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 2022-01-05 12:39 

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RIP Popcorn Time -- 'Netflix of piracy' is no more...

There are many names associated with piracy, some old -- think of Kazaa and Limewire -- others more current -- such as the Pirate Bay and endless sites of its ilk. One of the most recent phenomena in the world of piracy has been sites that offer movies an...

 2022-01-05 12:07 

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What value does Extended Detection and Response (XDR) bring to the cybersecurity market? [Q&A]...

As organizations adapt to hybrid working models and modernize business practices, so too must cybersecurity programs. We talked to Rupesh Chokshi, VP at AT&T Cybersecurity, to discuss key challenges and how XDR is becoming an important framework, helping ...

 2022-01-05 10:37 

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Get 'Business Writing For Dummies, 3rd Edition' ($15 value) FREE for a limited time...

Do you wish you could write better? In today's business world, good writing is key to success in just about every endeavor. Writing is how you connect with colleagues, supervisors, clients, partners, employees, and people you've never met. No wond...

 2022-01-05 09:17 

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Microsoft releases emergency KB5010196 and KB5010215 updates to fix serious remote desktop problems in Windows Server...

Microsoft has issued an out-of-band update for Windows Server to address a problem with Remote Desktop that can prevent connections to a server. There are two different updates available at the moment -- KB5010196 for Windows Server 2019, and KB5010215 fo...

 2022-01-05 00:57 

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Linksys launches Hydra Pro 6 (MR5500) Dual-Band AX5400 Mesh Wi-Fi 6 Router...

Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) used to be the future of wireless connectivity, but nowadays, it is the present. Yes, with more and more devices having Wi-Fi 6, now is the time to buy such a router if you haven't already. Look, with many of us spending more time a...

 2022-01-04 19:23 

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AMD announces 30 powerful new Ryzen and Radeon products for notebook and desktop PCs...

The start of the new year is when most big hardware companies take the wraps off new and future products. Today, at a Product Premiere livestream event, AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su (and the AMD executive team) showed off over 30 new products, includ...

 2022-01-04 18:32 

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OWC Atlas FXR is the world's smallest Thunderbolt CFexpress card reader...

Do photographers and videographers still use SD cards? Yes. In fact, I would guess that most do. However, the writing is on the wall, and the faster CFexpress Type B memory cards are obviously the future. Those with cutting-edge camera equipment are alrea...

 2022-01-04 16:03 

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Pssst... Wanna buy a dead BlackBerry?...

Online searches for 'Sell BlackBerry' rocketed 1,528 percent today as the company announced it would be ending support for the operating system used on its phones. Analysis by VpnOverview shows interest in selling Blackberry phones is 16 times the...

 2022-01-04 13:52 

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Turn the Windows 11 taskbar into a macOS-style dock...

Windows 11's centered taskbar isn't for everyone, and it lacks many of the customization options we're used to (although Microsoft promises these missing features are on their way). Thankfully there are some third-party tools which can change ...

 2022-01-04 08:39 

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EdgeDeflector alternative MSEdgeRedirect now redirects more content to your default browser...

Microsoft has been quite aggressive in pushing its Edge browser, raising the hackles of many Windows users by ignoring default browser settings. The company's approach means that regardless of which web browser is set as default in Windows 10 and Wind...

 2022-01-04 00:18 

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Acer unveils three new 2022 Chromebooks...

If you are a fan of Chromebooks, you are undoubtedly familiar with Acer. That company has long been a Chrome OS proponent, releasing many computers running Google's Linux-based desktop operating system. The cool thing about Acer Chromebooks is the com...

 2022-01-03 09:05 

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WSA PacMan is a new way to sideload Android apps in Windows 11...

The arrival of Android app support in Windows 11 is something that has been met with mixed reactions. While many are happy to be able to use Windows Subsystem for Android to run apps and games, the fact that only the Amazon Appstore is supported has led t...

 2022-01-02 14:13 

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Microsoft releases fix for email-breaking Y2K22 bug in Exchange FIP-FS...

Microsoft Exchange users were hit by a New Year bug that prevented the delivery of emails. The "year 2022" bug in the FIP-FS anti-malware scanner resulted in error messages including "The FIP-FS Scan Process failed initialization. Error: 0x800...

 2022-01-02 13:50 

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The first big Windows 11 update, Sun Valley 2, should be ready in mere months...

Windows 11 may still have that new OS smell wafting off it, but there is still work to be done. We already know that Microsoft is only planning a single feature update each year, and it looks like the first major update for Windows 11 -- codenamed Sun Val...

 2021-12-31 16:49 

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Celebrate New Year 2022 by switching from Windows 11 to Linux Lite 5.8 RC1...

