windows 10 settings activation

This guide walks you through the steps of verifying that a computer running Windows 10 is activated. Microsoft released Windows 10 a couple of days ago and while things went smoother than expected for the most part, some users experienced issues during or after the upgrade. One common issue concerned the activation of the system, […]


megaupload mega

In an interview on Slashdot, Kim Dotcom mentioned that he is no longer involved in the file hosting service Mega and that he does not trust Mega anymore. According to Kim, Mega suffered from a hostile takeover by a Chinese investor who managed to accumulate shares of the company. Interestingly enough, the shares were seized […]


firefox audio indicator

Mozilla just enabled audio indicators and muting in the most recent version of Firefox Nightly, the cutting edge version of Firefox that gets features first. If you happen to have lots of tabs open, you sometimes may find it difficulty to locate an audio source in your browser of choice. Chrome users had tab audio […]


windows 10

More than 14 million devices are running Windows 10 after launch day according to a recent blog post on the official Blogging Windows blog. As we’ve shared, our top priority has been ensuring that everyone has a great upgrade experience, so, we are carefully rolling out Windows 10 in phases, delivering Windows 10 first to […]


disable mms android

Stagefright is a media playback engine on Android that supports several media formats by default, features audio and video playback, session management, DRM and more. It is also a name of a vulnerability, or a series of vulnerabilities that were recently discovered. Since Stagefright is a core Android technology, it is affecting (nearly) all devices […]


general privacy

This Windows 10 privacy guide is a work in progress. We will add new information and make adjustments once they become available. When it comes to Windows 10 and privacy, there are lots of things that you need to consider. Probably the best starting point before you even begin to upgrade an existing system or […]