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  • Router security is terrible: How to fix it

    The vast majority of home routers are not secure. Security researchers believe that without a public campaign to ask users to secure routers, more than 40% of users in the United States are vulnerable to hacking and information theft. “If a router is sold at [an electronics chain], you don’t want to buy it,” independent […]


  • Apple launches the iPhone X

    Apple launches the iPhone X

    Earlier this week, during its annual iPhone launch event, Apple launched the new iPhone X. The iPhone X (pronounced the iPhone ten) is a new phone besides the usual lineup of the iPhone and iPhone Plus. This year the full lineup is the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and the iPhone X. The iPhone is […]


  • Android phones to have depth sensing cameras in 2018

    According to details released by Qualcomm, next years crop of Android flagship phones could have depth sensing abilities. The features are part of the next generation Snapdragon processor that will be part of next year’s flagship Android phones. To be clear, none of these features are groundbreaking, and we have seen them in some form […]


  • Facebook is working on a video chat device for the home

    Facebook is working on a video chat device for the home

    Facebook is set to announce the first hardware product from its Building 8 lab at the next F8 developer conference next spring. The product, a touch screen video chat device, is meant for home use. The device is currently in the prototyping phase and will make video chat easier for home users. If this sounds […]


  • Everything Apple announced at WWDC

    This year’s Apple developer conference keynote was long and included several important announcements. Here is a list of the major points: Prime Video – The announcement that Amazon Prime Video support for the Apple TV was the only tvOS announcement. It is however a notable boost to the platform. Now Android, Android TV and Chromecast […]


  • Apple to announce Siri Speaker at WWDC

    All the tech press can talk about these days is machine learning, voice control, and home automation. Three things that you cannot do with an Apple product. That will soon be a thing of the past, according to Bloomberg correspondent and renowned Apple tipster Marc Gurman. According to Gurman, Apple will announce the Siri-powered home […]


  • Rumor: Siri-based home assistant to be announced this year

    Today Amazon owns the voice-controlled home assistant market. Google Home is the only other player in the market at the moment. The one notable absentee is Apple. There have been rumors circulating for years of an Apple Siri-based home assistant. There have never been many details available, until now. The rumors of a Siri home […]


  • Mac Pro replacement due in 2018

    According to John Gruber of the Mac blog Daring Fireball, Apple is set to release a replacement for the Mac Pro in 2018: “Apple is currently hard at work on a “completely rethought” Mac Pro, with a modular design that can accommodate high-end CPUs and big honking hot-running GPUs.” Apple enthusiasts, tech journalists, and even […]


  • Tips on how to build a better Wi-Fi network

    With fast internet connections the norm in most suburban areas, the biggest bottleneck for Internet access at home is the wireless network. Many people rely on the wireless router that came with the internet connection. Some go to the extent of connecting additional access points or wireless extenders. However, there can still be connectivity and […]


  • LG fixing Wi-Fi interference problems with UltraFine 5K Display

    Last summer, Apple discontinued its own Thunderbolt display after a five-year run. Rather than build a new display, during the launch of the new line of MacBook Pro, Apple recommended that users buy the  LG UltraFine 5K Display. The issue for most Apple customers was the lack of the Apple aesthetic, even though the display […]