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Day of week Date News & Tips Number
Sat 9/22/2018 1393
Fri 9/21/2018 1392
Thur 9/20/2018 1391
Wed 9/19/2018 1390
Tue 9/18/2018 1389
Mon 9/17/2018 1388
Sun 9/16/2018 1387

Sat 1393 9/22/2018

Why Can't They Fix This?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n46s_iF_IV4

 

How to Avoid Social Security Scams

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/avoid-social-security-scams-100400316.html

 

Mozilla Firefox 62.0.2 is out

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/09/22/mozilla-firefox-62-0-2-is-out/

 

How Does File Compression Work?

https://www.howtogeek.com/362339/how-does-file-compression-work/

 

How to Avoid Scareware

Unlike typical malware, spyware, and ransomware, scareware masquerades as real security protection and then tricks you into paying to clean up infections it pretends to detect. Here's how to avoid being duped.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2373975,00.asp?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=15

 

5 Ways to Force Quit Mac Applications

https://macpaw.com/how-to/force-quit-mac-applications

 

Tagstoo lets you add custom tags to folders and files on Windows PC

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/tagstoo-tags-folders-files-windows

 

GlassWire review: This free network security tool tells all about your network traffic

https://www.pcworld.com/article/2686040/glasswire-review-this-free-network-security-tool-tells-all-about-your-network-traffic.html

 

No Excuses: 7 Free Mac Backup Apps

There's No Excuse Not to Maintain Current Backups

https://www.lifewire.com/free-mac-backup-software-2260106

 

99 Ways to Make Your Computer Blazingly Fast

https://helpdeskgeek.com/how-to/99-ways-to-make-your-computer-blazingly-fast/

 

Learn Better on YouTube: 8 Must-Have Chrome Extensions

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/learn-youtube-chrome-extensions/

 

Dell announces its first premium 2-in-1 Chromebook

Manufacturer says its latest device will feature high-end specs and boast 15 hours of battery life.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/dell-announces-its-first-premium-2-in-1-chromebook-511813

 

Facebook Adds Extra Security Tools for US Campaign-Affiliated Users

https://news.softpedia.com/news/facebook-adds-extra-security-tools-for-us-campaign-affiliated-users-522760.shtml

 

Manipulate User Credentials with a CSRF Attack

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/manipulate-user-credentials-with-csrf-attack-0186461/

 

Flip phones are coming back in style - but with a twist

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/flip-phones-coming-back-style-twist-151459651.html

 

Microsoft explains Windows 7 update error 0x8000FFFF

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/09/22/windows-7-error-0x8000ffff/

 

How to Open (or Convert) a Photoshop File If You Don’t Have Photoshop

https://www.howtogeek.com/362162/how-to-open-or-convert-a-photoshop-file-if-you-dont-have-photoshop/

 

Tesla Accidents Are the Fault of Humans, AI, and Tesla

Drivers are pretty much split between seeing the benefits of AI-assisted driving and being worried about potential dangers—and many are overly reliant on the abilities of autopilot and the misleading marketing of Tesla.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/363384/tesla-accidents-are-the-fault-of-humans-ai-and-tesla?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=15

 

How to Use the Mac Task Manager

https://macpaw.com/how-to/mac-task-manager

 

Dolby Home Theater not working in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/dolby-home-theater-not-working-windows-10

 

User Guide

The official user guide for GlassWire.

https://www.glasswire.com/userguide/

 

Mac Backup Software, Hardware, and Guides for Your Mac

So Many Choices, So Little Time

https://www.lifewire.com/mac-backup-software-hardware-and-guides-2260931

 

Six Windows 10 performance tweaks to make the OS faster

With a few minor tweaks, such as maximizing RAM, disabling visual effects and getting rid of unnecessary services, you can make Windows 10 run even faster.

https://searchenterprisedesktop.techtarget.com/tip/Make-Windows-10-performance-sing-by-tweaking-RAM-service-settings

 

The Best Sleep Apps for Tracking and Improving Sleep

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-sleep-app/

 

Intel's new Whiskey Lake and Amber Lake chips promise faster Wi-Fi, longer battery life

Intel has shown off its latest chips, now dubbed the U-series and Y-series.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/intels-new-whiskey-lake-and-amber-lake-chips-promise-faster-wi-fi-longer-battery-life-511727

 

Microsoft Office Macros Are Behind 45% of All Delivered Malware Payloads

While analyzing the delivery mechanisms used by threat actors during August 2018, Cofense Intelligence found that Microsoft's Office macros account for almost half of all malware payloads delivered to targets.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/microsoft-office-macros-are-behind-45-of-all-delivered-malware-payloads-522759.shtml

 

Crack Shadow Hashes After Getting Root on a Linux System

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/crack-shadow-hashes-after-getting-root-linux-system-0186386/

 

Apple gives users a secret 'trust score' based on their calls and emails

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-gives-users-secret-apos-110955423.html

 

Firefox gets improved autoplay blocking soon

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/09/21/firefox-improved-autoplay-blocking/

 

The Differences Between the 1st-Gen and 2nd-Gen Nest Protect

https://www.howtogeek.com/361855/the-differences-between-the-1st-gen-and-2nd-gen-nest-protect/

 

Bose Tips Alexa-Powered 'Home Speaker 500,' Soundbars

Although the products aren't cheap, they promise to offer high-quality sound and the ability to pick up your voice commands over loud music. Look for them next month starting at $400.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/363392/bose-tips-alexa-powered-home-speaker-500-soundbars?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=15

 

10 Ways to Speed Up Slow Internet Connection on Mac

https://macpaw.com/how-to/speed-up-slow-internet-mac

 

Fix Windows 10 Update error code 0x80d02002

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/windows-10-update-error-code-0x80d02002

 

Everything You Need to Get Started with Street Photography

https://www.reviewgeek.com/7029/everything-you-need-to-get-started-with-street-photography/

 

Apps All Macs Need

https://www.lifewire.com/applications-i-always-on-macs-2260080

 

Does What’s on My Desktop Affect My Computer’s Speed?

A cluttered desktop doesn't slow down your computer in and of itself, but could be a symptom of deeper problems.

https://askleo.com/does-whats-on-my-desktop-affect-my-computers-speed/

 

Microsoft Launches Xbox All Access for $22/Month

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/microsoft-launches-xbox-all-access/

 

California lawmakers pass net neutrality bill, heads to governor's desk

Gov. Jerry Brown has not said whether he'll sign the bill, which would likely draw a lawsuit from the industry.

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/internet/california-lawmakers-pass-net-neutrality-bill-heads-governor-s-desk-n905641

 

Customize Driver Installation in Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Installing and updating drivers in Windows 10 continues to be one big headache for users, especially as some of the latest versions that the operating system installs aren’t necessarily the best too.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/customize-driver-installation-in-windows-10-october-2018-update-522758.shtml

 

Enable Skype's Improved Encryption to Securely Call & Message Your Friends

https://smartphones.gadgethacks.com/how-to/enable-skypes-improved-encryption-securely-call-message-your-friends-0186648/

 

Amazon just introduced a new $50 Alexa gadget that can make any car smarter

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/amazon-just-introduced-50-alexa-183435129.html

 

Windows 10 KB4458469, KB4457136, KB4457141 and KB4457127 updates

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/09/21/windows-10-kb4458469-kb4457136-kb4457141-kb4457127/

 

All the Best Microsoft PowerPoint Keyboard Shortcuts

https://www.howtogeek.com/362142/all-the-best-microsoft-powerpoint-keyboard-shortcuts/

 

Intel Launches New 8th-Gen Laptop Processors

Intel announced new 15W and 5W mobile processors today, allowing for 4K video editing and gaming on the go, as well as a big performance gain for the thinnest laptops and 2-in-1 devices. 16-19 hours of battery life is also promised.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/363363/intel-launches-new-8th-gen-laptop-processors?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=15

 

Simple Ways to Reduce Memory Usage on Mac (MacBook Pro, Air, iMac)

https://macpaw.com/how-to/reduce-memory-usage-on-mac

 

How to setup Folder Protection for OneDrive account

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/setup-folder-protection-onedrive-account

 

Samsung CHG70 Gaming Monitor: A Gigantic Upgrade At A Reasonable Price

https://www.reviewgeek.com/7368/samsung-chg70-gaming-monitor-a-gigantic-upgrade-at-a-reasonable-price/

 

Carbon Copy Cloner 4: A Must Have Backup App for Your Mac

Simpler Interface and Many New Features

https://www.lifewire.com/carbon-copy-cloner-4-toms-mac-2259827

 

Speed up your Windows 10 by having fewer Desktop icons

https://winaero.com/blog/speed-up-your-windows-10-by-having-less-desktop-icons/

 

How to Back Up Any Folder With OneDrive (No Matter Where It Is)

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/backup-any-folder-onedrive/

 

Google says apps may scan Gmail accounts if they get user consent

Google has given a preview of what to expect at a congressional hearing next week when the privacy of internet users takes center stage.

