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Microsoft Windows Security Updates September 2020 overview

Welcome to the Microsoft Windows Patch Day overview for September 2020. Microsoft released security updates and non-security updates for all supported client and server operating systems. Other company products have received security […]

Ghacks Deals: Coby True Wireless Bluetooth 5.0 Earbuds (50% off)

U.S. only deal. Get black or white colored Coby® True Wireless Bluetooth 5.0 Earbuds for 50% off the retail price. The earbuds support Bluetooth 5.0, include a built-in microphone, and are good […]

PicView is an open source image viewer that can view pictures inside archives

PicView is an open source image viewer that can view pictures inside archives

A good way to save some storage space is to compress the files that you don't need immediately, into archives. If you did the same for high resolution images and photos, but […]

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Vivaldi 3.3 browser with new Break mode released

Vivaldi Technologies released Vivaldi 3.3, a new stable version of the company's desktop web browser, for all supported platforms on Monday. The new version of Vivaldi browser is already available via the […]

OSD Note is a portable text editor that supports rich text formatting, has a transparent GUI and always on top mode

OSD Note is a portable text editor that supports rich text formatting, has a transparent GUI and always on top mode

We have reviewed text editors that support syntax highlighting, allows you to attach images, and even support auto save. Check out some of the programs that we reviewed in the recent past: […]

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Microsoft releases KB4558130 and KB4497165 to fix Intel CPU security issues

Microsoft has released two security updates for the company's Windows 10 and Windows Server operating systems to address security flaws found in many Intel processors. The updates address issues related to the […]

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Firefox 81 for Android gets an automatic tab closing option

The next version of the new Firefox mobile browser for Google's Android operating system includes a new automatic tab closing features. Tab opening and closing behavior differs highly between two major groups […]

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Manage Windows 10 Settings with ControlUWP

ControlUWP is a new program for Microsoft Windows devices to manage and control various Windows 10 settings. The application is developed by Builtbybel, known for the Windows 10 app manager Bloatbox, the […]

nightTab is a highly customizable new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome

nightTab is a highly customizable new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome

There are lots of ways to customize the new tab experience. Some like using custom CSS or display a blank page, others rely on extensions like Group Speed Dial or Tabliss. Want […]

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Firefox 82: new automatic downloads protection

Mozilla plans to introduce a new security feature in Firefox 82 that prevents the automatic downloading of files under certain circumstances. The feature will block downloads that are initiated by sandboxed iframes, […]

Password Safe is a cross-platform and open source password manager

Password Safe is a cross-platform and open source password manager

Password managers are convenient in many ways, they save you time, help generate secure passwords, and you don't need to remember dozens of logins. Though there are lots of password utilities, using […]

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Play all Magnetic Scrolls adventure games in your browser [Game Saturday]

If you were a teen (or older) in the 80's, you may have experienced the rise of a game company called Magnetic Scrolls. The company developed adventure games for the state of […]

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Microsoft announces Flash end of support schedule: you can soon remove Flash from Windows entirely

Microsoft revealed today how it plans to deprecate and remove Adobe Flash Player from the company's browsers and operating systems. Administrators who want to remove Flash components entirely in Windows can do […]

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Windows 10 version 2004 update KB4571744 with massive list of fixes released

Microsoft released KB4571744 for Windows 10 version 2004 as a preview. The fixes will be integrated in the cumulative update for Windows 10 version 2004 that Microsoft will release this September. The […]

NotesMan is a simple and open source note taking program that supports autosave

NotesMan is a simple and open source note taking program that supports autosave

Writing down your ideas and making notes about important things is a good way to sharpen your productivity skills. Many note taking programs tend to be convoluted or too complicated to use, […]

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PowerToys: toggle microphone and video camera on or off with global shortcuts

A small but dedicated team is working on improving Microsoft's open source PowerToys collection of tools. The most recent version, currently available as an experimental release directly from the GitHub repository, introduces […]

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AdGuard is a popular solution to improve your privacy and security while you are on the Internet. It blocks ads, banners, pop-ups, as well as trackers, phishing sites and fraudulent websites. The […]

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Google rolls out Secure DNS support in Chrome for Android

After having introduced Secure DNS in Chrome 83 for the desktop, Google announced this week that the roll out of the feature has started for mobile Chrome for the company's Android operating […]