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Recently one of our readers asked if there is an easy way to scan your website for security, hacks, and vulnerabilities. If you suspect that your website may be hacked, then a quick WordPress security scan can be a good starting point. In this article, we have handpicked some of the best WordPress security scanners that will help you run quick security checks. What WordPress Security and Malware Scanners Can Do? Online vulnerability or malware ...
Even if you encrypt a hard drive connected to your Mac, Apple is (possibly unintentionally) undermining your efforts. This happens as a newly publicized, but long implemented, system feature is quietl...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/TzJjdapmMn8/apple-exposes-encrypted-files to see original story and photos ...
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Less than a week after Apple banned cryptocurrency mining apps from its App Store, a popular PC Android emulator has been caught installing a cryptojacker. The difference between cryptocurrency mining software and a cryptojacker is the latter uses your device’s resources without your permission. A perceptive Reddit user noticed Andy Android Emulator installed a cryptojacker alongside its popular app. Post-installation, a process covertly labelled “Updater.exe” begins mining for cryptocurrency. The user had prior experience with ...
Back in February, we reported that Google’s default text messaging/RCS client for Android, Android Messages, would be accessible over desktop web browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Safari, Microsoft Edge, and more. Then in April, we reported that work on the Android app was complete as the setup process for the desktop integration was accessible. Finally a week later, Google officially confirmed that Android Messages would be available on the web in the ...
The long-awaited Android Messages for web client has started to roll out today. It lets you send text messages from your PC via a web browser like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Apple Safari, and Microsoft Edge. It’s totally free to use and supports emojis, sending images, syncing messages, and notifying you of new messages. The web client has a beautiful Google Material Design theme and even a dark theme. We’ve posted a tutorial on how ...
There are many ad-blocking apps and Xposed Modules for Android devices. Some of them block ads by running a VPN service, others via host files. MinMinGuard is one of the most popular ones. It removes ads by blocking certain APIs, names, and URLs of ad providers. The most popular feature of an app is that it also removes blank space left by those removed ads. None of the other ad-blocking apps can do that. You ...
Are you looking to make a website for your small business so you can find new customers on the internet? Making a small business website has become quite easy, and you can do it all by yourself without hiring a developer. In this article, we will show you how to easily make a small business website (step by step). Step 0. Before Making a Small Business Website Unlike the old days, building a small business ...
Evidence sought on software 'defeat device' Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler was arrested last week. Pic: Audi Q7 by Simon Rockman for The Register Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler has been arrested in Germany over the software-enabled Dieselgate emissions scandal, according to reports. Stadler was arrested after a warrant was issued by a Munich prosecutor, the Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper reported, adding that his personal flat had been searched by fraud investigators last week. Volkswagen AG, ...
Have you ever wanted to send text messages from the comfort of your desktop or laptop computer? Well if you’re on Android, now you can thanks to the latest update of the Android Messages app. Android Messages is Google’s SMS/RCS chat client on Android devices. It’s pre-installed on millions of devices worldwide and thanks to the update, you can now access all of your messages from a web client that works on browsers like Google ...
Cellular and non-cellular low power wide-area (LPWA) network connections will grow globally at a CAGR of 53% until 2023, according to a new study from ABI Research. The market growth will be driven by growth in smart meters and asset trackers, with the continued battle for dominance between the primary standards, NB-IoT, CAT-M, Sigfox and LoRa, also fuelling the rise. In 2017, smart meters and asset trackers contributed to almost three-quarters of all LPWA network ...
There's nothing more frustrating to a top gamer (outside of bugs in a game) than dropped frames in a video game.  If you're playing a competitive multiplayer game like PUBG or Fortnite, where up to 100 people are simultaneously competing, dropped frames can be the difference between ecstasy or a bullet between the eyes. While poor frame rate is usually a reflection of underperforming hardware/software, bad code, or server lag, the first step in identifying ...
After setting up a child’s account in Windows 10, you can then monitor how your children are using the computer. For younger kids, it’s essential to ensure that their taking part in age-appropriate ac...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/hW-3CPNsf9E/view-recent-activity-childs-account-windows-10 to see original story and photos ...
Back in 2014, Google announced the Android One program as part of the company’s initiative to expand into emerging markets in South and Southeast Asia. Android One offers users a taste of stock Android even if they can’t afford the latest Google flagship. It’s a great way to help keep Android users up-to-date as well, as most Android One devices have received updates fairly quickly (though I’m sure Xiaomi Mi A1 owners would disagree). The Motorola ...
Check out Daniel’s video summary of this article! The OnePlus 6 (which you can soon pre-order) was announced last week, packing the latest hardware as expected. OnePlus devices have been known to be extremely speedy, to the point where the new phone’s marketing slogan reflects that reputation. With the fastest chipset from Qualcomm as well as the same copious amounts of quick RAM and storage as last year’s models, just how much faster and smoother is ...