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/google-says-apps-may-scan-gmail-accounts-if-they-get-n911546

 

How to Disable Fluent Design in Windows 10 Version 1809

Fluent Design is Microsoft’s major visual overhaul now being rolled out to Windows 10, and the most recent feature updates have one by one brought such improvements to computers running the latest operating system.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/how-to-disable-fluent-design-in-windows-10-version-1809-522756.shtml

 

Find & Change Weak Reused Passwords to Stronger Ones More Easily in iOS 12

https://ios.gadgethacks.com/how-to/find-change-weak-reused-passwords-stronger-ones-more-easily-ios-12-0186593/

 

Heavily overclocked RTX 2080 Ti steals every 3DMark record

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/heavily-overclocked-rtx-2080-ti-134131423.html

 

EU targets Amazon in new antitrust investigations

Is the EU going for Amazon now it’s done with Google?

http://www.alphr.com/politics/1009935/eu-targets-amazon-in-new-antitrust-investigations

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Fri 1392 9/21/2018

France Bans Smartphones in Schools Through 9th Grade. Will It Help Students?

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/20/world/europe/france-smartphones-schools.html?emc=edit_th_180921&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=496806370921

 

7 strategies to keep your phone from taking over your life

We’re distracted like never before — and our phones are probably the biggest culprit. But there is a way you can live with one and still get things done. Productivity expert Chris Bailey shares what worked for him.

https://ideas.ted.com/7-strategies-to-keep-your-phone-from-taking-over-your-life/

 

The best laptop deals for September 2018

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/play-5-best-laptop-deals-195729148.html

 

How to Rename Files in Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/rename-files-in-linux/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=24082018

 

How to Automate Screenshot Exfiltration from a Backdoored MacBook

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/hacking-macos-automate-screenshot-exfiltration-from-backdoored-macbook-0186598/

 

Simple but extremely effective: Inside the world's most prolific mobile banking malware

Asacub trojan has quietly been going about its business for years, stealing funds from hundreds of thousands of victims - but it can also be easily avoided.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/simple-but-extremely-effective-inside-the-worlds-most-prolific-mobile-banking-malware/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

3 Ways to Reduce the Size of a Microsoft Word Document

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/reduce-size-microsoft-word-document/

 

Smashing Security #093: Abandoned domains and dating app dangers

INDUSTRY VETERANS, CHATTING ABOUT COMPUTER SECURITY AND ONLINE PRIVACY.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/smashing-security-093-abandoned-domains-and-dating-app-dangers/

 

Microsoft Acknowledges New Windows Zero-Day Flaw

https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/169007/microsoft-acknowledges-new-windows-zero-day-flaw?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--rrRiIE8RS_nd-3W6H9zHGmDCdVm4PyPm8ebPG-m7HcJjKMWTZnb3BOA-zNN1fHz00VBgkBoH1UKrxFwdSZukE0YYLZw&_hsmi=65573567

 

File Joiner

Combine multiple files into one and merge 001 files back into the original with help from this intuitive and install-free application

https://www.softpedia.com/get/PORTABLE-SOFTWARE/System/File-management/File-Joiner-IgorWare.shtml

 

Kraken Cryptor Ransomware Masquerading as SuperAntiSpyware Security Program

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/kraken-cryptor-ransomware-masquerading-as-superantispyware-security-program/

 

Best Graphic Design Tools and Software for beginners

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/best-graphic-design-tools

 

How to defrag a Mac? — Do Macs need defragmentation?

https://macpaw.com/how-to/how-to-defrag-mac

 

Yes, Apple will pay you to recycle your old iPhone

https://www.yahoo.com/news/yes-apple-pay-recycle-old-145447864.html

 

How to Disable USB Ports in Windows 10

https://www.maketecheasier.com/disable-usb-ports-windows10/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=24082018

 

The 5 Best Two-Factor Authentication Apps for iPhone & Android

https://smartphones.gadgethacks.com/how-to/5-best-two-factor-authentication-apps-for-iphone-android-0186751/

 

At 2 lbs, Acer's new Swift 5 is the world's lightest 15-inch notebook

Acer's sleek, light Swift 5 holds 10 hours of battery life to keep business pros productive all day. Here are the other specs.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/at-2-lbs-acers-new-swift-5-is-the-worlds-lightest-15-inch-notebook/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

7 iPhone-Only Features You Can Get on Android Right Now

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/iphone-features-on-android/

 

OCR software firm ABBYY leaks 203,000 customer documents in MongoDB server snafu

https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/security-data-protection/ocr-abbyy-leaks-customer-mongodb-server-snafu/#new_tab

 

Google Announces Much-Needed Wear OS Revamp

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/168997/google-announces-much-needed-wear-os-revamp?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--rrRiIE8RS_nd-3W6H9zHGmDCdVm4PyPm8ebPG-m7HcJjKMWTZnb3BOA-zNN1fHz00VBgkBoH1UKrxFwdSZukE0YYLZw&_hsmi=65573567

 

Advanced Codecs for Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10

Contains nearly all known codecs that are specially optimized for Windows 7, 8 and 10 in order to fully enjoy your favorite movies and music

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Multimedia/Video/Codec-Packs-Video-Codecs/Win7codecs.shtml

 

Cold-Boot Attack Steals Passwords In Under Two Minutes

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/cold-boot-attack-steals-passwords-in-under-two-minutes/

 

We couldn’t install Windows 10 0x8007002C – 0x400D

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/we-couldnt-install-windows-10-0x8007002c-0x400d

 

How to Speed up Mac? — 15 Steps to Improve MacBook Performance

https://macpaw.com/how-to/speed-up-mac

 

Qualcomm, Apple kick off second trial seeking iPhone import ban

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/qualcomm-apple-kick-off-second-trial-seeking-iphone-175205001--finance.html

 

Why Mouse DPI Matters in Gaming

https://www.maketecheasier.com/mouse-dpi-matters-in-gaming/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=25082018

 

Abuse Session Management with OWASP ZAP

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/abuse-session-management-with-owasp-zap-0186505/

 

Windows 10 April 2018 Update: How to change camera and microphone privacy settings

This tutorial shows you how to access camera and microphone privacy settings after the Microsoft Windows 10 April 2018 Update.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/windows-10-april-2018-update-how-to-change-camera-and-microphone-privacy-settings/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Post on Instagram From Your PC or Mac

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-to-post-on-instagram-from-pc-mac/

 

Instagram finally supports third-party authentication apps for greater account security

TURN IT ON.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/instagram-finally-supports-third-party-2fa-apps-for-greater-account-security/

 

Android Messages Gets a Material Design Refresh Overhaul

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/android/169049/android-messages-gets-a-material-design-refresh-overhaul?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--rrRiIE8RS_nd-3W6H9zHGmDCdVm4PyPm8ebPG-m7HcJjKMWTZnb3BOA-zNN1fHz00VBgkBoH1UKrxFwdSZukE0YYLZw&_hsmi=65573567

 

14 Million Records Exposed by GovPayNet Through Unprotected Receipt System

Indianapolis-based GovPayNet, a private company which provides online payment services to more than 2,300 US government agencies across 35 states, leaked around 14 million records containing receipt data since 2012.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/14-million-records-exposed-by-govpaynet-through-unprotected-receipt-system-522762.shtml

 

Windows 10 Test Halts Competing Browser Installs, Suggests Edge Instead

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/windows-10-test-halts-competing-browser-installs-suggests-edge-instead/

 

Fix High CPU usage by IAStorDataSvc on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/high-cpu-usage-by-iastordatasvc

 

How to Clean Up Mac? — 10 Steps to Clean MacBook

https://macpaw.com/how-to/clean-up-mac

 

