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Fri 1553 03/01/2019

How to Reset Your Apple ID Password in a Few Easy Steps

https://www.lifewire.com/when-you-forget-apple-id-password-2000489

 

Inkjet vs Laser: Which Printer Is Right For Me?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/inkjet-vs-laser-printer/

 

Microsoft Browser Patent to deal with irrelevant content

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/04/microsoft-browser-patent-to-deal-irrelevant-content/

 

Hands-On with HoloLens 2

https://www.thurrott.com/microsoft/200206/hands-on-with-hololens-2?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_ZOIPjpOBvQK8pqCV9R3Byc88uZISIWo_a5O5NoqXkoRNuBQLHxS5dWjLBZ4rs82YsLNnguOj2INJ6JP5nHgWBxew-4A&_hsmi=70267513

 

7 Apple Hardware Discounts You Should Take Advantage Of

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/apple-hardware-discounts/

 

Samsung Tool PRO

Repair and maintain various Android devices by turning to this comprehensive set of tools that can be easily deployed on your PC

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Mobile-Phone-Tools/Others/Samsung-Tool-PRO.shtml

 

30 years in: My, how SC and security have changed

https://www.scmagazine.com/home/security-news/30-years-in-my-how-sc-and-security-have-changed/

 

MWC 2019: Your future Android phone, apps will need no password

FIDO2 certification is paving the way for passwordless mobile security.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/mwc-2019-your-future-android-phone-apps-will-need-no-password/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Bill Gates Predicts Breakthrough Technology

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10512/bill-gates-predicts-breakthrough-technology

 

The NoRelationship Attack Bypasses Office 365 Email Attachment Security

https://blog.knowbe4.com/the-norelationship-attack-bypasses-office-365-email-attachment-security

 

What can I delete from Windows folder in Windows 10?

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/what-can-i-delete-from-windows-folder

 

Thursday Apple Rumors: Apple Registers Two New iPad Models

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/thursday-apple-rumors-apple-registers-185141539.html

 

How to Disable and Deactivate iMessage on iPhone or iPad

https://www.howtogeek.com/395214/how-to-disable-and-deactivate-imessage-on-iphone-or-ipad/

 

Google Taps Fingerprint Sensors on Phones to Kill Passwords

Google makes it easier for web and app developers to use the biometric sensor as a login mechanism. FIDO 2 will work on devices with Android 7.0+ and the Google Play Store.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/366769/google-taps-fingerprint-sensors-on-phones-to-kill-passwords?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=14

 

Samsung’s Galaxy S10 gets put through the ringer in new durability test

https://bgr.com/2019/03/01/galaxy-s10-features-durability-video/

 

Best Ways to Find a Stolen or Lost iPhone

Look for your iPhone using these apps and tips

https://www.lifewire.com/find-a-stolen-or-lost-iphone-2000297

 

6 Useful Tricks You Didn’t Know Existed in Dropbox

https://www.maketecheasier.com/4-advanced-dropbox-tips-and-tricks/

 

Please Microsoft, leave Windows Search alone

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/03/please-microsoft-leave-windows-search-alone/

 

Windows 10 Version 1809 Surpasses 20 Percent Usage Share

https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/200227/windows-10-version-1809-surpasses-20-percent-usage-share?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_ZOIPjpOBvQK8pqCV9R3Byc88uZISIWo_a5O5NoqXkoRNuBQLHxS5dWjLBZ4rs82YsLNnguOj2INJ6JP5nHgWBxew-4A&_hsmi=70267513

 

How to Record and Stream Live TV With Raspberry Pi

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/record-stream-live-tv-raspberry-pi/

 

Viber for Windows PC

Conveniently place phone calls and send SMS messages for free to smartphones running popular operating systems, by using WiFi or 3G

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/Chat/Other-Chat-Tools/Viber.shtml

 

Watch out for fake DoD websites like this

https://rebootcamp.militarytimes.com/news/your-air-force/2019/02/13/watch-out-for-fake-dod-websites-like-this/

 

5 ways to avoid top malware threats

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/5-ways-to-avoid-top-malware-threats/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

YouTube Kids Videos Give Suicide Tips

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10511/youtube-kids-videos-give-suicide-tips

 

Cyber Espionage Warning: The Most Advanced Hacking Groups Are Getting More Ambitious

https://blog.knowbe4.com/cyber-espionage-warning-the-most-advanced-hacking-groups-are-getting-more-ambitious

 

How to get Mac Mouse cursor & pointer on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/get-mac-mouse-cursor-pointer-on-windows

 

This Is Why 5G Is A ‘Linchpin Technology’

https://finance.yahoo.com/video/why-5g-linchpin-technology-192321075.html

 

How to Use a More Secure iPhone Passcode

https://www.howtogeek.com/344973/how-to-use-a-more-secure-iphone-passcode/

 

How To Avoid Tax-Season Scams

Tax season is always a great time for scammers to try and part you from your money and your personal information. Anyone filing in 2019, however, might face some unique challenges. Our article can help you stay safe as you get ready to file your taxes and beyond.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article/366709/how-to-avoid-tax-season-scams?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=14

 

Apple is working on a clever solution to keep foldable phones from breaking

https://bgr.com/2019/02/28/foldable-phone-apple-patent-vs-galaxy-fold/

 

Touch ID Not Working? Here's What to Do

From activation issues to failure somewhere else, try these tips

https://www.lifewire.com/touch-id-not-working-4177446

 

7-Zip vs WinRAR vs WinZIP: The Best Tool for File Compression

https://www.maketecheasier.com/7-zip-vs-winrar-vs-winzip/

 

Mozilla halts Firefox 65 distribution on Windows

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/01/mozilla-halts-firefox-65-distribution-on-windows/

 

Microsoft’s Chromium-Based Edge Browser Could Be Coming to Insiders Soon

https://www.thurrott.com/microsoft/200250/microsofts-chromium-based-edge-browser-could-be-coming-to-insiders-soon?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8EOCJBeOJMxbvO6mX89stxPbO01rTfB3FR9X2DVGyPwc9ErfznubNAns6xEwkxJ0yyjVTXs5JDVJZmRb-Kr1L4QqXF2A&_hsmi=70311862

 

5 Reasons Why You Should Avoid Free Proxy Servers

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/reasons-avoid-free-proxy-servers/

 

Inverted Image

Effortlessly apply various mirroring effects to your photos with the help of this user-friendly and streamlined image reflection editor

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Multimedia/Graphic/Graphic-Editors/Inverted-Image.shtml

 

A New Wave of the Separ Info-Stealer is Infecting Organizations through “Living off the Land” Attack Methods

https://www.deepinstinct.com/2019/02/19/a-new-wave-of-the-separ-info-stealer-is-infecting-organizations-through-living-off-the-land-attack-methods/

 

Google's Digital Wellbeing: An important tool for limiting your screen time

Google's Digital Wellbeing gives us an eye-opening look at our app and screen usage. Jack Wallen discusses its features and explains why this tool is more important than ever.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/googles-digital-wellbeing-an-important-tool-for-limiting-your-screen-time/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Windows 10 should never reboot your PC without your express permission, researchers conclude

What Microsoft could do better: Educate users, improve Windows Update controls, and commit to rebooting only when the PC is not in active use.

https://www.pcworld.com/article/3344476/windows-10-should-never-reboot-your-pc-without-your-express-permission-researchers-conclude.html

 

Are your users putting a big target on your organization’s back? 

https://info.knowbe4.com/password-exposure-test-chn

 

How to merge multiple Word documents into one

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/merge-multiple-word-documents-into-one

 

Cook Says Apple Is ‘Rolling the Dice’ on Future Products

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/cook-says-apple-rolling-dice-192325470.html

 

How to Add Another Face to Face ID on iPhone

https://www.howtogeek.com/370506/how-to-add-another-face-to-face-id-on-iphone/

 

How to Block Robotexts and Spam Messages

Robotexts and junk messages are a fact of life, but that doesn't mean you have to put up with them. Here's how to block spam text messages.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/366366/how-to-block-robotexts-and-spam-messages?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=14

 

Some Galaxy S10 models are already selling out, and free Galaxy Buds are gone too

https://bgr.com/2019/03/01/galaxy-s10-sold-out-free-galaxy-buds-promo-runs-out-of-stock/

 

How to Fix an iPhone Alarm That's Not Working

From volume problems to skipped alarms, here's what to do

https://www.lifewire.com/iphone-alarm-not-working-4177484

 

What You Should Do If Windows 10 Fails to Start

https://www.maketecheasier.com/windows-10-failed-to-start/

 

Firefox will soon disallow extensions in private mode by default

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/01/firefox-will-soon-disallow-extensions-in-private-mode-by-default/

 

Google’s Pixel 3 Lite Just Passed Through the FCC

https://www.thurrott.com/hardware/200248/googles-pixel-3-lite-just-passed-through-the-fcc?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8EOCJBeOJMxbvO6mX89stxPbO01rTfB3FR9X2DVGyPwc9ErfznubNAns6xEwkxJ0yyjVTXs5JDVJZmRb-Kr1L4QqXF2A&_hsmi=70311862

