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Another title for this post could be:
“BS branding in Copronomics”.

A certain type of marketing, which could have started from “professional” lines of products (“blue” series of Bosch instead of “green”), nowadays reaches quite absurd stage of BS-branding. Have you heard of “pro”-series of toothbrushes? Seriously, “professional” TOOTHBRUSHES?!.. But marketing guru’s do not stop there…
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https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2015/02/how-remove-superfish-adware-your-lenovo-computer

/ And I was actually considering buying a Thinkpad from Lenovo, as my x40 is getting quite old now, and has recently lost completely it’s battery capacity.
This Superfishy scandal might be a reason to avoid any products from Lenovo now. What a shame…

Tässä on outo huijausviesti, joka on äsken tullut minun googlen sähköpostiini:

Uskooko kukaan ettei tämä ole huijausviesti?!

Some fraudsters pretend to be Microsoft

Mikä tekee tästä oudon, että tämmöistä päivänselvää scammiä ei ollut pitkään (jos olikaan) Gmailissa. Tällä kertaa huijarit jotenkin onnistuivat huijaamaan myös Googlen turvallisuussystemeitä ja huijausviesti päätyikin suoraan postilaatikkoon.
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A small fix for Java updates
Just recently I’ve found a great advice on protecting your computer when updating Java:
* Find the Java Control Panel
(Configure Java);
* Go to advanced options
(the last tab, Advanced);
* near the bottom in Miscellaneous tell java not to bug you with crapware
(Suppress sponsor offers).

That’s it!

Source:
http://yro.slashdot.org/comments.pl?sid=5535869&cid=47672859
from:
http://yro.slashdot.org/story/14/08/14/190237/google-expands-safe-browsing-to-block-unwanted-downloads