The company behind the $530 smartphone that's as good as the iPhone will release its first-ever TV

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/company-behind-530-smartphone-apos-230000745.html

 

How to Use Google Chrome in Kodi to Access Your Streaming Services

https://www.maketecheasier.com/launch-chrome-inside-kodi/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=25082018

 

Use Google Lens to Translate Text from Books, Websites & More in Google Photos

https://android.gadgethacks.com/how-to/use-google-lens-translate-text-from-books-websites-more-google-photos-0186664/

 

Three running total expressions for Excel

Adding a running total to a data set is easy, and you decide how to implement it.

https://www.techrepublic.com/blog/microsoft-office/three-running-total-expressions-for-excel/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Get Started With Windows 10 Sticky Notes in Under 5 Minutes

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/windows-10-sticky-notes/

 

Hackers faked Cosmos backend to hoodwink bank out of $13.5m

Researchers dissect methods behind Indian cyber-heist

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/08/29/cosmo_bank_cyberheist/

 

A Cortana Powered Thermostat – What The Tech Ep. 410

https://www.thurrott.com/podcasts/what-the-tech/169269/a-cortana-powered-thermostat-what-the-tech-ep-410?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--rrRiIE8RS_nd-3W6H9zHGmDCdVm4PyPm8ebPG-m7HcJjKMWTZnb3BOA-zNN1fHz00VBgkBoH1UKrxFwdSZukE0YYLZw&_hsmi=65573567

 

Carmakers Adopt Google Maps, TomTom's Shares Nosedive

According to a Reuters report, TomTom's shares crashed after the Renault–Nissan–Mitsubishi Alliance, decided to adopt Google Maps as the navigation solution in their future car models.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/carmakers-adopt-google-maps-tomtom-s-shares-nosedive-522761.shtml

 

Malicious Kodi Add-ons Install Windows & Linux Coin Mining Trojans

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/malicious-kodi-add-ons-install-windows-and-linux-coin-mining-trojans/

 

Fix UNEXPECTED STORE EXCEPTION error on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/unexpected-store-exception-error

 

How to Disable Startup Programs on Windows 10? — Change or Turn Off Autorun Apps

https://macpaw.com/how-to/disable-autorun-apps

 

Amazon is taking on TiVo with a new Fire TV DVR that can record live broadcasts

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/amazon-taking-tivo-fire-tv-182700465.html

 

UPGRADING the iMac Pro!?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WvvBh3CIoWc

 

Why Being Lazy Is Actually Good For You

http://time.com/5379422/why-being-lazy-is-actually-good-for-you/

 

4 Free Virtualization Software for Windows 10

https://www.maketecheasier.com/4-free-virtualization-software-solutions-for-windows/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=25082018

 

Air Canada app data breach involves passport numbers

https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-45349056

 

3 ways to boost your offline productivity by working across devices

https://products.office.com/en-us/business/articles/3-ways-to-boost-your-offline-productivity-by-working-across-devices?wt.mc_id=AID639765_QSG_PD_SCL_254693

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Thur 1391 9/20/2018

You can finally use Google Maps on Apple CarPlay with the latest iPhone update

Good news for Apple Maps haters

https://www.autoblog.com/2018/09/19/you-can-finally-use-google-maps-on-apple-carplay-with-the-latest/?ncid=edlinkusauto00000021&yptr=yahoo

 

Walmart takes $380 off the MacBook Air for a limited time

https://www.yahoo.com/news/walmart-takes-380-off-macbook-190549970.html

 

Hands-On with the HP EliteDisplay S14

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/166542/hands-hp-elitedisplay-s14?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--F_YG4X_C4yZKANb9zYj30sQMY3NI9M-RHDUbQ1MrnNj6TFqXB1jnlwjhlGKQH6GbZ21hEZdYqML920I_iitlsNK1VDg&_hsmi=65503773

 

10 common Windows 10 problems and how to fix them

How to fix 10 common Windows problems

 

Computer Beep Codes list and their meaning

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/computer-beep-codes-list

 

This might be Google's first Chrome OS tablet

The slate would also have a stealthy fingerprint reader.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/20/google-pixelbook-tablet-nocturne-image/?yptr=yahoo

 

9 Laptop Docking Stations for Turning a Notebook Into a Desktop

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-laptop-docking-station/

 

Top 5 smartphone photo tips

Often the only camera we have with us is the smartphone inside our pockets. Tom Merritt counts down the top five tips for taking better photos with your smartphone.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/top-5-smartphone-photo-tips/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Hackers have stolen details of two million T-Mobile US customers

NO SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS, PAYMENT CARD DATA, OR PASSWORDS INCLUDED IN THE HAUL.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/hackers-t-mobile-data/

 

That Apple wireless AirPod charging case is delayed, so Huawei is making one instead

https://bgr.com/2018/09/19/airpod-alternatives-huawei-mate-20-pro-release-date/

 

Hide Sensitive Files in Encrypted Containers on Your Linux System

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/hide-sensitive-files-encrypted-containers-your-linux-system-0186691/

 

Hacker Using MikroTik Routers to Eavesdrop on Internet Traffic

The hacker has been actively forwarding the network traffic from over 7,500 vulnerable MikroTik routers around the globe, but the attacker could do the same on another 239,000 routers, according to security researchers.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363526/hacker-using-mikrotik-routers-to-eavesdrop-on-internet-traff?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title

 

How to Play DVDs in Windows 10 for Free

https://www.maketecheasier.com/play-dvds-windows-10/

 

iOS 12: The best features of Apple's new software

https://www.yahoo.com/news/ios-12-best-features-apple-115104219.html

 

Tip: Bring the Pixel Launcher to Your Android Handset

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/android/166539/tip-bring-pixel-launcher-android-handset?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--F_YG4X_C4yZKANb9zYj30sQMY3NI9M-RHDUbQ1MrnNj6TFqXB1jnlwjhlGKQH6GbZ21hEZdYqML920I_iitlsNK1VDg&_hsmi=65503773

 

How to use Windows Task Manager

https://macpaw.com/how-to/use-windows-task-manager

 

How to add Safe Mode to Boot Menu options in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/add-safe-mode-to-boot-menu-options-in-windows-10

 

Ticketmaster caught enlisting pro scalpers for online resales (updated)

It's allegedly turning a blind eye to bots in the name of extra fees.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/19/ticketmaster-caught-enlisting-pro-scalpers/?yptr=yahoo

 

10 Free Photoshop Brushes and How to Install Them

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/free-photoshop-brushes-install/

 

Lenovo introduces five new Android tablets, starting at $70

Lenovo doubles down on the declining tablet market, with a bevy of new models that range from dirt cheap to a premium entertainment slate.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/lenovo-introduces-five-new-android-tablets-starting-at-70/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Google Warns Businesses of Government-backed Phishing Attacks

https://businessinsights.bitdefender.com/google-warns-businesses-government-backed-phishing-attacks#new_tab

 

AT&T is already dreaming up ways to milk 5G for every possible cent

https://bgr.com/2018/09/18/att-5g-launching-prices-vs-4g-lte/

 

Google Authenticator Is NOT the Best 2FA App Anymore

https://smartphones.gadgethacks.com/news/google-authenticator-is-not-best-2fa-app-anymore-0186776/

 

More Mac Apps Caught Stealing Your Browser History

Apps from 'Trend Micro, Inc' took data from Safari, Google Chrome, and Firefox, including your search history, and sent it to the developer's servers. Despite violating user privacy, the very popular apps were still allowed on the App Store by Apple.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363617/more-mac-apps-caught-stealing-your-browser-history?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title

 

How to View and Delete Diagnostic Data on Windows 10

https://www.maketecheasier.com/view-delete-windows10-diagnostic-data/

 

U.S. duties spare Apple gadgets but hit cloud industry

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/u-duties-spare-apple-gadgets-010913614.html

 

Sticky Notes 3 for Windows 10 Launches With Cross-Device Syncing, Dark Theme, More

https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/168695/sticky-notes-3-for-windows-10-launches-with-syncing-dark-theme-more?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_bTtS1FzpUs0OnP-JQfFbk93ETBJ_joZY9v9pyF52Y8oxobwfZP3Z81TLhdB8yGgvyfx4LBPy5ELlPKoaaskLeCJooXw&_hsmi=65538559

