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11.05.15
Luma's 'surround WiFi' kills dead spots with multiple routers
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11.05.15

Luma's 'surround WiFi' kills dead spots with multiple routers

Google appears to have started a trend with its easy-to-use but pricey OnHub WiFi router. A startu...

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09.20.15
Mandatory South Korean parental control app is a security nightmare
09.20.15

Mandatory South Korean parental control app is a security nightmare

South Korea's requirement for parental controls on phones may have left kids more vulnerable than if they had nothing.

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07.22.14
New plugin-free web games run (almost) as well as their desktop counterparts
07.22.14

New plugin-free web games run (almost) as well as their desktop counterparts

So far, sophisticated 3D web games have typically required either a plugin (think Quake Live) or a...

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07.02.14
Kudoso's router tech rewards kids with internet time for doing chores
07.02.14

Kudoso's router tech rewards kids with internet time for doing chores

It's easy to spend an inordinate amount of time on the internet, and understandably parents would...

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01.20.14
FTC focuses on Apple's App Store while ignoring similar issues with Google Play
01.20.14

FTC focuses on Apple's App Store while ignoring similar issues with Google Play

The FTC last week announced a settlement agreement with Apple whereby Apple agreed to pay out, at a...

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01.14.14
Chrome 32 brings a Chrome OS-style 'desktop' to Windows 8
01.14.14

Chrome 32 brings a Chrome OS-style 'desktop' to Windows 8

After a fairly lengthy beta phase, Google has released the finished version of Chrome 32 -- and it...

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12.13.13
New BT net subscribers will choose whether to block adult content during setup
12.13.13

New BT net subscribers will choose whether to block adult content during setup

The UK government's been pushing ISPs to make a bigger deal of adult content filters for quite som...

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06.28.13
Parenting Tip: Limit computer access with Parental Controls in OS X Mountain Lion
06.28.13

Parenting Tip: Limit computer access with Parental Controls in OS X Mountain Lion

Earlier this year, we talked about limiting your child's access to iOS devices using Restrictions...

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05.23.13
Parenting Tip: How to control what your child watches on YouTube
05.23.13

Parenting Tip: How to control what your child watches on YouTube

My kids are growing up as part of the internet generation and, as a result, they love watching vid...

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