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China's ByteDance admits using TikTok data to track journalists

Jan 6, 2023

Tiktok has fought to convince customers and governments that users' data privacy is protected and that it poses no threat to national security. Employees of Chinese tech giant ByteDance improperly accessed data from social media platform TikTok to track journalists in a bid to identify the source of leaks to the media, the company admitted Friday. TikTok has gone to great lengths to convince customers and governments of major markets like the United States that users' data privacy is ...read more

Best air conditioner deals for December 2022

Jan 6, 2023

Summer is over and cooler temperatures have already arrived in the northern have of the U.S., but that doesn’t mean you won’t want or even need air conditioning in the months to come. If you work from home, you know air conditioning for temperature and humidity control are more important than ever. Studies show air-conditioned spaces create more conducive working environments. Air conditioning keeps you cool, comfortable, and in a good mood, but it also protects your electronics from overhea ...read more

How to Add a Program to Startup in Windows 10 or 11

Jan 6, 2023

Press Windows+R to open the “Run” dialog box. Type “shell:startup” and then hit Enter to open the “Startup” folder. Create a shortcut in the “Startup” folder to any file, folder, or program's executable file. It will open on startup the next time you boot. Some Windows apps configure themselves to automatically start whenever Windows boots. But you can make any app, file, or folder start with Windows by adding it to the Windows “Startup” folder. Some apps already ha ...read more

Mac Pro 2023: M2 Extreme, a familiar design, new displays, and more

Jan 6, 2023

The Mac Pro is Apple’s most powerful Mac. Or at least, that’s the intention. But since its release in 2019, Apple has gone on to release new MacBooks with powerful M1 Max chips that are banging on the $6,000 Mac Pro’s door. That means an update is in order. Luckily, rumors and leaks indicate a new Mac Pro could still be just a few months away. If you’re wondering what it might look like and how powerful it could be, you’re in the right place, as we’ve gathered all the Mac Pro news we ...read more

LifeSavvy's Most Popular Products of 2022

Jan 6, 2023

Dec 22, 2022, 8:00 am EST | 7 min read Etronik/Kaywide/Modern Simple As the year comes to an end, it’s fun to look back on some of the products our readers seemed most excited about in 2022. Whether you are in the market for something snazzy or not, browsing a list of must-have items is always entertaining. From portable crockpot lunch boxes to milk frothers and bedside charging stations, there seems to be a cool product everyone can appreciate to some degree. Etroni ...read more

Twitter-owner Musk seeks new CEO, but casts big shadow

Jan 6, 2023

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Twitter boss Elon Musk is looking for a new CEO, but the winner will have to live in the shadow of the mercurial billionaire, who says the platform avoided certain ruin thanks to his leadership. After days of unusual silence on the matter, Musk on Tuesday finally said that he will stand by a Twitter poll that asked if he should stand down as CEO. In a result that Musk said he would abide by, 57 percent of votes said that he should go. "The question i ...read more

What To Do If Your Android Phone Won't Charge

Jan 6, 2023

Antonioguillem/Getty Images Your Android smartphone could have the largest battery available and support fast wired charging speeds, but neither matter if it won't charge. In the last few years, Android devices have improved both in terms of battery capacity and effective battery life. The credit goes to software updates that make the operating system lighter for the hardware and advancements in the engineering field that fit a large battery in the limited space inside a smartp ...read more

50% off Samsung wireless charging pads and plugs for the holidays

Jan 6, 2023

(Pocket-lint) - It’s the holiday season, and you know what that means - you don't have long left for shopping for gifts! But why not treat yourself while you’re at it? Electronic Woot, an Amazon company dedicated to electronic items, is giving 50% off Samsung’s wireless charging pads and plugs, giving you the opportunity to stock up on these handy devices. Wireless charging is the most convenient way to keep your smartphone charged up and ready to go. With Samsung wireless charging pads a ...read more

MockCity

Jan 6, 2023

Products Best products Discover the best products by month Topics Browse products through topics Coming soon Check out launches that are coming soon Building in progress See what makers are currently building Collections Products curated by the community Time travel Most loved products by the community Newsletter The best of Product Hunt, everyday Web3 Keep up to date with the latest in web3 ...read more

Researchers study which parts of the brain are engaged when a person evaluates a computer program

Jan 6, 2023

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), which measures changes in blood flow throughout the brain, has been used over the past couple of decades for a variety of applications, including "functional anatomy"—a way of determining which brain areas are switched on when a person carries out a particular task. fMRI has been used to look at people's brains while they're doing all sorts of things—working out math problems, learning foreign language ...read more