 

Windows PC won't turn on. What to do?

https://macpaw.com/how-to/windows-pc-wont-turn-on

 

Fix Netflix app not working on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/fix-netflix-app-not-working-on-windows-10

 

Google to Make News More Positive with 'Good News'

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10395/google-make-news-more-positive-good-news

 

How to Install Brushes in Procreate

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/install-brushes-procreate/

 

Raspberry Pi-sized NanoPi M4 packs 4 x USB 3.0, six-core CPU, and 4K playback into $65 Android board

The NanoPi M4 improves on many of the specs of the $35 Raspberry Pi but at $65 is almost double the price.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/raspberry-pi-sized-nanopi-m4-packs-4-x-usb-3-0-six-core-cpu-and-4k-video-playback-into-65-android/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Facebook pulls its VPN from the iOS App Store after data-harvesting accusations

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/facebook-pulls-its-vpn-from-the-ios-app-store-after-data-harvesting-accusations-20268.html#new_tab

 

The cool new AR measuring app Apple released in iOS 12 has some issues with accuracy

https://bgr.com/2018/09/20/ios-12-new-features-list-iphone-measure-app-nope/

 

How to Hack a MacBook with One Ruby Command

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/hacking-macos-hack-macbook-with-one-ruby-command-0186686/

 

How to Sell Your iPhone Safely

And for the most cash. Before you trade your iPhone 6, 7, or 8 in for whatever Apple reveals this week, here's how to get your old smartphone ready to sell.

https://www.pcmag.com/feature/301639/how-to-sell-your-iphone-safely?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title

 

How to Fix Windows MBR from Ubuntu

https://www.maketecheasier.com/fix-windows-mbr-from-ubuntu/

 

Google apologizes for accidentally changing settings on some people's smartphones without their knowledge or consent

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/google-apologizes-accidentally-changing-settings-205334819.html

 

Acer Introduces World’s Lightest 15-inch Laptop, New Chromebook, More

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/169048/acer-introduces-worlds-lightest-15-inch-laptop-new-chromebook-more?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_bTtS1FzpUs0OnP-JQfFbk93ETBJ_joZY9v9pyF52Y8oxobwfZP3Z81TLhdB8yGgvyfx4LBPy5ELlPKoaaskLeCJooXw&_hsmi=65538559

 

How to use an Xbox 360 controller on your Mac

https://macpaw.com/how-to/use-xbox-controller-on-mac

 

How to edit Registry for another User in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/edit-registry-another-user-windows-10

 

Google Warns: Major Security Flaw in Fortnite Game

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10397/google-warns-major-security-flaw-fortnite-game

 

How to Always Run Apps as Administrator on Windows

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/always-run-apps-administrator-windows/

 

McAfee Researchers Exploit Smart Plug to attack Smart TV!

https://securityledger.com/2018/08/researchers-exploit-smart-plug-to-attack-smart-tv/

 

Working with Windows Timeline: Revisit and retrieve activities on multiple devices

Windows 10's Timeline is a way of making it faster and easier to go back in time--not just on your PC, but (eventually) on any device connected to it via the Microsoft Graph.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/working-with-windows-timeline-revisit-and-retrieve-activities-on-multiple-devices/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Roost Smart Battery (2nd Generation) review: Well worth the extra money

The one-time higher price tag buys peace of mind when you’re away from home.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3303461/batteries/roost-smart-battery-2nd-generation-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-09-06&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Best%20of%20TechHive%20%202018-09-06&utm_term=techhive_bestof_html

 

Automatically Turn on Low Power Mode During 'Do Not Disturb' to Save Battery

https://ios.gadgethacks.com/how-to/automatically-turn-low-power-mode-during-do-not-disturb-save-battery-0186752/

 

Tor Browser Has a Flaw That Governments May Have Exploited

A cyber arms dealer called Zerodium tweeted out details of the vulnerability, which can let a website run malicious Javascript code over the browser. Fortunately, the new Tor version 8.0 is free of the flaw.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363656/tor-browser-has-a-flaw-that-governments-may-have-exploited?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title

 

5 of the Best HDMI Switches to Connect Multiple Devices to Your TV

https://www.maketecheasier.com/best-hdmi-switches/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=24082018

 

5G may spur the return of smartphones locked to specific carriers

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/5g-may-spur-return-smartphones-004530454.html

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What This Apple Supplier Told Us About the 2019 iPhones

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-supplier-told-us-2019-220000701.html

 

Email scams - the simpler they are the more people fall for them

https://www.komando.com/columns/484646/email-scams-the-simpler-they-are-the-more-people-fall-for-them

 

How to Use and Configure Screen Time on Your iPhone or iPad

https://www.howtogeek.com/358204/how-to-use-and-configure-screen-time-on-your-iphone-or-ipad/

 

Switching between Windows PC and Mac: tips and tricks

https://macpaw.com/how-to/switch-between-windows-mac

 

How to Track How Long You’ve Spent Editing a Microsoft Word Document

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/track-time-editing-microsoft-word-document/

 

Take quality screenshots and videos with NexShot

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/take-quality-screenshots-videos-nexshot

 

'ShutUp10' Simplifies Windows 10 Privacy Settings

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10402/shutup10-simplifies-windows-10-privacy-settings

 

Google Kills 39 YouTube Channels Over Suspected Ties to Iran

Google claims the YouTube channels were actually part of a covert Iranian-backed operation to spread propaganda to US viewers. Two days ago, Facebook and Twitter also shut down hundreds of fake accounts and pages allegedly tied to the same Iranian group.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363303/google-kills-39-youtube-channels-over-suspected-ties-to-iran

 

MoviePass competitor Sinemia launches unlimited plan

https://techcrunch.com/2018/09/17/moviepass-competitor-sinemia-launches-unlimited-plan/?yptr=yahoo

 

Disk Cleanup legacy tool no longer supported on Windows 10

Windows 10 retires its Disk Cleanup tool for Storage sense starting with October 2018 Update.

https://pureinfotech.com/disk-cleanup-deprecated-windows-10/

 

How to Fix Wi-Fi Not Working Issue in Windows 10

https://www.maketecheasier.com/fix-wifi-not-working-windows10/

 

Disable iOS Software Update Notifications on Your iPhone — With or Without a Jailbreak

https://ios.gadgethacks.com/how-to/disable-ios-software-update-notifications-your-iphone-with-without-jailbreak-0186702/

 

How to: Turn a Raspberry Pi into a VPN server

A guide to building an encrypted connection to your home network from anywhere.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/feature/how-to-turn-a-raspberry-pi-into-a-vpn-server-492097

 

Here’s how to use Apple’s augmented reality Measure app in iOS 12

https://www.yahoo.com/news/apple-augmented-reality-measure-app-191520763.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_08

 

Clean up your Facebook past with this free tool

https://www.komando.com/downloads/470570/fb-purity-cleans-up-your-social-media

 

How to Keep Your Windows PC and Apps Up to Date

https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/5529/how-to-keep-your-new-windows-7-computer-updated-and-secure/

 

How to fix Windows 10 slow boot

https://macpaw.com/how-to/fix-windows-10-slow-boot

 

Google Go Can Now Read Websites Out Loud

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/google-go-read-websites-out-loud/

 

Troubleshooting common Disk Management error messages

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/troubleshooting-common-disk-management-error-messages

 

Explained: VPN vs Proxy; What's the Difference?

