TekThing 110 – Razer BlackWidow Chroma V2, Lock Facebook w/ A Key! AmFilm Tempered Glass Screen Protector, Standard Notes
Razer BlackWidow Chroma V2, Lock Facebook With A U2F Key! AmFilm Tempered Glass Screen Protector, Magpul Bump vs Lifeproof Fre
AmFilm Tempered Glass Screen Protector
How long will Patrick’s iPhone last? A lot longer with an AmFilm Tempered Glass Screen Protector. We install it in the video, and talk Magpul Bump vs. Lifeproof Fre cases!
Razer BlackWidow Chroma V2 Review
Razer’s updated the $169.99 BlackWidow with new key options, we love Razer Greens, but is the Razer Yellow our least favorite mechanical key we’ve ever used?
Note Taking Apps!
Kurian emailed ask @ tekthing.com with some thoughts on “simple note-taking/journaling software,” including Google Keep, Simplenote, and Standard Notes! Find out more in the video, including why folks still love Evernote, and why Standard Notes might last the longest.
A New Facebook Key!
Facebook added Universal 2nd Factor 2FA(U2F) as a 2 factor option for accouns this week. Find out what U2F is, and how to set a key up on your Facebook account in the video… and find out if you won’t be able to use SMS text messages for 2FA in the future! https://www.facebook.com/help/401566786855239
Cheap HDMI Cables for 4K TVs, HDMI 2.1
Charles M, aka @michaelm6501 tweets, “any recommendations on fairly inexpensive 4k HDR HDMI cables?” Amazon Basics High Speed HDMI Cables will work just fine, at least until HDMI 2.1 comes out laaaaate this year… more info on HDMI 2.1 in the video!
Leave Lastpass Offline Mode On?
Ron thinks you should leave LastPass offline mode on, because “if the LastPass cloud service goes down, you won’t be able to log into ANYTHING you’ve stored in LastPass AT ALL.” Shannon has a more secure option in the video.
Android VPNs That Don’t Work!!!
Remember when we said you really have to trust your VPN? A new study found a -lot- of Android VPNs aren’t worth trusting!
Do Something Analog
And remember … once in awhile… put down the phone, step away from the screen, close the laptop… and do something analog, like dig a new sump for your sump pump… so much rain here in California!
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