Do You Have a Digital Will?
Robocallers have gotten out of control — here's how
you can stop them
HOW TO AVOID PROBLEMS INSTALLING WINDOWS 10 21H1
If you plan to upgrade to Windows 10 21H1, use
these tips to prepare and avoid problems during the installation
when it rolls out this spring.
Latest Brave browser update fixes Tor .onion DNS
5 Ways an Offline PC Can Be Hacked
Some people believe taking a computer offline makes
it impossible to hack. These offline PC attacks show it's not as
safe as you imagine.
Why Is My PC Always Trying to Open a File When It
How to Check for Ports in Use in Windows 10
Why Is My Computer Crashing Randomly?
The most common cause and a plan of attack.
Random crashes are annoying and difficult to
diagnose. I'll review common causes and steps you can take to
determine what's happening on your computer.
Linux 101: What is the SUID permission?
In this Linux 101, Jack Wallen explains the SUID
You can create a website for free in minutes with
Microsoft's new tool
Microsoft's new tool makes it easy for small
businesses to create a website.
How to Delete Saved Passwords for Sites in
Microsoft Edge Chromium
Startup designs a modular, repairable laptop
Framework has built the Fairphone of laptops.
How to stop robocalls: Every way we know to prevent
the annoying ringing
Putting an end to robocalls isn't something that's
going to happen overnight, but there are steps you can take to
silence those annoying, and sometimes dangerous, calls.
How much personal data are your Android and iOS
apps collecting? New study reveals the scary truth
Time to change your privacy settings
What We Know About the Hackers Behind the Accellion
Make your Internet surfing sessions more enjoyable
by avoiding annoying ads and intrusive trackers using this
appealing and intuitive browser
How Self Driving Cars Can Be Hacked
You might get a ride, just not to where you want
Security researcher breached Apple, Microsoft,
Netflix, PayPal, and more
Microsoft Releases Free Tool for Hunting SolarWinds
Meanwhile, researchers at SecurityScorecard say the
"fileless" malware loader in the attack - Teardrop - actually
dates back to 2017.
5 new rules for creating the best passwords
Best Buy Lays Off 5,000 Workers As Demand For Its
Online Retail Booms
The company still sees its big box stores as an
asset to help it fulfill e-commerce orders. Nevertheless, Best Buy
has been shedding staff during the pandemic.
Thousands Of Bots May Have Played Role In GameStop
WINDOWS 10 21H1 NEW FEATURES AND CHANGES
UPDATED 2/18: Get a closer look at all the new
features and changes added to Windows 10 21H1 (thus far).
PeperNote is a simple sticky notes application for
10 Common eBay Scams to Be Aware Of
Being scammed sucks, especially on eBay. Here are
the most common eBay scams you need to know about and how to avoid
How to Limit Google's Apps From Tracking You on
Your Apple Devices
Useful Shortcut Keys in Ubuntu
Should You Use the Free Backup Software that Comes
with Some External Drives?
There are better options.
Many external drives include free backup software
that I never use. I'll explain why, and what I do instead.
Firefox Proton: How to experience the new design
The developers of Firefox have a refreshed UI in
the works. Jack Wallen shows you how to get a sneak peek at what's
President Biden to address global semiconductor
shortage affecting Xbox Series X|S and others
Congress wants to prevent a global semiconductor
shortage from happening again.
How to Turn On or Off Tablet Mode in Windows 10
Paramount+ will cost $5 per month with ads, or $10
ViacomCBS has a 'mountain of content' on the way to
streaming, including a 'Halo' series and 'Beavis and Butthead.'
iOS 14.5: New features, release date and everything
else we know is coming soon
Here's everything that will be included in the
latest iPhone update that we know so far, and how to download the
Chromebooks and Android phones can now sync Wi-Fi
passwords: Here's how
One password to rule them all
Anker Beats Apple to the Punch With a MagSafe
Battery for Your iPhone 12 (nothing against Anker, but this looks
This firewall application might not bring something
new to the table per se, but it offers plenty of detailed
functions as opposed to the original MS Windows ones
Why Mini-LED May Be the Next OLED
Looking sharp for 2021
Brilliant new Chrome security feature on iPhone is
a great reason to ditch Safari
North Korea's Lazarus Group Expands to Stealing
Several gigabytes of sensitive data stolen from one
restricted network, with organizations in more than 12 countries
impacted, Kaspersky says.
Set up this Android privacy feature before you need
to use it
Top Zoom Tips for Better Video Calls
Almost a year into the pandemic and Zoom use is
still zooming. These tips can help you make the most of the
popular video conferencing app, whether it’s for work or a virtual
lunch with friends.
The frightening scam everyone working from home
needs to know about
Windows 10 LTSC to enter five-year lifecycle with
Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC to change lifecycle from
ten to five years with the release of version 21H2.
How to turn off the News and Interests feature of
8 Ways to Make Gaming Online Safer For Your Kids
Online gaming platforms are teeming with predators
and cybercriminals. Here's how to keep your children safe.
