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Did you catch our review of the Sabrent Rocket Q4 NVMe 4.0? When you're done reading it, stop by for your chance to win the review unit as we're giving it away to one lucky reader. Happy Holidays!
If you're looking to take your computer's performance to the next level, you need to buy an NVMe drive. The Rocket Q4, a PCIe Gen4 SSD, touts speed, so let's take a look and see if it holds true.
Would you like to build a browsing sandbox that lets you surf the web without fear of viruses? This technical deep dive will explain how to setup VirtualBox to browse the web in a safer manner.
After attending a Black Hat 2020 training on container security, it's clear that a lot of work has to go into properly setting up Docker and Kubernetes in order to keep an enterprise secure.
Today we take a look at the newest NAS device in Synology's lineup, the DS720+, with a particular focus on whether the SSD/NVMe caching ability is a worthwhile upgrade on your system.
If you want portable storage you can put in your pocket and want to keep your data secure if you accidentally lose the device, then the iStorage datAshur Pro2 should be on your short list.
In order to help fight the COVID-19 virus and help people on the front lines, the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation is donating $100M to help find a cure, support the front lines, and help communities.
How many copies of your important data do you have? Are they all online? Today's World Backup Day, so take some time to examine your current backup strategy and ensure that you'll be protected!
Synology is hosting 23 separate workshops about their products. Initially planned to be in-person events, due to COVID-19, they've all been changed to online webinars, so now anyone can join.
The Folding@Home project is really growing thanks to more people signing up to help scientists research cures for the novel coronavirus. Neowin has a folding team and we'd love for you to join us!
Want to help scientists find a cure for COVID-19? Simply download the Folding at Home program on your computer to crunch numbers that will help researchers looking to put an end to the pandemic.
It was time to buy a new phone, so I went with arguably the most impressive phone on the market, the Galaxy S20 Ultra. After a day of use, these are my impressions of Samsung's flagship device.
Love photography? Want to win the joy and admiration of your fellow Neowin readers? Then check out the latest theme of our monthly photography contest and get your creative juices flowing!
Love photography? Want to win a $50 Microsoft gift card and an annual Neowin Tier 2 subscription? Then check out the renewal of our monthly photography contest and get your creative juices flowing!
Looking to cut the cord to save money on a monthly basis? Let's take a look into the combination of Synology, Plex, and HDHomeRun to see how they work together to provide one-stop entertainment.
Looking for on-site storage for your home or SMB? The DS1019+ should be on your short list, especially if want to use it as a Plex or other video server within the environment. See our take inside.
If you're in the market for one of the most secure portable drives in the world, the iStorage diskAshur PRO2, with FIPS 140-2 validation from NIST, might be the device for you and your storage needs.
Synology made three announcements at their annual event which comprised of a new mesh router, free Active Backup licenses to backup local and cloud data, and phone support in North America.
Pinball lovers will be happy to hear that Zen Studios will be releasing tables based on the old Bally/Williams games from the 80s and 90s. The tables will run on the Pinball FX3 engine.
If you need a lot of storage and want it locally in your home, take a look at the Synology DS1618+. The NAS device has six drive bays, great performance, and lots of extra apps to add functionality.
HP has been highlighting computer security recently with short YouTube videos. Today HP released a new trailer for the third film in The Wolf series, a soon-to-be-released 20 minute film.
If you love your Amazon Echo 2, but wish you could bring it with you while out and about, Ninety7 released a battery pack called SKY that will give you up to eight hours of runtime.
With the recent announcement of Synology's C2 cloud backup service combined with last month's World Backup Day, we take a look at the company's backup solution for your Synology NAS device.
People lose data on a daily basis, whether it's from a stolen phone, accidental deletion of a file, or a hard drive crash. Today's the day we remind everyone that backups are important.
If you have a lot of data and want to ensure that a backup exists offsite in case of a natural disaster, Synology is expanding its C2 offering to the world at a reasonable price, but there's a catch.
If you thought Ransomware was bad, think about what an alien civilization could do to our planet's computers. While highly unlikely, researchers have written a paper containing a high level solution.
Today Synology released three new tools that can be installed on their NAS devices. Moments categorizes your photos, Drive stores your files, and Office lets you collaborate on documents.
If you're a fan of Zen Studio's pinball engine or love pinball in general, the company wants to hook you up with two new, original tables, and for this week only, they're both free to download!
If you require a lot of storage in your home, the DS1517+ might be for you. Sporting five drive bays, and the ability to expand to more, how does the DS1517+ stack up in the world of NAS devices?
While everyone's clamoring to keep net neutrality, they're missing the bigger picture: Big business is already limiting what you get to see on the Internet, and the public is generally unaware.
Earlier this week, Zen Studios officially released Pinball FX3, an updated engine that provides improved graphics and physics and, probably most importantly, a lot of multiplayer options.
Today Synology announced the release of a new storage device, the DS418play. The four-bay NAS device has an updated transcoding engine capable of providing two simultaneous 4K video streams.
Were you impacted by hurricanes Harvey or Irma? If so, ioSafe wants to help you out with some water- and fireproof devices. They're also donating money from sales to the Red Cross relief efforts.
If you're used to using Capital One's website to deposit paper checks, you're now out of luck as the company has officially retired that service to force users into using the mobile app instead.
Using a combination of social media, Fitbit data, and diaries, PostMood looks to report on your emotional and mental health state so that you can make conscious decisions to improve your life.
At Blackhat, a security researcher presented his findings on how he is able to decode typing sounds over Skype to determine exactly what is being typed. Be careful when on conference calls!
Today is the one day of the year where sysadmins of all types are showered with love and gifts for all of the work they do. Or at least that's the theory. So Happy Sysadmin Day to our readers!
With drones flying around seemingly everywhere, companies are coming up with anti-drone technology. At a Black Hat talk, we learned which ones work and which ones are nothing but snake oil.
As one of the sponsors of Black Hat, HP is highlighting printer security, as well as showing the latest season of The Wolf, a well made short film that shows a dramatized version of what could happen.