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Enlarge / A Charter Spectrum vehicle. Charter is killing its home-security service and telling customers that security devices they’ve purchased will stop working once the service is shut down on February 5. The impending shutdown and customers’ anger at Charter—a cable company also known by the brand name “Spectrum”—has been widely reported over the past month. …

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The 2019 16-inch MacBook Pro. Samuel Axon A full view of the reduced bezels and tweaked keyboard. Samuel Axon It still comes with four Thunderbolt ports and one headphone jack—no more, no less. Samuel Axon The Touch ID button is now separated from the Touch Bar. Samuel Axon Arrow keys now have an inverted T …

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The front and back of the PinePhone. This photo has side views. A real picture of the PinePhone in its shipping box. The PinePhone with the back peeled off. Here you can see the six gold pogo pins at the top, along with the six dip switches. A factory full of PinePhones. This crazy adapter …

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Great news for iOS users! You can now use your iPhone or iPad, running iOS 10 or later, as a physical security key for securely logging into your Google account as part of the Advanced Protection Program for two-factor authentication. Android users have had this feature on their smartphones since last year, but now Apple …

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Penetration tests have long been known as a critical security tool that exposes security weaknesses through simulated attacks on an organization’s IT environments. These test results can help prioritize weaknesses, providing a road-map towards remediation. However, the results are also capable of doing even more. They identify and quantify security risk, and can be used …