Apple’s App Store war doesn’t end with Epic
Judge says Epic was 'not honest' when it bypassed
Apple's payment system in Fortnite
Major hospital system hit with cyberattack,
potentially largest in U.S. history
Computer systems for Universal Health Services,
which has more than 400 locations, primarily in the U.S., began to
fail over the weekend.
Windows 10 update is screwing with drivers — what
A new Windows Update problem rolls drivers back
How to Send Directions to Waze on Your Phone From
Enable File History in Windows 10
File History is advertised as Windows 10's backup
solution. In reality, it can be a useful component of a larger
strategy. I'll show you how to set it up.
Will Discount Inkjet Cartridges Void Your Printer
Houses 3D-printed in just 24 hours now shipping in
Using a unique UV-curable synthetic stone material,
Mighty Buildings has created a process for 3D-printing an entire
350-square-foot housing unit in just 24 hours.
Making Calls with a Smart Speaker Raises Privacy
Privacy issues addressed by Amazon’s use of
Firefox 82: new automatic downloads protection
Cybersecurity Conundrum: Who's Responsible for
Securing IoT Networks?
Fitness Trackers Could Boost Urban Planning
The Roku Channel is now available as a standalone
Android and iOS app
Those without Roku devices have easier access to
Crowdstrike: "More Cyberattacks in the First Half
of 2020 Than in All of 2019"
A non-intrusive firewall software solution that was
designed to provide some extra security and process monitoring
capabilities, especially for home users
What is a Chromebook and should you buy one?
Our advice on whether to leave Windows 10 and macOS
to buy a Chromebook
Fortnite unlikely to return to iPhone soon, as
judge points out Epic’s lies
Mauvio review: One-tap audio clean up on iPhone
Make a bigger splash with your videos.
Critical Instagram Flaw Could Let Attackers Spy on
A now-patched remote code execution vulnerability
could be exploited with a specially sized image file, researchers
This Google Maps alternative might be your new
favorite travel app
Is Your Security Software Even Working? Here's How
You've installed antivirus, a VPN, and other
security software on your PC, phones, and tablets, but how do you
know if it's doing its thing to keep you safe? We've got a dozen
tips to help you perform your own security checkup.
AMD Big Navi leak reveals big boost speeds to fight
Nvidia RTX 3080 (ya! and the first power supply for a RTX 30
series card weighs in at 1650 watts)
AMD Big Navi leak reveals big boost speeds to fight
Nvidia RTX 3080
How to Control Smart Home Devices in the Control
Center on iPhone or iPad
How do I Copy Photos from My Phone to My PC?
Copying photos from your phone to your PC is simple
with a few readily available tools.
[Windows 10 Tip] - The Windows Store
Acer Chromebook 715 review: A great, big Chromebook
for at-home school and work
The 715's bigger display, large keyboard and
touchpad and all-day battery life makes working anywhere in your
The Surprising Reasons You Might Want an Apple
The Apple Watch is no more ‘just a watch’ than your
iPhone is ‘just a phone’
Microsoft announces Flash end of support schedule:
you can soon remove Flash from Windows entirely
Hucksters Rake In $500K With Android, iOS Adware
Google Maps Now Shows COVID Hotspots
Apple Watch Series 3 owners deal with random
reboots in watchOS 7
Disconnections and complication woes are also
Wave of Smishing Texts Informing You of Parcel
Arrival Hoping to Get Your Creds
An application that enables you to take notes and
set up reminders directly on your desktop screen, thanks to the
Watch out! Windows 10 update bug rolls out outdated
drivers — What to do
Wait! Don't install that Windows 10 update
Apple’s most important display upgrade in years is
iOS 14: How to add, remove, and customize widgets
The totally new home screen of iOS 14 lets you
place widgets anywhere.
Solving the Problem With Security Standards
More explicit threat models can make security
better and open the door to real and needed innovation.
Privacy tip: Use this app to see when your phone’s
mic and camera are in use
Save Time With Microsoft Word's Built-In
Thanks to a powerful new productivity enhancement,
Microsoft 365 subscribers can now transcribe audio files with
multiple speakers, at no extra cost. Our tips and tricks show you
how to save time and money with Transcribe.
Apple Watch 3 has a serious new problem — what you
need to know
The watchOS 7 update appears to have lots of bugs
for Apple Watch 3 owners
How to Alternate Row or Column Shading in Google
What’s the Difference Between “Image” and “Clone”?
The difference between image and clone is both
simple and confusing, because the terms are used interchangeably
to mean different things.
HELP, Evil Spammers Hijacked my Email!
Apple Watch SE isn't as cheap as the Series 3. So
how do you decide which to buy?
