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Zelle review: Instant cash, as long as you've using the right bank

This P2P payment app has an ace up its sleeve: instant and free cash transfers, so long as both the sender and the recipient are customers of participating Zelle banks.

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Google Wallet review: Easy money sending and bill splitting, if you're on iOS

If not for its limitations on Android, Google Wallet would be a strong contender for "Best Mobile Payment App that Isn't Venmo."

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Square Cash review: A simple, versatile mobile payment app

It may not be as hip as Venmo, but Square Cash is a solid option for users who want to send and receive cash from virtually anyone.

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PayPal review: A safe but costly mobile payment app

PayPal's mobile app makes for one of the more secure ways to send and receive cash from friends or even strangers, but you're on your own when it comes to splitting the bill.

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Microsoft Modern Keyboard review: The sleek design and fingerprint scanner will cost you

Microsoft’s Modern Keyboard looks as good as its feels, with pleasingly clickable keys, a bevy of dedicated Windows keys, and an ace up its sleeve: a built-in fingerprint reader.

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Logitech MK850 Performance review: A quiet, comfy keyboard that needs more snap

Whisper-quiet and easy on the wrists thanks to its padded palmrest, the MK850 can switch between your PC, your phone, and your tablet in a flash. One drawback, though, might be a deal breaker.

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Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-575-33BM) review: This low-cost laptop provides incredible value

For just $350, the Acer Aspire E 15 amply covers basic computing needs and then some.

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4 ways to save a web page on an iPhone or Android phone

Instead of bookmarking a URL that might disappear tomorrow, try saving a web page—permanently—to your Android or iOS handset.

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4 ways to turn off annoying notifications on your Android phone or iPhone

You turn off notifications on your Android phone or iPhone to cut down on embarrassing noises or distractions. But you can also adjust notifications so that people who matter can still get through. Here's how.

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How to download YouTube videos: 4 things you need to know

There's a reason why it's hard to find out how to download YouTube videos. Here are the legal ins and outs.

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Become an expert at Safari for iOS with these 8 tips and tricks

Hide your frequently visited sites, remotely close Safari tabs on other devices, turn web pages into PDFs, and more.

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6 great Android features missing from iOS 11

Sure, iOS 11 looks cool, but when you compare it to Android it still comes up short in some key ways, from multiple user profiles to one-touch Google searches. Read all about it here.

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5 vital Android settings that save your apps, data, battery and more

These five Android features are essential for your phone, helping you save on battery, data usage and more.

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5 things to do before giving an old iPhone or iPad to your kid

Don't hand over an aging iOS device to your eager youngster before doing a little kid-proofing first.

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10 basic iOS tricks every iPhone owner should know

From message stickers and 3D Touch to Live Photos and Apple Pay, iOS is stuffed with features that grab headlines. But some of iOS's most useful features are the oldest ones—and they're easily overlooked.