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10405/explained-vpn-vs-proxy-whats-difference

 

How to Wipe Your Hard Drive

Planning to get rid of your PC? How can you make sure all the personal files on your hard drive are erased and unrecoverable?

https://www.pcmag.com/news/352549/how-to-wipe-your-hard-drive

 

Report sheds light on why the iPhone XR won’t launch until the end of October

https://bgr.com/2018/09/17/iphone-xr-delay-lcd-display-issues/

 

Weekly Digest: Windows 10 version 1809 and tech tips

In case you missed it, Microsoft releases more previews of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, September 2018 Patch Tuesday outs for supported versions, and more tips to get the most out of your PC.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-version-1809-tech-tips/

 

How to Manage and Organize Your Chrome Bookmarks

https://www.maketecheasier.com/keep-bookmarks-organized-chrome/

 

5 Easy Ways to Speed Up a Lagging Android Phone

https://android.gadgethacks.com/how-to/5-easy-ways-speed-up-lagging-android-phone-0186756/

 

Finally, the PC market is growing more stable

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/finally-the-pc-market-is-growing-more-stable-492243

 

Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones review: Goodbye, Bose

https://finance.yahoo.com/m/9db43e34-e615-377a-9f39-0c2af1a540b4/sony-wh-1000xm3-headphones.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_08

 

What I think about President Trump’s idea to regulate Google search results

https://www.komando.com/columns/483710/what-i-think-about-president-trumps-idea-to-regulate-google-search-results

 

How to Align a Table Horizontally in Microsoft Word

https://www.howtogeek.com/361854/how-to-align-a-table-horizontally-in-microsoft-word/

 

How to revive an old PC

https://macpaw.com/how-to/revive-old-pc

 

2 Ways to Add a Button to Your Raspberry Pi Project

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/add-button-raspberry-pi-project/

 

Eusing Cleaner is a free junk remover software for Windows PC

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/eusing-cleaner-review

 

Raspberry Pi tutorials

https://projects.raspberrypi.org/en/

 

Sony's AI-Enhanced Aibo Robot Dog Coming to the US

The Aibo First Litter Edition is Sony's most advanced robot dog yet, integrating subscription-based cloud processing to enable its artificial intelligence features. But it's pricey.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363288/sonys-ai-enhanced-aibo-robot-dog-coming-to-the-us

 

Steve Jobs licensed Amazon’s one-click patent for $1 million in one phone call

https://qz.com/1392502/steve-jobs-licensed-amazons-one-click-patent-for-1-million-in-one-phone-call/?yptr=yahoo

 

[Software Update] CCleaner 5.47 Now Available for Download

https://www.askvg.com/ccleaner-freeware-system-optimization-and-privacy-tool/

 

Facebook Teaming Up with NYU to Use AI to Have Faster MRI Exams

https://www.maketecheasier.com/facebook-nyu-ai-faster-mri-exams/

 

Discover Open Ports Using Metasploit's Built-in Port Scanner

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/discover-open-ports-using-metasploits-built-port-scanner-0186829/

 

Acer’s Chromebook Spin 15 is a big-screen convertible built for flexibility

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/acers-chromebook-spin-15-is-a-big-screen-convertible-built-for-flexibility-491720

 

Google apologizes for accidentally changing settings on some people's smartphones without their knowledge or consent

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/google-apologizes-accidentally-changing-settings-205334819.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_08

 

Best laptops under $500

https://www.komando.com/tips/479582/best-laptops-under-500

 

How to Make Your Own Philips Hue LightStrips for Cheap

https://www.howtogeek.com/361560/how-to-make-your-own-philips-hue-lightstrips-for-cheap/

 

Shutdown, sleep, or hibernate: what's the best for your PC?

https://macpaw.com/how-to/shutdown-sleep-hibernate-pc

 

What Is SIP? macOS System Integrity Protection Explained

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/what-is-sip-macos/

 

Organize Outlook.com inbox with Archive, Sweep, and Move tools

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/archive-sweep-and-move-tools-outlook-com

 

PC Market Could Shrink 5-7 Percent in Q4 2018 Thanks to Intel CPU Shortage

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/277071-the-pc-market-could-shrink-5-7-percent-in-q4-2018-due-to-intel-cpu-shortage?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Spotify vs. Apple Music: Which Streaming Service Is Winning?

Apple Music has steadily grown in subscribers over the past three years; even so, the gap between the music streaming services has widened as Spotify pulls away.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363296/spotify-vs-apple-music-which-streaming-service-is-winning

 

NVIDIA's new flagship video card is delayed by a week

The GeForce RTX 2080 Ti will now be available on September 27th.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/17/nvidia-geforce-rtx-2080-ti-new-availability-date/?yptr=yahoo

 

[Tip] Enable / Disable “Mozilla Firefox Restarts With Windows” Feature

https://www.askvg.com/tip-enable-disable-mozilla-firefox-restarts-with-windows-feature/

 

Keep Your Cars Safe with Momentum Wi-Fi Garage Door Opener Controller, $20 Off

https://www.maketecheasier.com/momentum-wi-fi-garage-door-opener-controller-deals/

 

How to Spread Trojans & Pivot to Other Mac Computers

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/hacking-macos-spread-trojans-pivot-other-mac-computers-0186632/

 

The Mini PC is a 5-inch Windows 10 touchscreen device small enough to slip into a pocket

Pocket to ’em.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/the-mini-pc-is-a-5-inch-windows-10-touchscreen-device-small-enough-to-slip-into-a-pocket-492008

 

Useful iOS 12 tips and tricks

https://www.yahoo.com/news/useful-ios-12-tips-tricks-191548942.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_08

 

Fix common Windows errors with a single click

https://www.komando.com/downloads/295509/fix-common-windows-errors-with-a-single-click

 

Facebook Bans Personality App, Suspends 400 Others

Facebook temporarily suspended over 400 apps over concerns they may have mishandled users' personal data. It also banned one such app, myPersonality, for refusing to undergo an audit. But the creator of myPersonality rejects Facebook's accusations on data misuse.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363291/facebook-bans-personality-app-suspends-400-others

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Windows 10 Gets SMS, Seamless Photo Sharing via Phone

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10410/windows-10-gets-sms-seamless-photo-sharing-phone

 

It's become very clear that the future of Apple is the Apple Watch

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apos-become-very-clear-future-120000524.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_08

 

The case for combining live TV streaming services

Mixing YouTube TV with Philo? Or Hulu's live TV service with AT&T Watch? It's not as crazy as it seems.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3305538/streaming-services/the-case-for-combining-live-tv-streaming-services.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-09-13

 

How to: Build a Raspberry Pi security camera

Build your own cut-price surveillance equipment.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/feature/how-to-build-a-raspberry-pi-security-camera-492994

 

Windows 10 Now Warns Users Not to Install Chrome or Firefox

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/276871-windows-10-now-warns-users-not-to-install-chrome-firefox?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

How to organize files and folders on Windows PC

https://macpaw.com/how-to/organize-computer-files

 

How to use Snap Assist In Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/use-snap-assist-windows-10

 

Chrome gains fingerprint authentication on Android and Mac

A new "shape identification" feature can also spot faces and more in web images.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/14/chrome-70-fingerprint-authentication-android-mac/?yptr=yahoo

 

Windows Systems Vulnerable to FragmentSmack, 90s-Like DoS Bug

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/windows-systems-vulnerable-to-fragmentsmack-90s-like-dos-bug/

 

12 Places to Find Free Adobe Illustrator Templates

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/free-adobe-illustrator-templates/

 

What Happens to My Wi-Fi Cam If the Internet Goes Out?

https://www.howtogeek.com/361997/what-happens-to-my-wi-fi-cam-if-the-internet-goes-out/

 

Modem, Router, and Access Point: What's the Difference?

Do you know the difference between, say, a switch and a hub? Keeping straight the devices that help you access the internet is no small feat. This guide explains it all.

https://www.pcmag.com/feature/363126/modem-router-and-access-point-what-s-the-difference

 

Model Ashley Graham Struts Through Augmented Reality via 3D Capture by the New York Times

https://mobile-ar.reality.news/news/model-ashley-graham-struts-through-augmented-reality-via-3d-capture-by-new-york-times-0186969/

 

No games will support ray tracing when Nvidia RTX graphics cards launch

https://www.yahoo.com/news/no-games-support-ray-tracing-170958127.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_08

 

Billie Jean in-ear headphone review: Audiophile performance on a mainstream budget

The partnership between Astell&Kern and Jerry Harvey Audio delivers an affordable winner.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3300858/headphones/billie-jean-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-09-13

 

Vaio laptops are coming back, but Sony’s still not involved

After withdrawing to Japanese-only market, the brilliantly stylish Vaio laptop range is on its way out.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/vaio-laptops-are-coming-back-but-sonys-still-not-involved-492992

 

New Nvidia Data Suggests RTX 2080 Only Modestly Faster Than GTX 1080 Ti

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/gaming/277001-new-nvidia-data-suggests-rtx-2080-only-modestly-faster-than-gtx-1080-ti?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Is your Mac compatible with macOS Mojave?

https://macpaw.com/how-to/macos-mojave-system-requirements

 

