• Ring Video Doorbell 2 review: Simple, effective smart home done right

    10 days ago - By Windows Central

    The smart home begins at the front door with the Ring Video Doorbell 2.
    I just moved into a new house, which gave me the perfect opportunity to check out a product I'd lusted after from afar: the Ring Video Doorbell. We've looked at it a few times on Windows Central, initially as part of our Hidden Gems campaign in 2016, and then earlier in 2017 with a review of the range-topping consumer model, the .
    There are now three products in Ring's consumer doorbell lineup, and the one I've got is the middle of the pack. The imaginatively named Video Doorbell 2 sits above the original model and...
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  • Web sites as apps? Monument Browser gets URL-less 'app' mode

    Web sites as apps? Monument Browser gets URL-less 'app' mode

    11 days ago - By All About Windows Phone

    Monument Browser is a UWP alternative to the default Edge browser, with many bells and whistles. And one such new trick in the latest v2.2.1042.0 is that if you head into web pages via a pinned Start screen tile/shortcut, they're treated as applications, i.e. after a few seconds the browser URL bar is auto-hidden. So you can pin your bank, your taxi service, Facebook, whatever to your Start screen and then it's very much like using a HTML5-based application, with no typical browser furniture distractions.
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  • Centralized security in the cloud is the best security model

    11 days ago - By InfoWorld

    It's 6:00 a.m. on a Monday morning. You get an automated text from your security systems that a DDOS attack was attempted, but new security policies downloaded several hours earlier proactively protected the systems from the attacking IP address. All is well. The alternative is not good-meaning that you had no idea of the DDOS attack, and now you're playing cloud security whack-a-mole to fend off the attack until you can put more permanent solutions in place. Of course, other types of breaches could be much worse, in terms of their impact on the enterprise. [ Working with data in the cloud...
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  • PS4 Exclusive Yakuza Kiwami 2 Gets New Video Starring Its Charming Gravure Models

    11 days ago - By N4G

    Sega releases a new video of Yakuza Kiwami 2 showing the beautiful ladies that will star as gravure models in a new dedicated play spot.
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