Seek $200 Thermal Camera Hands On. Ello! Shellshock Bash Vulnerability, Screw Phablets: Best Compact Android Phone, Budget Mac Pro, Got Mom On Linux!

Hands on with a $200 thermal camera. Ello! Shellshock Bash vulnerability, the best compact Android phone, and more!

Seek $200 Thermal Camera Hands On. Ello! Shellshock Bash Vulnerability, Screw Phablets: Best Compact Android Phone, Budget Mac Pro, Got Mom On Linux! Shellshock Major Bash Vulnerability!!!
Do you use Bash? Heads up, a new Bash vulnerability, called "Shellshock makes Heartbleed look insignificant." Worse yet, it's been around for more than two decades? Watch the video to learn more! (And keep an eye out for patches!)

Is Seek's $200 Thermal Camera Any Good?
Back at CES, we were amazed at the $349 price tag on the FlirONE... that's hundreds (if not thousands) less than a microbolometerhas ever cost before. Now we've got Seek's $200 thermal camera in for resting. It plugs into the MicroUSB port on Android devices and the Lightning connector on iOS gear. Is it any good? Watch the video to find out what we were able to do with the beta software!

Best Compact Android Phone, I Don't Want A Phablet!
Gene writes in, "I've been looking for a new android phone, one I can actually hold comfortably, one which will fit in my pocket without making me walk with a limp. Basically, not a phablet." We've got answers for Gene, including sub 5" phone screens packed with the latest tech, the latest Nexux 6/X rumors, and why we think Gene might go for a 5" screen. Watch the video for our fave non-phablet Android phones, a awesome site for finding phones called smartphones.findthebest.com, and why we -really- wish the Sony Z3 Xperia Compact had a US ship date!

Ello.co Ad Free Social Network!
This week's website we can't get enough of, Ello.co says "Virtually every other social network is run by advertisers." ... and so far they back up their talk. Ello.com is super simple, ad free, doesn't track your data, AND it's been blowing up in the news lately so we thought we'd show it off to you... and talk about its pros and cons. Shannon can even help you get an invite!

Budget Mac Pro Options?
John emails, I'm a graphic design student that works in After Effects looking replace my old Mac Pro. I am on a budget, so I can't just max one out. Which one would you suggest I buy?" We're not sure -any- Mac Pro can be considered budget, but we talk about what we'd buy, less expensive options from Apple, DIY Hackintosh/Customac options and issues... and why it might just be time to move to Windows if you can.

File Sharing Responses, and Linux for Mom!
Roger and Michele write in response to Shannon's epic search for a file sharing system simple enough for the non-geeks in the family.... The suggestions include Pogo Plug, WD's My Cloud, Google Drive... and Michele has some great info on getting a "non-computer mother" up and running Linux!

Where Can I Buy Laptop RAM & SSDs???
We're always shopping for computer parts on Amazon and Newegg... so that's where we'd send Morten to look for "RAM and SSD drives for his MSI GX740 laptop. Find out why in the video!