Microsoft Confirms Major Windows 10 Security
Update: Here’s What You Need To Know
6 data breach dangers lurking in your home and
The best and worst Windows changes in the past
Over the past decade Windows has gone through
several significant changes—some achieved great success, and some
resulted in near disastrous consequences.
Beware of the 'juice-jacking' scam, Boulder DA says
Officials advise to bring your own chargers for
your devices and to plug them into a wall outlet.
5 Ways to Check the Security of Your Internet
What is the difference between malware and a virus?
Why Is My Machine Slowing Down?
A PC running Windows can slow down for many
reasons. Viruses, spyware, updated software, disk fragmentation,
and more can lead to performance drops.
Upgrading to a 5G phone: When's the right time?
Let us help you decide.
T-Mobile discloses data breach affecting over 1
Borat actor: Facebook, Google, YouTube and Twitter
are ‘the greatest propaganda machine in history’ for hate groups
Software bugs have become Apple’s greatest
Signs point to Apple changing its development
practices to combat software bugginess.
Amazon tells senator there are few restrictions on
how police may use Ring doorbell footage
Russian Man Sentenced to Prison for Using
Neverquest Trojan to Steal Money
Android Malware Records Calls, Tracks Location
How To Bind Mouse Buttons To Keyboard Keys Or
Commands (Linux Using X11)
If you have a mouse with extra buttons, you can
bind those buttons to perform a key combination, run a program,
command or script. This will only work if you use X11 (it does not
work on Wayland) because the tools we'll use for this only support
Leak from a reliable insider says PS5 is much
faster than Xbox Scarlett right now
More than 1 million T-Mobile customers exposed by
As Venezuela's economy struggles, some of its
citizens turn to a lucrative gig: Cybercrime
Hacking efforts are particularly lucrative for
Venezuelans as they are sold for cryptocurrency, a welcome
alternative to the country’s own currency, which has endured rapid
What Do TV Model Numbers and SKUs Actually Mean?
How to Know If You're Getting a Good Deal
Those long strings of numbers and letters in TV
model names actually mean something. We decode the SKUs for every
major TV manufacturer.
15 incredibly useful sites you wish you knew about
How to Destroy Your Laptop: 5 Mistakes to Avoid
How to safely use public wifi
How Do I Find Out What Program Is Using All My CPU?
Occasionally, one program uses all of your
computer's processing resources. Using Task Manager, it's easy to
figure out which program that is.
Google starts the countdown clock on Cloud Print,
gives users a year to find an alternative
Another one bites the dust.
Texas man says he was gifted an Apple Watch, now he
credits it with detecting undiagnosed AFib
Microsoft granted license to export ‘mass-market’
software to Huawei
How to use a mouse on an iPad or iPhone
So long as you're running at least iOS 13 or iPadOS
13, you can now use a wired or wireless mouse with an iPad or
iPhone. Watch Leif show you how.
Five things to know about smart speakers for the
Millions of people will get an Alexa, Google Home,
or Apple smart speaker for the holidays – help them ensure secure
practices from the start
Hackers Accessed Information of T-Mobile Prepaid
'Windows Update' by Email is Actually Ransomware
scrcpy 1.11 Available For Download (View And
Control Your Android Phone From A Linux, Windows Or macOS
Leak says iPhone 12 will get a big upgrade that has
only ever appeared in Android phones
Apple's App Store reviews detail unwanted sexual
advances, some toward children: Report
Police used Google location data to find an accused
bank robber. He says that's illegal.
"Cases like this aren't just about criminal
defendants," an ACLU lawyer said. "It's about all of our rights
under the Constitution."
Having Trouble Seeing Your iPhone or iPad Screen?
Use These Tools
Adjust accessibility settings on iPhone and iPad to
make the screen easier to read, including dark mode and Zoom. The
Magnifier tool can also help you see the world around you.
5 things your home security system must have
New Google Translate Tricks, Android Apps on
Windows, Lower Your Rent
Everything you need to know about RAT malware
detection and removal
Where’s My Disk Space Going?
