Month: November 2023

Meta goes to war with FTC over right to profit from kids’ personal data

Awkward hill to die on, but OK
Meta has filed a lawsuit challenging the Federal Trade Commission’s authority to regulate the social advertising giant.……

HP Printer Software Turns Up Uninvited on Windows Systems

Windows users are reporting that Hewlett Packard’s HP Smart application is appearing on their systems, despite them not having any of the company’s hardware attached. From a report: While Microsoft has remained tight-lipped on what is happening, folks ……

Tesla’s CyberTruck Delivery Event: Everything Revealed in 5 Minutes video – CNET

Watch Tesla CEO Elon Musk deliver the first CyberTruck’s to customers at the company’s Design Studio in Austin, TX….

Best Internet Providers in Nevada – CNET

While Las Vegas and Reno may have the top options, great broadband service is available throughout the Silver State. Here are CNET’s picks for the best internet in Nevada….

The Raspberry Pi 5 Can Use External Graphics Cards Now

The Raspberry Pi line is full of capable compact computers, but they’ve never been the strongest in the bunch when it comes to graphical output. Nor have they been particularly …read more

Switch Phone Plans and Save Big With These Holiday Deals – CNET

Phone plans can be expensive but you can save by shopping around and switching providers….

This Simple Credit Card Hack Saves Me Money on Holiday Shopping — And You Can Use It Year-Round – CNET

Cash-back rebate offers from Chase, American Express and other banks can help save you hundreds….

Uh-oh, update Google Chrome – exploit already out there for one of these 6 security holes

Plus: 3 critical CVEs in Zyxel NAS devices
Google has rolled out six Chrome security fixes including one emergency patch for a bug for which exploit code is already out there. You’re encouraged to thus grab the latest updates for the browser.……

I tested the best Mint alternatives, and this is my new preferred money app

With Mint shutting down, I needed a new budgeting program for tracking my finances. The app I found – and have been using for five months now – is better than Mint ever was….

Local Governments Overwhelmed By Tennis-Pickleball Turf Wars, Documents Show

An anonymous reader shares a report: In late September, an arsonist set fire to a storage shed at Memorial Park used by the Santa Monica Pickleball Club, torching thousands of dollars worth of nets, rackets, balls, and other pickleball equipment. “Unkn……