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Control your Roomba with just your voice thanks to a new Alexa integration

Written on March 23, 2017

If autonomy in and of itself doesn’t make your Roomba the best vacuum cleaner of all time, perhaps voice activation will do the trick. Get excited, friends. Everyone’s favorite self-driving vacuum cleaner just added an Amazon Alexa integration, allowing you to communicate with your cleaning assistant with naught but your voice. Moreover, the Roomba’s associated Read more »

The best free alternative to uTorrent 2017

Written on March 22, 2017

uTorrent was once a lightweight alternative to BitTorrent’s official client, but since its takeover by the company it’s become less appealing, with an interface burdened by ads. If you’re starting to feel disenchanted, it’s time to find an alternative. In fact, if you start looking for free alternatives to uTorrent, you’re likely to find yourself Read more »

Adobe Acrobat, Edge, Safari, and Ubuntu fall during first day of hacking contest

Written on March 16, 2017

Bug hunters have gathered again to test their skills against some of the most popular and mature software programs during the Pwn2Own hacking contest. During the first day, they successfully demonstrated exploits against Microsoft Edge, Apple’s Safari, Adobe Reader, and Ubuntu Desktop. The Pwn2Own contest runs every year during the CanSecWest security conference in Vancouver, Read more »