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World War II's Indelible Influence on Technology 2020-07-31 07:00:00When WWII broke out on Sept. 1, 1939 with Germany's invasion of Poland, few could have expected the technological leaps that would occur over the nex

New Security Hole Puts Windows and Linux Users 2020-07-29 13:10:00If you are a Windows or Linux user, brace yourself for a long siege of vulnerability nightmares. The fix will be long and treacherous and could brick

Amazon Gives Alexa App a Makeover 2020-07-29 07:00:00Amazon's Alexa mobile app has a new look. The company on Monday introduced an updated version of the app that aims to give users a more personalized

Garmin Confirms Services Upended by Ransomware Attack 2020-07-28 07:00:00Garmin on Monday confirmed that many of its online services have been disrupted by a cyberattack on its systems that occurred on July 23, 2020. Servic

The Essential Need for 5G in the COVID 2020-07-27 07:00:00Our infrastructure wasn't set up to suddenly shift massive amounts of traffic from companies to homes. Exacerbating this are cable networks with shar

The Case Against Full-Disk Encryption 2020-07-27 07:00:00The information security industry, with all its raging debates, has rallied around a small corpus of best practices. One of the highest on this list i

Beware of Counterfeit Network Equipment 2020-07-24 07:00:00Counterfeit hardware, especially in corporate settings, is a recurring problem that often goes unnoticed. Having such gear online poses serious financ

US Cloud Gaming Subscriptions Target $3B 2020-07-22 07:00:00Consumer interest in cloud gaming could boost annual subscription revenues to nearly US$3 billion, according to Parks Associates. There is renewed int

Windows 10X to Eliminate Onboard 32-Bit Apps: Report 2020-07-21 12:11:03Windows 10X began as a streamlined operating system for the Surface Neo, a premium mobile device with two screens that opened like a book. Now Microso

The Past, Present and Future of Attribute-Based Encryption 2020-07-21 07:00:00Encryption is an obscure but critical part of everyday life. That padlock in the address bar of the website you're visiting represents the 's' afte

Why Microsoft Teams Will Be the De Facto 2020-07-20 07:00:00I've been covering video conferencing since before we called it video conferencing. It has been an exciting and somewhat painful technology to watch

AutoTux Is a Real Distro With a 'No 2020-07-17 07:00:00AutoTux is a fully automated Linux distribution that is literally a hands-off event from start to finish. It goes a long way to adopting Linux a no-br

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Owl Cameras is reborn as Owlcam, rescuing bereft 2020-08-06 18:02:00Update 08/06/2020: After the startup Owl Cameras Inc. dissolved rather untidily earlier this year (see original news story below for more on that

Owl Car Cam review: The easiest, classiest, most 2020-08-06 17:56:00Update 08/06/2020: After the startup Owl Cameras Inc. shut down abruptly, users were stuck with expensive dash cams and no support. But there's hope!

Dash cam reviews: Catch the maniacs and meteors 2020-08-06 17:54:00The dash cam market is changing fast, as vendors hop onto the 4K-resolution bandwagon. We just reviewed four of the first models out the door and can&

Owlcam is the security-focused dash cam rehatched from 2020-08-06 14:52:00Goodbye, Owl Cameras; hello, Owlcam. The well-regarded Owlcam dash cam, which nearly died when startup Owl Cameras, Inc. ran out of money earlier this

The Full Nerd ep. 147: 2nd annual PC 2020-08-06 10:47:00In this episode of The Full Nerd, Gordon Ung, Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee, and Adam Patrick Murray dress up nice to fight over a new batch of potential in

Samsung’s Android update guarantee might actually be better 2020-08-06 09:45:00If steady updates are your priority when choosing which Android phone to buy, you basically have one option: the Google Pixel. Google famously promise

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 vs iPhone 11 Pro: 2020-08-06 08:00:00The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and the iPhone 11 Pro cost the same but they're not created equally.

How to use Microsoft Rewards to get Xbox 2020-08-06 06:38:00Microsoft Rewards is basically free money, and not enough of you know how to use it. We’re going to show you how to use Microsoft Rewards to hel

MacBook Air 2020 vs. 13-inch MacBook Pro (2016): 2020-08-06 06:00:00“Should I buy a MacBook Air 2020 or a13-inch MacBook Pro made in 2016?” That’s the simple question an old friend asked me this week.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 is the right 2020-08-06 06:00:00If you don’t want to spend $1,300 or $1,450 on the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra, Samsung has an affordable option for you: the Galaxy Note 20. Like last

Here comes cord-cutting's messy phase 2020-08-06 06:00:00The next phase of cord-cutting: Less bloat, lower prices, more confusion

Eufy Security EufyCam 2 Pro 2K review: A 2020-08-06 06:00:00The Pro upgrade takes Eufy’s indoor/outdoor cam kit to nearly 3 megapixels.

