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Best cheap laptops for under $350 in 2020: Asus, Dell, Lenovo, and more

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 16:04
Pick of the best $350-or-less budget laptops and convertibles.

Microsoft: Here's why you can't uninstall our Edge browser

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 16:00
Microsoft lets Windows 10 users know why they can't uninstall the Microsoft Edge browser, again.

France, Japan, New Zealand warn of sudden spike in Emotet attacks

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 07:48
Emotet activity has ramped up to new levels in September 2020, alarming some cyber-security agencies.

Microsoft to developers: Say goodbye to cloud-based dev environment Visual Studio Codespaces

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 15:48
Developers using Visual Studio Codespaces will need to move to GitHub Codespaces but there's no way to migrate existing projects from one service to the other.

Millions of WordPress sites are being probed and attacked with recent plugin bug

Sun, 09/06/2020 - 13:46
An easy-to-exploit vulnerability in a popular WordPress plugin has triggered an internet-wide hacking spree.

Seven Windows 10 annoyances (and how to fix them)

Mon, 08/31/2020 - 17:29
Modern technology seems calculated to make us crazy. If you use Windows 10, here are a few shortcuts to help you keep from letting the frustration send you over the edge.

CenturyLink outage led to a 3.5% drop in global web traffic

Mon, 08/31/2020 - 04:25
CenturyLink incident takes down Cloudflare, Reddit, Hulu, AWS, Blizzard, Steam, Xbox Live, Discord, and dozens more.

Elon Musk confirms Russian hacking plot targeted Tesla factory

Fri, 08/28/2020 - 05:47
A Russian hacker tried to recruit a Tesla employee working for the company's factory in Sparks, Nevada.

Zoom outage fix deployed: Videoconferencing services being restored now

Mon, 08/24/2020 - 20:13
The outage caused chaos as millions of children and teachers attempted to start the school year online.

Prime Day 2020? Amazon kicks off huge sale with deals on 38 Amazon devices

Wed, 08/19/2020 - 00:00
Uh, did Amazon quietly kick off Prime Day 2020? No, but it sure looks like it.

Microsoft tells Windows 10 users they can never uninstall Edge. Wait, what?

Mon, 08/17/2020 - 21:50
The new Edge is a very good browser. It's like Chrome --only better. But Microsoft has managed to annoy Windows 10 users by making Edge very difficult to ignore.

For six months, security researchers have secretly distributed an Emotet vaccine across the world

Sat, 08/15/2020 - 01:52
Binary Defense researchers have identified a bug in the Emotet malware and have been using it to prevent the malware from making new victims.

Google: This update means Gmail is now these four things in one

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 16:53
Google is rolling out a new version of Gmail that expands it from email to a platform to connect over video, chat and virtual rooms.

FBI and NSA expose new Linux malware Drovorub, used by Russian state hackers

Thu, 08/13/2020 - 21:18
The FBI and NSA issue joint security alert containing technical details about new Linux malware developed by Russia's military hackers.

Cybersecurity: These two basic flaws make it easy for hackers to break into your systems

Wed, 08/12/2020 - 20:36
Penetration testers share common security failings that leave companies vulnerable to attack.

TubeMate 3

Wed, 08/12/2020 - 13:26
TubeMate, a very popular video downloader, has been upgraded with all new design and great user experiences. Convenient right and left...

He had AppleCare. Then Apple sent his broken iMac to Best Buy

Sun, 08/09/2020 - 17:00
Apple is widening its network of authorized repair centers. A famous photographer isn't happy about that. Actually, he's "disgusted."

China is now blocking all encrypted HTTPS traffic that uses TLS 1.3 and ESNI

Sat, 08/08/2020 - 23:04
The block was put in place at the end of July and is enforced via China's Great Firewall.


Fri, 08/07/2020 - 06:49
CCleaner is a freeware system optimization, privacy and cleaning tool. It removes unused files from your system allowing Windows to...

Hacker leaks passwords for 900+ enterprise VPN servers

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 03:44
EXCLUSIVE: The list has been shared on a Russian-speaking hacker forum frequented by multiple ransomware gangs.