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Yahoo Tech founder; writer/correspondent for NOVA, CBS Sunday Morning, & Scientific American; Missing Manuals guy; dad of 3!

How to Uncover Windows 10′s Hidden Icon Views

yahoo.com — Like every other version of Windows, Windows 10 is chock full of icons. The current version offers some pretty cool ways to view your icons-but most people miss 'em. Open up File Explorer and you'll probably get a window full of icons.

13 Windows 10 Bugs Microsoft Needs to Fix Right Now

yahoo.com — Even Microsoft admits that Windows 10 was put together in a hurry. The team started writing it in early 2014 - and released the first preview version to the public only nine months later. (By contrast, it took more than five years to produce the disaster that was Vista.)
Sep 04, 2015

I like Windows 10. But man, it’s got some bugs. Here are the 13 Microsoft should fix first. yahoo.com/tech/13-window… pic.twitter.com/5tPCZmA8SI

Intel's New Processors Bring 'Most Significant Advancements in Computing'

yahoo.com — Intel's latest generation processors -- codenamed Skylake -- will deliver incredible performance gains, better battery life, superlative graphics and the scope for PC makers to start getting creative in terms of new shapes and form factors when they start appearing in devices later this year.

New Products Ticker: Heat Cameras, Laser Measures, and the World’s Smallest Drone

yahoo.com — Every day, tech companies flood Yahoo Tech with announcements of new or updated products. Some we review; some we ignore. And some are in between: they're products you should know about, but that we haven't evaluated. Here are the latest new-product pitches we've received.
Sep 02, 2015

This week’s new-product announcements: Heat-sensing cameras, laser-beam tape measures, & the world’s smallest drone. yahoo.com/tech/new-produ…

10 Siri Hacks to Streamline Your Life

scientificamerican.com — Voice assistants can do more than take dictations. Here's how to put them to work for you This month, my Scientific American column described Viv, a next-generation voice assistant that's been created by the team who originally brought us Siri (or, rather, brought Siri to Apple).
Sep 01, 2015

wait why is this on scientific american scientificamerican.com/article/pogue-… "10 Siri Hacks to Streamline Your Life" by David Pogue, lol

Google OnHub Review: The Wi-Fi Router Steve Jobs Might Have Built

yahoo.com — The most exciting moments in tech come along when some genius takes a look at the sorry, complicated state of a particular technology - and vows to remake it with beauty and simplicity. Steve Jobs had a knack for that; computers, Wi-Fi, and music stores were among the industries he made over with class and simplicity.
Aug 31, 2015

Google now sells a WiFi router. Fills a 3-story home easily. But there’s a catch…My review: yahoo.com/tech/google-on… pic.twitter.com/KRXwxcKEB1

How to Upgrade Your Image (Without Losing Your Shirt)

yahoo.com — There is nothing like walking through your daughter's high-school campus - with your rumpled khakis and a bad case of bed-head - to make you wonder about the image you're projecting to the world.

Ashley Madison CEO steps down in wake of hacking

yahoo.com — NEW YORK (AP) - The CEO of the company that runs adultery website Ashley Madison is stepping down in the wake of the massive breach of the company's computer systems and outing of millions of its members. Avid Life Media Inc. says Noel Biderman's departure is effective immediately and was a mutual decision.

Sprint offers DirecTV customers free year of phone service

yahoo.com — NEW YORK (AP) - Sprint is offering DirecTV customers one free year of cellphone service in a bold move aimed at the satellite TV company's new owner, AT&T. AT&T, which bought DirecTV for $48.5 billion in July, has been promoting a bundle that knocks $10 a month off a combined bill for video and wireless phone service.

AP sues over access to FBI records involving fake news story

yahoo.com — WASHINGTON (AP) - The Associated Press sued the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday over the FBI's failure to provide public records related to the creation of a fake news story used to plant surveillance software on a suspect's computer. AP joined with the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press to file the lawsuit in U.S.
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Sep 04, 2015

I like Windows 10. But man, it’s got some bugs. Here are the 13 Microsoft should fix first. yahoo.com/tech/13-window… pic.twitter.com/5tPCZmA8SI

Sep 03, 2015

RT @sressler: @pogue @danielhowley any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from toys ;-)

Sep 02, 2015

This week’s new-product announcements: Heat-sensing cameras, laser-beam tape measures, & the world’s smallest drone. yahoo.com/tech/new-produ…

Sep 01, 2015

Interesting. Prime members can now DOWNLOAD some of Amazon’s TV shows and movies instead of just streaming… yahoo.com/tech/amazon-to…

Aug 31, 2015

The very clever editors at Bad Lip Reading have release their hilarious re-dubbed version of the Republican debate… youtube.com/watch?v=ufGlBv…

Aug 31, 2015

Just sent my Windows 10 book to the printer—650 pages. Win10 is 300 pages simpler than Win8! j.mp/1EuirUY pic.twitter.com/z41GWdYjeh

Aug 31, 2015

Google now sells a WiFi router. Fills a 3-story home easily. But there’s a catch…My review: yahoo.com/tech/google-on… pic.twitter.com/KRXwxcKEB1

Aug 28, 2015

Seeking volunteer beta readers for “Windows 10: The Missing Manual” before it goes to press! Email me for details: pogue@me.com.


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