Visual Studio

Show differences between two files using Visual Studio

A side-by-side comparison of two files can be shown using Visual Studio by using the command line utility option devenv.exe /diff, or by running Tools.DiffFiles from the Command Window.


Apple Google Hardware

Major tech companies working on new smart home device standards

Apple, Google, and other tech companies have announced the formation of a new project to set up new common communication standards for smart home devices.   Project Connected Home over IP will allow smart home devices from different manufacturers to communicate with one another using an open standard with built-in security.

Data Breaches Security

Convenience store chain Wawa reports data breach

Convenience store chain Wawa has disclosed a data breach that occurred from March 2019 to December 2019.  Malware was detected and then removed from its payment processing servers by their information security team. Payment information, including credit and debit card numbers, expiration dates, and cardholder names were included in this breach. Wawa is offering one year of identity theft protection for affected cardholders.