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Sat 12/23/2017 1120
Fri 12/22/2017 1119
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Wed 12/20/2017 1117
Tue 12/19/2017 1116
Mon 12/18/2017 1115
Sun 12/17/2017 1114

Sat 1120  12/23/2017

Hackers take advantage of bitcoin's wild ride

http://money.cnn.com/2017/12/22/technology/bitcoin-hackers/

 

More dead commenters appear to come out against net neutrality

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/more-dead-commenters-appear-come-144535412.html

 

Facebook lists all the security emails it sends to fight phishing

If that password change email smells fishy, check the list first.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/20/facebook-fights-phishing-security-emails/

 

Uber Ruling Could Affect Other Tech Companies

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10251/uber-ruling-could-affect-other-tech-companies

 

With Windows 10 'Sets,' Microsoft takes aim at Chrome OS

https://www.windowscentral.com/windows-10-sets-microsofts-next-step-competing-chrome-os

 

Best Travel Surge Protectors for Gadgets Big and Small

https://www.reviewgeek.com/758/best-travel-surge-protectors-for-gadgets-big-and-small/

 

Twitter just got more serious about two-factor authentication. Here’s how to better protect your account

https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/featured/twitter-just-got-serious-two-factor-authentication-heres-better-protect-account/#new_tab

 

The Best Laptops of 2018

Whether you want a simple budget laptop, a productivity workhorse, or a screaming machine for gaming, there's something here for you, along with all the shopping advice you need.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2369981,00.asp?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

5 Big Apple Predictions for 2018

Among other things, look for the tech giant to put its offshore cash to use and make progress with its iPad Pro strategy.

https://www.thestreet.com/story/14427737/1/5-apple-predictions-for-2018.html?puc=yahoo&cm_ven=YAHOO&yptr=yahoo

 

Apple: Survey Says ‘Very Strong Demand’ for iPhone X in China, Says RBC

https://www.barrons.com/articles/apple-survey-says-very-strong-demand-for-iphone-x-in-china-says-rbc-1513629729?mod=WSJ_article_EditorsPicks_3

 

How Android Became My New Windows Phone

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/android-became-windows-phone/

 

Litecoin founder Charlie Lee has sold all of his LTC

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/20/litecoin-charlie-lee-conflict-of-interest/

 

Firefox Lockbox alpha by Mozilla replace built-in password manager

https://www.ghacks.net/2017/12/23/firefox-lockbox-alpha-by-mozilla-replaces-built-in-password-manager/

 

iPhone Xc concept mashes up two of Apple’s most unique smartphone designs

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/iphone-xc-concept-mashes-two-apple-most-unique-221438840.html

 

Proposed net neutrality bill would ban blocking and throttling

But that's pretty much the only difference between it and the FCC's order.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/19/net-neutrality-bill-ban-blocking-throttling/

 

Explained: in terms of Net Neutrality, will a VPN Stop ISP Throttling, Filtering?

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10252/explained-terms-net-neutrality-will-vpn-stop-isp-throttling-filtering

 

Best Tech Gifts Under $20 for 2017

https://www.windowscentral.com/best-tech-gifts-under-20

 

Two Smartphones: The Solution to Your Battery Problems

https://www.reviewgeek.com/717/two-smartphones-the-solution-to-your-battery-problems/

 

Fooling Windows 10 facial authentication with a photo

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/fooling-windows-10-facial-authentication-with-a-photo-19360.html#new_tab

 

Lenovo Miix 520

https://www.pcmag.com/review/357864/lenovo-miix-520

 

8 ways to speed up your old, tired iPhone

Apple is slowing down older iPhones to conserve battery life. Use these tips to boost your phone's performance.

https://www.cnet.com/au/how-to/ways-to-speed-up-ios-11-on-older-iphones/

 

The surprising use case that has made Google Wifi one of the company’s sleeper hits

  - Little over a year since it was released, Google Wifi is the top selling mesh networking product on the market.

  - The Google team leading its development were surprised to find how much people valued its ability to stop bad habits

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/12/18/google-wifi-mesh-technology-sales-stats.html?yptr=yahoo

 

Google’s New Files Go App: Everything You Need to Know

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/google-files-go-app/

 

Amazon filed for ‘AmazonTube’ trademark after Google pulled YouTube from the Echo Show

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/20/amazon-filed-for-amazontube-trademark-after-google-pulled-youtube-from-the-echo-show/

 

Opera 50 with Crypto Mining Protection

https://www.ghacks.net/2017/12/22/opera-50-with-crypto-mining-protection/

 

Open Garden wants to give you tokens for sharing your internet connection

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/open-garden-wants-tokens-sharing-150054783.html

 

Apple will allow apps built from templates

Novice users and small businesses can now position themselves in the App Store.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/21/apple-will-allow-apps-built-from-templates/

 

Amazon delivery late? Use this to request compensation

https://www.komando.com/tips/433391/amazon-delivery-late-use-this-to-request-compensation

 

Everything you need to know about PC motherboards, sockets and chipsets

https://www.windowscentral.com/heres-what-cpu-socket-and-why-its-important

 

How to Restore Default Location of Your Personal Folders in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/23504-restore-default-location-personal-folders-windows-10-a.html

 

Ask Graeme: Mesh vs extenders

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/feature/ask-graeme-mesh-vs-extenders-480044

 

US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware Attack

Tom Bossert, President Donald Trump's homeland security adviser, signaled that North Korea should pay a price for the attack.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/358038/us-north-korea-was-behind-wannacry-ransomware-attack?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Apple is Morgan Stanley's top tech pick for 2018 because iPhone X is a hit in China

  - New data show that iPhone X adoption in China is on a faster pace than the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, according to Morgan Stanley.

  - The popularity of the iPhone X also appears to be driving more smartphone users to switch away from other brands, noted analyst Katy Huberty.

  - "Ultimately, these data points show that faster iPhone X penetration, coupled with increasing switching rates to Apple, have accelerated market share gains for the iPhone in China," explained Huberty.

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/12/21/apple-is-morgan-stanleys-top-tech-pick-for-2018.html?yptr=yahoo

 

How to check if Sets is enabled in your Windows 10 Insider Preview build

Windows 10 build 17063 brings Sets to a select number of Insiders, here's how you can check if it's available in your installation.

https://pureinfotech.com/check-sets-enabled-windows-10/

 

The Windows 10 Fonts Management Guide

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/fonts-guide-windows-10/

 

Leak shows Galaxy S9 will be Samsung’s most powerful phone ever, but it’s still no iPhone X

https://bgr.com/2017/12/20/galaxy-s9-vs-iphone-x-benchmark-snapdragon-845/

 

Nvidia ends support for 32-bit operating system drivers

https://www.ghacks.net/2017/12/22/nvidia-ends-support-for-32-bit-operating-system-drivers/

 

How cybercriminals are exploiting the bitcoin craze

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/cybercriminals-exploiting-bitcoin-craze-160532838.html

 

Windows 10's 'Timeline' continuity is available for testing

Resume where you left off when switching between PCs and mobile apps.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/19/windows-10-timeline-arrives-in-public-test/

 

How to stop ads from following you online

https://www.komando.com/columns/422171/how-to-stop-ads-from-following-you-online

 

How to transfer your data from an old PC to a new PC

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-transfer-your-data-old-pc-new-pc

 

How to Clear Virtual Memory Pagefile at Shutdown in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/77773-clear-virtual-memory-pagefile-shutdown-windows-10-a.html

 

The new LG Gram laptops go big on battery life

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/the-new-lg-gram-laptops-go-big-on-battery-life-479919

 

How to Use the iOS 11 Files App

Here's your quick guide to the iOS 11 Files app, which lets you connect services, add, manage, and share files, and much more.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/358012/how-to-use-the-ios-11-files-app?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Apple's bold new plan to keep the Mac relevant could actually be a big sign that the iPad will replace it

http://www.businessinsider.com/apple-mac-iphone-ipad-unification-what-does-it-mean-2017-12

 

Windows 10's most recent update getting stuck? Here's how to fix it

Microsoft has admitted that an update it issued last week is prone to not completing when applied to certain PCs.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/windows-10s-most-recent-update-getting-stuck-heres-how-to-fix-it/

 

