Google reveals Matt Lauer and Hurricane Irma are 2017's top searches

Google revealed Wednesday that the search engine’s top searches in 2017 included Hurricane Irma, Matt Lauer and Meghan Markle all topped the list.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/13/google-reveals-matt-lauer-and-hurricane-irma-are-2017s-top-searches.html

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How to Take a Screenshot in Windows

Windows 10 desktop

There are a variety of third-party tools for taking screenshots in Windows, but there are a number of included options that go beyond the Print Screen key. We break them down.

The post How to Take a Screenshot in Windows appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260311-take-screenshot-windows?source=Computing

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'I will rape you' post put on Facebook to advertise Instagram

Instagram used a user-generated image which included the text “I will rape you before I kill you, you filthy whore!” to advertise on parent company, Facebook, the latest sign that Facebook’s algorithm needs tweaking.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/22/will-rape-post-put-on-facebook-to-advertise-instagram.html

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Apple initiates replacement program for MacBook USB-C charging cables

Article Image Apple on Friday activated a quality program for USB-C charging cables included with 12-inch MacBook with Retina display models, as well as those sold as standalone accessories, saying a design issue with affected units could cause them to fail.

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Notes for Mac to support Evernote file imports in OS X 10.11.4

Article Image Apple’s Notes app, included as part of the upcoming OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan software update, has been confirmed to support Evernote .enex file format imports in what could be a move to convert users to the iCloud native format.

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Congress Passes Budget Bill With Controversial Cybersecurity Provision


Congress on Friday passed an omnibus budget bill that included the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, or CISA. The Senate earlier this year passed CISA, which many conservative and liberal politicians, high-tech firms, and privacy and civil liberty advocates oppose. The latest version includes amendments that will allow corporations to freely share customers’ information with the government. “This is the worst version of CISA yet,” said Mark Jaycox, legislative analyst at the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82894.html?rss=1

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5 YouTube secrets you should try

Want to know how popular YouTube is? Think how many conversations you’ve had lately that included the phrase, “I saw this great video on YouTube …” News, instructions, cat videos, instant celebrities, music, humor, emotional stories and more are all within a split-second search. But if you just go to YouTube and click “Play,” you’re missing out on some great features. Let’s take a look at some tricks that could change how you use the service.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/18/5-youtube-secrets-should-try/

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Apple to lock down the iPhone 6′s NFC chip, so no wireless speaker pairing for you

Apple may have included NFC capabilities on the iPhone 6, but sadly, its use will initially be restricted to the new Apple Pay wireless payments system. However, like Touch ID on the iPhone 5S, there is a chance this will change in the future. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/09/16/apple-to-lock-down-iphone-6s-nfc-chip-so-no-wireless-speaker-pairing-for/

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