AI of Microsoft determines if your Windows updates are

When a new Windows Update is rolled out, it sometimes takes a while for your pc to turn it is. Not everyone gets the updates while at the same time offered. Now this process can be improved thanks to the power of artificial intelligence. Microsoft does issue a booklet open on his Windows blog. As you know, Microsoft collects a lot of diagnostic information about your pc. This concerns for example information about your hardware, registry settings and drivers. That sometimes cause problems occur during a Windows Update, because it…

Read More

Facebook app no longer works on Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 users come to know that the Facebook app no longer works. They can when the social network is not able to login, and the app itself from the app store of Microsoft removed. That writes o.a. the site WinCentral. Facebook was previously already known that this would happen, but the app continued to work longer than originally thought. Now it seems that the plug does seem to have been drawn. Users, can Facebook still be accessed via a mobile web browser. Otherwise it is recommended to go…

Read More

Also Edge is auto playing videos block

The Edge browser following Chrome also an option for auto playing videos to block. It takes a while for the feature goes live, first come to a future test version of Windows 10. That makes Microsoft announced on its Windows blog. Chrome is blocking videos on websites nowadays automatically as soon as they are out of themselves playing (with sound), in Edge it is an option that you must activate in the settings of the browser. The latest Insider Build, the function would introduce, but for now it is still…

Read More

Cheap printing via wi-fi Epson Expression Home

Epson expands its Expression Home line with a new series of wifi-printers. With this all-in-one devices you to print not only photos from your pc, but also just as easily from your smartphone or tablet. That can be done with the cheapest XP-255/257, while the more expensive XP-352/355 and XP-452/455 also AirPrint and Google Cloud print support. Prices start at 79 euro. Extras These models also have a lcd screen, and an input for memory cards, the XP-255/257 – you see above – has not. The XP-452/455 can continue as…

Read More

Chrome extensions will only be available via Web Store

Extensions for Chrome are available only through the Chrome Web Store to install, and no longer beyond. Google is taking this action for deceptive installation of malicious extensions to avoid. Websites can now have self-extensions, offering, than, for example, via a pop-up to install. But that can also make sure that Chrome users accidentally add-ons to install those evil intentions. Later, one can still be forwarded to the Chrome Web Store to extensions via a safer detour to install. Examples Recently popped up as a kind of “inline extension”, which…

Read More

Apple: Reselling iOS address book are now prohibited

App developers can now no longer provide your contact information to resell to other parties, such as advertisers. Apple is tightening the rules to, shortly after the big data scandal in Facebook. That is reported by news agency Bloomberg today. Apps regularly ask for access to your address book, your contacts in their services to be able to integrate. Useful, but in this way, app-builders contact data such as e-mail addresses, telefonnummers and profile pictures of friends and family in hands which have not consented to it. Risk When this…

Read More

Google Translate app offline smarter thanks to AI

Offline translation from the Google Translate app to be a lot more natural, thanks to integration with artificial intelligence. Neural machine translation translates not just the individual words in a sentence, but also takes into account the context. This technique is already applied when you Google Translate, via an internet connection. After an update of the Google Translate app works offline, which can be useful in countries where no, or hardly any internet connection available to you. Taalpaketten download Improved offline translation are available in 59 different languages. Through the…

Read More

Linksys Velop dual-band: cheaper mesh

Linksys is the sales started of a cheaper series of mesh routers. The Velop dual-band multi-room Wi-Fi mesh system transmits on the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz band. The more expensive tri-band versions have an additional 5 GHz band. Dual-band is, however, for most applications, quickly sat. There is a set of three or two ‘nodes’ to purchase for those who are not yet with mesh is started. Add You will already have a mesh network of Linksys built up, then you can just have a single dual-band access point…

Read More

Spy Guard Webcam Sticker against the public eye

For hackers it is often trivially easy to webcams to break, especially if this standard is not sufficiently secured. Speedlink has what found with the Spy Guard Webcam Sticker. Laptop cameras are often still susceptible to. Do you use the webcam in your notebook hardly consider him to paste. That can, in principle, with any kind of colored tape. Neat But should some cleaner, then take a look at the Spy Guard Webcam Sticker from Speedlink. Each sheet (€4.99) contains six, available in both standard black as in the above…