You Can Now Install Spotify on Linux as a Snap

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/install-spotify-linux-snap/

 

This iOS trick no one told you about might keep you from losing your mind

https://bgr.com/2017/12/20/ios-tutorial-for-beginners-how-to-move-apps-folders/

 

Thunderbird Photon Design refresh and WebExtensions

https://www.ghacks.net/2017/12/21/thunderbird-photon-design-webextensions/

 

Here's what you can expect now that the FCC has killed net neutrality

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/heres-can-expect-fcc-kills-net-neutrality-153211716.html

 

2017 laid the foundation for faster, smarter AI in 2018

We’ve made progress, but there’s still a long way to go.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/22/artificial-intelligence-2017-2018/

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Fri 1119  12/22/2017

Control Home Appliances From Your Smarthphone With Blynk App and Raspberry Pi

http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-Things-Raspberry-Pi-3-Blynk-App/

 

The iPhone X is available for next-day delivery from Apple right now

https://www.yahoo.com/news/iphone-x-available-next-day-delivery-apple-now-192957732.html

 

Net Neutrality Explained: This Is What’s Going to Happen to the Internet

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/net-neutrality-internet/

 

Photosynth returns as a feature in Microsoft’s Pix camera app

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/20/photosynth-returns-as-a-feature-in-microsofts-pix-camera-app/

 

The most-promising Xbox One games for 2018 and beyond

https://www.windowscentral.com/best-upcoming-xbox-one-games-2018-and-beyo

 

9 Hidden Android Tweaks to Enhance Your Device

https://www.maketecheasier.com/hidden-android-tweaks/

 

How to Block Your Neighbor’s Wi-Fi Network From Appearing on Windows

https://www.howtogeek.com/331816/how-to-block-your-neighbors-wi-fi-network-from-appearing-on-windows/

 

5 common computer problems solved

https://www.komando.com/tips/357730/5-common-computer-problems-solved-2

 

WD My Passport Ultra HDD Review

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/wd-my-passport-ultra-hdd,5205.html

 

Major New Windows Insider Build Introduces Timeline, Sets

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/260923-new-windows-insider-build-introduces-timeline-sets-major-features?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Why is Firefox Quantum so fast? Mozilla reveals a tweak that turbo-charged its browser

Mozilla's latest version of its Firefox web browser gets a performance boost from a privacy feature.

http://www.zdnet.com/article/why-is-firefox-quantum-so-fast-mozilla-reveals-a-tweak-that-turbo-charged-its-browser/

 

6 Ways AR Will Change How We See the World in 2018

What to expect from the augmented and mixed reality landscape in the year to come.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/357921/6-ways-ar-will-change-how-we-see-the-world-in-2018/4?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

LG will release new AI products under the 'ThinQ' brand

All its products and services that use AI will be launched under the sub-brand.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/20/lg-ai-thinq/

 

Hackers shut down plant by targeting its safety system

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/hackers-shut-down-plant-targeting-190200388.html

 

Cut That Cord! How to Ditch Cable

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/cut-that-cord-how-to-ditch-cable/

 

Choosing the best language to build your AI chatbot

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/20/choosing-the-best-language-to-build-your-ai-chatbot/

 

Windows phone refugees may not find asylum on iPhone

https://www.windowscentral.com/windows-phone-refugees-may-not-find-asylum-iphone

 

What is a PDF File? Benefits and Drawbacks of the PDF Format

https://www.maketecheasier.com/benefits-drawbacks-of-pdf-files/

 

Build your Excel skills with these 10 power tips (free PDF)

https://www.techrepublic.com/resource-library/whitepapers/build-your-excel-skills-with-these-10-power-tips/

 

Download this to make your computer good as new!

https://www.komando.com/downloads/1320/download-this-to-make-your-computer-good-as-new

 

Appy Pie Hails the Move as Apple Revises Controversial Guidelines 4.2.6

http://www.morningstar.com/news/pr-news-wire/PRNews_20171221LA75641/appy-pie-hails-the-move-as-apple-revises-controversial-guidelines-426.html

 

Seagate’s New Multi-Actuator Could Double Hard Drive Speeds

https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260946-seagates-new-multi-actuator-technology-double-hard-drive-speeds

 

2017 was a dumpster fire of privacy and security screw-ups

2016 may have killed every famous person we ever cared about, but it was tame compared to the dumpster fire of security screw-ups and privacy violations that 2017 had in store. Here's our look back.

http://www.zdnet.com/article/2017-in-security-privacy-a-total-dumpster-fire/

 

Tech Trends That Need to Die in 2018

Throw these buzzwords, gimmicks, and trends deep into the abyss.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/357770/tech-trends-that-need-to-die-in-2018?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Future Apple Watch models could get EKG heart monitoring

It would make the Apple Watch a more useful medical device.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/21/apple-watch-ekg-heart-tracking/

 

DHS finds first responder apps are plagued by security issues

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/dhs-finds-first-responder-apps-005000750.html

 

iPhone X Review: The Future Has a Price

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/iphone-x-review/

 

Bitcoin and almost every other cryptocurrency crashed hard today

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/22/bitcoin-crypto-crashed-hard/

 

Surface Laptop and Windows 10 S review: Six months later

https://www.windowscentral.com/six-months-surface-laptop-and-windows-10-s

 

Software Discovery: 4 Cool Tools That Change the Way You Do Things in Windows

https://www.maketecheasier.com/software-discovery-windows-tools

 

An easy update for December Patch Tuesday

The primary concern for this month are the updates to IE and Edge, but a handful of others warrant attention, too.

https://www.computerworld.com/article/3243249/microsoft-windows/an-easy-update-for-december-patch-tuesday.html

 

3 ways to search the web without Google tracking you

https://www.komando.com/columns/395687/3-ways-to-search-the-web-without-google-tracking-you

 

Time to Try Apple iBundles

https://www.bloomberg.com/gadfly/articles/2017-12-21/why-apple-needs-to-get-beyond-iphone?cmpId=yhoo.headline&yptr=yahoo

 

Unbelievably, Apple Admits It Slows Down Older iPhones

https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/260993-apple-admits-slows-older-iphones

 

How to Turn On or Off Device Portal for Desktop on Windows 10 PC

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/72621-turn-off-device-portal-desktop-windows-10-pc.html

 

NSA Cyberweapons Help Hackers Mine Cryptocurrency

The attacks have been targeting Windows and Linux systems to mine the digital currency Monero.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/358022/nsa-cyberweapons-help-hackers-mine-cryptocurrency?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

The first 5G spec has been approved

Carriers and manufacturers can now develop 5G hardware.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/21/5g-nr-spec-3gpp-approval/

 

Yes, old iPhones do slow down, but it’s not what you think

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/yes-old-iphones-slow-down-not-think-210109678.html

 

6 Lightweight Operating Systems for Your Raspberry Pi

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/lightweight-operating-systems-raspberry-pi/

 

Add a Samsung EVO Select microSD to your holiday gifts for as little as $10

https://www.androidcentral.com/add-samsung-32gb-microsd-card-your-holiday-gifts-just-8

 

Even more folding Surface tablet images appear in patent filings

https://www.windowscentral.com/even-more-folding-surface-phone-renders-appear-patent-filings

 

How to Trim a Video in Windows 10 without Using a Third-Party App

https://www.maketecheasier.com/trim-video-windows10/

 

Avoid cheap tablets while holiday shopping, buy one of these instead

https://www.technobuffalo.com/2017/12/17/holiday-2017-tablets/

 

Gifts that raise risk of cancer in kids, Apple slowing down old iPhones and Reddit’s role in fake news

https://videos.komando.com/watch/34819367/gifts-that-raise-risk-of-cancer-in-kids-apple-slowing-down-old-iphones-and-see-fewer-ads-when-browsing-tnt

 

Apple iOS 11.2.1 Is Causing Serious Problems

https://www.forbes.com/sites/gordonkelly/2017/12/18/apple-ios-11-2-1-problem-battery-bluetooth-wifi-crashes-apps-carplay/#55a40ca21f4b

 

Siri can’t talk to me: The challenge of teaching language to voice assistants

Getting voice assistants to speak Slovakian first means getting better AI learning.

