Category: Hardware

How to Stop Your Phone’s Charger Cables From Breaking

Nor Gal / Frayed load cables can be dangerous to use and expensive to replace. Whether you use a Lightning cable with an iPhone, a USB-C cable with an Android phone, here's how to protect them from breakage. Take care of your cables The best way to prevent […]


Only New CPUs Can Truly Fix ZombieLoad and Spectre

RMIKKA / Shutterstock Current processors have design flaws. Spectrum has exposed them, but attacks like Foreshadow and now ZombieLoad exploit similar weaknesses. These "speculative execution" flaws can only truly be corrected by buying a new processor with built-in protection. Patches often slow down existing processors The industry has been desperate […]