If you’re one of the 50 percent of U.S. Galaxy Note 7 owners who still have their original phones, it’s time to take advantage of Samsung’s recall replacement offer. A flaw with the battery has caused the Note 7 to explode, catch fire, and leak chemicals. The phone has now been recalled in the U.S., meaning it cannot be […]

When you cross the street do you wave or make eye contact with the driver to make sure they’ve seen you? Most pedestrians do. In a few years you may look at the driver’s seat and see someone napping, reading the newspaper, or playing a mobile game. They’re in a self-driving car – and while you will be […]

Do yourself a favor that will make Future You extremely grateful: create a system restore point for your Windows 10 desktop. Search for “restore point” in the Start menu Open the “Create a restore point” option Select your (C:) (System) drive Click “Configure” Select “Turn on system protection” Click “OK” Click “Create” Wait for a […]

The newest USB port is called USB-C, and it should be the last time you’ll ever have to change the way you plug in electronics. Advantages of USB-C include: It’s symmetrical, meaning you won’t have to fumble to get the plug the right way up It works for power and data transfer, meaning you can use the […]

Microsoft’s Surface Hub costs $21,999 and delivers 84″ of touchscreen. The idea? Use the Hub as an all-in-one video conferencing, white boarding, and presentation device for business meetings. Video conferencing: You can connect up to 250 people for large conference calls or video presentations. The Hub features two eye-height cameras, so the people calling in have […]

Marriott, Renaissance, Sheraton, Westin, Le Meridian, and other properties operated by HEI Hotels have been hit by a malware attack that left credit card terminals at its locations vulnerable. Hotels all over the United States have been impacted, including locations in southern California. If you’ve used your credit card at any of these hotels for business or personal travel, […]

WhatsApp made news earlier this year when the company rolled out end-to-end encryption, a system that ensures that all messages on its platform are protected from viewing by third parties. We covered the system in detail in a previous post, and the system further ensured user privacy and security while using the app. However, recent […]