Daily Archives: June 17, 2019

What is an IP address?

Getting online is generally very easy these days. There’s no real need for any technical expertise, just turn on your device and you’re typically connected right away. If you’re not a networking geek, this simplicity will probably appeal, as it means you’re not forced to get involved with low-level details …

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Netflix users hit by phishing scam

Netflix has issued a warning to its customers in Ireland after a number of users reported receiving an email from the company regarding their accounts. The cybercriminals behind phishing attacks are always looking for new targets and it appears that Netflix users are their latest mark. A number of customers …

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Gaming sites hit with billions of cyberattacks

Cybercriminals have set their sights on the gaming industry and a new report has revealed that 12bn credential stuffing attacks were carried out against gaming websites over the course of 17 months leading up to March 2019. Akamai’s 2019 State of the Internet / Security Web Attacks and Gaming Abuse …

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Rumored AMD X590 chipset hints at more premium motherboards

We might end up seeing a more premium X590 chipset, aimed at enthusiasts and overclockers.  AMD’s X570 chipset for Ryzen 3rd Generation processors has already been announced, boasting PCIe 4.0 support, and bringing along some pretty expensive motherboards like the MSI X570 Godlike. But now, new premium X590 motherboards have …

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TCL is making some crazy TVs – here’s why you can’t buy them

Can’t quite find a TV that feels different from the rest? We’re not surprised: while the market is packed with countless television models in a variety of sizes, from 32-inch bedroom screens to 88-inch wall-fillers, most of them tend to stick to the same basic shape, casing, and colorings. After …

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Amazon Prime Day is here early for the latest Apple iPad

While the big Amazon shopping event is still weeks away, that doesn’t mean you can’t find Prime Day deals now on best-selling items. For example, right now you can get the latest model Apple iPad on sale for $328. That’s a $100 discount and the lowest price we’ve found for …

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