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Give Your PC a Serious Speed Boost With a Discounted Samsung SSD

Give Your PC a Serious Speed Boost With a Discounted Samsung SSD
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An SSD is the best upgrade you can give your older computer, and Samsung’s 850 EVO line is the most popular one there is. A worldwide NAND shortage has reversed the previously inexorable downward price trend on these things over the past year or so, but today on Amazon, you can score a 1TB drive for…

Essential Phone gets a $200 price drop, existing customers get credit

Essential has an offer that’s honestly very hard to refuse: The price of the Essential Phone (PH-1, going by technical model number), is now $200 cheaper, so $499 off-contract and unlocked. That’s an amazing price for their debut smartphone, which remains my favorite in terms of straight up industrial design (and it has one of the best color-tuned displays in devices right now in… Read More

by Darrell Etherington
#TechCrunch #Microsoft #tech #gadgets #news
https://techcrunch.com/2017/10/22/essential-phone-gets-a-200-price-drop-existing-customers-get-credit/?ncid=rss
 

How to Free Up Space on an iPhone or iPad

It seems like storage space is one of the biggest complaints from iPhone and iPad users, thanks to apps taking up more and more real estate, and media becoming more storage-hungry than ever. Here’s how to fix that. by Craig Lloyd
#HowToGeek #tech #tips #news
https://www.howtogeek.com/191264/how-to-free-up-space-on-an-iphone-or-ipad/
 

Geek Trivia: The Most Popular Laserdisc-Based Video Game Was?

Think you know the answer? Click through to see if you’re right! by Jason Fitzpatrick
#HowToGeek #tech #tips #news
https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/the-most-popular-laserdisc-based-video-game-was/
 

How to Make Your Samsung Galaxy Phone Feel More Like Stock Android

The Galaxy S and Galaxy Note are some of the best Android phones available right now. But TouchWiz has a bad rep for being ugly and “bulky” (especially with Android elitists). If this is the only thing holding you back from giving one of these otherwise excellent phones a shot, we’ve got you covered. It’s actually pretty easy to get a near-stock experience on most Samsung phones—you’ll just need to download and tweak a few things. by Cameron Summerson
#HowToGeek #tech #tips #news
https://www.howtogeek.com/258120/how-to-make-the-samsung-galaxy-s7-feel-more-like-stock-android/
 

Whoa Neat: The Pixel 2’s Notification Shade Changes Colors Based On Your Wallpaper

I like dark phone backgrounds.

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by Eric Ravenscraft
#HowToGeek #tech #tips #news
https://www.reviewgeek.com/329/whoa-neat-the-pixel-2s-notification-shade-changes-colors-based-on-your-wallpaper/
 

Whoa Neat: The Pixel 2’s Notification Shade Changes Colors Based On Your Wallpaper

I like dark phone backgrounds.

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by Eric Ravenscraft
#HowToGeek #tech #tips #news
https://www.reviewgeek.com/329/whoa-neat-the-pixel-2s-notification-shade-changes-colors-based-on-your-wallpaper/
 

Abandon Your Real Job and Come Work For Universal Paperclips

It’s Friday. You’ve been working far too hard in your real job and you need a break. What kind of break?

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by Jason Fitzpatrick
#HowToGeek #tech #tips #news
https://www.reviewgeek.com/321/abandon-your-real-job-and-come-work-for-universal-paperclips/
 

Geek Trivia: Lakes Formed By Meteor Impacts Are Called?

Think you know the answer? Click through to see if you’re right! by Jason Fitzpatrick
#HowToGeek #tech #tips #news
https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/lakes-formed-by-meteor-impacts-are-called/
 

New Rapidly-Growing IoT Botnet Threatens to Take Down the Internet

Just a year after Mirai—biggest IoT-based malware that caused vast Internet outages by launching massive DDoS attacks—completed its first anniversary, security researchers are now warning of a brand new rapidly growing IoT botnet. Dubbed ‘IoT_reaper,’ first spotted in September by researchers at firm Qihoo 360, the new malware no longer depends on cracking weak passwords; instead, it exploits

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https://thehackernews.com/2017/10/iot-botnet-malware-attack.html
 

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