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People are getting fed up with passwords and security questions

Pretty much anything we do online now requires some sort of password, and as part of setting up those passwords we need to provide...
Happening Now July 14, 2018

With this portable tool, your web browser goes with you

If you are in the group of people who would prefer to have some level of browsing secrecy (and given how information gets leaked...
Downloads July 10, 2018

Tech lawyer discusses 2 biggest issues today

One of the biggest challenges about our online world today is the law covering it. Technology has quickly outstripped efforts to regulate it and...
Happening Now July 10, 2018

One lie security experts use all the time and you should, too

In recent years, experts have reconsidered the use of security questions, which may ask you to remember personal tidbits like your pet’s name or...
Tips July 6, 2018

Why you need a password manager and what could happen if you don't 

Anyone who has ever spent any time with a computer or, really, any kind of gadget understands the importance of passwords. A good many...
Tips June 30, 2018

Hackers have your credit card number and personal data if you ate here

Going out to eat is supposed to be an enjoyable experience, but hackers have a way of making it anything but. The latest issue...
Happening Now June 25, 2018

Does your Android phone get a regular security update?

Whether it is for performance reasons, to get new features or just make sure the phone's security is as tight as it can be,...
Tips June 19, 2018

Call, text, email - safely and privately!

For better or worse, the digital age and internet have changed the way society functions, to the point where now it's difficult to imagine...
Apps June 18, 2018

I changed the way I deal with passwords, and you should too

I've got dozens and dozens of websites I've subscribed to. After all, I'm always on the lookout for the latest news, gadgets, apps and...
Tips June 16, 2018

Are you a target of identity thieves?

For scammers, one of the oldest tricks in the books is identity theft. With enough information, often not even that much, they can impersonate...
Happening Now June 12, 2018

10 insider ways to keep hackers and scammers away from your private files

Cybercriminals are always looking for ways to steal your personal data. We've seen a huge uptick in the number of data breaches over the...
Tips June 9, 2018

Facebook bug left 14 million users' sharing settings open to public

Facebook has made a big stink lately about its improved focus on privacy, from alerting us to specific security settings to even removing certain...
Happening Now June 7, 2018

10 incredibly useful ways to use a USB drive you didn't know

Are you sitting at your desk? Go ahead, reach down, and open your desk drawer. You know the one. It’s the drawer that holds...
Tips May 31, 2018

Keep Facebook from tracking you on the web

If there is something positive to be gained from the recent Facebook fiasco it is that we now have a better understanding of what...
Downloads May 5, 2018

5 easy tips for better computer security

You've heard the horror stories about hackers stealing innocent people's IDs, Social Security numbers and tax refunds. You've probably heard that hackers steal billions...
Tips May 4, 2018

Facebook credentials stolen by new malware posing as ‘stress-relieving’ painting program

Given all the news that has surrounded Facebook, it would be understandable if you decided to deactivate or delete your account. Do that and,...
Happening Now April 18, 2018

Whistleblower reveals even MORE sinister ways Facebook snoops and tracks you

And just when you thought it could not get any worse, it did. Mark Zuckerberg's testimony in front of Congress last week likely didn't...
Happening Now April 18, 2018

Cybercriminals love when you run this program. Update it Now!

Chances are if you use a computer, Adobe Flash is a part of it. It's the type of program you pay little attention to...
Happening Now April 13, 2018

With this operating system you can have privacy and anonymity

Just because people aren't bashful about their lives on social media does not mean they want everything they do online to be recorded, yet...
Downloads April 11, 2018

Here’s Mark Zuckerberg’s written testimony for Congress

I'm sure you know that Facebook has been under serious fire lately and rightfully so. The social media giant has had some major slip-ups...
Happening Now April 10, 2018
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