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/12/teaching-old-virtual-assistants-new-language-tricks/

 

How to Create Elevated App Shortcut without UAC Prompt in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/57690-create-elevated-shortcut-without-uac-prompt-windows-10-a.html

 

Try Not to Lose ‘World’s Smallest’ Fully Functional Mobile Phone

https://www.geek.com/tech/try-not-to-lose-worlds-smallest-fully-functional-mobile-phone-1726093/

 

Samsung’s new wall-mountable soundbar has a built-in subwoofer

It’s also much thinner than Samsung’s previous model.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/20/samsung-wall-mountable-soundbar-built-in-subwoofer/

 

Is the iPhone X Racist? Apple Refunds Device That Can't Tell Chinese People Apart, Woman Claims

https://www.yahoo.com/news/iphone-x-racist-apple-refunds-172423041.html

 

RASPBERRY PI AI TEASMADE ON CHANNEL 4 TV SHOW

https://www.raspberrypi.org/magpi/ai-teasmade/

 

Build Ideas: IoT #Christmas Lights

https://niolabs.com/blog/build-ideas-iot-christmas-lights

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Fastest Internet Service

Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:00 am (PST

A graphic representation of the countries with the fastest Internet service.

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Most Popular Smartphone

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Thur 1118  12/21/2017

Windows 10 tip: How to disable unwanted startup programs

It seems like every third-party software developer insists on automatically running its own programs every time you start your PC. Windows 10 offers a powerful tool to help you determine how much of an impact those programs have on performance and shut down those you don't want.

http://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-10-tip-how-to-disable-unwanted-startup-programs/

 

Apple has a history of choosing cash over startups

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-history-choosing-cash-over-181515225.html

 

Android apps must have 64-bit support by August 2019

Google will also require that apps target Oreo in 2018.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/19/android-apps-must-have-64-bit-support-by-august-2019/

 

HP issues fix for keylogger found on hundreds of laptop models

https://www.windowscentral.com/hp-issues-fix-keylogger-found-hundreds-laptop-models

 

Business Email Compromise scammer sentenced to 41 months in prison

https://www.welivesecurity.com/2017/12/15/business-email-compromise-scammer-sentenced-41-months-prison/#new_tab

 

Mozilla Pulls Mr. Robot Add-On From Firefox Amid Blowback

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/260772-mozilla-pulls-mr-robot-add-on-from-firefox-amid-blowback?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Windows 10 Review

http://in.pcmag.com/windows-10/94627/review/microsoft-windows-10-fall-creators-update

 

[Fix] Windows Explorer Always Shows “Local Disk” as Drive Label / Name

https://www.askvg.com/fix-windows-explorer-always-shows-local-disk-as-drive-label-name/

 

Cryptocurrencies have an everything problem

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/20/cryptocurrencies-have-an-everything-problem/

 

50 time-saving tips to speed your work in Microsoft Office (free PDF)

https://www.techrepublic.com/resource-library/whitepapers/50-time-saving-tips-to-speed-your-work-in-microsoft-office-free-pdf/

 

How to Enable an Equalizer for Spotify on iOS and Android

https://www.howtogeek.com/332116/how-to-enable-an-equalizer-for-spotify-on-ios-and-android/

 

How to View Slideshow Articles on One Page

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/view-slideshow-articles-one-page/

 

Crucial MX500 SSD Review

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/crucial-mx500-ssd-review-nand,5390.html

 

7 reasons why you still might want a real camera

https://www.komando.com/tips/431363/7-reasons-why-you-still-might-want-a-real-camera

 

iTunes isn't coming to the Windows Store this year after all

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/itunes-isn-apos-t-coming-214100575.html

 

Karma's anonymizing LTE hotspot arrives January 15th

You can pre-order Karma Black right now.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/20/karma-black-anonymous-hotspot-ships-january-15th/

 

Understanding the differences between CPU, GPU, and APU

https://www.windowscentral.com/difference-between-cpu-gpu-and-apu

 

Fox-IT reveals hackers hijacked its DNS records, spied on clients' files

Dutch security firm was not protecting its DNS entries with two-factor authentication.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/fox-it-dns-hack/

 

New Android Malware Mines Cryptocurrency So Hard it Fries Your Battery

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/mobile/260789-new-android-malware-mines-cryptocurrency-hard-fries-battery?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Tech That Will (Probably) Die in 2018

These apps, companies, and devices have flown too close to the sun. The tech grim reaper is coming for them, and he is without mercy.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/357771/tech-that-will-probably-die-in-2018?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

We got our biggest hint yet that Microsoft is working on a bizarre foldable smartphone to take on the iPhone

http://www.businessinsider.com/microsoft-ultramobile-courier-like-surface-device-patent-2017-12

 

The benefits of police body cams are a myth

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/20/the-benefits-of-police-body-cams-are-a-myth/

 

30 things you should never do in Microsoft Office (free PDF)

https://www.techrepublic.com/resource-library/whitepapers/30-things-you-should-never-do-in-microsoft-office/

 

The Best Online Tools to Help You Build Your Next PC

https://www.howtogeek.com/332013/the-best-online-tools-to-help-you-build-your-next-pc/

 

The Free Internet Needs 2 Minutes of Your Help Right Now

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/free-internet-help-right-now/

 

Seagate To Double HDD Speed With Multi-Actuator Technology

http://www.tomshardware.com/news/hdd-multi-actuator-heads-seagate,36132.html

 

10 types of spy cameras that could be watching you now, #6 is shocking

https://www.komando.com/tips/356644/10-types-of-spy-cameras-that-could-be-watching-you-right-now

 

Google Inbox will remind you to unsubscribe from unread promo emails

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/google-inbox-remind-unsubscribe-unread-235600069.html

 

LG's latest PC monitors bring intense HDR and ultra-wide 5K

Nano IPS promises extra-accurate colors on two models.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/20/lg-nano-ips-and-ultra-wide-5k-monitors/

 

How to add cloud storage services as save locations in Office 2016

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-add-cloud-services-save-locations-office-2016

 

Barclays Bank Employee Jailed for Role in Malware Scheme

http://www.securityweek.com/barclays-bank-employee-jailed-role-malware-scheme

 

NuTone Knock video doorbell review: This doorbell cam is missing some key features

The Knock does its job, but its motion sensor produced too many spurious alerts and the app left us wanting.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3239990/home-tech/nutone-knock-video-doorbell-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2017-12-20

 

Why Engineering Students Should Consider Hacking Healthcare

Coders from around the world came together for a two-day medtech hackathon at Stanford University, building everything from from smart pacifiers to chatbots.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/357844/why-engineering-students-should-consider-hacking-healthcare

 

These are the Chromebooks that can run Android apps from Google Play

https://www.androidcentral.com/these-are-chromebooks-can-run-android-apps

 

Google’s Tacotron 2 simplifies the process of teaching an AI to speak

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/19/googles-tacotron-2-simplifies-the-process-of-teaching-an-ai-to-speak/

 

Enable or Disable Access to Windows Features in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/99025-enable-disable-access-windows-features-windows-10-a.html

 

How to Mount Removable Drives and Network Locations in the Windows Subsystem for Linux

https://www.howtogeek.com/331053/how-to-mount-removable-drives-and-network-locations-in-the-windows-subsystem-for-linux/

 

Zotac GeForce GTX 1070 Ti AMP Extreme Review

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/zotac-geforce-gtx-1070-ti-amp-extreme,5337.html

 

Best Mini PC: HP, Intel, and More with Windows, Android or Chrome OS

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/whats-best-mini-pc/

 

3 essential privacy settings for your Amazon Echo

https://www.komando.com/columns/431722/3-essential-privacy-settings-for-your-amazon-echo

 

Dog-walking app Wag may be raising a huge round of funding

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/dog-walking-app-wag-may-220855798.html

 

In 2017, society started taking AI bias seriously

Our algorithms have the same race and gender prejudices as us.

https://www.engadget.com/2017/12/21/algorithmic-bias-in-2018/

 

Windows 10 Redstone 4: All the changes so far

https://www.windowscentral.com/windows-10-redstone-4-changelog

 

Jack of all trades

https://securelist.com/jack-of-all-trades/83470/

 

