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How to mute Siri with the lock switch

A setting lets you receive Siri's answers without any voice feedback by flipping the lock switch.

By November 23, 2015


How to mute Instagram Direct conversation alerts

On Tuesday Instagram added new functionality to its hardly ever used messaging feature, which might cause your friends to go overboard.

By September 3, 2015


Twitter tests 'mute' function for mobile apps

Need a break from particular tweets and tweeters? Twitter seems to be trying out a way for you to take a quiet hiatus.

By May 2, 2014


Add a mute button to Chrome tabs

Want to mute tabs in Chrome that are making noise without the help of a third-party tool? Check out this new setting in the Chrome Dev and Canary channels.

By September 30, 2014


Automatically mute background tabs in Chrome

You don't have to try to figure out what's making noise on a particular page, this Chrome extension will do the work for you.

By September 26, 2014


Is this the best tech CEO interview ever? Or not quite?

Technically Incorrect: Tinder CEO Sean Rad claims he turns supermodels down, and he appears to think "sodomy" is the word for an intellectual challenge in love. Depressing or heartening?

By November 18, 2015


Online shopping keeps Americans from losing their tempers, survey says

Technically Incorrect: So many pressures. So many expectations. So much hassle. It's not surprising that online shopping provides a cocoon of sanity.

By November 25, 2015


How long did the iPad Pro last as Brian's work computer? (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast Ep. 16)

iPad Pro's have a charging issues, the Apple Pencil goes through torture, and we finally watch the Steve Jobs movie.

By November 20, 2015


Twitch to mute copyrighted music in video-on-demand

Video-game streaming service says it will cut the volume on 30-minute blocks of video when unauthorized audio content is detected.

By August 6, 2014


What connected booze tech are we putting in the CNET Smart Home?

Automated homebrewing? Smart cocktails? Robotic bartenders? We'll drink to that.

By November 21, 2015