 

7 Scary Internet of Things Hacks and Exploits That Really Happened

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/internet-of-things-hacks-exploits/

 

AM-Notebook Lite

Tool for creating notes, spreadsheets, flowcharts, to-do lists, and other documents with the help of an encompassing layout built for professionals

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Office-tools/Diary-Organizers-Calendar/AMNotebook-Lite.shtml

 

Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn's Twitter account hacked weeks before mayoral election; police say threats not credible

https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/region-hillsborough/tampa-mayor-bob-buckhorns-twitter-account-hacked-weeks-before-mayoral-election-police-say-threats-not-credible

 

Excel tip: Three cell formats that will make header text fit

Header text often takes up too much space. Use these three formats to put headers on a diet when working in Excel.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/excel-tip-three-cell-formats-that-will-make-header-text-fit/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

3 obstacles that folding phones like the Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X need to overcome

The next big things could have next big problems.

https://www.pcworld.com/article/3342966/samsung-galaxy-fold-and-huawei-mate-x-problems.html

 

Wendy’s to pay $50M in data breach settlement

https://blog.knowbe4.com/wendys-to-pay-50m-in-data-breach-settlement

 

Turn off Advertising ID to disable Targeted Ads in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/turn-off-advertising-id-windows-10

 

Friday Apple Rumors: Possible AirPods 2 Release Date Leaks

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/friday-apple-rumors-possible-airpods-184634662.html

 

You Can Now Set a Delay in Alexa Routines

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/you-can-now-set-a-delay-in-alexa-routines/

 

Malware Attacks That Hunt for Porn Site Login Credentials On The Rise

In total, the porn credential-hunting infection attempts reached 850,000 in 2018, or about triple the amount from the year before, Kaspersky Lab said in a new report.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/366712/malware-attacks-that-hunt-for-porn-site-login-credentials-on?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=14

 

Brand new iPads are back down to Black Friday prices, but they’re about to sell out

https://bgr.com/2019/03/01/ipad-sale-on-amazon-with-black-friday-prices/

 

What to Do When Gmail Is Not Working on iPhone

These are the fixes you've been looking for

https://www.lifewire.com/get-gmail-working-on-iphone-4177531

 

Amazon Pop-Ups | Test drive Amazon devices and explore accessories (a lot of these pop-ups are held at Kohl stores)

https://www.amazon.com/b/ref=s9_acss_bw_cg_ABFYSA_2b1_w?node=14303222011&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=merchandised-search-1&pf_rd_r=RDGXYCZ2YY4W492BEGCZ&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=c9fbc859-dfb0-4de3-8af7-bcb8f0ff83c7&pf_rd_i=17608448011

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Thur 1552 02/28/2019

How to fix any Wi-Fi issue on Windows 10

Use the new "Network Reset" feature to fix internet issues, including slow Wi-Fi connectivity, on your Surface Book, Surface Pro 4, and any other Windows 10 device with one click.

https://pureinfotech.com/network-reset-fix-wifi-windows-10/

 

How to tell the dark web from the deep web

https://www.komando.com/tips/539080/how-to-tell-the-dark-web-from-the-deep-web

 

How to Block Phone and FaceTime calls on iPhone and iPad

https://www.howtogeek.com/396994/how-to-block-phone-and-facetime-calls-on-iphone-and-ipad/

 

StayFocusd for Chrome

Funny and practical Chrome extension to stay focused on work by limiting the amount of time per day spent browsing websites, featuring challenges

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

 

WALE: Windows Audio Loudness Equalizer controls volume levels for different apps

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/wale-windows-audio-loudness-equalizer

 

How to use Robocopy to transfer files super-fast over the network on Windows 10

Windows 10 has a hidden tool called Robocopy to copy files very fast between computers over the network — Here's how to use it.

https://pureinfotech.com/robocopy-transfer-files-fast-network-windows-10/

 

How to Multitask on the Linux Terminal With Screen

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/multitask-linux-terminal-screen/

 

How to hack the Windows 10 Taskbar to display your last active app window

Learn how to edit the Windows Registry to change the default behavior of the Microsoft Windows 10 Taskbar.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-hack-the-windows-10-taskbar-to-display-your-last-active-app-window/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Fix: Boot Windows 10 using Basic Display Adapter Driver

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10508/how-fix-boot-windows-10-using-basic-display-adapter-driver

 

Vivaldi 2.3 released: auto tab-stacking, usability improvements

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/06/vivaldi-2-3-released-auto-tab-stacking-usability-improvements/

 

Huawei’s Mate X Is the Foldable Phone You Might Actually Want

https://www.thurrott.com/mobile/android/200150/huaweis-mate-x-is-the-foldable-phone-you-might-actually-want?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--fi6n4RJUirlQ_u3OWMfMSBVVN3wPlaQkxu3FGpiVmZhbPYxnua-2zNTmDywZTsBTfvDclIhRJ-zSqVSFrpG6i3ttAJQ&_hsmi=70222822

 

The Journey to My New Computer: Success and Failure

My new machine is in service. Here's what I installed, how it's performing, and how at least one aspect failed.

https://askleo.com/the-journey-to-my-new-computer-success-and-failure/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JwS06JPhapdfbL

 

What to Do When Your iPhone Is Stolen

https://www.lifewire.com/what-to-do-iphone-is-stolen-2000299

 

Why Do Data Breaches Happen So Often?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/why-data-breaches-happen/

 

5 MWC Android announcements you might have missed but really need to know

The smallest announcements are sometimes the most important.

https://www.pcworld.com/article/3346016/mwc-android-announcements-missed.html

 

Steve Wozniak wants Apple to jump on the foldable phone bandwagon

https://bgr.com/2019/02/27/foldable-iphone-steve-wozniak-wants-device/

 

Delete your old tweets to protect yourself

https://www.komando.com/tips/520175/delete-your-old-tweets-to-protect-yourself

 

How to Make and Answer Calls on an iPad

https://www.howtogeek.com/395348/how-to-make-and-answer-calls-on-an-ipad/

 

IObit Software Updater

Ensure your software is up-to-date and easily install various applications from a single, intuitive interface, with this simple program

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Others/Signatures-Updates/IObit-Software-Updater.shtml

 

Mozilla Firefox seems slow to start

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/mozilla-firefox-seems-slow-to-start

 

How to change DNS address to faster resolvers on Windows 10

If you need to change your device DNS addresses, in this guide, you'll learn three ways to perform this task on Windows 10.

https://pureinfotech.com/change-dns-windows-10/

 

How to Check Chromebook Specs and System Info: 7 Methods

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/check-specs-chromebook/

 

How to join and use Microsoft's Office Insider program

You can peek at early builds of Office and share your opinions with Microsoft. Here's how to become an Office Insider.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-join-and-use-microsofts-office-insider-program/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

New Energizer Phone Has Beast of a Battery

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10510/new-energizer-phone-has-beast-battery

 

Google publishes Password Checkup extension for Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/05/google-publishes-password-checkup-extension-for-chrome/

 

A Dedicated Google Assistant Button Could Be on Your Next Android Phone

https://www.thurrott.com/google/200155/a-dedicated-google-assistant-button-could-be-on-your-next-android-phone?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--fi6n4RJUirlQ_u3OWMfMSBVVN3wPlaQkxu3FGpiVmZhbPYxnua-2zNTmDywZTsBTfvDclIhRJ-zSqVSFrpG6i3ttAJQ&_hsmi=70222822

 

Why Am I Not Getting the Email I Signed Up For?

Over-aggressive spam filtering can cause email messages to fail to appear in your inbox. We'll look at approaches to deal with it.

https://askleo.com/why_am_i_not_getting_the_email_i_signed_up_for/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JwS06JPhapdfbL

 

How to Get Into and Out of iPhone Recovery Mode

If a problem won't resolve with your iOS device, try these tips

https://www.lifewire.com/get-into-and-out-of-recovery-mode-2000261

 

How to Use Windows 10’s OpenSSH Client Instead of PuTTY

https://www.maketecheasier.com/use-windows10-openssh-client/

 

Upgrade speeds without sacrificing storage space: A massive 960GB Crucial SSD is just $96 today

Newegg's selling the Crucial BX500 960GB for $96 with checkout code.

https://www.pcworld.com/article/3346258/upgrade-speeds-without-sacrificing-storage-space-a-massive-960gb-crucial-ssd-is-just-96-today.html

 

It’s finally here: New free app lets you use iMessage on Android

https://bgr.com/2019/02/26/imessage-on-android-hack-download-free-app/

 

Make your life more comfortable with accessibility and health tech

https://www.komando.com/tips/544330/get-the-best-in-accessibility-tech

 

Microsoft May Replace Edge’s Rendering Engine with an Open Source Chromium Fork

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/microsoft-may-replace-edges-rendering-engine-with-an-open-source-chromium-fork/

 

ArsClip

Monitor the clipboard, store all the copied text entries in a single place and browse the clipboard history with this easy-to-use application

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Office-tools/Clipboard/ArsClip.shtml

 

What is the meaning of Smart Cities? What are the features of a Smart City?

