In the News…

Sometimes we just like to give a few tidbits of info. Here are some that the Victor crew has found.

Windows 10 free upgrade ends July 29. After that you will have to shell out $119. How-to Geek has a fix for you if you decide to try it later on but don’t want to pay for it. www.howtogeek.com/

Last week there were articles about over 250 million email accounts being breached including Google, Yahoo, and Hotmail. It was later reported that most of the stolen information accounts didn’t match up with the passwords. If you are ever in doubt if you’ve been compromised, here is a handy little tool to check: haveibeenpwned.com/. Better yet, turn on 2-step verification. It may be a little bit of a pain to get started but once your device is authorized, there is nothing more to do.

This isn’t really news but a bit of trivia. You may see sites that have TL;DR popping up here and there. What does this mean? It means Too Long; Didn’t Read. It is editor shorthand notation when they indicate a passage is too long to invest the time to read it.