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Saturday, September 14, 2019

Malwarebytes launches free safe browsing extension for Chrome and Firefox

Malwarebytes launches free safe browsing extension for Chrome and Firefox: People are spending more of their time and managing more of their lives on the internet, so it's little wonder that the web is a rich hunting ground for cybercriminals and scammers.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Windows 10 update turns Cortana into CPU hog | Komando.com

Windows 10 update turns Cortana into CPU hog | Komando.com: Another flaw has been found in the Windows 10 update, and this one involves Microsoft's voice assistant, Cortana. Beta testers flagged the update that causes…

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Fraudsters Used AI to Mimic CEO’s Voice in Unusual Cybercrime Case - WSJ

Fraudsters Used AI to Mimic CEO’s Voice in Unusual Cybercrime Case - WSJ: Criminals used artificial intelligence-based software to impersonate a chief executive’s voice and demand a fraudulent transfer of funds in March in what cybercrime experts described as an unusual case of artificial intelligence being used in hacking.

Saturday, September 7, 2019

The 12 Best How-To Sites That Everyone Should Bookmark

The 12 Best How-To Sites That Everyone Should Bookmark: Need some help with life's chores and tasks? Here are some of the best how-to sites that everyone needs to bookmark today.

Friday, September 6, 2019

Online JPG Tools - Simple, free and easy to use JPEG utilities

Online JPG Tools - Simple, free and easy to use JPEG utilities: World's simplest collection of useful JPEG utilities. Crop JPG, resize JPG, rotate JPG, convert JPG to PNG, GIF, BMP, Webp, base64, and more.

Distance Learning Without Computers -- Campus Technology

Distance Learning Without Computers -- Campus Technology: Arizona State University is finding out what refugee farmers in Uganda and online course creators have to teach each other about making do with very little.

What’s New in Chrome 77, Arriving September 10

What’s New in Chrome 77, Arriving September 10: Chrome 77 hits the stable channel on September 10, bringing easy customization to Chrome. Forget downloading themes: You can apply your favorite colors to Chrome’s browser toolbars with a few clicks from the New Tab page.

How to Turn Find My iPad On or Off

How to Turn Find My iPad On or Off: The Find My iPad feature helps you locate your iPad if it’s missing. If your tablet is online, you can see its location on the map and even play a sound. Here’s how you can turn this feature on or off.

Thursday, September 5, 2019

How to Remove Slide Numbers from PowerPoint Slides

How to Remove Slide Numbers from PowerPoint Slides: Slide numbers are a great way to navigate to a specific slide on your PowerPoint presentation quickly. In the event that the slide numbers are no longer necessary, you might want to remove them. Here’s how.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

What’s New in Windows 10’s 20H1 Update, Arriving Spring 2020

What’s New in Windows 10’s 20H1 Update, Arriving Spring 2020: Microsoft is already working on Windows 10’s 20H1 update. Expected sometime around April 2020, this will likely be Windows 10 version 2003. It’s much bigger than the upcoming 19H2 update but still feels like a collection of useful improvements.

Class Central • #1 Search Engine for Free Online Courses & MOOCs

Class Central • #1 Search Engine for Free Online Courses & MOOCs: Love to learn? Discover thousands of FREE online courses and MOOCs from top universities and companies on Class Central.

Saturday, August 31, 2019

How to Fix a Slow or Unresponsive Mac

How to Fix a Slow or Unresponsive Mac: Is your Mac slow? Do you see the spinning pinwheel of death every day? Don’t put up with it! Here’s how to diagnose the issue so you can fix the problem.

Friday, August 30, 2019

100% Disk Usage in Windows 10 Fixed With 14 Tricks

100% Disk Usage in Windows 10 Fixed With 14 Tricks: Got 100% disk usage in Windows 10? We've got 14 different fixes. One is bound to help you.

Quote request email is actually a malware scam

Quote request email is actually a malware scam: This scam message is meant to look like a quote request and is accompanied by an attachment containing malware.
MailGuard has detected this innocuous looking message which reads “we will like to know the price and availability of the following item in attach.” “Please note that item #9 and #12

Thursday, August 29, 2019

How to address the pitfalls of remote work

How to address the pitfalls of remote work: Working from home isn’t all sunshine and stretchy pants. Here’s how to beat the collaboration, productivity, and emotional disadvantages that can arise.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

The 100+ Best Websites on the Internet

The 100+ Best Websites on the Internet: Here are the best websites on the internet to serve every one of your needs, broken into convenient categories for easy browsing.

JustPaste.it - paste text and share with your friends

JustPaste.it - paste text and share with your friends: The quickest way to share text and images with other people

Monday, August 26, 2019

What to Do When Your Mac Won’t Shut Down

What to Do When Your Mac Won’t Shut Down: Macs are like any other computer. Sometimes they won’t start up, and sometimes they won’t shut down. If your Mac is refusing to shut off, here’s how to shut it down anyway—and, hopefully, permanently fix the problem.

Free Online Video Maker | Wave.video

Free Online Video Maker | Wave.video: Create marketing videos and video ads for your blog, website, and social media with Wave.video, free online video maker. Sign up now, it’s free!

15 Sources for Free Stock Videos

15 Sources for Free Stock Videos: There are many creative uses for stock footage. If you are on a limited budget, stock video clips are awesome. Use them to gain attention, add interest and to make your product more appealing to users. Here are 15 sites with free stock videos. I've checked them all out and left a brief review below each one. [Thank you for link, Susan.]

