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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The 5 biggest takeaways of Apple's Q3 2015 quarterly earnings Apple posted record Q3 revenue driven by huge growth in China.

Major Flaw In Android Phones Would Let Hackers In With Just A Text

The Construction of World's Largest Radio Telescope "FAST" Has Beguna>

Can My PC Run Windows 10? Here's what you need to know to make sure your desktop, laptop, or tablet can handle Windows 10.

End of Life: Haunting Pics of Computer Junkyards

How to Upgrade to Windows 10 & Take Settings and Apps with You

From Desktops to Phones: Windows 10 Rollout Begins

We put Windows 10 on a small fondleslab: STILL not ready, 3 days to go How quickly can Microsoft patch the bugs?

Is Windows 10 Build 10240 the RTM candidate? Greg Shultz speculates that Build 10240 is the RTM for Windows 10. Do you agree?

Your next phone could have USB Type-C (and that's a good thing) These powerful, reversible charging ports are all the rage, and are coming to a phone near you. Here's everything you need to know as new USB-C phones trickle out.


Sunday, July 26, 2015

Where'd It Go? 10 Key Features That Have Moved in Windows 10 (and How to Find Them) Going from Windows 8 to 10? You'll want to know where to locate these crucial settings and everyday items.

Copyright police lodge complaint against 127.0.0.1 for sharing Jurassic World

The 100 Best Android Apps of 2015 Beat the heat with some cool new apps for your Android. These are our favorites in a wide variety of categories.


Saturday, July 25, 2015

The Biggest Identity Theft Scam...?

Inside MakerBot's New 3D Printer Factory

Tips to Get the Most Out of Windows 10's New Photo App Windows 10 includes a powerful yet intuitive photos app. Here's how to use it.

Screenshots: The evolution of Windows 10

Windows 10: your questions answered Find out what's happening with Media Center, compatibility, dual-booting, XP Mode, and more

Jeep breach: Scared? You should be, it could be you next Why the hell connect cars to the net anyway?

What you need to know before installing Windows 10 (including you might be waiting MONTHS for the upgrade!)

After Jeep Hack, Chrysler Recalls 1.4M Vehicles for Bug Fix

Get to know the security features in Edge How Microsoft's new browser will keep you safe.


Friday, July 24, 2015

Is Walmart The Best Online Bank?

The 10 Best Wireless Routers of 2015 Keep your network in tip-top shape with these tips and a high-rated router that excels in throughput, wireless coverage, and ease of use.

Critical security flaws patched in latest Chrome release Google has fixed a number of critical bugs in the new Chrome 44 update across multiple operating systems.

Which wireless carrier has the best airport data coverage? Stuck in an airport with an extra-long layover? One wireless-testing firm weighs in on which carrier will keep you going on your smartphone.

NASA: This planet is the closest thing to Earth yet Data from the Kepler Space Telescope reveals a planet that hits the triumvirate of being just right: It's the right size in the right place, and is circling a star similar to our sun.


Thursday, July 23, 2015

Windows 10's Built-In Mail App: Everything You Need to Know

Windows 10 Makes it Harder to Avoid System Updates Most people won't be able to avoid Windows security and features updates, unlike previous versions of the OS

Still Using Windows XP? Stop It, Dummy Microsoft on Tuesday finally stopped providing antimalware signatures for Windows XP.

25 iPhone tips you'll wish you knew all along

When is Windows 10 coming to your favorite PC brand? It's complicated Windows 10 officially launches on July 29. But that doesn't mean that major PC makers such as Dell, Lenovo and HP will have Windows 10 machines on store shelves that day. Here's what to expect.

10 may just be everything that Windows 8 should have been

Bug in latest version of OS X gives attackers unfettered root privileges Released proof-of-concept exploit code could make existing Mac attacks meaner.

Windows 10 on Mobile under the scope: Flaws, confusion, and going nowhere fast

Worried about upgrading to Windows 10? EaseUS System GoBack Free provides you with an escape route

Neil deGrasse Tyson lays out the history of everything in under 8 minutes From the Big Bang to mammals with big brains, the Internet's resident smart guy runs through literally everything in the time it takes to stand in line for a latte.

Microsoft rushes emergency security fix for Windows The software maker patches a security hole that lets hackers take control of any Windows machine, including ones running Windows 10.


Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway-With Me in It

Patch Your Chrysler Vehicle Now Against a Wireless Hacking Technique

Windows 10 Edge: Standards kinda suck yet better than Chrome? The best thing for the web since Mozilla forked Netscape

Does Windows 10 attract or repel you?

