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Sat 1421 10/20/2018

USA Is the Top Country for Hosting Malicious Domains According to Report

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/usa-is-the-top-country-for-hosting-malicious-domains-according-to-report/

 

HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF AGAINST A SIM SWAP ATTACK

https://www.wired.com/story/sim-swap-attack-defend-phone/

 

Online Data Protection 101: Don't Let Big Tech Get Rich Off Your Info

More of your data is available for the taking than you might imagine. Here's a primer on the best products for securing your digital privacy and tips for taking back control of your info.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article/364153/online-data-protection-101-dont-let-big-tech-get-rich-off?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=securitywatch&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Back Up Smartphone Photos Using Dropbox

https://askleo.com/back-smartphone-photos-using-dropbox/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JiKCvyYnBpdfbL&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20181009&utm_medium=email&utm_content=featured

 

What Is A URL (Uniform Resource Locator)?

https://www.howtogeek.com/356563/what-is-a-url-uniform-resource-locator/

 

Add wireless charging to your old iPhone for $17 instead of spending $1,000 to upgrade

https://bgr.com/2018/10/14/wireless-charging-case-for-iphone-6-iphone-7-plus-more/

 

Google to shut down Google+

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/10/08/google-shuts-down-google/

 

The Core i9 Gaming Benchmarks Intel Commissioned Against AMD Are a Flat Lie

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/278526-the-core-i9-gaming-benchmarks-intel-commissioned-against-amd-are-a-flat-lie?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Reason Behind Users Files Deletion Bug in Windows 10 October 2018 Update

https://www.askvg.com/reason-behind-users-files-deletion-bug-in-windows-10-october-2018-updte/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+AskVG+%28AskVG%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mai

 

5 simple steps to clean up your Android contacts for good

https://www.komando.com/tips/491750/5-simple-steps-to-clean-up-your-android-contacts-for-good?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=android&utm_content=2018-10-09-article-title

 

Defense Department pledges billions toward artificial intelligence research

https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2018/09/07/defense-department-pledges-billions-toward-artificial-intelligence-research/?noredirect=on

 

How to Password-Protect Folders on Mac

https://www.maketecheasier.com/password-protect-folders-mac/

 

Scammers have been tricking iPhone users into downloading apps that cost hundreds of dollars per year. Now, Apple appears to be cracking down

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/scammers-tricking-iphone-users-downloading-205604935.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

How to solve complex problems (by not focusing on them)

The Zeigarnik effect can do something stunning when we scatter our attention and let our mind wander.

https://www.fastcompany.com/90237319/how-to-solve-complex-problems-by-not-focusing-on-them

 

The 8 Best Security Software for Windows 10 Malware Protection

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/security-software-using-windows-10/

 

How to Help People Affected by Hurricane Michael

https://lifehacker.com/how-to-help-people-affected-by-hurricane-michael-1829674520

 

How Companies Turn Your Data Into Money

Companies collect our personal data online and use it to target us with ads, among other purposes. And while that's not a new phenomenon, you still might be surprised at how much they know about you. Here's how to find out.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article/364152/how-companies-turn-your-data-into-money?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=securitywatch&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Is it Safe to Delete This File?

https://askleo.com/is-it-safe-to-delete-this-file/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JiKCvyYnBpdfbL&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20181009&utm_medium=email&utm_content=featured

 

How to Batch Resize Images with Automator on Mac

https://www.howtogeek.com/363868/how-to-batch-resize-images-with-automator-on-mac/

 

Amazon sale drops Alexa-enabled smart LED bulbs as low as $10, today only

https://bgr.com/2018/10/14/multicolor-smart-led-light-bulbs-on-sale-today-only-alexa/

 

Latest Privacy Badger eliminates some Google tracking

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/10/05/latest-privacy-badger-eliminates-some-google-tracking/

 

Surface Boosts Microsoft Into Top 5 PC OEM Status

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/278718-surface-boosts-microsoft-into-top-5-oem-status?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

For safety’s sake, we must slow innovation in internet-connected things

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/611948/for-safetys-sake-we-must-slow-innovation-in-internet-connected-things/

 

How to get a podcast player set up on Android

https://www.komando.com/tips/492978/how-to-get-a-podcast-player-setup-on-android?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=android&utm_content=2018-10-09-article-title

 

Phishing for political secrets: Hackers take aim at midterm campaigns

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/campaign-2018-email-phishing-hackers-take-aim-at-midterm-elections/

 

The Ultimate Guide to Maximizing Your Mac Battery

https://www.maketecheasier.com/improve-macs-battery-performance/

 

Microsoft's amazing alternative to Apple's MacBook just got even better with the Surface Laptop 2 

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/microsoft-apos-amazing-alternative-apple-135328110.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

How to evaluate and improve your website’s security

Security is a major aspect of any website – particularly e-commerce operations

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/how-to-evaluate-and-improve-your-websites-security

 

How to Mirror Your Android Screen to a PC or Mac Without Root

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/mirror-android-screen-pc-mac-without-root/

 

How to Play Commodore 64 Games Online for Free

https://lifehacker.com/how-to-play-commodore-64-games-online-for-free-1829660762

 

Weak Default Logins Expose Internet Cameras to Hacking

A major Chinese supplier of internet-connected cameras decided to secure them with weak login credentials, which can make them easy to access over a cloud-based mobile app, according to new security research.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364307/weak-default-logins-expose-internet-cameras-to-hacking?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Why Doesn’t My External Drive Appear When Plugged In?

https://askleo.com/doesnt-external-drive-appear-plugged/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JiKCvyYnBpdfbL&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20181009&utm_medium=email&utm_content=featured

 

How to Recover Your Images from Your Lightroom Preview Files

https://www.howtogeek.com/364408/how-to-recover-your-images-from-your-lightroom-preview-files/

 

More proof that Microsoft is working on its own foldable smartphone

https://bgr.com/2018/10/12/surface-phone-foldable-phone-might-be-real-microsoft-patent/

 

Nvidia GeForce 416.16 with Windows 10 version 1809 support

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/10/04/nvidia-geforce-416-16-with-windows-10-version-1809-support/

 

Microsoft Project xCloud service streams Xbox games to PCs, phones, consoles

Microsoft is gearing up to get into game streaming with Project xCloud. Trials start in 2019.

https://pureinfotech.com/project-xcloud-streams-xbox-games-pc-phone-console/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

U.S. Charges North Korean Over Lazarus Group Hacks

https://www.securityweek.com/us-charges-north-korean-over-lazarus-group-hacks

 

5 simple iOS and Android apps to scan for live police, fire, and EMS calls

https://www.komando.com/apps/487688/best-apps-to-hear-police-fire-calls?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=android&utm_content=2018-10-09-article-title

 

SANS Security Awareness Summit – Ask Lance Anything

https://www.sans.org/security-awareness-training/blog/sans-security-awareness-summit-ask-lance-anything

 

How to Run a Python Script on Mac

https://www.maketecheasier.com/run-python-script-in-mac

 

Advanced Malware Targets the Telecom Sector And Bypasses Antivirus

https://blog.knowbe4.com/advanced-malware-targets-the-telecom-sector

 

Xbox One tips and tricks: 40 ways to get the most out of your Xbox One X or Xbox One S

Leave no stone unturned

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/gaming/consoles/25-xbox-one-tips-and-tricks-for-getting-the-most-out-of-your-console-1249714

 

7 DIY Project Ideas for Putting an Old Raspberry Pi to Use

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/old-raspberry-pi-projects/

 

How to Get the Pixel 3's Coolest Features on Older Pixel Models

https://lifehacker.com/how-to-get-the-pixel-3s-coolest-features-on-older-pixel-1829641404

 

Private Internet Access VPN (Vicky and I are two that use this product)

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2414799,00.asp?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Critical: Back Up Before the 1809 Windows 10 Update!

https://askleo.com/critical-back-up-before-the-1809-windows-10-update/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JiKCvyYnBpdfbL&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20181009&utm_medium=email&utm_content=featured

 

How to Find and Replace Formatting in Microsoft Word

https://www.howtogeek.com/363203/how-to-find-and-replace-formatting-in-microsoft-word/

 

First details start to trickle in covering the iPhone 11’s next-gen processor

https://bgr.com/2018/10/12/iphone-11-a13-chip-supplier-tsmc/

 

Style Firefox with Firefox Color version 2

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/10/03/style-firefox-with-firefox-color-version-2/

 

SURFACE PRO 6: TECH SPECS, PRICING, DETAILS

On the Surface Pro 6, you'll find new internals, same design, and new black finish color.

https://pureinfotech.com/surface-pro-6-tech-specs-pricing-details/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

Feds Charge a Russian With Hack of 80 Million JP Morgan Customers

The Department of Justice announced the indictment of a Russian citizen. He is the fifth man to be charged for targeting several US financial institutions between 2012 and 2015.

https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/pa8emg/russian-indicted-jp-morgan-chase-hack

 

Black Friday: 5 deals we know about so far

https://www.komando.com/tips/490319/5-black-friday-deals-we-know-about?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-10-article-title

 

Here’s how hackers can install malware on your Mac through Safari

https://www.cultofmac.com/573449/malware-install-safari/

 

How to Clear Quick Look Cache on Mac and Why You Should

https://www.maketecheasier.com/clear-quick-look-cache-mac/

 

Finally, KnowBe4 Was Spoofed By Bad Guys. Expected That For Years.

https://blog.knowbe4.com/finally-knowbe4-was-spoofed-by-bad-guys.-expected-that-for-years

 

How to create an anonymous email in 3 steps

An important tool for keeping yourself protected online

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/how-to-create-an-anonymous-email-in-3-steps

 

10 Tips for Every Dropbox User Who Wants to Share a File

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/tips-dropbox-share-file/

 

See Exactly How Fake Your Twitter Followers Are

https://lifehacker.com/see-exactly-how-fake-your-twitter-followers-are-1829600902

 

Don't Fall for This Email Sextortion Scam

A new sextortion scam has been hitting millions of email inboxes. In the messages, the hackers claim to have taken over your computer and recorded you watching porn, with plans to release the footage unless you pay up. But the threat is a sham.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364341/dont-fall-for-this-email-sextortion-scam?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Wi-Fi 6 Is Coming: Here's Why You Should Care

https://gizmodo.com/wi-fi-6-is-coming-and-heres-why-you-should-care-1829516258

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This uncanny robot finger for your smartphone will give you nightmares

