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Hong Kong downloads of Signal surge as residents fear crackdown

Enlarge (credit: d3sign / Getty) The secure chat app Signal has become the most downloaded app in Hong Kong on both Apple’s and Google’s app…

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15 billion stolen passwords on sale on the dark web, research reveals

‘The sheer number of credentials available is staggering,’ says cyber security researcher Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/security-passwords-dark-web-digital-shadows-a9607871.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with you. The…

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Loon’s balloon-powered internet service is live in Kenya

A bit later than expected, Loon has finally launched its balloon-powered 4G internet service in Kenya. Through a partnership with Telkom Kenya, the balloons have…

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How to Configure NGINX for Basic Load Balancing

NGINX is commonly used as a web server, but it also does a great job of acting as a reverse proxy and load balancer—a network…

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New H.266 codec uses half the data to stream 4K video

Fraunhofer, the German company that helped develop the H.264, H.265 and MP3 encoding formats, has unveiled a new video encoding standard that could severely reduce…

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7 Tips to Make the Web More Readable on an iPhone

You probably spend more time reading on your iPhone than you do texting, calling, or playing games. Most of that content is likely on the…

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GOP officials flock to Parler social network. So do their trolls and impostors.

Dozens of Republican lawmakers have joined the social media site Parler as GOP tensions with Twitter and other major tech platforms mount, but so have…

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Supreme Court rules generic website names can be trademarked

The Supreme Court has ruled that website names are trademarkable even if they consist of a generic term followed by “.com.” The ruling means that…

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Microsoft Edge Doesn’t Wait for Permission to Import Your Data

Most browsers offer to import your data from other browsers when you first install them. That’s pretty handy when you’re making the switch from Firefox…

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How to Host Your Own VPN with Algo and Cloud Hosting

Companies all over the world sell VPN services to secure your online activity, but can you really trust a VPN provider? If you want, you…

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The World Still Sucks, but at Least Bear Cam Is Back

At Earther, we stan the bears. Bears are good, especially when they are fat. They are the hero we all need. That’s why I’m excited…

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The Best Apps for Buying and Selling Used Stuff

If you have tons of clothing, jewelry, tech, and household gadgets just lying around, or if you’re looking to pick up something new without breaking…

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How to Hide, Unlist, or Delete a YouTube Video from the Web

If you’re running a YouTube channel, you might want to clean up early uploads. Older YouTube videos may need to be hidden, unlisted, or even…

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Ford’s Mustang Mach-E uses the cloud to predict range more precisely

Ford will try to reduce range anxiety for buyers of its electric Mustang Mach-E by predicting the range more precisely. It unveiled a feature called…

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Google and Nest Wifi Are Getting Better on Slower Connections

I loved the first-generation Google Wifi, and I’m an even bigger fan of Nest Wifi. Part of what makes them so good is Google’s consistent…

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Why Am I Connected to Wi-Fi But Not the Internet?

It’s happened to all of us at some point. Your Wi-Fi signal is strong, but there’s no internet connectivity. That’s because Wi-Fi and the internet…

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Google optimizes its WiFi routers for slow internet connections

Google’s WiFi routers should now handle overloaded internet providers more gracefully. It’s delivering an update to Nest WiFi and Google WiFi routers that improves “overall”…

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Vouchers for free internet to be given to poorest families amid fears disadvantaged children falling behind

Some 10,000 households could benefit, BT says Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/education/education-news/bt-internet-vouchers-free-wifi-england-school-work-education-a9568706.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:…

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How to Turn Your Raspberry Pi into a Wi-Fi Bridge

Today, it’s tempting to assume every device supports Wi-Fi, but not all devices are capable of connecting to the Internet wirelessly. This is where a…

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Researchers say online voting tech used in 5 states is fatally flawed

Enlarge / Voting machines are shown at a polling location on June 9, 2020 in West Columbia, South Carolina. (credit: Sean Rayford/Getty Images) OmniBallot is…

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Why America isn’t ready for online voting

Some West Virginians voting in Tuesday’s primary will be allowed to tap on their phones or laptops instead of heading to the polls. Some in…

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