Christian Cawley is MakeUseOf's security editor, Android tinkerer, Windows Phone mentalist, and Doctor Who fan. Follow him as @thegadgetmonkey on Twitter.
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Amazing prizes at remarkably low prices are available on penny auction sites, but is winning an auction on these sites really possible, or is it just one step away from gambling?
While it is unlikely that those looking would intend you harm, it is useful to know who is looking for you, and what tools they’re using to do so.
Ever been stuck in a situation where you needed to keep your children entertained for long spans of time? These apps can help with that.
Having problems connecting to your wireless printer or looking for a way to make a cabled printer accessible wirelessly? Use these tips and tricks to achieve wireless printing Zen.
Halloween is just around the corner; be prepared with these Android apps, games, themes, and ringtones!
One of the bestselling writers of all time, Terry Pratchett has created a literary juggernaut in the immense Discworld series. Here are the best places to get your fix of Anhk-Morporkian magic between books.
Fewer cables, flexibility about where you can put your printer – wireless printing is a win-win. Unless you have an older printer. Raspberry Pi to the rescue!
Want to get the most out of your data plan? These apps and tricks can help you squeeze out every last megabyte.
Some games are instantly forgettable. Those that are not invariably feature an excellent soundtrack.
Recent news reports online and off suggest Dropbox has been breached, with millions of passwords in the hands of hackers. Find out what you should do next.
You can try Windows 10 Technical Preview for free and help Microsoft polish its new flagship operating system. Before you install it, make sure you choose the best method for your needs.
The Red Ring of Death fault on Xbox 360 devices hasn’t gone away, so what’s the solution? There are two: buy a new Xbox 360, or rely on the X-clamp fix. Does it work?
Third party app installers are plentiful, but MoboMarket should be high on your list of alternatives.
Do you have ads popping up on your Android device? Figure out how to get rid of them for good.
Completing NaNoWriMo is tough, and requires strict self-discipline. It also helps if you have some really good tools at your disposal to make life easier on you and the characters you create…