Ella brings smart searching to home security cameras

A new deep learning engine from surveillance equipment manufacturer IC Realtime lets you tag and search relevant video footage using natural language.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3242989/security-cameras/ella-brings-smarter-searching-to-home-security-cameras.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2017-12-20

 

Microsoft Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2488631,00.asp?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Net Neutrality is dead and your privacy is at risk. Here are 5 VPNs that can help.

http://mashable.com/2017/12/14/best-vpns-for-online-privacy-on-sale/

 

Walmart is developing personal shopping services and cashier-free stores

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/20/walmart-personal-shopping-services-and-cashier-free-stores/

 

How to Hide or Show Windows Defender Notification Area Icon in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/11974-hide-show-windows-defender-notification-area-icon-windows-10-a.html

 

How to Use Voice Dictation on Windows 10

https://www.howtogeek.com/331072/how-to-use-voice-dictation-on-windows-10/

 

How Your Amazon Fire TV Stick and Kodi Could Cause Legal Issues

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/amazon-fire-tv-stick-kodi-legal-issues/

 

Kaspersky Sues US Government Over Antivirus Ban

http://www.tomshardware.com/news/kaspersky-sues-government-antivirus-ban,36140.html

 

Get 4 hours of free music to help you relax, study or meditate

https://www.komando.com/downloads/425898/get-4-hours-of-free-music-to-relax-study-or-meditate-to

 

What do made-for-AI processors really do?

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/made-ai-processors-really-183000669.html

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Most Popular (Weakest) Passwords of 2017

Thu Dec 21, 2017 4:47 pm (PST)

s belong to you? If so you may want to consider changing them.

The 25 Most Popular Passwords of 2017: You Sweet, Misguided Fools

http://bit.ly/2Bj0oRA

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Wed 1117 12/20/2017

The More Hysterical The Media Gets About Net Neutrality, The Less Credibility They Have

https://www.forbes.com/sites/roslynlayton/2017/12/15/the-more-hysterical-the-media-gets-about-net-neutrality-the-less-you-should-believe-it/#4ca982d33e17

 

Wirelessly charge 3 devices at the same time with one $38 charging pad

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/wirelessly-charge-3-devices-same-time-one-38-010051703.html

 

Ultimate Ears Megablast Bluetooth speaker review: This Alexa-enabled speaker is loud and proud

This smart speaker is expensive, but it delivers a sonic performance you won't get from any Echo.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3239665/speakers/ultimate-ears-megablast-bluetooth-speaker-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2017-12-20

 

How to manage Power Throttling on Windows 10

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-manage-power-throttling-windows-10

 

Looking to Expand Your Mind? Here are Some Android Apps That Will Make You Smarter

https://www.maketecheasier.com/android-apps-make-you-smarter/

 

Exclusive: Check Out the Terrible State of US ISP Competition

Net neutrality wouldn't be a big deal if we had a choice of ISPs in the US. But data from Ookla Speedtest Intelligence shows that most Americans do not.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/357972/exclusive-data-shows-the-terrible-state-of-us-isp-competitio

 

USA blames North Korea for WannaCry ransomware outbreak

No, they can’t show us the evidence.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/usa-blames-north-korea-wannacry-ransomware-outbreak/

 

Samsung Galaxy S9 & Galaxy S9+: Release Date, Price, Specs & All You Need To Know

http://www.knowyourmobile.com/mobile-phones/samsung-galaxy-s9/24806/samsung-galaxy-s9-galaxy-s9-release-date-price-specs-all-you

 

How to bank and shop using free Wi-Fi without getting scammed

https://www.komando.com/tips/429618/how-to-bank-and-shop-using-free-wi-fi-without-getting-scammed

 

17 tips for protecting Windows computers and Macs from ransomware (free PDF)

https://www.techrepublic.com/resource-library/whitepapers/17-tips-for-protecting-windows-computers-and-macs-from-ransomware/

 

Review: Nvidia 1080Ti, A 4k Gamers Delight

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/147968/review-1080ti-4k-gamers-delight?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9DxE3HnEUl2fVCvDj1fmVdVkSlVjDydHnAGu-6fusnT0IMZXdiMq6c0lXIiKWt-11SlE6eoUcAnyTgEWzInEe4isqIcA&_hsmi=59542464

 

5 New Security Threats in 2017 You Should Watch Out For

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/new-security-threats/

 

The Four Best Free Email Services

https://www.howtogeek.com/332170/the-four-best-free-email-services/

 

WeBoost Drive Sleek Review: Cellular Signal Booster Helps in Remote Areas

https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/260444-weboost-drive-sleek-cellular-signal-booster-helps-remote-areas

 

Facebook tackles the question of whether social media is bad for us

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/facebook-tackles-whether-social-media-204100188.html

 

Channel Master's Stream+ is an Android TV box with a built-in TV tuner, but no Netflix

Just add an antenna to get subscription-free over-the-air DVR.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3243569/streaming-hardware/channel-master-stream-plus-is-an-android-tv-box-with-a-built-in-tv-tuner.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2017-12-20

 

How to create a Linux virtual machine on Windows 10 using Hyper-V

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-run-linux-distros-windows-10-using-hyper-v

 

What You Need to Know Before Getting Smart Toys For Your Kids

https://www.maketecheasier.com/smart-toys-for-kids/

 

The Best Wireless Printers of 2018

Fewer cables in your home or office is a good thing. There are plenty of excellent printers that use Wi-Fi or other wireless technologies to streamline the printing process. Here are our current favorites.

https://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2379649,00.asp

 

Bitcoin exchange shuts down after being hacked twice in one year

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/bitcoin-exchange-shuts-down-after-being-hacked-twice-in-one-year-19350.html#new_tab

 

It’s Final — Corn Ethanol Is Of No Use

http://peakoil.com/alternative-energy/its-final-corn-ethanol-is-of-no-use

 

Protect your data from ransomware

https://www.komando.com/tips/430980/sponsored-protect-your-data-from-ransomware

 

IT pro’s guide to the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (free PDF)

https://www.techrepublic.com/resource-library/whitepapers/it-pro-s-guide-to-the-windows-10-fall-creators-update-free-pdf/

 

Apple Set to Combine iOS and Mac Apps As It Looks to Build a Unified Platform

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/147977/apple-combine-ios-mac-apps-looks-build-unified-platform?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9DxE3HnEUl2fVCvDj1fmVdVkSlVjDydHnAGu-6fusnT0IMZXdiMq6c0lXIiKWt-11SlE6eoUcAnyTgEWzInEe4isqIcA&_hsmi=59542464

 

Why Your Linux OS Ships With a Default Desktop Environment

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/linux-default-desktop-environment/

 

How to Save Spotify Music Offline (and Stop Using Mobile Data)

https://www.howtogeek.com/331671/how-to-save-spotify-music-offline-and-stop-using-mobile-data/

 

Samsung’s Stunning 49-inch Gaming Monitor First to be DisplayHDR-Certified

https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260810-samsungs-new-49-inch-freesync-2-monitor-first-vesa-displayhdr-certified

 

Here’s how — and why — to use Safe mode with an Android phone

https://www.yahoo.com/news/why-safe-mode-android-phone-160753246.html

 

Bosch Connected Control BCC100 Wi-Fi thermostat review: Pretty to look at, easy to program

It’s not as slick as some of its competitors, but it will control the humidifiers and dehumidifiers others don’t.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3243104/thermostats/bosch-connected-control-bcc100-wi-fi-thermostat-review-pretty-to-look-at-easy-to-program.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2017-12-20

 

New Always Connected PCs are expensive, but here's why it won't matter

https://www.windowscentral.com/are-always-connected-pcs-too-expensive

 

How to Create a .Desktop File For Your Application in Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/create-desktop-file-linux/

 

Does the End of Net Neutrality Mean I Need a VPN?

The end of net neutrality means that ISPs may start preferring some websites and services over others. If you don't like that idea, get a VPN.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/357982/does-the-end-of-net-neutrality-mean-i-need-a-vpn

 

Bitcoin FOMO or FOJI?