Read More

Plug after 20 years, from Yahoo Messenger

Chat via Yahoo Messenger may until 17 July, then the cord is pulled. The service exists already for 20 years, but according to Yahoo it is time for something new that is better in today’s time fits. Recently, the company introduced a whole new chat app, the moron test. The focus is on chat rooms around shared interests. To date, the service available by invitation only. Loyal users of Yahoo Messenger have six months time to make their chat history to download. For this they can with their Yahoo ID…

Read More

Afluisterende smart hugs only after years off the shelves

American chain stores have smart soft toys removed from sale, after researchers several security flaws discovered. Problem is that all of last year come to light, and the CloudPets in the meantime, just to purchase remained. Parents could with a smartphone app recording, to the hugs, send, or pictures of their children. Already in march of 2017 , it became clear that this sound without security on the servers of the creators were preserved. A beveiligingsonderzoeker got that data in the hands, in addition to other sensitive information like login…

Read More

Route planner Tyre stops with Google Maps integration

The Dutch creators behind the veteran route planner Tyre are currently working to implement a new kaartendienst. The integration with Maps is not working anymore, because of a controversial decision of Google. Tyre is a route planner which is not so much running as soon as possible from a to b, but to the formulation of journeys along a variety of fun stops in between. Google Maps was lying there for years on the basis. The provision of Maps for developers, however, now has become more expensive. Therefore, it is…

Read More

Fraudehelpdesk alerts for nepmail Tax

The Fraudehelpdesk warns for a nepmail that of the Tax authorities appears to be, but that is not. Crooks trying tight 300 euros to be collected under the guise of a ‘wrong paid the fee’. Don’t fall for it. The mail in question looks at first glance to be reliable, because the logo and the colors of the Dutch Tax authorities are applied. In the message you can read that in december supposedly 297,95 euro has been transferred, but this will be refunded should be. Instructions One who is well…

Read More

Authority Personal data: “Beware, AVG-mark is not (yet)’

Since the advent of the new privacy law, businesses and organizations with more stringent requirements, when they have your personal data possess. Scammers are now abusing by AVG-labels that do not exist. This warns the Authority Personal data (AP). Companies are being approached by parties that AVG marks foist, that approved would be by the AP. But that organization is not involved. An AVG-certificate exists, simply not yet. Thanks to the General data Protection Regulation should settings be able to demonstrate that they are using your personal data in an…

Read More

Win a KeySmart Pro Tile Locator of Adola

With bluetooth trackers, you can remotely your smartphone to find, if you need to lose. The nice thing about the KeySmart Pro Tile Locator is that you are also. So you can be your keys to confirm. Also, the gadget as a bottle opener – because why not? and there is a flashlight built in. If you now understand this keyring to lose, then you can get him via the accompanying smartphone app once again above water. Have? ! Of Adola, we must three times a KeySmart Pro Tile Locator…

Read More

‘Smart padlock Tapplock easy to crack’

The Tapplock One is one of the first padlocks with a fingerprint is secure. That sounds reliable, but in practice, the gadget within a minute to crack. That proves the popular YouTuber JerryRigEverything in a new video. In the first instance, it seems to lock very firmly. The finger print scanner still works after a few nasty scratches, and a dremel is not strong enough to Tapplock open to be able to break. Only with a huge grinding wheels able to lock in half with a saw, but that can,…

Read More

Large datalek discovered at family tree site MyHeritage

The website MyHeritage in a leak 92 million user names and passwords captured. Users of this site can get their pedigree map, possibly in combination with a DNA test. It concerns the data of all users prior to October 26, 2017 have created an account, reports the company. The good news is that the passwords are encrypted is stored. Therefore, only e-mail addresses quite insightful. Nevertheless, it is advisable to change your password, especially if you use the same password for other websites. Change them there also. DNA results not…

Read More

Razer Abyssus Essential 2918: mice without fuss

Mice for gamers often have a lot of extra buttons. Razer throws a whole different bow with the Abyssus Essential 2018-mouse. That has only a left and right, plus a scrolwiel. Even the buttons under the thumb are missing. According to the manufacturer, it is nevertheless a suitable mouse for spelletjesfanaten, due to the light weight, the high dpi (7200) and of course the led lighting, which is to sync with other Razer products. Price Suitable for both left and right – handers. The suggested retail price is 49,95 euro.…

