Tech Q&A: Hacked lightbulbs, secret sexts, malevolent Facebook quizzes and more

I am concerned my son is sexting. I looked on his phone and didn’t see anything. But maybe I did not look in the right place. Can you help?

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Tech Q&A: What Alexa hears, offline Netflix, fun Facebook features, converting to HEIF and more

I have an Amazon Echo and I am really concerned that Amazon is listening all the time. Does the Echo have any privacy settings?

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 review roundup: ‘Wow, that’s a lot of money’

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 product shot

Samsung has produced an impressive tablet with the S3, but reviewers are concerned its high price isn’t justified compared with the competition when it comes to overall productivity.

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A technical glitch left some Facebook users locked out of their accounts

Concerned certainly describes the mindset of a number of Facebook users who, out of the blue and for no apparent reason, found themselves logged out of their accounts on February 24.

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Apple's hot new patent is a paper bag

For those concerned that the latest iPhone wasn’t revolutionary enough, the latest Apple patent application to make headlines would seem to indicate that Tim Cook and Co. are truly getting back to basics: It’s made out of paper, has handles, and you can put stuff in it.

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Four concealed carry guns unveiled at SHOT Show

Concerned about personal protection? For folks looking for an everyday concealed carry weapon for self-defense, a number of new choices made their debut at the annual SHOT Show this week.

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The Cloud's Threatening Legal Storm


With the ever-increasing use of the cloud by more and more businesses, there is good reason to be concerned about legal risks, which are an inherent part of the cloud. The term “cloud” may be relatively new, but the concept of remote computing started more than 60 years ago, when Dartmouth University first launched “time-sharing.” The remote computing risks have not abated. In fact, the risks have increased with the Internet, as cloud systems are found in countries around the globe.

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Who's afraid of the Apple Watch?

Apple Watch has incited more mocking disbelief, concerned handwringing and passionate prognostications of doom–for Apple, for its buyers, for society in general–than any product since iPhone, with the potential exception of iPad. Maybe Apple is onto something here.



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