Nathan Goldberg

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This site makes browsing Netflix simple again

Tired of spending more time trying to find something to watch on Netflix than actually watching stuff? Flixable aims to fix that.<p>We've all been there. You sit down for movie night, open Netflix and start looking for something to watch. And you keep looking. And keep looking. And you look until you …

Lock in 2TB of lifetime cloud storage for $49

Cloud storage is a valuable thing, but many of today's solutions aren't exactly flexible where pricing is concerned. Zoolz is looking to change that …

The '90s are back! This clamshell PDA is pure Android

Forget dual-camera, ultraslim phones: The Gemini is the clamshell retro delight you're looking for (and it still lets you use Android).<p>Turn off that Smashmouth cassette -- we have exciting news!<p>The Psion 5, that glorious PDA that you (or your parents) rushed out to buy in 1997, has just had an …

Scientists Make Coldest Liquid Water Ever, And It's Weirder Than They Imagined

You’re definitely familiar with water’s freezing point: 32 degrees Fahrenheit (0 degrees Celsius). But that’s not the coldest water could be. …

US border agency searched 30,200 phones and computers in 2017

Searches of electronic devices at the border increased nearly 60 percent from 2016. The agency also released updated guidelines for conducting searches.<p>US Customs and Border Patrol searched more phones and laptops at the border in 2017 -- 30,200 devices total.<p>The agency released those numbers …

Curb how Facebook, Google and Amazon use your personal data in a quick privacy clean-up

It can seem that it’s a lot easier to complain about your lack of privacy online than to do something about it. But your alternative to griping isn’t a monastic, offline existence.<p>Here are four steps to understand who has your data, limit their use of it, and leave less “data exhaust” that can be …

Google’s AI can now perfectly imitate a human voice

Arguably the most important part of a virtual assistant is its voice, especially if you want it to catch on in the mainstream. The most intelligent …

Britain is having trouble recruiting new spies because Facebook and Google pay 'five times more'

The UK's surveillance agency, GCHQ, is having trouble recruiting new spies because current and potential spooks want to take better-paid jobs at big tech firms such as Apple, Google, and Facebook.<p>We first saw the news via Quartz.<p>A December report from the government's security services watchdog, …

Surveillance

Microsoft Hack Attack!!!

If you are still online and your computers are still running, congratulations, you made it through one of the worst, to date, hack attacks from …

Software

This is why I use an iPhone instead of Android, but a Windows PC instead of a Mac

A coworker recently asked me a good question: Why am I so dedicated to my Apple iPhone X and Apple Watch, but vastly prefer a Windows 10 PC to a Mac? I've been chewing it over ever since.<p>Now, I think I have an answer, and it's pretty simple: Apple's iOS is still the best, most useful, and most …

IMac Pro

How a Dorm Room Minecraft Scam Brought Down the Internet

The most dramatic cybersecurity story of 2016 came to a quiet conclusion Friday in an Anchorage courtroom, as three young American computer savants …

Cybersecurity

How to Reclaim Your Digital Privacy From Online Tracking

<i>In our new series</i> Getting It<i>, we’ll give you all you need to know to get started with and excel at a wide range of technology, both on and offline.</i> …

How to Remotely Delete Data for iPhone and Android Devices

As mobile phones carry a significant amount of private data including message history and details, photos, and other confidential information, losing …

The Grand Tor: How to Go Anonymous Online

Fifteen years have passed since a couple of MIT grads and a Navy-funded researcher first built The Onion Router, or Tor, a wild experiment in …

How to Track a Cellphone Without GPS—or Consent

As the Supreme Court mulls over the case of <i>Carpenter v. United States</i>, which may have far-reaching consequences for police who track suspects without …

Google Rolls Out New Chrome Security Feature to Combat Microsoft - ExtremeTech

By on December 7, 2017 at 12:51 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The internet can be a marvelous …

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Homelessness Is Booming on the West Coast and I'll Give You One Guess Why

For the first time since 2010, the number of homeless people in the US increased this year, according to new estimates from the Department of Housing …

The best paid anti-ransomware software 2017

Every antivirus package claims it can protect you from ransomware, but that might not always mean what you think. Detecting and blocking a threat is …

'Bit Rot' explained: Why your phone is slower than when it was new

Computers are kind of like people — as they age they tend to get a little slower and flaws are easier to see.<p>Our phones are computers shrunk down to …

Android News

Google Pushed Illegal Phone Spyware to Snoop on Your Spouse

It’s malware that stalkers love, and it poses a real threat in domestic violence. Until this week, the search giant was running thousands of ads for …

Privacy

DNS resolver 9.9.9.9 will check requests against IBM threat database

Group Co-founded by City of London Police promises 'no snooping on your requests'The Global Cyber Alliance has given the world a new free Domain Name …

Information Security

12 Useful Web Tools You Didn't Know About

Google isn't the only company creating useful apps for the web. There are plenty of great online resources not made in Mountain view, provided you …

Apps

The flying selfie camera that follows you everywhere (and won't get pushed around)

Put down your phone -- the Hover Camera Passport drone will take your selfies for you now. And best of all, you won't even need a phone to control it.

Is the Tablet the new Laptop?

Only a few years ago, the laptop was well and truly king when it came to portable computing, the reason for this being that it was more or less the …

Gear & Gadgets

Survey: Most Americans Remain Blissfully Unaware of the Blockchain Revolution

With the cryptocurrency market cap now estimated to be in the hundreds of billions of dollars and a sort of familiar frenzy kicking into overdrive, …

Cryptocurrency

Learn how to master Blockchains in 4 steps

Some believe that it won’t be long before our entire society will essentially run on Blockchain fuel. Blockchains are at the core of crypto-currencies like Bitcoin and are becoming increasingly relied-upon for decentralized, encrypted record keeping and exchange.<p>It is thought that blockchains will …

This is why I’ll never shop at OfficeMax again—even if everything is free | Ars Technica

This column is my first step toward recovering from a maddening return experience.<p>I've often remarked to anyone who would listen that robots are …

New Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 Gets Official

Samsung has added a new tablet to its line up with the 2017 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0. The new tablet comes with an 8 inch display that features a …

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