WD's superb Black NVMe SSD won our Editors' Choice
award, and it's never been cheaper
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Microsoft is building a new midrange Surface
clamshell PC with a 12.5-inch display
A smaller, midrange Surface Laptop is on the cards
this holiday season.
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Mozilla: there is a high probability that your
browsing history can be used to identify you
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Best Android VPNs for 2020
These are the best virtual private networks for
protecting your privacy on your Android mobile device.
How to Use Google Authenticator on a Windows PC
What Is Your Most Trusted Method of Backing Up?
Backing up is important. Knowing which tools,
techniques, services, and even advice to trust can be a challenge.
China accuses U.S. of ‘bullying’ as it touts new
global data security push
- China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi launched
a global data security initiative on Tuesday, and outlined the
principles that should be followed in areas from personal
information to espionage.
- The initiative comes as the U.S. continues
to put pressure on China’s largest technology companies and
convince countries around the world to block them.
- There are eight key principles in the
initiative, ranging from how data should be stored to how it
should be used.
Why 2020 Will Be the Year We Fix Email
Email is getting its first makeover in 16 years.
5 Free Zoom Alternatives for Video Conferencing and
There are many free video calling apps for both
desktop and mobile. See if these video chat software meet your
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bar in a browser?
Deep Fake: Setting the Stage for Next-Gen Social
Humans are susceptible to normalcy bias, which may
leave us vulnerable to disinformation that reinforces our beliefs.
COVID Tracing Now Built into Mac, Android
5 secret identity theft scams targeting senior
Warner Music Discloses Data Breach Affecting
How TikTok got caught in the middle of a trade war
Caught in the middle of a trade war with China,
TikTok's future in the US is still uncertain.
8 Bad Habits That Are Destroying Your PC
We all want our computers to last forever, but if
yours seem to die before their time, your habits could be to
blame. Here's some behavior to avoid.
6 ways to speed up an old computer
Best Budget PCs Less than $500 in 2020
How to Save Google Chrome Tabs for Later
Store multiple items in the clipboard and insert
them with simple keyboard shortcuts with Qlip
How to display your Internet speed on the Taskbar
in Windows 10
Wi-Fi 6 is the fastest standard yet. Wi-Fi 6E will
make it even better
Wi-Fi is expanding into the 6GHz band, giving Wi-Fi
6 devices a new, exclusive multilane expressway for faster
internet traffic. Here are the details.
How to Create a Gmail Desktop App
How to Back Up Windows 10
How to back up Windows 10 using its own built-in
tools in eight easy steps. Four bonus steps handle Microsoft's
plans to retire one of those tools.
China accuses U.S. of ‘hegemony’ after Trump
administration threatens to sanction chipmaker SMIC
- The U.S. Department of Defense said
Saturday that it was considering adding SMIC to the Commerce
Department’s so-called Entity List.
- China’s Foreign Ministry accused
Washington of “blatant hegemony,” adding that Beijing was “firmly
opposed” to such actions.
- U.S. officials have long alleged that
Chinese tech companies pose national security risks.
Fake News App Faces Hurdles, Experts Say
Can AI really distinguish fact from fiction?
Use a Second Screen Anywhere With the DUEX Pro
Portable Dual Monitor
Double extortion ransomware attacks and how to stop
As ransomware attacks increase, hackers are
diversifying their tactics to get victims to hand over larger sums
of money. We investigate the rise of double extortion attacks
Office 365's Vast Attack Surface & All the Ways You
Don't Know You're Being Exploited Through It
Mandiant incident response managers Josh Madeley
and Doug Bienstock describe how thoroughly Microsoft 365 (formerly
known as Office 365) extends into corporate networks, describe
both sophisticated and simple attacks they've detected, and
suggest mitigations as businesses rely more heavily on the cloud.
Windows 10 Bug Could Strain Hard Drives
How to connect your computer to a TV
Julian Assange: Prolific Leaker of Secrets Back in
macOS Big Sur preview: Five things you should know
We've spent a few weeks with the public beta of
Apple's latest Mac update.
What Is Intel Evo? A Recipe for the Most Portable,
Supplanting the company's 'Project Athena,' this
new set of requirements with a more consumer-friendly name
challenges laptop makers to produce tomorrow's most efficient
6 social media privacy mistakes you’re making right
Intel takes on AMD with 11th-Gen Tiger Lake CPUs
and Iris Xe graphics
Intel shows off Tiger Lake designs for notebooks
and debuts Iris Xe graphics platform.