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/digital-or-smart-cities

 

How to see Chrome web activities in Timeline on Windows 10

Google Chrome for Windows 10 gets support for Timeline with a new Web Activities extension by Microsoft.

https://pureinfotech.com/chrome-web-activities-timeline-windows-10/

 

Better Than Dropbox: The 6 Quickest Ways to Share Any File With Anyone

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/dropbox-quickest-ways-share-file-si/

 

Pantheon Desktop Makes Linux Elementary

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Pantheon-Desktop-Makes-Linux-Elementary-85733.html

 

Toyota Australia driven offline by cyber attack, as heart hospital hit by ransomware

https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/featured/toyota-australia-cyber-attack-heart-hospital-ransomware/#new_tab

 

Google is testing Never Slow Mode feature in Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/05/google-is-testing-never-slow-mode-feature-in-chrome/

 

139 US bars, restaurants and coffeeshops infected by credit-card stealing malware

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/139-us-bars-restaurants-and-coffeeshops-infected-by-credit-card-stealing-malware-20871.html#new_tab

 

Should I Defrag My External Drive, and If So, How?

You can defrag your external drive using Windows File Explorer, from the command prompt, or using a third-party tool. But should you?

https://askleo.com/should-i-defrag-my-external-drive-and-if-so-how/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JwS06JPhapdfbL

 

What You Need to Do to Fix a Frozen iPod or iPhone

https://www.lifewire.com/ipod-iphone-freezes-up-2000669

 

5 of the Best Extensions for Windows File Explorer to Manage your Files

https://www.maketecheasier.com/best-windows-file-explorer-extensions/

 

Samsung's One UI: Six tips and tricks for mastering Android 9 on the Galaxy S9 and S10

Turn on gestures and dark mode.

https://www.pcworld.com/article/3341310/one-ui-tips-and-tricks-s9-s10.html

 

iOS 13 concept photos show off some awesome iPhone UI changes

https://bgr.com/2019/02/25/ios-13-features-dark-mode-rumors-concept-photos/

 

7 hidden Android features you should use

https://www.komando.com/tips/546538/hidden-android-features-you-should-use

 

Microsoft is Working on ‘Windows Lite,’ Because it Can’t Stop Beating Dead Horses

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/microsoft-is-working-on-windows-lite-because-it-cant-stop-beating-dead-horses/

 

Drives Monitor

Shows logical hard drive activity, enabling you to view the drive's health and keep an eye on the total, used and available storage space

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Windows-Widgets/System-Utilities/Drives-Monitor.shtml

 

How to change Google Chrome’s Cache Size for better performance on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/change-chrome-cache-size-performance

 

WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1903, APRIL 2019 UPDATE: 10 BEST NEW FEATURES

These are the coolest features and changes that you'll find with the Windows 10 April 2019 Update.

https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-1903-april-2019-update-best-features/

 

How I Cut My Smartphone Usage in Half: 8 Changes That Worked

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/cut-smartphone-usage-changes/

 

Redcore Linux Gives Gentoo a Nice Facelift

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Redcore-Linux-Gives-Gentoo-a-Nice-Facelift-85848.html

 

What is Google Voice and How Do I Use it?

https://www.groovypost.com/howto/what-is-google-voice-how-to-use/

 

Cleanmgr+ is a Disk Cleanup alternative

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/04/cleanmgr-is-an-attempt-to-keep-disk-cleanup-alive/

 

Russian creator of NeverQuest banking trojan pleads guilty in American court

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/russian-creator-of-neverquest-banking-trojan-pleads-guilty-in-american-court-20881.html#new_tab

 

How to use your Mac safely in public places

If you use your Mac in public places, it makes sense to take precautions against theft, loss, and hacks.

https://www.computerworld.com/article/3340260/how-to-use-your-mac-safely-in-public-places.html

 

How to Protect Data on Lost or Stolen iPhone

6 Steps to take when someone else has your iPhone

https://www.lifewire.com/protect-data-on-lost-stolen-phone-2000298

 

How to Play Nintendo DS Games On Linux With DeSmuME

https://www.maketecheasier.com/desmume-play-nintendo-ds-games-linux/

 

I touched the Huawei Mate X and I have 3 concerns about folding phones

Folding phones like the Huawei Mate X and Galaxy Fold are the next big thing, but here are three obstacles they need to overcome first.

https://www.pcworld.com/video/93987/i-touched-the-huawei-mate-x-and-i-have-3-concerns-about-folding-phones

 

The Mate X is Huawei’s 5G foldable

https://techcrunch.com/2019/02/24/the-mate-x-is-huaweis-5g-foldable/?yptr=yahoo

 

Speed up your slow Android phone with this one trick

https://www.komando.com/tips/545182/speed-up-your-slow-android-phone-with-this-one-trick

 

MICROSOFT CODENAMES ‘SANTORINI’ FOR ITS WINDOWS LITE PROJECT

Microsoft reportely picked a new name for its upcoming lightweight operating system known as Windows Lite.

https://pureinfotech.com/santorini-windows-lite-codename/

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Lenovo’s ThinkVision M14 USB-C Monitor Looks Like a Great Work Trip Companion

https://www.reviewgeek.com/13334/lenovos-thinkvision-m14-usb-c-monitor-looks-like-a-great-work-trip-companion/

 

The 5 Best Rescue and Recovery Disks for a Windows System Restore

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/5-best-rescue-disks-windows-system-restore/

 

How to Use Reverse SSH Tunnel to Allow External Connections to Your PC

https://www.maketecheasier.com/reverse-ssh-tunnel-allow-external-connections/

 

iPhone Camera Not Working? Try These Fixes

Get your selfie back on fast

https://www.lifewire.com/iphone-camera-not-working-4177032

 

Hackers Turn to Microsoft’s LinkedIn to Infect Users’ Devices

Cybercriminals have turned to Microsoft’s LinkedIn business social network to look for potential targets, spamming them with fake job offers in an attempt to drop malicious payloads on their devices.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/hackers-turn-to-microsoft-s-linkedin-to-infect-users-devices-525099.shtml

 

How to fix printer spooler problems on Windows 10

When your printer resists to print, it could be a problem that is preventing the print spooler from running correctly — Here's how to fix the problem.

https://pureinfotech.com/fix-printer-spooler-windows-10/

 

How to fix various OneDrive errors on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/fix-onedrive-errors

 

Nvidia GTX 1660 Ti: Finally, a Turing Worth Paying for

https://www.extremetech.com/computing/286272-nvidia-gtx-1660-ti-finally-a-turing-worth-paying-for

 

Galaxy S10 review: Samsung’s completely redesigned flagships live up to the hype

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/galaxy-s10-review-samsung-completely-131719488.html

 

How to Recover Deleted Files from iCloud Drive

https://www.howtogeek.com/400918/how-to-recover-deleted-files-from-icloud-drive/

 

FaceTime Guide for iPhone & iPad: Making Group Calls, Using Audio or Video & More

https://www.iphonelife.com/content/comprehensive-facetime-guide

 

These iPhone apps were found to be linked to a malware server

https://www.komando.com/happening-now/529327/these-iphone-apps-were-found-to-be-linked-to-a-malware-server

 

Lenovo improves its midrange laptops with HDR screens and privacy upgrades

There's also a new ThinkVision mobile monitor that's super-travel-friendly.

https://www.engadget.com/2019/02/24/lenovo-ideapad-s340-s540-c340-thinkpad-t-x-series/?yptr=yahoo

 

Spotify Is Testing Artist Blocking

It's one of the most requested features and it's finally happening. If you don't want to hear music by a particular artist, Spotify will soon allow you to block and stop them featuring in your personal library, playlists, charts, and radio streams.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/366092/spotify-is-testing-artist-blocking?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Apple will reportedly add the Apple Watch feature everyone wants by next year

https://bgr.com/2019/02/26/apple-watch-sleep-tracking-feature-2020-release-planned/

 

The 7 Best Windows 10 Dark Themes for Your Eyes

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/5-dark-themes-windows-10/

 

Keychron Wireless Mechanical Keyboard Review

https://www.maketecheasier.com/keychron-wireless-mechanical-keyboard-review/

 

5 Ways to Fix an iPhone That Keeps Shutting Down

https://www.lifewire.com/iphone-keeps-shutting-off-4165138

 

Kopernio for Chrome

Improve your research with this extension that offers automatic search and fast access to numerous research papers all over the world

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

 

How to change mouse pointer size on Windows 10

Is the mouse pointer too small or too big? In this guide, you'll learn the easy steps to change its size on Windows 10.

https://pureinfotech.com/change-mouse-pointer-size-windows-10/

 

How to set up a Windows 10 PC for senior citizens

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/set-u-windows-10-pc-for-senior-citizens

 

Health Apps Caught Sharing Personal Data With Facebook

https://www.extremetech.com/computing/286258-health-apps-caught-sharing-personal-data-with-facebook

