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  • Cool backgrounds: Virtual backgrounds for Zoom May 18, 2022
    Update your Zoom or Teams background with this collection of the best images for your next video conference. The post Cool backgrounds: Virtual backgrounds for Zoom appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Teena Maddox
  • CES 2022: 15 weird products you’ll find in Las Vegas this week January 7, 2022
    Everyone with a new product, and that means everyone, comes to CES. Here's a look at some of the strangest, most unexpected and most questionable technology of 2022 … so far. The post CES 2022: 15 weird products you’ll find in Las Vegas this week appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Brandon Vigliarolo
  • Photos: 9 best tasks humans have offloaded to robotic helpers September 3, 2021
    From "bionic" mixologists and roving pizza delivery pros, here are some of the top tasks humans have handed over to humanity's robotic sidekicks. The post Photos: 9 best tasks humans have offloaded to robotic helpers appeared first on TechRepublic.
    R. Dallon Adams
  • Virtual classroom: 11 Zoom backgrounds for school children and educators August 24, 2021
    Virtual backgrounds are a popular option for students and teachers alike. Here are some of the top Zoom backgrounds for school to help add a little personality to the remote learning experience. The post Virtual classroom: 11 Zoom backgrounds for school children and educators appeared first on TechRepublic.
    R. Dallon Adams
  • Photos: Windows 365 Business in action August 23, 2021
    We took Microsoft's cloud PC platform for a spin. Here's what we found. The post Photos: Windows 365 Business in action appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Simon Bisson
  • Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Best robotics and innovative tech we’ve seen at the games so far August 21, 2021
    The 2020 Olympics have featured many innovative additions ranging from humanoid basketball players and ball-chasing bots to autonomous athlete transport vehicles. Here are some of the top innovations we've seen so far. The post Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Best robotics and innovative tech we’ve seen at the games so far appeared first on TechRepublic.
    R. Dallon Adams
  • Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2021: A first look at all the new devices August 21, 2021
    There were a lot of new hardware announcements at Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked 2021 event. Here's a first look at all the new devices. The post Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2021: A first look at all the new devices appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Brandon Vigliarolo
  • Photos: Windows 11 features you need to know July 7, 2021
    You can take Windows 11 for a spin via Microsoft's Windows Insider preview. Here's a look at all of the major features, changes and enhancements you'll find so far in the next generation of Windows. The post Photos: Windows 11 features you need to know appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Lance Whitney
  • Raspberry Pi: All the latest devices, from Pi 400 to Pico June 10, 2021
    Demand for Raspberry Pi's tiny computers soared in 2020 following the overnight switch to home working. After the launch of Raspberry Pi's High Quality Camera in April 2020, the company went on to launch the 8GB Raspberry Pi 4, the Compute Module 4, the Raspberry Pi 400, and most recently, the $4 Raspberry Pi Pico […]
    Owen Hughes
  • Lunar Eclipse: Dark sky images of a super blood moon May 25, 2021
    The lunar eclipse on May 26 will be a supermoon, also known as a super blood moon, and will begin approximately 1:46 a.m. PT. It will be visible in the western U.S. as well as Australia, East Asia and points beyond. It is also a super flower blood moon because May's full moon is the […]
    Teena Maddox
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  • How to set a default gateway with the new Netplan method May 19, 2022
    With the latest release of Ubuntu, the method of defining a default gateway in Netplan has changed. Jack Wallen shows you how to use the new routes option. The post How to set a default gateway with the new Netplan method appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Jack Wallen
  • Qualcomm and AMD collaborate to optimize FastConnect platform May 17, 2022
    The agreement will pair AMD’s processors with Qualcomm’s platform, allowing for enhanced Wi-Fi capabilities. The post Qualcomm and AMD collaborate to optimize FastConnect platform appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Brian Stone
  • Ansible vs Puppet: Compare DevOps tools May 16, 2022
    Ansible and Puppet are both capable tools for managing server infrastructure. See how the features of these DevOps tools compare. The post Ansible vs Puppet: Compare DevOps tools appeared first on TechRepublic.
