Chuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld

February 22, 2014

ios

On Friday, Apple released iOS update version 7.0.6 for download. Although this is a minor release and coming just before the scheduled 7.1 it is an important update for iOS users. As stated in the release notes, this update is to patch a SSL connection verification.

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Chuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld

February 9, 2014

It would be nice if NBC would show the events you are interested in when you want to watch them?  I’m not sure that I’d be all that wrong if I hazard a guess that this was not always the case.  If you were like me you did not want to watch hours and hours of ice skating during the prime time this weekend.  Well if you have read my blog post on using a virtual private network (VPN) you are able to bypass geographic restrictions and are watching events as broadcast by other media outlets.  If not, read on.

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Chuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld

February 5, 2014

Adobe has released an unscheduled update for its Flash media player due to a recently discovered critical vulnerability that may already be active on the internet.

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Chuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld

January 16, 2013

After listening to almost every podcast rave about the wonders of the different text expander tools for the OSX and iOS operating system I wanted the functionality but did not want to pay the price.  I don’t do enough work or business orientated writing on the various systems to warrant an investment at this time.

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You could have an open backdoor to your router and your system.

Chuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld
January 11, 2013

One of the podcasts I find most valuable is Steve Gibson’s “Security Now” on the TWIT network.  This week Steve covered a well know hacker’s posting which exposed a port vulnerability on several popular router.

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Chuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld

January 6, 2013

For it’s last day of gifts Apple is bring out the big guns for the classic rock lovers in the United States and Canada.

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day-11

Chuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld

January 5, 2013

Apple returns to the gaming world with their day 11 gift from Illusion labs 2013 game Mr. Crab.

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