What’s in the Johnny Depp Documents? The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide to Kid Culture

What’s in the Johnny Depp Documents?  The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide to Kid Culture

Photo: BAKOUNINE (Shutterstock) This week’s Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide features a grab-bag of unrelated nonsense from the world of young people culture, including an info-dump of salacious material in the seemingly endless imbroglio between Amber Heard and Johnny Depp, a look into the Minecraft musical theater community, and a viral video from the Dawn of Time … Read more

Everything New in Chrome 104

Everything New in Chrome 104

Photo: monticello (Shutterstock) Google’s latest update, Chrome 104, is here. Assuming you have the surprisingly generous system requirementsyou can update your browser today to take advantage of it new features and changes. The biggest UI changes are for Chromebook users running Chrome OS, but all Chrome users will benefit from the security patches. The new … Read more

The Hidden Way to Monitor Your Mac’s Temperature for Free

The Hidden Way to Monitor Your Mac’s Temperature for Free

Photo: pisaphotography (Shutterstock) Apple silicon—including the M1 and new M2 chips—has a reputation for staying cool even under intense workloads. Intel Macs, on the other hand, run notoriously thief. They’re still capable computers, but they heat up fast, which, in turn, slows things down. If you have an Intel-based Mac, you’ve probably experienced this computational … Read more

This Malware Was Installed 10 Million Times on Android

This Malware Was Installed 10 Million Times on Android

Photo: Arthur_Shevtsov (Shutterstock) Clearly the Google Play Store is no place to download apps willy-nilly. Sure, most of the options on offer are perfectly safe, but far too many malicious apps sneak in under the radar. A week after we updated you on a recent infestation came news of another batch of apps discovered to … Read more

How to Identify and Combat Grocery Store ‘Shrinkflation’

How to Identify and Combat Grocery Store ‘Shrinkflation’

Photo: Jub-Job (Shutterstock) While there are some signs that inflation is going to start getting better in this country, things remain pretty grim. In some areas, the cost of a wide range of products and services has gone up nearly 10%, while income has stagnated or risen much more modestly. The grocery store is where … Read more

Even More Android Malware Was Discovered on Google Play

Even More Android Malware Was Discovered on Google Play

Photo: tokkete (Shutterstock) Cybersecurity researchers at Zscaler ThreatLabz discovered yet another batch of Android malware that was openly available on the Google Play Store and downloaded by hundreds of thousands of users before it was removed. This group includes dozens of apps that hid three major malware strains: Joker, Facestealer, and Coper. Despite sounding like … Read more

What’s New on Netflix in August 2022

What’s New on Netflix in August 2022

While every month of Netflix arrivals includes a little something for everyone, the most obviously anticipated August release is the big-budget, star-studded adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s seminal comic The Sandman (Aug. 5). The cast features Tom Sturridge, Jenna Coleman, Gwendoline Christie, Taron Egerton, as well as the role I’m most excited to see come to … Read more