Groove Music Song Properties

Groove Music: What can you do with Microsoft’s music app?

Almost every single person who owns a PC also has a favorite media application that they use for music. Whether you call that Winamp, Windows Media Player, VLC, Spotify, iTunes or whatever else, Microsoft wants you to call it something else: Groove Music. The revamped music app now comes...
Xbox One External Drive

How To: Set up an external storage device for your Xbox One

The Xbox One’s 500GB or 1TB of internal storage is plenty enough to get you started, even if you install multiple games in a video gaming spree. However, people who use the console as their main media hub will quickly run out of space after moving their music, movies,...
TV Movies

How To: Stream movies wirelessly from a computer to a TV

The influx of smart devices can most easily be observed through the progress of televisions. Previously, most people thought of their TVs as nothing more than a display and everything after that was extra. To watch movies on demand, for instance, you had to connect a DVD/Blu-Ray player and...
Google Photos

How To: Organize your images and videos with Google Photos

Google’s Photo service received major changes over the course of 2015, changes that once again brought into on the foreground of online photo backups, fueled by the variety of controversies that these kinds of services encountered last year with the high-profile leaks and subsequent discussions of privacy and security....
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[Tutorial] How to view and convert Google’s webp images

Anyone who frequently downloads pictures on Chrome, especially around Google’s websites, has probably come across an image format called WebP. Unfortunately for most Windows users, the default image viewers have no idea what to do with WebP files so you can only open them in Chrome as if you...

[Tutorial] Get YouTube’s ‘picture-in-picture’ on your PC

YouTube largely offers the same features on the web and  mobile, but among the exceptions is the lack of a 'picture-in-picture' option for desktops and laptops. Perhaps it's a bit ironic this functionality is provided by a simple Chrome extension but let's just be grateful it exists. Called YouTube Picture...
VLC media player

How To: Convert your videos with VLC Media Player

One of the lesser known tools that VLC provides is the ability to convert video and audio files. Although it does not provide as many options as a standalone program and it certainly is not as fast, it is still a very handy utility that you can use on...
Movies & TV Subtitles

How To: Add subtitles to the Movies & TV app

With Windows 10, Microsoft tried to catch up on many areas of multimedia playback as the native Windows tools have traditionally lagged behind third-party solutions. As part of those efforts, Microsoft announced native support for subtitles in the Movies & TV app, the default video player of Windows 10....

How To: Backup your DVD and Blu-Ray movies

Even though media is becoming more and more digitalized, you might still have a huge collection of DVDs and Blu-ray movies that you want to keep. There are plenty of ways to go about this. You can simply transfer them to your computer and keep them there, store them...
VLC Playlists

How To: Play YouTube videos and playlists with VLC

In case you have not noticed already,VLC Media Player is one of my favorite programs ever. There is simply so much it can do while still maintaining a minimalistic feel and top notch performance that I find it irreplaceable. It is also pretty cool to show hidden little features to...

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How to activate Microsoft Office 2019/2016

Microsoft Office is one of the most popular office software suites and the 2019 edition adds improved security and several new features.

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