SimpleWall is a simple tool to block applications from using the Internet

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/simplewall-block-applications-from-using-internet

 

Vizio's Dolby Atmos home theater speakers arrive starting at $500

Vertical Dolby Atmos sound has a price, even for Vizio.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/18/vizio-dolby-atmos-home-theater-available/?yptr=yahoo

 

Fallout Exploit Kit Pushing the SAVEfiles Ransomware

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/fallout-exploit-kit-pushing-the-savefiles-ransomware/

 

The Best Ultrabooks for Lightening Your Load

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-ultrabooks/

 

All the Ways Windows 10 Works With Android or iPhone

https://www.howtogeek.com/361418/all-the-ways-windows-10-works-with-your-android-or-iphone/

 

Philips Hue Play, Signe Can Flood Your Walls With Colorful Light

Unveiled Monday, the Philips Hue Play light bar and Signe table and floor lamps can bring a pop of color to your walls. Connect it to the Philips Hue Bridge and app to select from 16 million different colors for it to shine.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363213/philips-hue-play-signe-can-flood-your-walls-with-colorful-l

 

Former Apple iPhone Engineer Explains Why He Thinks Augmented Reality Is the Future of Mobile

https://next.reality.news/news/former-apple-iphone-engineer-explains-why-he-thinks-augmented-reality-is-future-mobile-0186913/

 

Don't buy any of the new iPhones announced this week until you've downloaded iOS 12 to your current iPhone 

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/don-apos-t-buy-iphones-163358729.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_08

 

Amped Wireless Smart Strip review: Most effective when it's paired with an Amazon Echo or Google Home

You can control its three outlets and two USB ports independently, but its app has weak timer features and no scene-control functions.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3305323/consumer-electronics/amped-wireless-smart-strip-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-09-13

 

Qualcomm unveils the Snapdragon 850: a mobile chip for Windows PCs

This one is just for Windows…

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/qualcomm-unveils-the-snapdragon-850-a-mobile-chip-for-windows-pcs-492854

 

Apple Just Killed the Best, Most Affordable iPhone It Ever Built

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/mobile/276890-apple-just-killed-the-best-most-affordable-iphone-it-ever-built?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Get the most from screenshots on your Mac

https://macpaw.com/how-to/take-screenshot-on-mac

 

Fix Chrome high disk usage in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/chrome-high-disk-usage-in-windows-10

 

Firefox brings the thrills of web browsing to VR

Firefox Reality is designed from the start for headset browsing.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/18/firefox-reality-browser-available/?yptr=yahoo

 

CCleaner Disregarding Settings and Forcing Update to Latest 5.46 Version

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/software/ccleaner-disregarding-settings-and-forcing-update-to-latest-546-version/

 

10 Hidden Features of Microsoft Outlook That Are Rarely Used

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/hidden-features-microsoft-outlook/

 

5 macOS Features That Microsoft Should Ruthlessly Steal

https://www.howtogeek.com/361688/5-macos-features-that-microsoft-should-ruthlessly-steal

 

22 States Ask Court to Restore Net Neutrality Regulations

Attorneys general from 22 states, led by New York AG Barbara Underwood, filed a new brief in an ongoing lawsuit to reverse the FCC's net neutrality rollback.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363246/22-states-ask-court-to-restore-net-neutrality-regulations

 

Exploit Remote File Inclusion to Get a Shell

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/exploit-remote-file-inclusion-get-shell-0187006/

 

iOS 12 Is Now Available — 12 Reasons to Upgrade Your Devices, Stat

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/ios-12-now-available-12-184600796.html

 

VAVA Home Cam review: This crowd-funded camera delivers solid security

Customizable motion detection and a 12-month rechargeable battery are this indoor/outdoor camera's strengths.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3300476/security-cameras/vava-home-cam-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-09-13

 

How to: Keep a laptop secure when you're on the go

Strong passwords aside, we take a look at the best, and cheapest, tools available for protecting your files.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/feature/how-to-keep-a-laptop-secure-when-youre-on-the-go-492728

 

Blackmore Is Betting the Rest Of the Lidar Industry Has It All Wrong

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/extreme/275954-blackmore-is-betting-the-rest-of-the-lidar-industry-has-it-all-wrong?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

How to make a recording of your Mac’s screen

https://macpaw.com/how-to/record-screen-on-mac

 

How to skip Security Questions when setting up Local User Account in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/skip-security-questions-setting-local-account-windows-10

 

Google's 'Family Link' parental controls expands to teens

It's also rolling out to most countries.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/18/google-family-link-teens/?yptr=yahoo

 

Microsoft Office 365 Customers Get Protection Against Malicious Macros

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/microsoft-office-365-customers-get-protection-against-malicious-macros/

 

How to Download All the Data LinkedIn Has About You

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/download-data-linkedin/

 

7 Windows Features That Apple Should Ruthlessly Steal

https://www.howtogeek.com/362210/7-windows-features-that-apple-should-ruthlessly-steal/

 

Most Teens Worry They Spend Too Much Time on Their Phones

The Pew Research Center finds that 54 percent of teens ages 13 through 17 worry they spend too much time on their mobile phones; 52 percent have already cut back.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363275/most-teens-worry-they-spent-too-much-time-on-their-phones

 

How to Perform Situational Awareness Attacks, Part 1 (Using System_Profiler & ARP)

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/hacking-macos-perform-situational-awareness-attacks-part-1-using-system-profiler-arp-0186422/

 

Here are the iPads and iPhones that support Apple’s iOS 12

https://www.yahoo.com/news/ipads-iphones-getting-apple-latest-191534393.html

 

Best Laptops for Students.. and anyone on a budget

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IE-LpLibsLA

 

Best surge protector: Reviews and buying advice

Far better than ordinary power strips, these products will protect your expensive electronics from dangerous power spikes. We'll help you pick the right one for your home or small office.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3172540/computers-accessories/best-surge-protector.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-09-13

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The Gmail Offline Chrome app will disappear after December 3rd

The new Gmail UI has offline support built-in with PWA.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/15/gmail-offline-app-chrome/?yptr=yahoo

 

This orange puck keeps you online in any country, with one hidden catch

https://www.yahoo.com/news/orange-puck-keeps-online-country-201536195.html

 

All the Best Microsoft Excel Keyboard Shortcuts

https://www.howtogeek.com/361582/all-the-best-microsoft-excel-keyboard-shortcuts/

 

Nvidia Will Keep Pascal GPUs on Store Shelves After RTX Launches

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/276789-nvidia-will-keep-pascal-gpus-on-store-shelves-after-rtx-launches?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Cobalt Hacking Group Tests Banks In Russia and Romania

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/cobalt-hacking-group-tests-banks-in-russia-and-romania/

 

Check if Your Apps Are Targeting Oreo

https://android.gadgethacks.com/how-to/check-if-your-apps-are-targeting-oreo-0186967/

 

Sign and Encrypt files using OpenPGP certificates with Kleopatra

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/sign-and-encrypt-files-kleopatra

 

Gmail’s Confidential Mode Isn’t

Gmail offers a "confidential mode". It is and it isn't; learn how it works before you use it.

https://askleo.com/gmails-confidential-mode-isnt/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=IjGoLsuywpdfbL

 

How to turn off iCloud backup on your Mac or iPhone

https://macpaw.com/how-to/delete-backups-on-mac

 

What Is 5G?

