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An ever evolving list, based on my breakout sessions from conferences over the last several years.
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What Is The Difference Between A Worm, A Trojan & A Virus? [MakeUseOf Explains]

What Is The Difference Between A Worm, A Trojan & A Virus? [MakeUseOf Explains] | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Some people call any type of malicious software a "computer virus," but that isn't accurate. Viruses, worms, and trojans are different types of malicious software with different behaviors. In particular, they spread themselves in very different ways. Malicious software in general is referred to as "malware." If you want a catch-all term for bad computer software, malware is the word to use.
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Instantsfun! Gordon Freeman approves!

Instantsfun! Gordon Freeman approves! | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Instantsfun! Sound buttons for every day use
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Because every classroom needs a bit of fun. Discretion is advised, of course.

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Moving to Linux !— Backchannel

I Moved to Linux and It's Even Better Than I Expected - Backchannel - Medium
Saying goodbye to Apple and Microsoft has never been easier, or so satisfying
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Reminder! If You Haven't yet, Turn Off Windows 10 Keylogger Now

Reminder! If You Haven't yet, Turn Off Windows 10 Keylogger Now | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Reminder Post: If You Haven't yet, Here's How You Can Turn Off Microsoft Windows 10 Keylogger.
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7 Hidden Windows Caches & How to Clear Them

7 Hidden Windows Caches & How to Clear Them | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Cached files can take up a lot of bytes. While dedicated tools can help you free up disk space, they might not clear it all. We show you how to manually release storage space.
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Got a new smartphone? Download these apps

Got a new smartphone? Download these apps | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
These are the apps you must have on your smartphones.
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12 Windows 10 install issues -- and what to do about them

12 Windows 10 install issues -- and what to do about them | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Having trouble installing and setting up Win10? You aren’t alone. Here are a dozen-plus of the most common problems, along with a few solutions.
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I Want to Write Android Apps. Where Do I Start?

I Want to Write Android Apps. Where Do I Start? | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Dear Lifehacker, I have some background in coding, but I've never touched Android development before. I'd like to get started, but I'm not entirely sure what I need. I don't need to "learn to code" per se, but I could use some guidance on where to start with Android. Can you help?
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The Best New Android Apps Released in 2015

The Best New Android Apps Released in 2015 | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Some really amazing apps hit the scene in 2015 -- let's take a look at the best.
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Download Wrappers and Unwanted Software are pure evil

Download Wrappers and Unwanted Software are pure evil | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Call it Adware, Malware, Spyware, Crapware, it's simply unwanted. Every non-technical relative I've ever talked to has ...
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VeraCrypt

VeraCrypt | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
VeraCrypt download. VeraCrypt 2016-01-17 13:47:25 free download. VeraCrypt Open source disk encryption with strong security for the Paranoid
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Stellarium

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Stellarium is a planetarium software that shows exactly what you see when you look up at the stars. It's easy to use, and free.
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Microsoft Is Finally Killing Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10 On January 12th

Microsoft Is Finally Killing Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10 On January 12th | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Short Bytes: In a step that was long overdue, Microsoft has announced that it’s turning off the support for Internet Explorer 8,9, and 10. It’s expected that millions of users will choose...
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Desktop Fun: Steampunk Wallpaper Collection Series 1

Desktop Fun: Steampunk Wallpaper Collection Series 1 | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Do you enjoy imagining what it would be like to live in a world where technology and fantasy are mixed together? Then kick back and get ready to indulge in some great daydreaming with the first in our series of Steampunk Wallpaper collections.
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Ten Programs You Should Install on Windows 10

Ten Programs You Should Install on Windows 10 | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
We take a look at ten programs that are ideal for Windows 10
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BEGINNER'S GUIDE FOR LINUX - Start Learning Linux in Minutes

BEGINNER'S GUIDE FOR LINUX - Start Learning Linux in Minutes | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Welcome to this exclusive edition of TecMint, this course module is designed for those newbies in Linux, Linux Administrator, Windows Administrator, who wants
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10 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 15.10 - OMG! Ubuntu!

10 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 15.10 - OMG! Ubuntu! | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
After you've transformed to a werewolf, do these things Your Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf download has finished, and installation has begun. Now you're wonde
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Just Like Windows 10, Windows 7 and 8 Also Spy on You – Here’s How to Stop Them UPDATE 11/1/2015

Just Like Windows 10, Windows 7 and 8 Also Spy on You – Here’s How to Stop Them UPDATE 11/1/2015 | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Well, Windows 7 and Windows 8 OS users should also be worried as Windows 10 spying is now headed their way too… Microsoft has been caught installing latest updates onto Windows 7 and Windows 8 comp…
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Malware Types Explained - Hacking Tutorials

Malware Types Explained - Hacking Tutorials | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
When performing malware analysis it is crucial to have a good understanding of the different malware types available so you can recognize them and focus.
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Android A to Z: A glossary of Android jargon and technical terms | Greenbot

Android A to Z: A glossary of Android jargon and technical terms | Greenbot | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
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6 useful LibreOffice extensions

6 useful LibreOffice extensions | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Extend the features in the already feature-packed LibreOffice office suite with these six useful add-ons.
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