PC Outlaws Meeting
October 26, 2020
(Note: Jitsi-Meet Only, Virtual Meeting)
Monday 9:00 AM
Note1: The following (Chromium based) browsers will work with either Jitsi-Meet, Google or Skype Meeting. These are the optimum browsers, others may cause video streaming problems on your end. Microsoft Edge Google Chrome Opera & Opera GTX Brave, but you MUST disable “Shields” first. Vivaldi Amazon Silk
1: Hearing Aids
2a: DuckDuckGo, EFF, and others just launched privacy settings for the whole internet: https://www.fastcompany.com/90561555/global-privacy-control-duckduckgo-eff-mozilla
2b: Test your browser: https://globalprivacycontrol.org/ (GPC) this will test your browser.
3: Could Microsoft be en-route to dumping Windows in favor of Linux: https://www.techrepublic.com/article/could-microsoft-be-en-route-to-dumping-windows-in-favor-of-linux/
4: Distribution Release Rescuezilla 2.0: https://distrowatch.com/?newsid=11038
Interwebs or news around the tubes
How to activate and configure QoS on your router, future short class.
Report details causes of recent California rolling blackouts: https://arstechnica.com/science/2020/10/report-details-causes-of-recent-california-rolling-blackouts/
Apple’s T2 security chip has an unfixable flaw: https://www.wired.com/story/apple-t2-chip-unfixable-flaw-jailbreak-mac/
Researchers Found 55 Flaws in Apple’s Corporate Network: https://www.wired.com/story/researchers-found-55-flaws-in-apples-corporate-network/
Review: Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE: https://www.wired.com/review/apple-watch-series-6-apple-watch-se/