Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3269149/windows-pcs/still-looking-forward-to-the-promise-of-the-converged-desktop.html#tk.rss_all One of the most exciting days I had at work was the day I came into the office, sat down at my desk, logged into my PC…and there in … Read more
Full Article : TechNewsWorld – http://www.technewsworld.com/story/85295.html?rss=1 Amazon has introduced Alexa Skill Blueprints, adding personalization capabilities to its smart speaker devices. The new tool provides pre-crafted templates for users to create customized experiences. Among the possibilities … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/smart-home-suites-keep-it-all-in-the-family/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Are you looking for ways to make your home smarter and safer? Then check out these hand-picked smart home product suites. They’re expansive, easy to use, and … Read more
Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3269128/android/allo-google-messaging-pivot.html#tk.rss_all Stop me if you’ve heard this one: Google has a new plan for fixing its mess of messaging apps and bringing clarity, consistency, and order to an area that’s … Read more
Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/zWMKuL6n5hk/ Noisy environments can both distract and irritate you when you want to get work done. Headphones with active noise-cancellation abilities can offer a respite, but do you … Read more
Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3269109/mobile-wireless/could-interference-threaten-the-wireless-future.html#tk.rss_all There are over five billion mobile phone subscribers, and an even greater number of wireless devices competing for access in the unlicensed bands. Every tech giant–from Amazon to ZTE–wants … Read more
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/20/windows-10-s-security-flaw-disclosed/ Details of a security flaw in Windows 10 S has been revealed by Google’s Project Zero after Microsoft failed to issue a patch within the 90-day disclosure deadline. The … Read more
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/20/zte-ban-statement/ Earlier in the week, the US Department of Commerce banned American companies from selling hardware and software to Chinese firm ZTE. The company is understandably unhappy with the US … Read more
Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-remove-password-from-a-pdf-file-in-linux/ Today I happen to share a password protected PDF file to one of my friend. I knew the password of that PDF file, but I didn’t want to disclose … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/learn/intro-to-linux/2018/4/viperr-linux-keeps-crunchbang-alive-fedora-flair Title: Viperr Linux Keeps Crunchbang Alive with a Fedora Flair20 AprLearn more
Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3269124/apple-mac/18-apple-product-secrets-we-didn-t-know-before.html#tk.rss_all Apple’s 2018 Environmental Responsibility Report reveals dozens of fascinating details about the company’s products, including deep insights into the care and attention it puts into their design. ‘Climate change … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/blog/2018/4/week-open-source-news-hyperledger-bug-bounty-program-linux-foundations-harmonization-10 Title: This Week in Open Source News: Hyperledger Bug Bounty Program, The Linux Foundation’s Networking Harmonization Initiative & More20 AprLearn more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-defender-to-get-fluent-design-and-linux-subsystem-support/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Microsoft preps new Windows 10 security features to ensure system integrity during start-up and after it’s running.
Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3268942/microsoft-windows/you-won-t-believe-why-the-win7-monthly-rollup-kb-4093118-keeps-installing-itself.html#tk.rss_all Yesterday, I talked about the weird bug that makes April’s Win7 Monthly Rollup, KB 4093118, re-install itself over and over, even when Windows Update says that it’s been installed … Read more
Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/Y6kowLhOetQ/ Chrome extensions have allowed us to have a great deal of flexibility in what features we can have in Google’s flagship browser. It seemed like manna from … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/blog/event/kubecon/2018/4/cri-second-boom-container-runtimes Title: CRI: The Second Boom of Container Runtimes20 AprLearn more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/ransomware-stolen-data-or-malware-how-online-crooks-really-make-their-money/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The cybercrime economy has “now become a kind of mirror image of contemporary capitalism”, says paper.
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/20/inside-samsung-dlight-a-three-storied-futuristic-exhibition-space-in-seoul/ I recently spent an amazing fortnight in South Korea. For a tech enthusiast such as myself, it was a no brainer that at some point I would visit Samsung … Read more
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/20/facebook-moves-data-from-europe/ Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the spotlight of privacy has been firmly on Facebook. The social network has made numerous promises about offering greater privacy controls to users, and … Read more
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/20/cybercrime-revenues/ We reported earlier this month on the ways in which cyber criminals spend their ill-gotten gains. The company behind those findings, Bromium, has now released more details from its … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/googles-project-zero-reveals-windows-10-lockdown-bypass/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Google denies multiple requests by Microsoft for an extension to Project Zero’s 90-day disclose-or-fix deadline.
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/learn-use-github-github-learning-lab-1 Want to join the 27 million open-source programmers who develop on GitHub? Here’s how to get your start. The most popular open-source development site in the world is GitHub. It’s … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-critical-update-fixes-254-flaws-so-get-patching-now/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Fixes for vulnerabilities spread across 20 products and a Solaris patch that addresses the Spectre processor flaw.
Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/rUMPoYaN1ek/ There are times when you just want to disconnect from your phone, but having to send that important WhatsApp message just kills your R&R. If you are … Read more
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/20/google-pauses-allo-for-rcs/ Google has had no shortage of chat and messaging tools over the years, and the company just added another one to its list. Google’s Chat is based on the … Read more