*tap* *tap* *tap*

https://www.techradar.com/news/this-uncanny-robot-finger-for-your-smartphone-will-give-you-nightmares

 

California just became the first state with an Internet of Things cybersecurity law

https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/28/17874768/california-iot-smart-device-cybersecurity-bill-sb-327-signed-law

 

How to Tell If You Were Impacted By Facebook's Latest Hack

https://lifehacker.com/how-to-tell-if-you-were-impacted-by-facebooks-latest-ha-1829716986

 

WPD Privacy app for Windows updated

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/10/10/wpd-privacy-app-for-windows-updated/

 

PC & Tech Authority

All of the latest PC & Tech Authority news from TechRadar

https://www.techradar.com/pc-and-tech-authority

 

No Ordinary Laptop: Hands On With HP's Leather Spectre Folio

HP sets out to do something different with the Spectre Folio. It's neither a conventional laptop nor a conventional 2-in-1 convertible—but a bit of both—and comes sporting a spiffy leather jacket.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364109/no-ordinary-laptop-hands-on-with-hps-leather-spectre-folio?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

How to Master Spotlight for Mac and Become a Productivity Guru

https://www.maketecheasier.com/mastering-spotlight-for-mac/

 

Add Standard User Accounts to Your Mac

Set Up Your Mac With Multiple Users

https://www.lifewire.com/add-standard-user-accounts-to-mac-2260730

 

Gadgets Don’t Look Like Gadgets Anymore

Fabrics and textiles are giving electronics a softer look.

https://slate.com/technology/2018/10/amazon-echo-microsoft-surface-hp-tango-x-cloth-design.html

 

How to Fix BSODs Caused by Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4464330

As if the fiasco generated by the release of Windows 10 version 1809 wasn’t enough, the first cumulative update for the October 2018 Update is also creating significant issues on users’ computers, including the infamous Blue Screen of Death (BSOD).

https://news.softpedia.com/news/how-to-fix-bsods-caused-by-windows-10-cumulative-update-kb4464330-523213.shtml

 

How To Delete Every Other Row in Excel

https://www.techjunkie.com/delete-every-other-row-excel/

 

Repair corrupted image files online free or using freeware

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/repair-corrupted-image-files-free

 

Chrome’s new update lets you disable the browser’s most controversial feature

https://bgr.com/2018/10/17/chrome-70-update-released-disable-automatic-login/

 

How to Set Up and Use the Google Titan Key Bundle

https://www.howtogeek.com/365045/how-to-set-up-and-use-the-google-titan-key-bundle/

 

Microsoft Surface Laptop Review

https://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/laptops/microsoft-surface-laptop

 

California’s ban on weak default passwords isn’t going to fix IoT security

https://www.bitdefender.com/box/blog/iot-news/californias-ban-weak-default-passwords-isnt-going-fix-iot-security/#new_tab

 

Apple's Safari Falls For New Address Bar Spoofing Trick

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/apples-safari-falls-for-new-address-bar-spoofing-trick/

 

How to Shut Down Bad-Faith 'Debates' on Social Media

https://lifehacker.com/how-to-shut-down-bad-faith-debates-on-social-media-1829695301

 

Microsoft Windows Security Updates October 2018 release overview

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/10/09/microsoft-windows-security-updates-october-2018-release-overview/

 

PC & Tech Authority

All of the latest PC & Tech Authority news from TechRadar

https://www.techradar.com/pc-and-tech-authority

 

The Best Cheap Laptops of 2018

Today's low-cost laptops can handle everyday computing (and sometimes more) with aplomb. Here's how to achieve the perfect balance of price and features. Also, see our best budget laptop picks—they all ring up for less than $600, with many of these inexpensive notebooks below $400.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2371334,00.asp?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Understanding Your Mac’s System Folders

https://www.maketecheasier.com/understanding-mac-system-folders/

 

How to Add Administrator Accounts to Your Mac

https://www.lifewire.com/add-administrator-accounts-to-mac-os-x-2260717

 

There Is No Good Way to Stop China From Planting Microchips in American Electronics

Fundamentally, there is no way to secure a global supply chain and manufacturing process.

https://slate.com/technology/2018/10/china-supermicro-espionage-chips.html

 

AMD Releases Radeon 18.10.1 Drivers for Windows 10 Version 1809

AMD has just released new Radeon drivers that bring support for Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809).

https://news.softpedia.com/news/amd-releases-radeon-18-10-1-drivers-for-windows-10-version-1809-523211.shtml

 

How To Count Duplicates in Excel Spreadsheets

https://www.techjunkie.com/count-duplicates-excel/

 

Connect iPhone to Windows 10 PC using Microsoft Remote Desktop

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/connect-iphone-to-windows-10-pc-using-microsoft-remote-desktop

 

More researchers are turning to Apple Watch as part of Apple’s deeper push into health care

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/apple-watch-health-care-studies-binge-eating-knee-surgery/

 

Here’s What’s New in Google Chrome 69

https://www.howtogeek.com/365136/heres-whats-new-in-google-chrome-69/

 

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 Review 

https://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/laptops/microsoft-surface-pro

 

“Peekaboo” zero-day lets hackers view and alter surveillance camera footage

https://www.bitdefender.com/box/blog/iot-news/peekaboo-zero-day-lets-hackers-view-alter-surveillance-camera-footage/#new_tab

 

Exploit Affecting Tor Browser Burned In A Tweet

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/exploit-affecting-tor-browser-burned-in-a-tweet/

 

The Best Overall History Podcast Is 'In Our Time'

https://lifehacker.com/the-best-overall-history-podcast-is-in-our-time-1829710485

 

Windows 10 version 1809: pay attention to Disk Cleanup settings

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/10/09/windows-10-version-1809-pay-attention-to-disk-cleanup-settings/

 

PC & Tech Authority

All of the latest PC & Tech Authority news from TechRadar

https://www.techradar.com/pc-and-tech-authority

 

Google Testing 'Project Stream' Game-Streaming Service

On Friday, Google starts a public trial of the gaming service, Project Stream, which will stream Assassin's Creed Odyssey to a limited number of participants in the US over Chrome.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364120/google-testing-project-stream-game-streaming-service?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

3 Ways to Apply an Equalizer in macOS to Improve Your Music

https://www.maketecheasier.com/apply-equalizer-macos/

 

How to Set Up Printer Sharing with Windows Computers

Use Your Existing Printers With Windows or Mac Computers

https://www.lifewire.com/set-up-printer-sharing-with-windows-2260737

 

YouTube career or college? The new question facing teens

What happens when teens actually do hit YouTube stardom and are faced with the choice of college?

https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/youtube-career-or-college-new-question-facing-teens-n920581

 

Vivaldi

A stylish and fast web browser that provides a complex set of features and tools to help you get the most out of surfing the Internet

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/Browsers/Vivaldi.shtml

 

How To Send and Receive Text messages on a PC Without a Phone

https://www.techjunkie.com/receive-text-messages-pc-without-phone/

 

What is a Cold Boot Attack: Explanation and Staying Safe

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/cold-boot-attack

 

Kindle and Kindle Paperwhite refurbs are still on sale starting at $59.99

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/kindle-and-kindle-paperwhite-refurbs-are-still-on-sale-starting-at-59-99/

 

Subsrv Is a Fast, Columned Alternative to Reddit’s Homepage

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/subsrv-is-a-fast-columned-alternative-to-reddits-homepage/

 

HP Chromebook x2 Review 

https://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/laptops/hp-chromebook-x2

 

The makers of the Mirai IoT-hijacking botnet are sentenced

https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/featured/mirai-iot-hijacking-botnet-sentenced/#new_tab

 

Trend Micro Apps Leak User Data, Removed from Mac App Store

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/trend-micro-apps-leak-user-data-removed-from-mac-app-store/

 

What's the Best App for Reading the News?

https://lifehacker.com/whats-the-best-app-for-reading-the-news-1829702550

 

Google promises tighter and better privacy controls

https://www.ghacks.net/2018/10/09/google-promises-tighter-and-better-privacy-controls/

 

All of the latest PC & Tech Authority news from TechRadar

https://www.techradar.com/pc-and-tech-authority

 

What Is Wi-Fi 6? New Wi-Fi Names Explained

The Wi-Fi Alliance is renaming its Wi-Fi versions. Here's why 802.11n, ac, and ax are becoming Wi-Fi 4, 5, and 6 and what you'll see on routers and devices going forward.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364222/what-is-wi-fi-6?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

How to Customize Your Mac’s Terminal for Better Productivity

https://www.maketecheasier.com/customize-mac-terminal/

 

A New User's Guide to the iPad

https://www.lifewire.com/ipad-training-101-new-users-1994515

 

Facebook posts may point to depression, study finds

The findings raise significant privacy issues, the researchers said.

https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/facebook-posts-may-point-depression-study-finds-n920356

 

IceSL

Design comprehensive models that are ready for the 3D printing and that can vary in density along the height using this application

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Multimedia/Graphic/Graphic-Others/IceSL.shtml

 

How To install Colossus on Kodi

https://www.techjunkie.com/install-colossus-kodi/

 

Firefox Monitor checks if your data was breached

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/firefox-monitor-check-if-data-breached

 

Did Google just tell us that it’s getting rid of Android?

https://bgr.com/2018/10/12/android-vs-fuchsia-pixel-3-event-no-android-mention/

 

Make Chrome Look Normal Again With This Hidden Option

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/make-chrome-look-normal-again-with-this-hidden-option/

 

macOS Mojave Review

https://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/software/macos-mojave

 

Prison for man who assisted scareware scheme that targeted newspaper website

https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/security-data-protection/prison-for-man-who-assisted-scareware-scheme-that-targeted-newspaper-website/#new_tab

 

Privilege Escalation Bug Found in Popular VPN Clients

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/privilege-escalation-bug-found-in-popular-vpn-clients/

 

The iPad Is Soon, Finally, Getting a Full Version of Adobe Photoshop

https://gizmodo.com/the-ipad-is-soon-finally-getting-a-full-version-of-ad-1829639712

 

AI as Fact Checker: Algorithm Identifies Fake News

https://www.geek.com/tech/ai-as-fact-checker-algorithm-identifies-fake-news-1754452/?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title

 

Let’s not pretend the new Palm ‘phone’ is actually a good idea

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/new-palm-phone-resembles-iphone-x-runs-android-and-its-not-a-phone/

