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Getting started As both a game master/storyteller and a developer, I frequently find myself writing little utilities and scripts to help me when running, planning, and playing games. Sometimes I need a quick idea.
From U.S. government and credit card hacks to breaking into Xbox passwords, every year more and more accounts of cyber crimes are occurring leaving the everyday internet user a little hesitant about where they visit in cyberspace. And this unfortunate trend seems to be rising. According to recent cyber crime statistics , approximately 75 million scam emails are sent every day claiming 2,000 victims. While some of these malware attacks can be avoided by following simple tips and tricks while online , other attacks are becoming more specific and targeted using personal details to gain access to your information. But no need to fear – even with this rising concern you can still take a proactive step to better protect your computer.
Finding the right Windows app for your needs among the hoards of options can be tough. In our third annual Lifeahcker Pack for Windows, we're highlighting the must-have apps for every occasion. The Lifehacker Pack is a yearly snapshot of our favorite, must-have applications for each of our favorite platforms. If you're curious to see how things have changed this year, here's last year's Lifehacker Pack for Windows .