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Should I Keep My Tech’s Serial Numbers Private?

Should I Keep My Tech’s Serial Numbers Private? Every electronic device you own—your phone, laptop, mouse, keyboard, and every other piece of tech—has a unique serial number. But are those numbers best kept private, like passwords, or is it alright if someone else sees them? A serial number is a unique identifier assigned to a device during the manufacturing process. It’s not necessarily a number—serial numbers can contain letters and symbols as well as numbers. One device’s serial number may look like

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What Is Cloudflare, and Did It Really Leak My Data All Over the Internet?

What Is Cloudflare, and Did It Really Leak My Data All Over the Internet? Over the past few months, a bug in the popular Cloudflare service may have exposed sensitive user data—including usernames, passwords, and private messages—to the world in plain text. But how big is this problem, and what should you do? Cloudflare is a service that offers security and performance features (among other things) to a wide network of websites. It acts as a reverse proxy, a middleman

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What Is “Developer Mode” in Windows 10?

What Is “Developer Mode” in Windows 10? If you dig through Windows 10’s settings, you may come across something called “Developer Mode”. When put into Developer Mode, Windows allows you to more easily test apps you’re developing, use the Ubuntu Bash shell environment, change a variety of developer-focused settings, and do other such things. This setting is available in the Settings app. To access it, head to Settings > Update & Security > For Developers and select “Developer mode”. Your

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How to Add AdSense to WordPress

How to Add AdSense to WordPress In this tutorial, you will learn: How to verify your web site in your AdSense account.How to activate Site Authorization to prevent abuse of your AdSense code by sites that don’t belong to you.How to add automatic placement of AdSense ads for mobile and desktop visitors (called Page-level ads).How to test AdSense Page-level ads. To follow along, please be certain that you have an approved AdSense account, and that you have the proper Privacy

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How to Enable JetPack in WordPress

How to Enable JetPack in WordPress In this tutorial, you will learn: How to create a WordPress.com account.How to install and activate JetPack.How to connect JetPack with your WordPress.com account. JetPack extends the abilities of a hosted WordPress.com web site, and many of its features are reliant on the WordPress.com servers. We have the ability to use JetPack on our self-hosted WordPress web sites using the JetPack plugin, but we must connect our site to a WordPress.com account to open

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How to Manage All Your WordPress Sites With One Tool

How to Manage All Your WordPress Sites With One Tool In this tutorial, you will learn: How to Manage All Your WordPress Sites With One Tool How to create a WordPress.com account.How to install and activate JetPack.How to connect JetPack with your WordPress.com account.How to install the Calypso tool on your computer to manage your WordPress.com and WordPress.org web sites.What management options are currently available within the Desktop App. To begin, please be sure that you have a WordPress.com account,

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How to Install WordPress Plugins

How to Install WordPress Plugins In this tutorial, you will learn: How to find and install plugins from the WordPress Plugin Repository, from within the WordPress Dashboard.How to upload plugins in .zip format from your computer that you may have purchased or downloaded from another web site.How to setup FTP software, and upload a plugin via FTP.How to deactivate and delete unused plugins.How to quickly add functions to a plugin of your own. Resources discussed in the video: After logging

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How to Create a Blog Page in WordPress

Create a Blog Page in WordPress In this tutorial, you will learn: How to use a WordPress Page as your Blog Page, as opposed to using the Home Page as the Blog Page.How to add the newly created Blog Page to the Navigation Menu in your web site.After logging into the WordPress Dashboard, click Pages, then click the Add New button.Enter a title for the page, and then click Publish.Hover over Settings in the WordPress Menu, and then click Reading.In

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Facebook Paid $40,000 Bounty To This Hacker!

Facebook Paid $40,000 Bounty To This Hacker! Bug hunter Andrey Leonov claims that Facebook issued him $40,000 bug bounty for gaining remote code execution on its servers using ImageMagick flaw. First of all, let me tell you about ImageMagick it is a free and open-source software suite for displaying, converting, and editing raster image and vector image files. It can read and write over 200 image file formats. As reported by The Register, a Flaw in ImageMagick was found at

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