Windows 11 is a great operating system. In fact, I can confidently say it is the best desktop operating system Microsoft has ever created. Seriously, folks, it is wonderful. If your computer is compatible with it, and you like Windows 10, you should enjoy...

 2021-12-31 10:14 

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Best Windows apps this week...

Four-hundred-seventy-one in a series. Welcome to this week's overview of the best apps, games and extensions released for Windows 10 and 11 on the Microsoft Store and elsewhere in the past seven days. Microsoft confirmed a color issue on certain Windo...

 2021-12-30 23:23 

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EPIC FAIL: Google pauses the Pixel 6 December 2021 Android update...

If you want a pure Android experience with the most timely operating system updates, you should buy a Pixel smartphone from Google, right? Yes, that is largely true. On paper, at least, the Pixel line of devices are what hardcore Android users should opt ...

 2021-12-30 09:33 

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LastPass says master password leak warnings were sent in error...

LastPass users around the world were thrown into a state of panic after the company issued email warning about unauthorized use of master passwords. The password manager company advised users of suspicious login attempts using the master password associat...

 2021-12-29 15:44 

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How 5G is going to change the world...

The internet along with mobile connectivity has already had a significant impact on the way that we live our lives. All that 5G is going to do is make things faster, right? Not according to Melita Business which has released data analysis showing that 5G ...

 2021-12-29 11:51 

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Flexibility, multi-clouds and the edge -- storage and data predictions for 2022...

Thanks to the IoT and the collection of customer data online, businesses are accumulating more information than ever before. This means that the need for storage isn't going to go away -- even though it may now be 'out of sight, out of mind' i...

 2021-12-29 11:28 

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In 2022, security is imperative in the overall company strategy...

Over the last 18 months, the world has changed which has impacted everyone personally and in the workplace. Businesses now have to adopt more flexible, work-from-anywhere strategies. This has increased the potential for security attacks that IT and Operat...

 2021-12-28 11:57 

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Wearables, telehealth and AI -- healthcare tech predictions for 2022...

Technology has had an impact on most areas of our lives. In the healthcare sector the pandemic has seen a rise in the use of remote consultations and more. In the next year experts expect this to continue along with trends towards AI, wearables and more. ...

 2021-12-28 00:46 

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Skype gets zoom (with a little z) support...

Do you use Skype? If yes, it is time to get really excited, as there is some legitimately cool news surrounding Microsoft's wildly popular cross-platform communication software. You see, Skype now has zoom support. Please don't misunderstand thing...

 2021-12-27 12:17 

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Market opportunities, security challenges and the edge -- 5G predictions for 2022...

Although 5G technology isn't yet available to everyone, the rollout continues and as it does businesses need to recognize the challenges and opportunities that it brings. Here are some industry expert views on what we can expect from 5G in 2022. There...

 2021-12-27 09:31 

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Microsoft confirms color problem in Windows 11 -- but a fix is weeks away...

Windows 11 has a color rendering issue which results in some image editors showing white as yellow or other hues. Although Microsoft has confirmed the existence of the problem and says that a fix is on the way, details are a little sparse. The problem aff...

 2021-12-24 15:53 

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Best Windows apps this week...

Four-hundred-seventy in a series. Welcome to this week's overview of the best apps, games and extensions released for Windows 10 and 11 on the Microsoft Store and elsewhere in the past seven days. The yearly Holiday Sale on the Microsoft Store has sta...

 2021-12-24 15:04 

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Exploring the use of the Python programming language for data engineering...

Python is one of the most popular programming languages worldwide. It often ranks high in surveys -- for instance, it claimed the first spot in the Popularity of Programming Language index and came second in the TIOBE index. The chief focus of Python was ...

 2021-12-24 11:38 

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Insider threats, supply chain attacks and quantum threats -- enterprise security predictions for 2022...

The transition to remote and hybrid working has led enterprises to radically revise the way they operate. This has thrown up a variety of new challenges in ensuring systems remain secure. Industry experts give us their views on what security issues busine...

 2021-12-24 10:30 

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Intel releases performance-enhancing graphics driver update to fix Desktop Windows Manager problem in Windows 10 and Windows 11...

There is good news for Windows 10 and Windows 11 users who have noticed high resource usage by Desktop Windows Manager. Intel has released updated graphics driver which addresses an issue that caused DMW.exe to use more CPU time and RAM than it should. Th...

 2021-12-24 10:20 

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Why enterprise automation is key to digital transformation [Q&A]...

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, many enterprises turned their attention to digital transformation projects. But a talent shortage has held things back, leading many to consider automation as a way to alleviate the burden today's organizations ar...

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