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4 Complaints Apple Users Already Have About the New iPhones

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/4-complaints-apple-users-already-112000754.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

Companies who don't stop hacks could be breaking the law, warns the SEC

The FBI estimates some e-mail scams have led to $5 billion in losses since 2013.

https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/companies-who-don-t-stop-hacks-could-be-breaking-law-n920821

 

Kim's Opinion: Facebook hacked again (you might want to read this as a lot of people do what she is talking about)

https://www.komando.com/columns/494319/kims-opinion-facebook-hacked-again?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-08-article-title

 

Plex

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/review/363528/plex?i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17#?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title

 

Pixel 3 XL teardown reveals Google's switch to a Samsung display

You'll also see what's behind that notch.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/16/google-pixel-3-and-3-xl-teardown/?yptr=yahoo

 

Creating New User Accounts on Your Mac

Learn about the various types of Mac user accounts

https://www.lifewire.com/create-new-user-account-mac-2260738

 

Acer Chromebook Tab 10 Review

https://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/tablets/acer-chromebook-tab-10

 

Timex builds its first automatic watch in decades

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/16/timex-builds-its-first-automatic-watch-in-decades/?yptr=yahoo

 

Fix Windows Update Install Error 0x80070020

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/windows-update-install-error-0x80070020

 

How to Enable CSD Support in Firefox for Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/enable-csd-support-firefox-for-linux/

 

The Next Wi-Fi Version Will Be Wi-Fi 6

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/internet/278129-the-next-wi-fi-version-will-be-wi-fi-6?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

The most compact version of our readers’ favorite wireless smartphone camera is down to $29.99

https://bgr.com/2018/10/04/wireless-camera-for-smartphones-on-sale-for-29-99/

 

Files With 42 Million Emails and Passwords Found On Free Hosting Service

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/files-with-42-million-emails-and-passwords-found-on-free-hosting-service/

 

How To Remove Page Breaks in Word

https://www.techjunkie.com/remove-page-breaks-word/

 

TabNote

Conveniently take note while you are browsing to gather information or just to get inspired for a project using this straightforward extension

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/Internet-Applications-Addons/Chrome-Extensions/TabNote.shtml

 

What Does The Hz-KHz Range For Speakers And Headphones Mean?

https://www.howtogeek.com/364909/what-does-the-hz-khz-range-for-speakers-and-headphones-mean/

 

NewsNow suffers security breach - passwords should be considered compromised

BAD NEWS IF YOUR PASSWORD WASN'T UNIQUE.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/newsnow-suffers-security-breach-passwords-should-be-considered-compromised/

 

How to Hide Your App Folder Names in iOS

https://lifehacker.com/how-to-hide-your-app-folder-names-in-ios-1829744268

 

How to safely delete data forever on your PC or Mac

https://www.komando.com/tips/426830/how-to-safely-delete-data-forever-on-your-pc-or-mac?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-06-article-title

 

The Best Computer Monitors of 2018

The right display will help you make the most of your movies, your games, or your work. Our buying guide outlines everything you need to know when shopping for a new one. Plus, check out the best computer monitors we've tested in a variety of sizes and price levels. Our picks are backed by hundreds of deep-dive reviews.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2402101,00.asp?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Huawei unveils giant Mate 20 X phone, regular-sized wearable

The Huawei Mate 20 X features a 7.2-inch screen and has its own cooling system.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/16/huawei-unveils-giant-mate-20-x-phone-regular-sized-wearable/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to Use a Multi-Button Mouse With Your Mac

Assign a primary and a secondary mouse click in the system preferences

https://www.lifewire.com/use-multi-button-mouse-mac-2260728

 

Android Screen Mirroring Is Coming to Windows

https://www.laptopmag.com/articles/android-screen-mirroring-windows

 

Paperspace scores $13M investment for AI-fueled application development platform

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/16/paperspace-scores-13m-investment-for-ai-fueled-application-development-platform/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to monitor GPU Usage in Windows 10 using Task Manager

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/monitor-gpu-usage-iusing-task-manager

 

How to Monitor Laptop Battery Usage in Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/monitor-laptop-battery-usage-linux/

 

AMD Announces New 12-Core and 24-Core Threadripper CPUs, Performance-Boosting Memory Mode

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/278275-amd-announces-new-12-core-and-24-core-threadripper-cpus-performance-boosting-memory-mode?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Google’s Pixel 3 has a pretty serious design problem that no one’s talking about

https://bgr.com/2018/10/16/pixel-3-xl-review-supplement-design-flaw/

 

Cybercriminals Go Phishing For Jaxx Wallet Users

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/cybercriminals-go-phishing-for-jaxx-wallet-users/

 

How to Set Up a VPN in Windows 10

https://www.techjunkie.com/how-to-set-up-vpn-windows-10/

 

Microsoft To-Do

Streamlined, intuitive task organizer that can help you focus on what needs to be done, created by Microsoft as a future replacement for Wunderlist

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Office-tools/Diary-Organizers-Calendar/Microsoft-To-Do.shtml

 

What Your Function Keys Do in Microsoft Word

https://www.howtogeek.com/365165/what-your-function-keys-do-in-microsoft-word/

 

US Dept of State says attack on email system exposed employees’ personal data

ONLY 11% OF AGENCY DEVICES HAVE HAD MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION ROLLED OUT TO THEM.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/us-dept-of-state-says-attack-on-email-system-exposed-employees-personal-data/

 

Quickly Understand Complicated Ballot Initiatives in Your State Using This Site

https://lifehacker.com/quickly-understand-complicated-ballot-initiatives-in-yo-1829744894

 

This download gives you the power to edit audio for free

https://www.komando.com/downloads/447714/this-download-gives-you-the-power-to-edit-audio-for-free?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-06-article-title

 

iPhone XS Crushes X in LTE Speeds, But Still Falls Short of Qualcomm

Exclusive: In lab and crowdsourced tests, we found that the iPhone XS has better LTE performance than the iPhone X, but that the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 still beats it.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364116/iphone-xs-crushes-x-in-lte-speeds-but-still-falls-short-of?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Winamp plans a streaming-friendly revival in 2019

It’s a reimagining of the llama-whipping music player for the streaming era.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/winamp-reboot-mobile-app-coming-2019/?yptr=yahoo

 

Partition a Drive with OS X El Capitan's Disk Utility

https://www.lifewire.com/partition-mac-drive-using-disk-utility-os-x-el-capitan-later-2260752

 

Google Pixelbook Review

https://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/laptops/google-pixelbook

 

Medical device maker Medtronic finally fixes its hackable pacemaker

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/16/medical-device-maker-medtronic-finally-fixes-its-hackable-pacemaker/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to rollback & uninstall Windows 10 October 2018 Update

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/rollback-uninstall-windows-10-creators-update

 

4 Easy Ways to Get Out of a Ubuntu Crash

https://www.maketecheasier.com/4-ways-to-get-yourself-out-of-a-ubuntu-crash/

 

Apple Now Bricks MacBook Pros to Prevent Third-Party Repair

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/278261-apple-now-bricks-macbook-pros-to-prevent-third-party-repair?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

FreeOffice Suite Is Almost Blue Ribbon-Worthy

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/FreeOffice-Suite-Is-Almost-Blue-Ribbon-Worthy-85465.html

 

Dramatic Increase of DDoS Attack Sizes Attributed to IoT Devices

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/dramatic-increase-of-ddos-attack-sizes-attributed-to-iot-devices/

 

The Best Free Photo-Editing Software for Windows

https://www.techjunkie.com/photo-editing-windows/

 

How to Fix Audio Broken Down by Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4464330

Even though Microsoft says that Windows 10 cumulative update KB4464330 causes no issues, users who installed it claim otherwise, and these days support forums are full complaining about bugs introduced by this particular patch.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/how-to-fix-audio-broken-down-by-windows-10-cumulative-update-kb4464330-523215.shtml

 

No, AppleCare+ Doesn’t Cover a Lost or Stolen iPhone

https://www.howtogeek.com/365044/no-applecare-doesnt-cover-a-lost-or-stolen-iphone/

 

Another wave of sextortion emails

AS EMAIL BLACKMAILERS MAKE BIG WINNINGS, OTHERS ARE TRYING TO CASH IN ON THE CRAZE.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/another-wave-of-sextortion-emails/

 

You Really Shouldn't Be Running Adobe Flash Player Anymore

https://lifehacker.com/you-really-shouldnt-be-running-adobe-flash-player-anymo-1829721122

 

3 shortcuts every Windows 10 user should know

https://www.komando.com/columns/481737/3-shortcuts-every-windows-10-user-should-know?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-06-article-title

 

Berners-Lee: You Should Control Your Data, Not Internet Giants

Tim Berners-Lee's new project, called Solid, wants to wrest control of the web away from the big internet giants and give 'every one of us complete control over data.'

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364111/berners-lee-you-should-control-your-data-not-internet-gian?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Sony says it fixed message bug that crashed PS4s

You don't have to completely reset your console, either.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/16/sony-says-ps4-message-crash-bug-fixed/?yptr=yahoo

 

Using the Finder on Your Mac

Make the Best Use of the Finder

https://www.lifewire.com/use-mac-finder-2260739

 

Acer Chromebook Tab 10 Review

https://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/tablets/acer-chromebook-tab-10

 

7 of the best free antivirus software options

You don't have to spend any money in order to get a great antivirus software package.

https://mashable.com/roundup/best-free-antivirus/?utm_campaign&utm_context=textlink&utm_medium=rss&utm_source

 

PhishTank will help you verify or report Phishing websites

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/phishtank-report-phishing-attempts

 

How to Transfer Android Files to Mac

https://www.maketecheasier.com/transfer-android-files-mac/

 

You Can Buy a $999 Surface Laptop 2 in Any Color, as Long as It’s Platinum

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/mobile/278295-you-can-buy-a-999-surface-laptop-2-in-any-color-as-long-as-its-platinum?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Ribbons and Tabs Give OnlyOffice Suite a Fresh Look

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Ribbons-and-Tabs-Give-OnlyOffice-Suite-a-Fresh-Look-85435.html

 

Crooks Combine Phishing and Impersonation For Higher Success Rate

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/crooks-combine-phishing-and-impersonation-for-higher-success-rate/

 

How To Upload Photos to iCloud From a PC

https://www.techjunkie.com/upload-photos-icloud-pc/

 

