Can SSDs Lose Data Without Power?

Can SSDs Lose Data Without Power?

A report from the JEDEC about SSDs suggests they might not be able to retain storage over long periods of time without power. Is this true? Let’s find out.

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Can the Internet Ever Be Free of Charge?

Can the Internet Ever Be Free of Charge?

How much are you paying for Internet services now? Imagine paying none of that to connect to the world’s biggest knowledge library. Is it even possible? Let’s find out.

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Are Smaller Computers Better?

Are Smaller Computers Better?

It’s a trend that hardware devices are getting smaller and smaller, but does being smaller make it a better device? Let’s check it out.

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Are Smartphone Kill Switches Smart?

Are Smartphone Kill Switches Smart?

Most smartphones nowaday come with a kill-switch. Are kill switches really a good idea for the purposes they serve? Let’s look into the details.

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Why Is Windows 10 Free?

Why Is Windows 10 Free?

Late in January 2015, Microsoft’s system chief said in an announcement that Windows 10 will come as a free upgrade. What’s with this change? Let’s find out.

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Are Biometrics the Future of Online Banking?

Are Biometrics the Future of Online Banking?

Using your fingerprint or retina to authorize yourself into an account has been around for a long time., but will it become the future of online banking? Let’s find out.

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MTE Explains: What Is USB Type-C?

MTE Explains: What Is USB Type-C?

Apple released a new MacBook with a new USB Type-C port. Let’s find out what exactly is USB Type-C and the problems it was trying to solve.

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Is It Even Possible to Have Two Internets?

Is It Even Possible to Have Two Internets?

Most people are used to “the Internet,” but what if one day we would have to use “internets” to describe what we’re connecting to? Is that even possible?

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Just How Secure Is Your Bank Account?

Just How Secure Is Your Bank Account?

You probably have an online banking account. What if someone decided to hack into your account and steal from it? How secure do you think your bank account is?

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Why Websites Go Down, And What They Do About It

Why Websites Go Down, And What They Do About It

Have you ever wondered what large companies do to ensure that their websites stay up, and why websites sometimes go belly-up for a few hours? It’s time to speak about both of these things!

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Are Standing Desks Better for Your Health?

Are Standing Desks Better for Your Health?

Some people decided to switch to standing desk as they feel that it is much healthier than sitting down whole day. The question is: Are these any better?

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How Does Using a Smartphone Affect Your Health?

How Does Using a Smartphone Affect Your Health?

Since smartphones are tiny, we don’t often think about the effect they could be having on us. So will using a smartphone affect our health? Let’s check it out.

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What Will The Mobile Market Look Like in 2015?

What Will The Mobile Market Look Like in 2015?

You might be curious about what new gadgets are coming out in the future. Here are some predictions concerning the state of mobile technology in the year 2015.

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MTE Explains: Can Monitors Really Hurt You?

MTE Explains: Can Monitors Really Hurt You?

The growing presence of screens in our lives has transformed their safety into an issue that some are taking so seriously, they are calling it a crisis.

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What Microsoft Did Right With Windows 10

What Microsoft Did Right With Windows 10

The general impression of Windows 10 is mostly good. What makes Windows 10 so special that it’s starting to change the public’s opinion of Microsoft, if ever so slightly?

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All About Wi-Fi Router MAC Filtering

All About Wi-Fi Router MAC Filtering

Other than WPA, MAC filtering is another feature to enhance the security of your WiFi router. Learn why this little setting is insurmountably powerful.

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Can People Really Spy on Your Webcam?

Can People Really Spy on Your Webcam?

There were news that the FBI was able to spy on people’s webcams without them knowing. How is this possible? Let find out how this hack was done.

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