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Drop In Trigger For Your AR-15

An unreliable trigger can be frustrating to a shooter, create accuracy problems, and in rare occasions, be deadly. For example, in the summer of 2011, Zachary S. and his younger brother Justin were alone at home in Columbia, Miss. Zach was holding his Remington Model 700 deer rifle, which was loaded. Justin was sitting in …


Did You Pay That Invoice?

Imagine getting an invoice from the IRS claiming that you owe $100 in taxes for Covid-19 tax relief. The e-mail might read something like, “You have been awarded a $10,000 government grant.” It may go on to say that to get your grant you must provide your banking account information and pay a $100 tax. …


Technology Will Fail

The Nest Thermostat is a smart thermostat that is Wi-Fi enabled.   It allows users to control it from their smartphone, tablet, or computer – even when they aren’t home.   Unfortunately, Nest users learned how smart devices can fail the cold, hard way.   One evening, Nest’s thermostats suffered a software bug that drained …

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