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New Kids Tax Credit Portal is now open: Here’s what it does

The IRS is offering more tools for managing payments for child tax credits this summer. Sarah Tew/CNET Both child tax credit portals are now officially open, the IRS said Tuesday, along with a new eligibility tool. One portal — called the Child Tax Credit Update Portal — lets you check your family’s eligibility for the tax credit and choose not …

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New Kids Tax Credit Portal is now open: Here’s what it does

The IRS is offering more tools for managing payments for child tax credits this summer. Sarah Tew/CNET Both child tax credit portals are now officially open, the IRS said Tuesday, along with a new eligibility tool. One portal — called the Child Tax Credit Update Portal — lets you check your family’s eligibility for the tax credit and choose not …

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How to change Alexa’s voice

Amazon.com Amazon’s Alexa has a witty, but robotic, basic American accent by default. Fortunately, Alexa’s accents can be changed to English, Australian, and others on an Amazon Echo or other Alexa-powered device. You can also apply the same or different accents to every device in the house. How to change Alexa’s voice Launch the Amazon Alexa app to change Alexa’s …

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How to update your PS5 controller

If you’re one of the blessed 8 million people who have been able to get their hands on a PlayStation 5, you’ve probably come across the controller update process at some point. I got mine on launch day (November 12, 2020), and I’ve had to update the DualSense controller a few times since then, as well as when I got …

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How to Hide All Desktop Icons on Mac

Krisda/Shutterstock Is your Mac desktop a mess? Don’t you really want to arrange everything? Don’t worry, you can use a terminal command to quickly hide all desktop icons before sharing your screen during a business call or taking a screenshot. A cleaner desktop is just a terminal command away. While you can use Stacks to automatically organize the desktop, nothing …

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Where is the “Recycle Bin” on a Mac?

If you’re familiar with Windows 10’s Recycle Bin for deleting files and you’ve just switched to Mac, you might be wondering where its equivalent is on a Mac. It’s called “Trash” and it’s in the Dock. Here’s how to use it. The Recycle Bin is “Trash” or “Bin” on a Mac Since 1984, all versions of the Mac desktop operating …

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What are online “whales?”

Craig Lambert Photography/Shutterstock.com A whale is not only the largest animal in the ocean. We explain what online whales are and why they spend so much money on the internet. What is a “whale?” In internet slang, a “whale” is someone who consistently spends huge amounts of money on one or more online transactions. While the term is most commonly …

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