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Amazon finds cache of reused passwords: change yours now!

October 12th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Amazon has reset some customers’ passwords and asked them to change them, according to reports. Amazon says that during “routine monitoring,” it stumbled on a set of email and password sets posted online. Read more: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/10/11/amazon-finds-cache-of-reused-passwords-change-yours-now/

Fix Slow-Loading Windows Icons by Increasing the Icon Cache

May 24th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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The icons for your files and programs are stored in a cache, so that Windows can display them quickly instead of having to load them from source files every time. If you’ve ever noticed that Windows Explorer loads icons slowly, especially when you first start your computer or open a folder with lots of files, […]

How to Refresh the Content in the App Store by Clearing the Cache

February 11th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Are you finding that you’re not seeing new apps on the App Store, or that updates to apps won’t go away even after you’ve installed the updates? Here’s a simple fix. Even though the App Store isn’t a web page, it caches data so it loads faster, just like a web page. Clearing the cache […]