Other stories about Public Wi-Fi

Kim's Opinion: 3 ways to stop hackers during the holidays

It’s the happiest time of the year. It’s also the busiest time, for hackers. As you're out and about this Christmas and holiday season...
Columns December 3, 2018

5 hacker-proof tactics for travelers

Your life is full of distractions, especially if you’re on the road, stuck in an airport, or touring a new part of the world....
Columns December 1, 2018

Traveling? 5 ways to not get hacked

Some people might know that traveling can leave you even more vulnerable to hackers and scammers. As the holidays approach many of us will...
Tips November 24, 2018

11 amazing perks you get from your local library you never knew before now

Today, the library is as essential as ever. I mean physical libraries, the same brick-and-mortar buildings that have been lending books since the dawn...
Columns August 11, 2018

Opinion: Summer Travel - How safe is public Wi-Fi

We all like to connect to free Wi-Fi if we can. It saves your data (unless you have unlimited data, then you never need...
Columns July 31, 2018

What is WPA3?

There are security measures in place to help you, like the WiFi Alliance's WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access). That's simply a way to protect your...
Tips May 10, 2018

7 things to stop doing online right now

You step into a Starbucks, open your laptop and sign onto the local Wi-Fi. But wait! Is that the coffee chain’s actual Wi-Fi network,...
Happening Now November 24, 2017

One mistake people make using public Wi-Fi

If I've said it once, I've said it a thousand times: Avoid doing anything you would not want anyone in the world to know...
Columns August 12, 2017

One mistake people make using public Wi-Fi that lets everyone see their files

Are you always on the hunt for open public hotspots to save on data costs? While these publicly accessible Wi-Fi networks can be lifesavers...
Tips August 5, 2017

A traveler's guide to taking a smartphone abroad

Headed overseas, or to another country? Traveling abroad can be exciting. At least, until you get home and see your cellphone charges! If you...
Tips January 9, 2017
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