Mega has been on our radar for secure file storage ever since the file storage phoenix rose from the ashes of MegaUpload. Now, the company has created MegaChat, which it bills as a secure alternative to Skype, offering browser-based voice and video chat.
Did you know that Chromebooks were originally supposed to be disposable computers? That didn't quite come to pass. But a new computer company called The Hive has a PC that you actually do trade in, year after year.
M. Reddy-Hjelmfelt's insight:
Interesting concept, although the thought of proprietary connections make me want to run screaming in the other direction. Also, the article's reference to work machines docked at a coffee shop is a cybersecurity nightmare waiting to happen
Google is so entrenched when it comes to finding information on the internet, we named the act after it. However, there are a ton of other tools and tricks that can get you answers to your question when Google doesn't have the answer.
Regular readers may remember that we've featured Chromecast deals before. If you're not checking your app every so often, though, you may want to start. The deals refresh periodically and you could score some sweet stuff.
The office apps that make up Google Drive enable you to insert links to any page on the Web, but you can also link to other documents, spreadsheets and presentations inside your own account. Here's how to get the feature set up and how to make sure you're not sharing something you shouldn't.
Android: LibreOffice is one of our favorite office alternatives, and it stands up well to the competition. If you need to read your documents when you're away from the computer, LibreOffice Viewer Beta can help.
iPad: Khan Academy has had an iPad app for a while, but it didn't offer any of the actual training exercises available on the web site. A recent update changes that, and the new iPad app includes just about everything you get with the web version.
Reading paper comics is fun, but if you want to take a ton of great reads with you on your laptop, or read your favorite titles on your computer's huge display, you need a solid comic reader. This week we're looking at five of the best, based on your nominations.
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