Read More

Razer Abyssus Essential 2018: mice without fuss

Mice for gamers often have a lot of extra buttons. Razer throws a whole different bow with the Abyssus Essential 2018-mouse. That has only a left and right, plus a scrolwiel. Even the buttons under the thumb are missing. According to the manufacturer, it is nevertheless a suitable mouse for spelletjesfanaten, due to the light weight, the high dpi (7200) and of course the led lighting, which is to sync with other Razer products. Price Suitable for both left and right – handers. The suggested retail price is 49,95 euro.…

Read More

Learned young is done old with Echo Dot Kids Edition

Amazon takes a kid-friendly version of its smart speaker, under the name of Echo Dot Kids Edition. Provisionally, however, still not in the Netherlands, because Alexa is still no English can understand. This speaker gives parents enhanced control over what voice commands of the speaker and not correctly received, so that kids, for example, not accidentally for hundreds of dollars of stuff on Amazon to order. Please Also listen to the little Echo Dot only if, after a demand properly ‘please’ follows. Right, so a smart gadget your children good…

Read More

Apple presents iOS 12, watchOS 5 and macOS Mojave

Apple has during its annual event for developers, the latest versions of their operating systems announced. From the autumn, among other iOS 12, watchOS 5 and macOS Mojave available as a free update. As every year, presented Apple released a new version of its mobile operating system for iPhone and iPad. Good news for anyone who is currently an iOS device that iOS 11 can run: to iOS 12, for this entire range of products available. This allows owners of a iPhone 5S which was released in 2013 – still…

Read More

New emoji in 2018: Superheroes, redheads and llamas

After an exciting elimination race, there are 62 emoji determined later this year, as part of Unicode 11.0 on the world are released. Below that are superheroes, redheads, llamas and many more creatures. Previously, there were 157 emoji proposed. Of them fell, some early, including a mournful version of the familiar shit-smiley. To red-haired emoji is already since 2015 lobbied, but it is now finally so far. Furthermore, there is for every taste: facial (sweating, madly in love, cold), styles (grey, bald), body parts (leg, foot), animals (skunk, peacock, parrot),…

Read More

Microsoft pulls plug from Groove-app for smartphones

Microsoft announces that the Groove Music app for Android and iOS from 1 december 2018 to stop working. The app is from the App Stores met and the company recommends to switch over to other services. Groove Music is used to create mp3 files from OneDrive stream. These numbers take no space on your phone, while you can still continue to listen. Until recently, you could get there with a subscription, other music streaming similar to Spotify and Apple’s Music. This feature was last year withdrawn, presumably because there is…

Read More

NL-Alert set up on smartphone

The government test multiple times a year NL-Alert. This system brings you up to date in case of emergency situations in your area. Audit messages are often sent on Mondays around 12:00. So imagine that you also receive. attention, the authority is sending around 12:00, via NL-Alert is a inspection report to all smartphones. The government’s NL-Alert during threatening emergencies to send a message to the people that are in the near of the situation and gives information and instructions. The service is used at fires, severe weather or an…

Read More

‘Phone manufacturers had large-scale access to Facebook data’

Companies such as Apple, Samsung and Microsoft have a long time to inspect in privacy-sensitive information from Facebook users, such as their political preference, religious belief, and events that they visited. This hits the social network is now once again in disrepute. Writes in The New York Times. When smartphones is still in its infancy stood, there were no app stores. To Facebook nevertheless to be able to offer on mobile phones, built the social network, a so-called API, which allows phone manufacturers still Facebook features in their devices could…

Read More

NOS Sites, with a green lock icon is not always safe

Thousands of web sites that use https and a green padlock in the browser as safe to be identified, that in practice, not often. Internet users must remain vigilant or they will not be highlighted. That brings up the NOS on the basis of own research. Many browsers indicate that a secure connection with a site by means of a green lock in the address bar. However, that means only that your data is encrypted to be processed, such as, for example, login names and passwords. An attacker cannot just…

Read More