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Amazon Show Mode Dock Review

Amazon Show Mode Dock Review

This inexpensive dock turns your Fire HD tablet into an Echo Show, with some limitations.

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Dell Laptops Now Do More with iPhones Than Even Macs Do

Dell Laptops Now Do More with iPhones Than Even Macs Do

Dell is adding functionality to its Mobile Connect platform that will more closely integrate iOS with Dell computers, the company announced at IFA in Berlin.In January, Dell introduced Dell Mobile Con...

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Key Windows Tools Vulnerable to Hackers, Researcher Disappears

Key Windows Tools Vulnerable to Hackers, Researcher Disappears

There's a serious vulnerability in the Windows Task Scheduler, according to Twitter user SandboxEscaper (via The Register). Specifically, it resides in the Advanced Local Procedure Call (ALPC) interfa...

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Macs Attacked by North Korean Hackers: What to Know

Macs Attacked by North Korean Hackers: What to Know

Think Macs can't get infected? Think again.Credit: Aleksandar MalivukThe North Korean state-sponsored hackers called the Lazarus Group have deployed their first Mac malware ever, Russian cybersecurity...

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Windows 10 Users Should Upgrade Now: Here's Why

Windows 10 Users Should Upgrade Now: Here's Why

If you're running Windows 10 Anniversary Edition (version 1607), it's time to update to a newer version of Windows 10. Microsoft has begun displaying banners on computer screens prompting users runnin...

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The Core i9 MacBook Pro Has a Serious Throttling Problem

The Core i9 MacBook Pro Has a Serious Throttling Problem

Update July 19: This story has been updated to reflect new speed-test results.Apple’s new 15-inch MacBook Pro has displayed impressive performance. But that performance comes at a cost. It turns out t...

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Dell Owners Hit by Tech Scammers Who Know All About Their PCs

Dell Owners Hit by Tech Scammers Who Know All About Their PCs

Somewhere, somehow, tech-support scammers seem to have access to the details about Dell customers' computers.Most tech-support scammers just dial random numbers and try to convince whoever answers tha...

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Amazon Unveils Its Biggest, Fastest Kids Tablet Yet

Amazon Unveils Its Biggest, Fastest Kids Tablet Yet

Amazon has announced some big additions to its Fire tablet lineup.The company announced today (June 28) that it is releasing a new Fire HD 10 Kids Edition tablet, as well as a charging-dock accessory....

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Wi-Fi Is Getting a Big Security Upgrade

Wi-Fi Is Getting a Big Security Upgrade

The next generation of secure Wi-Fi is here. The Wi-Fi Alliance yesterday (June 25) announced WPA3, the latest set of standards for Wi-Fi security. WPA3 will in the future be mandatory for a device to...

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This Mutant Adware Is Killing Antivirus: What to Do

This Mutant Adware Is Killing Antivirus: What to Do

Prominent Romanian cybersecurity and antivirus software company Bitdefender has revealed the latest resilient weapon for crooks looking to breach Windows operating systems: a piece of adware the resea...

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Here's What the New Safari Will (and Won't) Do to Protect Your Privacy

Here's What the New Safari Will (and Won't) Do to Protect Your Privacy

At WWDC 2018 yesterday (June 4), Apple gave thousands of developers a sneak peek at upcoming Safari features. The next version of Apple's browser on macOS 10.14 Mojave and iOS 12 will aim to push back...

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