 

Huawei’s folding Mate X: a closer look

https://finance.yahoo.com/video/huawei-folding-mate-x-closer-220528974.html

 

The Best Ways to Read News on Your iPhone or iPad

https://www.howtogeek.com/399127/the-best-ways-to-read-news-on-your-iphone-or-ipad/

 

How to Enable USB Restricted Mode to Protect the Data on Your iPhone

https://www.iphonelife.com/content/how-to-enable-usb-restricted-mode-to-protect-your-data

 

Watch free movies from the Library of Congress

https://www.komando.com/cool-sites/527192/watch-free-movies-from-the-library-of-congress

 

The era of 1TB microSD cards has begun

WD and Micron can give you the smartphone space you've dreamed of.

https://www.engadget.com/2019/02/25/1TB-microSD-cards-western-digital-micron/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to Check Your iPhone's Battery Health

Apple is no longer selling $29 battery replacements, but a built-in tool can help you monitor the health and capacity of your device's power source.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/365560/how-to-check-your-iphone-s-battery-health?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Amazon’s best-selling wireless headphones dropped to a new all-time low – just $26!

https://bgr.com/2019/02/27/best-selling-wireless-headphones-on-amazon-for-only-26-today/

 

Can’t Empty the Trash on Your Mac? Here’s How to Fix It

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/cant-empty-trash-mac-fix/

 

How to Run Ubuntu in Windows 10 Using Hyper-V

https://www.maketecheasier.com/run-ubuntu-windows10-using-hyper-v/

 

What to Do: Error 3194

iPads, iPhones and other Apple products can be impacted by this error

https://www.lifewire.com/fix-ios-error-3194-4163584

 

Silver Key Free Edition

Easily create self-extracting encrypted files and folders for sending them over the Internet in a secure way using a step-by-step approach

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Security/Encrypting/Silver-Key-Free-Edition.shtml

 

How to reset your Windows 10 forgotten password to regain access to your PC

If you can't sign into your Windows 10 account because you have forgotten your password, this workaround will help you to reset your password to regain access to your computer.

https://pureinfotech.com/how-reset-windows-10-forgotten-password-regain-access-computer/

 

Password Checkup from Google will secure you from data breaches

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/password-checkup-from-google

 

Void Linux: Built From Scratch for Full Independence

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Void-Linux-Built-From-Scratch-for-Full-Independence-85703.html

 

Why AMD Could Dent NVIDIA’s Graphics Cards Business This Year

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/why-amd-could-dent-nvidia-202400669.html

 

The Best Ways to Back up Your Mac

https://www.howtogeek.com/392290/the-best-ways-to-back-up-your-mac/

 

Is WPA3 the Answer to the Security of Smart Devices?

https://www.iottechtrends.com/wpa3-smart-devices-security-answer/

 

Pinpoint Wi-Fi issues in your home or office

https://www.komando.com/downloads/1994/pinpoint-wi-fi-issues-in-your-home-or-office

 

Microsoft resurrects the Kinect, but for business

Nothing to do with 'Just Dance'.

https://www.engadget.com/2019/02/24/microsoft-resurrects-kinect-azure-kinect/?yptr=yahoo

 

Report: iPhones to Be OLED-Only in 2020

2019 is thought to be the last year Apple will ship a new iPhone using an LCD panel. For 2020, we'll only be getting OLED iPhones because of the flexibility they offer in terms of display shape, which suggests a radical new look iPhone for the next decade.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/366093/report-iphones-to-be-oled-only-in-2020?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Samsung is planning a super-exclusive, limited Galaxy Fold launch in April

https://bgr.com/2019/02/26/galaxy-fold-launch-limited-quantity/

 

What Is Airdrop? How to Share Files Between iOS and Mac

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

 

How to Better Organize Apps on Your iPhone

https://www.maketecheasier.com/better-organize-apps-iphone/

 

iPhone Touch Disease: What It Is and What to Do About It

https://www.lifewire.com/iphone-touch-disease-4120914

 

Windows Firewall Control

Rapidly access Windows Firewall settings, create rules for each installed program (allow or deny network access) and select the filtering profile

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Security/Firewall/Windows-Firewall-Control.shtml

 

How to set up network file sharing on Windows 10

Windows 10 lets you can quickly share files with other users over a network — Here are three ways on how to do it.

https://pureinfotech.com/setup-network-file-sharing-windows-10/

 

Create a Windows File Backup job with Karen’s Replicator

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/karens-replicator-windows-backup-software

 

Should You Run Linux Apps on Your Chromebook?

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Should-You-Run-Linux-Apps-on-Your-Chromebook-85799.html

 

Save up to $495 on a handful of refurbished iPhones for the next few days

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/save-495-handful-refurbished-iphones-100000167.html

 

How to Instantly Scan Documents and Add Photos on Your Mac Using Continuity Camera

https://www.howtogeek.com/396575/how-to-instantly-scan-documents-and-add-photos-on-your-mac-using-continuity-camera/

 

Will the Emergence of IoT Make the Internet Less Safe?

https://www.iottechtrends.com/will-iot-make-internet-less-safe/

 

8 ways to stop your phone from tracking you

https://www.komando.com/columns/543526/8-ways-to-stop-your-phone-from-tracking-you

 

Samsung's new 512GB flash chip is twice as fast as its predecessor

The company has started mass producing the embedded UFS 3.0 chip.

https://www.engadget.com/2019/02/27/samsung-512gb-eufs-3/?yptr=yahoo

 

8 IoT Trends to Watch in 2019

Connected devices, as part of the Internet of Things (IoT), will take on an increasingly larger role in various industries in 2019, from manufacturing to health care.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/365945/8-iot-trends-to-watch-in-2019?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

It’s finally here: New free app lets you use iMessage on Android

https://bgr.com/2019/02/26/imessage-on-android-hack-download-free-app/

 

18 Terminal Commands All Chromebook Users Should Know

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/terminal-commands-chromebook/

 

Toyota Australia and Melbourne Cardiology Hospital attacked by an unknown group of hackers.

https://www.onlineprivacytips.co/news/toyota-australia-cardiology-hospital-attacked-by-hackers/

 

Samsung's, Huawei's foldable phones raise concerns of an Apple innovation lag

https://finance.yahoo.com/video/samsungs-huaweis-foldable-phones-raise-181606386.html

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This unsettling chart about Big Tech catches Edward Snowden’s attention

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/this-unsettling-chart-about-big-tech-catches-edward-snowdens-attention-2019-02-11?siteid=yhoof2&yptr=yahoo

 

How to quickly make a Mac OS X bootable USB on Windows

https://pureinfotech.com/make-bootable-usb-mac-os-x-windows/

 

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Android Phone Less Annoying

Android smartphones are great, but notifications and certain settings can make things hard to keep up. Here are a few ways to optimize your device.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/354543/9-easy-ways-to-make-your-android-phone-less-annoying?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=4

 

Get Mojave’s Dynamic Wallpaper in Windows and Linux Right Now (While Mac Users Wait Until Fall)

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/get-mojaves-dynamic-wallpaper-in-windows-and-linux-right-now-while-mac-users-wait-until-fall/

 

Why live PBS streaming is taking so long (and how to deal with it)

You can watch PBS without cable, but probably not live.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3338083/streaming-services/why-live-pbs-streaming-is-taking-so-long-and-how-to-deal-with-it.html?utm_date=20190213025741

 

What Is a Blue Light Filter and Which App Works Best?

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/get-good-nights-sleep-filtering-phones-blue-light/

 

How to connect to VNC using SSH

If your network doesn't allow connections into the default VNC port 5901, you can tunnel it through SSH.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-connect-to-vnc-using-ssh/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Microsoft Brings Account Security Notifications to iPhone, Android

Authenticator app to get new security update

Microsoft Authenticator will receive another significant update that will provide users on Android and iPhone with notifications whenever security changes are made to their accounts.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/microsoft-brings-account-security-notifications-to-iphone-android-524823.shtml

 

Is There a Real Alternative to Windows?

Only Windows is Windows. There are alternatives, but whether they're right for you depends on you.

https://askleo.com/is-there-a-real-alternative-to-windows/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JxYu5RHhSpdfbL

 

How to Boost Your Mobile Photography Workflow

https://www.extremetech.com/computing/285065-thinking-through-your-mobile-photography-workflow

 

Amazon Digs Deeper Into Smart Home With Its Latest Acquisition

https://www.thurrott.com/amazon/199393/amazon-digs-deeper-into-smart-home-with-its-latest-acquisition?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_BlHAUWFSl2KdIq5RS8txd90MEp4YhoAH-25KBy_VMFclD5cucfi-jU_w3v0qoUxu4vVTxbq3Q594GDNFA__tYBB7v2A&_hsmi=69826706

 

Twitter follow bots cut off from API, as accounts disabled for spreading misinformation from Iran and elsewhere

THREE APPS ACCUSED OF REPEATEDLY VIOLATED TWITTER'S API RULES.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/twitter-follow-bots-cut-off-from-api-as-accounts-disabled-for-spreading-misinformation-from-iran-and-elsewhere/

 

Fixing a Yellow Exclamation Point in Device Manager

Why does Device Manager show a yellow exclamation point?

https://www.lifewire.com/yellow-exclamation-point-in-device-manager-2626087

 

Key Apple supplier might’ve just leaked the iPhone 11’s most exciting new feature

https://bgr.com/2019/02/12/iphone-11-rumors-2019-specs-leak-confirms-best-feature/

 

How to Find Your iPhone or iPad with Siri

https://www.maketecheasier.com/find-iphone-with-siri/

 

5 Fire Tablet tricks you will use again and again

https://www.komando.com/tips/534741/5-fire-tablet-tricks-you-will-use-again-and-again

 

Apple's Trying to Push iPhone Upgrades -- and That's OK!