Windows 10 Version 1809 Cumulative Update Breaks Down KB4464330 Audio Drivers

https://news.softpedia.com/news/windows-10-version-1809-cumulative-update-breaks-down-kb4464330-audio-drivers-523212.shtml

 

How to Cut, Copy, and Paste in Microsoft Word

https://www.howtogeek.com/364765/how-to-cut-copy-and-paste-in-microsoft-word/

 

Amazon staff said to be taking bribes to leak data

WSJ DESCRIBES AN INSIDER THREAT WITHIN AMAZON.COM.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/amazon-staff-said-to-be-taking-bribes-to-leak-data/

 

Keep Your Favorite iOS Shortcuts Up to Date With RoutineHub

https://lifehacker.com/keep-your-your-favorite-ios-shortcuts-up-to-date-with-r-1829712094

 

Find out if programs are recording your every keystroke

https://www.komando.com/downloads/482/find-out-if-programs-are-recording-your-every-keystroke?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-08-article-title

 

Galaxy S9 Software Reveals Galaxy S10 Chipset

https://www.forbes.com/sites/gordonkelly/2018/10/04/samsung-galaxy-s10-upgrade-5g-qualcomm-release-date-cost-price-galaxy-s9-note9/

 

Microsoft's amazing alternative to Apple's MacBook just got even better with the Surface Laptop 2

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/microsoft-apos-amazing-alternative-apple-135328110.html

 

The Best Creative Building Games (That Aren’t Minecraft)

https://www.reviewgeek.com/6848/the-best-creative-building-games-that-arent-minecraft/?utm_source=howtogeek&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter

 

These two gadgets make me want to lie down and scream

It takes a certain sort of imagination to mine the creepy or the bonkers. Yet here we are.

https://www.zdnet.com/article/these-2-gadgets-make-me-lie-down-and-scream/

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TSA outlines its plans for facial recognition on domestic flights

It hasn't really addressed privacy concerns.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/tsa-facial-recognition-roadmap/?yptr=yahoo

 

Weak Smartphone Margins Are Motivating Samsung To Raise Memory Prices

https://seekingalpha.com/article/4210176-weak-smartphone-margins-motivating-samsung-raise-memory-prices

 

Hack Facebook & Gmail Accounts Owned by MacOS Targets

https://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/hack-facebook-gmail-accounts-owned-by-macos-targets-0188105/

 

CleanEmail might be your best hope for a clean Gmail inbox

Jack Wallen gives CleanEmail a shot to clean up his Gmail with impressive results.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/cleanemail-might-be-your-best-hope-for-a-clean-gmail-inbox/

 

Don't Fall For the Latest Facebook 'Hacking' Hoax

https://lifehacker.com/dont-fall-for-the-latest-facebook-hacking-hoax-1829584643

 

Setting Up Your New Mac

Discover a Few Tricks for Setting Up Your Mac

https://www.lifewire.com/set-up-new-mac-2260736

 

MrMC vs Kodi – Does the Mister Beat the Master?

https://www.techjunkie.com/mrmc-vs-kodi/

 

We’re having trouble restarting to finish the install, Error 0x8024a11a or 0x8024a112

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/trouble-restarting-finish-install-error-0x8024a11a-0x8024a112

 

How to speed up macOS 10.13

Boost your Mac

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/how-to-speed-up-macos-1013

 

How 85% of mobile apps violate security standards

The majority of mobile apps contain cybersecurity flaws in data storage, communication, or authentication practices, according to a WhiteHat report. Here are three tips to remedy the issues.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-85-of-mobile-apps-violate-security-standards/

 

This new 49-inch curved monitor from Dell is a gorgeous productivity beast

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/new-dell-49-inch-monitor-productivity-beast/

 

The Beginner’s Guide to pstree Command on Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/beginners-guide-pstree-command-linux/

 

Tor gets its first official mobile browser

https://venturebeat.com/2018/09/07/tor-gets-its-first-official-mobile-browser/

 

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/

 

What is Sketchup (and How Do I Use It)?

https://www.howtogeek.com/364232/what-is-sketchup/

 

Microsoft puts its touch-friendly Office apps for Windows 10 on hold

Microsoft’s universal app experiment for Office is all but over

https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/28/17913174/microsoft-office-universal-apps-windows-10-development

 

LibreOffice

Complex productivity suite which enables you to create text document, spreadsheets and presentations, manage databases and draw, and offers compatibility with other major office suites

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Office-tools/Office-suites/LibreOffice.shtml

 

Even with the latest iOS 12 update, your iPhone’s lockscreen is unsafe

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/even-with-the-latest-ios-12-update-your-iphones-lockscreen-is-unsafe-20410.html#new_tab

 

Make Your Own Email Spam Filter

https://lifehacker.com/make-your-own-email-spam-filter-1829437006

 

The $600 Chromebook x360 14 Is HP’s Thinnest Chromebook Yet

https://www.laptopmag.com/articles/hp-chromebook-x360-14https://www.laptopmag.com/articles/hp-chromebook-x360-14

 

How to Resize a Mac Volume With Disk Utility

Resize a Volume Without Losing Any Data

https://www.lifewire.com/resize-mac-disk-utility-volume-os-x-el-capital-later-3573395

 

Terrarium TV Alternatives – It’s Shutting Down, So Try These

https://www.techjunkie.com/terrarium-tv-alternatives/

 

Intel Display Audio device drivers blocking Windows 10 Feature Update

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/intel-display-audio-device-drivers-blocking-update

 

Google’s Security Check-up tool makes locking down your Gmail account easy

Keep snoops out for good

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/googles-security-check-up-tool-makes-locking-down-your-gmail-account-easy

 

Oops! Google accidentally changed the battery settings for a bunch of Android users

The battery saver feature was turned on as an 'internal experiment,' which Google has since rolled back.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/oops-google-accidentally-changed-the-battery-settings-for-a-bunch-of-android-users/

 

Here’s how to prevent a new PS4 message bug from bricking your console

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/ps4-message-hack-how-to-fix-bug-that-forces-ps4-factory-resets/

 

Getting Started with Awk Command

https://www.maketecheasier.com/getting-started-with-awk-command/

 

Sprint faces reality and admits its LTE coverage is bad in move to help merger chances with T-Mobile

https://9to5mac.com/2018/09/28/sprint-bad-lte-coverage/

 

Kraken Cryptor Ransomware Masquerading as SuperAntiSpyware Security Program

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

 

How To Customize Mac Trackpad Gestures with BetterTouchTool

https://www.howtogeek.com/364227/how-to-customize-mac-trackpad-gestures-with-bettertouchtool/

 

Sprint points out its LTE network is, in fact, trash

The maps don’t look good

https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/28/17914230/sprint-lte-network-coverage-bad-tmobile-merger

 

Microsoft Safety Scanner

A standalone on-demand computer scanner that performs quick, full, or custom analysis on your computer to detect potential threats

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Antivirus/Microsoft-Safety-Scanner.shtml

 

Malware steals passwords from 6.4 million SHEIN customers

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/malware-steals-passwords-from-6-4-million-shein-customers-20375.html#new_tab

 

How To Reclaim Space On Your Windows 10 Hard Drive After the October Update

https://lifehacker.com/how-to-reclaim-space-on-your-windows-10-hard-drive-afte-1829729468

 

How to Disable Nearby Sharing on Windows 10

https://www.laptopmag.com/articles/disable-nearby-sharing-windows-10

 

Mac Printer Sharing With Windows 7

Share Your Mac’s Printer With Windows 7: An Overview

https://www.lifewire.com/mac-printer-sharing-with-windows-7-2260446

 

How To Make Cortana use Google Chrome instead of Edge

https://www.techjunkie.com/cortana-use-google/

 

How to use the Cloud Clipboard History feature in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/cloud-clipboard-feature-in-windows-10

 

New LibreOffice Version Offers Fresh Take

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/New-LibreOffice-Version-Offers-Fresh-Take-85495.html

 

How to get Apple-like gestures on the Linux desktop

With the help of Fusuma, you can get a better trackpad experience on the Linux desktop.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-get-apple-like-gestures-on-the-linux-desktop/

 

New leak says Qualcomm is making a powerful chip for Windows 10 laptops

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/snapdragon-8180-vs-a12-bionic-qualcomms-new-laptop-chip-leaks/

 

How to Easily Install Windows Games on Linux with Winepak

https://www.maketecheasier.com/winepak-install-windows-games-linux/

 

Despite data caps and throttling, industry says mobile can replace home Internet

Can mobile replace fiber or cable? Carriers say yes as FCC reviews deployment.

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/09/despite-data-caps-and-throttling-industry-says-mobile-can-replace-home-internet/

 

Cold-Boot Attack Steals Passwords In Under Two Minutes

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

 

Chrome 69 Generates Strong Passwords For New Online Accounts

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/chrome-69-generates-strong-passwords-for-new-online-accounts/

 

NO STUDIO NEEDED: HOW ANYONE CAN MAKE A HIT RECORD WITH A LAPTOP

The Future of Music, episode 4

https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/28/17874576/music-production-laptop-studio-producer

 

GPU-Z

Discover your graphics card's capabilities, monitor live sensor readings in the system tray area and log sensor activity to file

https://www.softpedia.com/get/System/System-Info/GPU-Z.shtml

 

14 years prison for man who helped hackers evade detection by anti-virus software

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/14-years-prison-for-man-who-helped-hackers-evade-detection-by-anti-virus-software-20363.html#new_tab

 

How to Increase Your Chances of Surviving a House Fire 

https://lifehacker.com/sleep-with-your-door-closed-to-increase-your-chances-of-1829720822

 

Apple Blocking Third-Party Repairs on the New MacBook Pro

https://www.laptopmag.com/articles/third-party-repairs-macbook-pro

 

Manually Install a Printer on Your Mac

Use the Printer Preference Pane to Add Older Printers to Your Mac

https://www.lifewire.com/manually-install-printer-on-mac-2260791

 

How To Install Navi-X On Kodi

https://www.techjunkie.com/install-navi-x-kodi/

 

How to use Snip & Sketch app to Capture and Annotate screenshots in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/snip-and-sketch-windows-10

 

Android Pie Is Filled with AI

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Android-Pie-Is-Filled-with-AI-85492.html

 

Help Me, Laptop: I Need a Cheap Laptop for Everyday Use

https://www.laptopmag.com/articles/budget-laptop-i3

 

