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In 1980s and 1990s U.S. politics, the term “Atari Democrat” was applied to young, liberal, and technology focused legislators who suggested the support and development of technology sectors would stimulate the economy.

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Happy Friday! If you have used some Samsung devices or services, you might be affected by a data breach. There have been a lot of breaches this past month.

We also have our first look at the next USB update, the confusingly-named USB4 Version 2.0. Finally, the Stable Diffusion model used to generate incredible AI art is now available to the public, and you can run it on your own computer without the use of external websites or services.

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TODAY'S TOP STORY How to Run Stable Diffusion on Your PC to Generate AI Images

Artificial Intelligence (AI) art is currently all the rage, but most AI image generators run in the cloud. Stable Diffusion is different — you can run it on your very own PC and generate as many images as you want. Here’s how you can install and use Stable Diffusion on Windows. Read More »

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How (and Why) to Use DuckDuckGo’s Email Protection

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T-Mobile REVVL 6 Pro 5G Review: A Pretty Good Affordable Phone

T-Mobile’s newest REVVL 6 Pro smartphone can be yours for the low, low price of $220. This shockingly affordable price tag might make you think this phone is too good to be true, but in reality, it’s a pretty great choice. Read More »

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There are a lot of features and factors to consider when shopping for a new TV. One you shouldn’t overlook? HDMI ports. You want as many as you can get. Read More »


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Google Maps is not only one of the company’s best products, it’s one of the best products in the internet age in general. Maps has tons of features you might not be familiar with. We’ll share some of the best. Read More »




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If you’re struggling to get good Wi-Fi coverage in your home, it would seem intuitive to turn up the transmit power of your Wi-Fi router. Before you do, read this. Read More »

USB4 Version 2.0 Is Twice as Fast as Thunderbolt 4

USB is still the industry standard for transferring data and power between devices over a cable, even if the physical ports keep changing. USB4 Version 2.0 has now been announced, and it’s another significant boost for USB devices. Read More »

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Windows 10, by default, sends everything you search for in the Start Menu to their servers to give you results from Bing search — so you better make sure that you don’t type anything private into your own PC’s Start Menu. Or, you could just disable the Bing integration in the Start Menu. Read More »

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