Password guru has new advice for keeping your data safe

Bill Burr, who advised people to use passwords full of obscure characters, capital letters and numbers, has new advice for keeping your data safe.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/08/password-guru-has-new-advice-for-keeping-your-data-safe.html

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Flashing the peace sign can get your identity stolen

Thanks to improvements in technology, the following popular hand gestures are no longer advised in photos: waving, giving the thumbs up, and flashing the peace sign.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/01/12/flashing-peace-sign-can-get-your-identity-stolen.html

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Homeland Security warns Windows PC users to uninstall Quicktime

The Department of Homeland Security and a top cybersecurity firm have advised Windows PC users to uninstall Apple’s Quicktime video player immediately after two new bugs were found in the software.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/18/homeland-security-warns-windows-pc-users-to-uninstall-quicktime.html

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New Apple OS X 10.10.4 update enables TRIM support for third-party SSDs

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Apple has begun enabling TRIM support in its latest OS update if you install a third-party SSD — but be advised, some SSDs don’t work with the chosen method of TRIM.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/209119-new-apple-os-x-10-10-4-update-enables-trim-support-for-third-party-ssds

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RBC raises Apple price target to $123, cites higher than expected iPhone 6 demand

RBC Capital Markets on Friday advised investors to stay long on Apple stock, as the investment firm sees multiple catalysts for the company in the near future, starting with the reporting of holiday iPhone sales.



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Android 5.0 Lollipop still hard to find, full of bugs as Google shrugs off security flaws for 60% of its installed base

Google’s Android team has advised outside security researchers that it will no longer fix security bugs found in Jelly Bean or earlier releases, despite the fact that “pre-KitKat 4.4” software powers the majority of active users’ devices currently accessing Google Play. Meanwhile, less than 0.1 percent of Android users have received Android 5.0, and those who have report an “unfinished/unpolished” experience.



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