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Snow Sports Industry veteran – Husband – Father – Network IT Ninja & Former Powncer. Old enough to know better but young enough to start a new career.

How a Wi-Fi Pineapple Can Steal Your Data (And How to Protect Yourself From It)

How Hacking Works How a Wi-Fi Pineapple Can Steal Your Data (And How to Protect Yourself From It) Daniel Oberhaus Nov 20 2017, 11:43am https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/pa39xv/pineapple-wifi-how-to-mitm-hack The Wi-Fi Pineapple enables anyone to steal data on public Wi-Fi networks. Here’s how it … Continue reading

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5 New Productive Gmail Apps and Extensions You Should Try

5 New Productive Gmail Apps and Extensions You Should Try Mihir Patkar October 28, 2017 5 New Productive Gmail Apps and Extensions You Should Try http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/productive-gmail-apps-extensions/ Gmail is the email service of choice for most of the world. Google has done … Continue reading

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You Never Thought of Using Your Windows Start Menu Like This!

You Never Thought of Using Your Windows Start Menu Like This! Christian Bonilla October 24, 2017 You Never Thought of Using Your Windows Start Menu Like This! http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/windows-start-menu-tweaks/ You don’t use your Start Menu much, do you?Windows 10 Start Menu Not Working? Here’s … Continue reading

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Yes, You Can Still Clean Install Windows 10 with a Windows 7/8.x Key

Yes, You Can Still Clean Install Windows 10 with a Windows 7/8.x Key Posted on October 28, 2017 https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/142616/yes-can-still-clean-install-windows-10-windows-78-x-key by Paul Thurrott in Windows 10 Readers routinely ask me whether it’s still possible to clean install Windows 10 with an unused Windows 7 … Continue reading

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How to Get Started with the Linux Operating System

How to Get Started with the Linux Operating System Jack Wallen https://lifehacker.com/how-to-get-started-with-the-linux-operating-system-1819644874   YouTube/World Top Best What operating system do you use? For some, that question may as well be posed in Latin or Sanskrit. For others, it’s an invitation … Continue reading

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The Beginner’s Guide to IFTTT

The Beginner’s Guide to IFTTT Michael Franco Today 9:00am https://lifehacker.com/the-beginners-guide-to-ifttt-1819624556   IFTTT In our new series Getting It, we’ll give you all you need to know to get started with and excel at a wide range of technology, both on … Continue reading

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Everything You Need To Know About KRACK, The Latest Wi-Fi Exploit

Everything You Need To Know About KRACK, The Latest Wi-Fi Exploit Jackson Ryan Oct 17, 2017, 8:30pm https://www.lifehacker.com.au/2017/10/everything-you-need-to-know-about-krack-the-latest-wi-fi-exploit/   Image: iStock A huge flaw in Wi-Fi devices using WPA and WPA2 security encryption was exposed by Mathy Vanhoef, working out … Continue reading

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