AT&T, Verizon, and other carriers will start to launch 5G networks this year. But what exactly is 5G, and how fast is it compared with 4G? Here's what we know so far.

https://www.pcmag.com/article/345387/what-is-5g

 

3 of the Best Firewall Apps for Android in 2018

https://www.maketecheasier.com/best-firewall-apps-android/

 

This powerhouse laptop can take up to 128GB of RAM

The Lenovo ThinkPad 52 laptop is capable of VR content creation on the go.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/this-powerhouse-laptop-can-take-up-to-128gb-of-ram-494024

 

Mozilla Firefox 63 Web Browser Enters Beta with Linux and macOS Improvements

Now that Mozilla promoted the Firefox 62 web browser to the stable channel for Linux, Windows, Mac, and Andriod users, it kicked off the development of the next major release, Firefox 63.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/mozilla-firefox-63-web-browser-enters-beta-with-linux-and-macos-improvements-522542.shtml

 

The 7 Hottest Snapchat Streak Tips for Beginners

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/snapchat-streak-tips/

 

Apple's $1,000 iPhones are turning it into a luxury brand — and it could lose a whole generation of customers 

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-apos-1-000-iphones-120000035.html

 

Facebook Kills Friend List Feeds, The Best Feature Ever Stolen From Google+

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/facebook-kills-friend-list-feeds-the-best-feature-ever-stolen-from-google/

 

Adobe Piles on New Audio, Video Features in Creative Cloud

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/276749-adobe-piles-on-new-audio-video-features-in-creative-cloud?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Unsophisticated Android Spyware Monitors Device Sensors

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/unsophisticated-android-spyware-monitors-device-sensors/

 

Create Your Own Gesture Controls with the Microsoft Launcher

https://android.gadgethacks.com/how-to/create-your-own-gesture-controls-with-microsoft-launcher-0186856/

 

Display Fusion lets you easily manage multiple monitors

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/display-fusion-lets-easily-manage-multiple-monitors

 

Why Is There so Much Spam?

Even though most of us might never fall for it, the reason there's so much spam is simple: spam works.

https://askleo.com/why_is_there_so_much_spam/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=IjGoLsuywpdfbL

 

Track a stolen MacBook with the Find My Mac utility

https://macpaw.com/how-to/find-my-mac

 

Do Kids Need New Phones for Back to School? Most Parents Say No

In a recent survey of 2,500 US consumers, we found that 64 percent of parents don't believe their children need new smartphones for the upcoming school year.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363171/do-kids-need-a-smartphone-at-school-majority-of-parents-say

 

How to Easily Create a Linux Live USB in macOS

https://www.maketecheasier.com/create-linux-live-usb-in-mac/

 

How to build a Raspberry Pi-powered robot

Want to create your own tiny PiBot? Here's how

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/how-to-build-a-raspberry-pi-powered-robot-493823

 

Firefox 62 for Android Improves Scrolling Performance and the Loading of Pages

Mozilla launched the Firefox 62 web browser for desktop users on Windows, Linux, and Mac platforms, and it also updated the Firefox for Android mobile web browser with new features and improvements.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/firefox-62-for-android-improves-scrolling-performance-and-the-loading-of-pages-522540.shtml

 

What Is the Best Smart TV Operating System?

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-smart-tv-operating-system/

 

Verizon's ultrafast 5G home internet service will begin rolling out October 1 and offer download speeds 10 times as fast as the US average

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/verizon-apos-ultra-fast-5g-134728417.html

 

The Best Samsung Galaxy Features You’re Probably Not Using

https://www.howtogeek.com/361885/the-best-samsung-galaxy-features-youre-probably-not-using/

 

4 New AMD Ryzen CPUs Target Lower Power, Higher Performance

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/276732-amd-launches-ryzen-2700e-2600e-2500x-2300x?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Mozilla Firefox Will Soon Block All Trackers by Default

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/software/mozilla-firefox-will-soon-block-all-trackers-by-default/

 

Set Up Two-Factor Authentication for Your Accounts Using Authy & Other 2FA Apps

https://smartphones.gadgethacks.com/how-to/set-up-two-factor-authentication-for-your-accounts-using-authy-other-2fa-apps-0186918/

 

Optimize and speed up your SSD drive using Tweak-SSD for Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/optimizer-ssd-drive-using-tweak-ssd

 

Can I Convert an External USB Hard Drive into an Internal One?

External hard drives are handy and portable, but occasionally, it might be nice to move all that storage into your PC. You probably can.

https://askleo.com/can-i-convert-an-external-usb-hard-drive-into-an-internal-one/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=IjGoLsuywpdfbL

 

Find your iPhone backup location and manage your folders

https://macpaw.com/how-to/iphone-backup-location

 

These Tags Convert Just About Anything Into a Smart Device

https://www.geek.com/tech/these-tags-convert-just-about-anything-into-a-smart-device-1749510/

 

How to Fix a Blurry Photo

https://www.maketecheasier.com/fix-blurry-photo/

 

How-to: Speed up your laptop

Does your ageing laptop need a boost? Here are ten software tweaks and hardware upgrades that will give your computer a new lease of life.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/feature/how-to-speed-up-your-laptop-493488

 

First Samsung Phone with Fingerprint Sensor in the Screen Just Around the Corner

Samsung is one of the companies committed to bringing fingerprint sensors into the screen of its phones, and by the looks of things, the first product launch is just around the corner.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/first-samsung-phone-with-fingerprint-sensor-in-the-screen-just-around-the-corner-522527.shtml

 

7 Ways to Customize Cortana in Windows 10

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/customize-cortana-windows/

 

Apple is finally making phones that look good again

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-finally-making-phones-look-211348102.html

 

What’s New in Windows 10’s October 2018 Update

https://www.howtogeek.com/353165/whats-new-in-windows-10s-redstone-5-update-available-fall-2018/

 

Report Claims Intel Core i9-9900K Will Finally Use Solder

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/275555-report-claims-intel-core-i9-9900k-will-finally-use-solder?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

New CSS Attack Restarts an iPhone or Freezes a Mac

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/new-css-attack-restarts-an-iphone-or-freezes-a-mac/

 

Get Circular App Icons & Folders on Your iPhone's Home Screen & Ditch Those Default Rounded Squares

https://ios.gadgethacks.com/how-to/get-circular-app-icons-folders-your-iphones-home-screen-ditch-those-default-rounded-squares-0186803/

 

Fix Game Stuttering with FPS drops in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/game-stuttering-with-fps-drops

 

A new CSS-based web attack will crash and restart your iPhone

https://techcrunch.com/2018/09/15/a-new-css-based-web-attack-will-crash-and-restart-your-iphone/?yptr=yahoo

 

Find out how to connect your MacBook to a TV

https://macpaw.com/how-to/connect-macbook-to-tv

 

Amid Blocks, Bans, and Criticism, Dorsey Mulls a Twitter Redesign

As CEO Jack Dorsey continues to defend Twitter while considering major changes to how it works, it hands down a week-long ban against Infowars host Alex Jones.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/363162/amid-blocks-bans-and-criticism-dorsey-mulls-a-twitter-red

 

Do Blue Light Filtering Apps Really Work?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/do-blue-light-filtering-apps-really-work/

 

Sharp to acquire Toshiba's PC business

Sharp will use parent company Foxconn's manufacturing expertise to produce the PCs at a lower cost

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/sharp-to-acquire-toshibas-pc-business-493482

 

Microsoft Announces September 2018 Office 2016 for Mac Update

Microsoft has started testing the September 2018 update for Office 2016 for Mac, and participants in the Office Insider program are the first ones to get them.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/microsoft-announces-september-2018-office-2016-for-mac-update-522525.shtml

 

3 Ways to Edit the boot/config.txt File on Raspberry Pi

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/edit-boot-config-file-raspberry-pi/

 

The company behind the $530 smartphone that's as good as the iPhone will release its first-ever TV

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/company-behind-530-smartphone-apos-230000745.html

 

How to Find and Delete Large Files on Your Mac

https://www.howtogeek.com/361957/how-to-find-and-delete-large-files-on-your-mac/

 

TP-Link’s most popular gigabit router is only $50 right now on Amazon

https://bgr.com/2018/09/16/best-selling-wifi-router-on-amazon-tp-link-gigabit/

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How to connect remotely with Chrome Remote Desktop

Start at https://remotedesktop.google.com to configure your Windows, macOS, or Linux system for long-term or single-use remote access with Chrome Remote Desktop.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-connect-remotely-with-chrome-remote-desktop/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to switch between open apps in Android Pie with a gesture

Jack Wallen shows you an even more efficient way of opening recent apps on Android Pie.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-switch-between-open-apps-in-android-pie-with-a-gesture/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Why People Complaining Apple Doesn't Innovate Are So Wrong

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/why-people-complaining-apple-doesn-133322881.html

 

DeepLocker: The Demonstration of AI-Based Malware

https://www.maketecheasier.com/deeplocker-ai-based-malware/

 

Apple's new MacBook Pro aims to solve keyboard dust issues

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/apples-new-macbook-pro-aims-to-solve-keyboard-dust-issues-498554

 

How to Get Verified on Instagram

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-to-get-verified-on-instagram/

 

