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Gmail: Boost your productivity with these tips and tricks

Master your inbox with these Gmail tips and tricks. We covered the basics of Gmail for Android in our beginner’s guide, and now it’s time to take a look at features that extend the functionality of the email client. Whether it’s creating labels to categorize your email or using filters to automatically sort incoming mail, Gmail offers a variety of tools aimed at managing your inbox clutter. If you haven’t already, you should enable two-factor authentication on your Gmail account. Two-factor authentication works by combining something you know (a password)…

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These SanDisk microSD cards are deeply discounted for only a few more hours

Storage for phones, drones and more, oh my! Is this deal for me? In a world where we stream more media than we consume, one may think that local storage is not as important as it once was. That couldn’t be further from the truth, though. With companies like Spotify, Netflix and others allowing you to save your favorite media for offline access, having enough storage space is even more important now than it was. As part of its Gold Box deals of the day, Amazon is offering big discounts…

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These are the cheapest data plans you can buy in the U.S.

Have a carrier in mind or just looking for a cheap plan? Here are the cheapest plans you can get from every one. All prices valid as of October 16, 2017 If you’re hellbent on saving money on your wireless plan, then you have to get away from the Big Four carriers (T-Mobile, AT&T, Sprint, Verizon). Smaller carriers, called mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) or alternative carriers, lease coverage from the larger networks and resell it for less. That being said, depending on your usage and needs, a plan from…

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These are the router makers that have patched KRACK WPA2 Wi-Fi flaws

Is your router receiving the attention it needs in light of the KRACK WPA2 Wi-Fi hack? An exploit that has taken the “protected” out of Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) means that your wireless network is likely not as safe as you once thought. What security researcher Mathy Vanhoef is calling “KRACK” attacks the handshake portion of the WPA2 protocol. Mobile Nations Senior Editor Jerry Hildenbrand put together a comprehensive guide on exactly how the exploit works and how you can protect yourself, also mentioning some information on patches containing…

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Workout in style with these Jaybird headphones on sale for $100

The Jaybird X3 wireless headphones are now on sale for $99.99, which saves you $15 off the average cost. That price is $5 higher than our previous deal which saw them drop to $95 in early August. The X3 headphones are available in multiple colors at this price, including Blackout, Alpha Green. The RoadRash Red and Sparta White versions are priced at $130. The X3 is the follow-up to the highly praised Jaybird X2 and has earned a few great reviews itself, like 4 stars from CNET. These headphones are…

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