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Marriott suffers a massive breach of its guest records. Here’s how to protect yourself

The data of as many as 383 million travelers could have been compromised in a breach of Marriott’s Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) database. After originally sharing information about the breach in November, the company released updated information on January 4, with fewer guests affected but some unencrypted passport numbers involved the breach. Marriott says an internal security […]

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Acer Chromebook Spin 13

As Chromebooks go, the Acer Chromebook Spin 13 is about as far from the plastic budget archetype as they come. The Spin 13 (starts at $ 699.99, $ 899.99 as tested) lounges at the luxury end of the Chromebook spectrum, but unlike the similarly spiffy Google Pixelbook, it spends its capital on aluminum ruggedness rather […]

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The best MacOS games for 2019

Gaming and Mac computers haven’t always been on the best of terms. Many believe the optimal PC gaming experience comes via a Windows-based machine and won’t waste their time shelling out the dough for a Mac. The argument usually begins and ends with most Macs’ lack of a powerful GPU and restrictive hardware designs. While the options […]

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LastPass vs. 1Password

LastPass Using a password manager can be one of the most important steps you take in securing yourself online (and being “internet awesome”) but picking the right one for you isn’t always easy. To that end, we’ve pitted two of the most popular managers against one another in a battle to see which is better: […]