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Sat 1449 11/17/2018

 

Good Deal: The Roku Ultra Is Just $77 On Amazon ($23 Off)

https://www.reviewgeek.com/8285/good-deal-the-roku-ultra-is-just-77-on-amazon-23-off/

 

Apple iPad Pro review: Excessive in the best way

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-ipad-pro-review-excessive-best-way-171142212.html

 

A popular YouTuber was able to bend the new iPad Pro easily

https://bgr.com/2018/11/16/ipad-pro-2018-new-apple-tablet-can-bend-so-handle-it-with-extra-care/

 

How to Mirror Your iPhone Using Chromecast

https://www.techjunkie.com/mirror-iphone-chromecast/

 

The Best Productivity Apps of 2018

Buckle down and get things done with the best productivity apps for managing your work, organizing your life, collaborating with teams, and much more.

https://www.pcmag.com/article/362432/the-best-productivity-apps

 

Cheap but powerful Raspberry Pi rival: $45 NanoPi Neo4 is six-core Android board with USB 3.0 and 4K support

The NanoPi Neo4 is the cheapest six-core, single-board computer to be released, but there's a catch.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/cheap-but-powerful-raspberry-pi-rival-45-nanopi-neo4-is-a-six-core-android-board-with-usb-3-0-and-4k/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

China systematically hijacks internet traffic: researchers

Exploited omission in US-China cyber detente agreement.

https://www.itnews.com.au/news/china-systematically-hijacks-internet-traffic-researchers-514537

 

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/

 

How to make your Android photos look better

https://www.komando.com/tips/504144/how-to-make-your-android-photos-look-better

 

Researchers Link Cyberattack on Saudi Petrochemical Plant to Russia

Cybersecurity firm traces support for hack to Central Scientific Research Institute of Chemistry and Mechanics, a government-owned institution located in Moscow.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-researchers-link-cyberattack-on-saudi-petrochemical-plant-to-russia-1540322439

 

Facebook responds to the New York Times' blockbuster exposé

But fails to address some of the report's key findings.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/15/facebook-response-nyt-expose/?yptr=yahoo

 

AMD’s New RX 590 Unambiguously Beats the GTX 1060

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/gaming/280723-amds-new-rx-590-unambiguously-beats-the-gtx-1060?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Need a Legal & Cheap Windows License? Here Are Your Options

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/need-legal-cheap-windows-8-license-options/

 

Play 1,785 Classic Arcade Games Right Now on The Internet Archive (No Quarters Necessary)

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/play-1785-classic-arcade-games-right-now-on-the-internet-archive-no-quarters-necessary/

 

How to Disable Extensions and Plug-Ins in Google Chrome

https://www.lifewire.com/disable-chrome-extensions-and-plugins-4136252

 

How to Create a Podcast Playlist on iOS

https://www.maketecheasier.com/create-podcast-playlist-ios/

 

Supply glut mars Turing effect for Nvidia shares

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/supply-glut-mars-turing-effect-132008407.html

 

Sony’s noise cancelling Bose rivals just dropped to their lowest price for Black Friday

https://bgr.com/2018/11/16/sonys-noise-cancelling-bose-rivals-just-dropped-to-their-lowest-price-for-black-friday/

 

Chrome Taking Up a Lot of Space iPhone – How To Fix

https://www.techjunkie.com/chrome-taking-up-a-lot-of-space-iphone-how-to-fix/

 

Spec-Down: Apple MacBook Air vs. Microsoft Surface Laptop 2

Premium ultraportable laptops like the new Apple MacBook Air are thin, light, and powerful. They're also numerous, making for tedious comparison shopping. So we pit it against one of its closest competitors, the Microsoft Surface Laptop 2, to see which is better.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/364728/spec-down-apple-macbook-air-vs-microsoft-surface-laptop-2

 

Version 2.0 brings Vivaldi web browser inline with the competition

The latest release Vivaldi 2.0 offers a few must-have features for modern browsers.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/version-2-0-brings-the-vivaldi-web-browser-inline-with-the-competition/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Healthcare.gov FFE Breach Compromises 75K Users' Data

Attackers broke into a sign-up system used by healthcare insurance agents and brokers to help consumers apply for coverage.

https://www.darkreading.com/vulnerabilities---threats/healthcaregov-ffe-breach-compromises-75k-users-data/d/d-id/1333094

 

How to enable full light theme on Windows 10

Windows 10 introduces a new light theme that brings lighter colors for the Start menu, Action Center, and taskbar, and here's how you can enable it.

https://pureinfotech.com/enable-full-light-theme-windows-10/

 

Turn your phone into a magnifying glass

https://www.komando.com/apps/2822/clever-and-easy-use-your-phone-as-a-magnifying-glass

 

KnowBe4 Top-Clicked Phishing Email Subjects for Q3 2018 [INFOGRAPHIC]

https://blog.knowbe4.com/q3-2018-top-clicked-phishing-email-subjects

 

The best external hard drives

Consider first how you'll be using it.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/17/the-best-external-hard-drives/?yptr=yahoo

 

Researchers Create ‘Master Fingerprints’ to Unlock Phones

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/extreme/280713-researchers-create-master-fingerprints-to-unlock-phones?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

The 18 Best Free Movie Streaming Sites

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-free-movie-streaming-sites/

 

What to Do if You Lose a U2F Key

https://www.howtogeek.com/366188/what-to-do-if-you-lose-a-u2f-key/

 

HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) Facts

Everything you need to know about HDMI from version 1.0 to 2.1.

https://www.lifewire.com/hdmi-facts-high-definition-multimedia-interface-1847337

 

How to Lock Google Chrome with Passwords

https://www.maketecheasier.com/password-protect-google-chrome/

 

MacBook Air and iPad Pro 2018 review: Two bites at the Apple

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/macbook-air-ipad-pro-2018-164941545.html

 

$17.99 for Anker’s fast wireless charging stand is the best charger deal on Amazon

https://bgr.com/2018/11/16/black-friday-deals-anker-wireless-charger/

 

Does My iPhone Need an Antivirus? Everything To Know About Securing Your iPhone

https://www.techjunkie.com/iphone-need-antivirus-secure/

 

Why Passwords Might (Finally) Go Away

Passwords are still the main method for protecting online accounts. Now, a series of regulations and open standards provide hope that we can finally ditch them.

https://www.pcmag.com/commentary/364693/why-passwords-might-finally-go-away

 

How to use Android Pie Standby Apps

Android Pie's hidden feature is a great way to manually limit your apps. Jack Wallen shows you how.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-use-android-pie-standby-apps/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Whack-A-Mole: The Impact of Threat Intelligence on Adversaries

https://threatvector.cylance.com/en_us/home/whack-a-mole-the-impact-of-threat-intelligence-on-adversaries.html

 

Hacking Humans Podcast

https://thecyberwire.com/podcasts/hacking-humans.html

 

How to set up your new home theater

https://www.komando.com/tips/498438/how-to-set-up-home-theater

 

Spotted: Miscreants use pilfered NSA hacking tools to pwn boxes in nuke, aerospace worlds

High-value servers targeted by cyber-weapons dumped online by Shadow Brokers

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/19/leaked_nsa_malware/

 

What is Software_Reporter_Tool.exe Causing High CPU Usage?

https://www.askvg.com/what-is-software-reporter-tool-exe-causing-high-cpu-usage/

 

What is a VPN? - Gary explains

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGjGQ24cXAY

 

4 Anonymous Web Browsers That Are Completely Private

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/2-anonymous-web-browsers-completely-private-secure/

 

How to Use Google Maps Music Controls for Spotify, Apple Music, or Google Play Music

https://www.howtogeek.com/368508/how-to-use-google-maps-music-controls-for-spotify-apple-music-or-google-play-music/

 

How to Change the File Download Location in Your Browser

https://www.lifewire.com/change-the-file-download-location-4046428

 

How to Transfer Android Files to Mac

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

 

PlayStation pulls out of E3 2019

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/playstation-pulls-e3-2019-151000132.html

 

Black Friday just came early for every popular Aukey product you can think of

https://bgr.com/2018/11/17/amazon-black-friday-2018-deals-aukey-product-sale/

 

iPhone Won’t Turn On – Try These Fixes

https://www.techjunkie.com/iphone-wont-turn-on/

 

Palm Phone

https://www.pcmag.com/review/364748/palm-phone

 

A $10 Raspberry Pi alternative? La Frite packs Pi-like specs into low-cost Linux board

The $10 La Frite comes close to matching some key specs of the $35 Pi 3 B+, while trimming other features to slash the price.https://www.techrepublic.com/article/a-10-raspberry-pi-alternative-la-frite-packs-pi-like-specs-into-low-cost-linux-board/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Culture the missing link for cybersecurity's weakest link

Whether people are your weakest link and falling for phishing attacks, or your strongest link and looking out for anything suspicious, is down to your organisation's culture.

