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Netflix brings offline viewing to Windows 10 PCs and tablets - TechCrunch

Mon, 2017-04-03 16:52

TechCrunch

Netflix brings offline viewing to Windows 10 PCs and tablets
TechCrunch
When they try to download content on a supported device, they're getting a “download error” message saying “there was a problem.” (Netflix says it's looking into this problem, and we'll update if it determines the issue or offers a solution.) The ...

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Tech Q&A: Here's how to fix Wi-Fi printing software - News Chief

Mon, 2017-04-03 16:33

Tech Q&A: Here's how to fix Wi-Fi printing software
News Chief
I tried restoring the Surface Pro to its factory settings and downloading the latest software driver for the printer, but that didn't fix the problem. ... If neither the automated nor manual solution works, the latter website offers other potential ...

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Public Bathrooms Become Ground Zero In The Opioid Epidemic - WBUR

Mon, 2017-04-03 09:24

WBUR

Public Bathrooms Become Ground Zero In The Opioid Epidemic
WBUR
"I know all the bathrooms that I can and can't get high in," says Eddie, 39, pausing in front of plate glass windows through which we can see a bathroom door. Several restaurants, offices and a social service agency in this neighborhood have closed ...

The Sims 4 won't save [FIX] - Windows Report

Mon, 2017-04-03 08:31

Windows Report

The Sims 4 won't save [FIX]
Windows Report
If this solution fixed the problem, put your mods/CC back into the newly generated mods folder in The Sims 4 folder one by one or in batches. Then test the game to see which mod is the cause of the problem. Put one item or batch in, test the game, take ...

Samsung's DeX Setup Is Too Expensive to Shine in the Markets That Need It the Most - XDA Developers (blog)

Sun, 2017-04-02 18:44

XDA Developers (blog)

Samsung's DeX Setup Is Too Expensive to Shine in the Markets That Need It the Most
XDA Developers (blog)
... terminal to create something grander. The idea was to take the smartphone Windows 10 environment from the small screen where Windows does not really shine as an OS, to the bigger screen where Microsoft is much more dominant through its healthy ...
Samsung's Galaxy S8 resurrects a fantasy tech companies have had for yearsBusiness Insider

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Flying Nightengale Nighthawks preparing for St. Louis Robotics competition - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Sun, 2017-04-02 04:31

Flying Nightengale Nighthawks preparing for St. Louis Robotics competition
WatertownDailyTimes.com
They also have to develop a solution to a problem they've identified. “Each year the FIRST Lego League program comes out ... The students created a Lego structure with windows that only allow human to see inside. It contains solar panels on the top and ...

The movie business is in denial - The Verge

Sat, 2017-04-01 21:45

The Verge

The movie business is in denial
The Verge
He stressed that while ticket prices have largely masked the problem, attendance simply isn't growing, with the exponential uptick in internet usage and other activities a likely culprit. “This is disruption personified,” he said, to a near-silent ...

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Henri De Marne: Bad vibrations in this powder room - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Sat, 2017-04-01 04:36

BurlingtonFreePress.com

Henri De Marne: Bad vibrations in this powder room
BurlingtonFreePress.com
The solution appears relatively simple: shut off the main water supply and drain the pipes, thereby restoring air to the vent pipe. My question is whether this procedure could create any problems ... A. I have had no experience with View Point windows ...

Holmberg: Pipe repair becomes metaphor for healing old wounds - Richmond.com

Sat, 2017-04-01 03:00

Richmond.com

Holmberg: Pipe repair becomes metaphor for healing old wounds
Richmond.com
Some of it would be buried with fill dirt as a neat brick rancher with sweet corner windows and a hip roof with a wide overhang was built on top of the low foundation. That house, which I had fallen in love with all these years later, was why I was ...

LA's Olympic bid leaders push for 2024 Games as presentation nears, but don't slam door on 2028 - Los Angeles Times

Sat, 2017-04-01 00:09

Los Angeles Times

LA's Olympic bid leaders push for 2024 Games as presentation nears, but don't slam door on 2028
Los Angeles Times
Facing an important presentation before sports officials in Denmark next week, leaders of Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Summer Games still seem hesitant about playing a game of chicken with the International Olympic Committee. The competition between ...

