Google’s Android file manager now supports USB drives

Files by Google (formerly Files Go) is helpful if you want an official means of managing the files on your Android phone, but there’s been an obvious limitation: you couldn’t move files to physical storage beyond the phone itself. You won’t have that issue from now on. Google has released an update to Files that […]

How to use TurboTax to file your taxes for free in 2018

Strelka Institute/Flickr TurboTax offers a free online tax filing service for eligible taxpayers. Tax season officially kicked off January 29, with a final deadline of April 17 this year. The IRS recommends e-filing your taxes and requesting your refund via direct deposit. Business Insider decided to try the free version of TurboTax’s service. Tax season […]

How to use H&R Block to file your taxes for free in 2018

Lazarenko Svetlana/Shutterstock H&R Block offers a free online tax filing service for eligible taxpayers. Tax season officially begins January 29, with a final deadline of April 17 this year. The IRS recommends e-filing your taxes and requesting your refund via direct deposit. Business Insider decided to try the free version of H&R Block’s service. The […]

Sea of Thieves update LIVE – Full patch notes and file size revealed for 1.0.2

Sea of Thieves latest update weighs in at around 450MB and makes changes to the ship respawn distance and fixes the mermaid teleport issue. Sea of Thieves server performance should also see a boost with update 1.02 bringing with it “multiple server and client crash fixes”. The official Sea of Thieves Twitter account revealed that […]

Microsoft releases two new Windows 10 previews with High Efficiency Image File format

Microsoft today released two new Windows 10 previews for PCs. Both builds include support for the High Efficiency Image File (HEIF) format, but they diverge from there. It’s a rare occurrence for the Windows Insider program to get two new builds on the same day, though the last time this happened was only a month […]

Inching closer to a DNA-based file system

Enlarge (credit: Wyss Institute, Harvard) When it comes to data storage, efforts to get faster access grab most of the attention. But long-term archiving of data is equally important, and it generally requires a completely different set of properties. To get a sense of why getting this right is important, just take the recently revived […]

I tried 11 websites that let you file your taxes online for free — and there’s something for everybody

Sorbis/Shutterstock Eligible taxpayers can file their tax return online for free using many different services. Tax season officially began January 29, with a final deadline of April 17 this year. The IRS recommends e-filing your taxes and requesting your refund via direct deposit. Business Insider decided to try the free file version of several online […]

How to File for Compensation With Low-Cost Carriers

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Mr. Robot Recap: Are You Sure You Want to Delete This File?

Need to catch up? Check out our previous Mr. Robot recap here. Mr. Robot‘s Elliot cleaned house this week, scrubbing away his past… and seriously questioning his future. After a quick flashback to Elliot as a kid with his dad at the movie theater, we catch up with him three weeks after the coordinated E […]