Share and Receive Files Anonymously with
How to Set Up and Use SSH in Linux
What Can a Computer Thief See If I Password Protect
My Windows Sign-in?
Thieves can see more than you might think unless
you’ve taken additional steps.
Password-protecting your Windows login does not
protect your computer's data, particularly if the computer is
How to prevent text from wrapping in a Word
Microsoft Word's automatic word wrap is convenient
but sometimes unwanted. Here are two ways to keep text from
breaking at the end of a line.
Mozilla bakes cookie protection right into Firefox
Sites won't be able to track you across the web
with cookies, thanks to a new Firefox feature.
How to Create Guest Mode Shortcut for Microsoft
Startup designs a modular, repairable laptop
Framework has built the Fairphone of laptops.
Windows 10 spring update: What to know about new
features and more
Microsoft has confirmed its latest update, Windows
10 version 21H1. Here's what we're expecting, and why it could set
the stage for a major Windows 10 shift.
The Framework Laptop is a fully customizable laptop
with swappable components
Build-A-Bear meets laptops with Framework’s new
13-inch notebook. It arrives this spring.
Google Maps Dark Mode and More Useful Android
Features Are Rolling Out Today
Lay down the foundation of your company and manage
its activities with the help of this efficient and easy to use
piece of software
Gmail Might Know Too Much About You
It might be more than you think
One of the most popular apps on the planet is about
to get a massive overhaul
- VideoLAN confirmed it will release VLC 4.0
this year to celebrate the free open-source media player’s 20th
- VLC is one of the most popular free apps,
with more than 3.5 billion installations across various mobile and
- VLC 4.0 will also integrate more online
content into the app, in a move that could make the app resemble
Ransomware, Phishing Will Remain Primary Risks in
Attackers have doubled down on ransomware and
phishing -- with some tweaks -- while deepfakes and disinformation
will become more major threats in the future, according to a trio
of threat reports.
Free check to see if your router has been hacked by
How to Protect Your Smart Home From Hackers
Smart homes offer convenience and security risks.
Here's what you can do to stop hackers from taking control of your
smart speaker, thermostat, doorbell and other connected devices.
Russian Hacker Stole Identities of Congressional
Medal of Honor Recipients in Sordid Scheme
Microsoft Office 2021 coming soon for Windows 10
Office 2021 and LTSC in coming this year with new
features and improvements for those not ready for Microsoft 365.
Thunderbird 78.8.0 security update is out
4 Ways to Safely Run Suspicious Programs and
Applications in Windows
Do you want to test new suspicious programs without
the risk of harming your Windows 10 PC? We’ll take you through the
best methods to do this.
Enable Firefox's 'Total Cookie Protection' for Less
10 Free Pedometer and Step Counter Apps for Android
How Often Should I Reboot My Computer?
Sometimes, it’s required; sometimes, it’s just a
Rebooting your computer "every so often" is less
necessary these days than it once was, but the point is often
Gartner reports that smartphone sales were down 5%
in Q4 2020, 12.5% for the year
Apple's new 5G iPhone 12 series helped the company
win the top spot for the final quarter of last year.
How to install Windows 10 from USB with UEFI
If you have to install Windows 10 on a device using
UEFI, this guide shows you two ways to create a compatible USB
flash drive to complete the task.
How to Change "Console lock display off timeout" in
Zoom's automatic closed captions will roll out to
everyone in the fall
Free users who need the feature can request access
Stanford: 'Zoom fatigue' is real and now we know
what causes it
It's not your imagination -- all those hours of
video calls take a toll on your body and brain that regular office
work doesn't. Now scientists say they know why.
Google to add a life-saving feature to Android 12 —
users can discreetly call 911
Android 12 could save lives
Razer's Kiyo Pro Is a Webcam Designed to Make You
Look Good in Bad Light
BullZip PDF Printer
A practical tool that you can use to generate high
quality PDF files in a simple manner, directly from Windows
applications that support printing
Playing Video Games May Be Good for Your Mental
Health, Experts Say
Animal Crossing to the rescue
Google is testing this awesome new feature in
- Google is once again testing a new search
feature for its Android-based browser.
- Dubbed People also view, the feature
presents users with content that other people with similar search
queries clicked on.
5 Key Steps Schools Can Take to Defend Against
Educational institutions have become prime targets,
but there are things they can do to stay safer.
Make sure your firewall is working
MyHeritage's 'Deep Nostalgia' Tool Brings Old
Photos to Life
The feature uses deepfake technology to make it
appear as though individuals in old photos are looking around,
blinking, and even smiling.
Judge Approves 'Landmark' $650 Million Class-Action
Suit Against Facebook Over Privacy Claims
Geekly Update - 24 February 2021
A 64-bit Raspberry Pi with 8GB of RAM and USB boot
Raspberry Pi 1 Model B units brought back to life
30K Macs infected with "Silver Sparrow" virus; M1
Mac SSD health