How to find out if your Facebook account was hacked

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/facebook-how-to-check-account-hacked/

 

Linux Running Too Slow? Here’s How to Find the Cause

https://www.maketecheasier.com/linux-running-too-slow-heres-how-to-find-the-cause/

 

NYC Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Mobile Threat Detection App

The City-Funded “NYC Secure” App Provides Cybersecurity AND Privacy Protections

https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181001005971/en/NYC-Launches-First-Of-Its-Kind-Mobile-Threat-Detection-App

 

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/

 

Track the Stars From Your Browser With Stellarium Web

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/track-the-stars-from-your-browser-with-stellarium-web/

 

Amazon wants Alexa to be the operating system for your life

Amazon wants Alexa everywhere, and it will even go head to head with microwave and subwoofer makers to get there

https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/27/17911300/amazon-alexa-echo-smart-home-eco-system-competition

 

SUMo

Keep all your installed software applications up to date using this simple app that automatically scans the computer and reveals available updates

https://www.softpedia.com/get/System/System-Miscellaneous/SUMo.shtml

 

How to crash and restart an iPhone with a CSS-based web attack

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/how-to-crash-and-restart-an-iphone-with-a-css-based-web-attack-20333.html#new_tab

 

Google Pixel 3 Review: The Other Way to Make a Killer Phone

https://gizmodo.com/google-pixel-3-review-the-other-way-to-make-a-killer-p-1829749807#_ga=2.205329040.1078791956.1539657090-1112137263.1533608177

 

Microsoft browsers will disable 20-year-old security protocol

Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer will disable TLS 1.0 and 1.1 by default.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/microsoft-browsers-disable-20-year-old-security-protocol-tls/?yptr=yahoo

 

Google Home Routines: How to put them to use

Pro tips for using Google Home's handy shortcut and automation feature.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3304384/speakers/how-to-use-google-home-routines.html

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Scam Robocalls Are On the Rise, and Help May Be on the Way

The Federal Communications Commission and tech companies are close to new caller ID authentication technology aimed at fighting fraudulent calls

https://www.nbcchicago.com/investigations/So-Many-Scam-Calls-Is-a-Solution-in-Sight-494165521.html

 

8 Quick Ways to Use Your Browser as a Notepad

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/use-browser-notepad/

 

10 Great-Looking Gnome Shell Themes

https://www.maketecheasier.com/8-gnome-shell-themes/

 

Tiling Window Managers and Why You Should Use One

https://www.techjunkie.com/tiling-window-managers/

 

Wipe vs Shred vs Delete vs Erase: What's the Difference?

Wiping, shredding, deleting, and erasing files are actually different things

https://www.lifewire.com/wipe-vs-shred-vs-delete-vs-erase-whats-the-difference-2619146

 

How to build a gaming PC: a step-by-step guide to building the best PC

It's easier than you might think

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/gaming/how-to-build-a-gaming-pc-a-step-by-step-guide-to-building-the-best-pc-1297251

 

Webroot DE-BUG removes Potentially Unwanted Applications (PUA) from your PC

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/webroot-de-bug-removes-pua

 

MIT’s $1 billion college will teach the theory and ethics of AI

It will be interdisciplinary across the university's five schools.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/mit-stephen-schwarzman-college-of-computing-artificial-intelligence/?yptr=yahoo

 

Skype to move desktop users to version 8 in waves starting in November

The latest attempt at moving desktop users over to the modernized Skype comes amid a flurry of feature improvements based on feedback.

https://www.windowscentral.com/skype-move-move-desktop-users-version-8-waves-starting-november

 

The $12 fast wireless charger our readers love is back in stock on Amazon

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/fast-wireless-charger-for-iphone-xs-max-on-amazon/

 

How credential stuffing contributed to 8.3B malicious botnet logins in early 2018

Malicious login attempts from bots increased by by almost 2 billion from April to May 2018. Here's who is at risk.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-credential-stuffing-contributed-to-8-3b-malicious-botnet-logins-in-early-2018/

 

Economic Development Partnership looking into regional internet issues

https://www.aikenstandard.com/news/economic-development-partnership-looking-into-regional-internet-issues/article_b609f028-c829-11e8-a9a2-fb953b7ec7a4.html

 

Instagram to use artificial intelligence to detect bullying in photos

The move highlights efforts from tech companies to use automation to moderate their platforms.

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/instagram-use-artificial-intelligence-detect-bullying-photos-n918291

 

Adobe is bringing Photoshop CC to the iPad 

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/15/adobe-is-bringing-photoshop-cc-to-the-ipad/?yptr=yahoo

 

Tesla Skeptic Surprised by How Much He Enjoyed the Model 3

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/tesla-skeptic-surprised-much-enjoyed-124929918.html

 

Trump administration sues California over tough net neutrality law

‘An extreme and illegal state law attempting to frustrate federal policy’

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/1/17922674/us-government-sues-california-over-net-neutrality-law

 

Why Mac Hard Drives Don’t Need Defragmenting

https://www.howtogeek.com/362864/why-mac-hard-drives-don%E2%80%99t-need-defragmenting/

 

Google's Removing the file:// Scheme from Chrome's Address Bar

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/google/googles-removing-the-file-scheme-from-chromes-address-bar/

 

Google Home Hub: hands-on with Google's own branded smart display

https://www.techhive.com/video/91307/google-home-hub-hands-on-with-googles-own-branded-smart-display

 

7 Cool Bluetooth DIY Projects That’ll Upgrade Your Old Gadgets

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/bluetooth-diy-projects/

 

How to Check for Open Ports in Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/check-open-ports-linux/

 

How to recover corrupted files in Windows 10 and Linux

https://www.techjunkie.com/how-to-recover-corrupted-files-in-windows-10-and-linux/

 

How to Get Organized With macOS Stacks Feature

With macOS Mojave, Stacks took a turn for the better

https://www.lifewire.com/macos-stacks-4173415

 

The 10 rules of photo composition (and why they work)

How to shoot the perfect picture

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/photography-composition

 

Windows 10 October 2018 Update v1809 – Problems and Issues being reported

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/windows-10-october-2018-update-v1809-problems-issues-reported

 

Self-repairing material plucks carbon from the air

It's borrowing a cue from plants.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/14/self-repairing-material-uses-co2-from-air/?yptr=yahoo

 

The Crucial BX300 240GB solid state drive is more than half off today only

At this price, you can't go wrong.

https://www.windowscentral.com/thrifter-deal-upgrade-your-old-storage-58-crucial-bx300-240gb-solid-state-drive

 

New Sprayable Antennas Could Mean Thinner, Lighter Mobile Devices

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/extreme/277960-new-sprayable-antennas-could-mean-thinner-lighter-mobile-devices?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

'Moore's Law is dead': Three predictions about the computers of tomorrow

Experts from chip designer Arm on how chip design will evolve to ensure performance keeps advancing.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/moores-law-is-dead-three-predictions-about-the-computers-of-tomorrow/

 

Overnight burglars swipe thousands in merch from Aurora T-Mobile stores

https://chicago.suntimes.com/crime/burglars-aurora-cellphone-stores/

 

Pentagon faces 'mounting challenges' protecting its weapons programs from cyberattacks, audit reveals

An audit, conducted between September 2017 and October 2018, found that there are "mounting challenges in protecting its weapons systems from increasingly sophisticated cyber threats."

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/pentagon-faces-mounting-challenges-protecting-its-weapons-programs-cyberattacks-audit-n918241

 

Casio adds modern tech to the classic G-Shock watch

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/15/casio-adds-modern-tech-to-the-classic-g-shock-watch/?yptr=yahoo

 

Devialet severs ties with Apple after 'disappointing sales'

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/devialet-severs-ties-apple-apos-080509179.html

 

Nearly a quarter of US households own a smart speaker, according to Nielsen

https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/9/30/17914022/smart-speaker-40-percent-us-households-nielsen-amazon-echo-google-home-apple-homepod

 

Why Do Websites Redirect to Fake “Congratulations” Gift Card Pages?

https://www.howtogeek.com/364944/why-do-websites-redirect-to-fake-%E2%80%9Ccongratulations%E2%80%9D-gift-card-pages/

 

Database with 11 Million Email Records Exposed

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/database-with-11-million-email-records-exposed/

 

Google Home Hub: Top 5 features, and how it stacks up to Echo Show

Google aims to strangle the new Echo Show in its crib, but its new smart display could also cripple hardware partners like JBL and Lenovo.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3312696/speakers/google-home-hub-top-5-features-and-how-it-stacks-up-to-echo-show.html

 

How the New Google Tasks Helps You Manage Your To-Do List

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/google-tasks-manage-to-do-list/

 

6 Popular Windows Apps Also Available on Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/windows-apps-on-linux/

 

How To Stop Apps Opening on Startup on your Mac

https://www.techjunkie.com/stop-apps-opening-startup-mac/

 

How to Print Double-Sided On a Mac

https://www.lifewire.com/mac-double-sided-printing-4165407

 

How to disable Bixby on your Samsung Galaxy phone

Turn off that Bixby button

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/how-to-disable-bixby

 

Fix Windows Update Install error 0x80070005

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/windows-update-install-error-0x80070005

 

Vector, Anki’s cute robot companion, is available today

It’s the desk toy that can be your friend.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/anki-vector-robot-companion-available-today/?yptr=yahoo

 

iPhone XS and XS Max Have a Charging Problem

When attempting to charge either the iPhone XS or XS Max using the Lightning connector, the end result may may be no charging occurring or an unresponsive phone. Apple needs to investigate and discover if this is a software or hardware problem.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364091/iphone-xs-and-xs-max-have-a-charging-problem?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Trouble Seeing Your Screen? Here's Help

https://askbobrankin.com/trouble_seeing_your_screen_heres_help.html

 

The top 11 phishing email subject lines SMBs should look out for

Phishing is the biggest threat facing SMBs, according to the 2018 Webroot SMB Pulse Report.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/the-top-11-phishing-email-subject-lines-smbs-should-look-out-for/

 

Mobile App Otimization Techniques That Work

https://martechseries.com/mts-insights/guest-authors/mobile-app-optimization-techniques-that-work/

 

The Crypto-Criminal Bar Brawl

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/The-Crypto-Criminal-Bar-Brawl-85587.html

 

Vital Labs’ app can measure changes in your blood pressure using an iPhone camera

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/02/vital-labs-app-can-measure-changes-in-your-blood-pressure-using-an-iphone-camera/