Examining Microsoft Edge Browser Performance

New Horizons Captures Two of Pluto's Smaller Moons

Punching Out: The Story of Ejector Seats

The University of Michigan built a fake town for driverless cars

Windows 10 Signifies Microsoft's Shift in Strategy


Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Microsoft releases emergency patch for all versions of Windows The flaw, affecting Windows Vista, 7, 8, and 8.1, may allow a hacker to take over a machine.

Drones deliver medical supplies to Southwest Virginia clinic

Should I upgrade my iPhone 5S to iOS 9?

10 Days Left Until Windows 10. Here Are Four Facts You Need to Know

Windows 10 has a secret screen recording tool -- here's how to use it

10 new keyboard shortcuts in Windows 10 Most of Windows 10's keyboard shortcuts are the same, but here are a few new ones you'll need to learn.

Windows 10 auto updates are a necessary evil

A Russian Tycoon Is Spending $100 Million to Hunt for Aliens

Fancy signing into Windows 10 with Office 365? Hmm, not quite yet Frustrations remain with Azure Active Directory

Windows 10 Edge: Sucky standards yet better than Chrome? The best thing for the web since Mozilla forked Netscape

Microsoft: 10 reasons to upgrade to Windows 10

Back to the future: the TRS-80 Model 100 The "original laptop" boasts the last OS largely coded by Bill Gates.

Countdown to Windows 10: Coming July 29

Is Windows 10 WiFi Sense Nonsense?

Windows 10 in a nutshell Get our TL;DR summary of the major features of Microsoft's next OS.

Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense draws security concerns and questions With Microsoft's Wi-Fi Sense, people connect to open Wi-Fi networks. But does simplifying the connection process increase the peril? Some security experts think so.


Saturday, July 18, 2015

11 awesome facts about NASA's New Horizons Pluto probe

Photos: Taking a look at New Horizons' journey to Pluto

Astronauts take emergency shelter after junk threatens space station

'When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors' To Best Avoid Lightning's Pain

Microsoft commits to 10-year support lifecycle for Windows 10 It's been a bad week for conspiracy theorists. As the Windows 10 launch nears, Microsoft is clearing up loose ends. Today's announcement of a 10-year support commitment for Windows 10 should remove one persistent bit of FUD from the discussion.

Yes, The Feds Can Read Your Email (and more)

2014 State of the Climate: Highlights

Everything You Need To Know About Pluto

How Astronauts Sleep On The International Space Station

The First Light of Trinity


Friday, July 17, 2015

Dump Adobe Flash NOW?

New close-up of Pluto's moon Charon reveals a mountain in a moat

The F-35: Is the world's most expensive weapons program worth it?a>

SanDisk's wireless flash drive gives your phone more storage

10 Breathtaking Shots of Planet Earth Captured on the ISS

Windows 10: You'll get UPDATES LIKE IT or NOT - unless you have Enterprise Edition 'You agree to receive automatic updates without notice'

PSA: Now is not a good time to do a clean Windows 10 install

should You Use AES or TKIP for a Faster Wi-Fi Network?

You Need to Buy a Weather Radio


Thursday, July 16, 2015

What You Need to Know About Backdoor Encryption

Adobe Patches Flash Bug Exploited After Hacking Team Leak The Hacking Team document dump gave hackers a handy how-to guide for some dangerous exploits.

Two-Factor Authentication: Who Has It and How to Set It Up Everyone is concerned about online safety these days. Keep your services secure with two-factor authentication.

18 Stunning Pics From the Historic New Horizons Journey to Pluto

How to add and manage VPNs in iOS 8

4 tips for speeding up a slow iOS 8 device Have an iOS device that is acting a little sluggish lately? Give these four tips a read, and then try them on your own device to see the results.

New Horizons Spacecraft Displays Pluto's Big Heart

Will Microsoft be able to successfully deliver Windows 10 to millions? Distributing Windows 10 to millions sounds like a logistical nightmare. On July 29, 2015, we will see if Microsoft can do it or if they are just dreaming.

Microsoft releases new license terms for Windows 10: No surprises Sorry, conspiracy theorists: The new documents are simple and straightforward, with absolutely no gotchas.


Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Can My PC Run Windows 10? How to Check Windows 10's system requirements are forgiving, but you'll want to run some diagnostics in advance of the new OS. Here's how.

The Best Free Software for 2015 Your phone is full of free apps. But don't neglect the desktop. These free programs can make your life better.

10 Great Cheap Unlocked Smartphones for Travelers If you don't have a smartphone that works overseas, we can kit you out with one for under $200.

