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12 essential Google Home calculations your smart speaker can instantly answer - CNET
by Dale Smith on Giugno 1, 2020 at 6:15 am
Google Assistant can handle conversions, calculations and dates for you in a snap. The best part is, you never have to lift a finger.
You can still track your IRS stimulus check. What you'll need and how to do it online - CNET
by Clifford Colby on Giugno 1, 2020 at 4:00 am
You can check the status of your stimulus payment using the IRS' tracking tool, but it isn't straightforward. We'll show you how to use the agency's online tracker and what information you need to have on hand.
Coronavirus stimulus check: All about your payment status, IRS prepaid card, qualifications - CNET
by Clifford Colby on Giugno 1, 2020 at 3:30 am
We can help you check if the IRS has scheduled your payment yet, how you'll receive it and how much of the $1,200 stimulus allowance you'll receive.
What's holding up your stimulus check? 10 hurdles that could slow down your payment - CNET
by Clifford Colby on Giugno 1, 2020 at 3:00 am
If you're still looking for your payment, we've identified some possible reasons for a tardy stimulus check.
What do I do if my stimulus check doesn't come? - CNET
by Clifford Colby on Giugno 1, 2020 at 2:30 am
If you think your check's been sent to the wrong mailing address or bank account or somehow is just missing, you're not alone. Here's what to do now.
Will we get a second stimulus check? Everything we know about the extra $1,200 payment - CNET
by Clifford Colby on Giugno 1, 2020 at 2:00 am
Congress could decide on a second stimulus package in June. If it passed, the package could be the last relief check coming to Americans affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Here's the update today and what could happen next.
Is there a June rent freeze, and can landlords evict tenants? Laws, late fees and what to do - CNET
by Dale Smith on Giugno 1, 2020 at 1:15 am
Learn about your current rights and find resources for financial relief if you're concerned about being able to pay your rent this month or in the future.
Pssst... Your face mask isn't a coronavirus force field - CNET
by Jessica Dolcourt on Maggio 31, 2020 at 11:15 pm
Commentary: While COVID-19 thrives, are some people are letting their guard -- and masks -- down too early? Here's what I see where I live.
A second wave of coronavirus: When it could come, how long it could last and more - CNET
by Dale Smith on Maggio 31, 2020 at 9:15 pm
Experts suggest a second wave of COVID-19 could hit in the fall, but others warn of a second peak that could come any time.
This free service alerts you when your stimulus check is in the mail. Here's how to use it - CNET
by Clifford Colby on Maggio 31, 2020 at 8:15 pm
The post office has a free service that can alert you when your stimulus check is about to arrive from the IRS. You can even keep tabs from your computer or phone.
Coronavirus at the beach, lake, pool: Are you in danger from COVID-19 in the water? - CNET
by Katie Conner on Maggio 31, 2020 at 7:15 pm
Can you get the coronavirus while swimming? Does chlorine kill the virus? Is it safe to go out on the boat with friends? We answer these questions and more.
SpaceX's historic Demo-2 delivers NASA astronauts to ISS - CNET
by Amanda Kooser on Maggio 31, 2020 at 5:33 pm
After a 19-hour ride, two NASA astronauts aboard a Crew Dragon capsule reached the International Space Station 10 minutes ahead of schedule.
How to get a six pack: Start with diet, not exercise - CNET
by Caroline Roberts on Maggio 31, 2020 at 2:00 pm
A doctor weighs in on why they're so hard to get.
Turn your phone into a security camera for free - CNET
by Megan Wollerton on Maggio 31, 2020 at 11:00 am
Give your outdated phone new life.
iPhone screenshots: How to capture your screen every time - CNET
by Jason Cipriani on Maggio 31, 2020 at 10:00 am
We'll tell you exactly which buttons to press, no matter which iPhone model you have.
You can buy a face mask right now from any of these online stores - CNET
by Katie Conner on Maggio 31, 2020 at 8:15 am
Now that stores and restaurants are reopened in many states, they may require you to wear a face mask before entering. Check out these online stores selling masks and cloth coverings in many designs, patterns and colors.
These are 7 used tech items you never want to buy or sell - CNET
by Jason Cipriani on Maggio 31, 2020 at 6:15 am
Whether you're trying to make or save a little money, we've rounded up the electronics you should reconsider, and what you should know before buying used gear.
Amazon Echo trade-in gets you cash for old Alexa devices. Here's how to do it - CNET
by Brian Bennett on Maggio 30, 2020 at 9:15 pm
Here's how to use Amazon's Echo trade-in program to make a few quick bucks and get discounts off new stuff.
Best glucose meter for 2020: Freestyle Libre, Reli On, Contour Next and more - CNET
by Mercey Livingston on Maggio 30, 2020 at 8:51 pm
If you're checking your blood sugar daily at home, try one of these top meters.
Best portable car battery chargers for jump-starting your car - Roadshow
by Roadshow staff on Maggio 30, 2020 at 7:20 pm
Having a reliable portable car battery charger is important for vehicles with older batteries, inclement weather and unforeseen circumstances that might require a jump start.
6 tips for selling your old phone and getting the most cash that you should know now - CNET
by Jessica Dolcourt on Maggio 30, 2020 at 5:30 pm
When it's time to sell or trade in your old phone, you don't want to leave money on the table. These tips could help you get more cash from your carrier or other seller when you're ready to make a deal.
Want your iPad to last longer? 6 ways to extend its life - CNET
by Jason Cipriani on Maggio 30, 2020 at 5:30 pm
Instead of waiting for your iPad to show signs of slowing down, here are six things you can do to prolong its life.
How to make your fridge food last longer: Meat, milk, eggs and more - CNET
by Katie Conner on Maggio 30, 2020 at 2:00 pm
Storing your food the right way can help you save time and money while preventing extra trips to the grocery store.
All the best iOS 13.4 features you need to know for your iPhone SE - CNET
by Jason Cipriani on Maggio 30, 2020 at 1:00 pm
From stopping unknown callers to a dedicated dark mode, there's a lot to learn about iOS and iPadOS 13.4.
Meal replacement shakes: Can they help you lose weight, and who should use them? - CNET
by Caroline Roberts on Maggio 30, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Liquid meal replacements are no quick fix to shed pounds.