https://www.zdnet.com/article/culture-the-missing-link-for-cybersecuritys-weakest-link/

 

WHAT SPAMMERS COULD DO WITH YOUR HACKED FACEBOOK DATA

https://www.wired.com/story/facebook-hack-data-spammers/

 

Best smart watch to buy this Christmas and holiday season

https://www.komando.com/tips/499515/best-smart-watch-to-buy-this-christmas-and-holiday-season

 

How Do You Fight a $12B Fraud Problem? One Scammer at a Time

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/10/how-do-you-fight-a-12b-fraud-problem-one-scammer-at-a-time/

 

How to Disable or Remove Chrome Software Reporter Tool in Windows

https://www.askvg.com/how-to-disable-or-remove-chrome-software-reporter-tool-in-windows/

 

Raspberry Pi Review Lesson 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnkcVyKThiQ&t=2s

 

7 Nifty Tips for Getting the Most Out of Finder’s View Options on Mac

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/finder-view-options-mac/

 

How People Can See When You Open Emails (and How to Stop Them)

https://www.howtogeek.com/368201/how-people-can-see-when-you-open-emails-and-how-to-stop-them/

 

How to Modify Text Size In Internet Explorer

Some Web Pages Explicitly Set the Size of Text

https://www.lifewire.com/modify-text-size-in-internet-explorer-4129342

 

Backup and Restore Your Linux Desktop with CloudBerry Backup

https://www.maketecheasier.com/backup-linux-desktop-with-cloudberry-backup/

 

The iPad Pro is the best tablet you can buy, but you'll s...

https://www.maketecheasier.com/backup-linux-desktop-with-cloudberry-backup/

 

The iPad Pro is the best tablet you can buy, but you'll s...

https://finance.yahoo.com/video/ipad-pro-best-tablet-buy-140000912.html

 

Does It Matter Which Graphics Card Manufacturer You Choose?

https://www.reviewgeek.com/7683/does-it-matter-which-graphics-card-manufacturer-you-choose/

 

Huawei exec: We’ll dethrone Samsung to be the global smartphone leader by 2020

https://bgr.com/2018/11/16/huawei-phones-exec-interview-dethrone-samsung/

 

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Fri 1448 11/16/2018

Everybody's taking pictures with the iPhone's fancy new Portrait Mode — here's how to use it

  - Apple's newest iPhones support Portrait Mode, which allows you to take professional-looking pictures of people, pets, still life and more.

  - Using the mode is easy, you just need to know where to look and how to use it.

  - On the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR, you can apply even more changes, which we'll show you how to do, too.

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/14/how-to-use-iphone-portrait-mode.html?__source=yahoo%7Cfinance%7Cheadline%7Cstory%7C&par=yahoo&yptr=yahoo

 

Would You Trade Your Personal Data for Free Online Services?

According to a PCMag survey of 3,000 US consumers, 44 percent of people would exchange personal data for access to public Wi-Fi. If you're one of them, do yourself a favor, and use a VPN

https://www.pcmag.com/news/364635/would-you-trade-your-personal-data-for-free-online-services

 

How To Mount an MDF File in Windows

https://www.techjunkie.com/mount-mdf-windows/

 

Leaked Pixel 3 Lite photos might reveal Google’s answer to the iPhone XR

https://bgr.com/2018/11/16/google-pixel-3-lite-leaked-photos-specs/

 

Laser Video Projectors - What You Need To Know

Using lasers to light up your home theater viewing experience

https://www.lifewire.com/how-laser-based-video-projectors-work-4132351

 

WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1809, OCTOBER 20018 UPDATE, RE-RELEASES ON NOVEMBER 13

Microsoft resumes the Windows 10 October 2018 Update rollout after five weeks of delay. Here's how to get it and everything you need to know.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-1809-october-2018-update-rerelease/

 

Report: Apps for Kids Contain Dubious, Unsuitable Ads

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10441/report-apps-kids-contain-dubious-unsuitable-ads

 

What’s new in Edge HTML on Windows 10 v1809

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/whats-new-in-edge-html-on-windows-10-1809

 

Speed up your tablet & smartphone: Clear cache, search history, call logs & more

https://www.komando.com/apps/271941/speed-up-your-tablet-and-smartphone-clear-cache-search-history-call-logs-more

 

AMD Will Answer Nvidia’s Ray Tracing Technology, Eventually

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/gaming/280479-amd-will-answer-nvidias-ray-tracing-technology-eventually?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

5 of the Best Laptop Docking Stations to Expand Your Laptop Connectivity

https://www.maketecheasier.com/best-laptop-docking-stations/

 

How to See Power Usage in Windows 10’s Task Manager

https://www.howtogeek.com/367850/how-to-see-power-usage-in-windows-10s-task-manager/

 

12 Echo Dot Accessories to Supersize Your Dot

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/echo-dot-accessories/

 

iPhone Owners Getting Apple IDs Locked: What to Do Now

https://www.yahoo.com/news/iphone-owners-getting-apple-ids-230100652.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

24 Must-Have Tech Gifts Under $50

You don't have to spend a fortune on a cool tech gift. For tech-savvy friends and family, there are a number of gifts in the $50 range; here are some of the best.

https://www.pcmag.com/feature/339156/24-must-have-tech-gifts-under-50

 

Best Kodi Add-ons – November 2018

https://www.techjunkie.com/best-kodi-addons/

 

The magic iPhone wallpapers that make your dock and folders disappear are back

https://bgr.com/2018/11/16/iphone-xs-max-wallpaper-free-download-iphone-xr/

 

How to Make Your Own Audio Diffusers

https://www.lifewire.com/make-your-own-audio-diffuser-3134903

 

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/

 

Facebook Ads Falsely Labeled 'Approved By' US Senators

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10442/facebook-ads-falsely-labeled-approved-us-senators

 

How to stop Videos from Auto-playing in Microsoft Edge browser

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/stop-videos-from-auto-playing-edge

 

Download this to make your computer good as new!

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

 

Apple Confirms T2 Chip Can Brick Macs After Third-Party Repairs

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/280501-apple-confirms-t2-chip-can-brick-macs-after-third-party-repairs?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Five Common Chromebook Myths Debunked

https://www.maketecheasier.com/chromebook-myths-debunked/

 

Touch ID and Face ID Don’t Make You More Secure

https://www.howtogeek.com/368114/touch-id-and-face-id-dont-make-you-more-secure/

 

The 12 Best Linux Desktop Environments

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-linux-desktop-environments/

 

‘Infuriated’ Mark Zuckerberg Told Facebook Staff to Use Android After Apple CEO’s Diss

https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/infuriated-mark-zuckerberg-told-facebook-223747026.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

Apple's Dual-SIM Tech Ruins Verizon Coverage

Apple's innovative new dual-SIM system doesn't work well with Verizon's network yet.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/364678/apples-dual-sim-tech-ruins-verizon-coverage

 

How To Enable Undo Send in Outlook?

https://www.techjunkie.com/undo-send-outlook/

 

Samsung is about to spend an insane amount of money on 5G and AI investments

https://bgr.com/2018/11/15/samsung-is-about-to-spend-an-insane-amount-of-money-on-5g-and-ai-investments/

 

Dolby TrueHD — What You Need to Know

All About the Dolby TrueHD Surround Sound Format

https://www.lifewire.com/dolby-truehd-4110228

 

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/

 

FCC approval of Europe’s Galileo satellite signals may give your phone’s GPS a boost

https://techcrunch.com/2018/11/15/fcc-approval-of-europes-galileo-satellite-signals-may-give-your-phones-gps-a-boost/?yptr=yahoo

 

What is DirectX Raytracing in Windows 10 and what it means for Gaming

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/what-is-directx-raytracing-in-windows-10

 

3 ways to free up space on your smartphone

https://www.komando.com/tips/501606/3-ways-to-free-up-space-on-your-smartphone

 

10 Reasons why Linux is Better Than MacOS or Windows

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qH3v41JmyIg

 

What Is “Bloatware,” and Why Is It Installed?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/what-is-bloatware/

 

Bots and Volunteers Replaced 9 Million Broken Wikipedia References with Wayback Machine Links

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/bots-and-volunteers-replaced-9-million-broken-wikipedia-references-with-wayback-machine-links/

 

5 Ways to Make Your Linux Desktop Look Fantastic

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/linux-desktop-look-fantastic/

 

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Photos of AirPods 2 Leak

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/wednesday-apple-rumors-photos-airpods-182338257.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_06

 

Most People Don't Even Know What 5G Is

But when they learn that 5G— the next-generation of wireless network technology —is expected to deliver faster data speeds, lower wait times, and improved reliability and may become a replacement for their home internet, consumers are happy to learn about it.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/364652/most-people-dont-even-know-what-5g-is

 

How To Set up a Raspberry Pi emulator in Windows

https://www.techjunkie.com/raspberry-pi-emulator-windows/

 

