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Copying Google, Facebook now warning users of changes, locking people out, etc

Looks like another large service is experiencing issues this 24-hour period, and that’s Facebook. The Independent is reporting that Facebook is sending strange alerts including

February 24, 2017 News, Pocketables
AfterMaster Pro 0

The AfterMaster Pro purely subjective review

The AfterMaster Pro is a small box that makes things sound clearer, louder, more distinct, and more even/balanced throughout play on any HDMI or 1/8th inch

February 24, 2017 Accessories, Reviews

Google accounts saying “something has changed,” forcing you to login again

Sorry gang, we’ve been hacking you this entire time and last night was the culmination of… oh wait, that’s next week? OK… ignore that. Google

February 24, 2017 Good and EVO, Google, Pocketables
Big ol' VHS 0

VHS beats Amcrest POE IP cam in 32fps/ps test

What? We’re doing VHS quality comparisons? Nope. This was something amusing that happened at work where there sits an ancient pro video tape player. Well,

February 22, 2017 Pocketables

Tasker guest post: Nougat switching on Marshmallow

Today’s Tasker guest post comes from Rishabh Gupta What is Double Tap feature? New features on the Android 7.0 involves an improved multitasking. Nougat’s most

February 21, 2017 Pocketables, Tasker
netsh winsock 0

Fix Windows network card refuses to take IP, works on DHCP, pings time out, usually after cloning OS or malware

This week we ran into something I’d seen once before where a computer post-cloning started exhibiting the classic symptoms of a failing network card or

February 20, 2017 Microsoft, Pocketables
Comcast 0

Yet another Comcast Business horror story (endless phantom charges)

While I’m hoping to get the current Gigabit-fueled mess up (this week’s nightmares,) resolved I thought I would relay the last four month long fiasco

February 17, 2017 Good and EVO, Pocketables
Goats! 0

Quiet Facebook catch up time to be replaced with wails of screaming goats

Facebook video has been around for a while, and for quite a while it’s been actually pretty good. Fortunately the fine folk at Facebook have

February 15, 2017 Good and EVO, Pocketables

The call is today

In about 24 minutes I’m supposed to get a phone call from the owner of the site. This will be the first time I’ve talked to

February 13, 2017 Good and EVO, Pocketables, Site News
Deleting Windows Backup on a different machine 0

How to remove old Windows 10 backups on a different machine

The scenario: You’ve been making Windows backups to an external (or internal,) drive. Your old computer is kaput and you’ve got a new differently named

February 10, 2017 Pocketables, Tutorials
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