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April Fools' 2017 roundup: The pranks start early this year - Computerworld

Fri, 2017-03-31 20:38

Computerworld

April Fools' 2017 roundup: The pranks start early this year
Computerworld
It is April 1, which means pranks abound all over the interwebs. We here at Computerworld are taking one for the team, doing the hard work of researching the best pranks around so that we can share them with you. It is a thankless job, but somebody's ...

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Microsoft releases cumulative update Build 15063.11 for Windows 10 Creators Update - BetaNews

Fri, 2017-03-31 18:50

BetaNews

Microsoft releases cumulative update Build 15063.11 for Windows 10 Creators Update
BetaNews
We need Windows Insiders to help validate the first Cumulative Update to go out for the Windows 10 Creators Update which is set to begin rolling out to customers around the world on April 11th, Today we are releasing a Cumulative Update Build 15063.11 ...
Managing the Windows 10 Creators Update rollout for a seamless experience - Windows Experience BlogWindows ...Windows Blog

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Best Windows antivirus 2017 - PC Advisor

Fri, 2017-03-31 12:10

PC Advisor

Best Windows antivirus 2017
PC Advisor
Antivirus doesn't offer a perfect solution to the problem of malware, but it is a critical first step to securing your PC or laptop. To help prevent viruses infecting your PC you must install antivirus, and then regularly update your antivirus software ...

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Twitter's Fidelity to Its Past Is Holding It Back - Inc.com

Thu, 2017-03-30 23:20

Inc.com

Twitter's Fidelity to Its Past Is Holding It Back
Inc.com
The point of Twitter is to share content, especially the kind created around live events, and a 140-character limit does nothing to facilitate that. The problem of conversations on social media is one that Facebook solved years ago, and in stark ...

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Update now! Microsoft unloads Windows and Office patches for March - InfoWorld

Thu, 2017-03-30 22:17

InfoWorld

Update now! Microsoft unloads Windows and Office patches for March
InfoWorld
Microsoft's manual solution involved another byzantine series of steps. As best I can tell -- the jury's still out -- the new Office C-t-R version 7870.2013, released on March 27, solves the problem, although it doesn't undo the changes many people had ...

Window washer wait outrages many - New Zealand Herald

Thu, 2017-03-30 21:12

Window washer wait outrages many
New Zealand Herald
News that it could take months to solve Whangarei's problem with window washers has outraged many Advocate readers. Our story about a Whangarei woman's ... There is actually quite a simple solution. Make it a ticketable offence for drivers to pay ...

Tech Q&A: Here's how to fix Wi-Fi printing software - Colorado Springs Gazette

Thu, 2017-03-30 20:26

Tech Q&A: Here's how to fix Wi-Fi printing software
Colorado Springs Gazette
I tried restoring the Surface Pro to its factory settings and downloading the latest software driver for the printer, but that didn't fix the problem. ... If neither the automated nor manual solution works, the latter website offers other potential ...

Don't Shoot the Messenger - Lusk Herald

Thu, 2017-03-30 18:37

Don't Shoot the Messenger
Lusk Herald
There were childhood crushes and bullies, shattered windows and broken hearts. Proud moments and painful lessons. And before I knew it, young, ... Parenting problem solved. He also had a bad habit of punching when he was embarrassed or excited. With ...

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Microsoft releases ISOs for Windows 10 Creators Update build 15063 - OnMSFT (blog)

Thu, 2017-03-30 01:09

OnMSFT (blog)

Microsoft releases ISOs for Windows 10 Creators Update build 15063
OnMSFT (blog)
If you want to install the latest Windows 10 Insider build without joining the Windows Insider Program, you now can do so using recently published ISOs files. Indeed, Twitter user Steve Truman discovered yesterday that Microsoft quietly released ISOs ...
Is it time for Microsoft to rethink Windows 10?BetaNews
Windows 10 build 15063 issues: Bluee screen on Mobile, install fails, and moreWindows Report
With new security features in place is it time to try Microsoft Edge?TechRepublic

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Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: March 28 - Danville Advocate

Wed, 2017-03-29 20:06

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: March 28
Danville Advocate
If that problem can be solved, future visitors could come to the depot and watch trains roll by the windows as they browse the museum or sip a hot coffee. Of course, there would still be another hurdle to clear — funding. But that bridge will have to ...