Category: Technology

How to Protect Yourself against Chip Flaw

Microsoft is updating your PC to protect against a major microchip security flaw which is good, though the fix is going to slow down your computer. Intel and other chipmakers revealed on January 3 (From CNN) that potentially serious vulnerabilities nicknamed Spectre and Meltdown could allow bad actors to access the stuff on your computer […]

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Apple to Address Kids’ iPhone Addiction with Enhanced Parental Controls

Apple has a response of sorts to activist shareholders concerned about kids’ addiction to iPhones: Enhanced parental controls are coming to iOS. Ahead of Apple’s annual shareholder meeting next month, Jana Partners and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) asked Apple this week for new software to let parents limit kids’ iPhone use, and […]

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