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Replacing TrueCrypt: Has the TrueCrypt audit been finished? Is it safe? If not, what software can I use to encrypt my files??? Are the replacements like VeraCrypt any good???? Shannon walks you through the TrueCrypt audit, (LifeHacker has a great summary), VeraCrypt, aka the heir to TrueCrypt, and some common alternatives such as BitLocker, (and, thanks to a heads up from Lifehacker) 7-Zip!
3 Things You Can Stick In Your Ears: We review FiiO’s EX1 Nanotech Titanium Diaphragm In-Ear Monitors and PURO’s 9 IEM500 earbuds, along with MDHearingAid’s FIT low cost hearing aid.
Consumer Reports Article on buying hearing aids
Top 5 iOS9 Features? Better battery life, more space on your drive, multitasking… we’ve got a ton of reasons we’re looking forward to installing iOS 9!
Why Not Haswell-E? Matthew, aka @ThatActuallyGuy tweeted “@patricknorton What’s making you wait for Skylake over Haswell-E, isn’t HW-E better suited for video work/gaming due to 6-cores/more PCIe?” Patrick has anwers in the video!
@patricknorton What's making you wait for Skylake over Haswell-E, isn't HW-E better suited for video work/gaming due to 6-cores/more PCIe?
— Matthew Burkhart (@ThatActuallyGuy) September 15, 2015
Smanos HD WiFi Camera Update: Smanos sent Shannon a fresh HD WiFi camera to test (the one they sent with the W100 WiFi alarm system we tested failed.) It worked… but still has a ton of issues. Watch the video to find out what they are.
Raspberry Pi Windows XP Fax? CasSandra writes: ”Interested in using a Pi to replace my desktop running WinXP (don’t laugh). Its set up specifically for using WinFax and isn’t online unless I send a fax. But it’s still in a tower, where I could have more space with a Pi. Can the Pi run WinXP?” No XP on Pi, but we’ve got Raspberry Pi FAX ideas in the video!
New Drive in Windows 10? We got a few emails from folks who HAVE installed a new drive in their Windows 10 system…. find out if a new HD or SSD will bork your Windows 10 install in the video!!!
Do Something Analog: like discover local plants and animals!!!
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