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SN30 From 8Bitdo Promises To Be Your Ultimate Mobile Gaming Controller

Mobile game controllers can be a hit or miss: it’s either too simple or it has too many features on board. The SN30 from 8Bitdo tries to balance this …

This cybersecurity team shows how CCTVs can be used to invade isolated networks

A cybersecurity team from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel have opened up about how CCTV cameras can be leveraged to transmit and extract …

Unsubscribing From Spam Only Makes It Worse

The last time I checked my spam folder, I noticed a few messages included an unsubscribe link. Well that’s nice, I thought. Maybe spammers realize …

Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Settings

Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture and ISO Settings<p>Learn to Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Settings for Every Occasion<p>In this clip …

Microsoft Warns Windows 7 Is Dangerous To Use [Updated]

Do you use Windows 7? Microsoft says you are placing yourself in danger…<p><i>January 19th Update – Microsoft has now removed this article from its website. No explanation was given, but the motivation seems obvious: it was disingenuous scaremongering, and Microsoft realised it could not get away with it.</i><p>…

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A Simple Coding Mistake Left Donald Trump's Website Open to All Kinds of Chaos

Make Security Great Again.<p>Coding a website is hard, especially the website of a presidential candidate. Yesterday, Donald Trump's web design team found out exactly how hard it can be when software designer Shu Uesugi discovered a serious security flaw in Trump's website. The flaw has been fixed, …

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Be Quiet! Dark Base Pro 900 Review: A Great PC Case

Germany-based Be Quiet! made a strong impression with the Silent Base 800 in late 2014, delivering on all fronts including top-notch thermals, easy …

These 12 Dashcams Will Give You an Extra Pair of Eyes While Driving

Keep your auto insurance rate and peace of mind intact with these clever accessories!<p>Often a source of YouTube entertainment, dashcams continue to gain popularity among drivers for a few key reasons. Opportunities to become a YouTube sensation aside, dashcam footage is frequently being used by …

US agencies still using ancient technology, including 8-inch floppy disks for nuclear weapon systems

Despite cutbacks and conflicts that have stretched resources, the US is still ranked as the undisputed world leader when it comes to military …

I've worked in the auto industry for 15 years, and there's one email you should send when you buy a new car

Yes, I know most of you disagree.<p>That said, I've seen every type of negotiator walk through my showroom doors over the last 15 years. I know what it takes for someone to walk out with a smoking deal and get the best deal on a new car.<p>And today, I'm going to share with you what really works: from …

New iPhone app lets you know if you're being spied on

A 2015 report suggested nearly a quarter million iPhones had been hacked by one (or more) of 92 different identified varieties of malware. A new app, ‘System and Security Info,’ wants to let you know if you’re one of them.<p>The problematic part isn’t often the hack itself, it’s that most have no clue …

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SourceClear launches free tool for finding vulnerabilities in open-source code

SourceClear provides software for spotting potential vulnerabilities that might be lying dormant in open-source code and could pose security issues for applications that rely on the code. The startup is announcing today the launch of a free tier called Open.<p>The idea here is to “work with the …

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Bill Gates' worst decisions as CEO, according to a longtime Microsoft exec

In that span, he turned a two-man startup into a tech juggernaut worth hundreds of billions of dollars, becoming the world's richest man along the way.<p>But every great CEO makes mistakes, and according to Brad Silverberg, who's spent nine years as Microsoft's SVP from 1990, Gates made two critical …

Satya Nadella is playing a deeper game with Microsoft than anyone gave him credit for

It was true 30 years ago when Windows 1.0 came out, and it's true today: Without developers to build great apps for Microsoft's platforms, the company is sunk.<p>Speaking at a pair of Microsoft events in the last week and a half, Nadella proved that he may not be as outgoing as his predecessor, but …

Microsoft launches pilot program for Outlook Premium, a $3.99 per month version of its email service

Earlier this year, news leaked that Microsoft was testing a new version of its Outlook email platform that introduced new, premium features for a …

Synology Launches DiskStation DS216j, Made For Home and Personal Users

Network-attached storage (NAS) might be a foreign concept to some users out there but as it is starting to become more common for users to own more …

Xiaomi Opens Registration For Redmi Note 3 Explorers Program In Malaysia: Featuring Snapdragon Variant

If you have been waiting for the arrival of <b>Xiaomi Redmi Note 3</b> in Malaysia, we have a great news for you. Well, we don’t have the actual launch date …

Too many people still use terrible passwords

The fifth annual SplashData chart of the internet's worst passwords is out, and it looks like people just can't learn the lesson. The firm has aggregated the passwords from around two million that were leaked in 2015, finding that basic, easy-to-guess terms are still in abundance. The most popular …

Xiaomi Introduces 70-inch Mi TV 3, a 4K Smart TV for RM6,635

Several days back, Xiaomi has introduced a new variant of its latest smart TV, the Mi TV 3. Previously, this product was only available in 60-inch, …

New WiFi standard offers more range for less power

The WiFi Alliance has finally approved the eagerly-anticipated 802.11ah WiFi standard and dubbed it "HaLow." Approved devices will operate in the unlicensed 900MHz band, which has double the range of the current 2.4GHz standard, uses less power and provides better wall penetration. The standard is …

Netgear transforms your power plug into a fast WiFi hotspot

2016 is here, and the flying cars and hoverboards are disappointing, to say the least. Worse yet, we still can't get a decent internet connection in our man cave, but Netgear is at least trying to solve that problem with a string of new devices for CES 2016. The most interesting is the PowerLine …

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Most popular stories of 2015: Security (blunders)

As the year comes to a close we’re taking a look back at some of the events that shaped the tech landscape in twenty-fifteen. When it comes to …

The free HTTPS certificates from Let's Encrypt are now trusted by all major browsers

Get ready to breathe a little easier on the Internet. The Next Web reports that Let’s Encrypt, a non-profit company whose goal is to encrypt the …

Malicious adware's latest trick is replacing your whole browser

On Friday, infosec celebrity Swift on Security pointed out a new piece of adware called the "eFast Browser." It does the kind of malicious crap that we've all seen quite often over the years: throwing pop-up and pop-under ads on your screen, putting other ads into your web pages, pushing you toward …

How to Run Malwarebytes Alongside Another Antivirus

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is a great security tool that’s particularly effective against “potentially unwanted programs (PUPs)” and other nasty …

Sony announces PS4 price drop in Japan

At the Tokyo Game Show today, Sony announced that it plans to cut the cost of the PlayStation 4 in Japan from ¥39,980 to ¥34,980. The new price converts to around $292 or €258, making the PS4 significantly cheaper in its home country than in the US and Europe. The console will be available at the …

Tokyo Game Show

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The running app cards are bigger, making it easier to see what’s happening before tapping into an app.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/630f1aff8e93a6e2d0269d913e5e9cdede668b47/0_0_2100_1259/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>Public …

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5 urgent questions about Windows 10 answered

It's about a month since Windows 10 launched and the early reviews are mostly positive. On my site, Komando.com, I've had readers report everything from smooth sailing to minor annoyances to serious problems that made them go back to Windows 7 or 8.1. With major new software that's to be …

Say Goodbye to the Iconic 301+ YouTube View Count

How else will we know at a glance that a video is both popular and new?!<p>If you've been on the Internet—and if you're reading this there's a good chance you have—you've likely noticed a YouTube video's view counts freeze at 301+. You've likely noticed this a lot. You won't anymore.<p>This weird …