This beautiful Galaxy F concept makes a strong case for foldable phones

https://bgr.com/2018/11/15/galaxy-f-release-date-stunning-concept-imagines-foldable-phone-design/

 

LCD Video Projector Basics

https://www.lifewire.com/lcd-video-projector-basics-4076777

 

Microsoft briefly tested ads in the Windows 10 mail app

The company claims it was just an experimental feature.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/16/microsoft-tested-ads-in-windows-10-mail-app/?yptr=yahoo

 

SpaceX gets FCC approval to add 7,518 more satellites to its Starlink constellation

https://techcrunch.com/2018/11/15/spacex-gets-fcc-approval-to-add-7518-more-satellites-to-its-starlink-constellation/?yptr=yahoo

 

Increase the Font size and make text bigger on Windows 10

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

 

Find out who viewed your Instagram

https://www.komando.com/tips/497016/find-out-who-viewed-your-instagram

 

M.2 vs NVME: What's the difference?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJCHx7mZEKo&t=2s

 

What Is a “Banking Trojan?”

https://www.maketecheasier.com/what-is-banking-trojan/

 

Plex Continues Pivot Away From Servers, Offers Web Shows

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/plex-continues-pivot-away-from-servers-offers-web-shows/

 

6 Signs Microsoft Is Really a Fan of Linux

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/signs-microsoft-fan-linux/

 

Why you should get your kid a flip phone instead of a smartphone in 2018

https://www.yahoo.com/gma/why-kid-flip-phone-instead-smartphone-2018-131803079--abc-news-parenting.html

 

The 100 Best Android Apps of 2018

The Google Play Store is brimming with choices, both good and terrible. These are the best Android apps for your phone or tablet.

https://www.pcmag.com/article/362295/the-100-best-android-apps

 

More companies are chipping their workers like pets

Follow the yellow chip road to HR.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/16/employee-microchip-security-orwell/?yptr=yahoo

 

5 critical settings so hackers can’t access your bank accounts

https://www.komando.com/columns/503508/5-critical-settings-so-hackers-cant-access-your-bank-accounts

 

I tested Amazon's super-cheap microwave that you can talk to, and it's pretty darn good

  - Amazon is now selling its $60 microwave that you can talk to with Amazon Alexa.

  - You need an Amazon Echo nearby, but once it's set up you can ask Alexa to defrost meat, reheat coffee and more.

  - It's super cheap and it works well, but it's not something most people need.

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/13/amazon-alexa-microwave-review.html?__source=yahoo%7Cfinance%7Cheadline%7Cstory%7C&par=yahoo&yptr=yahoo

 

Shop the Best Black Friday Laptop and Tablet Deals Right Now

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/shop-best-black-friday-laptop-192000721.html

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Thur 1447 11/15/2018

Two hackers behind 2016 Uber data breach have been indicted for another hack

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/25/uber-hackers-indicted-lynda-breach/

 

SanDisk’s Ultra 128GB microSD card just dropped to $22, a new all-time low

https://bgr.com/2018/11/14/sandisk-128gb-microsd-card-sale-black-friday-2018/

 

Once again, Facebook has a lot of explaining to do

The turmoil continues.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/15/facebook-new-york-times-under-fire/?yptr=yahoo

 

Solve some of the most annoying Netflix problems

https://www.komando.com/tips/500643/solve-some-of-the-most-annoying-netflix-problems?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-11-02-article-title

 

Adware Doctor, a Top Seller on the Mac App Store, Was Grabbing Users’ Web History

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/adware-doctor-a-top-seller-on-the-mac-app-store-was-grabbing-users-web-history/

 

What Does OLED Mean?

What does OLED mean and where is it used?

https://www.lifewire.com/oled-organic-led-4151091

 

If You’re Planning to Build a PC, You’d Best Build Soon

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/280356-if-youre-planning-to-build-a-pc-youd-best-build-soon?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=extremetech&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

FESTIVAL OF THE LIGHT THEME FOR WINDOWS 10 (DOWNLOAD)

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

 

British Airways hack is worse than originally thought

AN ADDITIONAL 185,000 CUSTOMER PAYMENT CARDS WERE COMPROMISED.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/british-airways-hack-is-worse-than-originally-thought/

 

Over Half a Million Water Heaters Have Been Recalled After Starting Fires

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/over-half-million-water-heaters-191653889.html

 

How to Download and Upgrade to Windows 10 October 2018 Update

https://www.askvg.com/windows-10-feature-update-available-for-download-and-upgrade/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+AskVG+%28AskVG%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

How to Open a docx File without Microsoft Office

https://www.maketecheasier.com/open-docx-file-without-microsoft-office/

 

What To Do if your Computer Monitor Starts Flickering

https://www.techjunkie.com/computer-monitor-flickering/

 

How Do I Download an Entire Website for Offline Reading?

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-do-i-download-an-entire-website-for-offline-reading/

 

15 ways to ruin your website (free PDF)

https://www.techrepublic.com/resource-library/whitepapers/15-ways-to-ruin-your-website-free-pdf/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Listen to Podcasts on Your Amazon Echo

You can tap into a variety of podcasts on your Amazon Echo via TuneIn, iTunes, Amazon Music, and more. Here's how.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/355896/how-to-listen-to-podcasts-on-your-amazon-echo?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

Google's Pixel Slate ships in December

The earliest you can get one is December 4-5th.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/15/google-pixel-slate-ships-december/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to block spam texts and messages on your phone

https://www.komando.com/columns/394001/how-to-block-spam-texts-and-messages-on-your-phone?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=totd&utm_content=2018-11-02-article-title

 

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/

 

What Is Super-AMOLED (S-AMOLED)?

Definition of Super-AMOLED

https://www.lifewire.com/super-amoled-4151073

 

Google Suggests Dark UI Mode Could Finally Be Coming to Android

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/mobile/280333-google-suggests-dark-ui-mode-could-finally-be-coming-to-android?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

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

 

23-year-old woman charged with stealing $320,000 worth of cryptocurrency

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/23-year-old-woman-charged-with-stealing-320000-worth-of-cryptocurrency-20494.html#new_tab

 

Thursday Apple Rumors: SIM-Free iPhone XR Now Available in U.S.

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/thursday-apple-rumors-sim-free-184957024.html

 

[Guide] Things to Do After Installing Feature Update in Windows 10

https://www.askvg.com/guide-things-to-do-after-installing-feature-update-in-windows-10/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+AskVG+%28AskVG%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail

 

How Solid State Drives Works

https://www.maketecheasier.com/how-solid-state-drive-work/

 

The Best Chrome Extensions to Download or Manage Images

https://www.techjunkie.com/best-chrome-extensions-download-manage-images/

 

The 7 Cheapest Phone Plans With Unlimited Everything

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/cheapest-phone-plans-with-unlimited-everything/

 

How to scan printed documents with the free Microsoft Office Lens app

With Microsoft Office Lens for iOS or Android, you can scan receipts, business cards, notes, photos, and other types of documents through your mobile device. Learn how to use the free Office Lens app.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-scan-printed-documents-with-the-free-microsoft-office-lens-app/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Connect Amazon Echo Dot to an External Speaker

You can pump up the sound on your Echo Dot with an external speaker.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/358124/how-to-connect-amazon-echo-dot-to-an-external-speaker?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

Tidal music streaming is now available on Amazon's Echo speakers

Alexa, play that Beyoncé jam.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/15/tidal-on-amazon-echo-speakers/?yptr=yahoo

 

5 free Windows 10 downloads you can't miss!

https://www.komando.com/downloads/411459/5-free-downloads-from-microsoft-you-cant-miss

 

Why Mac Hard Drives Don’t Need Defragmenting

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

 

Floor-standing and Bookshelf Speakers - Which Is Right For You?

https://www.lifewire.com/floorstanding-and-bookshelf-loudspeaker-answers-4115990

 

Amazon Launches Alexa App in Windows Store

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/internet/280357-amazon-launches-alexa-app-in-windows-store?i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809): All the new features and changes

UPDATED 11/14: Windows 10 October 2018 Update, version 1809, is available (again) starting November 13, and here are all the new features and changes thus far Microsoft has added to the new version.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-redstone-5-version-1809-new-features/

 

Search for Chrome on Bing, and you might get a nasty surprise

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/search-for-chrome-on-bing-and-you-might-get-a-nasty-surprise-20501.html#new_tab

 

This Is Why Your Computer Is So Slow

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/why-computer-slow-185633275.html

 

NanoPi M4 : RK3399 SBC with 4 x USB 3.0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=knS854Taz-E&t=661s

 

What Makes a Computer Fast?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/what-makes-computer-fast/

 

Lenovo Webcam Not Working – What you Can Do

https://www.techjunkie.com/lenovo-webcam-not-working-issue/

 

