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Windows 10 tip: Stop using the horribly insecure SMBv1 protocol

For years, Microsoft has been recommending that you disable the vulnerable SMBv1 protocol. Recent ransomware outbreaks underscore the need to take …

Information Security

A man who is tragically unfit to be president

<b>(CNN) —</b> When President Donald Trump revealed that he doesn't know why the Civil War was fought, or at least figures it could have been averted by the kind of deal-making he supposedly excels at, it was revealing in ways beyond the ones easy to glean.<p>The ignorance is, as usual, stunning for someone …

Donald Trump

Google Shows How To Take DSLR Quality Photos On a Smartphone

If you think smartphones are no good at nighttime shots, think again. Florian Kainz, a Google software engineer and keen photographer, has recently posted some stunning long exposure samples taken with a humble Nexus 6P which can stand toe to toe with those shot with his high-end DSLR.<p>Writing on …

Mobile Photography

Make Google Chrome faster, reduce how much RAM it uses, and be more productive

Google Chrome is my browser of choice, but it does have a habit of consuming a lot of system RAM. And sometimes it feels a bit sluggish. Fortunately, …

Best Android 7.0 Nougat features for the Samsung Galaxy S7!

One of the best Android phones of the past year is getting its biggest software update yet. Android 7.0 Nougat for the Samsung Galaxy S7 overhauls …

50 AutoCAD Commands You Should Know

After spending countless hours in front of AutoCAD working on a project, you’re bound to have your own set of favorite commands to standardize a few …

10 Incredible Gmail Hacks to Make You a Power User

Hey, remember when social media started to get really popular and people kept saying it would be the death of email?<p>Yeah, about that…<p>Email definitely …

Hacking

Seven tricks to speed up Google Chrome

Chrome may be the most popular web browser but it can be a beast. Here are some tips to help stop it bringing your PC or Mac to a crawl<p>Many would say Chrome is the best browser out there. It’s certainly the most popular, used by more than half of the online world. But it’s a beast that can slow …

Operating Systems

Google Wants to Help You Get to the Gym Already

If you are the best at setting shape-up intentions but the worst at following through, Google Calendar’s new Goals feature could save your …

Fitness

60 Best Apps for Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and s7 edge had reached the masses this month, and has been able to impress most of us. These are very popular handsets. Samsung …

Vizio's new P-Series reinvents the 'smart' TV with Google Cast — and nothing else

It comes with an Android tablet for a remote. What more do you want?<p>Vizio wants to blow up everything you've come to expect from a "smart" TV. In 2014, the introduction of the P-Series marked the company's entrance into 4K. Fast forward to today, and Vizio sells some of the most affordable 4K TVs …

Televisions

Get adoptable SD Card storage on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, no root

Samsung’s devoted following has a saying among them: “Samsung giveth, and Samsung taketh away.” Lo, for it was with great joy that the people greeted the Samsung Galaxy S6, bedecked with glass and metal and splendor, but the Korean smartphone manufacturer frowned upon its followers saying, “Thou …

Phones

Samsung again offering free Wireless Charging Pad to new Samsung Pay users

Samsung is again offering a free Qi Wireless Charging Pad in its latest Samsung Pay promotion. The company has offered various different free gifts …

How to use Android to save on auto repair - Android customization

Your Android device may not be able to fix your car, but you can certainly use it to help narrow down automotive electrical problems and possibly save some money on auto repair and prevent multiple trips to the DEQ. This Android customization project takes us outside, to your car, to tackle a task …

Android News

Surface 3, Surface Pro 3 blue screen of death: Microsoft offers fix for firmware update headaches

Surface 3 owners who installed a Surface Pen driver intended for the Surface Pro 4 have seen their efforts to gain new functionality hit a wall by …

Surface Pro

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100 Windows 10 tips and tricks

Windows 10 is brimming with new and updated features for streamlining all your computing tasks. The new release combines the familiarity of Windows 7 …

Operating Systems

Microsoft Hyperlapse Pro comes to OS X

Microsoft has launched Hyperlapse Pro — its app for creating smooth stabilized time lapses from your handheld camera’s video clips — for OS X at $49.99.<p>Already available for Windows along with mobile versions for Android and Windows Phone, Hyperlapse Pro takes janky videos shot on phones, GoPro …

Samsung Pay users can get a free wireless charging pad or rebate until Nov. 8

The recently launched Samsung Pay payment system already has a new promotion to get people to sign up. It will allow users to get either a free …

Android News

19 Google Search Tricks To Find The Most Accurate Results

• 6.5Kshares<br>• Share<br>• WhatsApp<br>• Email<p>Sometimes no matter how specific you get with your keywords, Google, like a stubborn child shows only what it wants to. …

Google Doodle

Shaving will never be the same with this laser razor

It's 2015, so it only makes sense to shave our hair off with lasers, right?<p>Right. That's why Skarp Razor is replacing blade with a laser and plans to …

16 reasons Android phones are better than iPhones

But while iPhones might be selling like hotcakes, there are still a bunch of reasons why Android phones are better.

Apps

7 things I learned about Gmail working at Google

My first day at Google in 2011 felt a bit like joining Hogwarts: you’re excited and not entirely sure what you’ll be doing!<p>I was happy to do anything and learn in the process! For the next two years, I was lucky enough to train Google employees on Gmail and to pitch Gmail to companies of all …

New smartphone tool kills apps to save Android battery life

Hush, a new tool invented by researchers, can save Android phone battery by killing unpopular apps that wake your phone up<p>No matter how many times a day you kill tasks to save your smartphone battery, you can't beat the battery-guzzlers.<p>And it's even worse when your phone is asleep, because you …

Today's iPhone 6S event: Start time, where to watch the live blog and how to stream

Everything you need to know leading up to Apple's big iPhone 6S event.<p>The next iPhone is almost here. Apple is holding a special event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco in just a few hours. The Cupertino-based company is expected to announce the iPhone 6S , iPhone 6S Plus and …

San Francisco

Windows 10 Features You Should Know About

At last! Windows 10 has finally arrived and the upgrade is still rolling out to users around the globe. For those of you who are not familiar with Microsoft's latest flagship, there is a few hidden features that can help you get the maximum out of the system. Here are some to get you started:<p><b>Have</b> …

11 Ways to Speed Up Google Chrome

One of the most popular web browsers users love is Google Chrome, yet in spite of all the feature updates and bug-fixes, Chrome can be slow at times …

Google