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December 12, 2017

Android 8.1 Best New Features!

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Android
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Android 8.1 introduces several significant new features, along with many bug fixes. It's not a huge update, but has some interesting changes worth showing.

December 7, 2017

Best New Features In iOS 11.2!

Thio Joe
A screenshot of Thio Joe 
Apple has released the iOS 11.2 update a bit earlier than expected. It's not a massive update, but it is significant and has several notable changes.

December 6, 2017

Firefox Quantum: Chrome Killer? Should You Switch Browsers?

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Firefox
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Mozilla has released a completely overhauled version of Firefox, called Firefox Quantum, which is claims is faster than Chrome. Thio Joe has been using it for a week, and overall really likes it. But, he might not be quite ready to switch completely for a few reasons he discusses in this video.

December 3, 2017

Your CPU Is Spying On You! Patch It Now! (Intel CPU Exploit Found)

Thio Joe
A screenshot of Thio Joe  
Thio Joe talked about the Intel Management Engine (Intel ME) before, and said how much of a risk it is just that it exists.

November 28, 2017

The Internet Is Being Killed By The Government Soon!

Thio Joe
A screenshot of Thio Joe  
The FCC is planning to roll back net neutrality regulations that have been in place for years, meaning the cable companies and internet service providers can effectively ruin the internet as we know it. It will allow ISPs to charge extra to access certain sites, throttle sites and services, even charge more money for different devices you connect with.

November 25, 2017

Are You Still Vulnerable? The Biggest Bluetooth Hack You Didn't Hear About!

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Bluetooth Icon
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The so-called "BlueBorne" bluetooth exploit was discovered months ago, but it was recently found out that even Amazon Echo and Google Home devices were affected, and could have been taken over. Luckily, all major platforms have been patched to fix this, unless you haven't been keeping your devices up to date.

November 21, 2017

November 19, 2017

11 Chrome Settings You Should Change Now!

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Eleven 
Google Chrome is the most popular web browser right now, but most people just leave the settings on default without even knowing about things they could or should change. Some of these settings are on by default that you should disable, and others are cool features that are not enabled by default, but you'll want to turn on.

November 16, 2017

Are You Using The Wrong Type Of Hard Drive?

Hard Drive
Hard Drive
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Many people might assume that every hard drive is the same, except for capacity. But this is not the case, and there are actually many classes and types of hard drives for different purposes and situations.

November 15, 2017

What Is ECC Computer Memory? Should You Get It?

Thio Joe
Thio Joe 
ECC Memory, or Error Correcting Code memory for a computer, is a special type of RAM that is meant to detect and fix "flipped bit" errors, where one bit in the RAM is spontaneously flipped for any reason.

November 9, 2017

November 7, 2017

How Artificial Intelligence Will Change The Future!

Thio Joe
A screenshot of Thio Joe  
Artificial intelligence has been getting a lot of attention the past few years, also being called "machine learning" in some cases. It is being used for everything from the YouTube algorithm, to recycle sorting.

November 4, 2017

How To Protect Your Computer From Viruses And Hackers

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Security
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Computer viruses after everywhere these days, but that doesn't mean you need to leave yourself vulnerable. With some basic knowledge, you can prevent most viruses and hackers from having a chance at infecting your computer. This includes keeping your operating system software up to date, as well as all other software, such as your router firmware.

November 2, 2017

Apple Has Done It Again

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Apple Logo  
Apparently Apple will be removing the fingerprint sensor in ALL future iPhone generations, and switching to Face ID exclusively.

October 26, 2017

What You Must Know Before Buying A Computer

Thio Joe
A screenshot of Thio Joe  
Buying a new computer is something that typically requires a lot of thought, because there is so much to consider.

October 25, 2017

The Ultimate Security Feature For Your Google Account

Advanced Protection Program
Advanced Protection Program
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Google has introduced a new feature called their "Advanced Protection Program" aimed at protecting accounts at high risk of being specifically targeted. This requires that you can only log in with physical USB security keys as your two-step verification method, as opposed to security codes.

October 19, 2017

Windows 10 Major "Fall Creators Update" — Best New Features!

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Windows 10 Logo 
Thio Joe — an American vlogger and technology enthusiast, shows us the best new features in Windows 10's Fall Creators Update.

October 17, 2017

Major Wi-Fi Exploit Found

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Wi-Fi
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A major exploit in the WPA2 WiFi security protocol was discovered and announced that is one of the biggest exploits ever.

October 8, 2017

Apple iPhone 8 Plus — A Ruthless Review

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iPhone 8 Plus
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The new iPhones have finally arrived, and this year Apple has released three models, the iPhone 8, the iPhone 8 Plus, and the iPhone X.

October 4, 2017

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