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-apos-trying-push-iphone-230900464.html

 

Google Is Making Chromebooks More Secure With USBGuard

The new USBGuard feature just hit Google's bleeding edge Chrome Canary builds and blocks access to USB ports when a Chromebook is locked. It is possible to whitelist devices, though, and should reach Chromebooks early this year hopefully.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/365674/google-is-making-chromebooks-more-secure-with-usbguard?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=4

 

Make Ubuntu Look Like macOS Mojave’s Dark Mode

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/make-ubuntu-look-like-macos-mojaves-dark-mode/

 

Arlo Audio Doorbell review: A solid supplement to an Arlo security camera system

This is a useful and inexpensive add-on for Arlo owners, but others might want to consider a video doorbell, instead.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3329757/security-cameras/arlo-audio-doorbell-review.html?utm_date=20190213025828

 

5 Sites to Download Free and Copyright-Free Music for YouTube Videos

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/download-copyright-free-music-youtube-videos/

 

Apple's enterprise app war with Facebook, Google could aid Android in companies

The enterprise uses two suppliers in multiple tech areas, and Apple's recent battle with Facebook and Google to shut down internal apps may make the case for more Android internal apps.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/apples-enterprise-app-war-with-facebook-google-could-aid-android-in-companies/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Black Menu for Google for Firefox

Instantly access the most widely-used Google services directly from your Firefox browser's toolbar with the help of this useful extension

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/Internet-Applications-Addons/Mozilla-Extensions/Black-Menu-for-Firefox.shtml

 

The Journey to My New Computer: The First Thing I Do

How I resolved a classic chicken-and-egg dilemma: I have to turn the machine on to back it up, but I want to back it up prior to turning it on.

My new laptop is here, and I’m ready to start playing with it.

The first thing I’ll do probably won’t surprise you, but how I do it almost certainly will.

https://askleo.com/the-journey-to-my-new-computer-the-first-thing-i-do/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JxYu5RHhSpdfbL

 

New Star Trek-like ‘Replicator’ Prints 3D Objects With Light

https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/285115-new-star-trek-like-replicator-prints-3d-objects-with-light

 

Apple Expected to Launch New iPad Mini in the First Half of 2019

https://www.thurrott.com/apple/199405/apple-expected-to-launch-new-ipad-mini-in-the-first-half-of-2019?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_BlHAUWFSl2KdIq5RS8txd90MEp4YhoAH-25KBy_VMFclD5cucfi-jU_w3v0qoUxu4vVTxbq3Q594GDNFA__tYBB7v2A&_hsmi=69826706

 

Learn how Starbucks combats credential stuffing & account takeover (ATO)

https://www.grahamcluley.com/feed-sponsor-shape-security/

 

How to Fix a DVD/BD/CD Drive That Won't Open or Eject

Simple Things to Try When Your CD or DVD Drive Is Stuck and Won't Open

https://www.lifewire.com/fix-dvd-bd-cd-drive-that-wont-open-or-eject-2626113

 

Nokia’s most exciting Android phone ever just leaked

https://bgr.com/2019/02/12/nokia-9-pureview-release-date-close-google-and-fcc-confirm-the-phone/

 

New Apple Patent Shows Company Is Looking to Expand into Smart Clothing

https://www.maketecheasier.com/new-apple-patents-expand-technology/

 

Stop your phone from being tracked with these settings

https://www.komando.com/tips/532264/stop-your-phone-from-being-tracked-with-these-settings

 

Why Would Apple Stick With the Lightning Port? Because It Can (and It Has to)

https://news.yahoo.com/why-apple-stick-lightning-port-180000881.html

 

The Biggest Tech Fails of 2018

Facebook, Amazon, and Apple had big years, but they also make our list of the biggest tech fails of 2018. Here's what they (and others) did to earn a Silicon Valley facepalm.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/feature/365650/the-biggest-tech-fails-of-2018?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=4

 

How to Move Your iTunes Music to a Chromebook

https://www.howtogeek.com/392402/how-to-move-your-itunes-music-to-a-chromebook/

 

Sense energy monitor review: Your patience will be rewarded with great insight into your home's electricity use

The gadget provides deep awareness of your power consumption, but the pace of discovery might frustrate you.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3334140/sensors/sense-review.html?utm_date=20190213025934

 

Nokia Smartphones Are Finally Coming to The US on Verizon and Cricket

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/nokia-phones-finally-coming-us-verizon-cricket/

 

How do folding phones adapt to users, and vice versa?

Oblong CEO John Underkoffler discusses the burgeoning folding phone trend, how users will take advantage of the form factor, and how cases would work on a folding phone.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-do-folding-phones-adapt-to-users-and-vice-versa/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Black Menu for Chrome

Access the Google service in a quick and effortless manner by resorting to this browser extension that should save you a lot of time

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

 

How Do I Delete Multiple Emails When I Have a Lot to Delete?

It can be a challenge to delete multiple emails. I'll look at some of the concepts and techniques used by various email programs to make it easier.

https://askleo.com/delete-multiple-emails-lot-delete/?awt_l=GnD8k&awt_m=JxYu5RHhSpdfbL

 

Windows 10 how-to: Ed Bott's free tech support and troubleshooting guide

A curated list of the best sites for support information about Windows 10.

https://www.zdnet.com/article/free-how-to-help-windows-10-ed-botts-tech-support-troubleshooting-guide/?ftag=TRE-03-10aaa6b&bhid=27841710426958554036156240236857

 

Tip: Personalize Chrome with Google’s Colorful New Themes

https://www.thurrott.com/cloud/199421/tip-personalize-chrome-with-googles-colorful-new-themes?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_BlHAUWFSl2KdIq5RS8txd90MEp4YhoAH-25KBy_VMFclD5cucfi-jU_w3v0qoUxu4vVTxbq3Q594GDNFA__tYBB7v2A&_hsmi=69826706

 

Facebook Fake News Fact-checkers Call it Quits

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10497/facebook-fake-news-fact-checkers-call-it-quits

 

Help! My Email was Hacked!

https://www.lifewire.com/help-my-email-was-hacked-153284

 

New video highlights the iPhone SE 2 we wish Apple would make

https://bgr.com/2019/02/11/iphone-se-design-face-id-will-apple-ever-release-it/

 

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/

 

Free software to detect and prevent network intrusions

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

 

Save $80 on select Apple Watch styles at Amazon

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/save-80-select-apple-watch-163101224.html

 

The Best Password Managers for 2019

Still using your kid's birthday as your universal password? You're heading toward trouble. With a password manager, you can have a unique and strong password for every secure website. We've evaluated two dozen of the best password managers to help you choose.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2407168,00.asp?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=4

 

How to Delete Apps from Your Chromebook

https://www.howtogeek.com/370467/how-to-delete-apps-from-your-chromebook/

 

Reolink C2 Pro review: This 5-megapixel pan/tilt security camera delivers crystal-clear video

If image quality is a priority, this pan-and-tilt camera is great solution for your home or small business.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3336231/security-cameras/reolink-c2-pro-review.html?utm_date=20190213030055

 

How to Connect Your Cell Phone to PC Using Bluetooth

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-to-connect-your-cell-phone-to-your-pc-through-bluetooth/

 

How to adapt a touch OS to a keyboard on an Android phone

Despite the proliferation of touch screens, some professionals still prefer the tactile qualities of a hardware keyboard similar to classic BlackBerry devices and the Nokia N900.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-adapt-a-touch-os-to-a-keyboard-on-an-android-phone/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

Avast Secure Browser

Chromium-based web browser that boasts a built-in ad blocker, password and download manager, anti-phishing and anti-tracking tools, and many other privacy-related features

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Internet/Browsers/Avast-Secure-Browser.shtml

 

Closure of Google+: everything you need to know

Social network’s demise has confused many Google users. We answer the key questions

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/feb/01/closure-google-plus-everything-you-need-to-know

 

Google releases Chrome 71 with a focus on security features

Google improves Chrome's ability to filter abusive ads and detect shady mobile subscription forms.

