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April 25th, 2018 1:37 am

AMD releases Ryzen Gen 2 Processors

AMD has recently released its second generation Ryzen CPUs this April 19th 2018

https://download.amd.com/video/108020_PinnacleMotionHero_1920x600_LOOPED_webm.webm
Gaming beyond Imagination. 2nd Gen Ryzen™. The Intelligent Processor-AMD
 
From Gordon Mah Ung from “PCWorld
“The new 2nd-gen Ryzen chips are based refined CPU cores that AMD calls “Zen+.” While the first-gen Ryzen chips were built on a 14nm More >

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April 15th, 2018 1:27 am

Alexa’s deranged laugh scaring the public

From Phonedog Media Family,
“Many owners of Alexa devices have recently reported that their voice-powered smart speaker let out a creepy laugh out of nowhere. “Lying in bed about to fall asleep when Alexa on my Amazon Echo Dot lets out a very loud and creepy laugh… there’s a good More >

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April 8th, 2018 1:37 am

Facebook suspending Canadian Political Data Firm

From CNN: https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/07/politics/facebook-suspends-canadian-data-firm/index.html

“Facebook announced late Friday that it is suspending AggregateIQ, a Canadian data firm, for its alleged ties to SCL, the parent company of Cambridge Analytica.

“In light of recent reports that AggregateIQ may be affiliated with SCL and may, as a result, have improperly received FB user data, we More >

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March 30th, 2018 3:53 pm

Fox to Reduce Ads to 2 minutes per hour by 2020

From Hollywood Reporter :https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/fox-plans-reduce-ad-load-2-minutes-hour-by-2020-1092245
“Fox Networks Group ad sales chief Joe Marchese told a private industry gathering in Los Angeles of planned ad load reductions, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal, which is part of the Fox group. “The two minutes per hour is a real target More >

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March 22nd, 2018 1:29 pm

Microsoft issues emergency Windows update for processor security bugs

From our friends at The Verge – Here is the article: https://www.theverge.com/2018/1/3/16846784/microsoft-processor-bug-windows-10-fix
Microsoft is issuing a rare out-of-band security update to supported versions of Windows today. The software update is part of a number of fixes that will protect against a newly-discovered processor bug in Intel, AMD, and ARM chipsets. Sources familiar More >

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May 26th, 2016 4:05 pm

LinkedIn was hacked four years ago, and what initially seemed to be a theft of 6.5 million passwords has actually turned out to be a breach of 117 million passwords

On Wednesday, the professional social network company acknowledged that a massive batch of login credentials is being sold on the black market by hackers.
The worst part about it is that, because people tend to reuse their passwords, hackers are more likely to gain access to 117 million people’s More >

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April 16th, 2016 1:33 pm

Security Administration—The Importance of a Security Policy

A comprehensive security policy shouldn’t be limited only to your computer network. A good security policy encompasses a range of activities across your entire organization, including workstation configuration, logon procedures, and building access procedures.

WARNING
Educate Users One of the biggest stumbling blocks to implementing your security policy is the users and More >

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April 3rd, 2016 9:24 pm

Hey Cortana – Cool Commands YouTube Video

Great YouTube on Cortana Voice commands.  Check it out!

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March 3rd, 2016 1:13 am

Windows 10 – God Mode!!!!

Set up GodMode
The awesomely named GodMode brings up a special menu that puts lots of settings together in one place. To enable it, create a new folder anywhere on your root drive and rename it GodMode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}. It will create a special icon that when you click on it shows you a More >

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February 27th, 2016 2:41 am

Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts
Here are some keyboard shortcuts you may want to be aware of — ones that will really help your daily workflow:

Windows Key-Tab (Task View)
Windows Key-Right-Up (Moves app to top right quadrant)
Windows Key-Ctrl-Left or Right (virtual desktop)
Windows Key-Ctrl-D (new virtual desktop)
Windows Key-Ctrl-C (Cortana listening)
Windows Key-S (Daily Glance for weather, news, More >

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