We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more . Home / Help & How To / Apps secure your messages It's time to practice safe texting. Jeramy Johnson 16 Dec 2020 5 Source: Joe Maring / Android Central If you use Google's stock Messages app to send your text and SMS messages, we have good news — your chats can now be completely secured from prying eyes! We'll show you how to enable end-to-end encryption in the Google Messages app so that you don't have to worry about your private messages potentially falling into the wrong hands. How to enable and use end-to-end encryption in the Google Messages app End-to-end encryption is currently in Beta for Google Messages users and only works in individual chats at the moment. Until this feature is more widely available, you'll want to become a Google Messages Beta tester. Search Google Messages in the Play Store app . Tap on Beta signup . … [Read more...] about How to enable and use end-to-end encryption in the Google Messages app
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more . Home / Tablets Either is Fire Christine Persaud 11 Jun 2021 For the workhorse Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus Feature-rich family tablet Amazon Fire HD 10 If you plan to do a lot of multitasking and get work done on the tablet, the Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus might be a worthwhile upgrade thanks to the extra RAM and the compatibility with wireless charging that ensures you can keep it juiced up as needed. From $180 at Amazon Pros Compatible with Qi wireless chargers Powerful processor, more RAM Transform to laptop mode with Bluetooth keyboard Expandable memory up to 1TB Cons No access to Google Play store Only one finish option Save a few bucks with the Amazon Fire HD 10 model, which is perfect for leisurely personal use, like watching movies, surfing the web, sending e-mails, snapping photos and shooting video, playing games, and … [Read more...] about Amazon Fire HD 10 Plus vs. Amazon Fire HD 10: Which should you buy?
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more . Home / Tablets Choose wisely ... Hayato Huseman , Jeramy Johnson and Christine Persaud 12 May 2021 Best value tablet Amazon Fire HD 8 (2020) Best Amazon tablet Amazon Fire HD 10 (2021) The Fire HD 8 might be the best value tablet on the market, boasting smooth performance with Amazon's Fire OS and a surprisingly good display for just $90. While it isn't quite as powerful as the HD 10, it offers all the same basic functionality at substantial savings. The HD 8. From $90 at Amazon Pros Much cheaper than the HD 10 The smaller size is better for e-books Most portable HD Fire tablet USB-C, fast charging, and 12-hour battery life Cons The display isn't as dense as the HD 10 Speakers distort at high volumes The Fire HD 10 takes everything great about the HD 8 and takes it up a notch with better specs, a larger display, … [Read more...] about Amazon Fire HD 8 (2020) vs. Fire HD 10 (2021): Which should you buy?
Internet access is, according to New York’s Eastern District Judge Dennis R. Hurley, a “modern necessity.” Unfortunately, Judge Hurley wrote those words in an injunction, filed today, to stall a piece of progressive legislation which would have mandated affordable internet availability to all living in New York State — and which would have come into effect early next week. The bill, known as the Affordable Broadband Act, would have required ISPs serving more than 20,000 households to offer two low-cost plans: one offering speeds of 25 Mbps down for no more than $15 per month, and another offering 200 Mbps down at no more than $20 monthly. It was passed by the state legislature and signed by Governor Cuomo back in April , and would have gone into effect on June 16th. According to state Assembly member Amy Paulin , the average monthly cost of internet access for New Yorkers is $50; in general, Americans can pay about double what Europeans do for broadband access. Of course, … [Read more...] about New Yorkers needing affordable internet will have to wait
The first teaser for Tidal's upcoming TV series, Money & Violence , is here. It's promoting Money & Violence 's second season; the first debuted on YouTube where the series amassed a sizable following before Tidal picked up season two. If you haven't seen the first season of Money & Violence , the teaser probably won't help you sort out the details. The show's creator Moise Verneau calls the show , set in Flatbush, Brooklyn, "an authentic depiction of life in the urban jungle." Here's a thing Tidal is doing Money & Violence almost came to an end last year — Tidal saved the show after it failed to crowdfund its second season. In case you forgot, Tidal, in an attempt to make its service more appealing to a largely uninterested audience, is getting into original programming . Last year, in addition to picking up Money & Violence , Tidal also landed a half-hour stand-up series called No Small Talk . Money & Violence 's 12-episode second … [Read more...] about Watch the first teaser for Tidal’s new TV series