The world wide web is a source of infinite information at our fingertips. You can learn something new, discover something old, or share something special of your very own. Here at Reader’s Digest, we know that not everything on the internet is as it seems, so we’re here to help you safely decode, understand, and explore all it has to offer.
47 Gmail Keyboard Shortcuts to Start Using Today
Spend less time on email—and save your wrists, too—with these helpful Gmail shortcuts you’ll wish you knew sooner.
Are Open Wi-Fi Networks Safe?
Public Wi-Fi is extremely convenient, safer than it used to be, and, of course, free. But are the risks of...
What Does ICYMI Mean?
You’ve likely seen it in your inbox or in your Twitter feed, but what does ICYMI mean?
7 Red Flags Someone Is Stealing Your Wi-Fi
Having an outside party steal your Wi-Fi can be, at best, inconvenient and frustrating, and at worst, harmful to you...
How to Hide Your House from Google Street View
If you've ever looked up your house on Google street view and seen your car in the driveway and your...
11 Hidden Reasons Your Internet Is So Slow
If your video is lagging and downloads are taking forever, don't bang your head on your keyboard. Try these fixes...
The Best Wireless Routers to Speed Up Your Internet
Keep your internet from getting bogged down with the best wireless routers for fast performance at the farthest range possible.
How the Internet is Keeping Tabs on Your Every Move
You are being stalked everywhere you go. In your car. On your morning walk. Even in your own home—by...
20 Free Things You Can Do Online—That Weren’t Free Before
Put your wallet away. The Internet is full of free books, free movies, free coupons, and so much more.
How to Check Your Internet Speed (and Why It’s Important)
Nothing slows down your life like slow Internet.
If You See This Post on Social Media, Ignore it! It’s a Scam
This scam has been circling the Internet for years.
How to Turn Your Smartphone Into a Mobile Hotspot
The days of searching for public Wi-Fi are over. Here's everything you need to know to turn your smartphone into...
This Is How Often You Should Be Rebooting Your Router
Giving your router a break can do more than just speed up your Internet connection.
20 Cyber Security Secrets Hackers Don’t Want You to Know
Computer hackers have lots of tools to threaten your Internet security, but these tips from cybersecurity experts can help protect...
This Is the Fast-Food Restaurant with the Best Free Wi-Fi
Your favorite fast-food restaurant might also have the best Internet connection.
15 Things the Internet Told Us That Just Aren’t True
You know what they say: If it's on the Internet then it must be true. Well, we're about to bust...
There’s a Surprisingly Easy Way to Delete Yourself from the Internet
We all probably have wanted this service at some point or another.
This Country Has a Law That Will Let You Permanently Delete Your Internet History
No one ever has to know about that serious denim phase you went through in high school.
How This Sixth-Grade Teacher’s Warning About the Internet Went Viral on Facebook
Melissa Bour was concerned by what her students were posting on Facebook. Instead of lecturing, she created a viral post...
Mother, Stop “Liking” Me: The Latest Social, Email, and Cell Phone Etiquette
You asked, she answered. Here's a helpful cheat sheet on phone and internet etiquette from our resident voice of reason.
3 Quick, Free, Expert Tips to Get Faster Internet
According to tech experts, Firefox is the fastest Internet browser, but regardless of how you surf, learn the secrets to...
You Know You’re an Internet Addict When…
Most of us are spending steadily increasing amounts of time glued to our computer screens, often to the detriment of
Creative Ways People Used The Internet for Buyer’s Revenge
“Call your congressperson.” “Write the company president.” “Start a petition.” All fine suggestions if some business has given you the