[Sponsor] The Quip Electric Toothbrush Keeps Brushing Better

Created by dentists and designers, quip guides good habits that help improve oral health. To help you brush longer, quip packs a nifty 2-minute timer. To help you brush better, quip provides practical oral care advice in your inbox and mailbox. And to help you freshen old, worn out bristles, quip delivers new brush heads every 3 months (like dentists recommend). Not only does this make quip incredibly simple, it’s also effective with a Seal of Acceptance from the American Dental Association. Refresh your routine with the quip electric toothbrush, starting at $25.

[Sponsor] Kolide for Mac: User Focused Security

Last year, Netflix blogged about a great internal tool called Stethoscope which helped their security team communicate the key settings they expect their employees to manage instead of relying on intrusive enforcement. They coined this concept, “User Focused Security”. We recently released Kolide Cloud which enables you to roll out this User Focused Security strategy and effectively communicate your organization’s Mac security best-practices to your users. Additionally, Kolide Cloud can detect and alert you about situational security concerns in your Mac fleet that often lead to serious compromises. We look for improperly stored 2FA backup codes, evidence of unencrypted backups, browser extensions that subvert the privacy of your users, and litany of other issues that you will want to shut down immediately. All of this is powered by Osquery, an incredibly performant and open-source agent created at Facebook by the folks who founded Kolide. Kolide Cloud is free for your Continue reading "[Sponsor] Kolide for Mac: User Focused Security"

[Sponsor] Skillshare — The Best Way to Learn Online

With over 4 million members and more than 20,000 classes, Skillshare is basically Netflix for online learning. Interested in web development or data science? How about UX design or SEO? Mobile photography, film making, creative writing, even coffee brewing? Skillshare truly has it all. And for this week only, Skillshare is offering the first 1,000 Daring Fireball readers two free months of Skillshare Premium. Whether you’re looking to gain technical skills, want to unlock your creative potential, or are just learning for learning’s sake, Skillshare’s got you covered. Click here to redeem.

[Sponsor] Kolide for Mac: User Focused Security

Last year, Netflix blogged about a great internal tool called Stethoscope which helped their security team communicate the key settings they expect their employees to manage instead of relying on intrusive enforcement. They coined this concept, “User Focused Security”. We recently released Kolide Cloud which enables you to roll out this User Focused Security strategy and effectively communicate your organization’s Mac security best-practices to your users. Additionally, Kolide Cloud can detect and alert you about situational security concerns in your Mac fleet that often lead to serious compromises. We look for improperly stored 2FA backup codes, evidence of unencrypted backups, browser extensions that subvert the privacy of your users, and litany of other issues that you will want to shut down immediately. All of this is powered by Osquery, an incredibly performant and open-source agent created at Facebook by the folks who founded Kolide. Kolide Cloud is free for your Continue reading "[Sponsor] Kolide for Mac: User Focused Security"

[Sponsor] Turn Touch Wooden Smart Home Remote

Ever wanted to control Spotify on your phone without looking at your phone? Do you have smart lights like Philips Hue and want a phone-free way to change scenes and colors? Turn Touch is your answer. Turn Touch is a wooden smart home remote. Forget plastic, this is a remote as stylish as your home. It controls every smart home device that speaks Wi-Fi. Also use it to control your Mac and iOS devices over Bluetooth. This includes Keynote, iTunes, Quicktime, Spotify, Sonos, and lots more. Buy a remote for your home or office for only $59 (with free shipping). A great gift for friends or yourself.

[Sponsor] Jamf Now: Easily Manage Apple Devices in Minutes

It is essential that you secure the Apple devices in your organization. With Jamf Now you can get inventory, configure Wi-Fi and email settings, deploy applications, protect company data, and even lock or wipe a device from anywhere. Jamf Now secures your devices so you can focus on your business. No IT experience needed. Daring Fireball readers can create an account and manage three devices for free. Forever. After that, each additional device is just $2 per month. Create your free account today!

[Sponsor] JetPens

JetPens offers an incredible selection of the best pens, pencils, and office toys from around the world. Some of their latest items: Place an order through this link and JetPens will include a free gel pen with every $35.00 spent.