Which Kindle Device Should You Buy? A Comparison Guide

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/choose-right-kindle/

 

Office Q&A: Excel referencing, Word field codes, and a table trick

This month, Susan Harkins presents some easy solutions for a few problems that only seem big.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/office-q-a-excel-referencing-word-field-codes-and-a-table-trick/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Ask Alexa to Remember Things

Having trouble keeping track of important dates, where you left your keys, or what you need to bring to the gym? These tips will show you how to use Alexa skills to remember all of the important details in your life.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/362492/how-to-ask-alexa-to-remember-things?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

Microsoft’s Surface Headphones are a good first try

Gray on the outside because they’re gray on the inside.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/15/microsoft_surface_headphones_review/?yptr=yahoo

 

Free software to detect and prevent network intrusions

https://www.komando.com/downloads/486449/free-software-to-prevent-and-detect-network-intrusions

 

Don’t Give Apps Access to Your Email (Even to Save Money)

https://www.howtogeek.com/365391/don%E2%80%99t-give-apps-access-to-your-email-even-to-save-money/

 

Backyard Home Theater

What you need to set up an outdoor home theater

https://www.lifewire.com/backyard-home-theater-4084616

 

Shockingly, No One Trusts Facebook’s Portal Smart Displays

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/internet/280352-shockingly-no-one-trusts-facebooks-portal-smart-displays?i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9tYWlsLnlhaG9vLmNvbS8%3D&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

WINDOWS 10 UPDATE KB4467708 (BUILD 17763.134) RELEASES

Microsoft releases quality updates for Windows 10 version 1809, version 1803, and earlier versions, and here's all you need to know.

https://pureinfotech.com/kb4467708-windows-10-build-17763-134/

 

Porn-Watching Employee Infected Government Networks With Russian Malware, IG Says

Government auditors traced a malware infection back to a single porn-watching employee within the U.S. Geological Survey.

https://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/2018/10/porn-watching-employee-infected-government-networks-russian-malware-ig-says/152307/

 

Solving the Mystery of Apple's Missing Core i7 MacBook Air

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/solving-mystery-apple-apos-missing-160000136.html

 

Black / Blank / BSOD / Blue Screen on HP Laptop

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECFNghVKoBM&t=2s

 

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

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

 

How To Find your Printer IP Address

https://www.techjunkie.com/find-printer-ip-address/

 

The 12 Best Linux Desktop Environments

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-linux-desktop-environments/

 

Google Chromecast: Cheat sheet

Chromecast is Google's compact media streaming device that is able to mirror video content from thousands of apps onto your TV.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/google-chromecast-cheat-sheet/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

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=lab-report=utm_medium=title&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=13

 

Windows 10 preview adds smarter active hours and a true light theme

It's also easier to pause updates.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/14/windows-10-preview-light-theme-active-hours/?yptr=yahoo

 

T-Mobile deal gets you the only phone in the US with an in-screen fingerprint sensor for free

https://bgr.com/2018/11/14/oneplus-6t-t-mobile-price-free-magenta-friday/

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10 Answers To The Most Frequently Asked Linux Questions On Google

http://www.everydaylinuxuser.com/2014/09/10-answers-to-most-frequently-asked.html

 

A Dangerous New Class of Weapons Emerges

http://www.nationaldefensemagazine.org/articles/2018/10/19/a-dangerous-new-class-of-weapons-emerges

 

Report: iPhone XR Sales are Much Softer Than Expected

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/ios/190667/report-iphone-xr-sales-are-much-softer-than-expected?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_5cb-eWPKTJlzFFuSm4DcChrXZiOWlMmJY1hmBZYwkYIku6WhQGbM9Ht8wQGwVnYAzXtcdo7prpjN0vRkf17tl25-a1A&_hsmi=67266226

 

How To Count Duplicates in Excel Spreadsheets

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

 

Create a Karaoke Party Powerhouse at Home with Your Stereo System

https://www.lifewire.com/throw-a-karaoke-party-4140428

 

The 9 Safest Free Software Download Sites for Windows

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/9-cleanest-safest-websites-download-free-software-windows/

 

Phishing gets more complex as decoy PDF pops up with Microsoft-issued SSL certificate

A PDF decoy was found to be linked to an Office 365 phishing page hosted in Azure blob storage, according to Netskope Threat Protection.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/phishing-gets-more-complex-as-decoy-pdf-pops-up-with-microsoft-issued-ssl-certificate/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Microsoft Surface Go review: Bringing the fun back to Windows

Microsoft has exceeded our expectations with the Surface Go delivering a fun, high-performing mini-tablet PC.

https://www.windowscentral.com/surface-go

 

Campaign 2018: Artificial intelligence is automating attacks on political campaigns

Google and Microsoft are helping political campaigns defend themselves against hackers using automated attacks.

https://www.cnet.com/g00/news/artificial-intelligence-is-automating-attacks-on-political-campaigns/?ftag=COS-05-10aaa0b&linkId=58428286&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=19

 

Fire TV how-to tips: Make the most of Amazon's media streamers

Browse faster, launch apps with ease, and avoid common annoyances with these Fire TV tips and tricks.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3319517/data-center-cloud/fire-tv-how-to.html?cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-08

 

Report Shows Increase in Email Attacks Using .com File Extensions

https://www.securityweek.com/report-shows-increase-email-attacks-using-com-file-extensions

 

Facebook Election War Room Spots Fake News, but is it Enough?

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10436/facebook-election-war-room-spots-fake-news-it-enough

 

How to disable Speech Recognition feature in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/disable-speech-recognition-feature-windows

 

You’ll Soon Have Granular Control of Chrome Extension Permissions

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/youll-soon-have-granular-control-of-chrome-extension-permissions/

 

How to Let Multiple People Use the Same Amazon Echo

Once you've added another family member to your Echo device, each of you can bounce from one account to another just by talking to Alexa. Here's how.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/363112/how-to-let-multiple-people-use-the-same-amazon-echo?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

How Secure Is Bluetooth?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/how-secure-is-bluetooth/

 

SwiftKey to Pick Up Bing Search Capabilities

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/190672/swiftkey-to-pick-up-bing-search-capabilities?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_5cb-eWPKTJlzFFuSm4DcChrXZiOWlMmJY1hmBZYwkYIku6WhQGbM9Ht8wQGwVnYAzXtcdo7prpjN0vRkf17tl25-a1A&_hsmi=67266226

 

How To install Colossus on Kodi

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

 

What Does It Mean To Cut The Cord?

How to free yourself from cable and satellite TV

https://www.lifewire.com/what-is-cutting-the-cord-4145351

 

6 Warning Signs Your Cell Phone May Be Tapped

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/6-signs-cell-phone-tapped/

 

Why TENS is the secure bootable Linux you need

If you're looking for a security-minded live Linux distribution, TENS makes desktop protection incredibly simple.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/tens-is-the-secure-bootable-linux-you-need/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Why Microsoft isn't making a smartphone, even though you want one

https://www.windowscentral.com/why-microsoft-isnt-making-smartphone-even-though-you-want-one

 

Could you spot an impersonation scam?

https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/blog/could-you-spot-an-impersonation-scam

 

The best Amazon Echo add-ons and accessories

A few are goofy, but many are great: These mostly inexpensive gadgets can make Amazon’s smart speakers even better.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3235947/connected-home/best-amazon-echo-accessories.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-08&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Best%20of%20TechHive%20%202018-11-08&utm_term=techhive_bestof_html

 

The Russia Problem: What Businesses Can Learn From Cyberwarfare

https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestechcouncil/2018/10/17/the-russia-problem-what-businesses-can-learn-from-cyberwarfare/

 

Windows Defender Gets 'Sandbox' Protection

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10439/windows-defender-gets-sandbox-protection

 

VideoPad Video Editor is a free video editing software for YouTube

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/videopad-video-editor

 

Google Maps is Getting Better Commute Features, Music Player Integration

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/google-maps-is-getting-better-commute-features-music-player-integration/

 

How to Listen to the Radio on Your Amazon Echo

If you want to listen to the radio, but lack the hardware to do so, Amazon's Alexa can fill in as your disc jockey with skills that tap into current and past radio broadcasts.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/362377/how-to-listen-to-the-radio-on-your-amazon-echo?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

5 Amazing Note-taking Alternatives to Evernote

https://www.maketecheasier.com/5-amazing-evernote-alternatives/

 

Intel NUC (NUC8i7BEH) Mini-PC Kit: Install and Configuration

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/190678/intel-nuc-nuc8i7beh-mini-pc-kit-install-and-configuration?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_5cb-eWPKTJlzFFuSm4DcChrXZiOWlMmJY1hmBZYwkYIku6WhQGbM9Ht8wQGwVnYAzXtcdo7prpjN0vRkf17tl25-a1A&_hsmi=67266226

 

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

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

 

