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Pin Patrol is a free browser extension for the Firefox web browser that lists the HSTS and HPKP log the browser maintains.

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/27/pin-patrol/
Pin Patrol is a free browser extension for the Firefox web browser that lists the HSTS and HPKP log the browser maintains.
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Opera announced yesterday that the company has been experimenting with a new memory Heap compaction feature in the Dev and Beta versions of Opera for some time.

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/27/opera-39-better-memory/
Opera announced yesterday that the company has been experimenting with a new memory Heap compaction feature in the Dev and Beta versions of Opera for some time.
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Surprise, surprise. If things remain as they are, Windows 10 users who upgrade to the Anniversary Update won't be able to turn off Cortana anymore using the Cortana settings.
http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/26/you-will-use-cortana-says-microsoft/
Surprise, surprise. If things remain as they are, Windows 10 users who upgrade to the Anniversary Update won't be able to turn off Cortana anymore using the Cortana settings.
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I wonder if there is anyway to emulate a mic input and loop a sample of somebody saying 'Fuck you cortana'. 
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No More Ransom is an anti-ransomware help site that assists users in preventing, identifying, and decrypting ransomware threats.

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/26/no-more-ransom-anti-ransomware-help-site/
No More Ransom is an anti-ransomware help site by law enforcement and IT security companies to assist users in preventing, identifying, and decrypting ransomware threats.
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What does Verizon's acquisition of Yahoo mean for Yahoo products and users?

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/25/verizon-new-yahoo-owner/
Verizon and Yahoo announced today that Verizon will acquire Yahoo's operating business for "approximately $4.83 billion [US Dollar] in cash".
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I wonder how long before Verizon dumps Yahoo!  :) 
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LastPass has a bunch of critical problems of which at least one allows attackers to compromise the password manager remotely according to Google researcher Tavis Ormandy.

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/27/lastpass-remote-compromise-vulnerability/
LastPass has a bunch of critical problems of which at least one allows attackers to compromise the password manager remotely according to Google researcher Tavis Ormandy.
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The free software giveaway sites overview lists the most important Internet sites that give away free software programs regularly.
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Nice collection.  Wasn't aware of many of them.  Thanks for posting the info.  :) 
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Microsoft announced two new tools, Researcher and Editor, for Word 2016 today that introduce better research integration and writing assistance.

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/26/word-2016-researcher-editor/
Microsoft announced two new tools, Researcher and Editor, for Word 2016 today that introduce better research integration and writing assistance.
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FlyWeb is a new system add-on in the Firefox web browser designed to discover and interact with electronic devices directly without using the cloud.

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/26/firefox-flyweb/
FlyWeb is a new system add-on in the Firefox web browser designed to discover and interact with electronic devices directly without using the cloud.
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Last chance to grab a free copy of Windows 10 before the offer expires.

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/25/reserve-windows-10-without-using-it/
Find out how to reserve Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system on a machine running Windows 7 or Windows 8 without using it.
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+Anton Derbenev booting the win10 iso image needed a key to work. I didn't sign into Microsoft services to activate. 
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What is it with company's using descriptive terms for their products that don't really match what you are getting?

http://www.ghacks.net/2016/07/25/google-maps-wi-fi-only-mode-not-wi-fi-only/
Google Maps 9.32 for Android introduces a new Wi-Fi Only mode that, according to Google, is not Wi-Fi only as it may still use data.
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Kind of confusing, isn't it? 
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Ghacks Technology News is a popular tech blog founded by Martin Brinkmann in 2005. It has since then become one of the largest independently run blogs on the Internet.