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How To: The Beginner's Guide to Defending Against Wi-Fi Hacking

Hacking Wi-Fi is a lot easier than most people think, but the ways of doing so are clustered around a few common techniques most hackers use. With a …

Information Security

How to Set Up and Use a Network Drive

Running out of room on your computer? You can turn any external hard drive into a network drive to access your files, even when the computer is …

Software

The 6 biggest announcements from the Galaxy S8 event

Huge screens and even bigger ambitions<p>The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus were announced today, as were new versions of the Gear 360, an updated Gear VR with a motion controller, and a competitor to Siri and Google Assistant. Months of leaks mean we had a pretty good handle on what basically all of …

Why Is Everyone Talking About VPNs?

Yesterday, the House of Representatives approved a measure that killed an upcoming FCC ruling that would have required internet providers to ask your …

Privacy

So what exactly is a bot?

Kemal El Moujahid Contributor<p>Kemal El Moujahid is currently a lead product manager for the Messenger team at Facebook, working on AI-powered services such as M and driving the product management of the Messenger platform. Kemal was previously VP of Products at Fuze, a video conferencing and …

Chatbots

Here’s how to tell if your web traffic travels through an NSA listening point

If you’ve ever wondered whether the National Security Agency (NSA) is monitoring your internet activity at any given moment, there’s now an app for …

Learn to become a Google Chrome power user

Do you use Google Chrome? Do you want to become a Google Chrome guru? Read on!<p>What follows are a collection of tips, tricks, and tools to help you …

Pay What You Want: The Full Stack Web Development Bundle | Android Central Digital Offers

<b>The Full Stack Web Development Course</b><p>Handle Every Facet of An App's Development, Ascend to the Top of the Developer Mountain<p><b>Projects In ReactJS: The</b> …

12 ways to hack-proof your smartphone

Protect your privacy, your data and your peace of mind with this guide to beating thieves, whether they’re online or on the street<p>As we’ve recently seen from leaked CIA documents, no one is immune to hacking attacks. Here’s how to protect yourself against them, whether they come from opportunist …

Security

This device will dramatically improve your WiFi signal and speeds throughout your home

There's a new style of WiFi router called a "mesh system," which covers your entire home in strong, fast WiFi. They work much better than traditional WiFi range extenders, which is great for larger homes.<p>The problem with mesh systems is that you have to ditch your normal router to buy a whole new …

LG’s impressive 4K HDR Monitor will be available on March 28th for $999

LG introduced its 32-inch 4K monitor, the 32UD99, at CES this year, and now we’re getting pricing info. The display will be available on March 28th for $999, according to a listing on B&H. Adorama also lists the display at that price and says it’s “coming soon,” but doesn’t specifically cite March …

Meet the privacy pocket that takes your phone off the grid

How to Use OneDrive to Fetch Files on Another PC

Need to access files on another PC in a different location? With a few exceptions, you can perform that trick as long as both machines are running …

Windows 10

How To Take Screenshots Using the Mac Keyboard

- Mar 10, 2017<p>While there are a number of great screenshot apps available for the Mac, there’s really no need to install a third-party app if you …

With Claims of C.I.A. Hacking, How to Protect Your Devices

WikiLeaks this week published a trove of documents that appears to detail how the Central Intelligence Agency successfully hacked a wide variety of tech products, including iPhones, Android devices, Wi-Fi routers and Samsung televisions.<p>That’s just about every major category of consumer …

How to Snoop-Proof Any Phone or Tablet

It’s likely that you’ve got details of your whole life stored on your phone—the people you know, the banks you’ve used, the videos you’ve wasted …

How to Quickly Force Quit an App in macOS

- Mar 2, 2017<p>While the apps you use on your Mac will generally run efficiently and politely, occasionally one may decide to freeze up, and won’t …

Why 2017 will be the year of the industry cloud

Joe Floyd Contributor<p>Joe Floyd is a partner at Emergence Capital.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Mobile App Enablers: Who Will Be The Winners?<br>• How To Tell If You’re Burning Money Too Fast<p>The year 2016 will go down in the history books as another year of impressive growth in the Enterprise cloud …

Market Capitalization

Samsung's new tablets are out to destroy the iPad Pro and Surface Pro 4

With no Galaxy S8 announcement at Mobile World Congress this year, Samsung turned to its Android and Windows 10 tablets to fill the void.<p>The Korean …

Gear & Gadgets

This Simple Tweak Is One Of The Best Ways To Protect Your Windows Computer

A lot of Windows users take an additive approach when it comes to security. Think you need to increase your protection? Install another piece of software. There are some great apps out there, like RansomFree, but you can actually make your Windows PC a lot more secure simply by changing one little …

Windows 10

13 best-selling online classes you can enroll in for $10 right now

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Flickr / Luke RedmondUdemy is offering more than 17,000 classes on their site for just $10 each.<p>We put together a list of some of our …

Twelve ways to make yourself a Gmail genius

Transfer money, search more accurately, or engage with your appliances: tips and tricks to enhance and customise the world’s most popular webmail service<p>Want to see more of your inbox at a glance? Click the cog-wheel at the upper right of the Gmail web interface, then select “compact” to reduce the …

Apps

Erasing yourself from the Internet is nearly impossible. But here’s how you can try.

For those of us who spend a lot of time on the Internet, there will be the occasional urge to simply disappear — delete your accounts, roll back your Google results and become invisible.<p>At this particular moment in time, a lot of people seem to be interested in making that a reality — or at least …

Social Media

Raspberry Pi Commands Cheat Sheet

Those just starting out with the Raspberry Pi mini PC, or anyone who would like a refresh and has been away from the hardware, may be interested in a …

Keep your texts private in Trump's America (and everywhere else, too)

So, here we are: With a new president come new concerns over surveillance powers that could so forcefully bite us in the ass.<p>The public has good …

Privacy

Learn How to Code From Your Couch With This Complete Web Developer Course 2.0

From HTML to Bootstrap.<p>Do you need to get your website up to scratch, or want to make some extra money building sites for others?<p>Web development is a …

7 cool ways to reuse an old laptop

Everything old is new again. That applies not just to bell-bottoms and cassette tapes (seriously, tapes are staging a comeback), but also your old tech.<p>You've already learned how to repurpose an old tablet; now let's focus on that laptop you've kept in the back of your closet these many years. Even …

Linux

Windows 10 free upgrades are still unofficially available - ExtremeTech

By on January 10, 2017 at 10:15 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Officially, Windows 10’s free …

Windows 10

Google’s Cloud Platform gets a new key management service

Google is launching a new key management service for its Cloud Platform today that will help enterprises — especially in regulated industries like healthcare and banking — create, use, rotate and destroy their encryption keys in the cloud. The aptly named Google Cloud Key Management Service (Cloud …

Cloud Computing

Hands-on: An accessory that gives the MacBook Air a touchscreen

If you've been dreaming of a MacBook with a touchscreen, the odds are slim-to-none that Apple will ever indulge your fantasy – apart from a …

MacBook Air