It's not uncommon to run out of disk space. A free
utility can show where your disk space is going so you can
determine what steps to take.
HP Printers Discounted Right Now In This Pre-Black
Apple @ Work: Locus Health is transforming in-home
patient care with iPad
Obama: ‘People don’t know what’s true’ with YouTube
and social media
Apple may finally be getting serious about stopping
iOS bugs before they reach our iPhones
A new system will let testers turn off problematic
How Hackable is Your Password?
Long-Patched Vulnerabilities Still Present in Many
Popular Android Apps
U.S. Senators press Amazon for answers about Ring
How To Hide Mounted Drives From The Dock On Ubuntu
19.10 (And Newer)
With Ubuntu 19.10, the dock shows mounted volume
and device icons by default. This article explains how to disable
these mounted devices from showing on the Ubuntu Dock, on Ubuntu
19.10 and newer.
Apple is making big changes to how it builds
software so iOS 14 might be less buggy
The Intel-AMD Showdown
'Cyborg' bots spread misinformation in Louisiana
and Kentucky elections, researchers say
Accounts that use a mix of human direction and
automation point to the continuous evolution of misinformation
How to Disable Web Notifications
Wishing you could receive fewer notifications from
your browser? There are ways to control push notifications and
block the pop-ups you don't want.
Best days and times to avoid Thanksgiving traffic,
according to Google
5 Google Search Alternatives to Find Something New
How to remove pitchofcase.com malware from Mac
Stop Spreading Manure
Perhaps most importantly, stop believing it.
It’s an example of yet another brouhaha: a report a
few years ago that Google blatantly admitted you should have no
expectation of privacy whatsoever when using their services. The
internet went crazy. Many sources proclaimed, “How outrageous! We
told you so! Google is evil!” Mainstream news outlets picked up
stories from smaller publishers, and they all confirmed the entire
Except the internet was wrong. Manure, to use a
polite term, was being spread far, wide, and fast.
This accessory turns a laptop into a dual-monitor
Tim Cook promises to keep fighting for DACA, user
privacy, and more in new interview
YouTube CEO implores video creators to take some
Apple is finally building a TV app for Windows
because it still doesn't care about PCs
Better late than never I guess.
Geekly Update - 21 November 2019
How much of your 'private information' could a
white-hat hacker dig up using legal tricks and publicly available
databases? Can those popular DNA testing kits reliably predict
your chances of getting cancer, diabetes, or Alzheimers? And what
should you do if your Roku TV starts asking for your credit card
and other personal information? Get answers in today's Geekly
Update -- it's jam-packed with the latest tech news. This issue is
guaranteed to make you 146% smarter -- you'll see why. Read,
think, and, comment!
Dozens of Vulnerabilities Found in Open Source VNC
Gmail’s apps now support dynamic content thanks to
Turning your emails into an interactive webpage
Shortwave Internet Radio Player For Linux Has Its
First Beta Release
Shortwave, the successor of Gradio, had it first
beta release over the weekend. This is a GTK Internet radio player
written in Rust, which uses radio-browser.info as its radio
iPhone 5G to support both mmWave and sub-6GHz bands
'The Entire System Is Designed to Suppress Us.'
What the Chinese Surveillance State Means for the Rest of the
Google changes election ads policy to limit
Google said it would start limiting audience
targeting for election ads to age, gender and general location at
a postal code level.
How to Beat iPhone App Overload
That killer app only helps you if you can find it
on your iPhone when you need it. Productivity expert Jill Duffy
tells you how to keep your apps tidy and organized so they're
always at your fingertips.
Check your home now for these dangerous recalled
3 Ways to Run Android Apps on Windows
Motorola Razr: Hands-on with the folding phone
Black Friday 2019 deals: The cheapest gaming PC you
We're now in one of the best times of year to build
Cleverly Reimagined Slax Distro Pushes Portable