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Technology teams deserve good UX, too

User experience (UX) is the hot topic these days, and there has been plenty of discussion about making customers or other end-users of software as happy as possible. Often overlooked, however, is the UX that technology staff members are receiving — which often leaves something to be desired. After all, technology types don’t need to apply UX to themselves, right?… Read more →

Mophie Juice Pack for Samsung S9 Plus: It’s time for bulky, low capacity battery cases to die

When an battery case adds only just over half of the phone’s capacity while nearly doubling the thickness of the package, it’s time to rethink the utility of the solution. Over the years I have purchased a few Mophie Juice Pack battery cases in airports around the country as I deployed to remote locations to get work done. For most… Read more →

Mophie Juice Pack for Samsung S9 Plus: It’s time for bulky, low capacity battery cases to die

When an battery case adds only just over half of the phone’s capacity while nearly doubling the thickness of the package, it’s time to rethink the utility of the solution. Over the years I have purchased a few Mophie Juice Pack battery cases in airports around the country as I deployed to remote locations to get work done. For most… Read more →

The tools you need for repairing PCs, smartphones, tablets, and much more

Hardware Hardware round-up: 15 bits of kit we’ve reviewed in the past month Source Article from https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/the-tools-you-need-for-repairing-pcs-smartphones-tablets-and-much-more/#ftag=RSSbaffb68The tools you need for repairing PCs, smartphones, tablets, and much morehttps://www.zdnet.com/pictures/the-tools-you-need-for-repairing-pcs-smartphones-tablets-and-much-more/#ftag=RSSbaffb68http://www.zdnet.com/blog/rss.xmlLatest blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs for ZDNethttps://zdnet3.cbsistatic.com/fly/bundles/zdnetcore/images/logos/zdnet-144×144.png

NSA says searches of Americans’ data spiked in 2017

NSA headquarters in Ft. Meade, Md. (Image: file photo) New figures reveal a sharp increase in the number of searches of Americans’ calls and messages by the intelligence community during the Trump administration’s first year in office. The figures, published Friday by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), show a rise in targeted surveillance and searches of… Read more →

Brazil’s digital bank Neon hurt in liquidation case

Brazil’s central bank suspended the operations of Neon Pagamentos, the fintech that raised $22 million in funding a day earlier. The digital bank processed checking accounts through the infrastructure of Banco Neon SA, a small lender liquidated today due to “grave violations of legal and regulatory norms” and its “compromised financial situation.” While Neon Pagamentos was not liquidated, the situation… Read more →

NSA says searches of Americans’ data spiked in 2017

NSA headquarters in Ft. Meade, Md. (Image: file photo) New figures reveal a sharp increase in the number of searches of Americans’ calls and messages by the intelligence community during the Trump administration’s first year in office. The figures, published Friday by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), show a rise in targeted surveillance and searches of… Read more →

Brazil’s digital bank Neon hurt in liquidation case

Brazil’s central bank suspended the operations of Neon Pagamentos, the fintech that raised $22 million in funding a day earlier. The digital bank processed checking accounts through the infrastructure of Banco Neon SA, a small lender liquidated today due to “grave violations of legal and regulatory norms” and its “compromised financial situation.” While Neon Pagamentos was not liquidated, the situation… Read more →

NSA says searches of Americans’ data spiked in 2017

NSA headquarters in Ft. Meade, Md. (Image: file photo) New figures reveal a sharp increase in the number of searches of Americans’ calls and messages by the intelligence community during the Trump administration’s first year in office. The figures, published Friday by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), show a rise in targeted surveillance and searches of… Read more →

Brazil’s digital bank Neon hurt in liquidation case

Brazil’s central bank suspended the operations of Neon Pagamentos, the fintech that raised $22 million in funding a day earlier. The digital bank processed checking accounts through the infrastructure of Banco Neon SA, a small lender liquidated today due to “grave violations of legal and regulatory norms” and its “compromised financial situation.” While Neon Pagamentos was not liquidated, the situation… Read more →