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-releases-chrome-71-with-a-focus-on-security-features/?ftag=TRE-03-10aaa6b&bhid=27841710426958554036156240236857

 

TomTom Partners With Microsoft to Offer Location Data for Azure

https://www.thurrott.com/microsoft/198922/tomtom-partners-with-microsoft-to-offer-location-data-for-azure?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--jzsiVp-UnCqQrSCixjmOiHrFHWSb6a_3US_OS9MHjGAoJbB4Z5XCOmVdObT6KI36emTGdPC2IYpfG0IMNfFwCuDl96w&_hsmi=69617280

 

Google to Tell Users if Passwords Hacked

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10499/google-tell-users-if-passwords-hacked

 

How to Fix a Computer That Turns on but Displays Nothing

What to do when your computer starts but the screen is black

https://www.lifewire.com/fix-computer-that-turns-on-but-displays-nothing-2624443

 

We finally have some new info about Apple’s AirPods 2

https://bgr.com/2019/02/11/airpods-2-release-date-price-and-features-detailed-in-new-leak/

 

What Are “Stories” On Social Media? (stories is what Instagram is all about and now it is getting into other social media)

https://www.maketecheasier.com/stories-on-social-media/

 

Manage your online safety on hundreds of sites by getting rid of old accounts

https://www.komando.com/cool-sites/7002/manage-your-online-safety-on-hundreds-of-sites

 

The Best Google Maps Feature Ever Is Now in Testing

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/best-google-maps-feature-ever-143700302.html

 

The Best Laptops for 2019

Shopping for a notebook is more than just poring over spec lists. Whether you want a simple budget PC, a productivity workhorse, or a screaming machine for gaming, our guide has the advice you need to find the best laptop to fit your needs.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article2/0,2817,2369981,00.asp?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=4

 

Gmail gets a useful right-click menu

https://techcrunch.com/2019/02/11/gmail-gets-a-useful-right-click-menu/?yptr=yahoo

 

How to change default font settings on Mail app for Windows 10

You can now change how messages will look using the Mail app on Windows 10, and here's how to do it.

https://pureinfotech.com/change-default-font-mail-windows-10/

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How Microsoft's Xbox Adaptive Controller changed the game for one man with disabilities

A few months ago, we set out to discover how the Xbox Adaptive Controller can actually adapt to its users, leading a new charge for increased gaming inclusion.

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-xbox-adaptive-controller-champions-inclusion

 

How to access iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and the web

https://9to5mac.com/2019/02/12/how-to-access-icloud/

 

How to upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7

Are you still running Windows 7? It's to upgrade to Windows 10. Here are the instructions that you'll need to keep files and apps without issues.

https://pureinfotech.com/upgrade-to-windows-10-from-windows-7/

 

Scene Explorer

Explore multiple video files in a directory by generating thumbnails and browsing through them, with this open-source application

https://www.softpedia.com/get/Multimedia/Video/Other-VIDEO-Tools/Scene-Explorer.shtml

 

Cleanmgr+ is an alternative to the classic Windows Disk Cleanup Tool

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/cleanmgr-is-an-alternative-to-the-classic-windows-disk-cleanup-tool

 

Chrome OS 74 bringing audio support to Linux apps on Chromebooks

https://www.aboutchromebooks.com/news/chrome-os-74-audio-playback-support-linux-on-chromebooks-project-crostini/

 

Has the Increase in Smartphone Price Led You to Keep Yours Longer?

https://www.maketecheasier.com/smartphone-price-keep-longer/

 

How to Read a Mac Formatted Drive in Windows: 6 Methods

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/4-ways-read-mac-formatted-drive-windows/

 

The man suing Apple over two-factor authentication has ‘previous’

IT'S NOT THE FIRST TIME JAY BRODSKY HAS TAKEN APPLE TO COURT.

https://www.grahamcluley.com/the-man-suing-apple-over-two-factor-authentication-has-previous/

 

No, you probably can't cut the cable cord using a mobile hotspot for internet access

Yes, you can probably save money regardless.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3342203/streaming-services/cord-cutters-probably-cant-cut-cable-using-a-mobile-hotspot.html?utm_date=20190226043410

 

Apple's exchange, repair, recall programs: 14 issues that are covered

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/apples-exchange-repair-recall-programs-14-issues-that-are-covered/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

What to Do If Your iPad Won't Charge or Charges Slowly

https://www.lifewire.com/what-to-do-ipad-wont-charge-1994539

 

Your data may have been stolen from these 10 companies

https://www.komando.com/tips/539071/your-data-may-have-been-stolen-from-these-10-companies

 

Here’s How to Unsend Messages on Facebook Messenger

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/heres-how-to-unsend-messages-on-facebook-messenger/

 

Stanford University Launches a Streaming TV Service (for Science)

A research team at Stanford University launched the Puffer streaming service in a bid to improve video streaming algorithms. While live, a computer will be taught how to design new algorithms to reduce glitches and stalls while improving image quality.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/366071/stanford-uni-launches-a-streaming-tv-service?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Huawei chairman: Trump is right, the US is losing the battle for 5G

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/huawei-chairman-trump-us-losing-134500878.html

 

DJI Mavic 2 Pro Field-Tested: A Winning Upgrade

https://www.extremetech.com/electronics/280945-dji-mavic-2-pro-review

 

How to check your iPad trade-in value

https://9to5mac.com/2019/02/05/check-ipad-trade-in-value/#more-578035

 

How to create local account on Windows 10

Learn the steps to add a new local account on Windows 10 without having to delete or change your current Microsoft account using the Settings app or Command Prompt.

https://pureinfotech.com/create-local-account-windows-10/

 

Microsoft Says Security Windows Bug Is Patched in Non-Security Windows Update

The weird case of the latest Windows 10 updates

A security bug that Microsoft has recently acknowledged can be resolved by simply installing the latest Windows 10 non-security updates.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/microsoft-says-security-windows-bug-is-patched-in-non-security-windows-update-525052.shtml

 

Convert Mac font to Windows-compatible font using DfontSplitter

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/convert-mac-font-to-windows-compatible-font

 

Linux package installs on Chromebooks to show app name, version and details, possibly in Chrome OS 73

https://www.aboutchromebooks.com/news/linux-package-installs-on-chromebooks-to-show-app-name-version-and-details-possibly-in-chrome-os-73/

 

How to Play Playstation 2 Games on Linux with PCSX2

https://www.maketecheasier.com/play-playstation2-games-linux/

 

7 Useful Ways to Reuse an Old Router: Don’t Throw It Away!

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/ways-reuse-old-router/

 

Google in hot water after not revealing it had hidden a secret microphone in home alarm product

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/google-in-hot-water-after-not-revealing-it-had-hidden-a-secret-microphone-in-home-alarm-product-20863.html#new_tab

 

Best TV streaming service: YouTube TV vs. SlingTV vs. Hulu vs. PlayStation Vue, and all the rest

Which streaming TV bundle is the best deal for cord-cutters? Our head-to-head reviews hash it out.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3211536/streaming-services/best-tv-streaming-services.html?utm_date=20190226043703

 

This new bot-building kit aims to be the 'Raspberry Pi for robotics'

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/new-lego-style-bot-building-kit-aims-to-be-the-raspberry-pi-for-robotics/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

How to Fix a Frozen iPad

What to do when your iPad is stuck or frozen

https://www.lifewire.com/how-to-fix-my-ipad-is-frozen-1994537

 

Which wireless carrier is best? Guess who regains the crown

https://www.komando.com/happening-now/538483/this-wireless-carrier-regains-the-best-network-crown

 

iMessage Features to Avoid with Your Green Bubble Android Buddies

https://www.howtogeek.com/403490/imessage-features-to-avoid-with-your-green-bubble-android-buddies/

 

Autonomous Bar Will Drive Up And Mix You Drinks

https://www.geek.com/tech/autonomous-bar-will-drive-up-and-mix-you-drinks-1770515/

 

LG's V50 ThinQ 5G will be Sprint's first 5G phone this spring

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/lg-apos-v50-thinq-5g-185536551.html

 

Kodachi Builds Privacy Tunnel for Linux

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Kodachi-Builds-Privacy-Tunnel-for-Linux-85762.html

 

DuckDuckGo switches to privacy-focused Apple Maps to ‘set a new standard of trust online’

https://9to5mac.com/2019/01/15/duckduckgo-apple-maps-privacy/

 

How to check if drive uses GPT or MBR partition style on Windows 10

Drives can use two types of partition styles, including MBR and GTP, and in this guide, you'll learn how determine which style they're using on Windows 10.

https://pureinfotech.com/check-gpt-mbr-partition-windows-10/

 

How to Remove the Skype Icon from the Windows 10 System Tray

If you’re on Windows 10, you probably noticed that recently, an update brought the Skype icon right to the system tray, even if you weren’t using the messaging app.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/how-to-remove-the-skype-icon-from-the-windows-10-system-tray-525059.shtml

 

Best free software to sync Outlook Calendar with Google Calendar

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/sync-outlook-calendar-with-google-calendar

 

