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10 Instagram tricks you probably didn't know - CNET

So, you feel like you've moved on from being an Instagram newbie and want to know the more advanced tips and tricks? You've come to the right place. Here's what you need to know to step up your Instagram game.

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13 Camping hacks to make roughing it a little easier

13 Camping hacks to make roughing it a little easie...

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5 reasons why you'll want a smart pet door - CNET

Smart pet doors, also called electronic pet doors, come with a bunch of features that can make the life of a pet owner much easier. Here are five features that will make you want to install one this weekend.

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How to add a bidet to your bathroom (without a remodel) - CNET

If you have a small bathroom, or just don't have the budget to renovate, getting a bidet can seem out of reach. Not all bidets are free-standing units that rival the size of your toilet, though. Some attach to your toilet, not only saving time, but space and money as well. Here's what you need to know.

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How to preorder new Atari and Sega Genesis Flashback consoles ...

Following the releases of the classic gaming consoles such as the SNES Classic Edition and the Nintendo NES Classic Edition, AtGames has announced the launch dates for its upcoming lineup. Yes, I said lineup. AtGames will be releasing four Atari and Sega consoles in September with preorders starting July 28.

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Here are DIY stain treatments that really work

There are a multitude of do-it-yourself stain removing tips on the internet. Many of them simply don't work. So, I tried them to find out which DIY stain removers you can use to save your clothes from the rag drawer.

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Your Hulu or Netflix may be hacked, here's what to do - CNET

Your Hulu or Netflix may be hacked, here's what to ...

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Where to buy the Nintendo Switch - CNET

Where to buy the Nintendo Switch - CNET

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Back up your SoundCloud account before it disappears - CNET

Back up your SoundCloud account before it disappear...

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10 ways to make your house smell fantastic

Pets (wet dog smell!), funky leftovers, dirty drains... there are so many things that can make our homes stink. Here are 10 ways to keep every area of your home smelling fresh and clean.

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5 ways to know you're buying an energy-efficient house

Impressive entryways, windows with a view and open floorplans are popular requests when it comes to a new house. But many home shoppers are now looking for green features that can make living a little more ecofriendly -- and economical.

If you're in the market for a new home, here are some green features to call your realtor about.

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4 ways to avoid the next Petya or WannaCry attack - CNET

Businesses and individuals have been hit by waves of ransomware in the last few months. The WannaCry attack alone affected more than 230,000 computers in over 150 countries.

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5 fun games you can play with Facebook's new GIF feature - CNET

Facebook's new option to post GIFs as comments has quickly inspired flurry of creative games people are playing with their friends and followers.

Here are five fun posts that will get everyone in your feed laughing.

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Play Sega, Atari and Nintendo classics on your phone

Whether you miss the good old days, or just appreciate gaming masterpieces, you can get your fix at home, on the train or... anywhere. Many of the classics, or revamped versions of them, can be downloaded to your phone or tablet through Android's Play Store or Apple's App Store.

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Do you wash your sheets enough? Probably not - CNET

In a very short amount of time your sheets get covered with dead skin cells, oils from the skin, saliva and sweat. This can make for a dust mite paradise.