Remember, hindsight is a deceptive thing.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/bitcoin-fomo-foji/

 

Voice assistant usage remains low

http://www.businessinsider.com/voice-assistant-usage-remains-low-2017-12

 

Absolute fastest way to scan and share your photo collection

https://www.komando.com/tips/401562/sponsored-absolute-fastest-way-to-scan-and-share-your-photo-collection

 

Collecting System Specifications in Windows

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/98384-collecting-system-specifications-windows.html

 

Microsoft Now Has Another Custom Lock Screen App for Android

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/147963/microsoft-now-another-custom-lock-screen-app-android?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9DxE3HnEUl2fVCvDj1fmVdVkSlVjDydHnAGu-6fusnT0IMZXdiMq6c0lXIiKWt-11SlE6eoUcAnyTgEWzInEe4isqIcA&_hsmi=59542464

 

How to Password Protect an Excel File in Just a Minute

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/password-protect-excel-file/

 

How to See What Web Sites Your Computer Is Secretly Connecting To

https://www.howtogeek.com/98601/easily-monitor-your-computers-internet-connection-activity/

 

Samsung May Announce Galaxy S9 in February 2018

https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/260747-samsung-may-announce-galaxy-s9-february-2018

 

Firefox faces backlash for auto-installing 'Mr. Robot' add-on

https://www.yahoo.com/news/firefox-faces-backlash-auto-installing-173500104.html

 

Remo+ Doorcam review: This wireless security camera hangs on your front door

This easy-to-install alternative to a doorbell cam alerts you to visitors and lets you talk with them even when you're not at home.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3240985/security-cameras/remo-doorcam-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2017-12-20

 

Go full-on Kodi power user status with Logitech's K400 Plus Keyboard for $18

A powerful keyboard that you can use with your TV.

https://www.windowscentral.com/thrifter-deal-go-full-kodi-power-user-status-logitechs-k400-plus-keyboard-18

 

Free Guide: "The Windows 7 Guide: From Newbies to Pros"

http://infopackets.tradepub.com/free/w_make13/prgm.cgi?a=1

 

6 Ways AR Will Change How We See the World in 2018

What to expect from the augmented and mixed reality landscape in the year to come.

https://www.pcmag.com/feature/357921/6-ways-ar-will-change-how-we-see-the-world-in-2018

 

Samsung updates its Notebook 9 ultrabooks with even bigger batteries

https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2017/12/13/16771242/samsung-notebook-9-notebook-9-pen-specs-release-date

 

Microsoft's Cortana now has 230 skills (and Amazon's Alexa, 25,000)

Microsoft's Cortana is lagging far behind Amazon's Alexa when it comes to available skills, and doesn't look to catch up any time soon.

http://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-cortana-now-has-230-skills-and-amazons-alexa-25000/

 

Ninja Cat Holiday Escape theme for Windows (download)

https://pureinfotech.com/ninja-cat-holiday-escape-theme-windows-download/

 

Enable or Disable Cortana in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/25118-enable-disable-cortana-windows-10-a.html

 

Microsoft Outlines New Business Features Coming In The Next Update of Windows 10

https://www.petri.com/microsoft-outlines-new-business-features-coming-next-update-windows-10?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9DxE3HnEUl2fVCvDj1fmVdVkSlVjDydHnAGu-6fusnT0IMZXdiMq6c0lXIiKWt-11SlE6eoUcAnyTgEWzInEe4isqIcA&_hsmi=59542464

 

How to Clean Your Windows Computer: The Ultimate Checklist

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/clean-windows-ultimate-checklist/

 

How to Manage All Your Mac’s Saved Passwords With Keychain Access

https://www.howtogeek.com/332052/how-to-manage-all-your-macs-saved-passwords-with-keychain-access/

 

AMD’s Next-Generation Navi GPU Could Ship by Late 2018

https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/260764-amds-navi-gpu-shows-driver-hints-consumer-cards-ship-late-2018

 

Now I Get It: How the repeal of net neutrality will affect you

https://www.yahoo.com/news/now-get-repeal-net-neutrality-will-affect-174330601.html

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Latest edition of CyberHeist News

Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:39 pm (PST

CyberheistNews Vol 7 #49 New Large Email Security Study Shows a Massive 10.5% Failure Rate

http://bit.ly/2BcfQDm

 

Star Wars Meets Cyber Wars

Mon Dec 18, 2017 10:03 pm (PST

What do you get when you cross Star Wars with Cyber Wars? Here's the  hilarious answer. Star Wars fans who are also computer security nerds should get a chuckle from this.

http://bit.ly/2kIIEIx

Back to Top

Tue 1116 12/19/2017

26 Neat Firefox About:Config Tricks You Need to Learn

https://www.maketecheasier.com/28-coolest-firefox-aboutconfig-tricks/

 

Net Neutrality isn't the only thing the current FCC is screwing up

https://www.yahoo.com/news/net-neutrality-isn-apos-t-010013719.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_09

 

Google updates search to lock you into an endless search loop

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/5/16738650/google-search-update-knowledge-panels-related

 

The Best Mac Apps

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-mac-os-x-apps/

 

Is Windows 10 Still Free?

If you meet a couple of criteria, you can still get Windows 10 for free, at least until the end of the year.

https://askleo.com/windows-10-still-free/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=It9qT4nrD3dfbL

 

How to Customize the Google Feed (and Make It Actually Useful)

https://www.howtogeek.com/332049/how-to-customize-the-google-feed-and-make-it-actually-useful/

 

Largest Cryptocurrency Mining Market NiceHash Hacked

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/largest-cryptocurrency-mining-market-nicehash-hacked/

 

25 Best Android Tips to Make Your Phone More Useful

https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/223282-25-best-android-tips-to-make-your-phone-more-useful

 

Google Chrome Lands on the Microsoft Store As a Download Link

https://www.thurrott.com/windows/147862/google-chrome-lands-microsoft-store-download-link?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9lw25Vq2gKsj4XZBLxFchHdTPzPYmEtA63_DgktjBgpuTBKQkzqQ4dmE-Rbl6QsxGTPtaXR32bv2CfvLE26H8AYSxGHw&_hsmi=59505263

 

Veeam’s ‘Biggest Release’ In their 10 Year History Arrives Today

https://www.petri.com/veeams-biggest-release-10-year-history-arrives-today?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9lw25Vq2gKsj4XZBLxFchHdTPzPYmEtA63_DgktjBgpuTBKQkzqQ4dmE-Rbl6QsxGTPtaXR32bv2CfvLE26H8AYSxGHw&_hsmi=59505263

 

[ALERT] Is Your Microsoft Word Vulnerable to Hackers?

https://askbobrankin.com/alert_is_your_microsoft_word_vulnerable_to_hackers.html

 

2017 Holiday Shipping Deadlines You Need to Know

From retailers like Amazon and Walmart to delivery services like UPS and FedEx, here are the dates to know if you want your packages to arrive before Christmas Day.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/357915/2017-holiday-shipping-deadlines-you-need-to-know/1?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

One setting anyone running Windows 10 needs to change now

https://www.komando.com/tips/429738/get-more-life-out-of-the-battery-in-your-windows-10-laptop

 

HDMI 2.1: Everything you need to know

https://www.windowscentral.com/hdmi-21

 

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai 'jokes' about being a Verizon shill

https://www.yahoo.com/news/fcc-chairman-ajit-pai-apos-193100245.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_09

 

Microsoft releases collaborative Whiteboard inking app for Windows 10

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/5/16738412/microsoft-whiteboard-app-windows-10

 

How to Export a Single Layer as Image in Photoshop

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/export-single-layer-image-photoshop/

 

What’s Your Take on Firefox Quantum?

