Why You Should Uninstall Your Android Antivirus Software

Android malware is a potent threat. If any dangerous variant finds its way into your smartphone, it can cause a lot of damage. It can steal your personal information, serve you with an annoying dose of ads, and gulp up your smartphone's resources.

The most popular deterrent for Android malware is an antivirus app. But are antivirus apps really necessary? Do they protect your Android device from malware? Or do they end up exacerbating the problem and maybe creating a little bit of their own?

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Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 12:00pm
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A Complete Guide to macOS Recovery: 8 Ways to Use It

Apple’s macOS Recovery mode serves many purposes. From this boot mode, you can reinstall the operating system (macOS), restore a Time Machine backup, reset an admin password, perform disk maintenance, and more. The recovery partition is also a viable way to isolate software or hardware issues, and tools like Terminal, Disk Utility, and Safari make troubleshooting easy.

Here, we’ll discuss macOS Recovery’s main features and explain why each one is useful.

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Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 11:30am
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Analogue aspires to build the definitive OS for retro gaming

Analogue’s much-anticipated Pocket retro gaming machine will come with more than just sleek design and the ability to play tons of classic games. The device will be the first with AnalogueOS on it, an effort to make what founder Chris Taber calls the “Library of Alexandria of video games.”

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Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 11:01am
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Does Zoom Mute Actually Work?

The transition to online meetings is difficult for many people, especially students who experienced the new structure of Zoom classes. The potential independence and privacy offered through remote learning meant students could go to class without the watchful eye of a teacher.

At the click of a button, students can cut their feed and block everyone from hearing or seeing them.

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Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 11:00am
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The Dark Side of Spotify Data Collection

Listening to music can be an incredibly intimate experience, and what we listen to often says a lot about other aspects of our life.

Every so often, it’s about happy moments like weddings, anniversaries, graduations, and birthdays. Other times, it’s about isolation, heartbreak, or grief. In the middle, it can even be for daily workouts, study music, or spending time with your pets. But regardless, there’s a song for every moment.

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Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 10:30am
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