We compare Apple's latest Watch SE with 2017's
Watch Series 3.
The Perils of Smart Locks
It's risky, but throwing away those house keys
feels pretty good
Apps & Features (Settings) is no replacement for
Programs & Features (Control Panel) in Windows 10
Nvidia + Arm Will Dramatically Change the
Office 2019 Won't Be Last Of Its Kind
Windows XP source code leak sheds light on
Microsoft's OS history
It even used a Mac-like theme as a placeholder.
Chinese intelligence is building detailed profiles
on tens of thousands of citizens worldwide, leaked database
Names include 52,000 Americans, 35,000 Australians,
10,000 Indians, 9,700 British, 5,000 Canadians, 1,400 Malaysians
and 793 New Zealanders
Clean your computer of malicious components, copy
important information to removable data media or other computers
and cure infected objects with this tool
New HP Pro c645 Chromebook Enterprise brings AMD
Ryzen to Chrome OS
The Pro c645 is expected to arrive in early
Leaked images of Google’s new Chromecast reveal a
true Apple TV rival
- Google plans to announce a new Chromecast
streaming device on September 30th.
- Leaks of the device (codenamed “Sabrina”)
have been popping up for months, but the latest leaked renders
appear to give us a look at Google’s final design.
- The remote for Google’s new Chromecast has
dedicated buttons for YouTube and Netflix.
iOS 14: How to use the App Library
Apple’s big home screen redesign in iOS 14 centers
around a new screen that contains all your apps.
Gaming Industry Hit With 10B+ Attacks In Past Two
Criminals scored big with credential stuffing and
web app attacks, yet many gamers seem unfazed.
Is someone listening to everything you say? Look
for this clue
Social Media Stands in the Way of a Free and Fair
The refusal of social media companies to remove or
fact-check false information is a danger to democracy.
Amazon Prime Day's first deal is a free $10 credit
— here's how to get it\
You have until October 12 to score this $10 credit
Just Updated Your iPhone to iOS 14? Try These
Why is My Backup Program Saying There’s Not Enough
Space on System Reserved Partitions?
Your computer's system reserved partitions should
have nothing to do with backing up (other than needing to be
backed up themselves). I'll review what they are, and how a
back-up program might be mislead.
Geekly Update - 30 September 2020
6 of Amazon's best new features for your Echo and
how to use them
Alexa will soon have additional security features,
group calling and more.
Should You Change the Default Email App in iOS 14?
You can do it, but Apple sure doesn’t want you to.
How to back up Printer drivers and queues on
Microsoft Ignite and Dominating the Future of Tech
the Right Way
Hospital Hacker Must Pay $1.5M, Jailed 5 Years
Microsoft outlines recent Edge browser improvements
The Edge team rolled out updates to make Edge
faster and more efficient.
The Federal Government: Ransomware’s Most Desirable
Protect your computer from spyware by checking for
undesirable components that are launched automatically, with this
small and reliable application
HP's new Pavilion laptops could make you rethink
what 'budget' means
The Pavilion 13, 14 and 15 run on Intel 11th Gen
and AMD Ryzen CPUs
Microsoft to launch a new ARM-based Surface this
- Microsoft will reportedly launch a new
Surface Pro X ARM tablet/laptop this fall alongside a cheaper
- The new ARM device will rival Apple’s
rumored ARM MacBook that is also expected to launch this fall.
- The Surface Pro X 2 will be based on
Qualcomm’s upgraded Snapdragon 8cx platform for Windows 10 and
support 64-bit app emulation.
You'll soon be able to stream Xbox games to your
This isn't xCloud—you stream from your own Xbox
instead of the cloud—but it's something!
Shopify's Employee Data Theft Underscores Risk of
The e-commerce platform has alerted more than 100
merchants of a data breach, highlighting the danger of malicious
Best face mask brackets for easier breathing from
Unlimited Google Meet Calls for Free Users Extended
Until March 31
Google announced in April that unlimited-length
conferences in Google Meet would be free until Sept. 30, but it
just extended that deadline to March 31, 2021.
Roku Streambar release date, price, design and
The Roku Streambar combines a soundbar and Roku
device in one
Google Meet's 60-minute limit on free calls won't
kick in until 2021
Free users won't have to deal with a 60-minute
limit anytime soon.
Chinese Apps TikTok, WeChat Won't Be Banned
Likely Links Emerge Between Lazarus Group and
Researchers examine security incidents over the
past several years that seemingly connect North Korea's Lazarus
Group with Russian-speaking attackers.
Cleveland-area hospital goes offline after apparent
Hospitals have become particularly sensitive to
ransomware attacks, which can cause interruptions or delays to
potentially lifesaving care.