Run Ubuntu Within Windows Using VirtualBox

https://www.lifewire.com/run-ubuntu-within-windows-virtualbox-2202098

 

Why Google Calendar and Google Tasks Are the Only To-Do Apps You Need

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/google-calendar-google-tasks-to-do-apps/

 

How to use the Firefox Master Password

If you insist on having Firefox save your username and password set up a Master Password to protect logins.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-use-the-firefox-master-password/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Top 20 Windows 10 Tips and Tricks

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=skKRxAU8hJk

 

Cybercrime-as-a-Service: No End in Sight

Cybercrime is easy and rewarding, making it a perfect arena for criminals everywhere.

https://www.darkreading.com/endpoint/cybercrime-as-a-service-no-end-in-sight/a/d-id/1333033

 

A first look at the new Ring Stick Up Cam Wired

https://www.techhive.com/article/3318498/security-cameras/new-ring-stick-up-cam-wired-first-look.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-08&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Best%20of%20TechHive%20%202018-11-08&utm_term=techhive_bestof_html

 

[Heads-up] U.S. Government: "Your Weak Cyber Security Violates Federal Law"

https://blog.knowbe4.com/heads-up-u.s.-government-your-weak-cyber-security-violates-federal-law

 

Global Ransomware Damage Costs Predicted To Reach $20 Billion (USD) By 2021

https://cybersecurityventures.com/global-ransomware-damage-costs-predicted-to-reach-20-billion-usd-by-2021/

 

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

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

 

How to Format an Individual Column in an Outlook Folder

https://www.howtogeek.com/367981/how-to-format-an-individual-column-in-an-outlook-folder/

 

How to Voice Train Your Amazon Echo Device

You can help Alexa better understand your voice, leading to fewer mistakes.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/358187/how-to-voice-train-your-amazon-echo-device?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

Recovery Toolbox for Outlook Overcomes Limitations of Built-in Repair Tool

https://www.maketecheasier.com/recovery-toolbox-for-outlook-review/

 

Android Without* Google?

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/android/190626/android-without-google?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8gaYw6QwciGXjMwNre33GVkf9U3CCwkJJUafbco_bVs-Vl2zF0VDEkVhYu3xSgOMGbjPwMV_FWFz7zkMUdrP-lHwAtfw&_hsmi=67230927

 

Left Mouse Button Not Working? Here’s How To Fix It

https://www.techjunkie.com/left-mouse-button-not-working/

 

38 Things to Do After Installing Ubuntu

A guide to building out your Ubuntu operating system

https://www.lifewire.com/things-to-do-installing-ubuntu-2200611

 

How to Factory Reset Windows 10 or Use System Restore

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/system-restore-factory-reset-work-windows-10/

 

How to pass an image from the Windows 10 Snipping Tool to Paint 3D

Microsoft added a seamless way to pass an image from the Windows 10 Snipping Tool to the Paint 3D app where users can access powerful annotation tools.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-seamlessly-pass-an-image-from-the-windows-10-snipping-tool-to-paint-3d/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Orange Pi PC

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dytXokextNg&t=3s

 

Tech Support Scams Decline as Consumers Get Savvy

https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/tech-support-scams-decline-as/

 

Best surge protector: Reviews and buying advice

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

https://www.techhive.com/article/3172540/computers-accessories/best-surge-protector.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-08&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Best%20of%20TechHive%20%202018-11-08&utm_term=techhive_bestof_html

 

Firefox Alerts Users When Visiting Breached Sites

https://www.securityweek.com/firefox-alerts-users-when-visiting-breached-sites

 

Who gets spear phished, and why?

https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2018/10/19/who-gets-spear-phished/

 

How to allow Apps through Controlled Folder access in Windows Defender

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

 

How to Automatically Show the Weather in the Outlook Calendar

https://www.howtogeek.com/367936/how-to-automatically-show-the-weather-in-the-outlook-calendar/

 

How to Manage Amazon Echo With the Alexa App, Website

Having trouble controlling your Echo device? You can turn to the Alexa app or site for help.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/355913/how-to-manage-amazon-echo-with-the-alexa-app-website?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

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

https://www.maketecheasier.com/launch-chrome-inside-kodi/

 

Intel NUC (NUC8i7BEH) Mini-PC Kit First Impressions

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/190478/intel-nuc-nuc8i7beh-mini-pc-kit-first-impressions?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8gaYw6QwciGXjMwNre33GVkf9U3CCwkJJUafbco_bVs-Vl2zF0VDEkVhYu3xSgOMGbjPwMV_FWFz7zkMUdrP-lHwAtfw&_hsmi=67230927

 

Best smart plugs: These gadgets will turn any electrical outlet into a smart socket

Here’s an easy and inexpensive way to control the lamps and small appliances in your smart home. There are dozens to choose from; we’ll help you find the right one.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3318241/lighting/best-smart-plugs.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-08&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Best%20of%20TechHive%20%202018-11-08&utm_term=techhive_bestof_html

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Tue 1445 11/13/2018

How to Move Android Apps to a Micro SD Card and Clear Space

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/move-android-apps-sd-card/

 

How to set CloudFlare’s 1.1.1.1 DNS on Android or iOS

You can now use CloudFlare's 1.1.1.1 DNS resolver on your Android and iOS, and here's how to set it up.

https://pureinfotech.com/set-cloudflare-1111-dns-android-ios/

 

[Software Update] CCleaner 5.49 Now Available for Download

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

 

Lenovo Yoga C930

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/review/363302/lenovo-yoga-c930?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

5 free Windows 10 downloads you can't miss!

https://www.komando.com/downloads/411459/5-free-downloads-from-microsoft-you-cant-miss

 

How To Remove Page Breaks in Word

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

 

MIT Plans New Fusion Reactor That Could Actually Generate Power

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/extreme/280265-mit-plans-new-fusion-reactor-that-could-actually-generate-power?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Apple iCloud.exe not opening, syncing or working in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/apple-icloud-exe-not-working-in-windows-10

 

Videos and MS Office documents - ingredients for a malware attack

https://www.grahamcluley.com/videos-office-documents-malware/

 

How Can I Use a Password Manager for My Security Questions?

Password vaults are good at keeping track of passwords, but not answers to security questions. There is a technique you can use to help.

https://askleo.com/how-can-i-use-a-password-manager-for-my-security-questions/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JF1KJUPMlpdfbL

 

How to play classic Windows games using PlayOnLinux

http://www.everydaylinuxuser.com/2014/09/how-to-play-classic-windows-games-using.html

 

The Complete Guide To The Ubuntu Launcher

Learn How To Navigate To Your Favourite Applications Within Ubuntu

https://www.lifewire.com/complete-guide-ubuntu-launcher-220206

 

How to Fix: Activation Key Damaged (Scam)

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10438/how-fix-activation-key-damaged-scam

 

Yes, you should update your iPhone to iOS 12.1, but its lock screen is *still* unsafe

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/yes-you-should-update-your-iphone-to-ios-12-1-but-its-lock-screen-is-still-unsafe-20506.html#new_tab

 

What Are Bluetooth Profiles and What Are They For?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/what-are-bluetooth-profiles/

 

Now that Password Autofill is Part of iOS 12, There’s No Reason Not to Use a Password Manager

https://www.howtogeek.com/368098/now-that-password-autofill-is-part-of-ios-12-theres-no-reason-not-to-use-a-password-manager/

 

Amazon Photos vs. Google Photos: Which Is Best?

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/amazon-photos-google-photos/

 

Wi-Fi is rebranding itself: Here's how to understand the new naming

The Wi-Fi Alliance group has announced new names for common Wi-Fi specifications, to help eliminate confusion around the standards.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/wi-fi-is-rebranding-itself-heres-how-to-understand-the-new-naming/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Meet Squoosh, Google’s powerful new image converter that works in any browser

https://bgr.com/2018/11/13/meet-squoosh-googles-powerful-new-image-converter-that-works-in-any-browser/

 

Breaking Down a Decade of Google Play Data

The Google Play Store recently turned 10, and app analytics firm App Annie compiled a decade's worth of data on the nearly 10 million apps released on the Android marketplace since 2008.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364450/breaking-down-a-decade-of-google-play-data?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

These browser extensions can help you save money

https://www.komando.com/tips/499485/money-saving-browser-extensions

 

How to Set Up a VPN in Windows 10

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

 

Google Adds Support for Foldable Phones to Android

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/mobile/280281-google-adds-support-for-foldable-phones-to-android?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Can’t remove Bluetooth mouse & keyboard device in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/cant-remove-bluetooth-mouse-keyboard-device

 

Watch how a Tesla Model S was stolen with just a tablet

RELAY ATTACK ON AN ESSEX DRIVEWAY.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/watch-how-a-tesla-model-s-was-stolen-with-just-a-tablet/

 

What’s the Difference between a Hub, a Switch, and a Router?

