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10 excellent movies to stream on Netflix over Thanksgiving weekend

Be thankful for your couch, your remote control, and the miracle of streaming movies.

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Two-factor authentication gets physical with USB U2F devices

If these little security dongles catch on, we won't have to type in second-factor codes anymore.

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(Updated) Today's Hot Deals: 24" Dell Monitor for $99, Samsung Smart TV for $497, and more

Take the stress out of your holiday shopping experience by taking advantage of TechBargain's impressive array of deals.

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Insecurity blanket: iOS has antivirus makers feeling left out

Apple's security scheme works. This is a big problem.

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The best Black Friday iOS apps for shopping in stores and online

These apps will make your life easier if you're joining the insanity of post-Thanksgiving shopping.

Six second-screen apps just for NFL fans

From companion stats to social media streams, video vaults, and guessing games, there's a little something for every connected football fan.

Twitter starts peeking at the other apps on your phone

Use Uber? Snapchat? Google Maps? Now Twitter knows.

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How to make the best cover images for your social media accounts

Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and even LinkedIn let you express your personality with a cover image as well as your profile pic. Lesa Snider explains how to make yours great.

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Which search engine should be crowned king of Mobile Safari?

Apple could replace Google as the default in Safari for iOS in 2015 with either Yahoo or Bing. Which does the best job right now?

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The holiday shopping guide for people who hate to shop

If you're like many of us, the idea of holiday shopping gives you the willies. Chris Breen offers some tips for giving of your best without needless suffering.

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How to protect your Mac's most secret stuff with an encrypted disk image

Chris Breen shows you how to stow your most sensitive data in a protected archive.

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How to deal with obnoxious ads on your iOS device

If the world's worst ad is interfering with your iOS web browsing there are ways to deal with it. Chris Breen explains how.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Vintage iPad stands and an iPhone scavenger hunt

This week's accessory roundup includes a tablet stand made of old railroad rails from 100 years ago. Plus: Cables, mounts, batteries, and more.