Safety and Security in Apps

Practical Tech Tip: How to electronically sign a PDF

PDFs are quickly replacing paper documents in offices across the country — but not everyone knows you can sign them just like the real...
Apps October 14, 2019

No time to read those long privacy policies? Let AI do it for you

If you're tired of being stabbed in the back by tricky privacy policies, this online app might be just what the doctor ordered. Using...
Apps October 1, 2019

How to tell if a Google Play app is safe

As an Android user, you know all about the problems with malware-infested apps constantly showing up in the Google Play Store. Even though this...
Apps September 17, 2019

Why just uninstalling apps isn't enough to keep your data safe

Despite how it looks, getting rid of an application from your device is only the beginning. The developers of these apps don't just benefit...
Apps August 19, 2019

Analyze your Wi-Fi, locate hidden networks

What's the best way to scan for and inspect nearby wireless networks? Using your phone only shows you what's immediately available -- but what...
Apps July 31, 2019

New innovative app shows your Facebook, Google and Twitter privacy gotchas

We're so deeply plugged into social media these days that untangling ourselves from these services seems like more trouble than doing nothing. With tech...
Apps April 11, 2019

Privately browse the internet from your iPhone or Android with this app

We like to share tips with you on new apps that come to our attention, especially if they protect your data for your smartphones....
Apps January 30, 2019

Great tactic to block spam calls on your smartphone

No one wants to answer a call from a telemarketer but, they just keep on coming. It seems like they are even getting worse...
Apps January 1, 2019

5 simple iOS and Android apps to scan for live police, fire, and EMS calls

Looking to start keeping abreast of what's going on in your community? Choose from these 5 great police scanner apps for your smartphone to...
Apps October 1, 2018

Prepare now for Hurricane Florence with these apps

Hurricane Florence, a category 4 storm, is heading for the East Coast and could cause a great deal of damage and leave thousands without...
Apps September 11, 2018
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