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Wikipedia Is Shaking up Its Iconic Look for the First Time in 10 Years

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Part of Wikipedia’s success is its simple, readable, and consistent interface. But after 10 years of a completely unchanged design, the Wikimedia Foundation believes it’s time for a facelift. In order to streamline the site and reduce confusion for younger users, Wikipedia (and other Wikimedia Wikis) will undergo incremental design updates throughout the rest of the year.

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Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/55164/wikipedia-is-shaking-up-its-iconic-look-for-the-first-time-in-10-years/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Andrew Heinzman

Latest Windows 10 Version (May 2020): What’s New?

windows-10-features-gone-in-the-may-2020 Windows 10 is a frequently updated operating system, making good on Microsoft’s promise to stick to a new update model where users no longer need to upgrade to a new OS version every several years. Instead, Windows 10 is getting constantly improved and updated with new features. We’re here to keep you up to date on all that’s new in the latest Windows version. Beyond regular security updates, fixes and patches that Microsoft releases regularly for Windows 10, the OS gets a major version update (or “feature update”) every six months or so. These are bigger updates that usually pack in… Read more13898147.gif

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Robert Zak

Homeland Security warns of a ‘critical’ security flaw in Windows servers

28952e10-fb67-11ea-befb-79e1462ebfccThe US government has a major server security headache on its hands. Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has delivered a rare emergency directive (via TechCrunch) urging government agencies to install a patch f…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/homeland-security-warning-zerologon-windows-server-flaw-175800739.html
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Facebook adds ‘Watch Together’ viewing parties to Messenger

4f964c70-f481-11ea-93e5-34dce2da8cc6Facebook Messenger is giving users yet another reason to use its video calling: the app is introducing a new “Watch Together” feature that allows friends to view TV shows and other content during group calls. The concept is similar to Facebook’s “Wat…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/facebook-messenger-watch-together-120004158.html
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When Is Android 11 Coming to My Phone, and How Do I Install It?

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When a new version of Android is released into the world, the first question people ask is “when will my device get it?” The answer to that question is as complicated as the Android ecosystem itself.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/689714/when-is-android-11-coming-to-my-phone-and-how-do-i-install-it/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Joe Fedewa

Holy Directions Batman! Waze Can Now Guide You with the Voice of the Dark Knight

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When it comes to who makes the best Batman, there’s a clear winner—Kevin Conroy. He’s voice acted as Batman since the late ’90s in TV shows, films, video games, and even a brief live-action appearance in the Arrowverse. And now you can have the definitive voice of Batman give you directions in Waze.

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Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/52875/holy-directions-batman-waze-can-now-guide-you-with-the-voice-of-the-dark-knight/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Josh Hendrickson

Microsoft fixed several ‘Flight Simulator’ installation issues

7d142180-edbb-11ea-bef9-d2da537e91b2While Microsoft’s launch of Flight Simulator 2020 has largely been a success (apart from the odd monolith), lots of folks have found that the massive 150GB app can get stuck during installation. To that end, Microsoft has released a patch designed to…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/microsoft-flight-simulator-patch-fixes-multiple-installation-issues-084410808.html
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Google Docs update makes it easier for visually impaired users to navigate

cc15eff0-ec50-11ea-b7d3-029b47c353b8Google is making it easier for visually impaired people to use its Microsoft Office alternatives. The biggest change is a new shortcut — Ctrl+Alt+H on Windows, and CMD+Option+H on Mac — to instantly toggle Braille support in Docs, Sheets and Slides….

Source: https://www.engadget.com/google-docs-update-braille-support-shortcuts-navigation-verbalized-133049191.html
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Why You Should Update All Your Software

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Software updates can be annoying. They take time to install, move (or remove) features you use—and sometimes they even break things. Still, we recommend updating (and upgrading) your software whenever possible. The internet is a dangerous place.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/686687/why-you-should-update-all-your-software/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Chris Hoffman

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