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Apple just made iWork, iMovie, and GarageBand totally free

Apple has made iMovie, GarageBand and iWork free for all users on both macOS and iOS today, as first spotted by MacRumors. Though the apps were previously provided for free for those who’d bought a new device, now it’s available for free to anyone who might be running...

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Inside the Tech Support Scam Ecosystem | On the Wire

A pair of doctoral students and their advisor, looking for insights into the inner workings of tech support scams, spent eight months collecting data on and studying the tactics and infrastructure of the scammers, using a purpose-built tool. What they uncovered is a...

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This Is the Data Microsoft Collects from Your Windows 10 PC

The firm publishes list of details collected at Basic level Microsoft has just revealed the information it collects from Windows 10 computers, as part of the company’s efforts to address privacy complaints and comply with requirements from European watchdogs who...

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Windows Still King of the Desktop

Statistics show Windows is dominating the desktop world Linux has become a more powerful alternative to Windows, there’s no doubt about that, but this still doesn’t necessarily mean Microsoft is anywhere close to losing the number one position on the desktop. And...

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15 Year Anniversary

Today we celebrate our 15th year in business. April Fool's Day of 2002 I quit my job and started a business in my home. I had a hundred dollar in my bank account. That was gone after buying a box of CAT5 networking cable and a tank of gas. I tell you every year how...

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Ransomware

Ransomware is about the worst thing to ever happened to computers. I can think of nothing worse. What is Ransomware? This is a nasty program that encrypts your files and then charges you money to get your files back. The last one I dealt with wanted $2500. Antivirus...

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