How to use WhatsApp group video call

How to use WhatsApp group video calling

By Kelly Woo

Here's how to use WhatsApp group video calls

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How to use Snapchat like a pro

By Henry T. Casey

From sending video notes and stickers to adding filters and swapping faces, here's a step-by-step guide for using Snapchat.

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How to Get What You Still Can from the Equifax Settlement

By Paul Wagenseil

Most people won't get much money from the Equifax data-breach settlement, but the free identity protection is worth quite a bit.

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8 Hidden Instagram Story Features You Need to Know

By Kate Kozuch

Prepare to up your ‘gram game with these genius Instagram Stories hacks you probably never knew about.

How to Tell if Someone Blocked You On Snapchat

By Henry T. Casey, Kate Kozuch

It's not hard to tell if someone blocked you on Snapchat, it's just a bit roundabout.

How To Update WhatsApp to Latest Version on Android and iPhone

By Henry T. Casey

Here's how to update WhatsApp to helps make sure your phone is safe from the spyware targeting Android and iOS devices.

How to Deactivate Your Instagram Account

By Don Reisinger

If you want to ditch Instagram, follow these step-by-step instructions for deactivating your account.

How to mute hashtags and keywords on Twitter

By Don Reisinger

Here's how to mute hashtags and keywords on Twitter to avoid unwanted words and potential spoilers.

Identity Theft Victim? Here's 6 Things You Need to Do

By Elizabeth Palermo

If your identity's just been stolen, don't panic -- be proactive. Here are six simple things you need to do right now.

Snapchat Unveils Lenses for Dogs - How to Use Them

By Mike Prospero

You can now add fun animations to your best friend in Snapchat.

How to Check If You Were Part of Facebook's Data Breach

By Paul Wagenseil

Facebook now has a page where you can go to see whether your account was affected in the company's recent data breach.

How to Mute People on Instagram

By Henry T. Casey

Instagram's added account muting, so you can take someone out of your feed without unfollowing them.

Help Me, Tom's Guide: I Can't Find Snapchat's Temperature Filter

By Henry T. Casey

Snapchat lets you brag, or groan, about the temperature in your neck of the woods, but it moved the feature from one part of the app to another. Here's how to find it.

How to Download All Your Instagram Posts

By Henry T. Casey

Instagram is rolling out a new tool that allows users to export all of their content off the social network.

Facebook's New Privacy Tools: What You Need to Know

By Henry T. Casey

Facebook's revamping its privacy tools and settings, here's what you need to know about the changes.

What to Do If Your Facebook Data Went to Cambridge Analytica

By Paul Wagenseil

About 87 million people will learn that Cambridge Analytica got their Facebook account data. Here's what to do if you're one of them.

Here's How to Stop Facebook Messenger from Logging Calls, Texts

By Paul Wagenseil

You can stop Facebook Messenger from logging your calls and texts, but you can't do so without also disabling contact syncing.

How to Download Everything You've Put on Facebook

By Henry T. Casey

Looking to leave Facebook? You'll want to download all your posts and photos before you exit the social network.

What is Google Reply (and How It Works)

By Henry T. Casey

Google Reply is a new feature that allows users to quickly respond to messages, directly from notifications.

How to Enable Two-Factor Authentication on Reddit

By Marshall Honorof

After beta-testing the feature for months, Reddit has finally rolled out two-factor authentication (2FA) for all users.

How to Stop Instagram from Oversharing

By Henry T. Casey

Instagram now shows your friends how recently you've used the app. Here's how to disable this new feature.

How to Stop Facebook From Blasting Auto-Play Videos

By Henry T. Casey

Facebook plans to start blasting sound with its auto-playing video. Here's how you can turn off that feature.

How to Test New Snapchat Features Early

By Henry T. Casey

The Snapchat Beta allows Android users to get a sneak peak at the social media app's upcoming features before they reach the public.

How to Use Snap Spectacles (The Hottest Gadget of 2016)

By Henry T. Casey

We've got our hands on a pair of Snapchat Spectacles, and we've got a guide to explain how to get started with the hard-to-find wearable.

How to Use Facebook Messenger Instant Video

By Henry T. Casey

Facebook's added live video sharing to the Messenger app, but doesn't actually tell you that the feature is there. Here's how to use it.

How to Use Instagram's Way Overdue Zoom Feature

By Henry T. Casey

Instagram finally allows you to zoom images, but this 5-years-overdue feature still somehow feels half-baked.

How to Use Twitter's Night Mode

By Henry T. Casey

After rolling it out for Android, Twitter finally released Night Mode for its iOS app. Here's how to activate it.

How to Use Twitter's Troll-Blocking Quality Filter

By Michael Andronico

Twitter's new quality filter aims to remove nasty tweets from your notifications bar. Here's how to use it.

How to Get Verified on Twitter

By Lauren L'Amie

Twitter is now allowing everyone to send in requests to be verified users. Here’s our guide to landing a profile with a little blue checkmark.

How to Report Bullying and Abuse on YouTube

By Andrew E. Freedman

Learn how to tell YouTube about videos that spew hatred and abuse for a worry-free video experience.