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Ghacks Deals: Supercharged Cybersecurity Bundle

The Supercharged Cybersecurity Bundle is a huge bundle that includes ten different security released ebooks. Ebooks may be downloaded for offline access, and length of access is set to lifetime. Here is […]

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates September 2022 overview

Microsoft released security and non-security updates for Windows and other company products on the September 2022 Patch Day. These updates address security issues in Microsoft products, and may also introduce improvements, fix […]

Apple releases macOS Monterey 12.6, iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7 with Security Updates

Apple releases macOS Monterey 12.6, iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7 with security updates

Apple has released macOS Monterey 12.6, iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7. The updates bring a number of critical security fixes for Macs, iPhones and iPads. Security fixes in macOS Monterey 12.6 The […]

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Play Lunar Lander in the copy dialog on Windows

Windows copy dialog is displayed when you copy files from one location to another. Depending on the number of files, their sizes and locations involved in the copy job, copying may take […]

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iOS 16 update to roll out today, here is what's new in it

Apple is set to releases iOS 16 today. We take a look at some of the new features in it. What's new in iOS 16 Lock Screen customization iOS 16 allows you […]

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Should you upgrade Windows 10 to Windows 11 version 22H2?

Windows 10 is the most popular desktop operating system from a usage share point of view. While some Windows 10 owners decided to upgrade to Windows 11 when the operating system came […]

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Open Source Photo Editor PhotoDemon 9.0 released

The developers of the open source photo editor PhotoDemon have released PhotoDemon 9.0 after two years of development. The new release features user interface improvements, support for new image formats, reduced resource […]

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Windows 11 version 22H2: Focus Assist and Quick Settings improvements

It is already the eighth part of our "what is new in Windows 11 version 22H2" series. This time, we are taking a look at Focus Assist and Quick Settings improvements in […]

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Microsoft is testing an video ad-blocker in Edge for Android

Microsoft implemented a new feature in the company's Edge Canary browser for Android. Called Edge Block Video Ads, its purpose is to block video advertisement on sites such as YouTube. The experimental […]

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Winamp 5.9 Final Released after years of development

Two months ago, the developers of the audio player Winamp released a first release candidate of Winamp 5.9. The player, which many thought dead and buried, came back to life and users […]

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Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25197 re-introduces the Tablet-optimized Taskbar

Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25197 is now available for users in the Dev Channel. It brings back the Tablet-optimized Taskbar that debuted earlier this year. What's new in Windows 11 Insider […]

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Password Manager KeePass 2.52 is out

KeePass 2.52 is the newest stable version of the popular password manager. The new release introduces new features and improvements to the application, including improved importing support for passwords from other password […]

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Opinion: it is time to switch from Chrome to another browser

Google Chrome is the dominating desktop browser and a strong browser on mobile as well. Google, being an advertising company first and foremost, gets a ton of data from browser use. What […]

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uBlock Origin Minus: an experimental Manifest v3 compatible extension

Raymond Hill, the creator of the popular content blocker uBlock Origin, has published the experimental extension uBO Minus for Chromium-based browsers. (Update: it is now called uBlock Origin Lite) The experimental extension […]

Ghacks Deals: The Awesome AdGuard 3-Year Subscription Bundle (AdGuard + AdGuard VPN)

  The Awesome AdGuard 3-Year Subscription Bundle gives you three years of access to the popular content blocker AdGuard and AdGuard VPN. AdGuard is a content blocker that runs system-wide, unlike most […]

Apple silently upgrades AppleCare+ plans to cover unlimited repairs for accidental damage

Apple silently upgrades AppleCare+ plans to cover unlimited repairs for accidental damage

Apple launched the much awaited iPhone 14 series yesterday. The Cupertino company also made a change to its AppleCare+ plans, they now include unlimited repairs. AppleCare+ now covers unlimited repairs For those […]

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Firefox 105: number of out-of-memory crashes significantly reduced

It is just two more weeks before Firefox 105 Stable will be released by Mozilla. The web browser comes with an interesting change that will reduce the number of out-of-memory crashes on […]

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HP Support Assistant has a DLL Hijacking Vulnerability

HP Support Assistant is a software program that is included on HP computers and notebooks. The program is also available as a standalone download; customers who use HP peripherals, such as printers […]

Microsoft says that Windows users in Chile could run into issues because of Daylight Savings Time

Microsoft says that Windows users in Chile could run into issues because of Daylight Savings Time

Microsoft has warned that users in Chile could run into issues because of an upcoming change in the Daylight Savings Time followed in the region. The good news is that there is […]

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GNU LibreJS for Firefox blocks non-free non-trivial JavaScript

GNU LibreJS is a browser extension for Firefox and Firefox-based browsers that is designed to block non-free non-trivial JavaScript by default. Compared to NoScript,  GNU LibreJS works similarly on first glance. One […]

