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Labor Day weekend

Back on Tuesday. If you live in America, enjoy the holiday!

Bad stumble by Microsoft in latest Windows updates

The August version of the monthly Windows updates and patches has turned out to be a real mess. Some systems got bricked by the first release, which Microsoft then had to withdraw entirely. Then a second version was released but it has bugs. At this stage, it looks wise to avoid installing any of the […]

How Internet addresses are managed

Are you curious who decides how Internet addresses are assigned? Vint Cerf, one of the founding fathers of the Internet, explains in this video clip.

Quote of the week

As long as we let most hackers get away with murder, rampant hacking and malware will continue to plague us.—Security expert Roger A. Grimes at InfoWorld.

Illiteracy and texting

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