Interesting documentary available on Hulu and Netflix right now called Zero Days. It gives a high level analysis of the Stuxnet virus which was apparently engineered to specifically target the Siemen's logic controllers used in Iran's nuclear centrifuges.
Microsoft Data Protection Manager loses the disk (disk becomes RAW)
After New Installation and several days of backups, the DPM loses one of the disks with backed-up data. Disk becomes RAW, with all data lost. Configured hardware RAID-10, disks are 7200 rpm, 8TB capacity. What could be the issue?
Google Chrome is hopeless for reading social media - Preliminary findings below
I am currently undertaking a comparison of 6 Web Browsers which will eventually be turned into an article of my findings - most likely once Microsoft Edge has been reincarnated into the planned Chromium based platform.
In the meantime, thought I'd share a preliminary finding that is quite definitive when reading Social Media - Facebook in particular.
Using Google Chrome on Windows 10 (64-bit) in my case, you may be finding that if browsing Facebook for a while, as you keep scrolling down your feed, it will get slower, and slower, and slower, until the point where is gets so frustratingly slow, that you end up closing Chrome completely, re-opening it and starting again, at which point speed returns to normal.
Sound familiar? Keep reading.
Doing the same tests with the Brave Browser, I have noted none of the noticeable slow downs in performance of Facebook pages when used for the the same amount of time. The same has proven true to some extent on YouTube, though tests on YouTube and other social media platforms have not been as extensive yet.
My preliminary finding is as follows: Dump Chrome for Social Media like Facebook and YouTube and use the Brave browser for that purpose instead. It makes a *huge* difference on my system.
For the sake of completeness, by "quite some time", I'm talking …