res sample images.
Popular Science's 10th annual celebration of independent inventors
Still carrying a PDA? Type notes wirelessly on the cheap
Type faster and more accurately.
Let your fingertips fly.
Enhance your conversations.
Mouse died? Trackpad not responding? No problem.
Create something totally new by modifying your electronic equipment to make it look old
Power to your fingertips.
Create a more comfortable desk setup.
You're still pressing buttons, but like, not as many.
Contributing editor Vin Marshall, takes on a second Radioshack DIY project, focusing on his musical side
10 features to keep in mind.
10 tips to master your Google-powered device.
For major web browsers like Chrome, Firefox, Edge, and Safari.
Using the Everex gBook as a base, easily swap large CF cards for multiple OS booting and quasi-SSD storage
Turn a secondhand tablet PC into a fully functional e-book reader
This 3-D printing kit lets you transform any sufficiently light object into a flying quadrotor.
Turn an old laptop into a digital frame that automatically displays new shots from your Flickr accountâ€”then give it to your mother
Siri or Cortana aren't just for your phone
Make your computing even more portable.
Take a break but keep your job.
The assistant is IN the computer!?
Things will change when iPadOS splits with iOS 13.
Be ready. Goldilocks might want to check her email.
Double your fun in the removable media storage department for bigger media collections and more boot flexibility
Gain fame and fortune: become an iPhone app mogul
Grab that screengrab
Your ideal device is out there.
Type faster from home row all the way up that tricky "Q."
Give new life to an old machine.
Pick your parts carefully and you can make your own computer for the price of a monthâ€™s worth of lattes
Hang an old laptop in the kitchen or hallway to create a touchscreen Web panel and message center
Controlled by a simple keyboard
Go beyond single-finger taps.
Master your Android phone.
It's easier than buying a second computer monitor.
Ready, player one?
Improve your work with smart code.
Breathe new life into those dusty old machines.
Wrist-mounted weaponry brought to you by the letter Y
A year-round supply of lovely flakes.
Cover your tracks in any web browser.
Take control from afar.
Upgrade to biometric security.
Keep your digital life private.
Search and you shall find.
A solar-powered lamp, fingerprint-powered coffee machine and more of the best ideas in gear
Or keep for yourself.
You don't need paint or Paint to make a masterpiece.
It's a PC that you can carry anywhere.
Do more with your favorite communication app.
And possibly bring it back to life.
Supercharge your streaming
Use Apple's black box like an expert
Protect your accounts, avoid scams, and keep randos off your Wi-Fi.
Forget about sitting or standing—wear your office while you walk
Prevent Google and Apple from tracking you
Unlock your device and tap into the developer community to get the coolest (unapproved) applications
Put the power of a PC at your fingertip
A (fairly) easy mod makes any netbook ready for the beach
From concept to FaceTime tank
Pencil shavings make for cheap circuits
Pyrotechnic projects from DIYers
Hint: Use quadrants
The science behind sauerkraut.
Your appliances will thank you for it.
Clean all the stains.