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Monster portable battery chargers for traveling IT pros

Hardware Better, faster, more reliable Wi-Fi in six easy steps Source Article from http://www.zdnet.com/pictures/monster-portable-battery-chargers-for-travelling-it-pros/#ftag=RSSbaffb68Monster portable battery chargers for traveling IT proshttp://www.zdnet.com/pictures/monster-portable-battery-chargers-for-travelling-it-pros/#ftag=RSSbaffb68http://www.zdnet.com/blog/rss.xmlLatest blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs for ZDNethttp://zdnet1.cbsistatic.com/fly/bundles/zdnetcore/images/logos/zdnet-144×144.png

If it’s not poltergeists or the Russians, it could be your power utility

Four of the six battery backups that sacrificed themselves to save our gear. Beep. “Honey.” [Sixty seconds go by.] Beep. “Honey.” [Another sixty seconds go by.] Beep. “Honey, something’s beeping.” And thus began what was supposed to be the end of my evening. Here’s one for your wall of weird. About 12:30am on Thursday, my wife and I finally finished… Read more →

If it’s not poltergeists or the Russians, it could be your power utility

Four of the six battery backups that sacrificed themselves to save our gear. Beep. “Honey.” [Sixty seconds go by.] Beep. “Honey.” [Another sixty seconds go by.] Beep. “Honey, something’s beeping.” And thus began what was supposed to be the end of my evening. Here’s one for your wall of weird. About 12:30am on Thursday, my wife and I finally finished… Read more →

Best iPhone accessories

Smartphones Sizing up the Samsung Galaxy S8, S8 Plus against the competition, in pictures Source Article from http://www.zdnet.com/pictures/best-iphone-accessories/#ftag=RSSbaffb68Best iPhone accessorieshttp://www.zdnet.com/pictures/best-iphone-accessories/#ftag=RSSbaffb68http://www.zdnet.com/blog/rss.xmlLatest blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs for ZDNethttp://zdnet1.cbsistatic.com/fly/bundles/zdnetcore/images/logos/zdnet-144×144.png

Speed up your Mac in a few clicks with CleanMyMac 3

Image: Sarah Tew/CNET After three years of hard work and very little in the way of system maintenance, my MacBook Pro was starting to feel tired. But all it took to bring a spring back into its step was 20 minutes and MacPaw’s CleanMyMac 3. Must read: iPhone 8: Here’s what we think we know about Apple’s 10th-anniversary iPhone I’m… Read more →

Can Android run iTunes or FaceTime? (And more top Google queries answered)

Google’s autosuggest feature lets you know, sometimes with spooky accuracy, what other people are looking for when conducting queries similar to yours. So, with Google’s help, we provide answers to a few of the most popular searches about Android. Can you use iTunes and FaceTime on Android? I combined these two Android-related questions, which are both at the top of… Read more →

Uber faces criminal investigation over Greyball spying program

File Photo Uber is once again potentially in hot water with US regulators following the disclosure of a program used to track and avoid government officials. The US Department of Justice (DoJ) has launched a criminal investigation into Uber concerning the Greyball program, software which helped drivers avoid local authorities while remaining on the road. Greyball, disclosed in March by… Read more →

HackerOne rejects stalker software FlexiSpy bug bounty program

File Photo Spyware developer FlexiSpy planned to lure researchers to disclose vulnerabilities in its software through HackerOne. HackerOne had other ideas. Last month, the surveillance firm revealed plans on Twitter to transfer its bug bounty program to HackerOne. The bug bounty program, created in the “interest of transparency,” would have offered researchers between $100 and $5000 to privately disclose bugs… Read more →

Leaked document reveals UK plans for wider internet surveillance

(Image: file photo) The UK government is planning to push greater surveillance powers that would force internet providers to monitor communications in near-realtime and install backdoor equipment to break encryption, according to a leaked document. A draft of the proposed new surveillance powers, leaked on Thursday, is part of a “targeted consultation” into the Investigatory Powers Act, brought into law… Read more →