3D Scanning App for iPhone Makes Capturing & Sharing AR Content as Easy as Taking a Picture

https://mobile-ar.reality.news/news/3d-scanning-app-for-iphone-makes-capturing-sharing-ar-content-as-easy-as-taking-picture-0187093/

 

Control what the extra Mouse buttons do, using Mouse Manager

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/control-extra-mouse-buttons-using-mouse-manager

 

Philips Reports Its Own Device For Nine Security Vulnerabilities

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/philips-reports-its-own-device-for-nine-security-vulnerabilities/

 

The Hacking of America

Political and technological disruption have fed off each other since the nation’s founding. Now they are dangerously out of whack.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/14/sunday-review/politics-disruption-media-technology.html?emc=edit_th_180916&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=496806370916

 

Android Users Can Now Send SMS Messages from Windows 10

Microsoft has released an update for the Your Phone app on Windows 10 that allows Android users to send text messages without even touching their mobile devices.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/android-users-can-now-send-sms-messages-from-windows-10-522564.shtml

 

How to Alphabetize Lists and Tables in Microsoft Word

https://www.howtogeek.com/361217/how-to-alphabetize-lists-and-tables-in-microsoft-word/

 

A checklist for buying an external hard drive for Mac

https://macpaw.com/how-to/external-hard-drive-for-macbook

 

Juiced Systems CruzHUB adapter review: A must-have for all Surface Laptop users

Juiced Systems' CruzHUB is a $75 must-have accessory for any and all Surface Laptop owners.

https://www.windowscentral.com/juiced-systems-cruzhub-surface-laptop

 

The next version of Apple's iPhone software, iOS 12, will be here September 17 — here are some of the biggest changes coming 

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/next-version-apple-apos-iphone-184846657.html

 

How to Get the Most Out of Your 5.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset

https://www.maketecheasier.com/get-most-surround-sound-gaming-headset/

 

New MacBook Pros announced by Apple but they're barely more than a refresh

A True Tone display, Core i9 configuration and voice-activation for Siri, this is the MacBook Pro for 2018.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/new-macbook-pros-announced-by-apple-but-theyre-barely-more-than-a-refresh-498004

 

The 9 Most Important Habits for Staying Safe and Secure Online

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/stay-safe-secure-online/

 

Turn the Sky into a Shared Canvas with This Fun Augmented Reality App

https://mobile-ar.reality.news/news/turn-sky-into-shared-canvas-with-fun-augmented-reality-app-0186974/

 

How to install Amazon’s Alexa on your Windows 10 PC

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/how-to-install-amazons-alexa-on-your-windows-10-pc

 

CCleaner 5.46 Released With Improved Privacy Options

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/ccleaner-546-released-with-improved-privacy-options/

 

Facebook and Twitter say they found Iran-based propaganda effort

The announcements add to a steady drumbeat of efforts by U.S. tech companies to detect and stop hacking attempts by suspected foreign agents.

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/facebook-says-it-found-iran-based-propaganda-effort-n902716

 

Made by Google Hardware Launch Event Announced on October 9th

The heavily leaked Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones from Google are supposed to make their first appearance as the main highlights during the Made by Google event officially announced on October 9th, at 8 AM PT/11 AM ET and will be held at the Spring Studios in New York, NY.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/made-by-google-hardware-launch-event-announced-on-october-9th-522558.shtml

 

Temporarily Disable Your Laptop Keyboard So You Can Clean All That Gunk Off

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/temporarily-disable-your-laptop-keyboard-so-you-can-clean-all-that-gunk-off/

 

Mac Terminal commands: Have fun with Mac’s least-known program

https://macpaw.com/how-to/cool-terminal-commands-on-mac

 

Hands-on with Microsoft's new digital assistants feature on Xbox One

You will soon be able to use your Cortana or Alexa devices to activate voice commands on the Xbox One. Let's go hands on.

https://www.windowscentral.com/hands-new-digital-assistants-feature-xbox-one

 

Better Buy: NVIDIA Corporation vs. Cypress Semiconductor

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/better-buy-nvidia-corporation-vs-181900208.html

 

Facebook Asked to Wiretap Messenger and Refuses

https://www.maketecheasier.com/facebook-wiretap-messenger/

 

DUO is a portable second screen that slides out from your Mac or Windows notebook’s lid

One two watch.

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/duo-is-a-portable-second-screen-that-slides-out-from-your-mac-or-windows-notebooks-lid-495978

 

I Used a Dumbphone for a Year: Here Are 8 Lessons I’ve Learned

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/dumbphone-one-year-lessons/

 

Turn Your Galaxy Note 9 into a Google Pixel

https://android.gadgethacks.com/how-to/turn-your-galaxy-note-9-into-google-pixel-0186970/

 

How to play Blu-ray Discs on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/play-blu-ray-on-windows-10

 

Report Claims Amazon Alexa UWP App Is in the Works for Windows 10

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/report-claims-amazon-alexa-uwp-app-is-in-the-works-for-windows-10/

 

Russia's political meddling efforts go beyond midterms, experts say

Cybersecurity experts who spoke with NBC News said midterms are just a small part of the broader digital battle being fought between Russia and the U.S.

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/russia-s-political-meddling-efforts-go-beyond-midterms-experts-say-n902486

 

New iPhones Could Be Even More Expensive Than Suggested by Leaks

The new iPhone generation will be here in just a few days, and pricing information that got leaked a few hours ago provides us with a glimpse into how much we’ll have to pay for these upgraded models.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/new-iphones-could-be-more-expensive-than-suggested-by-leaks-522549.shtml

 

How to Draw a Line Through Words in Microsoft Word

https://www.howtogeek.com/361599/how-to-draw-a-line-through-words-in-microsoft-word/

 

Why Windows PC gets slow over time and how to speed up it

https://macpaw.com/how-to/windows-pc-gets-slow

 

This one-day sale has up to 60% off TP-Link's Wi-Fi routers, smart plugs, and more

Here today, gone tomorrow!

https://www.windowscentral.com/one-day-sale-has-60-tp-links-wi-fi-routers-smart-plugs-and-more

 

Microsoft Surface Pro 6: Everything we know

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/want-see-next-surface-pro-191526123.html

 

How to Reset Windows Password with iSunshare Windows Password Genius

https://www.maketecheasier.com/reset-windows-password-isunshare/

 

Apple might achieve what Windows 10 never could

https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/apple-might-achieve-what-windows-10-never-could-494418

 

10 Handy Ways to Use Your Mac and iPhone Together

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/mac-iphone-together/

 

Get the New Pocophone Launcher on Any Android Phone

https://android.gadgethacks.com/how-to/get-new-pocophone-launcher-any-android-phone-0186976/

 

Angry IP Scanner is an open source IP monitoring tool for Windows

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/angry-ip-scanner-open-source-ip-monitoring-tool-windows

 

SonarSnoop Acoustic Side-Channel Attack Can Steal Touchscreen Interactions

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/sonarsnoop-acoustic-side-channel-attack-can-steal-touchscreen-interactions/

 

What Data Does Windows 10 Send to Microsoft?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XZiSiEwKSYc

 

Windows 7 Will Get Updates for Two More Years If You Pay

The end of extended support is planned for January 2020

Windows 7 continues to be the world’s leading desktop operating system despite the rapidly approaching end of support in January 2020.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/windows-7-will-get-updates-for-two-more-years-if-you-pay-522547.shtml

 

How to Recover Deleted Files on Your Mac

https://www.howtogeek.com/361816/how-to-recover-deleted-files-on-mac/

 

How to edit videos on a Mac with iMovie

https://macpaw.com/how-to/edit-videos-on-mac

 

Microsoft Studios: All the Xbox games, rumors, and projects in development

Microsoft's Xbox platform is excellent, but the noise about the quality of its exclusive games is growing louder by the day. What exactly are Microsoft working on right now, games-wise?

https://www.windowscentral.com/microsoft-studios

 

5 Laptop Power Banks That'll Put an End to Power-Outlet Anxiety

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/5-laptop-power-banks-thatll-180000256.html

 

Smart plug flaw gives hackers access to business networks, highlights IoT security challenges

A flaw in Belkin's Wemo Insight Smart Plug could give attackers access to a user's network, according to McAfee.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/smart-plug-flaw-gives-hackers-access-to-business-networks-highlights-iot-security-challenges/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

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