 

PlayStation users advise private message switch

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/playstation-users-advise-private-message-switch-110211113.html

 

California just became the first state with an Internet of Things cybersecurity law

https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/28/17874768/california-iot-smart-device-cybersecurity-bill-sb-327-signed-law

 

When You Shouldn’t Use Photoshop

https://www.howtogeek.com/364385/when-you-shouldn%E2%80%99t-use-photoshop/

 

iOS 12 Patches Memory Bugs, Safari 12 Fixes Data Leaks

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/ios-12-patches-memory-bugs-safari-12-fixes-data-leaks/

 

Google's new $35 Chromecast gets a speed boost

The third-generation Chromecast leaves Google out of the cheap 4K streamer wars.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3312736/streaming-media/google-new-chromecast-3rd-gen.html

 

How Expensive Is Gaming as a Hobby? 3 Tips for Gaming on a Budget

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/gaming-hobby-costs/

 

How to Make Your Server Invisible with Knockd

https://www.maketecheasier.com/make-linux-server-invisible-knockd/

 

How To Speed Up Windows 10 – The Ultimate Guide

https://www.techjunkie.com/speed-up-windows-10/

 

How to Right-Click On A Mac

https://www.lifewire.com/right-click-on-a-mac-4164327

 

How to speed up Ubuntu 18.04

Turbo charge your Ubuntu installation

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/how-to-speed-up-ubuntu-1804

 

Fix error code 0x80190001 during Windows 10 Update or Setup

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/fix-error-code-0x80190001

 

What Microsoft, HP and Other PC Players Have Learned from the Smartphone World

Microsoft and HP's latest PC launches featured a lot of touches that one wouldn't be surprised to see at a smartphone launch event.

https://www.thestreet.com/opinion/what-microsoft-hp-and-other-pc-players-have-learned-from-the-smartphone-world-14733534

 

Thanks to GDPR, Third-Party Tracker Use on European News Sites Is Plummeting

According to a report from the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, third-party cookie usage has dropped by 22 percent across European news websites since GDPR went into effect.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364051/thanks-to-gdpr-third-party-tracker-use-on-european-news-sit?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Use Google Apps Without a Gmail Address?

https://askbobrankin.com/use_google_apps_without_a_gmail_address.html

 

Websites are attacked 58 times a day, even when patched properly

More than half (55%) of malware infected sites were running on their latest core versions when they were attacked, according to a recent SiteLock report.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/websites-are-attacked-58-times-a-day-even-when-patched-properly/

 

The Next-Gen Drive-Thru Is About AI, Not Mobile Ordering

https://thespoon.tech/the-next-gen-drive-thru-is-about-ai-not-mobile-ordering/

 

Android Apps Riskier Than Ever: Report

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Android-Apps-Riskier-Than-Ever-Report-85563.html

 

NYC wants to build a cyber army

Through five new startup programs, Cyber NYC is the city's bold plan to dominate cybersecurity this century

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/02/nyc-wants-to-build-a-cyber-army/

 

How to get a podcast player set up on Android

https://www.komando.com/tips/492978/how-to-get-a-podcast-player-setup-on-android?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-05-article-title

 

Facebook faces class-action lawsuit over massive new hack

https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/28/17916076/facebook-hack-lawsuit-login-info-50-million-users-affected

 

Chrome 69 No Longer Says Websites Are “Secure” (Even Though They Are)

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/chrome-69-no-longer-says-websites-are-secure-even-though-they-are/

 

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

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

 

Protect against outages with this $35, six outlet uninterruptible power supply

B&H is selling APC's Back-UPS BN450M for $35.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3311471/computers/protect-against-outages-with-this-35-six-outlet-uninterruptible-power-supply.html

 

5 Film Recommendation Sites to Find New Movies to Watch or Stream

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/film-recommendation-sites/

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Mon 1416 10/15/2018

Making Milk Jug Skulls

https://makezine.com/2018/08/07/making-milk-jug-skulls/?utm_source=MakeNewsletter+20181002&utm_medium=email&utm_content=headline&utm_campaign=newsletter

 

A Sears liquidation could create some winners and over 100,000 losers

More malls will have a ‘dark anchor’ and retirees could feel a pinch

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/a-sears-liquidation-could-create-some-winners-and-over-100000-losers-2018-10-11?siteid=yhoof2&yptr=yahoo

 

How to Open Windows Store Apps on Startup in Windows 10

https://www.howtogeek.com/364263/how-to-open-windows-store-apps-on-startup-in-windows-10/

 

Write with confidence using this new Google Chrome extension

https://www.komando.com/downloads/489944/write-everything-better-with-this-download?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-05-article-title

 

How to upgrade to Windows 10 version 1809 (October 2018 Update)

VIDEO: Use these steps to upgrade to Windows 10 version 1809 if your PC isn't getting the update automatically in October.

https://pureinfotech.com/upgrade-windows-10-1809-october-2018-update/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

At what point do we admit that geoengineering is an option?

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/14/at-what-point-do-we-admit-that-geoengineering-is-an-option/?yptr=yahoo

 

How Linux Makes Your Life Easier

https://www.maketecheasier.com/

 

All Pixels will support external mics starting next week

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/pixels-support-external-mics-starting-next-week-123331621.html

 

Service Battery Warnings on a MacBook – What To Do When You See (I did, don't use it with just the power adapter/charger, it could represent a fire hazard by swollen dead battery)

https://www.techjunkie.com/service-battery-warnings-macbook/

 

Top tips for extending the battery life of your laptop

Handy laptop battery life tips

https://www.techradar.com/news/mobile-computing/10-ways-to-make-your-laptop-battery-last-longer-513756

 

The Best Sleep Apps for Tracking and Improving Sleep

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

 

NSS Labs Sues CrowdStrike, Symantec, ESET, AMTSO for Alleged Testing Conspiracy

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/nss-labs-sues-crowdstrike-symantec-eset-amtso-for-alleged-testing-conspiracy/

 

New Surface PCs are Back in Black

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/174868/exclusive-new-surface-pcs-are-back-in-black?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_JWOGKvyeIgoCqbfdXAQW31V_uYemkZ9qXFOb7pTandfGl0n4ygbSBQMtr8yo6ZrH-5GFkK4_NR3oKV7SHWj9ffpmnXw&_hsmi=65970934

 

The Best Video Editing Software of 2018

Whether you're a weekend GoPro shooter or a full-time video professional, you need editing software that's powerful but easy to use. Here's how the best video editing software stacks up.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2397215,00.asp?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

8 Must-Have Items To Keep In Your Car

https://www.reviewgeek.com/6796/8-must-have-items-to-keep-in-your-car/?utm_source=howtogeek&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter

 

How to Set Up Subscription-Free Offsite Backup

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/277842-how-to-set-up-subscription-free-offsite-backup?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Google is giving advertisers more ways to target YouTube users

Part of Google’s growing effort to build search-based ad tools outside its core search engine

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/1/17924422/google-search-targeted-advertising-youtube-expansion

 

SanDisk’s fastest 128GB microSD card is on sale for under $25

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/sandisk-128gb-microsd-card-sale-on-amazon-under-25/

 

Increase the Font size and make text bigger on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/make-text-bigger-on-windows-10

 

Robot makes 'Snakes and Ladders' horrifyingly literal

It looks scary, but could help disaster rescuers access tight spaces.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/robot-snakes-and-ladders/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to Use File History in Windows 10

https://www.lifewire.com/use-file-history-in-windows-10-3891070

 

Best Windows 10 apps of September 2018

From bringing non-Windows experiences to your PC to powerful weather apps, this month we looked at a wide range of apps.

https://www.windowscentral.com/best-windows-10-apps-september-2018

 

What is the HDR10+ Standard?

https://www.howtogeek.com/364609/what-is-hdr10/

 

5 router security settings to turn on before it's too late

https://www.komando.com/tips/493390/how-to-5-router-security-settings-to-turn-on?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-07-article-title

 

Windows 10 version 1809 ISO file direct download

You can download the Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809) ISO directly from the Microsoft servers without the Media Creation Tool, and here are three ways to do it.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-1809-iso-download/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

Premiere Rush CC is Adobe’s new all-in-one video editing tool for desktop and mobile

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/15/premiere-rush-cc-is-adobes-new-all-in-one-video-editing-tool-for-desktop-and-mobile/?yptr=yahoo

 

What is Hostname in Linux and How Can You Change It?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/hostname-in-linux/

 

Remember Palm? It's Back With a Tiny Sidekick for Your Gigantic Regular Phone

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/remember-palm-apos-back-tiny-125827810.html

 

Turn A Raspberry Pi Into A VPN To Access Your Network From Anywhere

https://www.techjunkie.com/raspberry-pi-vpn-access-network/

 

Windows Movie Maker is back: how to use Windows 10's hidden video editor

There's more to the Photos app than meets the eye

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/windows-movie-maker-is-back-how-to-use-windows-10s-hidden-video-editor

 

The 3 Best Affordable Noise-Cancelling Headphones for Students

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/3-affordable-noise-cancelling-headphones-every-student-should-consider/

 

Newegg Credit Card Info Stolen For a Month by Injected MageCart Script

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/newegg-credit-card-info-stolen-for-a-month-by-injected-magecart-script/

 

The Email Experiment: Outlook.com and Outlook Mobile

https://www.thurrott.com/cloud/microsoft-consumer-services/outlook/174861/the-email-experiment-outlook-com-and-outlook-mobile?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_JWOGKvyeIgoCqbfdXAQW31V_uYemkZ9qXFOb7pTandfGl0n4ygbSBQMtr8yo6ZrH-5GFkK4_NR3oKV7SHWj9ffpmnXw&_hsmi=65970934

 

Russian Hackers Use Malware That Can Survive OS Reinstalls

Security firm ESET discovered the powerful malware, dubbed Lojax, infecting a victim's PC and suspects that it came from the Kremlin-linked hacking group known as Fancy Bear.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364046/russian-hackers-use-malware-that-can-survive-os-reinstalls?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

The Best Budget 4K TVs

https://www.reviewgeek.com/6735/the-best-budget-4k-tvs/?utm_source=howtogeek&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter

 

AMD May Regain 30 Percent Desktop Market Share By Q4 2018

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/277793-amd-may-regain-30-percent-desktop-market-share-by-q4-2018?i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%253D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Nobel Prize in medicine awarded to two researchers who discovered how to make the immune system fight cancer

James Allison and Tasuku Honjo discovered proteins that ‘brake’ the immune system

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/1/17923022/nobel-prize-medicine-physiology-james-allison-tasuku-honjo-cancer-immunotherapy

 

Amazon sale drops Alexa-enabled smart LED bulbs as low as $10, today only

https://bgr.com/2018/10/14/multicolor-smart-led-light-bulbs-on-sale-today-only-alexa/

 

How to recover deleted User data files & folders after Windows 10 Feature Update

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/recover-deleted-files-after-windows-10-feature-update

 

Dell's 49-inch ultra-wide monitor is built for extreme multitasking

Run two virtual monitors without compromising on size or resolution.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/dell-49-inch-ultrawide-dual-qhd-monitor/?yptr=yahoo

 

What Version of Windows Do I Have?

