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Fixing "Assertion failed!" Error In Lastpass..

Lastpass has been my choice of password-manager for years and it has never failed to deliver. Recently, after updating to Firefox 37.02 the Lastpass addon started showing error as below. Clicking the `Ignore` button made the error go away with no consequences to the functionality of the utility, however this was annoying and I got it fixed by upgrading to a new PRE-BUILD of the Firefox as shared ahead.

"Assertion failed!
File: e:\cygwin64\home\joe\crypto++\secblock.h
Line: 197
Expression: m_allocated
(for info on how your program caused an assertion failure, see documentation, etc)"

Fixing Lastpass Error

Docs.Zone : The Online PDF File Converter

With the vast technological advances that the world has experienced in the last decade or so, we find ourselves having to deal with a multitude of different tools, apps, workarounds, programs and platforms. We also have to try and navigate around the number of different file formats that are now available from different programs such as Adobe, Microsoft and Apple. If you have to deal with a large number of documents every day, and they are all in a different format, it can be extremely frustrating trying to open them all in different programs. There have been apps developed that allow you to convert files into whatever format best suits you, or the person you are sending a file to, but these need to be downloaded and installed and more often than not only deal with one kind of file conversion. This is where Docs.Zone has got the formula right.

What is Docs.Zone?

The Online PDF File Converter

Docs.Zone is an online file conversion tool that doesn’t need to be downloaded or installed and a membership signup will give you unlimited access. Not only is it easy to sign up for, it is also a tool that doesn’t limit you to one kind of file conversion, and there are a number of different options to choose from. Below we can have a look at the various options, and how easy Docs.Zone has made it to convert files.

[Exclusive Giveaway] Icecream PDF Split&Merge PRO

PDF is a very popular format to store documents in: they stay solid and can't be edited as is. However, when it comes to any manipulations with the files of such a format, it is generally difficult to find the right tool right away. Icecream PDF Split&Merge can become the salvation of the problem of splitting and merging files in an effortless and easy way.

Icecream PDF Split&Merge

Key features:

• Splits PDF documents into separate pages;
• Splits PDF files onto groups of a certain number of pages starting from a specified one;
• Removes pages by their numbers;
• Splits custom intervals of pages by entering their first and last pages;
• Merges of multiple PDF files into one;
• Both splits and merges password-protected PDF files.

Time-limited Giveaway of PDF Editor Mac Pro - Edit PDF Easily

PDF is the world's most popular e-book format and information exchanging format. It can contain a variety of information content of text, images, tables, and links. PDF documents are very common in office use, whether it is a contract, or e-mail fax. Everywhere you will need to exchange PDF files.

Normally, we will find that the PDF file usually does not allow users to edit or change the content. Although the content of the PDF would be protected, it caused that editing and modifying the PDF are not convenient. Without doubt, editing PDF documents is one of the most common office tasks. Correcting errors in the texts, insert or remove images, draw objects, these are just some examples of changes to PDF files. Editing PDF is capable of doing everything and more, that's why it is essential.

As you know, there are a lot of paid or free PDF Editors for Windows platform that can be used to edit PDF documents. However, User-friendly PDF editors for Mac OS are quite few. PDF Editor Mac PRO is in the giveaway promotion now, and why not to get a license key of it?

PDF Editor Mac is an easy-to-use PDF editing application for Mac OS X and it allows users to edit and modify PDF documents' content much easier. With the eraser tool, users can remove the unwanted content in few seconds. Also, users are allowed to add their own text or images to the PDF file, and change the font size and image size. Filling tables is possible too: there are line tools in the toolbar and users can simply draw blanks and fill text into tables.

The offer starts today allows receiving PDF Editor Mac PRO absolutely free. The list price of the PRO version is $39.95 USD, receive a PDF editor packed with features absolutely free is definitely a good deal. Indeed, PDF Editor Mac PRO allows users to add text, insert images, and add a watermark to protect the rights of copyright, change the font size and color of the text and to make other changes to PDF documents.

Data Saver By Google For Faster Web-browsing On Desktop

Google Chrome web-browser on mobile-platforms features the option to reduce bandwidth costs and enable faster web-browsing utilizing the "Google Data Compression Proxy". The same had been made available to Google Chrome Desktop users via an unofficial Data Compression Proxy extension as shared earlier, now the feature is officially made available by Google as new Data Saver web-browser extension.

Once Data Saver extension is activated on Google Chrome, the web-browser will use Google servers to compress pages you visit before downloading them. Taking user's privacy into consideration, the service will bypass the compression proxy for SSL and incognito web-pages.

Data Saver By Google

Microsoft To Offer Free Windows 10 Upgrades On Pirated Copies

Microsoft has officially announced to offer pirate amnesty to all qualified PCs, genuine and non-genuine, with free upgrades to Windows 10. Earlier, Microsoft has offered cheap Windows 8 activations for $14.99 to gain traction for the newly released OS, but this time it's absolutely free for all. The offer will be available worldwide and would also means that anybody during the first year of Windows 10 release can pirate Windows 7 or Windows 8.x and then upgrade to Windows 10 for free.

Windows 10 Upgrade Offer

[Video] Windows Hello – Biometric Authentication For Instant Access On Windows 10

Despite being the most widely used authentication system of the digital world, Password based authentication have their own set of issues and challenges. Whether it be the compromised security situation due to leakage and brute-forcing of passwords or be it the inconvenience of memorizing passwords and the hassle to input them every time for access.

Microsoft has tried to tackle the issue in Windows 8 by using Picture Login Feature, their are also some third-party apps like face-recognition authentication app Blink! as an alternative. Taking things further, Microsoft will be introducing Windows Hello Biometric Authentication Technology in upcoming Windows 10 devices. The new authentication system utilizes a variety of biometric inputs like fingerprint, face, or iris scans, in addition to hardware and software fingerprinting to allow seamless, secure and instant user recognition and sign-in.

Windows Hello

According to Microsoft, Windows Hello was designed to replace insecure password based authentication and deliver enterprise grade security and privacy for it's users. The technology makes authentication a simple matter of looking at or touching a device running Windows 10 and be immediately signed in. The new technology is designed to be much safer than traditional passwords, the combination of user biometric data and the device signature are the keys to your Windows experience, apps, data and even websites and services. Do watch the video shared below for a demonstration and further introduction to the technology.

[Video] WhatsApp Calling Feature Comes To Apple iOS

The much awaited WhatsApp Calling feature already made it's way to Android OS and there are tricks to get a glimpse of the feature if you have an rooted android phone. The feature which has already been officially confirmed to CNET by WhatsApp spokesperson and now a selected few Apple iOS users have started getting WhatsApp Calling feature activated on their devices, the images and videos of the same are as shared below. Do mind that the Apple iOS WhatsApp version shown in the app is 2.11.17 which is most probably a beta version as the latest version listed on iTunes Store is v 2.11.16.

Also, beware of the fake WhatsApp messages circulating which claims to activate the calling feature asking users to invite others to get it. The said message asks you to complete a survey after using your help to spread to 10 other numbers and will eventually install malware on the phone. Stay clear of this scam.

WhatsApp Calling Feature Activation For Apple iOS
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