Will your Android Wear smartwatch get Oreo?

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/11/android-wear-oreo-8-0-supported-devices/ Even though Google released Android Oreo a couple of months ago, this version of the popular operating system is not available on a significant number of devices yet. As always, it will take a while for manufacturers to support it. However, things are moving … Read more

Revolutionize your writing with the latest PhraseExpress 13

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/11/revolutionize-your-writing-with-the-latest-phraseexpress-13/ Sometimes we think email is taking over our lives. If you’re anything like ourselves, we find our day is spent answering support emails, often writing the same replies to different people. Ideally, we’d deploy tools to write these replies for us. The next best option … Read more

World’s biggest botnet delivers new ransomware threat

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/11/biggest-botnet-ransomware/ The latest Global Threat Index from cyber security specialist Check Point reveals that the Necurs spam botnet — reckoned to be the largest in the world — is being used to distribute one of the latest ransomware threats. During the Thanksgiving holiday in the … Read more

10 reasons why Apple should acquire Shazam

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3241469/apple-ios/10-reasons-why-apple-should-acquire-shazam.html#tk.rss_all TechCrunch claims Apple will purchase leading music recognition service, Shazam. This hasn’t been confirmed but here are just ten reasons such a deal makes sense: Shazam’s Apple story Founded in 1999, Shazam first came to prominence on Apple’s platforms as a great tool for … Read more

How to Embed Fonts in Microsoft Word

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/lcw_jVxcyWg/ You might have noticed that when a coworker or collaborator opens a Word document you’ve carefully styled, it looks a little different. This often happens because the user doesn’t have the same fonts you do. And when you use one of those … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: Net Neutrality and people with disabilities

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240999/net-neutrality/net-neutrality-and-people-with-disabilities.html#tk.rss_all A great move forward in the protection of civil rights occurred when in 1996 when the 104th Congress of the United States passed amendments the Telecommunications Act of 1934. We may not associate civil rights with telecommunications legislation until we consider the traditional goals … Read more

Toplip – A Very Strong File Encryption And Decryption CLI Utility

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/toplip-strong-file-encryption-decryption-cli-utility/ There are numerous file encryption tools available on the market to protect your files. We have already reviewed some encryption tools such as Cryptomater, Cryptkeeper, CryptGo, Cryptr, Tomb, and GnuPG etc. Today, we will be discussing… The post Toplip – A Very Strong File Encryption … Read more

It’s time: Make sure Windows Auto Update is turned off

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3241241/microsoft-windows/its-time-make-sure-windows-auto-update-is-turned-off.html#tk.rss_all It’s time to make sure your computer is locked down. If history is any indication, we’re going to be in for a rocky ride over the next week or two. In September, folks who were set to update Windows automatically were greeted by Word … Read more

How killing Net Neutrality will affect enterprise mobility

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240993/mobile-wireless/how-killing-net-neutrality-will-impact-enterprises.html#tk.rss_all Efforts to dismantle net neutrality will likely effect enterprises and the way they do business, from how mobile apps are designed to where companies choose to store data commonly accessed on mobile devices. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) intends to vote this Thursday to … Read more

Thermostat Wars: The Last Degree

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3241238/it-careers/thermostat-wars-the-last-degree.html#tk.rss_all Two co-workers in this IT department are locked in not-quite-mortal combat over one of the highest-stakes elements of their professional lives, reports a pilot fish on the scene: the office temperature. “One was a petite lady in QA named Betty, who was constantly cold,” … Read more

Top 15 Resources for Learning JavaScript

Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/top-15-resources-learning-javascript-0 HTML, cascading stylesheets (CSS), and JavaScript have experienced massive growth and evolution over the past two decades, which should come as no surprise given the ever-expanding role of the internet in our lives. JavaScript development has come a long way since the early 1990s … Read more