How to Use a Raspberry Pi as a Proxy Server (with
Extract the URL and title from multiple tabs with
the Copy Selected Tabs to Clipboard extension for Firefox
Could not initialize graphics system on Windows 10
Could iPhone SE's one camera beat the Galaxy A51's
four? Here's how they compare
The Galaxy has more cameras than the iPhone, but
Samsung isn't necessarily the clear winner.
Windows 10 Start Menu Search Not Working? Here are
This Is Why I Back Up
Here's another example of why going digital enables
a level of backup safety that single originals simply can't
Amazon is filled with fake reviews and it’s getting
harder to spot them
Mmhmm Wants to Make Zoom Chats Fun Again
Make video calls feel like a segment on John
Oliver’s show. Talent not included.
The Most Useful Mac Keyboard Shortcuts to Know
A printable cheat sheet containing the most useful
Mac keyboard shortcuts you'll ever need.
Russian-backed organizations amplifying QAnon
conspiracy theories, researchers say
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Russian
government-supported organizations are playing a small but
increasing role amplifying conspiracy theories promoted by QAnon,
raising concerns of interference in the November U.S. election.
Average Cost of a Data Breach in 2020: $3.86M
When companies defend themselves against
cyberattacks, time is money.
Windows 10 Update Schedule Could Change
The largest flash drives currently available
Electronic skin reacts to pain like a human
Minus the screaming.
Fact or Fiction? Microsoft Tool Weeds Out Deepfake
Microsoft's video-authenticator tool evaluates the
credibility of what you’re watching in real time and spits out a
confidence score to indicate whether a piece of media has been
Windows 10 has a handful of new features that
change the game
Microsoft is bringing DirectStorage to PC,
massively reduces load times in games
DirectStorage helps games load in faster and
What’s New in Windows 10’s 20H2 Update, Arriving
First look at new Archive Apps feature of Windows
How to Merge and Unmerge cells in Excel
The best Wi-Fi range extender for just about
Does it matter which one you use? Turns out, yes it
How to Check If Your PC Is Infected with Emotet
What Backup Program Should I Use?
Backing up your computer's data is critical. What
backup program should you use? There are many, but pragmatically,
the best is whatever you'll actually use.
U.S. Justice Department’s Google lawsuit expected
in weeks ahead, sources say
- The Justice Department, which has been
conducting an antitrust investigation of Alphabet’s Google, plans
to bring a lawsuit as soon as this month, according to two sources
familiar with the probe, who said the focus remains on search and
- A complaint, which had been expected
around Labor Day, is now expected this month but potentially as
late as mid-October.
How to Use Nearby Share aka AirDrop for Android
Share photos, links, and more with nearby Android
What to Know When Buying a Robot Vacuum: 3 Tips to
Keep in Mind
Here are several tips to keep in mind when buying a
robot vacuum cleaner so you don't regret your purchase!
FBI informant provides a glimpse into the inner
workings of tech support scams
Court documents expose how tech support scammers
Ransomware Has Gone Corporate—and Gotten More Cruel
The DarkSide operators are just the latest group to
adopt a veneer of professionalism—while at the same time
escalating the consequences of their attacks.
Rare sale brings Nvidia's Shield TV Pro very close
to its all-time-low
Amazon is selling the Nvidia Shield TV Pro for $190
Your internet bill might be too high — here's how
to save money
Facebook Announces Vulnerability Reporting and
Microsoft details how it will phase out
Flash support in Edge after 2020
The Internet Explorer mode will help
some business users hang on, however.
Dynabook Prepares New Laptops With
Intel's 'Tiger Lake' Chips (Dynabook by Sharp, bought out Toshiba
computers a few years ago)
The Portégé X30W-J was designed to
adhere to Intel’s new Evo program, which has been challenging PC
vendors to create light laptops that offer high-class performance.
10 practical things you’ll use all the
time that don’t cost a lot
Best Windows 10 Apps to View and Edit
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This app for Android texts and calls
from Windows 10 beats Google Messages. Here's how it works
Forget constantly picking up your phone
to view notifications or reply to a message. Your Phone on Windows
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Spam and phishing in Q2 2020
How phishing attacks have exploited
Amazon Web Services accounts
Phishing campaigns could compromise
business data and use Amazon's cloud platform to launch further
attacks, says KnowBe4.
The Case Against Full-Disk Encryption