Firefox Quantum is the latest revision of the Firefox web browser. It claims to be faster and less memory-hungry. I tried it.

https://askleo.com/whats-take-firefox-quantum/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=It9qT4nrD3dfbL

 

How to Change Your Facebook Password

https://www.howtogeek.com/332500/how-to-change-your-facebook-password/

 

Apple Issues Security Updates for MacOS, iOS, TvOS, WatchOS, and Safari

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/apple/apple-issues-security-updates-for-macos-ios-tvos-watchos-and-safari/

 

How to Uninstall Windows 10

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/260606-uninstall-windows-10?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Fan Concept Brings Microsoft’s ‘Andromeda’ Patents to Life

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/147767/fan-concept-brings-microsofts-andromeda-patents-life?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9NBW_48riCXiFtPg8Q6R6Iy9Ulm28RcojKusMRkJnjQGyzy3APRmkr4DArOvHQBQT0t3FSNpOl2RuRJhOJI61IsFsz6g&_hsmi=59464747

 

Surface Pro: Six Months Later

https://www.petri.com/surface-pro-six-months-later?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9NBW_48riCXiFtPg8Q6R6Iy9Ulm28RcojKusMRkJnjQGyzy3APRmkr4DArOvHQBQT0t3FSNpOl2RuRJhOJI61IsFsz6g&_hsmi=59464747

 

[LEGAL?] Record Streaming Video and Music

https://askbobrankin.com/legal_record_streaming_video_and_music.html

 

The Best Tablets of 2018

Whether you're looking for an Android, Apple, or Windows slate, here's what to consider, along with reviews of our top-rated tablets.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2413145,00.asp?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Six tech hacks you need in your life

https://www.komando.com/columns/389100/six-tech-hacks-you-need-in-your-life

 

Using an Amazon Echo with Windows 10 is easy!

https://www.windowscentral.com/using-amazon-echo-windows-10

 

The Galaxy X might not be the most exciting foldable phone in the works

https://www.yahoo.com/news/galaxy-x-might-not-most-exciting-foldable-phone-212006427.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_09

 

ARE EXOSKELETONS THE FUTURE OF PHYSICAL LABOR?

Ford and others are experimenting with wearable robotics

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/5/16726004/verge-next-level-season-two-industrial-exoskeletons-ford-ekso-suitx

 

The Easy Guide to Google Chrome

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/browsing-at-warp-speed-your-guide-to-chrome/

 

How Do I Find the DNS Server Being Used By My PC?

The DNS servers used on your computer are most likely specified by your ISP. I'll look at how to tell which servers they are and why you might consider changing them.

https://askleo.com/find-dns-server-used-pc/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=It9qT4nrD3dfbL

 

How to Make Your Computer Read Documents to You

https://www.howtogeek.com/197880/how-to-make-your-computer-read-documents-to-you/

 

Getting started with the Notepadqq Linux text editor

Learn about Notepadqq, a Linux text editor that mimics Notepad++.

https://opensource.com/article/17/12/editing-text-linux-desktop-notepadqq?sc_cid=701f2000000tpYEAAY

 

Hands-On with Mint SIM

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/147752/hands-mint-sim?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9NBW_48riCXiFtPg8Q6R6Iy9Ulm28RcojKusMRkJnjQGyzy3APRmkr4DArOvHQBQT0t3FSNpOl2RuRJhOJI61IsFsz6g&_hsmi=59464747

 

How to disable Timeline on Windows 10

Windows 10's Timeline helps you to get to activities you were working in the past, but if the feature isn't for you, it's possible to disable it.

https://pureinfotech.com/disable-timeline-windows-10/

 

44 simple ways to sharpen your writing skills (free PDF)

https://www.techrepublic.com/resource-library/whitepapers/44-simple-tips-to-sharpening-your-writing-skills-free-pdf/

 

Add or Remove Allowed Apps through Windows Firewall in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/70903-add-remove-allowed-apps-through-windows-firewall-windows-10-a.html

 

Easy Fixes for Common TV Problems

If your television suffers from a distorted picture, weird colors, or the dreaded "soap opera effect," these simple fixes can help improve your picture.

https://www.pcmag.com/article/357416/easy-fixes-for-common-tv-problems?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=lab-report=utm_medium=title

 

How to keep mooches and spies off your Wi-Fi network and out of your files

https://www.komando.com/columns/427738/how-to-keep-mooches-and-spies-off-your-wi-fi-network-and-out-of-your-files

 

Best PC Monitors for Less Than $200

https://www.windowscentral.com/best-pc-monitors-under-200

 

7-Eleven tests app-based deliveries in Dallas

https://www.yahoo.com/news/7-eleven-tests-app-based-062400751.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_09

 

Comcast says it loves net neutrality, hugs it to death

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/13/16774212/comcast-says-it-loves-net-neutrality-hugs-it-to-death

 

How Your Amazon Fire TV Stick and Kodi Could Cause Legal Issues

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/amazon-fire-tv-stick-kodi-legal-issues/

 

Facebook to Penalize 'Engagement Bait' Posts

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10248/facebook-penalize-engagement-bait-posts

 

Why Some Games Suck After Being Ported From Console to PC

https://www.howtogeek.com/332244/why-some-games-suck-after-being-ported-from-console-to-pc/

 

6 open source home automation tools

Build a smarter home with these open source software solutions.

https://opensource.com/life/17/12/home-automation-tools?sc_cid=701f2000000tpYEAAY

 

HP ENVY Laptop (2017) First Impressions

https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/147760/hp-envy-laptop-2017-first-impressions?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9NBW_48riCXiFtPg8Q6R6Iy9Ulm28RcojKusMRkJnjQGyzy3APRmkr4DArOvHQBQT0t3FSNpOl2RuRJhOJI61IsFsz6g&_hsmi=59464747

 

Microsoft explains how to use Timeline on Windows 10 (video)

Microsoft shows off what's possible with Timeline and answer common questions about the new feature arriving with Windows 10 version 1803.

https://pureinfotech.com/use-timeline-windows-10-video/

 

Special report: Cybersecurity in an IoT and mobile world (free PDF)

https://www.techrepublic.com/resource-library/whitepapers/special-report-cybersecurity-in-an-iot-and-mobile-world-free-pdf/

 

How to Cast Media to Device from Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/28189-cast-media-device-microsoft-edge-windows-10-a.html

 

Cocoa Press is a DIY Chocolate 3D Printer

https://www.geek.com/tech/cocoa-press-is-a-diy-chocolate-3d-printer-1725817/?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title

 

A safer way to find rentals than Craigslist

https://www.komando.com/tips/428796/a-safer-way-to-find-rentals-than-craigslist

 

Whiteboard is in preview on Windows 10 and shows promise for collaboration

https://www.windowscentral.com/whiteboard-windows-10s-preview-shows-promise-collaboration

 

California advises against keeping your phone in your pocket

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/california-advises-against-keeping-phone-190200089.html

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Windows 7 Users: Security Updates End January 2020 (just two years off, if your thinking about upgrading to 10 but looks are putting you off, I have published two articles on making it look somewhat like 7.  You have only until the end of this month to upgrade for free and I strongly recommend doing a full image backup of your drive.  Make sure you have the recovery media and know how to use it before you begin.  If you need help that can be answered by email, contact me at taktech1@yahoo.com and I will try to help.)

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10249/windows-7-users-security-updates-end-january-2020

 

How to speed up Windows in a few easy steps

How to speed up Windows in a few easy steps

 

How to Download Windows 10 For Free, But Only Until December 31

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/260524-download-windows-10-free?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Protect your personal data while traveling

https://www.komando.com/tips/432572/protect-your-personal-data-while-traveling

 

How to Restore Firefox to Its Default Settings and Start Fresh

https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/internet/firefox/restore-the-default-settings-in-firefox-without-uninstalling-it/

 

Apple now sells an unlocked, SIM-free version of the iPhone X

Free yourself from the chains of cell carriers

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/5/16739518/apple-iphone-x-unlocked-sim-free-available-now

 

ISPs Are Now Free To Discriminate Against Internet Services

http://www.tomshardware.com/news/isps-free-discriminate-internet-services,36122.html

 

Fake News and Fake Photos 

https://askbobrankin.com/fake_news_and_fake_photos.html

 

Microsoft announces Reddit partnership, new AI features for Bing

https://www.windowscentral.com/microsoft-announces-reddit-partnership-new-ai-features-bing

 

Amazon to Once Again Sell Chromecast, Apple TV

Earlier this month, Google pulled YouTube from Amazon's Echo Show and Fire TV devices over the online retailer's refusal to carry certain products from the search company.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/357965/amazon-to-once-again-sell-chromecast-apple-tv

 

HOW TO SETUP OPENDNS ON YOUR NETWORK

https://www.pcmech.com/article/how-to-setup-opendns-on-your-network/

 

Parents: Find Out How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

https://www.maketecheasier.com/keep-kids-safe-online/

 

6 Ways to Replace the Chrome App Launcher

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/replace-chrome-app-launcher/

 

