All Articles by Mikah Sargent

Equifax says personal data of 143 million customers exposed in cyber attack

Equifax says a cyber attack leveraged against the company has exposed the personal data of approximately 143 million U.S. consumers.

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Nest Learning Thermostat vs. Nest Thermostat E: What's the difference?

Trying to decide between the Nest Learning Thermostat and the company's new Nest Thermostat E? Here's how the two compare!

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How to automatically install new apps to Apple Watch

If you like to use apps on your Apple Watch and want to make sure you never miss one, just flip the switch to enable Automatic App Install!

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Best Smart Locks

Use our list of smart locks to choose the best combination of brains and brawn to protect your home.

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Sonos is likely to announce a smart speaker at its October 4 press event

Sonos is hosting a press event on October 4 where the company is expected to announce a smart speaker. The device is rumored to feature Amazon Echo-style far-field microphones and voice control.

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How to spot fake social media photos before you hit the share button

Given our attraction to the outrageous and unbelievable, it's no surprise the most popular social media posts are often the most wrong. Before you hit the share button on a viral photo, consider a quick fact check using these methods!

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Best Skills for Amazon Echo

Looking to get more use out of your Amazon Echo? Add some Skills. These are the coolest, most helpful, and most popular skills for Alexa-enabled devices!

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How to audit your data and settings on Twitter

It's not rare for social media services to keep tabs on user data, using it to build unique profiles of users for internal improvements and external advertisers. Twitter is one such service. Want to audit that data? Here's how you go about it!

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How to monitor your pets when you're away from home

Want to keep an eye on your pets when you're away from home? It's as simple as installing a few connected-home accessories!

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How to find your accounts and passwords on iOS 11

Looking for your accounts and passwords in iOS 11? Here's where to find them!

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HomePod FAQ: Everything you need to know!

Apple announced its long-rumored HomePod at WWDC 2017. The speaker offers up Siri voice control, HomeKit functionality, and boasts incredible, virtual surround sound. Wanna know more? We've got the details!

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These Smart Plugs Work With Siri and Apple's HomeKit

If you're new to home automation, a smart plug can be a good first step in building out your connected home. If you've gone all-in on HomeKit-enabled accessories, this list can help you track down the perfect HomeKit-enabled smart plug for your home.

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Google Home now supports hands-free calling

Back in May, Google announced it would be bringing a hands-free calling feature to its Google Home smart speaker. Google says it's begun to roll out the feature to devices, so be sure to give yours a try!

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How to mute keywords and filter out "eggs" on Twitter

Twitter — in its continued effort to quell abuse and harassment on Twitter — has some filtering options you may find useful. You can, in part, automatically mute accounts with the default "egg" photo and mute keywords in your timeline.

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The story behind this iOS sticker pack is almost better than the stickers themselves

Ever feel like you need to express how absolutely perfect something is but a 👍🏽 or 💯 just won't do? The hilariously named Kisses Fingers Like a Chef sticker pack might be just the thing you're looking for!

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If you're an Amazon Prime Subscriber, you Should Be Using Dash Buttons

Amazon Dash Buttons make it simple and quick to re-order household essentials. Peel, stick, and press when you need a refill on supplies! As an Amazon Prime subscriber, you can save money and time with the press of a button.

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Best Bands for Space Gray Apple Watch

If you're rockin' a Space Gray Apple Watch, these are the best bands — from Apple and others — to go with your gizmo.

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Feeling nostalgic? Check out this iOS 4 linen wallpaper for your iPhone, iPad, and Mac!

If you want to add a bit of subtle texture and nostalgia to your Apple devices, you've got to check out this iOS 4 linen wallpaper for iPhone, iPad, and Mac!

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Using scenes and automations in Apple's Home app makes the smart home truly smart

If you've yet to set up scenes and automations in your smart home, you're not getting the full benefit of the smart products you're buying. Take your smart home to the next level with these tips and tricks!

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How to instantly share files with AirDrop for iPhone or iPad

AirDrop lets you quickly and easily transfer files between iPhones and iPads (and Macs).When you're using it between iPhones and iPads, you can AirDrop photos, videos, contacts, and everything else that appears on a Share sheet.

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