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The nightmare of rogue USB-C cables and adapters will end soon

The wave of rogue USB-C products that could pose a risk to PCs and mobile devices hasn't gone unnoticed, and the USB Implementers Forum has taken steps to eradicate the issue.

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Optional Windows update aims to protect Microsoft wireless mice against hijacking

Microsoft issued an optional update to protect Windows computers against an attack that could hijack wireless mice to execute malicious commands.

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55% off Tripp Lite Rotatable Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Deal Alert

This power strip has a built-in surge protector, 6 rotatable outlets, an extra long 8 foot cord and a USB port for charging portable devices. Currently averages 4.5 out of 5 stars from almost 600 people on Amazon.

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Save 72% on RAVPower's 16750mAh External Battery Power Bank - Deal Alert

Automatically detects and delivers the optimal charging current for any connected device- ensuring the fastest and most efficient charge. With the current 72% discount this device is listed for just $31.99 on Amazon.

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48% off APC Back-UPS Pro Uninterruptible Power Supply - Deal Alert

The Back-UPS BR1500G offers guaranteed battery backup and surge protection for high performance computer systems, networks, external storage devices, game consoles and other electronics, and is currently offered at a 48% discount.

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Stop renting: 30% off Arris SURFboard Cable Modem - Deal Alert

If you're currently renting your cable modem through your ISP or cable provider, you may not realize you can buy your own. At 30% off this deal may pay for itself in just months.

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Wi-Fi Range Extender from TP-LINK Currently 43% Off - Deal Alert

TP-LINK's extender promises 4K HD streaming and online gaming with Wi-Fi speeds up to 1750Mbps. Coverage boost of 10,000 square feet. Available now at 43% off list price.

Gamers rejoice! AMD releases Thunderbolt 3 driver for external video cards

AMD has issued a driver update enabling its new XConnect interface for external video cards to run over Thunderbolt 3.

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Apple replaces defective MacBook cables

Apple has launched a cable replacement plan for defective USB-C cables bundled with its pricey Retina MacBook.

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Review: 5 prepaid mobile hotspots fire up business travel

Fed up with mediocre Wi-Fi on the road? For not-so-frequent travelers, a pay-as-you-go personal hotspot might be the answer. We put five to the test.

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Photographic memory made easy

Lifelogging used to be an obscure area of geek research. Now you're doing it every day. Here's how to lifelog even better.

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ASUS ROG Claymore gaming keyboard at CES 2016

The Claymore lets you switch the 10-key number pad to the other side.

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Apple unveils own battery case for iPhone 6, 6S

Apple started selling a battery case for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S, a tacit admission that the smartphone doesn't have enough juice to power the increasing demands of some owners, as well as that there's more money to be made in the...

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How to fix Windows 10 printing problems

Although Windows 10 stability has been smooth across different installations, printer issues aren’t uncommon. Here are some tips for working around the typical gotchas for Windows 10 and printers.

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New Apple TV opens door for enterprise use

Although the new Apple TV remains a consumer-focused device, that doesn't mean it has no potential in the boardroom, classroom, store window, or on the retail floor.

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Review: Doubling MacBook Air drive capacity

A new product boosts capacity on your Mac

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Review: Epson EcoTank -- an inkjet printer without cartridges

Epson's new EcoTank printers use refillable ink tanks instead of cartridges. Are these the inkjet printers of the future? We review the WorkForce ET-4550 to find out.

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Review: 4 powerline kits step in when Wi-Fi fails

Powerline devices route data through your electric cables, offering an alternative when Wi-Fi fails. We review 4 of the latest kits to see how well they work.

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