Hubs, switches, and routers are all computer networking devices with varying capabilities. Unfortunately, the terms are often misused.

https://askleo.com/whats_the_difference_between_a_hub_a_switch_and_a_router/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JF1KJUPMlpdfbL

 

Play Sim City 2000 And Other DOS Games For Free On Linux With PlayOnLinux

http://www.everydaylinuxuser.com/2014/09/play-sim-city-2000-and-other-dos-games.html

 

How To Choose The Best Linux Distro For Your Needs

https://www.lifewire.com/choose-best-linux-distro-for-needs-2201172

 

How to Fix: Disable, Delete Messenger 'My Story' Permanently

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10440/how-fix-disable-delete-messenger-my-story-permanently

 

Manager who worked on Equifax’s breach website sentenced for insider trading

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/manager-who-worked-on-equifaxs-breach-website-sentenced-for-insider-trading-20465.html#new_tab

 

The Unusual Desktop Shortcut Malware, and How It Works

https://www.maketecheasier.com/desktop-shortcut-malware-how-it-works/

 

How To Save Money On Audible Audiobooks

https://www.howtogeek.com/366520/how-to-save-money-on-audible-audiobooks/

 

10 of the World’s Most Famous Hackers (And What Happened to Them)

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/5-of-the-worlds-most-famous-hackers-what-happened-to-them/

 

Publicity surrounding data sold on the dark web isn't always accurate

While many reports have surfaced about the danger of company data being sold on the dark web, this information is actually misleading and inaccurate.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/the-dark-web-is-not-actually-selling-your-data-report-says/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Windows 10 October 2018 Update rolls out again after begin pulled last month

https://bgr.com/2018/11/13/windows-10-october-2018-update-november-rollout/

 

Amazon's Echo Lineup: What's the Difference?

Amazon has once again expanded its Echo lineup, with upgraded smart speakers and other devices intended to put Alexa in every corner of your house (and car). If you're not sure which one is best for you, here’s a rundown of what each Echo device offers.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/356513/amazon-s-echo-lineup-what-s-the-difference?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

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

https://www.komando.com/columns/497439/5-security-settings-to-secure-your-router

 

The Best Free Photo-Editing Software for Windows

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

 

Seagate Wants to HAMR the Competition, Ship 100TB HDDs By 2025

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/280190-seagate-wants-to-hamr-the-competition-ship-100tb-hdds-by-2025?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

Disk Cleanup Tool & Storage Sense now offer to clear Downloads folder

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/disk-cleanup-storage-sense-downloads-folder

 

Eurostar resets customers’ passwords after accounts breached

ALL CHANGE PLEASE!

https://www.grahamcluley.com/eurostar-resets-customers-passwords-after-accounts-breached

 

Why Can’t I Undelete these Files?

Deleting a file doesn't necessarily remove the data from disk. It then becomes a race to recover it before it's overwritten by something else.

https://askleo.com/why-cant-i-undelete-these-files/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JF1KJUPMlpdfbL

 

Top 7 Free Windows Programs (You Need Right Now)

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

 

How to Create a Multiboot USB Drive Using Windows

https://www.lifewire.com/create-a-multiboot-usb-drive-4134439

 

Apple Has a Plan B as iPhone Demand Wanes

https://finance.yahoo.com/video/apple-plan-b-iphone-demand-195410253.html

 

FIFA, Hacked Again, Braces for New Revelations

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/30/sports/soccer/fifa-uefa-hack.html

 

Captchas: Why We Need Them, How They’re Evolving, and How You Can Solve Them More Easily

https://www.maketecheasier.com/captchas-why-we-need-them/

 

Touch ID and Face ID Don’t Make You More Secure

https://www.howtogeek.com/368114/touch-id-and-face-id-dont-make-you-more-secure/

 

The 6 Best PDF Readers for Windows

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/6-pdf-readers-windows/

 

Windows 10 October 2018 Update: How to use the new Storage Sense features

The Windows 10 October 2018 Update includes new features for Storage Sense that make it even better. Here's what's coming and how to use the features.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/windows-10-october-2018-update-how-to-use-the-new-storage-sense-features/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Best Buy is the only place to get a Black Friday deal on Google’s new Pixel 3

https://bgr.com/2018/11/13/best-buy-black-friday-2018-deals-pixel-3-and-pixel-3-xl-sale/

 

The Best Amazon Alexa Skills

Trick out your Amazon Echo with the coolest and most useful skills in Alexa's arsenal. From news and local information to games, shopping, and travel, we've pulled together all the skills you'll want in 10 top categories.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article/352136/the-best-amazon-alexa-skills?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

Smart shoppers use secret Amazon codes to save big bucks

https://www.komando.com/tips/499500/secret-amazon-coupon-codes

 

How To Delete Every Other Row in Excel

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

 

Samsung Unveils Flexible Display That Will Launch in 2019

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/mobile/280293-samsung-unveils-flexible-display-that-will-launch-in-2019?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

New features in Notepad in Windows 10 v1809

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/new-features-in-notepad-in-windows-10-v1809

 

Facebook Portal isn’t designed to be as private as you might hope

SURPRISE!

https://www.grahamcluley.com/facebook-portal-privacy/

 

[SNAP] Awesome Apps for Photographers

https://askbobrankin.com/snap_awesome_apps_for_photographers.html

 

Raspberry Pi 3: Newbie Introduction

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7bZWWlqrCo&t=7s

 

How to Set Up and Use Amazon Fire TV

How to set up and use Fire TV

https://www.lifewire.com/set-up-and-use-amazon-fire-tv-4153899

 

25 Expert Predictions About the Future That Will Terrify You

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/25-expert-predictions-future-terrify-185550623.html

 

Anatomy of a sextortion scam

https://blog.talosintelligence.com/2018/10/anatomy-of-sextortion-scam.html

 

What Is Earphones Driver and How Does It Affect Audio Quality?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/what-is-earphones-driver/

 

Can You Place Wi-Fi Cams In Front of Windows?

https://www.howtogeek.com/367339/can-you-place-wi-fi-cams-in-front-of-windows/

 

The 5 Best Desktop Email Clients That Don’t Cost a Dime

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/5-of-the-best-desktop-email-clients-for-windows-that-dont-cost-a-dime/

 

Windows 10 October 2018 Update: How to use cloud clipboard

A step-by-step guide to getting the most from Windows 10's forthcoming cloud clipboard feature.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/windows-10-october-2018-update-how-to-use-cloud-clipboard/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Samsung may be working on a foldable tablet, in addition to its foldable phone

https://bgr.com/2018/11/13/samsung-foldable-tablet-patent-filed/

 

Amazon Echo vs. Google Home: Which Smart Speaker Is Best?

Alexa and Google Assistant have emerged as the leading voice-control platforms. Here's how the most popular speakers stack up on audio quality, voice assistance, smart home control, and more.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article/348496/google-home-vs-amazon-echo-which-one-should-rule-your-smar?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=3

 

Four Google travel apps you’ve somehow lived without

https://qz.com/1462839/google-travel-apps-youve-somehow-lived-without/?yptr=yahoo

 

Google went down after traffic was routed through China and Russia

Google said it wasn't malicious, but the timing is odd.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/13/google-outage-rerouted-china-russia/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to Enable or Disable User First Sign-in Animation in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2411-turn-off-user-first-sign-animation-window-10-a.html

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Mon 1444 11/12/2018

20 Private Roku Channels You Should Install Right Now

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/private-roku-channels-install-now/

 

What you need to know about the coming 5G revolution

https://www.komando.com/tips/497004/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-coming-5g-revolution

 

How To Get iMessage Working On a Windows PC

https://www.techjunkie.com/imessage-windows-pc/

 

Fewer Than One-Third of Consumers Use a VPN

A new PCMag survey reveals that most people know that a VPN can help them stay safe online but don't use one. Forty-eight percent of respondents said they have never used a VPN, and 23 percent have used a VPN but don't anymore.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364217/fewer-than-one-third-of-consumers-use-a-vpn?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Amazon is blowing out Anker accessories in a one-day early Black Friday sale (very popular supplier, made in China, soon to get tariffs)

https://bgr.com/2018/11/12/amazon-black-friday-2018-early-sale-anker-accessories/

 

Why NVIDIA Just Discontinued This Expensive Graphics Card

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/why-nvidia-just-discontinued-expensive-140000499.html

 

Amazon Tried to Sell ICE Its Faulty Facial Recognition Tech

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/computing/279472-amazon-tried-to-sell-ice-its-faulty-facial-recognition-tech?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

What Your Function Keys Do In Microsoft Excel

https://www.howtogeek.com/366910/what-your-function-keys-do-in-microsoft-excel/

 

[HOWTO] Access Academic Research for Free

https://askbobrankin.com/howto_access_academic_research_for_free.html

 

Your Phone App: Mirror content from Android phone to Windows 10 PC

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/your-phone-app-windows-10

 

