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The app gap: what cyber psychology tells us about kids and screens

The app gap: what cyber psychology tells us about kids and screens | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Have I been doing my child a disservice by digitally amputating her from the world of apps?
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Blockchain and cryptocurrency: Everything you need to know

Blockchain and cryptocurrency: Everything you need to know | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Here's everything you need to know about the technology powering the bitcoin cryptocurrency today and, soon, a myriad of services that will change your life.
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Facebook’s ‘Protect’ feature on iOS essentially installs spyware on iPhone and iPad

Facebook’s ‘Protect’ feature on iOS essentially installs spyware on iPhone and iPad | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Facebook is rolling out a new security feature called Protect to many users of its iOS app. While the name might make unknowing users feel good about installing the associated free app, the Faceboo…
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Have an unhealthy relationship with your phone? It might be time you broke up - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Have an unhealthy relationship with your phone? It might be time you broke up - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Her six-month-old baby was looking up at her; she was looking at eBay on her phone. That was the moment Catherine Price realised she had an unhealthy relationship with her smartphone. Now the author is helping others think critically about how they use theirs.
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10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
What's streaming, clean up your email, fix your grammar and editor your photos.
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Facebook isn't backing off Messenger for kids, despite critics

Facebook isn't backing off Messenger for kids, despite critics | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
A recent report on payments to experts that support the controversial app has renewed concern.
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Apple is hurrying to deliver a fix for latest iMessage bug

Apple knows that it has a problem with the newly discovered iOS bug that blocks access to messaging apps -- and it promises you won't have to wait until iOS 11.3 for a solution.
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What is AndroRAT? New Android malware comes with extensive spying and data-stealing abilities

What is AndroRAT? New Android malware comes with extensive spying and data-stealing abilities | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
The new variant of AndroRAT disguises itself as an app called TrashCleaner, which once installed, can allow hackers to perform various malicious activities.
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Microsoft’s new photos app for iOS and Android lets you quickly transfer pictures to a PC

Microsoft’s new photos app for iOS and Android lets you quickly transfer pictures to a PC | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Microsoft is releasing a new Photos Companion app for iOS and Android today, designed to make it much quicker to get photos from a phone to a PC. The new app is available immediately, an
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How to troubleshoot Hey Siri triggering HomePod instead of Apple Watch

How to troubleshoot Hey Siri triggering HomePod instead of Apple Watch | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Is your HomePod hijacking the requests you make to Siri on your Apple Watch? Here’s what you can do about it.
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Facebook’s child-friendly texting app Messenger Kids arrives on Android

Facebook’s child-friendly texting app Messenger Kids arrives on Android | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Facebook's controversial app Messenger Kids, which lets parents control who kids can talk to, is today rolling out to Android devices in the U.S. with its..
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I've owned an Amazon Echo for over two years now — here are my 19 favorite features

Amazon Echo is one of the best gadgets you can buy. It transforms the way you use your living space.
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How to Electronically Sign PDF Documents Without Printing and Scanning Them

How to Electronically Sign PDF Documents Without Printing and Scanning Them | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
You’ve been emailed a document, and you have to sign it and send it back. You could print out the document, sign it, and then scan it back in and email it. But there’s a better, faster way.
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Understanding screen addiction and parental controls

Understanding screen addiction and parental controls | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Apple is under pressure from activist groups to improve Parental Controls and combat screen addiction. But what's real, what's sensationalism, and what's an abdication of personal responsibility?
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How to know if websites are using your CPU to mine coins

How to know if websites are using your CPU to mine coins | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Some websites might be using your CPU to mine cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin without your knowledge.
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How Mac Apps Can Spy On Your Computer 

How Mac Apps Can Spy On Your Computer  | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Mac: Apple used to boast that its Mac computers were a virus-free utopia, but that was before hackers and criminals decided to focus their efforts o
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F-Secure Router Checker — Is your Internet connection safe? | F-Secure

F-Secure Router Checker — Is your Internet connection safe? | F-Secure | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Make sure your Internet connection is safe with our free router checking tool.
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The best password managers for 2018

The best password managers for 2018 | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Get rid of the sticky notes and get peace of mind. Choose a password manager to secure your digital life.
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Apple Watch SOS saved a mom and her baby after a drunk driver hit their car

Apple Watch SOS saved a mom and her baby after a drunk driver hit their car | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Apple Watch continues to save lives by placing life-changing technology in ordinary places. Kacie Anderson, who shared her story with Shape.com, is the latest example of someone with an incredible …
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Meet the $40 accessory every single Apple Watch owner should have –

Meet the $40 accessory every single Apple Watch owner should have – | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Traveling with the Apple Watch used to be a huge pain in the neck, because it meant having to bring that monstrous extra charger in addition to all the other cables you already travel with.
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Millions of Android users are at risk from ‘drive-by’ cryptomining

Millions of Android users are at risk from ‘drive-by’ cryptomining | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
According to security firm Malwarebytes, millions of Android devices could be secretly mining cryptocurrency and it could be wrecking your phone.
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Your iPhone will crash if someone sends you this character, and there’s no way to fix it –

Your iPhone will crash if someone sends you this character, and there’s no way to fix it – | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
It hasn't been a good year for Apple's software quality assurance department. Between a critical security bug in macOS, a brand-new product being launched late and without half of its features enabled, or a throttling feature being snuck into an iOS update, it seems that something is wrong i
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Skype bug could allow malicious attacker ‘system’ level access, Microsoft says fix is ‘too much work’

Skype bug could allow malicious attacker ‘system’ level access, Microsoft says fix is ‘too much work’ | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
A nasty Skype bug could allow a malicious attacker to gain “system” level access, if exploited. The bug is applicable on both macOS and Windows desktop platforms.
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Pinterest iOS app now allows you to rearrange pins, reorder sections, archive boards

Pinterest iOS app now allows you to rearrange pins, reorder sections, archive boards | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
Pinterest is rolling out an update to its iOS and Android apps to allow greater control over your content. At the bottom level, you’ll be able to rearrange pins – something the company says h…
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How to shoot on iPhone - Photography

How to shoot on iPhone - Photography | Great technology tips from the Geek Goddess | Scoop.it
We believe that everyone can take great photos. Here are some simple tips and techniques to help you take even better ones — and enjoy them — with your iPhone.
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