Here's How to Enable Chrome "Strict Site Isolation" Experimental Security Mode

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/google/heres-how-to-enable-chrome-strict-site-isolation-experimental-security-mode/

 

Xbox One X can now stream YouTube video in 4K

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/xbox-one-now-stream-youtube-181900908.html

 

MIT Creates Glowing Plants to Replace Electric Lights

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/extreme/260557-mit-creates-glowing-plants-replace-electric-lights?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Use the software that real online private investigators do

https://www.komando.com/downloads/426848/use-the-software-that-real-online-private-investigators-do

 

How to Send Audio Recordings Over MMS on Android

https://www.howtogeek.com/332563/how-to-send-audio-recordings-over-mms-on-android/

 

Qualcomm is partnering with AMD to power a new line of Always Connected laptops

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/5/16739166/amd-qualcomm-power-always-connected-pcs

 

Biostar Rolls Out 12-Slot PCI-E Cryptocurrency Mining Motherboard

http://www.tomshardware.com/news/biostar-tb250-btc-pro-mining-motherboard,36126.html

 

Should You Care About Net Neutrality?

https://askbobrankin.com/should_you_care_about_net_neutrality.html

 

HDMI 2.1: Everything you need to know

https://www.windowscentral.com/hdmi-21

 

'Triton' Malware Attacks Industrial Safety Systems

The malware, believed to have hit a target in the Middle East, is designed to reprogram the safety system controllers, causing them to potentially ignore any hazardous conditions.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/357959/triton-malware-attacks-industrial-safety-systems

 

BUILD YOUR OWN WEB CONTENT FILTER USING LINUX AND PRIVOXY

https://www.pcmech.com/article/build-web-content-filter-using-linux-privoxy/

 

7 of the Best Chrome Extensions You Need to Try

https://www.maketecheasier.com/best-chrome-extensions/

 

What Is SuperFetch and Do You Need It on Windows 10?

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/what-is-superfetch/

 

Apps Can Track Users Even When GPS Is Turned Off

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/apps-can-track-users-even-when-gps-is-turned-off/

 

BBC launches Alexa skill for live radio and podcasts

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/bbc-launches-alexa-skill-live-121000970.html

 

Google Uses Machine Learning to Find New Exoplanets

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/extreme/260580-google-uses-machine-learning-find-new-exoplanets?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

6 ways to speed up slow Wi-Fi

https://www.komando.com/columns/417509/6-ways-to-speed-up-slow-wi-fi/all

 

How to Search Every Streaming Site at Once With Roku Search

https://www.howtogeek.com/289522/how-to-search-every-streaming-site-in-one-place-with-roku-search/

 

Qualcomm announces the Snapdragon 845 processor

The chip that will be in all of the major Android phones next year

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/5/16734224/qualcomm-snapdragon-845-android-mobile-processor-announcement

 

Change Maximum Storage Size for Recycle Bin in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/32948-change-maximum-storage-size-recycle-bin-windows-10-a.html

 

A laptop makes a great gift, but you need to keep these things mind

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-give-laptop-gift

 

10 defaults you can change to make Office 2016 work your way

Office 2016 is flexible and powerful, but it's at its best when it works the way you do. Here are a few settings that might make your work in Office more productive.

https://www.techrepublic.com/blog/microsoft-office/10-office-2016-defaults-you-can-change/

 

The Best Spyware Protection Security Software of 2018

Any effective antivirus utility should protect you against all types of malware, including spyware. These products offer special antispyware features that focus on spyware protection.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/roundup/354515/the-best-spyware-protection-security-software?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

HOW TO SETUP QUAD9 DNS IN WINDOWS 10 AND LINUX

https://www.pcmech.com/article/how-to-setup-quad9-dns-in-windows-10-and-linux/

 

Retroarch Not Working? Here Are Some Fixes for You

https://www.maketecheasier.com/fixes-for-retroarch-not-working/

 

101 Guide To Solid State Drives

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/download-hard-drive-of-the-future-101-guide-to-solid-state-drives/

 

Free Windows 10 All-In-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition ($19 Value) eBook by Wiley Offer

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/offer/ebooks/free-windows-10-all-in-one-for-dummies-2nd-edition-19-value-ebook-by-wiley-offer/

 

New standard sets baseline for HDR on PC displays

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/standard-sets-baseline-hdr-pc-203900960.html

 

Apple May Reduce iPhone SoC Performance as Battery Degrades

https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/260436-apple-may-reduce-iphone-performance-battery-degrades

 

7 fun Christmas things to do with Alexa

https://www.komando.com/tips/433000/7-fun-christmas-things-to-do-with-alexa

 

How to Remove Malware and Adware From Your Mac

https://www.howtogeek.com/223116/how-to-remove-malware-and-adware-from-your-mac/

 

Microsoft launches ARM-powered Windows 10 PCs with ‘all-day’ battery life

A fresh challenge to Intel’s PC dominance

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/5/16737288/microsoft-windows-10-qualcomm-arm-laptops-launch

 

Set Recycle Bin to Permanently Delete Files Immediately in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/32831-set-recycle-bin-permanently-delete-files-immediately-windows-10-a.html

 

OneNote December update comes to everyone with virtual ruler tool, more

https://www.windowscentral.com/onenote-december-update-comes-everyone-virtual-ruler-tool-more

 

Photos: 12 ways tech is revolutionizing healthcare and medicine

https://www.techrepublic.com/pictures/photos-12-ways-tech-is-revolutionizing-healthcare-and-medicine/

 

iMac Pro Now Available, Highest Spec Costs Over $13K

If you want the highest spec iMac Pro, you'll need at least $13,199, but more likely just over $14K.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/357953/imac-pro-now-available-highest-spec-costs-over-13k?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

HOW TO DECREASE THE AMOUNT OF RAM YOUR BROWSER USES

https://www.pcmech.com/article/how-to-decrease-the-amount-of-ram-your-browser-uses/

 

How to Save Mobile Data with Google’s Datally App

https://www.maketecheasier.com/save-mobile-data-datally-app/

 

The Best Linux Operating Systems

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-linux-distributions/

 

Keylogger Found on Nearly 5,500 Infected WordPress Sites

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/keylogger-found-on-nearly-5-500-infected-wordpress-sites/

 

How to send large files for free

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/send-large-files-free-201511211.html

 

A Google engineer hinted about an upcoming jailbreak for iOS

http://www.businessinsider.com/google-engineer-ian-beer-jailbreak-ios-11-2017-12

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Paul Thurrott’s Short Takes: December 15

https://www.petri.com/paul-thurrotts-short-takes-december-15?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8D8riFoYGqEHuFyMNfk2kThLQdsj9nkyj6hNUjVMoAgtnwf1uJAi1rsUFh3RmDGB7IM4eOGCIapPdsrE65mn6nXjNlgA&_hsmi=59425730

 

Russian hackers steal $10 million from ATMs through bank networks

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/russian-hackers-steal-10-million-183800380.html

 

Gigabyte Z370N WiFi Motherboard Review

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gigabyte-z370n-wifi-mini-itx-coffee-lake-motherboard,5325.html

 

How to Replace Index Cards With Excel or Google Sheets

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/replace-index-cards-excel-google-sheets/

 

Do you still need to "close" apps?

https://www.komando.com/tips/432275/do-you-still-need-to-close-apps

 

Best Rechargeable Batteries

https://www.windowscentral.com/best-rechargeable-batteries

 

[FIN] Is This the End of Siri and Alexa?

https://askbobrankin.com/fin_is_this_the_end_of_siri_and_alexa.html

 

Storage survey aims to shed light on reading data in 100 years

Answers from the Storage Networking Industry Association's 2007 survey are already largely obsolete. The SNIA's 2017 survey focuses on storage, policies, security, and more.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/storage-survey-aims-to-shed-light-on-reading-data-in-100-years-from-now/

 

How to Set Up YouTube Parental Controls

https://www.tomsguide.com/g00/us/set-youtube-parental-controls,review-4139.html?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

iTunes for Microsoft Store Delayed to 2018

https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/147594/itunes-for-microsoft-store-delayed-to-2018?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8D8riFoYGqEHuFyMNfk2kThLQdsj9nkyj6hNUjVMoAgtnwf1uJAi1rsUFh3RmDGB7IM4eOGCIapPdsrE65mn6nXjNlgA&_hsmi=59425730