Apple says T2 chip can limit third-party repairs for recent Macs

It could make unofficial fixes impossible in some cases.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/12/apple-t2-chip-can-limit-repairs-for-recent-macs/?yptr=yahoo

 

SIM Card Hijacking: How It Works and What You Can Do About It

https://www.maketecheasier.com/sim-card-hijacking/

 

A Basic Guide To The Linux Operating System

https://www.lifewire.com/basic-guide-linux-operating-system-2202786

 

How to Add or Remove Favorites in Photos app in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/116097-add-remove-favorites-photos-app-windows-10-a.html

 

How to Watch Everything on Netflix No Matter Where You Live

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/watch-everything-netflix-matter-live/

 

Guard your privacy with this total internet security system

https://www.komando.com/tips/496953/guard-your-privacy-with-this-total-internet-security-system

 

What is Private & Incognito Browsing? Is it Secure?

https://www.techjunkie.com/what-is-private-incognito-browsing/

 

The Best Free Password Managers of 2018

A password like '123456' may be easy to remember, but it's also equally easy to guess or hack. These are the best free password managers that can help you keep track of strong, unique passwords for every secure site you use.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2475964,00.asp?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

New video shows off the foldable Samsung Galaxy F of your dreams

https://bgr.com/2018/11/12/samsung-galaxy-f-release-date-soon-video-shows-design/

 

Intel Has Good News for iPhone Owners Who Want 5G Speeds

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/intel-good-news-iphone-owners-181640379.html

 

Google Is Making Android Security Updates Mandatory

https://www.extremetech.com/g00/mobile/279495-google-is-making-android-security-updates-mandatory?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14

 

What is Binary, and Why Do Computers Use It?

https://www.howtogeek.com/367621/what-is-binary-and-why-do-computers-use-it/

 

[HELP] Google Backup and Sync Stopped Working

https://askbobrankin.com/help_google_backup_and_sync_stopped_working.html

 

How to make a YouTube video with Microsoft PowerPoint

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/make-a-youtube-video-powerpoint

 

Microsoft’s Black Friday deals include discounts on Surface devices

You can save on the Surface Laptop 2 as well as Surface Pro 6 bundles.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/12/microsoft-black-friday-deals-surface-devices/?yptr=yahoo

 

What Is Ray Tracing and Why Is It the Next Big Thing in Gaming Technology

https://www.maketecheasier.com/what-is-ray-tracing/

 

How to Run a Program at Startup Using Ubuntu

https://www.lifewire.com/run-a-program-startup-using-ubuntu-2205696

 

PowerShell Scripting - Create USB Install Media for Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/96159-powershell-scripting-create-usb-install-media-windows-10-a.html

 

The 8 Best Free Online Word Processors

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/6-more-fresh-free-online-word-processors/

 

Android: How to manage permissions on your Android

https://www.komando.com/tips/499203/android-how-to-manage-permissions-on-your-android

 

What is ctrl-alt-del on Mac?

https://www.techjunkie.com/ctrl-alt-del-mac/

 

Walabot Is a Smart Home Device That Can Detect Falls

Attach Walabot to your bathroom wall, and the device uses Wi-Fi-like 'advanced, low-power radio wave technology' – not cameras – to detect falls. If you do take a tumble, Walabot calls your emergency contact to let them know.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/364599/walabot-is-a-smart-home-device-that-can-detect-falls?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

New AirPods are ‘definitely’ coming this year, according to one leaker

https://bgr.com/2018/11/12/airpods-2-release-date-set-for-2018-report-says/

 

7 of the best antivirus services for Android smartphones and tablets

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/7-best-antivirus-services-android-163243294.html

 

What You MUST Know Before Buying A Computer

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

 

How to Make Your Chromebook as Secure as Possible

https://www.howtogeek.com/367471/how-to-make-your-chromebook-as-secure-as-possible/

 

Geekly Update - 07 November 2018

https://askbobrankin.com/geekly_update_07_november_2018.html

 

Add Shared Workbook buttons to the Quick Access Toolbar in Excel

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/add-shared-workbook-buttons-excel

 

News of an Amazon-Apple Team-Up Hit Best Buy Last Week. Now What?

https://www.barrons.com/articles/news-of-an-amazon-apple-team-up-hit-best-buy-last-week-now-what-1542041409?siteid=yhoof2&yptr=yahoo

 

What Is Virtualization, and Why Should You Use it?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/what-is-virtualization/

 

How to Display the Date and Time Using Linux Command Line

https://www.lifewire.com/display-date-time-using-linux-command-line-4032698

 

How to Create and Restore a System Image Backup with Macrium Reflect

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/61026-backup-restore-macrium-reflect.html

 

50 Funny Wi-Fi Names for Your Router’s Network SSID

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/50-funny-wi-fi-names-network-ssid/

 

How to use your smartphone to diagnose bad Wi-Fi

https://www.komando.com/tips/438322/how-to-use-your-smartphone-to-diagnose-bad-wi-fi

 

How To Setup a PVR in Kodi

https://www.techjunkie.com/setup-pvr-kodi/

 

Lifeprint Harry Potter Magic Photo and Video Printer

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/review/364524/lifeprint-harry-potter-magic-photo-and-video-printer?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=17

 

Sony filed a patent for a touchscreen-equipped PlayStation controller

https://techcrunch.com/2018/11/12/sony-filed-a-patent-for-a-touchscreen-equipped-playstation-controller/?yptr=yahoo

 

My Activated and Genuine Windows 10 Suddenly Showing Not Activated

https://www.askvg.com/my-activated-and-genuine-windows-10-suddenly-showing-not-activated/

 

Raspberry Pi 3 Boot and Network Test

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RBuzacSUEf4&t=6s

 

How to Automatically Show the Weather in the Outlook Calendar

https://www.howtogeek.com/367936/how-to-automatically-show-the-weather-in-the-outlook-calendar/

 

[HOWTO] Backing Up The Registry

https://askbobrankin.com/howto_backing_up_the_registry.html

 

People Prefer Driverless Cars Hit Animals, the Elderly

https://www.geek.com/tech/people-prefer-driverless-cars-hit-animals-the-elderly-1757704/

 

Best free Vector Graphics Design software for Windows

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/free-vector-graphics-design-software-windows

 

Surface Pro with Type Cover bundle $599 (was over $900)

You can now save over $300 when purchasing a Surface Pro and Type Cover bundle from the Microsoft Store or Best Buy. Deal ends soon.

https://pureinfotech.com/surface-pro-6-type-cover-599-was-over-900/

 

Do Blue Light Filtering Apps Really Work?

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

 

How To Create A Multiboot Linux USB Drive Using Linux

https://www.lifewire.com/create-multiboot-linux-usb-drive-4135593

 

Factory recovery - Create a Custom Recovery Partition

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/106215-factory-recovery-create-custom-recovery-partition.html

 

6 of the Best Apps to Scan, Track, and Manage Receipts

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/7-best-apps-scan-track-manage-receipts/

 

How to Make Good YouTube Videos

https://www.howtogeek.com/365859/how-to-make-good-youtube-videos/

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Sun 1443 11/11//2018

Microsoft vows to improve Windows app store with gamers in mind

It knows there's a reason you prefer Steam and other stores.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/11/microsoft-vows-to-improve-store-for-gamers/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to Download Your Photos From iCloud

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/download-photos-icloud-120900197.html

 

Why GPIO Zero Is Better Than RPi.GPIO for Raspberry Pi Projects

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/gpio-zero-raspberry-pi/

 

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd gen) review: A big step up in terms of design and musicality

The new Dot is the best-sounding small smart speaker you can buy.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3316722/speakers/amazon-echo-dot-3rd-gen-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-01

 

How To Force Quit in Mac OS X

https://www.techjunkie.com/force-quit-macos/

 

Sticky Notes 3.1 Introduces a New Dark Mode

https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/189475/sticky-notes-3-1-introduces-a-new-dark-mode?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9yBW7D4cIDVj_aEpjAqGXUe73gse1_QY5xqEFCCL6m97gF3CCEOww6w2CfGdrt7K0a0976ClYWdHYkFfrg95AYsftkNA&_hsmi=66976945

 

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?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=13

 

How to Fix: Hackers Hacked My Email, Demand Bitcoin (Scam)

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10437/how-fix-hackers-hacked-my-email-demand-bitcoin-scam

 

Naked celebrity photo hacker used to be a high school teacher

EX-HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER TO PLEAD GUILTY, COULD BE IMPRISONED FOR YEARS.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/naked-photo-hacker/

 

What is Vishing?

https://www.knowbe4.com/vishing

 

How Solid State Drives Works

https://www.maketecheasier.com/how-solid-state-drive-work/

 

Brace yourself: Here are the top five national security threats to America

https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/brace-yourself-here-are-the-top-five-national-security-threats-to-america

 