9 Things to Know About Amazon Prime

10 Reasons to Upgrade to Windows 10

Adobe, MS, Oracle Push Critical Security Fixes

Help Keep Threats at Bay With 'Click-to-Play'

NASA's New Horizons Probe Phones Home After Historic Pluto Flyby


Tuesday, July 14, 2015

China wants to build a 200km-long undersea tunnel to America And it'll take a whole day to get there. Sort of

First look: iOS 9 public beta is the update the iPad deserves A smallish update for phones is a Mac-sized leap for tablets.

Another day, another new Windows 10 preview for PCs Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 Build 10166 for PCs to Fast Ring testers and continues to inch toward RTM.

Kahney's Korner: Big change coming to the iPad - but probably not yours

New Horizons: Spacecraft data boosts Pluto's size

Tap an app and peer at Pluto

The Really Big One An earthquake will destroy a sizable portion of the coastal Northwest. The question is when.

SECURITY TIP: Lock Down Your WiFi Router

Google's New Spam-Fighting Tool


Friday, July 10, 2015

Adobe to Patch Hacking Team's Flash Zero-Day

Voice Recognition Hacking

Apple debuts iOS 9 public preview for iPhones, iPads The preview program gives users time using the mobile software before its fall release.

Why I don't restore backups to my iOS or Android phones Restoring a backup to a clean phone sounds great but if you store much of your data in the cloud, you have an opportunity to re-install only the apps you're really going to use.

Hacks of OPM databases compromised 22.1 million people, federal authorities say


Wednesday, July 08, 2015

NASA's latest Pluto images actually show a planet>

The Not-So-Perfect Kilogram and Why the Metric System Might Be Screwed

Inside the Nuclear Bunker Where America Preserves Its Movie History

Inside Amazon's Warehouse, Human-Robot Symbiosis Amazon's newest warehouse is testing the limits of automation and human-machine collaboration.

Best Mobile Security and Privacy Apps

Only Floridians Could Come Up With a Sport Like Swamp Buggy Racing

Turns Out We Were Completely Wrong About How Pluto Looks

Watch Opportunity Rover's 11 Year, 26 Mile Journey In 8 Minutes


Tuesday, July 07, 2015

From the Wirecutter: The best consumer-grade Wi-Fi extender Can't stop the signal-at least, not if you've got one of these things!

Screenshots: Windows 10 starts to take shape as it nears release

PC On A Stick?

198 Awesome iPhone Apps for 2015

The Monster Italian Track Where Porsche Tests Its Beauties


Sunday, July 05, 2015

Windows 10 no longer launching on July 29 for vast majority of people

We've finally hit the breaking point for the original Internet

Here's what people expect from the next iPhone


Saturday, July 04, 2015

Windows 10: Will you lose your free upgrade if you reinstall? Here's what you need to know about what will happen to your free version of Windows 10 if you need to reinstall or change your PC.

Comparing Unlimited Phone Plans

25 Years of Hubble

Solar Impulse 2 lands in Hawaii after record 5-day journey

How to photograph Fourth of July fireworks with your iPhone The Fourth of July weekend is here, and if this one is like previous years I'm going to get a flood of people asking me how to go about photographing firework displays with an iPhone. Well, here's what you need to know to do just that.


Friday, July 03, 2015

Microsoft delivers the third Windows 10 preview build released this week Microsoft is in the home stretch with Windows 10. Yet another new test build for PCs, Build 10162, is available to Fast Ring testers.

Microsoft Windows 10 Build 10158: Almost ready for prime time

The Definitive List of Google Search Easter Eggs

OpenDNS - Faster and Safer Internet


Thursday, July 02, 2015

25 Things to Know About Apple Music Apple Music arrives today. Here's how to get it and what you get once you sign up.

46 Magnificent Photos From Astronaut Scott Kelly's Year in Space

How to Make Two-Factor Authentication Work for You

Pluto's Dark Patch and Charon's Dark Pole Grow in New Horizons View

Giant sinkholes spotted on Rosetta's comet

iPhone 6S to double LTE speeds, run more efficiently with new Qualcomm chip

Leap Second Causes Sporadic Outages Across the Internet

Windows 7 Reaches 60 Percent Market Share for the First Time in History

Eruption of Wolf Volcano, Galapagos Islands

UH OH: Windows 10 will share your Wi-Fi key with your friends' friends Tell a pal your password ... and their FB mates will get it too

Windows key: Windows 10

Two Builds in Two Days as Microsoft releases Windows 10 Build 10159


Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Credit card fraud solution coming to America...finally

Best AntiVirus Software for 2015

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