How to tell which version of Windows is installed on your computer

https://www.lifewire.com/what-version-of-windows-do-i-have-2624927

 

This $10 electronics travel organizer keeps all the cables and accessories you need close by

Get organized.

https://www.windowscentral.com/thrifter-deal-electronics-travel-organizer-keeps-all-cables-and-accessories-you-need-close

 

Why is Chrome Telling Me to “Update or Remove Incompatible Applications?”

https://www.howtogeek.com/363826/why-is-chrome-telling-me-to-update-or-remove-incompatible-applications/

 

3 free downloads for optimum Windows security

https://www.komando.com/downloads/412662/3-free-downloads-for-optimum-windows-security?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-07-article-title

 

Windows 10 version 1809 download using ‘Update Assistant’

The Update Assistant tool has been updated to install the Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809), and here's how to use it.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-1809-download-update-assistant/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

Palm returns as an ‘ultra-mobile’ smartphone (PDA, I had a Palm, nor sure about having the equivalent as a phone)

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/15/palm-returns-as-an-ultra-mobile-smartphone/?yptr=yahoo

 

Opening Graphical Application with Root Permission – gksu Alternatives in Ubuntu 18.04

https://www.maketecheasier.com/gksu-alternatives-ubuntu-bionic/

 

30 Mind-Blowing Health Benefits of Pets

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/30-mind-blowing-health-benefits-163527767.html

 

What Does RAM Do and How Much Do You Need?

https://www.techjunkie.com/what-does-ram-do/

 

Getting started with your new Windows 10 laptop

https://www.techradar.com/news/software/operating-systems/getting-started-with-a-new-windows-10-device-1303295

 

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

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

 

My Cloud NAS Devices Vulnerable to Auth Bypass for over a Year

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/my-cloud-nas-devices-vulnerable-to-auth-bypass-for-over-a-year/

 

[ALERT] Freeze Your Credit Files For Free

https://askbobrankin.com/alert_freeze_your_credit_files_for_free.html

 

Why Intel Is Betting on eSports and Virtual Reality

At EGX, Intel's Gaming and eSports lead takes PCMag behind the company's mission to grow the eSports community, take virtual reality mainstream reality, and ultimately sell more computers.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364067/why-intel-is-betting-on-esports-and-virtual-reality?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

How to Fix: OpenVPN 'SSL_CTX_use_certificate:ca md too weak'

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10414/how-fix-openvpn-sslctxusecertificateca-md-too-weak

 

The HP Spectre Folio is a leather-clad laptop that's luxurious

You have to feel it to believe it.

https://www.pcworld.com/article/3310218/computers/the-hp-spectre-folio-is-a-leather-clad-laptop-thats-luxurious.html

 

The $99 Caavo Control Center is a universal remote built on machine vision

It also adds HDR and Atmos support

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/1/17921750/caavo-control-center-price-release-date

 

Apple still doesn’t make an AirPods wireless charging case, so try this one for $17

https://bgr.com/2018/10/15/airpods-wireless-charging-case-discounted-on-amazon/

 

Fix error 0x00000709 when you try to connect a Printer on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/error-0x00000709-try-connect-printer-windows-10

 

How to buy a gaming laptop

They're cheaper, lighter and more powerful than ever before.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/how-to-buy-a-gaming-laptop/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to Use Cortana in the Microsoft Edge Browser

https://www.lifewire.com/using-cortana-in-microsoft-edge-4059577

 

Best Dell XPS 15 9570 Ethernet Adapters (these usually work on any computer, at Windows PC's)

https://www.windowscentral.com/best-dell-xps-15-9570-ethernet-adapters

 

Firefox Plans To Recommend Extensions as You Browse. Is That a Good Idea?

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/firefox-plans-to-recommend-extensions-as-you-browse.-is-that-a-good-idea/

 

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?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-07-article-title

 

WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1809 (OCTOBER 2018 UPDATE): 7 BEST NEW FEATURES

Windows 10 version 1809, October 2018 Update, delivers a new set of features and improvements — Here are the most exciting additions.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-1809-october-2018-update-best-features/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

Google Pixel 3 XL review

Google's flagship continues to show the industry the power of smart software

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/15/google-pixel-3-xl-review/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to Manage Your User Password from the Terminal in Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/manage-user-password-linux/

 

Boston Dynamics 'parkour' robot took more than 20 attempts to nail it

https://www.yahoo.com/news/boston-dynamics-parkour-robot-took-111218116.html

 

Meltdown and Spectre: What Do They Mean For You?

https://www.techjunkie.com/meltdown-spectre-mean/

 

How to build a gaming PC more powerful than the Xbox One X

Outpower the most powerful console

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/how-to-build-a-gaming-pc-more-powerful-than-the-xbox-one-x

 

How to Use Adobe Capture to Design With Real Life Elements

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/adobe-capture-design-real-life-elements/

 

Xbash Malware Deletes Databases on Linux, Mines for Coins on Windows

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/xbash-malware-deletes-databases-on-linux-mines-for-coins-on-windows/

 

Why City Folks Must Fight For Rural Broadband

https://askbobrankin.com/why_city_folks_must_fight_for_rural_broadband.html

 

Feeling Sick? Exhale Near Your Phone for a Diagnosis

Palo Alto-based Aromyx is working on chips that can 'digitize' taste and smell. CEO Chris Hanson explains how that might one day translate into a smartphone chip that can detect a change in health or identify a new virus.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/363156/feeling-sick-exhale-near-your-phone-for-a-diagnosis?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Explained: Is Ransomware a Real Threat? Should I worry?

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10416/explained-ransomware-real-threat-should-i-worry

 

HP Spectre Folio Hands-on: What a leather-clad laptop feels like

https://www.pcworld.com/video/91067/hp-spectre-folio-hands-on-what-a-leather-clad-laptop-feels-like

 

The Facebook hack could be Europe’s first big online privacy battle

The 50 million compromised accounts are the first major test of the GDPR

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/1/17922946/facebook-breach-gdpr-lawsuit-privacy-commissioner-europe

 

Apple’s next-gen iPad Pro models may be the thinnest we’ve ever seen

https://bgr.com/2018/10/13/ipad-pro-2018-release-features-new-design/

 

HP boosts its ZBooks with Intel Core i9 processors

It's also introducing the Z Club subscription service for creatives.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/15/hp-zbook-intel-core-i9-upgrade/?yptr=yahoo

 

The First Five Things You Should Do With Your New Computer

Get a new computer? Here are the first five things to do

https://www.lifewire.com/first-things-you-should-do-with-your-new-computer-2625779

 

This $16 AmazonBasics vertical stand for Xbox One X doubles as a USB hub

Stand up your Xbox with this new AmazonBasics product at a discount.

https://www.windowscentral.com/thrifter-deal-amazonbasics-vertical-stand-xbox-one-x

 

How To Customize Mac Trackpad Gestures with BetterTouchTool

https://www.howtogeek.com/364227/how-to-customize-mac-trackpad-gestures-with-bettertouchtool/

 

Building Your Cat A Custom Electric Skateboard

https://makezine.com/2018/09/19/building-your-cat-a-custom-electric-skateboard/

 

Google's new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are two of the best Android phones you can buy

  - The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are Google's new phones, and they launch Oct. 18.

  - They're really good phones with excellent cameras, great screens, water resistance and more.

  - But they're also really limited on storage options and more expensive than earlier Pixel phones.

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/15/pixel-3-review.html?__source=yahoo%7Cfinance%7Cheadline%7Cstory%7C&par=yahoo&yptr=yahoo

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Net neutrality gives “free” Internet to Netflix and Google, ISP claims

Frontier asks workers to fight Calif. net neutrality, claims bills will go up.

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/09/net-neutrality-gives-free-internet-to-netflix-and-google-isp-claims/

 

It’s Official -- These 5 Social Security Changes Are Coming for 2019

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/official-5-social-security-changes-104700061.html

 

How to See Your Windows Desktop on a TV With Chromecast

https://www.lifewire.com/use-chromecast-to-show-windows-desktop-4129536

 

WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1809: DOWNLOAD WITH MEDIA CREATION TOOL

The Windows 10 October 2018 Update is (almost) out, and this is how you'll be able to get it manually using the Media Creation Tool.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-1809-download-media-creation-tool/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

Which Streaming Services Have the Highest-Quality Content?

The Reelgood streaming guide took a deep dive into the content of the major streaming services and quantified which has not only the most movies and TV shows but also which have the "best" movies and TV shows.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/364008/which-streaming-services-have-the-highest-quality-content?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=1

 

How to set up the Xbox One X and transfer all your old games and data

Get gaming as quickly as possible

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/how-to-set-up-the-xbox-one-x-and-transfer-all-your-old-games-and-data

 

A super easy way to generate new records from multi-value columns using Excel Power Query

Have a complex Excel problem? Power Query to the rescue!