Windows 10 Dynamic Lock is not working or missing

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/windows-10-dynamic-lock-not-working

 

Are Your Smarthome Devices Spying on You?

https://www.howtogeek.com/366990/are-your-smarthome-devices-spying-on-you/

 

The Ultimate Windows 7 and Ubuntu Linux Dual Boot Guide

https://www.lifewire.com/ultimate-windows-7-ubuntu-linux-dual-boot-guide-2200653

 

How to use DNS over TLS on Ubuntu Linux

Jack Wallen shows you how to migrate to DNS over TLS on the Ubuntu Linux desktop.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-use-dns-over-tls-on-ubuntu-linux/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Allow or Block Sites to Play Sound in Google Chrome in Windows

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/116467-allow-block-sites-play-sound-google-chrome.html

 

20 Awesome Uses for a Raspberry Pi

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/different-uses-raspberry-pi/

 

TiVo Bolt OTA DVR review: More features, but many familiar drawbacks as well

TiVo's DVR for cord-cutters gets a hardware upgrade, but it's missing some modern touches.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3316657/home-theater/tivo-bolt-ota-dvr-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-01

 

How To Loop Video in VLC and Other Top Tips

https://www.techjunkie.com/loop-video-vlc/

 

Apple iPhone XR First Impressions

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/ios/190033/apple-iphone-xr-first-impressions?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8MrM-I2dUN_E8HfpklP_MyYgkJDMcocFKQbyJ3u3Xfvl0kzBIREWcYgHhVA9qOnoWq4Icqs3R1FoMBZyF1IrL199pEFA&_hsmi=67122116

 

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?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=13

 

Home Gadget Promises More Secure Email

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10432/home-gadget-promises-more-secure-email

 

RAT author jailed for 30 months, ordered to hand over $725k worth of Bitcoin

https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/security-data-protection/rat-author-jailed-for-30-months-ordered-to-hand-over-725k-worth-of-bitcoin/#new_tab

 

Hook, Line and Sinker: After Phish Get Caught

https://www.securityweek.com/hook-line-and-sinker-after-phish-get-caught

 

What Makes a Computer Fast?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/what-makes-computer-fast/

 

Top cybersecurity facts, figures and statistics for 2018

Some hard numbers from studies and surveys give you a sense of the state of cybersecurity.

https://www.csoonline.com/article/3153707/security/top-cybersecurity-facts-figures-and-statistics.html

 

Using the Learning tools on Microsoft Edge to improve your Reading experience

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/learning-tools-edge-reading-experience

 

Microsoft: Upcoming Windows Update Might Fail If Your Hard Drive is Too Full

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/microsoft-upcoming-windows-update-might-fail-if-your-hard-drive-is-too-full/

 

Organizing Your Kitchen Recipes with Open Source

Free and easy ways to tackle the mess formally known as your kitchen

https://www.lifewire.com/organize-your-kitchen-recipes-with-open-source-2532768

 

Why Australia is quickly developing a technology-based human rights problem

Human rights advocates have called on the Australian government to protect the rights of all in an era of change, saying tech should serve humanity, not exclude the most vulnerable members of society.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/why-australia-is-quickly-developing-a-technology-based-human-rights-problem/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Add or Remove Google Drive in Navigation Pane of File Explorer in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/48991-add-remove-google-drive-navigation-pane-windows-10-a.html

 

7 DIY Projects You Can Make With an Old Hard Drive

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/projects-make-old-hard-drive/

 

The live TV streaming issue no one's talking about

Some streaming services make a chore out of ad skipping by omitting a visual preview.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3315113/streaming-services/the-live-tv-streaming-issue-no-ones-talking-about.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-10-25

 

How To Right Click on a Mac

https://www.techjunkie.com/right-click-mac/

 

Latest watchOS Update Pulled After It Bricked Some Apple Watch Devices

https://www.thurrott.com/apple/190088/latest-watchos-update-pulled-after-it-bricked-some-apple-watch-devices?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8MrM-I2dUN_E8HfpklP_MyYgkJDMcocFKQbyJ3u3Xfvl0kzBIREWcYgHhVA9qOnoWq4Icqs3R1FoMBZyF1IrL199pEFA&_hsmi=67122116

 

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?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=13

 

How Microsoft's cross-platform efforts are maturing into a great Microsoft experience

Microsoft's unrelenting effort to populate iOS and Android with its apps is beginning to look less like a desperate migration and more like precision integration.

https://www.windowscentral.com/microsofts-ios-and-android-investments-are-maturing

 

Khashoggi: Bots feed Saudi support after disappearance

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-45901584

 

13 Android Settings You Should Change Now!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8nDMool7FxU

 

What Do Router AC Ratings Like AC1200 and AC3200 Mean?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/router-ac-ratings-mean/

 

Data Games: Phishing as an Endless Quest for Exploitable Data

https://www.scmagazine.com/home/opinions/data-games-phishing-as-an-endless-quest-for-exploitable-data/

 

How to export Sticky Notes to Outlook.com in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/export-sticky-notes-to-outlook-com

 

Google Keeps Pushing ChromeOS and Android Closer Together

https://www.howtogeek.com/366826/google-keeps-pushing-chromeos-and-android-closer-together/

 

Free and Open Source Alternatives to PowerPoint

Get ready to impress your audience with these tools!

https://www.lifewire.com/free-open-source-alternatives-to-powerpoint-2532780

 

What are Android Feature Flags and how to enable them

If you'd like to give a few experimental Android features a try, Jack Wallen shows you how with Feature Flags.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/what-are-android-feature-flags-and-how-to-enable-them/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

List of Commands to Open Microsoft Store Apps in Windows 10

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/78108-app-commands-list-windows-10-a.html

 

The 10 Best New Features of macOS Mojave

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-features-macos-mojave/

 

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K review: This is the media streamer to beat

Shedding past mistakes for a surprisingly great experience.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3317561/streaming-hardware/amazon-fire-tv-stick-4k-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-01

 

Dropbox Vs Google Drive – Which is Better?

https://www.techjunkie.com/dropbox-vs-google-drive-which-is-better/

 

Microsoft’s Sticky Notes App Now Accessible Through the Browser

https://www.thurrott.com/cloud/office-365/190191/microsofts-sticky-notes-app-now-accessible-through-the-browser?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-80J98plhESIVftWLGgUxWx1WjocuIzJ1BU74BMrVxPGsAQzcGcZ7i9ZuiSmRLVNMn8mWYDF_iSVd_pxb82S1QVsVo5qA&_hsmi=67160130

 

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?i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=13

 

I returned to Windows 10 Mobile and the HP Elite x3 — here's what I learned

I've missed Windows 10 Mobile since I left the platform last year, so I went back to see how it's holding up. Here's my experience using the HP Elite x3 during the last few weeks.

https://www.windowscentral.com/my-experience-going-back-windows-10-mobile-hp-elite-x3

 

The Poison on Facebook and Twitter Is Still Spreading

Social platforms have a responsibility to address misinformation as a systemic problem, instead of reacting to case after case.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/19/opinion/facebook-twitter-journalism-misinformation.html?emc=edit_th_181020&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=496806371020

 

ROCK64 4K USB 3.0 SBC

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZejkWra-Mfc&t=2s

 

Laptop Buying Guide for 2018

https://www.maketecheasier.com/laptop-buying-guide/

 

Phishing in the public cloud: You’ve been served

https://www.netskope.com/blog/phishing-in-the-public-cloud

 

How to index Encrypted files on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/index-encrypted-files-windows-10

 

Customize Chrome’s New Tab Page, No Extensions Required

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/customize-chromes-new-tab-page-no-extensions-required/

 

A Basic Guide To Linux Packages

https://www.lifewire.com/guide-to-linux-packages-2202801

 

Trump's FCC bets big on 5G: Here's how it will change the US economy forever

The FCC hopes to speed development of 5G initiatives in a move that Chairman Ajit Pai said could lead to new jobs and $500B of economic growth.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/trumps-fcc-bets-big-on-5g-heres-how-it-will-change-the-us-economy-forever/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Convert Windows 10 from Legacy BIOS to UEFI without Data Loss

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/81502-convert-windows-10-legacy-bios-uefi-without-data-loss.html

 

10 Handy Ways to Use Your Mac and iPhone Together

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

 

Quantum 'compass' promises navigation without using GPS

It could keep society humming when satellites fail.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/11/quantum-compass/?yptr=yahoo

 

TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Power Strip review: The ultimate surge protector for the smart home (or smart home office)

Calling it a simple power strip is selling this outstanding gadget way short.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3317677/consumer-electronics/tp-link-kasa-smart-wi-fi-power-strip-review.html?idg_eid=2914952899143e38c59803c3c475b7ef&email_SHA1_lc=8e9af2cda9ff2ddb107159563ea4d341cd6a5e62&cid=th_nlt_techhive_bestof_html_2018-11-01

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