Supercharged

Supercharged

Every week, Supercharged tackles a complex—and sometimes unusual—question about technology, science, psychology, and human existence to find out how we can approach life better in our rapidly changing world.

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Hosted by Adam Dachis and Darren Herczeg.



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9: This Episode Has Been Redacted

July 3, 2014 at 6:00PM • 52 minutes • Wiki Entry

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about a number of fun security and privacy issues, the OnePlus One smartphone, and the return of the Chumby. We’re also answering your questions about digital bookmarks and speeding up an old MacBook. Alan Henry (Lifehacker) and Jonathan Rudenberg (Tent) join the discussion this week.

This week's episode was sponsored by the good folks at Codeship (use code SUPERCHARGED for 20% off ANY plan).




Show Notes & Links Presented by CacheFly

Tips

  • Alan's Tip: Use Google Image Search to Match Unmatchable Clothing (Lifehacker)
  • Jonathan's Tip: VPNs aren’t just for bypassing region restrictions, use them whenever you connect to open Wi-Fi.
  • Adam's Tip: If you have a handyman coming to fix a problem in your house, research the problem s/he's trying to fix. In the off-chance they make mistakes, you might be able to help and save yourself a bunch of trouble.

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