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Today’s Featured Articles

Daily News Roundup, 4/11/19: The Black Hole

Amazon employees may be listening to things you say to (and around!) Alexa, YouTube TV got a price hike, Instagram cleans up “inappropriate” recommendations, and a lot more. Here are the biggest stories for the morning of April 11, 2019.   Read More »

How to Pause a Bash Script With the Linux Sleep Command

The sleep command makes your Linux computer do nothing. Counter-intuitive perhaps, but a period of inactivity is sometimes just what’s needed. This article shows you how to use this Bash shell command effectively.   Read More »

Scam Alert: Fake Job Recruiters Tried to Catfish Us, Here’s What Happened

Fake recruiters are catfishing desperate job-seekers, seducing them with the promise of a high-paying job before stealing their money and identity. We recently posed as a gullible recruit and let a scammer sucker us so we could learn their tricks.   Read More »

Daily News Roundup, 4/10/19: Spyware Isn’t Just for Android as Exodus Hits iOS Devices

Facebook fixes its most prominent issue with memorialized profiles, Verizon fixes issues with millions of routers, Google’s laptop and tablet team isn’t dead yet, Roku finally bets on itself, and a whole lot more.   Read More »

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Are you tired of your home office setup? Is your giant, elderly PC wasting precious desk space? Maybe it’s time to upgrade your home with some discounted computers, smart home devices, and phone accessories.   Read More »

Everything Else We Published Today
How to Change Whether New iMessage Conversations Use Your Phone Number or Email Address
How to Remove Duplicate Songs From iTunes
How to Remove a Chrome Extension “Installed by Enterprise Policy” on Windows
How to Subscribe to Calendars on Mac

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