Skype now hides your IP address to protect against attacks from online trolls

Skype is adding a new default security feature primarily to protect gamers from their overheated rivals. The Microsoft-owned service recently announced it would start hiding users’ IP addresses by default in the latest update to Skype. Previously, a Skype user’s IP address was not hidden, meaning hackers who knew what to look for could easily obtain your IP address and thus target your...
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Windows 10 Will Be the Only Microsoft OS You Can Run on Some Future CPUs

If you thought the days of CPU—OS incompatibilities were behind you, think again. It’s quietly been announced that some future silicon will only allow you to run Windows 10 if you choose to opt for a Microsoft OS. In a blog post, Microsoft’s Executive Vice President for Windows and Devices Group explains:   Going forward, as new silicon generations are introduced, they will require the latest...
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Netflix To Block VPN And Proxy Servers

Netflix has just announced that it will not allow the users to use proxy or any such method to watch Netflix videos from any other country, from now on. It implies that the UK users won’t be able to access VPN content available to US Netflix customers.  Many Netflix geeks would be sad and disappointed after hearing this news. Netflix VP of content delivery architecture David Fullagar broke...
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