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Your Facebook data can be snatched by JavaScript trackers

Facebook is looking into a security report that reveals Facebook user data can be snatched by JavaScript trackers if they're planted in websites that let users log in with their Facebook credentials. Not just their name and email address, either: The exploit catches age range, gender, locale and …

JavaScript

​Microsoft releases its first Linux product

For the first time, Microsoft has released its own Linux kernel in a new Linux-based product: Azure Sphere.<p>read this<p>After testing the waters for …

Linux

When tax cuts are disguised future tax increases

Deficits will soon break $1 trillion. Taxpayers can thank both Republicans and Democrats: Our view<p>The late Milton Friedman, a free-market economist and Nobel laureate, liked to say that to spend is to tax. Today's tax cuts, if they lead to deficits, are really just disguised future tax increases. …

Economics

REVIEW: How BlackBerry KeyOne Blends The Best Of BlackBerry And Android

It was just a little over a decade ago when BlackBerry was a strong competitor in the smartphone market, with many professionals choosing BlackBerry …

Google Keeps a Record of Your Entire Search History—Here’s How to Delete It in 4 Easy Steps

<i>This content originally appeared on Money.</i><p>YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry about.<p>This …

Google

Retirement: Planning ahead to avoid higher Medicare premiums

You may be a couple of years away from claiming Medicare , but it's not too early to plan how you can adjust your income today to prevent higher Medicare premiums later.<p>The government yearly sets income limits for standard Medicare premiums, and if you exceed the amount, you will pay a surcharge. …

Retirement

3 Simple, Free Apps for Accessing Your Home Computer From Anywhere

You’re at work, or on the other side of the world, or both, and you need something from your computer at home—in years gone by, you would need an IT …

Linux

I have sex every day — here are 8 reasons why you should give it shot

Let's be honest, sex is generally pretty great. At least personally, I've always thought that sex is great and I've loved experiencing it with different people. But I've never gotten serious enough with someone to live together and have the option of having sex every day — until now.<p>My boyfriend …

Time I

Google Docs: You're probably only using 10% of what this free word processor can do

There’s probably a lot you already know about Google Docs, the simple-to-use and free word processor that debuted 12 years ago this month.<p>Files are stored in the cloud, so you can access your work from anywhere in the world, on virtually any Internet-connected device, and your docs are protected …

Software

How To Disable Secure Boot In Windows 8.1 In Acer Laptops

Shares 92<p>I have already written about disabling secure boot in Windows 8.1 when I was using a Dell laptop. A number of people mentioned in comments …

Linux

Planet Computers might just succeed at bringing back the PDA with its $599 Gemini

It’s always nice when something from the 1990s makes a comeback. One thing which most thought dead, but has made an unexpected resurgence, is the personal digital assistant (PDA), which has found new life courtesy of the Planet Computers Gemini.<p>This Android-powered device apes the aesthetic and …

Gear & Gadgets

Learn advanced SSH commands with the new cheat sheet

Secure Shell (SSH) is a powerful tool for connecting to remote servers. But with all that power comes a dizzying array of options and flags. The ssh …

High Performance Computing

How to restore an Android device from a backup

If you're looking to restore your Android device from a Google Drive backup, Jack Wallen walks you through the process and offers up a few tips to …

Linux

Run Debian Based Programs On Almost Any Linux With Docker

A tutorial to save you a lot of time and headaches<p>I’m a Solus user (and enthusiast), but as one I also faced a common problem. Not every desktop app …

Linux

The Slimbook Curve is a Stunning All-in-One Linux PC

Yodel an aloha to the Slimbook Curve — an all-in-one Linux PC with an alluring curved edge-to-edge display. Call me old fashioned but I’m (still) a …

Linux

Backup up your YouTube playlists with a Raspberry Pi + HDD

This guide shows how to set up a local backup of your YouTube Favorites, or any other playlist. It includes a method for automatically updating your …

Raspberry Pi

Best LaTeX Editor: 33 LaTeX Editors Reviewed for Linux Nerds

In the arena of Linux, LaTeX is considered as a standard markup language. It helps the users for editing the documents to markup level. There are …

Linux

How to Make Calls and Use Google Hangouts Like a Pro

With all the confusion around Google’s messaging apps, remember Hangouts? It’s a bit like Google’s version of Skype, offering video and audio …

YouTube Red's $10 subscription is the best money I spend on entertainment every month

The content on YouTube is great, diverse and plentiful. The pretenses for consuming that content aren't perfect, though — wading through ads and …

Televisions

Kodi Remote: The 8 Best Ways to Control Kodi From the Couch

Do you need to control Kodi remotely, but are not happy with the default remote control option? Many alternative Kodi remotes are out there, falling …

The complete guide to JavaScript functions

First of all, I encourage you to follow along in this article. It will help you learn better, and also help you to remember what you have done. Let's …

JavaScript

How to write a killer report with Pages for Mac and iPad

Today we’re going to use the new features in Pages 4.0 to create an amazing report. If you need to write a book report, or create a longer document for school or work, the new Master Pages feature in Apple’s free word processor will prove extremely handy.<p>With Pages, it’s now easier than ever to …

Tutorials

5 surprising tips for properly doing the laundry

Add these tips to your washday to make your laundry look, smell and feel better.<p>Even if you're a laundry pro, these tips might surprise you. They'll solve some of your biggest laundry woes and even save you money.<p>Make your laundry smell great without dryer sheets<p>Dryer sheets are the go-to if you …

Laundry

The Best home security systems

Looking for a great home security system? Home security systems differ quite a bit in terms of what’s offered. Some old school systems like ADT might …

Home Security

Amazon adds long awaited intercom feature to its Alexa-enabled devices

While Apple’ Siri digital assistant is still pretty limited in its functionality, despite it being the main input for HomePod, Amazon has been experimenting and adding new features at a rapid pace.<p>Today, Amazon is adding a much requested “intercom” feature to its Alexa-enabled devices, <i>TechCrunch</i> …

Smart Homes

Researchers In Kenya Made Human Blood Deadly To Mosquitoes

In experiments that involved malaria patients, up to 97 percent of mosquitoes that fed on the participants' blood samples died. Here's how the …

How to Install Any Chrome Extension in Firefox

Firefox is a great browser, but if you’ve ever eyed all those great Chrome extensions, you may have been tempted to switch. You don’t have to. Chrome …

Software

Why I switched to Vim from Visual Studio Code

I started using Vim as my main editor around six months ago and I can say it has been a worthwhile experience because it has pushed me to think in a …

Linux

Protect your privacy online with these data-guarding browser extensions

How to fight web trackers.<p>We all know that Facebook and other companies collect data about us. But that's the tip of the iceberg. Web trackers, on everything from shopping sites to social networks, follow your online activities every time you dip a digital toe into the internet. These advertisers …

Privacy