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Meet the police dog who can sniff out hidden SD cards, thumb drives, hard drives, iPads and more

Across the world, police dogs are used at airports and by every type of law enforcement agency imaginable to help sniff out explosives and other …

How To: Reclaim Up to 20 GB of Hard Drive Space After Installing Windows 10

Whether you're upgrading to the Windows 10 Insider Preview or the official build of the operating system, you'll notice a significant hit on hard …

How long do hard drives last?

ask pc gamer<p><b>What's the expected lifespan of a hard drive? All my backup data (photos, games, etc.) is on a 1TB external drive... so when should I</b> …

John McAfee Is Selling a Master Key for Everything

Using Bluetooth low energy networking, EveryKey allows users to simultaneously unlock mobile devices, laptops, web applications and car doors.<p>If you’re like most, you’ve got dozens of online accounts and login credentials, and are constantly forgetting and resetting the passwords. That’s what Chris …

Mobile Devices

Intel Adds 'Authenticate' Multi-Factor Security Feature To New 6th Generation Core vPro Processors

Last summer, Intel launched their 14nm, 6th Generation Core processors, code-named ‘Skylake’, alongside Microsoft’s new Windows 10 operating system. As things usually go in the enterprise world, the commercial 6th Generation of Intel’s Core vPro processors weren’t too far behind with increased …

Why Your Complex Passwords Might Not Be As Secure As You Think

Due to human predictability, hackers can often crack complex passwords far faster than most people would expect. Here's how to protect your passwords.<p>We have all heard the advice that in order to protect our information and online accounts we should create and use "complex" passwords that include a …

How to quickly look up your IP address in OS X

There are generally two relevant IP addresses that your computer will use. The first is the LAN address, configured directly on your system, which is the private IP address that computers and devices use to communicate when behind a router (such as that at your home). The second is the public IP …

How can I protect my PC's privacy, and my IP address?

<i>Could you please advise me of any privacy software that would most closely match Webroot's Window Washer — now discontinued, sadly — in its aims and effectiveness? If possible, is there something that protects one's IP address, too?</i><b><br>EB</b><p>Although there are a few commercial programs that are similar to …

SafeIP Hides Your IP Address for Private Browsing, Blocked Media

Windows: If you want access to streaming media restricted by your location, web sites that display differently depending on where you are, or just a …

The best Wi-Fi extender (for most people)

<i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>The Wirecutter</i><i>, a list of the best technology to buy. Read the full article</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>We spent a total of 110 hours researching 25 different Wi-Fi extenders (and testing 10 of them), and the $100 Netgear EX6200 is the one we recommend for most people right now. It …

10 Tricks to Improve Your Wi-Fi Signal at Home

Millions of people use Google search every day for a variety of reasons. Students use it for school, business people use it for research, and …

Google Search

What Distinguishes a Business Router from a Consumer Router?

If you are in the market looking for a router for your business, you are bound to be tempted by high speeds, flashy features and low cost of the …

D-Link's Latest Wireless Router is a Fortress of Technology

D-Link’s latest wireless router is here, and wow, is it ever the mother ship. And despite a red-and-black, antenna-crazed design that looks ready to …

Flipboard Is Coming to Windows

As reported earlier today, Flipboard will be coming to Windows later this year.<p>Flipboard will be custom-made for this new platform, allowing Windows users to read, create and share magazines on virtually any topic imaginable. Microsoft fans have already proven to be passionate curators on …

Windows Phone

Microsoft shows Start Button in new Windows 8.1 ad - Pocket-lint

Microsoft has released its first video advertisement for Windows 8.1 on its YouTube channel. In the run-up to the launch of Windows 8.1 on 18 …

Software

Windows 8.1 Launches Digitally October 17, Hits Store Shelves October 18

Microsoft is making its Windows 8.1 launch date official: mark October 18 on your calendars, you devotees of Ballmer and Redmond. That’s when the free update for Windows 8 users arrives in-store as boxed software, according to the official Microsoft Windows blog, and new hardware available in …

Gameloft and Amiga Games to release 56 titles on Windows 8, WP8 before 2014

Sure, Microsoft's battle for next-gen supremacy starts in November, but those who lean on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 for their gaming just got a little something to look forward to. Gameloft is readying a total of 15 games that'll arrive within the next 12 months and launch simultaneously on …

How to reinstall Windows 7

If you feel that your Windows 7 PC is bogged down by a consistent lag in performance, it might be time to reinstall the OS. From registry issues to …

15 simple, secret Windows tips and tricks designed to save you time

Hidden powers and secret timesavers<p>Time is money, or so the saying goes. And even if you're plunked down in front of your PC for fun or a hobby project, every unnecessary click and hassle you bump into burns away precious seconds of your life.<p>Nobody wants to waste time endlessly navigating menus. …

Windows 7 mainstream support ends, but don’t panic

Welcome, Windows 7 users, to the day you’ve been dreading: the end of mainstream support.<p>Starting Tuesday, Microsoft will stop pushing out new …

Download a Windows 7 ISO With a Valid Product Key

ShareEmail Comments<p>If you want to reinstall Windows 7 on your computer and have a valid product key, you can now download the ISO disc image file …

ESXi Host 3 NIC Connectivity Design – vHersey – VCDX Two to the Seventh Power (#128)

This post was inspired by a conversation with @Emad_Younis (If you are not following him, you should be) at VMware PEX about ESXi network design …

Subscribe to vGhetto Nested ESXi Template Content Library in vSphere 6.0

During the early development of vSphere 6.0, one of the features that I got an early sneak preview of was the Content Library which originated from …