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/a-super-easy-way-to-generate-new-records-from-multi-value-columns-using-excels-power-query/

 

Inbox Print and Scan drivers available through Windows Update in Windows 10 v1809

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/inbox-print-scan-drivers-available-windows-update

 

Free software to detect and prevent network intrusions

https://www.komando.com/downloads/486449/free-software-to-prevent-and-detect-network-intrusions?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-03-article-title

 

How To Zoom Out on Mac and other Accessibility options

https://www.techjunkie.com/zoom-out-mac/

 

[SSD] Time to Upgrade Your Hard Drive?

https://askbobrankin.com/ssd_time_to_upgrade_your_hard_drive.html

 

25 Best Android Tips to Make Your Phone More Useful

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/mobile/223282-25-best-android-tips-to-make-your-phone-more-useful?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=extremetech&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

10 Ways to Expand Your PC’s Storage without Deleting Anything

https://www.maketecheasier.com/expand-pc-storage-without-deleting-anything/

 

Fake Flash updates upgrade software, but install crypto-mining malware

As if there weren’t already enough reasons to hate Flash updates.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/13/fake-flash-updates-install-crypto-mining-malware/?yptr=yahoo

 

The $142 WD My Passport Pro 4TB can transfer data wirelessly

A monster hard drive that's worth the investment.

https://www.windowscentral.com/thrifter-deal-wd-my-passport-pro-4tb-can-transfer-data-wirelessly

 

Malware Disguised as Job Offers Distributed on Freelance Sites

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/malware-disguised-as-job-offers-distributed-on-freelance-sites/

 

First look at Microsoft’s new matte black Surface Laptop 2

It’s black

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/2/17925220/microsoft-surface-laptop-2-2018-hands-on-video-photos-features

 

4 Complaints Apple Users Already Have About the New iPhones

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/4-complaints-apple-users-already-112000754.html

 

Cortana: Everything You Need to Know About Microsoft's Virtual Assistant

Meet Cortana, Microsoft's virtual assistant

https://www.lifewire.com/microsoft-cortana-4147978

 

Windows 10 version 1809 (October 2018 Update) features walkthrough

VIDEO: The Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809) is about to come out, and this hands-on video review dives deep into everything that's new in this new version available in October 2018.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-1809-october-2018-update-features-video/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

The Best Podcasts of 2018

Podcasts are great way to pass the time, whether you're commuting, working, or relaxing. Check out the favorite podcasts of PCMag's staff.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article/363034/the-best-podcasts?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Raspberry Pi projects: What can you do with a Raspberry Pi

Get tinkering

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/computing/raspberry-pi-projects-1311001

 

DARPA wants to find out if AI can optimize the wireless spectrum

At MWC Americas 2018, TechRepublic spoke with Paul Tilghman, Program Manager at DARPA, about the agency's Spectrum Collaboration Challenge, which explores AI and the wireless spectrum.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/darpa-wants-to-find-out-if-ai-can-optimize-the-wireless-spectrum/

 

How to allow Apps through Controlled Folder access in Windows Defender

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/how-to-allow-apps-through-controlled-folder-access

 

3 ways to recycle your outdated electronics

https://www.komando.com/tips/489725/3-ways-to-recycle-your-electronics?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-10-04-article-title

 

How To Zoom in on Mac

https://www.techjunkie.com/how-to-zoom-in-mac/

 

Will Amazon Control Your Microwave and Your Car?

https://askbobrankin.com/will_amazon_control_your_microwave_and_your_car.html

 

Microsoft Re-Open-Sources MS-DOS on GitHub

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/277986-microsoft-re-open-sources-ms-dos-on-github?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

How to Choose a Linux Distro (Without Trying them All)

https://www.maketecheasier.com/choose-linux-distro/

 

PS4 owners say malicious messages are crashing their consoles

It's a familiar mobile attack brought to the gaming world.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/14/ps4-malicious-messsage-crash/?yptr=yahoo

 

Seagate's new Barracuda 500GB SSD is less than $72 today

New, fast, and inexpensive.

https://www.windowscentral.com/thrifter-deal-seagates-new-barracuda-500gb-ssd-less-72-today

 

Romanian Woman Admits Involvement in Hacking Attack On Washington Police Computers

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/romanian-woman-admits-involvement-in-hacking-attack-on-washington-police-computers/

 

Microsoft announces app mirroring to let you use any Android app on Windows 10

Helping fill the gap left by the Windows Phone

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/2/17929908/microsoft-app-mirroring-android-windows-10-desktop

 

Samsung announces new flip phone

https://www.yahoo.com/news/samsung-announces-flip-phone-132810078.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

What is a Windows 10 Theme?

A theme customizes your PC and makes using it a lot more fun

https://www.lifewire.com/what-is-a-windows-10-theme-4145706

 

MICROSOFT UNVEILS NOISE-CANCELING SURFACE HEADPHONES

Microsoft creates a pair of headphones that cost $350, and they're expected to be available by the holiday season.

https://pureinfotech.com/microsoft-noise-canceling-surface-headphones/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

'Body Computing' Turns Healthcare Into Lifecare

As founder of USC's Center for Body Computing (CBC), Dr. Leslie Saxon's mission is to make sure 'patients have a dog in the fight' as they use tech to shift healthcare to 'lifecare.' We talked to her ahead of this week's CBC annual conference.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364036/body-computing-turns-healthcare-into-lifecare?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Secure your VPN in a few steps

Check out these ways to make your VPN connection more secure

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/internet/how-to-make-your-vpn-more-secure-1301175

 

How to clear storage space on your PC for Windows 10 updates

Windows Update initializations may fail in thin clients or embedded systems with full storage.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-clear-storage-space-on-your-pc-for-windows-10-updates/

 

Fix Microsoft Store error 0x80072F30 Check your connection

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/fix-microsoft-store-error-0x80072f30-check-your-connection

 

Google launches voice assistant app to help people with limited mobility use their phones

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/02/google-launches-voice-assistant-app-to-help-people-with-limited-mobility-use-their-phones/

 

Kodi Exodus Not Working? Here’s What to Do

https://www.techjunkie.com/kodi-exodus-not-working/

 

Former Google CEO predicts the internet will split in two  — and one part will be led by China

  - Speaking at a private event hosted by Village Global VC yesterday night, tech luminary and former Google CEO Eric Schmidt predicted that the internet will bifurcate into Chinese-led and US-led versions within the next decade.

  - Under Sundar Pichai's leadership, Google has explored the potential to launch a censored version of its search engine in China, stirring up controversy internally and outside the company.

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/20/eric-schmidt-ex-google-ceo-predicts-internet-split-china.html

 

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 Hands-On

The new Surface Pro 6 looks a lot like its predecessor, but Microsoft made a few changes under the hood. And it's black.

https://www.pcworld.com/video/91127/microsoft-surface-pro-6-hands-on

 

How to Flush the DNS Cache on Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/flush-dns-cache-linux/

 

The best Internet security: Layers of protection and good habits

A collection of best practices.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/14/the-best-internet-security-layers-of-protection-and-good-habits/?yptr=yahoo

 

How Amazon and Alexa are extinguishing Microsoft's IoT ambitions

Amazon is crushing Microsoft's ambitious IoT goal of providing both a platform and front-end for ambient computing with its aggressive Alexa-driven strategy.

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-amazon-and-alexa-are-crushing-microsofts-iot-and-home-hub-vision

 

Unwiped Drives and Servers from NCIX Retailer for Sale on Craigslist

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/unwiped-drives-and-servers-from-ncix-retailer-for-sale-on-craigslist/

 

How the Music Modernization Act will help artists get paid more from streaming

Public Knowledge’s Meredith Rose on The Vergecast

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/2/17927852/music-modernization-act-streaming-monetization-meredith-rose-vergecast

 

Google's got a gorgeous new tablet that becomes a full laptop — it's named 'Pixel Slate'

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/google-apos-got-gorgeous-tablet-151631475.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

Reboot vs Reset: What's the Difference?

https://www.lifewire.com/reboot-vs-reset-4157868

 

How to clean install Windows 10 version 1809 (October 2018 Update)

VIDEO: The best way to get Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809) is doing a clean installation — Here's why and how to do it.

https://pureinfotech.com/clean-install-windows-10-1809-october-2018-update/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Pureinfotech+%28Pureinfotech+Newsletter%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

For Teens, Cyberbullying Is Hard to Avoid

Pew Research Center polled 743 US 13- to 17-year-olds in March and April and found that 59 percent have experienced some form of online abuse. Name-calling is the most common type of online bullying teens face.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364049/for-teens-cyberbullying-is-hard-to-avoid?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

How to overclock your GPU

Get better graphics performance for free

https://www.techradar.com/how-to/computing/how-to-overclock-your-gpu-1306627

 

Account takeover attacks ramping up, leading to explosion of phishing

ATO attacks steal a person's credentials and use them to send emails from their account, according to a recent Barracuda Networks report.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/account-takeover-attacks-ramping-up-leading-to-explosion-of-phishing/

 

What needs your attention Windows 10 Setup notification

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/what-needs-your-attention-windows-10-setup-notification

 

Facebook follows Twitch and YouTube with launch of Premieres, live polls and fan badges

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/02/facebook-follows-twitch-and-youtube-with-launch-of-premieres-live-polls-and-fan-badges/

 

How To Sign Up for Instagram on your Mac or Windows PC

https://www.techjunkie.com/sign-up-instagram-on-pc/

 

CLOULDFLARE AND GOOGLE WILL HELP SYNC THE INTERNET'S CLOCKS—AND MAKE YOU SAFER

https://www.wired.com/story/clouldflare-google-roughtime-sync-clocks-security/

 

Excel’s top 12 most popular formulas with examples

Make sure these date and time functions, math tricks, and data manipulation tools are all at your disposal.

https://www.pcworld.com/article/3302360/office-software/excels-top-12-most-popular-formulas-with-examples.html

 

The Beginner’s Guide to the pwd Command in Linux

https://www.maketecheasier.com/pwd-command-linux-guide/

 

Samsung added LTE to the Chromebook Plus V2

It will cost you $100 more than the base version.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/12/samsung-chromebook-plus-v2-lte/?yptr=yahoo

 

Fix your smartphone all on your own with the $8 AmazonBasics Repair Kit

Pair this with a detailed YouTube video and you'll be good to go.

https://www.windowscentral.com/thrifter-deal-amazonbasics-smartphone-repair-kit

 

DMARC Policies for Whitehouse.gov Make Spoofing Emails Easier

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/dmarc-policies-for-whitehousegov-make-spoofing-emails-easier/

 

Why feds can’t block California’s net neutrality bill

Experts say the new lawsuit rests on shaky legal ground

https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/2/17927430/california-net-neutrality-law-preemption-state-lawsuit

 

How to see if your Facebook data got hacked — and what was taken

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/see-facebook-data-got-hacked-took-202308993.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

A 200-year-old guide to color, redesigned for the internet age

Centuries after naturalists used it to define the colors they saw in the natural world, Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours is back.

https://www.fastcompany.com/90239248/a-200-year-old-guide-to-color-redesigned-for-the-internet-age

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