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Faster internet, wiping data, password hack: 5 tricks 2020-08-02 04:00:51The personal computer has been around for over 40 years. In that time, we’ve adapted to all kinds of platforms and devices.

Microsoft, Bytedance halt TikTok talks after Trump signals 2020-08-02 03:05:33Microsoft Corp. has paused negotiations to buy the U.S. operations of the video-sharing app TikTok after President Trump said late Friday he

Find unclaimed money, funds may be owed to 2020-08-01 04:00:11About this time every year, I like to remind people to visit a few websites and get what's rightfully theirs. Last year, Robert from Harrisonburg, Vi

Will the US Navy reach 355 Ships? Fleet 2020-07-31 15:06:18The U.S. Navy’s quest for 355 ships raises questions about the extent to which sheer numbers of platforms can offer new dimensions of combat pow

Army maps plans for future tank 2020-07-31 13:57:55Racing over bridges, supporting advancing infantry with suppressive fire, shooting vehicle-launched counter-drone missiles and engaging enemy tanks fr

Bezos says counterfeit products on Amazon are 'scourge' 2020-07-30 11:11:35Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos admitted that fake products continue to bedevil the e-commerce site at Wednesday's congressional hearing with tech giants.

Google CEO says tech giant deletes this information 2020-07-30 10:31:19Google now sets a time limit on data used by police for tracking suspects, the CEO said at Wednesday's congressional hearing with tech giants. 

Space Force on alert: Behind Russia's mysterious testing 2020-07-29 15:26:02Gen. John W. "Jay" Raymond, Commander of U.S. Space Command and U.S. Space Force Chief of Space Operations, further highlighted that the Russian sat

Big Tech backlash: Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon CEOs 2020-07-29 15:14:54House lawmakers on Wednesday grilled the heads of some of the world's largest tech companies - with Democrats questioning whether the companies viola

Tech issues delayed Big Tech hearing as Apple, 2020-07-29 13:17:22Ironically, tech issues momentarily delayed a hearing on Capitol Hill Wednesday that has the CEOs of the four largest U.S. tech companies facing&

Navy's New USS Ford can launch more attacks 2020-07-28 14:58:07The U.S. Navy’s USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier is now ready to arm its Carrier Air Wing with more bombs on a much faster op-tempo by m

Army works to ensure AI-enabled warfare doesn't go 2020-07-28 13:19:03What if an Artificial Intelligence-enabled combat system simply goes too far by expediting and completing a decision-making cycle beyond what was inte

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Uber shares drop 4% after it loses more 2020-08-06 17:01:19Today after the bell, American ride-hailing giant Uber released its second quarter results. The company’s revenue fell compared to both the year

Watch SpaceX launch its tenth Starlink mission to 2020-08-06 16:51:22SpaceX is getting ready for a third try at launching its tenth Starlink mission, after two prior attempts were scrubbed, first in June and then again

Brian Grazer, Ron Howard and Tyler Mitchell to 2020-08-06 15:47:52The world is changing quickly. It seems to be growing more complicated by the minute. Throughout the centuries, humans have used storytelling to make

The tale of 2 challenger bank models 2020-08-06 15:15:58Emerging market challenger banks will have to look carefully at market conditions, possible target segments, sustainable revenue sources and the regul

Casa pivots to provide self-custody services to secure 2020-08-06 14:25:29Casa, a Colorado-based provider of bitcoin security services, is launching a managed service allowing customers to buy and hold their own bitcoin, rat

Can learning pods scale, or are they widening 2020-08-06 13:56:41Lucia, a six-year old, hides from Zoom calls and has rejected every edtech tool from Seesaw to Khan Academy. She will spend all of first grade in quar

macOS 11.0 Big Sur preview 2020-08-06 13:17:15I honestly can’t remember when I first started writing about the mobile creep in macOS. It has happened little by little, update after update. M

On-demand mental health service provider Ginger raises $50 2020-08-06 13:06:59Ginger, a provider of on-demand mental healthcare services, has raised $50 million in a new round of funding. The new capital comes as interest and in

Google launches the final beta of Android 11 2020-08-06 13:00:13With the launch of Android 11 getting closer, Google today launched the third and final beta of its mobile operating system ahead of its general avail

Twitter adds labels for government officials and state-controlled 2020-08-06 12:46:49Twitter is introducing new labels for accounts and tweets tied to government officials and “state-affiliated media.” “Twitter provid

Extra Crunch Live: Join a live Q&A with 2020-08-06 12:12:05Money makes the world go round, as the saying goes. But how and where we spend it are still very much up for grabs. One person who has been pondering

Apple 27-inch iMac review 2020-08-06 12:00:40At its first virtual World Wide Developers Conference back in June, Apple unveiled a huge piece of news about the future of the Mac. After years of ru