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How to Use Your Pixel 7's Free VPN

Dec 6, 2022

News @andrew_andrew__ Dec 5, 2022, 10:51 am EST | 1 min read Andrew Heinzman / Review Geek During the Pixel 7 launch event, Google promised that buyers would eventually gain free mobile access to the Google One VPN. This perk is finally available to Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro owners—you can set up Google’s VPN with just a few quick steps. Note: This perk may take a few days to arrive on your Pixel 7 smartphone. The Google One VPN usually requires a 2TB cloud ...read more

Darknet markets generate millions in revenue selling stolen personal data, supply chain study finds

Dec 6, 2022

The stolen data supply chain, from data theft to fraud. Credit: Christian Jordan Howell, CC BY-ND It is common to hear news reports about large data breaches, but what happens once your personal data is stolen? Our research shows that, like most legal commodities, stolen data products flow through a supply chain consisting of producers, wholesalers and consumers. But this supply chain involves the interconnection of multiple criminal organizations operating in illicit underground mark ...read more

Google Pixel phones and Watch just got even better with free added features

Dec 6, 2022

(Pocket-lint) - Google has today rolled out a slew of new features for Pixel phones and the Pixel Watch including free VPN access, sleep tracking, and more and most of them are free. Google often adds new features to its devices via software updates and this latest round of releases includes improvements across all of Google's latest Pixel devices, including the Pixel Watch. Starting with the watch, Google has brought Fitbit Sleep Profile to Pixel Watch. The company says that people will be ab ...read more

The best kids movies on Netflix right now (December 2022)

Dec 6, 2022

The big school holiday vacation is coming up! Are you prepared for cold days when the kids spend all day inside? If not, we’ve done some important work on your behalf. When you need to steal a little alone time, you can always rely on a movie and Netflix has a ton of kid-friendly films. We’ve gone through the library to round up the best kids movies on Netflix right now. We’ve also rounded up the best kids’ movies on Hulu, the best kids’ movies on Amazon Prime Video, and the be ...read more

GE's New Smart $999 Mixer Won't Overmix Your Dough

Dec 6, 2022

News It’ll help you make the perfect cookies or bread. @xguntherc Dec 3, 2022, 3:00 pm EST | 1 min read Crate Barrel KitchenAid mixers have a cultish following, and for a good reason, but the all-new GE Profile Smart Mixer with voice commands and a built-in scale could give it some competition. And considering it’s available exclusively at Crate Barrel for $1,000, it better help me make the best cookies ever. GE says this new stand mixer will take the gue ...read more

The metaverse offers challenges and possibilities for the future of the retail industry

Dec 6, 2022

As technology improves, the potential for retailers to make use of the metaverse will grow. Credit: Shutterstock In 1968, American computer scientist Ivan Sutherland predicted the future of augmented and virtual reality with his concept of the "Ultimate Display. The Ultimate Display relied on the kinetic depth effect to create two dimensional images that moved with its users, giving the illusion of a three-dimensional display. While the concept of virtual reality only focuses on the ...read more

SpaceX Quietly Delays Starlink's Controversial Daytime Data Cap

Dec 6, 2022

FellowNeko/Shutterstock In early November while most of the public's attention was on Elon Musk's controversial and seemingly convoluted Twitter acquisition, one of his other companies quietly introduced a big change: SpaceX with its upcoming Starlink data cap. Originally, the company planned to implement a daytime data cap scheduled to go live in December 2022, which gave subscribers only weeks to adjust their usage habits or budget for extra fees on top of their monthly plan ...read more

What is Sky Stream, how much does it cost and how can I get it?

Dec 6, 2022

(Pocket-lint) - When Sky launched its Sky Glass all-in-one TV, it also revealed the Sky Stream puck - a small set-top-box that enables mutliroom viewing for Sky Glass customers. The device can be plugged into a TV elsewhere in the home, offering the full Sky Glass interface and streaming properties on the additional set. It is now also available as a standalone device and service for those who do not want or cannot have the satellite-powered Sky Q service yet still want a full Sky TV experienc ...read more

Brazil vs. South Korea live stream: Watch the game for free

Dec 6, 2022

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Why trust us? By Mark Jansen December 5, 2022 10:50AM Wondering how to watch the World Cup 2022 for free, and particularly wondering how you might be able to watch Brazil vs. South Korea? Don’t worry, we’ve got your back — there are a number of ways to watch this David vs. Goliath matchup, and you can even grab one of them for free if you’re able to take advantage of a free trial. B ...read more

What We're Playing: 'Star Trek Timelines' Free-to-Play in the Final Frontier

Dec 6, 2022

Star Trek Timelines Ever since I was 11, I’ve wanted to be in Starfleet. Unfortunately for me, Star Trek isn’t real. And even if it were, Starfleet won’t be founded for another century. Fortunately for me, Star Trek Timelines exists. This fantastic game lets me put on my virtual captain’s uniform and explore the final frontier daily. I’m not much of a gamer. You could call me a casual gamer. I don’t clock in hours and hours on my PlayStation 4 or join trophy leagues. And to so ...read more