Ever since 1998, when I won an iMac in a high school raffle, I've been firmly entrenched in Apple's world, and I thought I was never going back. But even though my 2012 MacBook Pro, the first Retina D...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/YA_fV8_EiyM/reasons-to-buy-matebook-x-pro to see original story and photos ...
June 16th in Plugin Lists by Wordpress Jedi . All webmasters are constantly looking for new ways to monetize their content. Many top news organizations use product placement and shoppable images to make money on the side. If you would like to tag product images on your site with affiliate or shop links, you should give these plugins a look: LiquidWeb Reliable cloud & dedicated hosting WooCommerce LookBook: supports drag & drop nodes to mark ...
Are you looking for the best analytics solutions for your WordPress site? Website analytics allow you learn how many visitors are coming to your website, where they come from, and what they do on your site. In this article, we have hand-picked the best analytics solutions for WordPress users. Why Do You Need Analytics for Your WordPress Site? Website analytics help you get detailed insights on your website visitors. Here are just a few things ...
Mere hours after we provided a definitive list of Chromebooks with and without Linux app support, a commit landed on the Chromium Gerrit confirming that Linux app support will arrive on the Asus Chromebook Flip C101. Gru is the parent board for both the Samsung Chromebook Plus and the Asus Chromebook Flip C101 The Asus Chromebook Flip C101 is an all-aluminium 10.1-inch 2-in-1 with the same processor (OP1/Rockchip RK339) as the Samsung Chromebook Plus. The Flip ...
OnePlus announced the Android P beta for the OnePlus 6 alongside a number of other device OEMs. Following the release of Android P beta 2 for the Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Google Pixel 2, and Google Pixel 2 XL, the Essential Phone and the Sony Xperia XZ2 also received the latest build. OnePlus has now released the latest version of the developer preview for the OnePlus 6, and it comes with a number of ...
Google Chrome Duplex arose after Google Chrome Home was deprecated earlier this year. We saw it reach the Canary builds of Chrome a few months ago, but at the time it was buggy and had next to no functionality at all. However, Reddit user /u/armando_rod has discovered that there has been much more functionality added since then. There are a number of cool new features added, and the newly-returned home button is also placed inside of ...
The Asus ROG Strix GL503VD is a budget gaming laptop with style. Traditionally priced at $1,299, it's currently on sale for $999 at Amazon, which beats Newegg's price for the same system by $250.Buy A...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/Xh21yVBnVvs/asus-rog-strix-gl503vd-sale to see original story and photos ...
Video It's never easy to crack into a market with an innovative new product but makers of the "world's first smart fingerprint padlock" have made one critical error: they forgot about the existence of screwdrivers. Tapplock raised $320,000 in 2016 for their product that would allow you to use just your finger to open the "unbreakable" lock. Amazing. Things took a turn for the worse when the ship date of September came and went, and ...
Today Samsung released the updated version of Good Lock that works on any Samsung Galaxy device running Android Oreo like the Samsung Galaxy S7, Samsung Galaxy S8, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, and Samsung Galaxy S9. It was showing up in the Galaxy App store in South Korea but not in other regions. Fortunately, it was extracted from existing devices and is now available for all. Unlike the older version of Samsung Good Lock for Android ...
The Samsung Galaxy S9+ is Samsung’s latest flagship device and is one of the most powerful devices on the market to date. At launch, the device came in three colors – Coral Blue, Lilac Purple, and Midnight Black. Samsung later announced a new Burgundy Red and Sunrise Gold model, stating that the former would be available in South Korea and China while the latter would be available in several international markets with “additional market availability” ...
June 15th in WordPress Themes by Wordpress Jedi . There are plenty of cryptocurrency exchanges and mining sites around these days. If you are serious about getting in this business, you will need a proper online presence. Coinster is one of many themes you can use to bring your cryptocurrency business online. It comes with a drag & drop page builder (Unyson) and useful tools such as a crypto calculator. How to fix your hacked ...
Britain is leading app development in Europe with more than £2 billion worth of sales on the iOS App Store since it was launched. According to Apple’s figures, over 290,000 jobs in the UK are linked to the App Store. London is the hub for app development in Britain, accounting for around 138,000 of the jobs. Other major cities for development jobs in the UK includes Manchester, Oxford, Bristol, and Birmingham. The next biggest country ...
Snap Inc., the company behind Snapchat, has introduced Snap Kit: a set of developer tools that allows developers to integrate some of Snapchat’s best features across the developer’s app, and also makes it easy for users to share moments from these apps with the Snapchat community. Snap Kit also keeps users privacy and security in mind, with a few basic limitations in place intending to protect the user’s privacy (though how much a user shares ...
