There’s 80 times as much gold in one ton of cellphones as there is in a gold mine, says Federico Magalini, an expert on electronic waste. That means there’s enormous potential for recycling — and yet, most of us keep our old electronics at home.
Lately, there’s been a lot of interest
“We’re shutting that down,” declared Apple’s software chief Craig Federighi, at the firm’s developers conference.
He added that the web browser Safari would ask owners’ permission before allowing the social network to monitor their activity.
The move is likely to add to tensions between the two companies.
Apple’s chief executive Tim Cook had
“You can continue to use Facebook as normal, but Zuckerberg can no longer track you around the web.” – PC Mag’s Matthew Humphries stated on March 27th, 2018
With the recent issues with Facebook security and releasing user information, Matthew Humphries suggests adding a Foxfire Add-On through Mozilla to protect users
A critical vulnerability has been detected in two versions of uTorrent, which is one of the Internet’s most widely used BitTorrent apps. Gaps in the system were discovered by Google Project Zero. According to experts, the vulnerability allows hackers to gain access to downloaded files and download history.
The biggest threat is by malicious sites that could
The Lay of the Laptop Land
The market has undergone major changes in the past few years, and there’s likely to be more confusion in the notebook aisle now than at any other time. Today’s models encompass everything from featherweight, business-savvy ultraportables that barely tip the scales at less than 2
The Linux ranger: What is it and how do you use it?
The Linux ranger is a file manager that works in a terminal window and provides a smooth way to view and edit files.
For those of us who cut our technical teeth on the Unix/Linux command line, the relatively new ranger makes
“Cisco says by 2021, 94 percent of all workloads will run in some form of cloud environment. Even on-premises workloads will run in a virtualized environment.” stated Andy Patrizio, from Network World.
In its latest Cisco Global Cloud Index (2016-2021), the networking giant predicts that by 2021, 94 percent of all workloads
“A virtual private network is the best way to stay anonymous online and to secure your web traffic. We’ve tested more than 50 VPNs, and these are our top performers” stated PC Mag’s, Max Eddy.
What Is a VPN?
In the simplest terms, a VPN is used to create a secure, encrypted connection—which
Crazy contraption allows you to add two more screens to any laptop!
What is it?
A triple monitor solution for your laptop.
Slidenjoy’s “Le Slide” gadget, a computer accessory that adds a screen to each side of a laptop display, is on the floor at CES this year.
It comes in 13, 15, and 17 inch
Well 2018 is off to a big start, unfortunately, not the start Intel was hoping for. Intel disclosed that the design of its processors are flawed. However, the company said that this issue will not affect everyday customers.
“The issue is found in how Intel processors work with page tables for