How to Use Google Password Manager On-Device Encryption

How to Use Google Password Manager On-Device Encryption

Photo: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP (Getty Images) Eventually, Google and other big tech companies want to dispense with passwords entirely, but until that day comes, a Google Password Manager feature called on-device encryption might be your best bet for protecting your precious codes. Though it quietly came out earlier this springsince you can now easily access Google … Read more

Steam Deck Update Lowers The Fan Noise—But At A Cost

Steam Deck Update Lowers The Fan Noise—But At A Cost

Image: Valve / Kotaku Today, Valve released a highly-anticipated update to its portable PC. SteamOS 3.2 brings a lot of fun changes to both the operating system and the Steam client itself, enabling Remote Play Together, tweaks to some visual and UI elements, and the ability to change the screen’s refresh rate The updates to … Read more

You Need to Update Your Windows PC Immediately

You Need to Update Your Windows PC Immediately

Photo: sdx15 (Shutterstock) As long as there are computers, there will be bugs crawling around inside them. You know, metaphorically. Lucky for us Windows users, Microsoft has just squashed another batch of them. If you use a PC and you haven’t installed this update yet, you’re going to want to do so immediately. As reported … Read more

Shopify Stock Sinks After Citing Sales Slowdown in First Half of 2022

Shopify Stock Sinks After Citing Sales Slowdown in First Half of 2022

Text size Dreamstime Shopify stock tumbled on Wednesday after the e-commerce software company reported fourth-quarter earnings that narrowly beat expectations, but cautioned about revenue headwinds in the first half of 2022. The shares fell 16% to $746.99 at 9:52 am on Wednesday. Shopify (ticker: SHOP) posted an adjusted quarterly profit of $1.36 a share, beating … Read more

Mods Accused of Bitcoin Mining, Viruses Removed From Steam

Mods Accused of Bitcoin Mining, Viruses Removed From Steam

screenshot: Cities: Skylines Over the last few days, a series of mods for the PC strategy game Cities: Skylines have been removed from Steam after users began fearing that they contained all kinds of nasty stuff, from keyloggers to viruses to bitcoin mining software. The alarm was sounded by this NME story and subsequent Reddit … Read more

Google Stadia May Not Be Long for This World

Google Stadia May Not Be Long for This World

The Stadia controller that could become a collector’s item someday with the way things are going.Photo: Joanna Nelius / Gizmodo Stadia may not have blossomed into the clouds gaming-service that Google had hoped, but the technology behind it may live on by power other services. Google Stadia was supposed to be a gamer’s dream: You … Read more

Congress’s crypto traders: The US lawmakers who buy and sell digital currencies

Congress's crypto traders: The US lawmakers who buy and sell digital currencies

Cryptocurrency trading is not as popular in Congress as the buying and selling of stocks, but a few US lawmakers have become active traders of digital currencies ranging from bitcoin to dogecoin. Seven lawmakers have disclosed transactions involving cryptocurrency assets that were made in 2021 by themselves or family members, according to an analysis from … Read more

Congress’s crypto traders: The US lawmakers who buy and sell digital currencies

Congress's crypto traders: The US lawmakers who buy and sell digital currencies

Cryptocurrency trading is not as popular in Congress as the buying and selling of stocks, but a few US lawmakers have become active traders of digital currencies ranging from bitcoin to dogecoin. Seven lawmakers have disclosed transactions involving cryptocurrency assets that were made in 2021 by themselves or family members, according to an analysis from … Read more