Friday, August 23, 2019

Amazon.com: Q Bond QB2 Repair Kit: Automotive, or???

Amazon.com: Q Bond QB2 Repair Kit: Automotive

How to Switch from a Windows PC to a Mac

How to Switch from a Windows PC to a Mac: It’s easy to switch from a Windows-based PC to a Mac. The platforms probably aren’t as different as you’ve heard. Our handy guide will have you up to speed in no time!

Thursday, August 22, 2019

14 incredibly useful Google Drive tips

14 incredibly useful Google Drive tips: Make Google’s online storage service better than ever with these unexpected options and productivity-boosting add-ons.

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Why you get unwanted telephone calls...

You have called an 800, 888 or 900 number - When you call phone numbers with these prefixes, your cellphone number is collected by an Automatic Number Identification (ANI) system. In addition to identifying and storing your number, the ANI system can match it with other digital data associated with you.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

How to organize a large photo collection on your Mac | Komando.com

How to organize a large photo collection on your Mac | Komando.com: If you have a large amount of photos on your Mac, it can be difficult to organize them all. That's why we've written our guide on the best ways to maintain a…

Monday, August 12, 2019

5 best Google search alternatives

5 best Google search alternatives: Whether you’re privacy conscious or just on the hunt for the perfect grilled-cheese sandwich, the best search engine for you might not be Google.

How to Organize Your Google Drive

How to Organize Your Google Drive: Over time, with some neglect and potential laziness, your Google Drive can accrue tons of files and become a mess to find anything. Here’s how to organize your Drive to find everything fast and make sure it stays in order.

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Radio Garden – KPTZ

Radio Garden – KPTZ: Explore live radio by rotating the globe.

24 most useful websites you never knew existed | Komando.com

24 most useful websites you never knew existed | Komando.com: Let's face it; when it comes to the internet we all get into a rut by going to the same sites all the time. But the internet is vast and it's easy to overloo…

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Google Voice voicemail transcript forwarding shut down due to spam abuse - SlashGear

Google Voice voicemail transcript forwarding shut down due to spam abuse - SlashGear: If you think robocalls were nothing more than annoyances, the fact that a Google Voice feature is being killed because of them might change some people's minds.

Friday, August 9, 2019

5 Free Mac Apps to Visualize Your Ideas, Tasks, and More

5 Free Mac Apps to Visualize Your Ideas, Tasks, and More: If you're a visual thinker, check out these awesome Mac apps and tools that help you get organized in all sorts of ways.

9 Ways Linux Is Taking Over the World

9 Ways Linux Is Taking Over the World: Linux doesn't only run on home computers and web servers. Here are some unusual ways Linux is being used around the world.

Saturday, August 3, 2019

How to tell if someone is using tech to stalk you | Komando.com

How to tell if someone is using tech to stalk you | Komando.com: As amazing as most modern technology is, we can't ignore the fact that some people don't always use it with the best intentions. In fact, some essential piec…

Amazon's new opt-out keeps people from 'reviewing' your Alexa recordings

Amazon's new opt-out keeps people from 'reviewing' your Alexa recordings: Over the last few days Google and Apple have begun to address their use of real people that listen in on recordings to help improve voice AI like Assistant and...

Friday, August 2, 2019

Why I Switched From Ubuntu to Manjaro Linux

Why I Switched From Ubuntu to Manjaro Linux: For more than a decade, Ubuntu was my Linux distribution of choice. But, for the first time in a long while, I distro-hopped. I now run Manjaro and couldn’t be happier. It’s just that good!

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

10 Amazingly Useful Spreadsheet Templates to Organize Your Life

10 Amazingly Useful Spreadsheet Templates to Organize Your Life: Is your life a mess of missed deadlines, forgotten shopping, and broken commitments? Sounds like you need to get organized.

Monday, July 29, 2019

Apple contractors hear confidential details from Siri, a whistleblower claims - MIT Technology Review

Apple contractors hear confidential details from Siri, a whistleblower claims - MIT Technology Review: Those who work on quality control for Apple’s Siri voice assistant “regularly hear confidential details” about users, according to a contractor paid to assess responses to Siri recordings.The news: The whistleblower told the Guardian these workers routinely hear sensitive information like drug deals, confidential medical details, and people having sex.Why are they listening in the first place?

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Citizen Science Salon - : Citizen Science Salon

Citizen Science Salon - : Citizen Science Salon

Citizen science | ScienceBlogs

Citizen science | ScienceBlogs

How to Clean Up and Archive Your Twitter Account

How to Clean Up and Archive Your Twitter Account: I used to save my data on services forever—in case I ever needed to take a trip down memory lane—but I’ve recently found lots of relief and joy in purging my Twitter account of old tweets.

How to Get Your Videos Discovered on YouTube : Social Media Examiner

How to Get Your Videos Discovered on YouTube : Social Media Examiner: Discover which factors help increase the likelihood your video becomes discoverable on YouTube and how to improve audience retention.

How to set up a VPN | Komando.com

How to set up a VPN | Komando.com: simple step by step instructions for how to set up a VPN



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The joy of tidying up your files

The joy of tidying up your files: In this post I will show you how to organize your files in a way that just might transform your life forever. Yes, it is possible to bring order to the chaos



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Richard Clarke on U.S. cyberdefenses: "We're paying lip service"

Richard Clarke on U.S. cyberdefenses: "We're paying lip service": The U.S.’s first counterterrorism czar says the country desperately needs a new approach to defending itself from—and waging—cyberattacks.

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