Linux apps on Chrome OS made their debut on the Pixelbook at Google I/O this year. Since then, support has come quietly to more Chromebooks, new and old. Here’s a list of all the Chromebooks that support the functionality. Linux apps on Chrome OS This is a new feature that allows users to start up Linux applications from Chrome OS without janky hacks or the dreaded Developer Mode. What it doesn’t give you (yet?) is ...
Microsoft’s decided that Windows 10 version 1803, aka the April Update, is now fit for consumption by business users or indeed anyone or anything capable of running Windows 10. The company’s declared the updated OS is now “fully available for all compatible devices running Windows 10 worldwide”, including business PCs. Have to use SMB 1.0? Windows 10 April 2018 Update says NO READ MORE Redmond’s advice comes after over 250 million users installed the OS ...
After a year and a half of gestation in its Early Adopter program, Google's low-code application development environment App Maker has been delivered into the hands of its corporate customers. App Maker allows G Suite Business, Education and Enterprise subscribers to create artisanal apps tied to searchzilla's cloud-based, G-branded application suite without much coding. It's similar to the no-code approach pushed by Salesforce, by which applications can be assembled through menus, buttons and drag-and-drop actions ...
Interview Open source had a moral purpose when it was fighting "The Borg", Microsoft, in the 1990s, but then it fell from view. You could say it has found its mojo again, only this time it is about loosening the grip of companies built on ever more intrusive personal data processing: Google and Facebook. One of the biggest but most promising challenges is creating an Android free of Google's data-slurping. Four years ago there were ...
Office 365 is suffering a stuttering start to the weekend with UK users complaining this morning that the service has slowed to a crawl or stopped altogether. The first hint of a problem came at 1004, UK time, with users complaining about connectivity issues with Office 365 and Azure. Anyone have issues with slow Office 365 and Azure network connectivity? I am in the UK @AzureSupport @Office365Status #Azure #Office365 — Phil Eddies (@GeeksHangout) June 15, ...
Just over two years ago, Samsung released an application exclusively in their Galaxy App Store called Good Lock. Once installed, it gave you the ability to customize various aspects of Samsung’s OEM ROM and it was very well received by the enthusiast community. We saw a number of updates with additional features added to the application, but it was more or less abandoned around the time they began rolling out the Nougat update. However, now ...
Automotive giant Toyota’s $1 billion investment in Singapore-based company Grab represents the largest ever made in a ride-hailing firm. Grab is foremost a ride-hailing firm similar to Uber. In fact, Grab acquired Uber’s operations in Southeast Asia. Also similar to Uber is Grab having its own recently-unveiled food delivery service, GrabFood. The company is even launching an e-payment service, GrabPay. Considering the wild success of Uber, it’s unsurprising investors are throwing their wallets open for ...
The Steam Link app was released for Android just a few weeks ago. It allows you to stream games from Steam to your phone and play them with a Bluetooth controller. Fortnite is one of the largest games ever as it just hit 125 million players. Epic Games announced Fortnite mobile for Android, but it hasn’t been released yet. For those who want to be able to play Fortnite on their phone before Epic Games ...
Samsung today (June 14) announced a new version of its Samsung Chromebook Plus, entitled the Chromebook Plus (V2) with an Intel Celeron processor and front and rear facing cameras. It will be availabl...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/bmVFjiTCLDM/samsung-chromebook-plus-v2-specs-price-release-date to see original story and photos ...
Troubled surveillance craft has taken a shine to terra firma A Watchkeeper drone, similar to the one that crashed in Wales yesterday. File photo, Crown copyright/MoD A British Army Watchkeeper drone has crashed near Aberporth, taking the number of crashes involving the unmanned aircraft to five. Local reports indicated that the unmanned surveillance aeroplane, which is controlled remotely from the ground, crashed in a lane near West Wales Airport at 5pm yesterday. The Cambrian News ...
June 14th in Wordpress Plugins by Wordpress Jedi . In the past few months, we have covered plenty of cool plugins that let you do more on your WooCommerce site. The Flexible WooCommerce Checkout Field Editor plugin is also quite useful. It lets you customize your checkout fields without having to do a whole lot of coding. It lets you change, add, delete, and hide fields. Tip: 20 ways to drive more traffic to your ...
SwiftKey is a hugely popular third-party keyboard, being one of the first keyboards to allow for swipe typing on your Android device. It was also one of the first to support having two languages enabled at a time. Both of these features have since been succeeded by Gboard, and its popularity has been in somewhat of a steady decline ever since. The developers have realigned their focus, and SwiftKey is coming to desktops and laptops ...
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