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How to create a bootable macOS Mojave 10.14 USB install drive [Video]

Creating a <b>bootable macOS Mojave USB install drive</b> is a great way to facilitate a clean install of macOS. This tutorial will work with the current developer beta and will also work once with the public beta and final version of macOS Mojave once released. Watch our step-by-step video for the details.<p>…

Operating Systems

Millions of Streaming Devices Are Vulnerable to a Retro Web Attack

In March, artist and programmer Brannon Dorsey became interested in a retro web attack called DNS rebinding, teaching himself how to illicitly access …

Information Security

How to use Chrome's built-in anti-malware tool

The built-in malware scanner, works in the background to help in your quest to keep your end users virus- and malware-free.<p>Malicious software …

Malware

How to share Amazon Prime with your family

For most people, Amazon Prime seems to be a great deal, even if you only use it for its primary benefit: free two-day shipping. But Amazon has expanded Prime to include a host of other benefits to make the $119 annual fee even harder to refuse.<p>What makes the deal even sweeter is that you can share …

Libraries

15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

Cooking

Day 1 of a Worse Internet

Net neutrality is officially dead. Here’s how you’ll notice it’s gone.<p>Monday, June 11, is the first day of the post–net neutrality internet. In …

Net Neutrality

18 Gmail settings that will change how you think about your inbox

Make your inbox more efficient and effective with these easily overlooked options.<p>When it comes to managing email, you need every advantage you can get.<p>Google recognizes this. The company has packed Gmail with dozens of advanced options that can save you time and add powerful possibilities into …

Google

VPNFilter malware has infected a million routers — here's what you need to know

A recent discovery that new router-based malware, known as VPNFilter, had infected well over 500,000 routers just became even worse news. In a report …

Wi-Fi

Google says its new disappearing email option won’t be a liability for companies, insisting it isn't 'the Snapchat of email'

In April, Google announced that Gmail would be getting a whole slew of new features, including one that sounds a lot like Snapchat and Wickr — the content-expiring messaging platform that put Uber in a sticky situation in the recent Uber vs Waymo case.<p>Gmail's new confidential mode lets users set an …

Privacy

Ina Garten's Best Summer Entertaining Recipes

<b>1</b> of <b>32</b><p>Ina Garten’s Hummus<p><p>Whip up a batch of this dead-easy dip from the Barefoot Contessa’s kitchen to enjoy with crunchy veggies or veggie chips …

Cooking

Watermelon Mojito

Set out eight tall 12-ounce glasses. Put the leaves stripped off a single sprig of mint into each glass–you’ll need about 10 leaves for each …

Recipes

The 20 Best Breakfast Casseroles

01 of 20<p>This breakfast casserole has it all: eggs, toast, sausage, and cheese. Combined together, this dish is one of the ideal make-ahead …

Breakfast

Hacking macOS: How to Secretly Livestream Someone's MacBook Screen Remotely

It's possible to stream a MacBook's entire computer screen without using Apple's Screen Sharing application and without opening any ports on the …

Linux

10 Open Source Security Tools You Should Know

Open source tools can be the basis for solid security and intense learning. Here are 10 you should know about for your IT security toolkit.

Information Security

Science Says Kindness Can Make You a Better Leader. Here Are 3 Reasons Why

How you impact people depends on how you treat them.<p>We live in a world with a lot of disagreement. And, in my opinion, that's okay. Varying, even opposing, perceptions and ideas often lead us to the greatest results--both in life, and at work. However, I recently witnessed a small dispute between a …

Leadership

Automate your life with Apple Workflow, the most powerful app you’re not using

Few things in life are as convenient as automation — IFTTT, anyone? — which allows us to blaze through life’s more monotonous tasks with the utmost …

Apps

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

Privacy

Recipe: Berry Pineapple Fruit Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

My favorite approach to cooking — especially when it comes to potlucks, parties, and picnics — is to start with a dish that's a well-loved, familiar …

Recipes

Hacking macOS: How to Remotely Eavesdrop in Real Time Using Anyone's MacBook Microphone

Google, Amazon, and Facebook are always listening. But what's worse? Hackers are listening, too. Windows PCs are particularly vulnerable, but with a …

Information Security

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

40 Brilliant Inventions On Amazon Prime That'll Start Making Your Life Easier In Just 2 Days

It may seem unfair, but it's blatantly true: life gets harder the longer you live it. Remember those kindergarten days where you got to spend all day …

Inventions

How To: Use Maltego to Fingerprint an Entire Network Using Only a Domain Name

Hackers rely on good data to be able to pull off an attack, and reconnaissance is the stage of the hack in which they must learn as much as they can …

Information Security

Learn a better way to code with Code Avengers for $80

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>No-one said learning to code would be easy. But with Code Avengers, it’s probably a lot simpler than you thought. This online …

Computer Science

Making The Grade: Apple’s app installation process explained

<i>Making The Grade is a weekly series from Bradley Chambers covering Apple in education. Bradley has been managing Apple devices in an education environment since 2009. Through his experience deploying and managing 100s of Macs and 100s of iPads, Bradley will highlight ways in which Apple’s products</i> …

Apps

10 reasons to get an Apple Mac instead of a Windows PC

1/<p>1. Macs are easier to buy.<p>Apple<p>There are fewer models and configurations of Mac computers to choose from than there are Windows PCs — if only …

Software

How to Tame macOS Hot Corners Using Modifier Keys

In macOS, the Hot Corners feature turns each of the four corners of your screen into a designated action, allowing you to quickly access certain functions built into the system, such as Mission Control, Notification Center, the Screen Saver, and more. Many Mac users would agree, there's something …

Graphics

Could knitting help pupils cope with exam stress?

During this year’s Winter Olympics, the news that half of the 102 athletes representing Finland were spending their spare time at the games knitting …

Knitting

10 Free DevOps-Friendly Security Tools Developers Will Love

Start building an affordable DevSecOps automation toolchain with these free application security tools.

Information Security

F.B.I.’s Urgent Request: Reboot Your Router to Stop Russia-Linked Malware

Hoping to thwart a sophisticated malware system linked to Russia that has infected hundreds of thousands of internet routers, the F.B.I. has made an urgent request to anybody with one of the devices: Turn it off, and then turn it back on.<p>The malware is capable of blocking web traffic, collecting …

Cybersecurity

30 Of The Handiest Gadgets On Amazon For Under $20

In this day and age, finding a practical product that claims to make life easier isn't hard. You know what is? Finding one that actually does it. …

Inventions