Posted on Sep 18 2016 - 5:00am by TekGuru
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There are a lot more OSes then there used to be. And Mac is always getting compared to Linux. So here is quick list about differences  between Mac and Linux.  Now before reading this, just keep in mind this is a really quick basic list. I may make one later on that is more technical but for now this should do.     Differences. 1.) Mac OS is based on a BSD code base, while Linux is an independent development of a UNIX-like system. This means that these systems are similar, but not binary compatible. 2.) The Macintosh is a whole...

FBI Director James Comey offered up a little security tip: cover your webcam. This is no laughing matter, Comey said that nearly every computer in every government building has a webcam cover in order to prevent “unauthorized” people from spying on federal employees. “There’s some sensible things you should be doing, and that’s one of them. You go into any government office and we all have the little camera things that sit on top of the screen. They all have a little lid that closes down on them. You do that so that people who...

Since Windows has been out for a while, I figured I would show you guys how to properly set up windows 10 for the first time. Now some of these are my personal preferences, so feel free to change things around.     Removing Unwanted Bloatware   As we all know, windows 10 comes with a lot of bloatware. Here are a few tools that will help you take the bloatware off your new PC. PC Decrapifier is a great tool: https://www.pcdecrapifier.com/ Revo Uninstaller is another great tool that will help you out: http://www.revouninstaller.com/start_freeware_download.html PowerShell: Get-AppxPackage...

How to Hack Computer Monitors? According to the researchers, an attacker first needs to gain physical access to the monitor’s USB or HDMI port which would then help the attacker access the firmware of the display. The duo said they discovered the hack by reverse-engineering a Dell U2410 monitor, though it was not an easy process, as it took over two years. In the process, the pair found out that Dell had not implemented any security measures with regard to the process to update the display controller’s firmware, which allowed...

Recently a few white hat hackers are Integrity have been very busy hacking Uber. What they ran across is quite scary. Hackers can hack into Uber and track where you are going. To gather  information about Uber sub domains they need to do a  dns brute-force.  Possible to View Driver Waybill via Driver UUID Using the previous vulnerability they were able to test a new functionality called waybill. By crafting the request that the app sends, they then notice that it has a broken access control vulnerability that allowed them to see the...

It’s been a few months since CD Projekt Red revealed the second major DLC for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt after “Hearts of Stone” called “Blood and Wine”. And now, as to reward fans for their patience, the developer has published some gorgeous screenshots of the previously-unseen land of Touissant, which seems like a great, peaceful place: nice weather, good wine, beautiful ladies, fancy architecture, and utterly untouched by the scourge of war. Pretty nice, isn’t it? The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt was one...

It’s been only two weeks since Job Simulator, a game which despite its truly unappealing title is actually great, was released and it already gets a price drop. The reason for it is quite uncommon and it’s definitely not because the game is not popular among users. On the contrary, a VR recreation of various modern jobs in a robot-run future, can be one of the most intriguing VR experiences available on the market right now. So why Job Simulator Studio made the recent announcement of a permanent 25 percent price drop? They...

Capcom just confirmed a few important updates they bring to Street Fighter later this month. Among the most important changes is a new character – Guile. He’ll have his own Character Story and set of unique Trials, as well as an expanded repertoire of moves including a new ability called Faultless Move that enables him to advance in a “crouch walk state” all while keeping his charge. The arrival of Guile will be at the same time as the release of the first Street Fighter V DLC stage, which will be Guile’s Air Force...

Developer Insomniac Games work hard bringing new games to Oculus Rift. Now, in partnership with Oculus Studios, it’s releasing two more Rift games this year not to mention Edge of Nowhere, which is coming in June. Since these games bring something new to gaming industry, it’s time to talk about them in depth. Are you also curious to discover what is waiting for Oculus Rift gamers in the nearest future? The Unspoken The Unspoken, targeted for the end of this year, plans to focus on the Oculus Touch controllers which ought...

NVIDIA’s New AI Algorithms and Supercomputers On April 5th NVIDIA announced that it was going “all-in” on artificial intelligence and virtual reality programs, launching a new engine to be used in self-driving vehicles as well as virtual reality algorithms to allow users to experience more realistic VR scenes and enable medical researchers to more accurately and quickly identify and treat medical conditions. Supercomputers for AI research NVIDIA unveiled the DGX-1 supercomputer to be used in AI research applications.  The DGX-1...