    James La Forte
  • PowerShell tutorial: The basics of PowerShell scripting May 12, 2022
    PowerShell can save you a lot of time on Windows admin tasks, but to use it effectively you need to understand how it works. Here's a crash course in Windows PowerShell scripting basics to get you started. The post PowerShell tutorial: The basics of PowerShell scripting appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Scott Matteson
  • 10 ways to check ports in Linux to help troubleshoot systems May 6, 2022
    System and network troubleshooting often involves checking and obtaining information about ports to ensure functionality and determine the source of problems. Learn handy tips to help keep systems running smoothly. The post 10 ways to check ports in Linux to help troubleshoot systems appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Scott Matteson
  • How to install the NordLayer VPN client on Linux and connect it to a virtual network May 4, 2022
    If you're looking to employ a solid VPN service for remote workers, NordLayer VPN is an outstanding option. Find out how to install and use the client on both Ubuntu Desktop and Fedora 36. The post How to install the NordLayer VPN client on Linux and connect it to a virtual network appeared first on […]
    Jack Wallen
  • Amazon CloudWatch vs Pingdom: Monitoring tool comparison May 3, 2022
    Let's compare the features of two popular website monitoring tools, Pingdom and Amazon CloudWatch, to determine what makes each one unique and what you should consider before adopting each tool. The post Amazon CloudWatch vs Pingdom: Monitoring tool comparison appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Franklin Okeke
  • Spinning up the metaverse flywheel requires better hardware and faster connectivity May 2, 2022
    New research shows business users and consumers are curious but skeptical about the viability of virtual worlds–at least for now. The post Spinning up the metaverse flywheel requires better hardware and faster connectivity appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Veronica Combs
  • How to set a default gateway with Netplan, now that gateway4 has been deprecated May 2, 2022
    With the latest release of Ubuntu, the method of defining a default gateway in Netplan has changed. Jack Wallen shows you how to use the new routes option. The post How to set a default gateway with Netplan, now that gateway4 has been deprecated appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Jack Wallen
  • IDC: Fit-For-Purpose IT Infrastructure for Digitally Determined Organizations April 29, 2022
    Maintaining a modern server environment is becoming a critical success factor for enterprises in most industries. End-user expectations have risen to a point where IT is expected to be ubiquitous in the same way electricity is. Unexpected outages and downtime can have a direct impact on revenue and customer satisfaction; hence the need for a […]
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  • TechRepublic Premium editorial calendar: IT policies, checklists, toolkits, and research for download May 20, 2022
    TechRepublic Premium content helps you solve your toughest IT issues and jump-start your career or next project. The post TechRepublic Premium editorial calendar: IT policies, checklists, toolkits, and research for download appeared first on TechRepublic.
    TechRepublic Staff
  • 6 best cameras for video conferencing May 20, 2022
    With remote work as the new normal, video conferencing has become even more critical to daily business operations. Professionals need to have quality equipment to hold quality meetings. The post 6 best cameras for video conferencing appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Macy Bayern
  • Quick glossary: Industrial Internet of Things May 20, 2022
    The digital transformation required by implementing the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is a radical change from business as usual. This quick glossary of 30 terms and concepts relating to IIoT will help you get a handle on what IIoT is and what it can do for your business.. From the glossary’s introduction: While the […]
  • How to recruit and hire an Operations Research Analyst May 20, 2022
    Recruiting an Operations Research Analyst with the right combination of technical expertise and experience will require a comprehensive screening process. This Hiring Kit provides an adjustable framework your business can use to find, recruit and ultimately hire the right person for the job.This hiring kit from TechRepublic Premium includes a job description, sample interview questions […]
  • Sample file: How to convert a birth date to an age without an expression using Microsoft Excel Power Query May 20, 2022
    This is the demonstration file to accompany the article, How to convert a birth date to an age without an expression using Microsoft Excel Power Query, by Susan Harkins. The post Sample file: How to convert a birth date to an age without an expression using Microsoft Excel Power Query appeared first on TechRepublic.
  • Sample file: How to use VBA to get to the beginning and the end of a Microsoft Word document May 19, 2022
    This is the demonstration file to accompany the article, How to use VBA to get to the beginning and the end of a document in Microsoft Word, by Susan Harkins. The post Sample file: How to use VBA to get to the beginning and the end of a Microsoft Word document appeared first on TechRepublic.
  • Sample file: How to display negative numbers in red in Microsoft Excel May 19, 2022
    This is the demonstration file to accompany the article, How to display negative numbers in red in Microsoft Excel, by Susan Harkins. The post Sample file: How to display negative numbers in red in Microsoft Excel appeared first on TechRepublic.
  • How storytelling can make you a more effective presenter May 18, 2022
    Our natural human instinct for sharing and hearing stories can be a highly effective tool for presenting information of all sorts. The post How storytelling can make you a more effective presenter appeared first on TechRepublic.
    Patrick Gray
  • The All-In-One 2022 Super-Sized Ethical Hacking Bundle May 18, 2022
    Take Your Ethical Hacking Expertise to the Next Level! – From Python 3 to Complete NMAP The post The All-In-One 2022 Super-Sized Ethical Hacking Bundle appeared first on TechRepublic.
  • Sample file: How to use UNIQUE() to populate a dropdown in Microsoft Excel May 18, 2022
    This is the demonstration file to accompany the article, How to use UNIQUE() to populate a dropdown in Microsoft Excel by Susan Harkins. The post Sample file: How to use UNIQUE() to populate a dropdown in Microsoft Excel appeared first on TechRepublic.