The browser maker said this new protection is included in Enhanced Tracking Protection 2.0, the next iteration of its ETP feature. While currently only active for Firefox 79 users, Mozilla said ETP 2.0 would eventually roll out to all users within the next few weeks. … [Read more...] about Firefox adds protections against redirect tracking
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The first step when starting Handbrake is to select a source. With a regular file this is easy; with a DVD, select the DVD drive or the ripped VIDEO_TS folder. In the latter case, you need to select a title to convert. DVDs usually have a bunch of those, with no easy way to figure out which title is which program on the DVD—save for the duration of the title. If all of them are less than 30 minutes and one is 1:45, chances are that the 1:45 title is the movie. With DVDs of TV shows, there's usually one title for each episode, a bunch of small ones for extras and the like, and a really long one that contains all the episodes in a row. … [Read more...] about How to convert video for the iPhone 4’s high-res display
"While checking in and sharing contact details will be voluntary for our customers, we encourage shoppers to make use of it in our trial stores. Doing so will enable health authorities to make rapid contact with potentially impacted customers in the event of a confirmed case of COVID-19 in our stores." … [Read more...] about Woolworths trials QR code contact tracing to reduce spread of COVID-19
To do a settings reset, go to settings, general management, reset and tap on reset settings. To be clear, this will not delete your apps or app data, so you won't have to reinstall anything or sign back into your apps. However, it will delete quite a bit of the tweaks that you've made over months and years using your phone. Things will go back to a relatively blank slate, but you avoid the hassle of having to backup and restore all of your apps and data. This is a good compromise. … [Read more...] about How to fix performance problems on your Samsung Galaxy S or Note phone
Experts have pointed out that people who wear eyeglasses, contacts and hearing aids have already become cyborgs, in a sense. So it's not a huge leap to imagine people wanting upgraded versions of such items that allow them to check the weather, or see the status of friends while on the go — although friends and strangers could also check on them. … [Read more...] about Robot Madness: Will Cyborgs Compromise Privacy?