 

What Is Happening with Net Neutrality (And How Does It Affects You)?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/net-neutrality/

 

Illinois ends risk prediction system that assigned hundreds of children a 100 percent chance of death or injury

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/7/16746162/illinois-children-data-mining-risk-prediction

 

Why Firefox Had to Kill Your Favorite Extension

https://www.howtogeek.com/333230/why-firefox-had-to-kill-your-favorite-extension/

 

Tech Pioneers Blast FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal

Steve Wozniak, Tim Berners-Lee and other prominent internet pioneers signed Monday's letter, calling for Congress to cancel Thursday's vote.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/357886/tech-pioneers-blast-fccs-net-neutrality-repeal

 

Keylogger Found in HP Notebook Keyboard Driver

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/hardware/keylogger-found-in-hp-notebook-keyboard-driver/

 

Microsoft releases quantum computing development kit preview

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/microsoft-releases-quantum-computing-development-153740915.html

 

Best Gaming Monitors

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/best-gaming-monitors,4533.ht

 

What to Do When Windows System Restore Fails

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/what-to-do-when-windows-system-restore-fails/

 

Android features that iPhone users envy

https://www.komando.com/tips/432607/android-features-that-iphone-users-envy

 

Chime in: Will always connected PCs solve Microsoft's mobile problem?

https://www.windowscentral.com/chime-will-always-connected-pcs-solve-microsofts-mobile-problem

 

How To Spot Fake News Category: Reference

https://askbobrankin.com/how_to_spot_fake_news.html

 

How one device hacked Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant so you can talk to all of them from anywhere

Jinni allows users to access every major AI-powered virtual assistant from one device, on the go.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-one-device-hacked-alexa-siri-and-google-assistant-so-you-can-talk-to-all-of-them-from-anywhere/

 

Watch How to Exact Delicious Revenge on Email Scammers

https://www.tomsguide.com/g00/us/rescam-email-chatbot,news-26102.html?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Our Best Look at Microsoft’s Foldable ‘Androdmeda’ Device Yet

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/147530/latest-patent-gives-best-look-microsofts-foldable-androdmeda-device-yet?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8D8riFoYGqEHuFyMNfk2kThLQdsj9nkyj6hNUjVMoAgtnwf1uJAi1rsUFh3RmDGB7IM4eOGCIapPdsrE65mn6nXjNlgA&_hsmi=59425730

 

How to Link Data Between Spreadsheets in Google Sheets

https://www.maketecheasier.com/link-data-between-google-sheets/

 

Facebook’s Year in Review hasn’t realized that social media isn’t fun anymore

Do we need another reminder that 2017 was rough?

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/7/16745656/facebook-year-in-review-ai-2017-terrible

 

How to Build Your Own VPN with the $20 macOS Server

https://www.howtogeek.com/332480/how-to-build-your-own-vpn-with-the-20-macos-server/

 

The Best Smart Speakers of 2018

Alexa, Cortana, Google Assistant, or Siri? We help you decide on a voice assistance platform and determine which smart speaker is the right fit for your home.

https://www.pcmag.com/article/357520/the-best-smart-speakers

 

The Week in Ransomware - December 8th 2017 - StorageCrypt, HC7, and LockCrypt

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/the-week-in-ransomware-december-8th-2017-storagecrypt-hc7-and-lockcrypt/

 

Samsung and NYX want to sell you makeup with VR tutorials

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/samsung-nyx-want-sell-makeup-210100209.html

 

Toshiba NAND Sale Moves Forward, WD Cooperates

http://www.tomshardware.com/news/toshiba-wd-nand-flash-forward,36112.html

 

Best Samsung Laptops, Tablets, and Chromebooks

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-samsung-laptops-chromebooks/

 

Check your phone for malware and bad downloads lurking in your apps

https://www.komando.com/tips/429757/check-your-phone-for-downloads-lurking-in-your-apps

 

Microsoft is bringing more AI smarts to Office 365 and Cortana

https://www.windowscentral.com/microsoft-bringing-more-ai-smarts-office-365-and-cortana

 

Add or Remove Toolbar Items in Firefox

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/99106-add-remove-toolbar-items-firefox.html

 

Cyberattack: It Can't Happen to Us (Until It Does)

Just because your small or medium-sized business isn't as well known as Equifax or Yahoo doesn't mean you're immune to becoming a cybercrime victim.

https://www.darkreading.com/risk/cyberattack-it-cant-happen-to-us-(until-it-does)/a/d-id/1330533

 

How to Update Your Router's Firmware

https://www.tomsguide.com/g00/us/how-to-update-router-firmware,review-4761.html?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Trio Admits Hijacking Home Devices

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10245/trio-admits-hijacking-home-devices

 

How to change the root password in macOS High Sierra

Make sure you’re safe from this Mac security risk

http://www.techradar.com/how-to/how-to-change-the-root-password-in-macos-high-sierra

 

LG’s limited edition ceramic phone costs $1,800

https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2017/12/7/16745228/lg-signature-ceramic-phone-v30-android

 

How to See All the Apps You’ve Ever Downloaded on Your iPhone or iPad

https://www.howtogeek.com/332672/how-to-see-all-the-apps-you%E2%80%99ve-ever-downloaded-on-your-iphone-or-ipad/

 

LG Refreshes 'All Day Battery' Gram Laptops for 2018

LG's MacBook alternative manages to achieve almost a full day of battery life thanks to Intel's 8th-generation Core processors and a bigger battery.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/357945/lg-refreshes-all-day-battery-gram-laptops-for-2018

 

Microsoft Fixes Malware Protection Engine Bug Discovered by British Intelligence

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/microsoft-fixes-malware-protection-engine-bug-discovered-by-british-intelligence/

 

Researchers create prosthetic hand that offers more lifelike dexterity

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/researchers-create-prosthetic-hand-offers-194200747.html

 

Best Power Supplies

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/best-psus,4229.html

 

Best Video Editing 4K PC Build: Creating Content for Under a Grand

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-video-editing-4k-pc-build/

 

A new ransom scam that kills?, Major changes coming to credit cards and Stopping Netflix thieves

https://videos.komando.com/watch/34819065/a-new-ransom-scam-that-kills-major-changes-coming-to-credit-cards-and-stopping-netflix-thieves-tnt

 

Microsoft Sticky Notes adds support for bullet lists, new maps view, more

https://www.windowscentral.com/microsoft-sticky-notes-adds-support-bullet-lists-new-maps-view-more

 

Change Theme in Firefox

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/99092-change-theme-firefox.html

 

Study: Simulated Attacks Uncover Real-World Problems in IT Security

Some 70% of simulated attacks on real networks were able to move laterally within the network, while more than half infiltrated the perimeter and exfiltrated data.

https://www.darkreading.com/cloud/study-simulated-attacks-uncover-real-world-problems-in-it-security/d/d-id/1330553

 

How to Encrypt Files on Windows

https://www.tomsguide.com/g00/us/encrypt-files-windows,news-18314.html?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1

 

Step-by-Step: Fix 'I/O Device Error' (Hard Drive, SD Card, etc)

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10246/step-step-fix-io-device-error-hard-drive-sd-card-etc

 

How do I connect my laptop to my TV?

http://www.techradar.com/how-to/television/how-do-i-connect-my-laptop-to-my-tv-902693

 

Google and Amazon are punishing their own customers in a bitter feud

It shouldn’t have come to this

https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/5/16738752/google-youtube-amazon-punishing-customers-feud

 

How to Migrate All Your Data From Chrome to Firefox

https://www.howtogeek.com/333047/how-to-migrate-all-your-data-from-chrome-to-firefox/

 

Act-On's Newest Features Focus on Personalization and Security

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on the horizon, you can never be too secure.

https://www.pcmag.com/feature/357803/act-on-s-newest-features-focus-on-personalization-and-securi

 

But of Course This Bluetooth-Enabled Gun Safe Got Hacked. Are You Surprised?

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/but-of-course-this-bluetooth-enabled-gun-safe-got-hacked-are-you-surprised/

 

New app actually lets you use iMessage on Android phones

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/app-actually-lets-imessage-android-phones-161547433.html

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