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For better or for worse, technology is the new frontier. When it comes to navigating the web, avoiding hackers, and enjoying our devices—Reader’s Digest is here to lead the way and help you get the most out of our interconnected world.

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How to Permanently Delete iPhone Apps

Whether an app is causing problems on your iPhone or you just want to free up some space, you can follow these steps to get rid of it for good.

How to Edit Photos on Your iPhone Using the Photos App

Photo editing doesn't have to be intimidating, and it can even be fun once you know how to edit photos...


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How to Hide Apps on an iPhone

If your home screen is unorganized and hard to navigate, learn how to hide apps on the iPhone so the...


10 Best Free Meditation Apps to Give You a Sense of Calm

Need a moment of calm and tranquility? These meditation apps will help you find your zen.


Hacked on Instagram? Here’s How to Get Your Account Back

Deep breath. You can recover an account that's been hacked on Instagram. Here's how to do it—and protect your profile...

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How to Use AirDrop on Any Apple Device

AirDrop is an incredibly convenient way to share photos, videos, and other kinds of files. Here's how to use it—and...


Reader’s Digest Launches Free Streaming App

It's RD on demand! Download the free Reader's Digest streaming app and enjoy instant access to our best content, inspired...

How to Organize Your Apps on Your iPhone

Say goodbye to smartphone clutter. Organize your apps on your iPhone for easier use and a more productive you.


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How to Lock Any App on Your iPhone

Looking to prevent prying eyes from seeing things they shouldn't—and avoid unwanted Apple Store charges? You're in the right place.


Here’s What Happens When You Restrict Someone on Instagram

Want to hide someone's activity on Instagram without blocking them? Now you can.


Amazon Music vs. Spotify: What’s the Difference?

Can't decide between Amazon Music vs. Spotify? We compare both services, prices, and features to help you decide.

What Is a Secret Conversation on Facebook and How Do You Start One?

Protect your conversations on Facebook Messenger with this security-savvy feature.


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The 4 Things You Need to Do Before Deleting an App

Removing an app isn't as simple as it sounds.


Can You Really See Who Views Your Instagram Profile?

Instagram has lots of cool features beyond its photo filters and hashtags. But can you see who views your Instagram...


How to Save a Video from Facebook Messenger

You can rewatch videos any time you want by saving them to your smartphone or computer. No Wi-Fi connection necessary!


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6 Common Venmo Scams to Watch Out For

Venmo has made transferring cash more convenient than ever, but some scammers are using the app to steal your money.

15 Best Board Games to Play Online

Gather your friends and family for an exciting and memorable virtual game night.


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If These Apps Are Still on Your Phone, Someone May Be Spying on You

Some of the most popular apps you love and have come to rely on could be posing more of a...


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Is WhatsApp Safe? Security Issues You Must Know

This encrypted messaging app might not be all that it's cracked up to be, experts warn.


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What Is a Digital Wallet and How Does It Work?

Contactless payments are here to stay, but here’s what you need to know before signing up for a digital wallet.


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Is Google Pay Safe? What to Know About This Contactless Payment App

Google Pay offers speed and convenience, but before you sign up, find out just how secure this contactless payment app...


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5 Red Flags You Shouldn’t Trust an App

Proceed with caution when heading to the app store.


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Is Apple Pay Safe?

Thanks to Apple Pay, making payments and transferring cash is easier than ever. But will this app put your financial...


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How to Stop (and Remove) iPhone Calendar Spam

It’s not only annoying—it can also be dangerous. Here's what you can do to get rid of invasive iPhone calendar...

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12 Clever Waze Features You’re Probably Not Using

You can do a whole lot more than get from point A to point B once you know these tips...


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9 Signs an Instagram Ad Can’t Be Trusted

Enhance your detective skills so you don't fall victim to these common scams.


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The Dangers of TikTok That Are Worth Your Attention

We all love TikTok, but there are many things we don't know yet about the app. After you click agree,...


11 Mobile Apps for Security and Privacy

With data breaches on the rise, it's more important than ever to safeguard the treasure trove of personal information that...


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10 Best Websites for Selling Your Unwanted Stuff

Online options save time, are not weather dependent, and generally garner higher prices for the seller.


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16 Hidden Android Features You Never Knew About

You may love your Android now, but just wait until you learn how much more it can do…