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Friday, December 19, 2014

Can We Trust Uber?

The best 3D-printing projects of 2014 (pictures)

Smashed smartphones, totaled tablets: Gawk at readers' broken gear Ouch! These busted gadgets have flown off car roofs and motorbikes, been sat and stepped on and wrestled with kids and dogs. Needless to say, they've seen better days.

Arctic Is Warming Twice As Fast As World Average

Thursday, December 18, 2014

PC Infected? Which Antivirus Does the Best Cleanup?

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

50 Best Free iPhone Apps for 2014 Plenty of iPhone apps are worth paying for, but there are plenty of great free ones, too. Here are 50 of the best.

We live in the future AT&T imagined in 1994

Don't let thieves steal your child's identity A recent survey showed that children are 51 times more likely to become targets of identity-stealing thieves.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The 10 Best Tablets

Microsoft pulls buggy Patch Tuesday updates Two updates were beset by technical issues, forcing Microsoft to issue another update to remove the faulty software.

Should You Reset Your Web Browser?

Facebook Embraces Privacy and Simplicity (Not)

Garage essentials: Seven tools for (almost) any job

Friday, December 12, 2014

HELP! I Dropped My Phone in The...

22 Pictures That Prove That 2014 Is The Damn Future You know, at least with regard to technology.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

The First 3 Things You Must Do if Your Identity is Stolen

2014: The Year in Photos, September-December

Best phones for the holiday period. Period.

Three reasons why you should subscribe to Office 365a>

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Why You Shouldn't Use MAC Address Filtering On Your Wi-Fi Router

2014: The Year in Photos, May - August

Say "hello" to Firefox Hello

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

REVIEW: Avast Free Antivirus 2015

2014: The Year in Photos, January - April

Friday, December 05, 2014

REVIEW: Advanced System Care Pro 8>

21 new Android 5.0 features you need to know about

How to remove Yahoo as Firefox's default search engine Firefox has kicked Google to the curb and run into the arms of Yahoo as its default search engine. Learn how to switch your default back to Google, and about a new search feature.

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Will Hybrid Phone Service Save You Money?

Working Without Wires: Setting Up a Wireless Printer You don't need to go hunting for a USB cable to connect to a printer, and you don't need a printer for every PC.

Google hopes to one day replace Gmail with Inbox, promises to bring over many features in the interim

The Fastest Camera Ever Created Will Be Used to Study Invisibility Cloaks

The Long Road to Maxwell's Equations How four enthusiasts helped bring the theory of electromagnetism to light

Be Wary of 'Order Confirmation' Emails

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Why You Should Never Login With Facebook

TV 3.0 is already here

Monday, December 01, 2014

Graphene's showdown with the man with the golden gun

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Ancient Computer Even More Ancient Than We Thought

The 2000 Year-Old Computer - Decoding the Antikythera Mechanism (2012)

Saturday, November 29, 2014

How to Buy an HDTV LCD, LED, HDMI, 3D, 1080p, 4K? Looking for a new television, but drowning in acronyms? Here's what you need to know when you shop for your next HDTV.

These 26 Pictures Of The Universe Will Make You Question Your Entire Existence.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Fight Malware With a Stinger Missile

How the World's First Computer Was Rescued From the Scrap Heap

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

12 Tips for Troubleshooting Your Internet Connection

16 Tips Every Amazon Addict Should Know

Learn the Secrets of Gmail Labs

Don't Panic, But All USB Devices Have a Massive Security Problem

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Stop Trying to Clean Your Infected Computer! Just Nuke it and Reinstall Windows

This Is How You Ship an F1 Car Across the Globe in 36 Hours

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Cracking Open the Apple iPhone 6 Plus

A Trio of Apple Security Flaws

Friday, November 21, 2014

10 ways mobile devices are changing society

Mythbusters vs. Gorilla Glass: Adam and Jamie have a smashing time Gorilla Glass keeps your phone safe, but will it crack under the pressure when the Mythbusters bring out their hammers and air cannons?

Firefox dumps Google for search, signs on with Yahoo Google's 10-year run as Firefox's default search engine in the US is over. Yahoo wants more search traffic, and a deal with Mozilla will bring it.

WOW: Surprising Stats on Phishing

How To Boot Into Safe Mode On Windows 8 or 8.1 (The Easy Way)

Interstellar Was So Big It Almost Broke IMAX

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Spooky alignment of quasars across billions of light-years

The 2014 Ars Technica gift guide Smartphones, tablets, video games, and so much more round out our holiday picks.

Microsoft Patches Critical Windows Server Flaw

Microsoft Releases Emergency Security Update

Why Your Computer's Hard Drive Lights Flash When You Aren't Doing Anything

How Curiosity, Luck, and the Flip of a Switch Saved the Moon Program

An Overhaul Of The World's Largest Passenger Plane Takes 55 Days, But You Can Watch It In Less Than Two Minutes

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Spy-Proofing Your Mobile Devices

Comet Landing 2014: Rosetta Probe Philae Discovers Organic Molecules: Report

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Beware of Personalized Prices

Obama: Regulate broadband Internet like a utility so it 'works for everyone' President Obama calls for tighter rules from the FCC -- leaving a little bit of wiggle room -- in an effort to preserve a "free and open Internet."

On a comet 10 years away, Philae conks out, maybe for good

SanDisk Reveals iXpand Flash Drive for iPhone, iPad The collapsible flash drive makes it easy to move photos and videos from an iOS-based device to a Mac or PC.

Feds Using Planes To Spy on American Cellphone Users

Android 5.0 Lollipop, thoroughly reviewed Android's biggest update ever revamps nearly every part of the OS

Turn off or tone down the translucent effect in Yosemite The setting is a bit buried in System Preferences, but there is a way to reduce or remove Yosemite's translucence.

HOWTO: Email Really Big Files

Comet lander: Camera sees Philae's hairy landing

Chips promise more security for credit cards, but signature still required Safer, chip-enabled credit cards are coming to the US before the end of 2015, but it will be years before tougher, PIN-based security will be used nationwide.

AT&T ends controversial use of perma-cookies to track users Both AT&T and Verizon have ad programs based on perma-cookies. AT&T has stopped theirs. Verizon has not. Catch up on what's going on and learn how to check for perma-cookies.