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Windows 11 version 22H2: Control Panel and Settings changes

In the seventh part of the "what's new in Windows 11 version 22H2" series, we are taking a look at Control Panel and Settings changes. Microsoft began to replace the classic Control […]

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PowerToys 0.62: three new toys to play with (Text Extractor, Quick Accent, Screen Ruler)

Microsoft published a new stable version of its PowerToys tools collection for Windows today. The new version of PowerToys introduces three new utilities to the application that users may start using right […]

EU wants OEMs to support phones with 3 years of OS updates and 5 years of security updates

EU wants OEMs to support phones with 3 years of OS updates and 5 years of security updates

The European Union is working on new laws that could enforce OEMs to offer long-term software support for phones. A draft of the proposed requirements can be found on the EU's website. […]

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How to configure RSS Guard to block all cookies

Users of the open source feed reader RSS Guard may block all incoming cookies in the application. The application processes cookies by default, but a recent update introduced the option to disable […]

Ghacks Deals: The Complete 2023 Tech Certification Training Bundle

The Complete 2023 Tech Certification Training Bundle includes 11 online courses that take your tech skills to the next level and prepares you to take certification exams. The entire bundle is available […]

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Firefox 104.0.2 fixes a crash, media playback and touch issues

Mozilla plans to release Firefox 104.0.2 to the Stable channel today. The new version of Firefox fixes an out-of-memory crash, video and audio playback issues, and issues when using touch-devices or a […]

Windows Defender notifications about Win32/Hive.ZY virus were false positives

Windows Defender notifications about Win32/Hive.ZY virus were false positives

Many users have reported that Windows Defender had notified them about a Win32/Hive.ZY virus on their computer. Microsoft has confirmed that a bug was causing the issue, and has fixed it. Windows […]

Why isn’t Fortnite losing its popularity?

Just like Fortnite changed the gaming world and keeps being the most played Battle Royale, digital marketplaces did the same for shopping. Fortnite's popularity is only growing. So are marketplaces like Eneba, […]

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Here is what is going to happen after the release of Windows 11 2022 Update

The first major update for Microsoft's Windows 11 operating system, the Windows 11 2022 Update, or Windows 11 version 22H2, will likely be released in the coming weeks. We have looked at […]

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Bypass Paywalls Clean browser extension review

Bypass Paywalls Clean is an open source browser extension for Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and other Chromium-based web browsers that loads paywalled articles once installed. More and more sites implement paywalls as […]

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Should you install the Windows 11 2022 Update right away?

Microsoft has not announced the official release date for the first Windows 11 feature update yet, but hints suggests that it may drop on September 20, 2022. With the release of a […]

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Windows 11 version 22H2: gaming changes

In the sixth part of the series, we are looking at the improvements for gamers and gaming in the upcoming Windows 11 2022 update. When Microsoft launched the original version of Windows […]

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Google releases Chrome 105 emergency update to address security issue

Google released an emergency update for the company's Chrome web browser on September 2, 2022. The update addresses a security issue in the browser that is rated high and exploited in the […]

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Workaround for Microsoft Edge 105 startup problems

Microsoft published a new version of its Edge web browser to the Stable channel today. The new Edge browser fixes 15 different security issues, including one rated critical. Most of the security […]

Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25193 adds Xbox Game Pass subscription management in Settings app

Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25193 brings Xbox Game Pass subscription management to the Settings app

Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25193 is now available for users in the Dev Channel. Microsoft has added another subscription management section to the Settings app. What's new in Windows 11 Insider […]

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USB 4 Version 2.0: same connector, twice the performance

The USB Prompter Group has unveiled USB 4 version 2.0 on September 1, 2022. The upcoming standard promises double the performance of the initial USB 4 specification, while keeping the same USB […]

Ghacks Deals: The AWS Certified Dev And Ops Engineer Professional Training Bundle

The AWS Certified Dev And Ops Engineer Professional Training Bundle is a four-part course series that preps you for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Development and Operations Engineer Professional exam. It […]

iOS 12.5.6 update for iPhone 5s, 6 and 6 Plus fixes a critical security issue

iOS 12.5.6 update for iPhone 5s, 6 and 6 Plus fixes a critical security issue

Apple has released a new update for the iPhone 5s, 6 and 6 Plus, and a couple of older iPads. The iOS 12.5.6 update that contains a security fixe for a critical […]

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Thunderbird 102.2.1 launches with important security fixes

Thunderbird 102.2.1 is now available. The new version of the open source email client fixes several security issues in Thunderbird and includes other changes. The security update addresses several vulnerabilities that may […]

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Opinion: deleting online accounts should not be hard

The number of online accounts is growing for the majority of Internet users over time. Users sign-up for new services and may abandon others. Some services get sign-ups just for testing, others […]