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    Instagram: how to post pics from Mac using Google Chrome

    Have you ever had a screenshot or image on your Mac that you want to post on Instagram, but have to send them on your smartphone to publish them? Unfortunately, Instagram offers limited desktop features despite being born as a web service. On the browser, you can scroll through the photos of the accounts you […]

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    Opera browser: improved stability and performance in version 46

    The latest version of the Norwegian browser has been released with some improvements and new features. You can download for free from their site, and install it on Windows, Mac or Linux. Opera 46 engine’s performance improves a lot thanks to the latest release of Chromium, upon which it is built. According to Opera, crashes […]

  • windows 10 kaspersky

    Windows 10 incompatible with antivirus? Kaspersky Labs accuse Microsoft

    There has been a controversy, recently between Microsoft and antivirus vendors: Kaspersky Lab reported Microsoft to the Russian Anti-trust agency. The accusation? Boycott third-party antivirus software in favor of Windows Defender, the made-in-Redmond antivirus. Things are, of course, a bit more complicated than that. With Windows 10 Creator Update, Microsoft may temporarily disable antivirus and […]

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    Skype down, outage in Europe

    Skype, the popular chat, and video call service, used in many offices around the world as well as by private users, is now unusable in most parts of Europe. On June 19th there already were many outages, concentrated in the evening: now, on a smaller scale, there are several problems with the login and use […]

  • ricerca youtube

    Search on YouTube: how to find content that interests you

    YouTube is one of the success stories of internet, by far. From idea to acquisition (by Google), to the exponential growth of content made exclusively by grassroots video and then, finally, to the financial success. This, however, meant a gigantic growth of available content to site users, making it really complicated to retrieve videos seen […]

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    Instagram adds the Archive feature: you can hide your posts

    Instagram was testing a new feature for about a month but has become official over the last few hours. It is now possible to archive photos and videos posted on Instagram, making them invisible to our followers. How to use the Archive feature on Instagram Go to your profile, scroll through your posts until you […]

  • apple subscriptions

    Apple subscriptions: how to stop recurrent payments

    Does it sound familiar? Sometimes a credit card charge occurs, and we don’t exactly know what it’s about. Then Apple’s email comes with payment details, and you remember that you signed up for a digital magazine that only comes out for iPad. Very nice, but you do not even find the time to just leaf […]

  • wannacry china

    WannaCry: a Chinese lookalike for Android phones

    It comes from China a “tribute” to WannaCry, if we can say so. It is a malware virus for Android phones, whose graphics immediately reminds of WannaCry, and which, unlike much Android malware, does not just stop access to the phone, but it actually encrypts the files on the device – though for technical reasons […]

  • privacy

    Privacy and Safari: Apple’s browser new features

    Made safe of the name – honestly horrible: High Sierra – the new operating system that Apple is releasing for its Macs brings some under the hood refinements: stability, usability, and privacy first of all. For example, from next fall, Safari will do more than we can to protect our privacy while we visit several […]

  • ransomware

    The world’s youngest ransomware creator

    At age 14 I was thinking of doing something important in my life, but I never thought of creating a ransomware. Instead, an Osaka kid decided to spend his free time developing a software that can infect PCs. He added a free encryption system, actually creating the perfect ransomware: at first, it sneaks into a […]