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Google Analysed 80 Million Ransomware Samples: Here’s What It Found
Submitted by aaman on October 14, 2021 in Technology
https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-analysed-80-million-ransomware-samples-heres-what-it-found/

Google has published a new ransomware report, revealing Israel was far and away the largest submitter of samples during that period. The tech giant commissioned cybersecurity firm VirusTotal to conduct….


Microsoft Makes Windows Subsystem For Linux For Windows 11 A Separate App In The Microsoft Store
Submitted by aaman on October 12, 2021 in Technology
https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-makes-windows-subsystem-for-linux-for-windows-11-a-separate-app-in-the-microsoft-store/

Microsoft is making available today, October 11, a preview version of the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) for Windows 11 in the Microsoft Store. This isn’t a new version of….


Tesla Unveils New Battery Pack At Gigafactory Tour. And, Sigh, Gigabeer.
Submitted by aaman on October 12, 2021 in Technology
https://www.inputmag.com/tech/tesla-unveils-new-structural-battery-gigabeer-at-gigafactory-tour

Construction on Tesla’s Gigafactory Berlin may have been briefly sidetracked by hibernating snakes, but the facility is finally almost ready for vehicle production.


Microsoft Recommends You Turn On This Important Windows 11 Security Feature
Submitted by aaman on October 12, 2021 in Technology
https://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/microsoft-recommends-important-windows-11-security-feature/

Ransomware is an ever-increasing threat, and that’s why Microsoft is strongly recommending you turn on its new security feature in Windows 11. As TechRadar reports, the tech giant is encouraging….


What Is Maps.me And Why Should You Be Using It?
Submitted by aaman on October 10, 2021 in Technology
https://fstoppers.com/apps/what-mapsme-and-why-should-be-using-it-581963

Nearly everyone today knows about the effectiveness of Google Maps for finding locations anywhere in the world and even perhaps saving them for reference later.


Elon Musk Says This Is The Other Reason Tesla Is Moving To Texas, And It’s The Most Ironic Thing Eve
Submitted by aaman on October 10, 2021 in Technology
https://www.inc.com/bill-murphy-jr/elon-musk-says-this-is-other-reason-tesla-is-moving-to-texas-its-most-ironic-thing-ever.html

This is a story about what truly motivates Elon Musk. If you find it interesting, I hope you’ll check out my free ebook, Elon Musk Has Very Big Plans, which….


Google Pixel 6 Leak Teases Magic Eraser Feature, Plus Five Years Of Android Security Updates
Submitted by aaman on October 10, 2021 in Technology
https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/9/22718007/google-pixel-6-leak-teases-magic-eraser-camera-five-years-android-security-updates

New leaks from a marketing site appear to confirm that the camera for the Pixel 6 will have a new Magic Eraser feature, and the devices will apparently get five….


Tv Backlights Explained: Edge-lit Vs. Full Array Vs. Mini-led
Submitted by aaman on October 10, 2021 in Technology
https://www.tomsguide.com/reference/tv-backlights-explained-edge-lit-vs-full-array-vs-mini-led

There’s an unsung hero in your living room, a piece of technology that has been steadily advancing for years, providing better and better picture quality and more immersive entertainment, and….


Apple Files Appeal In Epic Games Case, Potentially Delaying App Store Changes For Years
Submitted by aaman on October 9, 2021 in Technology
https://www.cnbc.com/2021/10/08/apple-files-appeal-in-epic-games-case-that-could-delay-changes-.html

Apple filed a notice of appeal in the Epic Games case and is asking for a stay on the injunction that lets developers add in-app links to payment websites, according….


Facebook Bans, Sends Cease-and-desist Letter To Developer Of Unfollow Everything Extension
Submitted by aaman on October 9, 2021 in Technology
https://www.techspot.com/news/91650-facebook-bans-sends-cease-desist-letter-developer-unfollow.html

Louis Barclay, creator of the Unfollow Everything browser extension that lets users unfollow—not unfriend—all their friends, groups, and pages simultaneously (rather than individually), writes that his program has not been….