10 great gifts for the hacker in your life

zdnet all blogs - Tue, 11/19/2019 - 19:00
No matter their age, interests, or ability, these gifts will put a smile on any hacker's face this holiday season.
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Best tech gadgets of 2019

zdnet all blogs - Tue, 11/19/2019 - 00:14
AirPods Pro. Sonos Move. Galaxy Note 10. See what else made our list for best tech gadgets of the past year.
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Apple finally admits iPad Pro won't replace your PC

zdnet all blogs - Sun, 11/17/2019 - 18:00
Is the iPad Pro the only future for productive computing? It isn't. At last Apple acknowledges it.
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Thousands of hacked Disney+ accounts are already for sale on hacking forums

zdnet all blogs - Sat, 11/16/2019 - 13:00
Hackers began hijacking accounts hours after Disney+ launched earlier this week.
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Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales has quietly launched a Facebook rival social network

zdnet all blogs - Fri, 11/15/2019 - 18:25
Would you pay to join a social network? Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales thinks up to 500 million people could.
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Officials warn about the dangers of using public USB charging stations

zdnet all blogs - Fri, 11/15/2019 - 00:44
Travelers should use only AC charging ports, use USB no-data cables, or "USB condom" devices.
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Microsoft: If you're on Windows 10 version 1803, you'll be automatically upgraded

zdnet all blogs - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 17:47
Windows 10 version 1803 got its final set of security patches on Tuesday.
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The $25 accessory every MacBook owner needs

zdnet all blogs - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 16:02
This cheap accessory could save you hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars in repairs.
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An Apple store customer came home. Then she realized what the Genius had done

zdnet all blogs - Wed, 11/13/2019 - 20:53
Apple fires a store employee who allegedly went through a customer's phone, found an intimate image of her, and texted it to himself. It's not a good look for a company that claims privacy as its competitive difference.
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Microsoft begins the official rollout of Windows 10 1909

zdnet all blogs - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 23:06
Microsoft's Windows 10 19H2 feature update, codenamed 'Vanadium,' is starting to roll out to mainstream users.
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This unusual new ransomware is going after servers

zdnet all blogs - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 20:46
PureLocker ransomware appears to have links to some of the most prolific cyber-criminal operations active in the world today.
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iOS 13.2.2 causes battery havoc

zdnet all blogs - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 18:17
iOS 13.2.2 might fix the bug that broke multitasking on the iPhone and iPad, but it appears to introduce a new bug that severely limits productivity when on the move.
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Best Black Friday 2019 deals: Business Bargain Hunter's top picks

zdnet all blogs - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 16:00
The very best Black Friday deals and sales from Amazon, Walmart, Target, Best Buy, and other retailers.
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DNS-over-HTTPS will eventually roll out in all major browsers, despite ISP opposition

zdnet all blogs - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 05:09
DoH support is already present in all major browsers. Users just have to enable it and configure it.
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Best Apple Black Friday 2019 deals

zdnet all blogs - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 03:10
The very best Apple device deals available now through to Black Friday at Best Buy, Walmart, Target, and Amazon.
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Best Amazon Black Friday 2019 deals

zdnet all blogs - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 01:04
The very best early Black Friday deals from Amazon.
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Bill Gates: You'd all be on Windows Mobile today, not Android, but I screwed up

zdnet all blogs - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 18:16
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says the antitrust case stopped Microsoft delivering a mobile OS.
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Fitbit is doomed: Here's why everything Google buys turns to garbage

zdnet all blogs - Wed, 11/06/2019 - 18:22
Will the Fitbit purchase echo Google's previous failed attempts to integrate large acquisitions into their culture?
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Best Costco Black Friday 2019 deals

zdnet all blogs - Mon, 11/04/2019 - 16:31
Costco's very best deals on laptops and desktop PCs for Black Friday 2019.
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iOS 13 has a huge bug that makes me want to dump my iPhone and iPad

zdnet all blogs - Mon, 11/04/2019 - 10:04
iOS 13 has what is becoming a show-stopping bug -- switching between apps has become painful to the point of frustration.
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