Here’s what Linux backup and restore for Chromebooks looks like, expected in Chrome OS 74

https://www.aboutchromebooks.com/news/what-linux-backup-restore-for-chromebooks-user-interface-chrome-os-74/

 

Useful Computer Mouse Tips and Shortcuts You May Not Know

https://www.maketecheasier.com/useful-computer-mouse-tips-shortcuts/

 

How to Wipe Cache Partition and Clear Data on Android

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/whats-point-clearing-cache-data-android/

 

Microsoft Edge Secret Whitelist Allows Facebook to Autorun Flash

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/microsoft-edge-secret-whitelist-allows-facebook-to-autorun-flash/

 

How to enable HDR in your Ring security camera

HDR is easy to switch on and should give you much better images

https://www.techhive.com/article/3340348/security-cameras/how-to-enable-hdr-in-your-ring-security-camera.html?utm_date=20190226043820

 

How to use RoboForm to create and secure your website passwords

RoboForm is an effective tool for creating and managing your website passwords. Learn how to use this password management tool.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-use-roboform-to-create-and-secure-your-website-passwords/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

iPhone Camera Won't Focus? Try These Fixes

Get rid of blurry photos once and for all

https://www.lifewire.com/iphone-camera-wont-focus-4177598

 

Stop your phone from being tracked with these settings

https://www.komando.com/tips/532264/stop-your-phone-from-being-tracked-with-these-settings

 

8K TV Has Arrived. Here’s What You Need to Know

https://www.howtogeek.com/397365/8k-tv-has-arrived.-heres-what-you-need-to-know/

 

Amazon's Robotic Tech Vest Protects Humans From Robots

When the robots do finally turn on us, Amazon's remaining human workforce may be the only ones left standing due to the protective vests they'll soon all wear. Unless, or course, the robots have bear repellent.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/366077/amazons-robotic-tech-vest-protects-humans-from-robots?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Hands-on with HoloLens 2

https://news.yahoo.com/hands-hololens-2-150505111.html

 

GPIO Zero v1.5 is here!

https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/gpio-zero-v1-5/

 

How to get around Activation Lock on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

https://9to5mac.com/2019/01/15/get-around-activation-lock-iphone/

 

How to enable ‘Night light’ on Windows 10

Night light is a feature on Windows 10 that helps reduce eye strain and improve sleep quality at night — Here's how to set it up.

https://pureinfotech.com/enable-night-light-windows-10/

 

19-Year-Old Vulnerability Discovered in WinRAR

The most recent beta version of WinRAR resolves a vulnerability that has been around for no less than 19 years, potentially putting all users of the applications at risk.

https://news.softpedia.com/news/19-year-old-vulnerability-discovered-in-winrar-525050.shtml

 

How to get Mac-like smooth fonts on Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/get-mac-font-on-windows

 

Geekbench results suggest Asus working on a Pixel Slate rival: Rammus/Shyvana

https://www.aboutchromebooks.com/news/asus-rammus-shyvana-pixel-slate-chrome-os-tablet/

 

How macOS App Sandboxing Protects Users

https://www.maketecheasier.com/how-macos-app-sandboxing-protects-users/

 

9 Laptop Docking Stations for Turning a Notebook Into a Desktop

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

 

Symantec: Popular Microsoft Apps Hijack PCs

https://www.infopackets.com/news/10507/symantec-popular-microsoft-apps-hijack-pcs

 

Laser Egg 2+ review: This all-in-one air quality monitor tracks a pair of indoor pollutants

This smart-home device could help you breathe easier.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3340366/sensors/laser-egg-2-review.html?utm_date=20190226043936

 

How to use Vivaldi Search Engine Nicknames

Vivaldi makes using multiple search engines easy with the help of Search Engine Nicknames.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-use-vivaldi-search-engine-nicknames/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27943930686696579732101214183026

 

iPhone Speaker Not Working? 8 Ways to Fix It

Get that sound back in no time

https://www.lifewire.com/fix-non-working-iphone-speaker-4177315

 

How to stop your smart TV from spying on you

https://www.komando.com/tips/544540/stop-your-smart-tv-from-spying-on-you

 

Microsoft Will Unify Windows 10 Icons with a New Brand-Wide Design

https://www.howtogeek.com/fyi/microsoft-will-unify-windows-10-icons-with-a-new-brand-wide-design/

 

The Best Soundbars for 2019

Want better-sounding audio from your TV? Grab one of these compact speaker systems and instantly amp up your home theater experience, without all the messy wires of a traditional setup. From our lab to your living room, here are the best soundbars we've tested.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/roundup/310925/the-best-soundbars?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Intel aims to push beyond phones with 5G infrastructure deals

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/intel-aims-push-beyond-phones-055950815.html

 

How to create handy shortcuts for call reminders on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

https://9to5mac.com/2019/01/04/shortcut-call-reminders-iphone-ipad/

 

GhostBSD: A Solid Linux-Like Open Source Alternative

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/GhostBSD-A-Solid-Linux-Like-Open-Source-Alternative-85859.html

 

LIFX+ color LED smart bulb review: This light bulb helps your security camera see in the dark

The original LIFX bulb is one of our top picks. The LIFX+ packs LEDs that illuminate the area around it with infrared light even when the bulb is otherwise turned off.

https://www.techhive.com/article/3150940/home-tech/lifx-color-led-smart-bulb-review-this-light-bulb-helps-your-security-camera-see-in-the-dark.html?utm_date=20190226044024

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Endless OS Functionality Controls Simplify Computing

(I have played with this.  Looks and works like a tablet, but still Linux.  Resides in the Windows install partition, no separate partition or normal Linux / Windows multi-booting.)

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Endless-OS-Functionality-Controls-Simplify-Computing-85819.html

 

14 Useful Command Prompt Tricks You Should Know

https://www.maketecheasier.com/useful-command-prompt-tricks/

 

How to uninstall quality updates using Advanced startup on Windows 10

Windows 10 allows you to remove problematic updates using Advanced startup in case you're not able to access the desktop, and here's how to do it.

https://pureinfotech.com/uninstall-updates-advanced-startup-windows-10/

 

How to Take a Photo on a Chromebook

https://www.lifewire.com/take-photo-using-chromebook-4172866

 

How to open RAR files in Windows 10

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/open-rar-files-in-windows-10

 

Report: Consumers Are Getting Tired of Expensive Phones

https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/286114-report-consumers-are-getting-tired-of-expensive-phones

 

Bogus Security Alerts Aren’t From Norton

https://blog.knowbe4.com/bogus-security-alerts-arent-from-norton

 

How to recover deleted photos from an iPhone or iPad

Chances are they’re gone, but there are a few places you can check.

https://www.macworld.com/article/3337522/iphone-ipad/how-to-recover-deleted-photos-from-an-iphone-or-ipad.html?utm_date=20190206192755

 

Secure File Sharing Tool OnionShare 2 Adds Anonymous Dropboxes

https://www.linuxuprising.com/2019/02/secure-file-sharing-tool-onionshare-2.html

 

How to Cancel App Subscriptions on iPhone or iPad

https://www.howtogeek.com/405447/how-to-cancel-app-subscriptions-on-iphone-or-ipad/

 

Cyber criminals increasingly used 'formjacking' to carry out attacks in 2018: study

https://thehill.com/policy/cybersecurity/429672-new-report-says-cyber-criminals-increasingly-used-formjacking-to-carry

 

How to back up your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

If you back up your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you’ll have a copy of your information to use in case your device is ever replaced, lost, or damaged.

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT203977

 

Apple Looks to Release New SDK That Lets iPad Apps Run on the Mac

https://www.thurrott.com/apple/199812/apple-looks-to-release-new-sdk-that-lets-ipad-apps-run-on-the-mac?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--xsCndZo4kc4NNOXYg9aMyUv4G8HupzHcu8gTPXFpNy54gxeNe18dR9Uld-5EjboYBsMD29lLQ7fL5MJtcZ5Z99TH3Ew&_hsmi=70092435

 

What Is Shadowbanning and Could It Happen to You?

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

 

Run a Windows Virtual Machine on your Mac

https://macpaw.com/how-to/use-windows-virtual-machine

 

How to Customize Your Windows 10 Lock Screen

The Windows 10 lock screen may seem like an obstacle, but it offers helpful information and customization options, from photos and apps to Cortana.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/article/348390/how-to-use-and-tweak-your-windows-10-lock-screen?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Is it time to replace your Android battery? Signs, symptoms and fixes

https://www.komando.com/tips/544447/is-it-time-to-replace-your-android-battery-find-out-how

 

4 Ways to Block Websites on Chrome

https://www.maketecheasier.com/block-websites-in-chrome/

 

How to uninstall latest feature update using Advanced startup on Windows 10

If your device isn't working correctly after an upgrade, use this guide to go back to the previous version of Windows 10 using the Advanced startup environment.

https://pureinfotech.com/uninstall-feature-update-advanced-startup-windows-10/

 

How to Fix an iPad That Won't Connect to Wi-Fi

https://www.lifewire.com/how-to-fix-my-ipad-wont-connect-to-wifi-1994546

 

Cyberheist On Bank Causes Shutdown Of All Operations

https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/286007-samsung-galaxy-s10-cameras-put-it-back-at-the-top-of-the-pack

 

KnowBe4 Recognized as a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training for Second Year in a Row

https://www.knowbe4.com/

 

How to use a Laptop Lock to secure your laptop in public places

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/how-to-use-a-laptop-lock

 

How iOS’s Wi-Fi Assist works and how it can affect your cellular bill

A bad Wi-Fi connection can still cause your iPhone (or iPad) to use cellular data.

https://www.macworld.com/article/3330676/ios/how-ioss-wi-fi-assist-works-and-how-it-can-affect-your-cellular-bill.html?utm_date=20190110203721

 

z.lua - A Faster Way Of Changing Directories (cd Command That Learns As You Use It)

https://www.linuxuprising.com/2019/02/zlua-faster-way-of-changing-directories.html

 

How to Fix an Echo or Google Home That Won’t Connect to WiFi

https://www.howtogeek.com/403031/how-to-fix-an-echo-or-google-home-that-wont-connect-to-wifi/

 

WARNING – New Phishing Attack That Even Most Vigilant Users Could Fall For

https://thehackernews.com/2019/02/advance-phishing-login-page.html

 

The Cybersecurity 202: Iran indictments show even U.S. intelligence officials are vulnerable to basic hacking schemes

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/paloma/the-cybersecurity-202/2019/02/14/the-cybersecurity-202-iran-indictments-show-even-u-s-intelligence-officials-are-vulnerable-to-basic-hacking-schemes/5c6462af1b326b71858c6b78/

 

Google’s Hosting a Gaming-Related Keynote Next Month

https://www.thurrott.com/google/199794/googles-hosting-a-gaming-related-keynote-next-month?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--xsCndZo4kc4NNOXYg9aMyUv4G8HupzHcu8gTPXFpNy54gxeNe18dR9Uld-5EjboYBsMD29lLQ7fL5MJtcZ5Z99TH3Ew&_hsmi=70092435

 

15 Helpful Spreadsheet Templates to Help Manage Your Finances

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/10-helpful-spreadsheet-templates-help-manage-finances/

 

Here’s how to get the most from iCloud

https://macpaw.com/how-to/use-icloud

 

'Collection #1' Breach Is Huge, But Should You Be Worried?

The dealer behind the Collection #1 data dump has been circulating six other databases with almost 1TB of data. But opinions vary on whether they contain data from previously reported hacks or newly released information.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/366084/collection-1-breach-is-huge-but-should-you-be-worried?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Get the best wireless headphones for your Android device

https://www.komando.com/tips/539488/get-the-best-wireless-headphones-for-your-android-device

 

Blue Collar Linux: Something Borrowed, Something New

https://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Blue-Collar-Linux-Something-Borrowed-Something-New-85787.html

 

How to Make Windows 10 Look Like Windows 7

https://www.maketecheasier.com/make-windows10-look-like-windows7/

 

How to set a static IP address using Settings app on Windows 10

You can assign a static IP address to an Ethernet or Wi-Fi connection using the Settings app, and in this guide, you'll learn how to do it.

https://pureinfotech.com/set-static-ip-address-settings-app-windows-10/

 

How to Fix a Disabled iPad

Getting a disabled iPad to work again

https://www.lifewire.com/how-to-fix-my-ipad-is-disabled-1994536

 

How to remove unwanted components of NVIDIA driver 

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/how-to-remove-unwanted-individual-components-of-nvidia-driver

 

Intel Confirms Its 22nm FinFET MRAM Is Production-Ready

https://www.extremetech.com/computing/286084-intel-confirms-its-22nm-finfet-mram-is-production-ready

 

Company Sues Employee After She Falls For USD 250K CEO Fraud Scam

https://blog.knowbe4.com/company-sues-employee-after-she-falls-for-usd-250k-ceo-fraud-scam

 

How to keep your files safe from ransomware

Practical steps to ensure that you don't have to pay a ransom for your data, especially as there's no guarantee it will come back

https://www.itpro.co.uk/ransomware/31398/how-to-keep-your-files-safe-from-ransomware

 

Growing Cyber Threats Lead Businesses Like Google to Ready for Cyber Warfare

Tech companies like Google and Facebook are tapping national intelligence services and government agencies for cyber talent.

https://riskandinsurance.com/companies-search-for-cyber-talent/

 

Why It’s Dangerous to Share Your Birthday Online

https://www.howtogeek.com/402929/why-its-dangerous-to-share-your-birthday-online/

 

Venezuela’s Government Appears To Be Trying to Hack Activists With Phishing Pages

Security researchers and activists exposed a brazen attempt to steal Venezuelan usernames and passwords for popular email and social media websites such as Gmail, Facebook, Microsoft Live, and Twitter.

https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/d3mdxm/venezuela-government-hack-activists-phishing

 

APT10 Targeted Norwegian MSP and US Companies in Sustained Campaign

https://www.recordedfuture.com/apt10-cyberespionage-campaign/

 

Apple’s Newest Macs Seem to Have a Serious Audio Bug

https://www.thurrott.com/apple/199773/apples-newest-macs-seem-have-to-have-a-serious-audio-bug?_hsenc=p2ANqtz--xsCndZo4kc4NNOXYg9aMyUv4G8HupzHcu8gTPXFpNy54gxeNe18dR9Uld-5EjboYBsMD29lLQ7fL5MJtcZ5Z99TH3Ew&_hsmi=70092435

 

How to Fix High CPU Usage in Windows

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/fix-high-cpu-usage-windows/

 

How to perform a maintenance of your MacBook

https://macpaw.com/how-to/do-maintenance-on-mac

 

Verizon Making Spam, Robocalling Features Free for All Customers

Verizon will offer its spam and robocalling protection features to all customers for free, starting in March. The tools will be available to all Verizon customers with compatible smartphones, including iPhone and Android devices.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/366081/verizon-making-spam-robocalling-features-free-for-all-custo?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

Pick the best Android smartwatch for you

https://www.komando.com/tips/539458/pick-the-best-android-smart-watch-for-you

 

How to Check for Ports in Use in Windows 10

https://www.maketecheasier.com/check-ports-in-use-windows10/

 

How to check drive read and write performance speeds on Windows 10

Is the drive on your computer performing optimally? Here’s how you can check on Windows 10.

https://pureinfotech.com/check-drive-read-write-performance-speeds-windows-10/

 

How to Fix a Slow iPad

You don't need to put up with a snail's pace

https://www.lifewire.com/fix-a-slow-ipad-4103783

 

AMD vs Intel – What are the main differences?

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/amd-vs-intel-differences

 

NAND Flash Sales Cratered in Q4 Due to Demand Collapse

https://www.extremetech.com/computing/286149-nand-flash-sales-cratered-in-q4-due-to-demand-collapse

 

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Microsoft deals major blow to cybercrime organisations running Zeus botnet

Firm claims to have disrupted a critical source.

https://www.itpro.co.uk/639757/microsoft-deals-major-blow-to-cybercrime-organisations-running-zeus-botnet

 

Researchers use Intel SGX to put malware beyond the reach of antivirus software

Processor protects malware from attempts to inspect and analyze it.

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/02/researchers-use-intel-sgx-to-put-malware-beyond-the-reach-of-antivirus-software/

 

How to Enable (or Disable) and Use Touch Mode in Word

https://www.howtogeek.com/399495/how-to-enable-or-disable-and-use-touch-mode-in-word/

 

Devastating Cyberattack on Email Provider Destroys 18 Years of Data

https://www.oodaloop.com/briefs/2019/02/13/devastating-cyberattack-on-email-provider-destroys-18-years-of-data/

 

Phishers Target Anti-Money Laundering Officers at U.S. Credit Unions

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2019/02/phishers-target-anti-money-laundering-officers-at-u-s-credit-unions/

 

Google’s head of internet security says businesses should ignore cyber scare tactics and learn from history

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/02/09/google-infosec-head-heather-adkins-ignore-scare-stores.html

 

Tethering: How to Connect Mobile Internet to Your PC or Laptop

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/tethering-use-mobile-internet-pc/

 

iPhone HDR and Smart HDR, explained

https://macpaw.com/how-to/what-is-hdr-iphone

 

How to Put Free Ebooks on Your Amazon Kindle

Your Kindle isn't just restricted to reading books from Amazon. Here's how to convert various other ebooks formats for the Kindle, and where to get free ebooks.

https://www.pcmag.com/g00/news/334440/how-to-put-free-ebooks-on-your-amazon-kindle?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=&i10c.dv=22

 

How to get an Apple watch at a discount

https://www.komando.com/tips/539821/aetna-wellness-program-offers-apple-watch-discounts

 

Windows 10 to Receive “Gaming Tech” Update

https://www.maketecheasier.com/windows-10-receive-gaming-tech-update/

 

Was Jeff Bezos the weak link in cyber-security?

https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-47253869

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